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Arsene Wenger confirms return for the injured duo, will start the Chelsea game

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez have recovered from their injury woes and will be fit enough to play against Chelsea.

Ozil missed last game against Stoke due to a shin injury, while Alexis has been out for last 2 months. However, both Gunners star are back to fitness now and will be play against Chelsea this weekend.

Alexis and Ozil will return vs Chelsea

The news was confirmed by Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger earlier today, who was speaking ahead of the Chelsea game.

Wenger said: “The good news is that Ozil certainly will be available.

“With Sanchez, the next two days will be decisive but I think this time he will make it to be available for selection.”

With the star duo back, Arsenal must now be the outright favorites to win this season’s title with Leicester and Manchester City still suffering the odd slip-ups.

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