Premier League

Leicester wins English title for 1st time in 132-yr history

LONDON (AP) Leicester City secured its first Premier League title without playing on Monday after second-place Tottenham drew 2-2 at Chelsea in one of the biggest-ever triumphs by an underdog in sports.

Jubilant Leicester players watched the game at top-scorer Jamie Vardy's house and were filmed singing "Championes! Championes! Ole! Ole! Ole!" while jumping up and down with their arms on each other's shoulders.

Just two years ago, Vardy and many of his teammates were playing in the second tier and then came close to being relegated again last year. They started this season as 5,000-1 outsiders for the title but for the first time in its 132-year history Leicester is champion of England.

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