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Elite League Cup Match 1

Hearts 1 - 1 AS Roma

Elite League Cup Group Match, Hearts vs. AS Roma (Wed Oct 25)


                               Hearts  |  AS Roma
                              4-4-2 N  |  4-4-2 D
                   Matias Finkelstein  |  Chris Ridout
                                       |
                         S_Bartram GK  |  GK G_Pagliuca
                       S_Van_Doorn DF  |  DF Ronaldo
                      A_Van_Buuren DF  |  DF M_Demichelis
                         P_Sweeper DF  |  DF G_Fotheringam
                          R_Meadow DF  |  DF L_Jones
                          E_Manson MF  |  MF I_Falque
                         E_Cantona MF  |  MF G_Cooper
                           A_Addey MF  |  MF C_Ridout
                           L_Cubas MF  |  MF Muniesa
                            Amauri FW  |  FW C_Bellamy
                            Puskas FW  |  FW D_Baggio
                                       |
                         P_Gulacsi SUB |  SUB P_Kenny
                            Y_Vern SUB |  SUB M_Van_D_Hoorn
                       David_Alaba SUB |  SUB E_Baily
                            Kelvin SUB |  SUB B_TootToot
                         D_Bunting SUB |  SUB M_McKay

Referee: C_Tango (Wales)


Min. 1  :(hts) Hearts altered their play to a C strategy
Min. 2  :(hts) E_Manson has found himself in space
          ...  He looks up for his team mates
          ...  He swings the ball in
          ...  Amauri gets on the end of the pass
          ...  He is in space!
          ...  But he loses control of it
          ...  Muniesa belts it clear
Min. 4  :(asr) D_Baggio with a real burst of pace
          ...  He leaves the defender behind
          ...  But he steps on the ball and falls over!
          ...  S_Van_Doorn looks embarrassed to take the ball off him!
Min. 5  :(hts) A_Addey with the flick on
          ...  He plays the ball across to E_Cantona
          ...  L_Jones reads the situation well and wins the ball
          ...  But it goes out
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  S_Van_Doorn chips the ball in towards the back post!
          ...  G_Pagliuca makes the catch!
Min. 5  :(asr) G_Cooper unselfishly heads the ball back to Ronaldo
          ...  Good sliding challenge from A_Van_Buuren and it had to be
Min. 7  :(hts) A_Addey retreats under pressure
          ...  He hoofs the ball up field
          ...  Puskas gets on the end of it
          ...  Puskas attempts to drive it home!
          ...  The net moves!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  He runs towards the fans!
          ...  And slides on his knees!
          ...  Hearts go ahead in this match now!
          ...  Hearts 1-0 AS Roma ...
Min. 8  :(hts) It seems Hearts are making a tactical change to L
Min. 8  :(asr) AS Roma are switching their playing style to A
Min. 11 :(asr) Muniesa with a one-touch layoff to D_Baggio
          ...  S_Van_Doorn wins the ball
Min. 14 :(asr) I_Falque with an incisive pass to C_Bellamy
          ...  S_Van_Doorn knocks the ball back to S_Bartram
          ...  Ohhhh no!!
          ...  It's gone past S_Bartram!
          ...  And just creeps wide!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  G_Cooper hits it towards the far post!
          ...  M_Demichelis swings a leg at it!
          ...  It goes wide!
          ...  He should have hit the target at least!!
Min. 15 :(asr) M_Demichelis sidesteps his marker
          ...  He was too quick for his marker
          ...  Superbly timed tackle by L_Cubas
          ...  He made it look easy
          ...  But he can't keep it in
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  C_Ridout hits it towards the far post!
          ...  G_Cooper gets his head on it
          ...  S_Bartram with a great save
          ...  And he holds onto it as well!
Min. 17 :(asr) I_Falque with a measured pass to D_Baggio
          ...  P_Sweeper slides in to knock the ball out for a throw-in
Min. 19 :(asr) D_Baggio gets the ball on the wing
          ...  He cuts inside E_Manson!
          ...  He has some space now!
          ...  A cracking drive from D_Baggio !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Fine finish !
          ...  Now they are back in the game!
          ...  Hearts 1-1 AS Roma ...
Min. 20 :(hts) The manager shouting something towards his players
          ...  It looks like he's turning things round a bit
          ...  Hearts will now play C
Min. 24 :(asr) G_Fotheringam with an intelligent ball to L_Jones
          ...  E_Manson with the block
Min. 25 :(asr) C_Bellamy with a real burst of pace
          ...  He leaves the defender behind
          ...  C_Bellamy blasts it at the goal !
          ...  He hits the side netting
          ...  There was some parts of the ground that thought that went in!
Min. 26 :(asr) I_Falque brings it under control
          ...  He takes on R_Meadow
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He puts in C_Bellamy!
          ...  C_Bellamy drives the ball low !
          ...  S_Bartram makes a great save
          ...  And he manages to hold onto it as well!
Min. 27 :(hts) E_Cantona with the deft touch
          ...  He takes it past L_Jones
          ...  He knocks it to A_Addey!
          ...  Ronaldo reads the situation well and wins the ball
Min. 30 :(hts) E_Manson with a probing through ball A_Van_Buuren
          ...  A_Van_Buuren with the attempt at goal!
          ...  But he puts it wide
          ...  He found himself with no room to manoeuvre
Min. 34 :(hts) R_Meadow turns past L_Jones
          ...  He has created space for himself now
          ...  R_Meadow with the goal bound shot!
          ...  It hits the post!!
          ...  But he beats the defender to the rebound
          ...  OHHHHHHHH !!
          ...  He's put it over
Min. 36 :(hts) Amauri barges the defender off the ball
          ...  I_Falque with a perfectly timed tackle
Min. 37 :(asr) Muniesa brings it under control
          ...  He takes on A_Van_Buuren
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He puts in M_Demichelis!
          ...  R_Meadow with a bad challenge
          ...  The fans are chanting "OFF!!! OFF!!!
          ...  C_Tango calls him for a talk
Min. 37 :(asr) G_Cooper makes the tackle
          ...  He gets to his feet quickly
          ...  He's beat the defender to the ball
          ...  G_Cooper tries one from the edge of the box !
          ...  S_Bartram with a superb tip around the post
          ...  When he's on his game he's one of the best in the league
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  G_Cooper curls it into the box!
          ...  A_Van_Buuren gets up well
          ...  And he clears the danger
Min. 40 :(hts) L_Cubas takes advantage of a mistake by G_Fotheringam
          ...  Can he make them pay?
          ...  G_Fotheringam does well to get the tackle in
Min. 42 :(hts) E_Cantona with a real burst of pace
          ...  He leaves the defender behind
          ...  A thundering drive by E_Cantona !
          ...  It's going over!
          ...  It dips dramatically!!
          ...  And G_Pagliuca reacts well to tip it over
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  A_Addey lofts the ball in!
          ...  It goes straight into the arms of G_Pagliuca
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th referee signals that there are 3 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 47 :(asr) Muniesa crosses into the box, finding G_Cooper
          ...  G_Cooper hits the shot with the inside of the left foot!
          ...  It goes wide for a goal kick
Min. 48 :(hts) E_Cantona with a glorious 60-yard pass to Amauri
          ...  C_Ridout pulls the player to the ground!!
          ...  That's a poor tackle!
          ...  C_Tango warned him

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Hearts 1-1 AS Roma

Min. 46 :(hts) Amauri plays a clever one-two with his team mate
          ...  He heads towards the goal
          ...  He slides it past the defender!
          ...  But M_Demichelis wins the tackle
Min. 48 :(asr) C_Ridout kills the ball dead
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run!
          ...  He swings the ball in
          ...  D_Baggio gets on the end of the pass
          ...  He is in space!
          ...  D_Baggio with a thundering shot!
          ...  S_Bartram blocks the shot with his legs
          ...  And he gathers it!
Min. 49 :(asr) I_Falque has the ball on the wing
          ...  He knocks the ball past A_Van_Buuren!
          ...  He has some space now!
          ...  But R_Meadow sweeps up the threat
Min. 51 :(hts) Puskas sidesteps his marker
          ...  He's been running his marker ragged all game
          ...  Puskas tries to chip the ball over the keeper !
          ...  But he somehow misses
          ...  The AS Roma fans laugh at him
Min. 51 :(hts) A_Van_Buuren hits in a shot!
          ...  It hits the defender
          ...  P_Sweeper collects the loose ball!
          ...  G_Fotheringam fouls
          ...  That was disgusting
          ...  It's a yellow, and rightly so
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 55 :(asr) The AS Roma manager shouts at them from the touchline to play N
Min. 56 :(asr) M_Demichelis moves out wide
          ...  He plays the ball through to G_Cooper
          ...  A_Addey fouls
          ...  That was disgusting
          ...  C_Tango lectures him
Min. 59 :(hts) E_Manson is in some pain
          ...  He's receiving some treatment now
          ...  But he looks unable to continue
Min. 59 :(hts) a big roar from the crowd as Kelvin comes on for E_Manson to play MF
Min. 59 :(asr) C_Bellamy gets the ball on the wing
          ...  He cuts inside P_Sweeper!
          ...  He has some space now!
          ...  But he steps on the ball and falls over!
          ...  E_Cantona hits it out for a throw
Min. 60 :(hts) Y_Vern is being prepared to come on
          ...  A_Van_Buuren is leaving the pitch
          ...  He applauds the crowd
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DF
Min. 64 :(asr) D_Baggio with the mazy run
          ...  S_Van_Doorn takes out the attacker
          ...  He looked to have fouled him there
Min. 66 :(hts) R_Meadow brings it under control
          ...  He takes on M_Demichelis
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He puts in E_Cantona!
          ...  E_Cantona with the header !
          ...  It hits off a defender!
          ...  But goes clear to safety!
Min. 66 :(asr) Ronaldo has it now
          ...  He takes on P_Sweeper
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He puts in L_Jones!
          ...  L_Jones drives the ball low !
          ...  It grazes the post!
          ...  And hits the side netting
          ...  Goal Kick!
Min. 67 :(asr) C_Ridout looks for options
          ...  He knocks the ball across to C_Bellamy
          ...  But R_Meadow reads the situation well and wins the ball
Min. 68 :(hts) A_Addey takes advantage of a mistake by G_Fotheringam
          ...  Can he make them pay?
          ...  A_Addey curls it towards the top corner !
          ...  It hits off a defender!
          ...  G_Pagliuca is wrong footed!
          ...  It drifts just wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  E_Cantona chips the ball into the area!
          ...  The danger is dealt with by L_Jones
Min. 68 :(asr) C_Ridout nutmegs P_Sweeper
          ...  Puskas takes the player down!!
          ...  PENALTY!!
          ...  No! The ref has given the free kick the other way!
          ...  Unbelievable!
Min. 69 :(hts) D_Bunting is going to be brought on
          ...  Amauri is leaving the pitch
          ...  He hasn't had the best of games today
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play FW
Min. 69 :(hts) R_Meadow takes control of the loose ball
          ...  He plays the ball across to Kelvin
          ...  A thundering drive by Kelvin !
          ...  G_Pagliuca saves, but he fumbles
          ...  But he gathers at the second attempt!
Min. 69 :(asr) D_Baggio knocks the ball past Y_Vern
          ...  D_Baggio with the deft touch!
          ...  He hits the ball towards goal!
          ...  S_Bartram gets up well to catch that one
Min. 70 :(asr) B_TootToot is coming on for C_Ridout and playing MF
Min. 70 :(asr) M_McKay is going to be brought on
          ...  D_Baggio is leaving the pitch
          ...  He applauds the crowd
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play FW
Min. 72 :(asr) I_Falque with a penetrating pass to Muniesa
          ...  Muniesa tries to chip the ball over S_Bartram!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  He jumps into the crowd!
          ...  The fans love him!!
          ...  But it's been disallowed.
          ...  He was offside by 2-3 yards
Min. 74 :(hts) L_Cubas back heels to find R_Meadow in space
          ...  Excellent sliding challenge by Ronaldo
          ...  He timed it well
Min. 74 :(asr) M_McKay takes possession
          ...  Knocks it past the defender
          ...  He's through on goal
          ...  P_Sweeper seizes control of the ball
          ...  He hoists it forward
Min. 75 :(hts) L_Cubas is closed down
          ...  He plays a quick pass
          ...  D_Bunting latches onto the ball
          ...  But B_TootToot puts the ball out of play
Min. 76 :(asr) Muniesa retreats under pressure
          ...  He hoofs the ball up field
          ...  L_Jones gets on the end of it
          ...  L_Jones with a powerful diving header!
          ...  But he's put it wide
          ...  How did he manage to miss that one?!?!?
Min. 77 :(hts) S_Van_Doorn is first to the loose ball
          ...  He plays the ball across to P_Sweeper
          ...  P_Sweeper hits the shot with the inside of the left foot!
          ...  G_Pagliuca with a fantastic point blank save
          ...  He showed great Reflexes there
Min. 78 :(asr) M_Van_D_Hoorn is ready to come on to replace M_Demichelis
          ...  Looks like he will play as a DF
Min. 86 :(hts) Y_Vern pass splits open the defence and finds E_Cantona
          ...  G_Fotheringam makes the challenge and clears the ball
          ...  But it drifts out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Kelvin curls it into the box!
          ...  It goes straight into the arms of G_Pagliuca
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th referee signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 88 :(hts) R_Meadow is unmarked!
          ...  R_Meadow tries to lob the keeper !
          ...  G_Pagliuca takes the ball off him
          ...  He was showing off there!

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Tynecastle Park
Attendance           : 75,000
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Hearts Match Info
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Best player          : Puskas
Scorers              : Puskas (7)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : N/A
Injured              : E_Manson (59)
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AS Roma Match Info
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Best player          : D_Baggio (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : D_Baggio (19)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : G_Fotheringam (51)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                              Hearts      |     AS Roma
Attempts on Goal     :          10        |       12
Off target           :           5        |       5
On target            :           5        |       7
Possession           :          54        |       46
Corners              :           4        |       3
Red Cards            :           0        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           0        |       1
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :           7        |       7
Key Tackles          :          13        |       9
Key Passes           :          13        |       14
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Final Score          : Hearts 1 - 1 AS Roma
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Player Statistics - Hearts
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_Bartram      GK  34   4   4   5  30 |  95   5   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  15   0   0   0
S_Van_Doorn    DF   1  30  13   5  26 |  95   0   4   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  80  10   0
A_Van_Buuren   DF   2  29  12   8  25 |  63   0   2   1   0   1   0   0   0   0  40  10   1
P_Sweeper      DF   2  29   6  11  22 |  95   0   2   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  40   0   5
R_Meadow       DF   2  24  13   8  31 |  95   0   2   2   0   2   0   0   0   0  40  20   6
E_Manson       MF   1  10  27   9  24 |  62   0   1   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  20   0
E_Cantona      MF   2   7  26  15  41 |  95   0   1   2   0   2   0   0   0   0  20  20   6
A_Addey        MF   2  11  24  10  32 |  95   0   0   2   1   1   0   0   0   0   0  35   1
L_Cubas        MF   3   8  24   8  11 |  95   0   1   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  20   0
Amauri         FW   2   7   8  27  29 |  72   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Puskas         FW   2   7   6  25  21 |  95   0   1   0   0   2   1   0   0   0  20   0  31
P_Gulacsi      GK  23   2   3   3  33 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Y_Vern         DF   1  23  11   7  34 |  32   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
David_Alaba    DF   3  23   7   7  22 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Kelvin         MF   2   7  25  12  36 |  33   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   5
D_Bunting      FW   1   2   8  26  31 |  23   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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G_Pagliuca     GK  32   5   5   2  23 |  95   7   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  25   0   0   0
Ronaldo        DF   2  30  12   9  29 |  95   0   2   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  40  10   0
M_Demichelis   DF   2  26   8   7  18 |  81   0   1   1   0   1   0   0   0   0  20  10   1
G_Fotheringam  DF   2  25   8  11  30 |  95   0   2   1   0   0   0   1   0   0  38   8  -2
L_Jones        DF   3  25   7   8  22 |  95   0   2   0   0   2   0   0   0   0  40   0   2
I_Falque       MF   3  15  27   9  19 |  95   0   1   4   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  40   0
G_Cooper       MF   4   8  27  14  27 |  95   0   0   1   0   3   0   0   0   0   0  10  11
C_Ridout       MF   3   8  27   4  32 |  73   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0
Muniesa        MF   1   7  25   8  20 |  95   0   1   4   0   1   0   0   0   0  20  40   5
C_Bellamy      FW   2   6   8  25  33 |  95   0   0   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   6
D_Baggio       FW   2   6   9  24  21 |  73   0   0   0   0   3   1   0   0   0   0   0  40
P_Kenny        GK  27   2   2   1  20 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
M_Van_D_Hoorn  DF   1  26   8   8  33 |  14   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
E_Baily        DF   3  22   7   8  41 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
B_TootToot     MF   2   9  23  10  42 |  22   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
M_McKay        FW   3   7  10  26  21 |  22   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
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