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Elite League Cup Match 3

Marseille 3 - 0 Lyon

Elite League Cup Groups Match 3, Marseille vs. Lyon (Wed Nov 28)


                            Marseille  |  Lyon
                              4-4-2 A  |  4-4-2 E
                             Lee Shaw  |  Care Taker
                                       |
                         R_Higuita GK  |  GK T_Snelders
                           S_Byram DF  |  DF T_Butcher
                           J_Pedro DF  |  DF P_Jones
                        F_Le_Boeuf DF  |  DF J_Diakiese
                          M_Amoros DF  |  DF A_Girrese
                       M_Dickinson MF  |  MF Platini
                           N_Kante MF  |  MF J_Cojon
                           P_Viera MF  |  MF P_Pogba
                          C_Ridout MF  |  MF A_Karnak
                          Z_Zidane FW  |  FW S_Iversen
                      A_Di_Stefano FW  |  FW Rodrigo
                                       |
                           S_Given SUB |  SUB R_Edgehill
                       L_Koscielny SUB |  SUB T_Alderweirel
                        Y_Sankhare SUB |  SUB S_Malbranque
                         I_Perisic SUB |  SUB M_Ball
                         A_Carroll SUB |  SUB J_A_Vardy

Referee: J_Eriksson (Sweden)


Min. 1  :(msl) A_Di_Stefano drives it across the face of the goal Z_Zidane
          ...  Z_Zidane controls the ball well!
          ...  He hits the shot towards goal!
          ...  But T_Snelders palms it behind
          ...  J_Eriksson has given a goal kick
          ...  Unbelievable !
Min. 3  :(lyn) A_Karnak had to stretch to reach the pass
          ...  A great volley from A_Karnak !
          ...  He couldn't have hit that shot much better!!
          ...  R_Higuita tips it wide !!
          ...  Great goalkeeping there!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  P_Jones lofts the ball in!
          ...  R_Higuita fists it away!
Min. 5  :(lyn) J_Cojon has found himself in space
          ...  He looks up for his team mates
          ...  He swings the ball in
          ...  P_Pogba gets on the end of the pass
          ...  He is in space!
          ...  C_Ridout with a reckless challenge
          ...  The fans are chanting "OFF!!! OFF!!!
          ...  RED CARD!!
          ...  J_Eriksson sends him off the pitch !!
          ...  He deserved to walk for that!!
Min. 6  :(lyn) J_Cojon gets to the by line
          ...  He looks up and lobs in a cross
          ...  P_Jones is unmarked
          ...  P_Jones hits it
          ...  This one could go anywhere !
          ...  It grazes the post!
          ...  And hits the side netting
          ...  Goal Kick!
Min. 8  :(msl) N_Kante makes the tackle
          ...  N_Kante controls the ball well!
          ...  He hits the shot towards goal!
          ...  T_Snelders parries it
Min. 8  :(lyn) A_Karnak is first to the loose ball
          ...  M_Amoros with the lunge!!
          ...  And the whistle goes, that's a foul
          ...  He's lucky to be let off for that one
          ...  Lee Shaw looks relieved
          ...  Care Taker is far from happy with that decision
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  This is a good chance!
          ...  S_Iversen drives it in
          ...  But R_Higuita reaches the ball. Good save
Min. 9  :(msl) P_Viera heads the ball back to Z_Zidane
          ...  A_Girrese takes the ball
          ...  OOOHHHH!!
          ...  He almost loses it straight away
          ...  But he hits it clear!
Min. 9  :(lyn) P_Pogba beats his man
          ...  P_Pogba attempts to nutmeg R_Higuita!
          ...  But it puts it well wide
Min. 11 :(msl) N_Kante finds his way through
          ...  That was sheer effort
          ...  N_Kante leaps into the air to perform a scissors kick!!!
          ...  T_Snelders makes a comfortable save
          ...  He makes it look so easy
Min. 16 :(lyn) J_Cojon lobs the ball over the defence
          ...  S_Iversen latches on to it
          ...  S_Iversen with an overhead kick !
          ...  He gets a connection
          ...  But he somehow misses
          ...  The Marseille fans laugh at him
Min. 19 :(msl) A_Di_Stefano sidesteps A_Girrese
          ...  That was too easy
          ...  J_Diakiese with the tackle
Min. 22 :(lyn) A_Karnak steps over the ball
          ...  He nutmegs F_Le_Boeuf
          ...  That a lovely piece of trickery
          ...  M_Amoros with a deliberate foul
          ...  J_Eriksson will want to speak to him
          ...  He's in trouble!!
          ...  He could be sent off for that!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!
          ...  He was lucky to get away with that!
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  They are lining up to take this one!
          ...  Platini swings it in
          ...  J_Cojon takes control of it!
          ...  P_Viera with the tackle
          ...  He came to the rescue there!
Min. 25 :(msl) S_Byram with a penetrating pass to A_Di_Stefano
          ...  A_Di_Stefano belts the ball towards goal!
          ...  It swerves a lot in the air
          ...  Looks like it should be T_Snelders's
          ...  Oh he's let it go through his legs
          ...  But drifts inches wide !!
          ...  T_Snelders looks embarrassed!
          ...  He was relieved to see it go wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  P_Viera hits it into the box!
          ...  M_Amoros loses his marker
          ...  He gets his head onto it!
          ...  T_Snelders makes a difficult save
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  P_Viera plays it into the danger area!
          ...  M_Amoros makes a firm connection with his head
          ...  T_Snelders goes down well to save
Min. 25 :(lyn) J_Cojon bursts into the box and cuts the ball back to Rodrigo
          ...  Rodrigo gets up high for the header !
          ...  Over the bar
Min. 25 :(msl) P_Viera with the cross-field pass to Z_Zidane
          ...  P_Pogba is late with that one
          ...  There's no place in the game for that kind of challenge
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  Just outside the box!
          ...  Z_Zidane hits it over the wall
          ...  He has failed to hit the target!
          ...  He looks horrified by that miss!
          ...  He should have buried that!
Min. 27 :(lyn) Platini with the flick on
          ...  He plays the ball across to P_Pogba
          ...  F_Le_Boeuf anticipates the pass and cuts it out
Min. 28 :(msl) P_Viera retreats under pressure
          ...  He hoofs the ball up field
          ...  A_Di_Stefano gets on the end of it
          ...  But T_Butcher wins the ball
Min. 28 :(lyn) J_Diakiese runs forward
          ...  A left-footer by J_Diakiese !
          ...  R_Higuita makes himself big
          ...  Superb Stop !
          ...  Well that one would have delighted him
Min. 30 :(msl) M_Dickinson with an incisive pass to Z_Zidane
          ...  Z_Zidane beats the defender to the ball
          ...  He beats a second defender
          ...  He just has T_Snelders to beat!
          ...  He lobs it over T_Snelders
          ...  GOAL!!
          ...  That puts Marseille ahead!
          ...  Now can they hang onto it!
          ...  Marseille 1-0 Lyon ...
Min. 30 :(lyn) Platini with a 50-yard pass to Rodrigo
          ...  M_Amoros with a nasty foul
          ...  The fans are chanting "OFF!!! OFF!!! or f$k OFF!! cant make it out
Min. 33 :(lyn) Platini is closed down
          ...  He plays a quick pass under pressure
          ...  S_Iversen latches onto the ball
          ...  S_Iversen aims the cheeky shot at goal!
          ...  R_Higuita makes a comfortable save
          ...  He wasn't troubled there
Min. 35 :(lyn) Lyon switch to playing A
Min. 36 :(msl) N_Kante squares it to A_Di_Stefano
          ...  J_Cojon with an ugly foul
          ...  J_Eriksson will want to speak to him
          ...  That will be a booking
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 38 :(lyn) Platini finds P_Pogba in acres of space
          ...  But M_Amoros barges him off the ball
Min. 39 :(msl) P_Viera controls the ball with a deft piece of skill
          ...  He plays the ball out to the left!
          ...  A_Di_Stefano gets onto the end of the pass!
          ...  A_Di_Stefano with only one thing on his mind!
          ...  He hits the ball towards goal!
          ...  But T_Snelders tips it over
          ...  J_Eriksson has given a goal kick
          ...  He's not having the best of days !
Min. 41 :(msl) Z_Zidane runs at J_Diakiese
          ...  He takes it past him
          ...  Z_Zidane has time and space!
          ...  He tries the lob!
          ...  T_Snelders with the save
          ...  He holds onto it as well!
Min. 42 :(lyn) A_Karnak is taking a throw in
          ...  He sees a team mate in space
          ...  He throws it long to S_Iversen
          ...  S_Iversen uses the inside of his foot to curl a shot!
          ...  But he puts it wide
          ...  That was a terrible attempt!
Min. 43 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there is 1 minute of time to be added on

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

Min. 47 :(msl) M_Dickinson fires over a low cross to Z_Zidane
          ...  A skilful effort from Z_Zidane !
          ...  T_Snelders falls over
          ...  But the ball sails wide anyway!
Min. 49 :(msl) J_Pedro with a measured pass to A_Di_Stefano
          ...  A_Di_Stefano carves a shot towards goal !
          ...  But T_Snelders with the difficult save
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  J_Pedro chips the ball in towards the back post!
          ...  T_Snelders jumps well to claim it!
Min. 50 :(msl) N_Kante beats A_Girrese
          ...  His quick feet took him past the defender
          ...  A powerful header from N_Kante !
          ...  It looks good
          ...  But T_Snelders palms it behind
          ...  J_Eriksson has given a goal kick
          ...  He's not having the best of days !
Min. 51 :(lyn) J_Cojon takes on the defender
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to Rodrigo
          ...  S_Byram gathers up the loose ball
Min. 53 :(lyn) J_Cojon barges S_Byram off the ball
          ...  J_Cojon hits the shot with the outside of the left foot!
          ...  He hits the side netting
          ...  There was some parts of the ground that thought that went in!
Min. 55 :(lyn) T_Alderweirel will replace the useless P_Jones and will play DF
Min. 57 :(lyn) S_Iversen pulls it back to A_Karnak
          ...  S_Byram robs him of the ball
Min. 58 :(lyn) P_Pogba with a short pass to find Rodrigo
          ...  A delicate header from Rodrigo !
          ...  But he puts it well wide
          ...  That was a mishit effort!
Min. 59 :(msl) F_Le_Boeuf flicks the ball through
          ...  A_Di_Stefano runs onto it!
          ...  A_Di_Stefano with the crafty shot!
          ...  T_Snelders takes the ball off him
          ...  He was showing off there!
Min. 60 :(lyn) S_Malbranque is coming on for P_Pogba and will play MF
Min. 60 :(msl) M_Dickinson lobs the ball over the defence
          ...  N_Kante latches on to it
          ...  N_Kante with the overhead !
          ...  T_Snelders manages to turn it behind
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  P_Viera hits it towards the far post!
          ...  T_Alderweirel gets up well
          ...  And he heads it away
Min. 60 :(lyn) Rodrigo sidesteps M_Amoros
          ...  He's been running his marker ragged all game
          ...  Rodrigo tries to catch the keeper out!
          ...  It hits the bar and goes over
          ...  Well, sometimes they go in, sometimes they don't
Min. 61 :(msl) A_Di_Stefano knocks it past J_Diakiese and runs onto it
          ...  He leaves the defender standing
          ...  A cracking drive from A_Di_Stefano !
          ...  T_Snelders won't get to that!
          ...  It clips the post!
          ...  And goes wide!
Min. 62 :(msl) M_Dickinson crosses into the box, finding F_Le_Boeuf
          ...  F_Le_Boeuf tries to lob the keeper !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Superb strike!
          ...  His team mates join him in a celebration
          ...  They dance around his shirt in delight!!
          ...  Marseille 2-0 Lyon ...
Min. 63 :(msl) Marseille made the switch to a D strategy
Min. 65 :(lyn) There's going to be a change
          ...  J_A_Vardy will come on for Rodrigo and play FW
Min. 65 :(msl) Z_Zidane skips the challenge from T_Alderweirel
          ...  T_Butcher with a nasty foul
          ...  It's a yellow, and rightly so
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 69 :(msl) Z_Zidane barges T_Alderweirel off the ball
          ...  Z_Zidane goes for goal !
          ...  T_Snelders blocks the shot with his legs
          ...  And he gathers it!
Min. 70 :(lyn) J_Cojon makes the tackle
          ...  J_Cojon with the chance !
          ...  But R_Higuita just gets his fingers to that one
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Platini plays it into the danger area!
          ...  R_Higuita fists it away!
Min. 72 :(lyn) J_A_Vardy knocks it past P_Viera and runs onto it
          ...  He leaves the defender standing
          ...  P_Viera plays the back pass
          ...  R_Higuita can't get to it!!
          ...  It goes just wide!!
          ...  What a lucky escape!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  S_Iversen drives it into the box!
          ...  R_Higuita comes out and claims it!
Min. 73 :(msl) P_Viera runs at goal
          ...  He spots the run of Z_Zidane
          ...  He's played him in
          ...  But T_Butcher with the fine tackle
Min. 74 :(msl) P_Viera sidesteps his marker
          ...  That was too easy
          ...  But J_Diakiese wins the ball
Min. 75 :(msl) L_Koscielny will replace J_Pedro and play DF
Min. 77 :(msl) N_Kante with a probing through ball A_Di_Stefano
          ...  A_Di_Stefano with a bomb of a shot !
          ...  T_Snelders saves, but he fumbles
          ...  It goes wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  N_Kante plays it towards the near post!
          ...  A_Girrese wins the ball
          ...  And he clears the danger
Min. 78 :(msl) Y_Sankhare takes off his tracksuit
          ...  he'll replace M_Dickinson as MF
Min. 78 :(msl) L_Koscielny takes advantage of a defensive mistake
          ...  That mistake could prove costly
          ...  T_Butcher goes in studs first
          ...  His 2nd yellow this game ! Sent off !
          ...  An early bath or him then!
Min. 80 :(msl) Z_Zidane leaves his marker standing
          ...  Z_Zidane with a little chip!
          ...  T_Snelders watches it sail wide!
Min. 82 :(msl) Up goes the substitution board - A_Carroll on for Z_Zidane as a FW
Min. 82 :(lyn) Platini cuts inside Y_Sankhare
          ...  He worked that well
          ...  Platini sights up the goal
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  It fly's into Row Z!
Min. 84 :(msl) A_Di_Stefano takes advantage of a defensive mistake
          ...  J_Cojon with the two footed tackle!!
          ...  J_Eriksson halts play
          ...  That's a terrible challenge
          ...  The referee comes over
          ...  He's already on a yellow
          ...  Straight RED CARD!
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  It is in a good position!
          ...  A_Di_Stefano hits it over the wall
          ...  It hits the post
          ...  And goes clear
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th referee signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 88 :(lyn) S_Malbranque with a probing through ball S_Iversen
          ...  But he stands on the ball and falls over!!
          ...  A_Di_Stefano picks up the loose ball and clears the danger
Min. 89 :(msl) Y_Sankhare is forced back with the ball
          ...  He belts the ball up field
          ...  N_Kante latches onto the end of it
          ...  N_Kante with an overhead kick !
          ...  He gets a connection
          ...  The ball moves through the air!
          ...  T_Snelders moves quickly!
          ...  Can he get to this?
          ...  It's beaten him!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  T_Snelders looks dejected!
          ...  Marseille 3-0 Lyon ...
Min. 90 :(lyn) Platini hits in a wicked shot!
          ...  It hits the defender
          ...  A_Girrese latches onto it!
          ...  Fine tackle by L_Koscielny
          ...  He prevents the corner as well

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Orange Veladrome
Attendance           : 145,096
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Marseille Match Info
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Best player          : N_Kante (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : Z_Zidane (30), F_Le_Boeuf (62), N_Kante (89)
Sent Off             : C_Ridout (5)
Booked               : M_Amoros (22)
Injured              : N/A
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Lyon Match Info
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Best player          : Platini
Scorers              : N/A
Sent Off             : T_Butcher (78), J_Cojon (84)
Booked               : N/A
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                             Marseille    |      Lyon
Attempts on Goal     :          22        |       14
Off target           :           6        |       9
On target            :          16        |       5
Possession           :          56        |       44
Corners              :           5        |       3
Red Cards            :           1        |       2
Yellow Cards         :           1        |       0
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :          12        |       8
Key Tackles          :           8        |       5
Key Passes           :          15        |       13
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Final Score          : Marseille 3 - 0 Lyon
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Player Statistics - Marseille
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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R_Higuita      GK  39   2   2   2  34 |  93   8   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  80   0   0   0
S_Byram        DF   3  31   9   6  32 |  93   0   2   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  40  10   0
J_Pedro        DF   2  31   8   8  33 |  76   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
F_Le_Boeuf     DF   2  30  10   7  22 |  93   0   1   1   0   1   1   0   0   0  60  10  35
M_Amoros       DF   2  28   9   7  42 |  93   0   1   0   0   2   0   1   0   0  18  -2  18
M_Dickinson    MF   2  16  30   7  28 |  79   0   0   4   2   0   0   0   0   0  20 100  20
N_Kante        MF   3   7  30   7  13 |  93   0   0   2   0   5   1   0   0   0   0  20  75
P_Viera        MF   3  10  29   8  41 |  93   0   2   4   0   0   0   0   0   0  40  40   0
C_Ridout       MF   3   8  28   4  32 |   5   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   1   0 -10 -10 -10
Z_Zidane       FW   2   8   8  31  34 |  83   0   0   0   0   7   1   0   0   0   0   0  68
A_Di_Stefano   FW   2   9  11  30  31 |  93   0   1   1   0   7   0   0   0   0  40  30  63
S_Given        GK  31   2   1   1  31 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
L_Koscielny    DF   2  31  11   7  36 |  17   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
Y_Sankhare     MF   3   9  32  12  36 |  14   0   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  30   0
I_Perisic      MF   1   9  32   6  11 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
A_Carroll      FW   2   8   7  28  38 |  10   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

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  37   2   3   4  16 |  93  14   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0   0
T_Butcher      DF   2  27   8   7  23 |  79   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   1   0  30 -10 -10
P_Jones        DF   2  26  12   6  28 |  56   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
J_Diakiese     DF   3  26   8   6  18 |  93   0   2   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  20 -20 -10
A_Girrese      DF   1  26   8   8  32 |  93   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
Platini        MF   3   4  28   6  32 |  93   0   0   4   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  40   1
J_Cojon        MF   2   7  26  15  22 |  85   0   0   5   0   2   0   0   1   0 -10  40   1
P_Pogba        MF   2   8  26  13  21 |  61   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10   1
A_Karnak       MF   3   4  25  14  31 |  93   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10  10
S_Iversen      FW   2   7   8  25  32 |  93   0   0   1   0   4   0   0   0   0   0  10  22
Rodrigo        FW   1   8   7  25  20 |  66   0   0   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   3
R_Edgehill     GK  27   2   5   2  12 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
T_Alderweirel  DF   1  26   8   9  31 |  37   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
S_Malbranque   MF   3   8  28  10  33 |  32   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
M_Ball         MF   2  12  26   4  23 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
J_A_Vardy      FW   2   7   5  27  20 |  27   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
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