Man City win Premier League title as Man United lose to West Brom

Man City win Premier League title as Man United lose to West Brom

- West Brom shock Man United at Old Trafford by 1-0 in a league match

- Man City are officially crowned EPL champions following the result

- United only have the FA Cup as a chance to win a silverware this season

West Bromwich Albion spectacularly stole maximum points against Manchester United as Jay Rodriguez header won it for the Baggies at old Trafford

With this result Manchester City have now been officially confirmed Premier League champions with four games to spare.

Jake Livermore almost put the visitors ahead in the 11th minute but a brilliant one-handed save from David De Gea kept the scores 0-0 a piece.

Within the space of a minute Ben Foster also pulled out fantastic saves from Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez to deny United's their first goal.

Mourinho's side were denied a clear penalty as Ander Herrera was tripped in the 18-yard box but the referee waved play on.

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United had another scoring chance from Paul Pogba but the Frenchman used his hand to direct the ball towards goal instead of his head as he was booked for the offence.

The first half ended in a stalemate as both sides went back into the dressing room to restrategize for the second period.

It was the Baggies that finally drew first blood as Jay Rodriguez steered his header into the back of the net from a West Brom corner to put his side in the lead in the 73rd minute.

The Premier League bottom side held on to the lead as the match ended 1-0 to the side from the Hawthorns.

United will have to battle for second place with Liverpool who are just a point behind but have a game at hand.

Mourinho's side will now play for Tottenham in the FA Cup semi finals as they will be hoping to win their only silverware of the season.

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Source: Naija.ng

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