Mikel Arteta’s side secured a big win to heap more pressure on Roy Hodgson. Here’s the Arsenal vs Crystal Palace stats and facts from Saturday’s Premier League meeting at Emirates Stadium.
Arsenal vs Crystal Palace Post-Match Facts
- This win was Arsenal’s joint-biggest margin of victory in a Premier League London derby, alongside their 5-0 win against Wimbledon back in April 1998.
- Since the start of 2020-21, Gabriel Magalhães has scored 12 Premier League goals for Arsenal, at least three more than any other defender during this period.
- Arsenal have scored the most headed goals (10) and the most goals from corners (10) in the Premier League this season. They’ve also kept the most clean sheets in the competition this term (8).
- Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson has failed to win any of his six Premier League encounters with Mikel Arteta (D2 L4) – the only opposing manager he’s faced more often in the competition without ever beating is Jürgen Klopp (P9 L9).
- Gabriel Martinelli’s first goal was the 200th scored by a substitute for Arsenal in the Premier League (now 201), with the Gunners becoming just the third side to hit this milestone after Man Utd (215) and Chelsea (206).
- Arsenal have won each of their last four Premier League games against Crystal Palace, having won just one of their previous eight against the Eagles in the competition before this run (D5 L2).
- Crystal Palace have won just one of their last 18 away London derbies in the Premier League and are winless in nine (D4 L5) since a 2-1 win at West Ham in November 2022.
- Leandro Trossard has been directly involved in 11 goals in 14 starts for Arsenal in all competitions at the Emirates, scoring four goals and providing seven assists.
Arsenal vs Crystal Palace Timeline
Arsenal vs Crystal Palace Stats Centre
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