Liverpool could potentially win the league over Manchester City. Chelsea and Manchester City could potentially hand down the title to Liverpool.
Liverpool, Chelsea, and Manchester City are in the Last 8 of the Champions League. City have a point advantage over Liverpool in the premier league. City’s primary objective this season is to win the Champions League. In the last decade, City has managed to get knocked out on every occasion. For Guardiola and City, Winning the Champions League is of most importance. Liverpool on the other hand wants the coveted premier league title.
So over the course of the season, there is the possibility that City might focus more on the Champions League. This would cause them to drop points in the League at which point Liverpool will be taking full advantage.
How a Chelsea vs City Semi-Final would benefit Liverpool
Liverpool could benefit from such a fixture. Chelsea have essentially bowed down from the title race, however, they have cemented their 3rd position. Chelsea are going to go all out on the Champions League to end their year successfully. City’s primary objective being, winning the Cup will help Liverpool win the title.
Chelsea and City would be too focused on the Champions cup tie that they will rest key players in key matches in the league which essentially would cause them to drop points. At which point, Klopp and his men will rise up to the occasion. This all would happen if a Chelsea vs City tie takes place. City have to defeat Atletico Madrid in their quarter-finals and Chelsea have to defeat Real Madrid.
Liverpool are seen next in action vs Watford on 2nd April.
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