Vital Football

Latest Manchester City News

City's Starting XI v Arsenal

City's Starting XI v Arsenal


City Line-Up:

(4-4-3)

1) Shay Given

5) Pablo Zabaleta
28) Kolo Toure (c)
33) Vincent Kompany
3) Wayne Bridge

34) Nigel de Jong
24) Patrick Vieira
18) Gareth Barry

11) Adam Johnson
32) Carlos Tevez
39) Craig Bellamy

Subs:

37) Gunnar Nielsen
2) Micah Richards
4) Nedum Onouha
7) Stephen Ireland
8) Shaun Wright-Phillips
14) Roque Santa Cruz
25) Emmanuel Adebayor

Interesting team selection here, I think we all could have guessed that Adebayor may have been on the bench and that Mancini's lieutenant Patrick Vieira may start against his old club but the dropping of Onouha really does bemuse me. He's been brilliant since he's come back into the team and deserves a run in the side but it's obvious how highly Mancini rates Zabaleta so that's who he's opted for instead. It's a very strong bench though so let's really go at Arsenal and take advantage of Spurs' slip-up.

Do you agree with Mancini's Team Selection?



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

Writer:bigal84
Date:Saturday April 24 2010
Time: 4:57PM

Comments

0
Whoa, three holding midfielders?!
JT_daniel
24/04/2010 18:05:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester City Articles

Stats: Manchester City v Crystal Palace

All the stats from Manchester City (5) vs (0) Crystal Palace, The Etihad Stadium, 23/9/17 15h00 BST Att: 53,526

Follow Man City v Crystal Palace Live On Twitter

With pre-match build up well underway, and only a few short hours to kick-off, most will be travelling, some will already be warming up their seats...

Man City v Crystal Palace Live Streams & Global TV Coverage

This afternoon's game at the Etihad is not being broadcast live within the UK, but if you live elsewhere on the planet you'll be well catered for.

The Ped Interim Report

When the Ped's Away, City Will Play

Archived VMC Articles

VMC articles from

Site Journalists

Tudor (VMC Editor)
Editor email
Profile
Johnny Baguette
no email
Profile
Pedmachine
no email
Profile
Skoorb
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Your Favourite Goal From The Pummelling of Palace?
Suggested By: Shaun Gloater
Sané (44')30%
Sterling (51')14%
Sterling (59')14%
Agüero (79') 0%
Delph (89')42%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Manchester City Results (view all)

Manchester City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Johnny Baguette456
2.Buzz Lightyear418
3.Skoorb367
4.Rising207
5.BamaEngineer205
6.Bluedub142
7.johnkelv109
8.kennyclementstache86
9.Colin Is The King81
10.citizhun42
Write for Vital Football