Date: 31st January 2017 at 8:08am
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The 2016-17 season continues with the latest round of games this midweek. This will see us among those involved with three points of course the aim.

Previous results

Saturday 21st January 2017 – PREMIER LEAGUE
Liverpool 2-3 Swansea City 12:30
Bournemouth 2-2 Watford 15:00
Crystal Palace 0-1 Everton 15:00
Middlesbrough 1-3 West Ham United 15:00
Stoke City 1-1 Manchester United 15:00
West Bromwich Albion 2-0 Sunderland 15:00
Manchester City 2-2 Tottenham Hotspur 17:30

Sunday 22nd January 2017 – PREMIER LEAGUE
Southampton 3-0 Leicester City 12:00
Arsenal 2-1 Burnley 14:15
Chelsea 2-0 Hull City 16:30

What will happen in this one though? Cast your vote so we know if you think it’ll be all smiles or disappointment come the full time whistle.

Fixtures

Tuesday 31st January 2017 – PREMIER LEAGUE
Arsenal v Watford 19:45
Bournemouth v Crystal Palace 19:45
Burnley v Leicester City 19:45
Middlesbrough v West Bromwich Albion 19:45
Sunderland v Tottenham Hotspur 19:45
Swansea City v Southampton 19:45
Liverpool v Chelsea 20:00

Wednesday 1st February 2017 – PREMIER LEAGUE
West Ham United v Manchester City 19:45
Manchester United v Hull City 20:00
Stoke City v Everton 20:00

As the transfer window draw to a close a number of clubs will be in league action with the top 4 all in action on Tuesday.

Premier League leaders Chelsea go into these games eight points clear at the top with Liverpool – having lost their last three games in all competitions – knowing they have to beat the Blues to have much chance of staying in the title race.

After winning four on the last five – unbeaten in them all – Arsenal have returned to 2nd place. The Gunners could close the gap on Chelsea if they win against a Watford side – who haven’t won in seven in the league – and the leaders slip up.

AFC Bournemouth have won only once in the last four but remain well clear of the relegation zone. The Cherries will look to maintain a position in and around midtable when hosting Crystal Palace. Having lost the last four Sam Allardyce will hope to lead Palace to a first league win that could take them out of the relegation zone.

The recent Burnley run – if it continued – would see them win. However, the fact the Clarets are at Turf Moor increases those chances anyway when Leicester visit. The Foxes look to avoid a third straight defeat with the champions still at risk of being sucked into a relegation battle.

Middlesbrough are in that relegation battle but – despite failing to win in the last five – remain four points clear of trouble with West Brom – who have won three of the last four – the visitors to the Riverside Stadium.

A run of four games without a win – all but one have been lost – has seen Sunderland slip to the foot of the Premier League. With Tottenham unbeaten in seven – with six won – Spurs would be expected to come away from the Stadium of Light with three points to keep in touch with a potential title challenge.

Swansea’s win in the last game took the Swans out of the relegation zone and they know a win against Southampton would ensure this remains that way. The Saints have secured a League Cup final place and been thrashed in the FA Cup since ending a four game losing run in the Premier League – back-to-back league success will be the aim at the Liberty Stadium.

After being free to focus fully on the transfer window Wednesday’s action will see the remaining games.

West Ham are looking to record a third straight Premier League win. In order to do this the Hammers will need to beat Manchester City at the London Stadium. City – who thrashed their hosts in the FA Cup in early January – are looking for a first win in three in the league.

A week ago these two sides meet in the League Cup. Manchester United saw a 17 game unbeaten run – in all competitions – come to an end when Hull beat them at the KCOM Stadium but it wasn’t enough to book a final place. The sides will meet at Old Trafford with United after the points to keep alive a chance of getting into the Champions League places. The Tigers want the win to potentially move out of the relegation zone.

Stoke are looking to extend a three game unbeaten run to remain in the top 10. Everton are very much in form having won four of their last five – also unbeaten – to move clear in 7th ahead of this meeting at the bet365 Stadium.

It goes without saying the expectation; most definitely the hope at least, will be for a positive result. But will this happen? We’ll find out soon enough.

Ahead of the game we’re looking for your views on what way you think it will go, which requires you to vote in the latest poll in one of the options you have been given.

However, don’t just look also have a say. We don’t just want your vote, which you can do to the right, we also want some thoughts and views ahead of the game as well so share these below.

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