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Manchester City wrapped up the title in the manner they would have hoped for with a 2-0 win over West Ham United.
City went into the game knowing a draw would in all probability have been enough to take the crown, but they removed any semblance of doubt with the three points.
City started well and could have taken the lead on 11 minutes, but David Silva volleyed over from eight yards.
West Ham’s first notable attack came on 11 minutes when Stewart Downing got beyond the City defence and cut the ball back for Kevin Nolan, but he fired over the bar.
Hammers keeper Adrian made a save from Sergio Aguero on 19 minutes and again performed well to tip over a stinging drive from Aleksandar Kolarov.
The keeper, though, was beaten on 39 minutes when Samir Narsi flashed a shot across Adrian and in off the far post.
The celebrations truly started five minutes after the restart when captain Vincent Kompany smashed home a shot after a scramble in the box.
There were a few nervous moments when news filtered through of Liverpool's fightback against Newcastle, but City held firm to wrap up their second title of the Premier League era.
Speaking immediately after the game, Kompany made it clear that City are not going to let up.
He said: "This team deserves to win trophies; I want this to increase."
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