In what was most likely the hardest of all of them, Manchester City have been compelled to earn their 20th straight victory by beating West Ham 2-1 on the Etihad.
Pep Guardiola’s facet proceed to runaway with the Premier League title as targets from defenders Ruben Dias and John Stones put them 13 factors clear on the high.
Nevertheless, in contrast to lots of their different wins, this was removed from a formality as Michail Antonio cancelled out Dias’ opener earlier than half-time.
It was the primary aim City have conceded at dwelling within the Premier League since December – however it wasn’t sufficient for them to drop factors for the primary time since November.
Nonetheless, West Ham confirmed precisely why they’ve the second-most factors out of any Premier League facet this calendar 12 months by matching City stride for stride, regardless of the defeat.
Guardiola’s facet could be champions-elect, however on this proof, West Ham’s top-four place isn’t any fluke.
They usually had an unimaginable likelihood to equalise within the final minute when Issa Diop headed broad.
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