MANCHESTER (Sporting Alert) — As things stand after 45 minutes of football, leaders Manchester City can lift the Barclays Premier League title is they managed to hold on to or better their current score.
Manchester City currently lead relegated threatened QPR 1-0 with Pablo Zabaleta scoring the goal and although they are levelled with Manchester United on points, Roberto Mancini side has a superior goal-difference that would see them winning the crown.
As things stand, QPR are heading for npower Championship foorball next season as Mark Hughes’ side is struggling to put together any serious passes that worry the hosts.
Manchester United are sticking around though and waiting for any slip-ups as Wayne Rooney has given the defending champions a 1-0 lead.
Newcastle United’s Champions League hopes are dashing as they trailed Everton 2-0 on the road and looks likely to finish fifth.
Tottenham are beating Fulham 1-0, while Arsenal are drawing at West Brom, so Spurs currently occupy third place.
England Premier League HT Results
Chelsea 2 Blackburn 0, Everton 2 Newcastle 0, Man City 1 QPR 0, Norwich 2 Aston Villa 0, Stoke 1 Bolton 2, Sunderland 0 Man United 1, Swansea 0 Liverpool 0, Tottenham 1 Fulham 0, West Brom 2 Arsenal 2, Wigan 2 Wolves 1.