You’ll watch FA Cup highlights of Arsenal v Lincoln Town and Middlesbrough v Guy Town at 23:05 GMT on Saturday on BBC One and the BBC Game web page. Highlights of 3 Premier League fits are on MOTD at 22:20 GMT.
Arsenal cross into Saturday’s FA Cup quarter-final in opposition to Nationwide League leaders Lincoln Town as overwhelming favourites – however will the tie actually be as simple as it kind of feels?
Defeat at Emirates Stadium is solely unthinkable for Arsene Wenger’s aspect, even given their present issues, however this kind of meant mismatch brings its personal power for his or her avid gamers.
The Gunners received away at some other Nationwide League aspect, Sutton United, within the 5th spherical however now they face a problem that will probably be totally new to them on the Emirates, the place they have got by no means performed a non-league staff prior to.
Hibernian boss and BBC pundit Neil Lennon attracts on his enjoy as a participant and supervisor within the FA Cup and Scottish Cup to give an explanation for what Arsenal should conquer, and why their psychology will probably be as vital as their techniques with regards to achieving the remaining 4.
‘The instance, surroundings and opposition are all completely other’
Lennon: “Within the area of 4 days, Arsenal will cross from enjoying Bayern Munich, one of the crucial largest golf equipment on this planet and with one of the very best avid gamers, to taking over a staff they’ll have infrequently heard of till lately.
“In this kind of scenario as a participant I all the time ready myself as very best I may however, mentally, it’s onerous to manner a recreation like this the similar manner as you may typically do.
“When I used to be enjoying for Leicester underneath Martin O’Neill, I keep in mind going to Hereford within the 3rd spherical of the FA Cup within the…