Arsenal vs Everton
Arsenal and Everton have only met three times before in the FA Cup with the last time being in 1981. The Toffees have won twice (1910 & 1981) and Arsenal once (1928).
Everton have won none of their last 19 away games against Arsenal in all competitions (W0 D4 L15), but have drawn the last two visits.
Robert Martinez was coach of the Wigan Athletic side who won the FA Cup last season. His side’s victory came three days before being relegated from the Premier League with a defeat at the Emirates Stadium.
Arsenal are unbeaten at the Emirates Stadium in their last 13 matches in domestic competition, winning 10 and drawing three.
The Gunners have conceded just three goals in their last 13 domestic games at the Emirates, but Everton were one of those scorers in a 1-1 draw in the Premier League in December 2013.
Mesut Ӧzil’s last goal for Arsenal came in the 1-1 draw against Everton back on December 8th 2013.
Arsenal have progressed in 10 of their last 11 quarter finals, the exception being their last one in 2011 when they lost 0-2 to Manchester United.
Arsenal have only lost two home FA Cup ties under Arsene Wenger in 39 matches (W27 D10 L2); against Leeds in Round 4 in 1997 and versus Blackburn last season in Round 5.
Lukas Podolski has scored four goals in four FA Cup appearances for the Gunners.
Everton have only won one of their last 10 FA Cup matches away from home against a fellow top flight team (W1 D4 L5).
Steven Naismith has scored three goals in his last two FA Cup appearances.
The last team to beat Everton in an FA Cup match were Wigan Athletic last season in the Quarter Final, who were managed by their current coach Robert Martinez.