Arsenal vs Manchester City Community Shield 2014 team news: Alexis Sanchez starts for Arsenal with Yaya Sanogo up front

Olivier Giroud will start from the bench

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Arsenal's £35m signing Alexis Sanchez starts for the Gunners against Manchester City in today's Community Shield.


In addition, fellow new boys Calum Chambers and Mathieu Debuchy also start for the Gunners.

Yaya Sanogo, who scored four goals in a recent pre-season match against Benfica, leads the line in place of Olivier Giroud, who is on the bench.

Samir Nasri starts against his old side Arsenal while new signings Fernando and Willy Caballero also feature in the City XI.

Arsenal: Szczesny, Debuchy, Koscielny, Chambers, Gibbs, Arteta, Wilshere, Ramsey, Alexis, Cazorla, Sanogo

Man City: Caballero, Clichy, Boyata, Nastasic, Kolarov, Navas, Fernando, Toure, Nasri, Jovetic, Dzeko