Guardiola’s team was on the verge of losing the title after going 2-0 behind midway through the second half of their gripping battle for dominance with Liverpool.
However, Ilkay Gundogan ignited an incredible Manchester City comeback at the Etihad Stadium, cutting the score before Rodri equalized.
Gundogan turned in Manchester City’s third goal in the space of five minutes in the 81st minute, triggering wild celebrations and rendering second placed Liverpool’s 3-1 victory against Wolves irrelevant.
Manchester City ended one point ahead of Liverpool
Manchester City finished with 93 points, one ahead of Liverpool as they ended their rivals hopes of winning an unprecedented quadruple.
Pep’s in tears, the fans are swarming the Etihad pitch and Man City are confirmed Premier League champions!
Peter Drury, take it away pic.twitter.com/Ent11eAwLG
— SuperSport (@SuperSportTV) May 22, 2022
At the final whistle, thousands of ecstatic City supporters ran onto the field to celebrate their incredible title victory.
Supporters could not contain their excitement and broke down the Etihad’s goalpost in the process.