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  • Date:17 Feb 2013
  • Kick-off:14:00
  • Venue:Etihad Stadium
  • Attendance:46,849
  • Toure (4) Aguero - pen (14)
    Tevez (51) Aguero (73)
Goal!

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88:28

Effort from deep inside the area by Pablo Zabaleta misses to the left of the goal.

88:04

Aidan White concedes a free kick for a foul on Pablo Zabaleta. Costel Pantilimon restarts play with the free kick.

86:13

James Milner produces a cross.

84:50

Shot by Edin Dzeko from 20 yards. Save made by Jamie Ashdown. Short corner taken by David Silva.

84:35

Samuel Byram sends in a cross, Matija Nastasic makes a clearance.

80:13

(Man City) makes a substitution, with Edin Dzeko coming on for Sergio Aguero.

78:53

David Silva produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.

76:15

Michael Tonge comes on in place of Rodolph Austin.

75:30

The ball is sent over by Stephen Warnock, save by Costel Pantilimon.

74:58

Corner from the right by-line taken by El-Hadji Diouf, clearance by Jack Rodwell.

73:04

A goal is scored by Sergio Aguero from inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Man City 4-0 Leeds.David Silva provided the assist for the goal.

72:11

Foul by Samuel Byram on Kolo Toure, free kick awarded. Costel Pantilimon restarts play with the free kick.

70:42

Aidan White produces a cross, Luke Varney produces a header from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.

70:09

El-Hadji Diouf fouled by Jack Rodwell, the ref awards a free kick. Jamie Ashdown restarts play with the free kick.

68:07

Unfair challenge on Steve Morison by Pablo Zabaleta results in a free kick. Stephen Warnock crosses the ball in from the free kick.

67:44

Effort from 12 yards by Sergio Aguero. Comfortable save by Jamie Ashdown.

67:20

Centre by El-Hadji Diouf, save made by Costel Pantilimon.

66:24

Steve Morison is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Matija Nastasic restarts play with the free kick.

65:33

Yaya Toure takes a shot. Jamie Ashdown makes a save. Jack Rodwell takes a shot.

64:55

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Aleksandar Kolarov played to the near post, Steve Morison makes a clearance.

63:14

(Man City) makes a substitution, with Sisenando Maicon coming on for Carlos Tevez.

61:59

Jack Rodwell concedes a free kick for a foul on David Norris. Free kick taken by Lee Peltier.

61:22

David Norris has an effort at goal from long distance that goes wide left.

59:42

El-Hadji Diouf produces a cross, Kolo Toure makes a clearance. (Man City) makes a substitution, with Jack Rodwell coming on for Francisco Javi Garcia.

58:27

El-Hadji Diouf decides to take a short corner. Centre by Stephen Warnock, clearance by Matija Nastasic.

58:04

Rodolph Austin crosses the ball, Aleksandar Kolarov makes a clearance.

56:48

Shot from just outside the area by James Milner misses to the right of the target.

55:07

Effort from outside the penalty box by Rodolph Austin goes wide right of the goal.

54:17

Rodolph Austin produces a cross, Pablo Zabaleta manages to make a clearance.

53:37

Yaya Toure takes a shot. Save by Jamie Ashdown.

51:07

Goal scored by Carlos Tevez from close range low into the middle of the goal. Man City 3-0 Leeds.Assist on the goal came from Sergio Aguero.

48:56

The ball is delivered by Stephen Warnock, clearance made by Kolo Toure.

46:23 +1.23

Corner taken left-footed by Aleksandar Kolarov to the near post, Foul by Francisco Javi Garcia on Tom Lees, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Jamie Ashdown.

45:12 +0.12

The assistant referee flags for offside against Luke Varney. Costel Pantilimon restarts play with the free kick.

45:01

(Leeds) makes a substitution, with Steve Morison coming on for Ross McCormack. Michael Brown goes off and David Norris comes on.

43:53

Aleksandar Kolarov concedes a free kick for a foul on El-Hadji Diouf. Ross McCormack shoots direct from the free kick, save by Costel Pantilimon.

43:31

Foul by Carlos Tevez on Samuel Byram, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Tom Lees.

41:04

The referee blows for offside. Jamie Ashdown restarts play with the free kick.

39:23

Michael Brown challenges Pablo Zabaleta unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Pablo Zabaleta.

36:52

Unfair challenge on Samuel Byram by Pablo Zabaleta results in a free kick. Free kick crossed by El-Hadji Diouf, Sergio Aguero manages to make a clearance.

34:10

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Aleksandar Kolarov, Francisco Javi Garcia has a headed effort at goal from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

32:35

Free kick awarded for a foul by Francisco Javi Garcia on Michael Brown. Direct free kick taken by Jamie Ashdown.

31:26

Yaya Toure has an effort at goal from 25 yards. Save by Jamie Ashdown. Short corner taken by Aleksandar Kolarov from the right by-line. Effort on goal by Aleksandar Kolarov from 12 yards. Jamie Ashdown makes a save.

29:56

Inswinging corner taken by Aleksandar Kolarov.

26:38

Luke Varney challenges Carlos Tevez unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Aleksandar Kolarov from right wing. Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Aleksandar Kolarov, clearance by Lee Peltier.

25:17

Aidan White fouled by Yaya Toure, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by El-Hadji Diouf. Aidan White produces a cross.

24:25

Corner taken right-footed by El-Hadji Diouf from the left by-line to the near post, Francisco Javi Garcia makes a clearance.

23:49

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ross McCormack by Matija Nastasic. Stephen Warnock takes the free kick.

22:19

Handball by Carlos Tevez. Jamie Ashdown takes the indirect free kick.

22:00

El-Hadji Diouf challenges Yaya Toure unfairly and gives away a free kick. Pablo Zabaleta takes the direct free kick.

20:47

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aleksandar Kolarov by Ross McCormack. Direct free kick taken by Francisco Javi Garcia.

19:51

Foul by James Milner on Stephen Warnock, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Stephen Warnock, clearance by Matija Nastasic.

19:01

Header on goal by El-Hadji Diouf from just inside the area goes over the target.

17:56

Free kick awarded for a foul by James Milner on Stephen Warnock. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Warnock.

16:47

The offside flag is raised against James Milner. Free kick taken by Jamie Ashdown.

13:25

Tom Lees gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Sergio Aguero. Penalty taken right-footed by Sergio Aguero and scored. Man City 2-0 Leeds.

12:19

Effort from the edge of the box by Carlos Tevez goes wide of the right-hand upright.

10:06

Aleksandar Kolarov takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Yaya Toure takes a shot. Blocked by Lee Peltier. David Silva has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

7:45

Michael Brown challenges Yaya Toure unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Matija Nastasic.

6:52

Stephen Warnock challenges James Milner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Pablo Zabaleta.

4:56

Yaya Toure gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Man City 1-0 Leeds.Carlos Tevez provided the assist for the goal.

2:55

Luke Varney gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Milner. Free kick taken by Matija Nastasic.

2:33

Centre by Pablo Zabaleta, Jamie Ashdown makes a save.

1:20

Yaya Toure concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Brown. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Stephen Warnock from left channel, clearance made by Matija Nastasic.

Match Preview

Mancini taking cup clash seriously Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini will take few chances as his side face Leeds in an FA Cup clash critical to his side's season this weekend. After falling 12 points behind leaders Manchester United in their bid to retain their Barclays Premier League crown, the knockout competition appears to represent City's most realistic hope of silverware. Mancini may have rubbished suggestions he could face the sack if beaten by the Championship outfit in their fifth-round tie, but he remains aware of the game's importance. After starting the season with such high hopes in the Premier League and Champions League, he is anxious to ensure the campaign does not disintegrate. The Italian said: "We play with the best team. I will do some changes because I have two or three players injured but after that, I will play with the best team." Although captain Vincent Kompany will not be risked as he continues his recovery from a calf strain, the only deviation in that policy will see back-up goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon given a chance. Mancini said: "I will play Costel like always in the FA Cup. Costel is a good keeper, he deserves to play. He always does in the FA Cup and he did well against Stoke." First-choice Joe Hart will therefore be rested but Mancini stressed that has nothing to do with the much-highlighted error the England goalkeeper made in last week's damaging loss at Southampton. He said: "For a keeper it's normal sometimes to make a mistake. If the keeper makes a mistake you lose a game but if the striker doesn't score a goal, maybe you can draw 0-0. "Their job is difficult because of this." Leeds manager Neil Warnock admits he would not swap jobs with Mancini. Warnock, sacked by QPR last term after leading the club into the top flight, has had little financial support at Leeds but is adamant he is happy in his current environment, while Italian Mancini has spent millions on assembling a world-class squad at the Etihad Stadium. "I don't think I'd be able to cope. I only had six months with the current type of Premier League players and I didn't enjoy that at all," Warnock said. "I wouldn't like to have two teams where you've got 11 or 12 not in the team to deal with, who are world class players, who all think they should be in the team, who all their agents think they should be in the team. Good luck to them. "I don't envy that at all. It's fabulous to have a team like that, but I don't envy the off-the-field things that you get. "It's a major problem at the top clubs I think. I'd love to go up with Leeds, with a genuine bunch of lads, like we did at QPR - most of them are back in the team now - it's great to go up with a team like that. "I think people like Mancini, and I'm not being disrespectful to him, need the financial support they've got. Like Mourinho. I don't think they could manage at Leeds in the current climate, or anywhere else other than top level, that's the way they are." Goalkeeper Jamie Ashdown is expected to start. Ashdown has operated as cover for Paddy Kenny this season, but has been involved for Leeds in the cup competitions. Warnock has no major new injury or suspension worries, but hinted he could rest "one or two" players who are nursing knocks with Wednesday's league clash against Blackpool also in his plans. "There won't be many changes, maybe one or two," Warnock said. "It'll be a strong team. "After talking to the physios there might be one or two left out with Wednesday in mind. But they all want to play in this one." Recent signings Steve Morison and Stephen Warnock started in Tuesday night's defeat at Middlesbrough and are both available, while striker El-Hadji Diouf and midfielder Rudy Austin are hoping to return to the starting line-up.

Formation:4132Manager: Roberto Mancini

Man City

Formation: 442Manager: Neil Warnock

Leeds

  • Costel Pantilimon
  • Pablo Zabaleta
  • Kolo Toure
  • Matija Nastasic
  • Aleksandar Kolarov
  • James Milner
  • Yaya Toure
  • Francisco Javi Garcia
  • David Silva
  • Sergio Aguero
  • Carlos Tevez
  • SUBS
  • Joe Hart
  • Sisenando Maicon
  • Joleon Lescott
  • Samir Nasri
  • Edin Dzeko
  • Jack Rodwell
  • Gael Clichy

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