The whistle at the end of the Chelsea and Manchester City match sparked the joy of Liverpool fans, winning the League Cup 30 years ago.
Liverpool has 86 points, 23 points behind Manchester City, and they no longer need to wait for the results of their remaining seven games this season.
WE’RE PREMIER LEAGUE CHAMPIONS!! 🏆 pic.twitter.com/qX7Duxoslm
— Liverpool FC (Premier League Champions 🏆) (@LFC) June 25, 2020
Chelsea took the lead after a fatal flaw in Manchester City’s defense that Christian Policic made perfect use of in the 36th minute.
CAMPIONE LIVERPOOL pic.twitter.com/CRuRc65GdG
— The Anfield Wrap (@TheAnfieldWrap) June 25, 2020
Belgian Kevin De Bruyne equalized the score from a direct free kick in the 55th minute before Willian added the second goal to Chelsea from a penalty kick in the 78th minute.
The city of Liverpool prepared early for the celebration tonight, the fans raised red flags and slogans “You will not go alone” in the streets, and the houses were decorated with pictures of coach Jurgen Klopp and Reds stars.
🏆🔴 PREMIER LEAGUE CHAMPIONS 🔴🏆 pic.twitter.com/nNO5YMNaDv
— Premier League (@premierleague) June 25, 2020