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Elite FA Cup, Group B Game 2

Schalke 04 3 - 1 Newcastle

Elite FA Cup Qualifiers 2nd Leg, Schalke 04 vs. Newcastle (Wed May 02)


                           Schalke 04  |  Newcastle
                            4-1-3-2 P  |  4-5-1 C
                         Ian McNamara  |  Tony Glendinning
                                       |
                         N_Winneke GK  |  GK T_Conner
                     Papakoli_Diop DF  |  DF D_A_Cole
                         E_Herbert DF  |  DF L_Inagzij
                           L_Jones DF  |  DF M_Salah
                           T_Grant DF  |  DF B_Benson
                         W_Dustice DM  |  MF B_Yaga
                           Adriano MF  |  MF J_M_Jurado
                            Rocket MF  |  MF G_Karagounis
                     O_Lindenbergh MF  |  MF F_Moussa
                         C_Bellamy FW  |  MF J_Cruyff
                         B_Dugnutt FW  |  FW R_Bentley
                                       |
                           G_Banks SUB |  SUB W_Hunt
                          S_Garcia SUB |  SUB D_Rose
                           D_Solga SUB |  SUB V_Wanyama
                          N_Nalise SUB |  SUB Geminiho
                          O_Ighalo SUB |  SUB M_Truk

Referee: A_Barken (Norway)


Min. 1  :(nwt) L_Inagzij turns past the defender
          ...  He sees a team mate in space
          ...  He passes it to J_Cruyff
          ...  J_Cruyff with the strike !
          ...  But N_Winneke punches it away
          ...  He commands his area so well
Min. 3  :(nwt) G_Karagounis whips the ball across to R_Bentley
          ...  T_Grant plays it back
          ...  N_Winneke slips!!
          ...  It goes just wide
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  B_Yaga drives it into the box!
          ...  The ball comes to J_M_Jurado
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  The fans get off there seats!
          ...  But it sails over !!
Min. 4  :(nwt) B_Yaga plays the early ball across the box to find G_Karagounis in space
          ...  A cracking drive from G_Karagounis !
          ...  N_Winneke turns it behind for a corner
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  D_A_Cole chips the ball in towards the back post!
          ...  N_Winneke reads it well, and claims it!
Min. 5  :(nwt) L_Inagzij nutmegs Adriano, he continues to run forward
          ...  T_Grant slides in hard!
          ...  And knocks the ball out for a throw!
Min. 7  :(shk) Papakoli_Diop with an inch perfect pass to B_Dugnutt
          ...  B_Dugnutt tries to curl it into the bottom corner !
          ...  It floats over T_Conner
          ...  Its heading goal ward!
          ...  But floats just over
          ...  That was a great effort
Min. 10 :(nwt) G_Karagounis 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!
          ...  D_A_Cole receives the pass and heads towards the goal
          ...  L_Jones intercepts the pass
Min. 11 :(shk) Rocket with the nod to B_Dugnutt
          ...  F_Moussa with a bad challenge
          ...  A_Barken will want to speak to him
Min. 18 :(shk) The ball rolls free!
          ...  C_Bellamy takes control of it on the half way line
          ...  He sprints past the defenders!!
          ...  C_Bellamy sends it flying towards goal!
          ...  T_Conner heads it away
          ...  He was showing off there!
Min. 18 :(nwt) G_Karagounis takes on T_Grant
          ...  He runs past him
          ...  W_Dustice scythes the player down.
          ...  Like Joey Barton would!
          ...  A_Barken will just give him a speaking to
          ...  FREE KICK
          ...  Just inside there own half
          ...  J_M_Jurado shapes to shoot
          ...  He plays it to R_Bentley instead
          ...  The ball hits Papakoli_Diop in the face!
          ...  And goes clear!
Min. 19 :(nwt) J_Cruyff picks up a loose ball
          ...  A delicate chip from J_Cruyff !
          ...  But it goes wide
Min. 21 :(shk) O_Lindenbergh with a measured pass to Rocket
          ...  F_Moussa with a deliberate foul
          ...  A_Barken will want to speak to him
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He was lucky to escape with a caution!
Min. 22 :(nwt) J_Cruyff races into the box
          ...  He sees J_M_Jurado lose his man
          ...  He cuts the ball back to him
          ...  J_M_Jurado with a thundering shot!
          ...  But N_Winneke palms it behind
          ...  A_Barken has given a goal kick
          ...  Unbelievable !
Min. 22 :(shk) T_Grant backtracks with the ball
          ...  He hits the ball up field
          ...  C_Bellamy latches onto the end of it
          ...  G_Karagounis rushes in with a poor tackle!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
Min. 23 :(nwt) J_Cruyff with a 50-yard pass to R_Bentley
          ...  R_Bentley could have let it bounce!
          ...  It fly's into Row Z!
Min. 28 :(shk) The defender loses control of the ball!
          ...  C_Bellamy seizes control of it and thinks about the shot
          ...  But he steps on the ball and falls over!
          ...  B_Yaga hits it out for a throw
Min. 33 :(nwt) M_Salah miskicks!
          ...  He finds F_Moussa though
          ...  That was fortunate
          ...  F_Moussa gets his head to the ball !
          ...  N_Winneke saves it but to be fair he didn't have to move for that one
Min. 34 :(shk) B_Dugnutt with the mazy dribble
          ...  He takes it past B_Benson
          ...  B_Dugnutt with the attempt at goal!
          ...  But T_Conner tips it over
          ...  A_Barken has given a goal kick
          ...  He's not having the best of days !
Min. 35 :(shk) C_Bellamy times his run well
          ...  C_Bellamy tries to lob the keeper !
          ...  But T_Conner reaches the ball. Good save
          ...  There was a foul on T_Conner anyway
Min. 35 :(nwt) R_Bentley unselfishly lays the ball back to J_M_Jurado
          ...  J_M_Jurado attempts to drive it home!
          ...  But N_Winneke makes a superb stop down low.
Min. 36 :(shk) L_Jones with the flick on
          ...  He plays the ball across to Adriano
          ...  Adriano pounds a rocket on goal !
          ...  T_Conner with the save
          ...  He holds onto it as well!
Min. 36 :(nwt) J_Cruyff with a smart turn
          ...  J_Cruyff sends it flying towards goal!
          ...  But he miskicks and puts it well off target
          ...  The Schalke 04 fans taunt him about that effort
Min. 38 :(shk) Papakoli_Diop flicks the ball through
          ...  B_Dugnutt runs onto it!
          ...  B_Dugnutt rises above the defence to head the ball !
          ...  T_Conner saves, but he fumbles
          ...  But he gathers at the second attempt!
Min. 40 :(nwt) F_Moussa picks up the loose ball and runs forward with it
          ...  A left-footer by F_Moussa !
          ...  The fans get off there seats!
          ...  But it sails over !!
Min. 42 :(nwt) M_Salah hits in a wicked shot!
          ...  It hits the defender
          ...  J_Cruyff latches onto it!
          ...  J_Cruyff with the cheeky shot!
          ...  N_Winneke tips it round the post
          ...  Good save
          ...  Corner not given!!
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th referee signals that there are 4 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 44 :(shk) C_Bellamy has it on the edge of the box
          ...  C_Bellamy with a low drive through the rain!
          ...  T_Conner with the acrobatic save
          ...  He must have spotted the TV cameras!
Min. 44 :(nwt) B_Yaga holds the ball up and waits for support
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He knocks a through ball to R_Bentley
          ...  L_Jones fouls badly
          ...  A_Barken will want to speak to him
Min. 44 :(nwt) F_Moussa crosses into the box, finding J_Cruyff
          ...  J_Cruyff with a low drive through the rain!
          ...  But the ball goes harmlessly wide
Min. 47 :(shk) T_Grant finds his way through
          ...  He bent his run well
          ...  R_Bentley fouls badly
          ...  That was a deliberate act that deserves punishment
Min. 49 :(shk) Adriano runs at goal
          ...  He spots the run of C_Bellamy
          ...  He's played him in
          ...  M_Salah cuts out the pass
          ...  That was close!

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Schalke 04 0-0 Newcastle

Min. 46 :(nwt) F_Moussa takes on the defender
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to D_A_Cole
          ...  A delicate header from D_A_Cole !
          ...  N_Winneke parries it
          ...  The defender clears it
Min. 47 :(shk) Papakoli_Diop hits a hard pass to C_Bellamy
          ...  Good sliding challenge from L_Inagzij
          ...  It goes out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  O_Lindenbergh floats the ball in!
          ...  M_Salah wins the ball
          ...  He belts it away
Min. 47 :(shk) T_Grant with a pinpoint pass to C_Bellamy
          ...  B_Yaga takes the player down!!
          ...  That's a poor tackle!
          ...  He's in trouble here!!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  A_Barken signals that it is indirect
          ...  Rocket plays it short to W_Dustice
          ...  W_Dustice smashed the ball towards the bottom corner!
          ...  He miskicks the ball
          ...  He's managed to put that out of the stadium
Min. 51 :(nwt) B_Yaga takes advantage of a mistake by T_Grant
          ...  It's a lucky break
          ...  But L_Jones wins the ball with a sliding challenge
Min. 54 :(nwt) F_Moussa looks to play the ball out wide
          ...  He plays the ball across to R_Bentley
          ...  R_Bentley tries to place it in the corner !
          ...  But it goes just over
Min. 55 :(nwt) F_Moussa plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  G_Karagounis decides to keep possession instead!
          ...  He runs towards the goal now!
          ...  A scorcher of a shot from G_Karagounis !
          ...  It's gone over
          ...  Well he must have left his shooting boots at home for that one
Min. 56 :(nwt) J_Cruyff backtracks with the ball
          ...  He hoofs the ball up field
          ...  R_Bentley gets on the end of it
          ...  R_Bentley with a bicycle kick !
          ...  It's going over!
          ...  It dips dramatically!!
          ...  And N_Winneke reacts well to tip it over
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  F_Moussa curls it into the box!
          ...  J_Cruyff with the header
          ...  N_Winneke guesses right
Min. 57 :(nwt) F_Moussa with a superb first touch
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run!
          ...  He plays the ball across to him!
          ...  R_Bentley gets on the end of the pass
          ...  A great volley from R_Bentley !
          ...  It hammers off the bar onto the line
          ...  A_Barken talks to his assistant
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  That looked like the wrong decision
          ...  The Newcastle fans celebrate though!
          ...  Newcastle go in front now with that goal!
          ...  Schalke 04 0-1 Newcastle ...
Min. 58 :(shk) It looks as though Schalke 04 is now playing A
Min. 58 :(shk) T_Grant takes possession on the halfway line
          ...  He runs forward with the ball
          ...  He skips past the challenges
          ...  L_Inagzij reads it well
          ...  This boy is a quality defender
          ...  The crowd sing his praises
Min. 58 :(shk) E_Herbert is in some pain
          ...  He's receiving some treatment now
          ...  But he looks unable to continue
Min. 58 :(shk) S_Garcia takes off his tracksuit, he'll replace E_Herbert
          ...  He'll play as a DF
          ...  The manager will be hoping the substitution pays off
Min. 58 :(nwt) B_Yaga knocks the ball past the lunge of T_Grant
          ...  B_Yaga attempts a chip!
          ...  It's well wide!
          ...  9 times out of ten he would have scored that!
Min. 60 :(shk) B_Dugnutt with the cross-field pass to L_Jones
          ...  L_Jones carves a shot towards goal !
          ...  T_Conner with a fantastic point blank save
          ...  He showed great Reflexes there
Min. 61 :(shk) O_Lindenbergh finds Adriano in acres of space
          ...  Adriano with a powerful diving header!
          ...  But T_Conner makes a comfortable save
          ...  He gave the striker no chance
Min. 61 :(nwt) J_M_Jurado makes the tackle
          ...  He gets to his feet quickly
          ...  He's beat the defender to the ball
          ...  J_M_Jurado with the header !
          ...  N_Winneke is beaten!
          ...  It hits the bar!!
          ...  And goes clear
Min. 62 :(nwt) G_Karagounis finds the run of F_Moussa
          ...  Rocket body checks his opponent!!
          ...  That's a careless challenge!!
          ...  That will be a booking
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 62 :(nwt) B_Benson sidesteps his marker
          ...  He's been running his marker ragged all game
          ...  B_Benson curls the ball in on goal !
          ...  The fans behind the goal jump up!
          ...  But it's gone just wide !!
Min. 65 :(nwt) Geminiho comes on for B_Yaga and takes up a MF role
Min. 67 :(nwt) F_Moussa runs at the defence
          ...  F_Moussa rifles it at the goal !
          ...  N_Winneke with a superb tip around the post
          ...  When he's on his game he's one of the best in the league
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  G_Karagounis swings it in!
          ...  R_Bentley gets a shot in
          ...  It grazes the bar
          ...  And goes over
          ...  Oh so close there!
Min. 68 :(shk) Adriano with a simple pass to C_Bellamy
          ...  C_Bellamy lobs T_Conner!
          ...  It hits the sponsor hoarding
Min. 70 :(shk) D_Solga replaces an unhappy Rocket and will play as a MF
Min. 70 :(shk) It looks like the manager is going to make a few changes to his side.
          ...  O_Ighalo will come on for C_Bellamy and play FW
Min. 70 :(nwt) D_Rose comes on for B_Benson and takes up a DF role
Min. 74 :(nwt) Geminiho takes possession
          ...  He's got no outlet
          ...  He decides to go alone
          ...  Geminiho with the shot !
          ...  N_Winneke heads it away
          ...  He was showing off there!
Min. 75 :(nwt) J_M_Jurado slows the ball down and waits for support
          ...  No one seems to be coming forward
          ...  He heads towards the goal alone!
          ...  J_M_Jurado with the side footed shot!
          ...  But he somehow misses
          ...  That was a woeful effort
Min. 77 :(shk) Adriano with the heel pass to O_Lindenbergh
          ...  O_Lindenbergh with the goal bound shot!
          ...  T_Conner is just going to watch it go over!
          ...  It dips dramatically!!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  T_Conner holds his head in his hands!
          ...  Amazing comeback!!
          ...  Schalke 04 are all square and not long to go
          ...  Schalke 04 1-1 Newcastle ...
Min. 78 :(shk) O_Ighalo takes advantage of a defensive mistake
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  Geminiho goes in with high feet!!
          ...  That's a poor tackle!
          ...  A_Barken tries to calm him down
Min. 80 :(nwt) M_Truk is being brought on
          ...  R_Bentley is leaving the pitch
          ...  Looks like the substitute will play FW
Min. 80 :(shk) Papakoli_Diop finds O_Ighalo with a ball over the defence
          ...  O_Ighalo drives the shot in!
          ...  T_Conner makes a good save
Min. 80 :(nwt) Geminiho runs at T_Grant
          ...  He takes it past him
          ...  Geminiho with the drive!
          ...  N_Winneke can't get to it!
          ...  OH! It drifts wide!
          ...  N_Winneke has a smile on his face
          ...  Did he know that was going wide?
Min. 81 :(shk) O_Lindenbergh holds the ball up
          ...  He sees Papakoli_Diop in space!
          ...  Papakoli_Diop with the side footed shot!
          ...  But T_Conner punches it away
          ...  He was lucky to get to that one
Min. 84 :(nwt) D_A_Cole takes possession of the ball
          ...  He plays the ball across to J_M_Jurado
          ...  J_M_Jurado sidesteps his marker and tries the wicked snap bender !
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  N_Winneke dives desperately to try and save it!!
          ...  He can't get to it!
          ...  But it creeps just wide!!
          ...  The deflection had N_Winneke beaten!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  F_Moussa plays it towards the near post!
          ...  M_Salah with the shot!
          ...  He hits the post
          ...  He follows it up!
          ...  But puts it wide!
          ...  He'll be disappointed with that
Min. 84 :(shk) B_Dugnutt with the dribble
          ...  M_Salah is easily beaten
          ...  T_Conner pulls the player to the ground!!
          ...  That's a poor tackle!
          ...  A_Barken calls him for a talk
          ...  It's just a warning
          ...  PENALTY !! A_Barken waves the players away
          ...  B_Dugnutt with the spot kick
          ...  T_Conner dives
          ...  GOAL!!
          ...  The keeper had no chance there!
          ...  That goal looks certain to be the winner!
          ...  Schalke 04 2-1 Newcastle...
Min. 85 :(shk) D_Solga runs at the defence
          ...  He nutmegs M_Salah
          ...  He showed his class there
          ...  L_Inagzij stands his ground and wins the tackle
Min. 86 :(shk) Adriano finds a hole in the defence
          ...  The defence was sleeping
          ...  He made a fantastic run though
          ...  But M_Salah sweeps up the threat
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th referee signals that there are 3 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 90 :(shk) T_Grant miskicks!
          ...  He finds D_Solga though
          ...  That was fortunate
          ...  D_Solga strikes a wicked curler !
          ...  But T_Conner punches it away
          ...  He could have caught that!
Min. 93 :(shk) L_Jones with a flicked pass to W_Dustice
          ...  W_Dustice attempts a low drive!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  He pulls his shirt over his face in celebration!
          ...  Schalke 04 3-1 Newcastle ...
Min. 93 :(shk) The assistant manager is out on the touchline shouting orders
          ...  It seems Schalke 04 will now be playing D
Min. 93 :(nwt) Geminiho is forced back with the ball
          ...  He belts the ball up field
          ...  D_Rose latches onto the end of it
          ...  D_Rose with a bomb of a shot !
          ...  But he miskicks and puts it well off target
          ...  The Schalke 04 fans taunt him about that effort

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Veltins Arena
Attendance           : 77,000
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Schalke 04 Match Info
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Best player          : Adriano
Scorers              : O_Lindenbergh (77), B_Dugnutt (84 pen), W_Dustice (93)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : Rocket (62)
Injured              : E_Herbert (58)
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Newcastle Match Info
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Best player          : F_Moussa (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : R_Bentley (57)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : F_Moussa (21), B_Yaga (47)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                            Schalke 04    |    Newcastle
Attempts on Goal     :          17        |       29
Off target           :           3        |       17
On target            :          14        |       12
Possession           :          42        |       58
Corners              :           1        |       5
Red Cards            :           0        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           1        |       2
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :          15        |       16
Key Tackles          :           5        |       6
Key Passes           :          15        |       18
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Final Score          : Schalke 04 3 - 1 Newcastle
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Player Statistics - Schalke 04
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  31   2   2   3  20 |  97  12   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  50   0   0   0
Papakoli_Diop  DF   2  26  16   8  24 |  97   0   1   4   0   1   0   0   0   0  20  40  10
E_Herbert      DF   1  26   7  11  41 |  62   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
L_Jones        DF   3  26   7   8  22 |  97   0   2   2   1   1   0   0   0   0  40  40  10
T_Grant        DF   2  24   9   7  29 |  97   0   2   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  40  20   0
W_Dustice      DM   1  11  23   6  42 |  97   0   0   0   0   2   1   0   0   0   0   0  36
Adriano        MF   1   8  24  12  43 |  97   0   0   3   1   2   0   0   0   0  20  70  40
Rocket         MF   2  10  24  10  33 |  74   0   0   0   0   0   0   1   0   0  -2  -2  -2
O_Lindenbergh  MF   1   8  24   9  32 |  97   0   0   3   0   1   1   0   0   0   0  30  35
C_Bellamy      FW   2   6   8  25  33 |  74   0   0   0   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0  31
B_Dugnutt      FW   1   5   6  23  20 |  97   0   0   1   0   3   1   0   0   0  20  30  76
G_Banks        GK  28   3   1   3  12 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
S_Garcia       DF   2  23   8   4  11 |  35   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
D_Solga        MF   2  10  24  10  19 |  23   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  10
N_Nalise       FW   2   4   7  25  20 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
O_Ighalo       FW   1   8   7  24  21 |  23   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  10

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  31   3   3   2  32 |  97  11   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  25   0   0   0
D_A_Cole       DF   1  27   9  11  29 |  97   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10  10
L_Inagzij      DF   1  26  11   6  11 |  97   0   3   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  60  10   0
M_Salah        DF   2  26   7   8  22 |  97   0   3   2   0   1   0   0   0   0  60  20   1
B_Benson       DF   1  26   8   6  12 |  74   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0 -20 -20 -19
B_Yaga         MF   2   9  27   8  35 |  69   0   1   1   0   1   0   1   0   0  18   8  -1
J_M_Jurado     MF   2   6  26  17  18 |  97   0   0   0   0   6   0   0   0   0   0   0  24
G_Karagounis   MF   2   9  26   8  33 |  97   0   0   3   0   2   0   0   0   0   0  30  11
F_Moussa       MF   1   5  25  18  23 |  97   0   0   5   1   3   0   1   0   0 -22  48  -1
J_Cruyff       MF   2  10  23  16  21 |  97   0   0   3   0   6   0   0   0   0   0  30  33
R_Bentley      FW   3   7   8  24  21 |  84   0   0   1   0   5   1   0   0   0   0  10  48
W_Hunt         GK  29   3   3   1  31 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
D_Rose         DF   1  25  10   7  22 |  23   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
V_Wanyama      MF   1   7  26  18  19 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Geminiho       MF   3  10  11  26  31 |  28   0   0   1   0   2   0   0   0   0   0  10  11
M_Truk         FW   1   7   8  23  22 |  13   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
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