Which teams lost the Premier League despite winning more points than Leicester?

first_img 6 Blackburn Rovers in the 1993/94 season – Blackburn finished the 22-team season on 84 points, but ended up losing to Manchester United. Chelsea and Liverpool in the 2013/14 season – Chelsea and Liverpool again missed out on the title in 2013/14, despite winning more than 80 points. The Blues finished on 82, and Liverpool on 84, but City took the title with 86 points. 6 6 Manchester United in the 2009/10 season – United finished one point behind winners Chelsea, ending the season on 86 points. Chelsea and Arsenal in 2007/08 – Chelsea and Arsenal both ended up with more than 80 points, but lost out to Man United, who ended the campaign with 87 points. 6 Chelsea and Liverpool in the 2008/09 season – Both Chelsea and Liverpool missed out on winning the title in the 2008/09 season, ending with 83 and 86 points respectively, however Man United first on 90 points. Leicester are on course to win the Premier League trophy, but it looks as if they will do so with a low points total.Whilst they can still finish on 87 points, an average total for a title winning side, that would require the Foxes to win all their remaining games.If they retain their current points per game total for the rest of the season, they will pick up another 17 points, ending with 80.Manchester United were the last team to finish on 80, in their 2010/11 triumph, and before that the Red Devils completed the same feat in the 2000/01 campaign. It was also United who won the title with the lowest ever points total, having secured the 1996/97 trophy with just 75 points.Leicester could win the league with a points tally lower than some runners-up, and even some third placed teams.In the 2011/12 season, United ended the campaign with 89 points, but they lost out on the title to rivals Manchester City due to goal difference. This is currently the highest total to not win the league, and Leicester cannot reach that figure even if they win all their games.Click the arrow above to find out which other teams missed out on the league, despite winning more points that Leicester’s expected total. 6 6 Leicester are on course to win the Premier League with 80 points. Click the right arrow to discover which teams missed out on the title despite finishing with more… last_img

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