All The Premier League Fixtures In Week 5, Their Recent Forms And Predicted Match Day Results.
The UEFA Competitions opening matches have been concluded and it is another weekend to continue league actions. In this Week 5 of the new premier League season, there are mouthwatering games to entertain Football fans all over the world. First of those is the Premier League clash between Newcastle United and Leeds United on Friday 17th September, followed with Six(6) matches on Saturday, while the remaining three(3) EPL match will premier on Sunday 18th.
Friday EPL match is a late kick-off, while Saturday games begin with an early kick off, as Wolves will play host to Brentford at the Molineux Stadium.
In this article, SirKinGsEliTe have compiled all the Premier league actions, time, recent forms and likely match results.
Friday, 17th September.
08:00pm: Newcastle United Vs Leeds United
The past meetings these two sides at St. James Park in all competitions have ended in two wins, one draw and one lost Newcastle United. Leeds United defeated the magpies last season in this fixture and will hoping to pile more misery on Steve Bruce’s men who are winless in all competitions this season. For Leeds United, they are winless but have collected two points from two previous matches against Burnley and Everton played in between a 3-0 win in the EFL Cup.
Both teams sit 17th(Newcastle) and 18th(Leeds United) respectively in the EPL log. So expect a very cagey affairs but it is Newcastle who is more likely to win.
Predicted Match Result: NWU 2:1 LEEDS
12:30pm: Wolverhampton Vs Brentford
This is the first time both teams will be meeting in the Premier League Era, but did meet occasional at the Brentford Community Stadium during their time in the Championship. They also have battled in the league one and FA Cup.
In the past four meetings between these two sides at Molineux Stadium, Wolves have won thrice and lost once. Wolves earned their First three points of the season to sit 13th in the EPL log after beating Watford away last weekend, while Brentford lost at home to Brighton Albion to sit 10th. In this scenario, we should expect a tighter game from both teams.
Predicted Match Result: WOL 0:0 BRE
03:00pm: Burnley Vs Arsenal
Arsenal have won two(2) of their past four away trip to Turf Moor, while drawing two(2). Burnley are winless this season except for their Penalty-shootouts victory over Newcastle in the EFL Cup Second Round, their only point in the premier League have come from their home draw with Leeds United in Week 3.
With Arsenal grabbing their first win of the premier League season, expect a better performance from the gunners against a very physically drilled Burnley.
Predicted Match Result: BUR 1:3 Arsenal
03:00pm: Liverpool Vs Crystal Palace
Sitting 3rd after a 3-0 away win over Leeds United, Liverpool will be hoping for more of the same from the Reds guns after an impressive midweek win over AC Milan in Anfield. Crystal Palace must be buoyed by their impressive 3-0 win over Tottenham last weekend and will be hoping to hurt the Reds. They have have 5 points and sit 11th in the EPL log.
Liverpool have won all their past five meetings with the Eagles at Anfield, and will be hoping to repeat same against Patrick Viera’s men.
Predicted Match Result: LIV 4:1 CRY
03:00pm: Manchester City Vs Southampton
Manchester City have won all their past four fixtures with Southampton at the Etihad Stadium and sit 5th after four games, their only defeat so far coming from the opening match day against Tottenham. Southampton, who sits 14th in the EPL log, are winless in the league and have collected three points from three draws from West Ham, Manchester United and Newcastle United.
Buoyed by their midweek demolition of RB Lepzig, expect a little of that at Etihad Stadium.
Predicted Match Result: MNC 5:1 SOU
03:00pm: Norwich Vs Watford
Norwich have lost two(2), won one(1) of their past three premier League fixtures with Watford at Carrow Road Stadium. They sit bottom of the EPL log with zero point and (-10) goal difference. Watford are not better off, losing all their last three EPL matches but sits 15th in the EPL log thanks to their opening match win over Aston Villa.
The match will be cagey as both teams will most likely settle for shared points.
Predicted Match Result: NOR 0:0 WAT
05:30pm: Aston Villa Vs Everton
Aston have won two(2), lost one(1) and drawn one(1) against the toffees in the last four fixtures between them at Villa Park. Aston Villa have 4 points and sits 12th in the league table, while Everton FC sits 4th with 10 points and are unbeaten.
Everton FC under Rafael Benitez have shown great improvement and will provide a tough test for Dean Smith’s men. So, expect a slender victory for Benitez’s Men.
Predicted Match Result: ASV 1:2 EVE
Sunday, 18th September
02:00pm: Brighton Albion Vs Leicester City
The Albion in their past four fixtures at the American Express Community have lost three(3) and drawn one(1). They have started the season impressively, winning three(3) of their opening four league matches to sit 6th, while Leicester City have won two(2) and lost two(2) of their opening four league matches, to sit 9th in the EPL log.
Expect a very interesting game from both teams, but Leicester City are more likely to snatch all three points.
Predicted Match Result: BRH 1:2 LEC
02:00pm: Manchester United Vs West Ham
West Ham have won twice in their past five meetings with the Red devils at London stadium, and will pose a very strong test for Ole Gunnar’s men who lost during the midweek against Young Boys in the UEFA Champions League, while West Ham enjoyed their return to European football with a 2-0 away win over Dinamo Zagreb in the Europa League.
Both teams are on unbeaten run in the league, with Manchester United siting 1st in the EPL table with 10 points, while West Ham sits 8th with 8 points. However, Manchester United are more likely to triumph due to squad depth.
Predicted Match Result: WHU 1:2 MUN
04:30pm: Tottenham Hotspur Vs Chelsea FC
Week 5 of the premier League actions, concludes with a Super Sunday blockbuster derby clash between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea. Tottenham Hotspur have lost two(2) and won one(1) of the past three home fixtures against the European Champions, and will need to improve significantly after a 3-0 loss to Crystal Palace in Week 4 was followed by a 2-2 draw away to Rennes on Thursday. Chelsea meanwhile are unbeaten in all competitions including a 3-0 win over Aston Villa last weekend, and will be hoping to pile more misery on Nuno Espirito’s men who lost Lucas moura and Steven Bergwijn to serious injuries.
Chelsea, 2nd on the EPL table with 10 points, is just one point ahead of Tottenham Hotspur in 7th. The derby is more likely to end in a 1-1 draw at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
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