Arsenal vs Brentford: Premier League stat pack

Arsenal are back in Premier League action in Saturday’s late kick-off this weekend as they host Thomas Frank’s Brentford.

The Gunners can go top of the Premier League with a win and will stay there if Liverpool and Manchester City draw on Sunday. Back Arsenal to beat the Bees at 1/4 with bet365.

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Arsenal vs Brentford stat pack

Ahead of the game, a number of interesting stats have emerged regarding both teams:

  • Arsenal have only lost one of their past 10 meetings with Brentford in all competitions (W7 D2), a 2-0 defeat in the Bees’ first-ever Premier League game in August 2021.
  • Brentford have won just once in nine visits to Arsenal in all competitions (D4 L4), a 2-0 league win in April 1938.
  • Arsenal have won all seven of their Premier League matches in 2024, scoring 31 times and conceding just three. They are the first side in English top-flight history to have scored 30 or more goals in their first seven games in a year, with 29 the previous most by Sunderland in 1893 and the Gunners in 1931.
  • Brentford have dropped a league-high 28 points from winning positions in the Premier League this season; it is the most since Southampton in 2021-22 (29), while only four sides have ever dropped 30 or more in a single campaign.
Josh Barker

Josh Barker

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