Arsenal vs Aston Villa
An early take off in the Match Day 9 of the English Premier League featuring a mouthwatering clash between the Gunners who play at the Emirates Stadium against Villa side. Arsenal have in the recent late shown vast improvement in their performance and will definitely go into this match ultimately looking to utilize their home advantage to cruise past the Aston Villa men.
Arsenal who have mastered the art of gaining the most out of a match, did stunningly come from 2-1 behind, scoring a late minute equalizer against Crystal Palace in a game that seemed a tough assignment for them. They are now unbeaten in the last six matches hoping to extend this fine run today.
Only a single point separating these two who smack one position away from each other at the middle of the table. The Gunners ought to escalate their efforts if at all they are to get better of a resilient Villa side who will be keen to bounce back from their recent setback following an in row losses to Tottenham Hotspur and Wolves.
Torino vs Genoa
After narrow 1-0 defeats to heavyweights Juventus and Napoli in their most recent games, the hosts Torino will be after a major return as the now participate on a lighter encounter featuring a relegation battling and visiting side Genoa. The home side will rise to this occasion aware of how vital will three points go far to boost their future endeavors.
The last 8 head to head stats reveal that it has never been a difficult test for Torino against a Genoa side having hugely dominated over them. They have impressively managed six straight wins in those eight conceding zero loss speculating a favourable result from them.
Osasuna vs Granada
An in form and high flying Osasuna side will play Granada head on at their own home ground. These are very two different sides when it comes to their performance with Osasuna at the fabulous European 5th spot with 17 points in 9 games whilst Granada fall at the 17th position having garnered only six points.
With just three points away from the league leaders Real Sociedad, the hosts will fight tooth and nail to keep the momentum. Granada have a very little chance here but can possibly make life difficult for the opponents after they brilliantly trailed on Sevilla outfit winning on a 1-0 score in their most recent fixture which halted their 8 match winless run.
St Etienne vs Angers
The round of 11 in the France's Ligue 1 welcomes an interesting clash where a bottom placed St Etienne at the 20th spot play out a strong 5th standing Angers side. In a whooping 10 league games, a struggling St Etienne could only afford to pick only 4 points courtesy of their 4 draw results and currently in a 14 match run without a win mentioned on their side.
On the other side, the visitors Angers have harvested 16 points in their 10 domestic matches which is actually remarkable and possibly this match which is more of one sided affair, serves ideal opportunity for them to build up on the superb display and forge ahead in a bid to remain afloat.
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