Arsenal have managed to silence some early doubters recently with six wins out of their last eight games in all competitions.
As is almost ‘tradition’ in the last three to four years, Arsenal fans had started to wain and show signs of distress up to this recent run of form.
The Gunners have put in good performances against the lesser teams, but now is the time to prove that they have turned over a new leaf and are ready to compete head-to-head against the big boys.
It is Manchester City’s turn to host the Gunners at the Etihad Stadium as they look to build on an almost flawless run so far this season.
Pep Guardiola’s side are boasting an unbeaten start, only drawing against Everton right at the start of the season.
Arsene Wenger’s position is up for review at the end of the season, so needs to see a good performance against the strongest side in the league, otherwise his job might not seem so secure.
Here’s what you should look out for in this mouth-watering game.