After going through 11 Premier League matches without any single defeat, entering the 14th Matchdays Arsenal are going to face a tough match. Yes, the Gunners refer to the new manager Unai Emery will face their city rivals, Tottenham Hotspur. The squad which is directed by Mauricio Pochettino did have found a series of disappointing results, but later their performance was quite consistent. So, later their match is predicted to be fierce. The game known as the North London Derby, will take place on Sunday night WIB, December 2, 2018 at Emirates Stadium.
Speaking of performance, Arsenal began the campaign of this season with disappointing results, as the Gunners swallowed two defeats in their first two games, but after that they were undefeated in the Premier League to reach the 5th place in the standings. In the last five games in all competitions, Arsenal alone only won 2 wins and held back a draw 3 times. While in position 5 in the Premier League standings, the Gunners are only one point behind the top four, and 3 points from Tottenham who are ranked 3rd.
Yes, a series of good results achieved by Harry Kane CS lately made Spurs shot up to number 3 in the standings, with 30 points from 13 matches. Therefore, with the fact that only 3 points separate between these two teams, it is believed that the match will be fierce. Moreover, Spurs in fact managed to wipe out the last five games in all competitions with victory.
Head to head Matches – Arsenal vs. Tottenham Hotspur:
10/02/18 Tottenham Hotspur 1 – 0 Arsenal
11/18/17 Arsenal 2 – 0 Tottenham Hotspur
04/30/17 Tottenham Hotspur 2 – 0 Arsenal
11/06/16 Arsenal 1 – 1 Tottenham Hotspur
03/03/16 Tottenham Hotspur 2-2 Arsenal
Arsenal’s Last 5 Matches:
10/28/18 Crystal Palace 2 – 2 Arsenal
11/11/18 Arsenal 2 – 1 Blackpool
04/11/18 Arsenal 1 – 1 Liverpool
09/11/18 Arsenal 0 – 0 Sporting CP
11/11/18 Arsenal 1 – 1 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Tottenham Hotspur’s Last 5 Matches:
11/11/18 West Ham United 1 – 3 Tottenham Hotspur
04/11/18 Wolverhampton Wanderers 2 – 3 Tottenham Hotspur
11/7/18 Tottenham Hotspur 1-2 PSV
11/11/18 Crystal Palace 0 – 1 Tottenham Hotspur
11/25/18 Tottenham Hotspur 3- 1 Chelsea
Arsenal: Leno, Bellerin, Mustafi, Holding, Kolasinac, Torreira, Xhaka, Iwobi, Ozil, Aubameyang, Lacazette.
Tottenham Hotspur: Lloris, Trippier, Juan Foyth, Alderweireld, Davies, Sissoko, Wanyama, Lamela, Alli, Lucas Moura, Kane.