Man City drift to 13/2 for title

  • Last Updated: April 17 2014, 0:06 BST

Manchester City have drifted out to as big as 13/2 with Sky Bet for the Premier League title after they were held to a 2-2 draw by rock-bottom Sunderland at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday night.

Sunderland claimed an unlikely draw at Manchester City
Sunderland claimed an unlikely draw at Manchester City

Fernandinho had given City an early lead but two second-half goals from Connor Wickham looked to have given the Black Cats a shock victory until Samir Nasri netted late on.

The result now means Manuel Pellegrini's side are now six points behind leaders Liverpool with a game in hand.

Position Player Score
1 Liverpool 77
2 Chelsea 75
3 Man City 71
4 Arsenal 67
5 Everton 66

Liverpool have subsequently been trimmed to 8/15 while Chelsea have been cut to 11/4 .

In the top-four betting, Everton handed the initiative back to Arsenal following a surprise 3-2 defeat at the hands of Crystal Palace.

The Toffees, who are 100/30 .

to take fourth spot, remain fifth - a point behind the Gunners, with both clubs having four more games to go. Arsenal are now 1/5.

Meanwhile Crystal Palace are now 66/1 for relegation as a fourth victory on the trot moved them up to 40 points and 11th place in the standings.

Sunderland are still expected to go down despite their plucky draw at the Etihad but did drift slightly to 1/12 .

TITLE/TOP 4 RUN-IN

LIVERPOOL (Pld 34 Pts 77 GD +51)

Apr 20 - Norwich A
Apr 27 - Chelsea H
May 5 - Crystal Palace A
May 11 - Newcastle H

CHELSEA (Pld 34 Pts 75 GD +42)

Apr 19 - Sunderland H
Apr 27 - Liverpool A
May 4 - Norwich H
May 11 - Cardiff A

MANCHESTER CITY (Pld 33 Pts 71 GD +54)

Apr 21 - West Brom H
Apr 27 - Crystal Palace A
May 3 - Everton A
May 7 - Aston Villa H
May 11 - West Ham H

ARSENAL (Pld 34 Pts 67 GD +17)

Apr 19 - Hull A
Apr 28 - Newcastle H
May 4 - West Brom H
May 11 - Norwich A

EVERTON (Pld 34 Pts 66 GD +21)

Apr 20 - Manchester United H
Apr 26 - Southampton A
May 3 - Manchester City H
May 11 - Hull A

  • Chelsea are still in the Champions League, while Arsenal are still in the FA Cup.

RELEGATION

SUNDERLAND (Pld 33 Pts 26 GD -25)

Apr 19 - Chelsea A
Apr 27 - Cardiff H
May 3 - Manchester United A
May 7 - West Brom H
May 11 - Swansea H

CARDIFF (Pld 34 Pts 29 GD -34)

Apr 19 - Stoke H
Apr 27 - Sunderland A
May 3 - Newcastle A
May 11 - Chelsea H

FULHAM (Pld 34 Pts 30 GD -40)

Apr 19 - Tottenham A
Apr 26 - Hull H
May 3 - Stoke A
May 11 - Crystal Palace H

NORWICH (Pld 34 Pts 32 GD -27)

Apr 20 - Liverpool H
Apr 26 - Manchester United A
May 4 - Chelsea A
May 11 - Arsenal H

WEST BROM (Pld 33 Pts 33 GD -11)

Apr 21 - Manchester City A
Apr 26 - West Ham H
May 4 - Arsenal A
May 7 - Sunderland A
May 11 - Stoke H

SWANSEA (Pld 34 Pts 33 GD -5)

Apr 19 - Newcastle A
Apr 26 - Aston Villa H
May 3 - Southampton H
May 11 - Sunderland A

ASTON VILLA (Pld 33 Pts 34 GD -14)

Apr 19 - Southampton H
Apr 26 - Swansea A
May 3 - Hull H
May 7 - Manchester City A
May 11 - Tottenham A

HULL (Pld 33 Pts 36 GD -6)

Apr 19 - Arsenal H
Apr 26 - Fulham A
May 3 - Aston Villa A
May 6 - Manchester United A
May 11 - Everton H

WEST HAM (Pld 34 Pts 37 GD -8)

Apr 19 - Crystal Palace H
Apr 26 - West Brom A
May 3 - Tottenham H
May 11 - Manchester City A

CRYSTAL PALACE (Pld 34 Pts 40 GD -14)

Apr 19 - West Ham A
Apr 27 - Manchester City H
May 5 - Liverpool H
May 11 - Fulham A

  • Hull are still in the FA Cup.

  • Posted at 2330 BST on 16/04/2014.