While City boss while Pellegrini may have made a huge pre-match tactical blunder starting Fernando, bringing on Fernandinho after an hour was an inspired decision despite the 2-1 scoreline.
Manuel Pellegrini’s side play Everton at Goodison Park tomorrow and only alphabetical order keeps Chelsea ahead of them on paper.
World Cup whupping: Football stars wax lyrical after Germany tear strips off Brazilians to leave hosts raw
The first semi-final of 2014 was expected to be close, only for Germany to demolish the Neymar-less hosts – in the blizzard of social media reaction, Mancunians were not shy in making their feelings known
Manchester City’s cousins from Down Under – after Melbourne Heart were rebranded last month – are holding a 17-day training camp in the UK before returning to Australia for their FFA Cup clash against Sydney FC.
Needing only a point against West Ham to capture the second trophy of Manuel Pellegrini’s debut season in charge at City, goals from Samir Nasri and Kompany saw them over the Premier League line with ease
Title win would make Manuel Pellegrini the top boss this season as he has markedly improved City.
Manuel Pellegrini has told his Manchester City side not to give up on winning the title this season, despite suffering a setback to their chances with a 2-2 draw against Sunderland last night.
Ahead of the Manchester derby this evening and with the World Cup fast approaching, MM takes a look at five Brazilian flops to play for either United or City
‘We want the trophy’: Manchester City eye Premier League title as Hull victory helps shrug off week of hell
City sit in fourth spot, six points behind league leaders Chelsea, with three games in hand
Sunderland have won all of last five encounters 1-0 away from the Etihad Stadium
The final push: Wythenshawe Amateurs chairman calls for fans to vote for ‘Super Grant’ to fund new home for club
Campaign has so far been backed by Manchester United and Manchester City