Arsenal face Tottenham Hotspur in the FA Cup at Emirates Stadium on Saturday.

With Stats Zone, you can brush up on the facts and figures behind every Gunners match this season, brought to you by Opta and the official matchday programme.  


Arsenal's overall FA Cup record and third-round record
Arsenal's FA Cup third-round record

Correlation between FA Cup exit and final league position
Correlation between FA Cup exit and final league position


  • The home team have won each of the last five meetings between Arsenal and Tottenham (all competitions)
  • Arsenal have won three of the five previous FA Cup meetings between these two teams (L2). The last meeting came in the 2001 semi-final with Arsenal winning 2-1
  • Tottenham have won just two of their last nine away games in the FA Cup (D3 L4)
  • Defeat to Blackburn Rovers last season was the first game in 34 that Arsenal had lost at home in the FA Cup (W24 D9)
  • Jermain Defoe has scored five goals and assisted another three in his last eight FA Cup appearances

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3 Jan 2014