Arsenal vs Basel Prediction, Betting Tips & Preview

Arsenal vs Basel Prediction, Betting Tips & Preview ahead of this week’s Champions League fixture. 

Arsenal vs Basel
UEFA Champions League 2016/17
28th September 2016, 19:45 pm BST
Emirates, London
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Arsenal Team News & Preview

Arsenal will face Basel in their second group game of this season’s Champions League tomorrow.

The Gunners are in stunning form right now and will be determined to pick up their first win of the group stage at home.

Arsenal drew 1-1 with Paris Saint-Germain in their opening game.

The Premier League giants are a different side now. They have the confidence and momentum to trouble any side in Europe right now.

Wenger’s men will be motivated after their 3-0 demolition of bitter rivals Chelsea in the Premier League.

Despite their injury worries, they have enough quality to brush Basel aside.

Arsenal will be without the likes of Ramsey, Jenkinson, Gabriel, Coquelin, Mertesacker, and Welbeck for this game.

Arsenal’s Predicted Starting Lineup (4-2-3-1): Cech; Bellerin, Mustafi, Koscielny, Monreal; Xhaka, Cazorla; Alexis, Ozil, Walcott; Perez

Basel Team News & Preview

Basel drew their opening game against Ludogorets and will need to improve massively if they want a result here.

The Swiss side have caused their fair share of upsets over the years, but this Arsenal side is looking very strong and balanced.

Basel are undefeated in their last six matches in all competitions and will look to dig deep and avoid a defeat here.

Basel are set to be without Manuel Akanji and Kevin Bua for the trip to Arsenal on Wednesday.

Not many changes are expected from the side that drew to Ludogorets in match day one.

Basel’s Predicted Starting Lineup (4-1-4-1): Vaclik; Lang, Suchy, Balanta, Traore; Xhaka; Bjanrason, Zuffi, Delgado, Steffen; Janko

Arsenal vs Basel Key Stats

FC Basel 1893 have drawn their last 3 matches in the UEFA Champions League.

Basel are undefeated in 12 matches this season and have won 11 of those.

Arsenal are undefeated in their last 7 matches in all competitions.

Arsenal vs Basel Betting Tips

Arsenal have scored 11 goals in their last 3 matches. Bet on the match to finish with over 2.5 goals (8/15).

The Gunners are on a 3 match winning run and are undefeated in their last 7. Get them to win at 4/11 with 138.com.

Just like the Premier League outfit, Basel are in good form as well and have won 5 of their last 6 matches and have scored 13 goals in the process. Get both teams to score at 8/11 with 138.com.

Arsenal vs Basel Prediction

Arsenal are in tremendous form right now and should be able to secure a comfortable win here.

Basel will be hoping for a lapse in concentration after Arsenal’s derby win last weekend, but the Gunners look like a very professional side now.

Basel are a decent side, but will struggle to contain the likes of Walcott, Ozil and Sanchez. A home win is almost certain here.

Arsenal 3-1 Basel

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