Lineups, News, Stats – Stoke City vs Arsenal Lineups, News, Stats – Stoke City vs Arsenal. Premier League preview. Kick Off: 17:30 BST Venue: bet365 Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent, Referee Appointment: Andre Marriner, watch live. Posted by:Junaid Effendi Posted date: Thursday, August 17, 2017 /comment : 0 Stoke City will host Arsenal in the second match week of the Barclays Premier League this weekend. Important things to know about this game. Kick Off: 17:30 BST Date: Saturday 19 August 2017 Venue: bet365 Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent Referee Appointment: Andre Marriner Stream Guide: Watch Live Possible Lineups: Team News: Stoke City Stoke City have recently completed the signing of Jese from Paris Saint-Germain on a one-year loan deal, he could be getting his debut against the Gunners. Mark Hughes might change formation as he is likely to start with Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting. Arsenal Laurent Koscielny serves his final suspension this weekend. Shkodran Mustafi and Per Mertesacker both are back to full training. Rob Holding, Nacho Monreal and Sead Kolasinac were not that good against Leicester City, so Arsene Wenger might make a change. Alexis Sanchez is still not fit, he is expected to return next week. Francis Coquelin and Jack Wilshere both have returned to training but are lacking match fitness. Santi Cazorla remains the only long-term absentee. Stats: Arsenal have won their last six Premier League games. Arsenal have won only one of their last six away games against Stoke City in Premier League. Arsenal are unbeaten in their last five games against Stoke City in all campaigns. Predictions: Stoke City 1 – 1 Arsenal, Aaron Ramsey on the scoresheet for the visitors. Columinst: Junaid Effendi, is the Chief Editor of Football News Guru. He writes Transfer News and all the match related articles. See all his articles. Follow him: Share !