English Premier League

Man City vs Wolves 2021-22 English Premier League

  • 66': Raheem Sterling (P)
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  • Red Card 45'+2': Raúl Jiménez

Man City dig deep to overcome 10-man Wolves with Raheem Sterling penalty

Manchester City eventually overcame 10-man Wolves with Raheem Sterling's second-half penalty in their Premier League clash.

Match Commentary

  • 0': First Half begins.
  • 40': Rúben Dias (Manchester City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 43': Rodri (Manchester City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 45'+1': Raúl Jiménez (Wolverhampton Wanderers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 45'+2': Second yellow card to Raúl Jiménez (Wolverhampton Wanderers).
  • 45'+4': Rúben Neves (Wolverhampton Wanderers) is shown the yellow card.
  • 56': Substitution, Manchester City. Phil Foden replaces Ilkay Gündogan.
  • 64': VAR Decision: Penalty Manchester City.
  • 66': Goal! Manchester City 1, Wolverhampton Wanderers 0. Raheem Sterling (Manchester City) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the centre of the goal.
  • 67': Substitution, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Hwang Hee-Chan replaces Adama Traoré.
  • 74': Substitution, Manchester City. Kevin De Bruyne replaces Jack Grealish.
  • 78': Leander Dendoncker (Wolverhampton Wanderers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 81': João Cancelo (Manchester City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 82': Substitution, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Trincão replaces Rúben Neves.
  • 87': Substitution, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Daniel Podence replaces Leander Dendoncker.

Game Information

Competition: English Premier League

Venue: Etihad Stadium
Location: Manchester, England
Attendance: 52,613

English Premier League Standings

POS TEAM GP GD PTS
+12 Arsenal 8 1 21
+20 Manchester City 8 2 20
+9 Tottenham Hotspur 8 3 17
+6 Brighton & Hove Albion 7 4 14
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Statistics

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12 Fouls 5
3 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 1
1 Offsides 0
14 Corner Kicks 1
1 Saves 8
71 POSSESSION 29
24 SHOTS 2
10 ON GOAL 1
0.4 On Target % 0.5
1 Penalty Goals 0
1 Penalty Kicks Taken 0
679 Accurate Passes 231
746 Passes 310
0.9 Pass Completion % 0.7
8 Accurate Crosses 2
33 Crosses 4
0.2 Cross % 0.5
38 Long Balls 54
33 Accurate Long Balls 16
0.9 Long Balls % 0.3
6 Blocked Shots 0
8 Effective Tackles 9
11 Tackles 14
0.7 Tackle % 0.6
12 Interceptions 17
1 Effective Clearances 29
1 Clearances 29

Line-Ups

MNC Manchester City (4-3-3)

No. Name
31 Ederson (GK)
14 Aymeric Laporte
3 Rúben Dias Yellow Card
11 Oleksandr Zinchenko
27 João Cancelo Yellow Card
16 Rodri Yellow Card
8 Ilkay Gündogan
20 Bernardo Silva
9 Gabriel Jesus
10 Jack Grealish
7 Raheem Sterling

WOL Wolverhampton Wanderers (3-5-2)

No. Name
1 José Sá (GK)
16 Conor Coady
27 Romain Saïss
23 Max Kilman
28 João Moutinho
32 Leander Dendoncker Yellow Card
8 Rúben Neves Yellow Card
3 Rayan Aït-Nouri
22 Nélson Semedo
37 Adama Traoré
9 Raúl Jiménez Yellow Card

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