Liverpool crowned 2019/2020 English Premier League champions

Liverpool crowned 2019/2020 English Premier League champions

- The Reds had to wait 30 years to win the title champions

- The Reds had to wait 30 years to win the title and fans are ecstatic that they have finally managed to do it

- Liverpool fans flocked to Anfield to celebrate the Premier League title and as usual it was a raucous affair

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English Premier League side, Liverpool became the 2019/20 season champions on Thursday, 25 June following Chelsea’s win over Manchester City.

The Blues beat Manchester City by 2-1 in a thrilling encounter.

Chelsea's 2-1 win against Manchester City gave the Reds their first league title in 30 years.

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Briefly.co.za gathered that with about seven matches to end the season, Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool side - who have only lost once in the league this season - cannot be caught atop the table.

Meanwhile, the Red’s Egyptian star, Mohamed Salah, has thanked the supporters of the club for their commitment over the years and long wait.

He tweeted that:

Yes. It feels THAT good. I want to thank all our supporters watching us from all corners of the world.
"You made this possible for us and I hope we can keep bringing you the joy you deserve. Now they're gonna believe us."
Liverpool are Premier League champion for 2019/20 season

Liverpool are Premier League champion for 2019/20 season
Source: UGC

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The BBC also reported that thousands of Liverpool fans converged on Anfield to celebrate the club’s first Premier League title.

Police were forced to close roads around Anfield and also advised motorists to avoid the area.

Thousands of more fans gathered outside the club's famous Kop stand throughout the night, with some climbing on walls, bins and the roof of a merchandise stand.

It is Liverpool's 19th top-flight title and their first since 1989/90 when Sir Kenny Dalglish led them to victory.

Jurgen Klopp's side needed one victory to seal the league but City's failure to win means they cannot be caught.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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