Chelsea made Liverpool champions after a victory over Manchester City

first_imgChelsea beat Manchester City 2-1 in the last match of the 31st round of the English Premier League. This result brought the 19th title to Liverpool. Merseysiders become Premier League champions for the first time. Chelsea – Manchester City 2: 1, Willian scores from a penaltyLiverpool can become champions after this match At first glance, Manchester City controlled the game. The hosts were well grouped from behind and went on the counterattack at every opportunity. However, the “citizens” have reached a serious situation. Fernandinho’s header under the crossbar was wonderfully saved by Kepa. After several opportunities for Chelsea, the hosts scored the first goal of the match. Pulisic took advantage of a misunderstanding between Gundogan and Mendi, himself outplayed the entire defense of the opponent and was ruthless against Ederson in the 36th minute for 1: 0. Source: GettyImagesThe second half started again with pressure for City. In the 55th minute Kevin de Bruyne made a great foul, kicking the ball in the right corner of Kepa’s goal for 1: 1. A minute later, Rahim Stirling, left alone, hit the right post of Chelsea.Driven by the attack, the guests allowed themselves to be countered. Twice Mason Mount was close to scoring a second goal. The second time Kyle Walker pulled the ball in front of the goal from an impossible position. Source: GettyImagesIn the 77th minute, goalkeepers Ederson and Fernandinho made incredible saves. During the VAR, it was established that Fernadino had taken the ball out of the door with his hand. Penalty and red card. Willian shot high in the corner for 2: 1 and finally ended the dispute for the title of England.By the end, Chelsea had more chances for a third goal than City to equalize. Ederson made a great save after a strike by reserve Pedro in added time.Chelsea already have 54 points and are one point behind third-placed Leicester. Manchester City has 63 points and can not reach, in theory, the new champion Liverpool, who has 86 points. Source: GettyImageslast_img

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