Arsenal host West Brom in a live English Premier League fixture on Monday night and we take a look at the game from a betting perspective.
Arsenal v West Brom – click here to bet
The Gunners season has got off to a slow start and they go into this match 12th on the table on 7 points from 5 matches. Their most recent result was a 0-0 away draw with Chelsea a game which many felt they deserved to win. This will be their 3rd home match of the season having beaten Leicester 4-3 and Bournemouth 3-0.
West Brom are two positions above Arsenal on the table in 10th place on 8 points from their 5 matches. Their most recent match was also a goalless draw at home to West Ham and they have not won in their last 3 League matches. This will be their 3rd away game having lost 3-1 at Brighton and beaten Burnley 1-0.
Arsenal won this fixture 1-0 last season with West Brom winning the reverse 3-1. Arsenal have won the last 6 home matches against West Brom in the League.
West Brom 17/2
Suggested bet: Handicap, Arsenal (-1) at 9/10.
The Gunners go into this match 9 points off the top of the table all be it with a game in hand and they know that victory is essential. They have an excellent record at home against West Brom and based on West Brom’s defeat at Brighton I can see the Gunners winning this by 2 goals or more.
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