- Manchester United gaffer, Jose Mourinho has congratulated his rival Pep Guardiola on guarding his "best team" to an emphatic Premier League win
- Mourinho handed City the trophy when his side suffered a surprise defeat to West Brom
- And the United gaffer said that Pep Guardiola has the best team
Manchester United gaffer, Jose Mourinho has congratulated his rival Pep Guardiola on guarding his "best team" to an emphatic Premier League win.
City were hoping to be crowned champions of England when they hosted Mourinho at the Etihad on April 7.
An emphatic second half display saw the Red Devils put the party celebrations on ice, with City then crashing out of the Champions League to Liverpool just days later.
However, City were finally crown Premier League champions when United suffered a stunning 1-0 defeat at home to bottom-of-the-table West Brom.
It mean Guardiola collected his first Premier League title while playing on the golf course with friends.
Speaking after his side surprise defeat to West Brom, Mourinho said: “When somebody is champion, they deserve to be champion.
“I don’t want to come here with excuses. They were the best team.”
NAIJ.com previously reported that 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.
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