Premier League Fixtures for 9th March

This Weekend’s matchups prove to be an interesting one featuring several teams in danger of relegation. West Bromwich Albion and Swansea City looks to be the highlight of the weekend as both teams are fighting for a spot in the Europa league. Look for a tense Sunday afternoon as the teams battling relegation are poised to give it their all in these last few matches.

Norwich City v Southampton

Norwich City looks to bounce back from a 0-4 trashing by Division leaders Manchester United as they host Southampton this Sunday. Southampton on the other hand is still reeling from a painful loss to the Queens Park Rangers.With just 10 games to go, Southampton is still in significant danger of being relegated. This match up looks to be tense one as both teams are looking to bounce back from their losses and end the season with a flourish.

Queens Park Rangers v Sunderland

Queens Park Rangers have just come from a 2-1 victory against Southampton. They look to dig themselves out of a rather deep hole as they are first in line for relegation. With just 10 games to go, every game is a crucial one for QPR. Sunderland is sitting in the middle of the standings and looks to try and win the next several matches and clear away any possibility of relegation. Sunderland has just come from a tough draw with Fulham. Look for them to try and dominate early and overwhelm QPR.

Reading v Aston Villa

Both Reading and Aston Villa are in the relegation zone. The victor in this weekend matchup will have some breathing room. Both teams have 5 wins in 28 matches though Aston Vila fares slightly better with a 1 draw advantage over Reading. It may be a tough match up for Aston Villa as 4 of Readings 5 wins have come from home. Still, anything goes between these two desperate teams.

West Bromwich Albion v Swansea City

Both teams are in the running for a Europa cup spot, and both looked determined to get it. West Brom just came from a one goal loss against Chelsea. Swan City had just narrowly beat Newcastle last march 2. Look for a defensive struggle with the ball staying mainly in the middle as both teams try and come up with at least one goal to beat the other. Both of these teams can still manage to overtake Liverpool and attain the last Europa slot.

The end of the season is just around the corner. teams in danger of relegation have to make one final push, while those in the middle of the pack must maintain their positions. The last 2 Europa slots are still open for contention. Manchester United is sitting pretty at the top and looks to just re out the last few games. The weekend 9th March 2013 matchups may prove to be a pivotal one for relegation risks Reading,Aston Villa, Queens Park Rangers and Southampton. West Bromwich Albion and Swansea City are also looking to perform well this month and catch a spot in the Europa league.

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