EPL Odds: Manchester United favored vs. Arsenal in top-four showdown
Arsenal had a 10-game unbeaten streak snapped last week after suffering a surprising upset at the hands of Swansea City, but the Gunners will look to bounce back this Sunday on the road against Manchester United in a quest to secure an automatic berth in next season's Champions League group stage.
With a 9-1-1 record over its last 11 games, Arsenal is a +190 underdog to win on the road this Sunday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Arsenal is a perfect 5-0-0 in its last five road matches, but all five of those matches came against teams in the bottom half of the English Premier League table.
Manchester United is going off at +140 to win at home with the draw paying +140. Louis van Gaal's team has been one of the EPL's best home teams this season with a 14-3-1 record at Old Trafford. The home club has lost three of its last four games and was outscored 5-0 in those three losses, but did win its last game against Crystal Palace 2-1.
Manchester United is 11-2-3 in its last 16 games against Arsenal.
Fresh off of an upset win as a +900 underdog on the road against Arsenal, Swansea City will be in the underdog role again this Sunday when it hosts Manchester City. Swansea City is a +375 underdog to win outright and is going off at +300 to force a draw.
Manchester City had lost four straight road games before beating Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 in its last match away from home. Man City is 4-0-1 in its last five games against Swansea City.
While the top of the EPL table is mostly figured out, the bottom still has some question marks as teams fight to stave off relegation.
Sunderland hosts Leicester City this Saturday as both teams look to pick up some points and add some distance between themselves and the teams below them. Sunderland is a very slight favorite at +165 over Leicester City at +170 and the draw at +225 at the sportsbooks
English Premier League Champion Chelsea is a +100 favorite on the road this Monday night against West Bromwich Albion with the draw in this match paying +250. Chelsea is 2-2-2 in its last six games against West Brom.