Former Liverpool striker Michael Owen has backed Arsenal to pick the three points at stake when they travel the short distance to Selhurst Park to face Crystal Palace in their London Derby clash.
The Liverpool legend predicted an away victory for the Gunners’ in a chat with BetVictor as he revealed that their firepower will be too much for the Eagles to handle.
Owen, who also played for Manchester United, Newcastle United and Stoke City in the Premier League, also backed the Reds to secure the points in their home game against newly promoted side Cardiff City.
According to him, his former club will record an easy victory against their Welsh opponents.
Arsenal have been in sensational form and are one of the form teams in the new European season.
Unai Emery and his players are presently on a winning sequence of eleven games in all competitions.
The last of those came on Thursday night when English forward Danny Welbeck scored the only goal of the game to give the Gunners a 1-0 win at the home of Portuguese giants Sporting Lisbon in a Europa League clash in Group E.
The win maintained their unblemished record in the group stage of the competition after three games.