Arsenal travel to Brighton for their Boxing Day encounter with a strong side set to feature, including Mesut Ozil and Granit Xhaka.
Arsenal got back to winning ways with a battling victory over Burnley at the Emirates as Aubameyang's brace and Ozil's creative masterclass earned three points
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's second-half goal handed all three points to Arsenal to move them within a point of fourth-placed Chelsea after a 2-1 win over Bournemouth.
Unai Emery has been impressed by Nacho Monreal's performances so far this season and now wants the club to tie down the veteran full-back with a new contract
Arsenal are reportedly ready to make a late dip into the transfer market with a move for AC Milan defender Ricardo Rodriguez to solve a sudden injury crisis
Shkodran Mustafi is likely to return to the starting lineup when Arsenal take the short trip to Selhurst Park to take on Crystal Palace on Thursday.
Arsene Wenger has made wholesale changes to the side that beat Newcastle United last Saturday as Arsenal prepare to host West Ham United in the Carabao Cup quarterfinal.
Arsenal's away woes continued in the Premier League as Manchester City enjoyed a 3-1 win over them at the Etihad Stadium
Pep Guardiola has made two changes to the side that beat Napoli in the midweek UEFA Champions League tie as Manchester City prepare to host Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium
Arsene Wenger is likely to have Sead Kolasinac at his disposal as Arsenal prepare to visit the Etihad to take on Manchester City