Arsene Wenger's men produced a dramatic late rally to come from behind to beat Norwich 3-1 at the Emirates Stadium, which lifted them back up into third place.
With a home game against Everton on Tuesday night followed by next Saturday's trip to Fulham, by the time Spurs kick off against Manchester City at White Hart Lane on Sunday, the Gunners could even be in second.
The Gunners have chalked up eight wins in the last 10 Premier League games in similar fashion to the run 12 months ago when they overhauled their north-London rivals to snatch third spot on the final day - and with it automatic qualification to the group stages of the Champions League.
Oxlade-Chamberlain believes history can be repeated.
He said: "That helps to know that we did it last season and we managed to squeeze in last season for the Champions League in the way that we did.
"Previous experiences can help you and contribute in the way that you feel in the season afterwards. The fact that we did it last season definitely helps our confidence to do it again this season."