CONFIRMED: Bayern Munich vs Arsenal lineups – Podolski starts
Arsenal will take on Bayern Munich in tonight’s crucial Champions League last 16 second leg, with the Gunners needing two goals in the imposing Allianz Arena without reply to force extra time against the reigning European Champions.
A whole host of Arsenal players are missing tonight, with Wojciech Szczesny, Kieran Gibbs, Nacho Monreal, Jack Wilshere, Theo Walcott, and Aaron Ramsey just some of the stars out injured.
Here are the confirmed lineups:
Bayern Munich: Neuer, Lahm, Martinez, Dante, Alaba, Schweinsteiger, Thiago, Robben, Gotze, Ribery, Mandzukic
Subs: Starke, Van Buyten, Rafinha, Boateng, Muller, Kroos, Pizzaro
Arsenal: Fabianski, Sagna, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Vermaelen, Arteta, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Cazorla, Ozil, Podolski, Giroud
Subs: Viviano, Jenkinson, Rosický, Flamini, Gnabry, Hayden
What do you think? Can Arsenal pull this off? Let me know in the comments below…