Arsenal XI to face Crystal Palace

Arsène Wenger has named the same team that beat Manchester City in the Communuity Shield for Saturday’s Premier League opener against Crystal Palace.

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Alexis Sanchez, Calum Chambers and Mathieu Debuchy make their home debuts while Mikel Arteta starts his first game as the new club captain.

Laurent Koscienly shrugged off a minor Achilles injury to play at centre back whileYaya Sanogo keeps his place up front.

Team in full: Szczesny, Debuchy, Koscielny, Chambers, Gibbs, Arteta, Wilshere, Ramsey, Alexis, Cazorla, Sanogo

Subs: Martinez, Monreal, Coquelin, Rosicky, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Campbell, Giroud