Vital Football

Latest Manchester City News

Manchester City 1 - Wolves 0 - Stats

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
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester City Articles

(Audio) Silva Will Miss Tottenham Game

Manchester City midfielder David SIlva looks set to miss next week's game against Tottenham Hotspur due to an ankle injury.

Aftermath: Man City 1-3 Leicester City

Irrespective of the fact that up until this seismic result the Premier League title race had been wide open amid media assertions that nobody wants it, all upcoming commitments and important injuries

Pellegrini: We Didn't Play Well (Audio)

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini said he couldn't complain at his sides defeat after they were beaten 3-0 by high-flying Leicester City.

Stats: Manchester City v Leicester City

All the stats from Manchester City (1) vs (3) Leicester City, The Etihad Stadium, 6/2/2016 12h45 GMT Att: 54, 693

Archived VMC Articles

VMC articles from

Site Journalists

Tudor
Profile
Johnny Baguette
Profile
Pedmachine
Profile
PhillyBlueMoon
Profile
Lorna Silva
Profile
Sedgie
Profile
Skoorb
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

On average how often you do visit this site?
Suggested By: Tudor
At least once a day46%
Every day16%
Couple of times a week16%
Couple of times a month0%
Rarely 22%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Leicester City 24 14 8 2 50 18
2 Man City 24 14 5 5 47 23
3 Spurs 24 12 9 3 45 25
4 Arsenal 24 13 6 5 45 15
5 Man Utd 24 11 7 6 40 10
6 West Ham 24 10 9 5 39 10
7 Southampton 24 9 7 8 34 8
8 Liverpool 24 9 7 8 34 -4
9 Watford 24 9 6 9 33 1
10 Stoke 24 9 6 9 33 -4
11 Everton 24 7 11 6 32 9
12 Crystal Palace 24 9 4 11 31 -4
13 Chelsea 24 7 8 9 29 -2
14 WBA 24 7 8 9 29 -8
15 AFC Bournemouth 24 7 7 10 28 -10
16 Swansea 24 6 8 10 26 -9
17 Norwich 24 6 5 13 23 -18
18 Newcastle 24 5 6 13 21 -19
19 Sunderland 24 5 4 15 19 -19
20 Aston Villa 24 2 7 15 13 -22
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Manchester City Fixtures (view all)

Feb 6 2016 12:45PM : Leicester City (H)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 14 2016 4:15PM : Tottenham Hotspur (H)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Chelsea (a)
FA Cup
Feb 28 2016 12:00PM : Newcastle United (a)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 28 2016 4:30PM : Liverpool (a)
Capital One Cup
Mar 2 2016 8:00PM : Liverpool (a)
Barclays Premier League

Recent Manchester City Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Skoorb196
2.Buzz Lightyear164
3.Johnny Baguette136
4.Tudor131
5.Bluedub67
6.fifthcolumnblue55
7.johnkelv35
8.PhillyBlueMoon28
9.citizhun28
10.Colin Is The King20