Manchester City's Serbian defender Aleksandar Kolarov (R) celebrates with Manchester City's English midfielder Fabian Delph after scoring during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Southampton at The Etihad stadium in Man
Result: Man City ease past Saints to go top
Manchester City recovered from two defeats in a week to overcome Southampton 3-1 in their Premier League clash and go top of the table.
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole reviews how the players fared at Eastlands as Aleksandar Kolarov stars to help Manchester City beat Southampton 3-1.
Analysis
Sports Mole looks back at how Manchester City stopped the rot of two successive defeats by beating Southampton 3-1 at Eastlands.
Match Report
Manchester City recovered from two defeats in a week to overcome Southampton 3-1 in their Premier League clash and go top of the table.
Live Commentary
Relive our live coverage as Manchester City bounce back from two successive defeats to beat Southampton 3-1 at Eastlands.
HT Report
Goals from Kevin De Bruyne and Fabian Delph give Manchester City a 2-0 half-time lead over Southampton in their Premier League clash.
Team News
Both Manchester City and Southampton make four changes for their Premier League clash this afternoon, as Fabian Delph starts for the hosts.
Preview
Sports Mole previews events at Eastlands as both Manchester City and Southampton bid to bounce back from disappointing defeats last time out.
Head to Head
May 24, 2015 3pm
Nov 30, 2014 1.30pm
Southampton
0-3
Man City

Wanyama (7')
Toure (51'), Lampard (80'), Clichy (88')
Aguero (9'), Mangala (22'), Kompany (81')
Mangala (74')
Apr 5, 2014 12.45pm
Man City
4-1
Southampton
Toure (3' pen.), Nasri (45'), Dzeko (45'), Jovetic (80')
Fernandinho (44'), Garcia (68'), Toure (77')
Lambert (36' pen.)
Dec 7, 2013 3pm
Feb 9, 2013 5.30pm
Southampton
3-1
Man City
Davis (22'), Puncheon (7'), Barry (48' og.)
Lambert (27')
Dzeko (39')
Clichy (50'), Touré (70')



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