Arsenal took a commanding lead at the top of the Premier League after beating Tottenham Hotspurs 2-0. Despite the eight-point lead, former Manchester United defender Gary Neville believes that the Gunners will not win the Premier League.
On the other hand, City dropped points on Saturday after suffering a 2-1 loss to rival Manchester United at Old Trafford.
Neville believes the Premier League winners will retain their title and backs Manchester United to finish in second place. Pep Guardiola's side are yet to play Arsenal in the Premier League this season. The defending champions can cut back Arsenal’s lead if the win the two games against the Gunners.
While speaking to Sky Sports, Neville claimed that Manchester City will win the league. He also believes that Man Utd will finish second.
However, the former Red Devils defender prefers Arsenal to win the league. He thinks that it would be sensational for the premier league. Man City has dominated the league in the last five years and an Arsenal will would make the league great.
Neville believes that Arsenal will encounter a difficult period at some point as the season progresses. He does not think that the Gunners will continue with theur current run throughout the season.
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