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Tottenham Hotspur vs. Newcastle United
The combination of Gareth Bale and Jermain Defoe has helped push Spurs back within one point of third place. If Clint Dempsey can find his form, they will feature one of the league's most dangerous attacking trios. Newcastle won't be able to keep up.
Prediction: 2-1 Tottenham
Chelsea vs. Wigan Athletic
Even though Chelsea's recent skid continued with a loss to Newcastle, the Blues possess too much talent to keep fading. Sooner or later, they are going to take out all their frustrations on another club, and don't be surprised if it's Wigan on Saturday.
Prediction: 3-0 Chelsea
Norwich City vs. Fulham
Fulham were competitive with Manchester United over the weekend, which should boost their confidence ahead of a trip to Norwich. However, the Canaries have been a much stronger club at home and should be able to earn a draw.
Stoke City vs. Reading
Don't expect many fireworks in this one. Stoke City are committed to playing a defense-first style and Reading have struggled to generate consistent scoring opportunities, which explains why they are battling to avoid relegation.
Sunderland vs. Arsenal
Lukas Podolski and a fortunate deflection allowed Arsenal to keep pace in the race for a Champions League spot over the weekend. These are the matches—against inferior competition on the road—that they must win from here on out.
Prediction: 2-1 Arsenal
Swansea City vs. Queens Park Rangers
Swansea's offense has gone silent. The Swans haven't scored a goal in their last three matches, but still managed two draws thanks to strong play from the back line. A match against last-place QPR should get them back on track.
Prediction: 1-0 Swansea
Southampton vs. Manchester City
The pressure is on City now. They can't afford to drop many points if they want to make a comeback. A road match with a Southampton side that is fighting to stay above the relegation zone is a must-win situation for the Citizens.
Prediction: 2-0 Manchester City