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#Champions Elect

# champions-elect - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Liverpool fans set for title celebrations if City slip up at Chelsea tonight

The 30-year wait is very nearly at an end.

# champions-elect - Monday 22 June, 2020

'The point is one we deserve,' says Liverpool boss Klopp after Merseyside derby stalemate

The Reds were held at Goodison Park but edged closer towards the Premier League title.

# champions-elect - Saturday 30 May, 2020

Lewandowski brace helps Bayern go 10 points clear in Bundesliga

Fortuna Dusseldorf can count themselves lucky to escape with just a 5-0 loss.

# champions-elect - Friday 13 April, 2018

Can Spurs inflict fourth straight defeat on Man City and the Premier League talking points

Pep Guardiola’s team can potentially claim the title at Wembley this weekend, but their form suggests otherwise.

# champions-elect - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Guardiola: Man City deserve greater title credit after derby defeat

The City boss is looking to take positives from a defeat to United which prevented the crown from being secured.

# champions-elect - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Real Madrid on brink of breaking Barca's grip on La Liga

Victory in the final game of the season would seal the title for Zidane’s men.

# champions-elect - Monday 17 October, 2016

Three and easy! Stephen Kenny's untouchable Dundalk close in on third straight league title

The Lilywhites will be crowned champions if they beat Bohs next weekend.

# champions-elect - Saturday 30 April, 2016

5-in-a-row: Celtic all but seal league title and departing boss Ronny Deila enjoyed it a lot

Victory at Hearts puts the Bohys 12 points clear with four games remaining.

Leicester three points from history and more Premier League thoughts

Plus, why Sunday’s game is just as important for Manchester United as it is for the Foxes.

# champions-elect - Friday 9 October, 2015

The destination of the League of Ireland title could be decided tonight

Dundalk are on the brink of back-to-back titles and can seal the deal in Tallaght tonight.

# champions-elect - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Shamrock Rovers old boys Finn and Gannon on target as Dundalk edge closer to title

Stephen Kenny’s men earned a 2-0 win at Oriel Park tonight.

# champions-elect - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Towell to the rescue but league leaders Dundalk drop points at Dalymount

The Lilywhites drew 2-2 with Bohemians thanks to a 93rd-minute equaliser.

# champions-elect - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Dundalk take huge step towards back-to-back titles by dismantling St Pat's

The Lilywhites are now 10 points clear at the summit.

# champions-elect - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Chelsea can win the title on Sunday after tonight's victory at Leicester

They had to come from behind at the break.

# champions-elect - Saturday 18 April, 2015

United dominant but Chelsea clinical as Hazard added another fine goal to his collection

It finished 1-0 to the hosts at Stamford Bridge.

# champions-elect - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

One game in, John Terry is already eyeing the Premier League title

The Chelsea veteran was in confident mood after last night’s win over Burnley.

# champions-elect - Saturday 12 October, 2013

5 things to look out for in this weekend's Airtricity League games

St Patrick’s Athletic can wrap up the league title at Richmond Park on Sunday evening.

# champions-elect - Sunday 10 March, 2013

6 Nations: England on the brink of Grand Slam after Italy victory

Toby Flood made Italy pay for their indiscipline but a fightback ensured a tight finish.