keeping clean sheets].
"I think, before the game, we always thought that winning was the important thing today. It wasn't a great performance but where we are now is not down to today, but the last six months. The team has shown great consistency and played a lot of great football. Our goal difference is big over City now - 13 goals. It's a great position to be in, but the only thing we can do is win our next game."
Rio Ferdinand is to link up with England after playing his part in creating Wayne Rooney's winner and the boss will face an anxious wait before all the international players hopefully return fit and well.