• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Mon 04 March 2013
  • Kick-off: 20:00
  • Venue: Villa Park

Aston Villa vs Manchester City


Team Lineups

Aston Villa

22 Guzan
34 Lowton
6 Clark
32 Baker
27 Bennett
26 Weimann
15 Westwood
16 Delph
11 Agbonlahor
10 N'Zogbia
20 Benteke
Substitutes
1 Given
8 El Ahmadi
14 Holman
18 Sylla
21 Bowery
24 Dawkins
30 Lichaj

Manchester City

1 Hart
5 Zabaleta
28 Toure
33 Nastasic
22 Clichy
14 Javi Garcia
17 Rodwell
7 Milner
42 Toure
21 Silva
32 Tevez
Substitutes
30 Pantilimon
6 Lescott
8 Nasri
10 Dzeko
11 Sinclair
13 Kolarov
18 Barry

Possession Stats

43%
57%

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
5-0
Aston Villa 17-Nov-2012
Aston Villa
0-1
Man City 12-Feb-2012
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


Live Text Commentary
93:18 +3.18
Yellow card
 

The referee gives a free kick against Fabian Delph for handball. The referee shows Fabian Delph a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Pablo Zabaleta.

93:07 +3.07
 

Fabian Delph sends in a cross, clearance by Gareth Barry.

92:53 +2.53
 

Simon Dawkins takes a shot. Blocked by Kolo Toure.

91:59 +1.59
 

Matthew Lowton takes a corner.

91:18 +1.18
 

The ball is sent over by Brett Holman, clearance made by Kolo Toure.

89:33
Substitution
 

(Man City) makes a substitution, with Gareth Barry coming on for David Silva.

88:30
 

The ball is sent over by James Milner, save made by Bradley Guzan.

87:07
 

Karim El Ahmadi delivers the ball.

86:14
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor sends in a cross, clearance by Matija Nastasic.

84:50
Substitution
 

Karim El Ahmadi replaces Ashley Westwood.

83:50
 

Samir Nasri produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the target.

82:32
Substitution
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by David Silva, Shot by Francisco Javi Garcia from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target. Simon Dawkins comes on in place of Andreas Weimann.

82:07
 

Joe Bennett sends in a cross, Christian Benteke takes a shot. Joe Hart makes a comfortable save.

79:35
 

Joe Bennett delivers the ball. Andreas Weimann produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that clears the bar.

75:37
 

The ball is sent over by James Milner, Ciaran Clark makes a clearance. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by James Milner, save made by Bradley Guzan.

74:02
Substitution
 

Christian Benteke concedes a free kick for a foul on Matija Nastasic. The referee shows Christian Benteke a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Samir Nasri replaces Carlos Tevez. Joe Hart takes the free kick.

72:46
 

Edin Dzeko has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the target.

71:44
 

Yaya Toure produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that bounces off the post. The assistant referee signals for offside against Edin Dzeko. Free kick taken by Bradley Guzan. Christian Benteke handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Kolo Toure restarts play with the free kick.

70:31
 

Pablo Zabaleta challenges Joe Bennett unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

69:56
 

Unfair challenge on Edin Dzeko by Nathan Baker results in a free kick. Yaya Toure takes the direct free kick.

69:10
 

James Milner challenges Andreas Weimann unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Ashley Westwood from right wing, clearance made by Francisco Javi Garcia.

69:01
 

The ball is sent over by Joe Bennett.

67:21
 

A cross is delivered by Matthew Lowton, Francisco Javi Garcia gets a block in. Ashley Westwood takes the outswinging corner, clearance by Pablo Zabaleta.

65:49
 

Matthew Lowton produces a right-footed shot from long distance which goes wide right of the goal.

65:27
 

The ball is crossed by Gabriel Agbonlahor, Matija Nastasic makes a clearance.

64:36
Substitution
 

James Milner concedes a free kick for a foul on Matthew Lowton. Brett Holman on for Charles N'Zogbia. Direct free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

63:06
 

Foul by Nathan Baker on Yaya Toure, free kick awarded. Carlos Tevez has an effort direct from the free kick, Matthew Lowton gets a block in.

62:10
 

Foul by Fabian Delph on James Milner, free kick awarded. James Milner takes the free kick.

61:55
 

Matthew Lowton produces a cross, comfortable save by Joe Hart.

61:33
 

Corner taken by Charles N'Zogbia from the left by-line to the near post.

60:45
 

Andreas Weimann sends in a cross, Gabriel Agbonlahor takes a shot. Blocked by Kolo Toure. Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Charles N'Zogbia, clearance by Edin Dzeko.

60:07
 

Shot by Carlos Tevez from 25 yards. Blocked by Ciaran Clark.

57:59
 

Foul by Matija Nastasic on Christian Benteke, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Ashley Westwood.

57:07
 

A cross is delivered by Gael Clichy, Edin Dzeko takes a shot. Nathan Baker gets a block in.

55:57
 

The referee blows for offside. Francisco Javi Garcia takes the indirect free kick.

55:21
 

Matthew Lowton produces a cross, comfortable save by Joe Hart.

54:10
 

Shot from 18 yards from Carlos Tevez. Matthew Lowton makes a clearance.

52:12
 

Yaya Toure gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gabriel Agbonlahor. Direct free kick taken by Nathan Baker.

51:38
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor concedes a free kick for a foul on Pablo Zabaleta. Kolo Toure restarts play with the free kick.

51:00
 

Carlos Tevez produces a right-footed shot from long distance which goes wide right of the goal.

49:46
 

Christian Benteke fouled by Francisco Javi Garcia, the ref awards a free kick. Ashley Westwood takes the free kick.

47:11 +2.11
 

The ball is sent over by Joe Bennett, Andreas Weimann takes a shot. Gael Clichy gets a block in.

47:34
 

Centre by Carlos Tevez, Shot from deep inside the area by Matija Nastasic clears the bar.

46:50
 

A cross is delivered by Carlos Tevez, Edin Dzeko takes a shot. Blocked by Fabian Delph. James Milner takes the inswinging corner, save made by Bradley Guzan.

45:53
 

Shot by Pablo Zabaleta. Blocked by Nathan Baker.

45:11 +0.11
Goal
 

Carlos Tevez finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Aston Villa 0-1 Man City.Assist on the goal came from Edin Dzeko.

44:36
 

The ball is crossed by Gael Clichy, save made by Bradley Guzan.

43:42
 

The ball is sent over by Andreas Weimann.

42:32
 

Foul by Kolo Toure on Christian Benteke, free kick awarded. Ciaran Clark restarts play with the free kick.

42:15
 

The ball is sent over by James Milner, clearance made by Nathan Baker.

41:29
 

Ashley Westwood produces a right-footed shot from long range that goes harmlessly over the bar.

40:25
 

Edin Dzeko takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan.

39:59
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot from 25 yards. Save made by Bradley Guzan.

38:58
 

Effort from the edge of the area by James Milner goes wide of the right-hand post.

38:27
 

Corner taken short by James Milner.

37:31
 

Christian Benteke is caught offside. Francisco Javi Garcia takes the indirect free kick.

37:13
 

James Milner produces a cross, save made by Bradley Guzan.

36:41
 

Pablo Zabaleta takes a shot. Bradley Guzan makes a save.

35:00
 

Centre by James Milner, Ciaran Clark makes a clearance.

33:57
 

Unfair challenge on Kolo Toure by Christian Benteke results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Kolo Toure.

33:24
 

Unfair challenge on Charles N'Zogbia by Carlos Tevez results in a free kick. Ciaran Clark takes the direct free kick.

33:02
 

The ball is crossed by Edin Dzeko, Matthew Lowton makes a clearance.

31:01
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ciaran Clark on Carlos Tevez. James Milner produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save by Bradley Guzan.

30:44
 

Christian Benteke gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Francisco Javi Garcia. Direct free kick taken by Kolo Toure.

30:00
 

Carlos Tevez challenges Charles N'Zogbia unfairly and gives away a free kick. Bradley Guzan takes the free kick.

26:52
 

The referee blows for offside. Kolo Toure takes the free kick.

25:47
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Matthew Lowton by Edin Dzeko. Direct free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

25:21
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Charles N'Zogbia on Yaya Toure. Gael Clichy takes the direct free kick.

24:36
Substitution
 

Jack Rodwell goes off and Edin Dzeko comes on.

24:12
 

Andreas Weimann produces a cross.

23:41
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathan Baker by David Silva. Fabian Delph restarts play with the free kick.

21:04
 

Effort from just outside the area by Matthew Lowton goes over the target. Jack Rodwell takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan. Inswinging corner taken by James Milner, Jack Rodwell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ciaran Clark. Bradley Guzan takes the free kick.

20:07
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Charles N'Zogbia, Christian Benteke takes a shot. Clearance made by Carlos Tevez.

16:14
 

The ball is swung over by Matthew Lowton, Francisco Javi Garcia makes a clearance.

15:09
 

A cross is delivered by Joe Bennett, Gael Clichy manages to make a clearance.

13:22
 

Pablo Zabaleta gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gabriel Agbonlahor. Direct free kick taken by Joe Bennett.

10:46
 

Jack Rodwell has a shot on goal from outside the box which misses left.

9:41
 

Centre by David Silva, Ciaran Clark makes a clearance.

9:24
 

A cross is delivered by Matthew Lowton, clearance by Kolo Toure.

7:26
 

Francisco Javi Garcia challenges Charles N'Zogbia unfairly and gives away a free kick. Bradley Guzan takes the free kick.

5:20
 

Joe Bennett produces a cross, blocked by Yaya Toure. Corner taken right-footed by Ashley Westwood, Header from deep inside the penalty area by Christian Benteke goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

5:09
 

Matthew Lowton produces a cross, Pablo Zabaleta manages to make a clearance.

4:58
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor crosses the ball, clearance by Kolo Toure.

2:42
 

The ball is delivered by Joe Bennett, Francisco Javi Garcia makes a clearance.

:11
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Pablo Zabaleta. Pablo Zabaleta takes the direct free kick.

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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