Arsenal vs. Chelsea: Time, Channel, Odds & Prediction



A titanic showdown atop the English Premier League will go down on Sunday as London rivals Arsenal and Chelsea do battle at the Emirates Stadium. First placed Chelsea leads second-place Arsenal by 10 points with six league matches remaining.

Chelsea wrapped up the title over the last several weeks with four straight victories, including a 1-0 decision over Manchester United last weekend.

Arsenal has won eight straight Premier League matches and defeated Reading 2-1 Saturday to advance to the FA Cup final for a second straight year.

Arsenal lead the all-time series 66-55 with 48 draws, but Chelsea is unbeaten in the last seven (five wins, two draws).

Here’s what you need to know about the match:

The Basics




Arsenal vs. Chelsea


English Premier League Game Week 34


Sunday, April 26


Emirates Stadium in London, England


11 AM Eastern Daylight Time


NBCSN/Sky Sports 1(UK) (International viewers, click here for your local provider)


Arsenal +140, Chelsea +200, Draw +230

(via NBC Sports)

Scouting Arsenal

Premier League Record: 20-6-6, 2nd (66 points)
Coach: Arsene Wenger 19th season
Goals Per Game: 1.96
Clean Sheets: 10
Leading Goal Scorer: Olivier Giroud, Alexis Sanchez, 14
Assist Leader: Santi Cazorla, Alexis Sanchez, 8
Card Leader: Calum Chambers, 7 yellow cards, 1 red card

Scouting Chelsea

Record: 23-2-7, 1st (76 points)
Coach: Jose Mourinho, 2nd season
Goals Per Game: 2.03
Clean Sheets: 15
Leading Goal Scorer: Diego Costa, 19
Assist Leader: Cesc Fabregas, 16
Card Leader: Nemanja Matic, 9 yellow cards, 1 red card


While both teams are white hot, Chelsea has owned this fixture recently and have the title in sight. Chances will be few and far between for Arsenal’s top threats. 1-0 Chelsea

Read More