Man City are Premier League title favourites, says ex-boss Mancini

Galatasaray boss Roberto Mancini believes former side Manchester City are in the best position to win the Premier League this season. The Italian guided the Blues to their thrilling triumph back in 2012 as Sergio Aguero’s last-gasp winner against Queens Park Rangers saw them snatch the title from rivals Man United on the final day of the season. And he believes they should be...
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March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Roberto Mancini's Man City pay-off was the BIGGEST in British football history

Roberto Mancini received the biggest pay-off in British football history when he was sacked by Manchester City. Original estimates suggested Mancini had been in line for a £7million compensation package, but Sunday Mirror Sport can now reveal the pay-off was in excess of £10m. The cost of his dismissal was absorbed into the massive salary figure in the Etihad accounts for the...
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February 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Mancini: Success is my doing

Former Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini believes much of the team's brilliance this season is due to his work over the past three years. Mancini guided City to Premier League and FA Cup success before being sacked last May after losing City's league crown to Manchester United and being beaten by Wigan in the FA Cup final. Under his successor Manuel Pellegrini, City...
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January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Clichy shocked by Mancini exit

Manchester City defender Gael Clichy admits the sacking of manager Roberto Mancini came "as a bit of a shock". Mancini was axed by City last week after a relatively disappointing season in which the club surrendered the Barclays Premier League title and struggled in Europe. The Italian also left his post just two days after defeat to Wigan in the FA Cup final and there...
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May 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Roberto Mancini’s Firing Represents ‘Holistic’ Failure on His, Manchester City’s Part

Roberto Mancini lifted the Premier League trophy on May 13, 2012. Who knew that triumphant gesture would mark the beginning of his own annus horribilis? Mancini was fired as Manchester City’s manager on Monday, exactly one year after ending the club’s 44-year quest for domestic supremacy. He departs after three-and half years, two major trophies and one long-running saga about...
May 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Roberto Mancini to Be Fired as Manchester City Manager After Failed 2012-13 Campaign

Roberto Mancini was the king of Manchester, England, less than a year ago, but he will be shamed and run out of town in the coming days. Mancini will be fired from his job as Manchester City’s manager this week after failing to build on last season’s success. Malaga manager Manuel Pellegrini is the overwhelming favorite to replace Mancini on the City bench, according to  the...
May 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Mancini aims to copy United

Roberto Mancini wants to take a leaf out of Manchester United's book to ensure Manchester City bounce back from this season's disappointing title defense. United have responded to their narrow loss in the battle for the Barclays Premier League crown last year by dominating the current campaign. Sir Alex Ferguson's United men almost have both hands on the trophy as they...
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April 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Mancini vows to win back title

Roberto Mancini has conceded the Premier League title but says he will be at Manchester City next season to try and win it back. Champions City would go into Saturday's home game with Newcastle 18 points behind Manchester United, if the leaders win at Sunderland in the day's early game. Mancini insists City's focus now should be holding off a challenge from London duo...
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March 28, 2013  |  Discuss

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