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Man City
2 - 0
Aston Villa

Prioritised Premier League Match 2

City of Manchester Stadium

4/3/09 - 7.45pm

Attendance: 40,137

Referee: C. Foy

Man CityAston Villa
Elano (23), Wright-Phillips (88)Yes Nobody
Given     Friedel    
Zabaleta     Cuellar     87
Onuoha     Davies     45
Dunne     Knight    
Bridge     L. Young    
Wright-Phillips     Milner    
Ireland     Petrov    
Kompany     Barry    
De Jong     46 A. Young    
Elano     82 Agbonlahor    
Caicedo     73 Heskey    
Substitutes
Evans     73 Guzan    
Fernandes     46 Gardner     87
Berti     Reo-coker    
Garrido     Delfouneso    
Hart     Harewood    
Bojinov     82 Carew     45
Vassell     Shorey    
Game Statistics
15
Goal Attempts
7
7
On Target
5
6
Corners
5
7
Fouls
11
1
Yellow Cards
2
0
Red Cards
0
45
%
55
Comments...
Thank God we threw the UEFA Cup, imagine how badly the last two games could've gone if our players hadn't received a rest eh.

I know it went wrong today but let's not focus on players out of position, failure to sub players who simply aren't in the game or any of the normal things we focus on.

The rest was needed and although it's taking a couple of games we will bounce back.

Maybe to 5th place as opposed to a league win but we will bounce back. We keep being told it, and you know how it works, the more you claim something, the more truth it gains.

Writer:Mike Field
Date:Wednesday March 4 2009
Time: 9:48PM

Comments

0
Bunch of pussies. Cant hack the pressure
medzy
04/03/2009 21:51:00
0
Horrible!
Adam Deuce
04/03/2009 21:53:00
0
There is an old saying "don't put all your eggs in 1 basket" and I think foolishly MON has. With that UEFA cup fiasco. Why are the players tired? Played to many games. Why have they played so many games because MON wanted a run in the UEFA cup which meant Inter two bob and then threw the towel in when we got a good shot of progressing. WTF? I am so****ed offright now!
iomvilla
04/03/2009 22:04:00
0
if we finish 5/6th do you think we'll go for the inter toto this year???
avflell
04/03/2009 22:07:00
0
I think if we finish 5th or 6th Ashley and Gareth may be playing their football elsewhere next year.....
iomvilla
04/03/2009 22:17:00
0
Sarcasm is the lowest form of wit you know. Don't try saying it is irony! Terrible result. I shall have to kick the cat.
chocolate teapot
04/03/2009 22:22:00
0
well gareth would be a massive loss to us.....i'm not so sure about ashley young on his day he's brilliant but those DAYS are becoming less and less frequent...
avflell
04/03/2009 22:27:00
0
still a long way to guys. we will face United, Chelsea & Liverpool in May, so this will go down right till the last game of the season, although i hope we'll seal it well before that. still it's yu guys with the advantage anyway, we have two cup games on hand before our next league game, and yu have a long long break till yu face the spuddies. hope those useless bunch of *****ers do us a favour, but anyway best of luck..
luckys_10
04/03/2009 22:30:00
0
Maybe we have been over achieving with some of the results, especially some away from home. We now need to get back to the training ground over the next two weeks and develop a plan B!!
AMS78
04/03/2009 22:41:00
0
6th .. but were goin for 5th now :@
Blitz
04/03/2009 23:47:00
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