• Capital One Cup
  • Date: Wed 22 September 2010
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Villa Park
Aston Villa

Aston Villa

Heskey 58"

Young 74"

Young 76"

3 - 1

Aston Villa vs Blackburn Rovers


Team Lineups

Aston Villa

22 Guzan
30 Lichaj
24 Cuellar
21 Clark
3 Warnock
7 Young74"76"
20 Reo-Coker
4 Sidwell
25 Bannan
11 Agbonlahor
10 Carew
Substitutes
1 Friedel
14 Delfouneso
15 Davies
17 Salifou
18 Heskey58"
23 Beye
27 Osbourne

Blackburn Rovers

13 Bunn
39 Chimbonda
5 Givet33"
6 Nelsen
3 Olsson
7 Emerton
15 Nzonzi
28 Jones
12 Pedersen
21 Mwaruwari
23 Hoilett
Substitutes
34 Fielding
4 Samba
9 Kalinic
10 Diouf
14 Linganzi
33 Morris
41 Diouf

Possession Stats

56%
44%

Form Guide - Capital One Cup

Aston Villa

W W W L W W L L

Blackburn Rovers

W L W L L D D L


Live Text Commentary
92:51 +2.51
 

Header from deep inside the area by Steven Nzonzi goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

92:26 +2.26
 

Unfair challenge on Martin Olsson by Nathan Delfouneso results in a free kick. Morten Gamst Pedersen restarts play with the free kick.

91:41 +1.41
 

The ball is crossed by Morten Gamst Pedersen.

90:52 +0.52
 

Corner taken left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the left by-line, save by Bradley Guzan.

88:42
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Mame Diouf. Bradley Guzan restarts play with the free kick.

87:21
 

The ball is swung over by Barry Bannan, clearance by Christopher Samba.

86:49
 

Corner taken short by Ashley Young.

86:11
 

Centre by Eric Lichaj, Barry Bannan takes a shot. Blocked by Christopher Samba.

83:11
 

The official flags Nikola Kalinic offside. Indirect free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

81:30
 

Effort from inside the area by Nathan Delfouneso misses to the left of the goal.

80:42
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nikola Kalinic by Curtis Davies. Morten Gamst Pedersen sends in a cross, Nikola Kalinic takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan.

79:48
 

Shot from just outside the box by Ashley Young misses to the right of the target.

79:20
 

Ashley Young decides to take a short corner.

78:32
 

Phil Jones takes a shot from a long way out clearing the bar.

78:04
 

Nikola Kalinic delivers the ball, clearance by Carlos Cuellar.

77:40
Substitution
 

Nikola Kalinic joins the action as a substitute, replacing David Hoilett.

76:31
Goal
 

Ashley Young scores a goal from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Aston Villa 3-1 Blackburn.Assist on the goal came from Emile Heskey.

75:52
Substitution
 

(Aston Villa) makes a substitution, with Curtis Davies coming on for Ciaran Clark.

74:54
Goal
 

Ashley Young finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Aston Villa 2-1 Blackburn.Assist on the goal came from Nathan Delfouneso.

74:36
 

Emile Heskey produces a cross, Christopher Samba manages to make a clearance.

73:45
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against David Hoilett. Indirect free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

73:45
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against David Hoilett. Indirect free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

70:27
 

Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the right by-line played to the near post, Christopher Samba takes a shot. Bradley Guzan makes a comfortable save.

68:56
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathan Delfouneso by Martin Olsson. Free kick crossed by Barry Bannan, clearance made by Christopher Samba.

67:12
 

Handball by Ashley Young. Mark Bunn takes the direct free kick.

66:35
 

David Hoilett is caught offside. Carlos Cuellar takes the free kick.

65:34
Substitution
 

Christopher Samba on for Ryan Nelsen.

64:51
 

Corner taken by Ashley Young from the right by-line played to the near post, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Carlos Cuellar misses to the left of the goal.

64:33
 

Barry Bannan takes a shot. Brilliant save by Mark Bunn.

62:57
 

Shot from 35 yards by Steve Sidwell missed to the right of the target.

61:32
Substitution
 

Mame Diouf comes on in place of Benjani Mwaruwari.

61:14
 

Barry Bannan produces a right-footed shot from outside the box and misses left.

58:46
Goal
 

Emile Heskey finds the back of the net with a goal from the edge of the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Aston Villa 1-1 Blackburn.Assist by Ashley Young.

58:46
Goal
 

Emile Heskey finds the back of the net with a goal from the edge of the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Aston Villa 1-1 Blackburn.Assist by Ashley Young.

57:38
Substitution
 

Ashley Young is caught offside. Emile Heskey replaces John Carew. Free kick taken by Ryan Nelsen.

57:38
Substitution
 

Ashley Young is caught offside. Emile Heskey replaces John Carew. Free kick taken by Ryan Nelsen.

56:24
 

Shot on goal by Eric Lichaj from just inside the area goes over the target.

55:16
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Ashley Young from the right by-line, clearance made by Brett Emerton.

55:06
 

Short corner taken by Barry Bannan from the left by-line.

54:28
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Ashley Young from the right by-line, clearance by Pascal Chimbonda.

53:37
 

The ball is crossed by Morten Gamst Pedersen, save made by Bradley Guzan.

52:51
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Brett Emerton. Ciaran Clark takes the free kick.

50:38
 

Morten Gamst Pedersen takes a shot. Bradley Guzan makes a brilliant save.

49:05
 

Outswinging corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the left by-line, clearance by Ciaran Clark.

47:59
 

A cross is delivered by Barry Bannan, clearance by Ryan Nelsen.

45:32
 

Benjani Mwaruwari is caught offside. Ciaran Clark takes the indirect free kick.

45:01 +0.01
 

Ryan Nelsen concedes a free kick for a foul on John Carew. Ashley Young shoots direct from the free kick.

43:57
 

The ball is delivered by Morten Gamst Pedersen, save made by Bradley Guzan.

43:25
 

Ashley Young concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Nzonzi. Free kick taken by Mark Bunn.

42:12
 

Corner taken by Morten Gamst Pedersen from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by Steve Sidwell.

39:28
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Martin Olsson on Nathan Delfouneso. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Barry Bannan, Steven Nzonzi makes a clearance.

38:24
 

Steven Nzonzi has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide right of the goal.

37:39
 

The ball is crossed by Martin Olsson, Nigel Reo-Coker manages to make a clearance.

37:20
 

Foul by Steve Sidwell on David Hoilett, free kick awarded. Morten Gamst Pedersen takes the direct free kick.

35:18
 

Steve Sidwell concedes a free kick for a foul on Phil Jones. Morten Gamst Pedersen delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right channel, clearance by Carlos Cuellar.

33:08
Goal
 

Gael Givet grabs a goal from just outside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Aston Villa 0-1 Blackburn.

31:43
 

Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by John Carew goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

31:43
 

Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by John Carew goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

30:46
Substitution
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor goes off and Nathan Delfouneso comes on.

30:21
 

A cross is delivered by Gabriel Agbonlahor, clearance made by Gael Givet.

22:36
 

Benjani Mwaruwari challenges Stephen Warnock unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Ciaran Clark.

21:24
 

Steve Sidwell has a drilled shot and went wide right of the goal.

17:23
 

Gael Givet fouled by John Carew, the ref awards a free kick. Mark Bunn restarts play with the free kick.

16:16
 

Martin Olsson sends in a cross.

15:25
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Brett Emerton by Ashley Young. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Stephen Warnock makes a clearance.

14:41
 

Phil Jones takes a shot. Bradley Guzan makes a fantastic save.

13:22
 

Gael Givet has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses left.

12:59
 

Centre by Morten Gamst Pedersen, Steve Sidwell manages to make a clearance.

11:43
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Pascal Chimbonda. Stephen Warnock takes the free kick.

10:07
 

Ashley Young takes a shot. Mark Bunn makes a comfortable save.

8:26
 

Stephen Warnock challenges Brett Emerton unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Morten Gamst Pedersen from right wing, comfortable save by Bradley Guzan.

3:47
 

Ryan Nelsen is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Ashley Young takes the free kick.

2:03
 

Ashley Young sends in a cross, John Carew takes a shot. Comfortable save by Mark Bunn.

1:22
 

The ball is swung over by Brett Emerton.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to start the match.

Half time
 

The referee blows for half time.

Half time
 

The referee blows for half time.

Full time
 

The game is over, as the referee blows his whistle.