1. Watford Vs Leeds. 2.
The Hornets have collected just two wins from their last ten Premier League matches, and those victories came against Aston Villa and Southampton.
Still in the bottom three, Hodgson’s side cannot afford to drop points, especially against relegation rivals with eight games to go.
Jesse Marsch’s side are on a fine run, having picked seven points from their last three matches, and they are now five points clear of Watford.They will be looking to widen the gap to points and gather the much-needed momentum for their new manager.
The hosts are ten points clear of the bottom four coming into this match.In their 19 matches at home, Burton have picked nine wins, four draws, and nine defeats.
Plymouth have won seven of their last eight matches, with the only defeat coming against Ipswich.The visitors are firmly in the play-off places and can still stake a claim on the automatic promotion spots.
3. Preston Vs QPR. X.
The hosts are mathematically out of the playoff chase with an eight-point deficit over the top six.With nothing to play for, expect the home side to play without pressure in this one.
In their 19 matches at home, Preston managed seven wins and nine draws.QPR was condemned to another defeat in the hands of playoff-bound Sheffield United to record their fourth straight loss.
The visitors, who are within three points of the top six, have something to play for in this clash.They come into this match with a decent away record of eight wins across 19 travels with two draws and nine defeats.
The visitors won the reverse fixture in a five-goal thriller.
4. Cheltenham vs Portsmouth.
Cheltenham staged a stunning comeback in stoppage time to draw 4-4 at Accrington.However, the hosts have failed to win their last three and have claimed three wins in the last ten games.
In their 20 matches at home, Cheltenham won nine, drawn six, and lost five.The visitors have won six and drawn seven on their travels, and lost six in the process.
5. Bolton wanderers Vs Sheffield Wednesday. 2.
The Wanderers have won once in their last five matches and are not expected to compete for a playoff place.At home, the hosts have not shown the resilience needed winning 10 of the 20 matches and drawing six.
Sheffield Wednesday made it back-to-back wins with a 2-1 win over Wimbledon in the mid-week.They are now unbeaten in their last five matches and have only lost once in the last nine matches.
6. Hertha Berlin Vs Union Berlin. 2.
Hertha Berlin have claimed just one win across twelve matches in a period they have lost nine.The hosts are languishing at the bottom end of the table a point from safety.They have not had a great season with just seven wins to their name but five of those victories have come at home.
While their counterparts are struggling at the wrong end, Union Berlin are battling to return to European football next season.The visitors are within three points of Hoffenheim with six games to go.
7. Amiens Vs Bastia. 1.
The hosts are languishing in the mid-table and are out of contention for playoff places.They have managed seven wins at home in the 16 matches, with five draws and four defeats.
Bastia are unbeaten in their last five matches.
8. Strasbourg Vs Lyon. 2.
The hosts have only lost once in their last twelve matches and are in the Europa place coming into this match.
The hosts enjoyed a good spell at home, winning nine of the 15 matches with three draws and three defeats.
Lyon earned a hard-fought victory last time against struggling Angers. They would bounce back to win over the host.
9. Servette Vs Zurich. 2.
The hosts have won three of their last five matches in the league coming into the weekend.They have won eleven matches this season with six wins coming at home.
Zurich are having a terrific season and are on the verge of winning the title first time in 13 years.
They have only lost one of their last 18 matches and are twelve points clear of Basel.The visitors are the best-ranked side on their travels with nine wins three draws and two defeats.
10. Sivvaspor Vs Basaksehir. X
The hosts have secured their season with a twelve point cushion from the bottom four.In their 15 matches at home, Sivasspor have managed five wins and eight draws losing just two.
Basaksehir halted their winless run of four matches with a narrow 1-0 win over Yeni Malatyaspor.The visitors will hope the International break was all they wanted to turn things around.
11. Angers Vs Lille. 2.
The hosts are five points clear of the bottom three with eight games to go.Angers have managed eight wins this season, and six of those have come at home. Expect them to rely on home turf to salvage their season.
Lille played out to a frustrating 0-0 draw against struggling Bordeaux. The league champions have four wins from their last ten matches.The visitors outside the European places four points behind and will reignite the chase with a positive result.
12. Brentford Vs west Ham. X or 2.
The Bees have now won three in their last four matches after a poor spell that saw them go eleven games without winning.Thomas Franks’s sides have shown some glimpse of what we witnessed at the start of the season.
West Ham left it late to beat struggling Everton to keep their European ambitions alive.
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13. Norwich Vs Burnely. 2.
14. Brest Vs Nantes. 1.
15. Espanyol Vs Celta Vigo. X.
16. St Gallen Vs FC Basel. 2.
17. Elche Vs Real Sociedad. 2.
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