The Premier League ended on Sunday with Manchester City piping Liverpool for the Premier League title. The final day of the Premier League produced such a dramatic scene with Champions Manchester City having to come back from two goals down to win the game by 3-2.
After Cash and Former Liverpool player, Coutinho has given the visitors a two-goal Lead, Pep Guardiola decided to make technical substitutions by bringing on Ilkay Gundogan and Rahim Sterling in the second half swinging the pendulum to Manchester City.
The Citizens scored three goals in the space of five minutes with Gundogan getting a brace and Rodri with one goal.
Chelsea on the other hand finished the season with a win after beating Watford by 2-1 thanks to goals from Kai Havertz and Barkley. The Blues finished third in the Premier League and had a chance next season to fight for the Champions League.
However, Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel Believes that next season’s Premier League will be tougher than this season as he expects five teams to fight for the honor.
He believes Manchester City, Liverpool, Manchester United, and Tottenham will be Chelsea’s greatest rivalry in their quest to win the Premier League next season.
What did Thomas Tuchel say?
Speaking at a press conference after the final Premier League match He said: “It will be a super tough race. Manchester United will be in the race and Tottenham will be in the race with Antonio Conte for sure. We want to stay in the race and Liverpool and Man City do everything to make their squads bigger and they set the standard so high. This is the challenge in which we compete.
“We have at the moment a huge disadvantage – that’s not decisive yet. There is no need to make excuses now, it is just the situation we are in and we have to be as quick as possible. Right now, of course, it is unsatisfying because our hands are tied and we cannot act as we want.
“We have clear ideas for the profiles and characteristics of these players. It is not like you put a name on the list and then you get the player. You have to convince the player, you have to speak to other clubs and convince yourself this is the player, so there is normally a lot of work and it will be the same to be competitive next season, while, like everybody else, tries to close the gap to us, while the two top teams are what they are. A benchmark of consistency.
“This is the situation and from there we do our very best to be competitive because this is what we want to be.”
Why Manchester United and Tottenham are serious Title contenders next season?
Manchester City and Liverpool in the last five years have dominated the Premier League. with Pep Guardiola’s side with four and Liverpool winning one.
Manchester United finished sixth this season and with the arrival of Erik Ten Hag as their new manager next season, The Red Devils will pose a real challenge for Manchester City, Liverpool, and Chelsea.
Erik Ten Hag is one of the tactical coaches in Europe and looking at what he did at Ajax and his style of Football, with the financial prowess of Manchester United, if he is given the needed resources he can transform Manchester United into his glory days.
Manchester United is expected to strengthened their squad for next season with the like of Harry Kane, Declan Rice and Antony linked with a move to the Old Trafford.
Antonio Conte is not new to the Premier League after winning the Premier League with Chelsea and also helped Inter Milan to win their first Serie A title in 10 years. He was able to guide this Spurs team to a top-four finish after taking over from Nuno Espírito Santo.
Tottenham was 9th on the Premier League table at the time of his arrival and was to turn things around, imagining if He is given a full season and is backed 100 percent in the transfer window.