Arsenal v West Brom – 101 Great Goals prediction: Arsenal 2-1 West Brom
Arsenal will be looking to build on last weekend’s encouraging draw at Champions Chelsea.
West Brom are without a win in their last four and will find things difficult against an Arsenal side who have won four out of four at the Emirates this season.
Arsenal v West Brom betting tips
Arsenal are strong favourites to win Monday’s Premier League match.
The Gunners are 4/11 to win out against the Baggies. West Brom are priced at 9/1 for the win by Bet365.
Alexis Sanchez is considered the most likely goal scorer. The Chilean can be backed at 3/1 to be first goal scorer.
Jay Rodriguez to score anytime at 10/3 could well be worth a punt.
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Arsenal v West Brom: Premier League preview
Arsenal host West Brom at the Emirates on Monday night.
The Gunners come into the game winning three and drawing one of their last four matches in all competitions.
West Brom have taken more points (6) away from home so far season than at the Hawthorns (5), a stat that may give Tony Pulis some confidence going into the match.
Carabao Cup action
Arsene Wenger’s side were narrow 1-0 winners in last week’s Carabao Cup third round tie against League One side Doncaster.
A heavily-rotated Arsenal side were hugely underwhelming, although Theo Walcott’s first half goal was enough to earn qualification into the next round. Alexis Sanchez completed 90 minutes for the first time this season.
Following on from last weekend’s 0-0 draw with West Ham, West Brom were beaten 2-1 by Man City in the Carabao Cup. Claudio Yacob equalised for the Baggies but Leroy Sane restored City’s lead minutes later.
Despite the two side’s contrasting recent form, West Brom head into the game two places and 1 point above Arsenal.
The last time West Brom picked up points at the Emirates was exactly seven years ago to the day, when the Baggies won 3-2.
Arsenal team news v West Brom: Sanchez fit
Danny Welbeck is sidelined with a groin injury and is targeting a return after the international break.
Sanchez is likely to start, having completed the full match against Doncaster.
Ozil missed out against Chelsea with a knee inflammation. The German World Cup winner is expected to return to Arsenal’s line-up.
Calum Chambers will miss the game after picking up a hip problem last week, while Theo Walcott is a slight doubt.
Jack Wilshere is expected to be on the substitutes bench, having also completed 90 minutes in the Carabao Cup.
West Brom team news v Arsenal: Livermore available
Midfielder Jake Livermore will return to the West Brom side after he was given time off last weekend.
Oliver Burke is expected to feature after recovering from a hamstring problem.
Nacer Chadli and Chris Brunt will all be looked at closer to kick off.
Left-back Kieran Gibbs will face his former club for the first time.