Entries in Roberto Mancini (23)

Wednesday
Apr102013

United's Lead Cut To 12 Points As City Take Pride From Derby Win

It was Frankie Goes To Hollywood who famously sang the lyrics 'When Two Tribes Go To War', on Monday evening, that's exactly what happened under the famous floodlights at Old Trafford as the Red and Blue tribe went head to head in the Manchester derby.

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Monday
Jan212013

Dempsey Breaks United's Hearts With Late Equaliser

Clint Dempsey scored his second goal of the season against Manchester United, just as Sir Alex Ferguson’s side were so close from going seven points clear at the top. In the end after pressure the defence couldn’t quite hold out and as a result United drew with Tottenham.

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Thursday
Jan032013

Wigan Brace Shows RVP Looks Like He's Been At United For Years

Manchester United had lost at Wigan in April. That started the decline which would ultimately see Man City pip them to the title with a last-gasp Sergio ‘Kun’ Aguero goal.  

United visited Wigan on New Year's Day looking to maintain their 7 point lead over their ‘noisy’ neighbours.

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Tuesday
Dec112012

Van Persie Shows City Just What They Missed Out On

As we well know Manchester United and City have won the last 2 Premier League titles. Going into Sunday’s match at the Etihad, United fans were thinking of nothing but revenge for losing the title and goals, because they know how important it is to score more than once in a derby-match.

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Sunday
Nov042012

With Results Going Our Way, Saturday Was A Great Day For United Fans

Saturday 3rd November 2012, lunchtime kick off and Arsenal at Old Trafford with Chelsea following at Swansea where they have the chance to get over the controversial loss of last weekend. Then Manchester City at the Hammers.

This is what it means to be a fan.

 

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Wednesday
Sep192012

City May Have Lost In Madrid, But They'll Learn From Defeat

The Champions of the two best leagues in the world met in the opening game of their Champions League group, giving us all a chance to see what could be termed the best game on Earth.

No other game actually pits the winners of the best leagues against each other and with each team costing a kings ransom, involving the systematic selection and then overpayment of talent, even the subs bench would have most Clubs purring.

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Monday
Aug132012

Have United Really Missed Out On Rodwell?

Once upon a time Jack Rodwell was seemingly a player destined to end up in Manchester. This week he has indeed left Merseyside and Everton to sign a team in Manchester, the blue-half and not United.

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Thursday
May242012

After Getting Released By City Where Now For Hargreaves

Think back to last summer when Owen Hargreaves was released by Manchester United after four injury-plagued seasons at Old Trafford. Remember at the time it was rumoured he would be joining West Brom or Leicester City, then managed by former England manger Sven-Goran Eriksson.

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Wednesday
Apr112012

Desperate, That's What City And Mancini Have Been

Desperate, that’s what Manchester United were to turn to Paul Scholes according to Patrick Vieria. Well let’s look at the league table now Mr Football Development Executive, because right now it’s looking pretty desperate for Manchester City at the moment.

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Monday
Apr092012

A Younger Fresher United Is Needed For Next Season

The season slips away for Manchester City as they prove they can't buy a team, just a collection of overpaid primadonna's.

Losing David Silva to injury, Sergio Aguero to form and foot spray and Mario Balotelli to lunacy, compounded by Yaya Toure's poorly knee and Roberto Mancini's poor English and you have disarray. Loss of form, loss of temperament and loss of games. City are a massive club.

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Sunday
Apr012012

Why The 2011/12 Season Doesn't Belong To City!

They've got 3 stars on their shirt and I don't know what they mean, because City are a massive club.

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Tuesday
Mar132012

Assessing The Dynamics Of The Title Race

The title race just got a lot more interesting. The pressure was on both Manchester clubs but Citys defeat at Swansea has given United a huge boost.  Let’s have a detailed look at both sides:

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