Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini is determined not to let the continuing Carlos Tevez saga derail his side's title push.

Carlos Tevez

Tevez this week claimed the manager treated him "like a dog" and returned to Manchester after a three-month absence.

Mancini said: "I totally disagree with Carlos, what he said, because I have never treated him badly. Maybe it is the opposite, I treated him too well, always."