Arsenal vs Liverpool: Match preview, Starting XI, TV listingLast updated on Nov 03, 2018, 12:33 pm
Tonight we shall be witness to one of the most exciting encounters in English club football when Arsenal host Liverpool at the Emirates.
After losing their first two matches of the season, Arsenal have not looked back and have won all the rest except for a draw against Crystal Palace.
Will Emery's men hand Liverpool their first Premier League loss this term?
Some interesting facts to gear you up for the match
Arsenal haven't won in their last six EPL fixtures against Liverpool, losing and drawing three matches each.
The last five fixtures between these two sides have produced 27 goals, averaging 5.4 goals a match.
Firmino has netted in goals as well as provided assists in his last three league matches against the Gunners.
Salah has also scored in his three league matches against Arsenal.
Team news from the Gunners' corner
Arsenal will be concerned about their defense tonight as Bellerin, Nacho, Kolašinac, and Papastathopoulos will all be out due to injuries.
Emery might field a 4-2-3-1 formation with Lacazette as the center forward.
Ozil and Aubameyang's combination has produced magic and they can again light up things at the Emirates tonight.
Arsenal can secure their place in the top four with a win.
How are the Reds gearing up for the match?
Naby Keita, Henderson, and Oxlade-Chamberlain will not feature tonight due to injuries keeping them away.
Klopp might field a 4-2-3-1 squad with Salah as the striker and Mane, Firmino, and Shaqiri behind him.
With their strong defense, Liverpool might cause a problem for Arsenal.
Robertson will also return to the fold after being benched last weekend.
Predicted line-up and TV listing
Arsenal: Leno, Lichtsteiner, Sokratis, Mustafi, Xhaka, Torreira, Ramsey, Iwobi, Ozil, Aubameyang, Lacazette.
Liverpool: Alisson, Gomez, Lovren, Virgil van Dijk, Robertson, Fabinho, Wijnaldum, Firmino, Mane, Shaqiri, Salah.
The match is scheduled at 11:30 PM and can be viewed on Star Sports Select 1 or Star Sports Select HD.
Fans can also live stream the match on Hotstar.
Match prediction: Who will take the three points?
It is true that Arsenal have been in great form, but this is the third time they are facing a serious title contender after having lost against Chelsea and Manchester City. With most of the first team defenders injured, things look challenging for Arsenal.