Liverpool have been linked with January move for Alexandre Pato.
Four Spurs players were included in Roy Hodgson's latest squad.
The Arsenal midfielder says he was keen to avoid his first defeat at the Emirates coming against his fiercest rivals.
Hector Bellerin, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Aaron Ramsey are all set to return after the international break.
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has struggled with injuries in recent months.
Southend United manger Phil Brown compares Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino to Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger.
Arsenal legend Ian Wright says Chelsea should sell Diego Costa.
Everton striker Romelu Lukaku has scored nine times in 15 appearances.
Arsenal’s Mathieu Debuchy has struggled to nail down a regular first-team spot.
Breel Embolo was linked with a White Hart Lane switch over the summer as well as earlier this season and has been looking sharp in front of goal.
Wins for Derby County, Nottingham Forest and Wolverhampton Wanderers, draws Blackburn Rovers and Charlton Athletic, Cardiff City and Brentford plus more.
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has backed the current squad to pick up some serious silverware.
The top-flight table looks a lot different based on recent form.