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Elite FA Cup, Group C Game 3

Santos FC 3 - 2 Rangers FC

Elite FA Cup Groups Match 3, Santos FC vs. Rangers FC (Thu Nov 30)


                            Santos FC  |  Rangers FC
                            4-3-1-2 E  |  5-4-1 C
                           Glyn Rigby  |  Gazza Grant
                                       |
                        A_Marshall GK  |  GK Belushi
                           D_Moore DF  |  DF D_McGrain
                           Josimar DF  |  DF K_Ramsteijn
                             Oscar DF  |  DF S_Bassong
                        C_Kabasele DF  |  DF C_Fuchs
                       Koki_Mizuno MF  |  DF J_Tavernier
                         S_Marsden MF  |  MF L_Thomas
                          Casemiro MF  |  MF K_Richard
                          J_Tessem AM  |  MF B_Hemoth
                              Pele FW  |  MF J_Shaddix
                         Neymar_Jr FW  |  FW R_Acquafresca
                                       |
                               Leo SUB |  SUB H_Schumacher
                            R_Huth SUB |  SUB R_Giovinco
                             E_Sno SUB |  SUB G_Grant
                          Socrates SUB |  SUB A_Gunnarsson
                               Bar SUB |  SUB J_Garner

Referee: A_Dali (Iran)


Min. 2  :(sfc) J_Tessem flicks it over C_Fuchs and runs onto it
          ...  He showed great skill and pace there
          ...  J_Tessem goes for goal !
          ...  But he miskicks and puts it well off target
          ...  The Rangers FC fans taunt him about that effort
Min. 4  :(rfc) L_Thomas hoists the ball across to J_Tavernier
          ...  Oscar reads the play well
Min. 6  :(sfc) D_Moore pushes it past the defender
          ...  D_Moore with a thundering drive!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  He kicks the sponsor hoarding in delight!
          ...  That puts Santos FC ahead!
          ...  Now can they hang onto it!
          ...  Santos FC 1-0 Rangers FC ...
Min. 8  :(rfc) J_Shaddix brings it under control
          ...  He takes on D_Moore
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He puts in K_Richard!
          ...  K_Richard goes for goal !
          ...  A_Marshall won't get to that!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Pick that one out!!
          ...  It's all square now!
          ...  Santos FC 1-1 Rangers FC ...
Min. 12 :(sfc) S_Marsden finds his way through
          ...  He sets up the shot
          ...  But J_Shaddix barges him off the ball
Min. 14 :(sfc) Oscar steps over the ball
          ...  He nutmegs S_Bassong
          ...  That a lovely piece of trickery
          ...  B_Hemoth fouls badly
          ...  There's no place in the game for that kind of challenge
          ...  A_Dali tries to calm him down
Min. 15 :(rfc) J_Shaddix beats his marker
          ...  His quick feet took him past the defender
          ...  Josimar with the tackle
          ...  He left his foot in there!
          ...  He gets a YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 17 :(sfc) Neymar_Jr gets the ball on the wing
          ...  He slides the ball past K_Richard!
          ...  He has some space now!
          ...  Neymar_Jr drives the ball low !
          ...  Belushi manages to turn it behind
Min. 18 :(sfc) D_Moore runs at the defender
          ...  The ball rebounds off C_Fuchs back to him!
          ...  That was fortunate, but he continues to go forward!
          ...  D_Moore with the attempt at goal!
          ...  But Belushi comes out and dives at his feet
          ...  That's goalkeeping at its finest
Min. 18 :(rfc) L_Thomas sidesteps his marker
          ...  His quick feet took him past the defender
          ...  But Oscar slides in
Min. 22 :(rfc) K_Richard hits the ball through the heart of the defence
          ...  R_Acquafresca latches onto it!
          ...  Oscar with the foul
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!, he is in the book for that one
Min. 22 :(rfc) J_Shaddix hits in a shot!
          ...  It hits the defender
          ...  R_Acquafresca collects the loose ball!
          ...  C_Kabasele forces him off the ball
Min. 24 :(rfc) B_Hemoth pulls it back to C_Fuchs
          ...  Oscar takes the ball and the player!!
          ...  But the ref waves play on!!
Min. 26 :(sfc) C_Kabasele plays the early ball across the box to find J_Tessem in space
          ...  J_Tessem cracks a laser towards goal !
          ...  Belushi parries it, he follows it up
          ...  And Belushi recovers to save!!
Min. 27 :(sfc) Oscar feeds the ball through the middle
          ...  Pele runs onto it
          ...  He uses a clever change of direction to go past the defender
          ...  Pele could have let it bounce!
          ...  Belushi gets a hand to it!!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  He just couldn't keep it out!
          ...  Santos FC have snatched the lead!
          ...  Santos FC 2-1 Rangers FC ...
Min. 28 :(rfc) J_Shaddix plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  R_Acquafresca decides to go for goal instead!
          ...  C_Kabasele reads the situation well and wins the ball
Min. 29 :(sfc) S_Marsden hoists the ball across to Oscar
          ...  Oscar controls the ball well!
          ...  He hits the shot towards goal!
          ...  It hits off a defender!
          ...  But goes clear to safety!
Min. 30 :(rfc) J_Shaddix lobs it over C_Kabasele
          ...  C_Kabasele rushes in with a crazy challenge!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
          ...  He could be off here!
          ...  A_Dali reaches to his pocket!
          ...  He jots down his name!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  I think he deserved that!
Min. 32 :(sfc) Koki_Mizuno chips the ball over the defence and finds Neymar_Jr
          ...  Neymar_Jr hits a crisp volley!
          ...  Belushi gets a hand to it!!
          ...  But he picks up the rebound
          ...  Fantastic reflex save by Belushi !!
Min. 33 :(sfc) J_Tessem has the ball on the wing
          ...  He takes it past R_Acquafresca
          ...  He knocks it to D_Moore!
          ...  But C_Fuchs wins the ball with a sliding challenge
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  J_Tessem floats the ball in!
          ...  Belushi easily claims the ball!
Min. 33 :(rfc) K_Richard takes on the defender
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to C_Fuchs
          ...  S_Marsden with an awful challenge
          ...  I don't think he meant anything other than trying to get the ball
          ...  The boy is unlucky to get a yellow
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  They are lining up to take this one!
          ...  R_Acquafresca with the delicate chip over the wall
          ...  A_Marshall parries it, he follows it up
          ...  And A_Marshall recovers to save!!
Min. 37 :(sfc) Koki_Mizuno brings the ball under control
          ...  He sees a team mate leave his marker!
          ...  He plays the ball across to him!
          ...  Neymar_Jr gets on the end of the pass
          ...  Neymar_Jr hits a crisp volley!
          ...  Belushi gets a hand to it!!
          ...  But can't hold onto it!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Santos FC 3-1 Rangers FC ...
Min. 38 :(sfc) Casemiro has the ball
          ...  He knocks the ball past J_Tavernier
          ...  He puts in J_Tessem!
          ...  K_Richard knocks him to the floor
          ...  The fans are calling for a penalty!
          ...  But A_Dali just turns away!
Min. 40 :(sfc) C_Kabasele rushes through the defence
          ...  C_Kabasele with the spectacular bicycle kick!
          ...  But he somehow misses
          ...  The Rangers FC fans laugh at him
Min. 43 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there are 4 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 44 :(sfc) The ball rolls free!
          ...  Oscar takes control of it on the half way line
          ...  He sprints past the defenders!!
          ...  J_Shaddix goes in with the block tackle
          ...  He comes out of it with the ball
          ...  Great tackle!
Min. 45 :(sfc) Casemiro finds Neymar_Jr on the edge of the box
          ...  D_McGrain with the tackle
          ...  He did well to stop that attack!
Min. 46 :(rfc) K_Richard fires over a low cross to K_Ramsteijn
          ...  A cracking drive from K_Ramsteijn !
          ...  A_Marshall falls over
          ...  But the ball sails wide anyway!
Min. 47 :(sfc) Casemiro knocks it past the defender and runs onto it
          ...  He leaves the defender standing
          ...  Casemiro attempts to nutmeg Belushi!
          ...  Belushi gets a hand to it!!
          ...  But he picks up the rebound
          ...  Fantastic reflex save by Belushi !!
Min. 47 :(rfc) C_Fuchs runs at the defence
          ...  C_Fuchs hits the shot with the outside of the left foot!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  A quality strike
          ...  Santos FC 3-2 Rangers FC ...
Min. 49 :(sfc) J_Tessem kills the ball dead
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run!
          ...  He swings the ball in
          ...  Oscar gets on the end of the pass
          ...  He is in space!
          ...  Oscar goes for goal !
          ...  But it whistles just past the post

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Santos FC 3-2 Rangers FC

Min. 47 :(rfc) L_Thomas looks around for some movement
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to R_Acquafresca
          ...  C_Kabasele with an ugly foul
          ...  A_Dali tries to calm him down
Min. 47 :(rfc) D_McGrain crosses to J_Shaddix
          ...  From long range J_Shaddix bends the ball towards goal!
          ...  It hits the inside of the post
          ...  It falls right into A_Marshall's arms
          ...  Unlucky
Min. 48 :(sfc) S_Marsden turns on a sixpence
          ...  S_Marsden hits the shot with the inside of the left foot!
          ...  Belushi gets a hand to it!!
          ...  But he picks up the rebound
          ...  Fantastic reflex save by Belushi !!
Min. 50 :(rfc) A_Gunnarsson is coming on for L_Thomas and playing MF
Min. 51 :(sfc) C_Kabasele sidesteps C_Fuchs
          ...  He showed great skill there
          ...  C_Kabasele goes for the top corner !
          ...  Belushi fists it away
          ...  That was a good save!
Min. 52 :(rfc) A_Gunnarsson looks for options
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He knocks a through ball to D_McGrain
          ...  Josimar with the tackle
          ...  He came to the rescue there!
Min. 54 :(sfc) J_Tessem with a throw in
          ...  He throws the ball across to Pele
          ...  Pele with a powerful header !
          ...  Belushi with the acrobatic save
          ...  He must have spotted the TV cameras!
Min. 55 :(sfc) R_Huth is being prepared to come on
          ...  Josimar is leaving the pitch
          ...  He looks disappointed that he won't be continuing
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DF
Min. 57 :(sfc) J_Tessem with the dribble
          ...  D_McGrain is easily beaten
          ...  K_Richard with the tackle
          ...  He did well to stop that attack!
Min. 59 :(rfc) B_Hemoth moves out over to the edge of the pitch
          ...  He plays the ball through to A_Gunnarsson
          ...  Oscar with a superb challenge
          ...  The referee has given the free kick the other way!
Min. 60 :(sfc) E_Sno is going to be brought on
          ...  Koki_Mizuno is leaving the pitch
          ...  He hasn't had the best of games today
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play MF
Min. 60 :(sfc) J_Tessem moves into a MF role on the manager's orders
Min. 60 :(sfc) D_Moore gets to the by line
          ...  He looks up and lobs in a cross
          ...  Pele is unmarked
          ...  Pele hits the ball first time!
          ...  But Belushi gets down well to tip the ball wide
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Swung in by D_Moore
          ...  Belushi easily claims the ball!
Min. 62 :(rfc) R_Acquafresca takes advantage of a mistake by R_Huth
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  R_Acquafresca fires off a left-footed shot !
          ...  A_Marshall saves it
          ...  He got his body behind the ball there
Min. 65 :(sfc) Bar takes off his tracksuit, he'll replace Pele
          ...  He'll play as a FW
          ...  The manager will be hoping the substitution pays off
Min. 69 :(sfc) D_Moore with the first time flick to E_Sno
          ...  E_Sno from 20 yards !
          ...  Terrific shot
          ...  It takes a bounce of the defender
          ...  The deflection takes it just wide
          ...  That's unlucky!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  R_Huth hits it into the box!
          ...  Belushi catches it!
Min. 70 :(rfc) R_Giovinco is being brought on
          ...  S_Bassong is leaving the pitch
          ...  Looks like the substitute will play DF
Min. 71 :(sfc) Neymar_Jr runs at the defender
          ...  The ball rebounds off K_Ramsteijn back to him!
          ...  That was fortunate, but he continues to go forward!
          ...  Neymar_Jr with a blistering shot !
          ...  Belushi takes the ball off him
          ...  He was showing off there!
Min. 74 :(sfc) J_Tessem turns past the defender
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to Neymar_Jr
          ...  Neymar_Jr with the cheeky shot!
          ...  But he somehow misses
          ...  That was a woeful effort
Min. 74 :(rfc) J_Shaddix lays the ball back to K_Ramsteijn
          ...  A thundering drive by K_Ramsteijn !
          ...  But it goes just over
Min. 75 :(sfc) Santos FC switch to playing C
Min. 75 :(rfc) J_Garner takes off his tracksuit, he'll replace R_Acquafresca
          ...  He'll play as a FW
          ...  The manager will be hoping the substitution pays off
Min. 75 :(rfc) Rangers FC altered their play to a L strategy
Min. 75 :(sfc) E_Sno plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  Neymar_Jr keeps possession instead!
          ...  He runs towards the goal now!
          ...  Neymar_Jr with the goal bound shot!
          ...  But it's hit the defender and went out for a corner
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  E_Sno drives it into the box!
          ...  C_Fuchs gets up well
          ...  And he clears the danger
Min. 75 :(sfc) Casemiro breaks clear of the defence!
          ...  He is clean through on Belushi!
          ...  J_Shaddix brings him down!
          ...  He's in trouble here!!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!
          ...  He deserved that! And was lucky it wasn't more!
Min. 79 :(sfc) E_Sno looks to play the ball out wide
          ...  He plays the ball across to Neymar_Jr
          ...  But C_Fuchs wins the tackle
Min. 79 :(rfc) J_Garner with the kinky dribble
          ...  J_Garner hits it
          ...  This one could go anywhere !
          ...  A_Marshall with the diving save
          ...  He must have spotted the TV cameras!
Min. 79 :(sfc) S_Marsden is taking a throw in
          ...  He sees a team mate in space
          ...  He throws it long to Neymar_Jr
          ...  K_Richard with a nasty foul
          ...  A_Dali will want to speak to him
          ...  Shown a YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on
Min. 83 :(sfc) C_Kabasele plays a clever one-two with his team mate
          ...  He heads towards the goal
          ...  He slides it past the defender!
          ...  C_Fuchs with a deliberate foul
          ...  That was a deliberate act that deserves punishment
          ...  He had to endure a strong lecture from A_Dali
Min. 84 :(rfc) J_Tavernier takes advantage of a mistake by D_Moore
          ...  E_Sno with the dive
          ...  There's no room in the game for that!
          ...  Shown a YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  That could have been a penalty!
          ...  K_Richard with the delicate chip over the wall
          ...  A_Marshall makes a great save
          ...  But he can't hold onto it!
          ...  It goes wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  A_Gunnarsson chips the ball into the area!
          ...  It is kicked away by D_Moore
Min. 86 :(sfc) C_Kabasele brings it under control
          ...  He takes on J_Tavernier
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He puts in Neymar_Jr!
          ...  D_McGrain wins the ball with a superb sliding challenge
Min. 86 :(rfc) J_Shaddix is first to the loose ball
          ...  He plays the ball across to R_Giovinco
          ...  Casemiro is called for the holding foul
          ...  Looked like a fair jump
          ...  The referee got it wrong
Min. 87 :(rfc) B_Hemoth has the ball on the wing
          ...  He takes it past R_Huth
          ...  He knocks it to R_Giovinco!
          ...  The cross hits R_Giovinco on the butt and rebounds towards goal !
          ...  But A_Marshall makes a superb stop down low.
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th referee signals that there are 4 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 90 :(sfc) D_Moore runs at K_Ramsteijn
          ...  He takes it past him
          ...  K_Ramsteijn with a bad challenge
          ...  The fans are chanting "OFF!!! OFF!!!
          ...  He gets a YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Academic Stadium
Attendance           : 150,000
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Santos FC Match Info
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Best player          : Neymar_Jr
Scorers              : D_Moore (6), Pele (27), Neymar_Jr (37)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : Josimar (15), Oscar (22), C_Kabasele (30), S_Marsden (33), E_Sno (84)
Injured              : N/A
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Rangers FC Match Info
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Best player          : K_Richard (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : K_Richard (8), C_Fuchs (47)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : J_Shaddix (75), K_Richard (79), K_Ramsteijn (90)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                            Santos FC     |   Rangers FC
Attempts on Goal     :          20        |       10
Off target           :           7        |       3
On target            :          13        |       7
Possession           :          47        |       53
Corners              :           4        |       1
Red Cards            :           0        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           5        |       3
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :          10        |       14
Key Tackles          :           6        |       8
Key Passes           :          17        |       13
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Final Score          : Santos FC 3 - 2 Rangers FC
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Player Statistics - Santos 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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A_Marshall     GK  39   4   6   5  11 |  98   5   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   5   0   0   0
D_Moore        DF   3  31  13  10  16 |  98   0   1   2   0   2   1   0   0   0  20  20  35
Josimar        DF   2  29  13   7  23 |  59   0   1   0   0   0   0   1   0   0  18  -2  -2
Oscar          DF   2  28   7   9  31 |  98   0   3   1   1   2   0   1   0   0  58  23   0
C_Kabasele     DF   3  27   8   6  30 |  98   0   2   2   0   2   0   1   0   0  38  18   4
Koki_Mizuno    MF   1   7  32   7  28 |  64   0   0   2   1   0   0   0   0   0  20  55  20
S_Marsden      MF   1   8  29   8  46 |  98   0   0   2   0   1   0   1   0   0  -2  18   3
Casemiro       MF   3   7  27   5  11 |  98   0   0   2   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  20   5
J_Tessem       MF   1   7  28  17  27 |  98   0   0   4   0   2   0   0   0   0   0  40   6
Pele           FW   1   8   9  35  26 |  69   0   0   0   0   3   1   0   0   0   0   0  40
Neymar_Jr      FW   1   8   7  28  20 |  98   0   0   0   0   6   1   0   0   0   0   0  47
Leo            GK  27   2   2   2  23 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
R_Huth         DF   2  29  10   8  43 |  39   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
E_Sno          MF   1  11  32  10  30 |  34   0   0   2   0   1   0   1   0   0  18  38  19
Socrates       MF   1   6  28   8  12 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Bar            FW   1   7  10  29  22 |  29   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

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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Belushi        GK  39   8   8   5  11 |  98  13   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  15   0   0   0
D_McGrain      DF   1  29  13   7  24 |  98   0   2   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  40  10   0
K_Ramsteijn    DF   1  29  11  10  42 |  98   0   0   0   0   2   0   1   0   0  -2  -2   0
S_Bassong      DF   2  29  11   6  30 |  74   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
C_Fuchs        DF   2  27   8   9  32 |  98   0   3   0   0   1   1   0   0   0  60   0  30
J_Tavernier    DF   3  26  11   7  33 |  98   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
L_Thomas       MF   1   7  31   7  18 |  54   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0
K_Richard      MF   1  10  29   9  26 |  98   0   2   3   0   2   1   1   0   0  18   8  13
B_Hemoth       MF   2   5  29   6  22 |  98   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0
J_Shaddix      MF   3  11  27  17  31 |  98   0   2   4   1   1   0   1   0   0  38  53  -1
R_Acquafresca  FW   1   7   9  30  36 |  79   0   0   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  10
H_Schumacher   GK  32   4   7   7  11 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
R_Giovinco     DF   2  29  13  10  35 |  24   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   5
G_Grant        DF   3  29   6   8  13 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
A_Gunnarsson   MF   2   8  30  18  34 |  44   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
J_Garner       FW   3   7   8  28  11 |  19   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   5
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