Welbeck set for Arsenal debut

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Danny Welbeck could make his Arsenal debut in the Saturday lunchtime clash against Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium.
Midfielder Aaron Ramsey (ankle) will be assessed while captain Mikel Arteta (ankle) is back in full training, along with goalkeeper David Ospina (thigh) and full-back Kieran Gibbs (hamstring). German playmaker Mesut Ozil should be available after returning early from international duty because of a sprained ankle.
England forward Theo Walcott is a couple of weeks away from returning after a serious knee injury, but midfielder Serge Gnabry (knee) remains out and striker Olivier Giroud (fractured foot) is a long-term absentee.
Manchester City are without midfielder Fernando (groin) and striker Stevan Jovetic (hamstring).
Defender Eliaquim Mangala, signed from Porto last month for £32million, and on-loan former England midfielder Frank Lampard are both in contention for debuts after building up their general fitness.
Captain Vincent Kompany is fit after coming through Belgium’s friendly with Australia unscathed despite concerns over a calf injury.

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