Chelsea travel across London to face Tottenham at 5.30, so Manchester City have the chance to pile more pressure on the leaders when they welcome Sunderland to the Etihad. It’s fourth versus fifth at St. Mary’s where Southampton entertain Arsenal. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger puts the Saints’ fine season down to good recruitment. Prospective new West Brom manager Tony Pulis is expected to be in the stands for their trip to West Ham. Liverpool’s aim is three wins in a row today – Leicester are today’s opponents for Brendan Rodgers’ side. John Carver has the chance to stake a claim for the permanent Newcastle manager’s job when the Magpies face Burnley. Elsewhere, Hull face Everton, QPR go up against Swansea, and Crystal Palace make the trip to Aston Villa. Meanwhile,Scottish Premiership leaders Celtic are away to Partick at 5.30. Aberdeen could top the table by then – a win at home to St. Johnstone will see them replace Celtic for a couple of hours at least. The Tayside derby kicks off at 12.15 with Dundee United facing Dundee at Tannadice. Elsewhere, Hamilton take on Ian Baraclough’s Motherwell, Ross County face Inverness and St. Mirren play host to Kilmarnock.