Originally written May 14, 2013 on Soccerlens:
Impatient City sack Mancini – will the next manager conquer Europe? - originally posted on Soccerlens.comRoberto Mancini has paid the price for a trophyless campaign, with Manchester City announcing that the Italian manager has been relieved of his position with the club. The news ends a three-and-a-half year tenure at the Etihad Stadium for the ex-Inter boss, who delivered the FA Cup and Premier League in his time in England. City’s defeat to Wigan in the FA Cup final last Saturday came as the last nail in Mancini’s coffin, however in truth the Italian looked to be leaving the club some time ago. With City failing to replicate the form that saw them win the Premier League last term for the first time in 44 years, media speculation over his future has been rife. Given that cross-town rivals Manchester United have ran away with the division, and City failed to get out of the Champions League group stage at the second time of asking, the news won’t have come as a huge surprise to man...
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