MNC4:1SUN
26 Dec 2015
CoachM.Pellegrini

Lineup

GoalkeeperJ.Hart
DefenceB.Sagna
DefenceN.Otamendi (62')
DefenceE.Mangala
DefenceA.Kolarov
MidfieldY.Toure (62')
MidfieldFernandinho
MidfieldK.de Bruyne
MidfieldD.Silva
MidfieldR.Sterling
ForwardW.Bony

Subsitutes

W.Caballero
V.Kompany (62')
J.Navas
F.Delph (62')
G.Clichy
M.Demichelis
S.Aguero

Injured

S.Nasri
CoachS.Allardyce

Lineup

GoalkeeperV.Mannone
DefenceB.Jones
DefenceJ.O'Shea
DefenceS.Coates
DefenceP.van Aanholt
MidfieldA.Johnson
MidfieldY.M'Vila (56')
MidfieldJ.Gomez
ForwardF.Borini
ForwardS.Fletcher (62')
ForwardD.Graham (71')

Subsitutes

C.Pantilimon
W.Brown
L.Cattermole (56')
J.Lens (62')
J.Defoe
O.Toivonen
D.Watmore (71')

Injured

S.Larsson
A.Matthews
Y.Kaboul

Game Events

MDescription
0'Welcome to Etihad Stadium, the match will start in about 5 minutes.
0'Welcome to Etihad Stadium where the two teams take the field for the start of this match.
0'Welcome to Etihad Stadium where we are eagerly awaiting the arrival of the two teams
0'Welcome to Etihad Stadium, where we await the arrival of today's teams.
0'Welcome to Etihad Stadium, now all we need are the two teams.
0'Welcome to today's crucial game from Etihad Stadium. We are awaiting the arrival of both teams, in anticipation of a great match!
0'Before we get underway, the players and crowd observe a minute's silence.
0'The referee starts the match
1'SUN kick-off, and the game is underway.
1'It's a cold day for playing football.
1'The pitch is in fantastic condition today and the players are enjoying the surface.
1'Danger! K.de Bruyne from MNC successfully directs the ball behind the defence and finds a team mate...
1'MNC take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
2'A.Johnson from SUN goes a bit too far there as the pulls down E.Mangala
2'K.de Bruyne puts in a cross...
2'K.de Bruyne delivers a teasing cross into the box...
2'K.de Bruyne from MNC swings a cross into the box...
2'K.de Bruyne puts in a dangerous cross...
2'The ball is crossed into the area by K.de Bruyne from MNC ...
2'The referee signals a free kick as R.Sterling from MNC trips J.O'Shea
4'The referee signals a free kick as S.Fletcher from SUN trips N.Otamendi
4'NO PENALTY! The ref believes R.Sterling dived in the penalty box. Controversial!
4'R.Sterling is booked for diving
5'SUN take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
6'SUN take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
7'K.de Bruyne from MNC passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
7'J.O'Shea relieves the pressure with a clearance
7'F.Borini puts in a cross...
7'F.Borini delivers a teasing cross into the box...
7'F.Borini from SUN swings a cross into the box...
7'F.Borini puts in a dangerous cross...
7'The ball is crossed into the area by F.Borini from SUN ...
10'Goal kick for SUN
10'F.Borini puts in a cross...
10'F.Borini delivers a teasing cross into the box...
10'F.Borini from SUN swings a cross into the box...
10'F.Borini puts in a dangerous cross...
10'The ball is crossed into the area by F.Borini from SUN ...
10'J.Hart relieves the pressure with a clearance
11'Y.Toure from MNC directs the ball behind the defence, but the keeper reads the play well and comes to claim it
11'P.van Aanholt puts in a cross...
11'P.van Aanholt delivers a teasing cross into the box...
11'P.van Aanholt from SUN swings a cross into the box...
11'P.van Aanholt puts in a dangerous cross...
11'The ball is crossed into the area by P.van Aanholt from SUN ...
11'N.Otamendi relieves the pressure with a clearance
12'SUN take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
12'A.Kolarov from MNC crosses the ball but it is nowhere near the intended target.
12'K.de Bruyne from MNC puts in a great cross...
12'G O O O A A A L - R.Sterling MNC scores with a header.
12'K.de Bruyne provided the assist for the goal.
14'D.Silva from MNC directs the ball behind the defence, but the keeper reads the play well and comes to claim it
15'Dangerous challenge by J.Gomez from SUN. Y.Toure on the receiving end of that.
16'A.Kolarov from MNC passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
16'J.O'Shea relieves the pressure with a clearance
16' A player from MNC takes a long throw into the opponent's box
17'MNC take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
17'G O O O A A A L - Y.Toure from MNC beats the keeper from outside the box!
17'D.Silva provided the assist for the goal.
18'SUN take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
18'A.Johnson puts in a cross...
18'A.Johnson delivers a teasing cross into the box...
18'A.Johnson from SUN swings a cross into the box...
18'A.Johnson puts in a dangerous cross...
18'The ball is crossed into the area by A.Johnson from SUN ...
19'S.Fletcher sends a header towards goal, but the keeper saves it
19'F.Borini from SUN directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
19'Y.M'Vila fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
19'Goal kick for MNC
20'F.Borini puts in a cross...
20'F.Borini delivers a teasing cross into the box...
20'F.Borini from SUN swings a cross into the box...
20'F.Borini puts in a dangerous cross...
20'The ball is crossed into the area by F.Borini from SUN ...
20'A chance presents itself to D.Graham from SUN but his header goes wide
21'Goal kick for SUN
21'The referee signals a free kick as Y.M'Vila from SUN trips W.Bony
22'K.de Bruyne sends the free kick into the box...
22'G O O O A A A L - W.Bony MNC scores with a header.
22'K.de Bruyne provided the assist for the goal.
23'The home team have had 72% of possession compared to the away team's 28%
24'S.Fletcher from SUN directs the ball behind the defence, but the keeper reads the play well and comes to claim it
25'Danger! K.de Bruyne from MNC successfully directs the ball behind the defence and finds a team mate...
25'The referee signals a free kick as B.Jones from SUN trips R.Sterling
25'R.Sterling sends the free kick into the box...
26'W.Bony from MNC heads towards goal but sees his effort blocked.
26'Goal kick for SUN
26'Could be a good chance here as Y.Toure from MNC cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
26'D.Silva from MNC passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
27'B.Jones relieves the pressure with a clearance
29'The referee signals a free kick as N.Otamendi from MNC trips F.Borini
29'S.Fletcher puts in a cross...
29'S.Fletcher delivers a teasing cross into the box...
29'S.Fletcher from SUN swings a cross into the box...
29'S.Fletcher puts in a dangerous cross...
29'The ball is crossed into the area by S.Fletcher from SUN ...
29'E.Mangala relieves the pressure with a clearance
30'A shot by K.de Bruyne is blocked
30'K.de Bruyne from MNC directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
31'Y.Toure goes for glory from long range but the keeper is equal to his shot and saves it!
31'A shot from long range by Y.Toure is saved by the keeper
31'A shot from long range from Y.Toure is saved by the keeper
31'A long range shot from Y.Toure is saved by the keeper
33'P.van Aanholt puts in a cross...
33'P.van Aanholt delivers a teasing cross into the box...
33'P.van Aanholt from SUN swings a cross into the box...
33'P.van Aanholt puts in a dangerous cross...
33'The ball is crossed into the area by P.van Aanholt from SUN ...
33'S.Fletcher from SUN sends an effort wide of target
33'S.Fletcher goes for goal, but the shot lacks precision and sails wide
33'Space opens up for S.Fletcher but his finish goes wide of the target. Could have done better there.
33'Chance! S.Fletcher finds some room for a shot but fails to work the keeper. It's a goal kick
33'Goal kick for SUN
33'D.Silva from MNC takes the ball forward trying to make something happen...
33'R.Sterling fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
34'B.Sagna fouls F.Borini
35'Could be a good chance here as P.van Aanholt from SUN cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
35'A shot from F.Borini is parried by the keeper and goes back into play
35'The referee signals a free kick as W.Bony from MNC trips P.van Aanholt
35'A.Johnson sends the free kick into the box...
36'E.Mangala relieves the pressure with a clearance
36'Dangerous challenge by B.Jones from SUN. K.de Bruyne on the receiving end of that.
36'Yellow card for B.Jones
36'Could be a good chance here as D.Silva from MNC cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
37'R.Sterling from MNC passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
37'Safe hands from V.Mannone as he comes out and claims the ball
37'K.de Bruyne puts in a cross...
37'K.de Bruyne delivers a teasing cross into the box...
37'K.de Bruyne from MNC swings a cross into the box...
37'K.de Bruyne puts in a dangerous cross...
37'The ball is crossed into the area by K.de Bruyne from MNC ...
38'E.Mangala from MNC goes a bit too far there as the pulls down S.Fletcher
38'A.Johnson sends the free kick into the box...
38'S.Fletcher from SUN tries to head the ball to a team mate, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
38'Y.M'Vila puts in a cross...
38'Y.M'Vila delivers a teasing cross into the box...
38'Y.M'Vila from SUN swings a cross into the box...
38'Y.M'Vila puts in a dangerous cross...
38'The ball is crossed into the area by Y.M'Vila from SUN ...
38'Safe hands from J.Hart as he comes out and claims the ball
38'Goal kick for SUN
39'R.Sterling from MNC takes the ball forward trying to make something happen...
39'R.Sterling from MNC directs a ball squarely in the box, but the keeper comes out and claims it.
40'Could be a good chance here as K.de Bruyne from MNC cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
40'R.Sterling from MNC is ruled offside
42'K.de Bruyne puts in a cross...
42'K.de Bruyne delivers a teasing cross into the box...
42'K.de Bruyne from MNC swings a cross into the box...
42'K.de Bruyne puts in a dangerous cross...
42'The ball is crossed into the area by K.de Bruyne from MNC ...
42'S.Coates clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
42'K.de Bruyne from MNC swings in the corner from the right.
42'N.Otamendi from MNC heads the ball to a team mate.
42'Good effort by E.Mangala as he directs a shot on target, but the keeper saves it
43'P.van Aanholt puts in a cross...
43'P.van Aanholt delivers a teasing cross into the box...
43'P.van Aanholt from SUN swings a cross into the box...
43'P.van Aanholt puts in a dangerous cross...
43'The ball is crossed into the area by P.van Aanholt from SUN ...
43'A chance presents itself to S.Fletcher from SUN but his header goes wide
43'Safe hands from J.Hart as he comes out and claims the ball
45'MNC take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
45'The fourth official shows there are [num] minute(s) of time to be added
45'The home team have had 54% of possession compared to the away team's 46%
45'D.Silva of MNC passes the ball to a team mate.
45'W.Bony sees his shot deflected off target
45'It's over! The referee blows for half time
46'The second half is underway
46'W.Bony from MNC is ruled offside
47'P.van Aanholt from SUN tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
47'K.de Bruyne puts in a cross...
47'K.de Bruyne delivers a teasing cross into the box...
47'K.de Bruyne from MNC swings a cross into the box...
47'K.de Bruyne puts in a dangerous cross...
47'The ball is crossed into the area by K.de Bruyne from MNC ...
47'S.Coates relieves the pressure with a clearance
47'MNC take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
48'K.de Bruyne from MNC makes a great pass and space opens up...
48'A shot from D.Silva goes to a corner kick after a save by the keeper
48'A shot from D.Silva is saved for a corner by the keeper
48'A save by the keeper after a shot from D.Silva results in a corner
49'D.Silva from MNC swings in the corner from the left.
49'J.O'Shea relieves the pressure with a clearance
50'K.de Bruyne from MNC directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
50'B.Jones clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
51'D.Silva from MNC swings in the corner from the left.
51'Y.M'Vila relieves the pressure with a clearance
51'A.Kolarov puts in a cross...
51'A.Kolarov delivers a teasing cross into the box...
51'A.Kolarov from MNC swings a cross into the box...
51'A.Kolarov puts in a dangerous cross...
51'The ball is crossed into the area by A.Kolarov from MNC ...
51'A shot by R.Sterling is blocked
52'Fernandinho puts in a cross...
52'Fernandinho delivers a teasing cross into the box...
52'Fernandinho from MNC swings a cross into the box...
52'Fernandinho puts in a dangerous cross...
52'The ball is crossed into the area by Fernandinho from MNC ...
52'Safe hands from V.Mannone as he comes out and claims the ball
52'Goal kick for MNC
54'K.de Bruyne from MNC directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
54'Poor play by J.O'Shea as his weak attempt to clear the ball puts his side under pressure
54'G O O O A A A L - K.de Bruyne scores!
56'Y.M'Vila is leaving the field to be replaced by L.Cattermole in a tactical substitution.
57'MNC take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
58'J.Gomez from SUN directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
58'B.Jones from SUN tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
58'A.Johnson from SUN swings in the corner from the right.
59'E.Mangala relieves the pressure with a clearance
59'L.Cattermole puts in a cross...
59'L.Cattermole delivers a teasing cross into the box...
59'L.Cattermole from SUN swings a cross into the box...
59'L.Cattermole puts in a dangerous cross...
59'The ball is crossed into the area by L.Cattermole from SUN ...
59'F.Borini has a great chance to score, but his effort is parried by the keeper!
59'G O O O A A A L - F.Borini scores!
60'The referee signals a free kick as L.Cattermole from SUN trips Y.Toure
61'The referee signals a free kick as D.Silva from MNC trips A.Johnson
62'N.Otamendi is leaving the field to be replaced by V.Kompany in a tactical substitution.
63'J.O'Shea from SUN goes a bit too far there as the pulls down W.Bony
64'MNC start a counter attack
64'K.de Bruyne from MNC passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
64'B.Jones clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
65'A.Kolarov from MNC swings in the corner from the left.
65'B.Jones relieves the pressure with a clearance
66'B.Sagna puts in a cross...
66'B.Sagna delivers a teasing cross into the box...
66'B.Sagna from MNC swings a cross into the box...
66'B.Sagna puts in a dangerous cross...
66'The ball is crossed into the area by B.Sagna from MNC ...
66'S.Coates relieves the pressure with a clearance
67'A.Kolarov puts in a cross...
67'A.Kolarov delivers a teasing cross into the box...
67'A.Kolarov from MNC swings a cross into the box...
67'A.Kolarov puts in a dangerous cross...
67'The ball is crossed into the area by A.Kolarov from MNC ...
67'P.van Aanholt relieves the pressure with a clearance
68'B.Sagna puts in a cross...
68'B.Sagna delivers a teasing cross into the box...
68'B.Sagna from MNC swings a cross into the box...
68'B.Sagna puts in a dangerous cross...
68'The ball is crossed into the area by B.Sagna from MNC ...
68'J.O'Shea relieves the pressure with a clearance
68'PENALTY! - S.Coates is adjudged to have fouled D.Silva in the box! The players sorround the ref.
69'xHE MISSES - W.Bony takes the penalty, but the shot goes wide
70'The home team have had 57% of possession compared to the away team's 43%
70'K.de Bruyne from MNC directs the ball behind the defence, but the keeper reads the play well and comes to claim it
71'A.Kolarov fouls D.Graham
71'V.Kompany is injured and is replaced by M.Demichelis.
71'D.Graham is leaving the field to be replaced by D.Watmore in a tactical substitution.
72'E.Mangala is penalised for pushing J.Lens
73'A.Johnson sends the free kick into the box...
73'A chance presents itself to S.Coates from SUN but his header goes wide
73'Goal kick for MNC
75'MNC take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
76'D.Silva from MNC sends an effort wide of target
76'D.Silva goes for goal, but the shot lacks precision and sails wide
76'Space opens up for D.Silva but his finish goes wide of the target. Could have done better there.
76'Chance! D.Silva finds some room for a shot but fails to work the keeper. It's a goal kick
76'Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
76'J.O'Shea is down injured and receives medical treatment on the field.
77'It doesn't look good here as J.O'Shea is injured and is taken off the field to receive medical treatment.
77'Goal kick for SUN
78'The referee signals a free kick as L.Cattermole from SUN trips F.Delph
78'J.O'Shea comes back onto the field.
79'MNC take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
79'Today's attendance is 54523
79'J.Gomez from SUN directs the ball behind the defence, but the keeper reads the play well and comes to claim it
80'A long range shot from K.de Bruyne is blocked by the keeper and goes back into play
80'An effort from long range by K.de Bruyne is blocked by the keeper and rolls back into play!
80'How did he miss that? W.Bony has a wonderful chance to score but somehow manages to miss the target!
80'Goal kick for SUN
81'Reckless challenge there. L.Cattermole commits a rough foul on R.Sterling
82'F.Delph puts in a cross...
82'F.Delph delivers a teasing cross into the box...
82'F.Delph from MNC swings a cross into the box...
82'F.Delph puts in a dangerous cross...
82'The ball is crossed into the area by F.Delph from MNC ...
82'A chance opens up as R.Sterling from MNC successfully finds a team mate in the area...
83'Some neat football here as R.Sterling from MNC plays a 1-2 with K.de Bruyne.
83'R.Sterling from MNC is ruled offside
85'D.Watmore from SUN is ruled offside
86'R.Sterling from MNC takes the ball forward trying to make something happen...
86'Goal kick for SUN
87'Could be a good chance here as K.de Bruyne from MNC cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
87'A shot from W.Bony is parried by the keeper and goes back into play
87'MNC take a throw-in in the opponent's half of the field
89'M.Demichelis is penalised for pushing J.Lens
89'A.Johnson sends the free kick into the box...
89'S.Coates sends a header towards goal, but the keeper saves it
90'B.Jones clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
90'K.de Bruyne from MNC takes a short corner kick from the left.
90'That's a great ball by K.de Bruyne from MNC. He directs the ball behind the defence, but the chance eventually goes begging
90'Goal kick for SUN
90'The fourth official shows there are [num] minute(s) of time to be added
90'The home team have had 66% of possession compared to the away team's 34%
90'D.Silva from MNC passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
90'That's it! The referee blows the final whistle