UK time is: 11:36:33
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

The VMC Man of The Match No. 36 v Notts County



Resurgent Micah Richards was one of only two City players to emerge from the debacle at Notts County with any credit. He's the VMC Forum's Man Of The Match...

It's often easily forgotten that the England capped Micah is still only 22 years old and has 165 City league and cup starts to his name.

The powerful MCFC Academy graduate played as if his life depended upon it at Meadow Lane whilst many of his colleagues trudged through the motions.

With Juventus lurking, City would do well today to hold on to any player who shows guts and desire. Micah is still learning his trade and may still yet have a big part to play this season. Already many Blues are calling for Micah to secure the right back slot and for Jerome Boateng to move into a central role alongside Vincent Kompany.

Today we wait for news of the leg injury that saw the thundering right back forced out of the game.

It was Micah's superb run and cross that made Edin Dzeko's confidence boosting first City goal. Dzeko's efforts in the Meadow Lane swamp did not go unnoticed.

2. Micah Richards 83.33%
10. Edin Dzeko 16.67%
25. Joe Hart 0%
17. Jerome Boateng 0%
19. Joleon Lescott 0%
5. Pablo Zabaleta 0%
7. James Milner 0%
24. Patrick Vieira 0%
18. Gareth Barry 0%
42. Gnegneri Toure Yaya 0%
27. Joao Alves Jo 0
4. Vincent Kompany 0%
13. Aleksandar Kolarov 0%
21. David Silva 0%

The Story So Far:
FA Premier League unless stated

Silva 7 (Salzburg A, ELGS Blackpool A, Poznan H, ELGS, Poznan A, ELGS, West Brom A, Stoke City A, Bolton H)
A Johnson 3(Blackburn H, Juventus A ELGS, Leicester H FAC3R)
Y Toure 3(Timisoara A, ELQ31L, Juventus H, ELGS, West Ham A)
Hart 3 (Spurs A, Blackpool H, Arsenal A)
Kompany 3 (Sunderland A, Chelsea H, Newcastle H)
Richards 2(Arsenal H, Notts County A FAC4)
Tevez 2(Wigan A, Wolves H)
Milner 2 (Salzburg H,ELGS, Leicester A FAC3)
Barry 2(Liverpool H, Newcastle A)
Kolarov 2(Fulham A, Villa A)
Balotelli (Villa H)
Zabaleta (Everton H)
De Jong (Birmingham H)
K Toure (the rags H)
Adebayor (Wolves A)
Boyata (Timisoara H, ELQ32L)
A Johnson (Blackburn H)
Given (West Brom A, LC3)

VMC's Previous Man Of The Season:
Based upon MOTM polls won

2007-2008 Elano Blumer
2008-2009 Stephen Ireland
2009-2010 Carlos Tevez

CITY GO TO BRUM ON VMC:

Head for the VMC Match Day Experience Forum for the build up and beyond to City's return to Premier League action away at Birmingham City on Wednesday night.





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 January 31 2011

Time: 12:23PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Fully deserved. If it wasn't for Micah's desire we'd be out of the cup. Hope the injury is not serious.
Bluedub
Report Abuse
31/01/2011 14:46:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Manchester City Articles

The Ped Report.. City 1-2 Barcelona (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Praise For Suarez But Confidence Remains (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Hart - We'll Give It Everything (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Pellegrini Post Barcelona Defeat (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Stats: Manchester City v Barcelona (Tuesday February 24 2015)

City Bury Carrington In 5yr Deal (Tuesday February 24 2015)

Team News - City v Barcelona (Monday February 23 2015)

Others Can Fill The Yaya Void (Monday February 23 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 253
2. Buzz Lightyear 251
3. Johnny Baguette 231
4. fifthcolumnblue 143
5. kennyclementstache 120
6. rojo2010 114
7. Bluedub 108
8. citizhun 87
9. CITYBOY1000 70
10. johnkelv 54

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Man City 5 - 0 Newcastle
Stoke 1 - 4 Man City
Man City 1 - 1 Hull City
Chelsea 1 - 1 Man City
Man City 0 - 2 Arsenal
Everton 1 - 1 Man City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Chelsea 26 18 6 2 +34 60
2. Man City 26 16 7 3 +31 55
3. Arsenal 26 14 6 6 +20 48
4. Man Utd 26 13 8 5 +18 47
5. Southampton 26 14 4 8 +19 46
6. Liverpool 26 13 6 7 +9 45
7. Spurs 26 13 5 8 +5 44

Breaking League News

Wenger - Everton Response Is Important
Arsenal : 27/02/2015 11:32:00
Chelsea Injury Table - The Walking Wounded List
Chelsea : 27/02/2015 11:24:00
Burnley Injury Table - The Walking Wounded List!
Burnley : 27/02/2015 11:22:00
The Arsenal Injury Table... Walking Wounded List!
Arsenal : 27/02/2015 11:20:00
Aston Villa Injury Table ... And Our Oppo
Aston Villa : 27/02/2015 11:18:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

CL - Barcelona MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Hart 26%
Zabaleta 12%
Kompany 0%
Demichelis 0%
Clichy 0%
Nasri 0%
Fernando 0%
Milner 0%
Silva 25%
Dzeko 0%
Aguero 25%
Sub - Fernandinho 0%
Sub - Bony 12%
Sub - Sagna 0%