Premier League: 10 things to look out for on the final day of the season

16 May 2024 23:00
The title race reaches the finish line, it’s the end of an era at Liverpool and Spurs face two trips in quick successionOnly the most grim-faced of churls would refuse to recognise the progress Mikel Arteta’s outstanding Arsenal side have made this season. The very fact a title win is on the table this weekend says more than enough and now they must make sure that, just in case West Ham cause an almighty stir at the Etihad, they do not taint it with unnecessary regrets. When Everton pitched up in London on the final day two years ago the home side cruised to a 5-1 win; nostalgia buffs among the support might prefer the 4-3 rip-roarer in 2002 that rubber-stamped the double winners’ season and ended with a Premier League trophy presentation. Even if the latter scenario is an outside bet this time, Arteta will expect his players to block out any noise – including dispatches from Manchester – and put an opponent to the sword one last time, making sure they at least do their bit. An opportunity to make dreams come true may yet present itself. Nick AmesArsenal v Everton (all games Sunday 4pm BST)Brentford v NewcastleBrighton v Manchester UnitedBurnley v Nottingham Forest Continue full article

Source: TheGuardian