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Who’s the real winner? Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola at the end of last week’s encounter at The Etihad

Who’s the real winner? Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola at the end of last week’s encounter at The Etihad

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Who’s the real winner? Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola at the end of last week’s encounter at The Etihad

If you looked at the final Irish League table from the 1992-93 season, you'd be forgiven for assuming it had the tightest of squeaky-bum finishes.

Linfield and Crusaders both ended their campaigns with 66 points from 30 games - the Crues actually won more matches than the Blues, 21 to 20 - but it was the Windsor Park men celebrating at the end, having secured the Gibson Cup on goal difference.

Truth be told, however, the club's 41st league championship had been won by Trevor Anderson's side with a game to spare.