With the title seemingly slipping away, Pep Guardiola‘s team overcame a two-goal deficit to overcome Aston Villa 3-2 and pounce on Liverpool for the title, completing their fourth league victory in five years.
Manchester City will celebrate with their fans in Manchester on Monday as super-sub Ilkay Gundogan completed his brace after Rodri had leveled the score on Sunday afternoon.
The club has announced that an open-top bus parade will take place in the city center, culminating in a stage extravaganza at Beetham Tower on Deansgate.
‘To complete my nine years at City by winning my fifth Premier League title is a dream come true,’ Fernandinho stated before receiving the Premier League trophy.
‘This group is truly exceptional. The players’ camaraderie is unlike anything I’ve ever seen before.
‘These are my brothers, so winning the championship is even more special.’
Although I am departing this summer, I am certain that City will be successful in the future.
‘This club is incredible, as are our fans, who have supported us throughout.
We could not have accomplished what we have in the past five seasons without them. We’ve sensed their enthusiasm, and it’s pushed us forward.’