Arsenal are looking for a way back to the top of the English Premier League table when they host Liverpool on Sunday.
The Gunners dropped into second place with 21 points after Man City’s rout of Southampton on Saturday.
Liverpool on the other hand, still only have 2 wins this season and are in 10th place with 10 points ahead of the test.
Liverpool are suffering their poorest start to a season in several years, heading into Sunday’s meeting 11 points behind their forthcoming opponents.
The Gunners extended their winning run at home to 8 matches by beating Bodo/Glimt 3-0 in the Europa League on Thursday.
Mikel Arteta’s side are looking to make it 5 consecutive wins in all competitions with a victory at the Emirates.
The pressure keeps piling up on Jurgen Klopp’s team to turn their season around and find their usual winning formula.
Can the reds upset Arsenal in this mouthwatering clash?
What time does Arsenal vs Liverpool start?
The game kicks off at 6:30pm Kenyan time at the Emirates Stadium.
Arsenal vs Liverpool team news
After 8 changes in midweek, Arteta is set to return to a more usual Arsenal line-up with William Saliba and Oleksandr Zinchenko starting.
Granit Xhaka and Martin Odegaard are both expected to start in midfield as well.
Gabriel Jesus will also return to the starting XI to spearhead the attack, supported by Bukayo Saka and Gabriel Martinelli.
For the visitors, Andrew Robertson remains sidelined and Konstantinos Tsimikas will start on the left.
Darwin Nunez will be relegated to the bench and Luis Diaz will start, flanking Diogo Jota with Mohamed Salah on the opposite flank.
Arsenal vs Liverpool head to head
Interestingly enough, after 60 games – both sides have won 20 a-piece and the remaining 20 have resulted in a stalemate.
Arsenal vs Liverpool current form
The Gunners are on a four-game winning streak ahead of this game with one loss in their last 5 outings.
The reds have won just twice in that run and have also lost once.
Arsenal vs Liverpool prediction
The hosts need a win to go top and the visitors need one to remain relevant, the pressure is on for both teams.
A draw could be the most likely outcome.