Arsenal play host to Derby County at Emirates Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Gunners are clearly on top, winning 53.70% of the games played between the two.
The last time the two teams met at Arsenal was back in March 2002, over five years ago, the Gunners carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Premiership match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2001/2002||Tue 05 Mar||Arsenal||1-0||Derby County||PREM|
|2001/2002||Sat 29 Sep||Derby County||0 - 2||Arsenal||PREM|
|2000/2001||Sat 28 Apr||Derby County||1 - 2||Arsenal||PREM|
|2000/2001||Sat 11 Nov||Arsenal||0 - 0||Derby County||PREM|
|1999/2000||Sun 28 Nov||Arsenal||2 - 1||Derby County||PREM|
|1999/2000||Tue 10 Aug||Derby County||1 - 2||Arsenal||PREM|
|1998/1999||Sun 02 May||Arsenal||1 - 0||Derby County||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Arsenal are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Gunners, with 3 goals against.
In complete contrast to Arsenal, Derby County are having a torrid time on their travels, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. Rams have conceded 16 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Arsenal are currently sitting proudly at the top of the entire league, having collected 13 points from the 5 games played. Derby County are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 4 points from their 6 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its good news for Arsenal fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, I just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the Gunners. Home win
|Arsenal||Won 5 successive home games.|
6 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 5 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Derby County||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.