Pellegrini advises City to maintain ‘aggressive’ attack despite ‘easy’ entry in League Cup semis

London, Dec 19: Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has advised his team to maintain their attack and do not let up as he targets glory on all fronts with his free-scoring side.

Pellegrini now has a first trophy firmly in his sights after City eased into the Capital One Cup semi-finals with a 3-1 win at Leicester.

According to, the performance provided evidence of how the whole squad have adapted to Pellegrini’s attacking philosophy, although the Chilean believes that it is important for his team to continue playing in an attacking way and also continue improving in defending and the way that they are playing.

Although Pellegrini, who is tasked with winning five trophies in the next five seasons, is targeting the silverware with City being just a two-legged semi-final away from Wembley, he is however, refusing to get carried away and wants his side to focus on Saturday’s Premier League clash at Fulham. (ANI)