Arsenal v Manchester City: Community Shield Team Sheet

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Arsene Wenger has named Yaya Sanogo up front as Arsenal take on Manchester City in the FA Community Shield.

The young Frenchman scored four in one game at the Emirates Cup earlier this month, and Wenger has kept faith in Sanogo as Olivier Giroud continues to rest up after a World Cup summer.

Chambers starts

New £16m signing Calum Chambers also starts at the heart of Arsenal's defence, alongside Laurent Koscielny. He's not the only new face for the Gunners, who also hand a start to Chilean international Alexis Sanchez.

Joe Hart on bench

As for Manchester City, Manuel Pellegrini has opted for Willy Caballero over Joe Hart, while new signing Fernando begins the game in central midfield alongside Yaya Toure.

There's no Sergio Aguero or Alvaro Negredo though, as Pellegrini partners Stevan Jovetic up front with Edin Dzeko.

For the full team news, see below...


Szczesny, Debuchy, Koscielny, Chambers, Gibbs, Arteta, Wilshere, Ramsey, Alexis, Cazorla, Sanogo

Substitutes: Martinez, Monreal, Flamini, Campbell, Rosicky, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Giroud

Manchester City

Caballero, Clichy, Boyata, Nastasic, Kolarov, Navas, Fernando, Toure (C), Nasri, Jovetic, Dzeko

Substitutes: Hart, Richards, Rekik, Milner, Sinclair, Silva, Zuculini

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