2012/13 Match Reports

Mancini's fate appears set

And then the questions came. After a gentle introduction to talk of his disappointment at losing yesterday's FA Cup final ('we didn't play our game') and his sadness for the fans, players and...

FA Cup Final: Manchester City 0 - 1 Wigan

Ben Watson rose in stopping time to break City hearts and in the process increased the speculation regarding Roberto Mancini's future

Tottenham 3-1 City: A look at the shot battle

What did the TSR, shot average and shot breakdown numbers tell us from yesterday's game?

Tottenham 3-1 City

Victory turns to defeat as Tottenham overturn the narrow deficit in 7 rampaging minutes to sound the death knell in this years title race

City 1-0 Wigan

Three more points but far from a convincing performance.

United 1-2 City: TSR, Shot Frequency & Game State

A look at the shot metrics from Monday's derby win.

United 1-2 City

City take Manchester pride with deserved victory at Old Trafford

City 4-0 Newcastle: The Shot Breakdown

We already have an excellent recap of Saturday's win up on the site here but one area I looked into during Saturday's game as it progressed was the split of shots between the two sides. This was...

City 2-0 Chelsea

By Harkiano: A match which quietly simmered throughout the 1st half came to the boil in the 2nd period courtesy of the strong right hand of Joe Hart, who brilliantly thwarted International...


City 2-0 Chelsea

City were too strong against a defensive Chelsea side, securing the victory through fine strikes from Yaya Toure and substitute Carlos Tevez...


Southampton 3-1 City: Title race is over..

In the end the most disconcerting aspect of this defining defeat on the South Coast was not that the title pursuit is surely over for 2012/13 but that City capitulated in such a farcical and spiritless manner....

City 2-2 Liverpool

A pulsating afternoon of football ultimately ended in disappointment for the blue half of Manchester yesterday afternoon as Liverpool took a share of the spoils at the Etihad....

City progress to the next round...

Stoke 0-1 City; the Britannia hoodoo laid to rest as City progress to the next round of the F.A. Cup

Stoke 0-1 City: Mancini's in-game management

Key decisions from Roberto Mancini helped City keep control in a game where they usually struggle.

Stoke 0-1 City: Post match thoughts

Woke up this morning to check Twitter for the lineup, and what I saw was nothing positive being said. RM selected a very defensive midfield; Barry was supposed to be an attacking midfielder, but...

Fulham 0-2 City: Post match thoughts

I'm back!!!! And, I'm glad to see that the great form City had during my absence continued upon my return with a "great" 2-0 win over Fulham. A game that started out with a bang certainly did...

City cruise to victory against 10-man Arsenal

City cruise to victory against 10-man Arsenal with Milner and Dzeko firing the Blues to 3 points...

City 3-0 Stoke

Another comfortable victory against an extremely poor Stoke outfit...

Sunderland 1-0 City: Familiar issues cause concern

It is one of lifes strange quirks how history has a uncanny habit of repeating itself. For the third year in succession City headed up to the North-East around this time of year and for the third...

Newcastle 1-3 City

A return to form from the boys in Blue.

The Manchester Derby: The Good, the Bad and the Ug

The Manchester Derby: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

City crash out without a fight..

The European campaign comes to a close as City become the first English side to fail to record a victory in the CL group stages...

City 1-1 Everton

City 1-1 Everton, Fellaini wins the heavyweight bout but Tevez hits back against bogey side Everton to share the points...

Balotelli strikes as City secure battling win...

Wigan 0-2 City: Mario's 1st of the season gets City on their way...

Chelsea 0-0 City

A tepid encounter at Stamford Bridge, with the performances of Vincent Kompany and Pablo Zabaleta worthy of praise...

City 1-1 Real Madrid

City's slender hopes of qualification from the Group Stage evaporated but pride was salvaged in last nights encounter with the Spanish aristocrats...

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