Former Arsenal midfielder, Paul Merson has tipped Manchester Metropolis to beat Chelsea 2-1 when either side conflict in at the moment’s Premier League fixture on the Stamford Bridge.
He additionally predicted Newcastle to play a 2-2 draw with Wolves on Sunday night within the Premier League fixture.
“Liverpool shall be hoping Chelsea do them a favour towards Manchester Metropolis however in fact, Maurizio Sarri’s aspect should do themselves a favour in regard to stepping into the highest 4,” Merson advised Sky Sports activities.
“They’re 10 factors behind Man Metropolis now so even when Chelsea win, seven factors is an enormous hole at this stage of the season. When are Metropolis going to lose one other three soccer matches? And that’s with out Chelsea dropping one other sport.
“In case you are happening type, you may’t see something however a Man Metropolis win. If Metropolis get this sport out of the way in which and don’t lose, I don’t see how they don’t undergo the entire league season with out dropping. There’s this sport after which Manchester United away however they play Liverpool, Tottenham and Arsenal at residence so if they arrive by this sport unscathed I actually don’t see the place they lose.
“My prediction is Chelsea 1 Man Metropolis 2”.
Commenting on the Newcastle vs Wolves sport, Merson stated: “This can be a laborious sport to name. Newcastle had been slaughtered at residence by West Ham however then they go to Everton, who had been very unfortunate towards Liverpool, and get a draw. “It’s the identical for Wolves.
“They may not win a sport for toffee however then they go and get an incredible end result after being a purpose right down to beat Chelsea.
“It’s so laborious to foretell and that’s why all people loves the Premier League.
“I feel this shall be a really entertaining sport.
“Newcastle should come out and attempt to win and Wolves play like that anyway, so I feel there shall be objectives. “Prediction is Newcastle 2 Wolves 2.”
The kick-off time for Chelsea vs Man Metropolis is 6:30pm, whereas that of Newcastle vs Wolves is 5pm.