Shaun Wright-Phillips gave boss Roberto Mancini a reminder of what an asset he can be with a sublime 25-yard winning goal against Vancouver Whitecaps.
The Blues had to come from behind to beat the dogged Canadians, who led through Camilo Sanvezzo's 30th-minute deflected effort. John Guidetti equalised on 68 minutes before Wright-Phillips settled the game five minutes from time.
This game had been in serious doubt and was only passed fit to play three hours before kick-off, but no rain fell overnight and ten hours of warm sunshine meant the pitch was deemed playable.Read full match report
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