Premier League managers congratulated Liverpool and their manager Jürgen Klopp after they sealed a first league title in 30 years. Pep Guardiola, manager of previous champions Manchester City, said: ‘Congratulations for Liverpool – the fans, manager, the players. Well deserved.’
Frank Lampard, Ole Gunnar Solskjær and Brendan Rodgers, who came so close to the title with Liverpool in 2014, also praised Klopp’s success. ‘It’s an absolutely brilliant achievement’ said Rodgers, who is now Leicester manager. ‘They’ve been consistently the best team’.