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Stoke City 1 - Manchester City 0

Barclays Premier League

Britannia Stadium

31/01/09

Attendance: 27,236

Referee: Martin Atkinson

Stoke City
1 - 0
Manchester City
Beattie (45 +5)
 
 
Venue: Britannia Stadium
 
Attendance: 27,236
The Teams
Thomas Sorensen
 
 
 
Joe Hart
 
 
Andy Wilkinson
 
 
 
Micah Richards
 
 
Ryan Shawcross
 
 
 
Vincent Kompany
 
 
Abdoulaye Faye
 
 
 
Nedum Onuoha
 
 
Danny Pugh
 
 
 
Wayne Bridge
 
 
Rory Delap
 
 
 
Wright-Phillips
 
 
Glenn Whelan
 
 
 
Nigel De Jong
 
 
(72)
Amdy Faye
 
 
(78)
 
Pablo Zabaleta
 
 
(55)
Matthew Etherington
 
 
(86)
 
Stephen Ireland
 
 
James Beattie
 
 
 
Craig Bellamy
 
 
Ricardo Fuller
 
 
(46)
 
Robinho
 
 
Substitutes
Steve Simonsen
 
 
 
Kasper Schmeichel
 
 
Seyi Olofinjana
 
 
 
Gelson Fernandes
 
 
Richard Cresswel
 
 
(46)
 
Javier Garrido
 
 
Liam Lawrence
 
 
 
Elano
 
 
(55)
Andy Griffin
 
 
(78)
 
Felipe Caicedo
 
 
(72)
Dave Kitson
 
 
 
Jo
 
 
Ibrahima Sonko
 
 
(86)
 
Darius Vassell
 
 
Game Statistics
7
Goal Attempts
17
4
On Target
7
7
Corners
6
0
Offside
1
9
Fouls
9
1
Yellow Cards
1
1
Red Cards
0
42
%
58




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Writer: Tudor Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday January 31 2009

Time: 3:20PM

Your Comments

There are no stats to cover how much of my finger-nails are missing, how many times I banged my head against the wall, how hoarse my voice is from shouting at the computer or how many hours I will now need to spend in a darkened room to overcome the shame of that limp performance against such industrial opponents. Disgusted.
fifthcolumnblue
Think a man of the match poll after that shower is a bit optimistic. How about a "which player doesn't deserve a kick in the a**e after that rubbish" poll?
fifthcolumnblue
lol fifthcolumnblue. Perhaps you should ask the very same question in the City Chat forum. I'm sure it prove a huge success.
Tudor
44 million quid of new recruits and we still can't be motivated or creative enough to see off a 10 man side who hadn't scored at home in 4 games. Total embarrassment for Hughes to face again.
Johnny Baguette
Daisy, Fresian, Ermentrude, Guernsey, Aberdeen Angus, Jersey, Parsley, Buttercup, Sirloin, Rump, Bluebell; all silly moo's so..........out to grass! PRIDE IN CATTLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
kennyclementstache
As I said in another posting if we can't win this game (and I meant against 11 men) it's goodbye top 6 finish. Hang your heads in shame guys we fans deserve better.
Doody
The stats count for nothing if you don't score. We gave Sorensen an easy afternoon. I swear he could have dozed off for half an hour with no risk.
Sindbad
shame it wasnt a game of Rugby........the amount of shots that went over the bar would have scored loads of points....!!!
lincolnblue
Had a few more of those attempts been on target it may have been a different story in the papers this morning. Robinho is not looking happy.
Buzz Lightyear
 

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