However, after playing out a 0-0 stalemate with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night in the first leg of the League Cup semi-finals, they will be looking to build on their confidence and bolster their chances of a top-four finish with a victory. Bet365 is backing them to return to the Emirates Stadium with the maximum points at odds of (1.72).
Both sides have met five times with one ending in a draw. A chance to share the spoils once again at the end of 90 minutes is available at the price of (4.00).
Bournemouth have never defeated Arsenal in all their meetings and with their present state where they are winless in their last two games, they will have a mountain to climb to turn the table against the Gunners at an offer of (4.50) with the betting firm.
Goals will be expected to be at premium knowing that the last five meetings between both sides produced 17 goals and (1.50) has been quoted for over 2.5 goals to surface in the tie.
Eddie Howe’s charges have not failed to net in all their previous four games and the bookmakers are putting up (1.53) for both sides to score.
*Odds correct at the time of writing. Please gamble responsibly.