England – Premier League
Match start: 18:30 (GMT+1)
Last Wednesday Arsenal, London had played its first catch-up match at St Mary's Stadium against Southampton and was able to win 3 winning points (0:2). Alexis Sánchеz and Olivier Giroud have shown good results.
After this victory Arsenal had gained 66 points and can claim for the 3rd and the 4th berth into the Champions League. And now the gunners are behind Liverpool only for 4 points.
A visit to stadium Britannia
Arsenal has one catch-up match that will be played on the 16th of May with Sunderland that had already left the Premier League. That is why the London club is lacking only one point to Merceyside club.
But now the team of Arsène Wenger has to play very difficult away meeting at the famous stadium Britannia in Stoke-on-Trent. As the hosts of the arena are known for stubbornness for almost 9 years.
The most unsuccessful were the visits on home arena of the team of Arsène Wenger. You have to remember that its last winning over Britannia with the score 1:3 Arsenal had gained on the 27th of February, 2010 i.e. more than 7 years ago.
But all future away meeting of the gunners and Stoke City had ended in a draw or by the winnings of the hosts of famous arena 3:1, 1:1, 0:0, 1:0, 3:2 and 0:0.
But now is a special case. The team of Arsène Wenger has already tasted the beginning of the favorite tournament. And only one week ago Arsenal could only dream about it.
Arsenal came to Stoke-on-Trent with very strong squad. And what is more important the main goalkeeper of the team Petr Čech had returned to the team. And with him the defense of Arsenal is playing more confidently.
Stoke City – 5,34, draw – 4,38, Arsenal – 1,67
Our tip: Arsenal to win - odds 1,67 Bet365