Newspapers will like “passionate” Man City boss Mancini

Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini is a headline writer's dream, says Italian friends. Mancini kicks off his reign at City against Stoke City today.

Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini is a headline writer's dream, says Italian friends.

Mancini kicks off his reign at City against Stoke City today.

“Mancho will say what he thinks,” a source told the Daily Express. “He is passionate. He has this reputation in Italy. Sometimes he can let his mouth run away with him.

“There will be rows with players. He will criticise his players on the training pitch. He will lose his temper at times. It’s going to be lively at Manchester City with Robbie there.

“The newspapers will like Mancho.”