Date: 25th September 2009 at 9:42am
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The brilliant Andy Hinchcliffe said on Magic 1152 Total Football this week that Nigel De Jong would make a great cage fighter…

De Jong has become an increasingly important member of the City engine room with each game and there are plenty of cloggies out there who will tell you that he is also doing a job for Holland when called upon.

Yet another Man City mercenary puts a shift in for the cause.

He’s our Man of The Match in this week’s damp squib League Cup clash with Fulham.

34. Nigel De Jong 53%
39. Craig Bellamy 15%
5. Pablo Zabaleta 7%
28. Kolo Toure 7%
19. Joleon Lescott 7%
3. Wayne Bridge 7%
1. Shay Given 4%
17. Martin Petrov 0%
40. Vladimir Weiss 0%
8. Shaun Wright-Phillips 0%
18. Gareth Barry 0%
7. Stephen Ireland 0%
32. Carlos Tevez 0%

The Story So Far:

Gareth Barry, 2 (Blackburn A, Portsmouth A)
Craig Bellamy, 2 (Arsenal H, the rags A)
Nigel De Jong, 1 (Fulham H LC R3)
Emmanuel Adebayor, 1 (Wolves H)
Shaun Wright-Phillips, 1 (C. Palace A LC R2)

Vital MC’s Previous Man Of The Season

2007-2008 Elano Blumer
2008-2009 Stephen Ireland

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