BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE

Etihad Stadium

Attendance: 47007

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Manchester City

  • Gareth Barry 90' +3'

1 - 0

FT

  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Manchester City 1, Reading 0.

  • 90'

    Corner, Reading. Conceded by Scott Sinclair.

  • 90'

    Goal! Manchester City 1, Reading 0. Gareth Barry (Manchester City) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by David Silva with a cross.

  • 90'

    Attempt missed. Sergio Agüero (Manchester City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by James Milner.

  • 90'

    Joe Hart (Manchester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 90'

    Foul by Pavel Pogrebnyak (Reading).

  • 89'

    Attempt missed. David Silva (Manchester City) header from very close range is high and wide to the right. Assisted by James Milner with a cross.

  • 88'

    Jimmy Kébé (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 88'

    Foul by Pablo Zabaleta (Manchester City).

  • 87'

    Substitution, Reading. Nicky Shorey replaces Ian Harte because of an injury.

  • 87'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 86'

    Delay in match Ian Harte (Reading) because of an injury.

  • 85'

    Attempt missed. Scott Sinclair (Manchester City) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Gareth Barry.

  • 84'

    Substitution, Manchester City. James Milner replaces Karim Rekik.

  • 83'

    Attempt missed. Alex Pearce (Reading) header from a difficult angle on the right misses to the left. Assisted by Jobi McAnuff with a cross following a corner.

  • 82'

    Corner, Reading. Conceded by Kolo Touré.

  • 81'

    Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Mikele Leigertwood.

  • 81'

    Attempt blocked. Sergio Agüero (Manchester City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Yaya Touré.

  • 77'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 76'

    Delay in match Jay Tabb (Reading) because of an injury.

  • 75'

    Attempt saved. Pavel Pogrebnyak (Reading) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the top left corner. Assisted by Jimmy Kébé.

  • 75'

    Substitution, Manchester City. Scott Sinclair replaces Carlos Tévez.

  • 73'

    Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Adam Federici.

  • 72'

    Sergio Agüero (Manchester City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 72'

    Foul by Mikele Leigertwood (Reading).

  • 71'

    Yaya Touré (Manchester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 71'

    Foul by Mikele Leigertwood (Reading).

  • 71'

    Substitution, Reading. Danny Guthrie replaces Jem Karacan.

  • 70'

    Yaya Touré (Manchester City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 70'

    Jobi McAnuff (Reading) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 70'

    Foul by Yaya Touré (Manchester City).

  • 69'

    Foul by Sergio Agüero (Manchester City).

  • 69'

    Adrian Mariappa (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 67'

    Karim Rekik (Manchester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 67'

    Foul by Jimmy Kébé (Reading).

  • 67'

    Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Ian Harte.

  • 66'

    Mikele Leigertwood (Reading) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 66'

    Karim Rekik (Manchester City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 66'

    Foul by Mikele Leigertwood (Reading).

  • 66'

    Attempt missed. Edin Dzeko (Manchester City) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Carlos Tévez with a cross following a corner.

  • 65'

    Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Ian Harte.

  • 62'

    Attempt missed. Edin Dzeko (Manchester City) header from very close range misses to the left. Assisted by Pablo Zabaleta with a cross.

  • 60'

    Jimmy Kébé (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 60'

    Foul by Sergio Agüero (Manchester City).

  • 59'

    Substitution, Manchester City. Edin Dzeko replaces Javi García.

  • 58'

    Attempt missed. Carlos Tévez (Manchester City) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Yaya Touré with a cross.

  • 54'

    Javi García (Manchester City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 54'

    Foul by Pavel Pogrebnyak (Reading).

  • 54'

    Attempt missed. Alex Pearce (Reading) header from the left side of the six yard box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Ian Harte with a cross following a corner.

  • 53'

    Corner, Reading. Conceded by Karim Rekik.

  • 50'

    Javi García (Manchester City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 50'

    Foul by Jem Karacan (Reading).

  • 49'

    Gareth Barry (Manchester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 49'

    Foul by Chris Gunter (Reading).

  • 49'

    Attempt missed. Carlos Tévez (Manchester City) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Pablo Zabaleta.

  • 48'

    Attempt blocked. Kolo Touré (Manchester City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Yaya Touré.

  • 48'

    Sergio Agüero (Manchester City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 48'

    Foul by Jem Karacan (Reading).

  • 45'

    Second Half begins Manchester City 0, Reading 0.

  •  

    Match ends, Manchester City 1, Reading 0.

  • 45'

    First Half ends, Manchester City 0, Reading 0.

  • 45'

    Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Jimmy Kébé.

  • 42'

    Attempt missed. Matija Nastasic (Manchester City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is too high following a corner.

  • 42'

    Attempt blocked. Javi García (Manchester City) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Carlos Tévez with a cross.

  • 42'

    Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Ian Harte.

  • 42'

    Attempt blocked. Pablo Zabaleta (Manchester City) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Carlos Tévez.

  • 38'

    Offside, Reading. Jem Karacan tries a through ball, but Chris Gunter is caught offside.

  • 36'

    Mikele Leigertwood (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 36'

    Foul by Yaya Touré (Manchester City).

  • 35'

    Attempt saved. Gareth Barry (Manchester City) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Carlos Tévez with a cross.

  • 34'

    Karim Rekik (Manchester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 34'

    Foul by Jimmy Kébé (Reading).

  • 34'

    Foul by Karim Rekik (Manchester City).

  • 34'

    Chris Gunter (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 32'

    Attempt missed. Jem Karacan (Reading) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Jobi McAnuff.

  • 28'

    Karim Rekik (Manchester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 28'

    Foul by Pavel Pogrebnyak (Reading).

  • 27'

    Chris Gunter (Reading) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 27'

    Foul by Chris Gunter (Reading).

  • 27'

    Carlos Tévez (Manchester City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 27'

    Foul by Jem Karacan (Reading).

  • 27'

    David Silva (Manchester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 26'

    Foul by Mikele Leigertwood (Reading).

  • 26'

    David Silva (Manchester City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 22'

    Javi García (Manchester City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 22'

    Foul by Pavel Pogrebnyak (Reading).

  • 21'

    Sergio Agüero (Manchester City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 20'

    Jem Karacan (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 20'

    Foul by Sergio Agüero (Manchester City).

  • 17'

    Jimmy Kébé (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 17'

    Foul by Pablo Zabaleta (Manchester City).

  • 17'

    Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Ian Harte.

  • 17'

    Attempt blocked. Javi García (Manchester City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 17'

    Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Adrian Mariappa.

  • 16'

    Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Alex Pearce.

  • 16'

    Attempt blocked. Carlos Tévez (Manchester City) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

  • 16'

    Attempt saved. Carlos Tévez (Manchester City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Sergio Agüero.

  • 13'

    Jimmy Kébé (Reading) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 13'

    Foul by Karim Rekik (Manchester City).

  • 12'

    Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Ian Harte.

  • 12'

    Attempt blocked. David Silva (Manchester City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Carlos Tévez.

  • 11'

    Attempt missed. Sergio Agüero (Manchester City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by David Silva with a cross following a corner.

  • 11'

    Attempt blocked. Matija Nastasic (Manchester City) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by David Silva with a cross.

  • 11'

    Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Jimmy Kébé.

  • 9'

    Jobi McAnuff (Reading) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 9'

    Foul by David Silva (Manchester City).

  • 8'

    Attempt missed. Jobi McAnuff (Reading) header from the centre of the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Jimmy Kébé with a cross.

  • 7'

    Pavel Pogrebnyak (Reading) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 7'

    Foul by Javi García (Manchester City).

  • 5'

    Hand ball by Carlos Tévez (Manchester City).

  • 3'

    Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Chris Gunter.

  • 3'

    Attempt missed. Sergio Agüero (Manchester City) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Pablo Zabaleta with a cross.

  • 2'

    Adrian Mariappa (Reading) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 2'

    Foul by Adrian Mariappa (Reading).

  • 2'

    Carlos Tévez (Manchester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  •  

    Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

  •  

    First Half begins.

COMPLETE TEAM CLOSE X
Goal Shot Video
  •  
  • Shots (on goal)

  • tackles

  • Fouls

  • possession

  • Manchester City

  • 21(3)

  • 8

  • 12

  • 73%

    27%

  • Reading

  • 5(1)

  • 15

  • 16

Manchester City

Line-up
POS No Name

G

1 Joe Hart

D

5 Pablo Zabaleta

D

28 Kolo Touré

D

33 Matija Nastasic

D

44 Karim Rekik
M
7 James Milner

M

14 Javi Garcia
F
10 Edin Dzeko

M

16 Sergio Agüero

M

18 Gareth Barry

M

21 David Silva

F

32 Carlos Tevez
M
11 Scott Sinclair

F

42 Yaya Touré
 
Substitutes
POS No Name
G 29 Richard Wright
D 4 Vincent Kompany
D 6 Joleon Lescott
M 7 James Milner
M 11 Scott Sinclair
M 62 Abdul Razak
F 10 Edin Dzeko

Match Stats

  • Manchester City
  • Reading
21(3) Shots (on goal) 5(1)
12 Fouls 16
12 Corner kicks 3
0 Offsides 1
73% Time of Possession 27%
2 Yellow Cards 3
0 Red Cards 0
1 Saves 2
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