Basel vs Arsenal 2016 UEFA Champions League: Match Preview and Prediction
Fixture: Basel vs Arsenal
Competition: UEFA Champions League 2016-17
Date: Tuesday, 6th December, 19:45 GMT
Stadium: St. Jakob-Park, Basel.
Basel vs Arsenal: Preview
Basel vs Arsenal match is going to be held on 6th December at St. Jakob-Park. It’s an important football clash between Swiss and English football clubs where Arsenal will try to continue their unbeaten run with another away win to finish as group champion from Group – A in UEFA Champions League 2016-17 and other side it’s a must win game for Basel to qualify for UEFA Europa League spot. Basel has suffered a 3-1 away defeat against Young Boys and Arsenal registered a 1-5 away win against West Ham in their previous league matches.
At the moment, performance of Basel is not so good with 2 draws and 3 defeats along with bottom position in Group – A of UEFA Champions League 2016/17. In other side Arsenal has performed very well with 3 wins and 2 draws in a row along with 2nd position in Champions League group table. Arsenal will start the match as favorite against Basel in their crucial fixture of UEFA Champions League at St. Jakob-Park.
Key Fact: Chile International and Arsenal star player Alexis Sanchez is in great goal scoring form.
Basel vs Arsenal: Head-to-Head Stats
- Both teams have played only 1 match against each other in all the competitions. Arsenal has registered a 2-0 home win against Basel in their last meeting in the match of UEFA Champions League on 29th Sep, 2016.
Basel vs Arsenal: Prediction
Basel will try their best to secure at least a home draw and Arsenal is ready to secure an away win from the match. There is no doubt that Arsenal is favorite side to win this match against Basel when they will play against each other at St. Jakob-Park.
Predicted result will be a draw or away win for Arsenal.
Basel vs Arsenal: Betting Tips
Draw No Bet: Arsenal at 1.53
Full Time Result: Arsenal win at 2.20