The Barclay Premier League is the most famous football league in the world, and even considered by many as one of the difficult leagues owing to its unpredictability. Teams battling for relegation, Last Game Week’s title deciding games, quest for Champions League spot, Premier League fans have witnessed all the thrill and emotion over the years. And yes, this year was no different. The Premier League yet again amazed the fans with some great football and new title winners who have taken the entire world by a storm.
Having escaped relegation by a mere 6 points last season, Leicester City started strong under new manager Claudio Ranieri. And who knew, that this manager would be the one who’ll help them win their first Premier League title. They played impressively from August to November, with Jamie Vardy scoring 13 goals in 11 consecutive games. On December 19, with a close victory against Everton away from home, they went to the top of the table. With amazing wins away against Manchester City and Spurs cemented their top spot. Various one-goal wins against mid table teams further lifted their spirits, and finally on 2nd May, 2016 Tottenham Hotspurs were not able to win against Chelsea F.C. thus making Leicester City the champions of the Premier League. With 36 games played (as of 4th May, 2016), Leicester have 77 points and a 30 goal difference. Riyad Mahrez, Jamie Vardy, Wes Morgan, Kasper Schmeichel, all these worked really hard to guide the team to the title.
The story of Leicester City winning the Premier League is truly magical. Playing top-flight English Football against the likes of teams like Manchester United, Manchester City, Arsenal F.C., Chelsea F.C; Leicester City’s title win is a big achievement. They had no big names in their squads, no big transfer fee recruits, but unimaginable spirit, motivation from their manager, and the determination is what earned them the crown. It is a lesson for everyone, no matter what you are doing in your life, if you have belief in yourself coupled with hard-work, nothing is impossible.
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Well Done, Leicester City. A Hearty Congratulations to the whole team, staff and the fans who supported their team all the time. Finally they have something very massive to cheer about.