Manchester City (3) vs. Aston Villa FC (1)

Manchester City (3) vs. Aston Villa FC (1)

Aston Villa FC backers were disappointed by a 3-1 loss to Manchester City Saturday in English Premiership action.

Manchester City's goals were scored by C.A. Tevez (pen.) in the 41st minute, E.S. Adebayor in the 43rd minute, and C. Bellamy in the 89th minute.

Aston Villa FC got a goal from J. Carew in the 16th minute in the loss.

Over bettors were rewarded when the four goals sent the match over the total of 2.5.

The halftime score was 2-1 for Manchester City.

Officials flashed a yellow card to Manchester City's V. Kompany in the 24th minute.

The referee showed a caution to Aston Villa FC's S. Petrov in the 45th minute, and J. Collins in the 90th minute.