It promised to be an explosive FA Cup semi final and it didn’t disappoint as Mario Balotelli’s antics at the final whistle got United players a little hot under the collar. It wasn’t the greatest Manchester derby of recent memory, but City fans won’t mind one iota as the win gives them a golden opportunity to end their trophy drought.
In the papers this morning there have been a mixed bag of stories that includes Capello set to lose his trusted assistant; Wenger’s pre-season compromise, while Dalglish believes Liverpool can bridge gap.
Capello faces losing Baldini to Roma – Daily Telegraph
Balotelli wink was no big deal, says Mancini – Guardian
Wenger’s pre-season compromise – Sky Sports
Abramovich: A problem and a solution – Guardian
Dalglish believes Liverpool can bridge gap – Daily Telegraph