Former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry on Sky Sports: "They deserve to be champions, I am sure they would have liked to do it against Swansea but now they can play against Swansea with a happier smile on their face because they all know they're champions and they deserve it".
"And, fingers crossed, he will go to Russian Federation injury free and still in good form, and as a Premier League victor to boot".
"They don't understand absolutely anything about football".
No club has won back-to-back Premier League titles since United claimed three in a row from 2006 to 2009, and the previous three champions suffered post-title slumps.
The Spanish chief said: "The moment he can [improve] his average chances to score a goal, he will become one of the best players in the world".
15 - Kevin De Bruyne, a strong contender for Player of the Year honours, has been an unstoppable creative force in his third season with the club, contributing a league-best 15 assists in his 33 appearances.
In addition, based on three points for a win, City's now tally is the most by any side after 33 games of an English top-flight campaign. We didn't expect this, we've been Facetiming, talking on the chat and everyone is in touch and as much as we're far away from each other at this moment in time, we are still very close, and we will somehow spend the night celebrating together.
"He unlocks everything but when you think about it he did much, much better than last season and that was important".
"But my team mates might roll their eyes when I say this: I want to see how the reaction is going to be now. I have never been able to retain a title and I want to see if this team has got it to carry on and be even more successful".
Kompany, whose return to regular fitness has been a key factor in City's success this season, said there could be no talk of domination after they won a first league title since 2014. They lost only two matches because they were the best team.
'We have to try, ' said Guardiola. Man City's Kevin De Bruyne acknowledges the tiredness within the squad and how important it was to see off Spurs after a hard string of matches.