Saturday 22 September 2007, 5:15pm at Craven Cottage, London
Barclays Premier League
Fulham FC
Fulham
3
Davies 13'; Bouazza 48'; Murphy 75'
Manchester City
Manchester City
3
Petrov 36', 60'; Mpenza 50'
An end to end thriller at Craven Cottage sees six goals scored and the points shared as a late Danny Murphy equaliser meant the game finished 3-3.

13' Goal

Simon Davies

48' Goal

Hameur Bouazza

75' Goal

Danny Murphy

56' Yellow Card

Carlos Bocanegra Card was given for a foul

70' Yellow Card

Clint Dempsey Card was given for a foul

90' Yellow Card

Paul Konchesky Card was given for a foul

46' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Diomansy Kamara
Off:Simon Davies

67' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Danny Murphy
Off:David Healy

67' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Seol Ki-Hyeon
Off:Hameur Bouazza

36' Goal

Martin Petrov

50' Goal

Emile Mpenza

60' Goal

Martin Petrov

70' Yellow Card

Micah Richards Card was given for a foul

88' Yellow Card

Dietmar Hamann Card was given for a foul

80' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Rolando Bianchi
Off:Emile Mpenza

80' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Geovanni
Off:Elano

83' Substitution

Player was substituted for tactical reasons
On:Sun Jihai
Off:Stephen Ireland

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90:00: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

90:00: Yellow Card - Foul by Paul Konchesky(Fulham) on Deiberson Geovanni(Man City). Paul Konchesky(Fulham) booked for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed left-footed by Martin Petrov(Man City) from right by-line, resulting in ball out of play.

90:00: Shot by Alexey Smertin(Fulham) drilled right-footed from right channel (20 yards), blocked by Richard Dunne(Man City). Shot by Alexey Smertin(Fulham) drilled right-footed from right channel (20 yards), blocked by Micah Richards(Man City).

90:00: Foul by Martin Petrov(Man City) on Steven Davis(Fulham). Free kick crossed right-footed by Danny Murphy(Fulham) from right channel, clearance by Richard Dunne(Man City). Inswinging corner from left by-line taken right-footed by Danny Murphy(Fulham) to centre, resulting in open play.

90:00: Shot by Deiberson Geovanni(Man City) drilled right-footed from right channel (20 yards), over the bar. Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

90:00: Foul by Richard Dunne(Man City) on Diomansy Kamara(Fulham). Free kick crossed left-footed by Paul Konchesky(Fulham) from left channel, save (punched) by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City). Shot by Alexey Smertin(Fulham) drilled right-footed from right channel (20 yards), save (caught) by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City).

90:00: Handball by Steven Davis(Fulham). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City) from own half, resulting in open play.

89:35: Attacking throw-in by Paul Konchesky(Fulham).

88:43: Attacking throw-in by Sun Jihai(Man City).

88:15: Correction - Goal kick taken short by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City).

88:15: Goal kick taken long by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City).

87:12: Yellow Card - Foul by Dietmar Hamann(Man City) on Seol Ki-Hyeon(Fulham). Dietmar Hamann(Man City) booked for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken right-footed by Danny Murphy(Fulham) from left channel, resulting in open play.

86:37: Attacking throw-in by Javier Garrido(Man City).

85:54: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

84:57: Attacking throw-in by Paul Konchesky(Fulham).

84:28: Defending throw-in by Javier Garrido(Man City).

83:50: Foul by Clinton Dempsey(Fulham) on Javier Garrido(Man City). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City) from own half, resulting in open play.

83:06: Attacking throw-in by Chris Baird(Fulham).

82:46: Substitution - Man City substitution: Stephen Ireland replaced by Sun Jihai (tactical).

81:35: Foul by Danny Murphy(Fulham) on Deiberson Geovanni(Man City). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Vedran Corluka(Man City) from own half, passed.

80:53: Cross by Diomansy Kamara(Fulham), clearance by Richard Dunne(Man City).

79:12: Substitution - Header by Clinton Dempsey(Fulham) from right side of penalty area (12 yards), over the bar. Man City substitution: Blumer Elano replaced by Deiberson Geovanni (tactical).Man City substitution: Emile Mpenza replaced by Rolando Bianchi (tactical). Goal kick taken long by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City).

78:23: Defending throw-in by Javier Garrido(Man City).

77:14: Attacking throw-in by Javier Garrido(Man City).

76:08: Shot by Danny Murphy(Fulham) right-footed from centre of penalty area (18 yards), over the bar. Goal kick taken long by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City).

75:51: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

74:22: Goal - Goal by Danny Murphy(Fulham) right-footed (bottom-right of goal) from centre of penalty area (12 yards).Fulham 3-3 Man City. Assist (header) by Seol Ki-Hyeon(Fulham) from left wing.

73:23: Diomansy Kamara(Fulham) caught offside. Indirect free kick taken right-footed by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City) from own half, resulting in open play.72:03: Shot by Diomansy Kamara(Fulham) overhead kick left-footed from left side of six-yard box (6 yards), save (caught) by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City).

71:41: Attacking throw-in by Paul Konchesky(Fulham).

70:22: Defending throw-in by Chris Baird(Fulham).

68:59: Yellow Card - Foul by Clinton Dempsey(Fulham) on Micah Richards(Man City). Clinton Dempsey(Fulham) booked for unsporting behaviour.Micah Richards(Man City) booked for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken right-footed by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City) from right wing, resulting in open play.

67:26: Inswinging corner from left by-line taken right-footed by Blumer Elano(Man City) to near post, resulting in ball out of play. Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

66:29: Substitution - Fulham substitution: David Healy replaced by Danny Murphy (tactical).Fulham substitution: Hameur Bouazza replaced by Seol Ki-Hyeon (tactical).

64:31: Foul by Diomansy Kamara(Fulham) on Dietmar Hamann(Man City). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Dietmar Hamann(Man City) from left channel, resulting in open play.

63:29: Foul by Clinton Dempsey(Fulham) on Dietmar Hamann(Man City). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City) from own half, resulting in open play.

59:50: Goal - Goal by Martin Petrov(Man City) drilled left-footed (bottom-left of goal) from left side of penalty area (12 yards).Fulham 2-3 Man City. Assist (pass) by Blumer Elano(Man City) from left channel.

58:37: Cross by Hameur Bouazza(Fulham), save (caught) by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City).

57:33: Foul by Blumer Elano(Man City) on Aaron Hughes(Fulham). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Antti Niemi(Fulham) from own half, resulting in open play.

56:31: Shot by Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) volleyed right-footed from right channel (25 yards), missed left. Goal kick taken long by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City).

56:09: Inswinging corner from right by-line taken left-footed by Hameur Bouazza(Fulham) to near post, clearance by Emile Mpenza(Man City).

55:52: Yellow Card - Carlos Bocanegra(Fulham) booked for dissent.

55:22: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

54:24: Attacking throw-in by Vedran Corluka(Man City).

53:19: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

52:19: Correction - Attacking throw-in by Chris Baird(Fulham).

52:19: Attacking throw-in by Paul Konchesky(Fulham).

52:02: Attacking throw-in by Javier Garrido(Man City).

51:36: Attacking throw-in by Javier Garrido(Man City).

51:12: Foul by David Healy(Fulham) on Richard Dunne(Man City). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City) from own half, resulting in open play.

49:33: Goal - Shot by Martin Petrov(Man City) curled left-footed from right channel (20 yards), save (parried) by Antti Niemi(Fulham). Headed goal by Emile Mpenza(Man City) (bottom-left of goal) from left side of six-yard box (6 yards).Fulham 2-2 Man City. Assist by Martin Petrov(Man City) from right channel.

48:38: Inswinging corner from right by-line taken left-footed by Hameur Bouazza(Fulham) to far post, clearance by Micah Richards(Man City).

46:21: Goal - Foul by Richard Dunne(Man City) on Diomansy Kamara(Fulham). Free kick scored by Hameur Bouazza(Fulham) left-footed (high centre of goal) from left channel (25 yards).Fulham 2-1 Man City.

45:37: Defending throw-in by Vedran Corluka(Man City).

45:01: Substitution - Fulham substitution: Simon Davies replaced by Diomansy Kamara (injury).

45:00: Attacking throw-in by Chris Baird(Fulham).

45:00: Attacking throw-in by Vedran Corluka(Man City).

42:08: Inswinging corner from left by-line taken right-footed by Simon Davies(Fulham) to near post, clearance by Richard Dunne(Man City). Inswinging corner from left by-line taken right-footed by Simon Davies(Fulham) to near post, clearance by Emile Mpenza(Man City).

40:43: Defending throw-in by Javier Garrido(Man City).

40:29: Foul by Martin Petrov(Man City) on Alexey Smertin(Fulham). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Alexey Smertin(Fulham) from own half, passed.

39:28: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

39:03: Attacking throw-in by Vedran Corluka(Man City).

38:21: Attacking throw-in by Chris Baird(Fulham).

36:48: Shot by Dietmar Hamann(Man City) drilled left-footed from left channel (25 yards), over the bar. Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

36:27: Assist (pass) by Michael Johnson(Man City) from right channel.

35:17: Goal - Goal by Martin Petrov(Man City) left-footed (top-right of goal) from centre of penalty area (12 yards).Fulham 1-1 Man City.

34:30: Defending throw-in by Chris Baird(Fulham).

34:18: Defending throw-in by Richard Dunne(Man City).

34:03: Defending throw-in by Stephen Ireland(Man City).

33:50: Defending throw-in by Vedran Corluka(Man City).

33:04: Defending throw-in by Paul Konchesky(Fulham).

31:49: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

31:15: Attacking throw-in by Vedran Corluka(Man City).

31:02: Attacking throw-in by Blumer Elano(Man City).

29:46: Defending throw-in by Paul Konchesky(Fulham).

28:21: Attacking throw-in by Stephen Ireland(Man City).Attacking throw-in by Vedran Corluka(Man City).

27:47: Attacking throw-in by Paul Konchesky(Fulham).Defending throw-in by Vedran Corluka(Man City).

27:05: Defending throw-in by Vedran Corluka(Man City).

26:27: Defending throw-in by Paul Konchesky(Fulham).

26:03: Foul by Chris Baird(Fulham) on Micah Richards(Man City). Direct free kick taken left-footed by Micah Richards(Man City) from own half, passed.

25:11: Shot by Martin Petrov(Man City) left-footed from left side of penalty area (12 yards), missed left. Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

24:28: Foul by Clinton Dempsey(Fulham) on Dietmar Hamann(Man City). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Dietmar Hamann(Man City) from right wing, passed.

23:43: Shot by Simon Davies(Fulham) volleyed left-footed from right channel (25 yards), missed left. Goal kick taken long by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City).

23:34: Attacking throw-in by Chris Baird(Fulham).

22:40: Shot by Simon Davies(Fulham) curled right-footed from right wing (30 yards), save (caught) by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City).

22:01: Attacking throw-in by Chris Baird(Fulham).

20:49: Inswinging corner from left by-line taken right-footed by Simon Davies(Fulham) to near post, resulting in ball out of play. Goal kick taken long by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City).

20:34: Attacking throw-in by Paul Konchesky(Fulham).

19:58: Attacking throw-in by Chris Baird(Fulham).

19:07: Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

18:15: Shot by Hameur Bouazza(Fulham) drilled left-footed from left side of penalty area (12 yards), missed left. Goal kick taken long by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City).

17:13: Attacking throw-in by Chris Baird(Fulham).

16:40: Attacking throw-in by Chris Baird(Fulham).

14:22: Shot by Dietmar Hamann(Man City) drilled left-footed from right channel (30 yards), missed right. Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

12:40: Goal - Headed goal by Simon Davies(Fulham) (high centre of goal) from left side of six-yard box (6 yards).Fulham 1-0 Man City. Assist (cross) by Hameur Bouazza(Fulham) from left wing.

11:13: Shot by Blumer Elano(Man City) drilled right-footed from left channel (20 yards), save (caught) by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

10:39: Outswinging corner from left by-line taken left-footed by Martin Petrov(Man City) to near post, clearance by Simon Davies(Fulham).

09:09: Attacking throw-in by Javier Garrido(Man City).

08:07: Shot by Stephen Ireland(Man City) volleyed right-footed from right channel (30 yards), over the bar. Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

07:22: Cross by Paul Konchesky(Fulham), save (caught) by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City).

06:57: Attacking throw-in by Paul Konchesky(Fulham).

06:46: Defending throw-in by Chris Baird(Fulham).

06:04: Goal kick taken long by Kasper Schmeichel(Man City).

05:35: Defending throw-in by Chris Baird(Fulham).

05:00: Defending throw-in by Chris Baird(Fulham).

04:33: Shot by Martin Petrov(Man City) drilled left-footed from left channel (25 yards), missed left. Goal kick taken long by Antti Niemi(Fulham).

03:18: Attacking throw-in by Paul Konchesky(Fulham).

01:52: Foul by Alexey Smertin(Fulham) on Michael Johnson(Man City). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Micah Richards(Man City) from left channel, passed.

01:06: Attacking throw-in by Paul Konchesky(Fulham).

00:48: Attacking throw-in by Paul Konchesky(Fulham).

00:24: Foul by Richard Dunne(Man City) on David Healy(Fulham). Direct free kick taken right-footed by Steven Davis(Fulham) from left channel, passed.

Match Information

Competition: Barclays Premier League

Date: Saturday 22 September 2007
Kick-off: 5:15pm

Venue: Craven Cottage, London
Attendance: 24,674

Referee: Mark Halsey

Fulham

Line-up: Niemi; Baird, Hughes, Bocanegra, Konchesky; Davies (Kamara 46'), Steven Davis, Smertin, Bouazza (Seol Ki-Hyeon 67'); Healy (Murphy 67'), Dempsey

Unused substitutes: Keller, Stefanovic

Manchester City

Line-up: Schmeichel; Corluka, Richards, Dunne, Garrido; Johnson, Ireland (Jihai 83'), Hamann; Elano (Geovanni 80'), Mpenza (Bianchi 80'), Petrov

Unused substitutes: Hart, Ball

As It Stood Table

Pos Club Pl Pts
1 Arsenal 6 16
2 Manchester City 7 13
3 Liverpool 6 12
4 Manchester United 6 11
5 Chelsea 6 11
6 West Ham United 5 10
7 Everton 6 10
8 Blackburn Rovers 5 9
9 Newcastle United 5 8
10 Wigan Athletic 7 8
11 Middlesbrough 7 8
12 Birmingham City 7 8
13 Sunderland 7 8
14 Aston Villa 5 7
15 Reading 7 7
16 Portsmouth 6 6
17 Fulham 7 6
18 Tottenham Hotspur 6 4
19 Derby County 7 4
20 Bolton Wanderers 6 3
Fulham (4-4-2)
  • 29Antti Niemi
  • 34Chris Baird
  • 18Aaron Hughes
  • 3Carlos Bocanegra
  • 4Paul Konchesky
  • 25Simon Davies
  • 10Steven Davis
  • 8Alexei Smertin
  • 24Hameur Bouazza
  • 31David Healy
  • 23Clint Dempsey
Substitutes
  • 1Kasey Keller
  • 6Dejan Stefanovic
  • 7Seol Ki-Hyeon
  • 27Danny Murphy
  • 11Diomansy Kamara
Manchester City (4-3-3)
  • 16Kasper Schmeichel
  • 5Vedran Corluka
  • 2Micah Richards
  • 22Richard Dunne
  • 15Javier Garrido
  • 46Michael Johnson
  • 7Stephen Ireland
  • 21Dietmar Hamann
  • 11Elano
  • 9Emile Mpenza
  • 17Martin Petrov
Substitutes
  • 1Joe Hart
  • 3Michael Ball
  • 17Sun Jihai
  • 8Geovanni
  • 10Rolando Bianchi