On the other hand, Arsenal have to deal with a roster that is already light. The club’s Twitter account announced a few players who will be out for the upcoming clash: TEAM NEWS: “We have lost @bendtnerb52 , Giroud’s ankle get women was quite positive but he is sick” http://t.co/pSeG96BU83 #AFCvTHFC Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) January 3, 2014 TEAM NEWS: “Giroud is 90 per cent out, @MesutOzil1088 has a test today, @KieranGibbs and @aaronramsey remain out” http://t.co/pSeG96BU83 Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) January 3, 2014 Still, manager Arsenal Wenger explained that the club would free still use its best players, according to John Cross of Mirror Football: Wenger on decent form today. 1st round of transfer bingo. It’s clear he’s going to go for it vs Spurs. No resting, everyone who is fit plays John Cross (@johncrossmirror) January 3, 2014 Either way, the squad is left with few options up front. Lukas Podolski might be asked to play a larger role, as well as possibly Yaya Sanogo. Theo Walcott could also be used in a more central position instead of out wide. These issues are certain to limit Arsenal’s ability to score in this match. Prediction: Tottenham 2, Arsenal 1 Michael Regan/Getty Images Arsenal care about winning the FA Cup, but they know they are in a serious fight for the league title, currently sitting just one point clear of Manchester City and two of Chelsea .
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