Manchester City 2-2 Birmingham City

BIRMINGHAM - Could lead 2-1 at halftime, Manchester City, eventually forced a 2-2 draw when they travel to Birmingham City in the Premier League continued on Wednesday or Thursday (3 / 2).

These results can not be separated from a fatal error that made Patrick Vieira in the 77th minute. French midfielder Kevin Phillips had violated so that the City was sentenced to a penalty and scored to make Birmingham counterweight position.

Even so, this result does not change the position of City in the standings list. Roberto Mancini's troops remained in third place by collecting 46 points.

In earlier matches, the City actually appear extraordinary at St Andrews Stadium. They managed to excel when the game first has been running for four minutes. Carlos Tevez is a successful goalkeeper Ben Foster tore maximize bait after David Silva.

Too many strikes, City defense off guard. It was seen how successful Nikola Zigic scored a reply after acquiring feedback from David Bentley's free kick at minute 23.

Even so, the City managed to back ahead. Free kick, Alkesandar Kolarov forcing Ben Foster picked up the ball in his own net for the second time at minute 41. Gol Kolarov make the City successfully closed the first half with the score 2-1.

After halftime, the City still control the game. Carlos Tevez and his friends have a golden opportunity to add goals through action Jerome Boateng in the 54th minute. Unfortunately for City, Boateng shot can still be thwarted by Foster.

Unfortunately, the City made a mistake fatal. In the 77th minute, City have a penalty after Patrick Vieira's punishment violated Kevin Phillps. Craig Gardner who ran as executioner thrilling success goalkeeper Joe Hart. This goal forced the City should share the points after a 2-2 score lasted until the fight was over.