However, Arsenal need to provide Ozil a platform to showcase himself if they are to successfully part ways with him in the summer, and Europa League is the flawless competition to provide him with plenty of minutes.
"We are here with the players who I think are okay to play", the Gunners head coach told a news conference. "I think Alexis Sanchez is a busted flush in English football and I certainly think Ozil is too".
"We are at the moment one point off Manchester United".
Furthermore, Ozil has recently recovered from illness - as has Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang - and could both feature in the starting lineup in Belarus, with Suarez also bound to get a first start in an Arsenal shirt after his loan arrival from Barcelona in January. He has given youngsters like Joe Willock and Emile Smith-Rowe the chance to shine, but he has surrounded those starlets with enough quality and experience to still win games.
Analysing the game on Match of the Day as a pundit, Wright was quick to praise Iwobi for his performance and issued a message to Arsenal fans to get behind the winger.
At Least 17 Killed in Massive Fire at Delhi Hotel
The hotel is located in Karol Bagh, an area in India's capital city full of shops and budget hotels that is popular with tourists. Three people jumped from the blazing structure even as 25 fire tenders rushed to the spot after receiving a call at 4.30 am.
If the Gunners are to finish in the top four and also push for the UEFA Europa League crown, Mkhitaryan will have a big role to play.
Mohamed Elneny is pushing for a recall and he's featured heavily for Arsenal in the Europa League this season but Emery is expected to name a very strong line-up so the Egyptian may have to make-do with a place on the bench.
Aaron Ramsey was not used in his best position at Arsenal and can offer Juventus something different when he joins them next season, according to the Italian club. They picked up five points against the other teams in the group, so it really was Arsenal that prevented their progress.
BATE, who have former Arsenal midfielder Alexander Hleb in their ranks, are between domestic seasons and have not played a match since Dec 13.