LONDON (Sporting Alert) – Manager Arsene Wenger has made three adjustments to his starting team for this evening’s English FA Cup third-round replay against Swansea City at Emirates Stadium.
Elewhere, Francis Coquelin starts in the midfield and replaces Lukas Podolski, while striker Olivier Giroud comes in to start up front in place of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, with Theo Walcott also starting.
Jack Wilshere, Abou Diaby and Santi Cazorla all start as well, with Andrey Arshavin on the bench.
In Swansea team news, striker Michu starts on the bench with wantaway frontman Danny Graham leading the attack this evening.
Arsenal vs Swansea Teams
Arsenal FC: Szczesny, Sagna, Mertesacker, Vermaelen, Gibbs, Coquelin, Wilshere, Diaby, Cazorla, Walcott, Giroud.
Subs: Mannone, Jenkinson, Santos, Ramsey, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Arshavin, Podolski
Swansea City: Vorm; Richards, Chico, Bartley, Tiendalli; Britton, Agustien, de Guzman; Routledge, Graham, Dyer.
Subs: Tremmel, Monk, Davies, Ki, Shechter, Hernandez, Michu