The countdown to Arsenal's next match starts here.

Before every fixture you can take a trip down memory lane with some previous encounters against our forthcoming opponents. Click on the scores for match reports and click on the PLAY buttons to watch the best of the action from each game.

Stoke City - Gold

ARSENAL 2-0 STOKE CITY, 2009
Stoke had given Arsenal problems the previous season but a fine finish from Arshavin settled any nerves among the home side. The visitors made it a real battle and threatened to equalise but Ramsey sealed the points with a cultured finish.

Stoke City - Gold

ARSENAL 4-1 STOKE CITY, 2009
Arsenal were rampant in a crazy first half on the final day of the campaign. They were three up within 18 minutes thanks to an own goal, Van Persie's penalty and Diaby's strike, and Van Persie made it 4-1 after Fuller had pulled a goal back.

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