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Elite FA Cup, Group Game 1

Schalke 04 2 - 3 Inter Milan

Elite FA Cup Qualifiers 1st Leg Match, Schalke 04 vs. Inter Milan (Mon Nov 04)


                           Schalke 04  |  Inter Milan
                              4-5-1 A  |  4-4-2 A
                           Andy Banks  |  Dragan Lobozinski
                                       |
                            Rafael GK  |  GK A_Peruzzi
                          D_A_Cole DF  |  DF F_Fazio
                       Tommy_Smith DF  |  DF G_Angella
                          S_Pearce DF  |  DF J_Tavernier
                       R_Carlos_Jr DF  |  DF J_Ekstrand
                       Hans_Gruber MF  |  MF Luis_Garcia
                           Adriano MF  |  MF D_Savicevic
                            Calmac MF  |  MF G_Sigurdsson
                        B_Charlton MF  |  MF P_Naldini
                             V_Lei MF  |  FW F_Inzaghi
                         J_A_Vardy FW  |  FW I_Gabilondo
                                       |
                           P_Kenny SUB |  SUB A_Capivara
                          D_Abdoun SUB |  SUB Eirik_Silva
                      Bradley_Dack SUB |  SUB D_DeRossi
                        Ru_B_Perry SUB |  SUB R_Donadoni
                        J_Cummings SUB |  SUB Juanfran

Referee: F_Brych (Germany)


Min. 5  :(shk) A_Peruzzi miss-kicks!
          ...  Hans_Gruber is through!
          ...  Hans_Gruber unleashes a pile driver !
          ...  A_Peruzzi gets his fingertips to it
          ...  He pushes it on to the post
          ...  The defender clears the loose ball
Min. 8  :(irm) P_Naldini with a precise ball to Luis_Garcia
          ...  Brilliantly taken away by Tommy_Smith !!
          ...  Any youngsters out there should be taking notes
Min. 10 :(shk) Hans_Gruber with a glorious 60-yard pass to J_A_Vardy
          ...  A thundering drive by J_A_Vardy !
          ...  A_Peruzzi saves it
          ...  He got his body behind the ball there
Min. 12 :(shk) Tommy_Smith takes possession
          ...  He looks up
          ...  He's in acres of space
          ...  Tommy_Smith has his eyes on the goal!
          ...  He fires the ball goal ward!
          ...  A_Peruzzi is beaten!
          ...  It hits the bar!!
          ...  And goes clear
Min. 15 :(irm) G_Sigurdsson takes on S_Pearce
          ...  He runs past him
          ...  B_Charlton with a terrible tackle
          ...  F_Brych will just give him a speaking to
Min. 16 :(shk) Hans_Gruber with an intelligent ball to B_Charlton
          ...  B_Charlton with a powerful diving header!
          ...  A_Peruzzi was lucky there
Min. 22 :(shk) D_A_Cole jumps over G_Angella's challenge
          ...  Oh, beautiful nutmeg
          ...  He's clean through
          ...  Well executed sliding challenge from Luis_Garcia
          ...  It goes out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Adriano chips the ball in towards the far post!
          ...  G_Angella reads it well and clears the danger
Min. 23 :(shk) B_Charlton beats one
          ...  Goes past the second
          ...  He keeps going
          ...  fantastic skill!!
          ...  J_Ekstrand gets to the ball first
Min. 23 :(irm) F_Inzaghi runs at the defender
          ...  The defender slips and falls over
          ...  F_Inzaghi swings in the shot!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Runs off and slides on his knees!!
          ...  The fans go wild!
          ...  Inter Milan go in front now with that goal!
          ...  Schalke 04 0-1 Inter Milan ...
Min. 24 :(shk) Schalke 04's manager orders his side to play N
Min. 25 :(shk) S_Pearce takes advantage of a mistake by J_Ekstrand
          ...  It's a lucky break
          ...  Luis_Garcia bundles the player over!!
          ...  That's a foul!!
          ...  The ref looks across to his assistant!
          ...  Play on!
Min. 26 :(shk) Hans_Gruber has the ball on the wing
          ...  He takes it past F_Inzaghi
          ...  He knocks it to D_A_Cole!
          ...  D_A_Cole tries to chip the ball over A_Peruzzi!
          ...  It takes a deflection!
          ...  A_Peruzzi is wrong footed!
          ...  It drifts just wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  V_Lei floats the ball in!
          ...  J_Tavernier wins the ball
          ...  And he clears the danger
Min. 26 :(irm) J_Tavernier controls the ball with a deft piece of skill
          ...  He plays the ball out to the right!
          ...  F_Inzaghi gets onto the end of the pass!
          ...  D_A_Cole plays the back pass
          ...  Rafael can't get to it!!
          ...  It goes just wide!!
          ...  Look at the relief on his face!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Luis_Garcia drives it into the box!
          ...  The ball finds its way to P_Naldini
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  But it goes wide of the post
Min. 27 :(shk) Tommy_Smith sidesteps F_Fazio
          ...  That was too easy
          ...  A delicate header from Tommy_Smith !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  A_Peruzzi looks dejected
          ...  That's pulled Schalke 04 level!
          ...  Schalke 04 1-1 Inter Milan ...
Min. 28 :(shk) Schalke 04 will now play A
Min. 28 :(irm) J_Ekstrand turns nicely onto the ball
          ...  But S_Pearce will cut out the threat
Min. 30 :(shk) V_Lei looks for options
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He knocks a through ball to B_Charlton
          ...  Luis_Garcia takes the player down!!
          ...  That's a poor tackle!
          ...  Shown a YELLOW CARD!!
Min. 32 :(irm) Luis_Garcia with the heel pass to I_Gabilondo
          ...  S_Pearce wins the ball with a superb sliding challenge
          ...  It goes out of play
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  D_Savicevic swings it in!
          ...  G_Angella gets a shot in
          ...  But Rafael punches it away
          ...  He commands his area so well
Min. 33 :(shk) Calmac spots J_A_Vardy who is in acres of space
          ...  J_A_Vardy with a low drive through the rain!
          ...  Wide of goal
Min. 37 :(shk) Calmac brings the ball into the opposing area
          ...  Adriano makes himself available
          ...  F_Fazio slides in hard!
          ...  And knocks the ball out for a throw!
Min. 38 :(shk) Hans_Gruber lays the ball back to J_A_Vardy
          ...  J_A_Vardy hits a curling shot!
          ...  Brilliant save from A_Peruzzi
          ...  That must have impressed his national manager sitting in the stands
Min. 39 :(shk) S_Pearce with the dribble
          ...  S_Pearce hits a curling shot!
          ...  The shot deflects wide into the crowd!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  B_Charlton chips the ball in towards the far post!
          ...  A_Peruzzi comes out and claims it!
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 4 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 44 :(shk) Adriano retreats under pressure
          ...  He hits the ball up field
          ...  B_Charlton latches onto the end of it
          ...  F_Fazio cuts out the pass
          ...  That was close!
Min. 46 :(irm) F_Inzaghi sprints past Hans_Gruber
          ...  F_Inzaghi hits the ball first time!
          ...  He could have let that bounce
          ...  It takes a deflection!
          ...  But flies wide of the post!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  P_Naldini floats the ball in!
          ...  I_Gabilondo with the header
          ...  Rafael guesses right
Min. 47 :(shk) Tommy_Smith tries to clear it
          ...  He has miskicked it!!!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  He has put it into his own net!!
          ...  Schalke 04 1-2 Inter Milan ...
Min. 48 :(shk) It seems Schalke 04 are making a tactical change to N
Min. 48 :(shk) J_A_Vardy steps over the ball
          ...  He nutmegs G_Angella
          ...  That a lovely piece of trickery
          ...  J_A_Vardy hits it
          ...  This one could go anywhere !
          ...  He hits the side netting

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Schalke 04 1-2 Inter Milan

Min. 48 :(shk) J_A_Vardy pushes it past G_Angella
          ...  J_Tavernier reads the situation well and wins the ball
          ...  But it goes out
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  V_Lei swings it in!
          ...  The ball finds its way to Tommy_Smith
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  A_Peruzzi falls over
          ...  But A_Peruzzi is relieved to watch it go out of play!
Min. 53 :(shk) S_Pearce spits at F_Fazio
          ...  He's in trouble here!!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!
          ...  He deserved that! And was lucky it wasn't more!
Min. 57 :(irm) D_Savicevic retreats under pressure
          ...  He hoofs the ball up field
          ...  P_Naldini gets on the end of it
          ...  A skilful effort from P_Naldini !
          ...  Rafael with a great save
          ...  And he holds onto it as well!
Min. 59 :(irm) Luis_Garcia looks for options
          ...  He sees a man in space!
          ...  He hits the ball up to G_Angella
          ...  G_Angella with the strike !
          ...  But he's missed it!
          ...  He couldn't hit a cow's arse with a banjo
Min. 65 :(irm) I_Gabilondo takes advantage of a defensive mistake
          ...  That mistake could prove costly
          ...  I_Gabilondo with the cheeky shot!
          ...  Rafael parries it, he follows it up
          ...  And Rafael recovers to save!!
Min. 67 :(irm) Luis_Garcia unselfishly lays the ball back to I_Gabilondo
          ...  I_Gabilondo is clean through, he is one on one with Rafael
          ...  He rounds Rafael
          ...  He taps it towards the goal!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Schalke 04 1-3 Inter Milan ...
Min. 68 :(shk) Schalke 04 altered their play to a C strategy
Min. 71 :(irm) I_Gabilondo sprints forward with the ball
          ...  Tommy_Smith with the tackle
          ...  He came to the rescue there!
Min. 72 :(irm) Luis_Garcia looks for options
          ...  He knocks the ball across to F_Inzaghi
          ...  V_Lei with an ugly foul
          ...  That was a deliberate act that deserves punishment
          ...  F_Brych shows him a YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  He'll need to be careful from now on!
Min. 73 :(shk) R_Carlos_Jr gets to the by line and finds J_A_Vardy with a beautiful cross
          ...  J_Tavernier reads the situation well and wins the ball
Min. 75 :(shk) V_Lei finds J_A_Vardy in the box
          ...  But J_Ekstrand wins the ball with a sliding challenge
Min. 76 :(irm) D_Savicevic with a flicked pass to I_Gabilondo
          ...  But D_A_Cole comes away with the ball
          ...  Excellent defending there!
Min. 78 :(shk) Calmac feeds the ball through the middle
          ...  V_Lei runs onto it
          ...  He uses a clever change of direction to go past the defender
          ...  J_Tavernier forces him off the ball
Min. 78 :(irm) J_Tavernier cuts inside R_Carlos_Jr
          ...  He worked that well
          ...  J_Tavernier with a scorcher of a shot !
          ...  Rafael dives towards his top let hand corner
          ...  He's pushed that one just around the goal
          ...  Super Stop !
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  The corner is swung in by G_Sigurdsson!
          ...  F_Inzaghi swings a leg at it!
          ...  OOOOHHHHH!!!!
          ...  Unbelievable!!!
          ...  It's gone wide
Min. 78 :(shk) B_Charlton steps over the ball
          ...  He nutmegs J_Ekstrand
          ...  That a lovely piece of trickery
          ...  P_Naldini with a pull on the shirt
          ...  F_Brych wants a quiet word
Min. 79 :(shk) V_Lei floats the ball in to find Tommy_Smith
          ...  J_Tavernier with the block
Min. 79 :(irm) G_Angella runs at the defender
          ...  The ball rebounds off Tommy_Smith back to him!
          ...  That was fortunate, but he continues to go forward!
          ...  Wonderful sliding challenge by R_Carlos_Jr
Min. 80 :(irm) Eirik_Silva will come on for F_Fazio and play DF
Min. 82 :(shk) D_Abdoun is going to be brought on
          ...  Tommy_Smith is leaving the pitch
          ...  He hasn't had the best of games today
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play DF
Min. 82 :(shk) Bradley_Dack is going to be brought on
          ...  V_Lei is leaving the pitch
          ...  He applauds the crowd
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play MF
Min. 82 :(shk) J_Cummings is being prepared to come on
          ...  J_A_Vardy is leaving the pitch
          ...  He looks disappointed that he won't be continuing
          ...  Looks like his replacement will play FW
Min. 82 :(irm) R_Donadoni replaces Luis_Garcia to play as a MF
Min. 83 :(shk) J_Cummings plays a great one-two
          ...  He continues to run forward now
          ...  J_Cummings hits it
          ...  This one could go anywhere !
          ...  It hits the sponsor hoarding
Min. 84 :(irm) It looks like the manager is going to make a few changes to his side.
          ...  Juanfran will come on for F_Inzaghi and play FW
Min. 84 :(shk) Adriano runs at the defender
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He sees a team mate in space
          ...  He passes it to Bradley_Dack
          ...  Bradley_Dack with a thundering shot!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Rifled into the top corner!
          ...  He runs off to the Schalke 04 fans to celebrate!
          ...  Schalke 04 have narrowed the deficit!
          ...  Schalke 04 2-3 Inter Milan ...
Min. 85 :(shk) It seems Schalke 04 are making a tactical change to N
Min. 86 :(irm) R_Donadoni with a measured ball to I_Gabilondo
          ...  I_Gabilondo drives the ball low !
          ...  He hits the post
          ...  He follows it up!
          ...  But puts it wide!
          ...  He'll be disappointed with that
Min. 87 :(irm) Juanfran gets to the by line and finds J_Tavernier with a beautiful cross
          ...  D_A_Cole takes the player down!!
          ...  PENALTY!!
          ...  No! The ref has given the free kick the other way!
          ...  Unbelievable!
Min. 88 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 2 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 89 :(shk) The ball is passed in from D_A_Cole, he finds S_Pearce
          ...  S_Pearce tries the lob from 30 yards !
          ...  But A_Peruzzi makes an easy save
Min. 91 :(irm) P_Naldini with the first time flick to R_Donadoni
          ...  R_Donadoni hits the shot!
          ...  It swerves a lot!
          ...  OOOOHHHHH!!!!
          ...  It's wide!
          ...  That was a dismal effort!
          ...  He should have buried that!

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


Match Details
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Venue                : Veltins Arena
Attendance           : 100,000
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Schalke 04 Match Info
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Best player          : Adriano
Scorers              : Tommy_Smith (27), Bradley_Dack (84)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : S_Pearce (53), V_Lei (72)
Injured              : N/A
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Inter Milan Match Info
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Best player          : Luis_Garcia (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : F_Inzaghi (23), Tommy_Smith (47 og), I_Gabilondo (67)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : Luis_Garcia (30)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                            Schalke 04    |   Inter Milan
Attempts on Goal     :          14        |       13
Off target           :           6        |       6
On target            :           8        |       7
Possession           :          55        |       45
Corners              :           4        |       4
Red Cards            :           0        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           2        |       1
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :           9        |       9
Key Tackles          :           8        |       10
Key Passes           :          14        |       11
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Final Score          : Schalke 04 2 - 3 Inter Milan
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Player Statistics - Schalke 04
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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Rafael         GK  31   2   2   2  20 |  96   5   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  -5   0   0   0
D_A_Cole       DF   1  29   9  11  29 |  96   0   3   1   0   1   0   0   0   0  60  10   1
Tommy_Smith    DF   1  28   6   8  20 |  86   0   2   0   0   3   1   0   0   0  20 -20  46
S_Pearce       DF   1  27   7  10  18 |  96   0   2   0   0   2   0   1   0   0  38  -2   9
R_Carlos_Jr    DF   3  27   6   5  41 |  96   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  20  10   0
Hans_Gruber    MF   2   6  27   4  41 |  96   0   0   4   0   1   0   0   0   0   0  40  10
Adriano        MF   1   8  26  12  43 |  96   0   0   2   1   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0
Calmac         MF   2   7  26  10  30 |  96   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0 -20  10 -20
B_Charlton     MF   1   8  26   9  30 |  96   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0 -20 -20 -10
V_Lei          MF   1   4  26   6  32 |  86   0   0   3   0   0   0   1   0   0  -2  28  -2
J_A_Vardy      FW   2   7   5  28  20 |  86   0   0   0   0   4   0   0   0   0   0   0  22
P_Kenny        GK  27   2   2   1  20 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
D_Abdoun       DF   3  26   9   7  30 |  10   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Bradley_Dack   MF   2   9  25   9  21 |  10   0   0   0   0   1   1   0   0   0   0   0  35
Ru_B_Perry     AM   2   8  24  18  21 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
J_Cummings     FW   3   5   8  26  32 |  10   0   0   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1

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_Peruzzi      GK  39   2   7   3  22 |  96   7   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  15   0   0   0
F_Fazio        DF   2  29   8   5  30 |  84   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
G_Angella      DF   1  28  12  10  21 |  96   0   1   0   0   2   0   0   0   0  40  20  31
J_Tavernier    DF   3  28  12   7  33 |  96   0   5   1   0   1   0   0   0   0 100  10  10
J_Ekstrand     DF   1  28  11   7  22 |  96   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  40   0   0
Luis_Garcia    MF   2   8  30   5  11 |  86   0   2   4   1   0   0   1   0   0  38  58  -2
D_Savicevic    MF   1   8  29   9  21 |  96   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0
G_Sigurdsson   MF   2   7  28  14  30 |  96   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
P_Naldini      MF   1   4  28   9  20 |  96   0   0   2   0   2   0   0   0   0   0  20  11
F_Inzaghi      FW   1   9   6  29  43 |  88   0   0   0   0   3   1   0   0   0   0   0  37
I_Gabilondo    FW   2   7   8  28  29 |  96   0   0   0   0   4   1   0   0   0   0   0  56
A_Capivara     GK  29   3   2   1  42 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Eirik_Silva    DF   3  28   7   9  13 |  12   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
D_DeRossi      MF   3  11  27   4  21 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
R_Donadoni     MF   1   8  27   7  41 |  10   0   0   1   0   1   0   0   0   0  20  30  21
Juanfran       FW   3   6   7  27  31 |   8   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
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