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Elite League Cup Match 2

Chelsea 0 - 2 Newcastle

Elite League Cup League Stage Match, Chelsea vs. Newcastle (Wed Dec 04)


                              Chelsea  |  Newcastle
                            4-1-3-2 C  |  4-5-1 P
                         Ian McNamara  |  Tony Glendinning
                                       |
                         M_Kozakic GK  |  GK T_Conner
                        S_D_Gibson DF  |  DF A_Ramos
                      J_A_Boumsong DF  |  DF I_Hart
                            Varane DF  |  DF C_Moreno
                            M_Manz DF  |  DF K_Fasan
                         M_Laudrup DM  |  MF Robinho
                          E_Lamela MF  |  MF W_Zaha
                            H_Reed MF  |  MF E_Huws
                           N_Piere MF  |  MF A_Oldridge
                        M_Rashford FW  |  MF J_Cruyff
                           M_Skiba FW  |  FW Ivica_Strok
                                       |
                            J_Bond SUB |  SUB W_Hunt
                            M_Madl SUB |  SUB A_Hanson
                         T_Cairney SUB |  SUB B_Benson
                         R_M_Perry SUB |  SUB G_Carey
                           A_Souda SUB |  SUB Y_Van_Der_Vu

Referee: O_Bundy (USA)


Min. 7  :(chs) N_Piere slides it through the middle to M_Skiba
          ...  M_Skiba drives it low !
          ...  T_Conner with an amazing dive to the bottom left
          ...  How he got to that one I don't know !
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  E_Lamela chips the ball in towards the back post!
          ...  M_Rashford gets something on it!
          ...  It hits off a defender!
          ...  T_Conner is wrong footed!
          ...  It drifts just wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  E_Lamela floats the ball in!
          ...  It comes to S_D_Gibson
          ...  He fires it towards to goal
          ...  But he's put it wide
          ...  How did he manage to miss that one?!?!?
Min. 8  :(nwt) The ball goes loose!
          ...  W_Zaha gains possesion and thinks about the shot
          ...  E_Lamela clears with a diving header
Min. 10 :(nwt) W_Zaha finds his way through
          ...  He has tremendous pace
          ...  M_Skiba with an awful challenge
          ...  I don't think he meant anything other than trying to get the ball
          ...  O_Bundy will just give him a speaking to
Min. 14 :(chs) M_Laudrup flicks the ball through
          ...  M_Skiba runs onto it!
          ...  But I_Hart spotted the danger and cleans up the play
Min. 23 :(nwt) E_Huws has found himself in space
          ...  He looks up for his team mates
          ...  He swings the ball in
          ...  J_Cruyff gets on the end of the pass
          ...  He is in space!
          ...  J_Cruyff with only one thing on his mind!
          ...  He hits the ball towards goal!
          ...  It goes wide!
          ...  He made that look harder than it was!!
Min. 25 :(chs) M_Rashford finds his way through
          ...  They tried to play the offside trap
          ...  I_Hart slides in to knock the ball out for a throw-in
Min. 27 :(nwt) Robinho flicks it over the defenders head
          ...  He showed some great skill there!
          ...  M_Skiba with a late tackle
          ...  He certainly didn't mean it
Min. 29 :(chs) Varane crosses into the box, finding H_Reed
          ...  H_Reed with the punt towards goal!
          ...  T_Conner watches it sail safely wide!
Min. 30 :(chs) E_Lamela plays a long ball to J_A_Boumsong
          ...  A_Ramos clears with a diving header
Min. 34 :(chs) M_Skiba with a Cruyff turn
          ...  C_Moreno with the block
Min. 34 :(nwt) W_Zaha lobs the ball over the defence
          ...  Ivica_Strok latches on to it
          ...  A thundering drive by Ivica_Strok !
          ...  But he's missed it!
          ...  He couldn't hit a cow's arse with a banjo
Min. 35 :(chs) M_Laudrup backtracks with the ball
          ...  He hits the ball up field
          ...  M_Rashford latches onto the end of it
          ...  M_Rashford aims the cheeky shot at goal!
          ...  But he's missed it!
          ...  He couldn't hit a cow's arse with a banjo
Min. 38 :(chs) M_Laudrup brings the ball into the opposing area
          ...  H_Reed makes himself available
          ...  A_Ramos with the tackle
          ...  There's no place in the game for that kind of challenge
Min. 39 :(chs) N_Piere with a slide rule pass to M_Skiba
          ...  M_Skiba sidesteps his marker and tries the wicked snap bender !
          ...  It sails over!
          ...  He should have hit the target at least!!
Min. 40 :(chs) J_A_Boumsong with the towering header to M_Skiba
          ...  M_Skiba sends it flying towards goal!
          ...  It's going over!
          ...  It dips dramatically!!
          ...  And T_Conner reacts well to tip it over
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  M_Manz hits it towards the far post!
          ...  It goes straight into the arms of T_Conner
Min. 40 :(nwt) C_Moreno slides it through the middle to J_Cruyff
          ...  Varane bundles the player over!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
          ...  The ref looks across to his assistant!
          ...  Play on!
Min. 42 :(chs) M_Rashford sidesteps K_Fasan
          ...  M_Rashford sees T_Conner off his line !
          ...  But T_Conner with the difficult save
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  N_Piere crosses it in!
          ...  A_Ramos belts it clear
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 44 :(nwt) I_Hart with the nod to C_Moreno
          ...  M_Skiba is late with that one
          ...  I think he was just trying to get to the ball
          ...  O_Bundy calls him over
          ...  O_Bundy tells him he has had enough warnings
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  INDIRECT FREE KICK!
          ...  K_Fasan floats it forward
          ...  Ivica_Strok latches onto the end of it
          ...  What a shot from Ivica_Strok !
          ...  It could go anywhere
          ...  M_Kozakic watches it sail safely wide!
Min. 45 :(chs) S_D_Gibson beats I_Hart
          ...  It looked like he pushed his marker
          ...  "Play On!" Waves O_Bundy
          ...  I_Hart with an ugly foul
          ...  O_Bundy refrained from booking him but had words
Min. 46 :(nwt) Robinho is closed down
          ...  He plays a quick pass under pressure
          ...  Ivica_Strok latches onto the ball
          ...  Ivica_Strok hits a great drive!
          ...  Brilliant save from M_Kozakic
          ...  That must have impressed his national manager sitting in the stands
Min. 47 :(nwt) J_Cruyff with a 50-yard pass to W_Zaha
          ...  W_Zaha with a terrific drive !
          ...  M_Kozakic is beaten!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Pick that one out!!
          ...  Newcastle go in front now with that goal!
          ...  Chelsea 0-1 Newcastle ...

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Chelsea 0-1 Newcastle

Min. 46 :(chs) The manager shouting something towards his players
          ...  It looks like he's turning things round a bit
          ...  Chelsea will now play A
Min. 46 :(chs) H_Reed controls it well
          ...  He nutmegs C_Moreno
          ...  He puts in M_Skiba!
          ...  M_Skiba tries to beat T_Conner from outside the area!
          ...  T_Conner makes a great save
          ...  But he can't hold onto it!
          ...  It goes wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Varane curls it into the box!
          ...  T_Conner catches it!
Min. 49 :(nwt) E_Huws holds the ball up and waits for support
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to Ivica_Strok
          ...  S_D_Gibson anticipates the pass and cuts it out
Min. 50 :(chs) H_Reed is taking a throw in
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He throws it to M_Rashford
          ...  From long range M_Rashford bends the ball towards goal!
          ...  But T_Conner tips it behind
          ...  O_Bundy has given a goal kick
          ...  He's not having the best of days !
Min. 52 :(nwt) A_Oldridge with a 40-yard pass to W_Zaha
          ...  But M_Manz sweeps up the threat
Min. 53 :(nwt) I_Hart whips the ball across to C_Moreno
          ...  C_Moreno fires a shot at goal !
          ...  But M_Kozakic hits it away
          ...  He could have held onto that!
Min. 56 :(nwt) Robinho with a real burst of pace
          ...  He shows J_A_Boumsong a clean set of heals
          ...  But Varane sees the pass and cuts it out
Min. 58 :(chs) M_Rashford gets the ball on the wing
          ...  He slides the ball past C_Moreno!
          ...  He has some space now!
          ...  M_Rashford attempts to drive it home!
          ...  T_Conner won't get to that!
          ...  Oooh it goes just over!!
Min. 60 :(chs) Varane with the Cruyff turn
          ...  Varane drives the shot in!
          ...  He has failed to hit the target!
          ...  He looks horrified by that miss!
          ...  He puts his face in his hands!
Min. 65 :(chs) Varane puts in M_Rashford
          ...  M_Rashford fires a shot at goal !
          ...  T_Conner parries it
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  N_Piere plays it into the danger area!
          ...  T_Conner catches it!
Min. 68 :(chs) S_D_Gibson with a neat pass into M_Rashford
          ...  M_Rashford drives the shot in!
          ...  T_Conner can't get to it!
          ...  OH! It has gone just over the bar!
          ...  T_Conner makes a cocky smile
          ...  Did he know that was going over?
Min. 69 :(chs) N_Piere gets possession in his own half
          ...  N_Piere looks to see where T_Conner is!
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  It hits the outside of the post
          ...  And spins wide
Min. 70 :(chs) M_Madl is going to be brought on
          ...  M_Manz is leaving the pitch
          ...  He hasn't had the best of games today
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DF
Min. 70 :(chs) R_M_Perry is coming on and M_Skiba is being brought off
          ...  Looks likely he will go and play FW
Min. 70 :(nwt) A_Hanson will replace the useless K_Fasan and will play DF
Min. 72 :(chs) M_Madl plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  Varane decides to go for goal instead!
          ...  Varane pounds a rocket on goal !
          ...  T_Conner makes a great save
          ...  But he can't hold onto it!
          ...  He gathers it at the second attempt!
Min. 72 :(nwt) The defender under hits the back pass!
          ...  C_Moreno is through!
          ...  C_Moreno lobs M_Kozakic!
          ...  M_Kozakic makes a great save
          ...  But he can't hold onto it!
          ...  He gathers it at the second attempt!
Min. 73 :(chs) N_Piere flicks it past I_Hart
          ...  He runs forward
          ...  N_Piere with the deft touch!
          ...  He hits the ball towards goal!
          ...  It goes wide!
          ...  He has squandered a golden opportunity
Min. 73 :(nwt) Robinho takes advantage of a mistake by J_A_Boumsong
          ...  It's a lucky break
          ...  E_Lamela with a nasty foul
          ...  That was a deliberate act that deserves punishment
          ...  O_Bundy reaches to his pocket!
          ...  He jots down his name!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  FREE KICK
          ...  Just inside there own half
          ...  Robinho knocks it forward
          ...  A_Hanson gets on the end of it
          ...  A_Hanson with the goal bound shot!
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  Wide !!
          ...  That was fortunate
Min. 74 :(chs) R_M_Perry knocks the ball past the lunge of A_Hanson
          ...  R_M_Perry tries one from the edge of the box !
          ...  T_Conner makes himself big and wins the ball
Min. 76 :(chs) M_Laudrup takes possession of the ball
          ...  He plays the ball across to N_Piere
          ...  N_Piere attempts to drive it home!
          ...  The fans get off there seats!
          ...  But it sails over !!
Min. 77 :(chs) E_Lamela with the heel pass to S_D_Gibson
          ...  S_D_Gibson hits the ball first time!
          ...  He could have let that bounce
          ...  T_Conner won't get to that!
          ...  It clips the post!
          ...  And goes wide!
Min. 78 :(chs) S_D_Gibson retreats under pressure
          ...  He hits the ball up field
          ...  M_Rashford latches onto the end of it
          ...  A_Hanson takes the ball and the player!!
          ...  But the ref waves play on!!
Min. 81 :(nwt) A_Hanson with the dribble
          ...  He's clean through
          ...  The fans are on their feet
          ...  N_Piere had better start being careful if he continues to tackle like that
          ...  He gets a YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 82 :(chs) T_Cairney is coming on and M_Laudrup is being brought off
          ...  Looks likely he will go and play MF
Min. 82 :(nwt) Y_Van_Der_Vu is coming on and Ivica_Strok is being brought off
          ...  Looks likely he will go and play FW
Min. 82 :(nwt) G_Carey will replace the useless E_Huws and will play MF
Min. 83 :(nwt) A_Oldridge takes advantage of a mistake by J_A_Boumsong
          ...  A_Oldridge with a powerful diving header!
          ...  M_Kozakic is beaten!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Pick that one out!!
          ...  Chelsea 0-2 Newcastle ...
Min. 86 :(chs) H_Reed with a slide rule pass to J_A_Boumsong
          ...  J_A_Boumsong has time and space!
          ...  He tries the lob!
          ...  T_Conner can't get to it!
          ...  OH! It drifts wide!
          ...  T_Conner has a smile on his face
          ...  Did he know that was going wide?
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 4 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 89 :(nwt) J_Cruyff works the ball inside
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to A_Ramos
          ...  A_Ramos attempts to drive it home!
          ...  M_Kozakic makes a great save
          ...  And he manages to hold onto it as well!

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Stamford Bridge
Attendance           : 92,000
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Chelsea Match Info
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Best player          : M_Rashford
Scorers              : N/A
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : M_Skiba (44), E_Lamela (73), N_Piere (81)
Injured              : N/A
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Newcastle Match Info
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Best player          : T_Conner (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : W_Zaha (47), A_Oldridge (83)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : N/A
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                             Chelsea      |    Newcastle
Attempts on Goal     :          21        |       10
Off target           :          13        |       4
On target            :           8        |       6
Possession           :          51        |       49
Corners              :           6        |       0
Red Cards            :           0        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           3        |       0
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :           6        |       11
Key Tackles          :           5        |       5
Key Passes           :          16        |       10
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Final Score          : Chelsea 0 - 2 Newcastle
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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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M_Kozakic      GK  31   3   1   3  22 |  96   4   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
S_D_Gibson     DF   1  26  11   8  12 |  96   0   1   2   0   2   0   0   0   0  20  20   2
J_A_Boumsong   DF   2  25   9  10  20 |  96   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10   1
Varane         DF   2  25   9   6  10 |  96   0   2   2   0   2   0   0   0   0  40  20  11
M_Manz         DF   2  25   7   5  32 |  72   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
M_Laudrup      DM   2  14  25   7  22 |  84   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  30   0
E_Lamela       MF   1   8  25  10  32 |  96   0   1   2   0   0   0   1   0   0  18  18  -2
H_Reed         MF   1   5  25   9  33 |  96   0   0   3   0   1   0   0   0   0 -20  10 -19
N_Piere        MF   1   6  25   7  30 |  96   0   0   2   0   3   0   1   0   0  -2  18   1
M_Rashford     FW   2   7   9  25  23 |  96   0   0   0   0   7   0   0   0   0   0   0  34
M_Skiba        FW   1   8   8  25  32 |  72   0   0   0   0   4   0   1   0   0  -2  -2  29
J_Bond         GK  27   3   3   3  42 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
M_Madl         DF   3  26   9   6  22 |  24   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
T_Cairney      MF   2   8  25   8  21 |  12   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
R_M_Perry      FW   1   9  11  26  30 |  24   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0 -20 -20 -10
A_Souda        FW   2   6   8  26  31 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

Player Statistics - Newcastle
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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T_Conner       GK  34   3   3   2  32 |  96  11   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  95   0   0   0
A_Ramos        DF   2  26   9   8  41 |  96   0   2   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  40   0  10
I_Hart         DF   3  26   7   6  23 |  96   0   2   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  80  20   0
C_Moreno       DF   2  25  10   9  32 |  96   0   1   1   0   2   0   0   0   0  20  10  20
K_Fasan        DF   3  25  10   6  13 |  72   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Robinho        MF   1   7  27   8  23 |  96   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
W_Zaha         MF   2   8  26  19  12 |  96   0   0   1   0   1   1   0   0   0   0  10  35
E_Huws         MF   2   7  25  19  38 |  84   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0
A_Oldridge     MF   1   8  25  18  17 |  96   0   0   1   0   1   1   0   0   0   0  10  35
J_Cruyff       MF   2  10  25  17  21 |  96   0   0   2   1   1   0   0   0   0   0  40   1
Ivica_Strok    FW   3   9   8  29  32 |  84   0   0   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0  12
W_Hunt         GK  29   3   3   1  31 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
A_Hanson       DF   2  29   9  10  22 |  24   0   1   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  40  20  21
B_Benson       DF   1  29   8   7  12 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
G_Carey        MF   1   4  25  16  30 |  12   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Y_Van_Der_Vu   FW   3   8   7  25  32 |  12   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  20  20
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