Manchester City knocks on the doors of resolving the English Premier League title against West Ham today

The 37th round of the English Premier League will witness decisive confrontations today, Sunday, when Manchester City hosts West Ham United at 3:00 pm at the London Olympic Stadium.

Man City, led by Pep Guardiola, will play today’s match under the slogan “There is no alternative to winning” with a goal of knocking on the doors of resolving the English Premier League title, in light of the fierce competition with Liverpool to resolve the championship this season, as City leads with 89 points, 3 points behind the second-placed Reds, There are only two rounds left until the end of the competition.

Manchester City managed to win the last 5 matches in the Premier League with great results, the last of which was against Wolverhampton in the match that City decided by five goals against one goal.

City are seeking to crown the English Premier League title after losing their dream of winning the Champions League this season, after losing to Real Madrid in the semi-finals 6-5 on aggregate.

Manchester City, the leaders of the English Premier League, are facing a violent marathon with Liverpool for the title this season, as each team still has two matches in the competition schedule.

Manchester City meet West Ham today, Sunday, in the 37th week of competition, and Aston Villa will face on May 22, while Liverpool face Southampton on Tuesday, May 17, in the 37th round of the Premier League, followed by the Wolves match on Sunday, May 22, as well.

For his part, Pep Guardiola downplayed the tone that his team is close to winning the English Premier League title, stressing that he still has two matches, and he must win during them to guarantee 6 points and win the competition.

Guardiola said during the West Ham press conference: “Two games left, every three points we win is very important, we still need six points to win the title, we have to get the three points and then try to get the last points at home, we just have to focus on ourselves”.

He added: “A team at the top, a difficult team, but we know how important it is to get three points, a great step to try to finish the job in our stadium with our fans.”

On facing West Ham: “They had two exceptional seasons, this season in the European League, they were unlucky in the second leg against Frankfurt with 10 players in the second leg, a great season, very strong in all positions, set-pieces, quality in the foreground.”

“I would say we will do well in the coming years, but I don’t know, things change in football very quickly.”

And he continued: “We need four points, or we need six points to be the champions of the league, I think everyone knows, winning against West Ham means that the work is often done.”

“It happens because the team starts well, but I don’t know why, that’s because they started to focus, our team the way we play, it’s very important that we can manage the pace and rhythm of the game.”

On the other hand, West Ham are seeking to win with the aim of securing a seat in the European League next season, as the team occupies seventh place in the English Premier League table with 55 points.

The first round match between the two teams ended with Manchester City’s victory over West Ham United with two goals to one.

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