Manchester – Manchester City coach, Manuel Pellegrini, quite satisfied with his team’s victory during a visit to the headquarters of Leicester city on Saturday night (13/12) pm.
Dominating the game from the beginning of the game, the new Citizens could break the deadlock in the 40th minute thanks to goals from Frank Lampard utilizing horizontal feed Samir Nasri.
This victory is the third straight for the Citizens after they also won from Everton and AS Roma in the Champions League midweek yesterday.
However, Pellegrini slightly regretted the tight schedule makes his squad did not have enough time to recover.
“I am very happy because I think today is a very difficult game. It was a tough weekend. We qualify (for the last 16 UCL) on Wednesday but after that we had to play again in less than 72 hours, it is not enough to recover 100 percent, “said the Chilean coach.
“That is why it is very important to win 1-0 and maintain the way we play. We do not have a striker. I am very happy with all this week and particularly this game,” he memungkasi.
With the addition of three points, City currently packing 36 points or only three points of Chelsea at the top of the Premier League standings.