Arsenal 0 Manchester City 0: Substitute Emmanuel Adebayor endures downbeat return to the Emirates

24 April 2010 07:39
Arsenal all but secured third place in the Barclays Premier League after Champions League-chasing Manchester City held them to a goalless draw at Emirates Stadium.

Much of the pre-match hype had surrounded the return of former Gunners striker Emmanuel Adebayor, but he was left on the bench by City boss Roberto Mancini before being introduced to resounding jeers at the start of the second half.

Arsenal had the better of possession, yet only tested Shay Given a couple of times before the City keeper went off with a suspected broken shoulder.


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Anxious moments: Manchester City keeper Shay Given is stretchered off


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Source: Daily_Mail