Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has backed Carlos Tevez to play a starring role for the Premier League champions after his stunning strike inspired a 3-2 win over Chelsea in the Community Shield.
Manchester City's Aleksandar Kolarov lifts the trophy after winning their FA Community Shield match against Chelsea, at Villa Park in Birmingham. Man City underlined their determination to retain their Premier League title as the champions warmed up for the new season with a hard-fought 3-2 win over 10-man Chelsea.
Tevez was in vibrant form at Villa Park on Sunday as the Argentine forward provided a glimpse of the talent that City missed for much of last season during a self-imposed exile that followed his touchline row with Mancini at Bayern Munich.
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