“Liverpool” in the last round played on the road against the “Burnley”. The meeting turned out to be difficult, nevertheless, the victory was obtained at 90 + 4 minutes. For the team of Jurgen Klopp, she became the third consecutive order and allowed to leave for the winter break in a good mood. Merseysiders did not lose in the Premier League for 13 games in a row, and the Christmas marathon and did a shock. In the last five rounds, Liverpool have beaten Bournemouth 4-0, Swansea 5-0, Leicester 2-1 and Burnley 2-1, having also completed a 3-3 draw over this period with Arsenal .
“Manchester City” in the last away round of the championship almost stumbled in a match with “Crystal Palace”. Realize the 90 + 2 minute penalty shootout Londoners, “citizens” and did suffer the first defeat in the Premier League this season. Nevertheless, the draw has had a sobering effect on the wards of Josep Guardiola. “Watford” in the last round was defeated confidently with a score of 3: 1, after which followed two consecutive cup victories. In the FA Cup “the townspeople defeated 4: 1 Burnley”, and in the League Cup 2: 1 “Bristol”.
The tournament position of Manchester City in the championship allows Guardiola to pay a little more attention to other tournaments. “Citizens” are confidently leading, ahead of the nearest pursuer – “Manchester United”, 15 points.