Olivier Giroud will miss Arsenal’s Premier League journey to Crystal Palace, with the France striker sidelined till January 15 with a hamstring drawback.
Defender Nacho Monreal has been dominated out of the Selhurst Park conflict attributable to an ankle damage that’s anticipated to take 10 days to clear.
Midfielder Aaron Ramsey will even be unavailable for Arsene Wenger’s facet, as he battles a hamstring drawback of his personal.
The hosts have Christian Benteke obtainable once more. The striker served a one-match ban in Saturday’s draw at Swansea and is anticipated to be restored to the beginning line-up by boss Roy Hodgson.
Jason Puncheon stays obtainable for choice regardless of being charged with possession of an offensive weapon and assault whereas Joel Ward continues to be battling a groin drawback.