Shock defeat Pellegrini
Manchester – Manchester City unexpected defeat at home to Stoke City in the Premier League. The Citizens manager, Manuel Pellegrini, said that the result was a surprise for him.
When diving match at Etihad Stadium on Saturday (08/30/2014) night local time, the City lost with the score 0-1. Mame Biram Diouf goal of delivering the Potters wrapped up the three points.
Soccernet noted that City appear very dominant in that game. They recorded a 73 percent ball possession. Not only that, the City also recorded 16 kick on goal and only two fixed targets.
Pellegrini then admitted that the penggawa City less creative to find a space.
“This is a shocking defeat because we did not expect defeat against Stoke. But, games like this sometimes happen,” said Pellegrini at the BBC.
“We tried from different places and we did not really creative, we do not find a space, and kredt for Stoke,” he added.