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Elite FA Cup, Group Game 1

Manchester City - Newcastle

Elite FA Cup Qualifier 1st Leg Match, Manchester City vs. Newcastle (Wed May 01)


                      Manchester City  |  Newcastle
                            4-1-3-2 P  |  4-1-3-1-1 C
                        Tony McCleary  |  Tony Glendinning
                                       |
                         N_Winneke GK  |  GK T_Conner
                       D_Gallagher DF  |  DF D_A_Cole
                           C_Fuchs DF  |  DF A_Hanson
                          Z_Camara DF  |  DF B_Benson
                       Tommy_Smith DF  |  DF P_Thompson
                          S_Winzor DM  |  DM K_Fasan
                         S_Pittman MF  |  MF J_M_Jurado
                       Caoimhin_Og MF  |  MF F_Moussa
                          I_Falque MF  |  MF W_Zaha
                       Ivica_Strok FW  |  AM E_Huws
                           M_Skiba FW  |  FW R_Bentley
                                       |
                          J_A_Hart SUB |  SUB W_Hunt
                      La_Huntellio SUB |  SUB L_Inagzij
                          Jumbalia SUB |  SUB M_Salah
                         P_Maldini SUB |  SUB A_Oldridge
                            JobLot SUB |  SUB A_Carroll

Referee: S_Farina (Italy)


Min. 2  :(mnc) M_Skiba lobs it over D_A_Cole
          ...  E_Huws fouls badly
          ...  S_Farina will want to speak to him
          ...  He had to endure a strong lecture from S_Farina
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  This is a good chance!
          ...  Tommy_Smith with the thundering drive
          ...  But T_Conner reaches the ball. Good save
Min. 7  :(nwt) R_Bentley skips the challenge from M_Skiba
          ...  But S_Winzor wins the ball with a sliding challenge
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  E_Huws chips the ball into the area!
          ...  W_Zaha with the header
          ...  The net bulges!
          ...  OH!! He has hit the side netting
          ...  Goal kick given
Min. 10 :(mnc) Caoimhin_Og 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!
          ...  Ivica_Strok receives the pass and heads towards the goal
          ...  P_Thompson wins control of the ball with his hand!!
          ...  Play On!!
Min. 10 :(nwt) R_Bentley rushes through the defence
          ...  But he loses control of it
          ...  S_Pittman hits it out for a throw
Min. 11 :(nwt) F_Moussa takes advantage of a defensive mistake
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  Ivica_Strok muscles him off the ball
          ...  Looked like a good tackle but the referee has awarded them a free kick
          ...  S_Farina wants a word
          ...  It's just a warning
Min. 15 :(mnc) C_Fuchs back heels to find M_Skiba in space
          ...  F_Moussa with an over the top challenge
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll be off if he does that again
Min. 17 :(nwt) R_Bentley finds himself in acres of space
          ...  R_Bentley with the chance !
          ...  N_Winneke makes the save
          ...  He hits the ball up field!
Min. 19 :(nwt) A_Hanson runs with pace at the defence
          ...  A_Hanson tries to catch the keeper out!
          ...  The fans get off there seats!
          ...  N_Winneke plucks the ball out of the air
          ...  Good goalkeeping there!
Min. 22 :(mnc) Caoimhin_Og reads the run of Ivica_Strok
          ...  D_A_Cole wins control of the ball with his hand!!
          ...  Play On!!
Min. 25 :(mnc) M_Skiba beats B_Benson
          ...  He showed great skill there
          ...  M_Skiba with the spectacular bicycle kick!
          ...  But T_Conner pulls out a save of the game
Min. 26 :(nwt) J_M_Jurado holds the ball up
          ...  He sees W_Zaha in space!
          ...  W_Zaha with the spectacular bicycle kick!
          ...  But N_Winneke palms it away
          ...  He could have caught that!
Min. 28 :(nwt) F_Moussa miskicks!
          ...  He finds J_M_Jurado though
          ...  That was fortunate
          ...  S_Pittman with a bad challenge
          ...  That looked malicious
Min. 28 :(mnc) Z_Camara knocks the ball past A_Hanson
          ...  T_Conner with an awful challenge
          ...  The ref gives a PENALTY !!
          ...  Ivica_Strok will take it
          ...  He's converted it!!
          ...  GOAL!!
          ...  Manchester City go in front now with that goal!
          ...  Manchester City 1-0 Newcastle...
Min. 29 :(mnc) Manchester City switch to playing C
Min. 32 :(nwt) F_Moussa cuts through the defence
          ...  Tommy_Smith takes the players legs from beneath him!!
          ...  That's a poor tackle!
          ...  RED CARD!!
          ...  He's off!!
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  Right on the edge of the box!
          ...  E_Huws hits it hard
          ...  But N_Winneke parries the ball
          ...  It's picked up by the defender, much to the relief of the crowd
Min. 33 :(mnc) S_Winzor with a one-touch layoff to Z_Camara
          ...  J_M_Jurado with an ugly foul
          ...  S_Farina will want to speak to him
          ...  S_Farina calls him over!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!
Min. 34 :(mnc) Caoimhin_Og runs down the flank
          ...  He plays the ball in to S_Winzor
          ...  A cracking drive from S_Winzor !
          ...  But T_Conner punches it away
          ...  That's gone out for a goal kick
          ...  It was clear to everyone that T_Conner got a touch
Min. 36 :(mnc) Ivica_Strok gets the ball on the wing
          ...  He cuts inside K_Fasan!
          ...  He has some space now!
          ...  A_Hanson takes the player out!!
          ...  The ref turns away!!
Min. 36 :(nwt) P_Thompson nutmegs C_Fuchs
          ...  C_Fuchs recovers to win the ball back
Min. 40 :(mnc) M_Skiba gets possession in his own half
          ...  D_A_Cole cuts it out easily
          ...  He clears the ball up field
Min. 43 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there is 1 minute of time to be added on
Min. 45 :(mnc) M_Skiba flicks it past P_Thompson
          ...  He runs forward
          ...  F_Moussa with the high feet
          ...  S_Farina calls him for a talk
Min. 46 :(nwt) W_Zaha slows the ball down and waits for support
          ...  He spots his team mate making a run now
          ...  He plays it across to his team mate and runs forward now!
          ...  His team mate plays the through ball for him!
          ...  W_Zaha has a go!
          ...  But N_Winneke punches it away
          ...  That's gone out for a throw in

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Manchester City 1-0 Newcastle

Min. 56 :(mnc) S_Pittman has found himself in space
          ...  He looks up for his team mates
          ...  He swings the ball in
          ...  S_Winzor gets on the end of the pass
          ...  He is in space!
          ...  B_Benson with the block
Min. 56 :(nwt) J_M_Jurado changes direction inside
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to R_Bentley
          ...  R_Bentley aims for the top right corner !
          ...  But he somehow misses
          ...  That was a woeful effort
Min. 60 :(mnc) Caoimhin_Og races into the box
          ...  He sees Ivica_Strok lose his man
          ...  He cuts the ball back to him
          ...  Ivica_Strok leaps into the air to perform a scissors kick!!!
          ...  But T_Conner gets down well to tip the ball wide
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Caoimhin_Og hits it into the box!
          ...  P_Thompson gets up well
          ...  And he clears the danger
Min. 60 :(nwt) W_Zaha controls it well
          ...  He nutmegs S_Pittman
          ...  He puts in P_Thompson!
          ...  P_Thompson with the shot !
          ...  N_Winneke with the save
          ...  He holds onto it as well!
Min. 62 :(nwt) E_Huws with the diagonal pass R_Bentley
          ...  D_Gallagher with the tackle
          ...  He came to the rescue there!
Min. 64 :(mnc) Caoimhin_Og unselfishly lays the ball back to Ivica_Strok
          ...  Ivica_Strok hits a crisp volley!
          ...  It flies wide!
          ...  He should have hit the target at least!!
Min. 65 :(nwt) a big roar from the crowd as A_Oldridge comes on for F_Moussa to play MF
Min. 69 :(mnc) M_Skiba breaks clear of the defence!
          ...  He is clean through on T_Conner!
          ...  A_Oldridge brings him down!
          ...  He could be off here!
          ...  The referee reaches to his pocket!
          ...  He jots down his name!
          ...  RED CARD!!
          ...  I think he deserved that!
Min. 70 :(mnc) P_Maldini replaces an unhappy I_Falque and will play as a MF
Min. 70 :(nwt) L_Inagzij is going to be brought on
          ...  B_Benson is leaving the pitch
          ...  He hasn't had the best of games today
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DF
Min. 75 :(mnc) La_Huntellio replaces Z_Camara to play as a DF
Min. 75 :(nwt) A_Hanson spits at P_Maldini
          ...  S_Farina calls him over!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!
          ...  He is lucky not to have seen red!
Min. 80 :(nwt) A_Carroll is being prepared to come on
          ...  R_Bentley is leaving the pitch
          ...  He applauds the crowd
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play FW
Min. 82 :(mnc) JobLot is being brought on
          ...  Ivica_Strok is leaving the pitch
          ...  He looks disappointed that he won't be continuing
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play FW
Min. 83 :(mnc) P_Maldini takes possession
          ...  He has his back towards goal
          ...  He turns well
          ...  Well executed sliding challenge from L_Inagzij
          ...  It goes out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  D_Gallagher chips the ball in towards the back post!
          ...  T_Conner jumps well to claim it!
Min. 83 :(nwt) A_Carroll jumps over C_Fuchs's challenge
          ...  Oh, beautiful nutmeg
          ...  He's clean through
          ...  N_Winneke leaves his foot in with the challenge!!
          ...  That's a bad foul!!
          ...  Shown a YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on
          ...  The ref gives a PENALTY !!
          ...  A_Carroll takes it
          ...  He sends N_Winneke the wrong way
          ...  Clinical Penalty
          ...  GOAL!!
          ...  And Newcastle have squared it up late on!!
          ...  Manchester City 1-1 Newcastle...
Min. 84 :(mnc) Manchester City restructured their strategy to P
Min. 87 :(mnc) La_Huntellio has found himself in space
          ...  He looks up for his team mates
          ...  He swings the ball in
          ...  M_Skiba gets on the end of the pass
          ...  He is in space!
          ...  But A_Hanson wins the ball
Min. 88 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there is 1 minute of time to be added on

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


Match Details
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Venue                : City Of Manchester Stadium
Attendance           : 106,973
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Manchester City Match Info
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Best player          : Ivica_Strok (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : Ivica_Strok (28 pen)
Sent Off             : Tommy_Smith (32)
Booked               : N_Winneke (83)
Injured              : N/A
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Newcastle Match Info
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Best player          : A_Carroll
Scorers              : A_Carroll (83 pen)
Sent Off             : A_Oldridge (69)
Booked               : F_Moussa (15), J_M_Jurado (33), A_Hanson (75)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                         Manchester City  |   Newcastle
Attempts on Goal     :           6        |       9
Off target           :           1        |       2
On target            :           5        |       7
Possession           :          41        |       59
Corners              :           2        |       1
Red Cards            :           1        |       1
Yellow Cards         :           1        |       3
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :          13        |       9
Key Tackles          :           4        |       7
Key Passes           :           9        |       4
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Final Score          : Manchester City 1 - 1 Newcastle
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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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N_Winneke      GK  32   2   2   3  20 |  92   6   0   0   0   0   0   1   0  18   0   0   0
D_Gallagher    DF   1  28   8   9  43 |  92   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
C_Fuchs        DF   2  28   8   9  32 |  92   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  10   0
Z_Camara       DF   2  28   4   4  36 |  76   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Tommy_Smith    DF   1  27   6   8  20 |  32   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   1   0 -10 -10   0
S_Winzor       DM   3  20  25  11  22 |  92   0   1   1   0   1   0   0   0   0  20  10  10
S_Pittman      MF   3   9  29  11  40 |  92   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  10   0
Caoimhin_Og    MF   2   8  29   8  32 |  92   0   0   5   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  50   0
I_Falque       MF   3  15  28  10  19 |  71   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Ivica_Strok    FW   3   9   8  28  32 |  83   0   0   0   0   2   1   0   0   0   0   0  46
M_Skiba        FW   1   8   8  25  32 |  92   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  10
J_A_Hart       GK  21   3   3   3  20 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
La_Huntellio   DF   2  26   7   9  20 |  16   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
Jumbalia       DF   2  25   8  10  33 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
P_Maldini      MF   3   6  24   8  42 |  21   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
JobLot         FW   3   5  11  26  30 |   9   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

Player Statistics - Newcastle
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_Conner       GK  33   3   3   2  32 |  92   5   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  15   0   0   0
D_A_Cole       DF   1  28   9  11  29 |  92   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
A_Hanson       DF   2  28   9  10  22 |  92   0   2   0   0   1   0   1   0   0  38  -2   8
B_Benson       DF   1  28   8   7  12 |  71   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
P_Thompson     DF   2  27  12   6  30 |  92   0   2   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  40   0  10
K_Fasan        DM   3  25  10   6  13 |  92   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
J_M_Jurado     MF   2   7  27  17  18 |  92   0   0   2   0   0   0   1   0   0  -2  18  -2
F_Moussa       MF   1   5  26  18  23 |  66   0   0   0   0   0   0   1   0   0  -2  -2  -2
W_Zaha         MF   2   7  25  18  12 |  92   0   0   1   0   3   0   0   0   0   0  10  21
E_Huws         AM   2   7  25  18  38 |  92   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10  10
R_Bentley      FW   3   8   8  26  21 |  81   0   0   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  11
W_Hunt         GK  29   3   3   1  31 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
L_Inagzij      DF   1  27  11   6  11 |  21   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
M_Salah        DF   2  27   7   8  22 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
A_Oldridge     MF   1   8  24  18  17 |   4   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   1   0 -10 -10 -10
A_Carroll      FW   2   8   7  28  38 |  11   0   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  35
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