The 2018/19 Premier League season begins on Friday 10th August but the big game of the opening weekend is played on Sunday 12th August. Arsenal vs Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium is the final game of the weekend fixtures.
Arsenal will be hoping for a much-improved performance in the Premier League this season. The Gunners have struggled in recent campaigns and Unai Emery has been brought in to replace Arsene Wenger.
Manchester City are the defending champions and they have their work cut out to replicate the great achievements of last season. Can Pep Guardiola lead his team to another league title and begin the campaign with a big win at Arsenal?
Continue reading our Arsenal vs Manchester City betting tips to find out.
1. Arsenal vs Manchester City Predictions
Despite being the away team at one of the top six clubs in the Premier League, Manchester City are the favourites to win this game.
One glance at the Arsenal vs Manchester City betting odds finds the visitors are at 2.1 to win the game and take maximum points with them back up to Manchester. But check out what are their odds to win the Premier League at JohnnyBet . Guardiola has not been very active in the transfer market, with the addition of Riyad Mahrez their only signing at the time of writing. However, he has kept his title winning squad from last season intact.
It has been a busy summer for Arsenal as Emery looks to establish himself at the club. Taking over from such a long serving manager is always difficult and the Spaniard has a big job on his hands, starting with this game.
Arsenal have been active in the transfer market, adding Lucas Torreira, Bernd Leno, Sokratis, Matteo Guendouzi and Stephan Lichtsteiner to the squad. The question is, are any of these players an improvement on what is already at the club?
The bookmakers believe they are not good enough to bridge the gap between Arsenal and Manchester City and the hosts are 3.2 to win the match with Bet365. The draw is also on offer at 3.6.
Read on for more Arsenal vs Manchester City predictions.
2. Arsenal vs Manchester City Betting Odds
Recent results between the teams suggest Manchester City now hold the upper hand in this rivalry. The teams met three times last season, twice in the Premier League and once in the League Cup and Manchester City won all three games comfortably.
There were two 3-0 wins in the Premier League and a 3-1 win in the League Cup. You can get 5.5 for Manchester City to win the game by a 2-goal margin at Bet365.
Manchester City broke many records last season, including the number of goal they scored. They scored 6 goals against Arsenal in the Premier League and you can get 3.4 with Bet365 for Manchester City to score over 2.5 goals in this match.
3. Arsenal vs Manchester City
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