Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 9/19/12
Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart felt the players should accept the blame after narrowly failing to score a famous win at Real Madrid . The Barclays Premier League champions were six minutes away from a memorable victory at the Bernabeu before a late turnaround saw them crash 3-2 in their Champions League opener. Former Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo grabbed the winner in stoppage time after having an effort beaten away by the inspired Hart - one of several fine saves by the keeper - moments earlier. Hart told ITV: "You can't go 2-1 up with five minutes to go and lose the game. Who else can we blame? We can only blame ourselves. "We dug deep, got a lead twice and we lost it, so we can only blame ourselves. "It's hard to come off the field after losing 3-2 and be positive. I'm really sorry. "We're not a team that should come here and pat ourselves on the back for doing well. We're a team that gets results." While Hart's comments might have been an honest appraisal...
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