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Man City handed imminent title boost as Arsenal learn fate after Tottenham defeat

Manchester City will head to Tottenham this month, realizing Spurs have taken an enormous step again of their bid for Champions League qualification after the damaging 2-0 defeat to Chelsea this week.

Spurs’ hope of a fourth-place end had been dealt a blow after their defeat within the London derby at Stamford Bridge. Mauricio Pochettino’s aspect returned to profitable methods with Trevoh Chalobah and Nicolas Jackson scoring the objectives for the hosts.

Pep Guardiola’s crew will head to north London on Tuesday (May 14) and it’s yet one more should win sport of their problem for the Premier League title. It has been a nightmare fixture for City for the reason that ‘transfer’ to the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in 2019.

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Their 1-0 FA Cup fourth-round win earlier this yr was not solely the primary victory on the new floor however the first (and nonetheless solely) objective there too. Only one level separates City from leaders Arsenal, who will hope rivals Spurs can injury City’s title hopes.

However, a crew preventing for one thing is a harder take a look at than one ‘on the seaside’, and for Spurs, it may very well be extra of the latter, realizing they’ve a six-point buffer to sixth-placed Manchester United. Victory for Tottenham towards City on the penultimate weekend of the league season possible would not precisely flip issues of their favour, given the present seven-point hole to Villa.

As for the Gunners, their remaining video games are towards Bournemouth, United and Everton on the ultimate day. Liverpool in the meantime, had been dealt an enormous blow to their title hopes after a defeat to Everton and a draw to West Ham.

Jurgen Klopp’s crew are 5 factors from Arsenal and 4 from City who will play Wolves, Fulham, Spurs and West Ham of their last video games. After getting knocked out of the Champions League quarter-finals, City will not win back-to-back trebles however can nonetheless carry the Premier League and the FA Cup.

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