Arsenal take on southampton tonight in the capital one tie at emirates stadium.Southampton have lost many of their last season players and have also a new manager Ronald koeman who have not had a bad start in PL.Both teams will be looking to be impressive tonight and qualify to the next stage of the competition.

Many of Arsenal 1st team players are not expected to feature tonight with the likes of David ospina,Hector bellerin,Isaac hayden'Abou diaby,Chuba akpom,Joel campbell and Lukas podolski.Southampton will be expected feature the best their squad in tonight's clash and also Senegalese Sadio mane could also play.

STATS
Arsenal have not lost aginist Southampton in the last 10 meetings.
The last time southampton beat Arsenal at home was in 1987.
Arsenal have won 9 of their last 11 matches in the league cup and lost 2 aginist Chelsea and Man city and scored 29 times.
It's the 5th time the teams have paired in the competiton with Arsenal winning all the previous 4 meetings.
Southampton have managed to reach the 4th round of the competition in the last 3 seasons.
Last time Arsenal failed to progress to 4th round wasw in 2002.