Mario Balotelli decided the game - Man City boss Mancini

Manager Roberto Mancini praises the contribution of Mario Balotelli after the striker scores Manchester City's opening goal in the second half of their 2-0 win over Everton.

Balotelli came on to replace Edin Dzeko in the 60th minute and put Manchester City ahead eight minutes later with a well-taken goal.

Mancini said the Italian's impact on the game was critical after the hosts had struggled to make the most of chances in the first half at Eastlands.

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