Hull City v Manchester United

I think there is going to be a twist - Hull will win this game.

They've got so much to play for. These players are playing to stay in the best league in the world - careers are on the line. Man Utd are fourth - their job is done. Hull will go out with high intensity. Nikica Jelavic looked lively last week and he could be the hero.

Some of the United players will be thinking 'I don't want to get injured here, I'm going on holiday on Monday!' You don't want to be sitting in a treatment room for three weeks being injured. Hull played well at Tottenham last week - if they play like that and keep the back door shut, I'll think they will win and it's then over to Newcastle. It's going down to the wire.

PAUL PREDICTS: 2-1


Newcastle United v West Ham United

There will be drama. I just don't think Newcastle are a good team - at all. But this weekend all comes down to the fans. Newcastle's fans are great but they have to stick with the team for 90 minutes - not just for 20 minutes.

The players' confidence must be so low they could walk under a snake with a top hat on at the moment.

If they get relegated it would be disaster. It's so hard to get out of the Championship now.

I watched them last week at QPR and they should be safe now. They were 1-0 up at half-time and absolutely cruising. Then got battered second half. If you look at Fabricio Coloccini for the goal that Leroy Fer scored... he moved out of the way! You can't do that. You've got to let it hit you in the face! Don't you want to be playing in the Premier League next year?!

However, if you had to pick one team at home to get a result against, it would be West Ham, without a doubt. I would be backing Newcastle to go down if it was any team but West Ham.

The only thing is, Sam Allardyce is going back to Newcastle - he shouldn't have got sacked there. Would he love to send them down? I'm going to say yes. Would Kevin Nolan want to send Newcastle down? I don't think so.

The thing is, it's OK Allardyce wanting to send them down but the players are the ones on the pitch.

There will be drama. It will be tight all the way but Newcastle will nick it with a late goal.

PAUL PREDICTS: 2-1


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