Southampton tackle holders Arsenal within the FA Cup fourth spherical this weekend.
Southampton noticed off Shrewsbury within the final spherical whereas the Gunners wanted additional time to beat Newcastle.
The Saints went out of the historic cup at this stage final season, shedding to fellow north Londoners Tottenham.
Arsenal, in the meantime, received the cup and have been in good kind as of late.
The winner of this tie will face Wolves within the fifth spherical following their win over Chorley.
Southampton v Arsenal: Find out how to hear
This match will get underneath approach at 12:5pm on Saturday, January 23.
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Southampton v Arsenal: Workforce information
Southampton striker Danny Ings is again in rivalry for the go to of Arsenal.
Ings, who not too long ago recovered from a hamstring harm, has been in isolation after testing constructive for coronavirus and missed the Saints’ final two matches.
Southampton made seven adjustments for the midweek cup win in opposition to Shrewsbury and nonetheless have a prolonged harm checklist, which incorporates newest casualty Will Smallbone, who can be out for six months after damaging knee ligaments.
Arsenal, in the meantime, might hand a debut to Mat Ryan after the goalkeeper joined on mortgage from Brighton on Friday.
The Gunners are more likely to shuffle their pack and Ryan might come straight in for Bernd Leno.
Pablo Mari misses out however Dani Ceballos will bear a late health check on his personal calf grievance and may very well be concerned.
Southampton v Arsenal: What has been stated?
Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl has challenged his aspect to beat Arsenal twice in 4 days as they put together to fulfill within the cup first this weekend after which league on Tuesday.
“I’d favor successful each to be sincere, if it’s attainable we’ll do it, however I do know it’s powerful,” the 53-year-old Austrian stated.
“Sure, we have now the possibility to I believe. On our day we are able to beat any staff within the league, we’ve proven this, particularly at house.
“I believe that is the purpose we have now. Sure, powerful like at all times, however not unattainable.”
If Southampton beat Arsenal on Saturday and progress to the fifth spherical, they may play six matches in 19 days, however Hasenhuttl shouldn’t be about to sacrifice the cup.
“It’s a busy time now with loads of video games arising. We have now an FA Cup week, if you’d like, two video games in every week within the cup,” he stated.
“It’s a brand new problem and on this competitors we need to go so far as attainable.”
Southampton v Arsenal: Match stats and information
- Southampton have received simply certainly one of their final 9 conferences with Arsenal in all competitions (D3 L5), a 3-2 league victory in December 2018.
- Arsenal have been victorious in all 4 of their earlier FA Cup ties in opposition to Southampton, happening to win the trophy on the final three events they’ve overwhelmed Saints (1979, 2003, 2017).
- Southampton have received simply three of their final 17 FA Cup matches in opposition to Premier League opponents, beating Blackpool in 2010-11, and Watford and West Brom en path to the semi-final in 2017-18.
- Arsenal have received 11 of their final 12 FA Cup away video games, shedding the opposite at Nottingham Forest in January 2018.
- Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has scored in all 4 of his appearances within the FA Cup, netting six targets in whole within the competitors. The final Gunners participant to attain in 5 consecutive FA Cup appearances was Marc Overmars between Might 1998 and February 1999.