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Arsenal unchanged for Chelsea visit

ESPN staff
March 22, 2014
Arsene Wenger has opted for the same team that beat Spurs last weekend © Getty Images

Arsene Wenger, in his 1,000th game in charge of Arsenal, has opted to start with the same side that beat Spurs on Sunday as his side look to close the gap on leaders Chelsea.

January loan signing Kim Kallstrom could be set for his debut after recoving from a back injury and starts on the bench.

Jose Mourinho has handed David Luiz his first Premier League since February 11, while Samuel Eto'o is preferred to Fernando Torres up front.

Chelsea starting XI: Cech; Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta; Matic, David Luiz; Schurrle, Oscar, Hazard; Eto'o Substitutes: Schwarzer, Kalas, Mikel, Lampard, Salah, Ba, Torres

Arsenal starting XI: Szczesny, Sagna, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Gibbs, Arteta, Rosicky, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Cazorla, Podolski, Giroud Substitutes: Fabianski, Vermaelen, Jenkinson, Flamini, Kallstrom, Sanogo, Gnabry

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