Arsenal travel to Championship club Nottingham Forest as they begin the defence of their FA Cup trophy having beat Chelsea in last seasons final.

Arsenal have struggled on the road for large parts this season and this encounter will provide another tough test for Arsene Wenger’s men.

The Gunners have got much bigger fish to fry this season but they will still name a strong XI in this match against the Championship side.

Last time out Arsenal claimed a 2-2 draw against Chelsea at the Emirates thanks to a late Hector Bellerin strike which was much deserved and a vital result for the north London club ahead of another busy month which sees them also play in the Carabao Cup semi-finals.

Arsenal will ring the changes in this encounter but we’ve predicted how Wenger will select his team against Nottingham Forest.

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