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Liverpool entitled to enjoy title celebrations, but it's what happens next that will define them

Daniel McDonnell


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Liverpool fans celebrate winning the Premier League outside Anfield after Chelsea won their match against Manchester City  REUTERS/Phil Noble

Liverpool fans celebrate winning the Premier League outside Anfield after Chelsea won their match against Manchester City REUTERS/Phil Noble

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Liverpool fans celebrate winning the Premier League outside Anfield after Chelsea won their match against Manchester City REUTERS/Phil Noble

The slightly anticlimactic nature of the coronation does not diminish the achievement. It’s Liverpool’s utter domination that drained the drama from this year’s Premier League.

Some title races are defined by a magical intervention or a catastrophic slip, a twist of fate that could have spawned a different story. But the search for a turning point of this campaign is utterly futile. The moment that Liverpool won the league?

Pretty much every moment of the season was leading towards the inevitable conclusion.