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Manchester City with a deserved victory after a fine display
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That's it! The referee blows the final whistle
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 69%, Aston Villa: 31%.
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Manchester City is in control of the ball.
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Jack Grealish is penalised for pushing John Stones
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Manchester City is trying to create something here.
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Matty Cash from Aston Villa looks to have committed a foul on Gabriel Jesus but the referee is not having it and waves play on!
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The referee signals a free kick as Rodri from Manchester City trips Douglas Luiz
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The fourth official shows there are 4 minute(s) of time to be added
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Aston Villa is in control of the ball.
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 69%, Aston Villa: 31%.
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PENALTY! - Matty Cash handles the ball in the penalty box! Heavy protests from Matty Cash but the ref is uninterested.
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A chance presents itself to Gabriel Jesus from Manchester City but his header goes wide
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Riyad Mahrez of Manchester City passes the ball to a team mate.
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Phil Foden from Manchester City takes a short corner kick from the left.
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It's a good hit from long range by Joao Cancelo who forces a save from Emiliano Martinez. Corner kick.
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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Manchester City is in control of the ball.
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Yellow Card
Neil Taylor
Yellow card for Neil Taylor
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Reckless challenge there. Neil Taylor commits a rough foul on Bernardo Silva
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Aston Villa is trying to create something here.
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Aston Villa take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 70%, Aston Villa: 30%.
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Manchester City is in control of the ball.
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Riyad Mahrez from Manchester City passes the ball in the box, but Emiliano Martinez comes out to smother the ball.
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Manchester City start a counter attack
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Aston Villa take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
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Aston Villa is trying to create something here.
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The referee signals a free kick as Bernardo Silva from Manchester City trips Jack Grealish
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Aston Villa take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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The game is restarted
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The referee gives the away team manager a red card. He will watch the rest of the game from the stand.
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Play has been stopped while the referee talks to the players.
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 71%, Aston Villa: 29%.
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Rodri provided the assist for the goal.
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Goal!!!!!
Bernardo Silva
Bernardo Silva from Manchester City beats the keeper from outside the box!
Assist
Rodri
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Rodri of Manchester City passes the ball to a team mate.
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Tyrone Mings could cost his team a goal after a defensive blunder.
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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Dangerous challenge by Gabriel Jesus from Manchester City. Douglas Luiz on the receiving end of that.
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Aston Villa take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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Ezri Konsa relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Riyad Mahrez puts in a cross...
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Bernardo Silva from Manchester City takes a short corner kick from the right.
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Ilkay Gundogan from Manchester City sends a deflected cross into the box.
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Phil Foden from Manchester City takes a short corner kick from the left.
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Riyad Mahrez from Manchester City passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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Jack Grealish from Aston Villa is ruled offside
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John McGinn goes for goal, but his effort was never close to hitting the target.
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Aston Villa take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
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Ruben Dias relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Ollie Watkins from Aston Villa sends an effort wide of target
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Aston Villa is having a good opportunity to score.
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 72%, Aston Villa: 28%.
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Aston Villa take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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Matt Targett is injured and is replaced by Neil Taylor.
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Matt Targett comes back onto the field.
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The game is restarted
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It doesn't look good here as Matt Targett is injured and is taken off the field to receive medical treatment.
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Matt Targett is down injured and receives medical treatment on the field.
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Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
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Substitution
Raheem Sterling is leaving the field to be replaced by Riyad Mahrez in a tactical substitution.
Riyad Mahrez
Raheem Sterling
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Gabriel Jesus from Manchester City is ruled offside
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A shot by Ilkay Gundogan is blocked
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Raheem Sterling of Manchester City passes the ball to a team mate.
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Rodri puts in a cross...
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Phil Foden from Manchester City directs a ball squarely in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Great skill from Phil Foden as he dribbles past his opponents
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Anwar El-Ghazi relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Rodri puts in a cross...
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Manchester City is trying to create something here.
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Jacob Ramsey relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Bernardo Silva from Manchester City swings in the corner from the right.
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Manchester City are piling the pressure on and look like scoring anytime
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Tyrone Mings clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
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Raheem Sterling from Manchester City directs a ball squarely in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 71%, Aston Villa: 29%.
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Safe hands from Emiliano Martinez as he comes out and claims the ball
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Joao Cancelo puts in a cross...
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Danger averted there as Matt Targett from Aston Villa clears the danger with a good tackle
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Emiliano Martinez saved a certain goal there! Ruben Dias found himself in a great scoring position but Emiliano Martinez denied him with a great save
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A header from Ilkay Gundogan is blocked by the keeper and bounces back into play!
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Phil Foden from Manchester City swings in the corner from the left.
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Ilkay Gundogan has a great chance to score, but fails to score as his effort is blocked!
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Phil Foden from Manchester City directs a ball squarely in the box.
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Manchester City is trying to create something here.
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Substitution
Bertrand Traore is leaving the field to be replaced by Anwar El-Ghazi in a tactical substitution.
Anwar El-Ghazi
Bertrand Traore
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Substitution
Ross Barkley is leaving the field to be replaced by Jacob Ramsey in a tactical substitution.
Jacob Ramsey
Ross Barkley
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Yellow Card
John McGinn
The referee is not having the complaints from John McGinn who is given a yellow card for dissent
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The referee signals a free kick as Douglas Luiz from Aston Villa trips Bernardo Silva
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Douglas Luiz tests Ederson Moraes with a long range shot, which is parried back into play!
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Bertrand Traore has a great chance to score, but fails to score as his effort is blocked!
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Ollie Watkins from Aston Villa directs a ball squarely in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Aston Villa is trying to create something here.
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Danger averted there as Matt Targett from Aston Villa clears the danger with a good tackle
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Manchester City start a counter attack
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Douglas Luiz takes the free-kick but it is blocked by the wall
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 72%, Aston Villa: 28%.
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The referee signals a free kick as Ilkay Gundogan from Manchester City trips John McGinn
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Ross Barkley of Aston Villa passes the ball to a team mate.
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Aston Villa start a counter attack
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Tyrone Mings relieves the pressure with a clearance
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John Stones puts in a cross...
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Manchester City is trying to create something here.
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Douglas Luiz shoots from outside the box, but Ederson Moraes has it under control
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John Stones relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Bertrand Traore puts in a cross...
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Aston Villa is trying to create something here.
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Goal kick for Aston Villa
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How did he miss that? Ilkay Gundogan has a wonderful chance to score but somehow manages to miss the target!
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Phil Foden from Manchester City directs a ball squarely in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Ilkay Gundogan of Manchester City passes the ball to a team mate.
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Manchester City is in control of the ball.
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A shot by Gabriel Jesus is blocked
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Manchester City start a counter attack
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A shot by Ross Barkley is blocked
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Ruben Dias relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Bertrand Traore crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 73%, Aston Villa: 27%.
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Joao Cancelo is penalised for pushing Jack Grealish
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Danger averted there as Matty Cash from Aston Villa clears the danger with a good tackle
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Phil Foden from Manchester City directs a ball squarely in the box.
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Could be a good chance here as Rodri from Manchester City cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
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Goal kick for Aston Villa
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The captain is forced to give away his armband, because he is leaving the field.
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Kevin De Bruyne is injured and is replaced by Gabriel Jesus.
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Phil Foden from Manchester City sends an effort wide of target
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Great skill from Phil Foden as he dribbles past his opponents
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
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Dangerous challenge by Jack Grealish from Aston Villa. Kevin De Bruyne on the receiving end of that.
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Manchester City is trying to create something here.
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Obstruction as Ezri Konsa cuts off the run of Bernardo Silva. A free-kick is awarded.
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 72%, Aston Villa: 28%.
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Goal kick for Aston Villa
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CROSSBAR! Joao Cancelo misses a clear chance as his shot hits the crossbar! That was a sitter!
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Could be a good chance here as Kevin De Bruyne from Manchester City cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
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What a game. It's an intense and good playing game from both sides.
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Manchester City is in control of the ball.
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Kevin De Bruyne shoots from outside the box, but Emiliano Martinez has it under control
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Matty Cash relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Rodri from Manchester City chips the ball into the penalty box.
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Bertrand Traore shoots from outside the box, but Ederson Moraes has it under control
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Bertrand Traore from Aston Villa takes the ball forward trying to make something happen...
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Emiliano Martinez sends a long ball upfield.
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Safe hands from Emiliano Martinez as he comes out and claims the ball
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Oleksandr Zinchenko heads the ball back across goal...
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Matty Cash relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Phil Foden from Manchester City swings in the corner from the left.
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Ezri Konsa clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
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Phil Foden puts in a cross...
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Goal kick for Aston Villa
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Ilkay Gundogan from Manchester City sends an effort wide of target
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Some neat football here as Ilkay Gundogan from Manchester City plays a 1-2 with Phil Foden.
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 70%, Aston Villa: 30%.
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Safe hands from Emiliano Martinez as he comes out and claims the ball
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Joao Cancelo puts in a cross...
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Ezri Konsa relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Phil Foden puts in a cross...
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Kevin De Bruyne from Manchester City sees his pass blocked by an opponent.
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Phil Foden from Manchester City tries to head the ball to a team mate, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Raheem Sterling from Manchester City directs a ball squarely in the box.
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Some neat football here as Raheem Sterling from Manchester City plays a 1-2 with Kevin De Bruyne.
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
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Douglas Luiz relieves the pressure with a clearance
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A shot by Raheem Sterling is blocked
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Manchester City is in control of the ball.
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The second half is underway
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Manchester City has been the better team in this half
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It's over! The referee blows for half time
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 68%, Aston Villa: 32%.
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Joao Cancelo from Manchester City passes the ball in the box, but Emiliano Martinez comes out to smother the ball.
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
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Great defending by Matt Targett from Aston Villa to prevent his team conceding a goal.
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Phil Foden from Manchester City passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Oleksandr Zinchenko puts in a cross...
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The fourth official shows there are 2 minute(s) of time to be added
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Phil Foden has a great chance to score, but fails to score as his effort is blocked!
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Kevin De Bruyne from Manchester City makes a great pass and space opens up...
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Manchester City start a counter attack
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Matt Targett from Aston Villa passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Rodri relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Bertrand Traore from Aston Villa swings in the corner from the right.
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Ross Barkley sees his shot deflected off target
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Aston Villa start a counter attack
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 68%, Aston Villa: 32%.
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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Phil Foden sends a header towards goal, but Emiliano Martinez is there to comfortably save it
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Rodri puts in a cross...
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Joao Cancelo from Manchester City sees his pass blocked by an opponent.
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Manchester City is trying to create something here.
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Phil Foden from Manchester City passes the ball in the box, but Emiliano Martinez comes out to smother the ball.
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
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Aston Villa take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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Phil Foden from Manchester City passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Manchester City start a counter attack
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Matt Targett from Aston Villa tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
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Ollie Watkins from Aston Villa passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Could be a good chance here as Jack Grealish from Aston Villa cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 68%, Aston Villa: 32%.
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Obstruction as John Stones cuts off the run of Emiliano Martinez. A free-kick is awarded.
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Poor play by Tyrone Mings as his weak attempt to clear the ball puts his side under pressure
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Kevin De Bruyne from Manchester City swings in the corner from the right.
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Tyrone Mings clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
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Kevin De Bruyne from Manchester City swings in the corner from the right.
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Tyrone Mings clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
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Kevin De Bruyne puts in a cross...
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Manchester City is in control of the ball.
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Manchester City is in control of the ball.
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Ross Barkley shoots from outside the box, but Ederson Moraes has it under control
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Jack Grealish of Aston Villa passes the ball to a team mate.
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Aston Villa take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
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The game is restarted
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Play has been stopped while the referee talks to the players.
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Bernardo Silva from Manchester City is ruled offside
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Ruben Dias is penalised for pushing Ollie Watkins
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 69%, Aston Villa: 31%.
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Goal kick for Aston Villa
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Phil Foden from Manchester City crosses the ball, but it goes out for a goal kick.
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Manchester City is trying to create something here.
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Manchester City is in control of the ball.
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Goal kick for Aston Villa
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Raheem Sterling goes for goal, but his effort was never close to hitting the target.
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A shot by Rodri is blocked
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Phil Foden of Manchester City passes the ball to a team mate.
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Aston Villa is trying to create something here.
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Manchester City are piling the pressure on and look like scoring anytime
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 67%, Aston Villa: 33%.
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Bernardo Silva from Manchester City is ruled offside
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Bernardo Silva from Manchester City takes a short corner kick from the right.
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Raheem Sterling from Manchester City directs a ball squarely in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Could be a good chance here as Joao Cancelo from Manchester City cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
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Phil Foden from Manchester City swings in the corner from the left.
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Kevin De Bruyne sees his shot deflected off target
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Ilkay Gundogan of Manchester City passes the ball to a team mate.
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Phil Foden of Manchester City passes the ball to a team mate.
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Oleksandr Zinchenko from Manchester City goes a bit too far there as the pulls down Bertrand Traore
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Joao Cancelo from Manchester City directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Goal kick for Manchester City
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Kyle Walker is injured and is replaced by Oleksandr Zinchenko.
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Bertrand Traore from Aston Villa sends an effort wide of target
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Jack Grealish of Aston Villa passes the ball to a team mate.
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Aston Villa is trying to create something here.
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Kevin De Bruyne from Manchester City directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Ruben Dias relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Jack Grealish from Aston Villa swings in the corner from the right.
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Douglas Luiz from Aston Villa directs a ball squarely in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Aston Villa start a counter attack
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 74%, Aston Villa: 26%.
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Aston Villa is in control of the ball.
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That's a great ball by Bernardo Silva from Manchester City. He directs the ball behind the defence, but the chance eventually goes begging
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Manchester City is in control of the ball.
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Good effort by Rodri as he directs a shot on target, but the keeper saves it
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Poor play by Ezri Konsa as his weak attempt to clear the ball puts his side under pressure
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Kevin De Bruyne from Manchester City swings in the corner from the right.
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Matt Targett clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
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Raheem Sterling from Manchester City sees his pass blocked by an opponent.
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Kyle Walker comes back onto the field.
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Manchester City is trying to create something here.
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Aston Villa take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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The game is restarted
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It doesn't look good here as Kyle Walker is injured and is taken off the field to receive medical treatment.
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Kyle Walker is down injured and receives medical treatment on the field.
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Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 72%, Aston Villa: 28%.
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That looked a fine chance. Joao Cancelo from Manchester City directs a ball squarely in the box, but it comes to nothing in the end
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Could be a good chance here as Phil Foden from Manchester City cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
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Manchester City is trying to create something here.
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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Aston Villa is in control of the ball.
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Goal kick for Aston Villa
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That's a great ball by Joao Cancelo from Manchester City. He directs the ball behind the defence, but the chance eventually goes begging
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The match is very one-sided right now. Manchester City are clearly dominating possession
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Jack Grealish is penalised for pushing Rodri
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 71%, Aston Villa: 29%.
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Raheem Sterling from Manchester City goes a bit too far there as the pulls down Douglas Luiz
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Rodri from Manchester City tries to head the ball to a team mate, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Ilkay Gundogan puts in a cross...
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Bernardo Silva from Manchester City takes a short corner kick from the left.
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Tyrone Mings clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
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Phil Foden puts in a cross...
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Goal kick for Aston Villa
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Joao Cancelo from Manchester City sends an effort wide of target
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Manchester City is having a good opportunity to score.
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A shot by Rodri is blocked
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A shot by Phil Foden is blocked
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Joao Cancelo of Manchester City passes the ball to a team mate.
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Matt Targett relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Bernardo Silva from Manchester City sends a deflected cross into the box.
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Jack Grealish from Aston Villa directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Ollie Watkins relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Joao Cancelo puts in a cross...
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Phil Foden from Manchester City takes a short corner kick from the left.
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John McGinn clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
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Phil Foden from Manchester City passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Manchester City is trying to create something here.
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Ross Barkley from Aston Villa passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Ross Barkley from Aston Villa takes the ball forward trying to make something happen...
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Aston Villa start a counter attack
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Aston Villa take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 74%, Aston Villa: 26%.
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Safe hands from Emiliano Martinez as he comes out and claims the ball
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Phil Foden from Manchester City swings in the corner from the left.
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Phil Foden has a great chance to score, but fails to score as his effort is blocked!
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Great skill from Phil Foden as he dribbles past his opponents
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Phil Foden from Manchester City directs a ball squarely in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
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Manchester City take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
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A shot by Kevin De Bruyne is blocked
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Manchester City start a counter attack
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Great vision by Ruben Dias from Manchester City as he stops a promising attack with an interception.
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Jack Grealish puts in a cross...
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Aston Villa take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
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Matty Cash is penalised for pushing Phil Foden
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Danger averted there as Ruben Dias from Manchester City clears the danger with a good tackle
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Great skill from Bertrand Traore as he dribbles past his opponents
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Aston Villa start a counter attack
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Aston Villa take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
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The referee signals a free kick as Raheem Sterling from Manchester City trips Jack Grealish
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Ball possession: Manchester City: 80%, Aston Villa: 20%.
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Tyrone Mings relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Kevin De Bruyne from Manchester City swings in the corner from the right.
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John Stones has a great chance to score, but fails to score as his effort is blocked!
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Emiliano Martinez saved a certain goal there! Bernardo Silva found himself in a great scoring position but Emiliano Martinez denied him with a great save
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Rodri from Manchester City heads the ball to a team mate.
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Kevin De Bruyne from Manchester City swings in the corner from the right.
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Matt Targett clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
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Kevin De Bruyne crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
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The referee signals a free kick as Matt Targett from Aston Villa trips Bernardo Silva
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Matt Targett relieves the pressure with a clearance
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Ilkay Gundogan puts in a cross...
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Manchester City is trying to create something here.
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Manchester City is in control of the ball.
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Aston Villa take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
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The pitch is wet and slippery and it is not helping the players.
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There is heavy rain falling on the pitch.
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Manchester City kick-off, and the game is underway.
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The referee starts the match
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Today's game will be played behind closed doors, due to Coronavirus outbreak safety precautions.
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Welcome to Etihad Stadium, the match will start in about 5 minutes.