Miracle Leicester City. As fans celebrated after one of the biggest surprises in the history of sport
Leicester City was filled with scenes of joy on Monday night after the draw between Chelsea and Tottenham (2-2), who secured a historic first title for the football team Leicester City, AFP informs.
Club supporters gathered in bars and pubs in the village, where they spent until morning.
At Hogarth's fans have "exploded" with joy immediately after the final whistle. The pub is located two steps from the Cathedral where King Richard III was buried a second time in March 2015, triggering the onset path to glory in the view of some superstitious.
Fans were then spread on city streets after the game, singing songs of glory to the Italian coach Claudio Ranieri and Jamie Vardy scorer (22 goals), designated by journalists footballer of the year in England.
"I want to spend! A Leicester when I say 14 years. Can you imagine what this means to me?" Said Caroline Wilkins, aged 60 years.
Karishma Kapoor, a student may be even more happy. After two pounds bet on Leicester became champion, before the onset of the season, he will now collect the sum of £ 10,000, with the figure for 5000-1 at the time.
Leicester City won the first title of champion of England football Monday night after Tottenham ended in a draw away to Chelsea 2-2 in the 36th round of the Premier League.
Leicester City club founded in 1884, had already won four major trophies in its history of 132 years, three League Cups (1964, 1997, 2000) and a Cup of England (1971).
Leicester has seven points ahead when the remaining two rounds to play and can not be overtaken by Tottenham.
Italian coach Claudio Ranieri said Monday night after winning the title of champion of England with Leicester City team, it's an amazing feeling and said that is proud of its successful performance, BBC informs, quoted by News.ro.
"It's an amazing feeling and I am extremely happy. I'm proud. The players were fantastic. Their focus, their determination and their spirit has made this success possible. I am a pragmatic man, I wanted to win every game and not me I never thought that we can win the title. in every game my players were beaten for victory and that I've always liked them. I'm happy for them, leading to club staff, but also for our fans, "he said Ranieri.
Striker James Vardy said he is privileged to enter the history of the club Leicester City: "It is an incredible feeling. I've never felt that. Last year this time we save from relegation and now celebrate winning the title. This shows how much I worked all this season. It is the highest performance for Leicester and I am privileged to get into the club's history. "