Published: Sat, May 11, 2019
Sport | By Kayla Schwartz

Premier League best bets: Manchester City take slender advantage to the wire

Premier League best bets: Manchester City take slender advantage to the wire

The Manchester City winger also discussed this Sunday's Premier League title decider as he collected the Football Writers Player of the Year Award.

Victory on Sunday would put Jürgen Klopp's side in with a chance of winning the Premier League title.

Liverpool stuttered for the second time in six days at London Stadium following their 1-1 draw with Leicester City. I didn't expect it when we were seven points behind against this Liverpool to be in the position we are now.

The Citizens are now one point clear at the top of the Premier League table as they prepare for their final game, knowing that a victory would secure their champion status for another season.

The current champions can seal the title with a win as they now sit a point clear of Jurgen Klopp's men, who face Wolves on an intriguing final day.

Preparations for Liverpool's last Premier League game of the season continued at Melwood on Friday - and our photographers were at the training ground, too.

"The top two can't be split - they've both been outstanding".

"Hopefully, we will be able to win many more trophies together".

"We've shown many things but now is not the moment to say how well we've done".

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'Undoubtedly the drama being played on the pitch has helped increase our United Kingdom live audiences across Sky Sports and BT Sport and we also believe the feelgood factor around English football following last summer's World Cup has played its part.

Having been knocked out of the Champions League by Spurs in dramatic fashion in their quarter-final in midweek, all eyes were on City to see if they could hold their nerve on the domestic front.

All of the pressure is on Manchester City as they travel to the south coast knowing a win away to Brighton will see them retain the title.

"I feel I have improved a lot over the last year-and-a-half playing at Manchester City".

"If we have to do it next season with over 100 points we will try and do it".

It's only natural that the Barca win will get Liverpool thinking that maybe someone else can do them a favour and that luck is on their side this season.

'Now we have got a brilliant end-of-season to look forward to after a record-breaking week when all four final spots in UEFA's two major club competitions were taken by Premier League teams'.

Sterling has flourished this season, scoring 17 league goals and tallying 10 assists for Pep Guardiola's City.

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