Roberto Mancini calls Man U title favorite

December 7, 2012
By ESPN.com news services
Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini has labeled rival Manchester United as the favorite to win the Premier League title heading into this Sunday's top-of-the-table derby.

"In this moment United are favorites but the season is long," Mancini said. "They were a strong team and (then) they bought (Robin) Van Persie and (Shinji) Kagawa. They put another player that scores 25 goals into the squad."

With United boasting a three-point advantage but City having a better goal difference, ...

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