As the dust settles on another Premier League season, it is time to reflect on the campaign and how it went for each club. Was it a success or failure? We asked our Premier League bloggers to assess their season in a sentence.
Worthy champions from start to finish -- "boring" is just a jealous state of mind.
2. Manchester City
Taken to the cleaners by Arsenal in the Community Shield, ill-prepared City did not heed that wake up call and suffered for most of the season.
Swansea manager Garry Monk revealed he is close to signing a new contract after overseeing a superb season, finishing a club-highest eighth in the Premier League.
Ahead of the 1-0 defeat to Crystal Palace, the Swans were guaranteed to secure eighth place regardless of what happened in south-east London.
While it was not the result they wanted, the loss failed to take the gloss off an impressive campaign under Monk.
"I'm talking to the club about a new contract and those negotiations are well under...