• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 06 October 2012
  • Kick-off: 12:45
  • Venue: Etihad Stadium
Manchester City

Manchester City

Kolarov 4"

Aguero 59"

Milner 88"

3 - 0

Manchester City vs Sunderland


Team Lineups

Manchester City

1 Hart
5 Zabaleta
2 Richards
6 Lescott
13 Kolarov4"
7 Milner88"
42 Toure
18 Barry
21 Silva
32 Tevez
45 Balotelli
Substitutes
30 Pantilimon
8 Nasri
10 Dzeko
16 Aguero59"
17 Rodwell
22 Clichy
28 Toure

Sunderland

22 Mignolet
8 Gardner
16 O'Shea
24 Cuellar
3 Rose
21 Johnson
7 Larsson
14 Colback
23 McClean
28 Sessegnon
26 Fletcher
Substitutes
20 Westwood
9 Campbell
12 Kilgallon
15 Vaughan
18 Meyler
19 Bramble
25 Saha

Possession Stats

53%
47%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester City

L W L W L L W W

Sunderland

D L D L L W L D
Head to Head
Man City
3-3
Sunderland 31-Mar-2012
Sunderland
1-0
Man City 01-Jan-2012
Man City
5-0
Sunderland 03-Apr-2011
Sunderland
1-0
Man City 29-Aug-2010
Sunderland
1-1
Man City 14-Mar-2010
Man City
4-3
Sunderland 19-Dec-2009


Live Text Commentary
91:13 +1.13
 

Sergio Aguero takes a shot. Save by Simon Mignolet.

90:22 +0.22
Substitution
 

Jack Rodwell joins the action as a substitute, replacing David Silva.

87:53
Goal
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aleksandar Kolarov by Craig Gardner. Craig Gardner is booked. James Milner scores a goal direct from the free kick from just outside the box high into the middle of the goal. Man City 3-0 Sunderland.Assist on the goal came from Aleksandar Kolarov.

86:53
 

Aleksandar Kolarov takes a shot. John O'Shea gets a block in.

86:37
 

Aleksandar Kolarov takes a outswinging corner.

85:53
 

Aleksandar Kolarov takes a shot. Blocked by James Milner.

85:05
Substitution
 

Gael Clichy on for Carlos Tevez. Short corner taken by James Milner from the left by-line.

84:12
 

David Vaughan takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, Joleon Lescott makes a clearance.

83:56
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot. Joleon Lescott gets a block in.

82:31
Substitution
 

Fraizer Campbell comes on in place of Stephane Sessegnon. Corner taken right-footed by James Milner.

80:18
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Pablo Zabaleta by Jack Colback results in a free kick. Jack Colback is booked. Direct free kick taken by Gareth Barry.

79:01
 

Steven Fletcher takes a shot. Save made by Joe Hart.

77:25
 

Foul by Pablo Zabaleta on James McClean, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Simon Mignolet.

76:47
 

Yaya Toure takes a shot from 35 yards and missed to the right of the target.

74:13
 

Corner taken right-footed by James Milner to the near post, Micah Richards takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

73:45
 

David Silva takes a shot. John O'Shea gets a block in.

73:20
 

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

72:18
 

Gareth Barry takes a shot. Blocked by Joleon Lescott. Corner taken by James Milner from the right by-line, Micah Richards takes a shot. Save by Simon Mignolet.

72:06
 

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

71:49
 

Stephane Sessegnon challenges Joe Hart unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Joe Hart.

70:47
 

Sebastian Larsson takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, James McClean takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart.

70:30
 

Centre by James McClean, clearance made by Aleksandar Kolarov.

69:41
 

Shot from 20 yards from David Silva.

68:33
 

Effort from inside the area by Carlos Tevez misses to the left of the goal.

67:59
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David Silva by David Vaughan. Free kick taken by David Silva.

67:34
Substitution
 

Carlos Tevez is ruled offside. Louis Saha joins the action as a substitute, replacing Adam Johnson. Simon Mignolet takes the indirect free kick.

66:17
 

David Silva takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, Craig Gardner makes a clearance.

65:31
 

John O'Shea concedes a free kick for a foul on Yaya Toure. Direct free kick taken by Gareth Barry.

61:00
Substitution
 

David Vaughan comes on in place of Danny Rose.

59:35
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Sergio Aguero from inside the six-yard box to the top left corner of the goal. Man City 2-0 Sunderland.The assist for the goal came from Aleksandar Kolarov.

57:11
 

Corner taken right-footed by James Milner from the right by-line to the near post, Micah Richards takes a shot. Save by Simon Mignolet.

56:19
 

James Milner takes a short corner.

55:14
Substitution
 

Mario Balotelli leaves the field to be replaced by Sergio Aguero.

54:55
 

The ball is sent over by Aleksandar Kolarov.

53:58
 

Foul by Mario Balotelli on Jack Colback, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Simon Mignolet.

53:39
 

Aleksandar Kolarov delivers the ball, John O'Shea makes a clearance.

52:09
 

The referee blows for offside. Joe Hart takes the indirect free kick.

51:15
 

Shot from just outside the box by Mario Balotelli goes over the crossbar.

50:51
 

Micah Richards takes a shot. Danny Rose gets a block in.

49:59
 

Micah Richards takes a shot. Carlos Cuellar gets a block in.

49:43
 

Corner from right by-line taken by James Milner.

49:20
 

Yaya Toure takes a shot. Save made by Simon Mignolet.

48:47
 

Shot from just outside the penalty area by Sebastian Larsson misses to the left of the target.

48:18
 

Steven Fletcher takes a shot. Yaya Toure gets a block in.

46:49 +1.49
 

Steven Fletcher takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart.

47:36
 

Gareth Barry fouled by James McClean, the ref awards a free kick. Micah Richards takes the direct free kick.

46:22
 

The ball is swung over by Adam Johnson, Joleon Lescott makes a clearance.

44:06
 

The offside flag is raised against Stephane Sessegnon. Joe Hart takes the free kick.

43:02
 

The ball is crossed by Yaya Toure, clearance made by Sebastian Larsson.

42:18
 

The official flags Mario Balotelli offside. Free kick taken by Simon Mignolet.

40:31
 

Gareth Barry has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

39:54
 

Corner taken short by James Milner.

37:35
 

Steven Fletcher takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart.

37:21
 

Gareth Barry challenges Stephane Sessegnon unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Stephane Sessegnon.

36:28
 

Aleksandar Kolarov crosses the ball.

35:24
 

Corner taken by James Milner from the right by-line, Shot from just outside the box by Mario Balotelli misses to the right of the target.

34:56
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot. Blocked by Carlos Cuellar.

33:53
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by David Silva on Danny Rose. Stephane Sessegnon restarts play with the free kick.

31:46
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Colback by David Silva. Simon Mignolet restarts play with the free kick.

29:43
 

James Milner takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, Shot from just outside the box by Aleksandar Kolarov goes over the bar.

29:33
 

A cross is delivered by James Milner, Adam Johnson makes a clearance.

28:46
 

The referee penalises Mario Balotelli for handball. Craig Gardner takes the free kick.

27:32
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James McClean by Pablo Zabaleta. Danny Rose takes the free kick.

25:51
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on John O'Shea by Yaya Toure. Craig Gardner takes the free kick.

24:29
 

Corner taken left-footed by David Silva from the left by-line, clearance made by Steven Fletcher.

22:52
 

Craig Gardner concedes a free kick for a foul on Mario Balotelli. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Aleksandar Kolarov, Craig Gardner gets a block in.

22:18
 

Danny Rose challenges David Silva unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Joe Hart.

20:47
 

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

20:03
 

Pablo Zabaleta takes a shot. Save made by Simon Mignolet.

16:32
 

Shot from just outside the area by Mario Balotelli goes over the bar.

16:14
 

Craig Gardner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mario Balotelli. Yaya Toure takes the free kick.

15:23
 

The referee blows for offside against Carlos Tevez. Indirect free kick taken by Carlos Cuellar.

13:35
 

The offside flag is raised against Sebastian Larsson. Joe Hart restarts play with the free kick.

12:54
 

Inswinging corner taken by Sebastian Larsson from the left by-line played to the near post.

12:17
 

Corner taken right-footed by Sebastian Larsson from the left by-line to the near post, Gareth Barry makes a clearance.

12:03
 

Adam Johnson produces a cross, save by Joe Hart.

11:48
 

Unfair challenge on Stephane Sessegnon by James Milner results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Sebastian Larsson.

10:38
 

Shot from just outside the box by Stephane Sessegnon goes over the crossbar.

9:43
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steven Fletcher by David Silva. Free kick crossed by Adam Johnson, blocked by Yaya Toure.

7:14
 

James Milner concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephane Sessegnon. Jack Colback takes the direct free kick.

2:33
Goal
 

Carlos Tevez fouled by Carlos Cuellar, the ref awards a free kick. Carlos Cuellar shown a yellow card. Aleksandar Kolarov finds the net with a goal direct from the free kick from just outside the penalty box to the top left corner of the goal. Man City 1-0 Sunderland.Assist on the goal came from Carlos Tevez.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 32 39 76
2 Man City 34 34 67
3 Arsenal 32 31 66
4 Man Utd 33 28 65
5 Liverpool 33 11 58
6 Tottenham Hotspur 34 6 58
7 Southampton 34 21 57
8 Swansea 34 -3 50
9 Stoke 34 -3 47
10 West Ham 34 0 44

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