Jay Rodriguez delighted with West Bromwich Albion victory at Manchester United

BREAKING Manchester City Crowned Premier League Champions

Jay Rodriguez netted a vital victor for the Baggies at Old Trafford, a result which confirmed City as Premier League champions.

Although the West Brom board are believed to want somebody with more experience, Moore certainly did his chances of becoming the next full-time boss no harm, even if avoiding relegation looks a lost cause.

For the millions (and millions) of pounds United spend on their attacking talent, with the likes of Romelu Lukaku, Alexis Sanchez and Paul Pogba starting against West Brom, the Red Devils lacked spark without their academy graduates Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard (in addition to Anthony Martial). Their goal difference is 31 inferior to Pep Guardiola's team and the final twist in the story of a one-sided title race counts as a humiliation for a club with their haughty ambitions.

With the exception of the chance for Lukaku - and a penalty appeal when Ander Herrera was caught by Craig Dawson - it was a soporific first half for the home fans.

However, United's record £89m signing followed it up with a underwhelming display on the left of midfield in a 4-3-3 system.

United's first loss at home in the league since December handed the title to rivals Manchester City with five games to spare. We were a complicated team and let them feel comfortable.

"Some players think it is stylish football".

"Everything was slow, one more flick, trick, turn".

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"I'm proud for players and staff and way they have acquitted themselves today".

"Normally, we are going to have more of the ball and, normally, it's when we need somebody from the back to add extra technical quality in the middle of the back [four]".

'City were the best team, sooner or later they would get the points, so no dramas when the best team wins the league'. "I've been lucky to win three titles but so many I've missed as well".

'The commitment, the desire, and I said, "Can Pogba do that all the time the way he played against City?".

Jay Rodriguez proved to be the most unlikely of title-deciders when he stooped low to head the Baggies in front on 73 minutes. Vincent Kompany did, with images showing the City captain celebrating at his in-laws' house where he was having dinner.

"But my teammates might roll their eyes when I say this".

Goalkeeper Ederson Moraes was watching former club Benfica play Porto in the Portuguese league.

By capturing the league crown with five games remaining, they have equalled the EPL record for the earliest point in which a team has clinched the title, held by United's 2000-01 team. "In my experience you don't win titles with inconsistency".

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