• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Tue 01 January 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Etihad Stadium
Manchester City

Manchester City

Zabaleta 42"

Dzeko 55"

Aguero 73" (P)

3 - 0

Manchester City vs Stoke City


Team Lineups

Manchester City

1 Hart
5 Zabaleta42"
4 Kompany
6 Lescott
22 Clichy
7 Milner
42 Toure
18 Barry
21 Silva
10 Dzeko55"
16 Aguero73"
Substitutes
30 Pantilimon
11 Sinclair
14 Javi Garcia
28 Toure
32 Tevez
33 Nastasic
62 Razak

Stoke City

1 Begovic
2 Cameron
4 Huth
17 Shawcross
28 Wilkinson
19 Walters
16 Adam
15 Nzonzi
6 Whelan
33 Jerome
9 Jones
Substitutes
29 Sorensen
18 Whitehead
20 Upson
21 Kightly
25 Crouch
26 Etherington
30 Shotton

Possession Stats

56%
44%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester City

W W W W W W W W

Stoke City

L W D W L D D L
Head to Head
Stoke
1-1
Man City 15-Sep-2012
Stoke
1-1
Man City 24-Mar-2012
Man City
3-0
Stoke 21-Dec-2011
Man City
3-0
Stoke 17-May-2011
Stoke
1-1
Man City 27-Nov-2010
Stoke
1-1
Man City 16-Feb-2010


Live Text Commentary
91:53 +1.53
 

Gareth Barry concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Nzonzi. Direct free kick taken by Glenn Whelan.

90:59 +0.59
Substitution
 

Abdul Razak is brought on as a substitute for Edin Dzeko.

90:41 +0.41
 

A cross is delivered by James Milner.

85:41
 

Glenn Whelan takes a shot. Joe Hart makes a save. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Matthew Etherington played to the near post, Joleon Lescott manages to make a clearance.

83:35
 

Ryan Shawcross challenges Carlos Tevez unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Carlos Tevez.

81:39
Substitution
 

(Man City) makes a substitution, with Scott Sinclair coming on for David Silva.

81:12
 

The ball is crossed by Carlos Tevez, save by Asmir Begovic.

79:44
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot. Robert Huth gets a block in.

79:19
 

Edin Dzeko takes a shot. Blocked by Ryan Shawcross.

78:44
 

Short corner taken by James Milner from the left by-line.

77:24
 

Shot on goal by David Silva from just inside the area goes over the target.

75:31
Substitution
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jonathan Walters. Carlos Tevez comes on in place of Sergio Aguero. Indirect free kick taken by Joe Hart.

72:04
Goal
 

Steven Nzonzi challenges David Silva unfairly and gives away a Penalty. Booking for Steven Nzonzi. Penalty taken right-footed by Sergio Aguero and scored. Man City 3-0 Stoke.The assist for the goal came from David Silva.

66:56
Substitution
 

Foul by Edin Dzeko on Andy Wilkinson, free kick awarded. (Stoke) makes a substitution, with Dean Whitehead coming on for Charlie Adam. Asmir Begovic takes the free kick.

66:03
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by David Silva from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Ryan Shawcross.

65:49
 

Sergio Aguero crosses the ball, clearance by Andy Wilkinson.

64:49
 

Glenn Whelan takes a shot. Joleon Lescott gets a block in. Free kick awarded for a foul by Robert Huth on Sergio Aguero. David Silva restarts play with the free kick.

61:12
 

Andy Wilkinson delivers the ball, blocked by Pablo Zabaleta. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Glenn Whelan, Strike by Jonathan Walters from inside the six-yard box clear the bar.

59:58
 

Jonathan Walters takes a shot. Blocked by Vincent Kompany.

58:01
Yellow card
 

Joleon Lescott concedes a free kick for a foul on Cameron Jerome. Joleon Lescott shown a yellow card. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Charlie Adam from left channel, Joe Hart makes a save.

55:12
Goal
 

Steven Nzonzi concedes a free kick for a foul on David Silva. Direct free kick taken by Yaya Toure. Sergio Aguero takes a shot. Save made by Asmir Begovic. Edin Dzeko finds the back of the net with a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Man City 2-0 Stoke.Assist on the goal came from Sergio Aguero. Booking for Edin Dzeko for unsporting behaviour.

52:43
 

Corner taken right-footed by James Milner from the left by-line, Asmir Begovic makes a save.

52:01
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by James Milner from the right by-line.

49:32
Substitution
 

Matthew Etherington replaces Kenwyne Jones.

48:33
 

Effort on goal by Edin Dzeko from just outside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

47:25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Wilkinson on James Milner. Free kick taken by Pablo Zabaleta.

46:05
Yellow card
 

Robert Huth concedes a free kick for a foul on Sergio Aguero. Robert Huth receives a yellow card. The free kick is delivered right-footed by James Milner from right channel.

44:27
 

Andy Wilkinson fouled by James Milner, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Glenn Whelan.

42:04
Goal
 

Pablo Zabaleta grabs a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Man City 1-0 Stoke.The assist for the goal came from James Milner.

41:35
 

James Milner sends in a cross, Ryan Shawcross manages to make a clearance.

39:40
 

Steven Nzonzi fouled by James Milner, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Asmir Begovic.

38:28
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ryan Shawcross on Edin Dzeko. Yaya Toure has an effort direct from the free kick, clearance by Cameron Jerome.

37:31
 

Cameron Jerome concedes a free kick for a foul on Vincent Kompany. Free kick taken by Yaya Toure.

34:49
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steven Nzonzi by Yaya Toure. Asmir Begovic restarts play with the free kick.

34:10
 

James Milner produces a cross.

32:13
 

The ball is crossed by James Milner, Header from close range by Sergio Aguero hits the post.

27:36
 

Effort on goal by Edin Dzeko from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

24:56
 

Andy Wilkinson produces a cross.

24:03
 

David Silva takes a shot. Clearance made by Glenn Whelan.

21:55
 

Sergio Aguero takes a shot. Save made by Asmir Begovic.

19:43
 

James Milner delivers the ball.

18:28
 

Cameron Jerome gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Milner. A cross is delivered by James Milner, David Silva produces a header from inside the area that goes over the crossbar.

16:48
 

The ball is crossed by Gael Clichy, Glenn Whelan makes a clearance.

13:50
 

Yaya Toure takes a long range shot clearing the crossbar.

13:26
 

James Milner sends in a cross.

11:15
 

Corner taken left-footed by David Silva, save by Asmir Begovic.

8:20
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Sergio Aguero goes over the bar.

7:15
 

Yaya Toure takes a shot from deep inside the box clearing the bar.

6:30
 

Edin Dzeko produces a cross, Robert Huth makes a clearance.

2:27
 

James Milner takes a short corner.

1:03
 

Sergio Aguero takes a shot. Save by Asmir Begovic. David Silva takes the inswinging corner, Glenn Whelan makes a clearance.

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 Man Utd 3 2 7
5 Arsenal 4 0 7
6 Liverpool 4 -1 7
7 West Ham 4 3 6
8 Swansea 3 2 5
9 Everton 4 1 5
10 Southampton 4 0 5

Full Barclays Premier League Table