Former Liverpool striker, Michael Owen, has predicted Leicester Metropolis to beat Arsenal when each side conflict within the Premier League on Sunday afternoon on the King Energy Stadium.
Owen additionally backed Manchester United and Chelsea to play a goalless draw at Stamford Bridge on Sunday night.
In line with him, Everton will beat Southampton at Goodison Park on Monday.
“There have been differing fortunes for each side in Thursday’s Europa League fixtures. I used to be stunned to see Leicester crash out however was equally impressed by Arsenal’s fight-back towards Benfica,” Owen instructed BetVictor.
“I believe should you requested Brendan Rodgers privately, he’d agree that UEFA Champions League qualification is the precedence for the Foxes this season.
“Will probably be attention-grabbing to see how this one performs out. Arsenal will probably have the vast majority of the ball, and I believe that would play into Leicester’s palms.
“As I’ve beforehand talked about, Messrs Barnes, Maddison, and Vardy are all taking part in fantastically simply now, and in the event that they’re on track once more, I believe Leicester will win an entertaining contest. Leicester Metropolis v Arsenal 2-1.”
Talking on the Chelsea vs Manchester United recreation, Owen stated, “Arguably the sport of the weekend, Manchester United journey to Stamford Bridge with a unbelievable away file.
“If this have been just a few months in the past, I’d have fancied United to reap the benefits of Chelsea’s attacking fashion on the counter.
“Nonetheless, since Thomas Tuchel has arrived, all that has modified. Chelsea have a solidness about them and are an actual throwback to what we noticed when Jose Mourinho arrived there all these years in the past.
“With that in thoughts, I count on Chelsea to surrender some territory, which gained’t swimsuit United in any respect. I’m predicting an actual tactical battle, and in the long run, I believe we could find yourself with a stalemate. Chelsea v Manchester United 0-0.”
Commenting on the Everton vs Southampton, Owen stated, “What a job Carlo Ancelotti is doing. For me, it’s no shock as he’s up there with the perfect. A number of eyebrows have been raised at Everton’s beginning XI final weekend, however boy, did they get the job achieved.
“Ralph Hasenhüttl is one other supervisor that has impressed me a lot this season. Southampton could have had a little bit of a mid-season droop, however I believe that’s right down to tiredness greater than the rest.
“I’m trying ahead to this one and count on an honest match. There’s not an excessive amount of between the edges, however on the present type, it must be Everton for me. I believe it’ll end 2-1 to the Toffees. Everton v Southampton 2-1.”
The kick-off time for Leicester Metropolis vs Arsenal is 1 pm, whereas that of Chelsea vs Man United is 5:30 pm and Everton vs Southampton is 9 pm.