Arsenal legend – Paul Merson predicted Arsenal and Chelsea matches in round 35 of the Premier League, and he believes both London teams will lose points.
Chelsea have lost six consecutive games since Lampard’s return to Stamford Bridge as caretaker manager, if they lose to Bournemouth in the 35th round, they will have for the first time since 1993 lose five consecutive matches in the Premier League. national championship.
Chelsea’s poor form has sent them down to 12th place in the Premier League – just nine points above the relegation zone. In contrast, Gary O’Neill’s side have won 4 of the last 5 matches to get out of the relegation zone.
Commenting on the Bournemouth vs Chelsea match, Arsenal legend Paul Merson said: “It sounds a bit strange but I don’t think Chelsea will win this match. I can’t believe I’m saying this, but how can you choose Chelsea? If Bournemouth win, they will be ahead of Chelsea.”
“What happened at Chelsea is unbelievable and I have never personally witnessed anything like it. Chelsea have too many problems. I like Bournemouth, and I think they will win 2-1.”
Arsenal will be a guest on Newcastle’s field in this round. The Gunners need to win to continue chasing Man City in the championship race, while Newcastle also need 3 points to continue the race to the Top 4. Speaking more about this match, Paul Merson said:
“This could be the game that ends Arsenal in the Premier League title race, as Newcastle are in incredible form. Eddie Howe and his players have played incredible at home this season and are well positioned to secure a place in next season’s UEFA Champions League.”
“Both Arsenal and Newcastle have played great football this season and it will be a great game, but unfortunately I don’t think Arsenal will win this game. I think it will. ended with a score of 1-1.