The big match takes place tomorrow when Man Shitty and my guys from Arsenal will duke it out at Shitty’s house.
Both Arsenal and Shitty have a ton at stake as we get into the silly season. My Gunners are in third place with 34 points. Shitty is in fourth place with 33 points.
Top dog Chelsea is on the road at Crystal Palace’s house later today. The Blues are in the catbird seat with 40 points.
Second place Liverpool 34 points has a hot date with Everton on Monday.
Sixth place Man U 27 points takes a little trip to West Brom’s house. Albion sits in seventh place with 23 points.
EPL preview reports: “Following a light training session scheduled for Friday afternoon, West Bromwich Albion manager Tony Pulis will assess a number of players carrying knocks, including former Manchester United man Jonny Evans.
Manchester United defender Eric Bailly will miss out with a knee injury but Chris Smalling could be fit having been sidelined since October. Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Luke Shaw are both out, while Antonio Valencia is available following a suspension.”
Jose Mourinho told the press;” He’’ a striker and sometimes, in other positions, you can hide yourself a little bit more and protect yourself with experience and position,” Mourinho told manutd.com.
“As a striker, I think it’s one of the impossible positions where you can hide. He’s doing phenomenal and tomorrow he’s going to play again, and then one week to rest.”
Rounding out the rest of today’s play: Middlesbrough-Swansea City, Stoke City-Leicester City, Sunderland-Watford, and West Ham- Hull City.
Rest of tomorrow’s action looks like this: Bournemouth- Southampton and Tottenham- Burnley.
Spurs are in fifth place with 30 points.