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Centre by Nikica Jelavic.
Corner taken by Gonzalez Jesus Navas from the right by-line.
Nikica Jelavic sends in a cross.
Aleksandar Kolarov comes on in place of David Silva.
Edin Dzeko scores with a left foot finish. Hull 0-2 Man City.Assist on the goal came from David Silva.
Edin Dzeko scores a left footed goal. Hull 0-2 Man City.
Clearance by James Chester.
Edin Dzeko takes a shot.
Free kick taken by Curtis Davies.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Edin Dzeko on Curtis Davies.
Header at goal by Nikica Jelavic misses left of the target.
Ahmed Elmohamady delivers the ball.
Joe Hart restarts play with the free kick.
Shane Long fouled by Gael Clichy, the ref awards a free kick.
The ball is sent over by Gonzalez Jesus Navas.
Gonzalez Jesus Navas is brought on as a substitute for Samir Nasri.
(Hull) makes a substitution, with Matt Fryatt coming on for Liam Rosenior.
Ahmed Elmohamady makes a clearance.
Corner from the left by-line taken by David Silva.
Free kick taken by Joleon Lescott.
Unfair challenge on Samir Nasri by Shane Long results in a free kick.
Clearance made by Gael Clichy.
Free kick crossed by Tom Huddlestone.
Unfair challenge on Ahmed Elmohamady by Edin Dzeko results in a free kick.
Gael Clichy makes a clearance.
Headed chance falls to Nikica Jelavic. Joe Hart catches the ball.
Shot by George Boyd. Joe Hart blocks the ball.
Free kick taken by Martin Demichelis.
(Man City) makes a substitution, with Joleon Lescott coming on for Yaya Toure.
Liam Rosenior concedes a free kick for a foul on Pablo Zabaleta.
The ball is delivered by Ahmed Elmohamady.
Martin Demichelis manages to make a clearance.
Header at goal by Shane Long misses to the right.
The ball is swung over by George Boyd.
Allan McGregor takes the free kick.
Edin Dzeko challenges Curtis Davies unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Tom Huddlestone decides to take a short corner.
Francisco Javi Garcia makes a clearance.
The ball is swung over by Ahmed Elmohamady.
Martin Demichelis takes a shot and went wide of the right hand upright.
Samir Nasri takes the free kick.
Jake Livermore challenges David Silva unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Foul by George Boyd on Pablo Zabaleta, free kick awarded.
Corner taken by Tom Huddlestone.
Clearance made by James Chester.
George Boyd joins the action as a substitute, replacing David Meyler.
Clearance by Francisco Javi Garcia.
Foul by James Chester on Edin Dzeko, free kick awarded.
Chance falls to Shane Long who heads at goal. Joe Hart catches the ball.
Pablo Zabaleta is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.
Pablo Zabaleta challenges David Meyler unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Yaya Toure gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ahmed Elmohamady.
Centre by Sone Aluko.
Shane Long takes a shot. Parried by Joe Hart back into danger.
Header by Shane Long misses left.
Liam Rosenior manages to make a clearance.
Foul by Nikica Jelavic on Francisco Javi Garcia, free kick awarded.
Liam Rosenior crosses the ball.
Free kick taken by Joe Hart.
Foul by Liam Rosenior on Pablo Zabaleta, free kick awarded.
Curtis Davies takes the free kick.
Tom Huddlestone fouled by Edin Dzeko, the ref awards a free kick.
Sone Aluko replaces Maynor Figueroa.
Maynor Figueroa takes the free kick.
Foul by David Silva on David Meyler, free kick awarded.
Clearance made by Curtis Davies.
Jake Livermore takes a shot and missed to the left of the net.
Martin Demichelis makes a clearance.
The referee penalises Edin Dzeko for handball.
Header at goal by Shane Long goes right of the post.
Clearance by Curtis Davies.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Samir Nasri.
Edin Dzeko sends in a cross.
Maynor Figueroa delivers the ball.
Ahmed Elmohamady is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.
Foul by Ahmed Elmohamady on David Silva, free kick awarded.
Curtis Davies makes a clearance.
Pablo Zabaleta takes the chance to get an effort at goal and hits the bar.
Jake Livermore has an effort at goal. Martin Demichelis gets a block in.
The ball is sent over by Liam Rosenior.
Curtis Davies manages to make a clearance.
A cross is delivered by Shane Long.
David Silva manages to make a clearance.
Edin Dzeko concedes a free kick for a foul on Maynor Figueroa.
David Silva slots the ball left footed into the goal. Hull 0-1 Man City.Assist on the goal came from Yaya Toure.
Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Nikica Jelavic. Edin Dzeko gets a block in.
Vincent Kompany gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nikica Jelavic.
Tom Huddlestone crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Unfair challenge on David Meyler by Pablo Zabaleta results in a free kick.
Liam Rosenior gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Silva.
The ball is delivered by Liam Rosenior.
Foul by Yaya Toure on James Chester, free kick awarded.
The ball is crossed by David Silva.
The referee blows for offside.
Shane Long fouled by Vincent Kompany, the ref awards a free kick.
The ref blows the whistle to start the match.
Bruce wary of wounded City
Hull boss Steve Bruce has warned his side to beware a Manchester City backlash as the Tigers head into Saturday's KC Stadium showdown looking to take a giant stride towards Barclays Premier League survival.
Bruce believes two more wins will see Hull safe and knows many believe now is a fine chance to get one of them against Manuel Pellegrini's men, who head into the game on the back of successive defeats to Wigan and Barcelona.
But with City facing a sudden readjustment from dreams of a quadruple to needing a win to sustain realistic hopes of keeping up with league leaders Chelsea, Bruce has cautioned that they could be at their most dangerous.
Bruce said: "A week ago everybody was saying can they make it four, and two months ago they were unbeatable. It's coming down to that part of the season where you get cup shocks and different results.
"But we have got to make sure we're aware there could be a backlash, because of the talent they've got and they players they've got and the expectation that goes with being Manchester City.
"They've had a difficult week and as always with these big teams, when they have had a difficult week they will want to come out fighting. They still have the league to play for so they will want to come here and turn us over."
The Tigers have been in buoyant mood all week after the FA Cup quarter-final win over Sunderland and will be able to recall cup-tied strikers Nikica Jelavic and Shane Long to their squad.
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini hopes top scorer Sergio Aguero will be out of action for no longer than a fortnight.
Aguero was withdrawn at half-time after feeling a twinge in his hamstring during the midweek Champions League loss in Barcelona.
City are still waiting to learn the full extent of the injury but an absence of two weeks would put the Argentinian out of the derby against Manchester United on March 25.
Aguero underwent a scan on his return to Manchester and results are expected at the weekend.
The 25-year-old missed five games with a hamstring injury in February but Pellegrini is hopeful the problem is not as serious this time.
Pellegrini said: "Sergio will know on Saturday what he has. It is 48 hours after the exam when they will know exactly what he has.
"I really don't know, but I don't think it is really very serious. I am hopeful he will (only) be injured for a couple of weeks."
Aguero's latest problem is a blow to City as they bid to recover from FA Cup and Champions League elimination to gain ground in the title race.
City have fallen nine points behind leaders Chelsea, but have three games in hand, while focusing on other competitions in the past three weeks.
Pellegrini said: "We need to work hard with everyone, with the staff, with all the players. Now we must try to fight for the title in the Premier League."
City are also still without striker Stevan Jovetic and defender Matija Nastasic but Pellegrini was hopeful that "maybe next week they can be fit".
Right-back Micah Richards is also out with an unspecified knock.
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