Arsenal vs West Ham prediction: The highlight of round 17 is the London Derby between Arsenal and West Ham at the Emirates Stadium. Arsenal is playing at home, but West Ham is emerging as a force in the top 4. This promises to be a dramatic match between the two top English teams.
- Match date: 08:00 p.m – 2021/12/15
- Event: Premier League
- Stage: Matchday 17th
- Location: Emirates Stadium
ARSENAL VS WEST HAM PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Arsenal with young elements in the attack like Smith Rowe, Saka and Odegaard played explosively in the recent period. Since the 0-5 loss to Man City, the Gunners have won 8/13 matches in the Premier League. In which the strikers opened fire 21 times, making a great contribution to helping Arsenal climb to 6th place. The attacking style is full of life, the last 4/5 rounds appeared 3 goals or more. Arteta’s army also has a series of 9 consecutive unbeaten matches at home, including 8 victories and 7 matches with 2 or more goals. However, it is difficult to ask for stability when the season enters the Tourmalet stage, the last 5 rounds they also conceded 9 times. Welcoming a direct competitor like West Ham, Arsenal certainly wants to win all 3 points but that can be a double-edged sword.
4th place in the Premier League and going deep in Cup competitions shows the excellence of West Ham. In which they eliminated both MU and Manchester City from the League Cup and just knocked Liverpool and Chelsea with the same score of 3-2. David Moyes’ talent helped The Hammer have the most successful period in history. The counter-attacking style is extremely effective. In 15 rounds, the strikers opened fire 28 times, with an average of 3.15 goals scored in each match. In addition, there are also jubilant victories 4-1 against Aston Villa, or 4-2 on the field of Newcastle. West Ham also won 4/7 away matches with a rate of 1.7 goals per game. With the level has been raised, West Ham can completely play fair at Emirates.
The scoring ability of the two teams is really impressive, it will be very adventurous if choosing Under. Both are in the competition group for the European Cup, the 3 points in this battle mean a lot. 2 encounters last season, this pair contributed up to 9 goals, Arsenal’s 3 consecutive matches also had an Over score.
Select: Over 2.75 FT.
Arsenal is obviously more appreciated with the home-field advantage, but this season West Ham is no longer easy to bully. The 4th place and consecutive victories against the Big 6 show the new position of The Hammer. In the last confrontation, West Ham forced the Gunners to divide the points with a score of 3-3. Arsenal is in the process of changing the force and has not yet found stability, the challenge for Arteta is not small.
Arsenal’s performance is not convincing, 5 matches have to receive 3 quite heavy defeats 0-4 against Liverpool, 2-3 against MU and 1-2 against Everton, the defense constantly makes mistakes. In the opposite direction, West Ham has just knocked Chelsea 3-2, bringing the number of wins this season to 8, including 4 away victories.
Select: West Ham FT.
The European odds highly appreciate the possibility of Arsenal winning all 3 points. However, in a period of unstable performance and a tight schedule, this option has many potential risks. West Ham with a sharp attack and rising spirit is not an easy team to beat.
Select: Draw FT.
Arsenal vs West Ham Prediction: Arsenal 2 – 2 West Ham FT (1-1 H1).
Arsenal: Ramsdale, White, Tomiyasu, Tavares, Gabriel, Lokonga, Odegaard, Saka, Partey, Smith Rowe, Aubameyang.
West Ham: Fabianski, Dawson, Coufal, Cresswell, Ogbonna, Soucek, Benrahma, Bowen, Rice, Fornals, Antonio.
Above is the information about Arsenal vs West Ham prediction in the 17th match of Premier League on 2021/12/15 of the CMD368 bookie.