MANCHESTER -- Fernandinho says Manchester City showed the sort of spirit that wins titles in their 1-1 Premier League draw with Everton on Monday night.
City trailed to a Wayne Rooney goal when Kyle Walker was controversially sent off shortly before half-time, but fought back to rescue a point with a Raheem Sterling volley.
Despite dropping two points, Fernandinho was proud of the character his teammates showed and says it bodes well for the season.
"It was a special night for the fans and the people...
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