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Biggest Underdog Stories In Premier League

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Can anyone stop Manchester City from winning the Premier League title for the fourth time in a row? Well, it's surely a tough ask but the history of the Premier League is littered with David beating Goliath. We look at some of the most famous underdog stories.

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Leicester City (2015-2016)Leicester City pulled off one of the most remarkable achievements in sporting history by winning the Premier League against all odds. Starting the season as 5000-1 outsiders to win the title, they defied expectations and beat powerhouse teams like Manchester City, Chelsea, and Arsenal.

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Blackburn Rovers (1994-1995)Blackburn Rovers, managed by Kenny Dalglish, won their first top-flight league title in 81 years. They had a strong squad led by star striker Alan Shearer and managed to beat Manchester United to the title by a single point.

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Nottingham Forest (1977-1978)Nottingham Forest, under the management of Brian Clough, won the league title just a year after being promoted. They had a strong team with players like Peter Shilton, John Robertson, and Martin O'Neill. Forest finished seven points ahead of second-placed Liverpool.

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Ipswich Town (1961-1962)Ipswich Town, led by manager Alf Ramsey, won their first-ever top-flight league title in 1962. Despite being newcomers to the league, they played an attacking brand of football and finished six points clear of second-placed Tottenham Hotspur.

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Derby County (1971-1972)Managed by Brian Clough, Derby County won the First Division title with a record 58 points. They had a solid team and were known for their defensive prowess. This title win was even more impressive as they finished 21st in the previous season, narrowly avoiding relegation.

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