Topic: Premier League 11 and 12 April

- Saturday -


Liverpool - Blackburn
Liverpool: 4-1-1
Blackburn: 3-2-1
Last season: 3-1
Liverpool must win this game in order to keep up with Manchester United at the top. But Blackburn with Sam Allardyce in charge has impressed a bit as of late.
Liverpool to win.

Chelsea - Bolton
Chelsea: 4-1-1
Bolton: 2-1-3
Last season: 1-1
Their meeting here last season ended just in a 1-1 draw, but with the recent form Chelsea have shown I expect the hosts to win this one.
Chelsea to win with 0-1 handicap.

Middlesbrough - Hull
Middlesbrough: 1-2-3
Hull: 1-3-2
Last season: Not played.
Boro at home have been ok and they desperatly need all three points from this game. I believe they can manage to get it but very few goals in the game.
Less than 2.5 goals.

Portsmouth - West Brom
Portsmouth: 2-3-1
West Brom: 0-2-4
Last season: Not played.
Pompey should be able to win this game at home at Fratton Park. West Brom have struggled and only Aston Villa have worse form in the Premier League.
Portsmouth to win.

Sunderland - Manchester United
Sunderland: 1-1-4
Manchester United: 4-0-2
Last season: 0-4
Ended in a massive United win here last season and I believe the Red Devils will win it against this season.
Manchester United to win.

Tottenham - West Ham
Tottenham: 3-2-1
West Ham: 3-2-1
Last season: 4-0
London derby between two teams who are both best at home. I believe Spurs will be able to win this game.
Tottenham to win and less than 2.5 goals.

Wigan - Arsenal
Wigan: 2-1-3
Arsenal: 4-2-0
Last season: 0-0
The Gunners have shown impressive form again after they started scoring. Wigan has been ok at home but I believe they will struggle in this one. Arsenal impressed away to Villarreal.
Arsenal to win.

Stoke - Newcastle
Stoke: 3-2-1
Newcastle: 1-1-4
Last season: Not played.
New Newcastle manager Alan Shearer's first game in charge. I believe Shearer could manage a win in this one, but I believe it will be very few goals.
Less than 2.5 goals.


- Sunday -


Aston Villa - Everton
Aston Villa: 0-1-5
Everton: 3-2-1
Last season: 2-0
Everton are very strong at home but have struggled a bit away. Villa needs a win in this one after a very poor recent run of games.
Aston Villa to win.

Manchester City - Fulham
Manchester City: 3-0-3
Fulham: 2-1-3
Last season: 2-3
Manchester City are very strong at home and Fulham have struggled a bit away this season. City should be able to get all three points from this one.
Manchester City to win.

Re: Premier League 11 and 12 April

Squads for the games this weekend:


SATURDAY

Chelsea v Bolton

Chelsea squad: Cech, Hilario, Belletti, Alex, Ivanovic, Terry, Mancienne, Carvalho, A Cole, Lampard, Ballack, Deco, Obi, Kalou, Essien, Malouda, Di Santo, Anelka, Quaresma, Stoch, Drogba

Bolton squad: Jaaskelainen, Steinsson, Cahill, Shittu, Samuel, Taylor, Muamba, McCann, Gardner, Elmander, Basham, K Davies, Al Habsi, Hunt, Smolarek, Puygrenier, Cohen, A O’Brien

Liverpool v Blackburn (12.45pm)

Liverpool squad: Reina, Arbeloa, Carragher, Hyypia, Agger, Skrtel, Dossena, Aurelio, Insua, Benayoun, Riera, Gerrard, Mascherano, Alonso, Lucas, Kuyt, Torres, Ngog, Cavalieri

Bolton squad: Robinson, Bunn, Ooijer, Khizanishvili, Nelsen, Samba, Simpson, Warnock, Givet, Olsson, Villanueva, Tugay, Andrews, Diouf, Treacy, Mokoena, McCarthy, Pedersen, Grella

Middlesbrough v Hull (3pm)

Middlesbrough squad: Jones, Turnbull, Hoyte, McMahon, Taylor, Grounds, Wheater, Riggott, Huth, Hines, Aliadiere, Tuncay, Bates, Walker, Shawky, Downing, Johnson, Alves, King

Hull squad: Duke, Ricketts, Turner, Zayatte, Dawson, Mendy, Ashbee, Barmby, Geovanni, Fagan, Manucho, Garcia, Boateng, Halmosi, Folan, Marney, Featherstone, Doyle, Hughes, France, Cousin, Kilbane, Myhill

Portsmouth v West Brom (3pm)

Portsmouth squad: James, Kaboul, Campbell, Distin, Hreidarsson, Pennant, Hughes, Mullins, Nugent, Kranjcar, Crouch, Kanu, Pamarot, Belhadj, Utaka, Basinas, Traore, Wilson, Cranie, Begovic

West Brom squad: Carson, Kiely, Zuiverloon, Hoefkens, Meite, Olsson, Martis, Robinson, Cech, Morrison, Greening, Koren, Brunt, Do-Heon, Teixeira, Dorrans, Valero, Simpson, Fortune, Bednar, Moore

Stoke v Newcastle (5.30pm)

Stoke squad: Sorensen, Wilkinson, Shawcross, Abdoulaye Faye, Higginbotham, Lawrence, Delap, Whelan, Etherington, Beattie, Fuller, Simonsen, Pugh, Cresswell, Olofinjana, Kelly, Camara, Sonko, Amdy Faye, Diao, Cort, Tonge, Griffin

Newcastle squad: Harper, Forster, Krul, Beye, Bassong, Coloccini, Edgar, Cacapa, Butt, Duff, R. Taylor, Gutierrez, Nolan, Guthrie, Geremi, Smith, Martins, Owen, Carroll, Xisco, Ranger

Sunderland v Man Utd (3pm)

Sunderland squad: Fulop, Gordon, Bardsley, Ferdinand, Ben-Haim, Collins, Nosworthy, Davenport, McShane, Edwards, Malbranque, Whitehead, Leadbitter, Richardson, Reid, Tainio, Murphy, Jones, Cisse

Man Utd squad: Van der Sar, Foster, Kuszczak, O’Shea, Neville, Vidic, Evans, Evra, Eckersley, Ronaldo, Nani, Fletcher, Gibson, Carrick, Scholes, Giggs, Park, Rooney, Tevez, Welbeck, Macheda

Tottenham v West Ham (3pm)

Tottenham squad: Gomes, Cudicini, Corluka, Hutton, Chimbonda, Bale, Assou-Ekotto, King, Woodgate, Dawson, Modric, Jenas, Zokora, Lennon, Huddlestone, O’Hara, Bentley, Pavlyuchenko, Campbell, Keane, Bent

West Ham squad: Green, Neill, Upson, Collins, Tomkins, Ilunga, Noble, Boa Morte, Lopez, Tristan, Payne, Di Michele, Dyer, Lastuvka, Sears, N’Gala, Stanislas, Savio, Parker, Kovac

Wigan v Arsenal (3pm)

Wigan squad: Kirkland, Melchiot, Bramble, Boyce, Figueroa, Watson, Brown, Koumas, Scharner, Kapo, N’Zogbia, De Ridder, Rodallega, Valencia, Sibierski, Mido, Kingson, Edman

Arsenal squad: Fabianski, Sagna, Toure, Djourou, Silvestre, Arshavin, Denilson, Fabregas, Nasri, Walcott, Adebayor, Mannone, Song, Vela, Bendtner, Gibbs, Ramsey, Wilshere, Diaby

SUNDAY

Aston Villa v Everton (2pm)

Aston Villa squad: Friedel, Guzan, L Young, Davies, Knight, Cuellar, Shorey, Milner, Barry, Sidwell, Petrov, A Young, Reo-Coker, Gardner, Carew, Agbonlahor, Delfouneso

Everton squad: Howard, Neville, Jagielka, Lescott, Baines, Pienaar, Osman, Cahill, Fellaini, Saha, Jo, Rodwell, Baxter, Nash, Castillo, Jacobsen, Gosling, Wallace, Van der Meyde, Hibbert

Man City v Fulham (4.10pm)

Man City squad: Given, Richards, Onuoha, Dunne, Zabaleta, Wright-Phillips, Elano, Ireland, de Jong, Robinho, Bojinov, Bridge, Garrido, Fernandes, Evans, Etuhu, Vassell, McGivern, Hart, Petrov

Fulham squad: Schwarzer, Pantsil, Stoor, Hughes, Hangeland, Konchesky, Baird, Davies, Etuhu, Dacourt, Murphy, Gera, Dempsey, Johnson, Zamora, Zuberbuhler, Kallio, Nevland, Kamara, Gray, Barnes