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City 1-2 Spurs - the key stats

Posted on 15 February 2016  - 09:00

The stats that mattered from our key 2-1 win at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday.

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How it stands - After 'Super Sunday' we're two points adrift of leaders Leicester, ahead of Arsenal on goal difference after the Gunners beat the Foxes late at the Emirates.

Away run continues - The win stretched our unbeaten run on the road to 12 matches since the opening day loss at Old Trafford. Our best is 16 matches, November, 1984 to August, 1985.

Harry's run continues - Harry Kane has now scored 15 goals in his last 17 appearances in the Premier League.

Below: Kevin Wimmer's stats at City

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Five star - The team has won five matches on the trot in the Premier League - Sunderland, Palace, Norwich, Watford and City.

Goals at City - Kane (penalty) 53 minutes (1-0); Iheanacho 74 (1-1); Eriksen 83 (2-1).

Keeping the ball - We enjoyed 54% possession against City.

Passing game - We made 554 passes to City's 465. Kevin Wimmer made 65 passes with a 64% completion rate.

Shooting boots - City had 19 attempts at goal (including blocked) to our six. We had three efforts on target. City also had seven corners to our one.

Get stuck in - We won 31 of 43 tackles. Mousa Dembele and Heung-Min Son led the way with five each.

Below: Action areas at City

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Line-ups - Manchester City (4-2-3-1) - Hart; Zabaleta, Kompany (c), Otamendi, Clichy (Kolarov 74); Fernandinho, Fernando (Iheanacho 66); Silva, Toure, Sterling; Aguero. Substitutes (not used): Caballero, Demichelis, Celina, A Garcia, M Garcia.

Spurs (4-2-3-1) - Lloris (c); Walker, Alderweireld, Wimmer, Rose; Dembele, Dier; Alli (Lamela 81), Eriksen, Son (Carroll 72); Kane (Chadli 89). Substitutes (not used): Vorm, Davies, Trippier, Mason.

Yellow cards - Manchester City – Kompany 46. Spurs - Dier 45, Wimmer 56, Carroll 76.

Referee - Mark Clattenburg.

Attendance - 54,551.