THIS coming weekend could possibly be one of the pivotal within the the rest of the Premier League season.
There’s a packed schedule of motion forward, with the potential title showdown between Liverpool and Man Metropolis on Sunday – and we’ve alternatives from 4 essential top-flight video games.
Chelsea vs Crystal Palace – Saturday, 12.30pm
THE Massive Frank juggernaut continues.
Not solely is Chelsea’s current type nice information for his or her followers, they’ve proved a terrific aspect to again along with your money in current weeks.
We tipped them to beat Watford final weekend and concede – which was precisely what occurred as as soon as once more the Blues confirmed their attacking skills on the street, in addition to their defensive frailties.
They’ve been much less prolific in entrance of their very own followers to date this time period, however seem like a crew prepared to essentially tear somebody aside.
After three with out a win at Stamford Bridge to open up the marketing campaign, Chelsea at the moment are on the cusp of three-straight residence wins and eight victories in ten league video games.
Palace fell to a 2-Zero defeat at residence to Leicester final day out, undone and outclassed by Brendan Rodgers’ slick, attacking fashion.
It’s been a superb season to date for Roy Hodgson‘s aspect although and so they’ve picked up priceless factors on the street in opposition to Man Utd, West Ham and Arsenal.
They gained’t be daunted within the slightest by this journey and have gained two of their final 4 matches on the Bridge.
The Eagles have additionally discovered the web on six of their final seven visits to West London – and we anticipate them to bag once more in opposition to a Blues aspect who’re fragile on the again.
What they aren’t are weak going the opposite method.
Effectively, we’ll fortunately eat our phrases because the American worldwide has gone from reverse to fifth gear within the house of two matches.
After 4 targets in two video games on the street, again him to bag a primary purpose in entrance of an adoring residence crowd at 6/4. That’s beneficiant.
Chelsea are simply 1/Three to win the sport which is extraordinarily brief – seen as we’re backing each groups to internet, go for what’s labored for the previous two weeks and belief them to win with Palace bagging on the different finish.
That’s terrific worth at 7/Four and can get your weekend off to the proper begin.
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Leicester vs Arsenal – Saturday, 5.30pm
IT’S feeling very very like 2015 yet again on the King Energy.
The Foxes are gate-crashing the Massive Six – and it is a fixture that may maintain no concern for Rodgers and his rampant aspect.
With seven wins from 9 video games, Leicester are sitting fairly in third place and 6 factors forward of the Gunners going into this one.
And anybody pondering Arsenal are a very good wager at 23/10 must get out of dream world.
That is an Arsenal who’ve gained simply as soon as away this season, after they scrapped out an ugly 1-Zero victory at Newcastle.
In any other case they’ve dropped factors at Sheffield United, Watford, Man Utd and Liverpool.
You is perhaps tempted by the large value, however we’re not placing our hard-earned wherever close to an Arsenal to win wager.
Leicester have gained 4 on the trot at residence, with the King Energy terraces beginning to develop the ferocious vitality which accompanied them to the title 4 years in the past.
They’ve conceded simply three targets right here all season and have gained each of their final two conferences with Arsenal on this floor.
In each of these they’ve scored three or extra – and we reckon a wager on the Foxes to internet twice below the lights is just too good to show down.
That wager has gained in all however three of Leicester’s 11 video games this time period.
Kieran Tierney can have a possible Celtic reunion with Rodgers, however the free-flowing attacking soccer the hosts have dished out in opposition to Southampton after which Palace has been a pleasure to behold.
Proper now you get the sensation Unai Emery can be completely happy to take some extent – and perhaps cross his fingers that his captain doesn’t inform any extra followers to “f*** off”.
Jamie Vardy is again to his best possible – though his dance expertise want work – and Rodgers is utilizing the previous England star as he ought to be, taking part in off the final man and getting in behind.
He’s an honest value to bag anytime, while ought to Xhaka play he’s a tasty 7/Four to get himself into the referees e book. Pile in.
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Man Utd vs Brighton
JUST if you suppose they’ve turned the nook, Ole’s males are again at sq. one.
However quick ahead 4 days to Bournemouth and the Pink Devils have been lifeless in a 1-Zero give up to Eddie Howe’s hard-working Cherries.
We obtained totally behind Bournemouth in final week’s preview and reckoned that United would do properly to return again from the South Coast with some extent.
They couldn’t even try this.
It’s a extremely ugly scenario now at Outdated Trafford and it says so much that they arrive into this November recreation two factors BEHIND Brighton within the league desk.
That’s positively not a dig on the Seagulls, who took a punt dismissing Chris Hughton in the summertime and are reaping the rewards.
Graham Potter’s success has been constructed on wonderful residence type and his aspect haven’t fairly regarded the identical away from the Amex, the 3-Zero opening day win over Watford apart.
They simply don’t rating sufficient targets and as tempted as we’re, can’t see a logical motive to again each groups to attain at evens – irrespective of how poor United have been all season.
Solskjaer’s males have already performed Liverpool, Chelsea, Leicester and Arsenal at residence this season, selecting up eight factors from a doable 15.
The Crystal Palace debacle apart, they’ve not proven the identical fragility on the Theatre of Desires than they’ve on their travels.
As such, we’re sticking our neck out right here and having a punt on United to win to nil.
Brighton have 4 targets in 5 away video games – and three of these got here in that romp over the Hornets. That’s actual journey illness.
Eight of United’s 11 matches this time period have completed with lower than three targets.
That’s one of the best wager to comply with, with a quid on United to win 2-Zero at 11/2 the good method to play.
When it comes to a goalscorer, Marcus Rashford stays the punters good friend.
If he’s match he’ll play, has the current type in entrance of purpose and to be sincere is one among a choose few in a United shirt who can at the moment maintain his head excessive.
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Liverpool vs Man Metropolis – Sunday, 4.30pm
IT’S November – and we have already got a title decider.
Liverpool simply hold churning out these wins, with their final maybe a very powerful of the ten they’ve already racked up this season.
Again then, it was title successful Metropolis who have been the well-drilled successful machine and Liverpool who stuttered badly when it mattered most.
Who’re we backing right here then, as Guardiola brings his males on the brief journey down the M62?
Simple. The lads in purple.
Metropolis haven’t gained at Anfield since 2003, when a last-minute Nicolas Anelka winner gave the guests all three factors on the best way to a ninth-placed Premier League end.
Liverpool simply don’t lose right here anymore – their file is totally outstanding with their final Premier League defeat again on April 23, 2017.
While the Etihad hasn’t fairly morphed into an identical fortress – simply take a look at that Wolves victory a fortnight in the past – Klopp has manufactured a perception and metal into his aspect meaning they only don’t lose on residence soil.
So that you’ll be shocked to search out out then that Liverpool are NOT favourites to win this recreation.
The bookies are backing them to bottle it – and you may get an enormous 17/10 on them successful within the 90 minutes. That’s ridiculous.
You are taking that value or use it to high up an acca, as a result of that’s miles too excessive for this Liverpool crew at residence.
Maybe the concern is that they concede too many targets – they’ve let in fifteen at Anfield in all competitions this time period and are but to maintain a clear sheet.
We’re not too eager on the costs for over 2.5 targets, however Liverpool to win and each groups to attain is a monster 13/4 – that’s £42.50 for a tenner.
And Sadio Mane is the person who can open the scoring – but in addition take a look at the cheeky 11/2 on him to be booked for simulation after his horrible tumble in opposition to Villa, which left Pep fuming.
Mane has 4 in his final six matches and has discovered his contact in entrance of purpose once more.
He might be the one to encourage the Reds to arguably their most essential three factors in practically 20 years.
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*All odds appropriate at time of publication