Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola has said if his teams drops points in the Premier League, rivals Liverpool will end up as champions.
He said this following the 3-0 win his side recorded over Brighton at the Etihad on Wednesday night.
Riyad Mahrez, Phil Foden and Bernardo Silva were on the scoresheet to ensure Man City bagged the needed three points to remain at the top of the EPL table.
The win moves Guardiola’s side onto 77 points from 32 games, one point ahead of Liverpool.
“We had to win 14 games in a row to win the title before,” Guardiola said.
“If we drop points they (Liverpool) will be champions, if we win all our games we will be champions.
“We are now mathematically sure of qualification for the Champions League (next season). Now we know what we have to do.”