Former Liverpool participant, Mark Lawrenson, has predicted Manchester Metropolis to beat Manchester United on the Etihad Stadium on Sunday night.
Lawrenson additionally predicted Chelsea to defeat Everton on Monday evening at Stamford Bridge.
Offering his predictions, Lawrenson informed BBC Sport, “Each these sides are proper within the combine for the highest 4, and this can be a robust one to name.
“Chelsea nonetheless haven’t conceded a house objective in 4 video games beneath Thomas Tuchel, and Everton are higher on the street than they’re at Goodison Park – the Toffees haven’t misplaced an away recreation since 1 November, and 29 of their 46 factors have come on the street.
“I’m going to go together with a Chelsea win right here, though it will not shock me if Everton supervisor Carlo Ancelotti finally ends up getting one thing to point out for his return to Stamford Bridge.”
Commenting on the Man Metropolis vs Man United recreation, Lawrenson stated, “United should know by now that they aren’t going to cease Metropolis successful the league.
“I keep in mind in April 2018 when Metropolis led 2-0 on this recreation at half-time and have been about to clinch the title, however United got here again to win 3-2.
“That solely delayed the inevitable, although. Metropolis have been topped champions a couple of days later.
“It’s related with this recreation. United have been struggling to attain of late – they’ve drawn a clean of their previous three video games in all competitions – but when they do get one thing out of it, it is going to be extra necessary for his or her top-four hopes than for catching Metropolis on the prime.”
The kick-off time for Chelsea vs Everton is 7 pm, whereas that of Man Metropolis vs Man United is 5:30 pm.