Sunderland welcome Arsenal to the Stadium of Light on Saturday (Watch live 10 a.m. ET and online via Live Extra) as they aim to put their nightmare 8-0 defeat to Southampton behind them as the Black Cats are unbeaten at home.
As for the Gunners, they have only won twice this season and haven’t won in their last three matches but the Gunners have a great record on Wear side with three-straight wins at the Stadium of Light.
In team news, Sunderland make two changes from the 8-0 hammering at Southampton with Jack Rodwell and Adam Johnston replacing Jordi Gomez and Connor Wickham.
Arsenal bring in Mikel Arteta and Calum Chambers for Hector Bellerin and Jack Wilshere. Theo Walcott is on the bench for the first time in over nine months.
Sunderland: Mannone, Vergini, O’Shea, Brown, Van Aanholt, Cattermole, Buckley, Larsson, Rodwell, Johnson, Fletcher
Arsenal: Szczesny, Chambers, Mertesacker, Monreal, Gibbs, Arteta, Flamini, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Cazorla, Sanchez, Welbeck