Former Liverpool defender, Mark Lawrenson, has predicted a few of in the present day’s Premier League matches.
Lawrenson backed Manchester Metropolis to beat Leeds United when each side conflict on Saturday night at Elland Street.
He additionally stated that Chelsea would defeat Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge.
“Leeds are nonetheless strengthening their squad however the one factor you may be positive about with all of their signings is that they’ll run,” Lawrenson wrote in his column for BBC Sport.
“Marcelo Bielsa’s aspect has been fabulous to date, and it’s going to be fascinating to see how he approaches this recreation towards Pep Guardiola’s Manchester Metropolis.
“Metropolis seemed unprepared of their defeat to Leicester final weekend, which is most uncommon for them below Guardiola – I’m fairly positive it received’t occur once more right here.”
On the Chelsea vs Palace match, Lawrenson stated: “Chelsea have been very skittish to date, and even within the recreation they received, towards Brighton, they gave up numerous possibilities.
“Chelsea all the time appears to be like like scoring, however defensively they’ve been everywhere. I do suppose they’ll enhance on the again, although, as soon as Thiago Silva settles in and has a daily companion as a result of he’s a correct participant.
“So, I’m going to go along with them to interrupt down Palace – they’ve positively acquired the instruments to do this, although the Eagles all the time preserve issues fairly tight.”
The kick-off time for Leeds United vs Man Metropolis is 5:30 pm, whereas that of Chelsea vs Palace is 12: 30 pm.