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Arsenal will host West Ham in the League Cup today at the Emirate Stadium.
West Ham have been in good form since David Moyes’ appointment, picking up wins against Chelsea and Stoke as well as a point against Arsenal last week.
Arsenal have also been in good form recently, losing just once in their last seven fixtures in all competitions although Arsene Wenger is expected to rotate his side for the game.
Arsenal beat Norwich City 2-1 in the last round thanks to teenage striker Eddie Nketiah’s double, while West Ham came from 2-0 down to beat Arsenal’s north London rivals Spurs 3-2 at Wembley.
Wenger will be without Aaron Ramsey who has been ruled out of action until January with a hamstring injury. Jack Wilshere has stepped in to replace the Welshman in recent matches and could retain his place.
Shkodran Mustafi is fit again after sustaining a thigh injury against Manchester United but is unlikely to feature against the Hammers on Tuesday.
The likes of David Ospina, Mathieu Debuchy, Mohamed Elneny and Danny Welbeck will be hopeful of coming into the side as Wenger freshens things up ahead of Friday’s league clash against Liverpool – live on Sky Sports Premier League.