In the Premier League Arsenal is hoping to make three consecutive wins when they will meet Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday. Here is everything you need to know about Arsenal vs Tottenham football prediction, team news, and lineup for the Premier League match of the season.
Granit Xhaka will likely partner with Thomas Partey in midfield after returning from suspension.
As a result, Nicolas Pepe may be pushed to the bench, allowing Emile Smith Rowe to take his place on the front line.
Kierney participation is uncertain but he is expected to recover in time for the derby on Sunday.
Lucas Moura, Ryan Sessegnon, and Steven Bergwijn’s fitness is a major concern for Nuno Espirito Santo.
Oliver Skipp is set to make his comeback at the expense of Tanguy Ndombele after coming off the bench against Chelsea last week.
Santo may revert to a 4-3-3 formation, with Harry Kane leading the charge after a more reserved performance against Chelsea.
Arsenal vs Tottenham prediction
Arsenal continues to improve after a slow start to the season and they have recorded two consecutive league wins with a 1-0 victory over Burnley at Turf Moor.
With a second-half collapse to Chelsea putting a damper on what had been a promising start to the season, Tottenham lost 3-0 in the league for the second time in a row on Sunday.
The Gunners haven’t lost a home league match to Spurs since 2010, and given the two teams’ current form, that streak looks set to continue on Sunday.
In recent matches, Mikel Arteta’s side won back-to-back games against Norwich City and Burnley, with Martin Odegaard scoring the game-winning free kick against the latter.
Mikel Arteta also saw his side advance to the fourth round of the EFL Cup with a 3-0 win over AFC Wimbledon on Wednesday night, with Alexandre Lacazette, Emile Smith Rowe, and Eddie Nketiah scoring.
Arsenal possible starting lineup: Ramsdale; Tomiyasu, Gabriel, White, Tierney; Odegaard, Lokonga, Smith Rowe; Aubameyang, Lacazette, Saka
Tottenham possible starting lineup: Lloris; Reguilon, Dier, Romero, Emerson; Dele Alli, Ndombele, Hojbjerg; Son, Kane, Lo Celso
Our Prediction: Arsenal 2 – 1 Tottenham