City focused for tough Arsenal and Chelsea tests: Garcia

In reality, neither team goes into Sunday's game with a realistic hope of catching leaders Chelsea, but instead are focusing on keeping their own faltering seasons on track.

If Jose Mourinho's side win their game in hand, then they will be just four points behind second-placed Tottenham Hotspur.

The Premier League is back this weekend and the big games are already loaded and ready to go.

Victory for Arsene Wenger's Arsenal would end a Premier League win drought of almost two months, and be their first over one of the "Big Six" since they beat Chelsea 3-0 in September, a result which saw the west London side's coach Antonio Conte change tactics and kick-start a charge towards the title.

Juan Mata scored Man United's lone goal, as they ran out 1-0 winners against Man City in the EFL Cup last October.

"It's not going to be easy to get into the top four".

Manchester United will face no action from the Met Police over their supporters' actions during their FA Cup quarter-final after they dropped their investigation into alleged homophobic chants.

'The problem now is that Arsenal has become more of a development club and I think Arsene wanted that. There will be so much riding on this game, which could mark a shift in the balance of power between the two teams.

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against West Ham United this Saturday.

Securing Champions League football for the twentieth consecutive season would undoubtedly be considered an excellent achievement, even if a growing number of fans are becoming angry and disillusioned by a perceived notion that the board are willing to settle for that instead of showing more ambition and doing everything they can to win the Premier League title. Everton's poor record at the Emirates does not bode well and this might yet be Wenger's last game as Arsenal manager.