City can wrap up the title with victory over Queens Park Rangers at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday – and Mancini feels the club’s fans deserve a top-flight title after a 44-year wait.
“It is a big game for Manchester City because it is the first time after a long time,” he said.
“I am very proud, I think my players have worked very well this year.
“When you arrive here you can lose or win, but when you fight with a top team like United I am proud for this.
“We would like to win this championship for our supporters. After more than 40 years, for them, it will be very important.”
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