After Manchester United’s defeat by Leicester City, Riyad Mahrez, Manchester City, has been officially crowned the England champion for the 2020/2021 season.
On a personal level, Riyad Mahrez won the English Premier League title for the third time, becoming the third African player to win the league title three times in his football career after Didier Drogba (4 times with Chelsea) and Yaya Toure (3 times with Manchester City).
Riyad Mahrez officially crowned the Premier League for the third time in his career!
Mahrez became the third African player in history to win three Premier League titles after Didier Drogba (4) and Yaya Toure (3). Legend! pic.twitter.com/bXRXsGW9KR
– DZfoot (DZfoot) May 11, 2021
Three holy days after United ended the tournament by ten points, the Sky Blues won their seventh Premier League title in their history. Malik since 2008 to Sheikh Mansour, the Manconian club has won its fourth title since it was passed under the Emirati flag. He started poorly at the start of the season in thirteenth place on the ninth day, and Pep Guardiola’s players were able to raise their game by dominating the tournament at the end of January.
Thanks to tactical adjustments and new defensive strength, the Nationals achieved an impressive series of fifteen successive victories and were able to rank the best defense in the tournament with 26 goals conceded this season. A great performance in which the captain of the Greens team scored nine goals and provided four assists in his 25 matches.
FA Cup winner and Community Shield, Manchester City is still in the race for a historic quadruple with in view the Champions League Final they face against Chelsea on May 29 in Istanbul.