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Elite League Cup Match 3

Rangers FC - Tottenham

Elite League Cup Group Match, Rangers FC vs. Tottenham (Wed Jun 05)


                           Rangers FC  |  Tottenham
                              4-4-2 P  |  5-1-1-3 P
                          Gazza Grant  |  Levi Stephen
                                       |
                        D_Marshall GK  |  GK R_Ceni
                          M_Tudgay DF  |  DF A_Wisdom
                         D_McGrain DF  |  DF W_Morgan
                             Doria DF  |  DF A_R_Essien
                           K_Rekik DF  |  DF S_Howey
                      A_Gunnarsson MF  |  DF Doriva
                          M_Scholl MF  |  DM P_Henrique
                           S_Byrne MF  |  MF J_P_Veron
                       H_Fernandez MF  |  FW S_Artenie
                             Messi FW  |  FW Valdano
                       H_Rodellega FW  |  FW R_Sharp
                                       |
                       Z_Stonewall SUB |  SUB K_Shand
                           G_Grant SUB |  SUB A_Hinkel
                          B_Hemoth SUB |  SUB C_McGregor
                            R_Jack SUB |  SUB D_McHale
                     R_Acquafresca SUB |  SUB Moreto

Referee: S_Farina (Italy)


Min. 2  :(tth) S_Howey with the dribble
          ...  He skips through the tackle from D_McGrain
          ...  D_McGrain moves quickly to get the tackle in this time
Min. 9  :(tth) S_Artenie with a throw in
          ...  He throws the ball across to R_Sharp
          ...  But Doria reads the situation well and wins the ball
Min. 10 :(tth) J_P_Veron unselfishly heads the ball back to Valdano
          ...  D_McGrain takes the players legs from beneath him!!
          ...  That's a poor tackle!
          ...  He gets a YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 11 :(rfc) S_Byrne unselfishly heads the ball back to Messi
          ...  Messi hits the shot with the outside of the left foot!
          ...  But it goes wide
Min. 13 :(rfc) H_Rodellega nutmegs the defender, he continues to run forward
          ...  H_Rodellega tries one from the edge of the box !
          ...  It takes a deflection!
          ...  But hits the side netting!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  H_Fernandez plays it towards the near post!
          ...  A_Wisdom reads it
          ...  He clears the danger
Min. 14 :(tth) S_Artenie runs with the ball to the corner flag
          ...  He plays the ball across to R_Sharp
          ...  K_Rekik bundles the player over!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
          ...  The ref looks across to his assistant!
          ...  Play on!
Min. 16 :(rfc) H_Fernandez unselfishly lays the ball back to Messi
          ...  Messi fires off a right-footed shot !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Hammered home!
          ...  Rangers FC have snatched the lead!
          ...  Rangers FC 1-0 Tottenham ...
Min. 16 :(tth) S_Artenie could get a shot on goal here
          ...  Doria with an ugly foul
          ...  I don't think he meant anything other than trying to get the ball
Min. 19 :(tth) J_P_Veron holds the ball up and waits for support
          ...  He knocks the ball across to Valdano
          ...  But Doria wins the ball with a sliding challenge
Min. 20 :(tth) A_Wisdom with the first time pass to S_Artenie
          ...  K_Rekik forces him off the ball
Min. 21 :(tth) J_P_Veron takes possession of the ball
          ...  He plays the ball across to R_Sharp
          ...  R_Sharp is clean through, he is one on one with D_Marshall
          ...  He dinks it over D_Marshall
          ...  D_Marshall reacts well to save !!
Min. 24 :(tth) J_P_Veron jumps over D_McGrain's challenge
          ...  Oh, beautiful nutmeg
          ...  He's clean through
          ...  J_P_Veron with the punt towards goal!
          ...  Saved by D_Marshall
Min. 25 :(tth) J_P_Veron sidesteps his marker
          ...  That was too easy
          ...  J_P_Veron has time and space on the edge of the box!
          ...  He shoots towards goal!
          ...  D_Marshall gets his fingertips to it
Min. 26 :(tth) S_Howey backtracks with the ball
          ...  He hits the ball up field
          ...  S_Artenie latches onto the end of it
          ...  Doria with a deliberate foul
          ...  S_Farina will want to speak to him
          ...  It's a yellow, and rightly so
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 27 :(rfc) Messi could get a shot on goal here
          ...  Messi with the shot on net !
          ...  It hits the post
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  What a great effort!
          ...  Rangers FC 2-0 Tottenham ...
Min. 27 :(tth) R_Sharp has space to run with the ball
          ...  R_Sharp hits the ball first time!
          ...  The ball moves through the air!
          ...  D_Marshall moves quickly!
          ...  Can he get to this?
          ...  D_Marshall catches it with style!
Min. 32 :(rfc) H_Rodellega skips the challenge from W_Morgan
          ...  H_Rodellega attempts a low drive!
          ...  R_Ceni with a fantastic point blank save
          ...  He shows why he is the number 1
Min. 33 :(rfc) M_Scholl has it now
          ...  He takes on A_Wisdom
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He puts in Messi!
          ...  Messi with the shot !
          ...  But R_Ceni punches it away
          ...  That's gone out for a corner kick
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Doria chips the ball into the area!
          ...  R_Ceni catches it!
Min. 36 :(rfc) A_Gunnarsson jumps over P_Henrique's challenge
          ...  Oh, beautiful nutmeg
          ...  He's clean through
          ...  A_R_Essien slides in to knock the ball out for a corner
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  A_Gunnarsson swings it in!
          ...  Messi gets to it!
          ...  But R_Ceni punches it away
          ...  He was lucky to get to that one
Min. 36 :(tth) Doriva is taking a throw in
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He throws it to R_Sharp
          ...  D_McGrain reads it well
          ...  This boy is a quality defender
          ...  The crowd sing his praises
Min. 37 :(tth) Doriva looks around for some movement
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to S_Artenie
          ...  K_Rekik slides in to knock the ball out for a throw-in
Min. 39 :(rfc) The defender slips and falls over!
          ...  Messi is through!
          ...  But he steps on the ball and falls over!
          ...  A_R_Essien hits it out for a throw
Min. 41 :(tth) S_Howey beats Doria
          ...  Doria reacts to stop the move going any further
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th referee signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 43 :(rfc) H_Rodellega gets to the by line
          ...  He looks up and lobs in a cross
          ...  M_Tudgay is unmarked
          ...  M_Tudgay has a dig at goal!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  He jumps up and punches the air
          ...  Rangers FC 3-0 Tottenham ...
Min. 44 :(tth) A_Hinkel is going to be brought on
          ...  A_Wisdom is leaving the pitch
          ...  He hasn't had the best of games today
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DF
Min. 44 :(tth) Valdano sidesteps his marker
          ...  His quick feet took him past the defender
          ...  Doria plays the back pass
          ...  D_Marshall can't get to it!!
          ...  It goes just wide!!
          ...  Look at the relief on his face!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  J_P_Veron floats the ball in!
          ...  D_McGrain gets up well
          ...  And he clears the danger
Min. 45 :(tth) Moreto is going to be brought on
          ...  R_Sharp is leaving the pitch
          ...  He applauds the crowd
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DM
Min. 45 :(rfc) A_Gunnarsson boots it towards Messi
          ...  Messi hits the shot with the outside of the left foot!
          ...  R_Ceni won't get to that!
          ...  It clips the post!
          ...  And goes wide!
Min. 46 :(rfc) D_McGrain flicks it over A_R_Essien's head
          ...  He showed some great skill there!
          ...  S_Howey slides in hard!
          ...  And knocks the ball out for a throw!
Min. 47 :(rfc) A_Gunnarsson miskicks!
          ...  He finds Messi though
          ...  That was fortunate
          ...  Messi keeps his head down as he hits the shot!
          ...  It hammers off the bar onto the line
          ...  S_Farina talks to his assistant
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  The Rangers FC fans celebrate the goal
          ...  Thats his hat trick!
          ...  He runs towards Gazza Grant!
          ...  Rangers FC 4-0 Tottenham ...

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Rangers FC 4-0 Tottenham

Min. 46 :(rfc) R_Jack takes off his tracksuit
          ...  he'll replace Messi as MF
Min. 50 :(rfc) B_Hemoth is going to be brought on
          ...  M_Scholl is leaving the pitch
          ...  He applauds the crowd
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play MF
Min. 50 :(tth) C_McGregor replaces Valdano to play as a DM
Min. 57 :(rfc) H_Rodellega pauses and waits for support
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  Superbly timed tackle by Moreto
          ...  He made it look easy
          ...  But he can't keep it in
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  B_Hemoth curls it into the box!
          ...  A_Hinkel reads it
          ...  He clears the danger
Min. 57 :(tth) S_Howey holds the ball up and waits for support
          ...  He knocks the ball across to S_Artenie
          ...  S_Artenie hits the ball on the bounce !
          ...  But he got that all wrong
Min. 60 :(rfc) Rangers FC will now play C
Min. 60 :(rfc) M_Tudgay takes advantage of a mistake by W_Morgan
          ...  That mistake could prove costly
          ...  M_Tudgay fires off a right-footed shot !
          ...  The ball moves through the air!
          ...  R_Ceni moves quickly!
          ...  Can he get to this?
          ...  It's beaten him!
          ...  But it thumps the post!!
          ...  And goes out!
Min. 61 :(tth) C_McGregor is out on the right
          ...  He moves the ball left to W_Morgan
          ...  H_Fernandez with a nasty foul
          ...  He gets a YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 61 :(tth) S_Artenie runs at the defence
          ...  S_Artenie leaps into the air to perform a scissors kick!!!
          ...  D_Marshall with a fantastic point blank save
          ...  He showed great Reflexes there
Min. 65 :(rfc) Doria plays a first time ball through the defence to D_McGrain
          ...  A_R_Essien takes the players legs from beneath him!!
          ...  That's a poor tackle!
          ...  Shown a YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on
Min. 69 :(rfc) H_Rodellega curls the ball out wide to A_Gunnarsson
          ...  A_Gunnarsson with a thundering drive!
          ...  R_Ceni gets his fingertips to it
Min. 71 :(rfc) A_Gunnarsson off the woodwork.
          ...  H_Rodellega picks up the deflection
          ...  S_Howey slides in hard!
          ...  And knocks the ball out for a throw!
Min. 73 :(rfc) H_Rodellega with a real burst of pace
          ...  He leaves the defender behind
          ...  S_Howey gets the foot in to win the ball
          ...  It rolls out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  A_Gunnarsson drives it into the box!
          ...  It is kicked away by W_Morgan
Min. 73 :(tth) P_Henrique with a throw in
          ...  He throws the ball across to J_P_Veron
          ...  From long range J_P_Veron bends the ball towards goal!
          ...  D_Marshall just watches float over the bar!
Min. 76 :(tth) Moreto crosses into the box, finding Doriva
          ...  Doriva could have let it bounce!
          ...  It's going over!
          ...  It dips dramatically!!
          ...  But lands on the roof of the net !!
          ...  D_Marshall looks relieved there!
Min. 77 :(tth) P_Henrique takes advantage of a defensive mistake
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  P_Henrique hits a crisp volley!
          ...  He has failed to hit the target!
          ...  He looks horrified by that miss!
          ...  He should have buried that!
Min. 78 :(rfc) S_Byrne sprints down the wing
          ...  He knocks it past the defender into space!
          ...  He puts in a square ball!
          ...  A_Gunnarsson runs onto it
          ...  He uses a clever change of direction to go past the defender
          ...  Blocked by S_Howey
Min. 80 :(rfc) G_Grant replaces M_Tudgay and will play DF
Min. 81 :(tth) Moreto plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  S_Artenie keeps possession instead!
          ...  He runs towards the goal now!
          ...  A powerful header from S_Artenie !
          ...  It looks good
          ...  But D_Marshall reaches the ball. Good save
Min. 87 :(tth) C_McGregor has the ball on the wing
          ...  He knocks the ball past D_McGrain!
          ...  He has some space now!
          ...  C_McGregor with the 40 yard drive !
          ...  D_Marshall watches it sail wide!
Min. 88 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there are 3 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 90 :(rfc) S_Byrne leaps into the air
          ...  He wins the header
          ...  He heads it across to H_Rodellega
          ...  H_Rodellega curls it towards the top corner !
          ...  R_Ceni gathers it easily
Min. 92 :(tth) S_Artenie knocks the ball past K_Rekik
          ...  Excellent sliding challenge from R_Jack
Min. 93 :(rfc) B_Hemoth pushes it past A_Hinkel
          ...  B_Hemoth curls it towards the top corner !
          ...  But it's hit the defender and went out for a corner
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  H_Fernandez crosses it in!
          ...  It goes straight into the arms of R_Ceni

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Ibrox Stadium
Attendance           : 150,000
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Rangers FC Match Info
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Best player          : Messi (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : Messi (16,27,47), M_Tudgay (43)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : D_McGrain (10), Doria (26), H_Fernandez (61)
Injured              : N/A
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Tottenham Match Info
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Best player          : J_P_Veron
Scorers              : N/A
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : A_R_Essien (65)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                           Rangers FC     |    Tottenham
Attempts on Goal     :          14        |       11
Off target           :           5        |       5
On target            :           9        |       6
Possession           :          58        |       42
Corners              :           6        |       1
Red Cards            :           0        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           3        |       1
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :           8        |       8
Key Tackles          :          10        |       7
Key Passes           :          11        |       14
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Final Score          : Rangers FC 4 - 0 Tottenham
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Player Statistics - Rangers FC
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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D_Marshall     GK  39   7   5   7  14 |  95   6   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  70   0   0   0
M_Tudgay       DF   2  35   6   8  32 |  82   0   0   0   0   2   1   0   0   0   0   0  36
D_McGrain      DF   1  31  13   8  24 |  95   0   3   0   0   0   0   1   0   0  58  -2  -2
Doria          DF   3  28   7   5  32 |  95   0   4   1   0   0   0   1   0   0  78   8  -2
K_Rekik        DF   1  28   7   2  12 |  95   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 100   0   0
A_Gunnarsson   MF   2   8  31  18  34 |  95   0   0   3   1   1   0   0   0   0   0  50  10
M_Scholl       MF   2  10  30  10  22 |  52   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
S_Byrne        MF   1   7  28   7  21 |  95   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  50  20
H_Fernandez    MF   1   7  27   7  32 |  95   0   0   1   1   0   0   1   0   0  18  48  18
Messi          FW   1  10   8  33  18 |  48   0   0   0   0   7   3   0   0   0   0   0 127
H_Rodellega    FW   2   6   8  27  13 |  95   0   0   2   1   3   0   0   0   0   0  40  21
Z_Stonewall    GK  29   2   2   2  22 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
G_Grant        DF   3  31   7   9  13 |  13   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
B_Hemoth       MF   2   5  31   6  22 |  43   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
R_Jack         MF   3   7  30  11  22 |  47   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
R_Acquafresca  FW   1   7   9  33  36 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

Player Statistics - Tottenham
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_Ceni         GK  35   2   2   7  30 |  95   7   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  -5   0   0   0
A_Wisdom       DF   2  29  23   8  34 |  44   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  10   0
W_Morgan       DF   3  25  11   7  10 |  95   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 -20 -20
A_R_Essien     DF   1  24  21   1  23 |  95   0   2   0   0   0   0   1   0   0  38  -2  -2
S_Howey        DF   2  23  19   5  36 |  95   0   4   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  80  20   0
Doriva         DF   2  22  23  10  21 |  95   0   0   2   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  20   1
P_Henrique     DM   1  19  25   7  18 |  95   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0 -20 -10 -19
J_P_Veron      MF   1   9  25  15  11 |  95   0   0   3   0   3   0   0   0   0   0  30  21
S_Artenie      FW   3   5  10  27  32 |  95   0   0   2   0   3   0   0   0   0   0  20  21
Valdano        FW   2   8  12  25  42 |  52   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
R_Sharp        FW   3   6  11  25  22 |  45   0   0   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  20
K_Shand        GK  20   2   1   2  31 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
A_Hinkel       DF   1  25  11  10  44 |  51   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
C_McGregor     DM   3  14  25   8  23 |  43   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10   1
D_McHale       DF   2  17  24  12  28 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Moreto         DM   2  18  23   8  12 |  50   0   1   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  20   0
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