All eyes will be on Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night for what could, all things considered, be the most important single match of the Premier League season. Arsenal will only be able to sit and watch as Chelsea and Spurs fight it out, and a Tottenham win could be the start of the Gunners ultimately being relegated to Europa League. Speaking of relegation, several teams are going to be sweating it out for at least one more weekend.
2012-13 Week 37 Premier League power rankings
20. Queens Park Rangers (relegated): I'm not going to completely bury QPR, as they did give Arsenal a fight. Too bad they couldn't be bothered to show up until they gave up a goal in 20 seconds, though.
19. Reading (relegated): So that's what people mean when they say "too little, too late." Where has this Reading been hiding since the end of 2012?
18. Newcastle United (17th in the league, 38 points): I've figured Newcastle out. They're going to leave it until Survival Sunday, when they beat Arsenal and help Tottenham earn Champions League in the process. Hey, this Spurs fan can dream, right?
17. Wigan Athletic (18th in the league, 35 points): Don't be greedy or proud, Wigan. Surrender the FA Cup Final, and just worry about staying up.
16. Norwich City (16th in the league, 38 points): Many are focused on the Newcastle collapse, and thus some are missing that Norwich are in the same state. The only thing separating the two sides is a goal difference of one.
15. Sunderland (15th in the league, 38 points): The single point on Monday was good enough for at least one day. It doesn't, however, erase the fact that Sunderland will now be without three key men for their final two matches of the season.
14. Southampton (14th in the league, 39 points): Did well to give Spurs a scare, but they were eventually the latest victims of the Player of the Year. Thing could get very nervy for Southampton if Wigan beat Swans on Tuesday.
13. Fulham (12th in the league, 40 points): Get off the beach and get back to the training ground, boys. You're not yet safe.
12. Stoke City (11th in the league, 41 points): Stoke were up a goal and a man when they essentially stopped playing at Sunderland on Monday. It was, for lack of a better description, a very Stoke thing to do.
11. Aston Villa (13th in the league, 40 points): Somebody break up Villa! Gabriel Agbonlahor was arguably player of the week, and his club is maybe just one point away from guaranteeing themselves top-flight football for another season.
10. Swansea City (9th in the league, 43 points): Swans really have no worries at this stage, and it showed this past weekend in their match against City. That could be good news for Wigan on Tuesday night.
9. West Ham United (10th in the league, 43 points): West Ham were far from great against Newcastle, but the point will do. I can't imagine they'll have to worry about the drop now.
8. West Bromwich Albion (8th in the league, 48 points): The cutoff line that separates the top clubs from the rest of the league is here. West Brom are a fine outfit, but not one capable of earning European football without making significant improvements this summer.
6. Everton (6th in the league, 60 points): On Everton possibly earning European football: "So you're telling me there's a chance?"
5. Tottenham Hotspur (4th in the league, 65 points): Bale'd out again, Spurs are still guaranteed to earn Champions League if they win out. While that sounds nice, Wednesday night at Stamford Bridge certainly won't be easy for Andre Villas-Boas and company.
4. Arsenal (4th in the league, 67 points): Arsenal will lose control of their Champions League fate if Spurs win at Chelsea on Wednesday. Enjoy cheering on the Blues, Gooners.
3. Chelsea (3rd in the league, 68 points): Know how Europa League was supposed to tire squads out and make it harder for them to finish in the top four? Nobody has told Chelsea about that, at least not yet.
2. Manchester City (2nd in the league, 72 points): City could be in danger of losing second place if they've decided to phone it in for the rest of the Premier League season. They're still winning a cup, at least.
1. Manchester United (Champions): United did Arsenal and Tottenham zero favors on Sunday. I'm willing to bet they don't care at all.
For more: Last week's power rankings
Zac has been covering Tottenham Hotspur, Major League Soccer, RBNY, the USMNT and other soccer leagues for Yahoo! Sports since 2010.
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