Arsenal will host Newcastle United in the 18th match week of the English Premier League this Saturday at Emirates Stadium.
Kick-Off: 15:00 BST
Date: Saturday, 16 December 2017
Venue: Emirates Stadium, London
Referee: Stuart Attwell
Arsenal remain without Aaron Ramsey and Santi Cazorla while Shkodran Mustafi is doubtful. Mustafi has not featured in the last three games for the Gunners, he could return for this game.
Alexandre Lacazette and Sead Kolasinac both will return to the starting lineup after resting out in the midweek game against West Ham United.
Danny Welbeck is eyeing for a spot, Arsene Wenger could bench Alex Iwobi to adjust Welbeck in the lineup.
Jonjo Shelvey will miss this game due to suspension as he picked up a red card in the midweek game against Everton.
Paul Dummett has returned to training but is lacking match fitness.
Arsenal have won their last 9 games against Newcastle United in all campaigns.
Newcastle have lost 7 of their last 8 games in Premier League.
Arsenal have won their last 5 home games against the Magpies in Premier League.
Newcastle have not won against Arsenal at Emirates Stadium since 2010.
Arsenal 2 – 0 Newcastle United, the home side should win this game easily. Alexis Sanchez to score for the North London side.