Tottenham are 2.26/5 to declare a north London derby victory that may put them inside one level of Arsenal in the race to end in the Premier League’s top four.
The stress is on the hosts in Thursday’s match on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium however after a disciplined efficiency in a battling draw at Liverpool they are clear favourites ahead of rivals Arsenal in the betting for Thursday night’s derby.
Arsenal are 3.55/2 but they may be be happy with a draw 3.711/4 that may see them four points away from their fierce rivals with two to play.
Arsenal cemented their probabilities of qualifying for the Champions League for the primary time since 2017 by beating Leeds 2-1 on Sunday.
Spurs have been streetwise and resilient as they ended Liverpool’s profitable run with a 1-1 draw at Anfield.
They have solely received certainly one of their final four however Antonio Conte and his gamers will take coronary heart from the best way they contained Liverpool’s assault and appeared harmful on the break.
Our techniques knowledgeable Alex Keble noticed sufficient in the efficiency to embrace a Spurs win on Thursday in his midweek Premier League acca.
Arsenal are in higher type, with four wins in four, however the fact is that neither staff is totally dependable and the race for the coveted final Champions League spot can be alive till it’s mathematically over.
Away wins in the north London derby are uncommon and you’ve got to return to 2015 for the final one – when the Gunners have been 2-1 winners on the outdated White Hart Lane.
The reverse fixture, on the Emirates Stadium in September, noticed Arsenal outclass their neighbours 3-1.
But that was when Nuno Espirito Santo was in cost of Spurs and, beneath Conte, they’re much stronger.
Arteta, in the meantime, has simply signed a brand new contract as Arsenal chiefs put their religion in him to proceed his long-term undertaking on the membership.
Thursday’s match will give us a transparent thought of the place the 2 groups are in their progress and may show decisive in the battle for a top four end.