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Peter Crouch Gives His Honest Prediction For Who Will Win The Premier League Title Next Season

Peter Crouch Gives His Honest Prediction For Who Will Win The Premier League Title Next Season

Peter Crouch believes Manchester City will fire their way past Liverpool to the Premier League title should they sign Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi.

Pep Guardiola's men failed to defend their championship status last season as Liverpool comfortably topped the table by an 18-point margin.

But the 49-year-old Spaniard has wasted no time in revamping his squad and already secured the services of Ferran Torres and Nathan Ake.

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City have now been linked with a sensational move for Messi after the Barcelona captain submitted a transfer request last month.

Crouch, 39, has insisted that the six-time Ballon d'Or winner's arrival at the Etihad would be the "difference" in deciding the title race next season.

The former Stoke City star told Paddy Power: "Imagine if City pulled off the Lionel Messi transfer?

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"I love watching them play now, they're an absolute class act. And honestly, if they added Messi, I'd think that would be the difference between them winning the title and not.

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"Winning the Champions League has eluded him, but the improvement the club have made since he took charge has been unbelievable.

"He's kicked them on to a new level, but some people might not view it as successful as other managers because of the Champions League.

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"It is the one trophy they are so desperate to win. I think Guardiola has been a breath of fresh air for the Premier League -- his football has been amazing. He's a top manager, but not winning the Champions League is definitely a blot."

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Barcelona are battling to keep hold of the Argentina captain and won't allow him to leave unless a club pays his astonishing £624m release clause.

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Topics: Manchester City, Football News, Peter Crouch, Football, Barcelona, Lionel Messi, Premier League, La Liga, Barca

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Adnan Riaz is a journalist for SPORTbible. He studied for a B.A. in History at the University of York and followed it up with an M.A. in Multimedia Journalism at MMU. Before he started writing about sports, he spent over four years in the gaming press. He has worked for several publications, including Hardcore Gamer, LADbible and the Manchester Evening News. Follow him on Twitter to find out what he is working on next. Got a story tip for Adnan? Email him: [email protected]