Arsenal vs Liverpool Predictions and Betting Tips
The Emirates Stadium is stage for this highly-anticipated encounter as Arsenal go up against Liverpool. Read on for our expert tips and predictions.
The Gunners have a superior head-to-head record in this fixture with 20 wins in the last 55 meetings compared to Liverpool’s 15 victories. The Reds were 3-1 winners in the reverse match early this season. Can they manage the double over the North London side?
Arsenal and their inconsistent form
The Gunners have blown hot and cold this season pointing towards lots of inconsistency. They currently find themselves in 10th place, with just 42 points on the board. However, they would certainly be happy with the solitary point they earned just before the international break as they came back from 3-0 down to draw with West Ham 3-3.
It has been a tough season for Liverpool as well as the Reds have failed to hit the heights they did in the 2019/2020 campaign. Klopp’s injury problems have certainly done lots of harm with the Merseyside in 7th place, five points behind Chelsea who are in 4th place. They got the better of Wolves in their most recent game, beating Nuno’s side 1-0 at the Molineux Stadium.
Arsenal vs Liverpool Team News
Saka, Smith-Rowe and Willian are all rated doubtful for this game. With regards to the away side, van Dijk, Gomez, Matip and Henderson are all expected to miss out.
Arsenal possible starting XI:
Leno; Tierney, Gabriel, Mari, Chambers; Xhaka, Elneny; Aubameyang, Odegaard, Saka, Lacazette
Liverpool possible starting XI:
Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Kabak, Phillips, Robertson; Fabinho, Thiago, Wijnaldum; Salah, Mane, Jota
Arsenal vs Liverpool Prediction: 1-1
Liverpool have been much better on their travels since the turn of the year. Arsenal, however, only six of their 14 home league games which point towards the fact that they haven’t been the best at home either. As such, we believe the Reds would just manage a victory this Saturday.