Roberto Mancini Claims Sir Alex Ferguson Is His Inspiration

Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini claims Sir Alex Ferguson is his inspiration as he prepares to take his team to Old Trafford to face the champions on Sunday. City are top of the table with a two-point advantage over Ferguson’s team after eight matches. They beat United in the FA Cup semi-final on the way to winning their first silverware in 35 years and are expected to launch a sustained…

October 21, 2011

Yaya Touré Believes Manchester City Can Be Better Than Barcelona

Yaya Touré has made the extravagant boast that Manchester City’s spending power could produce a superior team to Barcelona. The Ivory Coast midfielder ended a three-year spell with the Spanish champions and Champions League favourites last summer when became the first footballer in Britain to earn more than £200,000 a week. While City are bidding to qualify for the Champions League for the first time, Pep Guardiola’s lavishly gifted side…

February 22, 2011

I Will Only Leave Manchester City If They Sack Me-Roberto Mancini

Roberto Mancini insists that the only way he will leave Manchester City is if he is sacked. The Eastlands club recently fell to their third straight defeat, falling to a 3-1 loss to Polish side Lech Poznan in the Europa League – after losses to Arsenal and Wolves in the league. The Italian’s future at the club has been the subject of much speculation, with some reports claiming the manager…

November 5, 2010