Ozil out of Chelsea v Arsenal, Sanchez and Hazard on bench

Mesut Ozil is not in Arsenal's squad for their crunch Premier League clash against Chelsea, while Alexis Sanchez is on the substitutes' bench.

The Germany international was rested for the Europa League win over Cologne on Thursday, but has not been passed fit to play at Stamford Bridge after reports suggested he was struggling with a muscle injury.

Thank you for reading 5 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1