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Simon Harrison reports: “Mane is found on the right-hand side, but Terry comes across well to make a sliding challenge. After the throw in is taken, the former Salzburg man then wins a corner from Filipe Luis. The set piece is swung in, before being squared back across goal, but Terry slides in well to deny Fonte! Alert defending from the travelling captain!”
QPR: Green, Isla, Caulker, Dunne, Hill, Hoilett, Barton, Henry, Fer, Austin, Zamora. Subs: McCarthy, Ferdinand, Phillips, Wright-Phillips, Onuoha, Mutch, Vargas.
Crystal Palace: Speroni, Mariappa, Dann, Delaney, Ward, McArthur, Ledley, Jedinak, Bolasie, Puncheon, Zaha. Subs: Hennessey, Hangeland, Kelly, Bannan, Thomas, Doyle, Campbell.
Hull: McGregor, Rosenior, Bruce, Davies, Elmohamady, Meyler, Brady, Livermore, Ramirez, Quinn, Aluko. Subs: Harper, Figueroa, Hernandez, Maguire, Jelavic, Sagbo, Ince.
Leicester: Hamer, Simpson, Wasilewski, Morgan, Konchesky, Cambiasso, James, Mahrez, Nugent, Schlupp, Ulloa. Subs: Smith, De Laet, Drinkwater, Hammond, Moore, Knockaert, Wood.
Aston Villa: Guzan, Hutton, Vlaar, Clark, Cissokho, Cleverley, Delph, Sanchez, N'Zogbia, Weimann, Benteke. Subs: Given, Okore, Bacuna, Herd, Lowton, Robinson, Grealish.
Sunderland: Pantilimon, Vergini, Jones, O’Shea, Brown, Bridcutt, Gomez, Larsson, Johnson, Wickham, Fletcher. Subs: Mannone, Cattermole, Altidore, Alvarez, Coates, Giaccherini, Buckley.
Reda Maher reports: “Arsenal, meanwhile, hand a shock start to Francis Coquelin, who replaces Tomas Rosicky, with the veteran midfielder having started - and scored in - his first PL game all season on Boxing Day. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is the replacement for the suspended Olivier Giroud, with Alexis Sanchez leading Arsenal's line in the Frenchman's absence. Theo Walcott remains on the bench after returning from his cruciate ligament injury.”
Manchester City: Hart, Zabaleta, Demichelis, Mangala, Kolarov, Fernandinho, Fernando, Navas, Silva, Nasri, Milner. Subs: Caballero, Sagna, Boyata, Clichy, Sinclair, Lampard, Jovetic.
Burnley: Heaton, Trippier, Shackell, Keane, Mee, Boyd, Jones, Marney, Arfield, Barnes, Ings. Subs: Gilks, Long, Sordell, Kightly, Jutkiewicz, Wallace, Chalobah.
Reda Maher reports: “Five changes for West Ham after their defeat to Chelsea two days ago, with Alex Song and Diafra Sakho returning as anticipated. Carl Jenkinson cannot face his parent club, so Joey O'Brien starts, while skipper Kevin Nolan also misses out.”
Peep. PEEP. Away they go at St Mary's. Chelsea have the chance to, if only briefly, go six points clear at the top.
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Harry Kane to BT Sport: “We pressed them high and created a few chances. Even game. It's another point and we move onto Chelsea. We're fit and playing well, we're ready to take on all-comers.”
Hugo Lloris to BT Sport: “Great first half, stayed in the game because we were solid defensively. We have to congratulate all the players because the spirit was great. We are not thinking about top four at the moment, we're trying to get points. If we keep moving in this way and keep the same spirit we have the quality to get something. At the moment we're just thinking about our performances.”
West Ham: Adrian, O'Brien, Reid, Tomkins, Cresswell, Amalfitano, Song, Downing, Kouyate, Sakho, Carroll. Subs: Jaaskelainen, Nolan, Noble, Collins, Demel, Cole, Valencia.
Arsenal: Szczesny, Debuchy, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Monreal, Flamini, Coquelin, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Cazorla, Alexis, Welbeck. Subs: Ospina, Gibbs, Chambers, Campbell, Walcott, Podolski, Akpom.
So, in a match that promised goals, we got precisely zero. BUT WE HAVE MORE FOOTBALL TO COME.
Southampton - Chelsea kicks off very, very soon. Don't even blink, or you'll miss something.
We're into the 89th minute at White Hart Lane. Is there time left for a winner?
Robert Pollard checks in from the home of the champions, where Manchester City will face Burnley: "This afternoon at the Etihad Manchester City will go in search of a club-record 10 straight wins in all competitions when they take on 19th-placed Burnley.
"City will be desperate to keep the pressure on Chelsea, whose form suggests they are going to be a far bigger threat to their title ambitions than Liverpool were last season. Sergio Aguero and Edin Dzeko remain sidelined, but Stevan Jovetic could return. Burnley will be without Michael Duff and Stephen Ward, but Sam Vokes is available again."
That's right, West Ham are in action too today, as they face Arsenal: "Good afternoon from a sunny but chilly Upton Park, where Arsenal have made the relatively short trip to West Ham just two days after a narrow win over QPR. The Hammers’ excellent run – which saw them land in the top four – ended on Boxing Day with defeat to Premier League leaders Chelsea; Arsenal, meanwhile, could move into the Champions League places if they win here and Southampton lose to Chelsea.
"The Gunners are without Olivier Giroud, who is suspended for headbutting QPR’s Nedum Onuoha, plus several injured players, including Jack Wilshere, Mesut Ozil, Aaron Ramsey and Mikel Arteta. West Ham are expected to return ex-Gunners midfielder Alex Song to the starting XI after he and striker Diafra Sakho were rested against Chelsea."
Harry Kane rocks up like a hurricane there, bursting beyond the Manchester United defence, and finds Ryan Mason with a lovely cut-back but the midfielder sees his effort skim the bar on its way over. So, so close for Tottenham.
Christian Eriksen has scored a fair few free-kicks this season and tries again here, hitting a dipping 20-yard effort towards the bottom corner, but David De Gea makes a strong save.
Mauricio Pochettino then rings the changes, with Erik 'RABONA' Lamela and Mousa Dembele on for Nacer Chadli and Andros Townsend.
Mauricio Pochettino appears dissatisfied with his side's performance this afternoon, and has been barking orders from the touchline as Tottenham look to take the lead.
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