Photos: Sanchez, Elneny all smiles in training ahead of Tottenham v Arsenal

Arsenal train ahead of their north London derby showdown with Tottenham on Saturday lunchtime

Alexis Sanchez and Mohamed Elneny both looked to be in good shape as Arsenal completed their final training session ahead of Saturday’s crunch clash with Tottenham at White Hart Lane.

Arsene Wenger’s men were put through their paces at their London Colney training base on Friday morning as they completed their final preparations for the north London derby.

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Both sides head into the game looking to return to winning ways after midweek defeats.

Arsenal will be without Petr Cech and Laurent Koscielny due to injury, Wenger confirmed at his news conference on Friday morning, with David Ospina set to start in goal.

Here are some of the best pictures from Friday morning’s Arsenal training session.

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