• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 24 September 2011
  • Kick-off: 12:45
  • Venue: Etihad Stadium
Manchester City

Manchester City

Balotelli 67"

Milner 88"

2 - 0

Manchester City vs Everton


Team Lineups

Manchester City

25 Hart
2 Richards
4 Kompany
6 Lescott
22 Clichy
19 Nasri
18 Barry
42 Toure Yaya
21 Silva
10 Dzeko
16 Aguero
Substitutes
30 Pantilimon
5 Zabaleta
7 Milner88"
13 Kolarov
15 Savic
32 Tevez
45 Balotelli67"

Everton

24 Howard
2 Hibbert
6 Jagielka
15 Distin
3 Baines
18 Neville
25 Fellaini
26 Rodwell
21 Osman
23 Coleman
17 Cahill
Substitutes
1 Mucha
5 Heitinga
7 Bilyaletdinov
8 Saha
10 Drenthe
11 Stracqualursi
27 Vellios

Possession Stats

51%
49%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester City

W W W W W W W W

Everton

L L W L D W L D
Head to Head
Everton
2-1
Man City 07-May-2011
Man City
1-2
Everton 20-Dec-2010
Man City
0-2
Everton 24-Mar-2010
Everton
2-0
Man City 16-Jan-2010
Everton
1-2
Man City 25-Apr-2009
Man City
0-1
Everton 13-Dec-2008


Live Text Commentary
93:33 +3.33
 

Marouane Fellaini takes a shot. Clearance by Stefan Savic.

93:12 +3.12
 

James Milner concedes a free kick for a foul on Leighton Baines. Sylvain Distin restarts play with the free kick.

92:44 +2.44
 

Louis Saha takes a shot. Joe Hart makes a save.

89:29
 

Corner taken left-footed by Royston Drenthe from the right by-line to the near post, Joe Hart makes a comfortable save.

88:15
Goal
 

A goal is scored by James Milner from inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Man City 2-0 Everton.The assist for the goal came from David Silva.

86:51
 

Phil Jagielka gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mario Balotelli. The referee books Phil Jagielka for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by David Silva.

85:48
 

The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Tim Howard.

84:46
 

Stefan Savic concedes a free kick for a foul on Louis Saha. Direct free kick taken by Sylvain Distin.

84:26
 

James Milner takes the outswinging corner, Jack Rodwell manages to make a clearance.

84:03
 

Corner taken short by James Milner.

83:47
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya takes a shot. Save by Tim Howard.

82:46
Substitution
 

Samir Nasri leaves the field to be replaced by Stefan Savic.

82:39
 

Shot from just outside the box by Royston Drenthe goes over the bar.

82:08
 

Leon Osman takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Gnegneri Toure Yaya.

81:58
 

Centre by Leighton Baines, James Milner gets a block in.

80:34
Substitution
 

Apostolos Vellios on for Seamus Coleman.

79:52
 

Unfair challenge on Sylvain Distin by Mario Balotelli results in a free kick. Tim Howard takes the direct free kick.

79:21
 

Royston Drenthe produces a cross.

77:45
Substitution
 

Sergio Aguero leaves the field to be replaced by James Milner.

76:49
 

Leighton Baines gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Micah Richards. Micah Richards takes the direct free kick.

74:23
 

The referee blows for offside against Mario Balotelli. Indirect free kick taken by Phil Jagielka.

73:29
 

Sergio Aguero fouled by Marouane Fellaini, the ref awards a free kick. Gnegneri Toure Yaya takes the free kick.

72:16
Substitution
 

Mario Balotelli concedes a free kick for a foul on Phil Jagielka. Phil Neville goes off and Royston Drenthe comes on. Free kick taken by Tim Howard.

70:24
 

Shot from just outside the box by Mario Balotelli misses to the left of the target.

70:13
 

Vincent Kompany takes a shot. Phil Jagielka gets a block in.

69:48
 

Corner taken by Samir Nasri from the right by-line to the near post, Phil Jagielka makes a clearance.

69:31
 

Effort from inside the box by David Silva strikes the post. David Silva takes a shot. Blocked by Phil Jagielka.

68:48
 

Louis Saha is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Joe Hart.

68:29
 

Louis Saha is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Vincent Kompany.

67:19
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Mario Balotelli from just inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Man City 1-0 Everton.Assist by Sergio Aguero.

65:38
 

Corner taken by Samir Nasri, Gareth Barry takes a shot. Phil Jagielka manages to make a clearance.

65:29
Substitution
 

Louis Saha on for Tim Cahill.

65:20
 

Samir Nasri takes a shot. Save made by Tim Howard.

63:54
 

Unfair challenge on Seamus Coleman by Gnegneri Toure Yaya results in a free kick. Phil Neville restarts play with the free kick.

61:09
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Vincent Kompany by Tim Cahill. Tim Cahill booked for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Vincent Kompany.

59:29
Substitution
 

Mario Balotelli replaces Edin Dzeko.

55:37
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Leighton Baines from the right by-line, save by Joe Hart.

55:18
 

Leon Osman decides to take a short corner.

54:24
 

Inswinging corner taken by Leon Osman from the left by-line, clearance made by Micah Richards.

53:13
 

Seamus Coleman crosses the ball, Header on goal by Tim Cahill from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

49:02
 

Tim Cahill concedes a free kick for a foul on Gareth Barry. Gael Clichy takes the free kick.

48:45
 

Leon Osman takes a shot. Joe Hart makes a save.

47:39
 

Sergio Aguero takes a shot from deep inside the box clearing the bar.

46:33
 

Joleon Lescott fouled by Marouane Fellaini, the ref awards a free kick. Gael Clichy restarts play with the free kick.

45:36
 

Corner from right by-line taken by David Silva.

45:29
 

A cross is delivered by Sergio Aguero, Sylvain Distin makes a clearance.

45:01 +0.01
 

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

44:42
 

Leighton Baines produces a cross, Joe Hart makes a save.

40:07
 

Shot from just outside the area by Gael Clichy misses to the left of the target.

39:38
 

The ball is crossed by Gareth Barry, clearance by Tim Cahill.

38:37
 

Centre by Edin Dzeko, clearance made by Tim Cahill.

37:55
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sergio Aguero by Leighton Baines. Vincent Kompany takes the direct free kick.

37:00
 

Edin Dzeko has an effort at goal from long range that misses to the right of the target.

35:49
 

Gareth Barry takes a shot. Save by Tim Howard.

35:06
 

Corner taken by David Silva from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Leon Osman.

34:51
 

Sergio Aguero takes a shot. Save by Tim Howard.

34:42
 

The ball is sent over by Gareth Barry, Sylvain Distin manages to make a clearance.

34:26
 

Corner taken by David Silva from the left by-line to the near post, Sylvain Distin makes a clearance.

34:19
 

Centre by David Silva, blocked by Jack Rodwell.

33:05
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Edin Dzeko clears the crossbar.

31:59
 

The ball is crossed by Leighton Baines, Gareth Barry makes a clearance.

30:35
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Seamus Coleman by Gnegneri Toure Yaya. Booking for Gnegneri Toure Yaya for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Tim Howard.

28:53
Yellow card
 

Micah Richards fouled by Leon Osman, the ref awards a free kick. Leon Osman is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. David Silva takes the free kick.

27:07
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by David Silva on Phil Jagielka. Free kick taken by Tim Howard.

23:45
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David Silva by Phil Neville. Phil Neville is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Vincent Kompany takes the free kick.

22:10
 

A cross is delivered by Sergio Aguero.

19:44
 

Jack Rodwell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Silva. Jack Rodwell receives a caution. Samir Nasri crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance made by Marouane Fellaini.

17:44
 

Effort on goal by Sergio Aguero from just inside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the target.

15:51
 

Foul by Marouane Fellaini on Gael Clichy, free kick awarded. Joleon Lescott restarts play with the free kick.

14:11
 

Foul by Edin Dzeko on Jack Rodwell, free kick awarded. Phil Jagielka takes the direct free kick.

13:34
 

Centre by Leon Osman, clearance made by Gael Clichy.

10:05
 

Shot from outside the penalty box by Samir Nasri goes wide right of the goal.

8:46
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jack Rodwell on David Silva. Direct free kick taken by David Silva.

8:26
 

Tim Cahill challenges Gareth Barry unfairly and gives away a free kick. Joleon Lescott restarts play with the free kick.

6:29
 

Centre by Sergio Aguero, save by Tim Howard.

5:32
 

Leighton Baines produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

4:03
 

Micah Richards is adjudged to have handled the ball. Leighton Baines crosses the ball in from the free kick, Vincent Kompany manages to make a clearance.

3:07
 

Jack Rodwell has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide left of the target.

2:22
 

The ball is swung over by Seamus Coleman, clearance by Joleon Lescott.

1:51
 

Gareth Barry gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Leon Osman. Phil Jagielka restarts play with the free kick.

1:09
 

The ball is crossed by Leon Osman, clearance made by Joleon Lescott.

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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