Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal face a must-win sport once they host Southampton within the Premier League this week.
The Gunners have been woeful just lately and misplaced 1-Zero to Burnley over the weekend.
The stress is on Arteta and he wants a response to maintain his critics at bay.
Southampton, in the meantime, have been excellent up to now this season.
Their 3-Zero win over Sheffield United final day trip noticed them transfer up into the highest 4.
Arsenal v Southampton: Date and kick-off time
This match can be held on the Emirates on Wednesday, December 16 and can kick-off at 6pm.
This fixture completed in a 2-2 draw final season after Alexandre Lacazette scored a 90th-minute equaliser.
Southampton haven’t received a league sport away to Arsenal since 1987.
Arsenal v Southampton: TV channel and stay stream
The sport can be proven on Amazon Prime from 5pm with Kevin Campbell, Matt Holland and Leon Osman becoming a member of the streaming giants for this one.
Current and new Prime members can watch the sport through the Prime Video app, throughout cell, Fireplace TV, video games consoles, Virgin’s V6 TV Field, BT TV, TalkTalk TV, Apple TV, Chromecast and on-line.
Followers can even watch the motion on Prime Video in 4K Extremely HD at no additional price.
Non-members can begin a 30-day FREE trial of Amazon Prime – which can grant them entry to all the motion.
Alternatively, new prospects can be part of Amazon Prime for simply £7.99 per 30 days or £79 for the 12 months.
Followers can see each objective from the night time’s different video games instantly within the Targets Centre.
Amazon Prime members can stream as much as three video games on completely different gadgets on the identical time. Every match could have its personal on-screen pundits, build-up and post-match evaluation.
Arsenal v Southampton: Crew information
Arsenal duo Granit Xhaka and Hector Bellerin are suspended for this match.
Thomas Partey stays injured however Gabriel Martinelli might make his comeback after a long-term harm.
David Luiz and Sead Kolasinac will each want health assessments forward of the match.
Southampton don’t have any new harm considerations forward of their journey to north London.
It stays to be seen how Ralph Hasenhuttl will rotate his ranks with three video games in a single week.
Arsenal v Southampton: Match stats and information
- Arsenal are unbeaten of their final 25 residence league video games towards Southampton (W18 D7) since a 0-1 loss in November 1987.
- Southampton drew this precise fixture with Arsenal 2-2 final season, conceding a 90th minute equaliser courtesy of Alexandre Lacazette. They’ve not averted defeat in consecutive away league video games towards Arsenal since September 1988.
- Arsenal are unbeaten in all 21 of their Premier League residence video games towards Southampton (W15 D6), essentially the most residence video games a staff has performed towards one other within the competitors with out ever shedding.
- Arsenal have misplaced simply one in all their 21 Wednesday Premier League video games on the Emirates Stadium (W14 D6), happening 1-2 towards Swansea in March 2016.
- Southampton are winless of their final 21 Premier League away video games performed on a Wednesday (D7 L14), since successful 2-Zero at Chelsea in April 1995.
- Excluding personal objectives, 10 of the final 16 Premier League objectives scored in fixtures between Arsenal and Southampton have been scored by English gamers – previous to this, solely 10 of the earlier 55 objectives had been scored by Englishmen.
- Arsenal have acquired six Premier League purple playing cards since Mikel Arteta’s first sport in cost in December 2019, double that of every other aspect on this time.
- Southampton have received 23 factors of their opening 12 Premier League video games this season (W7 D2 L3) – assuming three factors for a win in all seasons, solely in 2014/15 (26) have that they had extra factors after 12 matches in a top-flight season.
- Danny Ings has scored three Premier League objectives in three appearances towards Arsenal for Southampton – no Saints participant has ever scored 4 objectives towards the Gunners within the competitors.
- With the 96th likelihood he had created within the Premier League, Southampton’s Oriol Romeu registered his first help towards Sheffield United of their final match, in his 193rd look. Amongst outfield gamers with a minimum of one help, solely Stephane Henchoz (234th match) had an extended anticipate his first help within the Premier League.