Wednesday 17th April 2013
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As Cup final dress rehearsals go this was pretty unrepresentative stuff.
City, resigned to a best possible finish of second in the Barclays Premier League, decided to rest some of their weekend Wembley heroes whilst Wigan were gripped with the kind of anxiety and tension that a relegation battle will always pump into the system.
The result of all that was a disjoined contest, that at times ebbed and flowed pleasingly but at others was not the most edifying of spectacles. There were few chances and plenty of frustration.
But City failing to score at home is as rare as Halley’s Comet and in the end the points were decided by a wonderful piece of Argentine skill from Carlos Tevez.Read full match report
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