Chelsea vs Arsenal line-ups: Confirmed team news and predicted XIs for Europa League Final 2019

Chelsea vs Arsenal line-ups: Confirmed team news and predicted XIs for Europa League Final 2019
Chelsea hope that N’Golo Kante are going to be appropriate tonight’s Europa League Final against Arsenal

with Maurizio Sarri rating his probabilities as ’50-50′.

Chelsea can offer France’s World Cup-winning midfielder as long as doable to prove his fitness, 

with boss Maurizio Sarri admitting his absence would be a “problem”.





Jorginho, Mateo Kovacic and Ross Barkley can begin in center ought to Kante fail to recover in time.

Antonio Rudiger is certainly dominated out when undergoing knee surgery, 

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whereas Callum Hudson-Odoi and Ruben Loftus-Cheek can miss out following various mythical being surgeries.

Sarri faces a giant turn whether or not to begin role player Giroud or Gonzalo Higuain up front, 

although the previous ought to get the nod providing he’s the Europa League’s joint-top scorer with ten goals.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan can miss the ultimate when Arsenal did not receive comfortable assurances from Uefa over his safety in Asian country.




Last week the Gunners confirmed that they had created the choice the 30-year-old shouldn’t trip {baku|Baku|capital of Azerbaijan|capital|port} 

amid political tensions between Azerbaijan and Mkhitaryan’s birthplace, Armenia, over the controversial Nagorno-Karabakh region.

Arsenal were unhappy that Mkhitaryan would be protected and when long discussions along with his family, 

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there have been conjointly fears expressed regarding the reaction in Hayastan if he opted to create the six,000-mile trip.

Aaron Ramsey in the meantime won’t have the prospect to log off in vogue, with the Juventus-bound midfielder dominated out with a thigh injury.

Hector Bellerin (knee), Rob Holding (knee), Danny Welbeck (ankle) and Denis Suarez (groin) are all out likewise.

There is higher news for Gunners fans with Petr Cech appropriate the last game of his skilled career – 

a fitting finish for the goalkeeper, considering it comes against his former club.




Provisional squad: 

Chelsea: Kepa, Azpilicueta, Emerson, Christensen, Luiz, Jorginho, Kante, Higuain, Hazard, Willian, Pedro, Barkley, Caballero, Zappacosta, Kovacic, Giroud, Alonso, Cahill.

Arsenal: Cech, Leno, Iliev, Jenkinson, Koscielny, Sokratis, Mustafi, Kolasinac, Lichtsteiner, Maitland-Niles, Monreal, Elneny, Torreira, Guendouzi, Xhaka, Amaechi, Willock, Ozil, Iwobi, Saka, Welbeck, Aubameyang, Lacazette, Nketiah.

Predicted line-ups

Chelsea XI (4-3-3): Kepa; Azpilicueta, Christensen, Luiz, Emerson; Barkley, Jorginho, Kovacic; Willian, Giroud, Hazard

Arsenal XI (3-4-1-2): Cech; Sokratis, Koscielny, Moneal; Maitland-Niles, Torreira, Xhaka, Kolasinac; Ozil; Aubameyang, Lacazette


Source: Reuters

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