Premier League Final Day: Manchester United vs. Stoke City [UPDATED]
Defending Premier League champions Manchester United must beat Stoke City this afternoon to maintain hope of a record fourth consecutive league title. The Red Devils go into the final day a point behind Chelsea, and also relying on Wigan Athletic to beat the Blues at Stamford Bridge.
Yes, United have been in this situation before, and Sir Alex Ferguson can only hope that such experience allows his men to hold their energy against the Potters … and pray for a miracle in West London.
I’m sure it’s going to be a nail-biting season finale especially for Chelsea and United supporters. The match kicks-off at 16:00 BST (11:00 a.m. ET).
UPDATE: Even though the Red Devils defeated Stoke 4-0 Sunday night, the big celebrations were at Stamford Bridge as Chelsea clinched their third Premier League title by thrashing Wigan Athletic, 8-0, to take the trophy back to West London after a three-year stay at Old Trafford.