Manchester City v Arsenal, 12 September 2009

Score4-2 to Manchester City
RefereeMark Clattenburg
CompetitionPremier League
VenueCity of Manchester Stadium
Attendance47,339

2 Arsenal

Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals:

Micah Richards 20 G
Craig Bellamy 74 G
Emmanuel Adebayor 80 G
Shaun Wright-Phillips 84 G

Goals:

Robin Van Persie 62 G
Tomas Rosicky 88 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Micah Richards
Defender/Centre back Joleon Lescott
Defender/Midfielder Gareth Barry
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Toure
Defender/Left back Wayne Bridge
Midfielder Nigel De Jong
Midfielder Stephen Ireland
Midfielder/Forward Shaun Wright-Phillips
Forward Craig Bellamy

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Manuel Almunia
Defender William Gallas
Defender Bakary Sagna
Defender Thomas Vermaelen
Defender/Left back Gaël Clichy
Midfielder Denilson
Midfielder Abou Diaby
Midfielder Cesc Fàbregas
Midfielder Alex Song

Substitutions:

Martin Petrov for Stephen Ireland 73

Substitutions:

Tomas Rosicky for Denilson 52
Emmanuel Eboue for Bakary Sagna 77
Eduardo for Alex Song 77

Cards:

Joleon Lescott 14 Y
Emmanuel Adebayor 82 Y
Nigel De Jong 90 Y

Cards:

Bakary Sagna 19 Y
Alex Song 73 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Stuart Taylor
Defender Nedum Onuoha
Defender Javan Vidal
Defender Pablo Zabaleta
Defender/Left back Silvinho
Midfielder Vladimir Weiss
Forward Martin Petrov

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Vito Mannone
Defender/Right back Emmanuel Eboue
Defender Mikael Silvestre
Defender/Midfielder Kieran Gibbs
Midfielder Aaron Ramsey
Midfielder Tomas Rosicky
Forward Eduardo

Comments:

League position: 3rd The Dubious Goals Committee has ruled on the following: - Manchester City's first goal against Arsenal on 12th September 2009 has been confirmed as a Micah Richards goal (so not own goal by Manuel Almunia).

Comments:

League position: 8th