• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 24 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 17:30
  • Venue: Britannia Stadium
Stoke City

Stoke City

Crouch 58"

1 - 1
Manchester City

Manchester City

Toure Yaya 75"

Stoke City vs Manchester City


Team Lineups

Stoke City

1 Begovic
28 Wilkinson
17 Shawcross
4 Huth
12 Wilson
33 Jerome
6 Whelan
18 Whitehead
26 Etherington
19 Walters
25 Crouch58"
Substitutes
29 Sorensen
9 Jones
16 Pennant
20 Upson
24 Delap
30 Shotton
40 Palacios

Manchester City

25 Hart
5 Zabaleta
2 Richards
28 Toure
22 Clichy
42 Toure Yaya75"
18 Barry
21 Silva
45 Balotelli
19 Nasri
10 Dzeko
Substitutes
30 Pantilimon
7 Milner
11 Johnson
13 Kolarov
15 Savic
32 Tevez
34 De Jong

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Stoke City

L D W D L W D W

Manchester City

L L W W W W W W
Head to Head
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
Man City
2-0
Stoke 26-Dec-2009
Stoke
1-0
Man City 31-Jan-2009


Live Text Commentary
95:02 +5.02
 

Wilson Palacios gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Samir Nasri. Free kick taken by Samir Nasri.

93:56 +3.56
Yellow card
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya concedes a free kick for a foul on Wilson Palacios. The referee shows Gnegneri Toure Yaya a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed by Jermaine Pennant, Kenwyne Jones challenges Edin Dzeko unfairly and gives away a free kick. Micah Richards takes the direct free kick.

92:28 +2.28
 

Short corner taken by Jermaine Pennant.

91:09 +1.09
Substitution
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya takes a shot from inside the box clearing the bar. (Stoke) makes a substitution, with Kenwyne Jones coming on for Peter Crouch.

89:40
 

Shot by Wilson Palacios from outside the box goes high over the target.

88:50
 

Marc Wilson crosses the ball.

88:04
 

Samir Nasri takes a shot. Blocked by Andy Wilkinson.

87:48
 

The ball is swung over by Gael Clichy, clearance by Glenn Whelan.

86:45
 

Foul by Robert Huth on Edin Dzeko, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Mario Balotelli.

85:43
 

The ball is swung over by Andy Wilkinson, blocked by Adam Johnson. Outswinging corner taken by Jermaine Pennant.

83:13
Substitution
 

A cross is delivered by Jermaine Pennant, blocked by Adam Johnson. James Milner joins the action as a substitute, replacing Pablo Zabaleta. Corner taken by Jermaine Pennant played to the near post, Ryan Shawcross has a headed effort from close in and clears the bar.

81:03
 

Centre by Jermaine Pennant, clearance made by Micah Richards.

79:54
Substitution
 

The ball is delivered by Adam Johnson. Wilson Palacios is brought on as a substitute for Matthew Etherington.

78:31
 

Effort from outside the area by Glenn Whelan goes wide right of the goal.

77:19
 

Samir Nasri concedes a free kick for a foul on Dean Whitehead. Free kick taken by Asmir Begovic.

76:56
 

Edin Dzeko takes a shot. Save by Asmir Begovic.

75:35
Goal
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya fires in a goal from long distance to the top left corner of the goal. Stoke 1-1 Man City.Assist on the goal came from Gael Clichy.

74:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ryan Shawcross by Carlos Tevez. Free kick taken by Asmir Begovic.

72:48
 

Jonathan Walters produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal. (Man City) makes a substitution, with Carlos Tevez coming on for Gareth Barry.

71:59
 

The ball is sent over by Jermaine Pennant, clearance by Micah Richards.

71:16
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya takes a shot. Save made by Asmir Begovic.

69:39
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Adam Johnson on Matthew Etherington. Asmir Begovic takes the direct free kick.

68:57
 

Adam Johnson produces a cross, Robert Huth gets a block in. Samir Nasri takes a inswinging corner.

66:26
 

Mario Balotelli concedes a free kick for a foul on Jermaine Pennant. Asmir Begovic takes the free kick.

64:19
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Adam Johnson by Marc Wilson results in a free kick. Booking for Marc Wilson for unsporting behaviour. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Adam Johnson from right wing, Marc Wilson makes a clearance.

61:43
Substitution
 

(Man City) makes a substitution, with Adam Johnson coming on for David Silva.

60:05
 

Shot from just outside the area by David Silva misses to the right of the target.

59:40
 

Glenn Whelan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gareth Barry. Free kick taken by Gareth Barry.

58:01
Goal
 

Peter Crouch grabs a goal from outside the penalty box to the top left corner of the goal. Stoke 1-0 Man City.Assist on the goal came from Jermaine Pennant.

55:41
 

Gael Clichy is adjudged to have handled the ball. Free kick taken by Asmir Begovic.

54:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Samir Nasri by Jermaine Pennant. Mario Balotelli has a direct shot on goal from the free kick. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Samir Nasri from the left by-line, clearance by Robert Huth.

53:59
 

Jermaine Pennant is caught offside. Joe Hart restarts play with the free kick.

51:45
 

Edin Dzeko gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Robert Huth. Direct free kick taken by Ryan Shawcross.

50:29
Substitution
 

Jermaine Pennant on for Cameron Jerome.

50:05
 

Jonathan Walters takes a shot. Save made by Joe Hart.

47:36 +2.36
 

Edin Dzeko is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Asmir Begovic.

49:33
 

The ball is delivered by Matthew Etherington, Pablo Zabaleta gets a block in. Glenn Whelan decides to take the corner short.

46:47 +1.47
 

Peter Crouch gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gnegneri Toure Yaya. Free kick taken by Joe Hart.

46:35 +1.35
 

A cross is delivered by Matthew Etherington, clearance by Kolo Toure.

47:01
 

Samir Nasri takes a shot. Asmir Begovic makes a save.

45:39
 

Edin Dzeko takes a shot. Save by Asmir Begovic. Corner taken short by Samir Nasri.

44:27
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marc Wilson by David Silva. Matthew Etherington crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing.

43:43
 

Mario Balotelli takes a shot. Save made by Asmir Begovic.

42:37
 

Dean Whitehead concedes a free kick for a foul on Gareth Barry. Joe Hart takes the free kick.

41:55
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Samir Nasri on Jonathan Walters. Free kick taken by Ryan Shawcross.

41:00
 

Jonathan Walters gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mario Balotelli. Free kick taken by David Silva.

39:41
 

Corner taken left-footed by Matthew Etherington.

39:13
 

Unfair challenge on Mario Balotelli by Andy Wilkinson results in a free kick. Gareth Barry restarts play with the free kick.

38:50
 

Matthew Etherington takes a shot. Blocked by Kolo Toure.

37:51
 

Foul by Gareth Barry on Cameron Jerome, free kick awarded. Gareth Barry goes into the book. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Glenn Whelan, clearance by Micah Richards.

34:47
 

David Silva sends in a cross, Gnegneri Toure Yaya takes a shot. Save made by Asmir Begovic.

34:25
 

Corner taken short by Samir Nasri.

32:41
 

Gael Clichy delivers the ball, Edin Dzeko has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal.

31:13
 

Cameron Jerome has a headed effort at goal from just inside the area that misses to the right of the goal.

28:48
 

Ryan Shawcross challenges Mario Balotelli unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed by Samir Nasri, Asmir Begovic makes a save.

27:34
 

Headed effort on goal by Edin Dzeko from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the goal.

27:00
 

Jonathan Walters challenges Mario Balotelli unfairly and gives away a free kick. Samir Nasri takes the direct free kick.

24:10
 

Foul by Dean Whitehead on David Silva, free kick awarded. Pablo Zabaleta restarts play with the free kick.

21:02
 

Gael Clichy challenges Jonathan Walters unfairly and gives away a free kick. Glenn Whelan takes the free kick.

20:26
 

Shot from just outside the area by Gnegneri Toure Yaya goes over the bar.

18:49
 

Pablo Zabaleta takes a shot. Glenn Whelan gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by David Silva, Peter Crouch manages to make a clearance. Corner taken left-footed by David Silva from the right by-line, clearance made by Robert Huth.

15:59
 

Jonathan Walters produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes wide left of the goal.

14:21
 

Shot from 20 yards from David Silva. Blocked by Dean Whitehead. Corner taken by Samir Nasri from the left by-line.

14:04
 

Gareth Barry produces a cross.

13:19
 

The ball is crossed by Pablo Zabaleta, save by Asmir Begovic.

12:05
 

Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Peter Crouch misses to the left of the goal.

10:54
 

Gareth Barry challenges Matthew Etherington unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Glenn Whelan.

8:55
 

The ball is delivered by Jonathan Walters, save made by Joe Hart.

8:29
 

Gael Clichy produces a cross, save made by Asmir Begovic.

7:57
 

Unfair challenge on David Silva by Marc Wilson results in a free kick. David Silva takes the direct free kick.

5:02
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marc Wilson by Mario Balotelli. Asmir Begovic restarts play with the free kick.

1:46
 

Dean Whitehead gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Edin Dzeko. Free kick taken by Samir Nasri.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Arsenal 0 0 0
2 Aston Villa 0 0 0
3 Bournemouth 0 0 0
4 Chelsea 0 0 0
5 Crystal Palace 0 0 0
6 Everton 0 0 0
7 Leicester 0 0 0
8 Liverpool 0 0 0
9 Man City 0 0 0
10 Man Utd 0 0 0

Full Barclays Premier League Table