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Elite FA Cup,

Hearts 1 - 1 Valencia

Elite FA Cup Groups, Hearts vs. Valencia (Wed Jul 04)


                               Hearts  |  Valencia
                            3-4-1-2 A  |  4-1-2-2-1 E
                          Jamie Coady  |  Andie Glen
                                       |
                         S_Bartram GK  |  GK Valdivia
                        H_Bellerin DF  |  DF C_Smalling
                           E_Baily DF  |  DF W_Van_Boer
                        A_Valencia DF  |  DF M_Friedrich
                            Kelvin MF  |  DF Fazio
                           A_Addey MF  |  DM Kak
                           L_Cubas MF  |  MF K_El_Ahmadi
                         R_Ekelund MF  |  MF A_A_Messi
                              Raul AM  |  AM Saddam_H
                          E_Cavani FW  |  AM J_R_Riquelme
                         D_Bunting FW  |  FW Christinoa
                                       |
                         P_Gulacsi SUB |  SUB Kamikaze
                           L_Dixon SUB |  SUB P_Senderos
                            Sergio SUB |  SUB B_Ivanovic
                       G_Marilungo SUB |  SUB P_Niemeyer
                            Puskas SUB |  SUB T_Huddlestone

Referee: B_Kuipers (Netherlands)


Min. 1  :(vla) Saddam_H turns well with ball
          ...  He has some space now
          ...  Good sliding challenge from A_Valencia and it had to be
Min. 2  :(vla) A_A_Messi with a throw in
          ...  He throws the ball across to Saddam_H
          ...  Saddam_H with only one thing on his mind!
          ...  He hits the ball towards goal!
          ...  Over the bar
Min. 4  :(vla) J_R_Riquelme runs at the defender
          ...  The ball rebounds off E_Baily back to him!
          ...  That was fortunate, but he continues to go forward!
          ...  E_Baily with a nasty foul
          ...  The fans are chanting "OFF!!! OFF!!! or f$k OFF!! cant make it out
          ...  B_Kuipers calls him for a talk
Min. 5  :(hts) H_Bellerin finds D_Bunting with a ball over the defence
          ...  D_Bunting with a low drive through the rain!
          ...  Valdivia manages to turn it behind
Min. 5  :(vla) C_Smalling is out on the left
          ...  He moves the ball right to Saddam_H
          ...  Saddam_H with the overhead !
          ...  But S_Bartram makes a fine save
Min. 6  :(hts) D_Bunting takes possession
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  D_Bunting fires the shot in!
          ...  But Valdivia punches it away
          ...  He could have caught that!
Min. 7  :(vla) Saddam_H plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  J_R_Riquelme decides to go for goal instead!
          ...  J_R_Riquelme rifles it at the goal !
          ...  It flies wide!
          ...  He should have hit the target at least!!
Min. 8  :(vla) Fazio plays the back pass
          ...  Valdivia can't get to it!!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  What a terrible mistake to make!!
          ...  Look at the fury on the managers face!!
          ...  Hearts 1-0 Valencia ...
Min. 8  :(hts) It looks as though Hearts is now playing D
Min. 8  :(vla) The Valencia manager told his side to change to a A strategy
Min. 8  :(vla) A_A_Messi is taking a throw in
          ...  He is taking a run up at it!
          ...  He throws it long to Christinoa
          ...  Christinoa hits the shot!
          ...  It swerves a lot!
          ...  S_Bartram just watches it drift out of play!
Min. 15 :(hts) L_Cubas takes possession
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  L_Cubas with the shot on net !
          ...  Its sails over!
          ...  He has squandered a golden opportunity
Min. 18 :(hts) Raul with the dribble
          ...  He's through on goal
          ...  Fazio rushes in with a clumsy tackle!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
          ...  What's B_Kuipers going to give?
          ...  He just waves play on!
Min. 20 :(vla) Saddam_H finds his way through
          ...  His quick turn fooled A_Addey
          ...  Saddam_H sees S_Bartram off his line !
          ...  S_Bartram makes the save
          ...  He hits the ball up field!
Min. 24 :(hts) R_Ekelund finds his way through
          ...  He lost his man too easily
          ...  C_Smalling knocks him to the floor
          ...  The fans are calling for a penalty!
          ...  But B_Kuipers just turns away!
Min. 25 :(hts) E_Baily beats the defender
          ...  E_Baily attempts a chip!
          ...  But it whistles just past the post
Min. 26 :(hts) Kelvin takes advantage of a mistake by J_R_Riquelme
          ...  Can he make them pay?
          ...  But he loses control of it
          ...  M_Friedrich belts it clear
Min. 28 :(vla) A_A_Messi brings the ball under control
          ...  He sees a team mate leave his marker!
          ...  He plays the ball across to him!
          ...  M_Friedrich gets on the end of the pass
          ...  But H_Bellerin spotted the danger and cleans up the play
Min. 32 :(vla) M_Friedrich with a real burst of pace
          ...  He shows H_Bellerin a clean set of heals
          ...  M_Friedrich drives the shot in!
          ...  But he puts it wide
          ...  How did he manage to miss that?
Min. 32 :(hts) E_Cavani breaks clear of the defence!
          ...  He is clean through on Valdivia!
          ...  W_Van_Boer brings him down!
          ...  B_Kuipers tells him to calm his game down a bit
Min. 33 :(vla) Christinoa takes on H_Bellerin
          ...  He runs past him
          ...  E_Baily with an over the top challenge
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He was unlucky to be booked for that
Min. 35 :(vla) Saddam_H jumps over L_Cubas's challenge
          ...  Oh, beautiful nutmeg
          ...  He's clean through
          ...  D_Bunting with the dive
          ...  There's no room in the game for that!
          ...  It's a yellow, and rightly so
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 39 :(vla) J_R_Riquelme knocks it forward
          ...  E_Baily slips
          ...  Fazio gets to it!
          ...  Fazio curls it towards the top corner !
          ...  It hits the bar!!
          ...  But he beats the defender to the rebound
          ...  OHHHHHHHH !!
          ...  He's put it wide
Min. 40 :(vla) Kak plays a long ball to Christinoa
          ...  Christinoa rises above the defence to head the ball !
          ...  S_Bartram watches it sail safely wide!
Min. 41 :(vla) Christinoa turns on a sixpence
          ...  Excellent sliding challenge by E_Baily
          ...  He timed it well
Min. 43 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there is 1 minute of time to be added on
Min. 43 :(hts) Kelvin moves out over to the edge of the pitch
          ...  He sees a team mate in space
          ...  He plays the ball through to Raul
          ...  C_Smalling takes the players legs from beneath him!!
          ...  That's a poor tackle!
          ...  B_Kuipers tells him to calm his game down a bit
Min. 45 :(hts) E_Cavani flicks it over W_Van_Boer's head
          ...  He showed some great skill there!
          ...  Fazio reads the play well

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Hearts 1-0 Valencia

Min. 47 :(hts) A_Addey beats Fazio
          ...  That was a quick burst of pace to set him free
          ...  Fazio reacts well to win the ball back
Min. 49 :(hts) E_Cavani curls the ball out wide to R_Ekelund
          ...  C_Smalling wins it well
          ...  Perfectly timed!
Min. 54 :(vla) A_A_Messi with the dribble
          ...  He made that look easy
          ...  A_A_Messi with the deft touch!
          ...  He hits the ball towards goal!
          ...  S_Bartram gets a hand to it!!
          ...  But he picks up the rebound
          ...  OHHHHHHHH !!
          ...  It's pushed behind !
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  K_El_Ahmadi drives it into the box!
          ...  Raul clears the corner
Min. 55 :(vla) P_Senderos is going to be brought on
          ...  W_Van_Boer is leaving the pitch
          ...  He hasn't had the best of games today
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DF
Min. 55 :(vla) P_Niemeyer is coming on for Kak and will play DM
Min. 55 :(vla) T_Huddlestone comes on for K_El_Ahmadi and will play MF to the delight of the fans
Min. 56 :(hts) E_Cavani sidesteps his marker
          ...  Christinoa with the dive
          ...  There's no room in the game for that!
Min. 60 :(hts) L_Dixon replaces H_Bellerin to play as a DF
Min. 63 :(hts) Raul lobs the ball over the defence
          ...  L_Cubas latches on to it
          ...  L_Cubas with a powerful header !
          ...  It's well wide!
          ...  9 times out of ten he would have scored that!
Min. 63 :(vla) A_A_Messi runs at the defender
          ...  The ball rebounds off the defender back to him!
          ...  That was fortunate, but he continues to go forward!
          ...  A_A_Messi goes for goal !
          ...  Terrific shot
          ...  It takes a bounce of the defender
          ...  The deflection takes it just wide
          ...  That's unlucky!
Min. 65 :(hts) There's going to be a change
          ...  Sergio will come on for R_Ekelund and play MF
Min. 66 :(vla) T_Huddlestone takes control of the loose ball
          ...  He plays the ball across to J_R_Riquelme
          ...  E_Baily hits it out for a corner
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  A_A_Messi hits it towards the far post!
          ...  S_Bartram catches it!
Min. 68 :(vla) P_Niemeyer with the diagonal pass Saddam_H
          ...  Kelvin with an ugly foul
          ...  B_Kuipers gives a PENALTY !!
          ...  Perhaps if had seen the replay he would change his mind!
          ...  Saddam_H takes it
          ...  GOAL!!
          ...  That's got Valencia back level!
          ...  Hearts 1-1 Valencia...
Min. 69 :(hts) The Hearts manager told his side to change to a A strategy
Min. 69 :(vla) Valencia will now play E
Min. 69 :(vla) J_R_Riquelme with a smart turn
          ...  J_R_Riquelme with a low drive through the rain!
          ...  S_Bartram parries it
          ...  The defender clears it
Min. 70 :(hts) G_Marilungo is being brought on
          ...  D_Bunting is leaving the pitch
          ...  Looks like the substitute will play FW
Min. 70 :(hts) L_Cubas steps over the ball
          ...  He nutmegs the defender
          ...  That a lovely piece of trickery
          ...  L_Cubas smashed the ball towards the bottom corner!
          ...  It takes a deflection!
          ...  But hits the side netting!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Swung in by Sergio
          ...  It goes straight into the arms of Valdivia
Min. 70 :(vla) Christinoa plays a clever one-two with his team mate
          ...  He heads towards the goal
          ...  He slides it past the defender!
          ...  Christinoa fires the shot in!
          ...  S_Bartram makes a great save
          ...  But he can't hold onto it!
          ...  He gathers it at the second attempt!
Min. 71 :(hts) A_Addey looks around for support
          ...  He knocks the ball across to G_Marilungo
          ...  But P_Senderos clears the ball to safety
Min. 71 :(vla) J_R_Riquelme sidesteps his marker
          ...  He was too quick for his marker
          ...  A well-placed shot from J_R_Riquelme !
          ...  S_Bartram with a fantastic point blank save
          ...  He shows why he is the number 1
Min. 72 :(vla) A_A_Messi with a throw in
          ...  He throws the ball across to Christinoa
          ...  A thundering drive by Christinoa !
          ...  But S_Bartram palms it behind
          ...  B_Kuipers has given a goal kick
          ...  He's not having the best of days !
Min. 73 :(vla) J_R_Riquelme jumps over the defender's challenge
          ...  Oh, beautiful nutmeg
          ...  He's clean through
          ...  A cracking drive from J_R_Riquelme !
          ...  It hits the inside of the post
          ...  It falls right into S_Bartram's arms
          ...  Unlucky
Min. 74 :(vla) P_Senderos retreats under pressure
          ...  He hits the ball up field
          ...  Saddam_H latches onto the end of it
          ...  Saddam_H with the goal bound shot!
          ...  But S_Bartram punches it away
          ...  That's gone out for a goal kick
          ...  It was clear to everyone that S_Bartram got a touch
Min. 76 :(vla) A_A_Messi threads the through ball to Christinoa
          ...  From long range Christinoa bends the ball towards goal!
          ...  S_Bartram makes a good save
Min. 77 :(vla) C_Smalling with the nutmeg
          ...  He takes the ball forward
          ...  L_Cubas tugs on his opponent's shirt!!
          ...  B_Kuipers has stopped play
          ...  Well spotted by B_Kuipers!
          ...  B_Kuipers calls him over
          ...  He's told to calm down
          ...  Jamie Coady looks relieved
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  Right on the edge of the box!
          ...  P_Niemeyer floats it forward
          ...  T_Huddlestone latches onto the end of it
          ...  T_Huddlestone flicks the header toward the far post!
          ...  It takes a deflection!
          ...  But hits the side netting!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Saddam_H crosses it in!
          ...  The ball comes to Fazio
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  S_Bartram is just going to watch it go over!
          ...  It dips dramatically!!
          ...  And S_Bartram reacts well to palm it behind!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  P_Niemeyer drives it into the box!
          ...  J_R_Riquelme loses his marker
          ...  He gets his head onto it!
          ...  Terrific shot
          ...  It takes a bounce of the defender
          ...  The deflection takes it just wide
          ...  That's unlucky!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Saddam_H lofts the ball in!
          ...  Christinoa gets on the end of it
          ...  S_Bartram won't get to that!
          ...  It clips the post!
          ...  And goes wide!
Min. 79 :(vla) J_R_Riquelme sprints past A_Valencia
          ...  J_R_Riquelme hits the ball on the bounce !
          ...  It hits the inside of the post
          ...  It falls right into S_Bartram's arms
          ...  Unlucky
Min. 81 :(hts) L_Cubas plays the early ball across the box to find L_Dixon in space
          ...  L_Dixon hits a great shot !
          ...  Valdivia parries it, he follows it up
          ...  He fires it over!!
Min. 84 :(vla) A_A_Messi with the heel pass to Saddam_H
          ...  A_Valencia cuts out the pass
          ...  That was close!
Min. 85 :(vla) Christinoa breaks clear of the defence!
          ...  He is clean through on S_Bartram!
          ...  E_Baily brings him down!
          ...  B_Kuipers warned him
Min. 86 :(vla) Christinoa sprints forward with the ball
          ...  Christinoa gets his head to the ball !
          ...  The ball moves through the air!
          ...  S_Bartram moves quickly!
          ...  Can he get to this?
          ...  It's beaten him!
          ...  But it thumps the post!!
          ...  And goes out!
Min. 87 :(vla) T_Huddlestone knocks it forward
          ...  A_Addey slips
          ...  Christinoa gets to it!
          ...  Christinoa tries to chip the ball over the keeper !
          ...  S_Bartram is just going to watch it go over!
          ...  It dips dramatically!!
          ...  But goes just over !!
          ...  S_Bartram looks very relieved!
Min. 88 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there are 4 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 88 :(hts) L_Dixon with the mazy dribble
          ...  He takes it past M_Friedrich
          ...  Driven towards goal by L_Dixon !
          ...  But he somehow misses
          ...  The Valencia fans laugh at him
Min. 88 :(vla) T_Huddlestone with an inch perfect pass to A_A_Messi
          ...  Raul rushes in with a poor tackle!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He was unlucky to be booked for that
Min. 89 :(vla) M_Friedrich has a go!
          ...  It hits the defender
          ...  C_Smalling collects the loose ball!
          ...  C_Smalling chases it through, he must score !
          ...  S_Bartram makes a good save
Min. 90 :(vla) Fazio finds his way through
          ...  His quick turn fooled the defender
          ...  Fazio tries one from the edge of the box !
          ...  He has put it over the bar!
          ...  He looks stunned by that miss!
          ...  He puts his face in his hands!
Min. 93 :(vla) A defence splitting pass from M_Friedrich to Saddam_H
          ...  A_Addey with a pull on the shirt
          ...  He's lucky to be let off for that one
          ...  Jamie Coady looks relieved
          ...  Andie Glen is far from happy with that decision
Min. 93 :(hts) G_Marilungo breaks clear of the defence!
          ...  He is clean through on Valdivia!
          ...  Christinoa brings him down!
          ...  B_Kuipers calls him over!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!
          ...  He is lucky not to have seen red!
Min. 94 :(vla) T_Huddlestone heads the ball back to Saddam_H
          ...  Saddam_H tries to chip the ball over S_Bartram!
          ...  But S_Bartram dives to his left
          ...  I think S_Bartram just got a hand on that one
          ...  B_Kuipers has given a goal kick
          ...  Unbelievable !

*************  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          : S_Bartram
Scorers              : Fazio (8 og)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : E_Baily (33), D_Bunting (35), Raul (88)
Injured              : N/A
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Valencia Match Info
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Best player          : Saddam_H (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : Saddam_H (68 pen)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : Christinoa (93)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                              Hearts      |    Valencia
Attempts on Goal     :           8        |       28
Off target           :           6        |       15
On target            :           2        |       13
Possession           :          27        |       73
Corners              :           1        |       5
Red Cards            :           0        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           3        |       1
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :          13        |       10
Key Tackles          :           5        |       7
Key Passes           :           6        |       17
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Final Score          : Hearts 1 - 1 Valencia
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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  36   4   4   5  30 |  95  13   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  55   0   0   0
H_Bellerin     DF   1  27  10  10  23 |  61   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  10   0
E_Baily        DF   3  23   7   8  41 |  95   0   2   0   0   1   0   1   0   0  38  -2  -1
A_Valencia     DF   2  23   7   8  22 |  95   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
Kelvin         MF   2   7  26  13  36 |  95   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
A_Addey        MF   2  11  25  10  32 |  95   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
L_Cubas        MF   3   8  25   8  11 |  95   0   0   1   0   3   0   0   0   0   0  10   3
R_Ekelund      MF   1  12  24  13  28 |  66   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Raul           AM   1   8  24  21  30 |  95   0   1   1   0   0   0   1   0   0  18   8  -2
E_Cavani       FW   2  10  11  28  26 |  95   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
D_Bunting      FW   1   2   8  26  31 |  71   0   0   0   0   2   0   1   0   0  -2  -2  18
P_Gulacsi      GK  23   2   3   3  33 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
L_Dixon        DF   1  24   7   9  31 |  34   0   0   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Sergio         MF   2  10  23  11  21 |  29   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
G_Marilungo    FW   2   5   8  25  29 |  24   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Puskas         FW   2   7   6  25  21 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

Player Statistics - Valencia
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  37   2   2   1  42 |  95   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   5   0   0   0
C_Smalling     DF   1  30   8   6  29 |  95   0   2   1   0   1   0   0   0   0  40  10  10
W_Van_Boer     DF   1  29   6   6  32 |  56   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
M_Friedrich    DF   2  28  11  10  29 |  95   0   1   2   0   1   0   0   0   0  20  20   1
Fazio          DF   2  28   8  10  41 |  95   0   3   0   0   3   0   0   0   0  40 -20  12
Kak            DM   2  16  26   9  41 |  56   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
K_El_Ahmadi    MF   1  10  28   7  15 |  56   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
A_A_Messi      MF   2   7  26  11  40 |  95   0   0   6   0   2   0   0   0   0   0  60  11
Saddam_H       AM   2  20  29  25  27 |  95   0   0   1   0   5   1   0   0   0   0  10  76
J_R_Riquelme   AM   3   6  28  21  34 |  95   0   0   1   0   6   0   0   0   0   0  10  24
Christinoa     FW   3   9   7  26  42 |  95   0   0   0   0   8   0   1   0   0  -2  -2  33
Kamikaze       GK  34   7   2   2  20 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
P_Senderos     DF   1  31  13   5  31 |  39   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  10   0
B_Ivanovic     DF   3  27  11   7  22 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
P_Niemeyer     DM   1  17  28   5  22 |  39   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
T_Huddlestone  MF   1  10  28  11  19 |  39   0   0   4   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  40   1
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