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Arsenal are preparing to face Newcastle in the FA Cup 3rd round on Saturday, January 9.
Ahead of the game, Arteta has said: “We’re gonna go after every competition.
“We are the holders we have to defend that title. We know what it means for the football club and the history that is related to the FA Cup. It’s a great competition to play for us.”
The Gunner have been given an injury boost as Thomas Partey has returned to full training, although it’s unclear whether he will be risked agaist Newcastle.
Here is the full squad:
Goalkeepers : Bernd Leno, Alex Runarsson, Karl Hein
Defenders : Hector Bellerin, Kieran Tierney, Sokratis, Rob Holding, Shkodran Mustafi, Calum Chambers, David Luiz, Gabriel Magalhaes (doubt), Cedric Soares, Pablo Mari.
Midfielders : Mesut Ozil, Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Mohamed Elneny, Joe Willock, Emile Smith-Rowe, Granit Xhaka, Bukayo Saka, Thomas Partey, Dani Ceballos, Ben Cottrell, Miguel Azeez.
Forwards : Alexandre Lacazette, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Niclas Pepe, Reiss Nelson, Eddie Nketiah, Gabriel Martinelli, Willian, Folarin Balogun.