Andy Townsend has said on talkSPORT (5:16pm, May 16, 2022) that Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City will beat Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool to the Premier League title by beating Steven Gerrard’s Aston Villa.
The former Chelsea star has said that Manchester City are “significant favourites” to win the Premier League title ahead of Liverpool.
Townsend believes that irrespective of how Liverpool perform in their final two league games, City will win against Villa on the final day of the season to win the title for the second season in a row.
City are at the top of the Premier League table at the moment with 90 points from 37 matches.
The Citizens’ final game of the campaign is against Aston Villa at the Etihad Stadium.
Liverpool are second with 86 points from 36 matches.
Jurgen Klopp’s side will face Southampton away from home at St. Mary’s Stadium on Tuesday evening and will then take on Wolverhampton Wanderers at Anfield this coming weekend.
Andy Townsend on Liverpool v Manchester City Premier League title race
Townsend said on talkSPORT (5:16pm, May 16, 2022): “City are still, I think, significant favourites to do it. I can’t see them not winning against Aston Villa.”
In our opinion, Manchester City have the advantage over Liverpool in the race for the Premier League title this season.
City have destiny in their own hands, and we think that Guardiola’s side will win the league title again this campaign.
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