July 13, 2017 09:11 GMT by dailymail.co.uk

Sydney FC vs Arsenal LIVE score

Sydney FC vs Arsenal LIVE score

Arsenal's new star striker Alexandre Lacazette will make his debut against Sydney FC as Wenger's side begin their pre-season tour Down Under. Join Sportsmail's BEN NAGLE for all the action.

Arsenal's new star striker Alexandre Lacazette will make his debut against Sydney FC as Arsene Wenger's side begin their pre-season tour Down Under.

The Frenchman met up with his new team-mates for the first time in training on Tuesday and will join fellow new boy Sead Kolasinac in the starting XI in Sydney.

Join Sportsmail's BEN NAGLE for all the live action from the ANZ Stadium (11am kick-off), where a near-capacity 83,000 will watch the match from the stands.

  • Ben Nagle

    Host commentator

10:08
Stadium looks great... less than an hour to go!
The exterior of the ANZ Stadium is seen before the match between Sydney FC and Arsenal There is plenty of tour merchandise on offer at the stadium for fans to snap up
10:06
Sydney FC team to face Arsenal

Starting XI: Redmayne; Retre, Ryall, Buijs, Zullo, Brillante, O'Neill, Lokolingoy, Brosque, Carney, Simon

Subs: Dragicevic, Iredale, McGing, Flottmann, Bobo, Ninkovic, Kuleski, Curtis, McIllhatton, Zuvela, Zapata, Green, Agamemnonos

10:02
So the big news... Lacazette is on the bench!

Slightly frustrating if you're an Arsenal fan - or a football fan tuning in to read about his debut - but we're assured he will come on at some point in the match.

In fact, Arsenal's entire website is covered in 'Watch Lacazette's debut', so we will certainly see him enter the fray at some stage.

Let's take a look at the Sydney line-up...

10:00
Arsenal's starting XI!

Arsenal team to play Sydney FC: Cech; Bielik, Mertesacker, Kolasinac; Coquelin, Willock, Nelson, Ozil, Walcott, Bramall, Welbeck

Subs: Martinez, Lacazette, Giroud, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Iwobi, Monreal, Xhaka, Maitland-Niles, Elneny, Malen, Nketiah

09:57
Good morning!

Hello and welcome to Sportsmail's live coverage of Arsenal's first pre-season friendly, against Sydney FC.

It's an hour until kick-off, so let's begin with some team news from the ANZ Stadium!

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