City's title hopes suffer setback

Manchester City's title hopes suffered a setback last night after being held to a home draw by the league's bottom club Sunderland.

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Man City can hold their heads high, says captain

Captain Vincent Kompany has said he feels Manchester City can hold their heads high after bowing out of the Champions League in Barcelona.

Kompany tells press Manchester City can hold their heads high Credit: PA

City failed in their bid to overturn a first-leg deficit as they were beaten 2-1 at the Nou Camp to go down 4-1 on aggregate in the last-16 tie.

Kompany said:

"I think I speak for the team in saying we've got nothing left in the tank. We gave everything.

"Only the winners get remembered, but it's only the third year ever for Manchester City in the Champions League.

"I'm looking at this and I don't see why next year we should fear anyone."

Manchester City search for Champions League quarter final place

Manchester City's Yaya Toure (left) and Barcelona's Javier Mascherano Credit: PA

Manchester City are hoping they can turn round a 2 goal deficit in the Champions league tonight.

They take on Barcelona at the Nou Camp in the last 16 second leg with boss Manuel Pellegrini still hopeful of a win.

The team won't be in the best of spirits though following their recent FA Cup defeat to Wigan.


Pellegrini charged by UEFA after referee comments

UEFA has decided to charge Pellegrini despite his appology. Credit: PA

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has been charged by UEFA for his comments about referee Jonas Eriksson following his side's Champions League loss to Barcelona in midweek, the European governing body has confirmed.

The case will be reviewed on the 28th of February.

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