Newcastle 1-3 Man City Highlights
Manchester City bounced back from the disappointment of losing the Manchester derby with a stylish victory over Newcastle United at St James’ Park.
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Venue: Britannia Stadium
Date: Saturday, 15 December, 2012
Kick off: 12:45 GMT
0-1 Agüero 10′
0-2 Javi Garcia 39′
1-2 Ba 51′
1-3 Yaya Toure 78′
City have won the last five meetings between the teams.
Newcastle have not won any of the last 11 games against Man City. Their last win was in September 2005, when Michael Owen scored the only goal in a 1-0 win at St James’ Park.
The Magpies have lost five of their last six league games. They have taken just four points from the last 21 available.
Newcastle are currently 14th with 17 points, At this stage last season, they were 7th with 27 points.
One-third of Newcastle’s league goals this season have come in the 15 minutes after half-time.
Just five Newcastle players have scored in this season’s Premier League – 12 different players have scored for Man City.
Newcastle have lost 41 league matches in the month of December, more than any other team in Premier League history.
James Perch is set to make his 50th Premier League appearance.
This will be City’s fourth match in December – they’re yet to win this month.
City have not lost two Premier League matches in a row since October 2010.
After 16 games last season, Man City were top of the table and led Man Utd by two points. This season, second-placed City trail United by six points.
Roberto Mancini will celebrate three years as City manager on 19 December.
City have kept clean sheets in their last three league away matches – they have never have kept four away clean sheets in a row in their top-flight history.
They have failed to win in six of the last seven matches (all competitions) that Mario Balotelli has played in.