Manchester City’s victory over Swansea is not only used as capital in an effort to maintain the opportunity to win the title of the Premier League champions. But, at the same time be equipped to face a crucial game in the Champions League.
City yet also approached Chelsea finished the Premier League standings. There is in the third position, the Citizens still adrift two traps and eight points of the Blues after win over Swansea City at the Etihad Stadium on November 22.
“It is important to keep the distance with Chelsea seemingly invincible until today,” said Nasri as quoted Sports Mole.
“Hence, it is important to be able to win the game (on Swansea‘s). The match was tight from the start, with their scoring early in the game but we reacted well,” said the French international midfielder.
Yes, the victory could make City still preserve the distance with Chelsea. In addition, the three points be equipped to face the Champions League midweek.
City still stumbling in the most protruding position in Group E of the Champions League. Manuel Pellegrini’s team made the sari has not reaped a single victory four games that acted. So far, they’ve collected two points from two draw with a two-goal deficit.
City chance to survive longer in the Champions League is thin. Moreover, in the next game, they have to face the Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich.