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Opta Stats: Arsenal v Bournemouth

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Arsenal will be hoping to continue their dominance over Bournemouth. Opta rates their chances.

"Both teams have scored in each of Bournemouth’s seven Premier League games so far this season – only three teams have both scored and conceded in their first eight matches to a Premier League campaign (Derby 8 in 2000-01, Middlesbrough 9 in 2000-01 and Leicester 9 in 2015-16)."

An Arsenal win and both teams to score is [2.4].

Arsenal have won all five of their home matches against Bournemouth in all competitions (four in the Premier League, one in the League Cup). They are [1.47] to win.

Bournemouth have taken only four points from eight Premier League matches against Arsenal (W1 D1 L6). The Gunners are [2.2] to win half-time/full-time.

In all competitions, Arsenal only have a better 100%-win ratio in home games against Gainsborough Trinity (8 wins), Reading (6) and Stockport County (6) than against Bournemouth (5). The draw half-time/Arsenal full-time double result is [4.8].

The only teams to play more away Premier League games at Arsenal than Bournemouth without winning a point (P4 W0 D0 L4) are Stoke City (10 games) and Burnley (6). Arsenal are [3.5] to win both halves.

Bournemouth have lost their last three Premier League matches in London, conceding five goals in every game. In top-flight history, no team have ever conceded 5+ in four consecutive away matches in London (Birmingham in 1957 and Sunderland 1969 also three in a row). Over 4.5 goals is [3.25].

Arsenal have lost just one of their last 21 Premier League home games (W16 D4), losing 2-3 against Crystal Palace in April. However, the Gunners have shipped two goals in their last two home matches, last doing so in three consecutive home games in December 2012. Both teams to score is [1.53].

Both teams have scored in each of Bournemouth's seven Premier League games so far this season - only three teams have both scored and conceded in their first eight matches to a Premier League campaign (Derby 8 in 2000-01, Middlesbrough 9 in 2000-01 and Leicester 9 in 2015-16). An Arsenal win and both teams to score is [2.4].

Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has scored in each of his last six Premier League games played on Sunday, netting eight goals in that run. Indeed, 26 of his 39 Premier League goals in total have been scored on Sundays, the highest ratio on that day in the competition's history (min 20 goals). Aubameyang is [1.67] to score.

Bournemouth's Callum Wilson is looking to score in five consecutive league games for the first time since March 2014 when he was at Coventry. He's netted three goals in his four Premier League appearances against Arsenal. Wilson is [3.3] to find the net.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could become the first Arsenal player to score as many as eight goals in the Gunners' first eight games to a Premier League season since Dennis Bergkamp in 1997-98. Aubameyang is [4.0] to score the first goal.

Dan Fitch 2019/20 Season P/L

Staked: 176.00 pts
Returned: 179.92 pts
P/L: +3.92 pts

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