Manchester City v Newcastle United, 21 February 2015

Score5-0 to Manchester City
RefereeChris Foy
CompetitionPremier League
VenueEtihad Stadium
Attendance45,602
Kick-off: 5.30pm

Goals:

Sergio Agüero penalty 2 P
Samir Nasri 12 G
Edin Džeko 21 G
David Silva 51 G
David Silva 53 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Joe Hart
Defender Vincent Kompany
Defender Pablo Zabaleta
Defender/Midfielder Fernandinho
Defender/Midfielder Eliaquim Mangala
Midfielder David Silva
Midfielder Samir Nasri
Midfielder Yaya Touré
Forward Sergio Agüero
Forward Edin Džeko

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Tim Krul
Defender Daryl Janmaat
Defender/Centre back Mike Williamson
Defender/Midfielder Vurnon Anita
Defender/Midfielder Jack Colback
Defender/Midfielder Fabricio Coloccini
Midfielder Moussa Sissoko
Midfielder/Forward Yoan Gouffran
Midfielder/Forward Ayoze Pérez
Forward Papiss Cissé

Substitutions:

Jesús Navas for David Silva 59
Wilfried Bony for Sergio Agüero 60
Frank Lampard for Samir Nasri 70

Substitutions:

Mehdi Abeid for Vurnon Anita 46
Ryan Taylor for Daryl Janmaat 71
Gabriel Obertan for Yoan Gouffran 86

Cards:

Vincent Kompany 37 Y
Yaya Touré 39 Y
Edin Džeko 83 Y

Cards:

Vurnon Anita 1 Y
Jack Colback 29 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Willy Caballero
Defender Gaël Clichy
Defender/Midfielder Martín Demichelis
Midfielder Fernando
Midfielder Jesús Navas
Midfielder Frank Lampard
Forward Wilfried Bony

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Freddie Woodman
Defender/Midfielder Ryan Taylor
Midfielder Mehdi Abeid
Midfielder/Forward Sammy Ameobi
Midfielder/Forward Gabriel Obertan
Forward Adam Armstrong

Comments:

League position: 2nd Manchester City have now won 11 consecutive Premier League matches against Newcastle United and are unbeaten in 17 league meetings since September 2004. In the last five league meetings, Manchester City have now scored 17 goals against Newcastle United without reply. Sergio Aguero converted his penalty after 73 seconds of the match. It was awarded after 28 seconds. It was the second fastest penalty scored in Premier League history. Stuart Pearce scored from the spot for Nottingham Forest at Aston Villa on 22 October 1994 at Villa Park after 71 seconds. It was awarded after 34 seconds. (as confirmed by Infostrada 26.02.2015). There was 104 seconds between David Silva’s two goals.

Comments:

League position: 11th Newcastle United’s last win in the Premier League against Manchester City was a 1-0 win on 24 September 2005 at St James Park with a Michael Owen goal. They've now won just one of their last eight league and cup games.