Manchester City can be crowned as Champions next weekend as United drop points against Leeds
Manchester United draw against Leeds United means City are now 10 points ahead with 5 games to go
Leeds United vs Manchester United ended a stalemate as the score was 0-0 at the full time. This is the 7th time when the red side of Manchester finished the game on a 0-0. Manchester United now trails by 10 points from the top position, and with five games left now, it is almost clear that Manchester City is going to be the Premier League Champion.
United failed to score any goal from the 16 shots they took. In return, Leeds attacked the United net for 6 times in which 3 shots were marked on target. United dominated the possession but they didn’t look as sharp as it was it was needed to take on the high pressing Leeds side. United players tried to weave the game from every aspect but Leeds distracted them all over the game.
Bielsa’s side played their usual gameplay with high intensity and pressing, they gave no chance to the United to slow down the game. Bielsa’s tactics seemed clear in the last quarter that more than winning the game he didn’t want to lose it. Leeds is now ahead of Arsenal and placed 9th in the table. Bielsa’s tactics seemed clear in the last quarter that more than winning the game he didn’t want to lose it.
This was Paul Pogba’s 200th appearance for United as he came on the field as a substitute. His first game was also against Leeds on the game same ground. Cavani and Van de Beek came off the bench but failed to make an impact for Manchester United. Manchester United is now 2nd in the table and their Champions League spot for next season is now secured as it remains. Their next game is the first leg of the Semi-final of the Europa League where they will face the Italian side, Roma.