The Gunners are going strong towards the top of the Premier League but any slip up will be pounced upon by the discreetly dangerous Potters.
Martin O'Neill's side are in Vienna ahead of a crunch clash - here is all the information you need.
Marko Arnautovic comes up against two of his Potters teammates in one of several games that feature Stoke stars
Mark Hughes is likely to have to cope without his wing wizards for the trip to West Ham.
West Ham United are set to host Stoke City on Saturday.
West Ham United saw their chances of victory over Stoke City this coming Saturday increase on Monday night.
A man-of-the match display from Joe Allen, plus a double strike for Wilfried Bony, gave Stoke City a 3-1 victory over Swansea City in the Premier League's final game of the weekend. We review the performances of Mark Hughes' line-up.
Hull City fans have not hidden their feelings after their side's 2-0 home defeat against Stoke City.
We reveal the stand-out performers across the Midlands this weekend - including four Nottingham Forest players, and stars from West Brom, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Stoke City.
Stoke City remain anchored to the bottom of the Premier League after being humbled 4-1 by Crystal Palace. Reactions on Twitter fluctuated between panic and patience.