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MANCH­ESTER City are so scary right now they’ve al­most got a Mike Tyson aura about them.

Pep Guardi­ola’s boys don’t need to trash-talk any of their ti­tle ri­vals – they know they’ve got the power to de­liver the knock­out blow.

While the rest of the con­tenders trade punches with each other hop­ing for a ti­tle shot, City stand men­ac­ingly over them as the undis­puted kings. For me, the ti­tle race is over and nor­mally any­one say­ing that one week into De­cem­ber with City just two points clear of Liver­pool would be ac­cused of los­ing his mar­bles. But, I hon­estly can’t see any other out­come.

And, here’s an­other thing, I wouldn’t be in the least sur­prised to see them stay un­beaten all sea­son ei­ther.

If they did that, then it’s an ®Êby PAUL BROWN achieve­ment that would even sur­pass that of the Arse­nal ‘In­vin­ci­bles’ be­cause the Premier League just gets stronger and stronger ev­ery sea­son.

City play Chelsea to­day and I heard Maurizio Sarri say he was wor­ried af­ter their shock 2-1 de­feat at Wolves.

Im­pact

Trust me, he should be.

Three weeks ago, there was hardly any­thing in it. Now, de­feats to Tot­ten­ham and Wolves, leave Chelsea with no op­tion but to beat Pep’s boys at the week­end.

If they lose it, then the points dif­fer­ence would be 13 and there’s no way they are go­ing to claw that back.

City look unstoppable at home and away from home they have al­ready won at Arse­nal and Spurs and drawn at Liver­pool.

You just can’t see any way back – the im­pact of the Wolves de­feat is just mas­sive in terms of points and the psy­cho­log­i­cal blow in­flicted.

It’s all ‘ifs’ and ‘buts’ but had Chelsea beaten Wolves – which they should have done – the gap would have been seven points.

That would have meant a Chelsea vic­tory against City tonight would have cut the gap be­tween the two clubs to a mere four and it would be all to play for.

Now it’s an en­tirely dif­fer­ent story and that’s be­cause City aren’t los­ing

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