ARSENAL have the chance to go 10 points clear at the top of the Premier League tonight as they face third-place Newcastle.

The Gunners are in fabulous form as they extended their lead at the top over Manchester City at the weekend with a 4-2 win against Brighton.

But Newcastle haven’t lost a single game since August and will be looking to pick up another huge win themselves.

  • Start time: 7.45pm
  • TV/Live stream: Sky Sports Premier League
  • Arsenal XI: To follow
  • Newcastle XI: To follow

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Arsenal held off Brighton to go seven points clear

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Arsenal held off Brighton to go seven points clearCredit: Getty

When is Arsenal vs Newcastle?

Arsenal vs Newcastle is on Tuesday, January 3.

The big match kicks off at 7.45pm.

The Emirates Stadium plays host.

What TV channel and live stream is Arsenal vs Newcastle on?

Arsenal vs Newcastle will be broadcast live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League.

Sky begin their coverage at 7pm.

What is the team news?

Gabriel Jesus will be unavailable for a long period of time due to a knee injury, he recently underwent surgery.

Reiss Nelson is with him in the treatment room because of a hamstring issue.

Arteta has hinted that Emile Smith Rowe could make his return this month after a lengthy spell out injured.

The game versus fellow high-flyers Newcastle is expected to come too soon for his comeback although he is training again.

For the visitors, star man Alexander Isak remains out with a thigh injury picked up on international duty with Sweden, though he is nearing a return to fitness.

What are the odds?

Arsenal to win: 4/5

Newcastle to win: 7/2

Draw: 29/10

Odds via Betfair



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