Date: 20th April 2018 at 7:04pm
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are gearing up for the most important two weeks of their season, with a double-header against in the on the horizon, but the first point of call is this weekend’s London derby against West Ham.

The Hammers have enjoyed an upturn in form since March’s break, boasting a three match unbeaten run, whilst have continued to struggle in their matches- losing last weekend to Newcastle.

However, the home form of Arsene Wenger’s side has remained solid and are still tipped as favourites for this weekend’s clash, with former defender Paul Merson telling¬†Sky Sports¬†he expects his old side to win.

“I would expect to win this. There’s the prospect of Burnley finishing above Arsenal – no disrespect but if you’re Arsenal you don’t want to be finishing a 38-game season behind Burnley. Not in this day and age – maybe in the 1920s! You can understand finishing below the top five, but not Burnley.”