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Premier League Sunday Preview

There is a great day of Premier League action on Sunday with a London derby and a huge clash at the top end.

Tottenham have a tough looking capital clash as they travel to South London to take on Crystal Palace, and victory would take them above Chelsea and to within a point of Manchester United – which is of particular interest as those two meet at Old Trafford.

With leaders Manchester City in Carabao Cup action, United would have the chance to close the gap at the top back to 13 points, and they will need to take something from the game to move back above Liverpool into second.

See below for a preview on each game, including predictions from former England, Crystal Palace and Tottenham midfielder Andy Gray and our own Football Insider Graeme Bailey and bet365’s Steve Freeth.

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Crystal Palace 12:00 Tottenham Hotspur 
Selhurst Park

TEAM NEWS: Despite having a week off due to the FA Cup, Crystal Palace still have 12 players sidelined – Mamadou Sakho has best chance of making it but he remains a doubt. In stark contrast Tottenham have a near fully fit squad with the only doubt being Toby Alderweireld – who is struggling with a leg injury.
KEY FACT: Spurs have won more points in 2018 than any other Premier League side
MATCH ODDS: Palace 13/2 Draw 7/2 Spurs 1/2
bet365 Pick: Spurs to win 1-0 @7/1
ANDY SAYS: Big game for me this one, but I have to go with Palace – think they might want this one more…1-0
GRAEME SAYS: I don’t see Palace getting near Spurs here, I can see a comfortable away win…1-3
FOOTBALLIndex – One to follow:  If Christian Eriksen is not in your portfolio, why not?

Manchester United 14:05 Chelsea
Old Trafford

TEAM NEWS: Manchester United are missing Ander Herrera (hamstring) has been ruled out and none of Phil Jones, Marcos Rojo (both knocks), Marouane Fellaini and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Chelsea remain without David Luiz, Tiemoue Bakayoko and Ross Barkley.
KEY FACT: Man Utd have won only one of their last 14 matches in all competitions against Chelsea
MATCH ODDS: Chelsea 4/11 Draw 17/4 West Brom 9/1
bet365 Pick: Both Teams To Score – No @19/20
ANDY SAYS: Tight game and I don’t see this being a classic…0-0
GRAEME SAYS: I think United win this, but won’t be easy or pretty…1-0
FOOTBALLIndex – One to follow: Paul Pogba looks an interesting investment

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