Currently 11th in the top flight, the Saints have taken 17 points from 15 games this season. The Gunners, meanwhile, are in fifth place after claiming 28 points from their 15 matches.
Southampton Team News:
Southampton Recent Form:
- Bournemouth 1-1 Southampton
- Manchester City 2-1 Southampton
- Southampton 4-1 Everton
- Liverpool 3-0 Southampton
- Southampton 0-1 Burnley
- Brighton & Hove Albion 1-1 Southampton
Southampton Key Stats:
- Southampton have only lost one of their last six games against Arsenal at home.
- Fraser Forster has only conceded five goals in his last five games against the Gunners despite facing 30 shots.
- Arsenal have not won successive games away at Southampton since 1997.
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