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With his never say die blue blooded spirit and tireless work rate despite being relentlessly scythed down by the rags, SWP is our MOTM from a pisspoor Manchester Derby...

Shaun Wright-Phillips total commitment to Manchester City is now without any question and he certainly didn't deserve to be on the losing side yesterday.

Our MOTM polls always provide a sound indicator of how our squad is performing and this season it's becoming something of an MCFC Academy procession with SWP and Stevie Ireland sharing 13 star performances between them!

MOTM City v The rags
FA Premier League


SWP 35%

Kompany 26%

Hart 23%

Richards 3%

Ireland 3%

Vassell 3% ????!!!!

Elano 3%

Dunne 1%

Garrido 1%

Benjani 1%

Zabaleta 1%

Hamman 0%

Sturridge 0%

Vassell 0%


The Story So Far....
(FA Premier League unless stated)


Ireland, 7 (Portsmouth H, Brighton, League Cup R2 A, Omonia Nicosia, UEFA Cup R1 H, FC Twente, UEFA Cup Group Stage H, Hull A, Arsenal H, Schalke, UEFA Cup Group Stage A)

Wright-Phillips, 6 (Sunderland A, Chelsea H Liverpool H, Newcastle A, Spurs H, united H)

Zabaleta 2 (Wigan A, Bolton A)

Kompany, 2 (West Ham United, H, Middlesbrough A)

Richards, 2 (FC Midtjylland, UEFA Cup Q2 H, Aston Villa, A)

Robinho, 1 (Stoke City H)

Jo, 1 (Omonia Nicosia, UEFA Cup R1 A)

Hart, 1 (FC Midtjylland, UEFA Cup Q2 A)



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Writer:Johnny Baguette
Date:Monday December 1 2008
Time: 7:58AM

Comments

0
I wonder how many more teams will adopt that tactic against SWP in future matches.
Buzz Lightyear
01/12/2008 08:57:00
0
If we could smack in a few of the free's he wins, then we'd be in the top half. Christ, the amount of times I shouted "SHOOT" yesterday...
Johnny Baguette
01/12/2008 09:21:00
0
I must say it is the first time I have disagreed with the MOTM result this season. I thought Vincent Kompany was immense yesterday and but for him it could have been worse.
alphieblues
01/12/2008 09:56:00
0
Where Robinho?! Is disappeared like he was in the match!!
city 81
01/12/2008 10:01:00
0
it was a close call for me between Kompany and SWP......with SWP just edging it due to alll the stick he got.....!!!!.....and just carried on with it....
lincolnblue
01/12/2008 10:45:00
0
I expected the Rags to dish out some "special treatment" after Taggart had gone over the top criticising teams for "targetting" Ronaldo. The difference of course is that Ronaldo has been shown by TV evidence to regularly dive to get free kicks. I expected the Rags would go for Robinho but four bookings in challenges against SWP tells its own story. The word "disgraceful" is not strong enough if you ask me .
Sindbad
01/12/2008 13:28:00
0
city81. Robinho didn't look 100% fit to me. Sprained ankles can be very painful. I can't think of another reason because he is pure class and the Derby game is the sort of challenge Robinho thrives on.
Sindbad
01/12/2008 13:31:00
0
Gents, I understand that Robinho played after having pain killing injections in his ankle. I would rather he had not been risked.
Johnny Baguette
01/12/2008 14:35:00
0
Robinho was not fit and several fans have mentioned that he didn't look his normal self. I would rather have rested Robinho than lose him for another three or four games. I agree Alphie, Kompany was up there and he will become one of our best players and should have been MOM.
Buzz Lightyear
01/12/2008 16:08:00
0
I've a hunch we won't see Robbie v PSG...
Johnny Baguette
01/12/2008 17:09:00
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