Hero of Arsenal, Paul Merson has dropped his bet on the clubs that are likely to win the Champions League and the Premier League this season.
The former Arsenal star is backing Liverpool to win the Premier League title and also explained why Manchester City will not win the Champions League this season.
Liverpool are still six points clear at the top of the table despite drawing 1-1 with arch-rivals, Manchester United on Sunday.
The Reds fell agonisingly short last season, eventually finishing just one point behind Manchester City.
“The gap is still six points and that’s still a lot,” Merson told Sky Sports.
“Forget about where Manchester United are, that was always going to be a difficult game for Liverpool.
“It’s the biggest game of t