Date:Sunday May 15 2011
Darren Bent scored twice in a 2-1 win for Aston Villa at the Emirates Stadium earlier today which means Villa's threat of relegation has disappeared. But more importantly from a Manchester City perspective the gates are most certainly open to overtake Arsenal and finish the season in third.
This is what Arsene Wenger had to say following his teams defeat.
'Mathematically [third spot] is not in our hands anymore but the Premier League is special this year and we have to respond in our last game and see what happens.'
'Yes, [our home form has cost us this season] and our home form against teams who do not play for the [title has cost us].'
'Our job is to win football games and when we don't do it we cannot be happy. We're disappointed because we made a very bad start, we had a lot of energy to come back in to the game but overall we were punished for a flat start. We lacked sharpness, quick vision and Aston Villa defended quite well, that explains it.'
The last seven days has been awe inspiring. I just wonder if the next seven will be as good as the last.
Arsenal 1-2 Aston Villa
Date:Sunday May 15 2011
The Ped Report Liverpool 3-2 City (Sunday April 13 2014)
Stats: Liverpool v Manchester City (Sunday April 13 2014)
The Reds versus The Citizens (Saturday April 12 2014)
Interview With A Scouser - The Opposition View (Friday April 11 2014)
City Summer Transfer Planning Well Advanced Again (Thursday April 10 2014)
Number 13 - Lucky For Some! (Thursday April 10 2014)
The Ped Report City 4-1 Southampton (Saturday April 5 2014)
Stats: Manchester City v Southampton (Saturday April 5 2014)
New Season New Challenge For City's Women's Team (Saturday April 5 2014)
The Citizens verus The Saints (Friday April 4 2014)
|Man Utd||0||-||3||Man City|
|Hull City||0||-||2||Man City|
|3. Man City||32||22||4||6||+54||70|
|7. Man Utd||33||17||6||10||+18||57|
|Ref Watch: Webb to officiate Cardiff v Stoke
» Stoke : 15/04/2014 22:04:00
|Begovic wins Chelsea man of the match poll
» Stoke : 15/04/2014 21:44:00
|Mel - No Fear Ahead Of Man City Trip
» WBA : 15/04/2014 19:50:00
|Speroni Hits 100 Clean Sheets
» Crystal Palace : 15/04/2014 19:27:00
|Arsenal v West Ham - Line-Ups
» West Ham : 15/04/2014 19:04:00
|Ireland pens 3-year Stoke contract
» Stoke : 15/04/2014 18:47:00
|UNCONFIRMED - Arsenal vs West Ham Team News
» Arsenal : 15/04/2014 18:27:00