Premier League: Week 7 Preview
Liverpool v West Ham
Liverpool host West Ham at Anfield on Saturday evening, the Reds have had a modest week with a 2-1 win against Sheffield United and a 2-0 victory in the Champions League against Midtjyland. West Ham won’t be dissatisfied with their last two performances, drawing 3-3 with Spurs, and drawing 1-1 with Manchester City.
A player to watch for Liverpool would have to be Sadio Mane, the Senegalese winger has been in fine form this season, scoring 4 goals and assisting 1.
Declan Rice is a key player for the Hammers. The central midfielder has consistently been performing for West Ham this season as well as last season. Rice has an AMR of 7.06 this season and is a transfer target for many top European clubs.
In terms of injuries, Liverpool have four first team players unavailable for selection, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Konstantinos Tsimikas, Naby Keita and Virgil Van Dijk.
West Ham have just one injury, Michail Antonio is a doubt for the fixture.
Liverpool : 4 / 11
Draw : 17 / 4
West Ham : 6
Prediction : 2-0 Liverpool
Manchester United v Arsenal
Arsenal travel to Old Trafford on Sunday to take on Manchester United in a 16:30 kick off, last time out the Gunners suffered a late 1-0 defeat to Leicester City and the Red Devils recorded a 0-0 draw with Chelsea.
A player to watch for Arsenal would have to be Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, whilst the Gabonese striker has only one goal to his tally this season, Aubameyang is a big game player. A particular highlight of his Arsenal career will be scoring the winning goal in the FA Cup final against Chelsea.
It goes without saying, Bruno Fernandes is one of Manchester United’s best players. The Potruguese international has 3 goals and 2 assists so far this season and has the highest AMR In the Manchester United squad.
Manchester United have three injuries, Eric Bailly, Jesse Lingard and Phil Jones.
Arsenal have four first team players injured, Calum Chambers, David Luiz, Gabriel Martinelli and Rob Holding.
Manchester United : 21 / 20
Draw : 13 / 5
Arsenal : 12 / 5
Prediction : 1-1
Leeds United v Leicester City
Monday night sees Leeds take on Leicester City at Elland Road. The Whites had a fantastic 3-0 win away at Aston Villa last week, the Foxes also recorded a victory last time out, with a 1-0 win over Arsenal.
Patrick Bamford has been pivotal in Leeds United’s successful start to the season, the English striker has netted six times in six games this season. Bamford hasn’t always been a fan favourite at Leeds, but we are certainly seeing the best of him this season.
Likewise, Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy looks to be on for another amazing season at the Foxes. Vardy has scored 6 goals for Leicester this season, additionally having the highest AMR in the City squad.
Leeds have five first team injuries, Adam Forshaw, Diego LLorente, Gaetano Beradi, Kalvin Phillips and Liam Cooper are all unavailable for selection.
Leicester have four first team injuries, with Caglar Soyuncu, Daniel Amartey, Wilfred Ndidi, and Ricardo Pereria all injured.
Leeds : 13 / 8
Draw : 5 / 2
Leicester : 8 / 5