Arsenal prepare to entertain Hull City at Emirates Stadium at tea-time on Saturday, looking to continue an impressive record. The Gunners are clearly on top, with a 57.14% success rate in the fixture.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Emirates Stadium was less than a year ago, in March 2009, the Gunners carving out a narrow 2-1 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:|
|2008/2009||Tue 17 Mar||Arsenal||2-1||Hull City||FAC|
|2008/2009||Sat 17 Jan||Hull City||1 - 3||Arsenal||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 27 Sep||Arsenal||1 - 2||Hull City||PREM|
|1988/1989||Wed 12 Oct||Arsenal||3 - 0||Hull City||LGEC|
|1988/1989||Wed 28 Sep||Hull City||1 - 2||Arsenal||LGEC|
|1977/1978||Tue 29 Nov||Arsenal||5 - 1||Hull City||LGEC|
|1929/1930||Wed 26 Mar||Arsenal||1 - 0||Hull City||FAC|
Recent respective form guides
Arsenal have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Gunners, with 5 goals against.
In complete contrast to Arsenal, Hull City are having a torrid time on their travels, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. The Tigers have conceded 18 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Arsenal's total of 32 points from their 16 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League. Hull City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 17 points from 17 matches.
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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||24 games since last home draw.|
|Hull City||Not won in previous 14 away matches.|
No win in the 3 most recent games.