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Watch the Fantastic Goal That Won the Premier League for Leicester City

Eden Hazard scores Chelsea’s second goal to earn a draw against Tottenham and win the Premier League title for Leicester City.

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Little, lovable Leicester City, which started the season as a 5,000-to-1 underdog to win the Premier League, is now a champion. All Leicester needed to clinch the title was a loss or draw from second-place Tottenham against Chelsea. That looked unlikely when Tottenham went into halftime with a 2–0 lead. But Chelsea pulled out a 2–2 draw thanks to this wonderful goal from Eden Hazard.

To learn more about Leicester’s unlikely run, read Eric Betts’ piece on the most shocking championship in the history of professional sports.