The Gunners meanwhile are in possession of the final direct-qualification ticket to the Europa. But the Blades are just two points below them, and on top of that, they have a game in hand.
Two teams with European aspirations will go head to head at the Emirates Stadium on Tuesday when Arsenal welcome high-flying Leicester City to North London.
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The Gunners have made a timely return to form to ensure that they are still in the running for European qualification, while Leicester also got back to winning ways last time out.
Arsenal: Martinez; Mustafi, Luiz, Kolasinac; Bellerin, Ceballos, Xhaka, Tierney; Saka, Lacazette, Aubameyang
Leicester: Schmeichel; Justin, Evans, Soyuncu, Fuchs; Ayoze, Ndidi, Tielemans, Barnes; Iheanacho, Vardy
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The reverse fixture had ended in a 2-0 win for the Foxes.
They had also recorded a 5-0 combined scoreline from the past two games, and scored a total of nine goals from the last four match-ups.
16 of the preceding 19 wins had gone to their counterparts though.