The Premier League title race has been blown open? Who would have thought?
Manchester City lost at home to Tottenham. Liverpool defeated Leeds United 6-0 in an outstanding game in midweek. And with 26 matches played, only three points separate the defending Champions and the Reds.
The fight for the final Champions League spot is just as intense. Arsenal is closing in on its rival, Manchester United. The Gunners are a point behind with two outstanding matches to play.
A few more surprises await from this weekend’s football action.
Review of Gameweek 26
Gameweek 26’s action was enthralling. Indeed, it delivered some nail-biting encounters.
West Ham and Newcastle had to settle for a 1-1 scoreline as Arsenal eased past Brentford.
Relegation-threatned Burnley pulled off a shocking 3-0 win against Brighton at the Falmer stadium.
A sterling second-half display saw Liverpool defeat Norwich 3-1 as Southampton overpowered Everton 2-0.
Watford secured a first win in five courtesy of a fine finish from Emmanuel Dennis against Aston Villa.
Hakim Ziyech scored late in Chelsea’s 1-0 defeat of Crystal Palace as a Harry Kane-inspired Tottenham edged out Manchester City 3-2 in the weekend’s big fixture.
In another dramatic encounter, teenage sensation, Anthony Elanga scored as Manchester United defeated Leeds 4-2.
Wolves did just enough to earn a 2-1 win against Leicester City.
Preview Of Gameweek 27
The drama continues this weekend.
Southampton and Norwich begin the action this Friday night.
Leeds hosts Tottenham at Lunchtime tomorrow. Marcelo Bielsa is under pressure to deliver a win as the Whites edge closer to the relegation zone.
Brentford will welcome Newcastle as Crystal Palace and Burnley do battle.
Brighton takes on an out-of-form Aston Villa as Manchester United entertains Watford. Ralf Ragnick’s men will be keen to revenge their first-leg humiliation.
Manchester City will be desperate to win when they visit Everton.
West Ham and Wolves will round off the action on Sunday Afternoon.
Predictions for Gameweek 27
BetBiga Booking Code: 3oj9b
Southampton vs Norwich (1)
Leeds United vs Tottenham (2)
Brentford vs Newcastle (over 1.5 goals)
Crystal Palace vs Burnley (1X)
Brighton vs Aston Villa (goal/goal)
Manchester United vs Watford (1)
Everton vs Manchester City (2)
West Ham vs Wolves (under 3.5 goals)