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Victors become the vanquished - MAN CITY 1 WIGAN 2

Ouch – what a difference a week makes in cup competitions in English football. Seven days ago tens of thousands of Manchester City fans were marvelling at the magnanimity of the magnificent Sunderland supporters, after their Black Cat team had lost 3-1 in the Capital One Cup Final at Wembley. It was so easy to admire their sentiments and to reciprocate the compliments. Well now it’s City’s turn to stand […]

Revenge redemption & Rosler reunion - Man City v Wigan Athletic - FA Cup QF

The 3 R’s of ‘writing, reading and arithmetic’ used to be the foundation of basic education in Britain. Manuel Pellegrini continues his schooling in English football amid Manchester City’s 3 R’s of a different kind – redemption, revenge and reunion – as Uwe Rosler brings Wigan to the Etihad for an emotional FA Cup quarter final tie. With designs on a unique domestic treble of trophies, the City manager has already […]