Fierce Competition Will Call Amat, Pellegrini Affirms Commitment City Preserve Degree
Manchester – Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini believes the competition for the Premier League title this season will be very tight. But City also has great determination to defend it.
The Citizens continue to haunt Chelsea standings with three points following distance results in the Boxing Day game, when the Blues won 2-0 at West Ham United and City beat West Bromwich Albion 3-1.
With results at week 18 of the Premier League Chelsea are now tops the standings with 45 points, followed by City with 42 points. While the top three also exist Manchester United are ready to steal the opportunity to notch 35 points.
“Now we have 20 games to finish the season. The team which can be up to 86 points have a chance to win it. We are not aware of how his notes, but we know must continue to increase the number,” said Pellegrini, Sports Mole.
“The struggle for the title this year will present a very fierce battle and we want to retain the title. If we move forward like this maybe we can do it.
“This is the month that is very important and a key week – because we must hunt down nine points in one week alone. It is important for us to exist as close as possible to the top as well as wasted chances in the second half of the season,” said Pellegrini.