Arsenal host Crystal Palace on Monday night in a London Derby. The Gunners are unbeaten in four straight games in the Premier League having defeated Norwich City, Burnley, and Tottenham Hotspur by a combined score of 5-1. Arsenal then played nil-nil draw with Brighton on matchday 7 to set up their home fixture with Crystal Palace on Monday night.

Arsenal vs Crystal Palace Match Preview

The Eagles are teasing a takeoff in the Premier League under manager Patrick Vieira. Crystal Palace are unbeaten in five of their last six games this season. Vieira is overhauling the team’s style of play and the Eagles have looked good for large segments of the campaign. Crystal Palace have taken seven points from 21 this term and have drawn their last two matches.

Since 2013, Arsenal and Crystal Palace have met 16 times. Arsenal have posted a record of 9W-5D-2L. Four of the last six games between Arsenal and Crystal Palace ended in draws while Arsenal and Crystal Palace won once each during that six-game span.

The Eagles’ last win against Arsenal came during the 2018-19 season. Can Vieira lead Crystal Palace over his former team?

Arsenal vs Crystal Palace Betting Odds

 

 

After an awful start to the Premier League season, Arsenal have improved. However, their recent wins did come against Norwich City (20th), Burnley (19th), and Tottenham Hotspur (eighth). Last time out, Arsenal could only manage a nil-nil draw versus Brighton.

 

Arsenal are on a two-match winning streak at the Emirates Stadium. They have taken six points from nine on offer with four goals scored and three conceded. Bookies’ best betting odds to win at full-time are at 4/6. The Gunners claimed four points from six last season versus the Eagles.

Crystal Palace go into the match on Monday night at the best betting odds of 5/1. The Eagles have taken a mere one point from nine last season. They have been outscored 8-2 on the road in three matches. The Eagles are unbeaten in five of their last six matches with back-to-back games finishing in draws.

Crystal Palace went to the Emirates last season and left with a nil-nil draw. The Eagles are unbeaten in three straight games versus Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium. Crystal Palace claimed one win and two draws in each of their last three games in north London versus Arsenal. The teams’ best betting odds to draw at full-time on Monday night are at 29/10.

Arsenal vs Crystal Palace Team News

Mikel Arteta could be without just two players this weekend. Midfielder Granit Xhaka is ruled out of the game due to a knee injury. Meanwhile, Gabriel Martinelli is a doubt due to a knock. Martinelli will undergo a fitness test prior to the fixture. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang leads Arsenal in goals scored this season with two.

Arsenal have scored just five goals this term which is tied for the second-fewest goals in the league. Despite Arsenal’s uptick in form recently, there are arguments to be made that the Gunners have not played the Premier League’s toughest set of teams to get those positive results. Arsenal’s xG is 7.36 compared to their five goals scored figure. The Gunners have conceded 10 times and have an xGA of 13.45.

Crystal Palace manager Vieira has two players on the injury list. He has recently got back several players from their injury issues. Still, forward Eberechi Eze is ruled out of action due to a knee injury. He is back in training for the team. Nathan Ferguson is ruled out of the game with a calf injury.

Crystal Palace have conceded 11 goals this season but have an xGA of 7.89. They are conceding goals out of nothing and players are taking their chances. The Eagles have bagged eight goals and have an xG of 8.68.

Arsenal vs Crystal Palace H2H

Arsenal took three points from six last season against Crystal Palace. After a nil-nil draw at the Emirates, the Gunners won 3-1 at Selhurst Park in the reverse fixture. Four of the last six games between Arsenal and Crystal Palace finished in draws. Crystal Palace and Arsenal won one match a piece over the course of those six fixtures.

Seven of the last nine Premier League games between Arsenal and Crystal Palace finished with over 2.5 goals scored. Seven of the last eight league matches between the clubs finished with both teams scoring goals.

Arsenal vs Crystal Palace Prediction

Both teams to score: YES @ 19/20 - BET NOW

 

 

Seven of the last eight league matches between the clubs finished with both teams scoring goals. Historical trends between Arsenal and Crystal Palace have seen both sides find the back of the net and our betting tips prediction is or Arsenal and Crystal Palace to both get on the scoresheet.

 

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Arsenal scored first in three of their last four games against Crystal Palace in the league. The Eagles have not gone away in any of their games this term. Our betting tips prediction is for Arsenal to get a goal first with Crystal Palace having to fight from behind. Five of Crystal Palace’s eight games this season saw them concede goals first to opponents.

 

Over 2.5 goals scored @ 37/40 - BET NOW

 

 

Seven of the last nine league games between Arsenal and Crystal Palace finished with over 2.5 goals scores. These teams have played high-scoring games against each other over the course of their last nine matches. Last season at Selhurst Park, Arsenal claimed a 3-1 win over the Eagles. Our betting tips prediction is for Arsenal and Crystal Palace to combine for over 2.5 goals at the Emirates.

 

Crystal Palace have been good under Vieira and have drawn back-to-back games in the league. Four of the last six games in the Premier League between Arsenal and Crystal Palace finished as draws. Our betting tips prediction is for Monday night’s game in London to end as a draw between the Gunners and Eagles.