Bottom of the league Sunderland face an Arsenal side that's level on points at the top in the Saturday lunchtime kick-off.
Sunderland are currently bottom of the Premier League table.
Watmore provided the assist for Patrick van Aanholt to score the equaliser against West Brom on Saturday.
The youngster has started to establish himself as a key player for Sunderland.
Duncan Watmore looks likely to start in Sunderland's next match.
Sunderland's Lynden Gooch and and Duncan Watmore have both been selected regularly over the start of the season.
Sunderland were beaten 3-0 by Everton in their most recent fixture.
Sunderland have taken just one point from their opening four games and were comprehensively beaten by Everton on Monday night.
Sunderland face Shrewsbury this evening. Will David Moyes choose to keep his team the same, or change things?
Sunderland's Duncan Watmore could be the ideal replacement for Ross McCormack at Fulham.