Tottenham vs Arsenal Intro
We’re approaching the final weeks of this Premier League season and there’s much to play for. Both Tottenham and Arsenal are looking to reinforce their places at the top of the table, and this game could be key to doing just that. The two meet at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Sunday January 16, 2022 at 4:30 PM. It’s matchweek 22, and the Premier League table shows Antonio Conte’s home side in the 6th place on 33 points, with their opponents’ strategist Mikel Arteta taking his team to the 5th position on 35 points. Tottenham and Arsenal are presently divided by 2 points and by only one place on the Premier League table.
Tottenham vs Arsenal Form
Tottenham remain undefeated in the last five and have managed to pick up 11 points in that time including a win over Watford. In the meantime, Arsenal had got quite used to winning but couldn’t get past Manchester City last time out, managing 12 points from the last 15 on offer. Tottenham have been in superb form at home in recent weeks, winning a near perfect 13 points in their last five matches at their Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Arsenal have only picked up six points in 5 away games, so their away form is not on point.
Tottenham vs Arsenal H2H
This has been a well loved fixture down through the years, with Tottenham and Arsenal meeting 54 times before. Tottenham will hope that home advantage can turn around the history of this fixture as it is currently trailing Arsenal 24 to 12 when it comes to gaes won. Tottenham have maintained a slight advantage in recent matches with Arsenal, earning one more win in the last six meetings.
While Arsenal has had the advantage historically, in the six most recent meetings between the clubs it is Tottenham with a one win advantage.
Tottenham vs Arsenal Analysis
In their last game, Tottenham got the win and earned three points. Watford was the opponent of Antonio Conte’s men. After 90 minutes, the score was 1-0. This week Tottenham will be thinking about one thing only, Arsenal. In their match against Watford, Tottenham had the following ball possession : 74%. In terms of shots on goal, Tottenham struck a total of 21 shots in attack while in defence conceding 6 shots to Watford. Meanwhile, Arsenal lost its previous game. Mikel Arteta’s team played Manchester City. The fulltime scoreline for that match was 1-2. While facing Manchester City, Arsenal had 29% of ball possession. In Arsenal previous game, they shot on target 7 times while Mikel Arteta’s men conceded 15 shots.
Tottenham vs Arsenal Odds
If we take a look at the odds for this match between Tottenham and Arsenal we see that the bookmakers have Tottenham as favourites to get the win.