The last matchday had a big upset in Manchester United losing to Newcastle 0-1, while the big match of the weekend had Tottenham beating Arsenal 1-0.

Chelsea vs Manchester United

Chelsea (16-5-6) are visiting Manchester United (17-5-5). Current form favours Manchester United (WWLWL) over Chelsea (DWLLW) over the last five matches. The last matchday had Manchester United losing to Newcastle United 0-1, while Chelsea won over West Brom 3-0. The reverse fixture had Chelsea winning 1-0.

What to watch for

  • Lukaku has had struggles scoring against the top teams this season
  • Herrera was injured in Manchester United’s Champions League match
  • Chelsea are coming off a strong performance in the Champions League where they drew against Barcelona
  • Willian had a fantastic match against Barcelona hitting the post twice and scoring
  • There is some bad blood between Conte and Mourhino

Manchester City vs Arsenal

Taylor Brostrom

Arsenal (13-6-8) are hosting Manchester City (23-3-1). Current form favours Manchester City (LWWDW) over Arsenal (LWLWL). The last matchday had Manchester City thumping Leicester City 5-1, while Arsenal lost to Tottenham 0-1. The reverse fixture had Manchester City winning 3-1.

What to watch for

  • These teams meet on Sunday for the league cup, pushing the Premier League match to the Thursday
  • Arsenal are trying to avoid going 10 games without a clean sheet since 2002
  • Aguero has been on fire of late with 4 goals against Leicester City
  • Aubameyang is looking to get going with one goal in his two games

Other things to watch for around the league

  • The relegation battle is intense, with 6 points between 19th and 10th
  • 16th Swansea who has had good form as of late is taking on 14th Brighton and Hove Albion
  • 13th Newcastle off of their win over Manchester United are playing 10 Bournemouth

Matchday Prediction

Last matchday

(6-4)

Season

(60-65)

Saturday

Stoke City vs Leicester City

Huddersfield vs West Brom

Newcastle vs Bournemouth

West Ham vs Liverpool

Swansea City vs Brighton

Southampton vs Burnley

Everton vs Watford

Sunday

Tottenham vs Crystal Palace

Chelsea vs Manchester United

Thursday

Manchester City vs Arsenal

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