Premier League 2018-19 – Southampton vs Arsenal Preview

AT A GLANCE

When does Southampton vs Arsenal kick off? Sunday 16th December, 13:30 (UK)

Where is Southampton vs Arsenal being played? St. Mary's Stadium

What television channel is Southampton vs Arsenal on? Sky Sports Premier League

Where can I stream Southampton vs Arsenal? Sky Sports subscribers can stream the match online via Sky Go

Are tickets still available for Southampton vs Arsenal?

Southampton – https://southamptonfc.com/tickets/match-tickets

Arsenal – https://www.arsenal.com/tickets

HEAD-TO-HEAD
Last six meetings: Southampton W1, Arsenal W4, D1
All-time meetings: Southampton W20, Arsenal W49, D26

THE TEAM NEWS

SOUTHAMPTON

Predicted line-up (4-3-3): McCarthy; Cedric, Stephens, Vestergaard, Targett; Lemina, Romeu, Hojbjerg; Armstrong, Austin, Redmond

Unavailable: Long (Injured)

Doubtful: Bertrand (Injured), Obafemi (Injured), Ings (Injured), Cedric (Injured)

ARSENAL

Predicted line-up (3-4-2-1): Leno; Mustafi, Koscielny, Monreal; Bellerin, Torreira, Xhaka, Kolasinac; Iwobi, Mkhitaryan; Aubameyang

Unavailable: Mavropanos (Injured), Welbeck (Injured), Holding (Injured), Sokratis (Suspended)

Doubtful: Ozil (Injured), Mustafi (Injured)

THE PREDICTION

Ralph Hasenhuttl has made it clear that his first priority is to shore up a leaky defence and that was evident even against Cardiff last week. They will look to park the bus here once again so do not expect this match to contain as many goals as some of Arsenal's recent matches.