Every week I will be doing predictions (Imy’s gimme) on the English Premier League. I expect you people to challenge me and we can see who has the better prediction. So here it goes.
Saturday 15 October 2011
Liverpool V Man Utd: - 12.45 local time, 16.45 PST
This game at Anfield brings together England’s two most successful teams. Liverpool will be looking to win against their rivals to maintain a title charge, whereas the inform United will look to win to stay as the leaders of the league.
Imy’s Gimme: - Despite a valiant effort from the Merseyside club, the champions will win 1-2
Man City V Aston Villa: - 15.00 Local 19.00 PST
The high flying Manchester club will look to maintain a superb start to the season, which as seen them, along with Man Utd, run away clear at the top. 7th place Villa will know a win can take them into the top 5.
Imy’s Gimme: - The richest club in the world will overcome the midlands club with ease. 2-0
Norwich V Swansea: - 15.00 Local, 19.00 PST
Two, of three, promoted clubs will play in what can become a fascinating encounter. Both clubs have had a great start and will look to take three points and in order stay clear of a possible relegation tussle towards the end of the season.
Imy’s Gimme: - A really entertaining game will end 2-2
QPR V Blackburn: - 15.00 Local, 19.00 PST
After losing their last game 6-0 QPR will look to get things back on track against a Blackburn team that are 2nd from bottom.
Imy’s Gimme: - More misery for Blackburn as QPR take the 3 points, 1-0
Stoke V Fulham: - 15.00 Local, 19.00 PST
Both teams are around mid table and both teams would be looking to take the spoils in, as expected, a physical encounter.
Imy’s Gimme: - A tight encounter will end with the points shared. 1-1
Wigan V Bolton: - 15.00 Local, 19.00 PST
Both teams are in the relegation zone and in desperate need to win and gain three points.
Imy’s Gimme: - Both teams will show why they are in the relegation zone in a dire game. 1-1
Chelsea V Everton 17.30 Local, 21.30 PST
The inform Londoners take on Everton that have been a mixed bag this season. Chelsea need a win to create pressure on the Manchester clubs and Everton need a win to stay away from the relegation zone.
Imy’s Gimme: - Expect a rampant Chelsea romp 3-0
Sunday 16 October
West Brom V Wolves: - 12.00 Local, 16.00 PST
Another encounter against two teams near the relegation zone and a win will be imperative.
Imy’s Gimme: - A close encounter will finish 1-1
Arsenal V Sunderland: - 13.30 Local, 17.30 PST
Struggling Gooner’s take on Sunderland, who are one place below them in the league. A must win for Arsenal.
Imy’s Gimme: - Arsenal back on track, but not before another fragile defensive performance. 2-1
Newcastle V Tottenham: - 16.00 Local, 20.00 PST
4th placed Newcastle take on 6th placed Spurs in what promises to be a exhibition of attacking Football.
Imy’s Gimme: - Going to really stick my neck in this one and say a 2-3 win Spurs.