City Bid To Close In On Premier League Top Spot

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It could end up being a great night for Man City on two fronts. A win at Man United would not only heap more misery on their fallen rivals, but it would take City to within 3 points of Premier League leaders Chelsea. City manager Manuel Pellegrini isn’t too interested in focusing on the difficult campaign endured by his United counterpart [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/20339/medium/”] Last week was a good one for United, as they reached the quarter-finals of the Champions League and then won well at West Ham. United boss David Moyes says a win this evening would be a great reward for their fans [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/20341/medium/”] A United win would put a big dent in the Premier League title hopes of rivals City. United striker Danny Welbeck insists he understands more than most why they need a victory this evening [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/20342/medium/”] Arsenal tonight aim to rebound from their weekend humiliation at Chelsea. After a 6-0 loss at the Premier League leaders, they hope to get their title challenge back on track by winning at home to Swansea. Arsenal legend Alan Smith believes such a drubbing has to lead to changes from manager Arsene Wenger [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/20344/medium/”] Swansea manager Garry Monk is expecting an Arsenal backlash after the weekend [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/20346/medium/”] Everton manager Roberto Martinez wants his team to keep up the chase on the Premier League’s top four. They travel to Newcastle this evening. A victory would take his side back into fifth place in the table. Martinez says pressure does funny things to teams [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/20347/medium/”] A win for Newcastle would take them to within 5 points of sixth position, which is likely to end up being good enough for a European berth this season. Manager Alan Pardew, who serves the final game of his stadium ban, feels there is still plenty to achieve, after realistically sealing their top-flight status for another year [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/20348/medium/”] All matches kick-off at 7.45. Also tonight Sligo Rovers host St Pats in the Setanta Sports cup semi final first leg , kick off is at 8.

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