liverpool1819Our featured English Premier League match taking place on Wednesday is a big one, Arsenal take on Liverpool we and take a look at a number of options available to punters.

 

 

 

 

Note, odds are correct at the time of writing but are subject to change

 

Arsenal

 

Arsenal were 2-0 winners at home to Leicester on Sunday, a fifth straight league win and going further back the Gunners have now won 10, drawn 1 and lost 1 of their last 12 league games. Their only defeat in that sequence came at home to Manchester City and they were unlucky to leave that game empty handed. Other recent league results include wins home and away to Wolves, a 2-1 home win over Brentford and 3-2 victory at Watford.

 

Arsenal finished the previous round in fourth spot, 1 point clear of Manchester United and 3 better off than West Ham and Arsenal have 3 games in hand on both those teams.

 

Liverpool

 

Manchester City's draw at Crystal Palace on Monday leaves the door open for Liverpool to close the gap in the title race to a single point. Coming into this game Liverpool are 4 points behind City with this game in hand and at the weekend they were 2-0 winners at Brighton.

 

Liverpool have reeled off 8 straight wins in the Premier League conceding just twice in the process. In addition they won the League Cup final and have progressed in the FA Cup and made it to the Champions League last 8 so they remain in the hunt for 4 pieces of silverware.

 

Recent Head to Head

 

The first league meeting this season was staged at Anfield in November and Liverpool won it 4-0 .

 

The teams also met in the League Cup semi finals with the first leg on Merseyside finishing 0-0 before Liverpool won the return 2-0 in London.

 

Last season's league meeting at The Emirates went the way of Liverpool who won 3-0.

 

 

The Betting

 

Arsenal are currently 24/10 to win the game with the draw at 3/1 and Liverpool can be backed at 0.93/1

 

A game of 3 goals or more is priced at 13/20 and it's also 13/20 for both teams to score.

 

Mo Salah is 33/10 to score the first goals and 11/10 to score any time

 

Lacazette is 7/1 to score the first goal and 5/2 to score any time

 

Note, odds are correct at the time of writing but are subject to change

 

The Verdict:

 

This should be a cracking game and I'm siding with Liverpool but I think Arsenal are in good enough shape right now to give them a game and contribute to the scoring.

 

Away win and both teams to score? (yes) is my play.

 

Bets: Away win and both teams to score? (yes) at 5/2

 

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Note, odds are correct at the time of writing but are subject to change

 

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