After all the excitement of a scintillating past two weeks of amazing international matches and fast-paced, intense qualifiers, Arsenal fans can’t wait to get back to the boring business of Premier League action once again.
We face Southampton, at home at The Emirates, and to date, have only managed to notch one win in three league games, so we need to make sure we build on the Watford victory 2 (which seems like 9) weeks ago.
Arsene Wenger finally upgraded our squad with the acquisitions of Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez so all eyes will be on the starting line up as Arsenal’s team becomes noticeably stronger this weekend.
On the other hand, with the departure of their manager, the Saints have faced a difficult start to this season and are without a win, something they’d be keen to remedy at The Emirates this weekend.
Nigerian ace Alex Iwobi to is expected to return from injury while Aaron Ramsey is expected to continue to sit out after the injury he picked up against Liverpool.
Here is the predicted line up: