Manchester – Manchester City got a fairly heavy schedule after facing Arsenal this week. The three points above the Gunners became increasingly important achievement.
City must pay a visit to the Emirates Stadium on Saturday (09/13/2014) evening hrs later. Following the shock defeat of Stoke City at Etihad Stadium in the last game, three points clear of Arsenal is important in order to track back positive.
Victory becomes more necessary given that Manuel Pellegrini’s team made a series of tough games already anticipated thereafter. In the next 10 games, City have to face an opponent in between Bayern Munich, Chelsea, AS Roma, Tottenham Hotspur, CSKA Moscow and Manchester United at the various events.
Midfielder Fernandinho was aware of victories required as a preparation to enter the heavy schedule. The Brazilian international then demanded his colleagues to focus and exert best efforts.
“We’ve got some tough games ahead so this will be a big week for us and therefore we need to win the first of it all that is against Arsenal, especially after we lost at home against Stoke,” he said on the club’s official website
“Of course we expect they will strike and that’s normal. We just need to be careful because they have a lot of players who can hurt you if you are not in the best level or careless. We knew if we focus and play the best performance, we were more than just being able to go home with three points, “said Fernandinho.
City to temporarily occupy the top four of the Premier League standings with six points from three matches. The Citizens behind three points from Chelsea and Swansea City.