Normally you don’t expect to win 4-1 against Manchester United, but the most important thing is the way we played. I’m very happy for the team,” said Pellegrini.
“We’re just starting our work and winning the derby will of course give us a lot of confidence.”
Defending champions United, meanwhile, find themselves five points off the pace after two defeats in their first five games.
Moyes can console himself that his storied predecessor Alex Ferguson once lost 5-1 at City, but from three games against title rivals City, Chelsea and Liverpool, his side have picked up just a single point.
We never got a grip of the game and we could never really stop them,” Moyes said.United for Live .