VIDEO: Manchester City lose to UAE in a friendly

UAE 1 – Manchester City 0 (Friendly, November 12, 2009) An under strength City side were defeated by a ninth minute penalty dispatched by Mohamed Al Shihi after Stuart Taylor had brought down Saeed Al Kas.

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Almeria 0 – Hercules 1 (Copa del Rey, November 12, 2009) (Agg. 1-3) Second division side Hercules stunned Almeria with Tiago Gomes claiming the only goal on the night with 14 minutes remaining.

Racing Santander 4 – Salamanca 1 (Copa del Rey, November 11, 2009) (Agg. 4-2) Pedro Perico scored in the 21st for second-division Salamanca. However, Congolese striker Mohammed Tchite’s hat trick rescued the first-division team and Francisco Jimenez scored the fourth.

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River Plate 2 – LDU de Quito 1 (Copa Sudamericana, November 12, 2009) The Uruguayans gained a slim lead to take to Ecuador. Richard Porta claimed the opener for the home side, Edison Mendez equalised before Jorge Cordoba claimed the winner on the hour.