Arsenal will be back to action this week Wednesday, as they host West Ham in one their prestigious stadiums, Emirates expecting to boost or improve on their points in the Premier League, PL, table.
No doubt, Arsenal coach Mikel Arteta with his squad men full prepared to face West Ham this week, as both clubs is sets to slug it out.
On Matchday 17, Arsenal hosts West Ham at the Emirates in a London derby. Arsenal is in sixth place with 26 points, while West Ham is in fourth with 28 points. Both teams are vying for a place in the Champions League, and a win for Arsenal would see them leapfrog the Hammers into fourth place.
Arsenal were defeated by Chelsea in their first home match of the season, but have since gone undefeated at home. They have the joint best home record with league leaders Manchester City. They are undefeated in their last ten home matches across all competitions.
Arsenal will be relieved to be back at home after losing three consecutive matches on the road. In their most recent match, they thrashed Southampton 3-0 at home to get back on track. Arsenal had won ten of their previous eleven home games against West Ham, with the only loss coming in 2015.
West Ham had a strong grasp on fourth place, but with only one win in their previous five league games, the chasing teams have caught up with them, with Arsenal and Manchester United leading the charge. They haven’t won in their last three away games, losing two and drawing one.
In those three games, West Ham has only scored one goal. They have lost their last six away games against Arsenal, with the last win coming in 2015. West Ham have won their last two London derbies this season, and will be aiming for their first three-in-a-row since 2019.
Arsenal have a strong home record, whereas West Ham have struggled recently away from home. The battle for fourth place is on, and Arsenal should keep winning at home. This match will be won by Arsenal.
Arsenal vs West Ham match will go down on Wednesday at 9PM Nigerian time.
Arsenal Coach, Mikel Arteta has promised to defect West Ham despite their fourth position in the English Premier League, EPL, with two goals difference.
Arsenal vs West Ham: 4-2.