After an excellent 2-0 victory over Chelsea, Liverpool are now 9/2 with Paddy Power to finish in the Top 4 come the season end.
The Reds are on something of a run under Roy Hodgson and are 80/1 to win the Premier League title (William Hill). Man United, who snatched 3 points from Wolves in the last minute, move in slightly to 7/2 (Ladbrokes) after closing to the gap to just 2 points.
Chelsea are still odds-on 4/6 favs () to retain the title but people will begin to ask questions of their squad depth and if it can last the distance. Man City are a 12/1 chance with 888sport to win the league and just 9/20 (Betdaq) to secure a Champions League place.
Newcastle’s surge up the league gives them a 50/1 tag (Betfred) to be 4th or better and an interesting 6/4 () to grab a top 10 spot.
At the wrong end, Blackpool are now 4/5 to go down with bet365, slightly longer each week, Wigan are a 5/6 chance at Betdaq. West Ham, who were denied 3 points by Birmingham, are even money at Totesport for the drop.