Team News: Raphinha makes first start at Elland Road

Team News: Raphinha makes first start at Elland Road

Leeds United starting XI announced.

Leeds United have made two changes to the starting line-up that faced Crystal Palace ahead of the recent international break.

Raphinha will make his first start for the team at Elland Road with Kalvin Phillips also back in the squad after suffering a shoulder injury in the game against Wolverhampton Wanderers in October.

Gjanni Alioski keeps his place in the starting line-up against Arsenal with Rodrigo joining the Leeds United bench alongside Helder Costa.

Pablo Hernandez, Diego Llorente and Jamie Shackelton miss out on today’s fixture as they make their way back from injury.

Leeds United Starting XI: Illan Meslier, Luke Ayling, Robin Koch, Liam Cooper (C), Stuart Dallas, Kalvin Phillips, Gjanni Alioski, Mateusz Klich, Raphinha, Jack Harrison, Patrick Bamford

Subs: Kiko Casilla, Helder Costa, Tyler Roberts, Ian Poveda, Rodrigo, Pascal Struijk, Leif Davis