CONFIRMED: Arsenal starting line-up Vietnam - Gnabry starts again

Serge Gnabry Nextgen

Arsenal have named their starting line-up for this afternoon's pre-season friendly.

Arsenal kick off a historic friendly against Vietnam this afternoon.

It is the first time any Premier League side have visited the country, and they face the Vietnamese national side, currently ranked 145th in the world at international level.

Arsenal's starting line-up is as follows:

Szczesny, Jenkinson, Sagna, Koscielny, Gibbs, Arteta, Rosicky, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Gnabry, Giroud, Podolski

Subs: Fabianski, Martinez, Miquel, Mertesacker, Aneke, Ramsey, Walcott, Akpom, Wilshere, Zelalem, Ryo, Eisfeld, Olsson

Wojciech Szczesny's recall comes after Lukas Fabianski begun the 7-0 win over Indonesia All Stars on Saturday, with the pair switching at half-time amid 10 changes.

There is a second consecutive start for 19-year-old whizkid Serge Gnabry, who set up a goal for Chuba Akpom in the club's first game.

The tour has already become famous for the Vietnamese fan dubbed 'Running Man' - You can watch his story here.

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