The sporting weekend in pictures

The best of the pictures from an action-packed weekend of sport.

Pa Sport Staff
Monday 23 May 2022 05:00
Manchester City fans invade the pitch after their side won the Premier League title (Martin Rickett/PA)
Manchester City fans invade the pitch after their side won the Premier League title (Martin Rickett/PA)

Manchester City were crowned Premier League champions at Liverpool’s expense after a dramatic final day of the season.

Burnley were relegated after Leeds pulled off a crucial victory at Brentford, while Tottenham locked down fourth place and Champions League qualification.

Max Verstappen won the Spanish Grand Prix and Justin Thomas was victorious in the US PGA Championship in Tulsa.

Here, the PA news agency showcases the best of the sporting weekend in pictures.

Manchester City’s Fernandinho lifts the Premier League trophy (Martin Rickett/PA)
Jack Grealish lifts the trophy, his first since joining City (Martin Rickett/PA)
Manchester City fans invade the pitch and break the goal (Martin Rickett/PA)
Aston Villa goalkeeper Robin Olsen stands dejected after conceding a third goal, letting City complete their comeback (Martin Rickett/PA)
Raphinha celebrates Leeds’ survival in the stands with the fans (John Walton/PA)
Raphinha won and scored the penalty which sent Leeds on their way to an historic triumph (John Walton/PA)
Burnley’s Wout Weghorst reacts after relegation is confirmed by a home defeat by Newcastle (Nick Potts/PA)
Tottenham’s Dejan Kulusevski celebrates scoring in a 5-0 rout of Norwich (Joe Giddens/PA)
Tottenham’s Son Heung-min poses with the Golden Boot after reaching 23 goals for the season (Nigel French/PA)
Rangers fans celebrate with flares during their Scottish Cup final victory against Hearts (Andrew Milligan/PA)
Jubilant scenes for Red Bull as Max Verstappen wins the Spanish Grand Prix (Manu Fernandez/AP)
Lewis Hamilton enjoyed a morale-boosting drive as he clinched fifth place (Manu Fernandez/AP)
Justin Thomas holds the Wanamaker Trophy after winning the PGA Championship at Southern Hills Country Club (Eric Gay/AP)
Coco Gauff kept her eye on the ball in her win over Rebecca Marino at the French Open (Thibault Camus/AP)
Great Britain’s Laurie Greenland during day two of the Mercedes-Benz UCI MTB World Cup event in Fort William (Jane Barlow/PA)
Croatia’s Marko Golubic, right, in action against Ukraine’s Oleksandr Chumachenko during day four of the European Taekwondo Championships at the Manchester Regional Arena (Zac Goodwin/PA)

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