• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 15 October 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Etihad Stadium
Manchester City

Manchester City

Balotelli 27"

Johnson 46"

Kompany 51"

Milner 70"

4 - 1
Aston Villa

Aston Villa

Warnock 64"

Manchester City vs Aston Villa


Team Lineups

Manchester City

25 Hart
2 Richards
6 Lescott
4 Kompany51"
22 Clichy
34 De Jong
18 Barry
7 Milner70"
11 Johnson46"
42 Toure Yaya
45 Balotelli27"
Substitutes
30 Pantilimon
10 Dzeko
13 Kolarov
19 Nasri
20 Hargreaves
21 Silva
28 Toure

Aston Villa

1 Given
2 Hutton
5 Dunne
21 Clark
3 Warnock64"
16 Delph
19 Petrov
7 Ireland
18 Heskey
11 Agbonlahor
9 Bent
Substitutes
22 Guzan
10 N'Zogbia
12 Albrighton
24 Cuellar
25 Bannan
26 Weimann
31 Herd

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester City

W W W W W W W W

Aston Villa

W W L L W L L D


Live Text Commentary
86:37
 

Vincent Kompany has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.

85:56
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Warnock on James Milner. Kolo Toure takes the free kick.

84:51
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses right.

83:16
 

David Silva takes a shot. Save by Shay Given.

82:55
 

Unfair challenge on Mario Balotelli by Alan Hutton results in a free kick. Nigel De Jong takes the indirect free kick.

81:27
 

Foul by David Silva on Alan Hutton, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed left-footed by Barry Bannan from right channel, Gael Clichy manages to make a clearance.

79:39
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Nigel De Jong by Barry Bannan results in a free kick. The referee shows Barry Bannan a yellow card. Indirect free kick taken by Nigel De Jong.

77:47
 

Stephen Warnock produces a cross, Gael Clichy makes a clearance.

76:31
Substitution
 

Mario Balotelli is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Adam Johnson leaves the field to be replaced by Owen Hargreaves. Richard Dunne restarts play with the free kick.

75:48
Substitution
 

Marc Albrighton replaces Fabian Delph.

75:29
 

Close range effort by David Silva misses to the left of the target.

70:23
Goal
 

James Milner finds the net with a goal from just outside the area to the top right corner of the goal. Man City 4-1 Aston Villa.Gareth Barry provided the assist for the goal.

70:06
 

The offside flag is raised against Darren Bent. Gael Clichy restarts play with the free kick.

69:01
 

Fabian Delph gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Adam Johnson. Nigel De Jong takes the indirect free kick.

65:26
Substitution
 

Kolo Toure on for Micah Richards. Gnegneri Toure Yaya leaves the field to be replaced by David Silva.

64:02
Goal
 

Stephen Warnock scores a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the top right corner of the goal. Man City 3-1 Aston Villa.The assist for the goal came from Charles N'Zogbia.

59:50
Substitution
 

Inswinging corner taken by James Milner, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Shay Given by Micah Richards. Barry Bannan joins the action as a substitute, replacing Emile Heskey. Shay Given takes the free kick.

58:43
Yellow card
 

Foul by Gareth Barry on Gabriel Agbonlahor, free kick awarded. The referee shows Gareth Barry a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Richard Dunne.

58:00
 

Emile Heskey gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Milner. Free kick taken by Joe Hart.

55:16
 

Gareth Barry gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stiliyan Petrov. Free kick crossed by Stiliyan Petrov, clearance made by Gareth Barry.

54:35
Substitution
 

Stephen Ireland goes off and Charles N'Zogbia comes on.

51:46
Goal
 

Adam Johnson takes the inswinging corner, Vincent Kompany grabs a headed goal from close range. Man City 3-0 Aston Villa.Assist by Adam Johnson.

51:33
 

Gareth Barry takes a shot. Save by Shay Given.

51:18
 

Mario Balotelli takes a shot. Comfortable save by Shay Given.

46:23
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Adam Johnson from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Man City 2-0 Aston Villa.Assist by Gnegneri Toure Yaya.

46:04
 

A cross is delivered by Fabian Delph, Emile Heskey takes a shot. Blocked by Gael Clichy.

42:40
 

Shot by Nigel De Jong from outside the box goes over the target.

38:42
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen Ireland by Vincent Kompany. The ball is crossed by Stephen Warnock, Emile Heskey has a headed effort from close range and clears the bar.

38:26
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stephen Ireland. Free kick taken by Stephen Ireland.

37:19
 

Unfair challenge on James Milner by Emile Heskey results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Nigel De Jong.

33:35
 

Darren Bent takes a shot. Blocked by Joleon Lescott. Stephen Warnock takes a shot. Comfortable save by Joe Hart. Adam Johnson takes a shot. Richard Dunne gets a block in.

33:14
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nigel De Jong on Fabian Delph. Indirect free kick taken by Ciaran Clark.

32:29
 

The ball is delivered by Gael Clichy.

27:37
Goal
 

Corner taken by Adam Johnson from the right by-line, Mario Balotelli scores a goal from inside the six-yard box high into the middle of the goal. Man City 1-0 Aston Villa.The assist for the goal came from Micah Richards.

27:28
 

The ball is swung over by Micah Richards, Stephen Ireland gets a block in.

26:10
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Vincent Kompany.

25:32
 

James Milner takes a short corner.

25:10
 

Mario Balotelli takes a shot. Save by Shay Given.

23:57
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya takes a shot. Save by Shay Given.

20:37
 

Adam Johnson takes a corner.

17:42
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nigel De Jong on Fabian Delph. Free kick taken by Richard Dunne.

14:30
 

James Milner produces a left-footed shot from inside the six-yard box and hits the post. Free kick awarded for a foul by Nigel De Jong on Stephen Ireland. Stephen Warnock takes the direct free kick.

14:09
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya delivers the ball, Shot by Mario Balotelli from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.

11:07
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart. Stephen Warnock takes a shot. Vincent Kompany gets a block in. Corner from the right by-line taken by Stiliyan Petrov, Joleon Lescott makes a clearance.

4:57
 

Mario Balotelli gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stiliyan Petrov. Free kick taken by Shay Given.

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

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