Arsenal vs Wolverhampton Wanderers EPL Betting Prediction

EPL Arsenal vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Prediction 4/20/2024

Arsenal (22-5-5) travel to face off against Wolverhampton Wanderers (12-13-7) on Saturday, April 20th. This match will be played at Molineux Stadium in Wolverhampton. Arsenal will be looking to bounce back from a loss in their last match, while Wolverhampton Wanderers is coming off a draw. The match will get started at 2:30 PM ET.

Arsenal vs Wolverhampton Wanderers

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Arsenal Look To Bounce Back From A Loss

Arsenal will be looking to get back on track after falling to Aston Villa by a score of 2-0. This match took place on their home pitch, but the money line payout for a win was +300. The over/under line for the match was 2.5 goals, which was just above the actual number of two goals.

Overall, Arsenal took four shots on goal and 18 shots overall, with Bukayo Saka taking the most overall shots (4). Kai Havertz and Gabriel Jesus had the top two shot on goal numbers for Arsenal, but neither player found the net.

On defense, Arsenal allowed two goals on just two shots on goal from Aston Villa. David Raya finished the match with zero saves on the defensive end, and as a club, Arsenal had just four defensive stops compared to six blocked shots.

In the EPL standings, Arsenal is currently tied for 2nd place with 71 points, trailing Liverpool by eight points. They are 22-5-5 on the season and have gone 4-1-1 in their last six matches. Overall, they have been favored in 29 of their 32 matches, going 21-5-3 in those contests. On the road, Arsenal is 10-3-3, and they will be on the road for this match against Wolverhampton Wanderers. Following this match, Arsenal will return home to take on Chelsea FC on April 23rd.

Wolverhampton Wanderers Is Coming Off A Draw

Wolverhampton is coming off a draw vs. Nottingham Forest despite playing on the road. The money line payout for a Wolverhampton win was +280, and the two combined goals fell short of the over/under goal line of 2.5 goals.

Matheus Cunha was the offensive star for Wolverhampton, scoring both times and finishing with two assists. This means that Cunha was directly responsible for all four of the club’s shots on goal. Overall, Wolverhampton took 11 shots, four of which were on target.

On the defensive end, things were much busier for the Wolverhampton keeper, as Nottingham took a total of 18 shots and nine shots on goal. Jose Sa finished with seven saves and allowed two goals.

As we enter the final stretch of the EPL season, Wolverhampton Wanderers find themselves in 11th place, just one point behind Brighton & Hove Albion. Overall, they are 12-13-7, including a 7-5-3 mark at home. Over their last four matches, they have gone 0-2-2, including a tough loss to West Ham United. On the season, they have been favored in just seven matches, going 3-2-2, while they have been the underdog in 25 matches, going 9-11-5. Following this match, they will be back in action on April 24th, as they host AFC Bournemouth.

Arsenal Offense Breakdown

Arsenal has been one of the most potent offenses in the EPL this season, ranking second in goals per match at 2.2. They are also fourth in shots on goal and third in corners. Bukayo Saka has been their top scorer this season, finding the back of the net 14 times, which is 10th in the EPL. He also leads the club in shots on goal, which is 15th in the league.

Wolverhampton Wanderers Offense Breakdown

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Matheus Cunha is the top scorer for Wolverhampton Wanderers this season, with 11 goals, which is also 13th in the EPL. He is also 12th in the league in shots on goal. Overall, Wolverhampton is 14th in the league in goals per match and shots on goal. Pedro Neto is the leader in assists for Wolverhampton, with nine, which is also seventh in the EPL. He has also scored two goals this season.

Arsenal Defense Breakdown

Despite giving up two goals to Aston Villa FC on April 14th, Arsenal’s defense has been solid as of late, giving up just three goals over their last five matches. They will be facing a Wolverhampton Wanderers’ offense that is 14th in the EPL in goals scored. On the season, Arsenal is giving up just 0.8 goals per match, which is tops in the league. Keeper David Raya leads the EPL with 12 clean sheets and is 24th in saves with 37.

Wolverhampton Wanderers Defense Breakdown

Heading into their match against Arsenal, Wolverhampton’s defense is 10th in the EPL in goals allowed per match (1.6). Over their last three matches, they have given up an average of 1.7 goals per match. Keeper José Sá is 15th in the EPL in clean sheets (4) and 9th in saves (99). Overall, Wolverhampton is 18th in blocked shots per match and 12th in interceptions.

Arsenal vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Prediction

Given that Arsenal comes in as the EPL’s top defense, we have them shutting out Wolverhampton Wanderers in a 3-0 win. This season, Arsenal is 2nd in goals scored and 4th in shots on goal. Our projections have Leandro Trossard as the top projected goal scorer for Arsenal, while Matheus Cunha has the best chance to score for Wolverhampton. As for the money line, we like Arsenal at -267.

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