Swansea Vs Everton
Swansea got back to winning ways at The Liberty Stadium when they despatched Hull by a 3-1 scoreline in Gameweek 31. The Swans are only 8 points adrift of Liverpool in 5th place and will want to end the campaign in strong fashion. Everton have had a Season their fans will be keen to forget. Despite winning three Premier League matches on the spin The Toffees remain stranded in the bottom half of the table. Honours shared in South Wales – Back a draw here.
Southampton Vs Hull
Southampton were unable to extend their unbeaten run when they went down 1-0 at Everton last weekend. The Saints will be hoping to get back to winning ways at home where they are looking for a third consecutive win at St Marys. Hull City are flirting with the Relegation Zone which will have manager Steve Bruce extremely anxious. The Tigers have picked up just two points from a possible fifteen in their last five Premier League outings. Southampton are still in with a shout of a Europa League berth and we expect a home win on the South Coast – Back a Southampton win here.
Spurs Vs Aston Villa
Tottenham Hotspur were unable to find the net against Burnley and left Turf Moor with a share of the spoils in Gameweek 31. Spurs home form has been impressive lately winning five of their last six at White Hart Lane. Harry Kane has been in great form and will be keen to examine a suspect Aston Villa defence. The Villains head to North London on the back of a pulsating 3-3 draw against QPR on Tuesday evening. The Villains are only three points clear of the drop zone and Tim Sherwood would love to leave his old Club with a positive result. Harry Kane to score in a home victory – Back a Tottenham win here.
Sunderland Vs Crystal Palace
Sunderland fans were able to celebrate their fifth consecutive derby win over Newcastle thanks to a screamer from Jermain Defoe. The Black Cats moved three points clear of the Relegation Zone thanks to Defoe’s heroics and will look to make it back-to-back wins when Crystal Palace make the long trip to the North East. The Eagles provided the upset of Gameweek 31 by defeating the defending Champions Manchester City at Selhurst Park. Alan Pardew’s side looking to finish in the Top 10 following a terrific run of form which has seen them win four of their last five Premier League outings. Away win at The Stadium of Light – Back a Crystal Palace victory here.
West Brom Vs Leicester
West Brom were well beaten by QPR last weekend which saw several Clubs gain ground on West Brom in the Relegation battle. The Baggies have an opportunity to get back to winning ways when bottom side Leicester visit The Hawthorns on Saturday. The Foxes are in all sorts of trouble despite picking up an important win against West Ham in Gameweek 31. Leicester are 6 points adrift of safety with tough fixtures against Chelsea and Southampton looming on the horizon. Ben Foster remains sidelined for The Baggies through injury. Home win expected at The Hawthorns – Back a West Brom victory here.
West Ham Vs Stoke
West Ham United went down 2-1 when they visited Leicester City last weekend. That result caps off a miserable run of form which has seen The Hammers lose four of their last five Premier League fixtures. Despite an incredible goal from Charlie Adam, Stoke were unable to take any points from their trip to Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The Potters have now lost three matches on the bounce and are in danger of dropping into the bottom half of the table as the Season enters its final furlong. Home win expected at Upton Park – Back a West ham win here.
Burnley Vs Arsenal
Burnley return to Premier League action following their 0-0 stalemate with Spurs last weekend. The Clarets have been unable to find the net in either of their last two outings and face an Arsenal side in terrific form. The Gunners have picked up maximum points from their last six games to give them a shot at the Barclays Premier League crown in May. Arsene Wenger’s side made light work of Liverpool and ended up winning 4-1 and have won all three of their last away fixtures by an identical 1-2 scoreline. Giroud is in red hot form and Burnley will need to pay close attention to the Arsenal forward to avoid defeat here. Away win expected at Turf Moor – Back an Arsenal victory here.
QPR Vs Chelsea
Queens Park Rangers picked up a massive win in Gameweek 31 to give their survival hopes a huge boost heading into a crucial London Derby against League leaders Chelsea. The Rs stormed out of the blocks against West Brom and recorded a 4-1 victory away from home. Rangers sit two points clear of safety and will hope they can build on the West Brom result to guarantee Premier League football. Chelsea survived a scare from Stoke to record an important win at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. Charlie Adam had pulled Stoke level before Remy fired in Chelsea’s winner after fantastic play from Eden Hazard. Chelsea’s superstars to overpower a QPR side who have lost five in a row at Loftus Road – Back a Chelsea win here.
Manchester United Vs Manchester City
Manchester United host Manchester City in a mouth-watering Manchester derby at Old Trafford. Despite much doom and gloom, United sit ahead of their Noisy Neighbours heading into this clash. Louis Van Gaal has done an excellent job under considerable pressure to guide United to third place heading into Gameweek 32. Manchester City seem to be crumbling under pressure and have lost three of their last five Premier League outings including a deflating loss at Crystal Palace on Monday Night Football. RVP could be recalled by United while City have a full squad to choose from. The Red Devils have won five in a row at Old Trafford and would love to inflict a knock-out blow to City’s title chances while boosting their own ambitions. Home win expected at The Theatre of Dreams – Back a Manchester United win here.
Liverpool Vs Newcastle
Monday Night Football returns when Liverpool host Newcastle at Anfield. The Reds have seen their Top 4 ambitions fall apart in recent weeks with costly defeats against Manchester United and Arsenal in consecutive Premier League outings. Brendan Rodgers had previously seen his side win four on the spin at Anfield and will be keen for them to return to winning ways against Newcastle. The Magpies were once again on the losing side in the North East Derby. With five defeats in their last six Premiership games Newcastle are in danger of being dragged into the Relegation battle below them in the Standings. Gerrard and Skrtel are both suspended for Liverpool with Coloccini and Cisse missing for Newcastle. Home win expected – Back a Liverpool win here.