Odds shown as:

Arsenal v Crystal Palace Tips: Lacazette to make it six in six at the Emirates

Alexandre Lacazette has scored five goals in his last five games and features in our 55/1 longshot for the game
Alexandre Lacazette has scored five goals in his last five games and features in our 55/1 longshot for the game

There’s just one game in the Premier League on Thursday evening as Arsenal take on Crystal Palace at the Emirates. The Gunners have won their last four games in all competitions, while Roy Hodgson’s side have just one victory in their last seven. We’ve got three football tips for the game that can be seen live on Sky Sports Main Event, kicking off at 8pm.

Gabriel and Thomas Partey will be assessed before the match for Arsenal with the pair lacking match fitness. Gabriel Martinelli was injured in the warm up against Newcastle and will miss out here. Emile Smith Rowe could well feature from the start, with Arteta naming an unchanged lineup to that at West Brom.

Crystal Palace have their own injury concerns, especially in the defensive area with Mamadou Sakho and Martin Kelly sidelined, with Scott Dann and Gary Cahill both doubtful. Connor Wickham, Jeffrey Schlupp and Wayne Hennessey will all miss out through injury.

Arsenal are priced at 1/2 with most bookmakers to get the three points on Thursday, an implied probability of 67%. The draw is available at 3/1, with Crystal Palace, who are unbeaten on their last two visits to the Emirates, priced at 5/1 for the win.

Bukayo Saka 2+ shots on target 1.5pts @ 11/4 Betfair, Paddy Power

Eberechi Eze to be carded 0.75pts @ 11/1 bet365

Lacazette to score, Bellerin & Milivojevic to be carded - 0.25pts @ 55/1 Paddy Power

Arsenal v Crystal Palace
Thu, 20:00
Bukayo Saka 2+ shots on target
  • Saka is averaging the most shots per game of any Arsenal player this season (2.2pg)
 
  • The 19-year-old has landed at least one on target in five of his last six games including two in the 4-0 win over West Brom
 
Odds correct as of 2021-01-13 18:15 Odds subject to change.

Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka has been a stand out performer in a turbulent first half of the season for the Gunners and I’m backing the 19-year-old to have at least two shots on target, which is priced at 11/4 with Betfair and Paddy Power.

No player in the Arsenal squad has averaged more shots per game this season than Saka with 2.2 per game. The youngster has two goals in his last three starts and has registered at least one shot on target in five of his last six, including two on target in the recent 4-0 win over West Brom. 11/4 is currently the top price available for Saka to have two or more shots on target (Betfair), which looks reasonable with Arsenal expected to dominate the game.

Eberechi Eze to be carded
  • Booked twice in his last three appearances
 
  • Should start on the left wing and may have to cover Bukayo Saka who is the 11th most fouled player in the league this season
Odds correct as of 2021-01-13 18:20 Odds subject to change.

Andre Marriner is the referee in charge on Thursday and despite only averaging 2.60 yellow cards per game this season, Marriner has actually given out four bookings in each of his last four games. At a rather large looking 11/1 I’m having a nibble on Crystal Palace’s Eberechi Eze to be carded with bet365.

Paddy Power have this same selection at just 9/2 so I’d certainly be recommending the Stoke-based firms offering of 11/1 here. Eze has been cautioned in two of his last three games for Crystal Palace and should operate on the left side of the field against Arsenal where Bukayo Saka will feature heavily. With plenty of tracking back on the cards for the Eze and considering Saka is the 11th most fouled player in the league this season drawing two per game on average, I think 11’s looks a very reasonable price. 
 

Premier League Betting
Lacazette to score, Bellerin & Milivojevic to be carded
  • Lacazette has scored five goals in his last five games which includes two substitute appearances
 
  • No player has been booked more times in the Premier League this season than Hector Bellerin with six
 
  • Luka Milivojevic was the league's most cautioned player last season with 12 bookings in 31 games. He leads the way for Palace this term with four yellows and a red
Odds correct as of 2021-01-13 18:25 Odds subject to change.

At 55/1 with Paddy Power I’ve also picked out a longshot, in the form of Alexandre Lacazette to score, with both Hector Bellerin and Luka Milivojevic to be carded.

It’s five goals in his last five games now for Alexandre Lacazette, with two of those being appearances off the bench. The frenchman was on target twice against West Brom in his most recent start and he can make it ten for the season with a goal against Palace.

No player has been booked more times this season in the Premier League this season than Hector Bellerin with six. Bellerin will have the job of taking care of Eberechi Eze, who ranks 9th in the league for fouls drawn this campaign. At a current top price of 9/2 I’m more than happy to welcome Bellerin to be carded into this 55/1 play.

Rounding off proceedings for the evening is Crystal Palace’s Luka Milivojevic to find his way into Andre Marriner’s notebook. The defensive midfielder picked up the most cards of any Premier League player last season with 12 and already leads the way for Palace this term with four yellows and a red in 13 appearances.

That’s 55/1 with Paddy Power on the longshot, best of luck to anyone following the selections. Please always make sure to gamble responsibly. 

Free Betting Offers
Advert Disclaimer
Bettingodds.com is a free online resource which endeavour to provide helpful and useful content and odds comparison to its visitors. Please be advised that Bettingodds.com accepts affiliate commission from the companies appearing on the site, and agreed commission levels impact the location and order in which the companies (and/or their products) are presented on the website. Any ratings that appear on this site is determined by our subjective opinion of the brand but also based on market share and reputation, each brand's conversion rates, commission paid to us and general consumer interest. Company listings on this page don't imply our endorsement. We do not feature all providers on the market. Except as expressly set forth in our terms and conditions, all statements and warranties regarding the information presented on this page are disclaimed. The information, including odds, which appear on this site is subject to change at any time.
Bet £10 Get £30 In Free Bets (APP Only)
#AD New UK, IE & Malta users only. Min. £10/€10 first deposit only using Debit Card or Trustly. Free bets expire in 90 days. T&Cs apply.
Bet £10 Get £30 In Free Bets
#AD 18+. Play Safe. New customers using Promo code H30 only, Min £10/€10 stake,  min odds 1/2, free bets paid as 2 x £15/€15, free bets credited after  settlement of first qualifying bet, free bets will expire 30 days after  the qualifying bet is placed, payment method/player/country restrictions apply.
Bet £10 Get £20 In Free Bets
#AD Min stake £10. Min odds 1/2 (1.5). First bet only. Free bets expire in 7 days. Cashed out bets won’t apply. Payment method restrictions. Online UK customers only. 30 days to qualify for £20 in Free Bets. 18+. T&Cs apply
Bet £10 Get £60 in Bonuses
#AD New UK customers only. Register using the promo code BETFRED60, deposit and place first bet of £10+ on Sports (cumulative Evens+) within 7 days of registration. First bet must be on Sports. £20 in Free Bets to be used on Sports, £10 in Free Bets to be used on Lotto and 50 Free Spins (20p per spin) credited within 48 hours of bet settlement. Further £20 in Free Bets credited 5 days after settlement. Bonuses have a 7-day expiry. Payment restrictions apply. SMS verification and/or Proof of I.D and address may be required. Full T&Cs apply.
100% Up To £50 Welcome Bonus + 25 Spins
#AD 18+ begambleaware.org; New bettors get 100% of deposit up to £50; Once per household; Min deposit £15 (no Skrill/Neteller); Wager a total of 8 times deposit + bonus, with max qualifying bet stake equal to your initial bonus amount; Bonus expires after 60 days; Min odds of 4/5 on singles, or 2/5 per leg for acca; Some bet types excluded; Free spins validity: 7 days; Free spins max. winnings = £100; See full terms; Terms apply.
Bet £10 & Get £30 In Free Bets + £10 Bonus
#AD Promo code: 30FB • Min deposit £10 • A qualifying bet is a ‘real money’ stake of at least £10 • Min odds 1/2 (1.50) • Free Bets credited upon qualifying bet settlement and expire after 7 days • Free Bet stakes not included in returns • Casino Bonus must be claimed within 7 days and expires after 14 days • To withdraw any winnings from the Casino Bonus, wager the Bonus amount 40 times within 14 days • Withdrawal restrictions, payment methods, country & Full T&Cs apply.
Welcome Offer
#AD Bet £10 & Get £50 in Free Bets for new customers at bet365. Min deposit requirement. Free Bets are paid as Bet Credits and are available for use upon settlement of bets to value of qualifying deposit. Min odds, bet and payment method exclusions apply. Returns exclude Bet Credits stake. Time limits and T&Cs apply.
Bet £10 Get £30 In Free Bets + 100 Free Spins
#AD 18+ New customers only. Opt in, bet £10 at odds 2.00+ within 7 days, no cashout. Get 3x £10 Free Bets, set events at odds 2.00+. Plus 100 Free Spins on Big Bass Bonanza, no wagering. Free Bets and Spins expire in 7 days. Card payments only. T&Cs apply. Please gamble responsibly.
Bet £20 & Get It Back As CASH If It Loses
#AD New customers only. Place your FIRST bet on any Football market and if it loses we will refund your stake in CASH. Max refund for this offer is £20. Only deposits made using cards will qualify for this promotion. T&Cs apply.
Bet £10 Get £30 In Free Bets
#AD Place a min £10 bet on the Sportsbook on odds of min 1/2 (1.5), get £30 in Free Bets. Rewards valid for 30 days. SMS verification required. Only deposits via cards will qualify. T&Cs apply. Please Gamble Responsibly
Get £35 In Free Bets
#AD Place a qualifying £25 fixed odds bet at odds of 1/2 or greater. Qualifying bet cannot be placed in-play or cashed out early. A first free £5 fixed odds bet will be credited upon settlement of the qualifying bet. 4 x following £5 free fixed odds bets will be added to your account on consecutive days. T&C's apply, 18+ begambleaware.org