• The FA Cup
  • Date: Wed 15 January 2014
  • Kick-off: 20:10
  • Venue: Etihad Stadium
Manchester City

Manchester City

Negredo 45"

Negredo 46"

Dzeko 66"

Dzeko 66"

Dzeko 78"

Aguero 72"

5 - 0

Manchester City vs Blackburn Rovers


Team Lineups

Manchester City

30 Pantilimon
2 Richards
33 Nastasic
6 Lescott
22 Clichy
15 Jesus Navas
14 Javi Garcia
25 Fernandinho
7 Milner
9 Negredo45"46"
10 Dzeko66"66"78"
Substitutes
1 Hart
5 Zabaleta
13 Kolarov
16 Aguero72"
26 Demichelis
52 Huws
64 Lopes

Blackburn Rovers

1 Robinson
27 Henley
4 Kilgallon
5 Hanley
3 Spurr
17 Williamson
45 Cairney
6 Lowe
19 Taylor
12 Marshall
10 Campbell
Substitutes
39 Gestede
7 King
8 Dunn
13 Eastwood
14 Olsson
23 Rochina
31 Mahoney

Possession Stats

60%
40%

Form Guide - The FA Cup

Manchester City

L D W W W L W L

Blackburn Rovers

L D L W W W D L


Live Text Commentary
91:00 +1
 

Jason Lowe takes the free kick.

90:54 +0.54
 

Foul by Gael Clichy on Connor Mahoney, free kick awarded.

Full time
 

The referee ends the match.

90:28 +0.28
 

Short corner taken by Ben Marshall from the right by-line.

89:57
 

Connor Mahoney sends in a cross.

88:23
Substitution
 

Connor Mahoney comes on in place of Lee Williamson.

86:47
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Grant Hanley on Sergio Aguero.

83:15
 

Lee Williamson manages to make a clearance.

81:01
 

Aleksandar Kolarov fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick which goes right of the net.

80:03
 

Foul by Lee Williamson on Sergio Aguero, free kick awarded.

78:56
Goal
 

Edin Dzeko slots the ball right footed into the goal. Man City 5-0 Blackburn.The assist for the goal came from Gonzalez Jesus Navas.

78:28
 

Ben Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

78:25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gael Clichy on Ben Marshall.

76:25
Substitution
 

Emyr Huws comes on in place of Micah Richards.

75:55
 

The ball is crossed by Tommy Spurr.

75:55
 

Clearance by Micah Richards.

73:56
 

Clearance by Matija Nastasic.

72:45
Goal
 

Sergio Aguero scores with their left foot. Man City 4-0 Blackburn.The assist for the goal came from Edin Dzeko.

72:41
 

The ball is delivered by Gael Clichy.

71:55
Substitution
 

(Man City) makes a substitution, with Sergio Aguero coming on for Alvaro Negredo.

71:19
 

Unfair challenge on Aleksandar Kolarov by Lee Williamson results in a free kick.

70:34
 

Clearance by Tommy Spurr.

68:54
 

Clearance made by Alvaro Negredo.

68:51
 

Matthew Kilgallon has a headed effort at goal. Blocked by Micah Richards.

65:25
 

Jason Lowe takes a shot and went wide left of the net.

64:34
Yellow card
 

Aleksandar Kolarov shown a yellow card.

63:50
 

Joshua King has an effort at goal. Costel Pantilimon parries the ball but the danger is not over.

62:59
 

Shot by Joshua King missed to the right of the target.

62:06
Yellow card
 

The referee shows James Milner a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

62:00
 

James Milner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tom Cairney.

60:43
 

Clearance by Joleon Lescott.

58:51
Substitution
 

(Blackburn) makes a substitution, with Joshua King coming on for DJ Campbell.

57:46
 

Ben Marshall sends in a cross.

56:40
 

Corner taken by Tom Cairney from the left by-line.

55:06
 

Clearance made by Adam Henley.

55:04
 

Centre by Aleksandar Kolarov.

53:28
 

Clearance made by Tommy Spurr.

49:37
 

Tom Cairney fouled by Gael Clichy, the ref awards a free kick.

48:12
 

Shot by Ben Marshall went wide right of the post.

46:56
Goal
 

Alvaro Negredo scores with their left foot. Man City 2-0 Blackburn.Assist on the goal came from Aleksandar Kolarov.

45:23 +0.23
Goal
 

Alvaro Negredo scores with a header. Man City 1-0 Blackburn.Assist by Luis Fernandinho.

45:31
 

Clearance by Tommy Spurr.

45:30
 

Centre by Micah Richards.

Half time
 

The ref blows to end the first period.

45:01
Substitution
 

Paul Robinson goes off and Simon Eastwood comes on.

45:01
Substitution
 

Aleksandar Kolarov comes on in place of Luis Fernandinho.

44:57
 

Free kick crossed by Ben Marshall.

44:19
 

Francisco Javi Garcia challenges Tom Cairney unfairly and gives away a free kick.

43:03
 

The ball is crossed by Gonzalez Jesus Navas.

42:46
 

Jason Lowe manages to make a clearance.

41:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by James Milner on Tom Cairney.

39:26
 

Shot by Chris Taylor went wide right of the post.

37:05
 

Centre by James Milner.

34:53
 

The ball is sent over by Chris Taylor.

33:53
 

Edin Dzeko produces a cross.

33:13
 

Clearance made by Ben Marshall.

33:12
 

Jason Lowe manages to make a clearance.

32:31
 

Adam Henley challenges James Milner unfairly and gives away a free kick.

31:42
 

Edin Dzeko takes a shot and missed to the right of the target.

30:10
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Matija Nastasic on Lee Williamson.

30:01
 

Corner taken by Gonzalez Jesus Navas.

29:33
 

Clearance by Tommy Spurr.

27:34
 

Ben Marshall crosses the ball.

26:35
 

Shot by Edin Dzeko went wide right of the post.

25:47
 

DJ Campbell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luis Fernandinho.

24:38
 

Clearance by Lee Williamson.

23:40
 

James Milner crosses the ball.

22:40
 

Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Ben Marshall. Costel Pantilimon catches the ball.

21:46
 

Matija Nastasic concedes a free kick for a foul on Tom Cairney.

21:18
 

Joleon Lescott manages to make a clearance.

20:28
 

The ball is sent over by Gonzalez Jesus Navas.

17:55
 

Gonzalez Jesus Navas takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Grant Hanley.

16:35
 

Ben Marshall takes a shot and missed to the left of the goal.

15:58
 

Micah Richards makes a clearance.

15:52
 

Tom Cairney takes a shot. Joleon Lescott gets a block in.

15:33
 

Clearance by Joleon Lescott.

13:46
 

James Milner delivers the ball.

12:02
 

Clearance made by Adam Henley.

9:06
 

Shot by Edin Dzeko cleared the crossbar.

5:52
 

Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

5:17
 

Francisco Javi Garcia concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Taylor.

1:58
 

A cross is delivered by James Milner.

Kick off
 

The match has kicked off.