Leicester are champions: players and rivals react on Twitter

Date published: Tuesday 3rd May 2016 7:33

Leicester: World of sport and celebrity celebrate their triumph

TEAMtalk picks out the best reaction from Twitter as Leicester were crowned Premier League champions on Monday night.

The Foxes secured the title after Chelsea fought back from two goals down to draw with Tottenham and end the north London club’s title dream.

Here, we pick out the best of the reaction on social media to a remarkable achievement.

Leicester-born former striker Gary Lineker posted:

The club tweeted:

Leicester midfielder Andy King wrote:

Defender Robert Huth posted:

Forward Riyad Mahrez wrote:

Full-back Christian Fuchs simply posted:

Defender Liam Moore (@liammoore93) said:

Ex-Leicester centre-back Gerry Taggart:

Full-back Paul Konchesky, on a season-long loan at QPR from Leicester, wrote:

Tottenham posted:

Chelsea tweeted:

Serie A champions Juventus, Ranieri’s former club, wrote:

Spanish side Valencia, another club once managed by Ranieri, wrote:

Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli said:

Leicestershire County Cricket Club tweeted:

West Ham chairman David Gold said:

Multiple Premier League title winner and father of goalkeeper Kasper, Peter Schmeichel wrote:

And the final word to his son and now title winner, Kasper:

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