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17 April, 2018, 10:37 | Author: Lula Armstrong
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Combining speed, guile, power and more speed, it has blown away opponents and redefined what anyone thought was possible in the English game.

Champions City have set their sights on rewriting the record books after clinching the Premier League title.

City's club captain, who celebrated the win live on camera, spoke to Sky Sports in the aftermath of City being crowned champions.

"We've won the league for you, Man City, Man City", West Brom's fans chanted after the final whistle. I'd like to stay humble - this is not a dynasty, it's one title.

City's victory in 2014 was also not made certain until the final game of the season.

A 16-point lead with five games to play and 93 goals scored represents an emphatic response, not that any doubts ever existed inside the City dressing room.

It's been a breath of fresh air in many ways - attacking, open, adventurous football with really good players.

The Citizens, in all honesty, strolled their way to their third Premier League success.


'We all believed in it, otherwise it wouldn't happen, ' Kompany said.

Backed by City's Abu Dhabi-based owners, Guardiola has spent big money to bolster his squad and more reinforcements are likely to arrive before next season.

"There's nothing better. Long may it continue and hopefully, every single Cityzen around the world parties for us tonight". "One team was dominant in Germany and one had (Lionel) Messi, but we are nothing without the team".

A serial victor as a manager with Barcelona and Bayern, Guardiola ended his first year in England at City without silverware - his only failure to win a trophy since his managerial career started back in 2007. That step is always a difficult one but we have worked hard all season and we are delighted to achieve it.

'We needed a period of adaptation...his methods were the right ones, we believed in him.

Speaking after Saturday's 3-1 win over Tottenham, the 47-year-old gave all the credit to his players. "City were the best team, sooner or later they would get the points, so no dramas when the best team wins the league", Mourinho said. This result left his team one point clear of third-place Liverpool, with a game in hand. Winning the title with five matches to go makes City the joint earliest champions in the Premier League era - matching the achievement of the 2000-01 Manchester United team.

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