Arsenal – CSKA Moscow : Preview & Prediction
The Arsene Wenger Gunners are in a good dynamic since they correct their opponents in the last meetings. Thus, the London club tramped AC Milan (2-0 and 3-1) in the previous round and easily won in front of Watford (3-0) and Stoke City (3-0) in the league.Aubameyang, decisive to 3 occasions since the beginning of March, is no stranger to these good results. CSKA Moscow, 3rd in their league and still in the title race, is surprising in this Europa League. Tombeur Lyon in the previous round (0-1 and 3-2), the Moscow club has ambitions in this event. The latest results are remarkable with 2 big league victories in Terek Grozny (3-0) and Rostov (2-1), 1 friendly success ahead of Rayzan (4-0) and this qualification for the 1/4 final obtained at the snatch in Lyon (3-2). CSKA Moscow will be able to count on its experienced players such as Dzagoev, Natcho and Akinfeev to make a positive result in London.
The “+2.5 goals” has risen 8 times over the last 9 meetings of Arsenal.
The “+2.5 goals” has been increased four times in the last four outings of CSKA Moscow.
CSKA Moscow holds the third attack of its championship with 34 goals after 23 days.
Arsenal has the 5th Premier League attack with 58 goals scored in 31 days.
Arsenal have scored 23 goals in their European campaign this season, averaging 2.3 goals per game.
Arsenal, driven by Lacazette and Aubameyang, could quickly make the difference in this first leg. The audience at the Emirates Stadium is expected to witness many goals in this quarter-final first leg.
Arsenal – CSKA Moscow : Betting Tips
Arsenal – Win Odds: 1.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70