Man City's top 7 photos of 2012: The Citizens' year in pictures
After crashing out of the Champions League, City joined the Europa League and looked set to make a mark in the competition by destroying holders Porto 4-0 at the Etihad to progress to the last 16. However, they were knocked out by another Portuguese side, Sporting Lisbon in the next round, leaving them to focus solely on winning the league. Click the arrow to see more great City images...photo 1 of 7
What a year it has been for Man City - pipping your biggest rivals to the title on the final day of the season to claim first league crown in 44 years must top everything else. Click the arrow on the right of the image to see our selection of images from Man City's year in glorious pictures, while you will notice that we refrain from mentioning the madness of Mario Balotelli to focus on matters on the pitch.
Do you think 2013 will be as good as 2012 was for Man City?