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FA CUP Match Preview - Lineups, Team news, Stats – Arsenal vs Sunderland. Barclays Premier League sides meet each other in third round, see stream guides and prediction.

English giants Arsenal will host Sunderland in the third round of FA Cup tonight at Emirates Stadium.
Kick-Off: 15:00 BST
Date: Saturday, 9th January, 2016
Venue: Emirates Stadium, London

Possible Lineups:
FA- Cup Possible Lineups, Team News, Stats – Arsenal vs Sunderland

Team News:
  • The home side boss Arsene Wenger continues without several players including Francis Coquelin, Danny Welbeck, Santi Cazorla, Mikel Areta, Jack Wilshere and Tomas Rosicky.
  • Alexis Sanchez has returned but is not match fit, Wenger will not rush him.
  • The Gunners are likely to start with new names Alex Iwobi and Jeff Reine-Adelaide. These two are likely to start this game from the bench.

  • Sunderland newly signed player Jan Kirchhoff from Bayern Munich is expected to take rest. 
  • Manager Sam Allardyce could be starting with youngsters. Jordan Pickford is likely to make his first appearance for the Black Cats.
  • Arsenal have lost one of their last six games while Sunderland have won only one of their last six games.
  • The Gunners are unbeaten in their last six home games in all campaigns.
  • Sunderland have lost their last three away games in all campaigns.
  • Arsenal are unbeaten in their last seven games against Sunderland in all campaigns.
  • Sunderland have not won an away game against Arsenal since 1983.
Arsenal 1 – 1 Sunderland, Joel Campbell to score for the home side.

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  1. Lol for the prediction, Arsenal going to win easily with a big margin.

    3 - 0 :p