Mikel Arteta’s side have recently endured a torrid slump in form, having taken just a point from their last three Premier League games. That run has left the Gunners languishing in 14th with only 13 points from their opening 10 games and the head coach admitted that defeat against Wolves felt like “a stab in the chest” and was “not acceptable”.
Tonight’s game will provide an ideal chance to boost confidence, though, with Arsenal’s passage into the knockout rounds already secured thanks to a perfect record in the competition. With little to lose and fans back at the Emirates, it should also help Arsenal return to the free-flowing brand of football they’ve lost in these past weeks. Follow all the action live below: