Manchester City fans react on Twitter to Fernando's performance at QPR

Man City fans were less than impressed with their summer signing's display against Queens Park Rangers.

There seems to be a common theme with a title-winning Manchester City side. Once the Premier League crown is theirs, they seem to rest on their laurels.

No longer do top-class signings become a priority as it is assumed City's current squad is good enough. It happened with Roberto Mancini. And it's happening now. The end result is a batch of cover signings that never end up the requisite level.

So far, it looks as though Fernando is one of them. During yesterday's game against Queens Park Rangers, the Brazilian was found wanting.

"I'm not thinking about Chelsea," Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini told BBC Sport after the 2-2 draw at QPR.

"I'm thinking about my team. We have 27 games more and the championship is very long. They [Chelsea] are in a very good moment but we will see if they will continue it all year or if they will drop points.

"The way the game was during the 90 minutes, we deserved at least a draw. We had more chances to score. Of course I wanted the three points but if you can't win it, it's better not to lose."

But even the Chilean does not sound convinced. Serious questions, of course, must be asked of his management. There is no doubt, though, that the players aren't stepping up to the plate at the moment either.

On Twitter after the QPR draw, City fans made themselves heard on the subject of Fernando...

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