Wolverhampton Wanderers looks to keep rolling in the Premier League when they host Arsenal on Thursday. Wolverhampton Wanderers is coming off a 2-1 road win against Brentford on January 22 while Arsenal had a 0-0 home draw against Burnley on January 23. Wolverhampton Wanderers is in eighth place in the Premier League standings with 34 points in 21 games while Arsenal is in sixth place with 36 points in 21 games.
The player to watch in this game is Diogo Jota, who has eight goals and two assists in 19 Premier League games this season. AccuScore gives Smith Rowe a 20.36 percent chance to score against Wolverhampton Wanderers. He has 46 SCA and 6 GCA in 19 Premier League games this season.
FBRef defines SCA as “the two offensive actions leading directly to a shot, such as passes, dribbles and drawing fouls.” GCA is “the two offensive actions leading directly to a goal, such as passes, dribbles and drawing fouls.” Let’s take a closer look at where the value is at in this matchup.
Team to Win (Regular Time)
• Wolverhampton Wanderers: 3.40
• Arsenal: 2.22
• Draw: 3.25
• Wolverhampton Wanderers: 0, +0.5 (2.03)
• Arsenal: 0, -0.5 (1.90)
• Over 2, 2.5 (2.05)
• Under 2, 2.5 (1.85)
Key Points to Consider
Last 5: Wolverhampton Wanderers, coming off a 2-1 road win against Brentford on January 22, have 4 wins, 1 draw and 0 losses in their last 5 Premier League games. Arsenal, coming off a 0-0 home draw against Burnley on January 23, have 3 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw in their last 5 Premier League games.
Momentum: Wolverhampton Wanderers has been on an upward trend — with 4 wins in their last 5 Premier League games, including three straight victories.
Head-to-Head: These two sides last matched up in Premier League action on February 2, 2021 and Wolverhampton Wanderers won 2-1.
For Wolverhampton Wanderers, Rúben Neves has a 10.64 percent chance to score. He averages 1.03 shots overall per sim, 0.43 shots on goal per and 0.11 goals per sim.
For Arsenal, Emile Smith Rowe has a 20.36 percent chance to net the ball. He averages 0.71 shots overall per sim, 0.55 shots on goal per and 0.23 goals per sim.
Four-star (out of four) AccuScore hot trend pick on Arsenal in this one. Average score in simulations is Arsenal 1.08 to Wolverhampton Wanderers 0.58.
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