Premier League predictions: Lawro v This Country stars Daisy May and Charlie Cooper

Lawro's predictions

West Ham have gone six Premier League games without a win, so the last thing they need is a trip to Anfield on Monday to face runaway leaders Liverpool.

"Hammers boss David Moyes will try to make it as difficult as possible for Liverpool," said BBC football expert Mark Lawrenson said.

"His side are on such a tough run of games that anything they can get from this one is a real bonus but, being realistic, it is hard to see them getting anything there."

Lawro is making predictions for all 380 top-flight matches this season, against a variety of guests.

This week he is up against sibling actors Daisy May and Charlie Cooper, who play cousins Kerry and Kurtan Mucklowe in the Cotswolds-based BBC Three mockumentary 'This Country'.

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This Country: Isn't it four lions on a shirt?

Daisy May and Charlie are also creators and co-writers of the show, which is available now on iPlayer. Series three is on BBC One on Mondays at 22:35 GMT.

"The first series was more Kurtan's story, and the second series was Kerry's," explained Daisy May. "The third series is more about the Vicar - but it is basically just more about them being really bored."

Charlie has taken on Lawro before - in March 2018, when he got four results correct and was beaten 110-40 - but he thinks the outcome will be different this time.

"We are confident," he told BBC Sport. "I did awful last time, and got slated on Twitter for it - so this is a chance for redemption."

Premier League predictions - week 27
ResultLawroThe Coopers
SATURDAY
Chelsea v Tottenham2-12-00-3
Burnley v Bournemouth3-02-10-0
Crystal Palace v Newcastle1-02-02-0
Sheff Utd v Brighton1-12-01-1
Southampton v Aston Villa2-01-21-3
Leicester v Man City0-10-22-1
SUNDAY
Man Utd v Watford3-02-02-1
Wolves v Norwich3-02-03-0
Arsenal v Everton3-22-02-3
MONDAY
Liverpool v West Ham3-22-05-0

A correct result (picking a win, draw or defeat) is worth 10 points. The exact score earns 40 points.

LAWRO'S PREDICTIONS

All kick-offs 15:00 GMT unless stated.

SATURDAY

Chelsea v Tottenham

Chelsea 2-1 Tottenham

Lawro's prediction: 2-0

Charlie: 0-3. Chelsea are rubbish. I hate Chelsea

Match report

Burnley v Bournemouth

Burnley 3-0 Bournemouth

Lawro's prediction: 2-1

Daisy May: Burnley are going to get four, and Bournemouth three.

Charlie: They don't score enough goals, those teams. It's going to be so drab.

Daisy May: Nil-nil.

Match report

Crystal Palace v Newcastle

Crystal Palace 1-0 Newcastle

Lawro's prediction: 2-0

Charlie: Christian Benteke will score twice for Palace and it will be the most unbelievable thing that has ever happened. 2-0

Match report

Sheff Utd v Brighton

Sheff Utd 1-1 Brighton

Lawro's prediction: 2-0

Daisy May and Charlie: 1-1

Match report

Southampton v Aston Villa

Southampton 2-0 Aston Villa

Lawro's prediction: 1-2

Charlie: 1-3

Daisy May: Really? Villa have a sort of purple and blue outfit. I like that.

Match report

Leicester v Man City

Leicester 0-1 Man City

Lawro's prediction: 0-2

Charlie: 2-1. I think Pep is going to lose his head - what do you think?

Daisy May: I don't care.

Match report

SUNDAY

Man Utd v Watford

Man Utd 3-0 Watford (14:00 GMT)

Lawro's prediction: 2-0

Charlie: 2-1

Match report

Wolves v Norwich

Wolves 3-0 Norwich (14:00 GMT)

Lawro's prediction: 2-0

Charlie: 3-0

Match report

Arsenal v Everton

Arsenal 3-2 Everton

Lawro's prediction: 2-0

Charlie: I'm going to be controversial. 2-3

Daisy May: Hearing names of football teams and scores being read out on a car radio makes me feel car sick. Doesn't it you?

Charlie: Yeah it reminds me of being in a car with dad, growing up. And when Fulham had lost he used to smash the steering wheel.

Match report

MONDAY

Liverpool v West Ham

Liverpool 3-2 West Ham

Lawro's prediction: 2-0

Daisy May and Charlie: 5-0

Match report

Lawro was speaking to BBC Sport's Chris Bevan.

How did Lawro do last week?

Last weekend, in the second part of the staggered winter break programme, Lawro got four correct results, with no exact scores, from seven games, giving him 40 points to go with the 10 points he scored a fortnight ago from the first three fixtures.

His total of 50 points saw him lose to British snowboarder Katie Ormerod.

She scored 20 points in the first part of the winter break, and a further 40 in the second part after getting four more correct results, with no exact scores, giving her a total of 60 points.

Lawro's League Table graphic
+/- DENOTE POSITION DIFFERENCE BETWEEN LAWRO'S TABLE AND ACTUAL POSITION
TEAMPWDLPTS+/-
1Man City26250175+1
2Liverpool26233072-1
3Tottenham26185359+2
4Chelsea261844580
5Arsenal26127743+5
6Leicester26125941-3
7Man Utd261178400
8Watford261051135+11
=9Burnley261041234+2
=9Everton269710340
=9West Ham261041234+9
12Wolves261031333-4
13Bournemouth261021432+3
14Aston Villa26941331+3
15Newcastle26821626-2
16Southampton26731624-4
17Brighton26621820-2
18Sheff Utd26541719-12
19Crystal Palace26461618-5
20Norwich262716130

GUEST LEADERBOARD 2019-20

ScoreGuest leaderboard
160Gabriel Luna
140Arnold Schwarzenegger
100Adam Peaty
90Avelino, Helen Housby, Jo Harten, Bobby Seagull, Geraint Thomas
80Tom Davis, Andy Murray, Stephen Graham
75Lawro (average after 26 weeks)
70David Baddiel, Richard Hawley, Kojo, Michael Johnson, Craig Mitch, Alex Scott
60Sonny Bill Williams, Georgia, Katie Ormerod, Serge from Kasabian, Stefan Ratchford
50Chelcee Grimes, Reece Parkinson, Sam Warburton
40Stephen Fry, Hugh Grant, Neil Jones, Tommy O'Dell, Steve Queralt
30Matthew McConaughey, Seth Rollins
Total scores after week 26
Lawro1,940
Guests1,770
Lawro v Guests
P26W17D2L7

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