How was the Premier League? Champion, Champions, Europe League and relegation
Published by Soamas
July 27, 2020 11:25 am
Despite everything, it’s over. The 2019-2020 season of the Premier League is over. After a fixed break due to the coronavirus, the English championship came to an end. It’s along with Liverpool’s run without winning the league title.
It’s, therefore, time to explain how the Premier League completed, from the champions to the relegated teams.
Just one month ago, Liverpool achieved to break their three-decade run without winning the league title. After defeating Crystal Palace, coupled with Manchester City’s loss by Chelsea. The Reds took the league under the Premier League format for the first time.
Liverpool besides raising the title obtains the first direct ticket to the Champions League. The outstanding passes to the top European competition set until this last date. Along with Reds, Manchester City during their role while runners-up. Manchester United and Chelsea (previous round) played. They got their place during the 2020-2021 League.
Both United and the Blues ended their participation. In the next Champions League on this day by defeating Leicester City and Wolverhampton respectively.
Leicester City, having finished fifth in the Premier League standings, secured their place in the next Europe League. The League Cup winner gives another ticket to the Europe League. But as it is Manchester City, the card provides to the extremely qualified, i.e. Tottenham who came sixth.
The only thing left to do is to define the last place. Chelsea beat Arsenal in the FA Cup final. Raúl Jiménez’s Wolverhampton would advance to the second most important tournament at club level. On the contrary, if Arsenal triumphs, it would be the Gunners themselves who would go to the UEFA Europe League.
Unfortunately, three fans will not be able to see their teams in the Premier League next season. Norwich City, with only 21 points, came in the last place. Watford is in 19th place (34 points), while Bournemouth is in 18th place with the same 34 points. These three teams will have to look for their return. And the top category of English football in the Championship.