In fact, it was their neighbors Manchester United who were handing heavy defeats with their 4-0 demolitions.
But he has proved that City is by far the best team in the League and are deserving champions.
A second-half injury time madness, which lasted almost 10 minutes, saw City clinch the victory after Sterling scored the victor in the 97th minute. "Last season we finished sixth and this season we are going to finish, hopefully, second".
Guardiola might not have seen Jay Rodriguez's 73rd-minute winning goal at Old Trafford because he was playing golf with his son instead of watching the match.
Kompany and several of his teammates later toasted their title triumph with fans.
"I'm not going to stand here and say we didn't deserve what happened", he added.
Goalkeeper Ederson Moraes was watching former club Benfica play Porto in the Portuguese league.
City tied the record for earliest date of sealing the Premier League title, sharing the mark with the 2001 United squad.
"The difference is that we were consistent the whole season and played at the level we are expected to perform at", Kompany said. "Very happy to call us champions this year".
18 - the record top-flight winning run achieved by City between August 26 against Bournemouth and December 27 at Newcastle.
Mourinho was also hugely critical of his players for their approach to the game, accusing them of too many flicks and tricks to allow West Brom to win by a single goal.
"Three damaging losses in a row" painted a concerning picture for a team that have been otherwise been colossal in their dominance all season, but in hindsight, and especially in light of this win at Wembley, it might have been a misrepresentation.
Speaking after the win over Tottenham, Guardiola admitted winning the title in England would be one of the greatest achievements of his glittering career.
I don't know if I was the first or if I was the second or the third, but I congratulated them face-to-face when I had the chance to do it.
So, where does this City side stand in terms of the Premier League's best ever teams?
City's next target is to overhaul the record 95 points Chelsea accrued in Jose Mourinho's first season at the helm. Probably because I won eight championships, I was not on the moon with the victory against them.
However, it was clear that he was still a bit shaken up and head coach Quin Snyder chose to pull him from the game once again. Mitchell was visibly confused on the bench and, with the help of some teammates, lobbied to re-enter the game.
When confronted, he could not produce any proof of identity and the doctors called the police and handed him over to the police. But all his claims fell flat after the doctors found him participating in a marathon organised by the doctors on Saturday.
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The Broncos not only saved money by releasing Anderson, they opened up playing time for Devontae Booker and De'Angelo Henderson. Anderson rushed for a career-high 1,007 yards a year ago , but he'll have to go elsewhere to continue his forward momentum.
The media regulator sought to block the app because the firm had refused to hand over encryption keys used to scramble messages. The messaging service offers end-to-end encryption , meaning that Telegram itself has no access to the content of messages.
It's unclear whether Sheeran would limit his contribution to an acting role, or if he would contribute to the soundtrack as well. Ed Sheeran is rumoured to have been cast in a new musical comedy film directed Danny Boyle and written by Richard Curtis .
Family members said the Thottapillys were traveling in a maroon 2016 Honda Pilot with California license plate number of 7MMX138. The California Highway Patrol received a report around 1:10 p.m. last Friday that a auto went over a steep embankment on U.S.
He is the first Spanish manager to win the Premier League title - a prize he says is the hardest to claim in Europe. A win for United could have only derailed City's deserved league title victory, but West Brom had different ideas.
A 2% drop compared to the first quarter of 2017, this year's decrease is said to be the first annual reduction since 2015. CEO Louise O'Shea said: "Finally drivers have had some good news with the end of rising vehicle insurance costs in sight".
Will you be picking up Sega AGES when it arrives on Switch? SEGA AGES will launch in North America, Europe, and Japan. Over time, the SEGA Ages series grew to encompass enhanced ports of dozens of games across multiple systems.
Oneplus 6 vs iPhone X features specifications & release date
The Face ID feature will not be a part of Oneplus 6 this has been confirmed by Carl and we believed so by seeing the notch size. OnePlus 6 will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, which is the latest one from the chipset manufacturer.
Bank of America discloses record profit
Lourd Capital Llc's stake in Bank Amer Corp ( BAC ) is rose by 102.72% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The financial services provider reported $0.47 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.44 by $0.03.