Manchester City 2-1 Chelsea

Tevez provides a welcome contribution

March 21, 2012
By Richard Jolly, Etihad Stadium
This was the seminal performance of his season, the day he delivered a crucial contribution to Manchester City's title challenge. It was an eloquent reminder of why he cost an exorbitant fee, of why he is paid enormous wages. And yet, as Samir Nasri finished beautifully, wheeled away in shirtless jubilation and accepted the congratulations of his team-mates, the Frenchman was both feted and fated.

Fated because a marvellous recovery is likely to be remembered not because of Nasri but for ...

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