RSSGoogle PlusTwitterFacebook
Home  /  Football  /  Arsenal Odds On For The Win At St Marys

Southampton v Arsenal Odds: Walcott all the rage in the goalscorer betting markets

Theo WalcottThere is live Premier League action from the St Mary's Stadium on New Year's Day as Southampton take on Arsenal in the day's 5.30pm kick-off. These sides' two games on Saturday produced 16 of the top-flight's 35 goals as Saints held Stoke to an impressive 3-3 draw at the Britannia, while the Gunners hammered Newcastle 7-3.

The bookies clearly fancy goals will be on the menu once more here and it is hard to disagree as both sides play an attractive, yet far from secure, style of play. It is Arsenal who are 7/10 odds on favourites to take all three points with PaddyPower and Arsene Wenger's side are looking like genuine top-four challengers once more.

They have won their last four league games in a row after an enthralling win over Newcastle on Saturday. They were sensational to watch with the ball at their feet but they remain defensively suspect and far too brittle at the back, so it is no surprise to see both teams to score is 4/7 on this week.

Rickie Lambert could be the man to grab that Saints goal after he scored one and set up the other two in the draw with Stoke at the weekend. Tottenham's Jermain Defoe is the only Englishman to have scored more goals than Lambert in the top-flight this season and Lambert looks decent value to score Saints' first goal at 3/1 in the latest betting with paddypower.

Southampton's attacking threat is obvious as they managed to score three at the Britannia, where Stoke had only conceded four times all season previously. They have however lost all of their meetings with top-seven opposition this season, including a 6-1 shellacking at the Emirates against Arsenal earlier this term.

Theo Walcott was on the scoresheet against his old club that day and he has been proving his worth as a goalscorer to Arsenal all season. Walcott grabbed a hat-trick in the win over Newcastle on Saturday to take his tally to 14 for the season and he is likely to provide interest on Tuesday as he is 5/1 to score first, 13/2 to score two or more and 25/1 to score another hat-trick.

Goals are clearly expected as over 3.5 goals is as short as 6/4 for this Southampton v Arsenal clash currently, although we could be in for some late drama as Saints have conceded eight goals in the final 15 minutes of games this season, including a dramatic late equaliser against Stoke on Saturday. Arsenal on the other hand have scored 11 in the final 15 minutes of games and the last goal to be scored after the 76th minute on Tuesday can be backed at 10/11.

It is Arsenal who are ultimately favourites to land a fifth league win in a row and it is no surprise as Southampton, who are 4/1 to take all three points, have won just one of their last six and are right in the relegation mix. It could be an entertaining affair though and the correct score of 4-3 to Arsenal can be backed at a juicy 75/1.

Southampton v Arsenal Form

Check the season's statistics for both Southampton and Arsenal, plus the odds ahead of Tuesday's match.

Southampton Stats | Arsenal Stats

Southampton v Arsenal Tips

Tip #1: Rickie Lambert to score Southampton's first goal @ 3/1 with PaddyPower.
Tip #2: Theo Walcott to score two or more @ 13/2 with PaddyPower.
Tip #3: Last goal to be scored after the 76th minute @ 10/11 with PaddyPower.

Southampton v Arsenal Odds

Match Betting

4/1 Southampton
11/4 Draw
7/10 Arsenal

Correct Score Odds

14/1 Southampton 1-0
25/1 Southampton 2-0
13/1 Southampton 2-1
13/1 Draw 0-0
13/2 Draw 1-1
11/1 Draw 2-2
7/1 Arsenal 1-0
8/1 Arsenal 2-0
13/2 Arsenal 2-1

First Goalscorer Odds

5/1 Theo Walcott
5/1 Olivier Giroud
6/1 Lukas Podolski
13/2 Rickie Lambert
7/1 Gervinho
15/2 Santi Cazorla
9/1 Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
9/1 Andrei Arshavin
10/1 Jay Rodriguez
10/1 Gaston Ramirez
12/1 Emmanuel Mayuka
12/1 Guly Do Prado

Odds supplied by PaddyPower.com, who provide live betting in-running for all Premier League matches.

10 Latest Football Articles

Inter Milan v Lazio Odds Score Draw Can Pay for Christmas PresentsInter Milan v Lazio Odds Score Draw Can Pay for Christmas Presents
Roberto Mancini In Need Of A Home Win On Sunday Night
19th Dec
Bordeaux v Lyon Odds Goals expected in Ligue 1 clash on SundayBordeaux v Lyon Odds Goals expected in Ligue 1 clash on Sunday
Hosts Are Unbeaten In 12 League Games At Home
19th Dec
Hertha Berlin v Hoffenheim Odds Match betting is tight for live Bundesliga clashHertha Berlin v Hoffenheim Odds Match betting is tight for live Bundesliga clash
Hoffenheim Have Conceded 18 Goals In 7 Games
19th Dec
Back both teams to score in Liverpool v Arsenal match at AnfieldBack both teams to score in Liverpool v Arsenal match at Anfield
Get A Free In Play Bet When You Place A Pre Match Bet
19th Dec
Draw tipped for Sundays North East derby between Newcastle and SunderlandDraw tipped for Sundays North East derby between Newcastle and Sunderland
Sunderland Have Drawn 10 Of 16 League Games
19th Dec
Final Bundesliga treble of 2014 features wins for Leverkusen Schalke and WolfsburgFinal Bundesliga treble of 2014 features wins for Leverkusen Schalke and Wolfsburg
Wolfsburg Tipped To Win Saturday Evening's Live Game
19th Dec
Eibar v Valencia Odds Paco Alcacer tipped to score for visitorsEibar v Valencia Odds Paco Alcacer tipped to score for visitors
Los Che Favourites
18th Dec
Nottingham Forest v Leeds Odds Back both teams to score at the City GroundNottingham Forest v Leeds Odds Back both teams to score at the City Ground
Forest Favourites For Three Points On Home Soil
18th Dec
Roma v AC Milan Odds Expect The Giallorossi to Continue Fine Home FormRoma v AC Milan Odds Expect The Giallorossi to Continue Fine Home Form
Goals On The Cards At The Stadio Olimpico
18th Dec
Derby v Norwich Odds Rams can return to the summit with a winDerby v Norwich Odds Rams can return to the summit with a win
Back Martin To Net Anytime
18th Dec

Archive - Previous 5 Football Articles

QPR V Liverpool Odds Back Luis Suarez To Score The Opener
Reds favourites for the win at Loftus Road
29th Dec
Back A Draw In The Betting For Latest Everton V Chelsea League Clash
Everton are unbeaten at home in the league this term
29th Dec
Arsenal V Newcastle Odds Magpies Against The Odds To Record First Away Win
Back Mikel Arteta to score
28th Dec
Sunderland V Tottenham Odds Back Spurs To Be Too Strong
Bale In Great Form Ahead Of Stadium Of Light Clash
28th Dec
Stoke V Liverpool Betting Tempting Odds For A Draw At The Britannia
Stoke are unbeaten in their last eight matches
24th Dec

Headline News

3 teams in fine formBack Man City Chelsea And Swindon In This Weekends Bankers Bet
3 Teams In Fine Form
Goals expected at Bradford and AccringtonBoth Teams To Score Accumulator Stars Barnsley V Leyton Orient
Goals Expected At Bradford And Accrington
Visitors head to Memorial Stadium in decent formBristol Rovers V Gateshead Odds Pirates To Go Second In Conference With Win
Visitors Head To Memorial Stadium In Decent Form
Bayern haven't lost in the league since AprilMainz V Bayern Munich Odds Bundesliga Leaders Are Firm Favourites For Yet Another Win
Bayern Haven't Lost In The League Since April
Ptit Zig bids to make it three from three over fencesNoel Novices Chase Odds Josses Hill Is A Marginal Favourite On His Chase Debut
Ptit Zig Bids To Make It Three From Three Over Fences

Open for new customers only

Place an initial bet of £50 at Paddy Power and they will match this with a free bet to the same stake. Visit Paddy Power for full details.

Open Account - Free £50 Bet With Paddypower

£50 free bet with William Hill.

  • Open an account at William Hill and and use the promotion code DIRECT50.
  • Deposit funds and place your first bet
  • William Hill match your first bet with a free bet up to a maximum of £50.

Open Account - Claim £50 Free With William Hill

Claim a signup bonus offer of £200 with Bet365.

  • Bet365 match your first deposit with a 100% bonus
  • Deposit anywhere between £10 and £200 to claim this massive offer

Open Account - Claim a £200 signup offer at Bet365

Betfred are amazingly offering double odds on your first bet with them, up to a stake unit of £10. In addition to this you can also claim a £25 free bet.

  • Open a new betting account with Betfred
  • If your first bet wins, Betfred double the odds
  • After this, once you have placed a bet of up to £25 they will provide you with a second free bet of £25

Open Account - Free £25 Bet With Betfred

Ladbrokes are one of the highest rated online bookmakers in the UK and are a superb choice for placing your bets. You can claim a free bet of up to £100 when opening a new account with Ladbrokes by clicking on one of the links on this site.

Bet £5 or more and Ladbrokes will match this with a free bet to the same stake unit.

Open Account - £100 Free Bet - Ladbrokes

Get free bets totalling £20 with bookmaker Sky Bet

  • Place your first bet with a stake of just £5.
  • Skybet will give you a £20 free bet!
  • Skybet will also give you a £5 free bet every week!

Open Account - Get £20 in free bets with Sky Bet

BetVictor is offering £50 in free bets to all new clients.

  • Place a £10 single bet and get a £10 free bet
  • Place a £15 double and get a £15 free bet
  • Place a £25 treble and get a £25 free bet

Open Account - Open Account - Free £50 Bets With BetVictor

Bookmark This Page

TwitterGoogleMixxPropellerStumble UponDiggRedditYahoo
Online Casino
Online Casino Blackjack and Roulette Games

Those looking for some online casino entertainment ought to check out all the latest UK Casino Sign Up offers from the top operators including 32Red and many of the sports betting casinos.
There is excellent information, should you be interested in playing online blackjack, roulette, the best progressives or slots - Online Casino Betting with the best introductory offers

Sports Calendar - Betting Fixtures