Well, wasn’t that easy.
Liverpool won on Matchday 38, forcing the celebrated Sky Blues of Manchester City to claim 3 points against Brighton and Hove Albion to secure the 2018-19 Premier League title. But the time Riyad Mahrez scored to make it 3-1 early in the 2nd half, visiting supporters at Falmer Stadium were ready to erupt.
Now the domestic triple, or “treble,” is in sight. The Football Association Cup final is this Saturday, and Citizens must only win once more to clinch an unprecedented triumph in English soccer.
The only problem is that Watford, City’s opponent on Saturday, could pose greater problems than Brighton did last weekend, even on a neutral pitch.
Watford presents more of a threat than the simple sum of its parts. Hornets is respected as a fine…