Arsenal face a trip to Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on Sunday afternoon,
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2007, the Rovers carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a F.A. Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Wed 28 Feb||Blackburn R.||1 - 0||Arsenal||FAC|
|2006/2007||Sat 17 Feb||Arsenal||0 - 0||Blackburn R.||FAC|
|2006/2007||Sat 13 Jan||Blackburn R.||0 - 2||Arsenal||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 23 Dec||Arsenal||6 - 2||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 25 Feb||Blackburn R.||1 - 0||Arsenal||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 26 Nov||Arsenal||3 - 0||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 16 Apr||Arsenal||3 - 0||Blackburn R.||FAC|
Recent respective form guides
Blackburn Rovers have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 14 goals have been scored by the Rovers in those games, with 9 conceded.
Arsenal have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 leaked at the wrong end.
Blackburn R.'s 3 points from 1 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 7th position. Arsenal find themselves in a respectable 6th position, courtesy of the 3 points they have accumulated from 1 games.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Rovers, as the Gunners have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Blackburn R.||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 8 matches.
|Arsenal||Undefeated in last 4 away games.|
10 games since last defeat.