Gary Neville changes his Premier League title prediction after Liverpool’s victory over Arsenal


first_img Arteta reflects after Arsenal are beaten 3-1 by LiverpoolTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 6:14FullscreenArteta reflects after Arsenal are beaten 3-1 by Liverpoolhttps://metro.co.uk/video/arteta-reflects-arsenal-beaten-3-1-liverpool-2258966/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘The front three set the tone for it, but everybody else backs them up. They were absolutely outstanding.‘You can take Jordan Henderson and James Milner out, who used to be the workhorses of this team, and they are all workhorses now.‘Naby Keita is somebody who has taken a couple of years to get up to speed, but now you see him play and it looks like he’s getting there. Fabinho moves through the game and doesn’t break sweat.‘Georginio Wijnaldum is a player that you never really give him the credit, but he does everything really well.AdvertisementAdvertisementMore: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira moves‘The whole team, from the goalkeeper right the way through to Roberto Firmino at the top of the pitch, is just outstanding.‘It’s a really top team and we know that from what they’ve achieved over the last couple of years, but it looks like they’ve come back to do it again.’Neville also warned Manchester City that they face dropping out of the title race if they continue to drop points. Comment Advertisement Jamie Vardy helped Leicester stun Man City at the weekend (Picture: Getty)‘Pep Guardiola is the best coach in the world, his team have been outstanding, and they will get better, no doubt, but he’s got to be careful,’ Neville said.‘They dropped eight points to Liverpool in the first eight games of last season and found they couldn’t catch up.‘They can’t afford to do that against this Liverpool team, it’s too good.’More: FootballOdion Ighalo reacts to Manchester United signing Edinson Cavani and Alex TellesTimo Werner’s former manager makes prediction over his Chelsea careerHow former Chelsea star ruined Jose Mourinho’s plans to sign Lionel MessiFollow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.For more stories like this, check our sport page.MORE: Jurgen Klopp argues with Man Utd legend Roy Keane after Liverpool beat ArsenalMORE: Lee Dixon sends transfer message to Arsenal and sets target after Liverpool defeat Klopp speaks after his Liverpool side beat Arsenal 3-1To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 8:20FullscreenKlopp speaks after his Liverpool side beat Arsenal 3-1https://metro.co.uk/video/klopp-speaks-liverpool-beat-arsenal-3-1-2258962/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘It’s not because of Sunday. I was obviously at the Etihad on Sunday to see Leicester beat City 5-2, but just watching Liverpool, even in that first game against Leeds where some people took out of it that they weren’t at their best, they were sloppy, and you could get at them.‘That was a mad game, the type of which I have been involved in myself and if you come out of those games on top, when you are not at your best, it demonstrates something.‘They also signed two players after that game and then they went to Stamford Bridge to face Chelsea and they did the business.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘They then have Arsenal at home, another team near the top of the league, and they’ve done the business again.’Liverpool came from behind to beat Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal 3-1 at Anfield on Monday and Neville paid tribute to the Reds’ display.He added: ‘Against Arsenal, the first-half performance was outstanding. When you are up in the gantry, you see more in terms of the shape against on corners.‘They were really serious about their work. Their reaction to giving the ball away was impeccable all over the pitch. Gary Neville has changed his Premier League title prediction (Picture: Sky Sports)Former Manchester United and England defender Gary Neville has changed his Premier League title prediction – just three games into the new season.Defending champions Liverpool, Everton and Leicester City have all taken maximum points from their first three fixtures, while Aston Villa also remain unbeaten, although from two games.Last season’s runners-up, Manchester City, started their campaign with a win but suffered a hugely disappointing 5-2 defeat to Leicester this weekend to slip into the bottom-half.Neville backed Pep Guardiola’s City to win the Premier League before the season started but says he has already been forced to change his mind, with Liverpool now his clear favourites to lift the title.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTJurgen Klopp’s side have beaten Leeds United, Chelsea and Arsenal to make a perfect start to their title defence and Neville says Liverpool were ‘outstanding’ during their 3-1 win over the Gunners on Monday night.Speaking on the Gary Neville Podcast, the Manchester United and England legend said: ‘I picked Manchester City before the start of the season, when we were asked to make our predictions, just on the basis that they would respond.‘I thought they would do more in the transfer market, but I’m in the position whereby, and it’s only three games in, I’m going to change my mind. Gary Neville changes his Premier League title prediction after Liverpool’s victory over Arsenal Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 29 Sep 2020 1:15 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1.8kShares Advertisementlast_img

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