The first game on this Smart Acca comes from the Vitality Stadium as AFC Bournemouth hosts Liverpool in a meeting of 12th against first-place in the standings.
Bournemouth are in decent form of late, with their only defeat in their last five matches being a 3-1 loss away at Spurs. Apart from that, Andoni Iraola’s men have managed to beat Manchester United and Fulham by 3-0 scorelines, while also earning 3-2 victories against both Nottingham Forest and QPR.
Liverpool are on a four-match winning run since their 1-1 draw with Arsenal at Anfield on 23rd December having beaten Burnley 2-0, Newcastle United 4-2, Arsenal 2-0 and Fulham 2-1 with Curtis Jones and Cody Gakpo scoring in their most recent outing against the Cottagers.
Fourth meets 12th in the Championship on Sunday, as Leeds United go head-to-head with Preston North End at Elland Road.
Daniel Farke’s men are on a three-match winning streak following 2-1 and 1-0 losses to Preston and West Brom, as the Peacocks have gone on to earn three 3-0 victories in a row against Birmingham City, Peterborough United and Cardiff City.
Preston have had a mixed run of form, as prior to their 2-0 win over Bristol City on 13th January, their last win came at the expense of Leeds on Boxing Day, having taken full advantage of a 53rd-minute red card for Ilan Meslier. In between these wins, North End had suffered 1-0, 2-0 and 4-0 losses to Sheffield Wednesday, Sunderland and Chelsea.
Second-place Real Madrid faces bottom-of-the-table Almeria at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday.
Los Blancos will enter this game with a point to prove having been knocked out of the Copa del Rey on Thursday after a 4-2 defeat to Atletico Madrid. Before this, Real had beaten the likes of Barcelona 4-1 and Atletico 5-3 to win the Spanish Super Cup, after a 3-1 cup win over Arandina and a 1-0 league victory over Mallorca.
Almeria managed a shock 0-0 draw with Girona last time out after suffering 1-0 and 3-2 losses to Osasuna and Barcelona following another 0-0 draw, this time with Mallorca in the aftermath of a 2-1 defeat away at Atletico Madrid.
Top of the table Girona takes on a struggling Sevilla side that sits all the way down in 17th place.
Girona are in decent form of late, having beaten Rayo Vallecano 3-1 and Elche 2-0 in the Copa del Rey, while drawing 0-0 and 1-1 with Almeria and Real Betis on either side of an impressive 4-3 victory over Atletico Madrid where Valery Fernandez, Savio, Daley Blind and Ivan Martin all got on the scoresheet.
Sevilla’s only wins in their last five outings have come in the Copa del Rey, having beaten both Getafe 3-1 and Racing Ferrol 2-1. In terms of league form, the visitors have suffered 3-2, 2-0 and 1-0 losses against Deportivo Alaves, Athletic Club and Atletico Madrid.
Feyenoord travels to Vitesse as they desperately look to close their 12-point deficit to league leaders PSV.
Vitesse have picked up just four points from their last five league games, seeing them sit 17th in the table. During the aforementioned run of games, the home side had drawn 0-0 with Utrecht and beaten Heracles 2-0, while losing 5-0 to both Almere City and Ajax, as well as suffering a 3-1 defeat at Fortuna Sittard.
Feyenoord have won two of their last five matches, having beaten Voldendam 3-1 in between 2-1 defeats to PSV and Celtic, before thrashing Heracles 4-0 and drawing 2-2 at home to NEC last time out after blowing a 2-0 lead gave to them by Javairo Dilrosun and Santiago Gimenez.
In what promises to be a scintillating encounter, Real Sociedad are poised to take on Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League on Tuesday, with both teams eager to assert their ...