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Premier League Saturday Preview

A busy Saturday schedule in the Premier League, but all eyes are only on one game as Tottenham host league leaders Liverpool.

See below for a preview on the games, 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 12:30 Arsenal
Selhurst Park

TEAM NEWS: Crystal Palace could hand a debut to new loan signing Cenk Tosun and they will have Wilfried Zaha, Max Meyer and Jairo Riedewald available. Luka Milivojevic is suspended. | Callum Chambers and Kieran Tierney are ruled out, whist Hector Bellerin will be given a fitness test.
KEY FACT: Crystal Palace are unbeaten in three PL meetings with Arsenal
MATCH ODDS: Palace 3/1 Draw 29/10 Arsenal 5/6
bet365 Pick: Draw @29/10
ANDY SAYS: I believe my former team Palace come away with something here and claim a point off Arsenal…1-1
GRAEME SAYS: I think that Palace could snatch victory in this one, and upset The Gunners…2-1
Football Index – One to follow: Wilfried Zaha – Needs to step it up if he wants big summer move

Chelsea 15:00 Burnley
Stamford Bridge

TEAM NEWS: Marcos Alonso and Christian Pulisic are both doubtful for Chelsea, who remain without Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Marco van Ginkel. | Ashley Barnes and Johann Gudmundsson are ruled out for Burnley, whilst Phil Bardsley and Jay Rodriguez are doubts.
KEY FACT: Burnley have won only one of their 11 PL meetings with Chelsea
MATCH ODDS: Chelsea 2/7 Draw 9/2 Burnley 10/1
bet365 Pick: Chelsea to win to nil @20/21
ANDY SAYS: Don’t see much of an issue for Chelsea in this one, a comfortable home win for me…3-0
GRAEME SAYS: Chelsea have stuttered a little recently and I think they do enough for a win here…2-0
Football Index – One to follow: Callum Hudson-Odoi – Remains one of the best young talents in Europe

Everton 15:00 Brighton & Hove Albion
Goodison Park

TEAM NEWS: Solly March is set to return for Brighton, but Aaron Mooy is a doubt. Dan Burn has joined Jose Izquierdo on the sidelines. | Jean-Philippe Gbamin, Alex Iwobi and Andre Gomes are all ruled out for Everton.
KEY FACT: The home side have never lost in the five PL meetings between Everton and Brighton
MATCH ODDS: Everton 17/20 Draw 14/5 Brighton 3/1
bet365 Pick: Everton to win @17/20
ANDY SAYS: I think that Brighton can take something from Goodison, likely a point…1-1
GRAEME SAYS: Brighton are a decent team, but Everton win this…2-0
Football Index – One to follow: Neil Maupay – Really has progressed since his summer move

Leicester City 15:00 Southampton
King Power Stadium

TEAM NEWS: James Maddison should be available for Leicester but they are without midfield trio Wilfred Ndidi, Daniel Amartey and Matty James. | Southampton have a near fully fit squad with only Yan Valery misssing.
KEY FACT: The reverse fixture of this game was the historic 9-0 win for Leicester
MATCH ODDS: Leicester 3/5 Draw 3/1 Southampton 9/2
bet365 Pick: Both Teams To Score @7/10
ANDY SAYS: I think that Southampton get some revenge in this one by taking a point away…1-1
GRAEME SAYS: I think Brighton being at home will have too much for Bournemouth and take the win…2-1
Football Index – One to follow: James Maddison – Has been one of the Premier League’s best players this season

Manchester United 15:00 Norwich City
Old Trafford

TEAM NEWS: Harry Maguire wants to play, but it remains to be seen if he will feature with a hop problem, but Jesse Lingard, Paul Pogba, Axel Tuanzebe, Marcos Rojo and Scott McTominay are sidelined. | Ralf Fahrmann, Jamal Lewis and Grant Hanley should all feature but Teemu Pukki and Josip Drmic are sidelined.
KEY FACT: Man Utd have won eight of their last 10 home league matches against Norwich
MATCH ODDS: Man Utd 1/3 Draw 17/4 Norwich 15/2
bet365 Pick: Both Teams To Score @4/5
ANDY SAYS: Man Utd are not great but they will surely have enough to beat Norwich here…2-1
GRAEME SAYS: Have to go with United to claim the win here, being at home…2-0
Football Index – One to follow: Marcus Rashford – Is developing into a top, top striker

Wolverhampton Wanderers 15:00 Newcastle United
Molineux

TEAM NEWS: Morgan Gibbs-White is available again for Wolves after a long time out, but Diogo Jota and Willy Boly are sidelined. | Ki Sung-Yueng, Yoshi Muto and DeAndre Yedlin are rated doubtful, but Fabian Schar, Javier Manquillo, Jonjo Shelvey, Allan Saint-Maximin and captain Jamaal Lascelles all miss out.
KEY FACT: Wolves have won only two of their last 11 league meetings with Newcastle
MATCH ODDS: Wolves 4/9 Draw 7/2 Newcastle 13/2
bet365 Pick: Under 2.5 goals @4/5
ANDY SAYS: Wolves will win this game, I don’t think it will be a huge effort for them to beat Newcastle…2-0
GRAEME SAYS: This could be a big win coming for Wolves in this one…4-1
Football Index – One to follow: Adama Traore – Such a special talent, one of the most exciting players in the world

Tottenham Hotspur 17:30 Liverpool
Tottenham Hotspur Stadium

TEAM NEWS: 

Son Heung-min is available for Spurs having completed a three-match suspension, while Danny Rose is back in training following a calf injury.

But Harry Kane (hamstring) and Moussa Sissoko (knee) will now be long-term absentees, and Jose Mourinho remains without Ben Davies (ankle), Hugo Lloris (elbow) and Tanguy Ndombele (hip).

Liverpool’s James Milner and Naby Keita are both ruled out with muscle injuries, but Xherdan Shaqiri (hamstring) could be in contention after returning to full training.

Saturday’s match comes too soon for Fabino and Dejan Lovren, who are both expected to be back in full training next week, while Joel Matip (knee) and long-term absentee Nathaniel Clyne (knee) continue their rehabilitation.

KEY FACT: Liverpool have lost only one of their last 14 Premier League meetings with Spurs
MATCH ODDS: Spurs 7/2 Draw 10/3 Liverpool 4/6
bet365 Pick: Mo Salah to score anytime @10/11
ANDY SAYS: Liverpool keep unbeaten record, they overcome this tough test…1-3
GRAEME SAYS: This will be close but I am just giving Liverpool the benefit to take this, but it will be hard…1-2
Football Index – One to follow: Sadio Mane – Newly crowned African Player of the Year, could be the best in the world

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