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Elite FA Cup, Group Game 2

Aston Villa - AS Roma

Elite FA Cup Qualifier 2nd Leg Match, Aston Villa vs. AS Roma (Wed May 15)


                          Aston Villa  |  AS Roma
                          3-1-3-1-2 P  |  4-5-1 A
                    Pierre Van Rossum  |  Care Taker
                                       |
                        P_Lattuada GK  |  GK S_Given
                     P_Livingstone DF  |  DF Bauer
                        A_Cissokho DF  |  DF J_Matip
                             Ayala DF  |  DF Aldair
                          Mo_Diame DM  |  DF A_Arrondel
                         J_Butland MF  |  MF G_Karagounis
                         K_Commons MF  |  MF C_Makiadi
                           M_James MF  |  MF L_Figo
                        Ze_Roberto AM  |  MF D_Solga
                        O_Bierhoff FW  |  MF S_Berghuis
                        S_Donnelly FW  |  FW G_Botti
                                       |
                       F_Eggington SUB |  SUB G_Banks
                         K_Femenia SUB |  SUB R_Carlos_Jr
                          D_Abdoun SUB |  SUB A_Pirlo
                        B_Charlton SUB |  SUB J_S_Veron
                          L_Miller SUB |  SUB Geminiho

Referee: F_Brych (Germany)


Min. 3  :(asv) Ayala takes possession
          ...  Knocks it past Aldair
          ...  He's through on goal
          ...  C_Makiadi is called for the holding foul
          ...  He won that header unfairly
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He was lucky to escape with a caution!
          ...  Pierre Van Rossum looks bemused that it wasn't more!
Min. 4  :(asv) Mo_Diame runs down the flank
          ...  He plays the ball across to S_Donnelly
          ...  S_Donnelly has his eyes on the goal!
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  But S_Given with the difficult save
Min. 4  :(asr) C_Makiadi retreats under pressure
          ...  He hoofs the ball up field
          ...  S_Berghuis gets on the end of it
          ...  J_Butland tackles from behind
          ...  He could be off here!
          ...  F_Brych reaches to his pocket!
          ...  He jots down his name!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  I think he was lucky to escape with a caution!
Min. 4  :(asr) P_Lattuada miss-kicks!
          ...  D_Solga is through!
          ...  From long range D_Solga bends the ball towards goal!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Hammered into the top corner!
          ...  He salutes the AS Roma fans!!
          ...  That puts AS Roma ahead!
          ...  Now can they hang onto it!
          ...  Aston Villa 0-1 AS Roma ...
Min. 6  :(asr) Bauer controls the ball with a deft piece of skill
          ...  He plays the ball out to the left!
          ...  Aldair gets onto the end of the pass!
          ...  A delicate chip from Aldair !
          ...  But P_Lattuada makes a fine save
          ...  Wow!! That was close!
          ...  He had to be at his best to reach that one!
Min. 7  :(asv) M_James with a real burst of pace
          ...  He leaves D_Solga behind
          ...  M_James hits the ball first time!
          ...  S_Given falls over
          ...  But S_Given is relieved to watch it go out of play!
Min. 8  :(asr) C_Makiadi has the ball on the wing
          ...  He takes it past M_James
          ...  He knocks it to A_Arrondel!
          ...  A_Arrondel swings in the shot!
          ...  OOOOOOHHHHHHHH
          ...  It grazes the post and goes wide
Min. 9  :(asv) P_Livingstone with a measured pass to S_Donnelly
          ...  S_Donnelly is clean through!
          ...  He rounds S_Given
          ...  He nutmegs S_Given
          ...  It hits the upright!!
          ...  And goes wide!
Min. 10 :(asv) Ze_Roberto with the through ball to S_Donnelly
          ...  S_Donnelly cracks a laser towards goal !
          ...  But he somehow misses
          ...  He can't be happy with that effort
Min. 10 :(asr) The defender under hits the back pass!
          ...  D_Solga is through!
          ...  D_Solga hits the shot!
          ...  It swerves a lot!
          ...  It hits the post!!
          ...  But he beats the defender to the rebound
          ...  OHHHHHHHH !!
          ...  He's put it over
Min. 14 :(asr) G_Botti with the dribble
          ...  He's through on goal
          ...  G_Botti attempts a lob!
          ...  P_Lattuada with an amazing dive to the bottom left
          ...  How he got to that one I don't know !
Min. 16 :(asv) Ze_Roberto holds the ball up and waits for support
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to S_Donnelly
          ...  J_Matip wins it well
          ...  Perfectly timed!
Min. 17 :(asr) G_Botti jumps over the defender's challenge
          ...  A_Cissokho stands his ground and wins the tackle
Min. 17 :(asv) J_Butland takes possession
          ...  He's got no outlet
          ...  He decides to go alone
          ...  D_Solga is late with that one
          ...  He gets up and shakes the players hand
Min. 18 :(asv) P_Livingstone jinks infield
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to S_Donnelly
          ...  But Bauer wins the ball with a sliding challenge
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  P_Livingstone drives it into the box!
          ...  S_Given comes out and claims it!
Min. 18 :(asr) The ball goes loose!
          ...  A_Arrondel seizes control of it and thinks about the shot
          ...  A_Arrondel keeps his head down as he hits the shot!
          ...  It floats over P_Lattuada
          ...  Its heading goal ward!
          ...  But floats just over
          ...  That was a great effort
Min. 21 :(asr) G_Botti plays a quick one-two with his team mate
          ...  He looks around for options
          ...  He moves forward with the ball
          ...  G_Botti with a graceful, looping effort !
          ...  But P_Lattuada just gets his fingers to that one
Min. 27 :(asr) L_Figo with a penetrating pass to G_Botti
          ...  G_Botti tries to lob the keeper !
          ...  The shot deflects wide into the crowd!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  L_Figo crosses it in!
          ...  P_Livingstone clears the danger
Min. 36 :(asr) G_Karagounis with electric pace
          ...  He eases past the defender
          ...  G_Karagounis goes for the top corner !
          ...  It floats over P_Lattuada
          ...  Its heading goal ward!
          ...  But floats just over
          ...  That was a great effort
Min. 38 :(asv) K_Commons plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  O_Bierhoff decides to go for goal instead!
          ...  A delicate header from O_Bierhoff !
          ...  The fans behind the goal jump up!
          ...  But it's gone just wide !!
Min. 39 :(asv) P_Livingstone breaks clear of the defence!
          ...  He is clean through on S_Given!
          ...  G_Botti brings him down!
          ...  He could be off!!
          ...  F_Brych calls him over
          ...  The ref is taking his time with him!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 41 :(asv) O_Bierhoff with the flick on
          ...  He plays the ball across to P_Livingstone
          ...  Bauer takes the ball and the player!!
          ...  But the ref waves play on!!
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 43 :(asv) Ze_Roberto has it now
          ...  He takes on A_Arrondel
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He puts in O_Bierhoff!
          ...  Excellent sliding challenge by J_Matip
          ...  He timed it well
Min. 43 :(asr) G_Botti sidesteps P_Livingstone
          ...  He showed great skill there
          ...  G_Botti carves a shot towards goal !
          ...  He couldn't have hit that shot much better!!
          ...  P_Lattuada tips it wide !!
          ...  Great goalkeeping there!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  C_Makiadi lofts the ball in!
          ...  G_Botti tries to place the shot!
          ...  But P_Lattuada tips it behind
          ...  F_Brych has given a goal kick
          ...  Unbelievable !
Min. 44 :(asr) G_Karagounis with a simple pass to C_Makiadi
          ...  A scorcher of a shot from C_Makiadi !
          ...  But P_Lattuada with the difficult save
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  G_Karagounis hits it into the box!
          ...  The ball comes to C_Makiadi
          ...  He knocks it goalward
          ...  P_Lattuada is stranded!
          ...  He can't get there in time!
          ...  OH! It drifts just past the post
          ...  Great strike!
          ...  Deserved a goal really
Min. 45 :(asr) D_Solga drives it across the face of the goal S_Berghuis
          ...  S_Berghuis sidesteps his marker and tries the wicked snap bender !
          ...  But it's hit the defender and went out for a corner
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  D_Solga plays it towards the near post!
          ...  A_Arrondel gets something on it!
          ...  But P_Lattuada hits it away
          ...  He could have held onto that!
Min. 46 :(asr) Bauer dribbles it into the box
          ...  Ayala steals the ball of off him

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Aston Villa 0-1 AS Roma

Min. 47 :(asv) K_Commons finds S_Donnelly in acres of space
          ...  S_Donnelly with the chance !
          ...  But he's put it wide
          ...  How did he manage to miss that one?!?!?
Min. 47 :(asr) G_Botti runs towards the goal
          ...  A skilful effort from G_Botti !
          ...  P_Lattuada with a fantastic point blank save
          ...  He showed great Reflexes there
Min. 48 :(asv) O_Bierhoff cuts inside the defender
          ...  He sees a team mate in space
          ...  He passes it to Mo_Diame
          ...  But J_Matip sweeps up the threat
Min. 52 :(asr) G_Botti knocks it past the defender and runs onto it
          ...  He leaves the defender standing
          ...  G_Botti with the drive!
          ...  The net bulges!
          ...  OH!! He has hit the side netting
          ...  Goal kick given
Min. 53 :(asr) Bauer finds a hole in the defence
          ...  The defence was sleeping
          ...  He made a fantastic run though
          ...  M_James brings him down in the area
          ...  There can only be one outcome surely!
          ...  But F_Brych waves play on!!!
Min. 54 :(asv) S_Donnelly turns past Bauer
          ...  He has created space for himself now
          ...  S_Donnelly with the goal bound shot!
          ...  It hits the outside of the post
          ...  And spins wide
Min. 57 :(asv) K_Commons hits in a shot!
          ...  It hits the defender
          ...  Ze_Roberto collects the loose ball!
          ...  Aldair plays the back pass
          ...  S_Given can't get to it!!
          ...  It goes just wide!!
          ...  What a lucky escape!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Mo_Diame plays it towards the near post!
          ...  S_Donnelly with the shot!
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  Wide !!
          ...  That was fortunate
Min. 60 :(asr) Bauer flicks it past the defender
          ...  He runs forward
          ...  Mo_Diame beats him to the ball
Min. 62 :(asr) G_Botti knocks it past P_Livingstone and runs onto it
          ...  He showed great skill and pace there
          ...  G_Botti goes for the top corner !
          ...  The fans get off there seats!
          ...  But it sails over !!
Min. 63 :(asv) S_Donnelly times his run well
          ...  S_Donnelly hits the shot!
          ...  It swerves a lot!
          ...  S_Given was lucky there
Min. 67 :(asv) M_James with a real burst of pace
          ...  He shows the defender a clean set of heals
          ...  M_James heads the ball towards goal !
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  Wide !!
          ...  That was fortunate
Min. 69 :(asv) Ayala with a measured pass to S_Donnelly
          ...  S_Donnelly keeps his head down as he hits the shot!
          ...  S_Given blocks the shot with his legs
          ...  It goes clear!
Min. 70 :(asv) The Aston Villa manager told his side to change to a L strategy
Min. 70 :(asv) M_James shifts into the AM position in a tactical change
Min. 70 :(asr) a big roar from the crowd as R_Carlos_Jr comes on for J_Matip to play DF
Min. 70 :(asr) J_S_Veron is coming on for S_Berghuis and will play MF
Min. 70 :(asr) Geminiho is coming on and G_Botti is being brought off
          ...  Looks likely he will go and play FW
Min. 70 :(asr) G_Karagounis gets to the by line
          ...  He looks up and lobs in a cross
          ...  Bauer is unmarked
          ...  Bauer flicks the header toward the far post!
          ...  He miskicks the ball
          ...  He's managed to put that out of the stadium
Min. 71 :(asv) Mo_Diame beats one
          ...  Knocks it past a second
          ...  And finds O_Bierhoff
          ...  Bauer takes the player down!!
          ...  PENALTY!!
          ...  No! The ref has given the free kick the other way!
          ...  Unbelievable!
Min. 71 :(asr) C_Makiadi brings the ball into the opposing area
          ...  L_Figo makes himself available
          ...  L_Figo drives the ball low !
          ...  P_Lattuada saves it but to be fair he didn't have to move for that one
Min. 73 :(asr) D_Solga moves out wide
          ...  He plays the ball through to J_S_Veron
          ...  J_S_Veron is clean through!
          ...  P_Lattuada tries to make himself big
          ...  He dinks it over P_Lattuada
          ...  It goes wide!!
Min. 74 :(asr) L_Figo drives it forward to Geminiho
          ...  Geminiho drives it low !
          ...  P_Lattuada can't get to it!
          ...  OH! It drifts wide!
          ...  P_Lattuada has a smile on his face
          ...  Did he know that was going wide?
Min. 75 :(asr) AS Roma made the switch to a D strategy
Min. 77 :(asr) D_Solga moves out over to the edge of the pitch
          ...  He plays the ball through to Geminiho
          ...  O_Bierhoff fouls badly
          ...  That was a deliberate act that deserves punishment
Min. 80 :(asv) K_Femenia will replace the useless P_Livingstone and will play DF
Min. 80 :(asv) D_Abdoun is being brought on
          ...  A_Cissokho is leaving the pitch
          ...  He looks disappointed that he won't be continuing
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DF
Min. 80 :(asv) B_Charlton is coming on for J_Butland and playing MF
Min. 82 :(asv) B_Charlton sidesteps L_Figo
          ...  He was too quick for his marker
          ...  But Bauer slides in
Min. 82 :(asr) Bauer with a one-touch layoff to Geminiho
          ...  Geminiho chases it through, he must score !
          ...  It's beaten P_Lattuada
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Aston Villa 0-2 AS Roma ...
Min. 84 :(asr) J_S_Veron jinks infield
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to Geminiho
          ...  D_Abdoun tackles cleanly
          ...  The linesman flags for the foul though! Unbelievable! It looked clean to me
          ...  Shown a YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  FREE KICK
          ...  Just inside there own half
          ...  C_Makiadi shapes to shoot
          ...  He plays it to G_Karagounis instead
          ...  But Ayala wins the tackle cleanly
Min. 84 :(asv) B_Charlton runs down the wing
          ...  He knocks it past the defender into space!
          ...  He cuts the ball back
          ...  O_Bierhoff latches onto the pass
          ...  He carves out some space
          ...  A_Arrondel with an awful challenge
          ...  I don't think he meant anything other than trying to get the ball
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He was unlucky to be booked for that
Min. 86 :(asv) S_Donnelly with the header on
          ...  He finds M_James in space
          ...  R_Carlos_Jr wins control of the ball with his hand!!
          ...  Play On!!
Min. 88 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 90 :(asv) Ze_Roberto takes on the defender
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to S_Donnelly
          ...  But A_Arrondel slides in two footed.
          ...  F_Brych has a look but waves "Play On!"

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Villa Park
Attendance           : 79,767
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Aston Villa Match Info
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Best player          : S_Donnelly
Scorers              : N/A
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : J_Butland (4), D_Abdoun (84)
Injured              : N/A
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AS Roma Match Info
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Best player          : Bauer (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : D_Solga (4), Geminiho (82)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : C_Makiadi (3), G_Botti (39), A_Arrondel (84)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                           Aston Villa    |    AS Roma
Attempts on Goal     :          11        |       23
Off target           :           7        |       12
On target            :           4        |       11
Possession           :          42        |       58
Corners              :           2        |       4
Red Cards            :           0        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           2        |       3
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :           9        |       12
Key Tackles          :           5        |       10
Key Passes           :          16        |       12
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Final Score          : Aston Villa 0 - 2 AS Roma
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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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P_Lattuada     GK  30   3   2   1  42 |  94   9   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   5   0   0   0
P_Livingstone  DF   2  29  10   8  31 |  82   0   1   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 -20
A_Cissokho     DF   2  28  11   6  12 |  82   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
Ayala          DF   2  27  11   5  11 |  94   0   2   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  40  10   0
Mo_Diame       DM   2  14  25   7  42 |  94   0   1   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  20   0
J_Butland      MF   2   9  28  11  41 |  82   0   0   0   0   0   0   1   0   0  -2  -2  -2
K_Commons      MF   1   8  26  10  32 |  94   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  30   0
M_James        AM   2  11  25  15  21 |  94   0   1   0   0   2   0   0   0   0  20   0  11
Ze_Roberto     AM   1  10  23  16  11 |  94   0   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0
O_Bierhoff     FW   1   8  10  27  32 |  94   0   0   2   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  20   1
S_Donnelly     FW   1   9  10  25  20 |  94   0   0   1   0   8   0   0   0   0   0  10  35
F_Eggington    GK  27   3   2   2  33 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
K_Femenia      DF   3  27   9   6  32 |  12   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
D_Abdoun       DF   3  26   9   7  30 |  12   0   0   0   0   0   0   1   0   0  -2  -2  -2
B_Charlton     MF   1   8  26   9  30 |  12   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
L_Miller       FW   3   7   5  26  31 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

Player Statistics - AS Roma
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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S_Given        GK  31   2   1   1  31 |  94   5   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  85   0   0   0
Bauer          DF   2  27   9   5  32 |  94   0   4   2   1   1   0   0   0   0  80  40   1
J_Matip        DF   3  27   8   7  10 |  72   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 100   0   0
Aldair         DF   2  27   8   4  11 |  94   0   1   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  40  20  30
A_Arrondel     DF   2  27   4   7  12 |  94   0   1   0   0   3   0   1   0   0  18  -2  10
G_Karagounis   MF   2  10  27   8  33 |  94   0   0   2   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  20   1
C_Makiadi      MF   2   7  27   4  10 |  94   0   0   3   0   2   0   1   0   0  -2  28   9
L_Figo         MF   1   7  25  10  40 |  94   0   0   2   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  20  10
D_Solga        MF   2  10  25  10  19 |  94   0   0   2   0   2   1   0   0   0   0  20  36
S_Berghuis     MF   2   4  24  16  20 |  72   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
G_Botti        FW   1   9   9  30  32 |  72   0   0   0   0   8   0   1   0   0  -2  -2  51
G_Banks        GK  29   3   1   3  12 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
R_Carlos_Jr    DF   3  26   6   5  41 |  22   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
A_Pirlo        MF   1  13  26   7  11 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
J_S_Veron      MF   1   6  23  17  12 |  22   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10   1
Geminiho       FW   3  10  11  26  31 |  22   0   0   0   0   2   1   0   0   0   0   0  36
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