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Does Anyone Want to Win the Premier League This Season?

premierleaguelogo Does Anyone Want to Win the Premier League This Season?Is it me or does it seem like none of the Big Four want to win the Premier League title this season? Just when Liverpool gain momentum, they stumbled to another nil nil draw at Anfield Monday night against West Ham United. How can Liverpool beat Manchester United and Chelsea, but fail to defeat the likes of Stoke, West Ham, Fulham and Spurs?

Arsenal has a similar problem where they can beat Chelsea and Manchester United, but trip up against Fulham, Hull and Stoke.

Compared to the same number of games played last year, Arsenal has ten fewer points now. Liverpool has four points more now than they did last year. Manchester United have two fewer points now, and Chelsea have two less points now too.

About Christopher Harris

Founder and publisher of World Soccer Talk, Christopher Harris is the managing editor of the site. He has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Guardian and several other publications. Plus he has made appearances on NPR, BBC World, CBC, BBC Five Live, talkSPORT and beIN SPORT. Harris, who has lived in Florida since 1984, has supported Swansea City since 1979. He's also an expert on soccer in South Florida, and got engaged during half-time of a MLS game. Harris launched EPL Talk in 2005, which was rebranded as World Soccer Talk in 2013. View all posts by Christopher Harris →
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3 Responses to Does Anyone Want to Win the Premier League This Season?

  1. Raatzie says:

    Infuriating. Keane is driving me nuts. As always, too much pressure on Stevie G. to score when Torres is out (and vice versa).

  2. Charlie says:

    I'm starting to think 80-83 points might end up being enough to win it this season. Fasten your seat belts, it's going to be a bumpy ride.

  3. AtlantaPompey says:

    I think lots of teams want to win it, but no one is running away with it this year because the big four teams are not quite as good as in recent years. It's not a lack of desire, it's parity. If you're looking for great football, that's a bad thing. If you're looking for a title race that could go down to the wire, this is great.

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