Gary Neville tips Tottenham as title contenders

first_imgSky Sports pundit Gary Neville has labeled Tottenham Hotspur as title contenders after their 6-2 victory at Everton on Sunday.Current Premier League leaders Liverpool and Champions Manchester City were initially tipped as the only title contenders this season, but Spurs have been in incredible form winning 11 out of their last 13 games in all competition and Neville believes they have a shot the league title.“I don’t think they will win the title, but they are in the race because they are so close,” Neville told Sky Sports.“They have three fixtures over Christmas that are very winnable and with Manchester City playing Liverpool on January 3 they can get even closer if they win their matches.“They have been outstanding over the last three seasons, it would almost be the culmination of Mauricio Pochettino’s work in his fourth year at Tottenham.“You keep hearing people say that Pochettino hasn’t won a trophy and it would be the ultimate.Premier LeaguePremier League Betting: Match-day 5 Stuart Heath – September 14, 2019 Going into the Premier League’s match-day five with a gap already beginning to form at the top of the league. We will take a…“They are good enough to win the league, but the problem is the two teams above them are exceptional and better. They are in the race but I don’t think they will have enough.“I think when the Champions League returns the depth and quality of the squads of Liverpool and City will make them just a touch better.“But I remember saying two years ago that I wanted the quality of the Premier League to improve and I have no doubt that it has.“The Premier League is getting better and better and that’s because of the quality of managers that have been introduced over the last few years.“We have a far better league but I think the two at the top are just a bit better, which means Spurs won’t win it.”last_img

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