Ahead of the big Manchester Derby on Sunday, Manuel Pelligirini refuses to confirm captain Vincent Kompany’s inclusion, and says he will not compromise on the style of football just to get three points. Manuel Pelligrini’s men make a short trip to Old Trafford on Sunday, and the City Boss is still uncertain about the inclusion of his captain Vincent Kompany. On Kompamy’s Inclusion Kompany suffered a calf injury against Juventus in the Champions League on 15th September, and has been out of action since. Even after Pelligrini confirmed that the Belgian would not feature in Belgium’s Euro qualifier, he did play against Israel. “I repeat what I said, I don’t need to explain it all again. He was five weeks without playing and on his return he played 45 minutes. He’s fit. We’ll see when he’ll return. But I always say this team is better with Vincent than without him.”, Pelligrini said in the press conference. On not compromising with […]
Manchester City will be looking to bounce back from two successive defeats in the Premier League ahead of the trip to Germany, where they face Borussia Monchengladbach in the Champions League on Wednesday. The Chilean insisted in the press conference that he is positive about getting the three points despite his squad being hit by injury problems.
Manchester City Vs Tottenham Hotspur Etihad Stadium Saturday, 18th October 2014 11:45 GMT It’s the battle of the South American Managers, Mauricio Pochettino, the argentine vs Manuel Pelligrini, the Chilean. Who will be victorious ? Tottenham face their demons for the first time this season. Jokes that some Tottenham players are yet scarred from last season’s 6-0 and 5-1 thrashing are making rounds. However with a better skilled side as compared to last time and with a new manager at the helm, maybe things just might work their way. Manchester City on the other hand have relished two back to back victories and will look to repeat their show from the previous season and make it three in a row ( both premier league victories as well as against Tottenham) Team News and Tactics Manchester City Pelligrini is often feared for his tactical prowess and also the squad he has at his disposal. The English Keeper Joe Hart will start […]