Manchester United and City still favourites for next year’s Premier League title - originally posted on Soccerlens.comFor the first time in many a year, the two great Manchester clubs are simultaneously taking new managerial direction. The old entertainer, Sir Alex Ferguson, has finally relinquished control of his ‘beauty’, and taken a backseat for the coming voyages.
Travelling above and beyond, his parting anthem, ‘The Impossible Dream’, could not be more fitting for the man, whose booty over the past 26 years has seen his become one of the most feared and envied clubs in the land.
Roberto Mancini however, has come to more of a stickier end than his esteemed colleague. Stripped of his command by a demanding owner, the man who once ruled the sea has now only a raft and a paddle for company.
The current state of affairs at the two Manchester giants is certainly a novelty. With David Moyes taking the hottest of hot-seats at Manchester United, and Manchester City having removed the...