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Division 2, Week 1

AC Milan 0 - 0 Aston Villa

Division Two League Match, AC Milan vs. Aston Villa (Thu Oct 12)


                             AC Milan  |  Aston Villa
                            4-3-1-2 E  |  3-1-3-1-2 A
                    Darren Broadhurst  |  Jamie Coady
                                       |
                     M_Steklenburg GK  |  GK Valdivia
                         T_Gemmell DF  |  DF D_Sloan
                           G_Pique DF  |  DF A_Arrondel
                           Ricadio DF  |  DF K_Wemberg
                            T_Haas DF  |  DM G_Driver
                           T_Motta MF  |  MF Kaka
                         L_Macleod MF  |  MF P_Cocu
                         K_Commons MF  |  MF B_Charlton
                            Alexis AM  |  AM Raul
                         Neymar_Jr FW  |  FW E_Cavani
                           J_Vardy FW  |  FW S_Corchia
                                       |
                          J_Hunter SUB |  SUB P_Hankey
                        J_Richards SUB |  SUB S_Ferguson
                          A_Karnak SUB |  SUB J_Mata
                      D_Boerrigter SUB |  SUB P_Di_Canio
                           Ricardo SUB |  SUB D_Byrne

Referee: J_Underhill (Scotland)


Min. 2  :(amn) Alexis flicks it over K_Wemberg's head
          ...  He showed some great skill there!
          ...  Alexis with the deft touch!
          ...  He hits the ball towards goal!
          ...  But Valdivia dives to his left
          ...  I think Valdivia just got a hand on that one
          ...  J_Underhill has given a goal kick
          ...  Unbelievable !
Min. 6  :(asv) S_Corchia jumps over Ricadio's challenge
          ...  Oh, beautiful nutmeg
          ...  He's clean through
          ...  But T_Haas puts it in row Z!
Min. 7  :(asv) Raul flicks it past Alexis
          ...  He runs forward
          ...  Ricadio knocks the ball back to M_Steklenburg
          ...  Ohhhh no!!
          ...  It's gone past M_Steklenburg!
          ...  And just creeps wide!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Kaka drives it into the box!
          ...  M_Steklenburg easily catches it!
Min. 8  :(asv) Raul with a simple pass to S_Corchia
          ...  G_Pique gets the foot in to win the ball
Min. 9  :(asv) P_Cocu moves out wide
          ...  He plays the ball through to Raul
          ...  Raul hits the shot!
          ...  It swerves a lot!
          ...  M_Steklenburg won't get to that!
          ...  Oooh it goes just over!!
Min. 12 :(asv) G_Driver with the diagonal pass S_Corchia
          ...  T_Motta with the tackle
          ...  J_Underhill will want to speak to him
          ...  J_Underhill tries to calm him down
Min. 14 :(amn) L_Macleod plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  K_Commons decides to go for goal instead!
          ...  K_Commons throws himself at the ball !
          ...  He manages to reach the ball
          ...  But he puts it wide
          ...  That was a terrible attempt!
Min. 14 :(asv) Raul hits in a shot!
          ...  It hits the defender
          ...  S_Corchia collects the loose ball!
          ...  But T_Gemmell puts it in row Z!
Min. 17 :(asv) G_Driver lobs the ball over the defence
          ...  Kaka latches on to it
          ...  A powerful shot by Kaka !
          ...  M_Steklenburg saves it
          ...  He got his body behind the ball there
Min. 18 :(asv) E_Cavani finds a hole in the defence
          ...  E_Cavani with a thundering volley!
          ...  It hits the bar and goes over
          ...  Well, sometimes they go in, sometimes they don't
Min. 22 :(amn) G_Pique jumps over the defender's challenge
          ...  Oh, beautiful nutmeg
          ...  He's clean through
          ...  G_Pique lobs Valdivia!
          ...  Valdivia has it covered
          ...  It takes a bobble!
          ...  Valdivia reacts well to save!!!
Min. 22 :(asv) G_Driver with an incisive pass to Kaka
          ...  T_Haas with a nasty foul
          ...  The fans are chanting "OFF!!! OFF!!!
          ...  That will be a booking
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 24 :(amn) L_Macleod takes possession
          ...  He has his back towards goal
          ...  He turns well
          ...  But he steps on the ball and falls over!
          ...  K_Wemberg looks embarrassed to take the ball off him!
Min. 24 :(asv) Raul finds a hole in the defence
          ...  Raul with the header !
          ...  M_Steklenburg has it covered
          ...  It takes a bobble!
          ...  M_Steklenburg is left flat-footed
          ...  It's gone wide !!
Min. 25 :(amn) T_Motta wins possession
          ...  He plays the ball across to T_Gemmell
          ...  T_Gemmell smashed the ball towards the bottom corner!
          ...  He has put it wide!
          ...  He looks horrified by that miss!
          ...  He puts his face in his hands!
Min. 27 :(amn) T_Motta jinks infield
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to Alexis
          ...  Alexis drives it low !
          ...  Valdivia with a fantastic point blank save
          ...  He showed great Reflexes there
Min. 29 :(amn) G_Pique plays a long ball to Alexis
          ...  Alexis rises above the defence to head the ball !
          ...  But Valdivia palms it away
          ...  He could have caught that!
Min. 30 :(amn) G_Pique squares it to K_Commons
          ...  K_Commons smashed the ball towards the bottom corner!
          ...  It's wide!
          ...  9 times out of ten he would have scored that!
Min. 34 :(amn) T_Gemmell with a real burst of pace
          ...  He shows D_Sloan a clean set of heals
          ...  D_Sloan moves quickly to get the tackle in this time
Min. 35 :(amn) K_Commons with a neat pass into J_Vardy
          ...  A_Arrondel wins it well
          ...  Perfectly timed!
Min. 37 :(amn) L_Macleod moves out over to the edge of the pitch
          ...  He sees a team mate in space
          ...  He plays the ball through to Neymar_Jr
          ...  P_Cocu with a nasty foul
          ...  I don't think he meant anything other than trying to get the ball
          ...  J_Underhill reaches to his pocket!
          ...  He jots down his name!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 38 :(amn) K_Commons flicks it over the defenders head
          ...  He showed some great skill there!
          ...  K_Commons with a bomb of a shot !
          ...  Valdivia with the save
          ...  He holds onto it as well!
Min. 39 :(amn) T_Haas controls the ball with a deft piece of skill
          ...  He plays the ball out to the right!
          ...  T_Gemmell gets onto the end of the pass!
          ...  D_Sloan pulls on his shirt
          ...  He wins the ball
          ...  The defender got away with the foul there!
Min. 41 :(asv) The ball is passed in from Kaka, he finds S_Corchia
          ...  S_Corchia is clean through!
          ...  M_Steklenburg tries to make himself big
          ...  He dinks it over M_Steklenburg
          ...  M_Steklenburg reacts well to save !!
Min. 42 :(amn) The ball is passed in from L_Macleod, he finds K_Commons
          ...  A_Arrondel slides in to knock the ball out for a throw-in
Min. 43 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 43 :(asv) P_Cocu feeds the ball through the middle
          ...  E_Cavani runs onto it
          ...  He uses a clever change of direction to go past the defender
          ...  E_Cavani goes for goal !
          ...  It goes wide!
          ...  He made that look harder than it was!!
Min. 44 :(asv) Raul barges K_Commons off the ball
          ...  Raul attempts to nutmeg M_Steklenburg!
          ...  Saved by M_Steklenburg

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: AC Milan 0-0 Aston Villa

Min. 46 :(amn) Neymar_Jr takes on K_Wemberg
          ...  He runs past him
          ...  Neymar_Jr attempts the shot!
          ...  Valdivia makes the save
          ...  He hits the ball up field!
Min. 46 :(asv) B_Charlton jumps over T_Haas's challenge
          ...  Oh, beautiful nutmeg
          ...  He's clean through
          ...  Ricadio brings him down from behind!
          ...  But the ref gives nothing!
Min. 49 :(asv) K_Wemberg with the first time pass to Raul
          ...  G_Pique stands firm and knocks the player to the ground!!
          ...  That's a rash challenge!!
          ...  The boy is unlucky to get a yellow
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 52 :(asv) G_Driver with an in swinging cross to S_Corchia
          ...  S_Corchia tries the lob from 30 yards !
          ...  It's just over!
          ...  9 times out of ten he would have scored that!
Min. 53 :(asv) P_Cocu has the ball on the wing
          ...  He knocks the ball past G_Pique!
          ...  He has some space now!
          ...  P_Cocu rises above the defence to head the ball !
          ...  The ball moves through the air!
          ...  M_Steklenburg moves quickly!
          ...  Can he get to this?
          ...  It's beaten him!
          ...  But it thumps the post!!
          ...  And goes out!
Min. 55 :(amn) T_Motta controls the ball with a deft piece of skill
          ...  He plays the ball out to the right!
          ...  J_Vardy gets onto the end of the pass!
          ...  P_Cocu with a nasty foul
          ...  That was a deliberate act that deserves punishment
          ...  His 2nd yellow this game ! Sent off !
Min. 56 :(asv) Raul cut's in on the inside of the defender
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to Kaka
          ...  Ricadio with an ugly foul
          ...  That was a deliberate act that deserves punishment
          ...  J_Underhill calls him over
          ...  He's told to calm down
          ...  Darren Broadhurst looks relieved
Min. 58 :(amn) Neymar_Jr turns past G_Driver
          ...  He has created space for himself now
          ...  Neymar_Jr with the chance !
          ...  Valdivia heads it away
          ...  He was showing off there!
Min. 60 :(asv) B_Charlton crosses into the box, finding E_Cavani
          ...  E_Cavani with a stunning strike !
          ...  But M_Steklenburg smothers the ball.
Min. 63 :(amn) K_Commons runs at the defender
          ...  The ball rebounds off D_Sloan back to him!
          ...  That was fortunate, but he continues to go forward!
          ...  But K_Wemberg slides in two footed.
          ...  J_Underhill has a look but waves "Play On!"
Min. 64 :(asv) E_Cavani beats his marker
          ...  He muscled him off the ball
          ...  E_Cavani with a screamer of a shot !
          ...  It hits the side netting!
          ...  He has squandered a golden opportunity
Min. 64 :(amn) Neymar_Jr runs at K_Wemberg
          ...  The defender slips and falls over
          ...  E_Cavani with a superb challenge
          ...  The referee has given the free kick the other way!
          ...  FREE KICK
          ...  Just past the halfway line
          ...  K_Commons hoists it forward
          ...  Alexis gets on the end of it
          ...  Alexis aiming for the bottom corner !
          ...  OOOOHHHHH!!!!
          ...  It's wide!
          ...  That was a dismal effort!
          ...  He should have buried that!
Min. 65 :(amn) Neymar_Jr is taking a throw in
          ...  He is taking a run up at it!
          ...  He throws it long to J_Vardy
          ...  J_Vardy attempts a low drive!
          ...  It's going over!
          ...  It dips dramatically!!
          ...  And Valdivia reacts well to tip it over
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  L_Macleod floats the ball in!
          ...  Valdivia comes out and claims it!
Min. 66 :(asv) S_Corchia sidesteps Ricadio
          ...  His quick feet took him past the defender
          ...  S_Corchia hits the shot with the inside of the right foot!
          ...  But he puts it wide
          ...  He found himself with no room to manoeuvre
Min. 68 :(amn) D_Boerrigter will replace Neymar_Jr and play FW
Min. 70 :(asv) S_Ferguson is being brought on
          ...  A_Arrondel is leaving the pitch
          ...  He looks disappointed that he won't be continuing
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DF
Min. 70 :(asv) P_Di_Canio is going to be brought on
          ...  S_Corchia is leaving the pitch
          ...  He hasn't had the best of games today
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play FW
Min. 70 :(amn) L_Macleod beats the defender
          ...  L_Macleod gets his head to the ball !
          ...  Valdivia manages to turn it behind
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  T_Motta chips the ball into the area!
          ...  K_Wemberg heads it away
Min. 71 :(amn) J_Vardy turns past the defender
          ...  He has created space for himself now
          ...  J_Vardy hits the shot with the inside of the left foot!
          ...  The fans behind the goal jump up!
          ...  Valdivia acrobatically tips it over !!
          ...  Great keeping!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  T_Haas crosses it in!
          ...  It goes straight into the arms of Valdivia
Min. 73 :(amn) A_Karnak is coming on for Alexis and playing DF
Min. 75 :(amn) There's going to be a change
          ...  J_Richards will come on for Ricadio and play DF
Min. 78 :(amn) T_Haas hits in a wicked shot!
          ...  It hits the defender
          ...  A_Karnak latches onto it!
          ...  But he stands on the ball and falls over!!
          ...  D_Sloan picks up the loose ball and clears the danger
Min. 79 :(asv) G_Driver is out on the left
          ...  He moves the ball right to E_Cavani
          ...  E_Cavani with an overhead kick !
          ...  He gets a connection
          ...  But he got that all wrong
Min. 80 :(amn) T_Motta with the nod to T_Haas
          ...  T_Haas with a screamer of a shot !
          ...  It grazes the bar
          ...  And goes over
          ...  Oh so close there!
Min. 82 :(asv) E_Cavani nutmegs the defender, he continues to run forward
          ...  E_Cavani with the chance !
          ...  M_Steklenburg guesses right
Min. 83 :(amn) L_Macleod finds D_Boerrigter with a ball over the defence
          ...  D_Boerrigter has time and space on the edge of the box!
          ...  He shoots towards goal!
          ...  The shot deflects wide into the crowd!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Swung in by L_Macleod
          ...  J_Vardy gets a shot in
          ...  It takes a deflection!
          ...  But goes wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  L_Macleod plays it into the danger area!
          ...  T_Motta loses his marker
          ...  He gets his head onto it!
          ...  It takes a deflection!
          ...  But hits the side netting!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  L_Macleod drives it into the box!
          ...  The ball comes to T_Haas
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  The fans behind the goal jump up!
          ...  Valdivia acrobatically tips it over !!
          ...  Great keeping!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  T_Motta curls it into the box!
          ...  G_Pique with the shot!
          ...  But Valdivia palms it away
          ...  He could have caught that!
Min. 83 :(asv) P_Di_Canio sidesteps T_Haas
          ...  His quick feet took him past the defender
          ...  T_Gemmell with the foul
          ...  J_Underhill called him over for a strong verbal warning
Min. 83 :(asv) B_Charlton with a superb first touch
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run!
          ...  He plays the ball across to him!
          ...  E_Cavani gets on the end of the pass
          ...  E_Cavani has time and space!
          ...  He tries the lob!
          ...  M_Steklenburg makes a great save
          ...  And he manages to hold onto it as well!
Min. 86 :(amn) D_Boerrigter crosses in from the wing, he finds J_Vardy in the box
          ...  S_Ferguson dives in two footed!!
          ...  Play On!!
Min. 87 :(asv) B_Charlton is closed down
          ...  He plays a quick pass under pressure
          ...  E_Cavani latches onto the ball
          ...  E_Cavani tries one from the edge of the box !
          ...  The shot slips through M_Steklenburg's hands
          ...  But goes wide!
          ...  He got away with that!
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 90 :(amn) T_Motta with the flick on
          ...  He plays the ball across to L_Macleod
          ...  L_Macleod hits it
          ...  This one could go anywhere !
          ...  It hits off a defender!
          ...  Valdivia is wrong footed!
          ...  It drifts just wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  K_Commons curls it into the box!
          ...  K_Wemberg wins the ball
          ...  And he clears the danger
Min. 91 :(amn) K_Commons beats one
          ...  Knocks it past a second
          ...  And finds J_Vardy
          ...  A vicious shot by J_Vardy !
          ...  It hits the bar
          ...  And goes over!
          ...  Valdivia was beaten there!
Min. 92 :(amn) J_Vardy steps over the ball
          ...  He nutmegs S_Ferguson
          ...  That a lovely piece of trickery
          ...  D_Sloan with the block

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


Match Details
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Venue                : San Siro Stadium
Attendance           : 75,000
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AC Milan Match Info
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Best player          : G_Pique
Scorers              : N/A
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : T_Haas (22), G_Pique (49)
Injured              : N/A
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Aston Villa Match Info
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Best player          : Valdivia (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : N/A
Sent Off             : P_Cocu (55)
Booked               : N/A
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                             AC Milan     |   Aston Villa
Attempts on Goal     :          22        |       16
Off target           :          10        |       10
On target            :          12        |       6
Possession           :          51        |       49
Corners              :           8        |       1
Red Cards            :           0        |       1
Yellow Cards         :           2        |       0
Subs Used            :           3        |       2
Fouls                :          12        |       15
Key Tackles          :           5        |       9
Key Passes           :          17        |       15
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Final Score          : AC Milan 0 - 0 Aston Villa
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Player Statistics - AC Milan
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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M_Steklenburg  GK  34   3   1   1  32 |  94   7   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  75   0   0   0
T_Gemmell      DF   2  25   4   9  42 |  94   0   1   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  20   0   1
G_Pique        DF   2  24   9   6  22 |  94   0   1   2   0   2   0   1   0   0  18  18   8
Ricadio        DF   3  24   8   6  32 |  77   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
T_Haas         DF   2  23  12   7  11 |  94   0   1   2   0   2   0   1   0   0  18  18   4
T_Motta        MF   1   9  26   4  32 |  94   0   0   5   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  50   1
L_Macleod      MF   2   9  25  10  31 |  94   0   0   4   0   2   0   0   0   0   0  40   6
K_Commons      MF   1   7  25  10  32 |  94   0   0   2   0   3   0   0   0   0   0  20   7
Alexis         AM   3   9  24  13  12 |  75   0   0   0   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0  16
Neymar_Jr      FW   1   8   7  28  20 |  70   0   0   1   0   2   0   0   0   0   0  10  10
J_Vardy        FW   1   6   7  23  30 |  94   0   0   0   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0  12
J_Hunter       GK  27   4   1   1  37 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
J_Richards     DF   1  24   6   7  22 |  17   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
A_Karnak       DF   3   4  24  14  31 |  19   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
D_Boerrigter   FW   2   9  24  12  32 |  24   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10   1
Ricardo        FW   1   7   9  24  21 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

Player Statistics - Aston Villa
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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Valdivia       GK  35   2   2   1  42 |  94  14   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 110   0   0   0
D_Sloan        DF   2  28  10   4  19 |  94   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  80   0   0
A_Arrondel     DF   2  25   3   7  12 |  72   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
K_Wemberg      DF   2  24   6   7  32 |  94   0   4   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  80  10   0
G_Driver       DM   1  11  27   5  25 |  94   0   0   5   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  50   0
Kaka           MF   2   7  26  17  32 |  94   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10   5
P_Cocu         MF   3  11  26  11  25 |  57   0   0   2   0   1   0   0   1   0 -10  10  -9
B_Charlton     MF   1   7  24   9  30 |  94   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  30   0
Raul           AM   1   8  23  20  30 |  94   0   0   3   0   3   0   0   0   0   0  30   7
E_Cavani       FW   2  10  11  27  26 |  94   0   0   0   0   8   0   0   0   0   0   0  20
S_Corchia      FW   1   5   5  26  45 |  72   0   0   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   7
P_Hankey       GK  27   3   3   5  19 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
S_Ferguson     DF   2  23   8   7  15 |  22   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  60   0   0
J_Mata         MF   1  10  23   7  20 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
P_Di_Canio     FW   1   9   5  24  32 |  22   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
D_Byrne        FW   1   6  11  23  42 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
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