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Division 2, Week 13

Chelsea 1 - 0 Aston Villa

Division Two League Match, Chelsea vs. Aston Villa (Wed Jan 17)


                              Chelsea  |  Aston Villa
                          4-1-2-2-1 A  |  4-4-2 E
                        James Houston  |  Care Taker
                                       |
                            Rafael GK  |  GK Valdivia
                             Doria DF  |  DF D_E_Boyata
                        G_Burdisso DF  |  DF A_Arrondel
                         A_Maxwell DF  |  DF K_Wemberg
                            M_Madl DF  |  DF E_Silva
                          Mo_Diame DM  |  MF Kaka
                         R_Castias MF  |  MF B_Charlton
                           Drexler MF  |  MF Raul
                         S_Gerrard AM  |  MF L_Coca
                        P_Coutinho AM  |  FW A_Sanchez
                       D_Trezeguet FW  |  FW L_McQueen
                                       |
                            J_Bond SUB |  SUB F_Eggington
                          S_Pearce SUB |  SUB S_Walsh
                              Park SUB |  SUB G_Driver
                      H_Mkhitaryan SUB |  SUB P_Cocu
                     R_Lewandowski SUB |  SUB S_Corchia

Referee: P_Graham (Wales)


Min. 2  :(chs) P_Coutinho brings the ball under control
          ...  He sees a team mate in space!
          ...  He plays the ball in to him!
          ...  D_Trezeguet gets on the end of the pass
          ...  A thundering drive by D_Trezeguet !
          ...  It floats over Valdivia
          ...  Its heading goal ward!
          ...  But floats just over
          ...  That was a great effort
Min. 2  :(asv) B_Charlton with a superb first touch
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run!
          ...  He plays the ball across to him!
          ...  L_McQueen gets on the end of the pass
          ...  M_Madl cuts it out easily
          ...  He clears the ball up field
Min. 3  :(asv) Kaka with a flicked pass to L_Coca
          ...  L_Coca with a thundering drive!
          ...  The fans behind the goal jump up!
          ...  But it's gone just wide !!
Min. 4  :(asv) B_Charlton runs at G_Burdisso
          ...  He takes it past him
          ...  B_Charlton has his eyes on the goal!
          ...  He fires the ball goal ward!
          ...  But Rafael palms it behind
          ...  P_Graham has given a goal kick
          ...  Unbelievable !
Min. 4  :(chs) D_Trezeguet finds his way through
          ...  They tried to play the offside trap
          ...  D_E_Boyata with a nasty foul
          ...  That looked malicious
          ...  The ref shows him a YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on!
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  It is well within shooting range!
          ...  R_Castias knocks it forward
          ...  S_Gerrard gets on the end of it
          ...  A_Arrondel gets the foot in to win the ball
          ...  It rolls out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Mo_Diame drives it into the box!
          ...  Valdivia fists it away!
Min. 5  :(chs) R_Castias brings the ball under control
          ...  He sees a team mate in space!
          ...  He plays the ball in to him!
          ...  S_Gerrard gets on the end of the pass
          ...  S_Gerrard with the attempt at goal!
          ...  Valdivia with the save
          ...  He holds onto it as well!
Min. 5  :(chs) S_Gerrard plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  D_Trezeguet keeps possession instead!
          ...  He runs towards the goal now!
          ...  Raul scythes the player down.
          ...  Psycho!
          ...  Looks like he is going to be booked for that!!
          ...  RED CARD!!
          ...  He's sent him off!!
          ...  What a terrible decision!
          ...  FREE KICK
          ...  It is deep inside there own half
          ...  R_Castias hoists it forward
          ...  S_Gerrard gets on the end of it
          ...  E_Silva knocks him to the floor
          ...  The fans are calling for a penalty!
          ...  But P_Graham just turns away!
Min. 6  :(chs) D_Trezeguet kills the ball dead
          ...  D_Trezeguet hits a curling shot!
          ...  But Valdivia punches it away
          ...  He could have caught that!
Min. 8  :(chs) R_Castias with a throw in
          ...  He throws the ball across to D_Trezeguet
          ...  D_Trezeguet with a blistering shot !
          ...  It goes wide!
          ...  He made that look harder than it was!!
Min. 9  :(chs) P_Coutinho skips past a challenge and gets over a cross to G_Burdisso
          ...  A powerful shot by G_Burdisso !
          ...  Valdivia has it covered
          ...  It takes a bobble!
          ...  Valdivia is left flat-footed
          ...  It's gone wide !!
Min. 9  :(chs) M_Madl is rolling on the ground!
          ...  He isn't going to continue!
Min. 9  :(chs) S_Pearce replaces M_Madl to play as a DF
Min. 10 :(chs) S_Gerrard is taking a throw in
          ...  He sees a team mate in space
          ...  He throws it long to D_Trezeguet
          ...  D_Trezeguet flings a shot at goal !
          ...  But the ball goes harmlessly wide
Min. 10 :(chs) Rafael looks in some pain
          ...  He'll have to come off
Min. 10 :(chs) J_Bond comes on for Rafael and takes up a GK role
Min. 10 :(asv) A_Sanchez finds his way through
          ...  He bent his run well
          ...  Cleaned up by A_Maxwell
Min. 15 :(chs) P_Coutinho runs at the defender
          ...  The ball rebounds off A_Sanchez back to him!
          ...  That was fortunate, but he continues to go forward!
          ...  P_Coutinho keeps his head down as he hits the shot!
          ...  It hits the bar
          ...  And goes over!
          ...  Valdivia was beaten there!
Min. 15 :(asv) A_Sanchez with the Cruyff turn
          ...  Mo_Diame robs him of the ball
Min. 16 :(chs) P_Coutinho with electric pace
          ...  He eases past E_Silva
          ...  P_Coutinho with a bicycle kick !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  He starts to run the full length of the pitch!
          ...  That puts Chelsea ahead!
          ...  Now can they hang onto it!
          ...  Chelsea 1-0 Aston Villa ...
Min. 17 :(chs) P_Coutinho plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  D_Trezeguet keeps possession instead!
          ...  He runs towards the goal now!
          ...  A_Arrondel bundles the player over!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
          ...  The ref looks across to his assistant!
          ...  Play on!
Min. 19 :(chs) P_Coutinho looks around for some movement
          ...  He knocks the ball across to D_Trezeguet
          ...  D_Trezeguet has a dig at goal!
          ...  It's well wide!
          ...  9 times out of ten he would have scored that!
Min. 20 :(chs) Mo_Diame is taking a throw in
          ...  He takes a couple of strides back
          ...  He throws the ball to S_Gerrard
          ...  D_E_Boyata seizes control of the ball
          ...  He hoists it forward
Min. 21 :(chs) S_Pearce is taking a throw in
          ...  He sees a team mate loosing his marker
          ...  He throws it to D_Trezeguet
          ...  D_Trezeguet looks to see where Valdivia is!
          ...  He rifles in the shot!
          ...  Valdivia with the acrobatic save
          ...  Well saved
Min. 23 :(chs) P_Coutinho knocks the ball past the lunge of the defender
          ...  B_Charlton with the tackle
          ...  That's got to be a yellow
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  This is a good chance!
          ...  D_Trezeguet hits it hard
          ...  It hits the bar!!
          ...  But he beats the defender to the rebound
          ...  OHHHHHHHH !!
          ...  He's put it wide
Min. 29 :(chs) D_Trezeguet sidesteps E_Silva
          ...  He was too quick for his marker
          ...  D_Trezeguet looks to see where Valdivia is!
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  Wide !!
          ...  That was fortunate
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  D_Trezeguet drives it into the box!
          ...  Valdivia jumps well to claim it!
Min. 30 :(asv) The assistant manager is out on the touchline shouting orders
          ...  It seems Aston Villa will now be playing P
Min. 33 :(asv) A_Sanchez gets the ball on the wing
          ...  He slides the ball past S_Pearce!
          ...  He has some space now!
          ...  Doria slides in to knock the ball out for a corner
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  K_Wemberg chips the ball in towards the far post!
          ...  J_Bond fists it away!
Min. 37 :(chs) D_Trezeguet gains possession
          ...  D_Trezeguet tries one from the edge of the box !
          ...  It's going over!
          ...  It dips dramatically!!
          ...  But lands on the roof of the net !!
          ...  Valdivia looks relieved there!
Min. 38 :(chs) S_Gerrard lays the ball back to P_Coutinho
          ...  But he loses control of it
          ...  A_Arrondel takes possession
Min. 38 :(asv) K_Wemberg spits at G_Burdisso
          ...  P_Graham calls him over!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!
          ...  He is lucky not to have seen red!
Min. 40 :(chs) R_Castias with a first time pass
          ...  Doria runs onto it!
          ...  Doria attempts a lob!
          ...  But he's put it wide
          ...  How did he manage to miss that one?!?!?
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 44 :(chs) D_Trezeguet beats A_Arrondel
          ...  That was a quick burst of pace to set him free
          ...  Excellent sliding challenge by D_E_Boyata
          ...  He timed it well
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  The corner is swung in by Mo_Diame!
          ...  Valdivia reads it well, and claims it!

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

Min. 46 :(chs) R_Castias takes advantage of a bad back pass from D_E_Boyata
          ...  A left-footer by R_Castias !
          ...  What agility from Valdivia
Min. 46 :(asv) Kaka is forced back with the ball
          ...  He belts the ball up field
          ...  D_E_Boyata latches onto the end of it
          ...  A_Maxwell read the danger and stops the pass
Min. 52 :(chs) S_Pearce is closed down
          ...  He plays a quick pass under pressure
          ...  D_Trezeguet latches onto the ball
          ...  D_Trezeguet tries to curl it into the bottom corner !
          ...  He miskicks the ball
          ...  He's managed to put that out of the stadium
Min. 52 :(asv) E_Silva slows the ball down and waits for support
          ...  He spots his team mate making a run now
          ...  He plays it across to his team mate and runs forward now!
          ...  His team mate plays the through ball for him!
          ...  E_Silva shapes up for a shot!
          ...  J_Bond parries the shot
          ...  And the defender clears it!
Min. 53 :(chs) D_Trezeguet steps over the ball
          ...  He nutmegs the defender
          ...  That a lovely piece of trickery
          ...  D_Trezeguet with the cheeky shot!
          ...  It goes wide!
          ...  He made that look harder than it was!!
Min. 54 :(chs) D_Trezeguet nutmegs K_Wemberg, he continues to run forward
          ...  D_Trezeguet leaps into the air to perform a scissors kick!!!
          ...  But Valdivia punches it away
          ...  That's gone out for a goal kick
          ...  It was clear to everyone that Valdivia got a touch
Min. 54 :(asv) B_Charlton with a penetrating pass to A_Sanchez
          ...  Cleared by S_Pearce
Min. 55 :(asv) There's going to be a change
          ...  S_Walsh will come on for K_Wemberg and play DF
Min. 60 :(asv) P_Cocu comes on for L_Coca and takes up a MF role
Min. 61 :(chs) S_Gerrard runs down the flank
          ...  He plays the ball across to A_Maxwell
          ...  L_McQueen brings him down from behind!
          ...  But the ref gives nothing!
Min. 63 :(chs) Drexler sprints down the flank
          ...  He threads the ball in to S_Gerrard
          ...  P_Cocu with the tackle
          ...  P_Graham will want to speak to him
Min. 64 :(asv) B_Charlton with the deft touch
          ...  He takes it past A_Maxwell
          ...  He knocks it to A_Sanchez!
          ...  A powerful header from A_Sanchez !
          ...  It looks good
          ...  But J_Bond punches it away
          ...  He was lucky to get to that one
Min. 65 :(asv) S_Corchia is coming on for A_Sanchez and playing FW
Min. 65 :(asv) Aston Villa's manager orders his side to play A
Min. 67 :(asv) Kaka sidesteps A_Maxwell
          ...  Kaka tries the shot !
          ...  J_Bond gets his fingertips to it
          ...  He pushes it on to the post
          ...  The defender clears the loose ball
Min. 69 :(chs) Drexler with a one-touch layoff to P_Coutinho
          ...  But S_Walsh wins the tackle
Min. 69 :(asv) P_Cocu plays the early ball across the box to find S_Corchia in space
          ...  S_Corchia hits a great shot !
          ...  It takes a deflection!
          ...  But flies wide of the post!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Kaka plays it into the danger area!
          ...  Mo_Diame belts it clear
Min. 70 :(asv) Kaka rushes through the defence
          ...  A powerful shot by Kaka !
          ...  J_Bond with an easy save
          ...  He just oozes confidence
Min. 71 :(chs) Drexler is taking a throw in
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He throws it to P_Coutinho
          ...  A cheeky lob from P_Coutinho !
          ...  But it whistles just past the post
Min. 73 :(asv) P_Cocu with a glorious long pass to E_Silva
          ...  Doria is called for the holding foul
          ...  He was pushing down on his man
          ...  P_Graham called him over for a strong verbal warning
Min. 76 :(chs) Mo_Diame with a reverse pass to D_Trezeguet
          ...  E_Silva cuts it out easily
          ...  He clears the ball up field
Min. 79 :(asv) B_Charlton finds L_McQueen with a ball over the defence
          ...  L_McQueen aims for the top right corner !
          ...  J_Bond gets his fingertips to it
          ...  He pushes it on to the post
          ...  The defender clears the loose ball
Min. 80 :(chs) H_Mkhitaryan is going to be brought on
          ...  Mo_Diame is leaving the pitch
          ...  He applauds the crowd
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play MF
Min. 82 :(asv) P_Cocu with a glorious long pass to L_McQueen
          ...  L_McQueen with the spectacular bicycle kick!
          ...  But J_Bond tips it behind
          ...  P_Graham has given a goal kick
          ...  Unbelievable !
Min. 85 :(chs) H_Mkhitaryan knocks it past A_Arrondel and runs onto it
          ...  He showed great skill and pace there
          ...  H_Mkhitaryan shoots towards goal !
          ...  But Valdivia punches it away
          ...  He could have caught that!
Min. 85 :(asv) S_Corchia controls it with ease
          ...  Doria with the high feet
          ...  P_Graham calls him over
          ...  P_Graham tells him he has had enough warnings
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  This is a good chance!
          ...  L_McQueen floats it forward
          ...  S_Corchia latches onto the end of it
          ...  Doria slides in to knock the ball out for a corner
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  P_Cocu chips the ball into the area!
          ...  S_Pearce gets up well
          ...  And he heads it clear
Min. 86 :(chs) R_Castias can't find space for the shot
          ...  He slips it through to D_Trezeguet
          ...  D_Trezeguet must beat Valdivia!
          ...  Valdivia catches the ball
Min. 86 :(asv) P_Cocu squares it to S_Corchia
          ...  S_Corchia rifles it at the goal !
          ...  But J_Bond pulls out a save of the game
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 88 :(chs) P_Coutinho hits in a wicked shot!
          ...  It hits the defender
          ...  D_Trezeguet latches onto it!
          ...  But he loses control of it
          ...  D_E_Boyata takes possession
Min. 90 :(chs) D_Trezeguet sidesteps his marker
          ...  He showed great skill there
          ...  D_Trezeguet cracks a laser towards goal !
          ...  It takes a deflection!
          ...  But sails wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  P_Coutinho crosses it in!
          ...  Valdivia jumps well to claim it!
Min. 90 :(asv) P_Cocu looks for options
          ...  He knocks the ball across to L_McQueen
          ...  L_McQueen with an overhead kick !
          ...  He gets a connection
          ...  J_Bond with the acrobatic save
          ...  Well saved
Min. 92 :(asv) S_Corchia uses his feet well to turn on the ball
          ...  S_Corchia hits the shot with the outside of the left foot!
          ...  But J_Bond dives to his left
          ...  I think J_Bond just got a hand on that one
          ...  P_Graham has given a goal kick
          ...  Unbelievable !

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Stamford Bridge
Attendance           : 88,227
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Chelsea Match Info
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Best player          : P_Coutinho (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : P_Coutinho (16)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : Doria (85)
Injured              : M_Madl (9), Rafael (10)
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Aston Villa Match Info
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Best player          : B_Charlton
Scorers              : N/A
Sent Off             : Raul (5)
Booked               : D_E_Boyata (4), K_Wemberg (38)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                              Chelsea     |   Aston Villa
Attempts on Goal     :          22        |       12
Off target           :          14        |       2
On target            :           8        |       10
Possession           :          60        |       40
Corners              :           4        |       3
Red Cards            :           0        |       1
Yellow Cards         :           1        |       2
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :           9        |       11
Key Tackles          :           7        |       10
Key Passes           :          19        |       11
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Final Score          : Chelsea 1 - 0 Aston Villa
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Player Statistics - Chelsea
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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Rafael         GK  29   2   2   2  20 |  10   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   5   0   0   0
Doria          DF   3  26   7   4  32 |  94   0   2   0   0   1   0   1   0   0  78  -2  -1
G_Burdisso     DF   2  25   5   9  39 |  94   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
A_Maxwell      DF   2  25   5   3  27 |  94   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
M_Madl         DF   3  24   8   6  22 |   9   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
Mo_Diame       DM   2  13  24   7  42 |  82   0   2   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  40  20   0
R_Castias      MF   2   9  28   9  29 |  94   0   0   4   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  40   5
Drexler        MF   3   8  27   9  12 |  94   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  40  20
S_Gerrard      AM   2   6  26  17  21 |  94   0   0   4   0   1   0   0   0   0  20  60  25
P_Coutinho     AM   2   7  24  15  31 |  94   0   0   5   0   3   1   0   0   0   0  50  32
D_Trezeguet    FW   3   6  10  26  21 |  94   0   0   0   0  14   0   0   0   0   0   0  30
J_Bond         GK  27   3   3   3  42 |  84  10   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  90   0   0   0
S_Pearce       DF   1  25   7  10  18 |  85   0   2   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  40  20   0
Park           MF   1   6  27   9  23 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
H_Mkhitaryan   MF   3   9  23  12  29 |  12   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   5
R_Lewandowski  FW   2   9   8  26  20 |   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  36   2   2   1  42 |  94  11   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  45   0   0   0
D_E_Boyata     DF   2  26  10   8  11 |  94   0   3   0   0   0   0   1   0   0  58  -2  -2
A_Arrondel     DF   2  25   4   7  12 |  94   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  60   0   0
K_Wemberg      DF   2  24   6   7  32 |  57   0   0   0   0   0   0   1   0   0 -22 -22 -22
E_Silva        DF   2  23   7   7  29 |  94   0   2   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  40   0   5
Kaka           MF   2   7  26  17  32 |  94   0   0   2   0   2   0   0   0   0   0  20  10
B_Charlton     MF   1   7  25   9  30 |  94   0   0   4   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  40   5
Raul           MF   1   8  24  21  30 |   5   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   1   0 -10 -10 -10
L_Coca         MF   2  10  23  14  22 |  62   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0 -20 -20 -19
A_Sanchez      FW   1  10   8  25  32 |  67   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   5
L_McQueen      FW   1   8  10  24  10 |  94   0   1   0   0   3   0   0   0   0  20   0  15
F_Eggington    GK  27   3   2   2  33 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
S_Walsh        DF   2  23   8   5  32 |  37   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
G_Driver       MF   1  11  27   5  25 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
P_Cocu         MF   3  11  27  11  25 |  32   0   0   5   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  50   0
S_Corchia      FW   1   5   5  26  45 |  27   0   0   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0  11
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