Mikel Arteta’s first game as Arsenal manager is a trip to AFC Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium on boxing. The Spaniard took complete control of the team after Arsenal’s scoreless draw with Everton last weekend.
Arteta who has little or no top managerial abilities will face Eddie Howe, a manager that has been consistent in the Premier League with AFC Bournemouth with much expectations from fans and followers.
An ravaged Bournemouth side sit and wait Arsenal without their key players like Will not play
Ake (Thigh Injury) Brooks D.(Ankle Injury) Daniels C.(Knee Injury)
Groeneveld A.(Foot Injury) Kelly L.(Thigh Injury) Rico D.(Yellow Cards)
Smith A.(Ankle Injury)
Arsenal would miss out on Callum Chambers due to accumulated yellow cards. Sead Kolasinac sits out due to an Ankle injury while Kieran Tierney will also miss the tie due to Shoulder injury.
Bournemouth poor form continues, they’ve lost six matches out of their last seven premier league matches and Arsenal can capitalize on that.
Key players to watch
Joshua King, Known for scoring Bournemouth first goal of the match for the last three matches.
Arguably one the best players at Arsenal right now.