Premier League – Match-day 3 Sees Bournemouth take on Arsenal

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Bournemouth at home against Arsenal – Saturday – 5:30pm GMT – The Vitality Stadium.

Arsenal go to the Vitality Stadium with Champion’s League dreams for next season very much alive. They currently sit in second as they take on eleventh placed Bournemouth.

Bournemouth arrive at this match, having secured three points so far this season

With Bournemouth having secured all three points on their two previous outings, Scott Parker’s men will doubtless be looking to retain their run after this fixture.

Also, some statistics are more relevant than others they say, and one losses for Bournemouth seems very relevant. With three points, they currently sit eleventh in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 1 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws having won one game and lost one game.

Bournemouth have won one game of their one League matches at home this season.

Bournemouth will have secured 6 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

Going into Saturday’s game, Scott Parker without five of his players, due to illness or injury.

Arsenal’s campaign so far has seen them accrue six points this season

Leicester City were beaten 4-2 at Emirates Stadium, the last time that Arsenal played.

Also, Arsenal’s League position speaks for itself, as The Gunners continue their rich vein of winning form. Their last win, was the 2nd in a row, a rich vein of form that has drastically improved their Premier League position. They currently stand second in the League, with six points for a total of 2 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws having won two meetings.

Arsenal will travel to Bournemouth with a win record on the road that is quite unremarkable, with one win.

A victory for Arsenal would put them on 9 points.

Arsenal’s squad has depth, but even so, Mikel Arteta is likely to be missing one of they key players when they start Saturday’s game.

Bournemouth v Arsenal – Head-to-Heads.

Regarding their historical duels the recent form between these two sides has seen Arsenal with a greater number of wins. In the last 11 meetings, they have enjoyed eight wins, to Bournemouth’s one victory. Also, Arsenal have won all seven of the last nine games played against Bournemouth. In their most recent meeting of this fixture was January 2020 and the score line ended up with a 1-2 away win for The Gunners.

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