Arsenal need to beat Burnley to keep pace with the Premier League title challengers. Opta rates their chances.
"Giroud has scored in each of his last nine starts for Arsenal in all competitions, scoring 11 goals in total."
He's 4.03/1 to open the scoring.
Arsenal have won six of their last seven meetings with Burnley in all competitions (D1), since a 0-2 loss in the League Cup in December 2008. They are 1.222/9 to win.
Burnley have lost their last five visits to Arsenal in all competitions, since a 1-0 league win in September 1974. Arsenal are 1.75/7 to win half-time/full-time.
Alexis Sanchez has scored three and assisted another in his two previous games against Burnley at the Emirates Stadium (all competitions). Sanchez is 1.768/11 to score.
The Gunners have scored exactly three goals in both of their previous Premier League home games against Burnley. Over 2.5 goals is 1.528/15.
Olivier Giroud has scored in each of his last four Premier League games for the Gunners, his best run since April 2015 (six matches). Giroud is 1.758/11 to score.
In fact, Giroud has scored in each of his last nine starts for Arsenal in all competitions, scoring 11 goals in total. He's 4.03/1 to open the scoring.
The Clarets have had 13 different goalscorers this season, a joint-league high with Manchester City. Both teams to score is 2.245/4.
Only one of Burnley's 26 points this season has been secured away from Turf Moor. They have the worst away record in the Premier League this season (D1 L8). Arsenal are 1.9520/21 to win to nil.
However, the Clarets are only seven points off their entire total from their last Premier League campaign in 2014/15 (33). You can lay Arsenal at 1.232/9.
Only Raheem Sterling (156) has had more touches in the opposition box this season than Alexis Sanchez (155). Sanchez is 4.03/1 to score the first goal.