Roberto Mancini confirms Manchester City’s intentions to buy - originally posted on Soccerlens.comAfter Manchester City came back from behind twice to draw 2-2 with Liverpool on Sunday, Roberto Mancini has confirmed that the club must buy new players before the end of the transfer window to retain their Premier League title. The Etihad Stadium side are starting to feel the brunt of Fifa’s upcoming Financial Fair Play regulations, with the addition of Jack Rodwell the only signing of note this summer. That said, given Mancini’s comments at Anfield the defensive midfielder may not be the only new face.
“We need to bring players in and we have five days in which to do it,” the Italian coach told reporters after the game.
“We have to work very hard in these four or five days. It will be a long week for us. We have our targets and we will go for them in the next five days. How many? Ten, 15? [Daniel] Agger was never our target. [Scott] Sinclair, maybe. We have five days.”
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