Manchester City take one Arsenal FC in the Premier League at the Etihad Stadium on 2019-02-03 at 16:30. As usual, you can find all the best tips for Manchester City vs Arsenal FC at our site, but with this preview, we will try to help you choose the best bet! Sometimes it's better to try long shots but if it needed we know how to stick to short ones. Read our preview and find the value for this match. Let’s find out 1x2 odds, first.
Bookmakers suggest for Manchester City victory 1.30 odds, the draw is averagely at 5.88. If you think Arsenal FC can grab 3 points from Manchester City you can bet on them at 8.28 odds.
Odds suggest that Manchester City are huge favorites in this fixture and we can understand why. They are in better form than the visitors and today they are playing in front of their fans. According to recent news Arsenal FC would be more than happy with a point. That is probably true, but we don’t think that they will just sit in a defense and pray for a 0-0 score.
We do understand why public considers the hosts such a big favorites, but somehow we think surprise is more than possible here. Manchester City indeed play in good form, but we have to take into account that recently they played against some weaker opposition. In our opinion Arsenal FC are much better team than recent results suggest. They have capable roster with some quality players and we wouldn’t be surprised if they leave Etihad Stadium undefeated. Odds against the visitors' win are really tempting at 8.28, but we suggest you to take safer option and go with double chance X2, as still we can find some value in those odds.
Let's now say couple of words about over-under 2.5 goals bets. Bookmakers offer 1.32 for over 2.5 goals in this match, while for under 2.5 goals we can get 2.92.
From those odds it is pretty obvious that bookmakers expect high scoring affair, and we can understand why is that so. Whenever we are considering over-under bets, first we check goals stats for both teams, and this stats will tell us that both of teams regularly go into over 2.5 goals. So, it is not a big surprise that odds for over 2.5 goals are pretty low.
We can add that both teams have more than decent attack and they are scoring goals on regular basis. On the other hand neither of them have super solid defense and they are more than capable of conceding goal or even two in a match. Therefore there is logic in backing over 2.5 goals in this match.
Maybe someone will think that odds are not high, and that's true they are not, but taking into consideration everything, we think that this match will go into over 2.5 goals. Despite those odds, we think there is value in taking over 2.5 goals as there is really huge probability of such outcome. We really expect high scoring affair and will back over 2.5 goals. Actually, for us it would not be a surprise if this match goes into over 3.5 or even 4.5 goals.