Arsenal’s captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will miss the Saturday evening Premier League away trip to Everton following a tight calf.

This was announced by the club via Twitter after the team sheet was released for the game.

Rob Holding will stand in as captain in the absence of Aubameyang who ended his goal drought with the equalizer against Southampton.

Arsenal XI against Everton: Leno, Holding, Luiz, Tierney, Niles, Elneny, Ceballos, Saka, Pepe, Nketiah, Willian.

Bench: Runnarson, Bellerin, Cedric, Mustafi, Kolasinac, Willock, Smith Rowe, Martinelli, Lacazette.

The Gunners need a win to turn their fortunes around.