Scenarios: How Leicester City can win the PL title


Following Tottenham’s 1-1 draw with West Brom on Monday, you could say the Premier League title is on its way to the King Power Stadium.

The Spurs’ result leaves Leicester City seven points clear with just three games to play, as one of the most miraculous runs in sports history is nearing completion.

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Claudio Ranieri‘s men now need just three points from their final three matches to clinch the Premier League title.

A win at Manchester United next Sunday (Watch live, 9:05 a.m. ET on NBCSN and online via Live Extra) would see the Foxes crowned champions. Below, we take a look at the possible title-clinching scenarios in Round 36 for Leicester City should they fail to beat United.

If Leicester fail to win (draw or lose) at Manchester United on Sunday, they could win the title next Monday (May 2) in the following situations:

  • Leicester draw at Manchester United on Sunday AND Tottenham draw or lose at Chelsea next Monday.


  • Tottenham lose at Chelsea next Monday, regardless of Leicester’s result at Manchester United on Sunday.