Man City 2-1 Tottenham

City's Silva lining

November 11, 2012
By Richard Jolly, Etihad Stadium
(Archive)
He is the 21st century David Fairclough, the Etihad Stadium Javier Hernandez. Besides being the scourge of Spurs, Edin Dzeko is Manchester City's brilliant Plan B. He is not so much the super-sub as the superlative substitute, the replacement who wreaks havoc. Except, of course, when he actually begins a game.

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