Arsenal vs Southampton Preview

Jon Wilde 21 Nov 2019
  • Arsenal vs Southampton predictions for their Premier League match on Saturday

  • We are backing Arsenal for a routine victory at the Emirates Stadium

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Mesut Ozil on the ball for Arsenal during their friendly match against Barcelona on August 4 2019 (PA Images)

Arsenal vs Southampton Score Prediction

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Arsenal vs Southampton Match Info

Date: Saturday November 23 2019
Kick-off time: 3.00pm GMT
Venue: Emirates Stadium
Referee: Stuart Attwell

Arsenal vs Southampton Head-To-Head Record

Last 4 matches

February 24 2019: Arsenal 2-0 Southampton
December 16 2018: Southampton 3-2 Arsenal

April 8 2018: Arsenal 3-2 Southampton
December 10 2017: Southampton 1-1 Arsenal

Total head-to-head league matches played: 84
Arsenal wins: 42
Southampton wins: 19
Draws: 23

Arsenal vs Southampton Stats

  • Southampton have not won any of their last 24 league matches away to Arsenal
  • Saints have also lost six of their latest seven games
  • Arsenal are unbeaten at home in the Premier League since April

Arsenal vs Southampton Match Preview

At the end of a week when Mauricio Pochettino lost his job at Arsenal’s biggest rivals Tottenham, the two current favourites in the Premier League Sack Race market find themselves going head-to-head.

Before Poch’s sacking, Unai Emery was reported to be under just as much, if not more, pressure with his Arsenal side having failed to win any of their latest five matches before the international break.

But starting with this game, the Gunners have a favourable run of fixtures over the next month and therefore the Arsenal board are clearly prepared to give the Spaniard a chance to win over the club’s increasingly disgruntled fans, unhappy at the lack of obvious progress.

Ralph Hasenhuttl’s position at Southampton is also under threat, according to the bookmakers at least, with his team’s 9-0 home drubbing by Leicester seemingly considered to be very difficult to come back from.

Not only that but Saints have fallen to second from bottom of the table after collecting only one point from their last seven matches and they are relying overwhelmingly on striker Danny Ings to score goals – in fairness he is doing his bit, but nobody else can say the same.

Southampton have a terrible record away to Arsenal with their last league victory being at Highbury in 1987 and we expect Emery to secure his position slightly with a routine win.

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Arsenal vs Southampton Betting Tips

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    Arsenal vs Southampton Match Info Date: Saturday November 23 2019 Kick-off time: 3.00pm GMT Venue: Emirates Stadium Referee: Stuart Attwell Arsenal vs Southampton Head-To-Head Record Last 4 matches February 24 2019: Arsenal 2-0 Southampton December 16 2018: Southampton 3-2 Arsenal April 8 2018: Arsenal 3-2 Southampton December 10 2017: Southampton 1-1 Arsenal Total head-to-head league…