Stoke City finished the previous season on a low note with just one victory from their final five outings. They continued this trend at Everton last weekend where they lost 1-0 at Goodison Park. Arsenal were one of the most in-form teams in the tail-end of last season, and they finished with five wins. Arsene…
Stoke City FC vs Arsenal FC – Betting Tips for the game
Stoke City finished the previous season on a low note with just one victory from their final five outings. They continued this trend at Everton last weekend where they lost 1-0 at Goodison Park.
Arsenal were one of the most in-form teams in the tail-end of last season, and they finished with five wins. Arsene Wenger’s team clinched a thrilling 4-3 comeback win over Leicester City in their league opener.
The previous meeting between the clubs at the Bet365 Stadium ended in a convincing 4-1 victory for Arsenal with Olivier Giroud bagging a brace. The victory was the Gunners’ first at Stoke in eight attempts. Our betting and prediction tips anticipate an Arsenal victory.
Stoke City FC vs Arsenal FC – Match odds
Stoke City are 15/4 for a win with Bet365, but Mark Hughes’ side did not enjoy much of a home advantage last season with just seven victories in 19 games. The club have also lost several key players including Marko Arnautovic, whose departure will undoubtedly reduce their attacking threat. Arsenal cruised through the final weeks of the previous season with five wins in five, and they also held the fifth best away record with 30 points gained in 19 games. Our preview is to go with an Arsenal win at 7/10 with Bet365.
Stoke City FC vs Arsenal FC – Correct Score odds
Stoke City scored just 24 goals in 19 league games last season, and their head to head with Arsenal was not good either with two defeats. Stoke have kept just one clean sheet in their last five home games. Arsenal enjoyed scoring on their travels last term with 38 goals in 19 outings – the third best record on the road. Despite this, Arsenal have just one shutout in the previous five away games. Arsenal conceded in both games against Stoke City last term. Our correct score prediction is to go with an Arsenal 2-1 win at 8/1 with Bet365.
Stoke City FC vs Arsenal FC – Over/Under 2.5 Goals odds
Three of the five meetings between the clubs have involved more than 2.5 goals. This was a similar statistic at home last season with four of the last five games for Stoke producing over 2.5 goals including their 4-1 defeat to Arsene Wenger’s side. Our total goal prediction is to go with over 2.5 goals at 8/11 with Sky Bet.
Stoke City FC vs Arsenal FC – First Goalscorer odds
Alexandre Lacazette scored just 94 seconds into his Premier League debut against Leicester City in the curtain raiser. The France international has been a genuine goalscorer from his time with Lyon, where he scored over 20 goals in four consecutive seasons. Our first goalscorer prediction is to go with Lacazette at 37/10 with Unibet.
Arsenal to win at 7/10 with Bet365
Alexandre Lacazette to score the first goal at 37/10 with Unibet