Team news for Gunners clashCITY boss Chris Hughton made one change to his team to face Arsenal at the Emirates to that which played Chelsea ahead of the international break.
Striker Gary Hooper was a straight swap for Ricky van Wolfswinkel up front with the rest of the starting eleven unchanged from last time out.
Van Wolfswinkel and Johan Elmander miss the match having not passed pre-match fitness assessments.
ARSENAL: Szczesny, Sagna, Koscielny, Mertsesacker, Gibbs, Wilshere, Arteta, Flamini, Cazorla, Ozil, Giroud.
NORWICH: Ruddy, Martin, Bassong (c), Turner, Olsson, Tettey, Fer, Howson, Snodgrass, Pilkington, Hooper. Subs: Bunn, Whittaker, Johnson, Hoolahan, Becchio, Redmond, R. Bennett.