Sunderland Vs Liverpool

Sunderland gave a good account of themselves and almost caused an upset when they visited The Etihad Stadium in Gameweek 20. A late Frank Lampard goal ensured Gus Poyet’s side would leave empty handed but plenty of confidence will be gained as a result of the performance. The Black Cats have been poor at home lately and need to pick up at least a point from this match. Liverpool fans will only get the remainder of this season to see Captain Steven Gerrard lead their side. The legendary Anfield skipper will move on in May and he proved his value in the Leicester game scoring twice from the penalty spot. Score draw at The Stadium of Light.

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Burnley Vs QPR

Burnley have secured two draws against tough opposition in their matches against Manchester City and Newcastle United in recent weeks. Now Burnley fans can hope their side can pick up a win when Queens Park Rangers visit on Saturday. The Clarets have been beaten just once in their last five home matches which will give them plenty of confidence heading into this relegation six-pointer. QPR’s form away from home has been dreadful with Harry Redknapp’s side not picking up a single point on the road this season. Both Danny Ings and Charlie Austin are in good form and will be a threat in front of goal at Turf Moor. Home win expected.

Prediction 2-1

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Chelsea Vs Newcastle

Chelsea played out the pick of the Gameweek 20 fixtures at White Hart Lane on New Years Day and were on the wrong end of a 5-3 scoreline. The Blues were all over the place in defence and Jose Mourinho will hope his side have learnt a painful lesson from their trip to North London. Newcastle United are still looking for a new manager following the departure of Alan Pardew for Crystal Palace. The Magpies have been impressive at home inflicting Chelsea’s first defeat of the season at St James’ Park back in December but have struggled on the road losing three of their last four in the Premier League. Chelsea to get back to winning ways at Stamford Bridge.

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Everton Vs Manchester City

Everton have had a poor season by their lofty standards and some are beginning to suggest that Roberto Martinez is under pressure to pick up results. The Toffees challenged for a Top 4 finish last term but are hovering just four points above the Relegation Zone heading into Gameweek 21 having lost four Premier League matches on the trot. Manchester City dup deep to see off Sunderland in Gameweek 20. As a result of Chelsea’s defeat at Spurs, City are now joint top of the Premiership despite the prolonged absence of Sergio Aguero through injury. City have won all of their last four away Premier League matches and will pick up another win at Goodison Park.

Prediction 1-2

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Leicester Vs Aston Villa

Leicester City have finally halted a run of defeats which has seem them pick up four points from their last two Premier League matches. The Foxes are still at the foot of the table but are within touching distance of safety following an impressive 2-2 draw at Anfield in Gameweek 20. Leicester now have two home matches which could see them climb out of the Relegation Zone. Aston Villa have struggled on the road lately losing their last two matches by an identical 1-0 scoreline. The Villains sit 12th heading into Gameweek 21 but face Liverpool and Arsenal in the coming weeks and would love to record a positive result at The King Power Stadium. Score draw.

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Swansea Vs West Ham

Swansea responded well after being well beaten by Liverpool and recorded a creditable 1-1 draw at QPR in Gameweek 20. The Swans were once again thankful for Wilfried Bony who scored and has become a target for some big Clubs looking to bolster their attacking options. Garry Monk’s side have been beaten just once in their last 6 outings at The Liberty Stadium and will give West Ham a tough game. The Hammers make the trip to South Wales following a disappointing 1-1 draw against West Brom on New Years Day. Sam Allardyce’s side have slipped down the table to 7th place and face a difficult task at Swansea. Home win expected.

Prediction 1-0

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West Brom Vs Hull

West Bromwich Albion secured a good point away at West Ham in Gameweek 20 and will look to build upon that as they host Hull on Saturday. The Baggies have picked up just three points from a possible 15 at The Hawthorns lately and need to pick up points urgently to put some daylight between themselves and the Relegation Zone. Tony Pulis has been installed as manager in an effort to stave off Relegation and has his work cut out. Hull have managed to hold onto Steve Bruce who sees his side sit just one point ahead of their hosts heading into this week. The Tigers picked up a big win at Sunderland in their last away match and pose a real threat. Tony Pulis to pick up a crucial win.

Prediction 2-1

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Crystal Palace Vs Spurs

Crystal Palace host Spurs looking to pick up a home win for the first time since their 3-1 win over Liverpool back in November. The Eagles have appointed Alan Pardew to oversee their survival bid and Palace have secured two 0-0 draws in their last two Premier League encounters. Palace sit in the bottom three heading into Gameweek 21 and Pardew needs to make Selhurst Park a difficult place for opponents to visit. Spurs will be riding high on confidence following their 5-3 thrashing of rivals Chelsea on New Years Day. Harry Kane put in a Man of the Match performance scoring twice and laying on two assists and will be a huge threat to Palace. Away win expected at Selhurst Park.

Prediction 1-2

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Arsenal Vs Stoke

Super Sunday kicks off when Arsenal host Stoke at The Emirates Stadium. The Gunners have been in good form at home lately winning four of their last five Premier League matches which sees them sit 6th in the Premiership heading into this fixture. Stoke are in good form themselves and might fancy their chances of causing an upset in North London. The Potters have lost just one in their last six both home and away and will give Arsenal a very physical battle. Olivier Giroud returns from suspension while Danny Welbeck is doubtful after picking up a thigh problem. Arsenal will want to win this game with two Top 4 rivals playing later on Sunday. Home win expected at The Emirates.

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Manchester United Vs Southampton

Manchester United survived a scare to book their place in the next round of the FA Cup. The Red Devils have put an uncertain start to the Season behind them and look like a very solid team at present. Louis Van Gaal seems likely to lead United back to a Top 4 finish securing Champions League football at Old Trafford once again. Southampton are trying to break into the Top 4 despite a number of high profile departures in the Summer. The Saints have won three of their last four but face a very stern test when they visit United who have win five Premier League games in a row at Old Trafford. Home win expected.

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