Will Newcastle pick up their first win of the season when they host Arsenal? Opta has the answers.
"Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil has had a hand in three goals in three Premier League appearances versus Newcastle (two goals, one assist)."
Newcastle's 2-1 victory in this exact fixture last season ended a 10-match losing run against Arsenal in the Premier League. They are 4.3100/30 to win.
Only against Everton (32) and West Ham United (29) have Arsenal won more Premier League games than versus Newcastle United (26). Arsenal are 1.9520/21 to claim victory.
Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez has lost six times versus Arsenal in the Premier League; only against Chelsea and Man Utd (9 each) has he suffered more defeats. Arsenal are 3.02/1 to win half-time/full-time.
Newcastle have lost all three of their Premier League matches against 'big six' opposition in 2018-19 by a 1-2 scoreline. A 2-1 Arsenal win is 9.417/2.
Arsenal have won two of their last three away Premier League games (L1), as many as in their previous 13 combined (W2 D3 L8). They are 1.444/9 in the Draw No Bet market.
Only Spurs (458.0 KM) have covered more distance in the first four Premier League games of this season than Arsenal (455.2 KM). The draw half-time/Arsenal full-time double result is 4.94/1.
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil has had a hand in three goals in three Premier League appearances versus Newcastle (two goals, one assist). Over 2.5 goals is 1.784/5.
Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang netted his 150th goal in the big five European leagues following his strike against Cardiff - only eight players have scored more than the Gabonese striker since his debut in August 2009. Aubameyang is 2.26/5 to find the net.
Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette has been directly involved in seven goals in his last five Premier League starts (5 goals, 2 assists). Lacazette is 2.68/5 to score.
Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L
Staked: 53.00 pts
Returned: 50.57 pts
P/L: -2.43 pts