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good tips hakonhoy big_smile

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thanks smile  only a bit to many goals in the bolton game. Hopefully my picks for the Premier League games tonight will be just as good. Would be great with some feedback on them wink

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Premier League 16 December


- Wednesday -

Burnley - Arsenal
Turf Moor
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT.
Burnley: 1-3-2
Arsenal: 4-0-2
Last season: N/A.
Burnley (probable, 4-4-1-1): Jensen; Mears, Carlisle, Bikey, Jordan; Eagles, McDonald, Alexander, Blake; Elliott; Fletcher.
Arsenal (probable, 4-3-3): Almunia; Sagna, Gallas, Vermaelen, Silvestre; Fabregas, Song, Denilson; Walcott, Arshavin, Eduardo.
Referee: Mike Dean. Matches: 11. R2 Y52.
Arsenal have been strong recently while Burnley have gone five games without a win. Burnley was very strong at the begining of the season at home at Turf Moor, but I believe Arsenal will win this one.
Arsenal to win.

Chelsea - Portsmouth
Stamford Bridge
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT.
Chelsea: 4-1-1
Portsmouth: 2-1-3
Last season: Chelsea 4 Portsmouth 0, Portsmouth 0 Chelsea 1.
Chelsea (probable, 4-4-2): Cech; Ivanovich, Carvalho, Terry, A Cole; Mikel, Ballack, Lampard, J Cole; Anelka, Drogba.
Portsmouth (probable, 4-4-2): James; Yebda, Ben-Haim, Wilson, Hreidarsson; Diop, Brown, O’Hara, Hughes; Kanu, Dindane.
Referee: Mark Clattenburg. Matches: 14. R3 Y41.
Chelsea had no problems against Portsmouth last season. In six Premier League visits, Pompey have lost six, conceded 15 and scored just once. Chelsea should have no problems in this one.
Chelsea to win with 0-1 handicap.

Liverpool - Wigan
Anfield
Kick-off: 20.00 GMT.
Liverpool: 1-3-2
Wigan: 1-2-3
Last season: Liverpool 3 Wigan 2, Wigan 1 Liverpool 1.
Liverpool (probable, 4-2-3-1): Reina; Johnson, Agger, Carragher, Insua; Lucas, Aquilani; Kuyt, Gerrard, Aurelio; Torres.
Wigan (probable, 4-5-1): Pollitt; Melchiot, Boyce, Bramble, Figueroa; Gomez, Thomas, Diame, Scharner, N’Zogbia; Rodallega.
Referee: Phil Dowd. Matches: 14. R4 Y45.
Liverpool have managed to score in their last 19 home Premier League games. They have only won one of their last six Premier League games. It is time for the hosts to at Anfield again.
Liverpool to win with 0-1 handicap.

Tottenham - Manchester City
White Hart Lane
Kick-off: 20.00 GMT.
Tottenham: 2-2-2
Manchester City: 1-5-0
Last season: City 1 Tottenham 2, Tottenham 2 City 1.
Tottenham (probable, 4-4-2): Gomes; Corluka, Bassong, Dawson, Assou-Ekotto; Lennon, Huddlestone, Modric, Kranjcar; Defoe, Crouch.
City (probable, 4-4-2): Given; Richards, Toure, Lescott, Sylvinho; Wright-Phillips, Kompany, Barry, Robinho; Adebayor, Tevez.
Referee: Alan Wiley. Matches: 13. R3 Y35.
Spurs have managed to beat City 2-1 in the last five meetings at White Hart Lane. City are unbeaten in 10 Premier League games and have been strong this season.
More than 2.5 goals.

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Premier League 19, 20 and 21 December

- Saturday -

Portsmouth - Liverpool
Fratton Park
Kick-off: 12.45 GMT
Portsmouth: 2-1-3
Liverpool: 2-2-2
Last season: Liverpool 1 Portsmouth 0, Portsmouth 2 Liverpool 3.
Portsmouth (probable, 4-4-2): James; Ben-Haim, Kaboul, Wilson, Hreidarsson; Piquionne, Yebda, Boateng, Brown, O'Hara; Dindane.
Liverpool (probable, 4-2-3-1): Reina; Johnson, Agger, Carragher, Insua; Lucas, Mascherano; Kuyt, Gerrard, Aurelio; Torres.
Referee: Lee Mason. Matches: 9. R3 Y23.
Liverpool struggled a bit here last season but have lost only once in their last five visits to Fratton Park.
Liverpool to win.

Aston Villa - Stoke
Villa Park
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Aston Villa: 4-2-0
Stoke: 1-3-2
Last season: Stoke 3 Villa 2, Villa 2 Stoke 2.
Aston Villa (probable, 4-4-2): Friedel; L Young, Collins, Dunne, Warnock; Milner, Petrov, Sidwell, A Young; Carew, Agbonlahor.
Stoke City (probable, 4-4-2): Sorensen; Wilkinson, Shawcross, Huth, Collins; Lawrence, Whitehead, Delap, Etherington; Fuller, Sidebe.
Referee: Lee Probert. Matches: 7. R2 Y26.
Aston Villa have been very impressive recently and should be able to beat Stoke in this one.
Aston Villa to win with 0-1 handicap.

Blackburn - Tottenham
Ewood Park
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Blackburn: 1-3-2
Tottenham: 2-2-2
Last season: Tottenham 1 Blackburn 0, Blackburn 2 Tottenham 1.
Blackburn Rovers (probable, 4-4-1-1): Robinson; Chimbonda, Samba, Nelsen, Givet; Emerton, Nzonzi, Grella, Diouf; McCarthy; Di Santo.
Tottenham Hotspur (probable, 4-4-2): Gomes; Corluka, Bassong, Dawson, Assou-Ekotto; Lennon, Huddlestone, Palacios, Kranjcar; Defoe, Crouch.
Referee: Peter Walton. Matches: 9. R0 Y21.
Blackburn have made som strong performances recently but Spurs are coming off a strong win at home against Manchester City. Could be close.
Less than 2.5 goals.

Fulham - Manchester United
Craven Cottage
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Fulham: 2-3-1
Manchester United: 4-0-2
Last season: United 3 Fulham 0, Fulham 2 United 0.
Fulham (probable, 4-4-2): Schwarzer; Pantsil, Hughes, Hangeland, Konchesky; Gera, Baird, Greening, Duff; Zamora, Dempsey.
Manchester United (probable, 4-4-1-1): Kuszczak; Neville, Brown, Vidic, Evra; Fletcher, Carrick, Anderson, Giggs; Valencia; Rooney.
Referee: H Webb. Matches: 10. R0 Y36.
United have won eight of their last nine Premier League games against Fulham. United have struggled a bit recently but should win this game.
Manchester United to win.

Manchester City - Sunderland
City of Manchester Stadium
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Manchester City: 1-4-1
Sunderland: 1-1-4
Last season: Sunderland 0 City 3, City 1 Sunderland 0.
Manchester City (Probable, 4-2-3-1): Given; Richards, Toure, Onuoha, Sylvinho; Ireland, De Jong, Barry; Adebayor, Tévez, Robinho.
Sunderland (Probable, 4-4-2): Fulop; Bardsley, Da Silva, Turner, McCartney; Malbranque, Cattermole, Henderson, Reid; Bent, Jones.
Referee: Andre Marriner. Matches: 12. R5 Y52.
Manchester City have only won once in their last 10 Premier League games and suffered a 3-0 defeat at Spurs in midweek. But I believe theyw ill win this one.
Manchester City to win.

Arsenal - Hull
Emirates Stadium
Kick-off: 17.30 GMT
Arsenal: 3-1-2
Hull: 1-3-2
Last season: Arsenal 1 Hull 2, Hull 1 Arsenal 3.
Arsenal (Probable, 4-3-3): Almunia; Sagna, Gallas, Vermaelen, Silvestre; Walcott, Song, Diaby, Nasri; Eduardo; Arshavin.
Hull City (Probable, 4-5-1): Duke; McShane, Gardner, Zayatte, Dawson; Garcia, Boateng, Geovanni, Marney, Hunt; Altidore.
Referee: S Bennett. Matches: 12. R2 Y48.
Hull have not won away in the Premier League since March and I believe that losing streak will continue.
Arsenal to win with 0-1 handicap.

- Sunday -

Wolves - Burnley
Molineux
Kick-off: 13.30 GMT.
Wolves: 2-0-4
Burnley: 0-4-2
Last season (Championship): Wolves 2 Burnley 0, Burnley 1 Wolves 0.
Wolves (probable, 4-4-2): Hahnemann; Stearman, Craddock, Berra, Ward; Edwards, Henry, Milijas, Jarvis; Doyle, Ebanks-Blake.
Burnley (probable, 4-4-1-1): Jensen; Mears, Carlisle, Bikey, Jordan; Eagles, McDonald, Alexander, Blake; Elliott; Fletcher.
Referee: Martin Atkinson. Matches: 13. R0 Y51.
Wolves won here at home when the two sides met here in the Championship last season. I believe Wolves could manage to win again. They saved almost all of their players against Manchester United on Tuesday.
Wolves to win.

Everton - Birmingham
Goodison Park
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT.
Everton: 0-3-3
Birmingham: 5-1-0
Last season: N/A.
Everton (probable, 4-4-1-1): Howard; Neill, Hibbert, Heitinga, Baines; Pienaar, Rodwell, Fellaini, Bilyaletdinov; Yakubu; Saha.
Birmingham City (probable, 4-4-2): Hart; Carr, Dann, Johnson, Ridgewell; Larsson, Ferguson, Bowyer, McFadden; Benítez, Jerome.
Referee: Stuart Attwell. Matches: 8. R0 Y28.
Everton have now gone five games in the Premier League without a win. They face a very strong team in Birmingham, but I believe it could be a close one.
Less than 2.5 goals.

West Ham - Chelsea
Upton Park
Kick-off: 16.00 GMT.
West Ham: 1-1-4
Chelsea: 4-1-1
Last season: Chelsea 1 West Ham 1, West Ham 0 Chelsea 1.
West Ham United (probable, 4-4-2): Green; Spector, Da Costa, Upson, Ilunga; Collison, Parker, Kovac, Stanislas; Franco, Diamanti.
Chelsea (probable, 4-1-2-1-2): Cech; Ivanovich, Carvalho, Terry, A Cole; Mikel; Deco, Lampard; J Cole; Anelka, Drogba.
Referee: Mike Dean. Matches: 11. R2 Y52.
The Hammers have failed to beat Chelsea in their last eight Premier League games and I believe they will lose today as well.
Chelsea to win.

- Monday -

Wigan - Bolton
DW Stadium
Kick-off: 20.00 GMT.
Wigan: 1-2-3
Bolton: 1-2-3
Last season: Bolton 0 Wigan 1, Wigan 0 Bolton 0.
Wigan Athletic (probable, 4-5-1): Kirkland; Melchiot, Boyce, Bramble, Figueroa; Gomez, Diame, Thomas, Scharner, N'Zogbia; Rodallega.
Bolton Wanderers (probable, 4-4-2): Jaaskelainen; Steinsson, Cahill, A O'Brien, Robinson; Muamba, Taylor, Cohen; K Davies, Klasnic.
Referee: Alan Wiley. Matches: 13. R3 Y 35.
Wigan have only scored nine home goals this season and I do not expect many goals this time around either.
Less than 2.5 goals.

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Premier League 30 December

- Wednesday -

Portsmouth - Arsenal
Fratton Park
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT
Portsmouth: 2-1-3
Arsenal: 4-1-1
Last season: Arsenal 1 Portsmouth 0, Portsmouth 0 Arsenal 3.
Portsmouth (from): Begovic, Finnan, Ben-Haim, Belhadj, Hreidarsson, Kaboul, Brown, Utaka, Mullins, Piquionne, Dindane, Boateng, Diop, Wilson, Yebda, Ashdown.
Arsenal (from): Almunia, Traore, Vermaelen, Gallas, Sagna, Nasri, Diaby, Song, Rosicky, Walcott, Arshavin, Fabianski, Ramsey, Eduardo, Silvestre, Vela, Merida, Senderos, Denilson, Fabregas.
Referee: Alan Wiley.
In the last 17 meetings Arsenal have netted 37 goals while Pompey have scored 10 goals. Arsenal, who have impressed recently, should be clear favourites in this one.
Arsenal to win.

Manchester United - Wigan
Old Trafford
Kick-off: 20.00 GMT
Manchester United: 4-0-2
Wigan: 1-2-3
Last season: United 1 Wigan 0, Wigan 1 United 2.
United squad: Kuszczak, Foster, Neville, Rafael, De Laet, Vidic, Brown, Evra, Fabio, Valencia, Park, Carrick, Fletcher, Scholes, Anderson, Gibson, Giggs, Obertan, Rooney, Berbatov, Owen, Welbeck, Tosic.
Wigan squad: Kirkland, Bramble, Scharner, Melchiot, Boyce, Figueroa, N'Zogbia, Gomez, Thomas, Scotland, Rodallega, Amaya, De Ridder, Sinclair, Kingson, Cho, Bouaouzan, McCarthy.
Referee: Lee Mason.
United won both meetings between these two last season and Wayne Rooney has scored five goals in his last give games against Wigan. Should be entertaining.
Manchester United to win with 0-1 handicap and Wayne Rooney to score.

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Premier League 16 and 17 January

- Saturday -

Chelsea - Sunderland
Stamford Bridge
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Chelsea: 2-3-1
Sunderland: 0-3-3
Last season: Chelsea 5 Sunderland 0, Sunderland 2 Chelsea 3.
Chelsea (probable, 4-3-2-1): Cech; Ivanovic, Terry, Carvalho, A Cole; Lampard, Ballack, Zhirkov; J Cole, Malouda; Anelka.
Sunderland (probable, 4-4-2): Fulop; Bardsley, Cana, Nosworthy, McCartney; Malbranque, Meyler, Henderson, Murphy; Campbell, Bent.
Referee: Chris Foy. Matches: 16. R2 Y46.
Chelsea have won their last 10 Premier LLeague meetings with Sunderland. Chelsea should be able to get all three points from this game.
Chelsea to win.

Everton - Manchester City
Goodison Park
Kick-off: 17.30 GMT
Everton: 1-5-0
Manchester City: 4-1-1
Last season: City 0 Everton 1, Everton 1 City 2.
Everton (probable, 4-4-1-1): Howard; Neville, Neill, Heitinga, Baines; Osman, Cahill, Fellaini, Pienaar; Donovan; Saha.
Manchester City (probable, 4-4-2): Given; Richards, Garrido, Sylvinho, Kompany; Zabaleta, Petrov, De Jong, Barry; Bellamy, Tevez.
Referee: Andre Marriner. Matches: 15. R7 Y59.
Manchester City managed to win at Goodison last season and I believe they have a great chance of winning here this season as well.
Manchester City to win and Carlos Tevez to score.

Manchester United - Burnley
Old Trafford
Kick-off: 15.00 GM
Manchester United: 3-1-2
Burnley: 0-3-3
Referee: Phil Dowd. Matches: 17. R4 Y54.
Manchester United (probable, 4-4-1-1): Kuszczak; Rafael, Brown, Evans, Evra; Valencia, Carrick, Scholes, Giggs; Park; Rooney.
Burnley (probable, 4-4-2): Jensen; Mears, Carlisle, Bikey, Jordan; Elliott, Alexander, McDonald, Eagles; Blake, Fletcher.
Referee: Lee Probert. Matches: 10. R2 Y32.
Burnley managed a shock 1-0 win over United in August at Turf Moor, but a repeat of that is very unlikely. United have been away on training camp in UAE. United have managed 44 points after 21 games.
Manchester United to win with 0-1 handicap.

Portsmouth - Birmingham
Fratton Park
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Portsmouth: 2-1-3
Birmingham: 3-3-0
Last season: N/A.
Portsmouth (probable, 4-5-1): Begovic; Finnan, Kaboul, Wilson, Hreidarsson; Smith, Diop, Brown, Hughes, Boateng; Piquionne.
Birmingham (probable, 4-4-2): Hart; Carr, R Johnson, Dann, Ridgewell; Larsson, Ferguson, Bowyer, McFadden; Jerome, Benitez.
Referee: Anthony Taylor. Matches: None. R0 Y0.
Birmingham have failed to win in their last seven visits and have drawn five of them. A draw could be likely in this one.
Draw.

Stoke - Liverpool
Britannia Stadium
Kick-off: 12.45 GMT
Stoke: 1-1-4
Liverpool: 3-1-2
Last season: Liverpool 0 Stoke, Stoke 0 Liverpool 0.
Stoke City (probable, 4-4-2): Sorsensen; Huth, Ab Faye, Shawcross, Higginbotham; Lawrence, Delap, Whitehead, Etherington; Sidibe, Tuncay.
Liverpool (probable, 4-2-3-1): Reina, Darby, Skrtel, Carragher, Insua; Aquilani, Lucas; Kuyt, Spearing, Rodriguez; Ngog.
Referee: Lee Mason. Matches: 12. R4 Y32.
Both meetings last season ended in goalless draw and Stoke have failed to score a League goal against Liverpool in five previous attempts. Liverpool will be happy with a 0-1 away win in this one.
Less than 2.5 goals.

Tottenham - Hull
White Hart Lane
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Tottenham: 3-2-1
Hull: 1-2-3
Last season: Tottenham 0 Hull 1, Hull 1 Tottenham 2.
Tottenham Hotspur (probable, 4-4-2): Gomes; Corluka, Dawson, Bassong, Bale; Modric, Huddlestone, Palacios, Kranjcar; Defoe, Crouch.
Hull City (probable, 4-4-2): Myhill; Mendy, Gardner, Zayatte, Dawson; Garcia, Thomas, Boateng, Hunt; Fagan, Altidore.
Referee: Martin Atkinson. Matches: 16. R0 Y63.
Hull are on a winless streak away in the Premier League. They have gone 15 games without an away win.
Tottenham to win with 0-1 handicap.

Wolverhampton - Wigan
Molineux
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Wolverhampton: 3-0-3
Wigan: 1-2-3
Last season: N/A.
Wolverhampton Wanderers (probable, 4-4-2): Hahnemann; Foley, Berra, Craddock, Ward; Milijas, Henry, Mancienne, Jarvis; Ebanks-Blake, Doyle.
Wigan Athletic (probable, 4-5-1): Kirkland; Melchiot, Boyce, Bramble, Figueroa; Scharner, Gomez, Thomas, N’Zogbia; Rodallega, Scotland.
Referee: Howard Webb. Matches: 12. R1 Y43.
Wigan have conceded a massive 31 away goals this season and I believe Wolves could manage a small home win.
Less than 2.5 goals.

- Sunday -

Aston Villa - West Ham
Villa Park
Kick-off: 13.30 GMT
Aston Villa: 4-0-2
West Ham: 1-1-4
Last season: West Ham 0 Villa 1, Villa 1 West Ham 1.
Aston Villa (probable, 4-4-2): Friedel; L Young, Cuellar, Dunne, Warnock; Milner, Reo-Coker, Petrov, Downing; Agbonlahor, A Young.
West Ham United (probable, 4-5-1): Green, Faubert, Tomkins, Upson, Daprela; Behrami, Parker, Kovac, Stanislas, Diamanti; Jiminez.
Referee: Mike Jones. Matches: 9. R1 Y31.
Aston Villa only managed a draw at home to West Ham last season, but this time around I believe the hosts will win.
Aston Villa to win.

Blackburn - Fulham
Ewood Park
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Blackburn: 0-3-3
Fulham: 2-2-2
Last season: Blackburn 1 Fulham 0, Fulham 1 Blackburn 2.
Blackburn Rovers (probable, 4-4-2): Robinson; Chimbonda, Givet, Samba, Jacobsen; Salgado, Dunn, Reid, Pedersen; Di Santo, Kalinic.
Fulham (probable, 4-4-2): Schwarzer; Kelly, Smalling, Hughes, Konchesky; Gera, Baird, Murphy, Duff; Johnson, Nevland.
Referee: Kevin Friend. Matches: 7. R1 Y20.
It has been 17 games since Fulham last lost by more than one goal and I believe this one will be close.
Draw.

Bolton - Arsenal
Reebok Stadium
Kick-off: 16.00 GMT
Bolton: 1-4-1
Arsenal: 4-2-0
Last season: Bolton 1 Arsenal 3, Arsenal 1 Bolton 0.
Bolton Wanderers (probable, 4-4-2): Jaaskelainen; Bardsley, Cahill, Knight, Robinson; Lee, Muamba, Cohen, Taylor; Klasnic, K Davies.
Arsenal (probable, 4-4-2): Almunia; Sagna, Gallas, Vermaelen, Traore; Denilson, Diaby, Ramsey, Nasri; Eduardo, Arshavin.
Referee: Phil Dowd. Matches: 17. R4 Y54.
Arsenal have scored an impressive 53 goals in 20 games this season. Life under Owen Coyle begins for Bolton.
More than 2.5 goals.

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Premier League 23 January

- Saturday -

Manchester United - Hull
Old Trafford
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Manchester United: 4-1-1
Hull: 1-3-2
Last season: Man Utd 4 Hull 3, Hull 0 Man Utd 1.
Manchester United (probable): Kuszczak, Rafael, Brown, Ferdinand, Evra, Valencia, Carrick, Fletcher, Giggs, Rooney, Diouf.
Hull (probable): Myhill, Zayatte, Gardner, McShane, Dawson, Garcia, Boateng, Kilbane, Hunt, Barmby, Fagan.
Manchester United have been very strong recently and will be looking to bounce back from their defeat to Manchester City on Tuesday. If the Red Devils win this game they can climb to the Premier League summit and they should win.
Manchester United to win with 0-1 handicap, More than 2.5 goals and Mame Diouf to score for United.

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Confirmed starting line-ups for today's clash:

Man Utd: Van der Sar, Rafael Da Silva, Ferdinand, Jonathan Evans, Evra, Nani, Scholes, Fletcher, Park, Owen, Rooney

Subs: Kuszczak, Brown, Berbatov, Carrick, Fabio Da Silva, Valencia, Gibson

Hull: Myhill, McShane, Gardner, Zayatte, Dawson, Garcia, Barmby, Boateng, Geovanni, Hunt, Fagan

Subs: Duke, Mendy, Kilbane, Mouyokolo, Ghilas, Vennegoor of Hesselink, Cairney

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Premier League 26 January

- Tuesday -

Portsmouth - West Ham
Fratton Park
Kick-off: 19.45pm
Portsmouth:
West Ham:
Portsmouth: Begovic, Vanden, Borre, Kaboul, Wilson, Hreidarsson,Brown, Mullins, Mokoena, Boateng, Utaka, Piquionne
Injuries: Diop (hamstring), Yebda, Belhadj, Kanu, Dindane (all international duty)
West Ham: Green, Spector, Upson, Tomkins, Faubert, Collison, Parker, Kovac, Noble, Behrami, Nouble
Injuries: Franco (leg muscle), Dyer, Ilunga, Gabbidon (hamstring), Hines, Boa Morte (knee), Davenport (leg)
The Hammers are targeting their third win in a row against Portsmouth while the hosts have been terrible at home this season, only picking up nine points. I believe West Ham will continue their good trend against Pompey.
West Ham to win.

Wolves - Liverpool
Molineux
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT
Wolves:
Liverpool:
Wolves: Hahnemann, Foley, Craddock, Mancienne, Ward, Henry, Milijas, Jarvis, Jones, Vokes, Doyle
Injuries: Edwards, Keogh, Kightly (ankle), Maierhofer (hernia), Murray (knee)
Liverpool: Liverpool: Reina, Insua, Skrtel, Carragher, Degen, Mascherano, Aquilani, Lucas, Riera, Gerrard
Injuries: Benayoun (rib), El Zhar, Kelly (ankle), Johnson, Torres (knee)
Wolves are struggling to score goals and their last goal came 310 minutes of League action ago. Steven Gerrard looks set to return for this game and will be a huge boost for Liverpool.
Liverpool to win.

Bolton - Burnley
Reebok Stadium
Kick-off: 20.00 GMT
Bolton:
Burnley:
Bolton Wanderers: Steinsson Cahill Knight Robinson ,Lee Cohen Muamba Taylor, K Davies, Klasnic
Injuries: S Davis, O’Brien (both knee), Shittu (international duty)
Burnley: Jensen, Jordan Duff, Carlisle, Mears, Eagles, McDonald, Alexander, Elliott, Fletcher,Thompson
Injuries: Caldwell (groin), Bikey (international duty)
It has been 49 games since Burnley were last in a goalless draw, but they have only managed to pick up one point from their away games in the Premier League this season.
Bolton to win with 0-1 handicap.

Tottenham - Fulham
White Hart Lane
Kick-off: 19.45pm
Tottenham:
Fulham:
Tottenham: Gomes, Corluka, Dawson, Bassong, Bale, Modric, Huddlestone, Palacios Kranjcar, Defoe, Keane
Injuries: Assou-Ekotto (hip), Cudicini (wrists/pelvis), Lennon, Woodgate, Pavlyuchenko (all groin)
Fulham: Schwarzer, Kallio, Hughes, Hangeland, Kelly, Duff, Baird, Murphy, Gera, Zamora, Nevland
Injuries: Johnson, Dempsey, Konchesky, Pantsil (all knee), Etuhu (international duty)
Fulham have struggled in away London derby League matches and have failed to win in the last 28 of them. Spurs should be favourites to win this one as well.
Tottenham to win with 0-1 handicap.

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Premier League 27 January

- Wednesday -

Aston Villa - Arsenal
Villa Park
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT
Aston Villa: 3-1-2
Arsenal: 4-2-0
- Probable teams -
Aston Villa (4-4-2): Friedel; Beye, Dunne, Cuellar, L Young; Downing, Petrov, Sidwell, Milner; A Young, Agbonlahor.
Injuries: Warnock (shin), Carew (knee), Reo-Coker (ankle), Bouma (ankle/foot), Salifou (ACN).
Arsenal (4-3-3): Almunia; Clichy, Vermaelen, Galls, Sagna; Denilson, Ramsey, Fabregas; Walcott, Arshavin, Rosicky.
Injuries: Nasri (hamstring), Merida (ankle/foot), Diaby (calf), Wilshere (hamstring), Gibbs (toe), Van Persie (ankle), Bendtner (hernia), Djourou (knee), Song, Eboue (ACN).
Referee: L Probert (Wiltshire). Games: 11 R2 Y33.
Arsenal have scored more goals than any of their rivals while Villa have gone three games in the League without scoring. I believe it will be close as the Gunners have not lost at Villa since 1998
Less than 2.5 goals.

Chelsea - Birmingham
Stamford Bridge
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT
Chelsea: 3-2-1
Birmingham: 3-3-0
- Probable teams -
Chelsea (4-4-2): Cech; A Cole, Terry, Carvalho, Ferreira; J Cole, Lampard, Ballack, Malouda; Sturridge, Anelka.
Injuries: Belletti (calf), Essien (knee), Bosingwa (knee), Drogba, Mikel, Kalou (all ACN).
Birmingham City (4-4-2): Hart; Ridgwell, Dann, R Johnson, Carr; McFadden, Ferguson, Bowyer, Larsson; Benítez, Jerome.
Injuries: Phillips (groin), Carsley (ankle/foot), O’Connor (hip), Tainio (hip), Murphy (knee).
Referee: S Bennett (Kent). Games 15 R2 Y58.
Birmingham have not won by more than one goal since April, but they have been very strong in the Premier League this season and I believe it could be close.
Less than 2.5 goals.

Blackburn - Wigan
Ewood Park
Kick-off: 20.00 GMT
Blackburn: 1-2-3
Wigan: 2-1-3
- Probable teams -
Blackburn Rovers (4-4-2): Robinson; Olsson, Nelsen, Givet, Chimbonda; Pedersen, Nzonzi, Dunn, Emerton; Roberts, Kalinic.
Injuries: Samba (suspended), Grella (thigh).
Wigan Athletic (4-4-2): Stokkovic; Figueroa, Caldwell, Bramble, Amaya; Scharner, Diame, Thomas, N'Zogbia; Rodallega, Scotland.
Injuries: Kirkland (collar bone), Melchiot (nose), Kingson (ACN).
Referee: L Mason (Bolton). Games 13 R4 Y34.
Blackburn are undefeated at home to Wigan and I believe they can manage to beat the Latics, who are struggling away.
Blackburn to win.

Everton - Sunderland
Goodison Park
Kick-off: 20.00 GMT
Everton: 2-4-0
Sunderland: 0-3-3
- Probable teams -
Everton (4-4-2): Howard; Baines, Heitinga, Distin, Neville; Bilyaletdinov, Fellani, Cahill, Pienaar; Saha, Donovan.
Injuries: Yobo (hamstring), Hibbert (groin), Rodwell (hamstring), Gosling (hamstring), Anichebe (knee), Jagielka (knee), Yakubu (ACN).
Sunedrland (4-4-2): Gordon; McCartney, Kilgallon, Da Silva, Nosworthy; Zenden, Cattermole, Cana, Henderson; Bent, Jones.
Injuries: Bardsley (hamstring), Turner (knee), Ferdinand (ankle/foot).
Referee: P Dowd (Staffs). Games 18 R4 Y57.
Sunderland have conceded a massive 13 goals in three away games and I believe Everton can manage to win this game.
Everton to win.