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Premier League 30, 31 January and 1 February

- Saturday -

Birmingham - Tottenham
St Andrews
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Birmingham: 2-3-1
Tottenham: 3-2-1
- Probable teams -
Birmingham (4-4-2): Hart; Carr, R Johnson, Dann, Ridgewell; Larsson, Gardner, Ferguson, McFadden; Jerome, Benítez.
Tottenham (4-4-2): Gomes; Corluka, Dawson, Bassong, Bale; Kranjcar, Palacios, Huddlestone, Modric; Defoe, Crouch.
Referee: Stuart Attwell. Matches: 9. R1 Y30.
Last season: N/A.
Birmingham have very strong home form and I believe this could be a tight one.
Draw.

Fulham - Aston Villa
Craven Cottage
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Fulham: 2-1-3
Aston Villa: 2-2-2
- Probable teams -
Fulham (4-4-2): Schwarzer; Hughes, Smalling, Hangeland, Baird; Davies, Murphy, Greening, Duff; Nevland, Zamora.
Aston Villa (4-4-2): Friedel; Cuéllar, Collins, Dunne, Warnock; A Young, Milner, Petrov, Downing; Agbonlahor, Heskey.
Referee: Lee Mason. Matches: 14. R4 Y39.
Last season: Villa 0 Fulham 0, Fulham 3 Villa 1.
Aston Villa are struggling to get the goals they need while Fulham have been pritty weak recently.
Less than 2.5 goals.

Hull - Wolves
KC Stadium
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Hull: 1-3-2
Wolves: 1-1-4
- Probable teams -
Hull City (4-4-2): Myhill; Dawson, Gardner, McShane, Zayatte; Garcia, Boateng, Geovanni, Hunt; Zaki, Fagan.
Wolves (4-1-4-1): Hahnemann; Zubar, Craddock, Berra, Ward; Mancienne; Foley, Henry, Milijas, Jarvis; Doyle.
Referee: Mike Dean. Matches: 15. R2 Y68.
Last season: N/A.
It has been 400 minutes since Wolves last scored a goal in the Premier League and I believe this one could be a difficult game for the visitors as well.
Less than 2.5 goals.

Liverpool - Bolton
Anfield
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Liverpool: 4-2-0
Bolton: 1-2-3
- Probable teams -
Liverpool (4-2-3-1): Reina; Carragher, Skrtel, Kyrgiakos, Insua; Lucas, Mascherano; Maxi, Gerrard, Riera; Kuyt.
Bolton Wanderers (4-4-2): Jaaskelainen; Steinsson, Cahill, Knight, Samuel; Lee, Ricketts, Muamba, Cohen; Davies, Klasnic.
Referee: Steve Bennett. Matches: 15. R2 Y57.
Last season: Bolton 0 Liverpool 2, Liverpool 3 Bolton 0.
Liverpool have been pritty decent recently and have good stats from their recent meetings with Bolton.
Liverpool to win with 0-1 handicap.

West Ham - Blackburn
Upton Park
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
West Ham: 1-3-2
Blackburn: 2-2-2
- Probable teams -
West Ham (4-1-4-1): Green; Faubert, Tomkins, Upson, Spector; Noble; Diamanti, Behrami, Parker, Kovac; Cole.
Blackburn Rovers (4-4-2): Robinson; Chimbonda, Givet, Samba, Olsson; Emerton, Dunn, Nzonzi, Pedersen; Kalinic, Roberts.
Referee: Peter Walton. Matches: 13. R2 Y28.
Last season: West Ham 4 Blackburn 1, Blackburn 1 West Ham 1.
West Ham have won each of the last nine meetings in the Premier League with Blackburn at Upton Park and I believe Hammers could win it again.
West Ham to win.

Wigan - Everton
DW Stadium
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Wigan: 2-1-3
Everton: 3-3-0
- Probable teams -
Wigan Athletic (4-2-3-1): Stojkovic; Melchiot, Bramble, Caldwell, Figueroa; Diame, Thomas; N’Zogbia, Scharner, McCarthy; Rodallega.
Everton (4-5-1): Howard; Neville, Distin, Heitinga, Baines; Donovan, Arteta, Fellaini, Cahill, Pienaar; Saha.
Referee: Alan Wiley. Matches: 17. R3 Y48.
Last season: Wigan 1 Everton 0, Everton 4 Wigan 0.
Wigan have won just twice in the nine League meetings home and away between these two and I believe Everton could get a narrow win again.
Less than 2.5 goals.

Burnley - Chelsea
Turf Moor
Kick-off: 17.30 GMT
Burnley: 0-3-3
Chelsea: 3-2-1
- Probable teams -
Burnley (4-4-2): Jensen; Alexander, Duff, Mears, Edgar; Jordan, McDonald, Elliott, Eagles; Fletcher, Nugent.
Chelsea (4-4-2): Cech; Ferreira, Carvalho, Terry, A Cole; Malouda, Ballack, Lampard, Kalou; Anelka, Drogba.
Referee: Phil Dowd. Matches: 19. R4 Y58.
Last season: N/A.
The visitors have gone three games since they last won away, but I believe they will have no problems winning this game with at least two goal.
Chelsea to win with 1-0 handicap.

- Sunday -

Manchester City - Portsmouth
City of Manchester Stadium
Kick-off: 13.30 GMT
Manchester City: 4-0-2
Portsmouth: 1-2-3
- Probable teams -
Manchester City (4-4-2): Given; Richards, Boyata, Kompany, Garrido; Wright-Phillips, De Jong, Barry, Bellamy; Tévez, Adebayor.
Portsmouth (4-1-2-1-2): Begovic; Finnan, Kaboul, Wilson, Hreidarsson; Basinas; Mullins, Mokoena; Boateng; Piquionne, Utaka.
Referee: Martin Atkinson. Matches: 18. R0 Y74.
Last season: City 6 Portsmouth 0, Portsmouth 2 City 0.
Portsmouth have never managed to beat City in six attempts in the Premier League, the hosts should have no problems winning this game.
Manchester City to win with 0-1 handicap.

Arsenal - Manchester United
Emirates Stadium
Kick-off: 16.00 GMT
Arsenal: 4-2-0
Manchester United: 4-1-1
- Probable teams -
Arsenal (4-3-3): Almunia; Sagna, Gallas, Campbell, Clichy; Denilson, Fabregas, Ramsey; Rosicky, Bendtner, Arshavin.
United (4-4-2): Van der Sar; Rafael, Brown, Evans, Evra; Valencia, Fletcher, Scholes, Giggs; Rooney, Berbatov.
Referee: Chris Foy. Matches: 17. R2 Y47.
Last season: Arsenal 2 United 1, United 0 Arsenal 0.
The Gunners were lucky to win here last season and United have failed to win at Arsenal in four Premier League visits. But Rooney have shown some great form recently and they have been given a boost, following their win over Manchester City in the Carling Cup on Wednesday.
More than 2.5 goals.

- Monday -

Sunderland - Stoke
Stadium of Light
Kick-off: 20.00 GMT
Sunderland: 0-3-3
Stoke: 1-1-4
- Probable teams -
Sunderland (4-4-1-1): Gordon; Bardsley, Turner, Kilgallon, McCartney; Henderson, Cana, Cattermole, Zenden; Richardson; Bent.
Stoke City (4-4-2): Sorensen; Huth, Shawcross, Higginbotham, Collins; Delap, Whitehead, Whelan, Etherington; Sidibé, Fuller.
Referee: Howard Webb. Matches: 14. R3 Y55.
Last season: Stoke 1 Sunderland 0, Sunderland 2 Stoke 0.
Stoke have been struggling away against Sunderland, but Sunderland have not been impressive at all recently. Could be a close one.
Draw.

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i think few goals between united and arsenal. but instead of betting on goals I believe Rooney to score could be a good and safe pick in that game.

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We were both right anderson08!

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Premier League 2 February

- Tuesday -

Hull - Chelsea
KC Stadium
Kick-off: 20.00 GMT
Hull: 0-4-2
Chelsea: 4-2-0
- Probable teams -
Hull City (4-4-2): Myhill; Mouyokolo, Gardner, McShane, Dawson; Mendy, Olofinjana, Boateng, Hunt; Altidore, Vennegoor of Hesselink.
Chelsea (4-4-2): Cech; Ferreira, Carvalho, Terry, A Cole; Malouda, Ballack, Lampard, Kalou; Anelka, Drogba.
Referee: Mark Clattenburg. Matches: 18. R4 Y53.
This season: Chelsea 2 Hull 1.
Last season: Hull 0 Chelsea 3, Chelsea 0 Hull 0.
Chelsea should have no problems beating Hull in this game with the form the hosts have shown recently. Hull have not beaten the Blues since October 1988, back in the old Second Division.
Chelsea to win with 1-0 handicap.

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Premier League 3 February

- Wednesday -

Fulham - Portsmouth
Craven Cottage
Kick-off: 20.00 GMT
Fulham: 1-1-4
Portsmouth: 1-1-4
- Probable teams -
Fulham (4-4-2): Schwarzer; Hughes, Smalling, Hangeland, Shorey; Davies, Murphy, Baird, Duff; Okako, Zamora.
Portsmouth (4-3-3): James; Vanden Borre, Ben-Haim, Wilson, Hreidarsson; Mullins, Basinas, O’Hara; Webber, Utaka, Boateng.
Referee: Anthony Taylor.
Matches: None.
This season: Portsmouth 0 Fulham 1.
Last season: Portsmouth 1 Fulham 1, Fulham 3 Portsmouth 1.
Portsmouth have failed to beat Fulham in their last four attempts, but both teams have been struggling in the Premier League recently. Fulham have made some interesting signings int he January transfer window, including Stefano Okako from Roma and Nicky Shorey from Aston Villa.
Fulham to win.

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Premier League 6 and 7 February

- Saturday -

Liverpool - Everton
Anfield
Kick-off: 12.45 GMT
Liverpool: 4-2-0
Everton: 4-2-0
- Probable teams -
Liverpool (4-2-3-1): Reina; Carragher, Skrtel, Kyrgiakos, Insua; Aquilani, Mascherano; Kuyt, Gerrard, Riera; Ngog.
Everton (4-4-1-1): Howard; Neville, Heitinga, Senderos, Baines; Donovan, Fellaini, Osman, Pienaar; Cahill; Saha.
Referee: Martin Atkinson. Matches: 19. R0 Y78.
This season: Everton 0 Liverpool 2.
Last season: Liverpool 1 Everton 1, Everton 0 Liverpool 2.
Liverpool managed a 2-0 win away to Everton earlier in the season, but I expect it to be a bit closer this time, but Liverpool with outstanding form to win.
Liverpool to win.

Bolton - Fulham
Reebok Stadium
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Bolton: 1-2-3
Fulham: 1-1-4
- Probable teams -
Bolton (4-5-1): Jaaskelainen; Steinsson, Cahill, Knight, Ricketts; Lee, Muamba, M Davies, Cohen, Taylor; K Davies.
Fulham (4-4-2): Schwarzer; Hughes, Smalling, Hangeland, Shorey; Davies, Murphy, Baird, Duff; Okako, Zamora.
Referee: Mark Clattenburg. Matches: 19. R4 Y56.
This season: Fulham 1 Bolton 1.
Last season: Fulham 2 Bolton 1, Bolton 1 Fulham 3.
Fulham have only managed to get two of their eight wins away this season. I believe it could be close.
More than 2.5 goals.

Burnley - West Ham
Turf Moor
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Burnley: 0-2-4
West Ham: 1-4-1
- Probable teams -
Burnley (4-4-1-1): Jensen; Mears, Cort, Carlisle, Fox; Elliott, Bikey, McDonald, Eagles; Blake.
West Ham United (4-5-1): Green; Faubert, Tomkins, Upson, Spector; Collison, Noble, Kovac, Behrami, Diamanti; Nouble.
Referee: Steve Bennett. Matches: 17. R2 Y61.
This season: West Ham 5 Burnley 3.
Last season: N/A.
There were plenty of goals in the first game between these two this season and I believe there will be many goals again this time around.
More than 2.5 goals.

Hull - Manchester City
KC Stadium
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Hull: 0-4-2
Manchester City: 4-0-2
- Probable teams -
Hull City (4-4-2): Myhill; McShane, Gardner, Mouyokolo, Dawson; Mendy, Cairney, Boateng, Hunt; Altidore, Vennegoor of Hesselink.
Manchester City (4-3-1-2): Given; Zabaleta, Toure, Kompany, Garrido; De Jong, Ireland, Barry; Petrov; Tevez, Adebayor.
Referee: Phil Dowd. Matches: 20. R4 Y60.
This season: Man City 1 Hull 1.
Last season: Man City 5 Hull 1, Hull 2 Man City 2.
City only managed a 1-1 draw in the first meeting with Hull this season and have not won at Hull for 101 years. But I expect City to win this time around.
Manchester City to win.

Manchester United - Portsmouth
Old Trafford
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Manchester United: 5-1-0
Portsmouth: 1-1-4
- Probable teams -
Manchester United (4-3-3): Van der Sar; Fabio, Evans, Brown, Evra; Scholes, Carrick, Fletcher; Nani, Rooney, Park.
Portsmouth (4-3-3): James; Finnan, Ben-Haim, Rocha, Belhadj; Yebda, Basinas, Boateng, O’Hara; Dindane, Piquionne.
Referee: Lee Mason. Matches: 15. R4 Y41.
This season: Portsmouth 1 United 4.
Last season: United 2 Portsmouth 0, Portsmouth 0 United 1.
Portsmouth have not won at Old Trafford for 53 years and I do not expect them to win this time either.
Manchester United to win with 0-1 handicap.

Stoke - Blackburn
Britannia Stadium
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Stoke: 1-2-3
Blackburn: 2-3-1
- Probable teams -
Stoke City (4-4-2): Begovic; Wilkinson, Huth, Shawcross, Higginbotham; Whitehead, Diao, Whelan, Etherington; Tuncay, Sidibe.
Blackburn Rovers (4-5-1): Robinson; Chimbonda, Samba, Nelsen, Olsson; Diouf, Emerton, Givet, Nzonzi, Pedersen; Kalinic.
Referee: Howard Webb. Matches: 15. R3 Y60.
This season: Blackburn 0 Stoke 0.
Last season: Stoke 1 Blackburn 0, Blackburn 3 Stoke 0.
There have been very few goals scored in their recent meetings at Stoke and I believe that could continue.
Less than 2.5 goals.

Sunderland - Wigan
Stadium of Light
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Sunderland: 0-3-3
Wigan: 1-1-4
- Probable teams -
Sunderland (4-4-2): Gordon; Mensah, Turner, Kilgallon, McCartney; Malbranque, Cattermole, Cana, Reid; Bent, Benjani.
Wigan Athletic (4-3-3): Stojkovic; Boyce, Caldwell, Bramble, Figueroa; Diame, Thomas, McCarthy; N’Zogbia, Scotland, Rodallega.
Referee: Stuart Attwell. Matches: 10. R1 Y36.
This season: Wigan 1 Sunderland 0.
Last season: Sunderland 1 Wigan 2, Wigan 1 Sunderland 1.
Wigan have only taken five points from a possible 24 since beating Sunderland in November.
Benjani to score.

Tottenham - Aston Villa
White Hart Lane
Kick-off: 15.00 GMT
Tottenham: 2-3-1
Aston Villa: 2-2-2
- Probable teams -
Tottenham Hotspur (4-4-2): Gomes; Corluka, Dawson, Kaboul, Bale; Bentley, Huddlestone, Palacios, Modric; Crouch, Defoe.
Aston Villa (4-4-2): Friedel; Cuéllar, Collins, Dunne, L Young; Downing, Milner, Petrov, A Young; Heskey, Agbonlahor.
Referee: Chris Foy. Matches: 18. R2 Y48.
This season: Villa 1 Spurs 1.
Last season: Villa 1 Spurs 2, Spurs 1 Villa 2.
Villa managed a 2-1 win at Spurs last season, but I believe it will be close this time around between these two.
More than 2.5 goals.

- Sunday -

Birmingham - Wolves
St Andrews
Kick-off: 13.30 GMT
Birmingham: 1-4-1
Wolves: 0-2-4
- Probable teams -
Birmingham City (4-4-2): Hart; Carr, R Johnson, Dann, Ridgewell; Larsson, Bowyer, Ferguson, McFadden; Benítez, Jerome.
Wolves (4-5-1): Hahnemann; Zubar, Craddock, Berra, Ward; Foley, Mancienne, Jones, Henry, Jarvis; Doyle.
Referee: Lee Probert. Matches: 13. R2 Y38.
This season: Wolves 0 Birmingham 1.
Last season: (Championship): Birmingham 2 Wolves 0, Wolves 1 Birmingham 1.
Birmingham have had an impressive season and I believe they will continue that in this game.
Birmingham to win.

Chelsea - Arsenal
Stamford Bridge
Kick-off: 16.00 GMT
Chelsea: 4-2-0
Arsenal: 3-2-1
- Probable teams -
Chelsea (4-3-1-2): Cech; Ivanovic, Carvalho, Terry, A Cole; Kalou, Lampard, J Cole; Ballack; Anelka, Drogba.
Arsenal (4-3-3): Almunia; Sagna, Gallas, Vermaelen, Clichy; Fabregas, Song, Denilson; Nasri, Bendtner, Arshavin.
Referee: Mike Dean. Matches: 16. R2 Y70.
This season: Arsenal 0 Chelsea 3.
Last season: Arsenal 1 Chelsea 4, Chelsea 1 Arsenal 2.
There have been many goals between these two in recent meetings and I believe that will continue.
More than 2.5 goals.

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Premier League 9 February

- Tuesday -

Manchester City - Bolton
City of Manchester Stadium
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT
Manchester City: 4-0-2
Bolton: 1-2-3
- Probable teams -
Manchester City (4-4-2): Given; Zabaleta, Toure, Lescott, Bridge; Ireland, De Jong, Vieira, Barry; Tevez, Adebayor.
Bolton (4-5-1): Jaaskelainen; Robinson, A O’Brien, Knight, Ricketts; Lee, M Davies, Muamba, Cohen, Taylor; K Davies.
Referee: Mike Jones. Matches: 10. R1 Y36.
This season: Bolton 3 City 3.
Last season: Bolton 2 City 0, City 1 Bolton 0.
City should be able to bounce back from their from their defeat at the weekend and should win this game. City are unbeaten at home since April.
Manchester City to win.

Portsmouth - Sunderland
Fratton Park
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT
Portsmouth: 1-1-4
Sunderland:0-4-2
- Probable teams -
Portsmouth (4-5-1): James; Finnan, Rocha, Wilson, Ben-Haim; Boateng, Hughes, Basinas, O’Hara, Belhadj, Piquionne.
Sunderland (4-4-2): Gordon; Hutton, Turner, Kilgallon, McCartney; Malbranque, Cattermole, Cana, Reid; Bent, Jones.
Referee: Kevin Friend. Matches: 8. R1 Y24.
This season: Sunderland 1 Portsmouth 1.
Last season: Sunderland 1 Portsmouth 2, Portsmouth 3 Sunderland 1.
Portsmouth are at the bottom of the Premier League and looks set to be relegated. But they could get a win in this game against a out-of-form Sunderland side.
More than 2.5 goals.

Wigan - Stoke
DW Stadium
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT
Wigan: 1-2-3
Stoke: 2-2-2
- Probable teams -
Wigan (4-5-1): Kirkland; Boyce, Caldwell, Bramble, Figueroa; McCarthy, Scharner, Thomas, Diame, N’Zogbia; Rodallega.
Stoke (4-4-2): Sorensen; Huth, Shawcross, AB Faye, Higginbotham; Whitehead, Diao, Whelan, Etherington; Tuncay, Sidibe.
Referee: Andre Marriner. Matches: 17. R7 Y63.
This season: Stoke 2 Wigan 2.
Last season: Wigan 0 Stoke 0, Stoke 2 Wigan 0.
Wigan have struggled at home this season, winning just three games at home so far. This could be close and I expect few goals.
Less than 2.5 goals.

Fulham - Burnley
Craven Cottage
Kick-off: 20.00 GMT
Fulham: 1-2-3
Burnley: 1-1-4
- Probable teams -
Fulham (4-4-2): Schwarzer; Baird, Hughes, Hangeland, Shorey; Duff, Dikgacoi, Murphy, Greening; Okaka, Zamora.
Burnley (4-4-2): Jensen; Mears, Cort, Carlisle, Fox; Elliott, Bikey, McDonald, Blake; Nugent, Fletcher.
Referee: Chris Foy. Matches: 19. R2 Y48.
This season: Burnley 1 Fulham 1.
Last season: N/A.
Fulham have strong stats at home against Burnley and the Cottagers should win this game.
Fulham to win.

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Premier League 10 February

- Wednesday -

Arsenal - Liverpool
Emirates Stadium
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT
Arsenal: 2-2-2
Liverpool: 4-2-0
Arsenal (4-3-3): Almuinia; Sagna, Gallas, Vermaelen, Clichy; Fabregas, Song, Diaby; Nasri, Walcott, Arshavin.
Liverpool (4-2-3-1): Reina; Carragher, Skrtel, Agger, Insua; Mascherano, Lucas; Kuyt, Gerrard, Maxi; Ngog.
Referee: Howard Webb. Matches: 16. R3 Y60.
This season: Liverpool 1 Arsenal 2.
Last season: Arsenal 1 Liverpool 1, Liverpool 4 Arsenal 4.
Liverpool have not managed to beat Arsenal away in the Premier League since February 2000. But I believe it could be a close one.
Draw.

Aston Villa - Manchester United
Villa Park
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT
Aston Villa: 1-3-2
Manchester United: 5-1-0
Aston Villa (4-4-2): Friedel; Cuéllar, Collins, Dunne, L Young; A Young, Milner, Petrov, Downing; Carew, Agbonlahor.
Manchester United (4-3-3): Van der Sar; Neville, Vidic, Brown, Evra; Scholes, Carrick, Park; Nani, Rooney, Giggs.
Referee: Peter Walton. Matches: 14. R2 Y29.
This season: United 0 Villa 1.
Last season: Villa 0 United 0, United 3 Villa 2.
United have shown impressive form recently and are unbeaten in their last 13 Premier League visits to Villa Park.
Manchester United to win.

West Ham - Birmingham
Upton Park
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT
West Ham: 1-4-1
Birmingham: 2-3-1
West Ham United (4-4-2): Green; Faubert, Tomkins, Upson, Spector; Collison, Noble, Parker, Behrami; Cole, Mido.
Birmingham City (4-4-2): Hart; Carr, R Johnson, Dann, Ridgewell; Larsson, Bowyer, Ferguson, McFadden; Phillips, Jerome.
Referee: Mike Dean. Matches: 16. R2 Y71.
This season: Birmingham 1 West Ham 0.
Last season: N/A.
Birmingham have struggled in their visits to Upton Park and I believe this will be a close one.
Draw.

Wolves - Tottenham
Molineux
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT
Wolves: 0-2-4
Tottenham: 1-4-1
Wolves (4-5-1): Hahnemann; Zubar, Craddock, Berra, Ward; Foley, Henry, Guedioura, Jones, Jarvis; Doyle.
Tottenham Hotspur (4-4-2): Gomes; Corluka, Dawson, Kaboul, Bale; Bentley, Huddlestone, Palacios, Modric; Crouch, Defoe.
Referee: Mark Clattenburg. Matches: 19. R4 Y56.
This season: Tottenham 0 Wolves 1.
Last season: N/A.
Spurs have managed to win their last three visits to Molineux in the league. Spurs should win this one.
Tottenham to win.

Blackburn - Hull
Ewood Park
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT
Blackburn: 2-2-2
Hull: 1-4-1
Blackburn Rovers (4-5-1): Robinson; Chimbonda, Givet, Nelsen, Olsson; Di Santo, Emerton, Nzonzi, Reid, Pedersen; Kalinic.
Hull City (4-4-2): Myhill; McShane, Gardner, Mouyokolo, Dawson; Fagan, Boateng, Cairney, Hunt; Altidore, Vennegoor of Hesselink.
Referee: Lee Probert. Matches: 13. R2 Y39.
This season: Hull 0 Blackburn 0.
Last season: Blackburn 1 Hull 1, Hull 1 Blackburn 2.
Hull have struggled against Blackburn in their recent meetings here. Should be close and with few goals.
Less than 2.5 goals.

Everton - Chelsea
Goodison Park
Kick-off: 20.00 GMT
Everton: 4-1-1
Chelsea: 4-2-0
Everton (4-4-2): Howard; Neville, Distin, Heitinga, Baines; Donovan, Arteta, Osman, Cahill; Saha, Anichebe.
Chelsea (4-4-2): Cech; Ivanovic, Carvalho, Terry, A Cole; Mikel, Ballack, Lampard, Malouda; Drogba, Anelka.
Referee: Alan Wiley. Matches: 17. R3 Y48.
This season: Chelsea 3 Everton 3.
Last season: Everton 0 Chelsea 0, Chelsea 0 Everton 0.
Chelsea are unbeaten in their last meetings with Everton in the PL at Goodison Park. I expect a close game.
Draw.

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Premier League 16 February

- Tuesday -

Stoke - Manchester City
Britannia Stadium
Kick-off: 19.45 GMT
Stoke: 2-3-1
Manchester City: 4-0-2
Stoke (4-4-2): Sorensen; Collins, Huth, Shawcross, Higginbotham; Delap, Diao, Whelan, Sanli; Sidibe, Fuller.
Manchester City (4-4-1-1): Given; Toure, Onuoha, Lescott, Bridge; Zabaleta, Vieira, De Jong, Johnson; Santa Cruz; Adebayor.
Referee: Alan Wiley. Matches: 18. R3 Y51.
This season: Man City 2 Stoke 0.
Last season: Man City 3 Stoke 0, Stoke 1 Man City 0.
Stoke are strong at home and managed a draw with City in the FA Cup at the weekend. City have lost three games this season, away at Manchester United, Tottenham and Hull. Could be close again between these two.
Less than 2.5 goals.

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Premier League 17 February

- Wednesday -

Wigan - Bolton
DW Stadium
Kick-off: 20.00 GMT.
Wigan: 1-3-2
Bolton: 1-1-4
Possible teams:
Wigan (from): Kirkland, Bramble, Caldwell, Scharner, Boyce, Figueroa, Gohouri, N'Zogbia, Diame, McCarthy, Thomas, Rodallega, Moreno, Moses, Melchiot, Scotland, Sinclair, Stojkovic, Gomez.
Bolton (from): Jaaskelainen, Steinsson, Knight, Robinson, Gardner, Cohen, Taylor, M Davies, Muamba, Lee, K Davies, A O'Brien, Al Habsi, Samuel, Basham, Elmander, Ricketts, Holden.
Referee: Howard Webb. Matches: 17. R3 Y68.
This season: None.
Last season: Bolton 0 Wigan 1, Wigan 0 Bolton 0.
Bolton are now 325 minutes without a goal in the Premier League and I do not expect many goals in this game either.
Less than 2.5 goals.