The English Premier League is not like any of the other European football leagues around the continent, as all the football teams do not take a break over the winter period. In fact, the festive period is perhaps one of the most competitive stages of the English Premier League as each football team plays a handful of fixtures against many of their rivals.
Nonetheless, the Premier League has headed into the second half of the 2020/21 season, therefore there will still be plenty left for football squads to play for over the course of January.
January 20/21 Is Full Of Top EPL Games
Although the English FA Cup starts to hit the schedule for many of the English Premier League teams, there are still a plethora of matches to be played throughout January, thus making it a rather exciting and action-packed month for English football clubs.
Top EPL Football Matches In January
- Chelsea vs Manchester City | January 3rd
- Southampton vs Liverpool | January 4th
- Aston Villa vs Everton | January 16th
- Leicester vs Southampton | January 16th
- Liverpool vs Manchester United | January 16th
- Leicester vs Chelsea | January 19th
- Southampton vs Arsenal | January 26th
- Everton vs Leicester | January 27th
- Tottenham vs Liverpool | January 28th
- Arsenal vs Manchester United | January 28th
Liverpool, Manchester United, Chelsea, Manchester City, Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal will each be looking to improve on results as they continue with their own objectives, whilst the likes of Everton, Leicester City, Southampton, West Ham United and Aston Villa will all want the good Decembers they have had respectively to be a sign of what January has in store for them.
At the other end, West Bromwich Albion, Fulham, Brighton & Hove Albion, Burnley and Sheffield United Football team will be hoping January can provide them with their first English Premier League win of the 20/21 season. All these, Will all be looking to fight against the drop to English football’s second tier, the Championship.
The english teams will play between 5 and 6 matches in the Premier League throughout January , thus making it incredibly hectic but also potentially exciting as there could be plenty of movement in a number of areas of the table.
Liverpool Campaign In The End Of 2020
Liverpool’s Football Club may have won the English Premier League last season, but they will want to try and retain their crown this time around as well. Indeed, coach Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool side have already made good progress as they sit top of the English Premier League, however, December has not necessarily been too kind.
Liverpool Chances To Win The 20/21 Edition Of The English Premier League
This, perhaps, has not been helped with the number of injuries that Klopp’s side has had. Liverpool has had the likes of football players like Virgil van Dijk, Thiago Alcântara, Joe Gomez and Joel Matip each miss significant parts of the 20/21 English Premier League season already.
Although they managed to beat Crystal Palace 7-0 at Selhurst Park, the last two matches in the English Premier League saw them end in a stalemate; 1-1 against West Bromwich Albion and 0-0 against Newcastle United.
Nonetheless, Liverpool football team will have plenty of opportunities to increase their three-point advantage at the top of the English Premier League throughout the month of January, as they will play a total of five football matches.
Liverpool will host Manchester United football team at Anfield on January 17, 2021, then host Burnley before heading to London to play Tottenham Hotspur on January 21, 2021. The last game of January will see them remain in the capital as they will compete against West Ham United in a football match that could certainly provide fans with plenty of moments.
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