Chelsea became the first team to beat Manchester City in the Premier League this season. Playing at Stamford Bridge, the Blues 2-1 win over Man. City, Monday (12/12).
Shown with the composition of his best players, Man. City immediately make public Stamford Bridge was silent on the 2nd minute. Sergio Aguero passing through Branislav Ivanovic. Mario Balotelli who escaped from the off-side trap, easily making goals.
Disadvantaged quick goal for the visitors, the Blues tried to retaliate. The first opportunity comes through Ashley Cole's kick. Cole's shot but the ball still sideways at Joe Hart's net.
Chelsea finally managed to equalize in the 34th minute. Daniel Sturridge, followed puncture the bait to the front of the wicket Man. City greeted Raul Meireles to tear the nets Hart. Score 1-1 for both teams survive until the first half ended.
Disastrous for the Man. City present at the 58th minute. Gael Clichy takling to Ramires produce a second yellow card. Practical remaining half-hour match, Man. City had to play with 10 players.
The advantages can be maximized by the number of players either by Chelsea. In the 81st minute, Sturridge kick inside the penalty box on hand Joleon Lescott. Frank Lampard merciless executioner who becomes a successful carry out their duties perfectly.
Efforts Man. City to get away from their first defeat in the Premier League should go away when the referee blew the whistle signaled the end of the game. Score 2-1 to Chelsea enough to give City the first stain.
Despite the defeat, the City still tops the standings with 38 points. However, the difference with the second rank that is Man. United just two points. Chelsea successfully pushed himself up to third with 31 points. Superior goal difference from Tottenham Hotspur.