Arsenal Tula vs Zenit St. Petersburg
Russia: Premier League
Date: Monday, 3rd December 2018
Kick-off at 16.30 UK/ 17.30 CET
Venue: Stadion Arsenal (Tula).
Arsenal Tula hosts the best team in the league as part of their 16th round fixtures in the top division of Russian Football. The match is scheduled for Monday at the Stadion Arsenal.
Arsenal is the 11th team in league standings. They managed to record 17 points on the board from their 15 matches. They won four games, drew five and lost the remaining six. Arsenal scored a total of 19 goals from their league campaign and conceded 21 in the process.
Zenit raced to the top of the table leaving the other teams behind within no time. They have posted 34 points on the board from their 15 matches so far. Zenit won a mammoth 11 games, drew one and lost only three this league season. The team managed to score 24 goals and conceded 11 during this time.
Arsenal won on the road last weekend against FC Orenburg. The six-goal affair saw Arsenal scoring four past the home team. The match ended in a scoreline of 2-4.
Zenit won a tough Europa League match last game-day. The lone goal and the winner came in the 59th minute from Mak’s boots. Zenit had also won their last league match against FK Rostov with a 2-0 scoreline.
Arsenal Tula vs Zenit St. Petersburg Head-to-head (h2h)
- Zenit has recorded five wins against Arsenal and has lost only a single match against them.
- Zenit holds a 100% unbeaten record against Arsenal, at this stadium.
- Arsenal is winless in five of their last nine matches.
- Zenit is on a three-game winning streak.
- Arsenal has won only three of their last 12 games at home.
- Every single head-to-head match between these teams, at this stadium, had at least four goals.
Arsenal Tula vs Zenit St. Petersburg Prediction
The toppers of the league are easily the favorites for this tie. Zenit has posted double the amount of points than their opponents, on the league table. The team has a five-point lead at the top of the table than the second-placed Krasnodar. On the other hand, Arsenal is just three points above the relegation line.
Zenit holds a 100% unbeaten record against this team, at the Stadion Arsenal.
Arsenal has really been wasteful at home this season. They were able to record only three wins from their last 12 home games.
Every single match between these teams at the Arsenal Stadium had four goals or more.
Arsenal Tula vs Zenit St. Petersburg Betting Tips
Zenit St. Petersburg to win @ 1.80 (4/5)
Over 1.5 match goals @ 1.40 (2/5).