The 32-year-old Argentina global, who is leaving following nine years at the club, made advances on an overwhelming applause at the 62nd moment.
He was named man of the match and finished the amusement with the chief’s armband after Vincent Kompany was substituted.
Zabaleta, who is City’s third longest-serving player after Joe Hart and Kompany, was joined on the pitch by his better half and youthful child and given a protest of respect by his partners as he and his family withdrawn down the passage.
An introduction likewise occurred on the contribute which Zabaleta was indicated video tributes, including one from previous colleague Mario Balotelli, and he was given a lifetime City season ticket.
“I said to my sweetheart, now my spouse, let me go to Manchester, I will appreciate it, it will be just for three or four years, so I’ll need to apologize, it’s been nine years.” said Zabaleta.