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Elite League Cup Match 2

Valencia - Borussia Dortmund

Elite League Cup Group Match, Valencia vs. Borussia Dortmund (Thu May 30)


                             Valencia  |  Borussia Dortmund
                              3-5-2 P  |  4-4-1-1 A
                           Andie Glen  |  Rune Oldeide
                                       |
                          Kamikaze GK  |  GK I_Banks
                           O_Price DF  |  DF M_Motta
                            J_Stam DF  |  DF G_McQueen
                         E_Herbert DF  |  DF R_Song
                        P_Niemeyer MF  |  DF Lazo
                     T_Huddlestone MF  |  MF A_Lallana
                      J_R_Riquelme MF  |  MF K_Dalglish
                          Maradona MF  |  MF Robinho
                         L_Macleod MF  |  MF L_Burt
                            N_Kanu FW  |  AM Shaqiri
                            W_Jose FW  |  FW J_Cruz
                                       |
                            Q_Atoo SUB |  SUB P_Check
                        D_E_Boyata SUB |  SUB Danilo
                       K_El_Ahmadi SUB |  SUB J_Height
                           Eduardo SUB |  SUB Rodriguez
                          M_Icardi SUB |  SUB M_Delvecchio

Referee: S_Farina (Italy)


Min. 1  :(vla) Valencia switch to playing A
Min. 1  :(vla) Maradona holds the ball up
          ...  He sees E_Herbert in space!
          ...  E_Herbert from 20 yards !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  The crowd goes wild !
          ...  That's put Valencia ahead!
          ...  Valencia 1-0 Borussia Dortmund ...
Min. 2  :(vla) Valencia will now play P
Min. 2  :(bor) Borussia Dortmund changed their strategy to play D
Min. 3  :(vla) J_R_Riquelme boots it towards W_Jose
          ...  W_Jose with a graceful, looping effort !
          ...  I_Banks saves it but to be fair he didn't have to move for that one
Min. 6  :(bor) L_Burt controls it well
          ...  He nutmegs E_Herbert
          ...  He puts in J_Cruz!
          ...  O_Price seizes control of the ball
          ...  He hoists it forward
Min. 9  :(bor) J_Cruz flicks it over L_Macleod's head
          ...  He showed some great skill there!
          ...  A powerful shot by J_Cruz !
          ...  Kamikaze tips it round the post
          ...  Good save
          ...  Corner not given!!
Min. 11 :(bor) A_Lallana plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  G_McQueen decides to keep possession instead!
          ...  He runs towards the goal now!
          ...  G_McQueen with the chance !
          ...  The fans behind the goal jump up!
          ...  Kamikaze acrobatically tips it over !!
          ...  Great keeping!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  A_Lallana chips the ball into the area!
          ...  O_Price clears the corner
Min. 12 :(bor) Shaqiri finds J_Cruz with a ball over the defence
          ...  N_Kanu steals the ball of off him
Min. 18 :(vla) W_Jose runs at the heart of the defence
          ...  Shaqiri rushes in with a clumsy tackle!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!, he is in the book for that one
Min. 19 :(vla) N_Kanu with the dribble
          ...  N_Kanu tries to chip the ball over I_Banks!
          ...  I_Banks can't get to it!
          ...  OH! It has gone just over the bar!
          ...  I_Banks makes a cocky smile
          ...  Did he know that was going over?
Min. 23 :(vla) W_Jose has the ball on the wing
          ...  He takes it past G_McQueen
          ...  He knocks it to O_Price!
          ...  A left-footer by O_Price !
          ...  I_Banks has it covered
          ...  It takes a bobble!
          ...  I_Banks reacts well to save!!!
Min. 26 :(bor) A_Lallana takes advantage of a mistake by P_Niemeyer
          ...  Can he make them pay?
          ...  A_Lallana with the strike !
          ...  He has put it wide!
          ...  He looks horrified by that miss!
          ...  He puts his face in his hands!
Min. 26 :(vla) Maradona brings the ball into the opposing area
          ...  J_Stam makes himself available
          ...  G_McQueen with a nasty foul
          ...  There's no place in the game for that kind of challenge
          ...  S_Farina calls him over
          ...  He's told to calm down
          ...  Rune Oldeide looks relieved
Min. 30 :(bor) Shaqiri is unmarked!
          ...  J_R_Riquelme knobbles the attacking player.
          ...  S_Farina blows up for a foul
          ...  He gets a YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on
          ...  PENALTY !!
          ...  S_Farina has no hesitation in pointing to the spot!
          ...  J_Cruz Places the ball on the spot
          ...  GOAL!!
          ...  All square, that should make things interesting!
          ...  Valencia 1-1 Borussia Dortmund...
Min. 31 :(vla) The Valencia manager shouts at them from the touchline to play A
Min. 33 :(bor) Shaqiri runs at O_Price
          ...  He takes it past him
          ...  W_Jose fouls
          ...  That was disgusting
          ...  He got away with just a warning
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  S_Farina signals that it is indirect
          ...  K_Dalglish knocks it forward
          ...  L_Burt gets on the end of it
          ...  A delicate header from L_Burt !
          ...  The net bulges!
          ...  OH!! He has hit the side netting
          ...  Goal kick given
Min. 33 :(bor) Shaqiri works the ball inside
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to G_McQueen
          ...  But O_Price slides in two footed.
          ...  S_Farina has a look but waves "Play On!"
Min. 35 :(bor) Robinho with a precise pass to M_Motta
          ...  J_R_Riquelme with a late tackle
          ...  He certainly didn't mean it
          ...  His 2nd yellow this game ! Sent off !
Min. 40 :(vla) W_Jose kills the ball dead
          ...  Robinho with an over the top challenge
          ...  Shown a YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  Right on the edge of the box!
          ...  L_Macleod with the thundering drive
          ...  The fans behind the goal jump up!
          ...  I_Banks acrobatically tips it over !!
          ...  Great keeping!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  J_Stam plays it towards the near post!
          ...  I_Banks fists it away!
Min. 41 :(vla) T_Huddlestone kills the ball dead
          ...  He sees a team mate leave his marker!
          ...  He plays the ball across to him!
          ...  N_Kanu gets on the end of the pass
          ...  But R_Song wins the tackle
Min. 43 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there are 4 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 43 :(bor) Shaqiri gains possession
          ...  Shaqiri unleashes a pile driver !
          ...  Kamikaze makes a difficult save
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Robinho chips the ball in towards the far post!
          ...  Kamikaze catches it!
Min. 46 :(bor) A_Lallana sprints past O_Price
          ...  P_Niemeyer tugs on his opponent's shirt!!
          ...  S_Farina has stopped play
          ...  Well spotted by S_Farina!
          ...  That will be a booking
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 47 :(vla) W_Jose beats G_McQueen
          ...  That was a quick burst of pace to set him free
          ...  Cleaned up by R_Song
Min. 48 :(bor) J_Cruz runs at J_Stam
          ...  He takes it past him
          ...  P_Niemeyer takes out the attacker
          ...  He looked to have fouled him there

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Valencia 1-1 Borussia Dortmund

Min. 48 :(vla) T_Huddlestone plays in N_Kanu with a beautiful ball
          ...  Shaqiri with a nasty foul
          ...  The fans are chanting "OFF!!! OFF!!! or f$k OFF!! cant make it out
          ...  S_Farina wants a word
          ...  It's just a warning
Min. 52 :(bor) K_Dalglish puts in G_McQueen
          ...  G_McQueen with an overhead kick !
          ...  He gets a connection
          ...  Kamikaze gets his fingertips to it
Min. 53 :(vla) T_Huddlestone takes possession
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  T_Huddlestone belts the ball towards goal!
          ...  It swerves a lot in the air
          ...  He couldn't have hit that shot much better!!
          ...  But it thumps off the woodwork !!
          ...  And goes safely clear!
          ...  I_Banks never had a chance!
Min. 54 :(bor) K_Dalglish reads the run of Shaqiri
          ...  Shaqiri with the diving header !
          ...  He had to be brave there
          ...  But Kamikaze punches it away
Min. 55 :(vla) D_E_Boyata is being prepared to come on
          ...  P_Niemeyer is leaving the pitch
          ...  He looks disappointed that he won't be continuing
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DF
Min. 55 :(bor) Shaqiri beats T_Huddlestone
          ...  His quick feet took him past the defender
          ...  A thundering drive by Shaqiri !
          ...  Kamikaze parries it
          ...  It rolls out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Shaqiri chips the ball into the area!
          ...  Kamikaze easily claims the ball!
Min. 56 :(bor) Robinho looks for options
          ...  He knocks the ball across to J_Cruz
          ...  O_Price slices it
          ...  Kamikaze moves quickly!!
          ...  He can't get there!
          ...  It inches just wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Shaqiri floats the ball in!
          ...  Kamikaze easily claims the ball!
Min. 57 :(bor) Shaqiri pushes it past E_Herbert
          ...  D_E_Boyata slides in to knock the ball out for a throw-in
Min. 63 :(bor) J_Cruz sidesteps O_Price
          ...  He's been running his marker ragged all game
          ...  E_Herbert cuts out the pass
          ...  That was close!
Min. 65 :(vla) a big roar from the crowd as K_El_Ahmadi comes on for L_Macleod to play MF
Min. 65 :(bor) Danilo is being brought on
          ...  M_Motta is leaving the pitch
          ...  Looks like the substitute will play DF
Min. 65 :(bor) a big roar from the crowd as J_Height comes on for A_Lallana to play MF
Min. 65 :(bor) M_Delvecchio replaces J_Height to play as a FW
Min. 65 :(vla) K_El_Ahmadi with the dribble
          ...  This is a great chance
          ...  The ball hits G_McQueen in the face!
          ...  And goes clear!
Min. 66 :(vla) There's going to be a change
          ...  M_Icardi will come on for W_Jose and play FW
Min. 73 :(vla) Maradona has the ball
          ...  He knocks the ball past G_McQueen
          ...  He puts in E_Herbert!
          ...  E_Herbert shoots towards goal !
          ...  I_Banks watches it sail wide!
Min. 75 :(bor) J_Cruz is clutching his leg!
          ...  He gets to his feet
          ...  It looks like he will try to run it off
Min. 86 :(bor) Shaqiri plays a clever one-two with his team mate
          ...  He looks around for options
          ...  He moves forward with the ball
          ...  E_Herbert reads him well and hoofs it clear
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th referee signals that there are 4 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 89 :(vla) K_El_Ahmadi cuts through the defence
          ...  K_El_Ahmadi hits the shot with the inside of the left foot!
          ...  But he somehow misses
          ...  He can't be happy with that effort

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Mestalla Stadium
Attendance           : 110,000
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Valencia Match Info
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Best player          : Maradona (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : E_Herbert (1)
Sent Off             : J_R_Riquelme (35)
Booked               : P_Niemeyer (46)
Injured              : N/A
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Borussia Dortmund Match Info
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Best player          : J_Cruz
Scorers              : J_Cruz (30 pen)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : Shaqiri (18), Robinho (40)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                             Valencia     | Borussia Dortmund
Attempts on Goal     :           8        |       9
Off target           :           4        |       2
On target            :           4        |       7
Possession           :          39        |       61
Corners              :           1        |       4
Red Cards            :           1        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           1        |       2
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :           8        |       9
Key Tackles          :           8        |       3
Key Passes           :           7        |       8
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Final Score          : Valencia 1 - 1 Borussia Dortmund
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Player Statistics - Valencia
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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Kamikaze       GK  36   7   2   2  20 |  98   9   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  35   0   0   0
O_Price        DF   2  29  12   7  26 |  98   0   4   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  80   0  10
J_Stam         DF   2  28   8   7  29 |  98   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
E_Herbert      DF   1  27   7  11  41 |  98   0   2   0   0   2   1   0   0   0  40   0  36
P_Niemeyer     MF   1  18  29   5  22 |  59   0   1   0   0   0   0   1   0   0  18  -2  -2
T_Huddlestone  MF   1  10  29  11  19 |  98   0   0   2   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  20   1
J_R_Riquelme   MF   3   6  28  21  34 |  35   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   1   0 -10   0 -10
Maradona       MF   1  11  27  17  18 |  98   0   0   3   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  50   0
L_Macleod      MF   2   9  27  11  31 |  69   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  10
N_Kanu         FW   3   6   7  29  21 |  98   0   1   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  20   0   1
W_Jose         FW   3   8   9  28  10 |  70   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10  10
Q_Atoo         GK  30   3   7   4  22 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
D_E_Boyata     DF   2  29  11   8  11 |  39   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
K_El_Ahmadi    MF   1  10  29   7  15 |  29   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Eduardo        MF   2   7  29   8  21 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
M_Icardi       FW   1   7   7  25  31 |  28   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

Player Statistics - Borussia Dortmund
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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I_Banks        GK  29   2   2   3  31 |  98   4   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0   0   0
M_Motta        DF   1  27   8   7  32 |  69   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
G_McQueen      DF   2  25   8   9  41 |  98   0   1   0   0   2   0   0   0   0  20   0  20
R_Song         DF   2  25   8   7  33 |  98   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
Lazo           DF   3  25   8   6  31 |  98   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
A_Lallana      MF   3  10  27   8  21 |  69   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10   1
K_Dalglish     MF   3   7  26  13  18 |  98   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0
Robinho        MF   1   7  26   8  23 |  98   0   0   2   0   0   0   1   0   0  -2  18  -2
L_Burt         MF   1   8  25   9  31 |  98   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10   1
Shaqiri        AM   2   9  25  19  31 |  98   0   0   2   0   3   0   1   0   0  -2  18  28
J_Cruz         FW   1   6   8  26  31 |  98   0   0   0   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   0  45
P_Check        GK  31   2   3   2  22 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Danilo         DF   2  26   7   8  32 |  29   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
J_Height       MF   3  15  25   7  22 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Rodriguez      MF   2   7  24   6  23 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
M_Delvecchio   FW   1   7  10  25  11 |  29   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
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