Says it’s not yet Chelsea’s title
As actual, Athletico light up Madrid
by means of Joe Apu
Seven factors is all that separates Chelsea’s management on the top of the English Premiership League log with scorching chasers Tottenham Spurs.
Chelsea are with seventy two points from 30 matches whereas Tottenham are with 65 points also from 30 matches but the latter will not be giving up chase as they host 10th position Watford at home these days whereas Chelsea are away to AFC Bournmouth.
Tottenham instruct, Mauricio Pochettino believes the EPL title is still no longer that of Chelsea as they continue their pursuit of greatest League leaders for the top when they welcome Watford to White Hart Lane this afternoon.
five straight league wins has kept Spurs in the title hunt as they attempt so as to add Watford to their list of victims and there is no question that some other three points are required if Pochettino’s aspect are to face an opportunity of lifting the foremost League title this season.
Spurs’ title ambitions gave the look to be in tatters once they trailed into the final two minutes of their clash with Swansea metropolis on Wednesday night time, but the London side turned issues round within the ultimate moments to record a three-1 win.
The capital outfit are actually five points clear of 1/3-place Liverpool with a game in hand and can financial institution on their unbelievable house form to shut the gap with Chelsea who take on Bournmouth.
today’s fixture will be the forty third assembly between the two groups in all competitions. it is Tottenham that lead the head-to-head 27 wins to Watford’s seven, whereas the remaining eight fixtures have completed all square.
surely, Anthonio Conte’s midweek 2-1 win over Manchester metropolis will definitely push them to take all three points at stake away to Bournmount who stand in thirteenth location on the log.
Chelsea will bank on Eden Hazard to as soon as once more make a distinction for them. Hazard after the midweek win had this to say: “i try to do my easiest and assist the workforce to win games. we’ve got now eight video games to play, we need to finish top and that is my goal. We have to be prepared for the whole thing and we’ve got to concentrate on Chelsea not Tottenham.”
within the Spanish La Liga, it’ll be a war for the soul of Madrid as real and Atletico go all out to point out supremacy.
the percentages favour actual Madrid, however it should be remembered that Diego Simeone has a perfect file against metropolis competitors. Atletico Madrid most effective misplaced twice to actual Madrid in the ultimate 12 fixtures.
The guests’ momentum is positive with 5 wins in a row, and they must by no means be underestimated. subsequently, the odds on Atletico Madrid no longer losing the sport are slightly tempting at 2.05. Antoine Griezmann scored the winner closing time Atletico Madrid visited Santiago Bernabeu, and the odds on him finding the online again are first rate at 2.50.