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:|
|2002/2003||Sun 23 Mar||Arsenal||2-1||Everton||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sat 19 Oct||Everton||2 - 1||Arsenal||PREM|
|2001/2002||Sat 11 May||Arsenal||4 - 3||Everton||PREM|
|2001/2002||Sun 10 Feb||Everton||0 - 1||Arsenal||PREM|
|2000/2001||Sat 21 Apr||Arsenal||4 - 1||Everton||PREM|
|2000/2001||Sat 18 Nov||Everton||2 - 0||Arsenal||PREM|
|1999/2000||Sat 29 Apr||Everton||0 - 1||Arsenal||PREM|
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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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
|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.