Photos: Mathieu Debuchy in Arsenal training ahead of FA Cup final

Olivier Giroud and Mathieu Debuchy

Arsenal will face Aston Villa in the final of the FA Cup at London’s Wembley Stadium on Saturday.

The Arsenal players have been training today ahead of Saturday’s FA Cup final against Aston Villa at London’s Wembley Stadium.

The Gunners will head into the clash on the back of a 4-1 victory over West Bromwich Albion at the Emirates Stadium in North London.

The win saw Arsene Wenger’s side finish third in the Premier League with 75 points from 38 matches, just four points behind last season’s English champions and second-place Manchester City.

The Arsenal players were training hard today, and one of them was France international defender Mathieu Debuchy (see pictures below and above)

The 29-year-old right-back, who joined the Gunners from Premier League rivals Newcastle United in the summer of 2014, has not played a single competitive game since January.

The former Lille star is available for the FA Cup final, but it remains to be seen if Wenger decides to use him against Villa.

Hector Bellerin has done well in the absence of Debuchy, and perhaps it is best for Arsenal if the Spanish right-back starts against Villa.

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