Here is a look at what’s happening inon Saturday:
Manchester City’s quadruple. Pep Guardiola’s City needs only 14 points from its last eight games to wrap up a third title in four years. In September, Leicester is chasing a double over the leaders after a stunning at the Etihad Stadium. Former City striker Kelechi Iheanacho is in fine form after four games for Leicester.
Saturday also sees a rare meeting between Arsenal and Liverpool when neitherfour. Liverpool’s hopes of retaining the title have not only been shattered since the turn of the year but, having slipped to seventh, the champions are in danger of missing out on making the Champions League . That’s unless they lift the European Cup for a seventh time.
is next up in the upcoming quarterfinals. Arsenal is four points behind Liverpool in ninth. Sheffield United has seemed resigned to relegation for some time, and Albion also appears to be approaching the point of no return to stay in the league. Last-place Sheffield United takes on Leeds, which is 11th. , 10 points from safety, travels to fourth-place Chelsea.
Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti is injured for the table-topping clash with second-place Lille, which trailsPSG only on goal difference. Verratti for Italy, and PSG will reassess his fitness on Sunday. PSG is also without striker Mauro Icardi. PSG plays at Bayern Munich on Wednesday in the first leg of the quarterfinals of the .
Midfielder Danilo Pereira and left-back Layvin Kurzawa through injury. The top four sides are all in action. Monaco can move to third place and drop Lyon down to fourth if itat fifth-place Lens. , Lyon forward Memphis Depay scored twice for the Netherlands but must get his club form back after being the team’s best player for much of the season.
Realleague ahead of essential matches against Liverpool and Barcelona. Madrid plays Liverpool on Tuesday in the first leg of the Champions League quarterfinals and faces Barcelona next weekend in a matching key to its hopes of retaining the Spanish league title.
Madrid is in third place, six points behind leaderand two points behind Barcelona. Sergio Ramos will miss the upcoming matches due to a left leg injury. Also in the league, Villarreal , while Getafe is at Osasuna. Basque Country clubs Athletic Bilbao and Real Sociedad meet in the final of the 2020 Copa del Rey, which, which was delayed from last season’s end due to the pandemic. The in Seville.