first_imgArsenal’s hopes of a top-four finish in the Premier League is in the balance ahead of their trip to struggling Middlesbrough this evening.The Gunners, who have never finished outside the top four in Arsene Wenger’s 20 years in charge, are 10 points off the Champions League places.And Wenger knows it’s a massive challenge. Chelsea’s lead over Tottenham at the top of the table remains at four points, after a 2-nil defeat at Manchester United yesterday.Goals from Marcus Rashford and Ander Herrera lifted United up to fifth in the table.Jose Mourinho’s side are now just four points off a Champions League place, with a game in hand.Liverpool are back into third after winning 1-nil at West Brom.Roberto Firmino with the winner at the Hawthorns.last_img read more