UK time is: 07:43:03
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

VMC Man Of The Match Versus Liverpool



It's been coming. The tremendous work rate of Pablo Zabaleta, the Bobby MacDonald of the side stood out a mile in the turgid Liverpool nil niller...

It's often forgotten that Zabaleta only just turned 25 years old. The Argentian and his lung bursting efforts has already intimated his love for City and how he hopes he'll be here for many years to come.

Zaba now has 59 City starts to his name since he left Espanyol 1.5 years ago. It's testament to his tenacity that he has been able to nudge a resurgent Micah Richards out of the side on and off in recent times.

Zaba is a proper footballer in almost an old fashioned sense and is very often the side's unsung hero.

When City dig in for victory at Stoke this week, his aggression will be important, provided he doesn't dive into the tackles too often!!

Emmanuel Adebayor's tireless running is noted as is another commanding performance from Vincent Kompany, the man who would be skipper.

5. Pablo Zabaleta [56.52%]
25. Emmanuel Adebayor [17.39%]
33. Vincent Kompany [13.04%]
3. Wayne Bridge [8.7%]
39. Craig Bellamy [4.35%]
19. Joleon Lescott [0%]
8. Shaun Wright-Phillips [0%]
1. Shay Given [0%]
7. Stephen Ireland [0%]
34. Nigel De Jong [0%]
19. Joleon Lescott [0%]
18. Gareth Barry [0%]
11. Adam Johnson [0%]
48. Abdisalam Ibrahim 0 Votes - [0%]

The Story So Far:
FA Premier League unless stated

Carlos Tevez, 5 (Bolton A, Spurs A, Wolves A, Blackburn H, the rags H, LCSF1)
Nigel de Jong, 5 (Fulham H LC R3, West Ham H, Wigan Athletic A, Liverpool A, Chelsea H)
Craig Bellamy, 4 (Arsenal H, the rags A, Villa A, Sunderland H)
Gareth Barry, 3 (Blackburn A, Portsmouth A, Stoke H)
Shaun Wright-Phillips, 3 (C. Palace A LC R2, Burnley H, Arsenal H LC QF)
Wayne Bridge, 3 (Fulham H, Hull A, Stoke H, FAC5)
Micah Richards, 2 (the rags A LCSF2, Stoke A)
Emmanuel Adebayor, 2 (Wolves H, Portsmouth H)
Shay Given, 2 (Birmingham A, Everton A)
Pablo Zabaleta, 1 (Liverpool H)
Adam Johnson, 1 (Bolton, H)
Martin Petrov, 1 (Scunthorpe A FAC4)
Vincent Kompany, 1 (Middlesbrough A FAC3)
Roque Santa Cruz, 1 (Scunthorpe H LC R4)

City's 1-1 throwaway against Hull City registered no winner.

VMC's Previous Man Of The Season:

2007-2008 Elano Blumer
2008-2009 Stephen Ireland

JOIN VITAL MANCHESTER CITY

Vital Manchester City was the fastest growing independent City Website of 2009 with a worldwide membership of over 2,100 Blues strong. Thank you for your support! Get on board both here and in our buzzing forums as we prepare for 'Throw Hard 4: Stoke - The Final Conflict!'






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



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

The journalist

Writer: Johnny Baguette Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday February 22 2010

Time: 5:48PM

Your Comments

Damn right, mofo.
BlueWolfie
Really played well. Mr T has a battle on his hands
Once a Blue
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

Stats: Manchester City v Sunderland (Wednesday April 16 2014)

The Citizens versus The Black Cats (Wednesday April 16 2014)

The Ped Report Liverpool 3-2 City (Sunday April 13 2014)

The Reds versus The Citizens (Saturday April 12 2014)

Number 13 - Lucky For Some! (Thursday April 10 2014)

The Ped Report City 4-1 Southampton (Saturday April 5 2014)

Archived Articles

List All VMC Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Johnny Baguette 277
2. Skoorb 116
3. PhillyBlueMoon 101
4. rojo2010 96
5. Buzz Lightyear 87
6. citizhun 82
7. Bluedub 77
8. Spooks 76
9. fifthcolumnblue 75
10. kennyclementstache 60

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Liverpool 34 24 5 5 +51 77
2. Chelsea 34 23 6 5 +42 75
3. Man City 33 22 5 6 +54 71
4. Arsenal 34 20 7 7 +18 67
5. Everton 34 19 9 6 +21 66
6. Spurs 34 18 6 10 +0 60
7. Man Utd 33 17 6 10 +18 57

Breaking League News

Twist and Shake
Chelsea : 17/04/2014 07:19:00
It's unofficial: Man City Won't Win the League
Chelsea : 17/04/2014 07:17:00
Should they stay or should they go?
Spurs : 17/04/2014 06:04:00
The NUFC Gospel According To Tyler
Newcastle : 16/04/2014 23:36:00
Sunderland Halt Citeh's Charge
Sunderland : 16/04/2014 23:24:00
Crystal Palace : 16/04/2014 22:18:00
Sunderland : 16/04/2014 22:17:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Yaya Injured - Who Should Partner Fernandinho In Midfield?
Suggested By:  Gerry Gow
Javi Garcia 10%
Jimmy Milner 90%