West Bromwich Albion boss Tony Pulis faces his old club Stoke City on the back of last weekend’s FA Cup defeat to Aston Villa. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

SATURDAY (3.0 unless stated)Arsenal (3) v West Ham (10) - Live on SetantaArsenal’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain faces up to a month out with a hamstring in(...)

Daniel Sturridge is expected to return to the Liverpool team for the first time since August for their Premier League meeting with West Ham at Anfield. Photograph:   Alex Livesey/Getty Images

SATURDAY Hull (18) v Newcastle (11), 12.45pm - Live BT Sports 1 Hull should welcome back strikers Nikica Jelavic and Abel Hernandez. The duo (...)

 Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud  celebrates scoring his side’s  second goal  during the  Premier  match against Manchester City  at the Etihad Stadium. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

Manchester City 0 Arsenal 2The only possible complaint against Arsenal is that they do not do this more often. Arsène Wenger’s side have been a soft t(...)

Arsenal’s Mathieu Debuchy is stretchered off against Stoke. He has had surgery on a dislocated shoulder and will be out for three months. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters.

Mikel Arteta has had surgery to his left ankle and will be out of action for three months, meaning the midfielder may struggle to play again at his b(...)

Arsene Wenger: “If you look at  the injuries we have with Wilshere, Ramsey and Arteta, we are a bit short at the moment in midfield.” Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images

Arsène Wenger has identified central midfield as the area he will look to strengthen when the transfer window opens. The Arsenal manager has previous(...)

 Diego Costa of Chelsea is expected to start against Newcastle United.  Photograph:  Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Saturday, December 6thHull (17) v West Brom (16) Striker Abel Hernandez returns to the Hull squad after missing two matches for the birth of his child(...)

Arsenal’s Danny Welbeck (centre) is fouled by Anderlecht’s Chancel Mbemba (right) for a penalty during their Champions League   match at the Emirates Stadium in London. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth / Reuters

Arsenal 3 Anderlecht 3Arsenal do not do comfort against Anderlecht. After the high drama of the first meeting between the teams in Brussels a fortnigh(...)

Emiliano Martinez of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney. Photograph: Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images

Anderlecht v Arsenal Constant Vanden Stock Stadium, 7.45pm.Emiliano Martinez might need to pinch himself at the Constant Vanden Stock Stadium here in (...)

Arsene Wenger: will be without nine first team players for tonight’s game against Galatasaray. Photograph: John Walton/PA

Arsene Wenger admits he does not have the answer. After 18 years at Arsenal he has scrutinised every detail and sought to move with the changing times(...)

Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil (right) has a laugh alongside Jack Wilshere (left) and Tomas Rosicky (centre) during a training session at London Colney, Hertfordshire.  Photograph: John Walton/PA Wire.

Arsenal will be without midfielder Aaron Ramsey (hamstring) and captain Mikel Arteta (calf) for tomorrow night’s Champions League Group D match aga(...)