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Manchester City 2 - Newcastle United 1

Barclays Premier League

CoMS

28/01/09

Attendance: 42,280

Referee: Mike Jones

Manchester City
2 - 1
Newcastle United
Wright-Phillips (17) Bellamy (77)
 
Carroll (81)
 
Venue: CoMS
 
Attendance: 42,280
The Teams
Joe Hart
 
 
 
Steve Harper
 
 
Micah Richards
 
 
 
David Edgar
 
 
Nedum Onuoha
 
 
 
Steven Taylor
 
 
Vincent Kompany
 
 
 
Sebastien Bassong
 
 
Wayne Bridge
 
 
 
Jose Enrique
 
 
Pablo Zabaleta
 
 
(82)
 
Geremi
 
 
(90)
Stephen Ireland
 
 
 
Joey Barton
 
 
(64)
Nigel De Jong
 
 
(78)
 
Fabricio Coloccini
 
 
Wright-Phillips
 
 
(90)
 
Damien Duff
 
 
Robinho
 
 
 
Michael Owen
 
 
(19)
Craig Bellamy
 
 
 
Andrew Carroll
 
 
Substitutes
Kasper Schmeichel
 
 
 
Fraser Forster
 
 
Elano
 
 
(78)
 
Jonas Gutierrez
 
 
(19)
Darius Vassell
 
 
 
Xisco
 
 
Jo
 
 
 
Peter Lovenkrands
 
 
(64)
Javier Garrido
 
 
 
Kazenga LuaLua
 
 
(90)
Gelson Fernandes
 
 
(82)
 
Ryan Donaldson
 
 
Felipe Caicedo
 
 
(90)
 
Bradden Inman
 
 
Game Statistics
14
Goal Attempts
2
7
On Target
1
7
Corners
0
5
Offside
0
8
Fouls
15
1
Yellow Cards
2
0
Red Cards
0
56.2
%
43.8
Comments...
New signing Craig Bellamy stole the show with a display and debut goal worthy of winning the 'man of the match' award. 8 out of 10 for me.




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Writer: Tudor Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday January 28 2009

Time: 10:23PM

Your Comments

I hate saying this, but the stats speak for themselves. Job done and three points in the bag. Happy days.
Tudor
That man Zab once again, liked the look of de Jong think he will be a great asset and if Bellamy keeps it up I may have to start liking him lol
Doody
a good performance all in all......we bossed them most of the game.....only dissapointment is we didnt score more......and one mistake led to their goal....
lincolnblue
Strange performance this one. Thought we took our foot off the gas a bit once we had the first goal, and looked to be cruising. As you say, the stats don't lie, and we clearly owned them. Just wish we'd go for the jugular sometimes when we're in that position, should have been 3-0 up by half-time. Good debuts, can't wait to see how Bellamy does when Ireland Rob and SWP are on his wavelength.
fifthcolumnblue
Didn't feel as though we had so much of the possesion at points in the second half!
fifthcolumnblue
 

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