Arsenal vs Fulham Predictions and Betting : The 29th season of English Premier League is set to kickoff from 12th September. The FA Cup Champions Arsenal will take on Fulham today at the Craven Cottage stadium.
Arsenal finished 8th in the Premier League in the last season while Fulham finished 4th in the Championship to qualify for the Premier League.
Arsenal vs Fulham Predictions and Betting Summary (Updated, 12th of September)
Arsenal vs Fulham Soccer Predictions and Betting : News Buzz
Accrding to Evening Standard, Fulham Starting Line up: Areola; Tete, Hector, Ream, Bryan; Reed, Lemina, Cairney; Decordova-Reid, Knockaert, Mitrovic
According to Mirror, Arsenal Starting Line up: Leno; Holding, Saliba, Tierney; Bellerin, Ceballos, Xhaka, Maitland-Niles; Willian; Nketiah, Aubameyang.
Arsenal vs Fulham Soccer Betting : Recent Stats
Both Arsenal and Fulham have had a better recent form. In last 6 match that Arsenal played, they won 4 while lost on 2 occasions.
For Fulham, the last 6 matches gave 3 wins and 2 draws. They lost one of their last 6 matches.
In the recently played Community Shield match against the last season’s EPL Champions Liverpool, Arsenal defeated them in a penalty shoot out after the full time score ended in 1-1 goals. For Fulham, they would wish to forget the memories of last season’s EPL where they finished at 19th spot just one spot ahead of the Premier League’s last position however before making to this years EPL Fulham finished 4th in last season’s EFL Championship.
The last match that Fulham played was a Club friendlies last month against MK Dons. The match ended in a 2-2 goals tie. Both Arsenal and Fulham will be looking forward to start their this season’s EPL with a win.
Arsenal vs Fulham Soccer Predictions and Betting : Heat to head Stats
Fulham and Arsenal have clashed against each other on 28 occasions. Arsenal has almost 72% win against Fulham while Fulham have been able to win only 10% of the matches played against Arsenal.
Of the 28 matches between the two teams, Arsenal have won 20 matches while Fulham could win only 3 matches. 5 matches ended in a draw.
Arsenal vs Fulham Predictions and Betting : Offensive and Defensive Stats
Mikel Arteta‘s Arsenal team is full of talent. The forward will be lead by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Willian who recently got transferred form Chelsea and Edward Nketiah. In last Community Shield Match it was Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang who did open the scoring for Arsenal.
Fulham on other hand does not have a strong team as compared to the Arsenal side. However, they had an impressive last EFL season. Aleksandar Mitrović and Ivan Cavaleiro together were strong forwards for Fulham. Together they scored 32 goals in the last season’s EFL.
In comparison with a powerful Arsenal forward team, Fulham don't appear to stand a chance but then Arsenal conceded 48 goals last season.
In mid-field, Granit Xhaka, Mesut Ozil and Nicolas Pepe will be supporting the strikers. Nicolas Pepe is also known for his scoring. In last EPL season he scored 6 goals for his team.
André Zambo Anguissa Cameroonian professional footballer who plays as a centre midfielder for Fulham has been transferred from Ligue 1 club Villareal. He is one among the top five most expensive transfers for newly promoted clubs to Premier League. He holds 88% passing accuracy in his last season in Ligue 1 and scored 2 goals for his club.
He will be accompanied in mid-field by Jean-Michaël Seri who has been loaned for this season by Fulham.
Arsenal have a strong proven Midfield versus a relatively younger Fulham Mid-field
Arsenal’s defence will be dominated by David Luiz, Bukayo Saka and William Saliba provides a solid support to the team. All three defenders are known also for the support that they provide during corners.
For Fulham Michael Hector and Antonee Robinson will have much responsibility of defence.
Arsenal conceded the 3rd highest number of Goals amongst the top 10 teams last year, Fulham too conceded nearly a goal per game.So it is likely that this will be a relatively high scoring game
Arsenal vs Fulham Soccer Predictions and Betting Analysis
For the 12th September’s match between Fulham and Arsenal, FcTables predicts an easy win for Arsenal. As per them, Arsenal has 60% chances of winning the match while for Fulham the chances stand at 17%.
According to Kickoff, Arsenal have a 60% chance of beating Fulham. Fulham on the other hand Fulham have 18% chances of winning the match. The platform predicts that there is a 10% chance of the full time result being 0-1 in favor of Arsenal.
Betway recommends bet for Arsenal win. As per the platform, the betting odds for Fulham stands at 9/2 and the betting odds for Arsenal stands at 31/50.
Infogol too predicts an easy win for Arsenal in upcoming match against Fulham. Platform gives Arsenal 48% chances of winning while for Fulham the chances stands at 26%.
Bwin predicts and easy win for Arsenal. As per the platfrom, the betting odds for Arsenal stands at 57/100 while for Fulham the odds are placed at 9/2.
In sum: The predictions and betting platforms predicts an easy win for Arsenal in their first match of this season EPL. Fulham would be very happy if they manage to score a goal and restrict Arsenal to a maximum of 2 goals