Arsenal vs Chelsea Preview, Tips and Odds

Arsenal and Chelsea will clash on Sunday in the last London derby for the 2019. Despite a recent slump in form, the Blues are on the 4th place in the standings with 32 points, eight more than the Gunners who are down on the 11th position.

Arsenal vs Chelsea Head to Head

Head to HeadLast gameLast  gamesLast  games home/away
ArsenalLoss5 W/ 7 D/ 8 L5 W/ 3 D/ 2 L
ChelseaWin8 W/ 7 D/ 5 L2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L

Last game between the teams: 29.05.2019 Europa League Final: Chelsea – Arsenal 4:1; Olivier Giroud 49’, Pedro 60’, Eden Hazard 65’(penalty), 72’; Alex Iwobi 69’
Last game at this venue: 18.08.2018 Premier League: Chelsea – Arsenal 3:2; Pedro 9’, Alvaro Morata 20’, Marcos Alonso 81’; Henrikh Mkhitaryan 37’, Alex Iwobi 41’

Worth mentioning: Arsenal and Chelsea met three times last season, with the side listed as hosts triumphing on each occasion. The Blues won once in the Premier League, and lifted the Europa Cup after triumphing over the Gunners in the first all English final in the competition. None of the last nine and just two of the last twenty matches saw the away side victorious after the final whistle in this London derby. Three of the last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, while four witnessed goals scored at both ends.

Arsenal vs Chelsea Stats

As of 28.12Last gameLast 10 gamesLast 5 games home/away
ArsenalDraw1 W/ 5 D/ 4 L0 W/ 2 D/ 3 L
ChelseaLoss4 W/ 1 D/ 5 L2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L

Last game Arsenal: 26.12.2019 Premier League: Bournemouth – Arsenal 1:1; Dan Gosling 35’; Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang 63’
Top performers Arsenal: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang 12 goals 1 assist, Alexandre Lacazette 5 goals 1 assist, Nicolas Pepe 2 goals 2 assists.
Next game Arsenal: 2020 Premier League: Arsenal – Manchester United
Last game Chelsea: 26.12.2019 Premier League: Chelsea – Southampton 0:2; Michael Obafemi 31’, Nathan Redmond 73’
Top performers Chelsea: Tammy Abraham 11 goals 3 assists, Christian Pulisic 5 goals 2 assists, Mason Mount 5 goals 1 assist.
Next game Chelsea: 2020 Premier League: Brighton – Chelsea

Last 10 gamesGF:GAOver 2.5 goalsBTTSClean sheets

Worth mentioning: Mikel Arteta debuted with a draw away to Bournemouth at the helm of Arsenal, who have now won just one of their previous fourteen matches. The Gunners kept just a single clean sheet in their last sixteen outings, conceding 29 goals in the process. Just one of their last fourteen games and none of the last nine was won by the team listed as hosts. Three of Arsenal’s last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, and also three saw both involved sides to score.
Chelsea lost at home to Southampton on Boxing Day and have not been able to record two back-to-back games without a defeat in their previous nine attempts. No draw has been registered in the Blues’ last seven matches in all competitions. Two of their last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, and only the same two also witnessed goals at both ends. The only time when Chelsea failed to score away from home this campaign was in the visit to Manchester United in the first round of the Premier League season.

Arsenal vs Chelsea News

Missing players Arsenal: Gabriel Martinelli, Sead Kolasinac, Kieran Tierney and Rob Holding are injured.
Missing players Chelsea: Reece James and Ruben Loftus-Cheek are injured.

Arsenal vs Chelsea Predictions

Both teams to score & Over 2,5 goals – 1.72 @ bet365