It was a great jubilation for Liverpool on 25th of June after been crowned as Premier League champion, winning their first domestic league title in 30 years, which makes it 19th times they will be lifting the trophy.
Celebrations lasted late into the evening with red smoke engulfing the sky near Anfield Stadium despite limits on gatherings due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The victory comes after Manchester City, who is in second position in the league, lost to Chelsea 2-1, which made Liverpool to be 23 points ahead, and made them 2019/2020 Premier League Champion.
The “Never Walk Alone” still have seven games to be played in the league, and this makes them the earliest title winners in terms of matches.
But they’re also the latest title winners after the season was delayed for over three months due to the ongoing pandemic.
“I have no words, it’s unbelievable. It’s much more than I ever thought would be possible. Becoming champion with this club is absolutely incredible,” said the club’s German manager Jürgen Klopp with an emotional expression.
Liverpool supporters celebrates outside Anfield Stadium in Liverpool located in the heart of England on Thursday, June 25, 2020.
The 2019/2020 season just restarted last week with games played in empty stadiums, which are only broadcast on television.
According to the Premier League rules, Coronavirus test is conducted twice weekly in order for the season to continue.
“It’s a relief because of the 3-month interruption, and that’s why we fought so hard, winning every single team we face”. Klopp added.
Klopp took over the team in October 2015 in what was called a new era for it. Liverpool won their sixth Champions League title last year The last time Liverpool was crowned has Premier League champions was after the 1989/1990 season.