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Elite FA Cup, Group A Game 1

Aberdeen 1 - 3 Paris Saint Germain

Elite FA Cup Groups Round 1, Aberdeen vs. Paris Saint Germain (Thu Dec 19)


                             Aberdeen  |  Paris Saint Germain
                          3-1-3-1-2 A  |  4-4-2 P
                          Malky McKay  |  Will Davidson
                                       |
                          G_Buffon GK  |  GK Lev_Yashin
                          M_Britos DF  |  DF M_Friedrich
                           Marcelo DF  |  DF M_Layun
                        P_Thompson DF  |  DF A_Valencia
                            J_Ross DM  |  DF T_Adams
                        R_VD_Vaart MF  |  MF R_Savage
                          T_Finder MF  |  MF Paas_De_Boll
                        J_McArthur MF  |  MF R_Parlour
                         J_Shaddix AM  |  MF Lewis_Travis
                          D_Baggio FW  |  FW K_Phillips
                         R_Bentley FW  |  FW N_Pepe
                                       |
                          C_Gordon SUB |  SUB S_Nakamura
                             Balde SUB |  SUB D_Walker
                        M_Pavlovic SUB |  SUB J_Richards
                         J_Afolabi SUB |  SUB Muniesa
                      Hakim_Ziyech SUB |  SUB S_Corchia

Referee: J_Hunye (Hungary)


Min. 1  :(abn) M_Britos sidesteps his marker
          ...  M_Britos tries to lob the keeper !
          ...  Lev_Yashin with an easy save
          ...  He just oozes confidence
Min. 1  :(psg) R_Savage falls badly. He's unable to continue
Min. 1  :(psg) Muniesa is being prepared to come on
          ...  R_Savage is leaving the pitch
          ...  Looks like the substitute will play MF
Min. 3  :(psg) N_Pepe runs at Marcelo
          ...  The defender slips and falls over
          ...  A scorcher of a shot from N_Pepe !
          ...  It sails over!
          ...  He should have hit the target at least!!
Min. 6  :(abn) R_Bentley beats M_Layun
          ...  He showed great skill there
          ...  M_Layun goes in hard to win the ball back
Min. 6  :(abn) R_Bentley latches onto the ball
          ...  He has some space now
          ...  N_Pepe with an ugly foul
          ...  There's no place in the game for that kind of challenge
          ...  That will be a booking
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 7  :(abn) J_Shaddix has the ball on the wing
          ...  He knocks the ball past M_Friedrich!
          ...  He has some space now!
          ...  Excellent sliding challenge from T_Adams
          ...  He could have easily caught the defender is he hadn't been careful
Min. 7  :(psg) M_Layun brings the ball into the opposing area
          ...  N_Pepe makes himself available
          ...  Marcelo knocks him to the floor
          ...  The fans are calling for a penalty!
          ...  But J_Hunye just turns away!
Min. 10 :(abn) J_Ross plays it forward to D_Baggio
          ...  D_Baggio with the shot on net !
          ...  Looks like it should be Lev_Yashin's
          ...  Oh he's let it go through his legs
          ...  But drifts inches wide !!
          ...  Lev_Yashin looks embarrassed!
          ...  He was relieved to see it go wide!
          ...  Goal kick given, amazing decision there!
Min. 13 :(abn) T_Finder takes possession on the edge of the box
          ...  But T_Adams sweeps up the threat
Min. 14 :(abn) D_Baggio runs at the defence
          ...  He nutmegs M_Layun
          ...  He showed his class there
          ...  But A_Valencia wins the ball from behind
          ...  The crowd appeal but J_Hunye has none of it.
Min. 15 :(psg) Paas_De_Boll is taking a throw in
          ...  He takes a couple of strides back
          ...  He throws the ball to K_Phillips
          ...  K_Phillips aims for the top right corner !
          ...  But G_Buffon parries the shot
          ...  The defender manages to scramble the ball away
Min. 16 :(psg) Paas_De_Boll with the towering header to K_Phillips
          ...  R_Bentley is called for the holding foul
          ...  Well spotted by the referee
          ...  He is ordered to cool off
Min. 17 :(psg) Lewis_Travis is closed down
          ...  He plays a quick pass
          ...  Paas_De_Boll latches onto the ball
          ...  Paas_De_Boll hits it
          ...  This one could go anywhere !
          ...  Looks like it should be G_Buffon's
          ...  Oh he's let it go through his legs
          ...  But drifts inches wide !!
          ...  G_Buffon looks embarrassed!
          ...  He was relieved to see it go wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Muniesa crosses it in!
          ...  The ball comes to K_Phillips
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  It hits the post
          ...  And goes clear
Min. 18 :(abn) J_Shaddix with the mazy dribble
          ...  He takes it past Lewis_Travis
          ...  Lewis_Travis plays the back pass
          ...  Lev_Yashin can't get to it!!
          ...  It goes just wide!!
          ...  Look at the relief on his face!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  J_Ross curls it into the box!
          ...  R_Bentley with the shot!
          ...  He hits the post
          ...  He follows it up!
          ...  But puts it wide!
          ...  He'll be disappointed with that
Min. 19 :(psg) R_Parlour gets to the by-line
          ...  He sees a team mate in space
          ...  He plays the ball through to Lewis_Travis
          ...  The cross hits Lewis_Travis on the butt and rebounds towards goal !
          ...  G_Buffon makes a great save
          ...  But he can't hold onto it!
          ...  He gathers it at the second attempt!
Min. 20 :(abn) R_VD_Vaart retreats under pressure
          ...  He hoofs the ball up field
          ...  D_Baggio gets on the end of it
          ...  D_Baggio swings in the shot!
          ...  Lev_Yashin makes a fine save
Min. 21 :(psg) N_Pepe with a Cruyff turn
          ...  N_Pepe has time and space on the edge of the box!
          ...  He shoots towards goal!
          ...  G_Buffon tips it over
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Muniesa drives it into the box!
          ...  P_Thompson reads it well and clears the danger
Min. 23 :(psg) Muniesa with the diagonal pass M_Layun
          ...  Marcelo cuts out the pass
          ...  That was close!
Min. 26 :(abn) J_Ross with a 40-yard pass to J_Shaddix
          ...  A_Valencia seizes control of the ball
          ...  He hoists it forward
Min. 29 :(abn) J_Ross kills the ball dead
          ...  He sees a team mate leave his marker!
          ...  He plays the ball across to him!
          ...  R_Bentley gets on the end of the pass
          ...  R_Bentley with the deft touch!
          ...  He hits the ball towards goal!
          ...  Lev_Yashin with a great save
          ...  He holds onto it as well!
Min. 33 :(psg) Paas_De_Boll with the deft touch
          ...  He takes it past R_Bentley
          ...  He knocks it to K_Phillips!
          ...  K_Phillips drives it towards goal !
          ...  The shot slips through G_Buffon's hands
          ...  But goes wide!
          ...  He got away with that!
          ...  Goal kick given! That looked like a corner to me
Min. 34 :(psg) Muniesa spots A_Valencia who is in acres of space
          ...  A_Valencia with his head down lets it go !
          ...  But G_Buffon punches it away
Min. 35 :(psg) N_Pepe flicks it over the defender and runs onto it
          ...  He showed great skill and pace there
          ...  N_Pepe hits the shot with the inside of the left foot!
          ...  G_Buffon gathers it comfortably
Min. 36 :(abn) M_Britos jinks infield
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to D_Baggio
          ...  M_Layun slides in hard!
          ...  And knocks the ball out for a throw!
Min. 38 :(psg) Lewis_Travis runs at Marcelo
          ...  He takes it past him
          ...  Lewis_Travis with a little chip!
          ...  But he got that all wrong
Min. 39 :(abn) J_Shaddix pushes it past A_Valencia
          ...  The ball hits T_Adams in the face!
          ...  And goes clear!
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 3 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 45 :(psg) Paas_De_Boll jumps over R_VD_Vaart's challenge
          ...  Oh, beautiful nutmeg
          ...  He's clean through
          ...  Paas_De_Boll with the header !
          ...  But G_Buffon dives to his left
          ...  I think G_Buffon just got a hand on that one
          ...  J_Hunye has given a goal kick
          ...  Unbelievable !
Min. 46 :(abn) T_Finder off the woodwork.
          ...  J_Shaddix picks up the deflection
          ...  J_Shaddix has a go!
          ...  It's just over!
          ...  9 times out of ten he would have scored that!

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Aberdeen 0-0 Paris Saint Germain

Min. 46 :(abn) P_Thompson turns past the defender
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to D_Baggio
          ...  D_Baggio with the drive!
          ...  Lev_Yashin goes down well to save
Min. 47 :(abn) Marcelo runs at the defence
          ...  Marcelo with a thundering volley!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Lev_Yashin was well beaten there!
          ...  But it's been ruled out!
          ...  What on earth for?
          ...  That looks like an appalling decision!
Min. 47 :(abn) P_Thompson miskicks!
          ...  He finds J_Shaddix though
          ...  That was fortunate
          ...  Lewis_Travis with the lunge!!
          ...  And the whistle goes, that's a foul
Min. 49 :(psg) Paas_De_Boll is forced back with the ball
          ...  He belts the ball up field
          ...  N_Pepe latches onto the end of it
          ...  Marcelo slides in to knock the ball out for a corner
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Lewis_Travis drives it into the box!
          ...  G_Buffon reads it well, and claims it!
Min. 53 :(abn) R_VD_Vaart looks for options
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He knocks a through ball to D_Baggio
          ...  M_Layun anticipates the pass and cuts it out
Min. 54 :(psg) Lewis_Travis watches his team-mates pull the defenders out of position
          ...  He decides to be greedy and run into the space
          ...  He's gone right through!
          ...  P_Thompson with an ugly foul
          ...  J_Hunye called him over for a strong verbal warning
Min. 55 :(abn) Marcelo skips the challenge from T_Adams
          ...  Marcelo swings in the shot!
          ...  Lev_Yashin is beaten!
          ...  It hits the bar!!
          ...  And goes clear
Min. 57 :(psg) Paas_De_Boll controls the ball immaculately
          ...  Leaves the defenders for dead
          ...  This looks like it could be a great chance
          ...  J_Shaddix pulls the player to the ground!!
          ...  That's a poor tackle!
          ...  He's lucky to be let off for that one
          ...  Malky McKay looks relieved
          ...  Will Davidson is far from happy with that decision
Min. 57 :(psg) N_Pepe finds his way through
          ...  He sets up the shot
          ...  N_Pepe has his eyes on the goal!
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  G_Buffon has to pick the ball out of the net
          ...  That's given Paris Saint Germain the advantage!
          ...  Aberdeen 0-1 Paris Saint Germain ...
Min. 59 :(psg) N_Pepe takes advantage of a bad back pass from Marcelo
          ...  Marcelo moves quickly to get the tackle in this time
Min. 61 :(psg) Lewis_Travis plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  N_Pepe keeps possession instead!
          ...  He runs towards the goal now!
          ...  A well-placed shot from N_Pepe !
          ...  G_Buffon gets his fingertips to it
          ...  He pushes it on to the post
          ...  The defender clears the loose ball
Min. 62 :(abn) M_Britos with the flick on
          ...  He plays the ball across to D_Baggio
          ...  D_Baggio sends it flying towards goal!
          ...  OOOOHHHHH!!!!
          ...  It's wide!
          ...  That was a dismal effort!
          ...  He should have buried that!
Min. 62 :(psg) N_Pepe gets the ball on the wing
          ...  He cuts inside the defender!
          ...  He has some space now!
          ...  N_Pepe could have let it bounce!
          ...  G_Buffon blocks the shot with his legs
          ...  It goes clear!
Min. 63 :(psg) A_Valencia moves out wide
          ...  He plays the ball through to M_Friedrich
          ...  M_Friedrich gets his head to the ball !
          ...  But G_Buffon makes a superb stop down low.
Min. 66 :(abn) T_Finder sidesteps his marker
          ...  That was too easy
          ...  A_Valencia anticipates the pass and cuts it out
Min. 66 :(abn) Marcelo plays it back
          ...  G_Buffon slips!!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  He has put it into his own net!!
          ...  Aberdeen 0-2 Paris Saint Germain ...
Min. 67 :(abn) The Aberdeen manager told his side to change to a E strategy
Min. 67 :(psg) Paris Saint Germain will now play C after the order comes from the dugout
Min. 68 :(psg) M_Friedrich with a glorious long pass to N_Pepe
          ...  J_Ross with an ugly foul
          ...  The fans are chanting "OFF!!! OFF!!!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll be off if he does that again
Min. 68 :(psg) K_Phillips finds his way through
          ...  They tried to play the offside trap
          ...  K_Phillips fires off a left-footed shot !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Rifled home!
          ...  The Paris Saint Germain fans go wild!
          ...  Aberdeen 0-3 Paris Saint Germain ...
Min. 69 :(abn) R_VD_Vaart brings the ball into the opposing area
          ...  R_Bentley makes himself available
          ...  But A_Valencia sees the pass and cuts it out
Min. 70 :(abn) Balde is being prepared to come on
          ...  M_Britos is leaving the pitch
          ...  He looks disappointed that he won't be continuing
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DF
Min. 74 :(psg) M_Friedrich puts in T_Adams
          ...  J_Ross with the lunge!!
          ...  And the whistle goes, that's a foul
          ...  His 2nd yellow this game ! Sent off !
          ...  An early bath or him then!
Min. 74 :(psg) R_Parlour crosses to Paas_De_Boll
          ...  Paas_De_Boll rifles it at the goal !
          ...  It's hit the bar
          ...  It bounces down
          ...  G_Buffon grabs it
          ...  No Goal!
          ...  Boo's surround the stadium!!!
Min. 75 :(abn) a big roar from the crowd as J_Afolabi comes on for T_Finder to play MF
Min. 75 :(abn) Hakim_Ziyech comes on for R_Bentley and will play FW to the delight of the fans
Min. 75 :(psg) R_Parlour drives it across the face of the goal A_Valencia
          ...  A_Valencia with a bicycle kick !
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  G_Buffon dives desperately to try and save it!!
          ...  He can't get to it!
          ...  But it creeps just wide!!
          ...  The deflection had G_Buffon beaten!
Min. 77 :(abn) J_Shaddix runs at Muniesa
          ...  He takes it past him
          ...  Cleaned up by A_Valencia
Min. 81 :(psg) R_Parlour hits the ball through the heart of the defence
          ...  N_Pepe latches onto it!
          ...  Launched towards the top corner by N_Pepe !
          ...  Saved by G_Buffon
Min. 82 :(psg) D_Walker takes off his tracksuit, he'll replace A_Valencia
          ...  He'll play as a DF
          ...  The manager will be hoping the substitution pays off
Min. 82 :(psg) S_Corchia takes off his tracksuit
          ...  he'll replace N_Pepe as FW
Min. 83 :(abn) A defence splitting pass from J_Shaddix to D_Baggio
          ...  But M_Layun wins the ball from behind
          ...  The crowd appeal but J_Hunye has none of it.
Min. 83 :(psg) S_Corchia takes on the defender
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to K_Phillips
          ...  J_McArthur with a superb tackle!
          ...  He easily dispossessed him.
Min. 84 :(psg) Paas_De_Boll has the ball on the wing
          ...  He knocks the ball past Hakim_Ziyech
          ...  He puts in Lewis_Travis!
          ...  R_VD_Vaart with an ugly foul
          ...  I don't think he meant anything other than trying to get the ball
          ...  J_Hunye lectures him
Min. 85 :(psg) M_Layun jinks infield
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to K_Phillips
          ...  Blocked by Marcelo
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th referee signals that there is 1 minute of time to be added on
Min. 88 :(abn) J_Shaddix leaps into the air
          ...  He wins the header
          ...  He heads it across to P_Thompson
          ...  From long range P_Thompson bends the ball towards goal!
          ...  It hammers off the bar onto the line
          ...  J_Hunye talks to his assistant
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  The Aberdeen fans celebrate the goal
          ...  Aberdeen have narrowed the deficit!
          ...  Aberdeen 1-3 Paris Saint Germain ...

*************  FULL TIME  ****************


Match Details
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Venue                : Pittodrie Stadium
Attendance           : 118,645
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Aberdeen Match Info
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Best player          : J_Shaddix
Scorers              : P_Thompson (88)
Sent Off             : J_Ross (74)
Booked               : N/A
Injured              : N/A
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Paris Saint Germain Match Info
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Best player          : N_Pepe (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : N_Pepe (57), Marcelo (66 og), K_Phillips (68)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : N_Pepe (6)
Injured              : R_Savage (1)
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Match Statistics
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                             Aberdeen     | Paris Saint Germain
Attempts on Goal     :          11        |       19
Off target           :           5        |       7
On target            :           6        |       12
Possession           :          44        |       56
Corners              :           1        |       3
Red Cards            :           1        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           0        |       1
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :          11        |       7
Key Tackles          :           6        |       13
Key Passes           :          12        |       19
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Final Score          : Aberdeen 1 - 3 Paris Saint Germain
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Player Statistics - Aberdeen
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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G_Buffon       GK  35   2   3   1  22 |  94  11   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  25   0   0   0
M_Britos       DF   2  30   6   8  22 |  73   0   0   2   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  20  10
Marcelo        DF   1  29   9   7  21 |  94   0   5   0   0   2   0   0   0   0  80 -20  11
P_Thompson     DF   2  28  12   6  30 |  94   0   1   1   0   1   1   0   0   0  20  10  35
J_Ross         DM   1   8  29   7  27 |  77   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   1   0 -10  20 -10
R_VD_Vaart     MF   2  10  30   9  24 |  94   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  30   0
T_Finder       MF   3   7  29   8  23 |  78   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
J_McArthur     MF   3   7  29   7  12 |  94   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 -20 -20
J_Shaddix      AM   3  12  29  18  31 |  94   0   0   2   1   1   0   0   0   0   0  40   1
D_Baggio       FW   2   7   9  27  21 |  94   0   0   0   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0  22
R_Bentley      FW   3   8   8  27  21 |  78   0   0   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  11
C_Gordon       GK  32   4   1   5  11 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Balde          DF   3  28   7   8  22 |  21   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 -20 -20 -20
M_Pavlovic     DF   3  27   6   7  22 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
J_Afolabi      MF   2  14  26   6  32 |  16   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Hakim_Ziyech   FW   2   6   7  27  32 |  16   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

Player Statistics - Paris Saint Germain
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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Lev_Yashin     GK  29   1   3   2  32 |  94   4   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0   0   0
M_Friedrich    DF   2  30  12  10  29 |  94   0   0   2   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  20  10
M_Layun        DF   1  28  12   7  33 |  94   0   4   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  80  20   0
A_Valencia     DF   2  27   8   9  22 |  85   0   5   1   0   2   0   0   0   0 100  10  11
T_Adams        DF   1  27   7   6  23 |  94   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  80  20  20
R_Savage       MF   2   8  28   6  15 |   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Paas_De_Boll   MF   2  10  27   9  31 |  94   0   0   5   0   3   0   0   0   0   0  50  12
R_Parlour      MF   1   7  26   4  31 |  94   0   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0
Lewis_Travis   MF   2   6  25  11  23 |  94   0   1   2   0   2   0   0   0   0  20  20  11
K_Phillips     FW   2   8   8  27  42 |  94   0   0   0   0   4   1   0   0   0  20  20  67
N_Pepe         FW   3   8  10  26  33 |  85   0   0   0   0   7   1   1   0   0  -2  -2  84
S_Nakamura     GK  19   1   2   1  33 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
D_Walker       DF   2  29   8   7  43 |   9   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
J_Richards     DF   1  27   6   7  22 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Muniesa        MF   1   7  27   8  20 |  93   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0
S_Corchia      FW   1   6   5  27  45 |   9   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
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