Leicester City win the Premier League title

For the first time in Leicester 132-year history, Leicester City Football Club are the champions of England after securing the 2015/16 Barclays Premier League title on Monday night.

Claudio Ranieri and his players have captured the imaginations of football fans around the world with the most brilliant and unlikely sporting triumphs ever seen.
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From a team that spent the majority of last season rooted to the bottom of the table and among the favourites for relegation this term, a combination of team spirit, hard work and talent has seen them transform into champions.

Claudio Ranieri
Claudio Ranieri, Leicester Manager (Pic: lcfc.com)

In the toughest league in the world, the Foxes have led the way at the top of the table since an emphatic 3-0 win over Stoke City on 23 January and have answered every question asked of them throughout the campaign.

The title victory comes just two years after the team secured a record-equalling seventh second tier title and a just seven seasons since claiming the third tier crown back in 2009.

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