Why Man United Will Finish Fourth Despite Chelsea Hammering City


Chelsea brilliantly overcame Pep Gurdiola's men by hammering them 2-1 deficit at fulltime.American international Christian Pulisic opened by scoring in the firsthalf before Kevin Debrynes decisive freekick cancelled the goal in the second.Chelsea later had a breakthrough when Fernandinho was sent off for a handball in the line which awarded Chelsea a penalty.Willian brilliantly executed the penalty givine Chelsea the lead.

Manchester City therefore gifted league leaders Liverpool their first ever Premier League title after a wait of 3 decades.

Liverpool are now premier league champions for 2019/2020 season.

With title race over,Champions League race is getting hotter with Man United needing more points after Chelsea extended their lead to 5 points.Of course United family was on the wishing end for defeat to Chelsea fans but they will have to accept that Gurdiola failed to rescue them.

With with mouth watering top four race between Chelsea and Man United,it is well demonstrated that finally United will leapfrog Chelsea to top four spot because of two main reason;

Chelsea Next Fixtures Against United's

After a overcoming one of the deadliest games in their fixtures with a 2-1 victory against Man City,it seems not over yet as Chelsea's upcoming matches are a mountain to climb.On the other end United have a relatively more simpler upcoming matches and can maintain full victory in this period they are in top form.

Lets compare the difficulties;

Chelsea Upcoming games

West Ham (A)

Crystal palace (A)

Norwich (H)

Shielffield (A)

Liverpool (A)

Wolves (H)

United Upcoming Games

Brighton (A)

Bournemouth (H)

Aston Villa (A)


Crystal Palace (A)

West Ham (H)

Leicester (A)

In comparison of the two set of thrilling encounters it depicts the difficulty awaiting Frank Lampard's Men.Chelsea have to overcome tough opponents like Liverpool,Shelfield ,Wolves if they have to maintain their spot.United will need to pick points easily as their opponents remain less weak.

United's Current Devastating Form

Its with no doubt how United team has transformed and moved through ranks.A visionary squad with evident quality in existence giving their all in the pitch.

United continued their great form by hammerring Shelffield United 3-0 with French international Anthony Martial in top form scoring all the 3 goals.United have demonstrated willingness and composure in their game .

With Paul Pogba back into his best,United will surely make a way for top four spot.

Sorry Chelsea fans but fourth place belongs to United.

So United fans ,do you think top four finish is possible?drop your comments and remember to share.

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