Guardiola Reacts To City's 100-Pts EPL Landmark

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A dramatic 94th-minute victor from Gabriel Jesus gave Manchester City a 1-0 win over Southampton on Sunday to ensure they became the first team to reach 100 points in a Premier League season.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang became the fastest Gunner to 10 Premier League goals and notably has status as the last player to score in Arsene Wenger's time at Arsenal.

Another Chelsea record to fall was the 103 goals amassed by Carlo Ancelotti's 2009/2010 title winners as City's free-scoring season took them to 106 at an average of almost 2.8 a game.

So that is the Premier League season. Guardiola's team have been focused on rewriting the record books since clinching the English title nearly a month ago and they added one last landmark achievement on the final day of the season. I said we needed two or three days.

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Southampton can now relax and hopefully look forward to a much stronger campaign in August after what will be an interesting summer of in-comings and out-goings. As early as November, the league title was never in doubt.

City began to show a little more of their usual attacking fluidity in the second half but chances remained at a premium for Guardiola's side, Raheem Sterling hitting the post and John Stones seeing his header tipped over the crossbar.

The Portuguese's calling card has been to win leagues wherever he has managed, but even Mourinho has tempered expectations that the gap to City can be breached in one season.

Liverpool are set to play the Champions League final against Real Madrid on May 26 in Kiev. And then before we know it, a new Premier League season will be upon us once again.

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Gabriel Jesus grabbed the only goal deep in injury time to give Manchester City the win at Southampton, who nevertheless stayed up.

The financial pressures of building the stadium at a reported £1 billion cost could also hamper Pochettino's progress, although a third consecutive season of Champions League football should ease some of the burden.

Extending that form out over the course of 38 games is now the challenge for the German to deliver a first league title since 1990.

After being denied multiple penalties by the referee, Liverpool eventually got out in front of Brighton with a record-breaking goal by Mohamed Salah. Chelsea is off to the Europa League, and in poor form ahead of next week's FA Cup Final against Manchester United. Arsenal already knew they were finishing sixth while Huddersfield Town was already safe from relegation but it was important to send Le Prof out a victor and they did just that.

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