FootyMAD's Bolton Wanderers match preview

Last updated : 13 April 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Arsenal v Bolton Wanderers fixture

Arsenal prepare to entertain Bolton Wanderers at Emirates Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Gunners are clearly on top, having won 34 and lost only 8 of the 59 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Emirates Stadium was earlier this season, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a F.A. Cup match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Wed 14 FebBolton Wdrs.1 - 3ArsenalFAC
2006/2007Sun 28 JanArsenal1-1Bolton Wdrs.FAC
2006/2007Sat 25 NovBolton Wdrs.3 - 1ArsenalPREM
2005/2006Sat 11 FebArsenal1 - 1Bolton Wdrs.PREM
2005/2006Sat 28 JanBolton Wdrs.1 - 0ArsenalFAC
2005/2006Sat 03 DecBolton Wdrs.2 - 0ArsenalPREM
2004/2005Sat 12 MarBolton Wdrs.0 - 1ArsenalFAC

Recent respective form guides

Arsenal have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Gunners in those games, with 5 conceded.

Bolton Wdrs. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the The Trotters have hit 8 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Arsenal sit in a healthy 4th in the league, and have picked up 56 points from their 32 games. Bolton Wdrs. find themselves in a respectable 5th position, courtesy of the 54 points they have accumulated from 33 games.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Bolton Wdrs.62138127

FootyMad's prediction ...

This is certainly an intriguing match for the Gunners, and one in which the FootyMad team are tentatively suggesting a drawn game. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Arsenal Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Bolton Wdrs. 5 games since last away draw.
4 games since last defeat.