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Vermaelen: Fit for the Gunners

Vermaelen: Fit for the Gunners

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Thomas Vermaelen and Carl Jenkinson are both fit to start for Arsenal against Marseille.

Marouane Chamakh has suffered a knee injury and is not fit to feature at The Emirates, but Yossi Benayoun is available again after sitting out Saturday's win over Chelsea due to the terms of his loan deal.

Kieran Gibbs (stomach) remains out, along with midfielders Abou Diaby and Jack Wilshere and full-back Bacary Sagna (all ankle).

Arsenal (from): Szczesny, Santos, Jenkinson, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Vermaelen, Jenkinson, Walcott, Song, Ramsey, Arteta, Van Persie, Gervinho, Fabianski, Rosicky, Park, Benayoun, Frimpong, Djourou, Arshavin, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Miyaichi.

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Tuesday, 17 February 2015
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PSG v Chelsea  
Shak Donetsk v Bay Munich  
Wednesday, 18 February 2015
Basel v FC Porto  
Schalke v R Madrid  
Tuesday, 24 February 2015
Juventus v B Dortmund  
Man City v Barcelona  
Wednesday, 25 February 2015
Arsenal v Monaco  
Leverkusen v A Madrid  
Tuesday, 10 March 2015
FC Porto v Basel  
R Madrid v Schalke  

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