• TGT on YouTube
  • About TGT
  • The TGT Team
  • How TGT rates
  • Responsible Gambling Advice
  • Contact Our Team
  • Writers Wanted
  • Content Disclaimer
  • Affiliate Disclosure
Contains commercial content
Billboard Left
Billboard Left
The Grueling Truth - Where Legends Speak / How Could This Season’s Premier League Finish?

How Could This Season’s Premier League Finish?

How will the season finish?
Publish Date: 04/01/2020
Fact checked by: Mike Goodpaster

With the Covid-19 virus sweeping across the world, soccer has taken something of a backseat in recent weeks.

Across the world, leagues have been suspended and there is uncertainty as to how they’ll finish. With several options available to governing bodies, no one solution seems entirely favorable.

That’s never been more evident than in the Premier League in England, the richest football division in the world. With so much at stake, The Express explains how there’s a real intention of finishing the current campaign before moving on, but in the grip of a pandemic that might not be so easy.

The champions-elect are Liverpool who are a whopping 25 points clear of their closest challengers in Manchester City and looking on course to secure their first-ever Premier League title win. Pep Guardiola’s reigning champions are currently second, four points clear of Leicester City with a game in hand.

Between them, Man City and Liverpool certainly have a dominant grip on the top two spots. Bwin reveals that Manchester City had the most prolific partnership in the Premier League up until February in De Bruyne and Gabriel Jesus, which has kept them ahead of the chasing clubs. It has not been enough to match Liverpool’s excellent season, which has been the product of a varied approach in which no two or three players have stood out. With such disparity between the Reds and the rest of the division, any method of ending the season by which they don’t get the title seems unfair.

The big issue is consistency. If the league was stopped now and Liverpool was given the title, it would mean relegation for Bournemouth, one of four sides separated by just two points. Whilst the situation at the top is relatively clear, at the bottom it is clouded, and any decision must consider all clubs in the hunt for some sort of honors. Other members of the Big Six in the Premier League are battling for places in European competitions and they will certainly want to see some conclusion to their efforts, one way or another. For instance, Manchester United and Chelsea are locked in a battle for the last Champions League spot. Despite losing Hazard last season, Chelsea has managed to remain a top-four team and is on course to return to the Champions League. However, being only 3 points behind, United will believe they can also make a final push for a top-four spot.

One of the league’s strengths is the amount of TV money it attracts and that may well edge it towards a conclusion of sorts. Voiding the season would cost those companies huge sums, which means some sort of resumption is likely. talkSPORT reports that resuming behind closed doors is a viable option, especially now Euro 2020 has been moved to accommodate longer domestic seasons.

That would allow companies to fulfill their contracts with viewers and ensure clubs were able to complete their season. Whilst that may be the intention in the top division, how that filters down through the rest of England’s league structure is unclear. If the division below becomes null and void, could the likes of Norwich City be the first team to finish in the bottom three of the top flight and not be relegated?

There are other options available, such as awarding clubs points based on their points per game haul so far, but some would argue that devalues any hard work a club has put in if they’re improved over the course of the season. Certainly, whatever option the Premier League take will seem unfair on some clubs, whether it’s amongst their ranks or those knocking on the door to come in from the division below.

Read Also
Find the Weekly Giveaway & Weekly Bonus Here
Sign up for an account at and you’ll do more than ...
Tommy Morrison and AIDS: Takin’ care of business
Tommy Morrison burst onto the professional boxing scene in 1988. Following a ...
SI Sportsbook Promo
Esteban de Jesus, Roberto Duran y AIDS (1972-89)
Many of us dream of celebrity sports fame, but only cruel individuals ...
Elmer Ray: The Humble Man of Hastings
"Men judge generally more by the eye than by the hand, for ...
Fantasy football 2021 quarterback rankings: Top 50
The NFL season draws even closer as mandatory minicamps wrap up. That ...
Sam Teets 2021 NFL three-round predictive mock draft 6.0
This is a predictive NFL mock draft and my final of the ...
Top 100 remaining 2021 NFL free agents after Day 1
This is the most up-to-date list of available NFL free agents following ...
Ranking the top 200 players in the NFL ahead of the 2021 season
This list isn’t based solely on performances from the 2020 NFL season. ...
Top 100 NFL free agents entering the 2021 offseason
Below is a list of the top 100 free agents available this ...
Bonus of the month
SI Sportsbook - Get your Free Bet now! Get your Free Bet now!
Latest News
Bengals vs. Chiefs: Preview
When people discuss if history repeats itself, they ...
NFL Week 13 SNF Colts vs Cowboys: Odds, Tips and Predictions 12/04/22
📅 Date: Sunday, December, 03 🕚 Game Time: ...
Governor of North Dakota Doug Burgum signs gambling compacts
Governor of North Dakota Doug Burgum declared Friday ...
Our Latest YouTube Videos
Video: The Sports Zone: Top Sports News: Luke Fickell is gone, Bengals/Chiefs Preview and more
The Sports Zone: Top Sports News: Luke Fickell is gone, Bengals/Chiefs Preview and more
Video: The NFL Draft Show
The NFL Draft Show
Video: Froggy Talkin Sports W/Ryan & Joe
Froggy Talkin Sports W/Ryan & Joe
Betting Tips
Top Betting Sites
Top Betting Bonuses
SI Sportsbook
SI Sportsbook
SI Sportsbook Review
97/100 Review
BetMGM Review
DraftKings Review
FanDuel Review
SI Sportsbook
SI Sportsbook Bonus
T&Cs apply
First deposit only | 21+ & located in CO, MI, VA | Promo code EXTRA200| A qualifying bet is $20 or more | Min odds of +120 or more | Free Bet Tokens credited after bet is settled and expire after 7 days | Free Bet stakes not included in winnings | Please Gamble Responsibly - Gambling Problem? VA: CALL 1-888-532-3500, CO: CALL 1-800-522-4700, MI: CALL 1-800-270-7117 | Full T&C apply Bonus
100% up to $500
T&Cs apply
BetMGM Bonus
100% up to $1000
T&Cs apply
DraftKings Bonus
20% up to $1000
T&Cs apply
WynnBET Bonus
Bet $100 Get $100
T&Cs apply
Our Team
Mike GoodpasterAuthor IconJosh SchwartzSamuel TeetsMark Lewis
Mike Goodpaster
Mike Goodpaster
Chief Editor
Author Icon
Christopher Carlson
Content Writer
Josh Schwartz
Josh Schwartz
Samuel Teets
Samuel Teets
US Sports Veteran
Mark Lewis
Mark Lewis
Simon Briffa
Simon Briffa
Sports Editor
Chris Benedict
Chris Benedict
Author Icon
Malik Zorrok
John Raspanti
John Raspanti
Brian Coburn
Brian Coburn
Peter Bonahoom
Peter Bonahoom
Billboard Left
Billboard Left
Find out what the legends have to say about sports this week....

If you enjoy hearing from the legends of pro sports, then be sure to tune into “The Grueling Truth” sports shows, “Where the legends speak”

Contact us: [email protected]

Players must be 21 years of age or older or reach the minimum age for gambling in their respective state and located in jurisdictions where online gambling is legal. Please play responsibly. Bet with your head, not over it. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, and wants help, call or visit: (a) the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey at 1-800-Gambler or; or (b) Gamblers Anonymous at 855-2-CALL-GA or

Trading financial products carries a high risk to your capital, especially trading leverage products such as CFDs. CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. Between 74-89% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

This site is using Cloudflare and adheres to the Google Safe Browsing Program. We adapted Google's Privacy Guidelines to keep your data safe at all times.

Move to Top
Our Sports Pros recommend these awesome Social Casino sites this week:
Your Bonus Code:
The bonus offer of was already opened in an additional window. If not, you can open it also by clicking the following link:
Visit Site