Pellegrini Confident Chelsea Can Still Pursued
London – Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini, not so questioned five points with Chelsea today. Because the season is still long, Pellegrini confident City can catch Chelsea at the top.
Five points was maintained after City only able to play a draw away to Stamford Bridge on Sunday (02/01/2015) pm dawn. City left the first goal by Loic Remy in the 41st minute, before four minutes later evened the score by David Silva.
City currently has 48 points from 23 matches, lost five points of Chelsea with 55 points at the top. With a 23 week run, both teams chances of winning the Premier League is still wide open.
So naturally, when Pellegrini was not too worried about his team failed to win at home to Chelsea, because there are 45 points that can be pursued by his team to close the gap with rival figure.
Moreover, two Premier League titles City also seized after they left behind quite far from his opponents. In the 2011/2012 season, the City when it had left behind eight points from Manchester United until close of April, before a champion with dramatically in the last seconds of the 38th week.
While last season they only took three weeks to be able to overtake Liverpool, which is actually more likely to champion after beating City 3-2, at the top and become a champion.
“It is important to try to cut the distance that point today. We’ve tried but we could not – but k ami still have 45 points to come. I say this is an important but not the final game,” Pellegrini said in the Mirror.
“We still have time to catch the five points and if we continue to play like today, it will be easier to do it,” he continued.