The Premier League season has almost reached it's halfway mark but there is yet no telling as to who is making strides and who is falling behind. Here is another weekend's round-up of mixed results.

Premiership Forecast: Will The Red Devils Occupy Pole Position?

In the absence of Chelsea, United travel to Blackburn with an opportunity to go top, while Hull and Burnley battle in a relegation six pointer. Tottenham also host their bitter rivals in an eagerly anticipated North London derby in mid-week. TheHardTackle previews the crucial upcoming fixtures as the league draws ever closer to the end..