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What happened to our strikers, look at Costa, he runs like a horse and scores goal, our strikers are a yard off than opponent defenders. Augero, except his goals he has not done anything more this season, looks so tired.

We're better team without Navas and Toure. Navas just runs, misplaces passes, that's all. Toure just walks, looses his marker and slows the pace of the game.

Milner and Lampard should be in team before Navas and Toure at this moment. Lampard in attacking position just behind a striker with Fernando and Fernandinhoo at defensive midfield role.

It may be better if we try dynamic 4-3-1-2 and 4-3-3, Silva behind 2 striker and at one side of 4-3-3 when we don't have ball. Playing him on one wing of 4-4-2 system is committing suicide in that flank.
You are on point.
If theirs anyone to blame its MP. His tactics are off, first off not playing a 3 man MF isn't right considering your facing a Roma side with a great core team that let Keita sit in front of the defensive and letting Pjanic and Nainggolan do their magic against a off form Toure and Fernandinho who's confused on what his suppose to do, either defend or attacking. Either way poor guy is doing his and Yaya's job while Yaya is just jogging lightly. Then theirs the defense and playing Demichelis over Mangala. Mangala had a bad game against Hull but his speed, physicality and ability to read the game would have made Kompany's job easier and kept Gervinho out of our bay but like I said before if we start Demichelis against Roma, Gervinho is going to rip him a new one and he did! Where very lucky they didn't get a few more goals. I would have liked to see this line-up.
------Hart-------
Zab--Kom--Man-Clichy
----Lam-Toure-Fern---
--------Silva-----
-----Aguero---Dzeko---

Or even drop Toure and play Milner and Lampard in CM and play Fernandinho is that CDM role to tuck right in behind the defense. I just don't get it from MP, he needs to step it up and drop Toure because his not helping us in CL while Lampard comes on and everything changes. I just don't see this 4-4-2 BS working against Bayern and Roma and for that it cost us when we could have won!!! Its just disappointing when we could have done so much better. I can't wait until Fernando Reges returns.
If we are looking to scrape points from a less challenging opposition to make it out of the group stages what's the sense in making it to the quarter or semi final when we don't have the grit to beat the european big boys. It's been 3 champions league I believe with players that have been in the champions league before smh I expected a bit better this time around, hoping we manage to scrape through the group lol.
We are not getting it out way recently
Very disappointing
We can barely win a game
Something has to change . I don't know if is tactics or the players don't have
The motivation anymore but something is not right .
In games like that I guess we need special player like Ronaldo , messi or Roben to make the difference .
+1
We still have four more games to play but things aren't looking well at all. Roma thrash CSKA and draw against us while Bayern won both their games. Now City face a must win game against CKSA because Bayern and Roma are going to be tough to face next time around. For me I just miss the old Yaya, he was always our X factor going into big games but now his a shadow of himself, we need that some special and we don't even have that now, while MP makes these annoying late substitutions and once again our MF was outnumbered.
Well we should of won this game...... not a draw or a loss, we should of played for a win and a win only. When the hell is Pelle going to learn?...... Playing 4-4-2 against a dangerous counter attacking team like Roma and why the hell is Demichelis starting in this match?. I didn't get to watch this match, but this result is just annoying....... why do we always make it hard for our selfs. We let Bayern then now Roma slip through our fingers, we might regret this.
^ Easy big guy, we feel your pain.
What can be the reason for todays poor performance..?
Outnumbered in midfield which forced us on the wings most of the time, that's not the reason we didn't play well though, I thought we lacked the grit and drive to push Roma, Yaya was a passenger today for me, it was a bit better when we added the extra man in the midfield but we lacked that killer instinct in the final third which is what you need to win the Champions League.
+1
Who was that a poor performance?? Just because we didnt score 2,3 and 4 goals against a good defensive Roma team does not mean we played poor
Poor tactics result in frustration and poor performance
+2
Today I think only Hart played...
Is this a joke. Totti's goal was Hart's mistake.

Hart is one of the most overrated goalkeepers in the world.without english pass he wouldn't start for City. Now that's for sure.
+1
Jovetic in at 83 mins..

I could never understand why that late...
I can't remember the last time we scored a goal from a corner or a set piece or outside the box, I don't think we take enough long range shots either.
+1
Against us to tie the game...
+1
ohh yeah...but that's one out of how many set piece/corners we have had, we need to work seriously in that department.
thank god finally pellegrini introducing another mf,
+1
yes, the game instantly transformed, we had little possession
wonder why it took that long for him to make that obvious change.
Should have started Milner-Lampard
defence is missing today.....


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D
W
Pl
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16
12
7
19
0
1
5
6
1
13
7
4
11
1
1
4
6
2
11
5
7
12
1
2
3
6
3
10
4
7
11
0
4
2
6
4
10
2
6
8
2
1
3
6
5
10
-3
7
4
2
1
3
6
6
8
2
9
11
2
2
2
6
7
8
1
7
8
2
2
2
6
8
8
0
10
10
2
2
2
6
9
8
0
7
7
2
2
2
6
10
8
0
5
5
2
2
2
6
11
8
-1
10
9
2
2
2
6
12
7
0
10
10
3
1
2
6
13
7
-1
9
8
3
1
2
6
14
6
-2
14
12
2
3
1
6
15
6
-2
11
9
2
3
1
6
16
5
-1
6
5
1
5
0
6
17
4
-9
13
4
4
1
1
6
18
3
-7
12
5
3
3
0
6
19
3
-7
8
1
3
3
0
6
20
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UEFA Champions League Table

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0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
9
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
11
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
12
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
13
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
14
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
15
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
16
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
17
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
18
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
19
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
20
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
21
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
22

UEFA Champions League Table

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GA
GF
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D
W
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6
2
0
2
0
0
2
2
1
4
4
2
6
0
1
1
2
2
1
-1
2
1
1
1
0
2
3
0
-5
6
1
2
0
0
2
4

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