Keown has advice for Unai Emery regarding Arsenal duo Ozil and Mkhitaryan

Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Arsenal celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and AFC Bournemouth at Emirates Stadium on...

Mauricio Pochettino’s Tottenham Hotspur will face Arsenal in the North London derby on Saturday.

Arsenal Head Coach Unai Emery during a training session at London Colney on March 01, 2019 in St Albans, England.

Martin Keown has suggested in The Daily Mail that Arsenal manager Unai Emery should include Mesut Ozil and Henrikh Mkhitaryan in the starting lineup against Tottenham Hotspur.

Tottenham will take on Arsenal at Wembley Stadium in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.

Arsenal legend Keown, who now works as a pundit for BBC Sport, has suggested that attacking midfielder Ozil and midfielder Mkhitaryan should be included in the starting lineup.

Keown wrote in The Daily Mail: “Tottenham are wounded after losing twice in five days. Emery needs to pick Ozil, pick Mkhitaryan and go in for the kill.”

The Arsenal legend added: “The return of Mesut Ozil and Henrikh Mkhitaryan has restored some much-needed creativity. Rather than tinker with his tactics, Emery should field both against Tottenham.”

Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Arsenal celebrates scoring his sides second goal with Mesut Ozil of Arsenal  during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and AFC Bournemouth at Emirates...

Good advice?

Both Ozil and Mkhitaryan are attack-minded midfielders, and both the Arsenal players have been in good form in recent games.

With Tottenham having a dip in form and not looking very comfortable at the back, Arsenal do have a chance to take the game to their bitter North London rivals and press them back.

Arsenal are just four points behind third-placed Tottenham in fourth spot at the moment, and a win is certainly going to enhance their chances of finishing in the top four and will increase the pressure on manager Mauricio Pochettino’s team.

(L) Henrikh Mkhitaryan celebrates scoring the 2nd Arsenal goal with (R) Mesut Ozil during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and AFC Bournemouth at Emirates Stadium on February 27,...

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