Opta Stats: Arsenal v West Ham

Arsenal manager Unai Emery.
Can Unai Emery point Arsenal to victory against West Ham?

It's a London derby between two teams yet to pick up a point this season, as Arsenal taken on West Ham. Opta crunches the numbers so you don't have to.

"West Ham United have lost their first two games of the Premier League season and should they suffer a defeat in this match, they’ll have lost their opening three league games of a season for the third time this decade (after 2010-11 & 2017-18) after doing this just five times between 1920 and 2010."

Arsenal are 2.01/1 to win half-time/full-time.

Arsenal have lost only one of their last 22 matches against West Ham in all competitions (W17 D4). They are 1.384/11 to claim victory.

West Ham United have won five away Premier League matches at Arsenal (three at Highbury, two at the Emirates) - only Liverpool (7) and Man Utd (8) have won more. The Hammers are 9.617/2 to win.

Should Arsenal suffer a defeat in this match, they'll have lost their opening three league games in a season for the first time since 1954-55 and for only the fifth time ever (also 1923-24, 1921-22 and 1895-96). West Ham are 7.87/1 in the Draw No Bet market.

West Ham United have lost their first two games of the Premier League season and should they suffer a defeat in this match, they'll have lost their opening three league games of a season for the third time this decade (after 2010-11 & 2017-18) after doing this just five times between 1920 and 2010. Arsenal are 2.01/1 to win half-time/full-time.

Arsenal haven't lost a Premier League London derby match at the Emirates Stadium since January 2016 (0-1 vs Chelsea), winning six and drawing three of their derby games at the Stadium since then. The draw is 5.79/2.

Only Manchester City (50) won more points at home than Arsenal (47, level with Manchester United) in the Premier League last season. Arsenal are 2.68/5 to win to nil.

Unai Emery won his two most recent home league matches against Manuel Pellegrini, doing so in January 2011 (Valencia 4-3 Malaga) and December 2011 (Valencia 2-0 Malaga). The draw half-time/Arsenal full-time double result is 4.216/5.

Manuel Pellegrini has won just one of his 11 matches against Arsenal in all competitions (W1 D5 L5), a 6-3 victory as Manchester City manager in December 2013. Arsenal are just 1.141/7 in the Draw No Bet market.

Mesut Özil has been involved in five goals in his last four Premier League appearances against West Ham United (three goals, two assists). Ozil is 4.03/1 to score.

Arsenal's Matteo Guendouzi has made 17 tackles & interceptions (combined) in the opening two matchdays of this Premier League season; four more than any other player. Under 2.5 goals is 2.8415/8.

Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L

Staked: 35.00 pts
Returned: 36.86 pts
P/L: +1.86 pts

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