Man United pushed out again
Manchester United have been pushed out again for the Barclays Premier League title after a 1-1 draw with Sunderland left Louis van Gaal waiting for his first top-flight win in charge of the Red Devils.
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Jack Rodwell's first Sunderland goal secured a point for the hosts at the Stadium of Light after Juan Mata had given the Red Devils the lead in the 17th minute.
United are now a best price of 12/1 to win the title - that's available with almost all of the big firms with only William Hill, Stan James, Betfair and bet365 offering 10/1.
Tottenham claimed a 4-0 win over QPR at White Hart Lane.
Mauricio Pochettino's men sit top of the early Premier League table and have been cut to 40/1 to remain at the summit when the season ends.
Chelsea head the title betting at 6/5 (bet365, Ladbrokes and Paddy Power). Manchester City and Arsenal follow at 13/5 (Betfair) and 8/1 (BetVictor) respectively.
Liverpool are 14/1 with BetVictor ahead of Monday night's trip to the Etihad Stadium to take on Manchester City.
Meanwhile, Tottenham have been cut to 3/1 to end the campaign in the top-four and Manchester United have drifted to an even-money chance.
"Manchester United are having a nightmare and they could struggle to make it into the Champions League for the second season running," said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.
- Updated at 0905 BST on 25/08/14.