4 Feb 2013

Manchester City still upbeat about Premier League chances

6:54 pm on 4 February 2013

TheManchester City manager Roberto Mancini insists his team can still retain their English Premier League football title depsite falling even further behind competition leaders Manchester United.

City are nine points behind Manchester United after being held to a two all draw by Liverpool.

Mancini though remains defiant citing last season when City won the league by recovering an eight-point disadvantage over the final six games.

In this morning's other match Tottenham beat West Brom 1-nil.