Arsenal go into their Europa League contest with Eintracht Frankfurt after six-game winless run across all competitions. The Gunners face a Frankfurt side whose 5-1 demolition of Bayern Munich led to the sacking of Niko Kovac.

Arsenal have taken major steps to stop Eintracht fans getting into the game by not putting any tickets on general sale, they have put up two additional security checks around the stadium and suspended their membership scheme to stop German supporters from registering.

Arsenal are without on-loan midfielder Dani Ceballos due to a thigh problem, Sead Kolasinac, Rob Holding and Bukayo Saka, who are all struggling with injuries and may not be risked.

Frankfurt are without defender Marco Russ and goalkeeper Kevin Trapp.

Arsenal possible starting lineup:
Martinez; Chambers, Mustafi, Mavropanos, Tierney; Torreira, Willock; Maitland-Niles, Smith Rowe, Nelson; Martinelli

Eintracht Frankfurt possible starting lineup:
Ronnow; Abraham, Hasebe, Hinteregger; Da Costa, Fernandes, Rode, Kostic; Sow; Paciencia, Silva

Astana vs. Manchester United – prediction, team news, lineups

Manchester United have the chance to seal their place in the knockout stages of the Europa League when they travel to Astana on Thursday.

The Red Devils managed a 1-0 win when they met at Old Trafford earlier this season.

Marcos Rojo, Eric Bailly, Timothy Fosu-Mensah, Diogo Dalot, Scott McTominay and Paul Pogba have been ruled out.

Lingard, Shaw and Tuanzebe are the only three first team players to be included who have played this term,.

A number of players will be making their debuts, while the likes of Greenwood, Tahith Chong and James Garner will be given further chances to impress.

For Astana, only striker Firmin Mubele is unavailable due to a knee injury sustained at the back end of September.

Astana possible starting lineup:
Eric; Rukavina, Postnikov, Logvinenko, Shomko; Beisebekov, Pertsukh, Mayewski, Rotariu; Tomasov, Khizhnichenko

Manchester United possible starting lineup:
Grant; Laird, Tuanzebe, Bernard, Shaw; Garner, Levitt; Chong, Lingard, Gomes; Greenwood

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