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After what seems like an absolute age, the Premier League is back with a bang this weekend with a couple of table-topping fixtures to look forward to.
Tottenham have made a hugely impressive start to the new campaign but will face a stiff examination of their title credentials against a Manchester City side buoyed by Pep Guardiola’s decision to sign a new contract.
Champions Liverpool, beset by injuries, host leaders Leicester at Anfield, while Chelsea will hope to continue their excellent run of form at Newcastle.
As ever, Betfair ambassador Dimitar Berbatov previews the action for Metro.co.uk…
Newcastle v Chelsea
Hakim Ziyech’s form has been key to Chelsea’s recent improvement (Picture: Getty)
The Blues are flying in attack and at the back they’ve conceded just one goal in their last three matches. It’s all coming together for Frank Lampard’s men and I expect another win. Prediction: 0-3
Betfair Exchange Odds: Newcastle – 6/1, Draw – 4/1. Chelsea – 8/15
Aston Villa v Brighton
Nobody expected Villa to win so emphatically against Arsenal last time out. I hope Dean Smith’s men…