The North London derby is on the horizon, as Arsenal and Tottenham are scheduled to lock horns at the Emirates Stadium in a match of Premier League 6th round on Sunday. Both sides are performing below expectations so far, with the Spurs sitting on 7th position in the standings with nine points, while the Gunners are down to 13th on six.
Arsenal vs Tottenham Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Arsenal||Draw||7 W/ 6 D/ 7 L||5 W/ 4 D/ 1 L|
|Tottenham||Draw||7 W/ 6 D/ 7 L||1 W/ 4 D/ 5 L|
Last game between the teams: 08.08.2021 Club Friendly: Tottenham – Arsenal 1:0; Heung-Min Son 79’
Last game at this venue: 14.03.2021 Premier League: Arsenal – Tottenham 2:1; Martin Odegaard 44’, Alexandre Lacazette 64’ (penalty); Erik Lamela 33’; Erik Lamela from the visiting side was sent off with two yellow cards in the 76’
Worth mentioning: The most recent meeting between the two North London rivals was in fact a friendly match held in the beginning of August, which ended in a slender 1:0 Tottenham victory. Arsenal won the last competitive encounter which dates to March, prevailing 2:1 at the Emirates Stadium, but that remains the Gunners only triumph across the last seven H2H clashes, with the Spurs recording three victories in the process. None of the last six and just one of the previous fourteen games has ended in a win for the visiting sides. Three of the last five matches produced over 2,5 goals and all of the same also witnessed goals at both ends.
Arsenal vs Tottenham Stats
|As of 24.09||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Arsenal||Win||5 W/ 0 D/ 5 L||3 W/ 0 D/ 2 L|
|Tottenham||Draw||5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L||1 W/ 2 D/ 2 L|
Last game Arsenal: 22.09.2021 EFL Cup: Arsenal – Wimbledon 3:0; Alexandre Lacazette 11’ (penalty), Emil Smith Rowe 77’, Edward Nketiah 80’
Top performers Arsenal: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang 1 goal, Martin Odegaard 1 goal, Nicolas Pepe 1 assist.
Next game Arsenal: 02.10.2021 Premier League: Brighton – Arsenal
Last game Tottenham: 22.09.2021 EFL Cup: Wolverhampton – Tottenham 2:2 (2:3 after penalties); Leander Dendoncker 38’, Daniel Podence 58’; Tanguy Ndombele 14’, Harry Kane 23’
Top performers Tottenham: Heung-Min Son 2 goals, Dele Alli 1 goal, Steven Bergwijn 1 assist.
Next game Tottenham: 30.09.2021 Europa Conference League: Tottenham – Mura
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Arsenal qualified for the 1/8 finals of EFL Cup after defeating lowly Wimlbledon 3:0 at home on Wednesday. The Gunners are on a run of four straight victories, all of which garnered with a clean sheet. Both of Mikel Arteta’s team two Premier League victories so far were achieved via the same 1:0 score. No draw has been registered across Arsenal last twelve meetings. Three of their last five outings resulted in over 2,5 goals, as none of those saw both involved sides to score.
Tottenham needed penalties to go through to the last-16 stage of EFL Cup when facing Wolverhampton on Wednesday, as the 90 minutes at the Molineaux finished in 2:2 draw. The Spurs have failed to win any of the last four matches in regular time, alternating defeats with draws in the process. They began the Premier League season with three consecutive victories, all acheived via the same 1:0 score. All but one of Nuno Espirito Santo’s side last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends.
Arsenal vs Tottenham News
Missing players Arsenal: Granit Xhaka is suspended. Kieran Tierney is doubtful.
Missing players Tottenham: Steven Bergwijn, Lucas and Ryan Sessegnon are under question.
Arsenal vs Tottenham Predictions
Over 2,5 goals – 2.00 @ bet365