Premier League betting preview: Chelsea v Arsenal
Third take on sixth in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon as London rivals Chelsea and Arsenal clash at Stamford Bridge.
The Blues currently sit six points behind second-placed Manchester City while the Gunners lie two points behind fifth-placed Everton, although Arsene Wenger’s men have a game in hand on all five sides above them in the table.
The fixed-odds arm of online betting exchange Betfair make Chelsea 19/20 favourites for the match, with Arsenal offered at 11/4. The draw is priced at 5/2.
A 1-0 win for Chelsea is available at 15/2, while a 2-1 Arsenal victory can be backed at 11/1.
Home striker Fernando Torres is 5/1 favourite to score the first goal, ahead of teammate Demba Ba at 15/4, while the shortest priced Arsenal player is Olivier Giroud at 15/2.
The match is 8/5 to feature over 3.5 goals, while over 4.5 goals is an 18/5 shot.