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Vital MC Man Of The Match Awards: Fulham

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Pablo Zabaleta was outstanding yet again for Manchester City last weekend, this time at Fulham...

The lad has two feet and a work rate and attitude that has endeared him to the Eastlands faithful. Credit where it is due to Mark Hughes and his scouts for bringing in 'Zab' alongside Vinny Kompany.

Our MOTM votes gave a terrific idea of who was putting in a shift for City last season and this season's polls have followed that trend.

Kompany and Zabaleta with SWP and Ireland have formed a never say die quartet without whom we'd be close to rock bottom of the league.

The foursome have won our recognition in 19 out of the 26 competitive games played so far this season. That's startling. They have certainly been carrying some passengers.

MOTM Fulham v City
FA Premier League


Zabaleta 75%

Hart 7%

Kompany 7%

Benjani 3%

Evans 1%

Dunne 1%

Ball 1%

Ireland 1%

Evans 0%

Ben-Haim 1%

Hamman 1%

Vassell 1%


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, 3 (Wigan A, Bolton A, Fulham A)

Kompany, 3 (West Ham United, H, Middlesbrough A, PSG, UEFA Cup Group Stage H)

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 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday December 8 2008

Time: 5:43PM

Your Comments

Dig that music!
Johnny Baguette
Jingle bells, jingle bells.....
Tudor
Opps, wrong tune!
Tudor
That's three MOTM awards for our Argentinian -- all of them in tough away games. That's when we need his quality the most. A great buy by Hughes!
Sindbad
He gets better and better. Just hope we can find a similar LB in the transfer window.
alphieblues
If we can find someon with his strength and work rate, our side would look very balanced across the back, even with the centre backs we have!
Johnny Baguette
I have been well impressed by him after a quiet start....but he has settled in very well now.....
lincolnblue
 

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