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Olympiakos vs Arsenal Predictions & Tips - Olympiakos hard to beat in Greece

  • Olympiakos vs Arsenal predictions for Thursday’s UEFA Europa League match
  • The last 16 first leg is being played at 8pm GMT at Stadio Georgios Karaiskakis
  • Olympiakos are undefeated in 12 of their last 13 Europa League home matches
  • I am backing Arsenal to earn a draw in Greece
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Olympiakos are undefeated in 20 of their last 22 matches (Getty Images)
Mat Marshall 09 Mar 2021
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Olympiakos vs Arsenal Predictions


Olympiakos are hard to beat at home with Arsenal likely to be in for a tough evening. The Gunners could end up happy to avoid defeat in Greece.

  • Olympiakos are undefeated in 20 of their last 22 matches (all competitions).
  • Olympiakos have won 9 of their last 10 home matches (all competitions).
  • Olympiakos are undefeated in 12 of their last 13 home matches (UEFA Europa League).
  • Olympiakos have drawn 6 of their last 12 home matches (UEFA Europa League).
  • Arsenal are undefeated in 5 of their last 6 matches (all competitions).
  • Arsenal are undefeated in 15 of their last 16 matches (UEFA Europa League).
  • Arsenal have won 7 of their last 8 matches (UEFA Europa League).

Head to Head


Olympiakos and Arsenal have met 10 times with 5 wins each. They last met in the 2019/20 UEFA Europa League round of 32.

Arsenal won 1-0 in Greece before going down 2-1 in extra time in London.

Olympiakos Form


Olympiakos are undefeated in 20 of their last 22 matches, winning 9 of their last 10 at home. They are 16 points clear of Aris at the top of the Greek Super League and into the Greek Cup quarter-finals.

Pedro Martins’ side got past PSV in the Europa League round of 32. They won 4-2 at home in the first leg, looked dead and buried in Eindhoven before an 88th minute strike to Ahmed Hassan saw them go thorough 5-4 on aggregate.

Olympiakos returned to Greece with a 2-1 win at Volos and 1-1 draw at Aris in the Cup to go through 3-2 on aggregate.

Olympiakos’ last match was a 3-0 home win against Lamia. Bruma, Konstantinos Fortounis and Youssef El-Arabi scored in the first half in a comfortable victory.

Olympiakos Injuries & Team News


Olympiakos centre backs Rúben Semedo and Avraam Papadopoulos are injured with Ousseynou Ba and Sokratis Papastathopoulos carrying knocks.

Winger Marios Vrousai is injured.

Arsenal Form


Arsenal sit 10th in the Premier League after an inconsistent season. The Gunners beat Benfica in the Europa League round of 32, winning 3-2 in Greece after a 1-1 draw in Italy.

Mikel Arteta’s side returned to the Premier League with a 3-1 win at Leicester. They fell behind in the 6th minute but struck back with goals to David Luiz, Alexandre Lacazette and Nicolas Pépé.

Arsenal’s last match was a 1-1 draw at Burnley. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang opened the scoring in a match where they had 2.54-1.10 expected goals.

Arsenal Injuries & Team News


Arsenal attacking midfielder Emile Smith Rowe is Arsenal's only injury concern ahead of the trip to Greece.

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Verdict

Olympiakos are hard to beat at home with Arsenal likely to be in for a tough evening. The Gunners will be happy to avoid defeat in Greece.

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