• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 22 January 2011
  • Kick-off: 17:30
  • Venue: Villa Park

Aston Villa vs Manchester City


Team Lineups

Aston Villa

1 Friedel
24 Cuellar
29 Collins
5 Dunne
21 Clark
12 Albrighton
19 Petrov
6 Downing
11 Agbonlahor
7 Young
39 Bent
Substitutes
33 Marshall
8 Pires
14 Delfouneso
20 Reo-Coker
25 Bannan
31 Herd
32 Baker

Manchester City

25 Hart
17 Boateng
28 Toure
4 Kompany
13 Kolarov
34 De Jong
18 Barry
21 Silva
42 Toure Yaya
32 Tevez
10 Dzeko
Substitutes
1 Given
5 Zabaleta
7 Milner
11 Johnson
19 Lescott
24 Vieira
27 Jo

Possession Stats

41%
59%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Aston Villa

L W W L L W L L

Manchester City

W W W W W W W W
Head to Head
Man City
4-0
Aston Villa 28-Dec-2010
Man City
3-1
Aston Villa 01-May-2010
Aston Villa
1-1
Man City 05-Oct-2009
Man City
2-0
Aston Villa 04-Mar-2009
Aston Villa
4-2
Man City 17-Aug-2008
Aston Villa
1-1
Man City 22-Dec-2007


Live Text Commentary
92:48 +2.48
 

Nigel Reo-Coker gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jerome Boateng. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Kolo Toure from right wing.

91:24 +1.24
 

Jerome Boateng concedes a free kick for a foul on Gabriel Agbonlahor. Direct free kick taken by Ashley Young.

90:52 +0.52
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stewart Downing by Gnegneri Toure Yaya. James Collins restarts play with the free kick.

87:16
Substitution
 

Nigel Reo-Coker replaces Stiliyan Petrov. Gabriel Agbonlahor concedes a free kick for a foul on Gnegneri Toure Yaya. Free kick taken by Joe Hart.

87:00
 

Ashley Young produces a right-footed shot from close range which goes wide of the right-hand post.

86:50
 

The ball is sent over by Marc Albrighton.

85:07
 

Corner taken by Adam Johnson from the right by-line, Shot on goal by Aleksandar Kolarov from just inside the area goes over the target.

84:42
 

Effort from 25 yards by Aleksandar Kolarov. Carlos Cuellar gets a block in.

84:33
 

Adam Johnson crosses the ball.

83:28
 

Edin Dzeko produces a header from close range which goes wide of the left-hand post.

83:05
 

Nigel De Jong takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Ciaran Clark.

82:45
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Adam Johnson played to the near post, Ciaran Clark makes a clearance.

81:26
 

Marc Albrighton delivers the ball, Kolo Toure manages to make a clearance.

78:32
 

Adam Johnson produces a cross, clearance made by Stewart Downing.

77:51
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot. Blocked by James Collins.

77:01
 

Stewart Downing takes a shot. Comfortable save by Joe Hart.

75:17
 

Adam Johnson takes a long range shot clearing the crossbar.

75:03
 

David Silva takes a outswinging corner.

74:46
 

Shot from 20 yards from Edin Dzeko. Blocked by James Collins.

74:03
 

Aleksandar Kolarov produces a left-footed shot from long range which goes wide right of the goal.

72:26
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Adam Johnson. Gnegneri Toure Yaya restarts play with the free kick.

72:10
 

Unfair challenge on Kolo Toure by Darren Bent results in a free kick. Kolo Toure restarts play with the free kick.

71:14
 

A cross is delivered by Edin Dzeko, James Collins makes a clearance.

68:50
 

The ball is delivered by Stewart Downing, clearance made by Vincent Kompany.

68:27
Yellow card
 

Aleksandar Kolarov is shown a yellow card. Foul by Aleksandar Kolarov on Marc Albrighton, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Stewart Downing.

66:59
 

A cross is delivered by Carlos Cuellar, clearance by Vincent Kompany.

65:55
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Ashley Young, Jerome Boateng makes a clearance.

65:40
 

Shot by Ashley Young from 25 yards. Save by Joe Hart.

64:24
 

Corner taken by Aleksandar Kolarov from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by James Collins.

64:12
 

Edin Dzeko delivers the ball, Richard Dunne makes a clearance.

63:57
 

The ball is swung over by Ashley Young, Jerome Boateng manages to make a clearance.

62:13
 

Headed effort from deep inside the area by Edin Dzeko misses to the left of the goal.

60:46
 

Effort from 20 yards by Jerome Boateng. Save made by Brad Friedel.

60:31
 

Effort on goal by Carlos Tevez from 20 yards. Blocked by James Collins.

59:37
 

Edin Dzeko takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Richard Dunne.

58:16
 

Carlos Tevez challenges James Collins unfairly and gives away a free kick. Brad Friedel restarts play with the free kick.

58:03
 

Jerome Boateng fouled by Gabriel Agbonlahor, the ref awards a free kick. Jerome Boateng takes the direct free kick.

56:10
Substitution
 

Adam Johnson replaces Gareth Barry. The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Brad Friedel.

53:05
 

Shot from 35 yards from Aleksandar Kolarov. Marc Albrighton gets a block in.

52:55
 

Jerome Boateng delivers the ball, James Collins manages to make a clearance.

51:57
 

The offside flag is raised against Darren Bent. Vincent Kompany takes the free kick.

50:48
 

Gareth Barry is adjudged to have handled the ball. Richard Dunne takes the direct free kick.

49:20
 

Corner taken by Aleksandar Kolarov from the left by-line, Header from deep inside the penalty area by Edin Dzeko goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

49:01
 

Edin Dzeko takes a shot from 20 yards. Blocked by Stewart Downing.

48:05
 

Drilled right-footed shot by Edin Dzeko. Blocked by James Collins.

45:30 +0.3
 

Gareth Barry concedes a free kick for a foul on Stiliyan Petrov. Stewart Downing fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, Joe Hart makes a save.

45:27
 

Carlos Tevez has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the goal.

44:59
 

Ashley Young takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart.

44:51
 

A cross is delivered by Marc Albrighton, clearance made by Kolo Toure.

44:40
 

Stewart Downing crosses the ball, clearance by Gareth Barry.

41:47
 

The ball is delivered by Aleksandar Kolarov.

41:35
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya takes a shot. James Collins gets a block in.

41:02
 

Centre by Gabriel Agbonlahor, clearance made by Vincent Kompany.

39:49
 

Outswinging corner taken by Gareth Barry from the left by-line, Ashley Young manages to make a clearance.

39:26
 

Corner taken left-footed by David Silva, James Collins manages to make a clearance.

39:08
 

Aleksandar Kolarov takes a shot. Richard Dunne gets a block in.

38:32
 

Marc Albrighton challenges Nigel De Jong unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Gnegneri Toure Yaya.

38:26
 

The ball is swung over by Jerome Boateng, James Collins manages to make a clearance.

37:57
 

Aleksandar Kolarov takes a outswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Darren Bent.

36:33
 

Jerome Boateng delivers the ball, Header by Gareth Barry from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

35:47
 

Aleksandar Kolarov takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Shot by Kolo Toure. Blocked by James Collins.

35:42
 

Edin Dzeko sends in a cross, clearance by James Collins.

35:14
 

The ball is swung over by Marc Albrighton, Richard Dunne takes a shot. Joe Hart makes a save.

34:52
 

Corner taken left-footed by Stewart Downing, clearance by Jerome Boateng.

34:44
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor crosses the ball, Jerome Boateng gets a block in.

34:04
 

Unfair challenge on Ashley Young by Carlos Tevez results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by James Collins.

32:09
 

A cross is delivered by Aleksandar Kolarov.

28:45
 

Vincent Kompany gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Darren Bent. Stewart Downing takes the free kick.

28:00
 

Carlos Cuellar produces a cross, save made by Joe Hart.

26:17
 

Marc Albrighton produces a cross.

25:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ashley Young by Jerome Boateng. Stewart Downing delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing, clearance made by Gareth Barry.

24:07
 

Ciaran Clark is cautioned. Edin Dzeko fouled by Ciaran Clark, the ref awards a free kick. Gnegneri Toure Yaya restarts play with the free kick.

23:16
 

Marc Albrighton produces a cross, clearance made by Vincent Kompany.

21:43
 

Aleksandar Kolarov takes the outswinging corner, Kolo Toure takes a shot. Blocked by James Collins.

21:11
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Aleksandar Kolarov played to the near post, Vincent Kompany takes a shot. Save by Brad Friedel.

21:06
 

The ball is sent over by Aleksandar Kolarov, James Collins manages to make a clearance.

19:29
 

Foul by Gabriel Agbonlahor on Jerome Boateng, free kick awarded. Jerome Boateng takes the direct free kick.

19:12
 

Edin Dzeko is caught offside. James Collins restarts play with the free kick.

17:13
Goal
 

Darren Bent finds the back of the net with a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Aston Villa 1-0 Man City.Assist on the goal came from Ashley Young.

17:11
 

Ashley Young takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart.

15:47
 

Corner taken by Aleksandar Kolarov.

15:41
 

Centre by Edin Dzeko, Richard Dunne makes a clearance.

13:47
 

Unfair challenge on Stewart Downing by Jerome Boateng results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ciaran Clark.

12:45
 

Outswinging corner taken by Aleksandar Kolarov from the left by-line, Effort on goal by Kolo Toure from just inside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the target.

12:05
 

Foul by Marc Albrighton on Nigel De Jong, free kick awarded. Kolo Toure takes the free kick.

9:11
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Carlos Tevez by Ciaran Clark. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Aleksandar Kolarov.

7:42
 

Ashley Young crosses the ball, Vincent Kompany makes a clearance.

7:20
 

Centre by Stiliyan Petrov, clearance by Vincent Kompany.

6:14
 

Unfair challenge on Stiliyan Petrov by Edin Dzeko results in a free kick. The ball is crossed by Stewart Downing, James Collins takes a shot. Joe Hart makes a save.

4:10
 

Darren Bent concedes a free kick for a foul on Gnegneri Toure Yaya. Vincent Kompany takes the direct free kick. Vincent Kompany challenges Ashley Young unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ashley Young sends in a cross, Close range header by Richard Dunne goes over the crossbar.

Kick off
 

The match gets underway.

Half time
 

The referee blows for half time.

Full time
 

The final whistle goes and the game is over.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Man City 3 8 9
2 Leicester 3 3 7
3 Liverpool 3 2 7
4 Man Utd 3 2 7
5 Crystal Palace 3 2 6
6 Swansea 3 2 5
7 Everton 3 1 4
8 Norwich 3 0 4
9 Arsenal 3 -1 4
10 Chelsea 3 -2 4

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