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Betting tips & odds comparison 06.05.2021 Arsenal FC - Villarreal CF

Betting Tip for matchday 2 of the 2020/2021 Europa League between Arsenal FC and Villarreal CF. The game will be played at Emirates Stadium (London, England) on 06.05.2021 at 21:00.

Arsenal vs Villarreal, UEL, 06.05.2021

Arsenal host Spanish side, Villarreal, in a game that could make or mar their season. The Gunners are trailing 2-1 from the first leg.

The hopes of the North Londoners to play in Europe next season is dependent on the result and something has got to give. We are going to explore World sports betting review for our betting tips for this fixture.


Arsenal gave themselves a lifeline in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final first leg against Villarreal with a precious goal by Pepe from 12 yards out. The Gunners were stunned by Villarreal with two goals inside the first half an hour by Manuel Trigueros and Raul Albion to take control of the tie before Pepe’s spot-kick restored hope for the Londoners.

Arsenal’s entire season depends on the outcome of the second leg against Villarreal at the Emirates with qualification for Europe seemingly impossible via their league position. Mikel Arteta oversaw their worst ever finish in the Premier League and it could even be worse this campaign.

Therefore the only route for Arsenal to earn a European place next season is to go all the way to the final and lift the trophy.

The 2019 finalist will be without a host of players through suspension and injuries. Dani Ceballos will sit this out, following a red card he was shown in the first leg. Alexander Laccazette, Kieran Tierney and David Luiz are also not expected to play any part in the game due to various injuries.


Europa league specialist, Unai Emery, will be hoping to make it a fifth final in the Europa League as he leads Villarreal to the Emirates Stadium for a ticket to Gdańsk.

The Spaniard has enjoyed success in Europe’s second-tier with three titles in four finals, recording his only loss with Arsenal when they lost 4-1 to Chelsea in the 2019 final. Villarreal have had a decent season so far both domestically and on the Continent.

The Yellow Submarines are currently 6th on the Spanish La Liga table, and a final appearance will put the icing on the cake in what has been a very impressive season. Villarreal have won 11 of their 12 Europa League matches including a 100% record in six home games.

For this game, Villarreal will miss the services of midfield enforcer, Ettiene Capoue as they seek to book their place in the final today.

Possible Line Ups

  • Leno
  • Chambers
  • Xhaka
  • Gabriel
  • Holding
  • El Neny
  • Partey
  • Smith Rowe
  • Odegaard
  • Saka
  • Aubameyang
  • Coach: Mikel Arteta
  • Rulli
  • Torres
  • Albiol
  • Gaspar
  • Pedraza
  • Trigueros
  • Parejo
  • Coquelin
  • Chukwueze
  • Moreno
  • Alcacer
  • Coach: Unai Emery
Injured: Ceballos(Suspension),Luiz(Hamstring), Lacazzette(Thigh), Tierney(Knee) and Capoue(Suspension), Foyth(Muscle), Ibora(Knee)


Arsenal are expected to throw in everything to give themselves a chance of progressing. Just like the first leg, this game is set up for goals and we are going for Over 2.5 goals on Worldsportsbetting @ 1.74.

Arsenal vs Villarreal Europa League semifinal betting tip
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Arsenal’s home form has been abysmal and it has been a sticking point for them. Last time out at the Emirates in this competition, they lost 1-0 to Slavia Prague. They have been Porous at the back and given Villarreal’s form they should score a goal.

Therefore we are backing Villarreal to score @ 1.42 on Worldsportsbetting also. There is more on betting tips on our page for free. You can also avail yourself of our betting strategies for more winnings.

Our tips

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Arsenal FC
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Arsenal FC performance of the last 4 home matches

Over 2.5
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Villarreal CF
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Villarreal CF performance of the last 6 away matches

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