Arsenal vs Wolves: Premier League preview, match prediction, betting tips and possible lineups

Arsenal vs Wolves match preview || Credit: Imago

Arsenal vs Wolves: Premier League preview, match prediction, betting tips and possible lineups

Stephen Oladehinde 08:41 - 01.12.2023

Arsenal and Wolverhampton Wanderers will lock horns in a crucial Premier League encounter at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday, December 2, 2023.

Match preview

The Gunners, currently leading the league table, will aim to extend their winning streak and solidify their position at the top, while the Wolves, seeking to climb up the standings, will be determined to upset the league leaders.

  • Arsenal's Form: Arsenal is leading the Premier League, showcasing impressive form. They recently achieved a stunning 6-0 victory over Lens.
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers' Form: Wolves are 12th in the league. They suffered a 3-2 defeat against Fulham in their last game and are looking to recover​.
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Team News

Arsenal Injuries: Emile Smith Rowe (knee injury, return expected on December 28), Jurrien Timber (knee injury, return date unknown), Thomas Partey (thigh injury, return expected on December 28), and Fabio Vieira (groin injury, return date unknown and serving a domestic suspension)​​​​​​​​​.

Wolverhampton Wanderers Injuries: Rayan Ait-Nouri (sprained ankle, participation doubtful), Craig Dawson (returning from suspension), Pedro Neto (thigh injury, return date unknown), and Joe Hodge (shoulder operation, return expected in January)​​.

Team News || Credit: Imago
Team News || Credit: Imago

Arsenal vs Wolves predicted lineups

Arsenal: Raya; Tomiyasu, Saliba, Gabriel, Zinchenko; Rice, Odegaard, Havertz; Saka, Jesus, Trossard. 

Wolves: Sa; Kilman, Dawson, Toti; Semedo, Bellegarde, Traore, Doyle, Ait-Nouri; Hwang, Cunha

Predicted lineup || Credit: Imago
Predicted lineup || Credit: Imago

Predictions and Betting Tips

Prediction: Arsenal is favored with a prediction of a 3-1 victory over Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Betting Tips: Recommendations include betting on Arsenal to win, the game to have over 2.5 goals, Arsenal to score first, and Bukayo Saka to score​​​​.

Head-to-Head and Key Numbers:

Historical Performance: Arsenal has won 62 out of 122 matches against Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Recent Performance: Arsenal has won the last four Premier League games against Wolves.

Defensive Strength: Arsenal has kept six clean sheets in the Premier League this season, the most in the competition so far​​.

Venue, Time, and Where to Watch

The match can be watched on platforms that broadcast Premier League games. Typically, this includes sports channels like SuperSport on DStv or StarTimes. It is advisable to check local listings for the exact channel and availability.