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On this day: 7 October

  • 07 October 2013 10:08
  • Posted by @dclayton_mcfc

Looking back through the history books for the events, signings and memorable matches that happened on this day in City’s history.

Saturday 7 October 2007

Elano scores twice as City beat Middlesbrough 3-1 at the City of Manchester Stadium. Chris Riggott put through his own goal to give Sven-Goran Eriksson's side a 10th-minute lead and Elano made it 2-0 on 33 minutes with a stunning 25-yard drive. The Brazilian maestro made it 3-0 on 66 minutes with a superb free-kick and Ben Hutchison pulled one back for the visitors on 89 minutes as the Sky Blues manintained their 100% home record in the Premier League.


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