• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 05 March 2011
  • Kick-off: 17:30
  • Venue: City of Manchester Stadium

Manchester City vs Wigan Athletic


Team Lineups

Manchester City

25 Hart
2 Richards
4 Kompany
19 Lescott
5 Zabaleta
24 Vieira
18 Barry
21 Silva
42 Toure Yaya
45 Balotelli
32 Tevez
Substitutes
12 Taylor
10 Dzeko
13 Kolarov
17 Boateng
27 Jo
34 De Jong
38 Boyata

Wigan Athletic

26 Al Habsi
24 Lopez
5 Caldwell
3 Alcaraz
31 Figueroa
8 Watson
21 Diame
11 Moses
4 McCarthy
15 Cleverley
20 Rodallega
Substitutes
12 Pollitt
2 Gohouri
6 Thomas
7 Di Santo
10 N'Zogbia
14 Gomez
18 Sammon

Possession Stats

40%
60%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester City

L L W W W W W W

Wigan Athletic

D L L D W L L D
Head to Head
Wigan
0-2
Man City 19-Sep-2010
Man City
3-0
Wigan 29-Mar-2010
Wigan
1-1
Man City 18-Oct-2009
Man City
1-0
Wigan 17-Jan-2009
Wigan
2-1
Man City 28-Sep-2008
Man City
0-0
Wigan 01-Mar-2008


Live Text Commentary
93:52 +3.52
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Maynor Figueroa on Patrick Vieira. Patrick Vieira takes the free kick.

93:23 +3.23
 

Effort from close range by Conor Sammon goes wide left of the target.

91:13 +1.13
 

Charles N'Zogbia concedes a free kick for a foul on Patrick Vieira. Free kick taken by Joe Hart.

90:09 +0.09
 

Hugo Rodallega takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart.

85:06
Substitution
 

Edin Dzeko is brought on as a substitute for Carlos Tevez. James McCarthy fouled by Carlos Tevez, the ref awards a free kick. Ali Al Habsi takes the direct free kick.

83:02
Substitution
 

Mohamed Diame goes off and Conor Sammon comes on.

82:41
Substitution
 

Nigel De Jong on for David Silva.

81:45
 

Charles N'Zogbia produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the target.

80:27
 

Corner taken short by Aleksandar Kolarov.

78:42
 

Handball by Gnegneri Toure Yaya. Free kick taken by Gary Caldwell.

76:15
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Aleksandar Kolarov, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Patrick Vieira goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

76:02
 

David Silva has a drilled shot. Blocked by Gary Caldwell.

74:34
 

Effort on goal by Aleksandar Kolarov from 18 yards. Blocked by Steve Gohouri. Aleksandar Kolarov takes a outswinging corner.

69:28
 

Pablo Zabaleta concedes a free kick for a foul on Steve Gohouri. Gary Caldwell takes the direct free kick.

68:56
 

Gareth Barry challenges Ben Watson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Antolin Alcaraz.

67:44
Substitution
 

(Man City) makes a substitution, with Aleksandar Kolarov coming on for Mario Balotelli. Adrian Lopez goes off and Steve Gohouri comes on. The assistant referee flags for offside against Hugo Rodallega. Indirect free kick taken by Joleon Lescott.

64:58
 

Tom Cleverley takes a shot. Blocked by Gareth Barry.

64:13
 

Short corner taken by Ben Watson.

63:20
 

Effort on goal by Hugo Rodallega from 20 yards. Blocked by Vincent Kompany. Free kick awarded for a foul by Adrian Lopez on Mario Balotelli. Gnegneri Toure Yaya restarts play with the free kick.

61:39
 

Foul by Charles N'Zogbia on Gnegneri Toure Yaya, free kick awarded. Joe Hart takes the free kick.

60:53
 

Shot by James McCarthy. Save by Joe Hart. Corner taken by Ben Watson.

60:07
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ben Watson by Carlos Tevez. Ben Watson delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel.

59:01
Substitution
 

Charles N'Zogbia comes on in place of Victor Moses.

55:16
Yellow card
 

Vincent Kompany shown a yellow card. Free kick awarded for a foul by Vincent Kompany on Tom Cleverley. Ben Watson delivers the ball, Header on goal by Gary Caldwell from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

51:03
 

Centre by Victor Moses, clearance by Vincent Kompany.

49:07
 

Ben Watson takes the outswinging corner, Antolin Alcaraz produces a right-footed shot from inside the area and hits the post.

48:10
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Ben Watson from the right by-line, clearance made by Gnegneri Toure Yaya.

47:33
 

James McCarthy concedes a free kick for a foul on David Silva. Gnegneri Toure Yaya restarts play with the free kick.

46:02 +1.02
 

Unfair challenge on Tom Cleverley by Vincent Kompany results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Tom Cleverley.

46:33
 

Carlos Tevez is caught offside. Antolin Alcaraz restarts play with the free kick.

45:27 +0.27
 

The referee cautions Gary Caldwell for unsporting behaviour.

45:01 +0.01
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya produces a cross, save by Ali Al Habsi.

44:16
 

David Silva crosses the ball.

37:50
Goal
 

David Silva finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Man City 1-0 Wigan.Gnegneri Toure Yaya provided the assist for the goal.

36:59
 

Foul by Mario Balotelli on Gary Caldwell, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Ali Al Habsi.

35:56
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary Caldwell on Carlos Tevez. Gareth Barry takes the free kick.

33:54
 

The referee penalises Victor Moses for handball. Joe Hart takes the free kick.

33:12
 

Ben Watson decides to take a short corner.

31:22
Yellow card
 

Gareth Barry is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Gareth Barry gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Hugo Rodallega. Maynor Figueroa takes the free kick.

29:42
 

Effort from deep inside the area by James McCarthy misses to the left of the target.

28:56
 

Gareth Barry challenges Mohamed Diame unfairly and gives away a free kick. Gary Caldwell takes the direct free kick.

26:20
 

Pablo Zabaleta gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Victor Moses. Adrian Lopez takes the free kick.

24:58
 

James McCarthy fouled by Gareth Barry, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Adrian Lopez.

23:46
 

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

22:48
 

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

21:47
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adrian Lopez by Gnegneri Toure Yaya. Gary Caldwell takes the free kick.

21:08
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Victor Moses. Joe Hart takes the indirect free kick.

17:18
 

Unfair challenge on Micah Richards by James McCarthy results in a free kick. Patrick Vieira takes the direct free kick.

16:20
Yellow card
 

Micah Richards booked. Micah Richards concedes a free kick for a foul on Tom Cleverley. Direct free kick taken by Antolin Alcaraz.

15:12
 

Foul by Patrick Vieira on Mohamed Diame, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Ben Watson.

14:45
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ben Watson on David Silva. Gareth Barry restarts play with the free kick.

14:04
 

The official flags Hugo Rodallega offside. Vincent Kompany takes the free kick.

13:21
 

Foul by Gnegneri Toure Yaya on Gary Caldwell, free kick awarded. Gary Caldwell takes the direct free kick.

13:15
 

David Silva crosses the ball, Gary Caldwell manages to make a clearance.

11:52
 

Hugo Rodallega takes a shot. Joleon Lescott gets a block in.

10:51
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Hugo Rodallega by Vincent Kompany. Direct free kick taken by Maynor Figueroa.

9:57
 

Tom Cleverley produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses right.

5:21
 

Unfair challenge on Victor Moses by Carlos Tevez results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Gary Caldwell.

3:26
 

Mario Balotelli takes a shot. Save by Ali Al Habsi. Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by David Silva.

3:06
 

Maynor Figueroa sends in a cross, clearance made by Joleon Lescott.

:27
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Ben Watson, Header from deep inside the area by Hugo Rodallega goes over the bar.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 38 41 87
2 Man City 38 45 79
3 Arsenal 38 35 75
4 Man Utd 38 25 70
5 Tottenham Hotspur 38 5 64
6 Liverpool 38 4 62
7 Southampton 38 21 60
8 Swansea 38 -3 56
9 Stoke 38 3 54
10 Crystal Palace 38 -4 48

Full Barclays Premier League Table