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Elite League Cup Match 3

Sunderland - AS Roma

Elite League Cup Group Match, Sunderland vs. AS Roma (Wed Jun 05)


                           Sunderland  |  AS Roma
                              4-3-3 N  |  4-5-1 P
                         John Gemmell  |  Care Taker
                                       |
                          T_McGill GK  |  GK S_T_Perry
                      M_Demichelis DF  |  DF Bauer
                           S_Walsh DF  |  DF Aldair
                          Chidozie DF  |  DF J_Matip
                          P_Murphy DF  |  DF Roberto
                          S_Defour MF  |  MF G_Karagounis
                        S_Nakajima MF  |  MF C_Makiadi
                        H_Kagamoti MF  |  MF L_Figo
                        A_Arshavin FW  |  MF D_Solga
                             Neves FW  |  MF O_Lindenbergh
                          Fandinho FW  |  FW G_Botti
                                       |
                        R_Clemance SUB |  SUB S_Given
                          D_Aitken SUB |  SUB A_Arrondel
                           D_Jones SUB |  SUB K_Strootman
                           N_Sahin SUB |  SUB J_S_Veron
                       L_Shankland SUB |  SUB Geminiho

Referee: A_Barken (Norway)


Min. 1  :(asr) L_Figo finds D_Solga in the box
          ...  M_Demichelis with the block
Min. 2  :(sun) The defender slips and falls over!
          ...  Fandinho is through!
          ...  A wicked drive by Fandinho !
          ...  But S_T_Perry punches it away
          ...  That's gone out for a goal kick
          ...  It was clear to everyone that S_T_Perry got a touch
Min. 3  :(sun) Neves with a real burst of pace
          ...  He leaves the defender behind
          ...  O_Lindenbergh with an ugly foul
          ...  That looked malicious
          ...  A_Barken calls him over!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!
Min. 6  :(sun) S_Nakajima with a superb first touch
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run!
          ...  He plays the ball across to him!
          ...  Neves gets on the end of the pass
          ...  Neves leaps into the air to perform a scissors kick!!!
          ...  But S_T_Perry makes a comfortable save
          ...  He gave the striker no chance
Min. 6  :(asr) D_Solga turns past the defender
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to L_Figo
          ...  L_Figo with the goal bound shot!
          ...  But T_McGill hits it away
          ...  He could have held onto that!
Min. 8  :(asr) L_Figo pauses and waits for support
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  Chidozie with the block
Min. 9  :(asr) D_Solga beats the defender
          ...  D_Solga has a go!
          ...  T_McGill gets his fingertips to it
          ...  He pushes it on to the post
          ...  The defender clears the loose ball
Min. 9  :(sun) S_Defour fires over a low cross to A_Arshavin
          ...  L_Figo with an awful challenge
          ...  I don't think he meant anything other than trying to get the ball
Min. 12 :(sun) P_Murphy with the heel pass to M_Demichelis
          ...  D_Solga is called for the holding foul
          ...  He was pushing down on his man
          ...  FREE KICK
          ...  Just past the halfway line
          ...  H_Kagamoti shapes to shoot
          ...  He plays it to Fandinho instead
          ...  D_Solga reads him well and hoofs it clear
Min. 16 :(sun) M_Demichelis with a probing through ball S_Defour
          ...  S_Defour beats the defender to the ball
          ...  He beats a second defender
          ...  He just has S_T_Perry to beat!
          ...  He nutmegs S_T_Perry
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  And Sunderland are leading in the game now
          ...  Sunderland 1-0 AS Roma ...
Min. 17 :(asr) AS Roma are switching their playing style to A
Min. 19 :(asr) G_Botti sidesteps M_Demichelis
          ...  His quick feet took him past the defender
          ...  A delicate chip from G_Botti !
          ...  But T_McGill with the difficult save
Min. 19 :(sun) S_Nakajima with a glorious 60-yard pass to Fandinho
          ...  Bauer with an ugly foul
          ...  That looked malicious
Min. 21 :(sun) Neves looks around for some movement
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to H_Kagamoti
          ...  J_Matip slides in to knock the ball out for a corner
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  S_Defour floats the ball in!
          ...  Fandinho with the header
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Hammered into the top corner!
          ...  He salutes the Sunderland fans!!
          ...  Sunderland 2-0 AS Roma ...
Min. 26 :(asr) O_Lindenbergh floats the ball in to find Bauer
          ...  Bauer hits a great shot !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Hammered into the top corner!
          ...  Sunderland 2-1 AS Roma ...
Min. 27 :(sun) S_Defour knocks the ball past the lunge of J_Matip
          ...  S_Defour with a bomb of a shot !
          ...  It takes a deflection!
          ...  S_T_Perry is wrong footed!
          ...  It drifts just wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  H_Kagamoti chips the ball in towards the far post!
          ...  It is kicked away by Bauer
Min. 35 :(sun) Chidozie 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!
          ...  A_Arshavin receives the pass and heads towards the goal
          ...  Bauer brings him down in the area
          ...  There can only be one outcome surely!
          ...  But A_Barken waves play on!!!
Min. 35 :(asr) G_Botti jumps over the defender's challenge
          ...  G_Botti tries one from the edge of the box !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Equaliser, the crowd goes wild!
          ...  Sunderland 2-2 AS Roma ...
Min. 36 :(asr) AS Roma's manager orders his side to play P
Min. 36 :(sun) S_Defour miskicks!
          ...  He finds Neves though
          ...  That was fortunate
          ...  Neves hits the shot with the outside of the right foot!
          ...  S_T_Perry makes a good save
Min. 36 :(asr) C_Makiadi plays a quick one-two with his team mate
          ...  He looks around for options
          ...  He moves forward with the ball
          ...  C_Makiadi rifles it at the goal !
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  T_McGill dives desperately to try and save it!!
          ...  He can't get to it!
          ...  But it creeps just wide!!
          ...  The deflection had T_McGill beaten!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  D_Solga hits it into the box!
          ...  Roberto with the shot!
          ...  OOOOHHHHH!!!!
          ...  Unbelievable!!!
          ...  It's gone wide
Min. 37 :(sun) S_Defour is taking a throw in
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He throws it to A_Arshavin
          ...  Bauer takes out the attacker
          ...  He looked to have fouled him there
Min. 41 :(asr) L_Figo beats P_Murphy
          ...  That was a quick burst of pace to set him free
          ...  L_Figo with a scorcher of a shot !
          ...  It hits the outside of the post
          ...  And spins wide
Min. 42 :(asr) G_Botti nicks it past the slide tackle skilfully
          ...  He only has going for the goal in mind!
          ...  S_Walsh with the block
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 4 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 44 :(sun) A_Arshavin brings the ball into the opposing area
          ...  A_Arshavin with a powerful header !
          ...  S_T_Perry fists it away
          ...  That was a good save!
Min. 46 :(asr) D_Solga unselfishly heads the ball back to L_Figo
          ...  L_Figo with the header !
          ...  T_McGill turns it behind for a corner
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Bauer drives it into the box!
          ...  T_McGill makes the catch!

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Sunderland 2-2 AS Roma

Min. 46 :(sun) S_Defour crosses into the box, finding A_Arshavin
          ...  A_Arshavin shoots towards goal !
          ...  But S_T_Perry makes a fine save
Min. 47 :(asr) G_Karagounis sidesteps S_Defour
          ...  A powerful header from G_Karagounis !
          ...  It looks good
          ...  T_McGill beats the ball away
Min. 51 :(asr) L_Figo hits in a wicked shot!
          ...  It hits the defender
          ...  G_Botti latches onto it!
          ...  S_Defour brings him down from behind!
          ...  But the ref gives nothing!
Min. 52 :(asr) L_Figo looks around for support
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to G_Botti
          ...  A left-footer by G_Botti !
          ...  OOOOHHHHH!!!!
          ...  It's wide!
          ...  That was a dismal effort!
          ...  He should have buried that!
Min. 53 :(asr) O_Lindenbergh looks around for support
          ...  He knocks the ball across to G_Botti
          ...  Chidozie cuts out the pass
          ...  That was close!
Min. 53 :(sun) A_Arshavin nutmegs the defender
          ...  Bauer with an ugly foul
          ...  The fans are chanting "OFF!!! OFF!!!
          ...  It's a yellow, and rightly so
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 54 :(sun) S_Nakajima can't find space for the shot
          ...  He slips it through to Neves
          ...  But he loses control of it
          ...  O_Lindenbergh hits it out for a throw
Min. 58 :(asr) D_Solga holds the ball up and waits for support
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He knocks a through ball to G_Botti
          ...  G_Botti tries the shot !
          ...  T_McGill with a fantastic point blank save
          ...  He shows why he is the number 1
Min. 60 :(sun) N_Sahin takes off his tracksuit
          ...  he'll replace S_Nakajima as MF
Min. 61 :(sun) A_Arshavin beats his marker
          ...  He showed great skill there
          ...  D_Solga knocks the ball back to S_T_Perry
          ...  Ohhhh no!!
          ...  It's gone past S_T_Perry!
          ...  And just creeps wide!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Chidozie hits it into the box!
          ...  S_T_Perry easily claims the ball!
Min. 61 :(sun) N_Sahin sprints down the wing
          ...  He knocks it past the defender into space!
          ...  He puts in a square ball!
          ...  Fandinho runs onto it
          ...  He uses a clever change of direction to go past the defender
          ...  Bauer stands firm and knocks the player to the ground!!
          ...  That's a rash challenge!!
          ...  A_Barken calls him for a talk
          ...  It's just a warning
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  N_Sahin drives it under the wall
          ...  The shot deflects wide into the crowd!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  N_Sahin hits it towards the far post!
          ...  Aldair gets up well
          ...  And he heads it away
Min. 62 :(sun) S_Defour turns past Roberto
          ...  He has created space for himself now
          ...  L_Figo goes in studs first
          ...  Shown a YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 63 :(sun) H_Kagamoti finds Neves in the box
          ...  Bauer makes the challenge and clears the ball
Min. 63 :(asr) L_Figo wins possession
          ...  He plays the ball across to G_Karagounis
          ...  G_Karagounis has slipped behind the defence!
          ...  He is one on one with T_McGill
          ...  He tries to slide it past T_McGill
          ...  T_McGill smothers the ball !!
Min. 64 :(sun) S_Walsh sidesteps his marker
          ...  He's been running his marker ragged all game
          ...  A delicate header from S_Walsh !
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  Wide !!
          ...  That was fortunate
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Swung in by S_Defour
          ...  Aldair wins the ball
          ...  And he clears the danger
Min. 64 :(asr) G_Botti knocks the ball past the defender
          ...  G_Botti fires a shot at goal !
          ...  It's just over!
          ...  9 times out of ten he would have scored that!
Min. 65 :(sun) A_Arshavin takes possession
          ...  He looks up
          ...  He's in acres of space
          ...  D_Solga stands firm and knocks the player to the ground!!
          ...  That's a rash challenge!!
Min. 66 :(asr) C_Makiadi hoofs it up field to find O_Lindenbergh
          ...  P_Murphy with a deliberate foul
          ...  That was a deliberate act that deserves punishment
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He was lucky to escape with a caution!
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  It is well within shooting range!
          ...  C_Makiadi passes to G_Botti
          ...  G_Botti hits the shot with the inside of the left foot!
          ...  T_McGill parries the shot
          ...  And the defender clears it!
Min. 66 :(asr) G_Botti looks for options
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to C_Makiadi
          ...  Chidozie wins control of the ball with his hand!!
          ...  Play On!!
Min. 67 :(sun) A_Arshavin flicks it over D_Solga and runs onto it
          ...  He showed great skill and pace there
          ...  G_Karagounis brings him down from behind!
          ...  But the ref gives nothing!
Min. 70 :(sun) D_Jones comes on for M_Demichelis and will play DF to the delight of the fans
Min. 70 :(sun) L_Shankland is being brought on
          ...  Neves is leaving the pitch
          ...  Looks like the substitute will play FW
Min. 70 :(asr) C_Makiadi holds the ball up and waits for support
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He knocks a through ball to G_Botti
          ...  A_Arshavin rushes in with a poor tackle!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
          ...  A_Barken shows him a YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on!
Min. 73 :(asr) a big roar from the crowd as Geminiho comes on for G_Botti to play FW
Min. 73 :(asr) G_Karagounis has it now
          ...  He takes on S_Walsh
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He puts in L_Figo!
          ...  L_Figo with the header !
          ...  OOOOHHHHH!!!!
          ...  Unbelievable!!!
          ...  It's gone wide
Min. 74 :(asr) A_Arrondel will replace Bauer and play DF
Min. 75 :(asr) K_Strootman replaces C_Makiadi and will play MF
Min. 75 :(sun) N_Sahin with a penetrating pass to Fandinho
          ...  Fandinho hits the shot with the outside of the left foot!
          ...  S_T_Perry fists it away
Min. 82 :(sun) H_Kagamoti controls the ball immaculately
          ...  Leaves the defenders for dead
          ...  This looks like it could be a great chance
          ...  A_Arrondel with a superb challenge
          ...  A_Barken has given the free kick the other way!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He was lucky to escape with a caution!
Min. 83 :(sun) S_Defour backtracks with the ball
          ...  He hoofs the ball up field
          ...  Fandinho gets on the end of it
          ...  Roberto reads him well and hoofs it clear
Min. 85 :(sun) S_Defour off the woodwork.
          ...  P_Murphy picks up the deflection
          ...  P_Murphy launches himself head first to connect with the low cross!
          ...  He hits the side netting
          ...  There was some parts of the ground that thought that went in!
Min. 85 :(asr) K_Strootman moves out over to the edge of the pitch
          ...  He plays the ball through to Geminiho
          ...  But Chidozie reads the situation well and wins the ball
Min. 86 :(asr) D_Solga looks around for some movement
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to Geminiho
          ...  Geminiho sights up the goal
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  He starts to run the full length of the pitch!
          ...  Have AS Roma stolen the win late on with that goal?
          ...  Sunderland 2-3 AS Roma ...
Min. 86 :(sun) The assistant manager is out on the touchline shouting orders
          ...  It seems Sunderland will now be playing A
Min. 86 :(asr) The assistant manager is out on the touchline shouting orders
          ...  It seems AS Roma will now be playing D
Min. 86 :(sun) H_Kagamoti cuts inside D_Solga
          ...  He worked that well
          ...  Geminiho takes the players legs from beneath him!!
          ...  That's a poor tackle!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll have to watch himself now
Min. 88 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 88 :(asr) Roberto sidesteps his marker
          ...  He was too quick for his marker
          ...  Roberto with a powerful downward header!
          ...  T_McGill gets his fingertips to it
          ...  He pushes it on to the post
          ...  The defender clears the loose ball
Min. 90 :(asr) Geminiho cuts through the defence
          ...  Geminiho runs forward
          ...  He hits the shot!
          ...  It fly's into Row Z!
Min. 91 :(sun) N_Sahin turns past the defender
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to L_Shankland
          ...  L_Shankland hits the shot with the inside of the left foot!
          ...  He couldn't have struck it more sweetly!!
          ...  But it sails past the post !!
          ...  S_T_Perry never had a chance!

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Stadium Of Light
Attendance           : 71,161
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Sunderland Match Info
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Best player          : S_Defour (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : S_Defour (16), Fandinho (21)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : P_Murphy (66), A_Arshavin (70)
Injured              : N/A
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AS Roma Match Info
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Best player          : D_Solga
Scorers              : Bauer (26), G_Botti (35), Geminiho (86)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : O_Lindenbergh (3), Bauer (53), L_Figo (62), A_Arrondel (82), Geminiho (86)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                            Sunderland    |    AS Roma
Attempts on Goal     :          13        |       19
Off target           :           5        |       7
On target            :           8        |       12
Possession           :          35        |       65
Corners              :           5        |       2
Red Cards            :           0        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           2        |       5
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :           9        |       17
Key Tackles          :           7        |       9
Key Passes           :          14        |       15
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Final Score          : Sunderland 2 - 3 AS Roma
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Player Statistics - Sunderland
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_McGill       GK  29   2   3   1  31 |  96  10   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0   0
M_Demichelis   DF   2  28   9   7  18 |  74   0   1   1   1   0   0   0   0   0  20  30   0
S_Walsh        DF   2  25   8   5  32 |  96   0   1   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  20   0   1
Chidozie       DF   2  24   8   6  33 |  96   0   4   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  80  10   0
P_Murphy       DF   3  24   7   7  33 |  96   0   0   0   0   1   0   1   0   0  -2  -2  -1
S_Defour       MF   2   8  25  11  12 |  96   0   1   5   1   2   1   0   0   0  20  70  36
S_Nakajima     MF   2   8  25   9  21 |  64   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0 -20   0 -20
H_Kagamoti     MF   2   7  24  13  32 |  96   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
A_Arshavin     FW   2   6   8  26  32 |  96   0   0   0   0   2   0   1   0   0 -22 -22  -2
Neves          FW   1   5   6  26  43 |  74   0   0   1   0   2   0   0   0   0   0  10  20
Fandinho       FW   1   6   7  25  10 |  96   0   0   0   0   3   1   0   0   0   0   0  55
R_Clemance     GK  15   3   3   1  40 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
D_Aitken       DF   1  25   9   6  20 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
D_Jones        DF   3  24  10   9  22 |  22   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
N_Sahin        MF   2   8  27  17  26 |  32   0   0   3   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  30   1
L_Shankland    FW   2   8  10  25  23 |  22   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1

Player Statistics - AS Roma
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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S_T_Perry      GK  31   2   2   2  22 |  96   7   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  15   0   0   0
Bauer          DF   2  28   9   5  32 |  78   0   4   0   0   1   1   1   0   0  98  18  53
Aldair         DF   2  28   8   4  11 |  96   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
J_Matip        DF   3  27   8   7  10 |  96   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
Roberto        DF   3  27   8   8  40 |  96   0   1   0   0   2   0   0   0   0  20   0  11
G_Karagounis   MF   2  10  27   8  33 |  96   0   1   1   0   2   0   0   0   0  20  10  20
C_Makiadi      MF   2   7  27   4  10 |  79   0   0   2   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  20   1
L_Figo         MF   1   7  25  10  40 |  96   0   0   4   0   4   0   1   0   0  -2  38  20
D_Solga        MF   2  10  25  10  19 |  96   0   2   4   1   1   0   0   0   0  40  60  10
O_Lindenbergh  MF   1   8  24   9  32 |  96   0   1   2   1   0   0   1   0   0  18  38  -2
G_Botti        FW   1   9   9  30  32 |  77   0   0   1   0   6   1   0   0   0   0  10  67
S_Given        GK  31   2   1   1  31 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
A_Arrondel     DF   2  27   4   7  12 |  18   0   0   0   0   0   0   1   0   0  18  18  18
K_Strootman    MF   3  13  24   6  20 |  17   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
J_S_Veron      MF   1   6  23  17  12 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Geminiho       FW   3  10  11  27  31 |  19   0   0   0   0   2   1   1   0   0  -2  -2  34
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