Arsene Wenger is ready to enter the January transfer market to avoid an injury crisis at the Emirates Stadium.
Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish will be left out of the squad for Saturday's match against Watford.
Everton defender Leighton Baines is in the squad for Saturday's trip to Bournemouth following his long term injury.
It's Match Day Five in the Europa League and Ian Ogg is expecting a mixed night for the British teams involved.
Charlie Nicholas is backing Liverpool for victory against Bordeaux, while there is a draw for Tottenham and defeat for Celtic.
Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce has warned striker Jermain Defoe he is not guaranteed a regular starting place.
A look at the stories making the back-page headlines this morning, with Roman Abramovich targeting Franck Ribery.
French Ligue 1 and Ligue 2 matches will be played without away supporters for a second successive weekend.
Sky Bet League One strugglers Colchester have sacked manager Tony Humes.
Aston Villa keeper Jed Steer has returned for a second loan spell at Huddersfield as cover for the injured Joe Murphy.