FootyMAD Everton match preview

Last updated : 15 August 2003 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Arsenal v Everton fixture

Arsenal prepare to entertain Everton at Highbury on Saturday evening, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 54 wins out of 82 previous matches.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Highbury was less than a year ago, in March 2003, the Gunners carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Premiership match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2002/2003Sun 23 MarArsenal2-1EvertonPREM
2002/2003Sat 19 OctEverton2 - 1ArsenalPREM
2001/2002Sat 11 MayArsenal4 - 3EvertonPREM
2001/2002Sun 10 FebEverton0 - 1ArsenalPREM
2000/2001Sat 21 AprArsenal4 - 1EvertonPREM
2000/2001Sat 18 NovEverton2 - 0ArsenalPREM
1999/2000Sat 29 AprEverton0 - 1ArsenalPREM

Recent respective form guides

Arsenal have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Gunners, with 7 goals against.

In complete contrast to Arsenal, Everton are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Blues have hit 6 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Arsenal may be coming up against a decent side in Everton, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Gunners. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Arsenal 4 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 3 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Everton Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.