Mark Lawrenson's Premier League predictions

BBC Sport expert Mark Lawrenson

BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson is pitting his wits against a different guest each week this season.

Darren Farley and Paul Reid

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Football impersonators predict results

His opponents for the latest round of Premier League fixtures are impersonators Darren Farley and Paul Reid.

David Beckham, Jose Mourinho, Rafael Benitez and Lawro himself are among the personalities to feature as Farley and Reid take a look at the weekend's games.

You can see all of their predictions - and impersonations - on Football Focus at 12:15 GMT on Saturday on BBC One and this website (in the UK).

PredictionsScoreLawroFarleyReid
SATURDAY
Wigan v Arsenal0-10-21-01-0
Man City v Reading1-03-00-02-1
Newcastle v QPR1-02-12-12-1
Southampton v Sunderland0-11-17-44-0
Tottenham v Stoke0-02-00-11-0
West Brom v Norwich2-12-01-00-2
West Ham v Everton1-22-01-11-1
Liverpool v Fulham4-02-02-02-3
SUNDAY
Swansea v Man Utd1-10-26-71-2
Chelsea v Aston Villa8-02-04-00-2

A correct result is worth ONE point, while a correct score earns THREE points.

Last week, Lawro took on former Manchester City and Sunderland manager Peter Reid.

Lawro got five results right, with one perfect score, and his score of seven saw him edge out Reid (six correct results, with no perfect scores).

This season, we will also be keeping a record of the total scores for Lawro and his guests (below), and showing a table of how the Premier League would look if all Lawro's predictions came off (also at the bottom of the page).

Total scores after week 17
Lawro131
Guests100

LAWRO'S PREDICTIONS

SATURDAY

All kick-offs at 15:00 GMT unless otherwise stated.

Wigan 0-1 Arsenal (12:45 GMT)

Prediction: 0-2

Match report

Man City 1-0 Reading

Prediction: 3-0

Match report

Newcastle 1-0 QPR

Prediction: 2-1

Match report

Southampton 0-1 Sunderland

Prediction: 1-1

Match report

Tottenham 0-0 Stoke

Prediction: 2-0

Match report

West Brom 2-1 Norwich

Prediction: 2-0

Match report

West Ham 1-2 Everton

Prediction: 2-0

Match report

Liverpool 4-0 Fulham

Prediction: 2-0

Match report

SUNDAY

Swansea 1-1 Man Utd

Prediction: 0-2

Match report

Chelsea 8-0 Aston Villa

Prediction: 2-0

Match report

Lawro was speaking to BBC Sport's Chris Bevan

Lawro v Guests
P17W8D4L5
GUEST LEADERBOARDSCORE
Kevin Sinfield11
Luke Campbell10
Mo Farah8
Lawro7.71 (average)
James Arthur7
Dave Brailsford7
Example7
Goran Ivanisevic7
Joe Calzaghe6
Andy Murray6
Peter Reid6
Natalie Lowe5
Joanna Rowsell5
Greg Rutherford5
Michael Vaughan4
Justin Young4
Jonny Brownlee3
Stephanie Houghton3
Dani King2
Carl Froch1

Lawro's best score: 14 points (week eight).

Lawro's worst score: four points (week three).

BBC Sport expert Mark Lawrenson
ARROWS DENOTE DIFFERENCE TO REAL TABLE
POSTEAMPWDLFAGDPTSDIFF+/-
1.Man Utd171340333+30430
2.Everton1711602814+1439+4
3.Arsenal1711332711+1636+2
4.Man City1710522811+1735-2
5.Tottenham1710252312+1132-1
6.Chelsea159422210+1231-3
7.QPR178362019+127+12
8.Liverpool176831814+426+4
9.Newcastle177462216+625+6
10.Sunderland176651920-124+6
11.Stoke175841818023-2
12.Southampton167091523-821+5
13.Swansea173771424-1016-3
14.West Brom1743101726-915-7
15.West Ham173591423-914-4
16.Fulham1742111425-1114-3
17.Wigan1742111228-1614+1
18.Norwich1724111228-1610-10
19.Aston Villa1724111229-1710-5
20.Reading1614111327-1470

Lawro did not make a prediction before the rearranged Chelsea-Reading game on 22 August.

Make your own predictions to see how the Premier League will look after this weekend.

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