Emirates Stadium hosts an intriguing English Premier League matchup on Saturday. Arsenal hosts Leeds United in the first match for both sides following an international break. Leeds is 6-8-13 in EPL play this season and aims to strengthen placement in the EPL table. Meanwhile, Arsenal sits atop the Premier League table at 23-3-3 with six straight victories.
Kickoff from Emirates Stadium in London is scheduled for 10 a.m. ET. Caesars Sportsbook lists Arsenal as the -390 favorite (risk $390 to win $100) in its latest Arsenal vs. Leeds odds. Leeds is a +1000 underdog, a draw is priced at +470, and the over-under for total goals scored is set at 3.5. Before making any Leeds vs. Arsenal picks or Premier League predictions, be sure to check out what proven SportsLine soccer insider Jon Eimer is saying.
Eimer is a high-volume bettor who has vast knowledge of leagues and players across the globe. Since joining SportsLine, he has covered the English Premier League, Serie A, the FA Cup and much more. Since the end of last year's World Cup he has been red-hot, going 62-41-2.
Now, Eimer has taken an in-depth look at Arsenal vs. Leeds and just locked in its picks and EPL predictions. You can head to SportsLine now to see his picks. Here are the betting lines for Arsenal vs. Leeds:
- Arsenal vs. Leeds money line: Arsenal -390, Leeds +1000, Draw +470
- Arsenal vs. Leeds spread: Arsenal -1.5 (-135)
- Arsenal vs. Leeds over/under: 3.5 goals
- ARS: The Gunners have scored 66 goals in league play
- LEE: The Whites have scored six combined goals in their last two league games
- Arsenal vs. Leeds picks: See picks at SportsLine
Why you should back Arsenal
Arsenal is dominating the EPL this season, both in terms of win-loss results and underlying metrics. The Gunners have four players with at least eight goals and five players with at least five assists this season, led by Bukayo Saka. The 21-year-old is in the top six of the EPL with 12 goals and 10 assists, and he is flanked by Gabriel Martinelli, who is in the top five of the EPL with 13 goals. At the back end, Aaron Ramsdale is having arguably the best season of any EPL keeper with 12 clean sheets, and Arsenal have the second-most goals scored (66) and a top-three mark in goals allowed (26) this season.
The Gunners have at least three goals in each of their last four EPL matches, and this is a favorable matchup. Leeds are in the bottom five of EPL in goals allowed (44) and save percentage (65.9%), with Arsenal posting top-three marks in assists allowed and expected goal differential (+26.7). Over the last three games at Emirates Stadium, Arsenal scored 11 goals and thumped Everton, Bournemouth, and Crystal Palace in succession.
Why you should back Leeds United
Leeds is aiming to avoid relegation at this stage of the season. Leeds is 14th in the EPL table as the weekend arrives, but with only a narrow lead over several teams in the bottom half of the standings. Leeds have desperation as a result, though they are playing at an improved level in recent days. Prior to the break, Leeds beat Wolves by a 4-2 margin and picked up a 2-2 draw against Brighton prior to that.
In seven games since hiring Javier Gracia, Leeds have seven points and Rodrigo has been a dynamic force. The 32-year-old veteran is in the top eight of the EPL with 11 goals, including a goal in the win over Wolves. Leeds is above-average in EPL with 25 assists this season.
How to make Arsenal vs. Leeds United picks
Eimer has taken an intensive look at the Arsenal vs. Leeds matchup from every angle. He is leaning Over on the goal total and he has locked in three best bets, including two that offer plus-money payouts. He's only sharing his picks and analysis on SportsLine.
So who wins Arsenal vs. Leeds in Saturday's matchup? And where does all the betting value lie? Visit SportsLine now to see the best bets for the Arsenal vs. Leeds match, all from the expert who is red-hot on his soccer picks, and find out.