- In the last six meetings between them, three were ended as draws, two were in Arsenal’s favour and the Saints managed for a win.
- Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has netted three goals in last two league games against the Saints.
- Southampotn have not beaten the Gunners in last nine Premier League games.
- The Saints have lost only three games so far in Premier League this term.
Arsenal will host Southampton tonight in the 14th match week of the Premier League game at Emirates Stadium.
Kick-off: Wednesday 19:45 GMT
Venue: Emirates Stadium
Referee: Andre Marriner
Arsenal continue their struggle with the injured players as there is no player returning from tonight’s clash against the Saints.
Mesut Özil, Mathieu Debuchy, David Ospina, Abou Diaby, Mikel Arteta, Jack Wilshere and Theo Walcott all are out with their injuries.
Wojciech Szczesny could be on bench after returning from a rib injury. Full-backs Nacho Monreal and Kieran Gibbs and attacker Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain who all picked up injury last weekend could be missing this clash. But Yaya Sanogo is expected to be included in today’s squad.
Meanwhile, Southampton star midfidler Morgan Schneiderlin is out with thigh injury. He suffered in the last game against Manchester City.
James Ward-Prowse, Jay Rodriguez and Sam Gallagher all are set to miss this game with injuries. But Jack Cork is back from his illness is likely to feature against the Gunners.
Arsenal 1 – 1 Southampton.
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