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5 of the greatest Premier League title comebacks

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Manchester United – 2002/03

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Trailing by eight points is bad news already, but doing so twice is normally considered a complete disaster.

For Sir Alex Ferguson, however, nothing is impossible.

After a 3-1 Boxing Day defeat to Middlesbrough, Manchester United won 15 of their final 18 games without a single loss to snatch the Premier League crown from holders Arsenal by five points.

It was an incredible comeback, and a fitting way for David Beckham to end his Old Trafford career.