• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Wed 21 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Etihad Stadium
Manchester City

Manchester City

Aguero 77" (P)

Nasri 84"

2 - 1
Chelsea

Chelsea

Cahill 59"

Manchester City vs Chelsea


Team Lineups

Manchester City

25 Hart
5 Zabaleta
2 Richards
28 Toure
22 Clichy
21 Silva
42 Toure Yaya
34 De Jong
19 Nasri84"
16 Aguero77"
45 Balotelli
Substitutes
30 Pantilimon
7 Milner
10 Dzeko
13 Kolarov
15 Savic
18 Barry
32 Tevez

Chelsea

1 Cech
2 Ivanovic
4 Luiz
24 Cahill59"
3 Cole
12 Mikel
16 Meireles
7 Ramires
8 Lampard
10 Mata
9 Torres
Substitutes
22 Turnbull
5 Essien
11 Drogba
15 Malouda
17 Bosingwa
21 Kalou
23 Sturridge

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester City

W W W W W W W W

Chelsea

W D L W D L W L
Head to Head
Chelsea
2-1
Man City 12-Dec-2011
Chelsea
2-0
Man City 20-Mar-2011
Man City
1-0
Chelsea 25-Sep-2010
Chelsea
2-4
Man City 27-Feb-2010
Man City
2-1
Chelsea 05-Dec-2009
Chelsea
1-0
Man City 15-Mar-2009


Live Text Commentary
93:09 +3.09
 

Shot by Sergio Aguero from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

92:07 +2.07
 

Sergio Aguero has a overhead kick shot. Save made by Petr Cech.

90:40 +0.4
 

A cross is delivered by Didier Drogba.

89:14
 

Edin Dzeko takes a shot. Michael Essien gets a block in.

87:14
 

The referee books Samir Nasri for persistent infringement.

82:61 +4.07
 

Ramires takes a shot. Kolo Toure gets a block in.

82:48 +4.07
 

Frank Lampard takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart.

84:55
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Samir Nasri from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Man City 2-1 Chelsea.Carlos Tevez provided the assist for the goal.

84:28
 

The ball is crossed by Gael Clichy, save by Petr Cech.

84:04
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot. Save by Petr Cech.

82:23
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Samir Nasri from the left by-line, Gareth Barry challenges Frank Lampard unfairly and gives away a free kick. Petr Cech takes the free kick.

78:53
 

Samir Nasri takes a shot. Save made by Petr Cech.

78:06
 

Pablo Zabaleta takes a shot. Michael Essien gets a block in.

77:55
Goal
 

The referee gives a against Michael Essien for handball. Sergio Aguero scores a placed penalty. Man City 1-1 Chelsea.Assist on the goal came from Pablo Zabaleta.

77:01
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Samir Nasri played to the near post, clearance by Frank Lampard.

76:13
 

Edin Dzeko takes a shot. Ashley Cole gets a block in.

74:56
Substitution
 

Juan Mata takes a shot. Save by Petr Cech. Corner taken by Frank Lampard from the left by-line, Edin Dzeko on for David Silva. Samir Nasri manages to make a clearance.

73:12
 

Micah Richards fouled by Didier Drogba, the ref awards a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Gnegneri Toure Yaya.

72:16
Substitution
 

Fernando Torres goes off and Didier Drogba comes on.

71:55
 

The ball is delivered by Gareth Barry, David Luiz manages to make a clearance.

70:43
 

Sergio Aguero fouled by David Luiz, the ref awards a free kick. Gnegneri Toure Yaya restarts play with the free kick.

69:44
 

Corner taken by Samir Nasri from the left by-line, save made by Petr Cech. Kolo Toure gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Petr Cech. Petr Cech takes the free kick.

66:42
 

Gael Clichy takes a shot. Save by Petr Cech.

66:10
 

The ball is crossed by Pablo Zabaleta, David Luiz makes a clearance.

65:12
Substitution
 

Carlos Tevez is brought on as a substitute for Nigel De Jong.

63:14
 

The referee gives a free kick against Juan Mata for handball. Pablo Zabaleta restarts play with the free kick.

61:47
 

Foul by Gael Clichy on Jose Bosingwa, free kick awarded. Jose Bosingwa restarts play with the free kick.

59:37
Goal
 

Gary Cahill scores a goal from inside the penalty area low into the middle of the goal. Man City 0-1 Chelsea.Juan Mata provided the assist for the goal.

59:17
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Juan Mata, Gnegneri Toure Yaya makes a clearance.

57:11
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Gnegneri Toure Yaya by Frank Lampard results in a free kick. Frank Lampard goes into the book. Raul Meireles goes off and Michael Essien comes on. Shot by Gnegneri Toure Yaya from outside the box goes over the net.

56:41
 

Unfair challenge on Gnegneri Toure Yaya by Frank Lampard results in a free kick. Nigel De Jong takes the indirect free kick.

54:53
 

David Silva takes a shot. Blocked by Petr Cech.

54:35
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by David Silva played to the near post, Sergio Aguero takes a shot from close in clearing the crossbar.

51:42
 

Gael Clichy crosses the ball, save by Petr Cech.

49:51
 

Effort on goal by Samir Nasri from just inside the penalty area goes over the target.

47:16
 

Inswinging corner taken by Samir Nasri from the left by-line played to the near post.

46:11
 

Samir Nasri has a volleyed shot. Frank Lampard gets a block in.

45:01
Substitution
 

Gareth Barry replaces Mario Balotelli.

43:37
Yellow card
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya fouled by Juan Mata, the ref awards a free kick. Gnegneri Toure Yaya takes the indirect free kick. Booking for Juan Mata.

42:24
 

Sergio Aguero produces a volleyed right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

38:04
 

Fernando Torres gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Micah Richards. Pablo Zabaleta takes the free kick.

37:09
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jose Bosingwa on Sergio Aguero. Nigel De Jong takes the indirect free kick.

35:51
 

Mario Balotelli is penalised for a handball. Indirect free kick taken by David Luiz.

35:41
 

Gael Clichy produces a cross, clearance by David Luiz.

33:38
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gael Clichy on Fernando Torres. Indirect free kick taken by Jose Bosingwa.

31:20
 

The ball is delivered by Ramires.

30:31
 

Micah Richards concedes a free kick for a foul on Fernando Torres. Frank Lampard takes the indirect free kick.

30:09
 

The referee penalises Mario Balotelli for handball. Free kick taken by David Luiz.

29:30
 

David Silva takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Frank Lampard makes a clearance.

28:44
 

Mario Balotelli takes a shot. Save by Petr Cech. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Samir Nasri, Jose Bosingwa manages to make a clearance.

28:12
 

Micah Richards challenges Juan Mata unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ashley Cole restarts play with the free kick.

26:03
 

Samir Nasri takes a shot.

24:38
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Juan Mata, clearance by Kolo Toure.

22:41
 

Inswinging corner taken by David Silva, clearance made by Frank Lampard.

21:19
 

A cross is delivered by Raul Meireles, Corner taken by Juan Mata, clearance made by Pablo Zabaleta. Clearance by Kolo Toure.

20:05
Substitution
 

Branislav Ivanovic leaves the field to be replaced by Jose Bosingwa.

16:44
 

A cross is delivered by Branislav Ivanovic.

14:02
 

Raul Meireles takes a shot. Kolo Toure gets a block in.

11:55
 

Centre by Samir Nasri, save by Petr Cech.

11:21
 

Samir Nasri takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Mikel.

7:51
 

Shot by Samir Nasri.

7:08
 

Juan Mata has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

6:42
 

Pablo Zabaleta gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Juan Mata. Ashley Cole restarts play with the free kick.

4:32
 

Effort on goal by David Silva from just inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

3:43
 

David Luiz fouled by Gnegneri Toure Yaya, the ref awards a free kick. Petr Cech takes the free kick.

2:57
 

David Silva takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Juan Mata manages to make a clearance.

1:40
 

Pablo Zabaleta takes a shot. Mikel gets a block in.

1:06
 

David Silva takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Fernando Torres.

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