• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 23 September 2012
  • Kick-off: 16:00
  • Venue: Etihad Stadium
Manchester City

Manchester City

Lescott 39"

Lescott 39"

1 - 1
Arsenal

Arsenal

Koscielny 81"

Manchester City vs Arsenal


Team Lineups

Manchester City

1 Hart
5 Zabaleta
4 Kompany
6 Lescott39"39"
22 Clichy
14 Javi Garcia
42 Toure
21 Silva
11 Sinclair
16 Aguero
10 Dzeko
Substitutes
30 Pantilimon
13 Kolarov
17 Rodwell
18 Barry
33 Nastasic
32 Tevez
45 Balotelli

Arsenal

24 Mannone
25 Jenkinson
6 Koscielny81"
4 Mertesacker
28 Gibbs
16 Ramsey
2 Diaby
8 Arteta
19 Cazorla
27 Gervinho
9 Podolski
Substitutes
36 Martinez
11 Andre Santos
12 Giroud
14 Walcott
15 Oxlade-Chamberlain
20 Djourou
22 Coquelin

Possession Stats

43%
57%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester City

W W W W W W W W

Arsenal

L D D W L W D W
Head to Head
Arsenal
1-0
Man City 08-Apr-2012
Man City
1-0
Arsenal 18-Dec-2011
Arsenal
0-0
Man City 05-Jan-2011
Man City
0-3
Arsenal 24-Oct-2010
Arsenal
0-0
Man City 24-Apr-2010
Man City
4-2
Arsenal 12-Sep-2009


Live Text Commentary
91:46 +1.46
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Carl Jenkinson by Francisco Javi Garcia. Francisco Javi Garcia receives a yellow card. Aaron Ramsey restarts play with the free kick.

90:56 +0.56
 

Unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta by Jack Rodwell results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Vito Mannone.

89:47
Substitution
 

Yao Gervinho takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the bar. Francis Coquelin on for Yao Gervinho.

87:18
 

Yaya Toure fouled by Aaron Ramsey, the ref awards a free kick. Vincent Kompany takes the free kick.

83:39
Substitution
 

Corner taken right-footed by Carlos Tevez, Vincent Kompany takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Effort from deep inside the area by Sergio Aguero misses to the right of the goal. Save by Vito Mannone. Mario Balotelli replaces Sergio Aguero.

81:05
Goal
 

Santi Cazorla takes a shot. Joe Hart makes a brilliant save. Santi Cazorla takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Laurent Koscielny gets on the score sheet with a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the top right corner of the goal. Man City 1-1 Arsenal.Assist by Santi Cazorla.

79:31
 

Sergio Aguero takes a shot. Save made by Vito Mannone. Inswinging corner taken by David Silva from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Olivier Giroud.

78:38
 

Theo Walcott produces a cross.

75:09
 

The referee blows for offside against Olivier Giroud. Joe Hart restarts play with the free kick.

73:52
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Santi Cazorla, clearance made by Vincent Kompany.

73:38
 

The ball is crossed by Carl Jenkinson.

73:24
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Yaya Toure on Santi Cazorla. Santi Cazorla takes the indirect free kick.

70:46
Substitution
 

Olivier Giroud is brought on as a substitute for Vassiriki Diaby. Theo Walcott on for Lukas Podolski.

68:04
 

Yaya Toure has an effort at goal from outside the area which misses left.

67:01
Substitution
 

Edin Dzeko goes off and Carlos Tevez comes on.

65:55
 

Effort on goal by Yao Gervinho from inside the box misses to the right of the target.

64:39
 

Foul by Vincent Kompany on Yao Gervinho, free kick awarded. Mikel Arteta restarts play with the free kick.

62:17
 

The ball is sent over by David Silva, clearance by Laurent Koscielny.

61:23
 

Unfair challenge on David Silva by Carl Jenkinson results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by David Silva.

58:37
 

The ball is crossed by Kieran Gibbs, clearance made by Vincent Kompany.

57:01
 

A cross is delivered by Gael Clichy.

56:25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Lukas Podolski on Pablo Zabaleta. Indirect free kick taken by Vincent Kompany.

54:43
 

Corner taken left-footed by David Silva from the left by-line to the near post, Francisco Javi Garcia takes a shot. Vito Mannone makes a save.

54:27
 

A cross is delivered by Carl Jenkinson, save made by Joe Hart.

53:14
 

Sergio Aguero takes a shot. Blocked by Kieran Gibbs. Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by David Silva.

50:14
 

David Silva takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post.

49:13
 

Close range shot by Sergio Aguero clears the bar.

48:35
 

Mikel Arteta challenges Edin Dzeko unfairly and gives away a free kick. David Silva delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing.

47:21
 

The ball is delivered by Aaron Ramsey, Joleon Lescott makes a clearance.

46:46
 

Inswinging corner taken by Santi Cazorla, Vincent Kompany makes a clearance.

45:51
 

Shot from just outside the area by Yaya Toure misses to the left of the target.

45:01
Substitution
 

(Man City) makes a substitution, with Jack Rodwell coming on for Scott Sinclair.

43:23
 

Sergio Aguero gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Per Mertesacker. Free kick taken by Per Mertesacker.

43:02
 

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

42:52
 

The ball is swung over by Kieran Gibbs.

40:59
 

Edin Dzeko takes a shot. Save made by Vito Mannone. Corner taken left-footed by David Silva.

38:52
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by David Silva, Joleon Lescott finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Man City 1-0 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from David Silva.

38:36
 

Gael Clichy delivers the ball, clearance made by Per Mertesacker.

37:49
 

Foul by David Silva on Mikel Arteta, free kick awarded. Mikel Arteta takes the indirect free kick.

35:55
 

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

33:33
 

Yaya Toure takes a shot. Mikel Arteta gets a block in.

32:02
 

Vincent Kompany gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey. Santi Cazorla has an effort direct from the free kick, Joe Hart makes a save.

31:37
 

Sergio Aguero takes a shot. Kieran Gibbs gets a block in.

30:35
 

Santi Cazorla takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance by Edin Dzeko.

24:38
 

Inswinging corner taken by Scott Sinclair. Santi Cazorla fouled by Pablo Zabaleta, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

23:35
 

Shot on goal by Lukas Podolski from just inside the area goes over the target. Free kick awarded for a foul by Lukas Podolski on Francisco Javi Garcia. Francisco Javi Garcia restarts play with the free kick.

21:47
 

Vassiriki Diaby takes a shot. Joleon Lescott gets a block in.

20:22
 

Santi Cazorla challenges Yaya Toure unfairly and gives away a free kick. Joleon Lescott takes the free kick.

19:27
 

Unfair challenge on Mikel Arteta by David Silva results in a free kick. Vito Mannone takes the free kick.

17:01
 

Centre by Kieran Gibbs.

16:14
 

Yao Gervinho fouled by Francisco Javi Garcia, the ref awards a free kick. Mikel Arteta takes the free kick.

14:07
 

Corner taken by Francisco Javi Garcia.

13:35
 

Sergio Aguero takes a shot. Save made by Vito Mannone.

12:42
 

Handball by Edin Dzeko. Free kick taken by Vito Mannone.

11:57
 

Aaron Ramsey sends in a cross, Vincent Kompany makes a clearance.

11:17
 

Unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey by Vincent Kompany results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Mikel Arteta.

9:26
 

Yaya Toure takes a shot. Blocked by Mikel Arteta.

9:08
 

Lukas Podolski concedes a free kick for a foul on Pablo Zabaleta. Pablo Zabaleta takes the indirect free kick.

8:37
 

Santi Cazorla takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart.

6:45
 

Kieran Gibbs sends in a cross, clearance by Vincent Kompany.

5:14
 

A cross is delivered by Mikel Arteta, Joe Hart makes a save.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Man City 4 10 12
2 Crystal Palace 4 3 9
3 Leicester 4 3 8
4 Swansea 4 3 8
5 Man Utd 4 1 7
6 Arsenal 4 0 7
7 Liverpool 4 -1 7
8 West Ham 4 3 6
9 Everton 4 1 5
10 Southampton 4 0 5

Full Barclays Premier League Table