Arsène Wenger has made two changes to his team for the trip to take on Sunderland.
The back four is unchanged from the win against Stoke City, while Olivier Giroud continues in attack.
Elsewhere, Spanish defgender Ignasi Miquel is named on the bench.
Arsenal: Szczesny, Sagna, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Monreal, Arteta, Wilshere, Ramsey, Cazorla, Walcott, Giroud.
Substitutes: Mannone, Jenkinson, Miquel, Diaby, Rosicky, Oxlade-Chamberlain, PodolskiCopyright 2013 The Arsenal Football Club plc. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.arsenal.com as the source 9 Feb 2013