Paul Merson makes top-four prediction
Premier League leaders Chelsea and second-place Tottenham have all-but secured qualification for next season’s Champions League.
Liverpool and Manchester City occupy the remaining top-four spots, with Arsenal and Manchester United waiting in the wings.
United beat Sunderland 2-0 earlier today to cut the gap on fourth-place City to just four points with a game in hand.
Paul Merson backs Arsenal to overtake Liverpool in top four
But winning the Europa League represents the Red Devils’ best chance of Champions League football.
And former Arsenal striker Merson is confident the Gunners will overtake Liverpool before the end of the season in the top four’s only change.
"I'll go Chelsea, Tottenham, Man City and I'm going to go for Arsenal to chase down Liverpool," Merson said on Sky Sports.
Manchester United to miss out on top four
Premier League agent fees 2016/17
Fri, April 7, 2017
Express Sport brings you Premier League agent fees for 2016/17. Figures according to the FA
Get Quotes on Home Insurance
1 of 20
Hull – £1,916,525
"Arsenal are a dangerous animal when they've got nothing to play for. When there's no pressure they can put seven wins together easily.
"Liverpool have relied on Mane and I don't know whether his injury will affect the players.
"They give away points against the lesser teams and it'll cost them."