Mesut Ozil and Sokratis Papastathopoulos have been dropped from the team to take on Eintracht Frankfurt in the UEFA Europa League.
English promising defender Rob Holding makes the trip to Germany after recovering from a serious knee injury.
Youngsters Joe Willock, who signed a conract extension recently, Bukayo Saka, Reiss Nelson and Emile Smith-Rowe made Unai Emery 19-man squad.
Naija News reports that the game would kick off at 5:55 pm on Thursday, with Group F rivals Standard Liege and Vitoria facing off in Belgium.
Goalkeepers: Bernd Leno, Emiliano Martinez.
Defenders: Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Calum Chambers, Skhodran Mustafi, Rob Holding, David Luiz, Sead Kolasinac.
Midfielders: Matteo Guendouzi, Lucas Torreira, Joe Willock, Granit Xhaka, Dani Ceballos, Emile Smith Rowe.
Attackers: Gabriel Martinelli, Reiss Nelson, Nicolas Pepe, Bukayo Saka, Pierre-Emrick Aubameyang.