Belfast Telegraph

Manchester City beaten by Lisbon

Manchester City slumped to a 2-0 defeat in their pre-season tour game against Sporting Lisbon at New York's Red Bull Arena.

Roberto Mancini's side was shorn of the likes of Emmanuel Adebayor, Shaun Wright-Phillips, Gareth Barry, Yaya Toure and Kolo Toure, and had no answer as two first-half goals by Yannick Djalo sealed victory for the Portuguese outfit.

City's second game in the Barclays New York Challenge is against host side the Red Bulls on Sunday.


From Belfast Telegraph