Rodney Marsh predicts the Premier League relegation zone when asked on Twitter

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Rodney Marsh is back Aston Villa, Norwich City and Sunderland for the drop this season.

Pundit Rodney Marsh has taken to Twitter to predict that Aston Villa, Norwich City and Sunderland will all suffer relegation from the Premier League this season.

Whilst the race for the title sees Leicester City, Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal and Manchester City all vying for top spot, there is also the battle for survival to be decided.

There are six teams fighting for their lives right now; Aston Villa, Sunderland, Newcastle United, Norwich City, Swansea City and Bournemouth, with three going down and three being able to plan for next season as a Premier League team.

Their recent results haven't been great, respectively. Aston Villa lost for the 17th time this season at Stoke City on Saturday, just two weeks after losing 6-0 to Liverpool. Bottom of the league with only three wins all season, Remi Garde's men are eight points adrift of safety and look doomed.

Then, things get interesting. Sunderland have picked up just five points from their last six games, Newcastle have lost six of their last nine games, whilst Norwich have lost six of their last seven and picked up just one point that spell.

Swansea and Bournemouth, three and five points clear of the relegation zone respectively, have a little breathing room but can't rest on their laurels just yet.

Now, pundit Rodney Marsh has been asked on Twitter who he thinks will suffer the drop to the Championship - and he believes it will be Villa, Sunderland and Norwich City, meaning Newcastle would yet again avoid relegation by the skin of their teeth.

Who do you think will be relegated from the Premier League this season?

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