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Premier League: Arsenal vs Crystal Palace – Match preview and betting tip

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Our betting experts at Ace Football preview the Premier League match between Arsenal and Crystal Palace. Keep reading to get the latest team news, stats and betting tips.

Arsenal face a managerless Crystal Palace at the Emirates Stadium for another London derby on Sunday afternoon.

Arsenal approach the next Premier League round as number 1 in the table, having claimed 66 points this season so far. With 27 games behind them, Crystal Palace amassed 27 points, placing them as number 12 before their next fixture.

Form: Arsenal vs Crystal Palace

Arsenal Form

Arsenal have gone unbeaten in their previous three matches, which included a 2-2 draw with Sporting CP, a 0-3 victory over Fulham, and a 1-1 draw with Sporting CP. The Gunners claimed a middle-of-the-road three wins in their previous six matches on home soil in the Premier League. They also drew two and lost one, as they scored 12 and conceded eight goals.

Crystal Palace Form

Crystal Palace lost their previous three matches by 1-0 against Aston Villa, 0-1 against Manchester City and 1-0 against Brighton. The Eagles only have one paltry win to show from the last six away games in the Premier League. In these six matches, they drew one and lost four as well as being outscored by six goals to four.

Betting facts for Arsenal and Crystal Palace

Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on the stats from the last couple of matches that Arsenal and Crystal Palace played across all tournaments.

  • Arsenal have scored in 24 of the last 26 home matches
  • In 6 of the last 7 Arsenal matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Arsenal have scored in the last 8 matches in a row
  • Arsenal have not lost the last 6 matches in a row
  • In the last 3 Arsenal home matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
  • In the last 10 Crystal Palace matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Crystal Palace have not won the last 11 matches in a row
  • In 8 of the last 9 Crystal Palace matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • In the last 3 Crystal Palace matches the sum of goals was under 1.5
  • In 10 of the last 12 Crystal Palace away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5

Players on top: Arsenal vs Crystal Palace

Gabriel Martinelli is showing good form for Arsenal, scoring five goals in their last six matches. James Tomkins scored once in his previous half dozen outings.

Full-time result

Emirates Stadium witnessed Arsenal winning five times in their last 10 matches here, whilst drawing two and losing three as well. Crystal Palace claimed two wins, two draws, and six defeats in their last 10 games away. Arsenal have 5 wins on the bounce.

Both teams to score

Arsenal scored the first goal of the match in four games from a possible ten. Interestingly, Crystal Palace scored the opening goal of the match in just one of their last ten games. The Eagles have failed to score in 4 consecutive games. Arsenal managed three wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches across all tournaments.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of Arsenal’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 2.3 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in one of Crystal Palace’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 0.4 goals in these matches. Crystal Palace’s last 4 matches had less than three goals.

Betting suggestion: Arsenal vs Crystal Palace

The match between Arsenal and Crystal Palace should be an interesting one to watch and play some bets on, too. Therefore, we have come up with a free betting tip for this Premier League game.

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