Michael Owen states his prediction for Man City v Arsenal

The Liverpool legend is tipping Manchester City to beat Arsenal in their Premier League clash on Sunday afternoon

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger Photo: The Sport Review

Michael Owen has ruled out Arsenal leaving Manchester City with a point in Sunday’s Premier League clash at the Etihad Stadium.

The Gunners will make the long trip to Manchester in search of just their second away win of the 2017-18 season in the Premier League.

Arsenal have only managed to beat Everton on the road this term following a resounding 5-2 victory over the Toffees in Ronald Koeman’s final game in charge.

Manchester City are sitting five points clear of their closest challengers Manchester United at the top of the Premier League table and the Citizens are a further four points ahead of Arsenal.

Pep Guardiola’s men have scored a staggering 36 goals in 10 games in the Premier League so far, including a resounding 5-0 victory over Liverpool and a dominant 1-0 win against defending champions Chelsea.

Arsenal lost 2-1 at Manchester City during the festive schedule last term and will have two days to prepare for the trip to the leaders following Thursday night’s clash against Red Star Belgrade.

Manchester City came from behind to beat Serie A’s high-flying Napoli 4-2 on Wednesday night to show their resilience.

Former Liverpool and Manchester United striker Owen can’t see past a comfortable win for Manchester City on Sunday.

“City have only won one of their last nine games against Arsenal in all competitions, but I can’t see the Gunners getting anything from their trip to the Etihad given the sublime recent form of the hosts,” Owen told BetVictor.

“City have scored 20 goals in their last four Premier League games and I can’t see past another emphatic home win for Pep Guardiola’s title favourites.”

MORE: Latest Arsenal news and views

MORE: Football transfer rumours and gossip

MORE:

MORE: The latest football transfer news

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

Australian Open 2018 preview
The Sport Review
Australian Open 2018 preview: Federer goes for 20, but Djokovic, Wawrinka and Del Potro loom
The Sport Review
Top 50 most stylish footballers in the world in 2017: Arsenal, Man United, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 40 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Man United stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 25 footballers’ cars: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Real Madrid players feature
The Sport Review
Top 20 Nigerian footballers in Premier League: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Arsenal player wages 2017: Do you know how much Xhaka, Ozil and Coquelin earn each week?
The Sport Review
Roger Federer in running for record Laureus Award; Nadal and Williams among seven tennis nominees
The Sport Review
Jamie Carragher makes huge Liverpool FC claim about Mohamed Salah
Australian Open 2018
The Sport Review
Australian Open 2018: Evergreen Roger Federer and fellow over-30s champs Djokovic and Wawrinka into Round 2