Arsenal face a trip to West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns on Monday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 58 games played, Gunners have recorded 21 wins, and West Brom. have come away with 23 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in December 2003, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners in a League Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 20 Nov||Arsenal||1 - 1||West Brom.||PREM|
|2003/2004||Tue 16 Dec||West Brom.||0 - 2||Arsenal||LC|
|2002/2003||Thu 26 Dec||West Brom.||1 - 2||Arsenal||PREM|
|2002/2003||Tue 27 Aug||Arsenal||5 - 2||West Brom.||PREM|
|1985/1986||Sat 26 Apr||Arsenal||2 - 2||West Brom.||PREM|
|1985/1986||Sat 23 Nov||West Brom.||0 - 0||Arsenal||PREM|
|1984/1985||Sat 11 May||West Brom.||2 - 2||Arsenal||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
West Bromwich Albion haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. These games have seen the The Baggies score just 7 goals, though they have conceded 4.
The Gunners have had a decent run of form away from home recently, unbeaten in their last six, consisting of three wins and three draws. Just 4 goals have scored in these games, though to be fair only a measly 1 have been let in at the wrong end.
West Brom. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premiership with a return of just 30 points from their 35 games thus far. Arsenal sit in a healthy 2nd in the league, and have picked up 74 points from their 34 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Gunners have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from The Hawthorns with an easy victory. Away win
|West Brom.||Unbeaten in the last 8 home games.|
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Arsenal||Undefeated in last 6 away games.|
12 games since last defeat.