Manchester City Close To The Premier League Title
The consecutive Premier League winner of the season 2017/18 and 2018/19 is again on the way to the next title. Manchester City is unstoppable this season in Premier League. Lastly, the city rival Manchester United defeated the contenders with 2-0. But, the defeat doesn’t prevent Manchester City from winning their 14th Premier League title.
Currently, there is 14 points gap between Manchester City and Manchester United. Concurrently Manchester United is in the second position in the points table. Although Manchester City didn’t have a good start, they caught a good form after few league matches.
Liverpool’s Worst Performance In PL
On the other hand, the defending champions Liverpool is having one of the worst seasons of history.
They are at the 8th position in the Premier League table. In fact, the points difference between Liverpool and Manchester City is more than that of the relegation zone club. Liverpool is closer to the relegation zone than of the first position. Probably, this might be one of the worst runs of the season of any of the defending champions in the Premier League.
Manchester City’s Performance In The Champions League
Moreover, if we talk about Manchester City’s performance this season they are setting a fire. Not only in Premier League but also in the champions league, Pep’s army semms unstoppable. They are almost in the quarter finals of the UEFA champions league. In the first leg of round of 16, Manchester City have beaten Borussia Monchengladbach with 2-0. And, the second leg is yet to play in the Etihad Stadium. Manchester City is one of the favourites of the champions league this season. Currently, seeing the form and performances of different clubs, only Bayern and PSG are expected to give a tough fight. Bayern Munich and Paris Saint Germain are the only clubs that have the potential to stop mighty Manchester City. Thus, Manchester City has a very good chance to seal the champions league title. Moreover, Pep Guardiola is continuously focusing upon the champions league every season.
But, if we look at Manchester City’s UCL run of the past few years, small teams have eliminated them. Manchester City is always the contender of the champions league. But, they are always knocked against the underdogs and small teams. Lastly, Lyon eliminated City in the quarter-finals. Previously, Tottenham Hotspurs eliminated them while the Spurs were behind City in Premiere League and had a very average level game.
Manchester City Premier League Run . See the Article here on Manchester City Premier League Performances and results.