Matchday 5 of the 2016/17 UEFA Champions League continues on Wednesday as Paris Saint-Germain visit Arsenal at the Emirate Stadium. Here are all the things you need to know for Arsenal vs. PSG including previews, TV schedule, projected lineups, and live stream links.
Arsenal vs. PSG Preview
The winner of the match between Arsenal and PSG will go top of Group A. The Gunners are ahead of The Parisiens on goal difference. These last two teams met last September 13 in Paris with the result being a 1-1 draw. The
Arsene Wenger’s men are also in form heading into the match but they are coming off a 1-1 draw against Manchester United. Wenger believes that his team needs to show the world that they can defeat a big team.
“We want to build that momentum up again. We need to show we can win against a big team, so it’s more important for us to do the job. It would send out a statement,” Wenger told The Guardian.
On the other hand, PSG is also in great form heading into the match. They have finally shaken off their disappointing start to the season. The reigning French champions have an excellent depth which makes for all the injuries to their players.
Arsenal vs. PSG Projected Lineups
- Arsenal (4-2-3-1): David Ospina – Carl Jenkinson, Shkodran Mustafi, Laurent Koscielny, Nacho Monreal – Francis Coquelin, Granit Xhaka – Theo Walcott, Mesut Ozil, Alex Iwobi – Alexis Sanchez
- PSG (4-3-3): Kevin Trapp – Serge Aurier, Marquinhos, Thiago Silva, Maxwell – Marco Verratti, Thiago Motta, Blaise Matuidi – Angel Di Maria, Edinson Cavani, Lucas Moura
Arsenal vs. PSG TV Schedule
- Date: November 23, Wednesday
- Time: 2:45 PM ET/7:45 PM GMT
- Venue: Emirates Stadium in London, England.
- Channel: Fox Sports 1 (USA), BT Sport 3 (UK)
Arsenal vs. PSG Live Stream Links
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