News

City's chairman: "We're disappointed in Pellegrini"

Nonetheless, they offered him a painting worth 7 million Euros for his parting

City's chairman: "We're disappointed in Pellegrini"
City's chairman: "We're disappointed in Pellegrini"

Nonetheless, they offered him a painting worth 7 million Euros for his parting

Khaldoon Al Mubarak
Khaldoon Al Mubarak

| ©Getty Images #516705398

Manchester City's chairman, Khaldoon Al Mubarak, gave an interview to English media in which he showed his the Board's disappointment for the performances offered by Manuel Pellegrin.

  • "A few things were achived during those three years [1 Premier League title, 2 League Cups and the first Champion's League semi-finals] and we must recognise that."
  • "We have to thank Manuel Pellegrini and his woriking staff, but, on the other hand, we cannot hide our disappointment, especially this tear because we all had different expectations than what weren't matched."
  • "We are disappointed, Cheikh Mansour [the club's owner] so much as me, the fans and the whole team."