FootyMAD's Arsenal match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 28th December 2007
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Everton and Arsenal at 17:15 on Saturday, 29th December 2007 in the Premier League.
Everton prepare to entertain Arsenal at Goodison Park at tea-time on Saturday, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 93 games played, Toffees have recorded 41 wins, and Arsenal have come away with 27 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Goodison Park was less than a year ago, in March 2007, the Toffees carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Premiership match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sun 18 Mar||Everton||1-0||Arsenal||PREM|
|2006/2007||Wed 08 Nov||Everton||0 - 1||Arsenal||LGEC|
|2006/2007||Sat 28 Oct||Arsenal||1 - 1||Everton||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 21 Jan||Everton||1 - 0||Arsenal||PREM|
|2005/2006||Mon 19 Sep||Arsenal||2 - 0||Everton||PREM|
|2004/2005||Wed 11 May||Arsenal||7 - 0||Everton||PREM|
|2004/2005||Tue 09 Nov||Arsenal||3 - 1||Everton||LGEC|
Recent respective form guides
Everton could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. In this time, Toffees have rattled up an impressive 19 goals, and conceded 3.
Arsenal have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Gunners's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Everton find themselves in a respectable 6th position, courtesy of the 33 points they have accumulated from 19 games. Arsenal sit in a healthy 2nd in the league, and have picked up 44 points from their 19 games.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Everton may be coming up against a decent side in Arsenal, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Toffees. Home Win
|Everton||Won 6 successive home games.|
9 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
|Arsenal||6 games since last defeat.|
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