The 2019/20 Premier League and FA Cup season was a roller coaster of highs and lows, but passionate supporters from across the United Kingdom were there to experience it all with us. From record-breaking achievements to stunning comebacks, relive the drama with some of the greatest reactions caught during this momentous season.
UK Fans React to the Thrills and Spills of the Premier League
As the season unfolded, fans from across the UK were treated to a roller coaster of exhilarating highs and heart-breaking lows. Wearing the shirts of their beloved clubs, they rejoiced at unlikely victories and penned endearing tributes after crushing defeats – all while celebrating the sheer joy of watching Premier League and FA Cup football. From late winners to giant-slaying Cup runs, UK fans bounced between euphoria and despair as our teams battled for success.
Manchester Derby Dominates the List of Most Memorable Matches of the Season
The wide-ranging expressions of fan reaction to the season are best exemplified by the epic Manchester Derby that took place in December. This season saw every twist, turn and emotion from one of the biggest rivalries in football, creating a thrilling climax as Man City narrowly claimed victory over Man United 3-2. Supporters from both teams took to social media with delight and despair for this game, perfectly encapsulating the passion of UK football fans throughout the Premier League and FA Cup season.
FA Cup Retains Its Magic With Shocks, Underdogs, and Trophies for All
This FA Cup season was no different with a variety of shocks and Cinderella stories. The biggest shock saw Bournemouth beat the eventual winner Man City, while both Portsmouth and Oxford United made it to the semifinals against all expectations. Lower league teams proved their worth this season as Manchester United won the first major trophy of the season to be determined; leveling out a season that had seen Man City run away at the top of the Premier League table. Ultimately, silverware went far and wide with fans across Britain having something to celebrate at last!
Fan Reaction Goes Viral From Torquay United’s FA Cup Run to Their Unbelievable Comeback Win Against Tottenham Hotspur in Wembley Stadium.
The fan reaction to Torquay United’s FA Cup run was like nothing seen before! It all started with a valiant effort against League Two’s Notts County, which they won on penalties. From there they went on a giant-killing spree that included victories against Portsmouth, Tottenham Hotspur, and Rochdale. Ultimately their luck ran out as they were beaten by Manchester United in the semi-final but this was still an amazing season for Torquay United. Fans from around the country took to social media with videos of them celebrating each victory going viral instantly. The most memorable moment has to be their last-gasp equalizer at Wembley Stadium against Tottenham Hotspur in round four. Fans reacted with absolute joy and could not believe it after watching Torquay put on a performance for the ages!
Final Table Standings & Analysis – Who Surprised? Who Failed?
The final table standings showed a lot of surprises and plenty of disappointment for some clubs. Manchester City finished in the first place to win their third consecutive league title, but it was a tight race with Liverpool being just one point behind them. Leicester City fans had the most to be proud of as the Foxes finished in third place last year. On the opposite end, West Ham United and Fulham found themselves relegated to Championship while Bournemouth dropped down to League One after six seasons in the Premier League. There were definitely some teams that overperformed and some that underperformed this season – looking forward to next season already!