Owen has made his predictions for the most recent Premier League motion (Image: Getty Pictures)
Michael Owen has delivered his predictions for the upcoming spherical of Premier League matches, together with Manchester United’s conflict towards Tottenham on Saturday.
Ralf Rangnick’s aspect welcome Spurs to Previous Trafford in what’s shaping as much as be a vital fixture within the race for the highest 4.
United are at present in fifth place within the Premier League desk, whereas seventh-placed Tottenham are two factors behind them, however with two video games in hand.
Rangnick’s aspect tackle Tottenham at Previous Trafford (Image: Getty Pictures)
Owen is backing United to edge a 2-1 win over Antonio Conte’s aspect this weekend.
‘That is the beginning of an enormous week for United, with the second leg towards Atletico Madrid approaching Tuesday. The efficiency within the second half towards Metropolis was nowhere close to ok, however there have been some positives within the first. Jadon Sancho took his objective brilliantly and appears like he’s starting to settle on this aspect,’ Owen instructed BetVictor.
‘Spurs are such a tough aspect to foretell beneath Conte. I didn’t see that 5-0 win over Everton coming, however a few of Spurs’ play was very good, even when Everton did make it straightforward for them. The one huge constructive of late although, is Harry Kane’s type. He’s been sensible, each when it comes to scoring and creating possibilities. Kane is such a whole striker and it’s nice to see him get again to his greatest.
‘Man United desperately have to win this. I can’t see a lot on this one, however I feel United will edge it. 2-1.’
Liverpool will likely be trying to sustain the strain on league leaders Manchester Metropolis after they face Brighton on the Amex Stadium.
Ex-Reds striker Owen believes his former aspect will beat the Seagulls 3-1 on Saturday.
‘Brighton’s type actually has dipped over the past month or so,’ Owen added. ‘They only aren’t scoring sufficient targets proper now, in spite of everything solely Burnley and Norwich have much less all season. There’s no hazard of this aspect taking place, however Graham Potter will need to goal ending within the prime 10.
‘Liverpool’s final couple of video games haven’t seen them fairly at their greatest. They bought the win over West Ham however did concede a couple of possibilities in that recreation and on one other day, might have drawn. The defeat to Inter on Tuesday was irritating, primarily as a result of that they had greater than sufficient possibilities to win that recreation.
‘Liverpool are due a recreation during which they rating a couple of targets, they’re creating loads of possibilities. I feel that can come right here. 3-1 Liverpool.’
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Regardless of the information of Authorities sanctions towards proprietor Roman Abramovich, Chelsea managed to get a 3-1 win away at Norwich Metropolis on Thursday evening.
Owen thinks Thomas Tuchel’s aspect will likely be victorious once more after they tackle Newcastle at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.
‘It’s clearly been a wierd and troublesome week for Chelsea off the pitch however on it, they took care of enterprise towards Norwich,’ Owen continued. ‘I actually like the way in which Kai Havertz has been enjoying of late. He’s changing into the important thing man for this crew in assault. He hyperlinks the play, makes some nice runs, and has began scoring repeatedly.
‘Issues preserve getting higher for Newcastle. That win over Southampton was enormous and leaves them on the verge of security. Bruno Guimaraes arrived with an enormous popularity and price-tag, however he confirmed glimpses of it on Wednesday. He hasn’t featured an excessive amount of, however that back-heeled end was chic!
‘Newcastle have proven a lot enchancment, they usually’ll give Chelsea a recreation right here. I nonetheless suppose Chelsea may have an excessive amount of although, 2-1 to Chelsea.’
Owen’s Premier League predictions
Brighton 1-3 Liverpool
Brentford 1-1 Burnley
Man Utd 2-1 Spurs
Chelsea 2-1 Newcastle
Everton 0-0 Wolves
Leeds 1-0 Norwich
Southampton 2-0 Watford
West Ham 1-1 Aston Villa
Arsenal 2-0 Leicester
Crystal Palace 1-3 Man Metropolis
On Arsenal’s conflict towards Leicester Metropolis on the Emirates Stadium on Sunday, Owen mentioned: ‘Arsenal preserve profitable and look in agency management of that fourth positioned place. Among the soccer towards Watford was very good, with the likes of Saka, Odegaard and Martinelli all enjoying nicely. Saka specifically has had a superb season and get’s higher each time I watch him.
‘Leicester have gained 4 in a row in all competitions and look to be constructing some momentum. They beat a good Rennes aspect on Thursday, however that is clearly a step-up.
‘I can’t see Arsenal dropping factors on the minute. Leicester may be slightly drained from enjoying on Thursday, and I’m going for a 2-0 Arsenal win.’
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