• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 13 November 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: City of Manchester Stadium

Manchester City vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Manchester City

25 Hart
17 Boateng
28 Toure
4 Kompany
13 Kolarov
34 De Jong
42 Toure Yaya
11 Johnson
21 Silva
7 Milner
32 Tevez
Substitutes
1 Given
2 Richards
5 Zabaleta
14 Santa Cruz
18 Barry
24 Vieira
27 Jo

Birmingham City

26 Foster
2 Carr
5 Johnson
15 Dann
6 Ridgewell
7 Larsson
8 Gardner
12 Ferguson
18 Fahey
10 Jerome
19 Zigic
Substitutes
13 Doyle
4 Bowyer
9 Phillips
14 Derbyshire
21 Parnaby
22 Hleb
23 Beausejour

Possession Stats

51%
49%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester City

W L W L L W W W

Birmingham City

D W L L D L L L
Head to Head
Man City
5-1
Birmingham 11-Apr-2010
Birmingham
0-0
Man City 01-Nov-2009
Birmingham
3-1
Man City 29-Mar-2008
Man City
1-0
Birmingham 20-Oct-2007
Man City
4-1
Birmingham 17-Dec-2005
Birmingham
1-2
Man City 20-Aug-2005


Live Text Commentary
92:51 +2.51
 

Adam Johnson produces a left-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

92:32 +2.32
 

David Silva takes a outswinging corner to the near post, clearance by Alexander Hleb.

92:26 +2.26
 

The ball is swung over by David Silva, Roger Johnson manages to make a clearance.

91:35 +1.35
 

Unfair challenge on Stephen Carr by David Silva results in a free kick. Stephen Carr takes the free kick.

90:56 +0.56
 

Roque Santa Cruz challenges Roger Johnson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

90:38 +0.38
 

The ball is delivered by Gareth Barry, Keith Fahey manages to make a clearance.

90:11 +0.11
 

Corner taken left-footed by Adam Johnson, clearance made by Roger Johnson.

89:32
 

Gareth Barry takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

89:02
 

Sebastian Larsson produces a cross, clearance made by Vincent Kompany.

87:13
 

Shot by Gnegneri Toure Yaya from outside the box goes over the net.

85:27
 

David Silva crosses the ball, Scott Dann makes a clearance.

84:19
 

Nigel De Jong takes a shot. Ben Foster makes a save.

84:14
 

David Silva delivers the ball.

83:31
 

David Silva gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lee Bowyer. Ben Foster takes the direct free kick.

82:14
Substitution
 

(Man City) makes a substitution, with Gareth Barry coming on for Carlos Tevez.

82:06
 

Pablo Zabaleta sends in a cross.

81:38
 

David Silva fouled by Lee Bowyer, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Kolo Toure.

80:29
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Cameron Jerome goes wide left of the target.

78:23
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lee Bowyer by Nigel De Jong. The referee shows Nigel De Jong a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Sebastian Larsson delivers the ball, Scott Dann takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart.

77:35
 

Shot from just outside the box by Carlos Tevez misses to the right of the target.

76:20
 

Effort on goal by Aleksandar Kolarov from a long way out goes over the bar.

74:25
 

Aleksandar Kolarov delivers the ball.

73:28
 

The ball is sent over by Adam Johnson, Scott Dann makes a clearance.

73:06
 

Sebastian Larsson takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart.

72:43
 

Adam Johnson takes a shot. Scott Dann gets a block in.

72:11
 

Alexander Hleb delivers the ball, Kolo Toure manages to make a clearance.

70:18
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Roque Santa Cruz on Roger Johnson. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

69:03
 

Keith Fahey takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart.

68:13
 

The ball is crossed by Adam Johnson, Ben Foster makes a save.

67:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adam Johnson by Sebastian Larsson. Direct free kick taken by Joe Hart.

67:16
 

A cross is delivered by Liam Ridgewell.

66:23
 

Carlos Tevez has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target.

66:23
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Carlos Tevez goes wide of the right-hand upright.

65:35
Substitution
 

James Milner goes off and Roque Santa Cruz comes on.

64:06
Substitution
 

Nikola Zigic leaves the field to be replaced by Alexander Hleb.

63:20
 

Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson from the right by-line to the near post.

62:17
 

Carlos Tevez crosses the ball, save by Ben Foster.

61:02
 

Adam Johnson takes a shot. James Milner gets a block in.

60:45
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Sebastian Larsson on Vincent Kompany. Nigel De Jong takes the direct free kick.

60:09
 

The ball is crossed by James Milner.

57:33
 

James Milner takes a shot. Stephen Carr gets a block in.

57:33
 

James Milner takes a shot. Blocked by Stephen Carr.

57:10
 

The referee blows for offside against Nikola Zigic. Kolo Toure takes the indirect free kick.

56:50
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

55:39
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Carr on Carlos Tevez. James Milner has an effort direct from the free kick, blocked by Lee Bowyer.

54:09
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Aleksandar Kolarov, Adam Johnson takes a shot. Blocked by Liam Ridgewell. Effort from the edge of the penalty area by Gnegneri Toure Yaya goes wide of the left-hand post.

53:43
 

Centre by James Milner, blocked by Sebastian Larsson.

52:25
 

A cross is delivered by Jerome Boateng.

50:07
 

Nigel De Jong challenges Lee Bowyer unfairly and gives away a free kick. Strike comes in from Sebastian Larsson from the free kick, Joe Hart makes a save.

48:19
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Cameron Jerome on Nigel De Jong. Craig Gardner leaves the field to be replaced by Lee Bowyer. Strike on goal comes in from Aleksandar Kolarov from the free kick, save made by Ben Foster.

48:19
Substitution
 

Cameron Jerome gives away a for an unfair challenge on Nigel De Jong. Lee Bowyer comes on in place of Craig Gardner.

45:38 +0.38
 

James Milner delivers the ball, Roger Johnson manages to make a clearance.

45:17
 

James Milner takes a shot. Stephen Carr gets a block in.

44:54
 

The referee blows for offside against Carlos Tevez. Ben Foster takes the indirect free kick.

44:13
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Adam Johnson goes wide of the left-hand upright.

43:56
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Sebastian Larsson, Joe Hart makes a save.

41:58
 

Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson from the left by-line, Vincent Kompany manages to make a clearance.

40:41
 

Kolo Toure gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nikola Zigic. Free kick taken by Roger Johnson.

40:00
 

Handball decision goes against Carlos Tevez. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

40:00
Yellow card
 

Booking for Carlos Tevez for unsporting behaviour.

38:44
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya takes a shot. Blocked by Scott Dann.

37:19
 

A cross is delivered by James Milner, Ben Foster makes a save.

36:41
 

Cameron Jerome gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Aleksandar Kolarov. Joe Hart takes the direct free kick.

35:34
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sebastian Larsson by James Milner. Barry Ferguson takes the direct free kick.

34:05
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Ridgewell. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

32:10
 

Liam Ridgewell challenges James Milner unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Adam Johnson, Nikola Zigic makes a clearance.

32:10
 

Liam Ridgewell challenges James Milner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Aleksandar Kolarov, Nikola Zigic manages to make a clearance.

31:17
 

Unfair challenge on Sebastian Larsson by Kolo Toure results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Scott Dann.

31:17
 

Foul by Gnegneri Toure Yaya on Sebastian Larsson, free kick awarded. Scott Dann takes the free kick.

30:02
 

David Silva is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Ben Foster.

28:42
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Cameron Jerome by Kolo Toure. Direct free kick taken by Scott Dann.

28:03
 

The ball is swung over by James Milner, clearance by Scott Dann.

27:51
 

David Silva crosses the ball.

27:07
 

The offside flag is raised against Carlos Tevez. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

26:52
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Craig Gardner. Roger Johnson restarts play with the free kick.

25:59
 

Long distance shot from Keith Fahey misses to the left of the goal.

25:07
 

Sebastian Larsson crosses the ball, clearance by Vincent Kompany.

24:01
 

Aleksandar Kolarov takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, Roger Johnson makes a clearance.

22:45
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Barry Ferguson by Carlos Tevez. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

22:19
 

Sebastian Larsson crosses the ball, Kolo Toure makes a clearance.

20:16
 

The ball is sent over by Keith Fahey, Unfair challenge on James Milner by Sebastian Larsson results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Joe Hart.

19:51
 

Effort on goal by Aleksandar Kolarov from outside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the bar.

19:33
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot. Roger Johnson gets a block in.

18:44
 

The ball is crossed by Stephen Carr.

16:38
 

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

14:55
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gnegneri Toure Yaya on Scott Dann. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

14:15
 

Corner taken left-footed by Aleksandar Kolarov from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Nikola Zigic.

7:21
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nikola Zigic on Gnegneri Toure Yaya. Free kick taken by Kolo Toure.

6:17
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Sebastian Larsson, clearance made by Gnegneri Toure Yaya.

4:57
 

Unfair challenge on Jerome Boateng by Nikola Zigic results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Joe Hart.

3:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aleksandar Kolarov by Nikola Zigic. Aleksandar Kolarov restarts play with the free kick.

3:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aleksandar Kolarov by Nikola Zigic. Aleksandar Kolarov restarts play with the free kick.

1:08
 

Nigel De Jong concedes a free kick for a foul on Cameron Jerome. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

Kick off
 

The match has kicked off.

Half time
 

The first half comes to an end.

Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of the match.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 35 42 83
2 Man City 35 35 70
3 Arsenal 33 31 67
4 Man Utd 35 24 65
5 Liverpool 35 11 61
6 Tottenham Hotspur 35 5 58
7 Southampton 35 20 57
8 Swansea 35 -1 53
9 West Ham 35 1 47
10 Stoke 35 -5 47

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