Tottenham odds drift for top-four Premier finish

Tottenham have been pushed out to 8-11 with Betway to finish in the top four of the Premier League after they slipped to a 2-1 defeat at Southampton.

Harry Kane had put Spurs ahead but goals from Yan Valery and James Ward-Prowse gave the Saints a vital victory to aid their campaign against relegation.

Manchester City extended their lead at the top of the table to four points with a 3-1 victory over Watford. Raheem Sterling scored a hat-trick.

Southampton are 10-1 to be playing in the Sky Bet Championship next season but a defeat would have seen them fall into the bottom three after Cardiff posted a 2-0 home victory over West Ham.

The Bluebirds still have two points to make up on Burnley, who head to Liverpool on Sunday, and Neil Warnock’s side are 4-11 with Betway and Hills to make an immediate return to the second tier.

Brighton boosted their chances of staying up by claiming a 2-1 win at Crystal Palace, to draw level with the Eagles on 33 points, five points ahead of Cardiff.

Newcastle also eased any worries they had of falling through the trap door by recovering from a two-goal deficit to post a 3-2 home win over Everton.

Basement boys Huddersfield and second-from-bottom Fulham look doomed after the Terriers fell to a 2-0 home defeat to Bournemouth and the Cottagers lost 3-1 at Leicester.

In the Sky Bet Championship, West Brom have sacked head coach Darren Moore after a 1-1 draw at home to bottom club Ipswich.

Match in Focus

20:00 Mo 22Apr SKY

Chelsea v Burnley

Home WinDrawAway Win
Key stats
  • Burnley have scored in 15 of their last 17 league matches.
Expert verdict
Chelsea have ten victories from 13 matches in all competitions at Stamford Bridge and should add to that impressive record when they host Burnley.The Blues have their sights set on a top-four finish, but could be vulnerable to a Burnley attack that has scored ten goals in five away matches.

 

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