For what it is worth, the international break is over and club football is back in full steam!
The headline act of the weekend action is between Arsenal and Liverpool. However, there will be intrigue and plenty of goals expected when ‘Senior Man’ Kelechi Iheanacho’s Leicester City hosts Manchester City.
Review Of Gameweek 28
The previous game week lived up to the billing in terms of drama, goals and excitement.
Jamaal Lascelles scored a last-gasp header as Newcastle forced a 1-1 draw against Aston Villa.
Leeds and Chelsea played out a drab goalless draw as Luka Milivojevic’s penalty for Crystal Palace dented West Brom’s survival hopes.
Dwight McNeil’s sensational goal helped Burnley to a 2-1 win against Everton at Goodison Park.
Manchester City eased past Fulham 3-0 as Brighton managed a vital 2-1 win against Southampton in their bid to avoid relegation.
Kelechi Iheanacho scored his first Premier League hat-trick as Leicester City trounced relegation-threatened Sheffield United 5-0.
Erik Lamela scored a spectacular goal and got sent off as Arsenal earned a 2-1 win against city rivals, Tottenham.
Manchester United forced a one-nil win against West Ham courtesy of a Craig Dawson own-goal. Diogo Jota scored against his former team as Liverpool managed a 1-0 win against Wolves.
Meanwhile, four rescheduled matches took place the week after as other teams were engaged in the quarterfinals of the FA Cup:
Patrick Bamford scored his 14th league goal of the season as Leeds United ran out 2-1 winners over Fulham.
Brighton eased past Newcastle 3-0 to boost its chances of survival. Tottenham got a morale-boosting 2-0 win against a dispirited Aston Villa.
Arsenal put up a spirited second-half performance as it came from three goals down to force a 3-3 draw against West Ham.
Preview Of Gameweek 30
This game week holds lots of excitement, goals and its customary VAR drama. Hopefully, there are no tired legs around owing to the international break exertions.
Chelsea will look to strengthen its grip on the top-four position when West Brom visits in Saturday’s lunchtime kick-off.
Leeds United and Sheffield square up immediately after as Leicester take on leaders, Manchester City in what promises to be an enthralling encounter.
Arsenal entertains Liverpool in the weekend’s blockbuster tie and both teams will be desperate not to lose further ground.
Inconsistent Southampton plays host to Burnley as Tottenham travels to St. James’ Park to take on a troubled Newcastle.
Fulham travels to face Aston Villa with strong hopes of relegation survival as Manchester United welcome reinvigorated Brighton to Old Trafford.
Everton takes on Crystal Palace on Monday as West Ham and Wolves meet at the Molineux to round off the weekend’s action.
Predictions For Gameweek 30
Chelsea vs West Brom (1)
Leeds United vs Sheffield (over 2.5 goals)
Leicester City vs Manchester City (over 3.5 goals)
Arsenal vs Liverpool (Goal/Goal)
Southampton vs Burnley (first half draw)
Newcastle vs Tottenham (2X)
Aston Villa vs Fulham (over 1.5 goals)
Manchester United vs Brighton (1)
Everton vs Crystal Palace (over 1.5 goals)
Wolves vs West Ham (2X)