Arsenal's Mesut Ozil, right, celebrates scoring his side's third goal of the game during their English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates stadium London, Friday, Dec. 22, 2017. (John Walton/PA via AP)
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The Gunners have benefitted from extra rest compared to their rivals in the battle for a top four place and face the Eagles six days after the pulsating 3-3 draw with Liverpool that marked the start of the holiday fixtures.That means Wenger's side face Palace knowing they risk losing ground if they don't get three points.The season will produce many more twists and turns, but heading into the second half of the campaign, it would be a major blow if there were signs of Wenger's side losing ground, particularly while the futures of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil remain up in the air.Whether those two players stay beyond the end of the season when their current contracts expire remains to be seen, but Wenger has offered clues that Jack Wilshere will be handed a new deal.A draw in Wales extended Palace's unbeaten run to eight games and midfielder Luka Milivojevic said: "After the first seven games we hadn't taken any points or scored a goal but now we find ourselves in a better position on an unbeaten run of eight games.
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