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Latest Football News – Manchester City did not even shudder. The Guardiola players, winners in Brighton (1-4), are crowned champions of England for the 6th time in their history and the second time in a row, which no one had managed since Manchester United at the end of the decade former. Liverpool’s win over Wolverhampton (2-0) was no good. Tottenham finishes 3rd.
The Citizens are still the kings of the Premier League. Manchester City won their sixth league title with a win at Brighton (1-4) on Sunday. A match where the Skyblues did not leave any hope for their opponent of the day. If not very small … Manchester City concluded in the most beautiful manners a remarkable season, with a record of 33 victories and 98 points. At the same time Liverpool, Wolverhampton scorer (2-0), finished in second place, conceding only one defeat this season.
Manchester City did not fail. Arranged in 4-3-3 at the kickoff, Pep Guardiola’s players quickly took control of the debates, smothering their opponent in midfield in particular. By proceeding against, the Skyblues took advantage of the spaces left by a defense of Brighton, not very serene. But against all odds, the troupe of Catalan was surprised. Upon receiving a good corner, Glenn Murray did not pray to jump higher than everyone else and place a dry head that misled Ederson (1-0, 25th).
Laporte for the title goal
Stung, the Citizens have been slow to react. In the process, Kun Aguero relaunched his family following a nice move with Bernardo Silva (1-1, 28th). The Citizens then rolled out and did what they do best: confiscate the ball to their opponents. Aymeric Laporte has thus come to contribute in the conquest of the title (1-2, 38th), thanks to a beautiful head that put City in orbit. The second act was even more to the advantage of Skyblues. Surprising Holder this Saturday, Riyad Mahrez mystified the Brighton defense before placing a sublime shot, which ended his run in the skylight (1-3, 65th). Ultra dominators, the Citizens did not go down and aggravated the score later, by Gündoğan (1-4, 72nd), author of an anthology free kick.
An idyllic scenario that was necessary while Liverpool did the job and beat Wolverhampton (2-0), thanks to a double of Sadio Mané. The players of Jürgen Klopp ended the season with 97 points, which would have been enough to crowned them every year, except last year … and therefore this year. A small consolation. The Scousers will try to look for a much bigger and much more beautiful on June 1 next to Madrid.