Arsenal new signings Ben White, Sambi Lokonga and Nuno Tavares have been named among the substitutes for the pre-season pleasant in opposition to Chelsea. The Gunners have named a powerful crew to face Thomas Tuchel’s facet, with the likes of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Alex Lacazette and Nicolas Pepe beginning up prime. Calum Chambers starts at proper again forward of Cedric Soares, whereas Rob Holding companions Pablo Mari in defence. In midfielder Thomas Partey options alongside Mohamed Elneny, with Emile Smith Rowe beginning in the no.10 position. Granit Xhaka is named among the substitutes together with Hector Bellerin, whereas the aforementioned new signings can even hope to get some minutes in the second half. Arsenal XI vs Chelsea: Leno, Chambers, Holding, Mari, Tierney, Elneny, Partey, Smith Rowe, Pepe, Aubameyang, Lacazette. Subs: Runarsson, Bellerín, Cedric, Kolasinac, Maitland-Niles, White, Tavares, Lokonga, Xhaka, Nelson, Willock, Nketiah, Willian, Okonkwo.