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The optimist says
Haha. Funny. You put the only undefeated team in the Premier League in a list of clubs that are currently under pressure. No really, that's a good one.
I haven't heard that before.
I mean, it's not like we're the reigning champions (and did I mention we're undefeated) and have conceded just 10 goals through our opening 13 games.
Carlos Tevez, Sergio Aguero, Edin Dzeko, Yaya Toure, David Silva, Javi Garcia—you might have heard of some of the players in our team this year?
Oh yeah, and we're undefeated. Which, to be honest, and doesn't really qualify for any sort of pressure at all this season—none what so ever.
The pessimist says
Cut it with the undefeated nonsense—you can't play away from the Etihad and were it not for the late heroics of Edin Dzeko a billion times this season, you'd be lucky to even be inside the top half of the competition table.
You're out of the Champions League (shame about that), and you can't even manage to beat Aston Villa in the Capital One Cup (shame about that too)—meaning that you've put all your eggs in the one basket about repeating as league champions this season.
That is, if you want a trophy this year.
You've won, what, one game against a top-six side this year? And that was against West Brom, the relegation fodder that have somehow managed to move up into this top four and convince Peter Odemwingie that he's actually a quality player.
Puh-leeze. City are carrying more expectation than any other team this year, and they'll be lucky if they don't completely implode under a Mario Balotelli backheel. Providing he can even manage to get himself dressed, that is.