Arsenal travel to take on Wolverhampton Wanderers at Molineux on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 50 games played, Gunners have recorded 18 wins, and Wolves have come away with 20 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Wolves was back in January 1999, over five years ago, with Arsenal inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the Wolves in a F.A. Cup match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Fri 26 Dec||Arsenal||3 - 0||Wolves||PREM|
|2003/2004||Tue 02 Dec||Arsenal||5 - 1||Wolves||LC|
|1998/1999||Sun 24 Jan||Wolves||1 - 2||Arsenal||FAC|
|1997/1998||Sun 05 Apr||Arsenal||1 - 0||Wolves||FAC|
|1983/1984||Sat 24 Mar||Arsenal||4 - 1||Wolves||DIV1|
|1983/1984||Mon 29 Aug||Wolves||1 - 2||Arsenal||DIV1|
|1981/1982||Sat 03 Apr||Wolves||1 - 1||Arsenal||DIV1|
Recent respective form guides
Wolverhampton Wanderers have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Wolves in those games, with 7 conceded.
The Gunners have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Gunners, and 4 goals against.
Wolves are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclaycard Premiership with a return of just 20 points from their 23 games thus far. Arsenal are currently sitting proudly at the top of the entire league, having collected 55 points from the 23 games played.
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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 Molineux with an easy victory. Away win
|Wolves||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Arsenal||Last drawn game 7 outings ago.|