By Ezenwa Obinna Stephen
What started as a very long and dark tunnel has finally brought light at its end. The fairy tale story, the perfect story.
Leicester City confirmed their EPL conquest after second placed Tottenham failed to beat Chelsea at the bridge on monday, a jinx yet to be broken for more than a quarter of a century.
Ranieri’s men profited from a shaky season from the usual EPL big boys they dominated the season overcoming every hurdle in their path to clinch the title, losing just three games all season long and beating Chelsea, Tottenham and Manchester City.
They have been in the top two since late november and have not left the top spot since defeating spurs at the white heart lane.
Leicester City who were promoted from championship in 2014.
Leicester City who miraculously escaped relegation last season after winning seven of their last nine matches.
Leicester City who as recent as 2009 where in the third tier of English Football.
Leicester City who’s fans rallied to keep their club alive when it fell into administrative debts in 2002.
Leicester City who hadn’t finished in the first two since 1929.
Leicester City who hasn’t won the EPL in since its formation in 1884.
Leicester City who’ current coach was sacked by Greece for losing against Faroe Island……. Are now Champions of all the 92 English League clubs.
Congratulations Schmeichel, Drinkwater, James, Verdy, Morgan, King, Huth, Albrighton, Mahrez, Amartey, Hammer, Kante, Okazaki, Schlupp, Gray, Simpson, Wesilewsk, Ulloa, Moore, Dyer, Fuchs, Inler, Schwarzer, Chilwell.
And to Claudio Ranieri the new King Power bride, the pride of England, congratulation sir.
There you have it, LEICESTER CITY FOOTBALL CLUB, the CHAMPIONS of the ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE.
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