Opta Stats: Fulham v Arsenal
It's a London derby to kick off Sunday's Premier League action as Fulham take on Arsenal. Opta presents the tale of the tape.
"Arsenal have won their last two Premier League away games under Unai Emery, the same number they won in their last 12 on the road under Arsene Wenger (W2 D3 L7). They last three in a row in October 2016 (a run of four)."
Fulham last faced Arsenal in January 2014 in the Premier League, losing 2-0 - the Cottagers have won just three of their 26 Premier League games against the Gunners (D5 L18). Arsenal [1.7] to win.
Arsenal have won their last two Premier League matches at Craven Cottage, with this their first visit since August 2013. They are [2.6] to win half-time/full-time.
Fulham haven't kept a clean sheet in a home Premier League London derby match since beating QPR 6-0 in October 2011 - they've conceded in each of their 14 such matches since. Over 3.5 goals is [2.16].
There have been four red cards shown in the last four Premier League meetings between Fulham and Arsenal at Craven Cottage (2 each). The odds of there being a sending off in the match is [6.0].
Arsenal have won only one of their last eight away London derbies in the Premier League (D2 L5), winning 3-2 at Crystal Palace in December 2017. Fulham are [2.4] to avoid defeat in the Double Chance market.
Arsenal have a 51.3% win rate in Premier League London derbies (123/240) - the best in the division. Meanwhile, Fulham have the lowest win rate in these games (20.8% - 25/120). An Arsenal win and over 2.5 goals is [2.1].
Arsenal have won their last two Premier League away games under Unai Emery, the same number they won in their last 12 on the road under Arsene Wenger (W2 D3 L7). They last three in a row in October 2016 (a run of four). An Arsenal win and both teams to score is [2.76].
Fulham are one of just two teams yet to keep a Premier League clean sheet this season, along with Brighton. Over 2.5 goals is [1.48].
Aleksandar Mitrovic has scored nine goals in his last 10 league appearances for Fulham at Craven Cottage (excluding play-offs). Mitrovic is [2.8] to score.
Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L
Staked: 53.00 pts
Returned: 50.57 pts
P/L: -2.43 pts