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Pick the starting XI against Barnet

Pick the starting XI against Barnet

Arsenal has named a 24-man squad for the pre-season friendly kicking off on Saturday against Barnet at 3pm.

The squad has just six of last season`s first team regulars with Almunia, Bendtner, Denilson, Clichy, Sagna and Walcott on the list. New boys Carlos Vela and Aaron Ramsey should make an appearance and some exciting young reserves also feature with Nordtveit, Wilshere and Barazite amongst them. The squad also includes Traore, Justin Hoyte and Randall who were on the fringes of the first team last season.

The full list is:

Manuel ALMUNIA (GK)
Nacer BARAZITE
Nicklas BENDTNER
Gael CLICHY
DENILSON
James DUNNE
Rui FONTE
Gavin HOYTE
Justin HOYTE
Henri LANSBURY
Vito MANNONE (GK)
Havard NORDTVEIT
Abu OGOGO
Aaron RAMSEY
Mark RANDALL
Paul RODGERS
Bacary SAGNA
Jay SIMPSON
Rene STEER
Wojciech SZCZESNY (GK)
Armand TRAORE
Carlos VELA
Theo WALCOTT
Jack WILSHERE

Reckon you can correctly predict the starting eleven from that squad? If so post your thoughts in the comments box below or on the Match Predictions forum here.



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Writer:Amos
Date:Wednesday July 16 2008
Time: 3:49PM

Comments

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Alexander Hleb to start up front and score a hat-trick!
Gooner_Vin
16/07/2008 15:54:00
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Spot the Brit
marron
16/07/2008 16:08:00
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Shouldn't take too much spotting - there are 12 Brits in that list!
Amos.
16/07/2008 16:12:00
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Defence: Vito MANNONE. Armand TRAORE. Havard NORDTVEIT. Gavin HOYTE. Paul RODGERS. Midfield: Nacer BARAZITE. Mark RANDALL. DENILSON. Jack WILSHERE. Forwards: Carlos VELA. Theo WALCOTT Expect to see a few more familiar faces during the match, but I am particularly keen to see what Barazite does this year. Wilshere looks bright talent too.
GunnerBlood
16/07/2008 16:18:00
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Looking forward to hopefully seeing Ramsey, Vela, Simpson, Randall and Nordtveit. They can all feature in the first team in the coming season (not just in Carling cup). I would love also to see Wilshire get a run with some of the first-teamers in this game.
Bradys Chips
16/07/2008 16:18:00
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you should hammer them, dont do what villa did and stand off them though.
wimp2k7
16/07/2008 16:19:00
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I doubt we will hammer them, the team should be too experimental to play we any real cohesion, but we should have the quality to win by 2 goals.
GunnerBlood
16/07/2008 16:40:00
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Mannone; J.Hoyte G.Hoyte Nordtveit Traore; Wilshere Denilsson Ramsey Vela; Walcott Bendtner
Goofle
16/07/2008 17:52:00
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I think we'll see most of the players over the ninety. I'm looking forward to see Vela, Wilshire and Barazite. I'm going with a Barnet season ticket holder, so it should be fun!
navydave
16/07/2008 19:18:00
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I want to go! 3:1, Theo, Barazite and Vela to score! :)
Lou the Gunneress
16/07/2008 20:06:00
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