Arsenal will be looking to regain some pride when they take on Brighton and Hove Albion at the Falmer Stadium on Sunday, March 4. After getting thrashed 3-0 at the hands of Manchester City twice in one week, Arsene Wenger’s men will be under tremendous pressure to get their campaign back on track. Brighton, on the other hand, are brimming with confidence after comprehensively beating Swansea in their last game. The match is scheduled to kick-off at 7:00 PM (IST) on March 4, 2018. Here is a detailed preview of the match for you to get a clear idea of what is to be expected on the field.
Brighton vs Arsenal Dream 11 Fantasy Team Prediction:
When and Where-
It will be an away game for Arsenal and will be played at Brighton’s home ground, The Falmer Stadium. The venue has a capacity of seating 30,750 fans and is expected to be decorated with some snow as the mercury has dropped down below the freezing point in most parts of England. The game is scheduled to kick-off at 7:00 PM (IST) and will be available for live stream on Hotstar Premium.
Recent Form –
Brighton: W W D W D W
Arsenal: L L L L L W
BHA vs ARS Team News:
Brighton won’t have any new injury troubles and are expected to field the same side that defeated Swansea last weekend. Midfielder Jiri Skalak has also recovered from his injury which leaves Steve Sidwell as the only absentee due to an injury.
Arsene Wenger and his injury woes are expected to continue as Jack Wilshere will miss the game because of the injury he sustained before the game against Manchester City. The return of Nacho Monreal and Alexander Lacazette still remains to be uncertain. Arsene Wenger might as well make some big changes to the lineup in a desperate attempt to keep his job intact.
Probable Playing 11:
Brighton – Ryan; Bong, Dunk, Duffy, Schelotto; Knockaert, Stephens, Pröpper, Izquierdo; Grob; Murray.
Arsenal – Cech; Kolasinac, Koscielny, Mustafi, Bellerin; Xhaka, Ramsey; Iwobi, Ozil, Mkhitaryan; Aubameyang.
Players to look out for –
Mesut Ozil – (G – 4, A – 7)
Henrikh Mkhitaryan – (G – 1, A – 8)
Granit Xhaka – (G – 1, A – 4)
Lewis Dunk (47 Blocks)
Shane Duffy (236 Clearances)
Head To Head (Last 6):
Gambling India Info Match Prediction –
Arsenal are desperate to get back to winning ways after five straight defeats in their last 5 games across all competitions. To counter that, Brighton are undefeated in their last 5 games. However, our prediction still goes in favour of Arsenal who are expected to win by a convincing margin. Final score is expected to be 3-1 for Arsenal.