The Premier league was postponed and the International break was like a nail in the coffin for the fans but after waiting for four weeks the North London Derby will be no less than a breath of fresh air for football fans as they are in for a blockbuster this Saturday afternoon as Gunners take on Conte’s Spurs in their own backyard. The win will also shape the premier league table further and is said to be a key fixture in the race for English Glory as the winner is going to sit on the top of the table.
Arsenal in Red Hot Form
Mikel Arteta’s side has been at the top of the table ever since their Premier league campaign began , they have lost only one match against Manchester United but the Gunners real test begins now as they have big fixtures on their list now. Arsenal have been in sizzling form as they have picked up 18 points from their 21 points available.
Arsenal are grinding out results this season joined by their 3-0 win over Brentford in their last outing. The home side is set to be without Mohamed Elneny, Smith rowe and Cedric. There’s a feeling that Kieran Tierney, Zinchenko and Thomas Partey will be back in their clash against Spurs. Odegaard is set to battle out his knock to feature in their derby which is set to take place this weekend.
Predicted lineup for Arsenal vs Tottenham Hotspurs
Ramsdale , White , Saliba , Gabriel , Zinchenko , Xhaka , Partey , Saka, Odegaard, Martinelli and Jesus.
Spur’s hard work in training seems to pay off as they are the only team among Man city to remain Unbeaten in the Premier League this season. Spurs had run a riot their previous match against Foxes which had a Heung-min-Son masterclass as his cameo proved to be catalyst in their victory.
Son is truly back after his goal drought for Tottenham, Harry Kane has been scoring goals week in and week out too. Spurs look forward to close their one point gap on the gunners and convert it into a prominent lead for them in the North London derby.
Sad for Spurs they have an injury crisis as Lloris, Ben Davies , Lucas Moura. Perisic and Kulusevski are still doubtful for the tie.
Lloris, Romero, Dier , Lenglet , Perisic , Bentancur , Hojberg , Sessegnon, Richarlison, Kane and Son.
Arsenal vs Spurs Kick off timings and Dates
The match will take place at 5pm IST on the 1st of October 2022
Where can I watch Arsenal vs Spurs in India
The match will be on Star Sports Select HD and will be livestreamed on Hotstar for its Indian Viewers.
Prediction for Arsenal vs Tottenham Hotspurs
We will sit on the fence and say Arsenal 2 – 2 Spurs