the three points,” he said.
It then appeared the manager was about to replace Tevez (the eventual match-winner) with winger Ji-sung Park.
“Maybe I was,” he said with a wry smile. “At that point I was thinking the match could end in a draw. We were a little worried about our lack of width and I wanted to get Wayne Rooney back in the middle.
“But Carlos scores important goals and he’s come up trumps again.”