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Aston Villa 1 - Manchester City 0

Barclays Premier League

Villa Park

22/01/11

Attendance: 37,315

Referee: Howard Webb

Aston Villa
1 - 0
Manchester City
Bent (18)
 
 
Venue: Villa Park
 
Attendance: 37,315
The Teams
Brad Friedel
 
 
 
Joe Hart
 
 
Carlos Cuellar
 
 
 
Jerome Boateng
 
 
James Collins
 
 
 
Kolo Toure
 
 
Richard Dunne
 
 
 
Vincent Kompany
 
 
Ciaran Clark
 
 
 
Aleksandar Kolarov
 
 
Marc Albrighton
 
 
 
Nigel De Jong
 
 
Stiliyan Petrov
 
 
(88)
 
Gareth Barry
 
 
(57)
Stewart Downing
 
 
 
David Silva
 
 
Gabriel Agbonlahor
 
 
 
Toure Yaya
 
 
Ashley Young
 
 
 
Carlos Tevez
 
 
Darren Bent
 
 
 
Edin Dzeko
 
 
Substitutes
Andy Marshall
 
 
 
Shay Given
 
 
Robert Pires
 
 
 
Pablo Zabaleta
 
 
Nathan Delfouneso
 
 
 
James Milner
 
 
Nigel Reo-Coker
 
 
(88)
 
Adam Johnson
 
 
(57)
Barry Bannan
 
 
 
Joleon Lescott
 
 
Chris Herd
 
 
 
Patrick Vieira
 
 
Nathan Baker
 
 
 
Jo
 
 
Game Statistics
10
Goal Attempts
24
8
On Target
14
2
Corners
13
1
Offside
2
11
Fouls
11
1
Yellow Cards
1
0
Red Cards
0
45
%
55
Comments...
A stubborn but resolute Villa defence held the line after Darren Bent scored on his debut for the Midlands side.

I would have to say City may have blown their title chances and perhaps now we should concentrate on finishing in the top four.

Well done Villa.




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Writer: Tudor Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday January 23 2011

Time: 8:36AM

Your Comments

Its not sour grapes when I say that Villa were lucky, but the fault lies with City in a ver poor first half showing. Not seen barry have a decent game yet against his old Club and when he was subbed, that when we started to dominate. Credit to Dunney and his mates for keeping us out and he did a top job on Dzeko. Bob take note man for man marking does work.
Buzz Lightyear
thanks for the compliments :D bt seriously u r in 3 rd place how can u just write ureself off like that if u carry on consistently getting gd results and teams above u drop points ur right back in it + u still have to play man u anyway i think, and arsenal always drop off at the end of the season and are always too inconsistent for the title so u dont even need to worry about them
Avillian136
Though yesterday was just a bad day for man city. Passed it around nicely but literally got nowhere with not really a clear chance. You will definately get champions league because you are a great team and could of easily won yesterday, good game, frustrating from city's point of view but i wont complain.
P.Avfc
 

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