Manchester City - The Vital MC Man Of The Match Versus Portsmouth
UK time is: 01:17:06
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

The Vital MC Man Of The Match Versus Portsmouth



City and England midfield general Gareth Barry is starting to look a snip of a buy at 12 million. He's our Man of The Match in the latest away win at Pompey...

It was another all over the pitch performance from the only came for the money battler. He's gutsy and clearly got a big engine that sees him work tirelessly for the cause.

Emmanuel Adebayor's hard work didn't go unnoticed either by the VMC posse.

18. Gareth Barry 46%
25. Emmanuel Adebayor 20%
1. Shay Given 10%
28. Kolo Toure 4%
32. Carlos Tevez 4%
5. Pablo Zabaleta 4%
2. Micah Richards 3%
39. Craig Bellamy 3%
8. Shaun Wright-Phillips 3%
7. Stephen Ireland 1%
19. Joleon Lescott 1%
3. Wayne Bridge 1%
34. Nigel De Jong 0%

The Story So Far:

Gareth Barry, 2 (Blackburn A, Portsmouth A)
Emmanuel Adebayor, 1 (Wolves H)
Shaun Wright-Phillips, 1 (C. Palace A LC R2)

Vital MC's Previous Man Of The Season

2007-2008 Elano Blumer
2008-2009 Stephen Ireland

*GET YERSELF A VITAL MANCHESTER CITY T-SHIRT - OUT NOW - IT'S BARCA-TASTIC!*

Every shirt, no matter the size costs 9.00 with 50p from every sale going to ACTIONTILSON.

More VMC shirts will launch very soon - Buy yours now!

Bookmark and Share








Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The journalist

Writer: Johnny Baguette Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday August 31 2009

Time: 6:53PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
I voted for Adebayor as he is the one sticking the ball in the net but Barry is playing well, so well done.
Kevinho
Report Abuse
31/08/2009 20:01:00

Barry didn't really have anyone to lay against in midfield - although i guess you can "only play against whats put in front of you" - and he did that best!
pompeycarpet
Report Abuse
31/08/2009 20:31:00

Barry is a top talent whose professionalism is helping raise standards right across the squad.
Sindbad
Report Abuse
31/08/2009 21:36:00

Barry has not put a foot wrong since he's been at the club, and when he has'nt won motm, he has benn pretty damn close...imho
cityman51
Report Abuse
31/08/2009 22:48:00

Barry Is covering the whole of the defensive line in front of Kolo and the gang and is doing a brilliant job, he has brought balance to the left side of defence and therefore it is now more difficult for opposing sides to attack that area. We have been lucky so far with teams missing relatively easy chances, but the more games we get under our belt the better we will become.
buzz lightyear
Report Abuse
01/09/2009 07:50:00

I voted for Barry - best value for money transfer of the summer.
Thaibluefan
Report Abuse
01/09/2009 08:28:00

Given it was a 1-0 and pompey are weak in midfield I thought Adebayor... match winner!
jim4pompey
Report Abuse
02/09/2009 17:22:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester City Articles

City Come Unstuck Against Stuttgart (Saturday August 1 2015)

Dzeko Fee Now Agreed (Saturday August 1 2015)

Two More Out For Experience (Saturday August 1 2015)

Jovetic Makes Inter Milan Switch (Friday July 31 2015)

Bony To Get Stuttgart Run Out (Friday July 31 2015)

Three Fixtures Selected For TV (Friday July 31 2015)

Unal Heads Out On Loan (Friday July 31 2015)

Stones Me - A New Link (Thursday July 30 2015)

Fofana Heads To France (Wednesday July 29 2015)

EDS Lads Did Their Bit! (Wednesday July 29 2015)

Archived Manchester City Articles

List All VMC Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Skoorb 11
2. Buzz Lightyear 6
3. CITYBOY1000 6
4. citizhun 5
5. Bluedub 4
6. VMC Admin 3
7. Brutto 3
8. nedkelly 2
9. fifthcolumnblue 2
10. cityman51 2

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
6. Everton 0 0 0 0 0 0
7. Leicester City 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Liverpool 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Man City 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Newcastle 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Norwich 0 0 0 0 0 0

Manchester City Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Lack of Cutting Edge A Common Theme In Pre-Season
Swansea : 01/08/2015 23:54:01
Liverpool: Deal For Brazilian Starlet Done
Liverpool : 01/08/2015 22:59:00
Norwich City 2 - 1 Brentford
Norwich : 01/08/2015 21:41:00
Liverpool: Ibe Impresses Again In HJK Win
Liverpool : 01/08/2015 20:16:01
No Colo For Monchengladbach Defeat
Newcastle : 01/08/2015 19:35:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Which of these if signed alone is enough for the coming season?
Suggested By:  Saved Millz
Paul Pogba 44%
De Bruyne 22%
Sterling 10%
Delph 4%
Bellarabi 2%
Wilshere 2%
Promote EDS Stars 16%