Defeats of Tottenham, Arsenal and Chelsea make the City of Manchester smile.It all began on Saturday with the incredible away defeat of Tottenham Hotspur against Bolton Wanderers (4-2). Then, there was the match between Manchester United and Wolves. Ji Sun Park scored two goals, one at the end of each half to give the winner to Manchester United. Final Score : Manchester United 2 – 1 Wolves. It was not a great match by United for the 24th anniversary of Sir Alex Ferguson as Manchester United’s manager but at the end of the day, it’s the victory that counts.
Today, 3 matches of the Barclays Premier League were scheduled with Arsenal facing Newcastle United followed by West Bromwich Albion against Manchester City and Liverpool against Chelsea.
A goal just before the half time whistle was enough to secure a victory for Newcastle United over Arsenal. Balotelli was Manchester City’s hero and villain against WBA; he scored the two goals of the match for his club in the first half and he was off with a red card in the second one. Finally, Liverpool made it 2 – 0 against Chelsea at Anfield.
Manchester United closes the gap on Chelsea with only 2 points separating the two football clubs while Manchester City joins Arsenal with 20 points but the latter is in front with a better goal difference : +11 to +5.
The City of Manchester United makes the most of Number 11 !