You can always rely on Manchester City to give us all something to laugh about, even on a quiet Thursday afternoon. Pictures of Roberto Mancini ‘dancing’ round the training pitch with a handful of Mario Balotelli’s bib have been all over the news as City still don’t seem to realise it’s time to erect a fence around their training ground- or maybe jettison the Italian striker.
These scenes are nothing new to the circus over at the Blue half of Manchester….
January 2002 City manager Kevin Keegan wrestles with Danny Tiatto after the Aussie is sent off during a game against Norwich City at Maine Road.
January 2013 City manager Roberto Mancini wrestles with Mario Balotelli during training.
Maybe former Chief Executive Garry Cook had a point when he declared of City:
“comedy has always been at the heart of what this club is all about……”