12/26/2015 9:20:48 AM
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini believes the Premier League title race in February before the official start, he hopes the team can return to the top spot at that time. Manchester City is currently ranked third in the league, six points behind leaders Leicester. But early in the season, they are absolutely the most popular, and start five straight losing a ball.
But after that the rapid decline in their performance, with Arsenal a war is their first five games of the season in the Premiership defeat. But this did not worry about Pellegrini, he said now the most important thing is not left behind.
Pei Shuai said: "I think now the most important thing is not to fall behind before the end of January, if then ranking the better able we need in the next month, try to do it, in that case it is very likely. After three months, he won the championship. "
Manchester City will be a guest next Tuesday Leicester challenge the leader, but before that they must now beat Sunderland on Boxing Day.
Pellegrini said: "We need to focus on the next game, and then consider other games over Sunderland is a tough opponent, we have to beat them at home, before considering Leicester if we can. Premier League two-game winning streak ended half will be very good. "
Manchester City and Sunderland will have more than the return of the wounded, including the captain Compagni and right back Pablo Zabaleta, Brazilian midfielder Fernando will also return.