Following the three points at the Sports Direct Arena, Roberto Mancini's players took to the internet to voice their thoughts as their first Premier League title edges ever closerManchester City edged closer towards the Premier League title following a 2-0 victory over Newcastle United on Sunday afternoon.
Yaya Toure's second-half double was enough to secure three points for Roberto Mancini's side, who now require a victory over QPR in their final game of the season to clinch their first league championship in 44 years.
In the aftermath, Goal.com takes a look at some of the best reaction from City's players, and others, as footballers took to Twitter to voice their thoughts.
"Incredible team performance. So happy and proud to walk out on the pitch alongside these great players. Special mention to our fans again!
“We haven’t won anything yet and the team knows that. Normal preparation ahead of the QPR game in which we’ll have to be at our best again.”
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany hails his team-mates and the club's support after the victory at the Sports Direct Arena, but warns all associated with the club to keep their feet firmly on the ground.
"Great match for @MCFC. We wanted to win this game no matter what, and we got it by leaving everything on the pitch.
"We just have the last stretch ahead of us - with your support we will make it. Our dream is closest than it's ever been. C'mon, City!"
Sergio Aguero maintains it was sheer determination which got his side over the line against a resolute Newcastle.
“Thanks to all the fans!!!!! Can I use the word ... ROCK or not again? Well took my decision you guys ROCK :-) 1 more game”
Gael Clichy lauds the City fans after the two-goal victory.
“What a team performance. From Joe in goal to Carlos up front, everyone battled together.”
Patrick Vieira, the football development executive at the Etihad Stadium, hails City's cohesion as force the determined Magpies aside.
“Very happy and proud to be part of this amazing team @MCFC Great win today again.. One more game to come..”
Edin Dzeko adds his own thoughts, echoing the previous celebrations.
“Hard game today our fans were immense and played there part. Credit to Newcastle fans as well applauding us after ...”
Joleon Lescott pays tribute to the Newcastle fans.
“Richards’ block at 0-1 won Man City the title”
Injured Tottenham midfielder Tom Huddlestone gives his own analysis on the key moments of the game in relation to the title race.
“Any questions as to whether Mancini would hold his nerve comprehensively answered. Tactical substitution won the game”
Footballer-turned-pundit Gary Lineker provides his thoughts on Roberto Mancini's tactical prowess.
“Unlucky not to salvage something from the game today, but unbelievable reception from the fans once again :) #nufc
“As if we took a ball from the ground after the match, to play 2 touch in the parking lot while waiting for traffic to die down lol :)”
Newcastle youngster Sammy Ameobi praises the home support despite watching his side lose.