The Gunners are firing all cylinders at the moment – both on and off the pitch. They have announced a new long term partnership with manufacturing company Puma today. The five year agreement, is worth £30m per season, making a total of £150m is till date the most lucrative deal in British football history.
Arsene Wenger in his press conference has conformed that midfielder Jack Wilshere will miss out through injury, but Mikel Arteta, Aaron Ramsey and Thomas Vermaelen have all returned to full fitness.
In the midfield, Ramsey could partner Flamini at the heart of midfield, while Tomas Rosicky could start on the right hand side.
Olivier Giroud will be back in the starting line-up, while Lukas Podolski could be dropped to the bench.
Prediction:1-3; Arsenal are undefeated in their last 9 matches against Southampton in all competitions. The North Londoners have won their last 5 matches in the Premier League, so expect another comfortable away victory.