League title is still within Manchester City's grasp, says David Silva

Guardian

• Title is there to be won, says Spain international• 'If we keep fighting, we hope that United will falter'David Silva believes Manchester City can ill afford to drop another point this season if they are to retain their Premier League title, but the reigning champions are confident they can maintain recent form and exploit any slip in Manchester United's standards.City's win at Arsenal on Sunday, their first in the league at the north London club since 1975, ensured United's advantage, which had briefly stretched to 10 points earlier in the day, remains at seven. That can be trimmed further against Fulham on Saturday, with Sir Alex Ferguson's team facing an awkward trip to fourth-placed Tottenham Hotspur 24 hours later, with Silva suggesting City's luck has turned."In the last few games it's not that we've improved particularly," he sai...

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