Manchester City manager won’t face disciplinary actions for confronting match officials - originally posted on Soccerlens.comManchester City manager Roberto Mancini won’t be facing a touchline ban for confronting the referees after their 2-2 draw with Ajax in the Champions League.
Manchester City’s dream of qualifying for the knockout stages suffered a massive blow as they drew with Ajax last night. In order to qualify, City will now have to win both of their remaining matches and hope that results elsewhere go their way.
Within 17 minutes of the match, Ajax raced to a 2-0 lead at the Etihad stadium thanks to a brace from Siem de-jong. In the second half, City came out with much more purpose and restored parity with goals from Yaya Toure and Sergio Aguero. But the match ended in a controversy as City’s third goal in the match was disallowed after Sergio Aguero was judged to be in an offside position. Television replay proved that it was a wrong decision.
Roberto Mancini was furious ...