Arsène Wenger has made just one change for the Boxing Day clash against West Ham United.
Santi Cazorla comes in for Tomas Rosicky who picked up a minor knock in the goalless draw against Chelsea.
Thomas Vermaelen retains his place in central defence and captains the side.
Team in full: Szczesny, Sagna, Mertesacker, Vermaelen, Gibbs, Arteta, Ramsey, Cazorla, Ozil, Walcott, Giroud
Subs: Fabianski, Jenkinson, Monreal, Flamini, Gnabry, Walcott, Bendtner