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Division 1, Week 10

Valencia 1 - 4 Inter Milan

Division One League Match, Valencia vs. Inter Milan (Sun Dec 10)


                             Valencia  |  Inter Milan
                              5-4-1 E  |  5-3-2 C
                           Andie Glen  |  Dragan Lobozinski
                                       |
                             Savic GK  |  GK A_Julian
                         E_Johnson DF  |  DF V_Mosthovoy
                        C_Smalling DF  |  DF S_Gronkjaer
                        W_Van_Boer DF  |  DF F_de_Boer
                           L_Dixon DF  |  DF G_Angella
                          C_Moreno DF  |  DF J_Tavernier
                          Saddam_H MF  |  MF D_Damjanovic
                        P_Niemeyer MF  |  MF R_Stokes
                     N_Ben_Khalifa MF  |  MF L_Clark
                     T_Huddlestone MF  |  FW Diaviera
                        D_Rortugal FW  |  FW I_Gabilondo
                                       |
                          Kamikaze SUB |  SUB J_Reina
                        P_Senderos SUB |  SUB A_Ranocchia
                           Saruman SUB |  SUB G_Sigurdsson
                      J_R_Riquelme SUB |  SUB D_DeRossi
                          M_Icardi SUB |  SUB Juanfran

Referee: M_Atkinson (England)


Min. 1  :(irm) Diaviera pushes it past the defender
          ...  Cleaned up by C_Moreno
Min. 3  :(irm) F_de_Boer finds the run of V_Mosthovoy
          ...  C_Moreno with an ugly foul
          ...  That was a deliberate act that deserves punishment
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  It's in a very dangerous position!
          ...  R_Stokes with the thundering drive
          ...  But Savic tips it over
          ...  M_Atkinson has given a goal kick
          ...  He's not having the best of days !
Min. 4  :(vla) P_Niemeyer holds the ball up
          ...  He sees N_Ben_Khalifa in space!
          ...  N_Ben_Khalifa beats the offside trap!
          ...  He runs at A_Julian
          ...  He nutmegs A_Julian
          ...  It hits the upright!!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Lets see if Valencia can hang onto that lead!
          ...  Valencia 1-0 Inter Milan ...
Min. 7  :(vla) C_Moreno miskicks!
          ...  He finds Saddam_H though
          ...  That was fortunate
          ...  G_Angella stands his ground and wins the tackle
Min. 9  :(irm) L_Clark controls it well
          ...  He nutmegs W_Van_Boer
          ...  He puts in J_Tavernier!
          ...  E_Johnson read the danger and stops the pass
Min. 10 :(irm) I_Gabilondo plays a quick one-two with his team mate
          ...  He runs towards goal now
          ...  P_Niemeyer reads the situation well and wins the ball
          ...  But it goes out
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Diaviera lofts the ball in!
          ...  Savic fists it away!
Min. 12 :(irm) L_Clark hoists the ball across to G_Angella
          ...  G_Angella with the overhead !
          ...  It clips the post!!
          ...  The net bulges !!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Inter Milan have squared things up with that goal!
          ...  Valencia 1-1 Inter Milan ...
Min. 19 :(irm) F_de_Boer is taking a throw in
          ...  He sees a team mate loosing his marker
          ...  He throws it to Diaviera
          ...  Diaviera hits a curling shot!
          ...  But Savic punches it away
          ...  He could have caught that!
Min. 20 :(vla) T_Huddlestone holds up the ball
          ...  He plays the ball to Saddam_H
          ...  Fine tackle by G_Angella
          ...  He prevents the corner as well
Min. 20 :(irm) G_Angella runs at the defence
          ...  He nutmegs T_Huddlestone
          ...  He showed his class there
          ...  But W_Van_Boer reads the situation well and wins the ball
Min. 21 :(vla) N_Ben_Khalifa takes advantage of a mistake by F_de_Boer
          ...  That mistake could prove costly
          ...  L_Clark with an ugly foul
          ...  There's no place in the game for that kind of challenge
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on
Min. 22 :(irm) L_Clark runs forward
          ...  D_Rortugal with a late tackle
          ...  Well to be fair he was looking for the foul
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He was lucky to escape with a caution!
          ...  Dragan Lobozinski looks bemused that it wasn't more!
Min. 22 :(irm) R_Stokes spots I_Gabilondo who is in acres of space
          ...  I_Gabilondo hits the ball first time!
          ...  He could have let that bounce
          ...  Savic watches it sail wide!
Min. 23 :(irm) D_Damjanovic plays it forward to Diaviera
          ...  Diaviera with the drive!
          ...  Savic gets a hand to it!!
          ...  But he picks up the rebound
          ...  Fantastic reflex save by Savic !!
Min. 25 :(vla) Saddam_H nutmegs F_de_Boer
          ...  Saddam_H from 20 yards !
          ...  But A_Julian palms it behind
          ...  M_Atkinson has given a goal kick
          ...  He's not having the best of days !
Min. 30 :(irm) D_Damjanovic with a one-touch layoff to L_Clark
          ...  C_Smalling takes the player down!!
          ...  PENALTY!!
          ...  No! The ref has given the free kick the other way!
          ...  Unbelievable!
Min. 35 :(irm) Diaviera takes advantage of a bad back pass from P_Niemeyer
          ...  Diaviera has a dig at goal!
          ...  It's just over!
          ...  9 times out of ten he would have scored that!
Min. 36 :(irm) I_Gabilondo leaves W_Van_Boer standing
          ...  A skilful effort from I_Gabilondo !
          ...  But Savic makes a fine save
Min. 39 :(irm) V_Mosthovoy controls it well
          ...  He nutmegs Saddam_H
          ...  He puts in R_Stokes!
          ...  R_Stokes has his eyes on the goal!
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  It's going over!
          ...  It dips dramatically!!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  That's given Inter Milan the advantage!
          ...  Valencia 1-2 Inter Milan ...
Min. 40 :(irm) F_de_Boer is taking a throw in
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He throws it to Diaviera
          ...  Excellent sliding challenge by E_Johnson
          ...  He timed it well
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  L_Clark lofts the ball in!
          ...  C_Smalling clears the corner
Min. 41 :(irm) L_Clark looks around for support
          ...  He knocks the ball across to R_Stokes
          ...  R_Stokes hits the shot with the outside of the left foot!
          ...  But Savic just gets his fingers to that one
          ...  M_Atkinson has given a goal kick
          ...  He's not having the best of days !
Min. 42 :(irm) J_Tavernier finds I_Gabilondo with a perfectly weighted pass
          ...  L_Dixon pulls on his opponent's shirt!!
          ...  M_Atkinson has stopped play
          ...  Well spotted by M_Atkinson!
          ...  Shown a YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 43 :(irm) R_Stokes holds the ball up
          ...  He sees I_Gabilondo in space!
          ...  I_Gabilondo attempts a lob!
          ...  Savic with a fantastic point blank save
          ...  He gave the striker no chance
Min. 44 :(vla) The defender under hits the back pass!
          ...  W_Van_Boer is through!
          ...  V_Mosthovoy forces him off the ball
          ...  But it rolls out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  N_Ben_Khalifa lofts the ball in!
          ...  It comes to D_Rortugal
          ...  He fires it towards to goal
          ...  A_Julian gathers it easily
Min. 45 :(vla) P_Senderos is going to be brought on
          ...  L_Dixon is leaving the pitch
          ...  He hasn't had the best of games today
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DF
Min. 45 :(vla) Saruman is being brought on
          ...  N_Ben_Khalifa is leaving the pitch
          ...  He looks disappointed that he won't be continuing
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play AM
Min. 45 :(vla) J_R_Riquelme replaces an unhappy T_Huddlestone and will play as a AM
Min. 45 :(vla) Valencia made the switch to a A strategy
Min. 45 :(vla) Saddam_H is now playing as a DM
Min. 45 :(vla) P_Niemeyer changes position to fill a DM slot
Min. 47 :(irm) Diaviera breaks clear of the defence!
          ...  He is clean through on Savic!
          ...  P_Niemeyer brings him down in the area!
          ...  M_Atkinson gave him a strong warning
          ...  PENALTY !!
          ...  M_Atkinson has no hesitation in pointing to the spot!
          ...  Diaviera Places the ball on the spot
          ...  He's converted it!!
          ...  GOAL!!
          ...  He has notched up his 10th of the season with that goal!!
          ...  Valencia 1-3 Inter Milan...

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Valencia 1-3 Inter Milan

Min. 49 :(irm) R_Stokes with a one-touch layoff to G_Angella
          ...  G_Angella attempts a chip!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Savic had no chance!
          ...  Valencia 1-4 Inter Milan ...
Min. 51 :(irm) I_Gabilondo runs at the defender
          ...  He takes it past him
          ...  C_Smalling clears with a diving header
Min. 55 :(irm) I_Gabilondo knocks it past E_Johnson and runs onto it
          ...  He showed great skill and pace there
          ...  I_Gabilondo with the header !
          ...  He has put it wide!
          ...  He looks horrified by that miss!
          ...  He puts his face in his hands!
Min. 60 :(vla) Saruman finds D_Rortugal with a ball over the defence
          ...  D_Damjanovic gets the foot in to win the ball
Min. 61 :(vla) Saddam_H cuts inside S_Gronkjaer
          ...  He worked that well
          ...  Saddam_H carves a shot towards goal !
          ...  A_Julian dives towards his top let hand corner
          ...  He's pushed that one just around the goal
          ...  Super Stop !
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  J_R_Riquelme hits it into the box!
          ...  The ball comes to C_Smalling
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  A_Julian makes himself big
          ...  Superb Stop !
          ...  Well that one would have delighted him
Min. 62 :(vla) P_Senderos runs towards the goal
          ...  P_Senderos flicks the header toward the far post!
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  A_Julian dives desperately to try and save it!!
          ...  And A_Julian tips it wide!
          ...  Great goalkeeping!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Saruman drives it into the box!
          ...  It comes to W_Van_Boer
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  It hits off a defender!
          ...  But goes clear to safety!
Min. 64 :(vla) D_Rortugal runs at the defender
          ...  The defender slips and falls over
          ...  S_Gronkjaer plays it back
          ...  A_Julian slips!!
          ...  It goes just wide
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Saddam_H drives it into the box!
          ...  G_Angella gets up well
          ...  And he clears the danger
Min. 65 :(irm) G_Angella finds himself with plenty of time
          ...  G_Angella with a thundering shot!
          ...  The ball moves through the air!
          ...  Savic moves quickly!
          ...  Can he get to this?
          ...  Savic catches it with style!
Min. 65 :(irm) F_de_Boer is rolling on the ground!
          ...  He isn't going to continue!
Min. 65 :(irm) A_Ranocchia replaces F_de_Boer and will play DF
Min. 67 :(vla) D_Rortugal lashes out at L_Clark
          ...  That was disgraceful!
          ...  RED CARD!!
          ...  He's off!!
Min. 78 :(irm) J_Tavernier runs down the flank
          ...  He threads the ball in to L_Clark
          ...  P_Senderos wins it well
          ...  Perfectly timed!
Min. 80 :(irm) It looks like the manager is going to make a few changes to his side.
          ...  Juanfran will come on for Diaviera and play MF
Min. 80 :(vla) J_R_Riquelme drives the ball across field
          ...  It comes to C_Moreno
          ...  C_Moreno shapes up for a shot!
          ...  It hits the outside of the post
          ...  And spins wide
Min. 81 :(vla) W_Van_Boer backtracks with the ball
          ...  He hoofs the ball up field
          ...  C_Smalling gets on the end of it
          ...  Good sliding challenge from A_Ranocchia and it had to be
Min. 82 :(vla) P_Niemeyer with a reverse pass to Saruman
          ...  J_Tavernier tackles cleanly
Min. 84 :(vla) P_Senderos pulls it back to Saruman
          ...  G_Angella clatters him to the floor and puts the ball out of play
          ...  The linesman is flagging
          ...  Throw in
Min. 85 :(irm) G_Sigurdsson is being brought on
          ...  D_Damjanovic is leaving the pitch
          ...  Looks like the substitute will play MF
Min. 85 :(irm) G_Angella runs at goal
          ...  He spots the run of I_Gabilondo
          ...  He's played him in
          ...  Good sliding challenge from P_Senderos
          ...  It goes out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  D_Damjanovic chips the ball into the area!
          ...  The ball finds its way to Juanfran
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  Savic makes a difficult save
Min. 86 :(irm) G_Sigurdsson with a real burst of pace
          ...  He leaves P_Senderos behind
          ...  But Saddam_H slides in
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 89 :(irm) Juanfran flicks it over Saddam_H and runs onto it
          ...  He showed great skill and pace there
          ...  Juanfran with the attempt at goal!
          ...  But Savic makes an easy save
Min. 91 :(vla) J_R_Riquelme beats one
          ...  Goes past the second
          ...  He keeps going
          ...  fantastic skill!!
          ...  Excellent sliding challenge by J_Tavernier
          ...  He timed it well

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Mestalla Stadium
Attendance           : 109,634
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Valencia Match Info
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Best player          : P_Niemeyer
Scorers              : N_Ben_Khalifa (4)
Sent Off             : D_Rortugal (67)
Booked               : L_Dixon (42)
Injured              : N/A
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Inter Milan Match Info
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Best player          : G_Angella (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : G_Angella (12,49), R_Stokes (39), Diaviera (47 pen)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : L_Clark (21)
Injured              : F_de_Boer (65)
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Match Statistics
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                              Valencia    |   Inter Milan
Attempts on Goal     :           8        |       16
Off target           :           2        |       3
On target            :           6        |       13
Possession           :          57        |       43
Corners              :           4        |       3
Red Cards            :           1        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           2        |       1
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :          12        |       8
Key Tackles          :          10        |       9
Key Passes           :           8        |       15
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Final Score          : Valencia 1 - 4 Inter Milan
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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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Savic          GK  34   2   7   3  10 |  94  10   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0   0   0
E_Johnson      DF   1  29   8   6  31 |  94   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
C_Smalling     DF   1  29   8   6  29 |  94   0   3   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  60   0   5
W_Van_Boer     DF   1  29   6   6  32 |  94   0   1   1   0   1   0   0   0   0  20  10   1
L_Dixon        DF   1  23   7   9  31 |  45   0   0   0   0   0   0   1   0   0 -22 -22 -22
C_Moreno       DF   2  23   9   9  32 |  94   0   1   1   0   1   0   0   0   0  20  10   1
Saddam_H       DM   2  20  28  25  27 |  94   0   1   0   0   2   0   0   0   0  20   0  10
P_Niemeyer     DM   1  17  27   5  22 |  94   0   1   2   1   0   0   0   0   0  20  35   0
N_Ben_Khalifa  MF   1  12  27  12  25 |  45   0   0   0   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   0  30
T_Huddlestone  MF   1  10  27  11  19 |  45   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0 -20 -10 -20
D_Rortugal     FW   3  10   9  28  21 |  69   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   1   0 -10 -10  -5
Kamikaze       GK  34   7   2   2  20 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
P_Senderos     DF   1  30  12   5  31 |  49   0   2   1   0   1   0   0   0   0  40  10   5
Saruman        AM   2   7  27  24  30 |  49   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
J_R_Riquelme   AM   3   6  27  21  34 |  49   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
M_Icardi       FW   1   7   7  24  31 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

Player Statistics - Inter Milan
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_Julian       GK  35   5   6   2  10 |  94   5   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  15   0   0   0
V_Mosthovoy    DF   1  30  11   7  18 |  94   0   1   1   1   0   0   0   0   0  20  25   0
S_Gronkjaer    DF   2  29   8   7  12 |  94   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40  20  20
F_de_Boer      DF   2  28   7   7  27 |  67   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0
G_Angella      DF   1  26  12  10  21 |  94   0   4   1   0   3   2   0   0   0  80  10  65
J_Tavernier    DF   3  26  11   7  33 |  94   0   2   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  40  20   0
D_Damjanovic   MF   2   9  31   8  47 |  87   0   1   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  20   0
R_Stokes       MF   2   8  29   9  18 |  94   0   0   3   1   3   1   0   0   0  20  65  60
L_Clark        MF   2   7  27  16  37 |  94   0   0   4   1   0   0   1   0   0  -2  53  -2
Diaviera       FW   1   8  11  29  21 |  82   0   0   0   0   3   1   0   0   0   0   0  41
I_Gabilondo    FW   2   7   8  27  29 |  94   0   0   0   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0  12
J_Reina        GK  33   2   3   1  18 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
A_Ranocchia    DF   3  27  10   9  30 |  27   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
G_Sigurdsson   MF   2   7  27  14  30 |   7   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
D_DeRossi      MF   3  10  26   4  21 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Juanfran       MF   3   6   7  26  31 |  12   0   0   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0  10
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