• Arsenal have won 14 and lost just one of their last 20 Barclays Premier League games at the Emirates.
  • Crystal Palace have scored just five goals away from home in the Barclays Premier League, fewer than any other team and never more than once in a single match.
  • The Gunners have kept six clean sheets in their last seven Premier League games on home soil.
  • Arsenal have won five and lost none of the last eight meetings with Palace in all competitions.
  • The Gunners average 1.84 points per game in Premier League London derbies and Palace 0.90 per match. These are the best and worst points returns respectively of any capital clubs.
  • Arsenal have drawn 99 Premier League games at home in Premier League history.
  • Crystal Palace head into this matchday in 14th place having scored only 15 goals; the fewest of any side in the Premier League this season so far.
  • Seven different Arsenal players have scored headed goals this season, more than at any other club.
  • Arsenal have won 12 and drawn two of their last 14 Premier League games in February.
  • No player has scored the first goal of a Premier League game on more occasions than Olivier Giroud this season (6).