Arsenal scored its first victory since Project Restart in the FA Cup last weekend. Can they achieve consecutive victories in all competitions?

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta feels his team is ready to play its first home game behind closed doors when they face Norwich City.

Despite playing four games in all competitions now, the Gunners have not yet played Premier League soccer in the Emirates since the project restarted.

However, Arteta feels that the past two weeks have helped his players become familiar when they return to an empty Emirates.





"We had two friendlies at home before the Premier League started and it was a really weird feeling, but I hope they [the players] are used to it now."

"We know what we expect, we have done all the protocols to make sure that the players know exactly what they have to do and we hope they can enjoy playing at Emirates Stadium again tomorrow."

Arteta also spoke about concerns about fitness and injuries during the restart of the project.

He added: "We are just trying to make the most of it. It has also been a great learning process for me and the staff about the situation and context in which we find ourselves.

"A lot of unexpected things have happened since I joined [and] we try to resolve situations in the best possible way to help the players and the club continue in the right direction."

"Some things that we can't control and things that we can control, we just try to make as many good decisions as possible."

Low down
Arsenal will play its first home game since Project Restart and will be looking for its first Premier League victory also since the close.

Norwich City sits at the foot of the table and six points from safety.

When where?
The game will take place at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday (July 1).

Start time?
The game will start at 6pm.

Is it on television?
Yes. You can watch the game live on BT Sport 1 with coverage starting at 5:30 p.m.

What is your prediction?
Jermaine Jenas and Sam Quek expressed their opinion on the match with footie5.

Both sides have backed Arsenal to win 3-1 and 2-1 respectively.

Jermaine said: "I saw some positives for Norwich against Man U, but with problems in the center of my back I can only see one other loss."

Sam said: "I appreciate the way Norwich tries to play in the Premier League, but it just isn't working. Arsenal will get a much-needed victory."

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What are the odds?

Arsenal - 4/9
Draw - 4/15
Norwich City - 2/13


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