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Getting their last kicks in the Premier League

A photographic look at the final day of action in the EPL season

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A Wigan Athletic fan reacts before their English Premier League soccer match against Aston Villa at the DW Stadium in Wigan, northern England, May 19, 2013.

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Liverpool's Jamie Carragher waves to the crowd as he walks around the pitch following their English Premier League soccer match against Queens Park Rangers at Anfield in Liverpool, northern England May 19, 2013.

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Masks of Aston Villa's former captain Stiliyan Petrov hang from the seats before their English Premier League soccer match against Wigan Athletic at the DW Stadium in Wigan, northern England, May 19, 2013.

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REFILE - REMOVING EXTRA WORDS Aston Villa's former captain Stiliyan Petrov takes a seat on the bench before their English Premier League soccer match against Wigan Athletic at the DW Stadium in Wigan, northern England, May 19, 2013. The two teams tied 2-2.

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A fan is arrested during the English Premier League soccer match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester United at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, central England, May 19, 2013. This was Alex Ferguson's 1,500th and final match as Manchester United manager.

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Tottenham Hotspur's Gareth Bale (R) is challenged by Sunderland's Sebastian Larsson during their English Premier League soccer match at White Hart Lane in London May 19, 2013.

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Tottenham Hotspur's Gareth Bale reacts as referee Andre Marriner (L) prepares to show him a yellow card during their English Premier League soccer match against Sunderland at White Hart Lane in London May 19, 2013.

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Tottenham Hotspur's Gareth Bale (L) reacts as referee Andre Marriner shows him a yellow card during their English Premier League soccer match against Sunderland at White Hart Lane in London May 19, 2013. Bale scored the winning goal as Tottenham won 1-0.

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Arsenal's Lourent Koscielny (R) scores against Newcastle United during their English Premier League soccer match at St James' Park in Newcastle, northern England, May 19, 2013. Arsenal won 1-0.

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Manchester United's Robin Van Persie celebrates his goal against West Bromwich Albion during their English Premier League soccer match at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, central England, May 19, 2013. The two teams tied 5-5.

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Fulham's Eyong Enoh, left, and Swansea City's Jonathan de Guzman battle for the ball during the English Premier League soccer match at the Liberty Stadium, Swansea, Wales, Sunday May 19, 2013. Fulham won 3-0.

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Referee Mark Halsey gestures during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Norwich City in Manchester, northern England May 19, 2013.

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Manchester City's Samir Nasri tries a shot on the Norwich City goal during the English Premier League soccer match at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England, Sunday May 19, 2013. Norwich won 3-2.

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Tottenham Hotspur's Michael Dawson, right, competes with Sunderland's Danny Graham during their English Premier League soccer match at White Hart Lane, London, Sunday, May 19, 2013.

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Aston Villa's Andreas Weimann battles for the ball with Wigan Athletic's Roger Espinoza during the EnglishPremier League match against Wigan Athletic at the DW Stadium, Wigan, England ,Sunday May 19, 2013.

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Liverpool's Luis Suarez carries his daughter around the pitch following their English Premier League soccer match against Queens Park Rangers at Anfield in Liverpool, northern England May 19 , 2013. Liverpool won 1-0.

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Manchester City's Jack Rodwell (L) shoots to score against Norwich City during their English Premier League soccer match in Manchester, northern England May 19, 2013.

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Wigan Athletic's manager Roberto Martinez shows the FA cup to the fans after their English Premier League soccer match against Aston Villa at the DW Stadium in Wigan, northern England, May 19, 2013.

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Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson (L) salutes the fans after their English Premier League soccer match against West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, central England, May 19, 2013. This was Ferguson's 1,500th and final match as Manchester United manager.

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Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson salutes the fans after their English Premier League soccer match against West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, central England, May 19, 2013. This was Ferguson's 1,500th and final match as Manchester United manager.

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