Who would win EPL 2018-19: Manchester City or Liverpool?Last updated on Apr 03, 2019, 08:52 pm
As we enter the month of April, it's almost the business end of the English football season.
It is also likely that the winners of the Premier League would be decided by the end of the month.
As of now, Liverpool and Manchester City are in the best race to win the title.
Therefore, we analyze who would win the title this term.
Liverpool lead, but City have a game in hand
As far as the current development goes, Liverpool are at the top of the table with 79 points, followed by City on the second spot with 77 points.
However, it is to be noted that City have a game in hand.
While Liverpool won their last game against Tottenham Hotspur, a win for City against Cardiff City would certainly put them a point clear.
Klopp warns Liverpool of all important games ahead
Speaking on the upcoming matches, Klopp said, "A season is like that, you constantly prepare a basis for the final weeks. We are now in the final weeks, there will only be game after game after game, and they all are very important."
Liverpool yet to play Chelsea, City play Spurs and United
Analyzing by the upcoming fixtures, Liverpool's most important upcoming EPL fixture would be against Chelsea on April 14 at home.
While the previous leg was a draw, Liverpool would look to win this time.
As for City, they have two important games remaining, against Tottenham (home) and Manchester United (away).
Further, City would be playing Tottenham thrice this month, courtesy Champions League quarter-finals commitment.
Analysis considering upcoming results against top teams, amidst other wins
If Liverpool lose to Chelsea, while City lose to Tottenham and United, Liverpool go through.
If Liverpool win against Chelsea, while City win against Tottenham and United, City go through.
If Liverpool win against Chelsea, while City lose to Tottenham and United, Liverpool go through.
If Liverpool lose to Chelsea and, while City win against Tottenham and United, City go through.
Prediction and verdict
City's UCL and FA Cup commitment makes Liverpool favorites
Going by the current scenario, City might be on top, judging by the number of games played.
But, they have the grave task of handling Tottenham and United yet.
Moreover, the UCL and FA Cup commitment does put extra pressure on City, amidst fatigue to the players.
Thus, as per our analysis, Liverpool are likely to end their league trophy drought.