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Ozil and Giroud available for Marsielle clash

Arsene Wenger has been given a boost ahead of this evening’s Champions League group opener in Marsielle after top scorer Olivier Giroud and record signing Mesut Ozil were both passed fit.

The pair, who linked up for the Gunners first goal in the 3-1 victory over Sunderland on Saturday have recovered from injury and illness respectively, while defender Per Mertesacker is available having missed the trip to the Stadium of Light.

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