This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Arsenal and Stoke City at 15:00 on 2nd February 2013 in the Premier League.

Footymad preview History of the Arsenal v Stoke City fixture

Arsenal prepare to entertain Stoke City at Ashburton Grove on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 37 wins out of 47 previous matches.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ashburton Grove was just last season, in October 2011, with Arsenal running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a Premier League match.