The Gunners will be hosting their arch rivals Tottenham for the North London Derby. This will be a fierce battle scheduled on 1/09/20 with kickoff at 18.30 GTM.
The Gunners will be looking to redeem themselves following the defeat at 3-1 defeat at Anfield. Unai Emery had a successful premier league start with wins over Newcastle and Burnley.
Tottenham were handed an embarrassing defeat last weekend following the 1-0 defeat by Newcastle. Tottenham started the premier league with a 3-1 win over newly promoted Aston Villa. However, the controversial VAR saw the team held to a 2-2 draw with Manchester City.
Both team will be looking for a win given the long history of rivalry between the two teams. Both Unai and Pochettino will be looking into their new signings for create an impact in the game. Arsenal have a bad record against the top 6 teams but additions Pepe, Ceballos and Luiz will be looking to make a difference.
Arsenal vs. Tottenham Match Analysis and Prediction
Both teams have played 49 games so far, with Arsenal winning 22 games and Tottenham winning 10 games. 17 games have ended in a draw between the two teams. Here is a look at the last 8 matches and their results between the two teams:
- Tottenham 1-1 Arsenal
- Arsenal 0-2 Tottenham
- Arsenal 4-2 Tottenham
- Tottenham 1-0 Arsenal
- Arsenal 2-0 Tottenham
- Tottenham 2-0 Arsenal
- Arsenal 1-1 Tottenham
- Tottenham 2-2 Arsenal
Arsenal Team News
Arsenal will be out the aid of new signing Tierney due to an injury. Holding, Bellerin and Mavrapanos are also ruled out due to injuries. New signings Pepe, Ceballos and Luiz are highly likely to feature.
Defender Mustafi and midfielder El Neny are doubtful of their stay at the club with Unai Emery hinting on a potential exit before the close of the European transfer window non Monday.
Tottenham Team News
England youngstar Delle Alli is set to feature in the North London derby after an injury boost following three missed games. The return of Alli puts into question the game time by midfielders Lucas Moura and Erick Lamela.
Kyle Walker Peters is in doubt to feature in the game. New signings Ndombele and Lo Celso are set to feature. Eriksen is a doubt feature in the derby given the potential move before the European transfer window closes on Monday.
Prediction and Odds
Arsenal Win – 2.43
Both Teams to Score – 1.54
Over 2.5 – 1.62
Double Chance Arsenal or X – 1.47
Aubameyang to Score