Manchester United in the 60s weren’t as good as this City side

City fan Chic Wilson, 75, reflects on how Pep Guardiola’s champions measure up and picks David Silva above Colin Bell as his all-time club great

After Sunday I am ecstatic. It feels wonderful to be champions. The football we played all season was absolutely fantastic. And the way Manchester United lost against West Brom at Old Trafford – they were very poor. José Mourinho has spent all that money on that team and he’s not got them playing as a team. We have spent a lot of money and are playing like a team.

We didn’t beat them last weekend but that’s football. I daren’t say how United losing against the bottom side to give us the title makes me feel as my wife’s next to me and she’s a Red! But for them to lose yesterday in the manner that they lost – in a way that’s wonderful because it doesn’t augur well for them for next season either.

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