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Manchester City - Liverpool

Elite Intercontinental Cup Quarter Finals Leg, Manchester City vs. Liverpool (Thu Aug 20)


                      Manchester City  |  Liverpool
                              4-4-2 P  |  4-1-2-1-2 C
                        Tony McCleary  |  Mike McLeod
                                       |
                       Hugo_Lloris GK  |  GK Fabianski
                           K_Uddin DF  |  DF Reinaldo
                           C_Fuchs DF  |  DF Renald
                       D_Gallagher DF  |  DF P_Albert
                     Bohte_Daisuke DF  |  DF H_Matt
                          M_Scholl MF  |  DM X_Shaqiri
                        R_VD_Vaart MF  |  MF J_Hernandez
                       Caoimhin_Og MF  |  MF N_Schulz
                       Leda_Cygnus MF  |  AM T_Kroos
                         F_Inzaghi FW  |  FW Perez
                          Thanatos FW  |  FW M_Martinelli
                                       |
                             Chalk SUB |  SUB S_Assenjo
                     Mikio_Fujioka SUB |  SUB T_Blackett
                     Aoyama_Hideki SUB |  SUB C_Coventry
                         E_Shikari SUB |  SUB M_James
                            J_Cruz SUB |  SUB G_Diangana

Referee: A_Barken (Norway)


Min. 3  :(mnc) Bohte_Daisuke spits at Renald
          ...  He could be off here!
          ...  A_Barken reaches to his pocket!
          ...  He jots down his name!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  I think he deserved that!
Min. 5  :(lpl) H_Matt with a neat pass into Perez
          ...  Perez with the header !
          ...  But Hugo_Lloris punches it away
          ...  He could have caught that!
Min. 6  :(lpl) N_Schulz with a neat pass into H_Matt
          ...  But K_Uddin slid in
          ...  It was a well timed tackle and it had to be
Min. 12 :(lpl) T_Kroos floats the ball in to find M_Martinelli
          ...  M_Martinelli unleashes a pile driver !
          ...  Hugo_Lloris with the acrobatic save
          ...  Well saved
Min. 14 :(mnc) F_Inzaghi sidesteps his marker
          ...  F_Inzaghi with the punt towards goal!
          ...  Fabianski watches it sail safely wide!
Min. 16 :(mnc) M_Scholl pulls it back to F_Inzaghi
          ...  But he stands on the ball and falls over!!
          ...  Perez picks up the loose ball and clears the danger
Min. 17 :(mnc) M_Scholl works the ball inside
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to Thanatos
          ...  Thanatos is miles offside!
          ...  The flag stays down
          ...  Fabianski tries to close down the angle
          ...  He rounds Fabianski
          ...  He thumps it towards the goal!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Manchester City go in front now with that goal!
          ...  Manchester City 1-0 Liverpool ...
Min. 18 :(mnc) Caoimhin_Og floats the ball in to find Thanatos
          ...  Intercepted by N_Schulz
Min. 21 :(mnc) Caoimhin_Og works the ball inside
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to Thanatos
          ...  N_Schulz reads him well and hoofs it clear
Min. 21 :(lpl) M_Martinelli with a slick pass to Renald
          ...  D_Gallagher with a superb tackle!
          ...  He easily dispossessed him.
Min. 24 :(mnc) C_Fuchs changes direction inside
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to F_Inzaghi
          ...  F_Inzaghi attempts a lob!
          ...  Fabianski is beaten!
          ...  It hits the bar!!
          ...  And goes clear
Min. 25 :(mnc) C_Fuchs looks to play the ball out wide
          ...  He plays the ball across to Caoimhin_Og
          ...  Caoimhin_Og blasts it at the goal !
          ...  Fabianski parries it
          ...  The defender clears it
Min. 30 :(lpl) Perez hoofs it up field to find J_Hernandez
          ...  K_Uddin wins the ball with a superb sliding challenge
          ...  It goes out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  X_Shaqiri drives it into the box!
          ...  Bohte_Daisuke clears the corner
Min. 34 :(mnc) Leda_Cygnus with a slick pass to Thanatos
          ...  Thanatos is miles offside!
          ...  The flag stays down
          ...  Fabianski tries to close down the angle
          ...  He rounds Fabianski
          ...  He has been pushed wide!
          ...  He shoots from a tight angle
          ...  GOAL!!
          ...  Manchester City 2-0 Liverpool ...
Min. 34 :(lpl) J_Hernandez finds his way through
          ...  His quick turn fooled Bohte_Daisuke
          ...  C_Fuchs cuts it out easily
          ...  He clears the ball up field
Min. 37 :(lpl) T_Kroos loses F_Inzaghi
          ...  Leda_Cygnus intercepts the pass
Min. 39 :(lpl) T_Kroos pass splits open the defence and finds P_Albert
          ...  C_Fuchs is forced to retreat
          ...  He knocks it back!
          ...  Hugo_Lloris misses it!
          ...  It creeps just wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Reinaldo crosses it in!
          ...  Hugo_Lloris fists it away!
Min. 40 :(lpl) Reinaldo 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!
          ...  M_Martinelli receives the pass and heads towards the goal
          ...  M_Martinelli with the diving header !
          ...  He had to be brave there
          ...  Hugo_Lloris can't get to it!
          ...  OH! It drifts wide!
          ...  Hugo_Lloris has a smile on his face
          ...  Did he know that was going wide?
Min. 42 :(lpl) T_Kroos takes advantage of a defensive mistake
          ...  It's a lucky break
          ...  A cheeky lob from T_Kroos !
          ...  Hugo_Lloris gets his fingertips to it
          ...  He pushes it on to the post
          ...  The defender clears the loose ball
Min. 43 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there are 4 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 46 :(lpl) T_Kroos takes on C_Fuchs
          ...  He runs past him
          ...  T_Kroos shoots towards goal !
          ...  It goes wide!
          ...  He made that look harder than it was!!

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Manchester City 2-0 Liverpool

Min. 49 :(mnc) M_Scholl runs at Reinaldo
          ...  He takes it past him
          ...  M_Scholl hits it
          ...  This one could go anywhere !
          ...  But Fabianski punches it away
          ...  That's gone out for a goal kick
          ...  It was clear to everyone that Fabianski got a touch
Min. 55 :(lpl) Liverpool changed their strategy to play P
Min. 59 :(mnc) Leda_Cygnus has the ball
          ...  He knocks the ball past Perez
          ...  He puts in F_Inzaghi!
          ...  F_Inzaghi aims the cheeky shot at goal!
          ...  Fabianski collects it comfortably
          ...  The shot never troubled him
Min. 61 :(mnc) K_Uddin sidesteps his marker
          ...  He showed great skill there
          ...  J_Hernandez with an awful challenge
          ...  He's lucky it wasn't more
          ...  It's just a warning
Min. 62 :(mnc) Thanatos is all alone
          ...  the linesman keeps his flag down
          ...  Renald plays it back
          ...  Fabianski slips!!
          ...  It goes just wide
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Leda_Cygnus floats the ball in!
          ...  P_Albert reads it well
          ...  And he knocks it away
Min. 63 :(mnc) Thanatos pauses and waits for support
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  Reinaldo with a late tackle
          ...  It looked worse than what it was
          ...  He is surrounded by the Manchester City players
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on
Min. 67 :(mnc) M_Scholl drives it forward to K_Uddin
          ...  K_Uddin hits the shot with the inside of the left foot!
          ...  He couldn't have hit that shot much better!!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Fabianski never had a chance!
          ...  Manchester City 3-0 Liverpool ...
Min. 68 :(mnc) Caoimhin_Og finds Thanatos on the edge of the box
          ...  Thanatos aims for the top right corner !
          ...  But Fabianski makes a fine save
          ...  Wow!! That was close!
          ...  He had to be at his best to reach that one!
Min. 70 :(mnc) E_Shikari is coming on and R_VD_Vaart is being brought off
          ...  Looks likely he will go and play DF
Min. 70 :(lpl) M_James comes on for J_Hernandez and takes up a MF role
Min. 72 :(mnc) Mikio_Fujioka replaces K_Uddin to play as a DF
Min. 72 :(mnc) J_Cruz is being prepared to come on
          ...  Thanatos is leaving the pitch
          ...  Looks like the substitute will play FW
Min. 72 :(mnc) M_Scholl knocks the ball past Reinaldo
          ...  Excellent sliding challenge by H_Matt
          ...  He timed it well
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  C_Fuchs lofts the ball in!
          ...  Fabianski makes the catch!
Min. 72 :(lpl) H_Matt controls it well
          ...  He nutmegs D_Gallagher
          ...  He puts in P_Albert!
          ...  But Bohte_Daisuke slides in
Min. 73 :(mnc) Caoimhin_Og has it now
          ...  He takes on X_Shaqiri
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He puts in J_Cruz!
          ...  J_Cruz shapes up for a shot!
          ...  But he puts it wide
Min. 75 :(lpl) T_Blackett is ready to come on to replace Reinaldo
          ...  Looks like he will play as a DF
Min. 75 :(lpl) Perez sidesteps his marker
          ...  His quick feet took him past the defender
          ...  Perez with a powerful downward header!
          ...  The fans get off there seats!
          ...  Hugo_Lloris plucks the ball out of the air
          ...  Good goalkeeping there!
Min. 76 :(mnc) F_Inzaghi runs forward
          ...  Renald reads the situation well and wins the ball
Min. 78 :(mnc) D_Gallagher kills the ball dead
          ...  He sees a team mate leave his marker!
          ...  He plays the ball across to him!
          ...  C_Fuchs gets on the end of the pass
          ...  N_Schulz wins the ball!
          ...  But he caught the player also!
          ...  The ref gives nothing!
Min. 79 :(lpl) G_Diangana replaces Perez to play as a FW
Min. 79 :(lpl) X_Shaqiri 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 M_Martinelli
          ...  Mikio_Fujioka pulls on his shirt
          ...  He wins the ball
          ...  The defender got away with the foul there!
Min. 80 :(lpl) Liverpool restructured their strategy to A
Min. 81 :(lpl) X_Shaqiri with a neat pass into M_Martinelli
          ...  E_Shikari muscles him off the ball
          ...  Looked like a good tackle but the referee has awarded them a free kick
          ...  A_Barken calls him for a talk
          ...  It's just a warning
Min. 83 :(lpl) G_Diangana beats D_Gallagher
          ...  He showed great skill there
          ...  J_Cruz goes in studs first
          ...  A_Barken warned him
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  Right on the edge of the box!
          ...  G_Diangana bends it round the wall
          ...  Hugo_Lloris watches it sail wide!
Min. 83 :(lpl) N_Schulz has found himself in space
          ...  He looks up for his team mates
          ...  He swings the ball in
          ...  T_Blackett gets on the end of the pass
          ...  He is in space!
          ...  T_Blackett hits a crisp volley!
          ...  Hugo_Lloris collects it comfortably
          ...  The shot never troubled him
Min. 84 :(mnc) Bohte_Daisuke with the flick on
          ...  He plays the ball across to Mikio_Fujioka
          ...  Mikio_Fujioka with a little chip!
          ...  He couldn't have struck it more sweetly!!
          ...  But it sails past the post !!
          ...  Fabianski never had a chance!
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 4 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 88 :(lpl) G_Diangana sidesteps his marker
          ...  His quick feet took him past the defender
          ...  G_Diangana flings a shot at goal !
          ...  Terrific shot
          ...  It takes a bounce of the defender
          ...  The deflection takes it just wide
          ...  That's unlucky!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  M_Martinelli chips the ball into the area!
          ...  Hugo_Lloris comes out and claims it!
Min. 90 :(lpl) H_Matt with a pinpoint pass to M_Martinelli
          ...  M_Scholl pulls the player to the ground!!
          ...  That's a poor tackle!
          ...  He's lucky it wasn't more
          ...  It's just a warning
Min. 90 :(lpl) The ball rolls free!
          ...  G_Diangana takes control of it on the half way line
          ...  He sprints past the defenders!!
          ...  M_Scholl robs him of the ball
Min. 92 :(mnc) F_Inzaghi runs at H_Matt
          ...  He takes it past him
          ...  F_Inzaghi pounds a rocket on goal !
          ...  But he miskicks and puts it well off target
          ...  The Liverpool fans taunt him about that effort
Min. 93 :(lpl) M_James holds the ball up and waits for support
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He knocks a through ball to G_Diangana
          ...  Mikio_Fujioka reads the situation well and wins the ball
          ...  But it goes out
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  T_Kroos chips the ball in towards the far post!
          ...  The ball comes to X_Shaqiri
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  But he somehow misses
          ...  That was a woeful effort
Min. 93 :(mnc) Mikio_Fujioka beats P_Albert
          ...  It looked like he pushed his marker
          ...  "Play On!" Waves A_Barken
          ...  X_Shaqiri with a nasty foul
          ...  That was a deliberate act that deserves punishment
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  It's in a very dangerous position!
          ...  Leda_Cygnus passes to J_Cruz
          ...  J_Cruz with a thundering volley!
          ...  The fans get off there seats!
          ...  But it sails over !!

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


Match Details
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Venue                : City Of Manchester Stadium
Attendance           : 103,900
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Manchester City Match Info
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Best player          : M_Scholl (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : Thanatos (17,34), K_Uddin (67)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : Bohte_Daisuke (3)
Injured              : N/A
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Liverpool Match Info
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Best player          : N_Schulz
Scorers              : N/A
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : Reinaldo (63)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                         Manchester City  |    Liverpool
Attempts on Goal     :          13        |       10
Off target           :           6        |       5
On target            :           7        |       5
Possession           :          51        |       49
Corners              :           2        |       4
Red Cards            :           0        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           1        |       1
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :          11        |       10
Key Tackles          :          10        |       7
Key Passes           :          13        |       13
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Final Score          : Manchester City 3 - 0 Liverpool
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Player Statistics - Manchester City
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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Hugo_Lloris    GK  36   3   2   3  13 |  98   7   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  75   0   0   0
K_Uddin        DF   2  34  14   7  40 |  76   0   2   0   0   1   1   0   0   0  60  20  55
C_Fuchs        DF   2  31   8  10  32 |  98   0   2   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  40  20   0
D_Gallagher    DF   1  31   8   9  43 |  98   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  10   0
Bohte_Daisuke  DF   1  26   9   5  31 |  98   0   2   1   0   0   0   1   0   0  38   8  -2
M_Scholl       MF   2  11  32  11  22 |  98   0   1   3   2   1   0   0   0   0  20  70  10
R_VD_Vaart     MF   2  10  32   9  24 |  74   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Caoimhin_Og    MF   2   8  31   8  32 |  98   0   0   4   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  40  10
Leda_Cygnus    MF   1   8  27  18  22 |  98   0   1   2   1   0   0   0   0   0  20  40   0
F_Inzaghi      FW   1   9   6  30  43 |  98   0   0   0   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0  10
Thanatos       FW   3   9   5  27  22 |  76   0   0   0   0   3   2   0   0   0  20  20 100
Chalk          GK  26   4   3   1  21 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Mikio_Fujioka  DF   2  30   7  10  41 |  22   0   2   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
Aoyama_Hideki  DF   1  30   6   9  20 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
E_Shikari      DF   1   6  26   9  32 |  24   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
J_Cruz         FW   1   6   8  27  31 |  22   0   0   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

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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Fabianski      GK  31   3   1   5  21 |  98   5   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  -5   0   0   0
Reinaldo       DF   1  31  12   6  20 |  79   0   0   1   0   0   0   1   0   0  -2   8  -2
Renald         DF   2  29   8  10  31 |  98   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
P_Albert       DF   2  28   8   7  22 |  98   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 -20 -20
H_Matt         DF   2  26  13   7  34 |  98   0   1   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10 -20
X_Shaqiri      DM   1  19  28   8  29 |  98   0   0   2   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  20   0
J_Hernandez    MF   1   8  28  20  26 |  74   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
N_Schulz       MF   1   8  28  16  21 |  98   0   3   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  60  20   0
T_Kroos        AM   3   8  26  21  30 |  98   0   0   2   0   2   0   0   0   0   0  20  10
Perez          FW   3   9   8  29  30 |  83   0   1   1   0   2   0   0   0   0  20  10  20
M_Martinelli   FW   1  10  10  27  12 |  98   0   0   1   0   2   0   0   0   0   0  10  10
S_Assenjo      GK  29   3   3   4  34 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
T_Blackett     DF   2  25  11   8  21 |  19   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  10
C_Coventry     DM   1  17  25   7  13 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
M_James        MF   2  11  26  15  21 |  24   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
G_Diangana     FW   2   6  10  25  43 |  15   0   0   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
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