Opta Stats Show 61% of BoyleSports Punters Backing a Draw Between Tottenham & Arsenal
The north London derby will have both Tottenham and Arsenal desperate for victory on Sunday evening in the race for European football, but it’s the draw that punters are getting behind.
BoyleSports have trimmed the chances of a draw at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium into 12/5 from 13/5 with 61% of customers predicting this outcome. The Gunners have slightly edged in front to 8/5 favourites from 15/8 but there is not much between the sides with Spurs just in behind at 13/8.
Tottenham are unbeaten in their last five home league games against Arsenal (W3 D2), with this the first ever meeting between the sides at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Arsenal are unbeaten away from home in London derbies so far this season (W1 D2) – they last remained unbeaten in all of their away London derbies in a single Premier League season back in 2004-05.
Harry Kane has scored 10 goals against Arsenal for Tottenham and if he scores in this game, he’ll be the outright top scorer in Tottenham v Arsenal fixtures in history. Five of his Premier League goals against them have been penalties, only Alan Shearer against Everton (7) has scored more from the spot against an opponent in the competition. Kane is 5/4 to score anytime.
Tottenham have dropped 42 points from winning positions in Premier League games against Arsenal.
That total is more than any side has dropped against another in the competition’s history. The Gunners are the 8/5 slight favourites from 15/8 but with 61% of our customers backing the draw, those odds have been trimmed into 12/5 from 13/5.
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