Manchester City keeps the better end in the remote duel for the title in England.
Thanks to the double scorer Ilkay Gündogan, Pep Guardiola triumphed with Jürgen Klopp in the remote duel and saved the wafer-thin lead in the heart of the heart line: Manchester City won the English football championship for the eighth time and ended the quadrple room of the Liverpool FC prematurely.
The Guardiola team with international Gündogan won on the 38th and last matchday of the Premier League after 0-2 deficit 3: 2 (0: 1) against Aston Villa. The Success Coach Klopp team came to a 3-1 (1: 1) against the Wolverhampton Wanderers, but had to be satisfied with the runner -up championship with one point.
Klopp still believed in the title
The goals for Mancity scored double packers Gündogan (76th, 81st) and Rodri (78th), for Liverpool Sadio Mané (24th), top goalkeeper Mohamed Salah (84.) and Andrew Robertson (successfully. Mancity defended the title in Football mother country successful.
A week ago, the Reds from Liverpool also won the FA Cup in penalty shootout against Chelsea FC after the league cup. On May 28, the Klopp protégés also play in St. Denis in the Champions League final against the Spanish record champions Real Madrid.
Klopp had reached deep into the psychological trick box before the Premier League season final. “You are a favorite and the better team, but then: Hoppla, 0: 1. Then it depends on the character. We often proved it,” he said.
“The momentum,” Klopp said, lying at his LFC. The parade has long been scheduled for May 29, “I can feel an incredible confidence and a positive mood around Angield”.
Gündogan becomes a match winner for Manchester City
Klopp first saw his confidence: Liverpool countered the early goal of Wolverhampton’s Pedro Neto (3rd) by Sadio Mane (24th), City was lying behind a break by a header by Matty Cash (37.).
In the second round, the Citizens tried everything to turn the game. But instead of the 1-1, the 0: 2 fell in the 69th minute by Philippe Coutinho, the Brazilian with a past on the Anfield Road.
But the Guardiola’s team kept cool head. “We are absolutely crazy about the title,” the starting coach said before the game. And his players showed that in the last 20 minutes of the season.
Only Gündogan hit the connection in the 76th minute, two minutes later Rodri achieved the equalization. In the 81st minute it was again the German who shot the master throne with his double pack city.