(Sporting Alert) — Arsene Wenger made seven changes to his Arsenal side for tonight’s Champions League game against Olympiacos.
Striker Marouane Chamakh has been a rare starting place and will lead the attacking line.
Jernade Meade will make his Champions League debut, while Sebastien Squillaci also starts in the defensive line for his first appearance of the season.
Goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny, defenders Thomas Vermaelen and Carl Jenkinson and forward Gervinho were the only survivors from the team that suffered defeat against Swansea on Saturday.
Aaron Ramsey, Francis Coquelin, Tomas Rosicky and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain all start tonight as well.
Olympiacos v Arsenal Teams
Olympiacos: Carroll, Diakite, Manolas, Contreras, Torosidis, Paulo Machado, Maniatis, Fejsa, Greco, Djebbour, Abdoun
Subs: Megyeri, Ibagaza, Pantelic, Mitroglou, Fetfatzidis, David Fuster, Siovas
Arsenal: Szczesny, Jenkinson, Squillaci, Vermaelen, Meade, Coquelin, Rosicky, Ramsey, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Chamakh, Gervinho
Subs: Shea, Arshavin, Angha, Ansah, Hajrovic, Monteiro, Akpom
Referee: Alberto Undiano Mallenco (Spain)