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Elite FA Cup, Group C Game 2

Liverpool 1 - 2 Lyon

Elite FA Cup Groups Match 2, Liverpool vs. Lyon (Wed Nov 22)


                            Liverpool  |  Lyon
                              4-4-2 C  |  4-3-1-2 A
                          Mike McLeod  |  Roberto Ciccotelli
                                       |
                         N_Winneke GK  |  GK T_Snelders
                         J_A_Riise DF  |  DF P_Jones
                            H_Matt DF  |  DF T_Alderweirel
                       H_Norvdveit DF  |  DF J_Diakiese
                            D_Weir DF  |  DF R_Carlos
                          G_Cooper MF  |  MF S_Malbranque
                       J_Hernandez MF  |  MF Jesus_Cordoba
                         M_Dembele MF  |  MF L_Burt
                       J_Henderson MF  |  AM J_Cojon
                          D_Lehman FW  |  FW J_A_Vardy
                      Divock_Origi FW  |  FW T_Erak
                                       |
                          P_Parkes SUB |  SUB H_Berg
                           O_Price SUB |  SUB C_Luciano
                        P_Henrique SUB |  SUB P_Pogba
                           P_Podga SUB |  SUB S_Iversen
                         J_A_Piere SUB |  SUB Rodrigo

Referee: F_Brych (Germany)


Min. 4  :(lpl) H_Norvdveit runs at T_Alderweirel
          ...  The defender slips and falls over
          ...  A delicate header from H_Norvdveit !
          ...  But T_Snelders punches it away
          ...  That's gone out for a goal kick
          ...  It was clear to everyone that T_Snelders got a touch
Min. 5  :(lpl) M_Dembele lays the ball back to G_Cooper
          ...  But T_Alderweirel comes away with the ball
          ...  Excellent defending there!
Min. 9  :(lpl) G_Cooper is closed down
          ...  He plays a quick pass
          ...  Divock_Origi latches onto the ball
          ...  Divock_Origi swings in the shot!
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  T_Snelders dives desperately to try and save it!!
          ...  He can't get to it!
          ...  But it creeps just wide!!
          ...  The deflection had T_Snelders beaten!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  M_Dembele hits it towards the far post!
          ...  H_Norvdveit gets something on it!
          ...  OOOOHHHHH!!!!
          ...  It's wide!
          ...  That was a dismal effort!
          ...  He should have buried that!
Min. 11 :(lpl) J_Hernandez heads the ball back to J_A_Riise
          ...  J_A_Riise is clean through!
          ...  He rounds T_Snelders
          ...  He rounds T_Snelders
          ...  He thumps it towards the goal!
          ...  T_Snelders somehow manages to get to it !!
Min. 11 :(lyn) Jesus_Cordoba loses his marker
          ...  J_A_Riise wins the ball well
          ...  F_Brych has given a free kick
          ...  He's lucky it wasn't more
          ...  It's just a warning
Min. 12 :(lpl) D_Lehman falls badly. He's unable to continue
Min. 12 :(lpl) J_A_Piere is being prepared to come on
          ...  D_Lehman is leaving the pitch
          ...  He applauds the crowd
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play FW
Min. 12 :(lyn) T_Erak with a superb first touch
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run!
          ...  He plays the ball across to him!
          ...  J_A_Vardy gets on the end of the pass
          ...  J_A_Riise with a perfectly timed tackle
Min. 14 :(lpl) J_Hernandez cuts inside his opponent
          ...  He worked that well
          ...  J_Hernandez with the punt towards goal!
          ...  T_Snelders won't get to that!
          ...  It clips the post!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Excellent strike!!
          ...  That puts Liverpool ahead!
          ...  Now can they hang onto it!
          ...  Liverpool 1-0 Lyon ...
Min. 14 :(lyn) T_Alderweirel flicks it past H_Norvdveit
          ...  He runs forward
          ...  A cracking drive from T_Alderweirel !
          ...  What agility from N_Winneke
Min. 17 :(lyn) J_Cojon spits at H_Matt
          ...  F_Brych warns him
Min. 19 :(lpl) M_Dembele finds his way through
          ...  The offside trap didn't work
          ...  M_Dembele with his head down lets it go !
          ...  Saved by T_Snelders
Min. 20 :(lyn) J_Cojon looks for options
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He knocks a through ball to J_A_Vardy
          ...  J_A_Vardy tries to beat N_Winneke from outside the area!
          ...  The net bulges!
          ...  OH!! He has hit the side netting
          ...  Goal kick given
Min. 22 :(lyn) R_Carlos gains possession
          ...  M_Dembele with a bad challenge
          ...  F_Brych will want to speak to him
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  Right on the edge of the box!
          ...  J_A_Vardy drives it in
          ...  But N_Winneke tips it behind
          ...  F_Brych has given a goal kick
          ...  Unbelievable !
Min. 24 :(lpl) J_Hernandez gets to the by line and finds J_A_Piere with a beautiful cross
          ...  J_A_Piere tries the lob from 30 yards !
          ...  The fans behind the goal jump up!
          ...  But it's gone just wide !!
Min. 28 :(lyn) T_Alderweirel turns past the defender
          ...  He has created space for himself now
          ...  T_Alderweirel tries to curl it into the bottom corner !
          ...  N_Winneke is beaten!
          ...  It hits the bar!!
          ...  And goes clear
Min. 29 :(lpl) J_Henderson sidesteps P_Jones
          ...  He was too quick for his marker
          ...  But T_Alderweirel wins the ball with a sliding challenge
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  M_Dembele swings it in!
          ...  T_Snelders reads it well, and claims it!
Min. 30 :(lyn) The ball is passed in from L_Burt, he finds J_A_Vardy
          ...  G_Cooper goes in with the block tackle
          ...  He comes out of it with the ball
          ...  Great tackle!
Min. 32 :(lpl) J_A_Piere looks in some pain
          ...  He'll have to come off
Min. 32 :(lpl) P_Podga is coming on and J_A_Piere is being brought off
          ...  Looks likely he will go and play FW
Min. 33 :(lpl) Divock_Origi moves forward
          ...  Divock_Origi tries the lob from 30 yards !
          ...  But T_Snelders parries the ball
          ...  It's picked up by the defender, much to the relief of the crowd
Min. 33 :(lpl) H_Norvdveit breaks clear of the defence!
          ...  He is clean through on T_Snelders!
          ...  T_Alderweirel brings him down!
          ...  F_Brych calls him over!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!
          ...  He is lucky not to have seen red!
Min. 36 :(lyn) P_Jones sprints down the flank
          ...  He plays the ball across to J_Diakiese
          ...  J_Diakiese with a powerful diving header!
          ...  It goes wide for a goal kick
Min. 37 :(lpl) J_Hernandez runs at P_Jones
          ...  The defender slips and falls over
          ...  J_Hernandez with the header !
          ...  But T_Snelders just gets his fingers to that one
          ...  F_Brych has given a goal kick
          ...  He's not having the best of days !
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th referee signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 44 :(lpl) H_Norvdveit plays in G_Cooper with a beautiful ball
          ...  G_Cooper has a go!
          ...  T_Snelders with a fantastic point blank save
          ...  When he's on his game he's one of the best in the league
Min. 46 :(lpl) G_Cooper with a slick pass to D_Weir
          ...  D_Weir has time and space!
          ...  He shoots towards goal!
          ...  T_Snelders makes a comfortable save
          ...  He wasn't troubled there

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Liverpool 1-0 Lyon

Min. 46 :(lpl) Divock_Origi runs at the defender
          ...  The defender falls over
          ...  But R_Carlos wins the ball with a sliding challenge
Min. 46 :(lyn) J_Cojon pushes it past J_A_Riise
          ...  J_Cojon aims for the top right corner !
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  Wide !!
          ...  That was fortunate
Min. 47 :(lpl) M_Dembele retreats under pressure
          ...  He hits the ball up field
          ...  J_A_Riise latches onto the end of it
          ...  J_A_Riise with a thundering shot!
          ...  T_Snelders with an amazing dive to the bottom left
          ...  How he got to that one I don't know !
Min. 47 :(lpl) Divock_Origi spits at T_Erak
          ...  F_Brych refrained from booking him but had words
Min. 47 :(lyn) Jesus_Cordoba with a throw in
          ...  He throws the ball across to J_A_Vardy
          ...  J_A_Vardy with the diving header !
          ...  He had to be brave there
          ...  N_Winneke gets a hand to it!!
          ...  But he picks up the rebound
          ...  OHHHHHHHH !!
          ...  He's put it over
Min. 49 :(lyn) S_Malbranque moves out over to the edge of the pitch
          ...  He plays the ball through to J_Cojon
          ...  J_Cojon looks to see where N_Winneke is!
          ...  He rifles in the shot!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  N_Winneke has to pick the ball out of the net
          ...  It's all square now!
          ...  Liverpool 1-1 Lyon ...
Min. 50 :(lpl) H_Norvdveit picks out D_Weir with the cross
          ...  D_Weir sees T_Snelders off his line !
          ...  The fans get off there seats!
          ...  But it sails over !!
Min. 51 :(lpl) J_Hernandez looks around for some movement
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to P_Podga
          ...  An audacious effort from P_Podga !
          ...  T_Snelders with a great save
          ...  He holds onto it as well!
Min. 51 :(lyn) J_A_Vardy beats his marker
          ...  He muscled him off the ball
          ...  D_Weir takes the ball and the player!!
          ...  But the ref waves play on!!
Min. 54 :(lpl) J_Hernandez knocks the ball past P_Jones
          ...  J_Hernandez rifles it at the goal !
          ...  But T_Snelders makes a fine save
          ...  Wow!! That was close!
          ...  He had to be at his best to reach that one!
Min. 56 :(lyn) P_Jones puts in T_Erak
          ...  M_Dembele rushes in with a clumsy challenge!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
          ...  F_Brych gave him a strong warning
Min. 57 :(lyn) L_Burt jinks infield
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to S_Malbranque
          ...  S_Malbranque with a stunning strike !
          ...  N_Winneke gets up well to catch that one
Min. 61 :(lpl) J_Henderson controls the ball with a deft piece of skill
          ...  He plays the ball out to the right!
          ...  J_Hernandez gets onto the end of the pass!
          ...  T_Alderweirel gathers up the loose ball
Min. 61 :(lyn) J_Cojon runs at the defender
          ...  The ball rebounds off H_Norvdveit back to him!
          ...  That was fortunate, but he continues to go forward!
          ...  J_Cojon with the crafty shot!
          ...  N_Winneke makes a difficult save
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  L_Burt chips the ball in towards the far post!
          ...  P_Jones gets to it!
          ...  But N_Winneke makes a fine save
Min. 63 :(lpl) G_Cooper spits at T_Alderweirel
          ...  He's in trouble here!!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!
          ...  He deserved that! And was lucky it wasn't more!
Min. 66 :(lyn) N_Winneke miss-kicks!
          ...  S_Malbranque is through!
          ...  A cheeky lob from S_Malbranque !
          ...  N_Winneke with a great save
          ...  He holds onto it as well!
Min. 68 :(lpl) G_Cooper is closed down
          ...  He plays a quick pass under pressure
          ...  J_Hernandez latches onto the ball
          ...  J_Hernandez fires off a right-footed shot !
          ...  But he puts it wide
          ...  How did he manage to miss that?
Min. 68 :(lyn) Jesus_Cordoba controls the ball with a deft piece of skill
          ...  He plays the ball out to the right!
          ...  T_Erak gets onto the end of the pass!
          ...  T_Erak with the deft touch!
          ...  He hits the ball towards goal!
          ...  But N_Winneke punches it away
Min. 70 :(lpl) Up goes the substitution board - O_Price on for J_A_Riise as a DF
Min. 70 :(lpl) Divock_Origi pushes it past the defender
          ...  Divock_Origi aiming for the bottom corner !
          ...  It's going over!
          ...  It dips dramatically!!
          ...  But lands on the roof of the net !!
          ...  T_Snelders looks relieved there!
Min. 71 :(lpl) H_Matt with the nod to P_Podga
          ...  P_Podga blasts it at the goal !
          ...  But T_Snelders with the difficult save
Min. 72 :(lyn) Jesus_Cordoba unselfishly lays the ball back to J_A_Vardy
          ...  J_A_Vardy has time and space!
          ...  He shoots towards goal!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  He kicks the sponsor hoarding in delight!
          ...  That's put Lyon in front!
          ...  Liverpool 1-2 Lyon ...
Min. 73 :(lpl) H_Norvdveit runs at goal
          ...  He spots the run of J_Henderson
          ...  He's played him in
          ...  J_Henderson belts the ball towards goal!
          ...  It swerves a lot in the air
          ...  T_Snelders watches it sail safely wide!
Min. 74 :(lpl) P_Podga runs at the defender
          ...  The ball rebounds off R_Carlos back to him!
          ...  That was fortunate, but he continues to go forward!
          ...  T_Alderweirel slides in hard!
          ...  And knocks the ball out for a throw!
Min. 75 :(lyn) S_Iversen is coming on for J_A_Vardy and playing FW
Min. 75 :(lyn) Rodrigo is going to be brought on
          ...  T_Erak is leaving the pitch
          ...  He hasn't had the best of games today
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play FW
Min. 75 :(lyn) Jesus_Cordoba runs down the flank
          ...  He threads the ball in to L_Burt
          ...  D_Weir knocks the ball back to N_Winneke
          ...  Ohhhh no!!
          ...  It's gone past N_Winneke!
          ...  And just creeps wide!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  T_Erak drives it into the box!
          ...  N_Winneke easily claims the ball!
Min. 76 :(lpl) D_Weir plays a quick one-two with his team mate
          ...  He heads towards the goal
          ...  He slides it past the defender!
          ...  L_Burt brings him down in the area
          ...  There can only be one outcome surely!
          ...  But F_Brych waves play on!!!
Min. 77 :(lpl) G_Cooper works the ball inside
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to M_Dembele
          ...  J_Diakiese cuts out the pass
          ...  That was close!
Min. 78 :(lyn) S_Iversen sprints past the defender
          ...  S_Iversen hits the shot!
          ...  It swerves a lot!
          ...  The fans get off there seats!
          ...  N_Winneke plucks the ball out of the air
          ...  Good goalkeeping there!
Min. 80 :(lpl) M_Dembele is taking a throw in
          ...  He is taking a run up at it!
          ...  He throws it long to J_Hernandez
          ...  J_Hernandez with the spectacular bicycle kick!
          ...  T_Snelders falls over
          ...  But T_Snelders is relieved to watch it go out of play!
Min. 80 :(lyn) Jesus_Cordoba flicks it over H_Norvdveit and runs onto it
          ...  He showed great skill and pace there
          ...  D_Weir brings him down from behind!
          ...  But the ref gives nothing!
Min. 84 :(lpl) P_Podga looks up for support for support
          ...  He spots his team mate making a run now
          ...  He plays it across to his team mate and runs forward now!
          ...  J_Hernandez receives the pass and heads towards the goal
          ...  J_Hernandez tries to lob the keeper !
          ...  T_Snelders gets a hand to it!!
          ...  But he slots in the rebound
          ...  He has put it wide !!
          ...  He puts his hands on his head in despair!
Min. 84 :(lyn) L_Burt plays a first time ball through the defence to Rodrigo
          ...  What a shot from Rodrigo !
          ...  It could go anywhere
          ...  It grazes the bar
          ...  And goes over
          ...  Oh so close there!
Min. 86 :(lpl) The defender loses control of the ball!
          ...  O_Price seizes control of it and thinks about the shot
          ...  O_Price with a bomb of a shot !
          ...  But it puts it well wide
Min. 87 :(lpl) P_Podga knocks it forward
          ...  T_Alderweirel slips
          ...  J_Hernandez gets to it!
          ...  J_Hernandez carves a shot towards goal !
          ...  But T_Snelders punches it away
          ...  He commands his area so well
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th referee signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 89 :(lpl) P_Podga makes the tackle
          ...  He gets to his feet quickly
          ...  He's beat the defender to the ball
          ...  P_Podga with a graceful, looping effort !
          ...  It grazes the bar
          ...  And goes over
          ...  Oh so close there!
Min. 90 :(lpl) J_Hernandez retreats under pressure
          ...  He hits the ball up field
          ...  M_Dembele latches onto the end of it
          ...  M_Dembele fires the shot in!
          ...  What agility from T_Snelders
Min. 92 :(lpl) M_Dembele sprints down the flank
          ...  He plays the ball across to O_Price
          ...  O_Price beats the defender to the ball
          ...  He beats a second defender
          ...  He just has T_Snelders to beat!
          ...  He tries to flick it past T_Snelders
          ...  He's pushed it too far
          ...  He can't stop it going out!!

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Anfield
Attendance           : 60,000
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Liverpool Match Info
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Best player          : J_Hernandez (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : J_Hernandez (14)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : G_Cooper (63)
Injured              : D_Lehman (12), J_A_Piere (32)
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Lyon Match Info
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Best player          : Jesus_Cordoba
Scorers              : J_Cojon (49), J_A_Vardy (72)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : T_Alderweirel (33)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                             Liverpool    |      Lyon
Attempts on Goal     :          26        |       16
Off target           :          11        |       6
On target            :          15        |       10
Possession           :          60        |       40
Corners              :           2        |       2
Red Cards            :           0        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           1        |       1
Subs Used            :           3        |       2
Fouls                :          15        |       5
Key Tackles          :           5        |       7
Key Passes           :          19        |       12
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Final Score          : Liverpool 1 - 2 Lyon
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Player Statistics - Liverpool
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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N_Winneke      GK  29   2   2   3  20 |  94   9   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  25   0   0   0
J_A_Riise      DF   3  26   7   9  32 |  72   0   1   0   0   2   0   0   0   0  20   0  10
H_Matt         DF   2  24  12   7  34 |  94   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
H_Norvdveit    DF   3  23  11  10  11 |  94   0   0   3   0   2   0   0   0   0 -20  10 -14
D_Weir         DF   3  23   5   5  12 |  94   0   3   0   0   2   0   0   0   0  40 -20 -14
G_Cooper       MF   4   8  27  14  27 |  94   0   1   4   0   1   0   1   0   0  18  38   3
J_Hernandez    MF   1   7  25  19  26 |  94   0   0   4   0   7   1   0   0   0   0  40  52
M_Dembele      MF   1  11  25   6  42 |  94   0   0   4   0   2   0   0   0   0   0  40  10
J_Henderson    MF   2   7  25  10  30 |  94   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10   1
D_Lehman       FW   3   9   7  24  33 |  12   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Divock_Origi   FW   1   5   9  24  33 |  94   0   0   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   7
P_Parkes       GK  27   4   2   4  21 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
O_Price        DF   2  27  12   7  26 |  22   0   0   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
P_Henrique     MF   1  18  23   7  18 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
P_Podga        FW   2  14  23   8  36 |  62   0   0   2   0   3   0   0   0   0   0  20  11
J_A_Piere      FW   1   6   8  23  22 |  20   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1

Player Statistics - Lyon
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_Snelders     GK  35   2   3   4  16 |  94  15   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  65   0   0   0
P_Jones        DF   2  25  12   6  28 |  94   0   0   2   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  20   5
T_Alderweirel  DF   1  25   8   9  31 |  94   0   4   0   0   2   0   1   0   0  78  -2   4
J_Diakiese     DF   3  25   8   6  18 |  94   0   1   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  20   0   1
R_Carlos       DF   3  24  11   6  11 |  94   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
S_Malbranque   MF   3   8  27  10  33 |  94   0   0   1   1   2   0   0   0   0   0  25  10
Jesus_Cordoba  MF   2   8  24  10  11 |  94   0   0   4   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  55   0
L_Burt         MF   1   7  23   9  31 |  94   0   1   3   0   0   0   0   0   0  40  50  20
J_Cojon        AM   2   7  25  15  22 |  94   0   0   1   0   3   1   0   0   0   0  10  36
J_A_Vardy      FW   2   7   5  26  20 |  77   0   0   0   0   4   1   0   0   0   0   0  37
T_Erak         FW   2   6   6  26  21 |  77   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10   5
H_Berg         GK   1  26  11   7  21 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
C_Luciano      DF   2  26   7   7  31 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
P_Pogba        MF   2   8  25  12  21 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
S_Iversen      FW   2   7   8  24  32 |  17   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  20  20  25
Rodrigo        FW   1   7   7  24  20 |  17   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
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