Defending champions City have the upper hand as they lead by a point knowing they only have to match Liverpool's result to become the first side in a decade to retain the title. Liverpool have not lifted the league since 1990, but could not have done much more to finally end that wait after posting a club record 94 points with one game to spare. Incredibly the Reds could post the third highest points tally ever in the Premier League with victory against Wolves and still miss out. "Both teams deserve the title. But it can be just one. The team that is going to lose can't have regrets because they have given everything," said City boss Pep Guardiola. Statistically this is the greatest Premier League title race of all-time, but AFP Sports looks at what rivals it for drama from the history books. 2011/12 - Aguero snatches the title It is rare for the title to be won on the final day, even rarer to do it in the final minute of stoppage time in the final game. Should City seal … [Read more...] about Man City v Liverpool: The best ever English title race?
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The Reds now lead second-placed reigning champions Manchester City by two points. City still have two games to play, but Liverpool's win at St James' Park means the title race will go all the way to the final day of the league season on May 12. The remaining Premier League fixtures for both teams: Liverpool May 12: Wolves (home) Manchester City May 06: Leicester (home) May 12: Brighton (away) … [Read more...] about Liverpool v Man City — Premier League run-in
Jurgen Klopp's men face a tricky trip to Newcastle on Saturday, two days before Pep Guardiola's City host Leicester, with just one point separating the pair. Below them, Tottenham, Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United remain in the hunt to secure the remaining two top-four places despite stuttering form. And at the bottom of the table, Cardiff's Premier League future is hanging by a thread as they prepare to host Crystal Palace. AFP Sports looks at the state of play in the Premier League ahead of the penultimate weekend of the competition. The title race It is advantage City in arguably the greatest Premier League title race in history with neither side having dropped points for two months. Defending champions City, after 12 straight wins, are on 92 points, one clear of relentless Liverpool, who have lost just once in the league all season. Defeat for Liverpool at Newcastle, managed by former Reds' boss Rafael Benitez, would give City the chance to wrap up the … [Read more...] about Liverpool must dig deep to keep Man City title fight alive