Meanwhile, Brighton are in danger of falling into a relegation battle, having taken just 13 points from their opening 15 games. Graham Potter’s side are just two points clear of the relegation zone and twice squandered a lead against West Ham in a 2-2 draw last time out.
Here is everything you need to know:
When is it and what time is kick-off?
The game will begin at 6pm on Tuesday 29 December at the Amex Stadium.
How can I watch it online and on TV?
The game will be broadcast on Amazon Prime.
New subscribers will be able to watch all the matches for free due to Amazon’s 30-day trial, which can be cancelled at any time. After the trial ends, a subscription will cost £7.99 per month or £79 per year.
Matches can be streamed online and on TV via the Prime Video app, Fire TV, games consoles, BT TV, Apple TV, Virgin’s V6 TV Box, Chromecast, TalkTalkTV and online.
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Tariq Lamptey is a doubt with a hamstring injury while Adam Lallana is also expected to miss out due to a groin problem.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could return to Arsenal’s starting line-up after making the bench against Chelsea, having recovered from a calf injury. Gabriel Magalhaes has been ruled out after a close contact tested positive for Covid-19 and David Luiz and Willian both missed the victory against Chelsea after displaying symptoms of illness, despite testing negative.
Brighton XI: Sanchez, Webster, Dunk, Bissouma, Mac Allister, Gross, Jahanbakhsh, Propper, Bernardo, Burn, Veltman
Arsenal XI: Leno, Bellerin, Holding, Mari, Tierney, Xhaka, Elneny, Saka, Smith Rowe, Martinelli, Aubameyang