Arsenal were heavily beaten by Liverpool at the weekend and they will be determined to give their home supporters something to cheer about, when they welcome Fulham on the first day of the New Year at the Emirates Stadium. Fulham on the other side, managed a much needed win, but still find themselves in the relegation zone.
Arsenal vs Fulham Head to Head
|Last H2H games since 2000||Last 10 games at Arsenal||Last meeting|
|Arsenal||13 W/ 4 D/ 3 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 1 L||Loss|
|Fulham||3 W/ 4 D/ 13 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 0 L||Win|
Worth mentioning: In seven of the last ten times each team find the net. The same goes for the games producing over 2,5 goals. In three of the last 5 meetings, both teams scoring and over 3,5 was a winning bet. No clean sheet for Fulham in last 5 games at Emirates.
Last game between the teams: 07.10.2018 Fulham – Arsenal 1:5; Andre Schurrle 44’; Alexandre Lacazette 29’, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang 49’, 79’, 90’, Aaron Ramsey 67’.
Last game at this venue: 18.01.2014 Arsenal – Fulham 2:0; Santi Cazorla 57’, 62’
Arsenal vs Fulham Stats
as of: 30.12.2018
|Last game||Last 10|
|Arsenal||Win||5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L||4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
|Fulham||Loss||2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 4 L|
Worth mentioning: In four of Arsenal last 5 games, both teams score. The Gunners recorded just a single win and lost three in the last 5 matches, after previously going 22 games unbeaten. Only in one of Fulham’s last 5 games, the fans have seen over 2,5 goals. The recent run of 3 games (just 3 goals scored in total) undefeated is their best so far this season.
Last game Arsenal: 29.12.2018 Liverpool – Arsenal 5:1; Roberto Firmino 14’, 16’, 65’, Sadio Mane 32’, Mohamed Salah 45’ (penalty); Ainsley Maitland-Niles 11’.
Last game Fulham: 29.12.2018 Fulham – Huddersfield 1:0; Aleksandar Mitrovic 90’; Aboubakar Kamara missed a penalty in the 82’ for Fulham.
Top performers Arsenal: Pierre Emerick Aubameyang is the joint top scorer in the Premier League with his 13 goals. Alexandre Lacazette has added another 6, while also delivering 5 assists. Injured Mkhitaryan is on 4 goals.
Top performers Fulham: Aleksandar Mitrovic is on 8 goals and 2 assist, Schurrle 5 goals and Ryan Sessegnon is with 2 goals and 4 assists.
Arsenal vs Fulham News
Missing players Arsenal: Nacho Monreal, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Hector Bellerin, Emile Smith-Rowe, Rob Holding, Danny Welbeck and Konstantinos Mavropanos are all injured. Only Mavropanos and Monreal have a chance of recovering on time.
Missing players Fulham: Andre Zambo Anguissa is the only absentee for Claudio Ranieri’s team.
Arsenal vs Fulham Predictions
Arsenal to win & both teams to score
Pierre Emerick Aubameyang to score