Roberto Mancini Expects Manchester City Improvement

Roberto Mancini expects Manchester City to improve after their Champions League debut ended in a frustrating draw against Napoli. City needed a 74th-minute free-kick from left-back Aleksandar Kolarov to secure a share of the spoils in their much-anticipated Group A opener at the Etihad Stadium in response to Edinson Cavani’s effort from a classic breakaway move in the 69th minute. City did squander numerous chances, hitting the woodwork through Yaya…

September 15, 2011

Learn To Win Without Tevez: Mancini

Roberto Mancini has challenged his Manchester City players to rid themselves of what he perceives to be an over-dependence on Carlos Tevez and show they can cope without their leading scorer. Tevez will be suspended from tomorrow’s game at West Ham United, his former club, after picking up five yellow cards, depriving City of a striker who has scored 33 goals in 50 Premier League appearances since arriving from Manchester…

December 10, 2010