Tottenham should be fearful of Mkhitaryan-Aubameyang combination

Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Arsenal and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal walk onto the pitch prior to the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3,...

Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal will face each other in the North London derby this weekend.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Arsenal and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal walk onto the pitch prior to the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3,...

Tottenham Hotspur will feature in one of their biggest games of the season on Saturday afternoon when they take on Arsenal in the North London derby.

Mauricio Pochettino’s side will head into the Premier League game at the Wembley Stadium in London with confidence.

Arsenal will also head into the North London derby with confidence, having hammered Everton 5-1 at the Emirates Stadium in the league last weekend.

Arsenal's Nigerian striker Alex Iwobi (2L), Arsenal's Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan (C) and Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang walk onto the pitch at the English...

The Gunners will likely have Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in the starting lineup, and that should worry Spurs, not least because the duo have a history against them.

Back on March 17, 2016, the two attacking players combined to help Borussia Dortmund win 2-1 against Tottenham at White Hart Lane in the second leg of the Europa League last-16 tie.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan (R) of Borussia Dortmund celebrates scoring his team's opening goal with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang during the UEFA Europa League quarter final, second leg match between...

It was 29-year-old Armenia international attacking midfielder Mkhitaryan who set up 28-year-old Gabon international striker Aubameyang for Dortmund’s second goal, as the Bundesliga outfit won the tie 5-1 on aggregate.

Mkhitaryan and Aubameyang have already showed in the Premier League what they are capable of when playing with each other against Everton, and Tottenham should be fearful that history could repeat itself in the North London derby.

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