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Worthy and deserved champions after a magnificent tit-for-tat title race with Liverpool. Pep Guardiola's team showed all the brilliance that has earned them 198 points over two seasons but this was also about mental strength and character in a situation that required 14 straight victories to become the first side to retain the crown for a decade. Winning the Carabao Cup and FA Cup for the clean sweep of domestic trophies demonstrates their quality.
McNulty's pre-season prediction: Champions