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Manchester City 3 - Inter Milan 0

The Dublin Super Cup

Aviva Stadium, Dublin

31/07/11

Attendance:

Referee:

Manchester City
3 - 0
Inter Milan
Balotelli (45), Dzeko (46), Johnson (90)
 
 
Venue: Aviva Stadium, Dublin
 
Attendance:
The Teams
Joe Hart
 
 
 
Julio Cesar
 
 
Micah Richards
 
 
 
Andrea Ranocchia
 
 
Joleon Lescott
 
 
 
Cristian Chivu
 
 
Vincent Kompany
 
 
 
Luca Caldirola
 
 
(70)
Aleksandar Kolarov
 
 
(88)
 
Matteo Blanchetti
 
 
James Milner
 
 
(80)
 
Ricardo Alvarez
 
 
(64)
Yaya Toure
 
 
(88)
 
Wesley Sneijder
 
 
(76)
David Silva
 
 
 
Dejan Stankovic
 
 
(77)
Nigel de Jong
 
 
 
Lorenzo Crisetig
 
 
(26)
Edin Dzeko
 
 
 
Goran Pandev
 
 
Mario Balotelli
 
 
(75)
 
Samuel Eto'o
 
 
Substitutes
Stuart Taylor
 
 
 
Luca Castellazzi
 
 
Adam Johnson
 
 
(80)
 
Davide Santon
 
 
(76)
Karim Rekik
 
 
(88)
 
Walter Samuel
 
 
Dedryck Boyata
 
 
 
Giampaolo Pazzini
 
 
(64)
Gareth Barry
 
 
 
Felici Natalino
 
 
(70)
Denis Suarez
 
 
(88)
 
Sulley Muntari
 
 
(26)
Wright - Phillips
 
 
(75)
 
McDonald Mariga
 
 
(77)
Game Statistics
16
Goal Attempts
19
11
On Target
7
6
Corners
11
7
Offside
2
14
Fouls
5
0
Yellow Cards
0
0
Red Cards
0
Comments...
City hardly broke into a sweat this afternoon following a 3-0 convincing win of Inter Milan. Performances from David Silva, Joe Hart and Yaya Toure were top-notch and goals from Balotelli, Dzeko and Johnson seemed effortless.

Roberto Mancini and the lads bring home the first trophy of the season, next Sunday let's hope they bring home their second.




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Date:Sunday July 31 2011

Time: 7:18PM

Your Comments

Bit of a humdinger! City slickers and no mistake. Wembley next!
Johnny Baguette
Really impressed by both some of the individual performances and the team performance as a whole. Dzeko is starting to look the part ( should have had a brace but for a very dubious offside call), Silva was, is and always will be pure class, Balotelli was a beast and I also thought Milner did well. The defending was particularly good, and though the stats will show they had more goal attempts than us, what it won't tell you is that all but 2-3 were from 30 yards out. Preseason seldom matters, but it does hint at what's to come - and I for one most definitely like what I see!
fifthcolumnblue
What a team Mancini has built and continues to build. Granted it was only a friendly but we beat Inter with the sort of ease you'd expect us to beat a League One side. Powerful, technical, dominant. Happy for Dzeko, whose bad luck seemed to continue when his first goal was disallowed wrongly for offside (see what happens when you get a good cross in to him, this was lacking too much last season), but then he got his goal after a stunning pass by Silva. Hats off to Kolarov who looked like a man whose place is under threat, miles better than we're used to seeing. Hopefully we can repeat this performance against Stretford.
StuMCFC
 

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