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Manchester City
1 - 0
Wolves

Barclays Premier League

City of Manchester Stadium

22/08/09

Attendance: 47,287

Referee: Lee Mason

Manchester CityWolves
Adebayor (17)
Shay Given     Wayne Hennessey    
Micah Richards     Richard Stearman    
Richard Dunne     Jody Craddock    
Kolo Toure     Michael Mancienne    
Wayne Bridge     Stephen Ward     (74)
Wright-Phillips     Karl Henry    
Stephen Ireland     Greg Halford     (46)
Gareth Barry     David Edwards    
Carlos Tevez     (73) Matthew Jarvis    
Emmanuel Adebayor     Nenad Milijas     (46)
De Souza Robinho     (83) Andrew Keogh    
Substitutes
Stuart Taylor     Marcus Hahnemann    
Nedum Onuoha     George Elokobi     (46)
Pablo Zabaleta     Andrew Surman    
Martin Petrov     David Jones    
Nigel De Jong     (83) Christophe Berra    
Craig Bellamy     (73) Sam Vokes     (74)
Vladimir Weiss     Kevin Doyle     (46)
Game Statistics
16
Goal Attempts
10
11
On Target
2
5
Corners
6
6
Offside
4
7
Fouls
11
0
Yellow Cards
1
0
Red Cards
0
58.1
%
41.9

Writer:Tudor
Date:Sunday August 23 2009
Time: 1:12PM

Comments

0
16 attempts, with 11 on target? It really wasn't our day to score a bucket-load was it? Last year however, this would have been one of those games that would have ended 0-0 (or worse), so we can at least be greatful for the full 3 points and another clean sheet. Remember folks, the Tampons didn't always have each and every game sewn up the way they should have done, but still came out on top, going on to win the league. Yes, it was a pretty poor performance (particularly at home), and we need to grab each game by the scruff of the neck; after Portsmouth, the following two games are going to be a little more difficult.
BlueWolfie
23/08/2009 13:19:00
0
Can I just ask how Martin Petrov got onto the MOTM poll, and who in the hell is actually voting for him?!
fifthcolumnblue
23/08/2009 14:32:00
0
Yes the stats prove that we were the best team and we deserved to win. Petrov must have been pretty impressive at warming up to have made the man of the match poll seeing as he never got on the pitch - at least whoever suggested him didn't wish to embarrass Craig Bellamy by nominating after a shocking contribution when he came on as a sub yesterday!
Kevinho
23/08/2009 14:59:00
0
FCB, I think Martin must be a VMC member or his mother s and they voted for him for best polishing of the Berti.
Buzz Lightyear
23/08/2009 20:55:00
0
Somebodys seriously having a laugh as Petrov now has 7% of the man of the match vote and he never got on the pitch! This is almost as funny as when Berti was voted man of the match after the Bolton match on the MEN website with about 60% of the vote - not bad for somebody who miscontrolled the ball and almost set up an equaliser that day!
Kevinho
23/08/2009 22:59:00
0
They dont count the shot off the bar as on target, but they had three chances and nearly scored, we will come up against better teams than this and I hope we gel sooner than later.
Buzz Lightyear
24/08/2009 18:12:00
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