• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Thu 26 December 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Villa Park

Aston Villa vs Crystal Palace


Team Lineups

Aston Villa

1 Guzan
34 Lowton
6 Clark
2 Baker
14 Luna
12 Albrighton
8 El Ahmadi
16 Delph
10 Weimann
27 Kozak
11 Agbonlahor
Substitutes
7 Bacuna
9 Helenius
13 Steer
18 Sylla
21 Bowery
22 Gardner
24 Tonev

Crystal Palace

1 Speroni
3 Mariappa
19 Gabbidon
27 Delaney
4 Parr
2 Ward
15 Jedinak
7 Bolasie
46 Bannan
13 Puncheon
30 Jerome
Substitutes
6 Campana
9 Phillips
16 Gayle
20 Williams
21 Moxey
34 Price
38 Boateng

Possession Stats

58%
42%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Aston Villa

L W W L L W L L

Crystal Palace

L L L W W W L W
Head to Head
Crystal Palace
2-0
Aston Villa 03-Jan-2005
Aston Villa
1-1
Crystal Palace 25-Sep-2004
Aston Villa
3-1
Crystal Palace 14-Mar-1998
Crystal Palace
1-1
Aston Villa 08-Nov-1997
Crystal Palace
0-0
Aston Villa 04-Apr-1995
Aston Villa
1-1
Crystal Palace 27-Aug-1994


Live Text Commentary
93:27 +3.27
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Aleksandar Tonev.

93:06 +3.06
 

Clearance by Mile Jedinak.

92:57 +2.57
 

Jonathan Williams makes a clearance.

92:26 +2.26
 

Clearance by Mile Jedinak.

Full time
 

The referee blows the whistle to end the game.

91:13 +1.13
Goal
 

Dwight Gayle scores a right footed goal. Aston Villa 0-1 Crystal Palace.The assist for the goal came from Dean Moxey.

91:02 +1.02
 

Jonathan Parr makes a clearance.

89:36
 

Yannick Bolasie fouled by Nathan Baker, the ref awards a free kick.

89:18
 

Corner taken by Leandro Bacuna from the left by-line.

88:54
 

Jordan Bowery has a headed effort at goal. A parry by Julian Speroni prevents the goal.

88:29
 

Mile Jedinak makes a clearance.

87:19
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Williams by Aleksandar Tonev.

87:13
 

Matthew Lowton produces a cross.

86:45
Substitution
 

Andreas Weimann goes off and Aleksandar Tonev comes on.

86:12
 

Clearance by Ciaran Clark.

85:56
Substitution
 

Dean Moxey comes on in place of Barry Bannan.

84:06
 

Danny Gabbidon manages to make a clearance.

83:43
 

Damien Delaney restarts play with the free kick.

83:14
 

Joel Ward fouled by Andreas Weimann, the ref awards a free kick.

82:30
 

The ball is sent over by Yannick Bolasie.

80:27
 

Clearance made by Jonathan Parr.

77:43
 

Clearance by Damien Delaney.

77:40
 

The ball is crossed by Marc Albrighton.

76:02
Substitution
 

Jordan Bowery joins the action as a substitute, replacing Libor Kozak.

75:25
 

Barry Bannan crosses the ball in from the free kick.

74:41
 

Leandro Bacuna concedes a free kick for a foul on Yannick Bolasie.

74:19
 

Clearance by Jonathan Parr.

72:57
 

The ball is sent over by Adrian Mariappa.

72:16
 

Clearance by Nathan Baker.

71:41
Substitution
 

Cameron Jerome goes off and Dwight Gayle comes on.

70:53
 

Unfair challenge on Jonathan Williams by Karim El Ahmadi results in a free kick.

69:29
 

Clearance by Karim El Ahmadi.

69:28
 

Shot by Joel Ward. Blocked by Karim El Ahmadi.

69:26
 

Ciaran Clark makes a clearance.

66:37
Substitution
 

Antonio Luna leaves the field to be replaced by Leandro Bacuna.

65:36
 

Fabian Delph fouled by Joel Ward, the ref awards a free kick.

65:09
Substitution
 

Jonathan Williams replaces Jason Puncheon.

64:35
 

Corner taken by Yannick Bolasie from the left by-line.

62:38
 

Clearance made by Karim El Ahmadi.

62:34
 

Ciaran Clark makes a clearance.

61:13
 

Matthew Lowton sends in a cross.

59:07
 

Shot by Andreas Weimann went over the bar.

57:59
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor takes a shot. Julian Speroni catches the ball.

57:06
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andreas Weimann on Adrian Mariappa.

55:43
 

Free kick taken by Nathan Baker.

55:34
 

Karim El Ahmadi fouled by Cameron Jerome, the ref awards a free kick.

54:52
 

Header at goal by Nathan Baker goes over the frame of the goal.

54:50
 

Corner taken by Marc Albrighton from the left by-line.

54:00
 

Barry Bannan takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Ciaran Clark.

53:34
 

Andreas Weimann takes a shot. Julian Speroni catches the ball.

53:09
 

Karim El Ahmadi crosses the ball.

52:21
 

Clearance made by Danny Gabbidon.

51:21
 

Clearance made by Ciaran Clark.

51:18
 

Yannick Bolasie sends in a cross.

49:37
 

Corner taken by Barry Bannan.

47:08 +2.08
 

Marc Albrighton delivers the ball.

47:05 +2.05
 

Chance falls to Ciaran Clark who heads at goal. Adrian Mariappa gets a block in.

48:02
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.

46:42 +1.42
 

Karim El Ahmadi takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Mile Jedinak.

46:37 +1.37
 

Free kick taken by Marc Albrighton.

47:36
 

Shot by Jason Puncheon. Bradley Guzan parries the effort to safety.

47:21
 

Free kick taken by Ciaran Clark.

47:15
 

Barry Bannan challenges Karim El Ahmadi unfairly and gives away a free kick.

Half time
 

The ref blows to end the first period.

45:51 +0.51
 

Joel Ward concedes a free kick for a foul on Karim El Ahmadi.

45:37
 

Barry Bannan produces a cross.

45:12 +0.12
 

Foul by Cameron Jerome on Antonio Luna, free kick awarded.

43:20
 

Clearance by Danny Gabbidon.

42:36
 

Marc Albrighton crosses the ball.

42:07
 

Danny Gabbidon manages to make a clearance.

40:59
 

Mile Jedinak fouled by Libor Kozak, the ref awards a free kick.

39:51
 

The ball is sent over by Yannick Bolasie.

38:54
 

Free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

37:54
 

Unfair challenge on Fabian Delph by Barry Bannan results in a free kick.

37:28
 

Bradley Guzan takes the free kick.

36:50
 

Barry Bannan goes into the book.

36:43
 

Barry Bannan is caught offside.

35:59
 

Yannick Bolasie takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Karim El Ahmadi.

35:47
 

Marc Albrighton manages to make a clearance.

35:36
 

Barry Bannan crosses the ball in from the free kick.

34:20
 

Nathan Baker challenges Cameron Jerome unfairly and gives away a free kick.

33:11
 

Fabian Delph manages to make a clearance.

33:09
 

Yannick Bolasie crosses the ball.

31:46
 

Clearance made by Adrian Mariappa.

31:37
 

Nathan Baker takes the free kick.

31:22
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Cameron Jerome.

28:28
 

Clearance made by Nathan Baker.

26:32
 

The official flags Libor Kozak offside.

24:45
 

Jason Puncheon gets a header at goal. Bradley Guzan catches the ball.

23:08
 

Corner taken by Marc Albrighton.

21:12
 

Julian Speroni restarts play with the free kick.

20:36
 

The referee gives a free kick against Marc Albrighton for handball.

20:26
 

Clearance by Jonathan Parr.

19:45
 

Clearance by Adrian Mariappa.

19:43
 

The ball is sent over by Marc Albrighton.

18:23
 

Clearance made by Yannick Bolasie.

18:20
 

The ball is swung over by Antonio Luna.

17:53
 

Free kick taken by Barry Bannan.

16:50
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Cameron Jerome by Ciaran Clark.

16:25
 

Jason Puncheon takes a weak shot and missed to the right of the target.

15:42
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Mile Jedinak gets a block in.

15:23
 

The ball is swung over by Fabian Delph.

12:55
 

Danny Gabbidon gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Libor Kozak.

11:12
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Parr by Karim El Ahmadi.

9:03
 

Jonathan Parr concedes a free kick for a foul on Marc Albrighton.

3:17
 

Damien Delaney makes a clearance.

2:51
 

The ball is swung over by Jason Puncheon.

1:37
 

Andreas Weimann produces a cross.

1:33
 

Danny Gabbidon makes a clearance.

:6
 

Danny Gabbidon manages to make a clearance.

Kick off
 

The game begins.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Man City 4 8 10
2 Leicester 4 2 7
3 Crystal Palace 4 2 7
4 Man Utd 3 2 7
5 Arsenal 4 0 7
6 Liverpool 4 0 7
7 West Ham 4 2 6
8 Bournemouth 4 0 6
9 Swansea 3 2 5
10 Chelsea 4 -2 5

Full Barclays Premier League Table