After the Gunners host the champions, the team now managed by Emery are at Chelsea.
The pair are among six Premier League clubs in the competition, with Manchester City, Manchester United, Tottenham and Liverpool also competing.
The first Manchester derby, which will pit last season's top two against each other, is due to take place on November 10 when Jose Mourinho's United make the short jounrey across town.
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France open their World Cup campaign against Australia on June 16 and also play Peru and Denmark in Group C. As midfield players you need to defend first and that is what he is doing, he is focusing on the team .
Elon Musk says Tesla will cut 9% of its workforce
Tesla has been facing mounting pressure from investors to ramp up production of its first affordable auto model, the Model 3. Tesla has not made an annual profit in its 15 years of doing business, and it has posted only two quarterly net profits.
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Abraham later took to Instagram to thank her fans for their well wishes and concerns after the arrest . And on top of all this, their source tells them that Farrah was trying to pull the "celebrity card".
Liverpool's start appears more challenging.
Jurgen Klopp's team beat City on three occasions last season, including the Premier League win in January which ended their hopes of going through a campaign unbeaten in the league.
Leicester City's first game at King Power Stadium comes a week later on Saturday 18 August, when newly-promoted Wolverhampton Wanderers visit King Power Stadium for the first time since 2013.
Antonio Conte's Blues travel to Huddersfield on the opening day and after the trip to Arsenal come Newcastle, Bournemouth, Cardiff, West Ham, Liverpool and Southampton.