The Gunners are now looking to find their way back to winning ways and reclaim top spot in the Premier League in the process, having dropped points last weekend and lost to PSV in the Europa League. No need to raise alarm bells just yet, but another mistake today could change that after some less than impressive performances.
On paper it should be a routine win for the Gunners as they take on a bottom-seated Nottingham Forest side, although a deserved win over Liverpool last time out gave Mikel Arteta more material thought-provoking, especially given how undesirable his team is. habit of conceding at home.
This is the first league meeting between the two teams since January 1999 and you can follow the match LIVE with Standard Sport’s dedicated match blog below, with news and expert analysis from the correspondent. ‘Arsenal Simon Collings from the Emirates Stadium.
How to watch
So that’s bad news overall to watch on TV. Although scheduled for a 2pm time slot on a Sunday, this game is not broadcast live in the UK.
You just have to stay with us then.
Hello and welcome to the Evening Standard’s LIVE coverage of the Premier League clash between Arsenal and Nottingham Forest.
Kick-off in the Emirates is at 2:00 p.m. BST.
Stick with us for all the build up, action and reaction.