Everton will face off against an in-form Arsenal team on Tuesday night and the outcome will play a big role in both sides‚Äô chances in their bid for Champions League football: Everton could close the gap on top four rivals with a victory.
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158 Posted 16/04/2013 at 17:11:01
Got to love April and May for the Sport alone.
458 Posted 17/04/2013 at 13:56:06
I did it twice. The first time we finished 5th, two points ahead of Arsenal. (Stoke relegated, along with QPR and Reading.) The second time - with slightly different results, obviously - we finished 6th, two points behind Chelsea (with Villa going down instead of Stoke).
I recommend giving it a go!
460 Posted 17/04/2013 at 14:14:34
464 Posted 17/04/2013 at 14:24:32
470 Posted 17/04/2013 at 14:28:53
It's bloody hard to estimate the results for other teams. It's easier for us, because we know in our heart of hearts that there is no way will lose another game this season. Er... is there?
471 Posted 17/04/2013 at 15:07:32
473 Posted 17/04/2013 at 15:19:50
Also - Wigan go down......
577 Posted 18/04/2013 at 00:14:46
Spurs have City which is hopefully good for us, and for once I'll be hoping Liverpool win when they take on Chelsea... ok, draw.
609 Posted 18/04/2013 at 09:18:59
Gazing into the mist-shrouded future, I prophecy that Fulham-Arsenal, Spurs-City and Liverpool-Chelsea will all be draws. Unfortunately, I fear our game will be as well. More optimistically, if Spurs lose and we win, then we go above them on goal difference.
614 Posted 18/04/2013 at 09:54:19
Tottenham are catchable and perhaps Arsenal if they have a shocker or two.
I think we all felt a win was needed on Tuesday and it continues to look that way. If only a striker had arrived in January...
627 Posted 18/04/2013 at 11:41:28
It may be a better bet to look at Chelsea. They still have Liverpool, Swansea, Utd, Spurs, Villa, Us... all with Europa and FA Cup in between.
If we're looking to overhaul Spurs then jeez, all for the Europa Cup? We've got 15 good players who are already running on fumes and Europa brings nothing to the bank for investment.
635 Posted 18/04/2013 at 12:03:16
I know it's not a money spinner but it's an adventure, isn't it? A bit of glamour. As for exhausting our squad and causing us to underperform in the Premiership, well, we've had no European distractions for a couple of seasons and it hasn't helped us. Look at it positively: if we'd been playing in Europe this season then maybe some of our younger players would have developed quicker. Also, sitting on the bench has got to be a drag, I'm sure non-first-teamers would rather be getting a run out away at Lazio than simply not playing.
Oh, and by the way, Chelsea are out of the FA Cup.
637 Posted 18/04/2013 at 12:27:46
759 Posted 18/04/2013 at 21:59:29
785 Posted 18/04/2013 at 22:50:10
Sunderland 1 v 2 Everton
Liverpool 2 v 0 Chelsea
Fulham 1 v 1 Arsenal
Spurs 2 v Man City 2
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