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'It would have been difficult' says Roberto Mancini

It was another thrilling night of Champions League football yesterday evening, with goals flying in all over the place, and both English sides scoring very important wins. First up we have Manchester City, who got their first ever win in the Champions League with a last gasp 2-1 victory against Villarreal at the City Of Manchester Stadium.

Argentine Sergio Aguero bagged a 90th minute winner to give City four points in group A, leaving them third behind Napoli and Bayern Munich. The crucial game is now their clash in Italy on 22 November, which will in all likelihood decide who finishes in second place. Bayern drew at Napoli yesterday, and look like the team best placed to go through in first place, so City have to win in Italy to make their way through to the knock out round. Last night's win might just have made that possible.

'It probably would have been very, very difficult (to go through),' he said. 'It was the last chance of the match and we were lucky. You have to be lucky to score in the last second and now the group is open again and anything can happen. It was a really important moment for us.

'We have another game before then against Villarreal (on 2 November) and it's important that we take a point. But Napoli will be very important. Bayern are top right now but it's still open for both first and second place.

'When you score a goal in the last second it is very difficult (to hide your emotion), I just hope it (the win) will be very important. Villarreal are a good team and played well but I think we deserved to win because we did create a lot of chances.'

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