UK time is: 19:15:22
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Manchester City 1 - Blackpool 0

Barclays Premier League

City of Manchester Stadium

01/01/11

Attendance: 47,296

Referee: Mark Clattenburg

Manchester City
1 - 0
Blackpool
A Johnson (34)
 
 
Venue: City of Manchester Stadium
 
Attendance: 47,296
The Teams
Joe Hart
 
 
 
Richard Kingson
 
 
Jerome Boateng
 
 
 
Neal Eardley
 
 
Vincent Kompany
 
 
 
Craig Cathcart
 
 
Joleon Lescott
 
 
 
Ian Evatt
 
 
Aleksandar Kolarov
 
 
(58)
 
Stephen Crainey
 
 
Nigel De Jong
 
 
 
Ludovic Sylvestre
 
 
(46)
Gareth Barry
 
 
 
David Vaughan
 
 
Adam Johnson
 
 
 
Charlie Adam
 
 
Toure Yaya
 
 
(85)
 
Luke Varney
 
 
(82)
David Silva
 
 
(64)
 
Dudley Campbell
 
 
Carlos Tevez
 
 
 
Taylor-Fletcher
 
 
(74)
Substitutes
Shay Given
 
 
 
Mark Halstead
 
 
Micah Richards
 
 
 
Keith Southern
 
 
Pablo Zabaleta
 
 
(58)
 
Brett Ormerod
 
 
(74)
James Milner
 
 
(64)
 
Alex Baptiste
 
 
Wright-Phillips
 
 
 
Matt Phillips
 
 
(46)
Patrick Vieira
 
 
(85)
 
Rob Edwards
 
 
Jo
 
 
 
David Carney
 
 
(82)
Game Statistics
15
Goal Attempts
8
4
On Target
6
10
Corners
4
11
Fouls
9
0
Yellow Cards
0
0
Red Cards
0
56
%
44




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The journalist

Writer: Tudor Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday January 1 2011

Time: 5:11PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Could and should have finished them off in the first half. Blackpool's fresher legs almost cost us in the second half but we stood firm and secured another shutout and a vital 3 pts.
eighthsin
Report Abuse
01/01/2011 17:34:00

How we didnt score 5 i will never know still the 3 points are bagged and another game of the season is gone!
mark.mcfc
Report Abuse
01/01/2011 18:17:00

No bookings!? Wow, Clatterburg almost had a decent game today. Should have wrapped this one up early, with Tevez particularly guilty of scorning at least 3 decent chances as well as the penalty. Must have been the orange boots he was wearing!
fifthcolumnblue
Report Abuse
01/01/2011 18:29:00

Well I was there and we bossed nearly the entire game except towards the end we became very complacent and Blackpool could have snatched an equalizer. We missed so many chances that I was waiting for the "Typical City" moment and if not for a couple of great saves by Joe, it might have been. Worryingly, we seemed to dry up as a unit after Silva's injury, I'm not sure we have an able backup for him, and wonder if we may try to buy one.
StuMCFC
Report Abuse
01/01/2011 19:14:00

Yeah we really started too become more unsure about ourself after Silva got injured and gave blackpool enough space and confident for them too start attacking.
BlueMan 87
Report Abuse
01/01/2011 22:30:00

There is no two ways about it Silva is the engine that drives us and without him we tend to cruise ....
Doody
Report Abuse
02/01/2011 05:23:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester City Articles

Liverpool v City (Team News) (Saturday February 28 2015)

The Ped Report.. City 1-2 Barcelona (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Praise For Suarez But Confidence Remains (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Hart - We'll Give It Everything (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Pellegrini Post Barcelona Defeat (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Stats: Manchester City v Barcelona (Tuesday February 24 2015)

Archived Manchester City Articles

List All VMC Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Skoorb 260
2. Buzz Lightyear 255
3. Johnny Baguette 231
4. fifthcolumnblue 145
5. kennyclementstache 126
6. rojo2010 114
7. Bluedub 114
8. citizhun 87
9. CITYBOY1000 70
10. johnkelv 57

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Man City 5 - 0 Newcastle
Stoke 1 - 4 Man City
Man City 1 - 1 Hull City
Chelsea 1 - 1 Man City
Man City 0 - 2 Arsenal
Everton 1 - 1 Man City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Chelsea 26 18 6 2 +34 60
2. Man City 26 16 7 3 +31 55
3. Man Utd 27 14 8 5 +20 50
4. Arsenal 26 14 6 6 +20 48
5. Southampton 27 14 4 9 +18 46
6. Liverpool 26 13 6 7 +9 45
7. Spurs 26 13 5 8 +5 44

Breaking League News

40 Points, Up to 8th In The League!
Swansea : 28/02/2015 18:48:00
Liverpool: Lawro Predicts 2014-15 - Man City (H)
Liverpool : 28/02/2015 18:43:00
AUDIO - Sam`s Disappointment
West Ham : 28/02/2015 17:58:00
Good Positive Post Match Interview From Sherwood
Aston Villa : 28/02/2015 17:55:00
Sunderland : 28/02/2015 17:29:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Liverpool v City
Suggested By:  VMC Admin
City win 44%
Liverpool win 42%
Draw 14%