Arsenal travel to Bournemouth this evening (7.45pm kick-off) looking to regain third spot in the Premier League from Manchester City.
Pep Guardiola’s side got back to winning ways by beating Burnley 2-1 at the Etihad Stadium yesterday, a result which took them above Arsene Wenger’s men in the table.
However, the Gunners will look to leapfrog the Citizens by recording a third successive league victory at ninth place Bournemouth tonight.
Wenger’s side have beaten West Brom and Crystal Palace at home in the last few days, but have lost their last two away games at Everton and Manchester City.
And they’ll find it tough at an ever-improving Bournemouth this evening, given that the Cherries have won seven of their 19 league games this season, including their last match at Swansea on New Year’s Eve.
Eddie Howe’s comprehensively beat the Swans 3-0 at the Liberty Stadium, and they go into this one knowing that victory would take them to within three points of seventh place Everton.
Given that both sides played over the weekend, both managers are likely to make some alterations, so here are THREE Arsenal players who deserve a chance this evening…