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Elite FA Cup, Group C Game 1

Werder Bremen 0 - 3 Manchester Utd

Elite FA Cup Qualifiers 1st Leg Match, Werder Bremen vs. Manchester Utd (Wed Apr 22)


                        Werder Bremen  |  Manchester Utd
                              4-4-2 T  |  5-3-2 E
                       Harry Kleinjan  |  Care Taker Pom
                                       |
                        J_Pavlenka GK  |  GK Lev_Yashin
                         J_Zanetti DF  |  DF K_Gunter
                        J_Ekstrand DF  |  DF G_Johnson
                          F_Beijmo DF  |  DF D_McDonald
                     L_Augustinson DF  |  DF Daley_Blind
                              Park MF  |  DF B_Draghici
                       P_Bargfrede MF  |  MF J_Maria
                          J_Ledley MF  |  MF K_Magennis
                           F_Kainz MF  |  MF B_Harley
                        E_Bergkamp FW  |  FW Cantona
                        E_Stranger FW  |  FW M_Greenwood
                                       |
                        T_Courtois SUB |  SUB S_Brennan
                       N_Moisander SUB |  SUB Varane
                       E_Henderson SUB |  SUB M_Ritchie
                            Calmac SUB |  SUB Bradley_Dack
                        D_Berbatov SUB |  SUB Arnautovic

Referee: F_Brych (Germany)


Min. 1  :(mnu) B_Draghici plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  M_Greenwood decides to go for goal instead!
          ...  M_Greenwood aims for the top right corner !
          ...  J_Pavlenka narrows the angle and turns the ball away to safety
Min. 2  :(wbn) P_Bargfrede sprints down the wing
          ...  He knocks it past the defender into space!
          ...  He puts in a square ball!
          ...  E_Bergkamp runs onto it
          ...  He uses a clever change of direction to go past the defender
          ...  Daley_Blind reads the game well and cuts out the pass!
Min. 3  :(mnu) J_Maria finds Cantona with a perfectly weighted pass
          ...  Cantona hits a crisp volley!
          ...  The shot slips through J_Pavlenka's hands
          ...  But J_Pavlenka recovers to save!
          ...  He got away with that!
Min. 5  :(mnu) J_Maria sidesteps J_Zanetti
          ...  He was too quick for his marker
          ...  J_Ledley with the lunge!!
          ...  And the whistle goes, that's a foul
          ...  F_Brych tells him to calm his game down a bit
Min. 5  :(mnu) B_Harley gets to the bye line
          ...  He puts it into the box
          ...  He finds Cantona
          ...  Cantona hits the shot with the outside of the left foot!
          ...  It hits the outside of the post
          ...  And spins wide
Min. 6  :(mnu) M_Greenwood finds his way through
          ...  That was sheer effort
          ...  M_Greenwood tries to chip the ball over J_Pavlenka!
          ...  J_Pavlenka makes himself big
          ...  Superb Stop !
          ...  Well that one would have delighted him
Min. 7  :(wbn) F_Kainz whips the ball across to E_Bergkamp
          ...  E_Bergkamp runs forward
          ...  He hits the shot!
          ...  Lev_Yashin won't get to that!
          ...  It clips the post!
          ...  And goes wide!
Min. 7  :(wbn) E_Bergkamp finds his way through
          ...  His quick turn fooled D_McDonald
          ...  Daley_Blind rushes in with a poor tackle!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!! He is in the book for that one
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on
Min. 8  :(mnu) B_Harley kills the ball dead
          ...  He sees a team mate in space!
          ...  He plays the ball in to him!
          ...  K_Gunter gets on the end of the pass
          ...  K_Gunter looks to see where J_Pavlenka is!
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  It hits off a defender!
          ...  But goes clear to safety!
Min. 9  :(wbn) Park finds his way through
          ...  He has tremendous pace
          ...  But K_Magennis spotted the danger and cleans up the play
Min. 9  :(mnu) M_Greenwood flicks it over the defenders head
          ...  He showed some great skill there!
          ...  J_Ekstrand stands his ground and wins the tackle
Min. 10 :(mnu) Daley_Blind curls the ball out wide to K_Gunter
          ...  K_Gunter sends it flying towards goal!
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  J_Pavlenka dives desperately to try and save it!!
          ...  He can't get to it!
          ...  But it creeps just wide!!
          ...  The deflection had J_Pavlenka beaten!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  K_Magennis plays it into the danger area!
          ...  K_Gunter gets his head on it
          ...  But it goes wide
Min. 14 :(mnu) J_Maria gets to the by line
          ...  He looks up and lobs in a cross
          ...  Cantona is unmarked
          ...  Cantona strikes a wicked curler !
          ...  It hits the side netting!
          ...  He looks horrified by that miss!
          ...  He puts his face in his hands!
Min. 15 :(mnu) K_Gunter is too quick for the defence
          ...  P_Bargfrede had better start being careful if he continues to tackle like that
Min. 15 :(mnu) K_Gunter with a throw in
          ...  He throws the ball across to Cantona
          ...  Cantona is clean through, he is one on one with J_Pavlenka
          ...  He dinks it over J_Pavlenka
          ...  F_Beijmo gets back to hack it off the line!!
Min. 19 :(mnu) J_Maria with the nod to G_Johnson
          ...  G_Johnson with a thundering shot!
          ...  It hits the side netting!
          ...  He looks horrified by that miss!
          ...  He puts his face in his hands!
Min. 21 :(mnu) B_Harley with a measured pass to Cantona
          ...  J_Zanetti tackles cleanly
Min. 22 :(wbn) J_Ledley cuts the ball back to E_Bergkamp
          ...  G_Johnson reads the situation well and wins the ball
Min. 23 :(mnu) K_Magennis looks around for support
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He knocks a through ball to Daley_Blind
          ...  A vicious shot by Daley_Blind !
          ...  The ball moves through the air!
          ...  J_Pavlenka moves quickly!
          ...  Can he get to this?
          ...  J_Pavlenka catches it with style!
Min. 24 :(mnu) K_Magennis knocks it forward
          ...  E_Bergkamp slips
          ...  J_Maria gets to it!
          ...  J_Maria attempts the shot!
          ...  It goes wide!
          ...  He should have hit the target at least!!
Min. 27 :(mnu) Cantona takes possession
          ...  What can he do here?
          ...  Cantona with a thundering shot!
          ...  J_Pavlenka makes a great save
          ...  But he can't hold onto it!
Min. 33 :(wbn) E_Stranger takes possession on the edge of the box
          ...  Cleaned up by Daley_Blind
Min. 33 :(mnu) M_Greenwood can't keep control of it and loses possession!
          ...  He goes in hard and wins it back!
          ...  He creates some space for an opening!
          ...  M_Greenwood sees J_Pavlenka off his line !
          ...  But J_Pavlenka with the difficult save
Min. 35 :(mnu) The manager shouting something towards his players
          ...  It looks like he's turning things round a bit
          ...  Manchester Utd will now play P
Min. 35 :(mnu) M_Greenwood drives it across the face of the goal B_Harley
          ...  B_Harley could have let it bounce!
          ...  Terrific shot
          ...  It takes a bounce of the defender
          ...  The deflection takes it just wide
          ...  That's unlucky!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  B_Harley plays it into the danger area!
          ...  J_Maria makes a firm connection with his head
          ...  J_Pavlenka just watches it drift out of play!
Min. 36 :(mnu) K_Gunter barges Park off the ball
          ...  F_Beijmo wins control of the ball with his hand!!
          ...  Play On!!
Min. 37 :(wbn) L_Augustinson with the deft touch
          ...  He takes it past G_Johnson
          ...  He knocks it to E_Stranger!
          ...  D_McDonald knocks the ball back to Lev_Yashin
          ...  Ohhhh no!!
          ...  It's gone past Lev_Yashin!
          ...  And just creeps wide!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  The corner is swung in by P_Bargfrede!
          ...  K_Gunter gets up well
          ...  And he heads it away
Min. 37 :(mnu) K_Magennis knocks it forward
          ...  J_Zanetti slips
          ...  Cantona gets to it!
          ...  The ball hits F_Beijmo in the face!
          ...  And goes clear!
Min. 38 :(mnu) J_Maria brings it under control
          ...  He takes on J_Ekstrand
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He puts in Daley_Blind!
          ...  Daley_Blind looks to see where J_Pavlenka is!
          ...  He rifles in the shot!
          ...  But he puts it wide
          ...  He found himself with no room to manoeuvre
Min. 39 :(mnu) Cantona sprints past J_Zanetti
          ...  J_Zanetti goes in hard to win the ball back
Min. 40 :(mnu) M_Greenwood takes advantage of a mistake by J_Ekstrand
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  M_Greenwood with the 40 yard drive !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Superb strike!
          ...  His team mates join him in a celebration
          ...  They dance around his shirt in delight!!
          ...  That's put Manchester Utd in front!
          ...  Werder Bremen 0-1 Manchester Utd ...
Min. 41 :(wbn) F_Beijmo off the woodwork.
          ...  J_Ekstrand picks up the deflection
          ...  B_Draghici robs him of the ball
Min. 41 :(mnu) Cantona takes possession
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  But E_Stranger sees the pass and cuts it out
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 43 :(mnu) K_Gunter works the ball inside
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run
          ...  He plays the ball through to Cantona
          ...  Cantona with a powerful diving header!
          ...  J_Pavlenka makes himself big
          ...  Superb Stop !
          ...  Well that one would have delighted him
Min. 44 :(mnu) Cantona knocks the ball past E_Stranger
          ...  Cantona launches himself head first to connect with the low cross!
          ...  But the ball goes harmlessly wide
Min. 45 :(wbn) A defence splitting pass from F_Kainz to Park
          ...  But he steps on the ball and falls over!
          ...  K_Gunter hits it out for a throw
Min. 45 :(mnu) B_Draghici bursts forward
          ...  B_Draghici fires a shot at goal !
          ...  It hits off a defender!
          ...  But goes clear to safety!
Min. 46 :(mnu) Cantona has the ball on the wing
          ...  He knocks the ball past the defender!
          ...  He has some space now!
          ...  F_Kainz with a bad challenge
          ...  There's no place in the game for that kind of challenge
          ...  F_Brych calls him for a talk
          ...  It's just a warning
Min. 46 :(mnu) K_Magennis runs with the ball to the corner flag
          ...  He plays the ball across to B_Draghici
          ...  B_Draghici drives it towards goal !
          ...  But J_Pavlenka just gets his fingers to that one
          ...  F_Brych has given a goal kick
          ...  He's not having the best of days !
Min. 47 :(mnu) G_Johnson with the deft touch
          ...  He takes it past L_Augustinson
          ...  He knocks it to Cantona!
          ...  Cantona hits the shot with the inside of the left foot!
          ...  But J_Pavlenka just gets his fingers to that one
          ...  F_Brych has given a goal kick
          ...  He's not having the best of days !

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Werder Bremen 0-1 Manchester Utd

Min. 46 :(mnu) K_Gunter runs at L_Augustinson
          ...  The defender slips and falls over
          ...  K_Gunter tries to chip the ball over J_Pavlenka!
          ...  But J_Pavlenka makes a superb stop down low.
Min. 47 :(mnu) Daley_Blind with the nod to M_Greenwood
          ...  F_Beijmo stands his ground and wins the tackle
Min. 49 :(mnu) B_Harley finds the run of J_Maria
          ...  The cross hits J_Maria on the butt and rebounds towards goal !
          ...  The shot slips through J_Pavlenka's hands
          ...  But goes wide!
          ...  He got away with that!
          ...  Goal kick given! That looked like a corner to me
Min. 50 :(mnu) M_Greenwood runs at F_Beijmo
          ...  He takes it past him
          ...  M_Greenwood with the header !
          ...  J_Pavlenka gets his fingertips to it
          ...  It's pushed around the post to safety
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  B_Harley lofts the ball in!
          ...  F_Kainz wins the ball
          ...  And he heads it away
Min. 51 :(wbn) E_Stranger beats G_Johnson
          ...  His quick feet took him past the defender
          ...  K_Magennis with a deliberate foul
          ...  He should be jailed for that
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll be off if he does that again
Min. 52 :(mnu) Cantona breaks clear of the defence!
          ...  He is clean through on J_Pavlenka!
          ...  J_Ledley brings him down!
          ...  He's been sent off!!
          ...  RED CARD!!
Min. 55 :(mnu) Varane is being brought on
          ...  G_Johnson is leaving the pitch
          ...  Looks like the substitute will play DF
Min. 55 :(wbn) Park plays a long ball to E_Stranger
          ...  But D_McDonald spotted the danger and cleans up the play
Min. 57 :(mnu) J_Maria looks for options
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He knocks a through ball to B_Harley
          ...  A great volley from B_Harley !
          ...  But it's hit the defender and went out for a corner
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Daley_Blind crosses it in!
          ...  J_Pavlenka comes out and claims it!
Min. 58 :(mnu) B_Harley slides the ball across to Cantona
          ...  J_Zanetti bundles the player over!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
          ...  The ref looks across to his assistant!
          ...  Play on!
Min. 59 :(mnu) J_Maria finds his way through
          ...  He bears down on goal
          ...  A left-footer by J_Maria !
          ...  J_Pavlenka gathers it easily
Min. 60 :(mnu) Arnautovic will replace Cantona and play FW
Min. 60 :(wbn) Park with a one-touch layoff to E_Stranger
          ...  But he steps on the ball and falls over!
          ...  D_McDonald looks embarrassed to take the ball off him!
Min. 62 :(wbn) The ball is passed in from P_Bargfrede, he finds L_Augustinson
          ...  D_McDonald gets in the way and wins the ball
Min. 63 :(mnu) Arnautovic with a one-touch layoff to M_Greenwood
          ...  M_Greenwood with a powerful header !
          ...  He hits the side netting
Min. 64 :(wbn) P_Bargfrede wins possession
          ...  He plays the ball across to E_Stranger
          ...  But B_Draghici will cut out the threat
Min. 65 :(mnu) a big roar from the crowd as M_Ritchie comes on for K_Magennis to play MF
Min. 65 :(mnu) Manchester Utd switch to playing C
Min. 65 :(mnu) D_McDonald puts in Arnautovic
          ...  Arnautovic tries one from the edge of the box !
          ...  J_Pavlenka blocks the shot with his legs
          ...  And he gathers it!
Min. 69 :(wbn) F_Kainz unselfishly heads the ball back to E_Bergkamp
          ...  K_Gunter with a superb challenge
          ...  The referee has given the free kick the other way!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!! He is in the book for that one
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on
Min. 71 :(wbn) E_Bergkamp steps over the ball
          ...  He nutmegs K_Gunter
          ...  That a lovely piece of trickery
          ...  B_Draghici with a perfectly timed tackle
Min. 75 :(wbn) E_Bergkamp beats D_McDonald
          ...  He muscled him off the ball
          ...  B_Harley with an inch perfect tackle
          ...  The whistle has gone! Incredible!
          ...  He gets a YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on
Min. 77 :(mnu) B_Harley runs at P_Bargfrede
          ...  He takes it past him
          ...  But J_Ekstrand slides in two footed.
          ...  F_Brych has a look but waves "Play On!"
Min. 80 :(mnu) J_Maria pass splits open the defence
          ...  What a ball!
          ...  M_Greenwood is clean through!
          ...  M_Greenwood drives the ball low !
          ...  J_Pavlenka saves it but to be fair he didn't have to move for that one
Min. 82 :(mnu) M_Greenwood pauses and waits for support
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  J_Ekstrand with the tackle
          ...  He came to the rescue there!
Min. 83 :(mnu) D_McDonald sidesteps his marker
          ...  He showed great skill there
          ...  D_McDonald looks to see where J_Pavlenka is!
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  He couldn't have struck it more sweetly!!
          ...  But it sails past the post !!
          ...  J_Pavlenka never had a chance!
Min. 85 :(mnu) D_McDonald is first to the loose ball
          ...  He plays the ball across to Daley_Blind
          ...  Daley_Blind sights up the goal
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  It hits off a defender!
          ...  J_Pavlenka is wrong footed!
          ...  It drifts just wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  J_Maria swings it in!
          ...  J_Ekstrand reads it
          ...  He clears the danger
Min. 86 :(mnu) K_Gunter controls it well
          ...  He nutmegs L_Augustinson
          ...  He puts in Varane!
          ...  Varane has time and space!
          ...  He tries the lob!
          ...  But J_Pavlenka smothers the ball.
Min. 88 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 88 :(wbn) E_Bergkamp turns on a sixpence
          ...  But Daley_Blind barges him off the ball
Min. 88 :(mnu) B_Harley with the deft touch
          ...  He takes it past J_Ekstrand
          ...  He knocks it to J_Maria!
          ...  J_Maria rifles it at the goal !
          ...  J_Pavlenka falls over
          ...  He recovers to tip it onto the post!
          ...  But it hits his back!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Unlucky!
          ...  The Manchester Utd fans start to taunt him now!
          ...  Werder Bremen 0-2 Manchester Utd ...
Min. 91 :(mnu) M_Greenwood sidesteps J_Zanetti
          ...  He was too quick for his marker
          ...  M_Greenwood aiming for the bottom corner !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  It was a top drawer goal
          ...  Werder Bremen 0-3 Manchester Utd ...

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Weser Stadium
Attendance           : 98,120
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Werder Bremen Match Info
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Best player          : F_Kainz
Scorers              : N/A
Sent Off             : J_Ledley (52)
Booked               : N/A
Injured              : N/A
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Manchester Utd Match Info
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Best player          : M_Greenwood (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : M_Greenwood (40,91), J_Maria (88)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : Daley_Blind (7), K_Magennis (51), K_Gunter (69), B_Harley (75)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                           Werder Bremen  | Manchester Utd
Attempts on Goal     :           1        |       36
Off target           :           1        |       17
On target            :           0        |       19
Possession           :          17        |       83
Corners              :           1        |       5
Red Cards            :           1        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           0        |       4
Subs Used            :           0        |       3
Fouls                :           7        |       14
Key Tackles          :          10        |       13
Key Passes           :          11        |       27
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Final Score          : Werder Bremen 0 - 3 Manchester Utd
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Player Statistics - Werder Bremen
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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J_Pavlenka     GK  32   3   1   2  21 |  94  16   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  30   0   0   0
J_Zanetti      DF   1  30  12  10  41 |  94   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  60   0   0
J_Ekstrand     DF   1  29  11   7  22 |  94   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  80   0   0
F_Beijmo       DF   3  28  12   8  22 |  94   0   3   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  60  10   0
L_Augustinson  DF   2  28   7   6  23 |  94   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
Park           MF   1   6  30   9  23 |  94   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0
P_Bargfrede    MF   3   6  30   7  32 |  94   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  30   0
J_Ledley       MF   1   6  28  16  30 |  54   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   1   0 -10   0 -10
F_Kainz        MF   3   6  28  14  33 |  94   0   1   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10 -20
E_Bergkamp     FW   3  10   6  29  34 |  94   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
E_Stranger     FW   2   9   8  29  20 |  94   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0
T_Courtois     GK  29   1   2   3  22 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
N_Moisander    DF   2  26   9  10  21 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
E_Henderson    DF   2  26   8   7  21 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Calmac         MF   2   7  27  10  30 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
D_Berbatov     FW   2   9   8  27  37 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

Player Statistics - Manchester Utd
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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Lev_Yashin     GK  29   1   3   2  32 |  94   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0   0
K_Gunter       DF   2  26   7  10  22 |  94   0   2   3   0   4   0   1   0   0  78  28   8
G_Johnson      DF   1  26   8   7  18 |  57   0   1   1   0   1   0   0   0   0  20  10   0
D_McDonald     DF   1  26   8   8  21 |  94   0   4   2   0   1   0   0   0   0  80  20   0
Daley_Blind    DF   3  25  10   7  12 |  94   0   3   2   0   3   0   1   0   0  58  18   8
B_Draghici     DF   2  25  10   5  42 |  94   0   3   1   0   2   0   0   0   0  60  10  10
J_Maria        MF   3   8  27   9  32 |  94   0   0   6   0   5   1   0   0   0   0  60  45
K_Magennis     MF   3   4  27   6  30 |  67   0   1   4   0   0   0   1   0   0  18  38  -2
B_Harley       MF   1   7  26   7  33 |  94   0   0   6   1   2   0   1   0   0  18  98  18
Cantona        FW   1   5   9  28  13 |  62   0   0   0   0   8   0   0   0   0   0   0  50
M_Greenwood    FW   2   8   8  27  22 |  94   0   0   1   0   8   2   0   0   0   0  10 120
S_Brennan      GK  27   2   4   1  32 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Varane         DF   2  25   9   6  10 |  37   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  20  20  30
M_Ritchie      MF   1  12  25   7  23 |  27   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Bradley_Dack   MF   2   9  25   9  21 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Arnautovic     FW   1   7   5  26  11 |  32   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10  10
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