Lukas Podolski played centre forward for Arsenal on Sunday to mixed results.
Everyone wants a strong ball winner in the midfield for Arsenal, and everyone thinks Arsenal have to go elsewhere to find one. But maybe not?
Although both sides play a similar 4-2-3-1 system, the strength of the Bavarian side means Arsenal will need to play perfectly to beat them in what should be an intriguing tie.
Four observations from Arsenal's 5-1 victory over West Ham, with stuff on Aaron Ramsey, Arsenal's tactics, Olivier Giroud and Kieran Gibbs.
They may have conceded the fewest amount of goals in the Premier League before Saturday's match against Fulham, but the defensive leak that had been becoming more and more apparent was fully sprung.
A roundup of damning statistics and chalkboards following Arsenal's apathetic defeat against Manchester United
Arsenal once again struggled against a disciplined and resolute QPR, but Andrei Arshavin's cross provided the breakthrough for Arsenal.
Arsenal need to become balanced again if they are to return to good form, and Arsene Wenger needs to make tactical shifts to make this happen.
Arsenal's defeat to Chelsea has prompted questions to be asked of Arsene Wenger's team; namely, are the defensive changes that they apparently made enough, and can they score enough goals?