The now-retired Togo striker returns to the Emirates Stadium for the first time since his controversial £25million exit from Arsenal last summer, and the first time since his stormy appearance against the Gunners earlier this season.
Adebayor was handed a four-match ban for raking his studs down the face of former team-mate Robin van Persie, an action which drew an angry verbal response from the Dutchman.
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That incident would have been bad enough had it not come straight after an ill-advised goal celebration from the forward, when he raced the full length of the field to slide right in front of the Gunners' supporters after scoring against his old club.
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