• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 24 October 2010
  • Kick-off: 16:00
  • Venue: City of Manchester Stadium
0 - 3
Arsenal

Arsenal

Nasri 20"

Song 65"

Bendtner 87"

Manchester City vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Manchester City

25 Hart
2 Richards
38 Boyata
4 Kompany
17 Boateng
21 Silva
42 Toure Yaya
34 De Jong
18 Barry
7 Milner
32 Tevez
Substitutes
1 Given
3 Bridge
9 Adebayor
11 Johnson
19 Lescott
24 Vieira
45 Balotelli

Arsenal

21 Fabianski
3 Sagna
20 Djourou
18 Squillaci
22 Clichy
8 Nasri20"
4 Fabregas
17 Song65"
15 Denilson
23 Arshavin
29 Chamakh
Substitutes
53 Szczesny
6 Koscielny
7 Rosicky
14 Walcott
27 Eboue
28 Gibbs
52 Bendtner87"

Possession Stats

29%
71%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester City

L L W W W W W W

Arsenal

W W D W L D D W
Head to Head
Arsenal
0-0
Man City 24-Apr-2010
Man City
4-2
Arsenal 12-Sep-2009
Arsenal
2-0
Man City 04-Apr-2009
Man City
3-0
Arsenal 22-Nov-2008
Man City
1-3
Arsenal 02-Feb-2008
Arsenal
1-0
Man City 25-Aug-2007


Live Text Commentary
92:00 +2
 

David Silva takes a short corner.

90:23 +0.23
 

Inswinging corner taken by David Silva from the left by-line.

89:46
 

Corner taken right-footed by David Silva. Jerome Boateng takes a shot. Save made by Lukasz Fabianski.

88:43
 

The official flags Mario Balotelli offside. Direct free kick taken by Lukasz Fabianski.

88:00
 

Emmanuel Adebayor takes a shot. Jerome Boateng gets a block in. Bacary Sagna produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the target.

87:47
Goal
 

Nicklas Bendtner finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Man City 0-3 Arsenal.Assist by Samir Nasri.

83:27
Substitution
 

Nicklas Bendtner replaces Marouane Chamakh. Theo Walcott comes on in place of Francesc Fabregas.

80:23
 

Marouane Chamakh takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the bar.

78:42
 

Inswinging corner taken by Samir Nasri from the left by-line, save made by Joe Hart.

74:08
 

Short corner worked by Samir Nasri.

73:00
 

Emmanuel Adebayor is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Lukasz Fabianski takes the indirect free kick.

72:21
 

Mario Balotelli fouled by Neves Denilson, the ref awards a free kick. David Silva restarts play with the free kick.

72:04
 

Neves Denilson takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart.

70:48
Substitution
 

Bacary Sagna fouled by Vincent Kompany, the ref awards a free kick. Vincent Kompany is given a yellow card. Gareth Barry goes off and Mario Balotelli comes on. Direct free kick taken by Francesc Fabregas, A cross is delivered by Vincent Kompany, save made by Joe Hart.

69:21
Substitution
 

Micah Richards fouled by Neves Denilson, the ref awards a free kick. Tomas Rosicky joins the action as a substitute, replacing Andrey Arshavin. Nigel De Jong takes the direct free kick.

68:28
 

Neves Denilson handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Nigel De Jong.

67:00
 

Andrey Arshavin concedes a free kick for a foul on Micah Richards. James Milner takes the direct free kick.

65:50
Goal
 

Alex Song scores a goal from inside the box to the top left corner of the goal. Man City 0-2 Arsenal.

64:49
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Samir Nasri.

60:29
 

Samir Nasri takes the inswinging corner, Emmanuel Adebayor manages to make a clearance.

58:50
 

Andrey Arshavin takes a shot. Joe Hart makes a save.

58:04
 

Emmanuel Adebayor has a header from inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

57:33
 

Corner taken by David Silva from the left by-line played to the near post.

56:55
 

Corner from left by-line taken by David Silva.

56:37
 

David Silva takes a shot. Lukasz Fabianski makes a save.

55:25
 

Gael Clichy fouled by Vincent Kompany, the ref awards a free kick. Francesc Fabregas takes the direct free kick.

51:30
Substitution
 

David Silva is ruled offside. Emmanuel Adebayor joins the action as a substitute, replacing Carlos Tevez. Direct free kick taken by Lukasz Fabianski.

50:46
 

Gael Clichy delivers the ball, save by Joe Hart.

47:10 +2.1
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nigel De Jong on Francesc Fabregas. Samir Nasri delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, clearance by Vincent Kompany.

47:24
 

Francesc Fabregas takes a shot. Joe Hart makes a save.

46:10
 

Jerome Boateng gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Francesc Fabregas. Free kick taken by Andrey Arshavin.

45:10 +0.1
 

Neves Denilson takes a shot. Vincent Kompany gets a block in.

45:01
Substitution
 

(Man City) makes a substitution, with Wayne Bridge coming on for Gnegneri Toure Yaya.

42:30
 

Andrey Arshavin produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal.

40:45
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by David Silva from the left by-line, Vincent Kompany produces a header from inside the area that goes over the crossbar.

40:25
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Bacary Sagna by David Silva. Direct free kick taken by Bacary Sagna.

39:06
Goal
 

Foul by Vincent Kompany on Francesc Fabregas, Penalty awarded. Penalty taken by Francesc Fabregas saved by Joe Hart. Man City 0-1 Arsenal.

35:41
 

Unfair challenge on Carlos Tevez by Johan Djourou results in a free kick. Johan Djourou goes into the referee's book. Gnegneri Toure Yaya takes the direct free kick.

34:15
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot. Sebastien Squillaci gets a block in.

33:32
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Samir Nasri on David Silva. Free kick taken by Nigel De Jong.

32:04
Yellow card
 

David Silva fouled by Alex Song, the ref awards a free kick. The referee shows Alex Song a yellow card. Gnegneri Toure Yaya takes the direct free kick.

30:50
 

Neves Denilson is adjudged to have handled the ball. David Silva restarts play with the free kick.

29:48
 

Samir Nasri produces a cross, clearance made by Micah Richards.

27:35
 

Effort from inside the area by Micah Richards misses to the left of the goal.

26:46
Yellow card
 

Francesc Fabregas gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nigel De Jong. Francesc Fabregas booked for unsporting behaviour. Nigel De Jong restarts play with the free kick.

26:02
 

Andrey Arshavin takes a shot. Blocked by David Silva. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Samir Nasri from the left by-line, save by Joe Hart.

25:12
 

Samir Nasri challenges James Milner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jerome Boateng.

24:07
 

Carlos Tevez concedes a free kick for a foul on Neves Denilson. Free kick taken by Lukasz Fabianski.

22:48
 

The referee blows for offside. Joe Hart takes the free kick.

20:00
Goal
 

Samir Nasri gets on the score sheet with a goal from close range high into the middle of the goal. Man City 0-1 Arsenal.Assist by Andrey Arshavin.

17:20
 

Bacary Sagna produces a cross, Header from deep inside the area by Johan Djourou goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

16:41
 

Corner taken right-footed by Samir Nasri from the left by-line to the near post, Vincent Kompany makes a clearance.

16:12
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot. Save by Lukasz Fabianski.

13:07
 

David Silva fouled by Alex Song, the ref awards a free kick. Gnegneri Toure Yaya takes the direct free kick.

12:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Francesc Fabregas by Gareth Barry. Caution for Gareth Barry. Direct free kick taken by Alex Song.

7:33
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Carlos Tevez by Neves Denilson. Neves Denilson is given a yellow card. Micah Richards takes the free kick.

7:03
 

Corner taken right-footed by Samir Nasri, clearance made by Vincent Kompany.

6:29
 

Foul by James Milner on Samir Nasri, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Gael Clichy.

5:52
 

James Milner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Francesc Fabregas. Direct free kick taken by Francesc Fabregas.

4:09
Red card
 

Unfair challenge on Marouane Chamakh by Dedryk Boyata results in a free kick. Dedryk Boyata receives a red card. Francesc Fabregas restarts play with the free kick.

3:21
 

A cross is delivered by Micah Richards, Bacary Sagna makes a clearance.

2:06
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Joe Hart.

1:01
 

Carlos Tevez sends in a cross, David Silva takes a shot. Lukasz Fabianski makes a save.

Kick off
 

The match has kicked off.

Half time
 

The first half comes to an end.

Full time
 

The final whistle goes and the game is over.

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

Full Barclays Premier League Table