Manchester City is just one win away from the title. The leader did Saturday excellent business with a win in the English top match against Tottenham Hotspur. Liverpool and Chelsea picked up three points in the Premier League.
After three defeats in a row – two in the Champions League (against Liverpool) and one in the league (against Manchester United) – saw Josep Guardiola are City finally have a win. Spurs were at Wembley with 1-3 records.
City state after 33 matches, on 87 points. Rival United follows with 71 points, but is still in action against hekkensluiter West Bromwich Albion. In the case of loss of the fellow-townsman can the ‘Citizens’ without playing Sunday for a party to celebrate.
Tottenham Hotspur remain in fourth place stings, that at the end of the season, however, gives you the right to Champions League football. The North Londoners to defend in the remainder of the competition, a margin of seven points at number five Chelsea.
City was Saturday early in a seat. Gabriel Jesus sprinted halfway through the first half way from the back of Davinson Sanchez and shot the opening goal. Three minutes later doubled Ilkay Gundogan the margin from the strafschopstip after a violation of goalkeeper Hugo Lloris on Raheem Sterling.
Just before half-time brought Christian Eriksen the voltage back a little by the 1-2 inside tapping, but knew the team of manager Mauricio Pochettino hardly any danger to be founded for the purpose of City. In the 72nd minute threw Sterling to the competition in the slot by alert to respond to a stopped commitment of Jesus.
If United the titelfeest of the fellow-townsman Sunday snooze, then City next week Saturday, the fifth title in the club history itself secure by a home win of Swansea City.
Liverpool picked up three important points in the battle for Champions League football. The ‘Reds’ of Virgil van Dijk and Georginio Wijnaldum won the match with 3-0 of the AFC Bournemouth of Nathan Aké and consolidated as the third place.
With four games to go, the semi-finalist of the Champions League, ten points more than number five Chelsea, who have a duel less played. The top four teams will qualify for the group stage of the European miljoenenbal.
Four days after reaching the semi-finals at the expense of Manchester City, stripped of Liverpool has convincing of the powerless Bournemouth. It was 3-0 thanks to an early goal from Sadio Mané and matches of top scorer Mohamed Salah and Robert Firmino in the second half.
Both Van Dijk if Wijnaldum if the full ninety minutes join Liverpool-manager Jürgen Klopp. When Bournemouth played Aké the whole game at Anfield.
Chelsea recorded a handsome 2-3 victory on a visit to Southampton. The team of the embattled manager Antonio Conte made in the second half of a 2-0 deficit to undo. Jürgen Locadia lost with Brighton and Hove Albion the degradatiekraker against Crystal Palace.
The Londoners were left behind by goals from former FC Groningen Dusan Tadic and Jan Bednarek in, respectively, the 21st and sixtieth minute. Chelsea straightened then, however, the back and put in a period of only nine minutes of the contest completely on its head.
First it was Olivier Giroud who in the seventieth minute for the aansluitingstreffer made, and then Eden Hazard in the 75th minute of the second half, and again Giroud in the 79th minute to matchwinner crowned.