• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 02 March 2014
  • Kick-off: 16:30
  • Venue: Villa Park
Aston Villa

Aston Villa

Benteke 24"

Benteke 26"

Benteke 26"

Bacuna 36"

Bassong 40" (OG)

4 - 1
Norwich City

Norwich City

Hoolahan 2"

Aston Villa vs Norwich City


Team Lineups

Aston Villa

1 Guzan
7 Bacuna36"
4 Vlaar
2 Baker
23 Bertrand
8 El Ahmadi
15 Westwood
16 Delph
10 Weimann
20 Benteke24"26"26"
11 Agbonlahor
Substitutes
3 Bennett
6 Clark
12 Albrighton
13 Steer
18 Sylla
29 Holt
37 Robinson

Norwich City

1 Ruddy
2 Martin
5 Bassong40"
26 Yobo
23 Olsson
7 Snodgrass
27 Tettey
4 Johnson
22 Redmond
14 Hoolahan2"
11 Hooper
Substitutes
3 Whittaker
8 Howson
12 Pilkington
13 Bunn
16 Elmander
19 Becchio
24 Bennett

Possession Stats

51%
49%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Aston Villa

L L L L L W W L

Norwich City

W L L L L L D L
Head to Head
Norwich
0-1
Aston Villa 21-Sep-2013
Norwich
1-2
Aston Villa 04-May-2013
Aston Villa
1-1
Norwich 27-Oct-2012
Norwich
2-0
Aston Villa 13-May-2012
Aston Villa
3-2
Norwich 05-Nov-2011
Aston Villa
3-0
Norwich 15-Jan-2005

Live Text Commentary
91:56 +1.56
 

Centre by Anthony Pilkington.

91:48 +1.48
 

Unfair challenge on Johan Elmander by Karim El Ahmadi results in a free kick.

90:54 +0.54
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Russell Martin on Bradley Guzan.

Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of the match.

88:23
 

Free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

87:51
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Johan Elmander on Ashley Westwood.

87:45
 

Russell Martin produces a cross.

85:25
 

Russell Martin delivers the ball.

84:36
 

Shot by Gary Hooper. Bradley Guzan parries the ball away.

83:03
 

Russell Martin takes the free kick.

82:52
 

Johan Elmander fouled by Gabriel Agbonlahor, the ref awards a free kick.

82:38
 

Joseph Yobo manages to make a clearance.

81:26
 

John Ruddy restarts play with the free kick.

81:13
Substitution
 

Grant Holt joins the action as a substitute, replacing Christian Benteke.

81:00
Substitution
 

Marc Albrighton comes on in place of Andreas Weimann.

80:21
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Gabriel Agbonlahor.

79:02
Substitution
 

(Norwich) makes a substitution, with Jonathan Howson coming on for Alexander Tettey.

78:47
 

Unfair challenge on Andreas Weimann by Martin Olsson results in a free kick.

78:26
 

Joseph Yobo manages to make a clearance.

77:14
 

Corner taken by Ashley Westwood.

76:05
 

Centre by Fabian Delph.

75:27
 

Corner taken by Ashley Westwood.

74:19
 

Johan Elmander takes a shot and missed to the left of the goal.

70:42
 

Christian Benteke gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joseph Yobo.

69:56
 

Ron Vlaar manages to make a clearance.

69:25
 

Sebastien Bassong restarts play with the free kick.

69:10
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Bradley Johnson by Gabriel Agbonlahor.

66:23
 

Karim El Ahmadi concedes a free kick for a foul on Martin Olsson.

66:03
 

Clearance by Nathan Baker.

65:15
 

Bradley Guzan takes the free kick.

63:45
 

Sebastien Bassong manages to make a clearance.

62:57
 

Leandro Bacuna delivers the ball.

62:38
Substitution
 

(Norwich) makes a substitution, with Johan Elmander coming on for Nathan Redmond.

62:20
 

Clearance by Sebastien Bassong.

58:03
 

The ball is sent over by Leandro Bacuna.

57:05
 

Clearance by Sebastien Bassong.

55:45
 

Christian Benteke fouled by Joseph Yobo, the ref awards a free kick.

54:27
 

Fabian Delph restarts play with the free kick.

53:27
 

The ball is swung over by Christian Benteke.

52:52
 

Joseph Yobo makes a clearance.

50:40
 

Centre by Wes Hoolahan.

49:07
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor heads at goal. John Ruddy makes a block.

46:56 +1.56
 

Robert Snodgrass concedes a free kick for a foul on Ryan Bertrand.

47:54
 

Clearance made by Martin Olsson.

47:33
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor delivers the ball.

47:10
 

Clearance by Sebastien Bassong.

Half time
 

The ref blows to end the first period.

45:01
Substitution
 

Robert Snodgrass goes off and Anthony Pilkington comes on.

44:57
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Gary Hooper.

43:57
 

John Ruddy takes the free kick.

43:27
 

Christian Benteke is caught offside.

40:28
 

Fabian Delph sends in a cross.

40:16
 

Russell Martin makes a clearance.

37:56
 

Karim El Ahmadi takes a shot. Bradley Johnson gets a block in.

36:31
Goal
 

Leandro Bacuna scores with their left foot. Aston Villa 3-1 Norwich.Assist by Andreas Weimann.

36:19
 

Ron Vlaar makes a clearance.

35:30
 

Robert Snodgrass fouled by Ashley Westwood, the ref awards a free kick.

35:06
 

The ball is crossed by Robert Snodgrass.

35:00
 

Robert Snodgrass decides to take a short corner.

34:51
 

Headed chance falls to Wes Hoolahan. Bradley Guzan parries the effort to safety.

34:17
 

Unfair challenge on Bradley Johnson by Gabriel Agbonlahor results in a free kick.

33:21
 

Russell Martin takes the free kick.

33:06
 

Russell Martin fouled by Christian Benteke, the ref awards a free kick.

30:53
 

Fabian Delph restarts play with the free kick.

29:09
 

Foul by Alexander Tettey on Nathan Baker, free kick awarded.

26:31
Goal
 

Corner taken by Ashley Westwood. Christian Benteke grabs a goal with a headed effort. Aston Villa 2-1 Norwich.The assist for the goal came from Ashley Westwood.

26:08
 

The ball is crossed by Ron Vlaar.

25:57
 

Clearance by Joseph Yobo.

25:17
 

Robert Snodgrass challenges Fabian Delph unfairly and gives away a free kick.

24:02
Goal
 

Christian Benteke grabs a goal with a right foot finish. Aston Villa 1-1 Norwich.Assist on the goal came from Ron Vlaar.

22:08
 

Nathan Redmond has an effort at goal. Bradley Guzan blocks the ball.

20:56
 

Clearance made by Ryan Bertrand.

20:52
 

John Ruddy restarts play with the free kick.

20:23
 

Alexander Tettey fouled by Andreas Weimann, the ref awards a free kick.

19:41
 

Ryan Bertrand restarts play with the free kick.

19:34
 

Unfair challenge on Ryan Bertrand by Robert Snodgrass results in a free kick.

16:05
 

Clearance by Joseph Yobo.

14:33
 

Centre by Karim El Ahmadi.

13:39
 

Martin Olsson makes a clearance.

11:44
 

Andreas Weimann challenges Martin Olsson unfairly and gives away a free kick.

9:59
 

Clearance by Joseph Yobo.

8:30
 

Foul by Nathan Baker on Gary Hooper, free kick awarded.

6:00
 

Alexander Tettey makes a clearance.

4:40
 

The ball is sent over by Andreas Weimann.

2:53
Goal
 

Wes Hoolahan grabs a goal with a left foot finish. Aston Villa 0-1 Norwich.Assist by Gary Hooper.

1:28
 

Corner taken by Ashley Westwood from the left by-line.

1:05
 

Clearance by Sebastien Bassong.

:35
 

Foul by Wes Hoolahan on Fabian Delph, free kick awarded.

Kick off
 

The game gets underway.

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