The English Premier League (EPL) 2021-2022 season delivered a spectacular blend of drama, skill, and competition with Manchester City secured their third EPL title under the management of Pep Guardiola pipping Liverpool to the EPL title by just 1 point! Kevin De Bruyne was outstanding for Manchester City resulting in him being named Premier League player of the year for 2021/22.
The season featured a total of 979 goals, highlighting the attacking flair of various teams with Manchester City & Liverpool racking up nearly 100 goals each!
Mohamed Salah & Heung-min Son shared the Golden Boot as the league's top scorer with 23 goals each, contributing significantly to Liverpool and Tottenham's strong campaigns. The race for the top four and UEFA Champions League qualification was closely contested, involving clubs like Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester United, and Arsenal.
Notably transfers included Jack Grealish from Aston Villa to Manchester City, the much anticipated arrival of Jadon Sancho in the Premier League after he join Manchester United from Borussia Dortmund and the return of an EPL legend when Cristiano Ronaldo rejoined Manchester United from Juventus!
Relegation battles were intense, leading to the unfortunate drop of three teams, Burnley, Watford, and Norwich to the EFL Championship.