Roberto Mancini was defiant last night despite a defeat at Swansea that saw his side overtaken at the top for the first time since October.
The result leaves City a single point behind rivals Manchester United, who moved to the top of the table after a 2-0 win against West Brom
Elsewhere, Harry Redknapp was at a loss to explain Tottenham's 1-0 defeat at Everton, claiming his side "battered" the Toffees at Goodison Park.
The defeat means Spurs have now lost three consecutive games, threatening their Champions League qualification hopes this season.
Luis Suarez has admitted he would welcome the chance to play alongside his fellow Uruguayan Diego Lugano at Paris Saint-Germain. (Sky Sports)
Arsene Wenger is reportedly targeting Montpellier's Moroccan midfielder Younes Belhanda - who is rated as worth £15m. (ESPN)
And finally, Nicolas Anelka has once again shared his belief that Chelsea striker Didier Drogba will soon join him at Shanghai Shenhua. (Daily Mail)
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