By Ollie Irish
Action: Drawing 0-0 at home against struggling Birmingham City (hardly the most positive team in the Premier League), Man City boss Roberto Mancini decides to take off Carlos Tevez and replace him with… Gareth Barry.
Reaction: City fans break into a chant of “What the fuck is going on?”
I’m not a City fan, but even I find Mancini’s roundheaded tactics infuriating sometimes. But when it comes to not losing , you have to concede that Mancini gets results. Nil-nil results.
Mancini tetchily countered accusations of negativity in the post-match press conference, saying: