Football By Joe Crilly

Arsenal New Favourites To Win The Premier League

After victory over Manchester City in the Premier League, Arsenal are favourites for the title for the first time this season. City started the night as 6/5 favourites for the league with Arsenal 13/8, yet William Hill now make the Gunners 11/10 favourites with City 15/8.  


“Even Piers Morgan will be heading into Christmas as a happy Gooner after a brilliant win sends them into the festive period as favourites to lift the Premier League trophy,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly. “Manuel Pellegrini will be lamenting his team full of Christmas turkeys though.”


Following the defeat, William Hill make Manuel Pellegrini 9/4 to have left the club by the end of the season with Pep Guardiola just 4/9 to be in charge of the club at the start of the next Premier League season.


Pep Guardiola club on the first day of next season: 4/9 Manchester City; 9/2 Chelsea; 9/2 Manchester United; 12/1 Barcelona; 12/1 PSG; 33/1 Arsenal; 33/1 Juventus; 66/1 BAR


Manuel Pellegrini to be Manchester City manager on the last day of the Premier League season: 1/3 yes; 9/4 no


Manuel Pellegrini to be Manchester City on the first day of next season: 5/2 yes; 2/7 no


To win the Premier League: 1/5 Manchester City or Arsenal; 10/3 any other team