Arsenal vs Tottenham team news: Ryan Mason handed Premier League debut

Youngster impressed for Spurs in midweek

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Arsene Wenger has made one change to the team that was so impressive away at Aston Villa last week.

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Jack Wilshere comes in for Santi Cazorla, who drops to the bench meaning £35m summer signing Alexis Sanchez remains among the substitutes.

The move would appear to indicate a move for Mesut Ozil from a central position, where he was so effective last week, to a a berth wide on the left.

Mauricio Pochettino has made three changes to a Tottenham team that disappointingly lost to West Brom at White Hart Lane last week.

The Spurs manager has had a defensive reshuffle with Kyle Naughton and Danny Rose coming in at the full-back positions to take the places of Vlad Chiriches and Eric Dier.

Ryan Mason, 23, is handed a Premier League debut after he impressed against Nottingham Forest in the Capital One Cup, where he scored a brilliant goal. Mousa Dembele is the man who makes way.

Arsenal: Szceczny, Chambers, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Gibbs, Ramsey, Wilshere, Arteta, Oxlade-Chamblerlain, Welbeck, Ozil.

Subs: Ospina, Coquelin, Flamini, Rosicky, Podolski, Cazorla, Sanchez.

Tottenham: Lloris, Naughton, Kaboul, Vertonghen, Rose, Capoue, Mason, Lamela, Erikssen, Chadli, Adebayor.

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