Arsenal – Aston Villa : Preview & Prediction
Arsenal, 9th, are neck and neck with Aston Villa, 8th, but a victory would allow the players of Arteta to overtake their opponent of the day and get closer to the Big Four. The Gunners have just won ahead of Molde (4-1) in the Europa League this Thursday evening and are very close to qualifying for the next round. Aubameyang’s partners perform flawlessly on the European scene and are the losers of Rapid Vienna (2-1), Dundalk (3-0) and Molde (4-1). This success in front of the Norwegian club follows the brilliant feat at Old Trafford (1-0, Aubameyang’s goal) which occurred on November 1st. Aston Villa, after a great start (4 wins in a row in 4 days), has been in trouble since its success at Leicester City (1-0). The Villans have just experienced 2 losses in front of Leeds (0-3) and against Southampton (3-4), both times at home. Defeated 3 goals to 2 last season at the Emirates Stadium, Aston Villa could suffer another defeat in London, the 5th in a row in the lair of the Gunners. Arsenal are ready for the fight and to continue their excellent streak.
Arsenal have won 7 of their last 8 head-to-head matches.
The Gunners are on four straight victories against the Villans at the Emirates Stadium.
Aston Villa have lost their last two league games.
The London club are on an ongoing series of 3 straight wins, Europa League and Premier League included.
Arsenal can overtake their opponent of the day in the standings if they win.
Conclusion Arsenal – Aston Villa
Aston Villa seems very close to a third defeat in a row against an Arsenal team in top form.
Arsenal – Aston Villa : Betting Tips
Arsenal – Win Odds: 1.55
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70