One of the most impressive wins of the Gunners’ title charge last season was their performance at St James’ Park when the pressure was on and they will need to be at their best again.
While Eddie Howe’s side look to be running out of steam at the moment as injury problems mount, they remain a fearsome prospect at home.
Still, Mikel Arteta will be expected to lead his team to victory and put pressure on the rest of the title challengers. Here’s how to watch all the action from Tyneside this evening.
How to watch Newcastle vs Arsenal
TV channel: Today's game will be broadcast in the UK live on Sky Sports Main Event, Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Ultra HDR. Coverage starts at 5pm GMT ahead of a 5:30pm kick-off.
Live stream: Subscribers will also be able to watch online via the Sky Go app.
LIVE coverage: Follow all the action with Standard Sport’s dedicated match blog. Nizaar Kinsella will be providing expert analysis from the ground.