The Merseysiders figured out how to stay quiet about City for over 80 minutes of Saturday's FA Cup quarter-last at Goodison Park.
"We were nearly there, we progressed admirably and we did everything that we can manage. We shielded well and for at any rate 80 minutes, we had the game leveled out," Ancelotti disclosed to BT Sport after the last whistle on Saturday.
"I'm fulfilled in light of the fact that we were beaten by the best group on the planet - they are the awesome.
"We needed to keep them awkward. Obviously, they are OK with the ball yet we safeguarded well and we didn't surrender space. We played the game that we needed to play.
"They have the best seat on the planet. It was a decent encounter for us and there are no second thoughts.
"The second thoughts are the games against Burnley or the game against Fulham, however we are on schedule. We have 10 games in the group and we need to battle for our situation in Europe next season."
With Saturday's success, City gave another showing of their capacity to battle on numerous fronts without allowing their foot to off the gas pedal.
Enthusiasm Guardiola's men had effectively reserved section to the Champions League last eight with triumph over Borussia Monchengladbach, with another Bundesliga club anticipating in the quarters looking like Borussia Dortmund.
In April, then, they will take on Tottenham in the Carabao Cup last as they hope to take the title for a fourth consecutive year.
City likewise appreciate a noteworthy lead over Manchester United at the Premier League highest point, a benefit which appears to be unassailable with more than three-fourths of the 2020-21 season previously finished.
Joined did at any rate end their adversaries' amazing run of results before in March, overcoming City 2-0 after they had counted 21 sequential dominates and 28 matches without rout altogether rivalries.
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