Bukayo Saka, 18, impressed with two goals in Arsenal's triumph against the Bundesliga outfit to earn rave reviews. A win over Standard Liege and another against Bournemouth at the weekend would restore faith.
Arsenal have bounced back from a sticky patch in the Premier League with a return of three victories in their last four games in all competitions.
More recently, the Gunners managed a surprisingly disappointing 1-1 draw against Manchester United at Old Trafford that showcased some serious deficiencies at the club and prompted many to cry out for wholesale changes in the starting XI.
Arsenal raced clear of their Belgian counterparts, storming into a 3-0 lead within the first half an hour, and these Gunners fans have been heaping praise on the Brazilian...
"This is another game to use the young talent", Nicholas told Sky Sports. I would not expect Standard Liege to be great travellers, but they will try to counter-attack.
Arsenal went ahead with the first 12 minutes after Gabriel Martinelli headed into the far corner following Tierney's pin-point delivery from the left.
Those youngsters bring a level of enthusiasm and energy that can lift a team's performance, and minutes tonight are also important for Hector Bellerin, Rob Holding and Kieran Tierney on their way back from injury.
Arsenal boss Unai Emery will be hoping that his side wins today because the supporters are not happy with the way the gunners are playing this season under the Spanish coach.
These two sides met in the group stage of the 2009/10 Champions League, Arsenal coming out on top in both fixtures.