Arsenal vs PSV Prediction: Statistical Analysis

Arsenal vs PSV Prediction: Statistical Analysis

Arsenal vs PSV Prediction

When is Arsenal most likely to score a goal? Arsenal is expected to take a good lead by the end of the first half. The Gunners looked most dangerous in the time frame of 15-30 minutes.

When is PSV most likely to score a goal? It will be a mammoth task for PSV to score against the mighty Arsenal defenders. They scored the majority of goals in the initial minutes of the second half, between 45-60 minutes.

Who is most likely to score for Arsenal? Gabriel Jesus is expected to make a comeback after missing the last Europa League fixture. He is likely to score for Arsenal.

Who is most likely to score for PSV? Cody Gakpo has a higher probability to score than the other players of PSV.

Who is likely to win the match? Arsenal: 2 PSV: 0

Statistical analysis is based on historic performance. Player performance in the match may not necessarily replicate the recent performances.


Arsenal is set to host PSV for the upcoming Group A fixture at the Emirates Stadium on Thursday, 20 October. The Gunners are flying high after 3 back-to-back wins. Arteta’s men have been in excellent touch this season. They are ruling the Premier League at the top of the table.

PSV, on the other hand, needs to prepare for a challenging trip to London. The Dutch side has won just 1 of the last 11 away matches against the English clubs.

Arsenal vs PSV Prediction: Goals Scored and Conceded

  • Arsenal scored 13 goals in the last 5 games. They have been more dominant in the first half with 7 of the 13 goals coming in the first 45 minutes.
  • The in-form defenders of Arsenal conceded just 3 goals in the last 5 matches. 2 of them were conceded in the second half.
  • PSV scored 11 goals in the last 5 fixtures, with 6 of them coming in the first half.
  • PSV’s defence looked slightly out of form in recent games as they conceded 7 goals in the last 5 matches. 5 of them were conceded in the second half.

Arsenal vs PSV Prediction: Form (Last 5 Matches)

In the last 5 home matches, Arsenal has:

  • Won all 5 Matches.
  • Scored 2.60 Goals Per Match.
  • Conceded 1.2 Goals Per Match.
  • 1 Clean Sheet
  • Scored at least 2 goals in each game.

In the last 5 away matches, PSV has:

  • Won 3 of the 5 Matches.
  • Scored 2.60 Goals Per Match.
  • Conceded 1.4 Goals Per Match.
  • 1 Clean Sheet
  • Failed to score once.

Forwards Statistics


  • Gabriel Jesus has been in terrific form this season. He is yet to score in the Europa League but Jesus has already added 5 goals to his name in the EPL with 3 assists and 3 big chances created.
  • Edward Nketiah has scored 2 goals so far in the Europa League, playing at an average of 2.7 shots per game.


  • Cody Gakpo has been a consistent performer for PSV. He has scored 4 goals so far in the European competition, along with maintaining an average of 2 key passes per game.
  • Joey Veerman scored twice till now. His passing accuracy stands at 90%.

Arsenal vs PSV Prediction: Yellow Card Statistics


  • Gabriel Jesus is the most carded player from Arsenal with 4 yellow cards. The second player on the list is William Saliba with 3 yellow cards.


  • Guus Til and Philipp Max have got the most number of yellow cards (2) this season.

Arsenal vs PSV Prediction: Defence Statistics


  • Arsenal’s defence has been flawless this season. Rob Holding has played the current season of the Europa League at an average of 4 clearances per match with a passing accuracy of 94%.
  • Takehiro Tomiyasu has maintained an average of 2 tackles per match with 90% success in the ground duels.


  • Armando Obispo has performed well so far for the Dutch club. In the Europa League, he has played with an average of 2 interceptions per game, winning 57% of the total duels.
  • Andre Ramalho is another key defender who has played whose tackling average stands at 4 per match. He won 80% of the ground duels.
Shots Conceded Per Game7.610.5
Tackle Per Game13.718.6
Interception Per Match7.29.3

Arsenal vs PSV Prediction: Goalkeeper Statistics

  • Matt Turner is in the charge of the goalkeeping responsibility for the Gunners in the Europa League. He has saved 2 goals per game in the competition with a success rate of 86%. He had 2 clean sheets as well.
  • Walter Benitez has played with an average of 3.5 saves per match at a success rate of 75%. He has played with an average of 3.5 saves per match at a success rate of 75%.

Arsenal vs PSV Prediction: Head-to-Head Statistics

Matches: 6 | Arsenal: 2 | Draw: 3 | PSV: 1

Recent 3 Meetings: Arsenal: 0 | Draw: 2 | PSV: 1

Last Meeting: The match ended in a 1-1 draw in the UEFA Champions League on 7 March 2007.

Winning Odds


Arsenal vs PSV Predicted Lineup

Arsenal (4-2-3-1): Turner; Tierney, Holding, Saliba, White; Vieira, Lokonga; Nelson, Odegaard, Saka; Jesus/Nketiah

PSV (4-3-3): Benitez; Mwene, Ramalho, Obispo, Max; Gutierrez, Veerman, Sangare; Simons, Til, Gakpo

Final Insight and Analysis

Arsenal has been in top form this season. The Gunners are a very strong side to get defeated at home. They will aim for their fourth straight win in the Europa League on Thursday. On the other hand, PSV will feel very confident after an emphatic win against Zurich in the last game. However, they will have absolutely no margin of error against Arsenal to avoid a defeat. As per the predictions and betting platforms, Arsenal has a high probability of winning this fixture.

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