The first North London derby of the season is almost upon us, and it’s sure to be a cracker as an unbeaten Tottenham travel to in-form Arsenal on Sunday.
Arsene Wenger’s Gunners are unbeaten in their last 15 games in all competitions, dating back to their opening weekend defeat at home to Liverpool.
Since then, they’ve recorded seven league wins, three Champions League victories, and two League Cup successes, while drawing their other three games.
The Premier League’s second-place side host Mauricio Pochettino’s fifth-place Spurs at the Emirates, who disappointingly slipped to a 1-0 defeat at home to Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League on Wednesday.
That defeat extends Spurs’ winless streak to six matches in all competitions, which dates back to their impressive 2-0 win over Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City at the start of October.
However, Pochettino’s side are the only unbeaten team left in the top-flight, and that record will certainly be put to the test by Alexis Sanchez and co on Sunday.
With the build-up to the North London derby already underway, many are speculating about who could start for each side on Sunday, but we at Shoot! have instead picked a combined Gunners and Spurs eleven from the current squads.
Here is our combined Arsenal and Tottenham XI…