Match statistics

Man. CityNapoli

Goals scored1
 
1
Attempts on target4
 
2
Attempts off target13
 
9
Corners9
 
8
Offsides1
 
1
Fouls committed12
 
13
Yellow cards1
 
4
Red cards0
 
0
Possession (%)61
 
39

Standings

Last updated: 21/05/2012 17:30 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    An excellent game ended all square as Napoli almost shocked Manchester City through Edinson Cavani's cool finish before Aleksandar Kolarov produced a stunning free-kick. City will be disapointed with the draw and face a tough test at FC Bayern München in matchday two.
  • 90+3
    A. Johnson (Man. City) delivers the corner.
    A late cross goes close to Joleon Lescott but Morgan De Sanctis is up higher and defuses the drama.
  • 90+2
    Tévez (Man. City) has a shot blocked.
  • Substitution
    89
    Santana (in) - Hamšík (out) (Napoli)
  • 89
    Pandev (Napoli) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 86
    Tévez (Man. City) is penalised for a foul on Aronica (Napoli).
  • 85
    Agüero (Man. City) misses the target.
  • 84
    Dzemaili (Napoli) misses the target.
  • Substitution
    84
    Pandev (in) - Cavani (out) (Napoli)
  • 83
    Y. Touré (Man. City) misses the target.
    Yaya Touré thought he could get the winner from 25 metres, but his tired effort flies over as City pile on late pressure.
  • 82
    Barry (Man. City) is penalised for a foul on Cavani (Napoli).
  • 81
    Silva (Man. City) takes the free-kick.
  • Substitution
    81
    Tévez (in) - Džeko (out) (Man. City)
  • 81
    Gargano (Napoli) is penalised for a foul on Agüero (Man. City).
    Sergio Agüero wins a free-kick wide on the left. City will swing the ball into the penalty area.
  • 80
    Hamšík (Napoli) takes the corner.
  • 79
    De Sanctis (Napoli) makes a save.
  • 79
    A. Johnson (Man. City) has an effort on goal.
    The England international shoots left footed after working a short corner. Morgan De Sanctis gets down low to his left to make a sharp stop.
  • 79
    A. Johnson (Man. City) takes the corner.
  • 78
    Džeko (Man. City) misses the target.
    The big striker almost puts City into the lead. Adam Johnson squirm into the area down the right and pulls back but the Bosnian can not hit the target on the turn, from the penalty spot.
  • Substitution
    76
    A. Johnson (in) - Nasri (out) (Man. City)
  • Substitution
    75
    Clichy (in) - Kolarov (out) (Man. City)
  • Goal
    74
    Kolarov (Man. City) scores from a direct free-kick
    A tremendous left footed free-kick from the Serbian. From the right side, 25 metres out, he drove the ball over the wall and in at the near post as Morgan De Sanctis could only watch. The game is back in the balance.
  • 73
    Inler (Napoli) is penalised for a foul on Zabaleta (Man. City).
  • 73
    Agüero (Man. City) misses the target.
    The bar is struck again. This time it is Sergio Agüero who turns Samir Nasri's low cross from the left on to the woodwork. So close.
  • 72
    Hamšík (Napoli) misses the target.
  • 71
    Y. Touré (Man. City) is penalised for a foul on Gargano (Napoli).
  • Goal
    69
    Cavani (Napoli) scores!
    The breakthrough for Napoli. A cool finish from the Uruguayan after Christian Maggio stole the ball from Gareth Barry, flew forward and played in Cavani who side footed through the legs of Joe Hart.
  • 67
    Hamšík (Napoli) takes the corner.
  • 67
    Hamšík (Napoli) takes the corner.
  • 66
    Hamšík (Napoli) misses the target.
    A brililant chance for the Slovakian and great block by Pablo Zabaleta. Blerim Dzemaili drove through the centre and laid off to Hamšík 10 metres out. The goal seemed certain until the Argentinian full-back threw himself in front of the goal bound shot.
  • 64
    Dzemaili (Napoli) misses the target.
    Substitute Blerim Dzemaili flashes a ball over Joe Hart's goal from 20 metres. Napoli are beginning to assert themselves and have looked the stronger side in the last five minutes. Do they have the stronger stamina to win it?
  • 64
    Y. Touré (Man. City) is penalised for a foul on Zúñiga (Napoli).
  • 62
    Hamšík (Napoli) takes the corner.
  • 61
    Agüero (Man. City) is flagged for offside.
  • 60
    Aronica (Napoli) takes the free-kick.
  • 59
    Agüero (Man. City) is penalised for a foul on Aronica (Napoli).
  • 59
    Lescott (Man. City) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    59
    Inler (Napoli) is shown a yellow card.
  • 59
    Inler (Napoli) is penalised for a foul on Y. Touré (Man. City).
  • Substitution
    58
    Dzemaili (in) - Lavezzi (out) (Napoli)
  • 57
    Nasri (Man. City) misses the target.
    Samir Nasri tries an effort with the outside of his boot but the ball fails to curl in. City are cranking up the pressure again. Napoli holding on.
  • 56
    De Sanctis (Napoli) makes a save.
  • 56
    Džeko (Man. City) has an effort on goal.
  • 56
    Gargano (Napoli) misses the target.
    Walter Gargano tries from distance but the Uruguayan's shot slips tamely past the right hand post.
  • 53
    Lescott (Man. City) misses the target.
    The England defender rises above Salvatore Aronica but his header is high over the bar. That was a great position and a good chance. City are getting closer.
  • 53
    Kolarov (Man. City) delivers the corner.
  • 52
    Gargano (Napoli) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Zabaleta (Man. City).
  • 50
    Hamšík (Napoli) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Džeko (Man. City).
  • 49
    Hamšík (Napoli) has an effort on goal.
    So close for Napoli. Juan Zúñiga drives into the area from the left and lays up to Marek Hamšík at the back post. His low drive flies past Joe Hart and is destined for the bottom corner before Vincent Kompany produces a tremendous goal line clearance.
  • 49
    Barry (Man. City) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Gargano (Napoli).
  • 48
    Barry (Man. City) has a shot blocked.
    The ball is swung in from the right as City began where they left off in the first period. Sergio Agüero fails to conect with a spectacular volley and Gareth Barry's effort is well blocked.
  • 48
    Inler (Napoli) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Y. Touré (Man. City).
  • 46
    Nasri (Man. City) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Maggio (Napoli).
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
  • 45+2
    Džeko (Man. City) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Gargano (Napoli).
  • 45+1
    Agüero (Man. City) misses the target.
    The ball is worked out to Sergio Agüero on the left but he can not direct his shot on target and it flies harmlessly over after good possession from the home side.
  • 44
    Kolarov (Man. City) has a shot blocked.
    City looking for the breakthrough before the break as Napoli hang on for half-time after a great opening period.
  • 44
    Nasri (Man. City) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    43
    Aronica (Napoli) is booked.
  • 43
    Aronica (Napoli) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Agüero (Man. City).
    Samir Nasri will swing the ball in from the left hand side.
  • 42
    Lavezzi (Napoli) delivers the corner.
  • 41
    Nasri (Man. City) delivers the corner.
  • 41
    Y. Touré (Man. City) has a shot blocked.
  • 41
    Aronica (Napoli) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Agüero (Man. City).
  • 40
    Lescott (Man. City) misses the target.
  • 40
    Nasri (Man. City) delivers the corner.
  • 40
    De Sanctis (Napoli) makes a save.
    Aleksandar Kolarov's free-kick from 40 metres out zips through the penalty area as no one can get a touch, but Morgan De Sanctis isn't fooled and turns the ball round the back post.
  • 40
    Kolarov (Man. City) delivers the free-kick on target.
  • 40
    Kolarov (Man. City) takes the free-kick.
  • 39
    Lavezzi (Napoli) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Zabaleta (Man. City).
  • 38
    Zúñiga (Napoli) misses the target.
    Edinson Cavani and Marek Hamšík link up to play in the Swiss midfielder Gökhan Inler but his shot is sliced wide of the right post as Joe Hart watches it calmly.
  • 38
    Silva (Man. City) has a shot blocked.
  • 35
    Y. Touré (Man. City) misses the target.
    It is City's turn to break forward at speed. Sergio Agüero is played into the Napoli area and he pulls back for Yaya Touré who hammers against the bar before the ball deflects to safety.
  • 34
    Lavezzi (Napoli) delivers the corner.
  • 34
    Lavezzi (Napoli) delivers the corner.
  • 33
    Silva (Man. City) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Zúñiga (Napoli).
  • 32
    Nasri (Man. City) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    31
    Cannavaro (Napoli) is booked.
  • 31
    Cannavaro (Napoli) is penalised for a foul on Agüero (Man. City).
  • 29
    Silva (Man. City) has a shot blocked.
  • 27
    Silva (Man. City) has a shot blocked.
  • 24
    De Sanctis (Napoli) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    24
    Zabaleta (Man. City) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 23
    Zabaleta (Man. City) is penalised for a foul on Campagnaro (Napoli).
  • 23
    Nasri (Man. City) takes the corner.
  • 22
    Inler (Napoli) has a shot blocked.
  • 20
    Lavezzi (Napoli) misses the target.
    The stiker fires over from the right edge of the penalty area. Napoli are making City nervous in defence.
  • 19
    Nasri (Man. City) takes the free-kick.
  • 19
    Hamšík (Napoli) is penalised for a foul on Džeko (Man. City).
  • 18
    Lavezzi (Napoli) takes the corner.
  • 18
    Lavezzi (Napoli) misses the target.
    After being deprived of ball Napoli break forward at speed. The Argentinian slips inside Vincent Kompany and curls the ball on to the bar from outside the area. So close to the opener for the visitors.
  • 15
    Silva (Man. City) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    15
    Maggio (Napoli) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 14
    Maggio (Napoli) is penalised for a foul on Silva (Man. City).
  • 13
    Džeko (Man. City) misses the target.
    Sergio Agüero and Džeko link up well as the Bosnian drives into the area but his shot is dragged wide of the far post. The partnership looks dangerous.
  • 12
    Kompany (Man. City) is penalised for a foul on Lavezzi (Napoli).
  • 11
    Nasri (Man. City) takes the corner.
  • 10
    Nasri (Man. City) takes the corner.
    The corner from the right finds Edin Džeko unmarked but his looping header is off target. The danger does not end there as Sergio Agüero arrives at the back post but cannot find a way past Morgan De Sanctis who saves well.
  • 10
    Silva (Man. City) takes the free-kick.
  • 10
    Silva (Man. City) delivers the free-kick wide.
    David Silva's left footed free-kick is defelcted over.
  • 9
    Inler (Napoli) is penalised for a foul on Džeko (Man. City).
    Gökhan Inler fouls 25 metres out. Danger.
  • 9
    Džeko (Man. City) misses the target.
  • 7
    Cavani (Napoli) misses the target.
    A swift break upfield from Napoli but Edinson Cavani shoots high after finding space 25 metres out. The visitors proving they will be dangerous.
  • 4
    Nasri (Man. City) takes the corner.
    The ball from the left flies through the area but Vincent Kompany and Joleon Lescott are unable to make contact to direct goalwards.
  • 3
    Nasri (Man. City) misses the target.
    The Frenchman fires just wide of the right hand post from the edge of the area after Edin Džeko holds the ball up strongly.
  • 1
    Barry (Man. City) is penalised for a foul on Campagnaro (Napoli).
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.
    City are wearing their traditional sky blue while Napoli line up in an all grey kit and push forward.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red card
    Red card
  • Yellow card
    Yellow card
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution
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