Arsenal and Burnley meet at Emirates Stadium, in a match for the 2nd round of the Premier League. The history of direct confrontations disputed in this stadium is favorable to the home team, which in the last 5 matches won 5. Indeed, the last time these two teams played a match in this stadium, on 22-12-2018, for In the Premier League, Arsenal won by (3‑1). P. Aubameyang (14 ‘e 48’) and A. Iwobi (90 ‘) scored the goals of the match, for Arsenal, and A. Barnes (63′), for Burnley. Particular attention is needed for the home / away condition, since both teams have significantly different results at home and abroad.
The home team arrives on this 2nd day after the victory by (0-1) in the first game for the league, against Newcastle United. This is a stronger team with the support of his fans, since in the last 30 games he has 6 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses as a visitor, with 20 goals scored and 22 suffered; against 11 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses in his stadium, with 34 goals scored and 13 suffered. In the last 10 games played at home for all competitions, Arsenal won 7, drew 1 and lost 2. Their defense has not been very solid, since they suffered goals in 7 of the last 10 games, but their attack has marked with regularly, since he scored at least one goal in each of the last 10 games. There is a tendency to have goals in their home matches, since 29 of the last 32 games they played have ended with Over 1.5 goals. In 15 games, he got the comeback in 3 of the 7 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 20 home games for all competitions there is 1 period that stands out: he suffered 8 of his 17 goals between the minutes (61’-75 ‘).
Arsenal comes to this motivated match, after a 0x1 away victory against Newcastle: Aubameyang, 58 minutes into the game, scored the only goal. Unlike the rival of this round, Arsenal generally plays in a 4-3-3, favoring a style of constant transitions, in which the three most advanced men are Reiss Nelson, Aubameyang and Mkhitaryan. The two main strengths of the house as a whole are the way it achieves comebacks and the ease of creating danger. Coach Unai Emery cannot count on Bellerín, Tierney, Mavropanos and Holding, for having been injured.
The visiting team comes to this 2nd day, after the victory in its premiere in the league, against Southampton, by (3‑0) This is a stronger team with the support of their fans, since in the last 30 games record 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses as a visitor; against 10 wins, 1 draw and 4 losses in his stadium. In its last 10 away games, Burnley records 4 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses. His attack has scored regularly, as he scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games.
Burnley arrives at this motivated round, after a 3-0 home win against Southampton: Barnes and Gudmundsson scored the victory goals. The visiting team generally acts in a tactical system in 4-4-2, favoring a slower and more organized style of play. The two players responsible for panicking in the rival defense are expected to be Wood and Barnes. In the most central area of the land, Cork, Westwood, Gudmundsson and McNeil may act. Coach Sean Dyche must have all the players available for this match.