Mathieu Debuchy sends message to Arsenal teammates ahead of Tottenham Hotspur clash

Olivier Giroud and Mathieu Debuchy

Arsenal will take on Tottenham Hotspur away from home in the North London derby today.

Arsenal defender Mathieu Debuchy has wished his teammates the best of luck for today’s North London derby against Tottenham Hotspur.

The Gunners will take on their bitter rivals at White Hart Lane in a Premier League game which could have a big impact on the race for the top four.

Hosts Tottenham will head into the match placed sixth in the league table with 40 points from 23 matches, while Arsenal are just two points ahead of them in fifth.

Both the North London sides are genuine contenders for a top-four finish in the Premier League and Champions League qualification this season and could take the race all the way down to the wire.

France international defender Debuchy will miss today’s game as he is out with a shoulder injury, but he hopes that Arsenal emerge victorious.

The 29-year-old took to social networking site Twitter to post the following message to his Arsenal teammates.

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