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Arsenal vs Chelsea FC predictions
For this London derby, it is FC Chelsea which will have the favors of the forecasts, that is to say an odds of 1.75 on average against an odds of 3.75 for a victory of the Gunners.
As Arsenal are in arrears at the moment, FC Chelsea could already lead at half-time, with an odds of 2.75 for a 1-0 success.
Online punters should therefore recover good football odds for this derby. Without too much discussion, the Blues should be able to win 2-0, or an odds of 6.75 and suddenly, it would be wise to bet on a victory for Chelsea FC, 1-0, 2-0 or 3-0 , listed at 3.05.
Arsenal can’t do it anymore, so Chelsea FC should benefit, but so do punters. The victory of the Blues with exactly 2 goals behind offers a sporting odds of 4.50 …
In the goalscoring camp, it would be interesting to turn to an element who has just regained his feelings, Tammy Abraham. The English international is currently FC Chelsea’s top scorer in the Premier League, but above all, he has just scored a brace in the victory over West Ham (3-0).
With Tammy Abraham, one element is effective in the opposing penalty area, it is Jorginho. The Brazilian could take advantage of a penalty to afford a third goal this season.
Arsenal VS Chelsea FC sports betting tips
– 15th in the Premier League
– 4 wins, 2 draws and 8 losses
– 12 goals scored
– 18 goals conceded
– 3 goals scored by Alexandre Lacazette
– 3 goals scored by Pierre Emerick Aubameyang
– 2 goals scored by Gabriel Magalhaes
– 2 goals scored by Nicolas Pépé
– 1 goal scored by Bakayo Saka
– 1 goal scored by Edward Nketiah
– 5th in the Premier League
– 7 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses
– 29 goals scored
– 14 goals conceded
– 5 goals scored by Tammy Abraham
– 4 goals scored by Kurt Zouma
– 4 goals scored by Timo Werner
– 3 goals scored by Jorginho
– 2 goals scored by Thiago Silva
– 2 goals scored by Benjamin Chilwell
– 2 goals scored by Olivier Giroud
Arsenal: B. Leno, A. Maitland Niles, R. Holding, David Luiz, K. Tierney, B. Saka, Mohamed Elneny, Dani Ceballos, N. Pépé, Willian, A. Lacazette.
Alternates: J. Willock, Martinelli, E. Nketiah, S. Mustafi, Bellerin, R. Runarsson, Cédric Soares, E. Smith Rowe, S. Kolasinac, Gabriel Magalhaes.
FC Chelsea: E. Mendy, B. Chilwell, Thiago Silva, K. Zouma, C. Azpilicueta, Jorginho, N. Kanté, M. Mount, T. Werner, T. Abraham, C. Pulisic.
Alternates: Emerson, M. Kovacic, K. Havertz, A. Christensen, Kepa, B. Gilmour, C. Hudson Odoi, O. Giroud, A. Rüdiger.
Face to face
Things have changed since August 1, 2020 and Arsenal’s victory in front of Chelsea FC (2-1), in the FA Cup Final.
Last season, Chelsea FC did not lose to Arsenal, a victory at Emirates Stadium (2-1) and a draw at Stanford Bridge (2-2). Over the last 8 confrontations, the record is 4 wins for the Gunners, one draw and 3 wins for the Blues.
Arsenal’s last matches
- Arsenal 1-1 Southampton
- Everton 2-1 Arsenal
- Arsenal 1-4 Manchester City (League Cup)
Chelsea FC’s last matches
- Everton 1-0 Chelsea FC
- Wolverhampton 2-1 Chelsea FC
- Chelsea FC 3-0 West Ham
Latest Arsenal News
Arrived in December 2019, Mikel Arteta could pack his bags a year later because the Gunners risk sinking at the end of the year. After this London derby in front of Chelsea FC, they will have two perilous trips, Brighton and West Bromwich.
This week, Arsenal was even taken out of the League Cup following a loss at home to Manchester City (1-4). On this start, the Europa League saved the Gunners, but the Premier League’s red zone is getting closer.
In the English Championship, Arsenal has not won a single victory since November 1, 2020, it was at Old Trafford ahead of Manchester United (1-0).
Arsenal has not won for 7 days and above all, the Gunners have lost 14 points at the Emirates Stadium since the start of the season. They have just been hooked by Southampton (1-1), but they recently lost to Aston Villa (0-3), Wolverhampton (1-2) or FC Burnley (0-1)…
The situation is delicate and worrying for Arsenal, especially as Pierre Emerick Aubameyang is still injured. The Gabon international is the metronome of this Arsenal team, as he scored 22 goals in 2018-2019 and in 2019-2020.
Latest from Chelsea FC
If Arsenal is in arrears, FC Chelsea can climb into the “Big Four” during this winter period. The Blues have a rather favorable schedule since they will go to Arsenal, a team in difficulty and they will receive Aston Villa and Manchester City.
Qualified for the 8th finals of the Champions League, FC Chelsea had a little slack in the Premier League before recovering their health by winning in front of West Ham (3-0).
Franck Lampard’s men are solid at Stanford Bridge, but outside, they remain on two poor performances, at Goodison Park in front of Everton (0-1) and Wolverhampton (1-2).
These two failures stopped a good period of FC Chelsea because far from their bases, Olivier Giroud’s partners had nevertheless taken 3 points at Brighton, Burnley and Newcastle, but also 1 point at Old Trafford in front of Manchester United (0 -0).
In the ranks of FC Chelsea, the infirmary is almost empty because the scorers are present, Tammy Abraham (5 goals), Timo Werner (4 goals) and Olivier Giroud (2 goals).