Manchester City v Birmingham City, 21 September 2011

Score2-0 to Manchester City
RefereeKevin Friend
CompetitionLeague Cup 3rd round
VenueEtihad Stadium
Attendance25,070

Goals:

Owen Hargreaves 17 G
Mario Balotelli 38 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon
Defender Wayne Bridge
Defender Nedum Onuoha
Defender Stefan Savić
Defender Pablo Zabaleta
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Touré
Midfielder Owen Hargreaves
Midfielder Abdul Razak
Forward Mario Balotelli
Forward Carlos Tevez

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Colin Doyle
Defender Pablo Ibanez
Defender Jonathan Spector
Defender/Centre back Curtis Davies
Defender/Midfielder Jean Beausejour
Defender/Left back David Murphy
Midfielder Chris Burke
Midfielder Keith Fahey
Midfielder Guirane N'Daw
Midfielder/Forward Nathan Redmond
Forward Adam Rooney

Substitutions:

James Milner for Owen Hargreaves 57
Karim Rekik for Wayne Bridge 78
Luca Scapuzzi for Abdul Razak 86

Substitutions:

Morgaro Gomis for Keith Fahey 67
Nikola Zigic for Adam Rooney 67
Marlon King for Nathan Redmond 78

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Stuart Taylor
Defender Gaël Clichy
Defender Karim Rekik
Defender/Midfielder James Milner
Midfielder Denis Suárez
Forward Sergio Agüero
Forward Luca Scapuzzi

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Boaz Myhill
Defender Steven Caldwell
Midfielder Morgaro Gomis
Forward Akwasi Asante
Forward Jake Jervis
Forward Marlon King
Forward Nikola Zigic