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City are unstoppable and are overwhelming favorites for PL title

It appears the title race for defending champions Liverpool is as good as over with three consecutive losses in the Premier League. The current league leaders Manchester City are also on fire and currently lead the Reds with 13 points, with a game in hand. The Reds started out like a house on fire whilst the Citizens were faltering with some shock losses and results early in the season. Critics were satisfied and happy with Man City's struggles amid suggestions that the Premier League cannot be conquered by Pep Guardiola. There were suggestions that the Spaniard had been found out and would eventually leave England on a low. However, Pep Guardiola has other plans and was working on a solution for his side all the while. The Citizens have been unstoppable in recent months with 5 ho...
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Gundogan – Liverpool deserve to be champions

Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan has insisted that Liverpool should be awarded the Premier League title even if the season is not completed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Jurgen Klopp's Reds were just two wins away from sealing the 2019/20 Premier League title, their first since 1990 before the season was suspended earlier this month. The shutdown will last till April 30 with Premier League chiefs set to meet on Friday with no indications of when football will resume. Manchester City sit second on the log and trail Liverpool with a whopping 25 points. Regardless, in a chat with German broadcaster ZDF, Gundogan said the Reds deserve the title even if the season isn't completed. "It would be OK for me," he said. "As a sportsman you have to be fair." Gundogan, 29, who h...
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Gundogan hints at MLS move after contract expiration at City

Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan has hinted that a move to the United States after he leaves the Etihad is a genuine possibility. His contract with the Citizens will expire in 2023 and he will be 33 by then. According to the Germany international, he will consider his prospects by the time the deal expires and then decide on his next move. In a chat with the DAZN meets Kicker podcast, Gundogan said: "I don't have a concrete plan, but I would trust myself to play in another league abroad. "It also depends on my form then. When I am 32, 33 and I realise that I can't keep my level or it is dropping, it will be a stop abroad where you might not play at the highest level and not keep up with Premier League. GET THE LATEST FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS FOR TODAY Live Football Str...
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Gundogan signs new four-year deal with Man City

Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan has signed a fresh four-year contract that will keep him at the club ahead of the new Premier League season. The 28-year-old Germany international had just one year left on his previous deal at the Etihad, and there were speculations that he would entertain a new challenge away from Manchester City. The new contract will allow Gundogan to play at the highest level for the next four years and it was reportedly accepted by the player on Friday morning. The former Borussia Dortmund player was happy with the new deal and made this known in a statement on the club's official website. READ: Can Anyone Break into the ‘Top Six’ This Season? Supercomputer Says No "I am very happy to have signed the new contract,” Gundogan told City's offi...