Guardiola reveals Arsenal’s advantage in title race
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has said that the advantage of Arsenal is that “nobody has to win the Premier League with 20 points ahead in November” like his team.
Guardiola stated this during his press conference ahead of Thursday’s trip to Chelsea.
City go into the game eight points behind league leaders Arsenal.
United have also moved within touching distance after four straight wins.
However, Guardiola’s men can cut the Gunners’ lead to five points with a victory at Stamford Bridge.
“The advantage of Arsenal and Manchester United right now is nobody has to win the Premier League with 20 points ahead in November like Manchester City has to, and this is sometimes a big problem,” Guardiola said.
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