• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 12 February 2012
  • Kick-off: 16:00
  • Venue: Villa Park

Aston Villa vs Manchester City


Team Lineups

Aston Villa

1 Given
2 Hutton
5 Dunne
6 Collins
24 Cuellar
19 Petrov
12 Albrighton
38 Gardner
20 Keane
9 Bent
18 Heskey
Substitutes
22 Guzan
3 Warnock
7 Ireland
10 N'Zogbia
25 Bannan
26 Weimann
32 Baker

Manchester City

25 Hart
5 Zabaleta
4 Kompany
6 Lescott
13 Kolarov
18 Barry
34 De Jong
7 Milner
21 Silva
11 Johnson
16 Aguero
Substitutes
30 Pantilimon
2 Richards
8 Pizarro
10 Dzeko
15 Savic
19 Nasri
22 Clichy

Possession Stats

39%
61%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Aston Villa

L D W L W W L L

Manchester City

L L W W W W W W
Head to Head
Man City
4-1
Aston Villa 15-Oct-2011
Aston Villa
1-0
Man City 22-Jan-2011
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


Live Text Commentary
95:31 +5.31
 

Robbie Keane concedes a free kick for a foul on Aleksandar Kolarov. Direct free kick taken by Joe Hart.

91:52 +1.52
Substitution
 

Richard Dunne concedes a free kick for a foul on Joe Hart. (Aston Villa) makes a substitution, with Nathan Baker coming on for Richard Dunne. Joe Hart restarts play with the free kick.

90:57 +0.57
Substitution
 

Micah Richards on for David Silva.

89:51
 

Corner taken by Darren Bent from the right by-line, Darren Bent takes a shot. Save made by Joe Hart.

87:45
Substitution
 

Nigel De Jong fouled by Charles N'Zogbia, the ref awards a free kick. Charles N'Zogbia receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Edin Dzeko comes on in place of Sergio Aguero. Joleon Lescott takes the free kick.

86:49
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Stiliyan Petrov, Carlos Cuellar has a header from inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

86:37
 

Charles N'Zogbia takes a shot. Joleon Lescott gets a block in.

86:15
 

Effort from 25 yards by Gary Gardner. James Milner gets a block in.

83:35
Substitution
 

Samir Nasri comes on in place of Adam Johnson.

82:48
 

James Milner produces a cross, clearance made by Carlos Cuellar.

81:35
 

Charles N'Zogbia challenges Nigel De Jong unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Joe Hart.

80:49
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Sergio Aguero. Shay Given takes the indirect free kick.

80:10
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Charles N'Zogbia from the left by-line, Richard Dunne takes a shot. Comfortable save by Joe Hart.

79:54
 

Effort on goal by Stiliyan Petrov from 25 yards. Joleon Lescott gets a block in.

78:49
 

Centre by Gary Gardner, Vincent Kompany manages to make a clearance.

77:37
 

Darren Bent gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nigel De Jong. Nigel De Jong restarts play with the free kick.

76:55
Substitution
 

Stephen Ireland is brought on as a substitute for Marc Albrighton.

74:01
 

Adam Johnson concedes a free kick for a foul on Richard Dunne. Direct free kick taken by Richard Dunne.

73:41
 

Effort on goal by Gary Gardner from 18 yards. Save by Joe Hart.

73:30
 

Charles N'Zogbia crosses the ball, clearance by Joleon Lescott.

69:16
 

Nigel De Jong fouled by Charles N'Zogbia, the ref awards a free kick. Joe Hart takes the direct free kick.

68:28
Substitution
 

Charles N'Zogbia comes on in place of Emile Heskey.

67:26
 

Aleksandar Kolarov produces a cross, clearance made by Carlos Cuellar.

67:01
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Milner by Richard Dunne. Richard Dunne receives a caution. James Milner takes the direct free kick.

64:17
 

Sergio Aguero has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.

63:52
 

Shot from 6 yards from David Silva. Shay Given makes a fantastic save.

62:20
Goal
 

Joleon Lescott finds the net with a goal from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Aston Villa 0-1 Man City.Gareth Barry provided the assist for the goal.

62:13
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by James Milner from the left by-line.

61:17
 

Stiliyan Petrov concedes a free kick for a foul on David Silva. Caution for Stiliyan Petrov. David Silva crosses the ball in from the free kick, James Collins makes a clearance.

58:50
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Aleksandar Kolarov misses to the right of the target.

57:39
 

Nigel De Jong has an effort at goal. James Collins gets a block in.

57:02
 

Corner taken right-footed by James Milner from the left by-line, Carlos Cuellar makes a clearance.

56:17
 

Shot from 20 yards by Pablo Zabaleta. Shay Given makes a comfortable save.

55:47
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stiliyan Petrov on Sergio Aguero. Direct free kick taken by Aleksandar Kolarov.

52:19
 

Darren Bent gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Pablo Zabaleta. David Silva delivers the ball, Joleon Lescott produces a headed effort from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

51:04
 

Stiliyan Petrov challenges David Silva unfairly and gives away a free kick. Vincent Kompany takes the free kick.

48:30
 

Corner taken right-footed by Stiliyan Petrov, clearance by Gareth Barry.

47:44
 

Vincent Kompany concedes a free kick for a foul on Robbie Keane. Stiliyan Petrov takes the free kick.

47:23
 

James Milner takes the inswinging corner, save by Shay Given.

46:35
 

Corner taken by James Milner, Vincent Kompany takes a shot. Richard Dunne makes a clearance.

45:03 +0.03
 

The offside flag is raised against Sergio Aguero. Indirect free kick taken by Shay Given.

43:16
 

A cross is delivered by Aleksandar Kolarov, clearance made by Alan Hutton.

42:29
 

Pablo Zabaleta produces a cross, Emile Heskey manages to make a clearance.

41:12
 

Outswinging corner taken by Stiliyan Petrov from the right by-line, Richard Dunne has a header from inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

40:42
 

Carlos Cuellar produces a cross, clearance made by Joleon Lescott.

39:43
 

Effort on goal by Sergio Aguero from just inside the penalty area goes over the target.

38:00
 

Gary Gardner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gareth Barry. Aleksandar Kolarov fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

33:33
 

Shot by Sergio Aguero. Alan Hutton manages to make a clearance.

30:06
 

The ball is sent over by Aleksandar Kolarov, clearance made by Gary Gardner.

29:13
 

Sergio Aguero produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.

28:07
 

Corner taken right-footed by James Milner, clearance by Stiliyan Petrov.

27:47
 

Aleksandar Kolarov has a drilled shot. Emile Heskey gets a block in.

26:37
 

Effort from outside the box by Adam Johnson hits the post.

26:05
 

James Milner takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post.

25:57
 

The ball is crossed by James Milner, Carlos Cuellar gets a block in.

25:34
 

Short corner taken by James Milner from the left by-line.

24:44
 

Centre by Sergio Aguero.

23:39
 

Unfair challenge on Stiliyan Petrov by Gareth Barry results in a free kick. Shay Given restarts play with the free kick.

19:56
 

Foul by Darren Bent on Aleksandar Kolarov, free kick awarded. Joleon Lescott takes the free kick.

19:28
 

Gareth Barry has an effort at goal from 20 yards. Save made by Shay Given.

18:09
 

Foul by Darren Bent on Vincent Kompany, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Joe Hart.

17:36
 

David Silva takes a shot from 18 yards. Shay Given makes a save.

16:36
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nigel De Jong on Emile Heskey. Centre by Stiliyan Petrov, Richard Dunne takes a shot. Joe Hart makes a comfortable save.

13:38
 

Emile Heskey challenges Aleksandar Kolarov unfairly and gives away a free kick. Joleon Lescott restarts play with the free kick.

12:15
 

Centre by Robbie Keane, comfortable save by Joe Hart.

10:57
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Pablo Zabaleta on Marc Albrighton. Free kick taken by Richard Dunne.

9:11
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Darren Bent. Joleon Lescott takes the free kick.

4:32
 

Short corner taken by James Milner from the left by-line.

2:55
 

The ball is swung over by Aleksandar Kolarov, comfortable save by Shay Given.

2:16
 

Shot by Sergio Aguero. Save made by Shay Given.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 38 41 87
2 Man City 38 45 79
3 Arsenal 38 35 75
4 Man Utd 38 25 70
5 Tottenham Hotspur 38 5 64
6 Liverpool 38 4 62
7 Southampton 38 21 60
8 Swansea 38 -3 56
9 Stoke 38 3 54
10 Crystal Palace 38 -4 48

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