Manuel Pellegrini might have won a trophy with Manchester City today but there was only one team on his mind after the game – Manchester United.
In his pitch side post match interview, he insisted he loved the pressure of managing a big club like Manchester United. At least Pellegrini has got his priorities straight.
As far as Freudian slips go, this one from Pellegrini puts Robinho’s claims he was happy to join Chelsea to shame.
It sounds like it wasn’t the only time that Pellegrini had United on his mind either as he nearly made a similar mistake in his post-match press conference.
Pellegrini almost did same thing in his press conference. There was a bit where he definitely said: "Manchester U- City…"
— Tom Williams (@tomwfootball) March 2, 2014
The silver lining from all this is that at least the City fans weren’t daydreaming about United on their cup final day…