Former England striker advises Brighton to defeat Arsenal
Michael Owen believes Brighton will win today’s clash against Arsenal at Amex Stadium.
The Gunners enter the game after three Premier League wins, with their latest outing against Tottenham Hotspur being the most impressive in the group, but the home side also have their own form worthy of consideration.
The Seagulls are unbeaten in their last four games in all competitions, missing a chance to climb to the top of the Premier League table when they failed to beat Crystal Palace on Monday night, highlighting how well they actually did. started the new season.
Michael Owen insists it was a good performance to escape with a draw against Palace that day however, and is so impressed with the home side today that he thinks they can hold onto a place in the division’s top eight, including beating Arsenal today. fixation.
“Brighton did not come out on top in the league, but it was still a good point at Palace on Monday night,” he told Betvictor (via SussexLive).
“Maupay’s last minute equalizer was a nice finish. I’m so impressed with the work Graham Potter is doing there and I think they can stay in the top eight.
“How quickly can things change in football? Around the same time last month Arsenal were in crisis and here we are a week after dismantling Spurs in the North London Derby.
“Don’t get me wrong, I think Spurs were shocking in the first half, but Arsenal’s play was excellent. In particular, the youngsters of Smith Rowe and Saka were full of energy and quality.
“Brighton used to be a bit of a bogey side for Arsenal. The Gunners have only won two of their last seven games against them and the Seagulls are flying right now. I think Brighton can narrowly win.