Arsenal v Spurs – how to watch, team news, kit colours, key information
Fri 30 September 2022, 16:06|Tottenham Hotspur
We’re straight back into the thick of the action after the international break with the north London derby on Saturday lunchtime (kick-off 12.30pm UK).
With both teams having enjoyed strong starts to the season, there’s even more riding on this one – here’s all the information you need to know ahead of the trip to the Emirates...
How can I watch the game?
You’ll be able to watch the derby live in the UK on BT Sport 1, kick-off 12.30pm.
BBC Radio 5 Live and talkSPORT will carry live radio commentary, while you can also follow all the action via our Match Centre here on tottenhamhotspur.com and the Spurs Official app, where you’ll find minute-by-minute text and audio commentary, goal alerts, stats and much more.
Worldwide broadcast listings are available here if you’re following us from outside the UK.
What is the team news?
Antonio Conte will make late decisions on the squad to face the Gunners after admitting that some players “returned from the international break with some physical problems.”
Hugo Lloris withdrew from the France squad last week and he’s one of the players to be assessed, although Antonio told SPURSPLAY: “We hope to see him on Saturday.”
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta told the media at his pre-match press conference on Friday lunchtime that Thomas Partey, Oleksandr Zinchenko and Kieran Tierney “are part of the team” after being doubtful over injuries.
The Gunners will also monitor Takehiro Tomiyasu, while Emile Smith Rowe and Mohamed Elneny are long-term absentees.
What colours will the teams be playing in?
We’ll be wearing our home kit, consisting of Lilywhite shirts, navy blue shorts and white socks, while our goalkeeper will play in orange.
Arsenal will play in red shirts, white shorts and red socks, with their keeper in yellow.
Who is the referee?
Anthony Taylor will referee Saturday’s derby, assisted by Gary Beswick and Lee Betts.
The fourth official will be Robert Jones, with Jarred Gillett and assistant Timothy Wood on VAR duties.
What will the weather conditions be like?
It’s forecast to be dry and bright at the Emirates on Saturday, with temperatures at around 17 degrees.