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Arsenal hand duo debut against Sunderland, forgotten man on bench

14:35 18 August 2012

Santi Cazorla in action for Spain. Picture: Nick Potts/PA Archive

Santi Cazorla in action for Spain. Picture: Nick Potts/PA Archive

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Line Ups: Arsenal v Sunderland

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Arsenal have handed a debut to Santi Cazorla and Lukas Podolski for their Premier League opener against Sunderland.

Olivier Giroud takes his place on the bench along with Andrey Arshavin

Arsenal: Szczesny, Jenkinson, Mertesacker, Vermaelen, Gibbs, Diaby, Arteta, Cazorla, Walcott, Gervinho, Podolski.

Substitutes: Mannone, Djourou, Coquelin, Santos, Ramsey, Arshavin, Giroud.

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