Pep Guardiola steered Manchester City to another Premier League title. Photo: @ManCity

Pep Guardiola steered Manchester City to another Premier League title. Photo: @ManCity

Manchester City crowned Premier League champions!

Manchester City are the 2021-22 Premier League champions following their drama-filled win over Aston Villa on Sunday night.

Pep Guardiola steered Manchester City to another Premier League title. Photo: @ManCity

Pep Guardiola steered Manchester City to another Premier League title. Photo: @ManCity

Manchester City are the 2021-22 Premier League champions following their drama-filled win over Aston Villa on Sunday night.

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All Pep Guardiola’s men needed to do was win their match without worrying about what second-placed Liverpool do in their match against Wolverhampton.

Man City went into the encounter sitting on 90 points from 37 games while Liverpool were sitting on 89 points from the same number of games.

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Aston Villa gave Man City the shock of their lives as Matthew Cash opened the scoring in the 37th minute of the first half.

Philippe Coutinho then doubled Aston Villa’s lead with a sublime finish in the 69th minute, and at this stage, City looked dead and buried.

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There was drama after 76 minutes as Man City pulled one back through substitute Iikay Gundogan before Rodri made it 2-2 in the 78th minute.

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Gundogan wasn’t done as he completed his brace to hand Man City the championship title which nearly slipped through their fingers as Liverpool also won their match.

Jürgen Klopp’s men finished second on the Premier League log with 92 points as their efforts were not good enough to topple Man City.

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