Wednesday 21 March 2018

City back in the race

IT'S official! Squeaky bum time has arrived and Roberti Mancini now understands exactly what Alex Ferguson meant when he coined the phrase.

"Now I know what squeaky bum time is," said Mancini after Carlos Tevez shrugged aside months of aggravation and non-cooperation to help Manchester City nail down a crucial comeback against Chelsea which places Ferguson's posterior firmly in the hot seat.

"After their goal it was feeling like squeaky bum time," said Mancini with a smile.

"Carlos did well and I am happy to see him back playing for us.

"He will get better because he is not 100 per cent fit at the moment. I have spoken with Carlos every day over the last six weeks."

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