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Dimitar Berbatov v Betfair Expert: Bet Builder Battle for Chelsea v Arsenal

Betfair ambassador Dimitar Berbatov
Berba thinks Chelsea can hold high-flying Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on Saturday

Betfair Ambassador Dimitar Berbatov tries to find another winning combination of wagers in Saturday's huge Chelsea v Arsenal Premier League clash as he takes on Betfair's Alex Boyes in this week's Bet Builder Battle...

  • Berba backs the draw at Stamford Bridge

  • Fancies Martinelli to play key role again

  • Alex backs Havertz to haunt his old club


Chelsea v Arsenal
Saturday 17:30
Live on Sky Sports

Dimitar Berbatov Says:

Leg 1: Back the Draw

Leg 2: Back BTTS

Leg 3: Back Martinelli to score or assist

The odds will be in favour of Arsenal, but you can never underestimate Chelsea. They've picked up speed and are heading in the right direction. I see goals in this game and both teams can score goals.

Both Chelsea and Arsenal have good players who can create and score, so an entertaining draw is on the cards, and the usual suspects I fancy to score. The likes of Nicolas Jackson and Martinelli as they're always in the box.

I think the game is going to finish as a draw. Of course, as I have said, I am anticipating goals at Stamford Bridge on Saturday so I am more than happy to include both teams to score in this weekend's Bet Builder battle.

After scoring the winning goal against Manchester City, Gabriel Martinelli is going to be up for this one. He will want to cause trouble for the Chelsea defenders. He is back fit now and with the potential of Bukayo Saka not playing here, Martinelli should be the main outlet for Arsenal. He can use his pace to cause real issues for Chelsea.

I am going to back the Brazilian to continue his run with a goal or assist as the final leg in my Bet Builder this week

Back Draw, BTTS & Martinelli to score or assist @ 10/111.00

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Alex Boyes Says:

Leg 1: Back Kai Havertz to score or assist

Leg 2: Over 2.5 goals

Leg 3: Over 2.5 Chelsea cards

Berba has enjoyed winners recently but it is time for his run of Bet Builder Battle victories to come to an end.

Selection number one is Kai Havertz to score or assist against his old club. He's had a tough start to life at Arsenal but got the all-important assist for Martinelli's goal against Man City last time out.

If Havertz plays on Saturday it will be his 100th Premier League appearance and it is against his former club. These kind of scripts write themselves.

Over 2.5 goals is next for me. Both teams have the same xG in the Premier League this season, just over 15, but Arsenal have surpassed that while Chelsea have underperformed. But the Blues are back among the goals and have scored six in their last two games.

My second selection is over 2.5 Chelsea cards. They have the second most cards in the Premier League this season with 26 (just behind Tottenham). That brings my Bet Builder to just over 6/17.00.

Back Havertz score or assist, Over 2.5 goals & Over 2.5 Chelsea cards @ 7.3

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