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Lyon - Schalke 04

Elite Intercontinental Cup 1st Round 2nd Leg, Lyon vs. Schalke 04 (Tue Aug 11)


                                 Lyon  |  Schalke 04
                            4-3-1-2 P  |  5-4-1 A
                        Neil Stockley  |  Andy Banks
                                       |
                          G_Buffon GK  |  GK Ini_Kamoze
                     T_Alderweirel DF  |  DF Hugo
                        J_Diakiese DF  |  DF P_Thompson
                         L_Amoroso DF  |  DF J_Richards
                         A_Girrese DF  |  DF M_Madl
                      S_Malbranque MF  |  DF J_Okore
                         C_Ronaldo MF  |  MF J_Gandolfini
                        R_Donadoni MF  |  MF Paas_De_Boll
                            Ribery AM  |  MF Thiago_C
                        D_Rortugal FW  |  MF P_McNamara
                         Dyorkaeff FW  |  FW R_Bentley
                                       |
                            Coupet SUB |  SUB P_Kenny
                       Filipe_Luis SUB |  SUB M_Maroone
                         Roy_Keane SUB |  SUB J_Hastie
                            Didier SUB |  SUB I_Spy
                            G_Weah SUB |  SUB O_Ighalo

Referee: G_Reddy (Republic_of_Ireland)


Min. 2  :(lyn) Ribery drives the ball across field
          ...  It comes to D_Rortugal
          ...  P_McNamara with an ugly foul
          ...  The fans are chanting "OFF!!! OFF!!!
          ...  G_Reddy gave him a strong warning
Min. 4  :(lyn) L_Amoroso drops his shoulder and takes it past the defender
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to R_Donadoni
          ...  R_Donadoni with the chance !
          ...  Ini_Kamoze fists it away
Min. 5  :(lyn) C_Ronaldo holds the ball up and waits for support
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He knocks a through ball to T_Alderweirel
          ...  But Hugo wins the tackle
Min. 8  :(shk) P_McNamara looks around for some movement
          ...  He knocks the ball across to R_Bentley
          ...  R_Bentley shoots towards goal !
          ...  G_Buffon makes himself big and wins the ball
Min. 15 :(shk) R_Bentley controls the ball with ease
          ...  R_Bentley smashed the ball towards the bottom corner!
          ...  Brilliant save from G_Buffon
          ...  That must have impressed his national manager sitting in the stands
Min. 16 :(lyn) D_Rortugal flicks the ball through
          ...  J_Diakiese runs onto it!
          ...  But he loses control of it
          ...  J_Okore belts it clear
Min. 19 :(lyn) R_Donadoni picks out S_Malbranque with the cross
          ...  S_Malbranque looks to see where Ini_Kamoze is!
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  Ini_Kamoze collects it comfortably
          ...  The shot never troubled him
Min. 19 :(shk) Hugo with a 50-yard pass to R_Bentley
          ...  R_Bentley fires a shot at goal !
          ...  G_Buffon can't get to it!
          ...  OH! It has gone just over the bar!
          ...  G_Buffon makes a cocky smile
          ...  Did he know that was going over?
Min. 21 :(lyn) D_Rortugal takes advantage of a bad back pass
          ...  D_Rortugal hits a crisp volley!
          ...  He couldn't have struck it more sweetly!!
          ...  Ini_Kamoze palms it behind !!
          ...  What a great save!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  C_Ronaldo plays it into the danger area!
          ...  It goes straight into the arms of Ini_Kamoze
Min. 24 :(lyn) Dyorkaeff jumps over J_Okore's challenge
          ...  Dyorkaeff tries to beat Ini_Kamoze!
          ...  But it clips the post and goes wide
Min. 24 :(shk) R_Bentley bursts forward
          ...  But L_Amoroso reads the situation well and wins the ball
Min. 28 :(lyn) A_Girrese 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!
          ...  L_Amoroso receives the pass and heads towards the goal
          ...  L_Amoroso has a dig at goal!
          ...  Brilliant save from Ini_Kamoze
          ...  That must have impressed his national manager sitting in the stands
Min. 30 :(lyn) Dyorkaeff sidesteps Hugo
          ...  That was too easy
          ...  P_Thompson with the tackle
          ...  He did well to stop that attack!
Min. 33 :(shk) P_McNamara plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  J_Richards keeps possession instead!
          ...  He runs towards the goal now!
          ...  J_Diakiese wins the ball
Min. 37 :(lyn) R_Donadoni runs down the wing
          ...  He knocks it past the defender into space!
          ...  He cuts the ball back
          ...  D_Rortugal latches onto the pass
          ...  He carves out some space
          ...  D_Rortugal with only one thing on his mind!
          ...  He hits the ball towards goal!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  He runs towards the bench
          ...  He jumps on a delighted Neil Stockley
          ...  That's put Lyon ahead!
          ...  Lyon 1-0 Schalke 04 ...
Min. 38 :(shk) The Schalke 04 manager told his side to change to a C strategy
Min. 38 :(lyn) A defence splitting pass from C_Ronaldo to A_Girrese
          ...  A_Girrese hits it
          ...  This one could go anywhere !
          ...  He couldn't have hit that shot much better!!
          ...  Ini_Kamoze tips it over !!
          ...  Great goalkeeping there!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  R_Donadoni crosses it in!
          ...  J_Richards wins the ball
          ...  And he clears the danger
Min. 40 :(lyn) Dyorkaeff with electric pace
          ...  He eases past Hugo
          ...  Paas_De_Boll clears with a diving header
Min. 41 :(lyn) T_Alderweirel skips the challenge from P_Thompson
          ...  P_Thompson hits it out for a corner
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  C_Ronaldo crosses it in!
          ...  It comes to R_Donadoni
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  It hits the bar and goes over
          ...  Well, sometimes they go in, sometimes they don't
Min. 42 :(lyn) Dyorkaeff beats his man
          ...  Dyorkaeff with a thundering drive!
          ...  But Ini_Kamoze makes a fine save
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 3 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 43 :(lyn) R_Donadoni kills the ball dead
          ...  He sees a team mate in space!
          ...  He plays the ball in to him!
          ...  Dyorkaeff gets on the end of the pass
          ...  Dyorkaeff hits the shot!
          ...  It swerves a lot!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Rifled home!
          ...  Lyon 2-0 Schalke 04 ...
Min. 43 :(shk) It looks as though Schalke 04 is now playing L
Min. 43 :(shk) J_Richards slows the ball down and waits for support
          ...  No one seems to be coming forward
          ...  He heads towards the goal alone!
          ...  An audacious effort from J_Richards !
          ...  But G_Buffon palms it behind
          ...  G_Reddy has given a goal kick
          ...  Unbelievable !
Min. 45 :(lyn) Ribery is taking a throw in
          ...  He takes a couple of strides back
          ...  He throws the ball to L_Amoroso
          ...  Paas_De_Boll tackles cleanly

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Lyon 2-0 Schalke 04

Min. 47 :(shk) J_Gandolfini finds his way through
          ...  He has tremendous pace
          ...  J_Gandolfini blasts it at the goal !
          ...  It hits the post!!
          ...  But he beats the defender to the rebound
          ...  OHHHHHHHH !!
          ...  He's put it over
Min. 51 :(shk) Paas_De_Boll is taking a throw in
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He throws it to R_Bentley
          ...  G_Buffon bundles the player over!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
          ...  G_Reddy reaches to his pocket!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  Right on the edge of the box!
          ...  Paas_De_Boll hits it hard
          ...  G_Buffon blocks the shot with his legs
          ...  And he gathers it!
Min. 60 :(lyn) Roy_Keane is being prepared to come on
          ...  Ribery is leaving the pitch
          ...  He looks disappointed that he won't be continuing
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DM
Min. 60 :(lyn) Lyon are switching their playing style to D
Min. 60 :(shk) Up goes the substitution board - M_Maroone on for Hugo as a DF
Min. 60 :(shk) O_Ighalo is coming on for R_Bentley and playing FW
Min. 60 :(shk) Up goes the substitution board - I_Spy on for J_Gandolfini as a MF
Min. 60 :(shk) Paas_De_Boll finds his way through
          ...  His quick turn fooled the defender
          ...  Paas_De_Boll tries to place it in the corner !
          ...  Terrific shot
          ...  It takes a bounce of the defender
          ...  The deflection takes it just wide
          ...  That's unlucky!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  J_Gandolfini floats the ball in!
          ...  It is cleared by L_Amoroso
Min. 61 :(shk) M_Madl flicks it over J_Diakiese and runs onto it
          ...  He showed great skill and pace there
          ...  L_Amoroso reads it well
          ...  This boy is a quality defender
          ...  The crowd sing his praises
Min. 63 :(shk) O_Ighalo controls the ball with ease
          ...  R_Donadoni with an ugly foul
          ...  That was a deliberate act that deserves punishment
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He was lucky to escape with a caution!
Min. 65 :(lyn) G_Weah is coming on for Dyorkaeff and will play FW
Min. 65 :(lyn) C_Ronaldo passes the ball to S_Malbranque
          ...  I_Spy takes out the attacker
          ...  He looked to have fouled him there
Min. 71 :(lyn) G_Weah sprints past the defender
          ...  M_Madl brings him down from behind!
          ...  But the ref gives nothing!
Min. 72 :(lyn) R_Donadoni with a glorious 60-yard pass to G_Weah
          ...  P_Thompson brings him down in the area
          ...  There can only be one outcome surely!
          ...  But G_Reddy waves play on!!!
Min. 73 :(shk) P_McNamara gets to the by-line
          ...  He sees a team mate in space
          ...  He plays the ball through to O_Ighalo
          ...  S_Malbranque goes in with the block tackle
          ...  He comes out of it with the ball
          ...  Great tackle!
Min. 74 :(lyn) J_Diakiese looks for options
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to G_Weah
          ...  M_Maroone wins the ball with a superb sliding challenge
          ...  It goes out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Roy_Keane hits it towards the far post!
          ...  M_Madl reads it well
          ...  And he knocks it away
Min. 76 :(shk) Thiago_C takes advantage of a mistake by R_Donadoni
          ...  That mistake could prove costly
          ...  C_Ronaldo is late with that one
          ...  I think he was just trying to get to the ball
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He was unlucky to be booked for that
Min. 85 :(shk) M_Madl plays the back pass
          ...  Ini_Kamoze can't get to it!!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  What a terrible mistake to make!!
          ...  Look at the fury on the managers face!!
          ...  Lyon 3-0 Schalke 04 ...
Min. 86 :(shk) O_Ighalo picks up a loose ball
          ...  T_Alderweirel takes the ball
          ...  OOOHHHH!!
          ...  He almost loses it straight away
          ...  But he hits it clear!
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 90 :(lyn) Roy_Keane is out on the right
          ...  He moves the ball left to G_Weah
          ...  P_Thompson forces him off the ball
          ...  But it rolls out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Roy_Keane chips the ball in towards the far post!
          ...  J_Richards wins the ball
          ...  And he heads it away

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Groupama Stadium
Attendance           : 100,000
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Lyon Match Info
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Best player          : R_Donadoni (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : D_Rortugal (37), Dyorkaeff (43), M_Madl (85 og)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : G_Buffon (51), R_Donadoni (63), C_Ronaldo (76)
Injured              : N/A
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Schalke 04 Match Info
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Best player          : Paas_De_Boll
Scorers              : N/A
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : N/A
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                               Lyon       |   Schalke 04
Attempts on Goal     :          10        |       7
Off target           :           2        |       3
On target            :           8        |       4
Possession           :          51        |       49
Corners              :           5        |       1
Red Cards            :           0        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           3        |       0
Subs Used            :           2        |       3
Fouls                :          10        |       4
Key Tackles          :           5        |       11
Key Passes           :          14        |       5
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Final Score          : Lyon 3 - 0 Schalke 04
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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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G_Buffon       GK  37   2   3   1  22 |  95   4   0   0   0   0   0   1   0  58   0   0   0
T_Alderweirel  DF   1  29   8   9  31 |  95   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
J_Diakiese     DF   3  29   9   6  18 |  95   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  60  10   0
L_Amoroso      DF   2  28   6   9  11 |  95   0   3   1   0   1   0   0   0   0  60  10  10
A_Girrese      DF   1  28   8   8  32 |  95   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10  10
S_Malbranque   MF   3   9  30  11  33 |  95   0   1   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  40  20  30
C_Ronaldo      MF   3   7  29   8  21 |  95   0   0   3   0   0   0   1   0   0  -2  28  -2
R_Donadoni     MF   1   8  28   7  41 |  95   0   0   4   2   2   0   1   0   0  -2  78   8
Ribery         AM   1   7  30  10  33 |  63   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0
D_Rortugal     FW   3  11   9  32  21 |  95   0   0   1   0   2   1   0   0   0  20  30  65
Dyorkaeff      FW   1   7   8  29  23 |  68   0   0   0   0   3   1   0   0   0   0   0  45
Coupet         GK  29   3   1   3  22 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Filipe_Luis    DF   2  25   4   8  41 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Roy_Keane      DM   2  10  28   9  31 |  32   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
Didier         MF   3   6  31   8  33 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
G_Weah         FW   1   9   7  26  22 |  27   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

Player Statistics - Schalke 04
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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Ini_Kamoze     GK  35   4   3   1  30 |  95   7   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   5   0   0   0
Hugo           DF   2  29  13   9  42 |  63   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  10   0
P_Thompson     DF   2  29  13   6  30 |  95   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  80   0   0
J_Richards     DF   1  28   6   7  22 |  95   0   2   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  40   0  10
M_Madl         DF   3  27   9   6  22 |  95   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20 -20   0
J_Okore        DF   3  27   5   6  22 |  95   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
J_Gandolfini   MF   3   9  29  21  12 |  63   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Paas_De_Boll   MF   2  10  28  10  31 |  95   0   2   1   0   2   0   0   0   0  40  10  10
Thiago_C       MF   1  10  27   9  21 |  95   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
P_McNamara     MF   2   7  26   7  33 |  95   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0 -20  10 -20
R_Bentley      FW   3   8   8  28  21 |  63   0   0   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0  20
P_Kenny        GK  27   2   2   1  20 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
M_Maroone      DF   1  25   6   8  32 |  32   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
J_Hastie       MF   3  10  26   7  22 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
I_Spy          MF   2   8  26   5  12 |  32   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
O_Ighalo       FW   1   9   8  26  21 |  32   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 -20 -20 -20
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