West Ham take on Arsenal in the London derby hoping to achieve a first home win over the Gunners since 2006. West Ham are in the 10th place of the league table with 13 points separating them from Arsenal, who are sandwiched between Chelsea and Manchester United in the fight for the top four places. Follow all our predictions, free bets, football bets and betting tips below.
Betting Tips for the game
West Ham were held to a 2-2 draw by Brighton in the recent league match at the London Stadium. Manuel Pellegrini’s men did pick up a 2-0 win over Birmingham in the FA Cup.
Arsenal were able to achieve a 4-1 victory over London rivals Fulham at the Emirates Stadium to quickly bounce back from the heavy loss against Liverpool. This was followed by a 3-0 loss against Blackpool.
The recent game between Arsenal and West Ham produced a 3-1 win for the Gunners at the Emirates Stadium. The last meeting between the two teams at the London Stadium witnessed in goalless draw. Our betting tips and predictions expect a win for Arsenal.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Prediction and betting tip:”]Arsenal win at 1.95[/bet_tip_now]
West Ham have a very poor record when it comes to London derbies against Arsenal. Even though the Hammers were able to salvage a goalless draw in the last meeting with Arsenal at the London Stadium, the Gunners are well equipped to pick up a second consecutive league win. Even though three out of the four league defeats for Arsenal have been away from home, Unai Emery’s men are aware of not dropping any more points. Our preview would pick a win for the visitors.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Match Prediction:”]Arsenal win at 1.95[/bet_tip_now]
West Ham vs Arsenal draw odds: 3.60
West Ham win odds: 3.60
Correct Score odds
West Ham do have a potent offence for a team that is sitting on the brink of dropping back into the bottom half of the table. Even though there are several players on the treatment table for the Hammers, the form of players like Felipe Anderson has been quite outstanding. Arsenal also have a string of attacking players capable of scoring plenty of goals. At the same time, the Gunners have struggled to keep clean sheets. Our correct score prediction would go with a 2-1 win for Arsenal.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Correct Score Prediction:”]Arsenal 2-1 win at 9.50[/bet_tip_now]
Over/Under 2.5 Goals odds
The games between Arsenal and West Ham are likely to produce a decent number of goals due to both teams having a strong attack. The presence of players like Felipe Anderson and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang are major reasons to expect goals, as they have the ability to score even from half chances. Our total goals prediction would go with over 2.5 goals.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Goals odds and prediction:”]Total goals over 2.5 at 1.53[/bet_tip_now]
First Goalscorer odds
Arsenal have opened the scoring in each of the last five games with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang alone coming up with the opener in two of those games. The 29-year-old forward also tops in the scoring charts along with Harry Kane after grabbing 14 goals already. Our first goalscorer prediction would back Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”First goalscorer prediction:”]Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at 4.00[/bet_tip_now]
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