Manchester City dropped five points behind Liverpool in their race for the Premier League title this week with an unexpected 2-1 defeat to Newcastle United on Tuesday evening.
Unai Emery’s men have won three of their last four in the Premier league but all victories came at the Emirates.
Manchester City host Arsenal on Sunday needing a win.
There are worries over City goalkeeper Ederson, who suffered a bad cut against Newcastle. If the Brazilian misses out, 20-year-old Aro Muric could face the Gunners.
Benjamin Mendy (knee) is on the comeback trail but is unlikely to start against Arsenal.
Captain Vincent Kompany – whose future at the club is in doubt – is out, while Claudio Bravo (Achilles) is a long-term absentee.
Manchester City Starting XI