Luiz: I'm Obsessed With Winning The EPL

Man United claim David De Gea has not asked to leave

Man United claim David De Gea has not asked to leave

"I think this year is more hard", he told London's Evening Standard."We finished 2015 eight points clear of Man City".

Hull City head coach Marco Silva may have work to do in May to keep his side safe, but his record of three wins and a draw in six games in April means he makes the list, as they sit two points clear of Swansea in the drop zone with three vital games remaining.

The Chelsea manager has largely kept faith with a core group of players in the current campaign, meaning some in his squad have seen less first team football than they would have liked.

Were it not for an extraordinary run from Chelsea, who have benefited from playing fewer games, Tottenham would be champions - and deserving ones, too. "But we're thinking about trying to get that title and we'll see what happens".

"If Chelsea had been in Europe I think there's a great chance we could be saying with four games to go that this could be Tottenham's first title since 1961".

According to data put together by the Financial Times, Chelsea are 95 per cent certain to win the Premier League this season. If Chelsea win a game, then Spurs could only overhaul them on the final day.

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Second-placed Tottenham visit West Ham United on Friday and a win for Mauricio Pochettino's team would cut the gap to leaders Chelsea to just one point ahead of the Blues' Monday game against relegation-threatened Middlesbrough.

"I'm just thinking of winning the Premier League at the moment".

"I think they'll know it was a big chance for them to gain something on Chelsea".

"But if you look at what they've done over the last two years... we always said Spurs were a bit of a soft touch over the years, but this is not a soft touch".

Kane may not need much pushing but it is always good to have someone else challenging for a place to eradicate any complacency and allow Spurs's top scorer to be rested sometimes.