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Third place Southampton look to stop the rot following their twin defeats against Manchester City and Arsenal. On Monday (8th December, 20:00), the Saints host Manchester United with their rivals ready to replace the Hampshire side in third position by inflicting on them their third defeat in as many games.Louis van Gaal`s United have gone haven`t dropped a ...
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Aston Villa have risen to 12th place in the Premier League after one goal was enough for them to see off Crystal Palace away from home last time out. Tomorrow afternoon (7th December, 16:00), the West Midlands side host rock bottom Leicester City who have failed to pick up a win since September. Paul Lambert`s men`s win over Palace ended their run of three s...
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Two of the league`s surprise packages go head-to-head tomorrow (7th December, 13:30) with West Ham United hosting Swansea City.Fifth placed West Ham have lost only twice in their last ten games and are on a run of five without a defeat at home. Swansea, in seventh position, know that they could usurp the Hammers with a win and will fancy their chances after ...
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Failure to put away Premier League strugglers Hull City last time out has seen Everton fall six points behind their ideal Europa League finishing position. Tonight (6th December, 17:30), Roberto Martinez`s men take on reigning Premier League champions Manchester City, who are unbeaten in five in all competitions and have put three past their last three opponents. <...
Horse Racing
Chance Du Roy is the 10/1 favourite to become the first back-to-back winner of Aintree`s Becher Chase tomorrow (6th December, 13:30) since the race`s reformation in 1992. It will be Phillip Hobbs` horse`s first appearance on the racetrack since finishing sixth in the Grand National back in April, form that should stand the reigning champion in good stead over the r...
Horse Racing
A total of 10 runners will line up for Sandown`s two mile Tingle Creek Chase tomorrow (6th December, 15:00) with the early betting being headed by Alan King`s seven-time distance winner Balder Success.King`s charge has been seen twice already this season, grabbing a place in both Punchestown and Exeter chases. The six-year-old was just a neck behind surprise...
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Everton suffered their first defeat in nine matches in all competitions last weekend away at Tottenham though have the perfect chance to bounce back tonight (3rd December, 19:45) as they host the out-of-form Hull City.Not having won in six games has seen the Tigers drop into the relegation zone. Steve Bruce`s men picked up three points in three games thanks ...
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Unbeaten Chelsea host Tottenham at Stamford Bridge tonight (3rd December), the Blues having been held to a goalless draw by a stubborn Sunderland side last time out. Still, Jose Mourinho`s men are 20 games without a defeat this season with Spurs having to be on top of their game to take maximum points from the clash.Prior to their tie at the Stadium of Light...
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Southampton travel to Arsenal tonight (3rd December, 19:45) having picked up their first defeat in seven Premier League games last time out against champions Manchester City. The result meant that the Saints lost their hard-earned second position to the triumphant City and failure to secure the three points tonight would see their top four status look vulnerable. <...
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West Ham United travel to West Bromwich Albion knowing that another three points would sustain their utterly mesmorising and decidedly unlikely bid for one of the Premier League`s European places. The Hammers picked up five points from four games in November after managing to rack up a three match unbeaten run in October. The results have seen Sam Allardyce`...
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Crystal Palace host Aston Villa tonight (2nd December, 20:00) with both teams knowing that a win will ease the pressure in their fights against relegation. Both Palace and Villa are two points from the drop zone, though the London club`s -4 goal difference sees them significantly better placed to battle against the trapdoor than the Midlands side`s -11.After...
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Picking up a win and two draws from four games in November still counts as a relatively successful period for Swansea, especially when their only win of the month came against Champions League hopefuls Arsenal. The Swans have, however, slid from sixth to eighth position in the Premier League.Tonight (2nd December, 19:45), Garry Monk`s man face Queens Park Ra...