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Elite FA Cup, Group B Game 2

Lyon 3 - 0 Manchester City

Elite FA Cup Qualifiers 2nd Leg Match, Lyon vs. Manchester City (Wed Nov 20)


                                 Lyon  |  Manchester City
                              4-4-2 P  |  4-3-1-2 C
                           Care Taker  |  Tony McCleary
                                       |
                        G_Pagliuca GK  |  GK Hugo_Lloris
                           P_Jones DF  |  DF C_Fuchs
                         T_Butcher DF  |  DF D_Gallagher
                         L_Amoroso DF  |  DF W_Reid
                         A_Girrese DF  |  DF K_Orsi
                            Didier MF  |  MF Caoimhin_Og
                            Ribery MF  |  MF S_Pittman
                           P_Pogba MF  |  MF Bebeto
                            M_Ball MF  |  AM Boriska
                        D_Rortugal FW  |  FW L_Griffiths
                         Dyorkaeff FW  |  FW Sobhi
                                       |
                            Coupet SUB |  SUB Cloisten
                     T_Alderweirel SUB |  SUB La_Huntellio
                           J_Fleck SUB |  SUB Jumbalia
                          A_Karnak SUB |  SUB Thiago_C
                           D_Costa SUB |  SUB JobLot

Referee: S_Farina (Italy)


Min. 1  :(lyn) Didier controls the ball with a deft piece of skill
          ...  He plays the ball out to the right!
          ...  Dyorkaeff gets onto the end of the pass!
          ...  Dyorkaeff uses the inside of his foot to curl a shot!
          ...  Hugo_Lloris parries it
Min. 3  :(mnc) S_Pittman finds Sobhi in acres of space
          ...  Sobhi with only one thing on his mind!
          ...  He hits the ball towards goal!
          ...  G_Pagliuca with a superb tip around the post
          ...  When he's on his game he's one of the best in the league
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Bebeto plays it into the danger area!
          ...  It comes to K_Orsi
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  G_Pagliuca with a fantastic point blank save
          ...  He showed great Reflexes there
Min. 3  :(lyn) D_Rortugal takes advantage of a mistake by W_Reid
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  S_Pittman tugs on his opponent's shirt!!
          ...  S_Farina has stopped play
          ...  Well spotted by S_Farina!
          ...  It's a yellow, and rightly so
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 7  :(lyn) M_Ball slides the ball across to D_Rortugal
          ...  But C_Fuchs reads the situation well and wins the ball
Min. 12 :(lyn) D_Rortugal looks around for some movement
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to T_Butcher
          ...  T_Butcher swings in the shot!
          ...  Hugo_Lloris blocks the shot with his legs
          ...  It goes clear!
Min. 15 :(lyn) M_Ball slides it through the middle to Dyorkaeff
          ...  A left-footer by Dyorkaeff !
          ...  The ball moves through the air!
          ...  Hugo_Lloris moves quickly!
          ...  Can he get to this?
          ...  It's beaten him!
          ...  But it thumps the post!!
          ...  And goes out!
Min. 17 :(mnc) Sobhi picks up a loose ball
          ...  A skilful effort from Sobhi !
          ...  G_Pagliuca parries it
          ...  The defender clears it
Min. 21 :(mnc) W_Reid finds the space intelligently
          ...  W_Reid with the diving header !
          ...  He had to be brave there
          ...  It hits the bar and goes over
          ...  Well, sometimes they go in, sometimes they don't
Min. 22 :(lyn) Ribery flicks it past Sobhi
          ...  He runs forward
          ...  Ribery with a terrific drive !
          ...  But Hugo_Lloris gets down well to tip the ball wide
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  M_Ball lofts the ball in!
          ...  Hugo_Lloris makes the catch!
Min. 25 :(lyn) D_Rortugal is first to the loose ball
          ...  Boriska makes the challenge and clears the ball
          ...  But it drifts out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Didier curls it into the box!
          ...  The ball finds its way to P_Pogba
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  Hugo_Lloris parries it
Min. 26 :(mnc) Boriska sprints down the flank
          ...  He threads the ball in to K_Orsi
          ...  T_Butcher reads the situation well and wins the ball
Min. 27 :(lyn) T_Butcher knocks it past K_Orsi and runs onto it
          ...  He showed great skill and pace there
          ...  A thundering drive by T_Butcher !
          ...  Hugo_Lloris is beaten!
          ...  It hits the bar!!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Superb finish!
          ...  Lyon go in front now with that goal!
          ...  Lyon 1-0 Manchester City ...
Min. 30 :(lyn) T_Butcher turns past the defender
          ...  He has created space for himself now
          ...  A scorcher of a shot from T_Butcher !
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  Hugo_Lloris dives desperately to try and save it!!
          ...  He can't get to it!
          ...  But it creeps just wide!!
          ...  The deflection had Hugo_Lloris beaten!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Didier chips the ball in towards the back post!
          ...  W_Reid wins the ball
          ...  And he heads it away
Min. 31 :(lyn) Ribery with the heel pass to Dyorkaeff
          ...  L_Griffiths brings him down from behind!
          ...  But the ref gives nothing!
Min. 32 :(lyn) Dyorkaeff flicks it over K_Orsi's head
          ...  He showed some great skill there!
          ...  W_Reid reads him well and hoofs it clear
Min. 34 :(lyn) Dyorkaeff finds his way through
          ...  He bent his run well
          ...  But he steps on the ball and falls over!
          ...  C_Fuchs looks embarrassed to take the ball off him!
Min. 38 :(mnc) L_Griffiths controls it with ease
          ...  L_Griffiths with the shot !
          ...  OOOOHHHHH!!!!
          ...  It's wide!
          ...  That was a dismal effort!
          ...  He should have buried that!
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th referee signals that there is 1 minute of time to be added on
Min. 43 :(mnc) Sobhi gets the ball on the wing
          ...  He cuts inside A_Girrese!
          ...  He has some space now!
          ...  Sobhi aims the cheeky shot at goal!
          ...  The fans get off there seats!
          ...  G_Pagliuca plucks the ball out of the air
          ...  Good goalkeeping there!
Min. 43 :(lyn) L_Amoroso chests it down
          ...  Sobhi had better start being careful if he continues to tackle like that
          ...  S_Farina warns him
Min. 46 :(lyn) Dyorkaeff runs forward
          ...  Dyorkaeff strikes a wicked curler !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  The crowd goes wild !
          ...  Lyon 2-0 Manchester City ...

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Lyon 2-0 Manchester City

Min. 46 :(mnc) W_Reid looks around for some movement
          ...  He knocks the ball across to L_Griffiths
          ...  L_Griffiths has his eyes on the goal!
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  It's beaten G_Pagliuca
          ...  It goes wide !!
Min. 47 :(mnc) W_Reid jumps over L_Amoroso's challenge
          ...  W_Reid chases it through, he must score !
          ...  G_Pagliuca parries it
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Boriska crosses it in!
          ...  G_Pagliuca easily catches it!
Min. 49 :(lyn) P_Jones looks for options
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to Dyorkaeff
          ...  W_Reid slides in hard!
          ...  And knocks the ball out for a throw!
Min. 50 :(lyn) M_Ball passes the ball to D_Rortugal
          ...  But he steps on the ball and falls over!
          ...  Bebeto hits it out for a throw
Min. 50 :(mnc) D_Gallagher is taking a throw in
          ...  He is taking a run up at it!
          ...  He throws it long to Boriska
          ...  Boriska tries to beat G_Pagliuca from outside the area!
          ...  G_Pagliuca makes the save
          ...  He hits the ball up field!
Min. 51 :(lyn) M_Ball hoists the ball across to D_Rortugal
          ...  K_Orsi with the tackle
Min. 55 :(lyn) T_Alderweirel comes on for L_Amoroso and will play DF to the delight of the fans
Min. 62 :(lyn) Didier has it now
          ...  He takes on D_Gallagher
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He puts in D_Rortugal!
          ...  S_Pittman slices it
          ...  Hugo_Lloris moves quickly!!
          ...  He can't get there!
          ...  It inches just wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  P_Pogba crosses it in!
          ...  It is cleared by K_Orsi
Min. 63 :(mnc) Boriska breaks clear of the defence!
          ...  He is clean through on G_Pagliuca!
          ...  T_Alderweirel brings him down!
          ...  He could be off!!
          ...  S_Farina calls him over
          ...  The ref is taking his time with him!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 65 :(lyn) A_Karnak will replace the useless Ribery and will play MF
Min. 69 :(lyn) M_Ball finds D_Rortugal on the edge of the box
          ...  D_Rortugal heads the ball towards goal !
          ...  Hugo_Lloris beats the ball away
Min. 69 :(mnc) The defender loses control of the ball!
          ...  Caoimhin_Og seizes control of it and thinks about the shot
          ...  A thundering drive by Caoimhin_Og !
          ...  He couldn't have struck it more sweetly!!
          ...  But it sails past the post !!
          ...  G_Pagliuca never had a chance!
Min. 74 :(mnc) W_Reid comes to collect the ball
          ...  Great turn!!!
          ...  Superb play
          ...  W_Reid drives the shot in!
          ...  G_Pagliuca gets his fingertips to it
Min. 75 :(lyn) D_Costa is being brought on
          ...  D_Rortugal is leaving the pitch
          ...  He looks disappointed that he won't be continuing
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play FW
Min. 75 :(lyn) P_Pogba can't find space for the shot
          ...  He slips it through to T_Butcher
          ...  W_Reid with an awful challenge
          ...  I don't think he meant anything other than trying to get the ball
          ...  He gets a YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 76 :(mnc) Bebeto is out on the left
          ...  He moves the ball right to L_Griffiths
          ...  L_Griffiths with the cheeky shot!
          ...  G_Pagliuca with the acrobatic save
          ...  Well saved
Min. 76 :(lyn) T_Alderweirel 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!
          ...  His team mate plays the through ball for him!
          ...  S_Pittman goes in studs first
          ...  That's his second ! Sent off !
          ...  He is furious with the referee!
          ...  But his players drag him off!
          ...  FREE KICK
          ...  Just inside there own half
          ...  P_Jones passes to A_Karnak
          ...  But he loses control of it
          ...  D_Gallagher hits it out for a throw
Min. 77 :(lyn) P_Pogba 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_Costa receives the pass and heads towards the goal
          ...  D_Costa tries the shot !
          ...  But he somehow misses
          ...  That was a woeful effort
Min. 81 :(mnc) Bebeto hits the ball through the heart of the defence
          ...  L_Griffiths latches onto it!
          ...  D_Costa forces him off the ball
Min. 82 :(mnc) La_Huntellio is going to be brought on
          ...  D_Gallagher is leaving the pitch
          ...  He hasn't had the best of games today
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DF
Min. 82 :(mnc) Thiago_C comes on for Caoimhin_Og and will play MF to the delight of the fans
Min. 82 :(mnc) Up goes the substitution board - JobLot on for Sobhi as a FW
Min. 82 :(mnc) Bebeto drives it across the face of the goal W_Reid
          ...  T_Butcher takes the ball and the player!!
          ...  But the ref waves play on!!
Min. 86 :(lyn) A_Karnak looks around for support
          ...  He knocks the ball across to Didier
          ...  Didier tries the lob from 30 yards !
          ...  Hugo_Lloris can't get to it!
          ...  OH! It drifts wide!
          ...  Hugo_Lloris has a smile on his face
          ...  Did he know that was going wide?
Min. 86 :(lyn) T_Butcher sprints past C_Fuchs
          ...  Boriska with the dive
          ...  There's no room in the game for that!
          ...  S_Farina calls him over
          ...  He's told to calm down
          ...  Tony McCleary looks relieved
Min. 88 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there are 3 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 88 :(lyn) D_Costa jumps over K_Orsi's challenge
          ...  Oh, beautiful nutmeg
          ...  He's clean through
          ...  C_Fuchs goes in stud's first
          ...  The fans are chanting "OFF!!! OFF!!!
          ...  S_Farina calls him over
          ...  He's told to calm down
          ...  Tony McCleary looks relieved
Min. 89 :(lyn) M_Ball runs down the flank
          ...  He threads the ball in to D_Costa
          ...  La_Huntellio plays it back
          ...  Hugo_Lloris slips!!
          ...  It goes just wide
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Didier drives it into the box!
          ...  D_Costa with the header
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Superb strike!
          ...  His team mates join him in a celebration
          ...  They dance around his shirt in delight!!
          ...  Lyon 3-0 Manchester City ...

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Groupama Stadium
Attendance           : 80,000
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Lyon Match Info
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Best player          : T_Butcher (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : T_Butcher (27), Dyorkaeff (46), D_Costa (89)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : T_Alderweirel (63)
Injured              : N/A
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Manchester City Match Info
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Best player          : Bebeto
Scorers              : N/A
Sent Off             : S_Pittman (76)
Booked               : W_Reid (75)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                               Lyon       | Manchester City
Attempts on Goal     :          12        |       12
Off target           :           4        |       4
On target            :           8        |       8
Possession           :          52        |       48
Corners              :           5        |       2
Red Cards            :           0        |       1
Yellow Cards         :           1        |       1
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :           4        |       10
Key Tackles          :           3        |       11
Key Passes           :          14        |       7
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Final Score          : Lyon 3 - 0 Manchester City
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Player Statistics - Lyon
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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G_Pagliuca     GK  36   5   5   2  23 |  94   9   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 105   0   0   0
P_Jones        DF   2  28  12   6  28 |  94   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  40  10   0
T_Butcher      DF   2  28   9   7  23 |  94   0   2   0   0   3   1   0   0   0  40   0  46
L_Amoroso      DF   2  27   6   9  11 |  56   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
A_Girrese      DF   1  27   8   8  32 |  94   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Didier         MF   3   6  30   8  33 |  94   0   0   2   1   1   0   0   0   0   0  40   1
Ribery         MF   1   7  29  10  33 |  66   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10  10
P_Pogba        MF   2   8  26  13  21 |  94   0   0   2   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  20  10
M_Ball         MF   2  12  26   4  23 |  94   0   0   6   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  60   0
D_Rortugal     FW   3  10   9  30  21 |  76   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  10  10
Dyorkaeff      FW   1   7   8  28  23 |  94   0   0   0   0   3   1   0   0   0  20  20  66
Coupet         GK  29   3   1   3  22 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
T_Alderweirel  DF   1  28   8   9  31 |  38   0   0   0   0   0   0   1   0   0  -2  -2  -2
J_Fleck        MF   1   6  27   7  31 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
A_Karnak       MF   3   4  26  15  31 |  28   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
D_Costa        FW   3   7   9  25  42 |  18   0   1   0   0   2   1   0   0   0  20   0  36

Player Statistics - Manchester City
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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Hugo_Lloris    GK  33   3   2   3  13 |  94   6   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
C_Fuchs        DF   2  29   8  10  32 |  94   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
D_Gallagher    DF   1  29   8   9  43 |  83   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  10   0
W_Reid         DF   2  28   7   9  41 |  94   0   3   1   0   3   0   1   0   0  58   8  19
K_Orsi         DF   1  23   8   5  31 |  94   0   2   0   0   1   0   0   0   0  40   0  10
Caoimhin_Og    MF   2   8  30   8  32 |  83   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
S_Pittman      MF   3   9  29  11  40 |  77   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   1   0  10   0 -10
Bebeto         MF   1   9  28   7  30 |  94   0   1   3   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  30   0
Boriska        AM   1   8  24  17  22 |  94   0   1   1   0   1   0   0   0   0   0 -10 -10
L_Griffiths    FW   2   9   4  26  31 |  94   0   1   0   0   3   0   0   0   0  20   0  12
Sobhi          FW   2   7   7  25  21 |  83   0   0   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0  30
Cloisten       GK  19   3   3   1  31 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
La_Huntellio   DF   2  27   7   9  20 |  11   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 -20 -20
Jumbalia       DF   2  25   8  10  33 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Thiago_C       MF   1  10  26   9  21 |  11   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
JobLot         FW   3   5  11  26  30 |  11   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
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