Ironically, the Spurs striker Peter Crouch to be 'heroes' victory The Citizens through his own goal in minute 29. This was immediately welcomed City coach Roberto Mancini, given the weekend defeat at home to Everton.
"If we do not throw away three points when Everton met last Saturday, we might be able to finish in the top three," Mancini said as disitat of Soccerway, Wednesday (11/05/2011).
Narrow victory Eastlands squad is certainly guarantee a great pleasure for Mancini task. It is well recognized by the Italian coach as is indirectly, the target to bring the City to qualify for the Champions League zone is reached.
"When you have a target and achieved, it is very important to your work. But more than that, I am happy to fans and this club, "he said.
Today, Manchester City, is perched at number four with a score 65 points, or left behind two points from Arsenal who are one rank above. To close this season with a sweet, Mancini must fight for the next target, namely the FA Cup for the title with Stoke City at Wembley Stadium on Saturday (05/14/2011) later.