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Manchester City champion at the end of suspense

Manchester City earned a sixth-seeded English title, the second consecutive Sunday, thanks to its 1-4 success in Brighton on the final day of the Premier League.

With 98 points, the Citizens ahead of Liverpool who beat Wolverhampton 2-0 but must be content with the 2nd place despite its 97 points and a single defeat on the clock.

This is the fourth title of champion with the Citizens for Vincent Kompany after those of 2012, 2014 and 2018. This is the second Kevin De Bruyne. Manchester City had also been crowned in 1937 and 1968.

Surprised by a header from Glenn Murray (27th), Manchester City has not long doubted this Sunday. After just one minute, Aguero was able to equalize (28th) before Aymeric Laporte put his control before the break (38th).

Riyad Mahrez (63) and Ilkay Gündogan finished the job in the second half. Vincent Kompany took part in this triumph by disputing the whole match while Kevin De Bruyne, back from injury, played in the last quarter of an hour.

Also, winners of the League Cup, Manchester City will have the opportunity to achieve the treble next week in the FA Cup final against Watford.

With Divock Origi in his ranks, Liverpool did the job with Wolverhampton. The Red Devil left the field in the 64th minute.

Sadio Mane (17th and 82nd) ​​scored twice while Mohamed Salah made his return to the base eleven. Authors of a fantastic season, the Reds must now turn to the final of the Champions League, June 1 against Tottenham, to win a trophy.

Chelsea and Tottenham in the top 4

Chelsea and Tottenham finished 3rd and 4th respectively in the Premier League and are therefore qualified for the group phase of the next Champions League. On the last day of the English league, the two London teams shared 0-0 against Leicester and 2-2 against Everton respectively.

Chelsea finishes with 72 points, 26 points behind Manchester City. After playing 120 minutes and scored the decisive goal in the Europa League semifinal on Thursday, Eden Hazard started the game on the bench. He came on in the 69th minute while Yuri Thielemans played the whole game.

On Tottenham side, Jan Vertonghen was shot in the ankle while Toby Alderweireld played 90 minutes. Erik Dier (3rd) and Christian Eriksen (75th) scored for the Spurs who finished with 71 points.

Winner 1-3 at Burnley, Arsenal (70 pts) fails in 5th place at a point in Tottenham. The Gunners will have the opportunity to reach the Champions League in case of success against Chelsea in the Europa League final.

Sixth with 66, Manchester United ended a bad end of the championship by another defeat, 0-2 against Cardiff. Injured in the thigh, Romelu Lukaku was absent. The Red Devils will play the Europa League preliminaries next season.

Seventh with 57 points and beaten 2-0 by Liverpool, Leander Dendoncker still retains hopes of Europe with Wolverhampton. The Wolves will play the preliminaries if Watford does not win the FA Cup against Manchester City next week.

Finally 12th in the Premier League with Crystal Palace, Michy Batshuayi took advantage of this last day to afford a double (24th and 32nd) on the occasion of the 5-3 victory of the Eagles against Bournemouth. He finished the season with 5 goals on the clock. Christian Benteke stayed on the bench. With Christian Kabasele in his ranks and replaced late in the game, a Watford outnumbered himself down 1-4 against West Ham.

Finally, Mbenza Isaac participated in the Huddersfield 1-1 against Southampton before the relegation while Denis Odoi, injured, did not take part in the defeat (0-4) of Fulham against Newcastle.

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