Charlie Nicholas’ Premier League predictions: More Everton frustration, another Sheffield Utd win | Football News

Charlie Nicholas returns with his latest round of Premier League predictions

Charlie Nicholas returns with his Premier League predictions as the race for the top four heats up and the action continues to come thick and fast.

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It was a great result for Aston Villa over Crystal Palace, but Bournemouth’s result out of nowhere will have dampened Villa spirits. Bournemouth have been lifted, but Villa still have the better chance of avoiding relegation with games against Arsenal and West Ham after the trip to Goodison.

When was the last time Villa had an opportunity presented to them like this? Everton were awful against Wolves, they were ripped apart. Carlo Ancelotti is getting nothing from Gylfi Sigurdsson and Richarlison, and Dominic Calvert-Lewin is not scoring now either. The service to the frontmen – it is weird how things like this develop at Everton.

2:51 Highlights from Aston Villa’s win over Crystal Palace in the Premier League

Highlights from Aston Villa’s win over Crystal Palace in the Premier League

I would love Villa to stay up, it is a special place as it was when I played…