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Photos: Leicester fans celebrate after being crowned Premier League champions

They are England’s first new title-winners since Brian Clough’s Nottingham Forest 1978.

LEICESTER CITY FANS celebrated in the streets after seeing their side crowned Barclays Premier League champions last night.

Leicester City Fans Watch Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur Source: JONATHAN BRADY

They are England’s first new title-winners since Brian Clough’s Nottingham Forest in 1978.

Leicester City Fans Watch Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur Source: JONATHAN BRADY

Leicester City’s surge to glory in the world’s most-watched football championship will go down as one of the most improbable feats in sporting history.

Leicester City Fans Watch Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur Leicester City fans delay a bus near the clock tower in Leicester after seeing their side crowned Barclays Premier League champions. Source: JONATHAN BRADY

Substitute Eden Hazard’s stunning late goal earned them the 2-2 draw needed against Tottenham Hotspur.

Leicester City Fans Watch Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur Leicester City fans react in Hogarths pub in Leicester after Chelsea's Eden Hazard scores the equalising goal against Tottenham Hotspur. Source: JONATHAN BRADY

Many fans gathered at the home of striker Jamie Vardy to watch the match:

Photos: Leicester fans celebrate after being crowned Premier League champions
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  • Leicester City Fans Watch Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur

    Source: PA WIRE
  • Leicester City Fans Watch Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur

    Source: JONATHAN BRADY
  • Leicester City Fans Watch Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur

    Source: PA WIRE
  • Leicester City Fans Watch Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur

    Source: PA WIRE
  • Leicester City Fans Watch Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur

    Source: PA WIRE

Their previous best season in the English top flight was a second-place finish in 1929 and their last piece of silverware had been the 2000 League Cup.

Leicester City Fans Watch Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur A Leicester City fan bows down to a projection of Jamie Vardy on the side of the Ramada Encore Hotel in Leicester Source: JONATHAN BRADY

With additional reporting by AFP.

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