It takes a City victory
Manchester – Manchester City win over Leicester City despite having to fight hard to achieve it. The victory was considered very important to finish the negative period that passed the Citizens.
City beat Leicester 2-0 in the Premier League at the Etihad Stadium on Thursday (03/05/2015) pm dawn. Home team two goals scored by David Silva and James Milner.
In the game, which appeared dominant City had difficulty to dismantle the Leicester defense. They can only break the deadlock at the end of the first half goal by Silva.
After a pause, Leicester bolder out attack. They had some good chances to equalize. But, precisely City who managed to double their lead through goals Milner in the final minutes.
This victory makes City manager Manuel Pellegrini, can breathe freely. He previously disappointed after City lost twice in a row from Barcelona and Liverpool.
“When you do not get the results you need in the last game, the next game becomes very heavy and that’s why the most important on this day is the three points. But, we dominated the game,” Pellegrini said on the club’s official website.
“It is important for our team to keep a clean sheet. Maybe we took too long to score the second goal, but we won,” he added.
Thanks to this victory, the City still ranks second in the standings with a collection of 58 points from 28 matches. They are five points behind Chelsea in the top position. Own Chelsea won 1-0 at home to West Ham United, before dawn.
“We are not thinking about Chelsea, just a matter of our team. Anyway we won the game. There’s nothing we could think about what could be done for Chelsea,” said Pellegrini.
“We have to think about the performance and look at the end of the season if they lose points or not,” he said.