Blackpool v Arsenal Prediction
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England FA Cup
League One side Blackpool play host to Arsenal at the Bloomfield Road in the FA Cup third round fixtures.
Blackpool approach this tie on the back of a narrow (1-0) home loss to Sunderland at the Bloomfield Road on New Year Day.
Arsenal on the other hand enjoyed a comfortable (4-1) win over Fulham at the Emirates Stadium on the 1st of January.
Granit Xhaka put Arsenal ahead in the 25th minutes, Alexandre Lacazette doubled the lead in the ten minutes after the break.
The lead was halved nine minutes pasted the half hour mark, Aaron Ramsey restored the two goals lead in the 79th minute before Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang added the fourth seven minutes from time.
Their last encounter was in a EFL Cup tie in October 2018 which Arsenal Won (2-1) at the Emirates.
Players to Watch
Armand Gnanduillet is Blackpool’s top scorer with eight goals and one assist to his name.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang completed the rout in Arsenal (4-1) win over Fulham. The Gabonese now has sixteen goals and three assist this season.
Prediction: Arsenal Win
Reason for Blackpool v Arsenal Prediction
Arsenal have won in each of their last four head to head encounter against Blackpool.