EPL Week 7 Odds and Predictions: Chelsea vs Arsenal
Sunday will see Chelsea host Arsenal at Stamford Bridge for their seventh match of the Premier League season.
Chelsea is currently at the top of the league with 16 points having won 5 games and drawn 1. They have a three point lead over second place Southampton having beaten Aston Villa 3 – 0 last week and drawing 1 – 1 with Manchester City the week before.
Arsenal is currently fourth in the league with 10 points having won 2 games and drawn 4. They are tied for points with Swansea City and Aston Villa and are two points behind Manchester City.
Most recently Arsenal drew 1 – 1 with Tottenham Hotspurs.
Chelsea has won four of its last five matches against Arsenal, most recently beating them 6 – 0 in March 2014. The teams drew 0 – 0 in December 2013 and Chelsea won the three games before that.
Unsurprisingly Chelsea is the bookies’ favourites to win with odds of 4/6, the best odds on Arsenal winning are 4/1. A draw has been set at 13/5 by most bookies while the most likely score line, with odds of 7/1, is a 1 -0 victory for Chelsea.
William Hill Odds: 4/6 Chelsea to Win, 14/5 for a Draw and 4/1 Arsenal to Win.
Ladbrokes Odds: 4/6 Chelsea to Win, 11/4 for a Draw and 4/1 Arsenal to Win.
Bet365 odds: 4/6 Chelsea to Win, 13/5 for a Draw and 17/4 Arsenal to Win.