Chelsea Vs Arsenal
Chelsea find themselves in an unfamiliar situation heading into this London Derby with three defeats in their last four Premier League matches. Jose Mourinho could ring the changes with those players under-performing finding themselves on the bench. Already 11 points adrift of the League leaders Chelsea cannot afford to lose any further ground if they want to retain their title. Arsenal are riding high following their third win in their last four Premiership games. The Gunners sit 4th heading into this clash and will feel they are playing an out of sorts Chelsea at the perfect time. All square at Stamford Bridge – Back a draw here.
Prediction 1-1 – Back a 1-1 Draw Here
Aston Villa Vs West Brom
Aston Villa are in poor form and have shipped two or more goals in each of their last three Premier League games. The Villains will hope to stop the rot when West Brom visit on Saturday afternoon. The Baggies are in good nick and have picked up an impressive four points from their last two encounters where they would have been classed as underdogs. Berahino could return to the West Brom lineup following his threat to strike following a failed transfer to Tottenham Hotspur. Away win expected at Villa Park – Back a West Brom victory here.
Prediction 1-2 – Back a 1-2 West Brom Win Here
Bournemouth Vs Sunderland
Bournemouth have picked up just a single victory from their opening 5 fixtures but will hope that they can improve that record on Saturday. The Cherries welcome Sunderland to the South Coast one of the handful of teams below them in the Premier League. The Black Cats have had a miserable start to the campaign and lost to Tottenham in Gameweek 5. Jermain Defoe had a golden chance to give Sunderland the lead in that game only to see his effort hit the woodwork. Sunderland have shipped 6 goals in 2 away fixtures and will struggle to keep Bournemouth at bay. Home win expected – Back a Bournemouth victory here.
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Newcastle Vs Watford
Newcastle United continued their dire start to the Premier League season when they lost 2-0 at West Ham on Monday Night Football. The Magpies are reportedly keen on Charlie Austin to boost their attacking options having failed to find the net in four Premier League outings. Watford have already accumulated 6 points from their opening fixtures and sit well above their hosts heading into their clash at Newcastle. The Hornets picked up an impressive win over Swansea in Gameweek 5 and will fancy their chances of causing an upset in the North East. All square at St James’ Park – Back a stalemate here.
Prediction 0-0 – Back a 0-0 Stalemate Here
Stoke Vs Leicester
Stoke fans find themselves in unfamiliar territory near the foot of the Premier League table. The Potters lost at Arsenal in Gameweek 5 following their defeat at home when West Brom visited. High-flying Leicester are next to visit The Britannia and will hope to add to Stoke’s problems. The Foxes continued their flying start with a 3-2 win over Aston Villa last weekend. Claudio Ranieri’s side have found the net in every Premier League game this term and Stoke will need to be at their best if they are to get anything from this match. Away win expected at The Britannia – Back a Leicester victory here.
Prediction 0-1 – Back a 0-1 Leicester Win Here
Swansea Vs Everton
Swansea City have enjoyed a good start to the Season but slipped up when they visited Watford in Gameweek 5. The Swans will look to get back to winning ways immediately when Everton visit South Wales on Saturday afternoon. The Toffees will be brimming with confidence after they beat Champions Chelsea last weekend by a 3-1 scoreline. Naismith bagged a hat-trick at Goodison and will keep the Swansea defenders on their toes in this match. Swansea to leapfrog Everton in the standings with a home win at The Liberty Stadium – Back a Swansea victory here.
Prediction 2-1 – Back a 2-1 Swansea Win Here
Manchester City Vs West Ham
Manchester City have got off to a perfect start to the Season winning all 5 of their opening fixtures. City are also yet to concede a goal and are clear early favourites for the Premier League title. Next to face the City juggernaut are West Ham who have got off to a good start under Slaven Bilic. The Hammers followed up their 3-0 win at Anfield with a comfortable 2-0 win over Newcastle on Monday Night Football. Kompany and Aguero carry slight knocks for City but are expected to play. Home win expected at The Etihad – Back a Manchester City victory here.
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Spurs Vs Crystal Palace
Tottenham finally picked up their first win of the Season with a somewhat fortunate win over Sunderland in Gameweek 5. Spurs saw their former forward Jermain Defoe hit the post before coming away with a late winner at The Stadium of Light. Crystal Palace were the most recent victims of Manchester City and conceded late on to leave empty handed despite an encouraging performance. The Eagles have won both away fixtures to date including a memorable victory at Stamford Bridge and will enter this game without any fear. All square at White Hart Lane – Back a draw here.
Prediction 1-1 – Back a 1-1 Draw Here
Liverpool Vs Norwich
Following two consecutive wins to start the Season it has been downhill for Liverpool fans. Two consecutive defeats have seen six goals conceded and defeat at arch-rivals Manchester United was particularly disappointing. The Reds need to bounce back when Norwich visit Anfield on Sunday. The Canaries sit ahead of their hosts on Sunday heading into this clash. Coutinho returns from suspension for Liverpool while Jordan Henderson remains doubtful due to injury. Home win expected at Anfield – Back a Liverpool victory here.
Prediction 2-1 – Back a 2-1 Liverpool Win Here
Southampton Vs Manchester United
Southampton host Manchester United hoping to record their second home Premier League win in a row following their 3-0 win over Norwich in Gameweek 4. The Saints are unbeaten in 3 fixtures and have not conceded a goal since their defeat against Everton in Week 2. Manchester United visit the South Coast following a disappointing mid-week defeat at PSV. Luke Shaw picked up a horror injury on Tuesday and will be out for 6 months while Wayne Rooney is doubtful. Morgan Schneiderlin could face his old Club for the first time since leaving Southampton. All square at St Marys – Back a draw here.
Prediction 2-2 – Back a 2-2 draw Here