• The FA Cup
  • Date: Wed 02 March 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: City of Manchester Stadium
Manchester City

Manchester City

Toure Yaya 4"

Balotelli 24"

Silva 69"

3 - 0

Manchester City vs Aston Villa


Team Lineups

Manchester City

25 Hart
2 Richards
17 Boateng
19 Lescott
5 Zabaleta
18 Barry
24 Vieira
42 Toure Yaya4"
13 Kolarov
21 Silva69"
45 Balotelli24"
Substitutes
12 Taylor
6 Johnson
10 Dzeko
27 Jo
32 Tevez
38 Boyata
57 Wabara

Aston Villa

1 Friedel
31 Herd
21 Clark
5 Dunne
16 Delph
11 Agbonlahor
19 Petrov
13 Bradley
25 Bannan
18 Heskey
14 Delfouneso
Substitutes
33 Marshall
6 Downing
7 Young
8 Pires
12 Albrighton
20 Reo-Coker
36 Walker

Possession Stats

57%
43%

Form Guide - The FA Cup

Manchester City

L D W W W L W L

Aston Villa

L L W W W W W L


Live Text Commentary
91:56 +1.56
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ashley Young on Aleksandar Kolarov. Joe Hart takes the free kick.

91:26 +1.26
 

Joao Alves Jo takes a shot. Brad Friedel makes a save.

90:02 +0.02
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Fabian Delph by Carlos Tevez. Free kick taken by Barry Bannan.

87:18
 

Barry Bannan takes a shot.

86:59
 

Pablo Zabaleta is ruled offside. Brad Friedel restarts play with the free kick.

86:48
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot. Save by Brad Friedel.

84:22
 

Handball by Pablo Zabaleta. Strike on goal comes in from Ashley Young from the free kick.

82:09
Substitution
 

Kyle Walker is brought on as a substitute for Richard Dunne. Dedryk Boyata joins the action as a substitute, replacing Micah Richards. The assistant referee flags for offside against Joao Alves Jo. Ciaran Clark restarts play with the free kick.

80:28
 

Centre by David Silva, save by Brad Friedel.

79:38
Substitution
 

Joao Alves Jo is brought on as a substitute for Gnegneri Toure Yaya. Inswinging corner taken by David Silva, Richard Dunne makes a clearance.

79:19
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot. Brad Friedel makes a save.

78:13
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stiliyan Petrov by David Silva. Stiliyan Petrov takes the free kick.

77:26
 

The ball is swung over by Stewart Downing.

76:22
 

Corner taken by Ashley Young from the right by-line, clearance made by Carlos Tevez.

76:05
 

Corner taken short by Barry Bannan.

75:46
 

A cross is delivered by Stewart Downing, blocked by Pablo Zabaleta.

73:08
 

Aleksandar Kolarov is ruled offside. Chris Herd takes the indirect free kick.

72:09
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Aleksandar Kolarov goes wide of the right-hand post.

70:46
Substitution
 

Stewart Downing replaces Nathan Delfouneso. Ashley Young replaces Michael Bradley.

69:53
Goal
 

Goal scored by David Silva from just inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Man City 3-0 Aston Villa.

68:41
 

Unfair challenge on David Silva by Barry Bannan results in a free kick. Carlos Tevez crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left by-line, Michael Bradley makes a clearance.

68:12
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Aleksandar Kolarov, Patrick Vieira takes a shot. Clearance made by Stiliyan Petrov.

67:12
 

Patrick Vieira concedes a free kick for a foul on Gabriel Agbonlahor. Barry Bannan crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance by Joleon Lescott.

66:14
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathan Delfouneso by Gareth Barry. Free kick taken by Stiliyan Petrov.

65:31
 

Shot from just outside the box by Stiliyan Petrov goes over the crossbar.

64:41
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by David Silva on Stiliyan Petrov. Richard Dunne takes the free kick.

60:47
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor is cautioned. Free kick awarded for a foul by Gabriel Agbonlahor on Aleksandar Kolarov. Carlos Tevez crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance made by Barry Bannan.

60:26
 

Gareth Barry decides to take a short corner.

60:17
 

Aleksandar Kolarov takes a shot. Stiliyan Petrov gets a block in.

59:12
Substitution
 

Ciaran Clark goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Carlos Tevez joins the action as a substitute, replacing Mario Balotelli. Foul by Ciaran Clark on Mario Balotelli, free kick awarded. David Silva takes the direct free kick.

57:44
Yellow card
 

Mario Balotelli receives a yellow card. Mario Balotelli challenges Chris Herd unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Richard Dunne.

55:52
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya produces a right-footed shot from long range that goes over the bar.

54:59
 

Foul by Mario Balotelli on Ciaran Clark, free kick awarded. Brad Friedel takes the direct free kick.

52:25
 

Micah Richards concedes a free kick for a foul on Gabriel Agbonlahor. Direct free kick taken by Brad Friedel.

50:52
 

Unfair challenge on Micah Richards by Gabriel Agbonlahor results in a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Mario Balotelli from right by-line.

49:03
 

Corner taken by Barry Bannan.

48:46
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor produces a cross, clearance made by Joleon Lescott.

47:24
 

Ciaran Clark gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Patrick Vieira. Joe Hart restarts play with the free kick.

46:49
 

Barry Bannan takes the outswinging corner, clearance made by Pablo Zabaleta.

45:45 +0.45
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Aleksandar Kolarov, Effort from the edge of the area by Mario Balotelli goes wide of the right-hand upright.

43:55
 

Micah Richards is ruled offside. Fabian Delph takes the free kick.

42:51
 

The ball is swung over by Aleksandar Kolarov, Michael Bradley makes a clearance.

41:25
 

Unfair challenge on Fabian Delph by David Silva results in a free kick. Fabian Delph restarts play with the free kick.

39:34
 

Foul by David Silva on Stiliyan Petrov, free kick awarded. Michael Bradley takes the free kick.

32:04
 

Foul by Gabriel Agbonlahor on Patrick Vieira, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Jerome Boateng.

30:24
 

Emile Heskey takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart. Corner taken by Barry Bannan from the right by-line, clearance made by Patrick Vieira.

26:13
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Aleksandar Kolarov. Indirect free kick taken by Brad Friedel.

24:51
Goal
 

Mario Balotelli grabs a goal from the edge of the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Man City 2-0 Aston Villa.Assist by Gnegneri Toure Yaya.

24:12
 

Centre by Aleksandar Kolarov, save by Brad Friedel.

23:33
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Joe Hart.

20:30
 

Aleksandar Kolarov takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Mario Balotelli produces a left-footed shot from inside the area that goes over the bar.

16:15
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Stiliyan Petrov a yellow card. Foul by Stiliyan Petrov on Patrick Vieira, free kick awarded. Patrick Vieira restarts play with the free kick.

14:48
 

Foul by Richard Dunne on Gnegneri Toure Yaya, free kick awarded. Gnegneri Toure Yaya takes the direct free kick.

14:11
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Aleksandar Kolarov.

13:27
 

Effort on goal by Barry Bannan from just inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

12:40
 

Micah Richards is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Brad Friedel restarts play with the free kick.

11:37
 

Aleksandar Kolarov is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Michael Bradley takes the direct free kick.

10:53
 

Barry Bannan takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart.

7:14
 

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

6:00
 

Barry Bannan takes the inswinging corner, Gareth Barry manages to make a clearance.

5:51
 

The ball is sent over by Nathan Delfouneso, clearance made by Joleon Lescott.

4:20
Goal
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya scores a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Man City 1-0 Aston Villa.Corner taken by Aleksandar Kolarov played to the near post,

4:01
 

A cross is delivered by Aleksandar Kolarov, clearance made by Ciaran Clark.

2:15
 

The ball is delivered by Gareth Barry, Stiliyan Petrov gets a block in.

1:22
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor sends in a cross, save by Joe Hart.

:12
 

Unfair challenge on Stiliyan Petrov by Mario Balotelli results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Richard Dunne.