• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 08 December 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Villa Park

Aston Villa vs Stoke City


Team Lineups

Aston Villa

22 Guzan
34 Lowton
32 Baker
6 Clark
30 Lichaj
31 Herd
14 Holman
15 Westwood
25 Bannan
20 Benteke
11 Agbonlahor
Substitutes
1 Given
7 Ireland
8 El Ahmadi
9 Bent
16 Delph
26 Weimann
37 Williams

Stoke City

1 Begovic
30 Shotton
4 Huth
17 Shawcross
2 Cameron
19 Walters
18 Whitehead
15 Nzonzi
6 Whelan
26 Etherington
9 Jones
Substitutes
29 Sorensen
8 Palacios
20 Upson
21 Kightly
25 Crouch
28 Wilkinson
33 Jerome

Possession Stats

61%
39%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Aston Villa

L W W L L W L L

Stoke City

D L W D W L D D
Head to Head
Aston Villa
1-1
Stoke 09-Apr-2012
Stoke
0-0
Aston Villa 26-Dec-2011
Aston Villa
1-1
Stoke 23-Apr-2011
Stoke
2-1
Aston Villa 13-Sep-2010
Stoke
0-0
Aston Villa 13-Mar-2010
Aston Villa
1-0
Stoke 19-Dec-2009


Live Text Commentary
92:12 +2.12
Red card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ryan Shotton on Fabian Delph. The referee red cards Ryan Shotton for second bookable offence. Indirect free kick taken by Ashley Westwood.

90:52 +0.52
 

Ashley Westwood sends in a cross, Robert Huth manages to make a clearance.

90:39 +0.39
 

Fabian Delph crosses the ball, Steven Nzonzi manages to make a clearance.

86:58
 

Eric Lichaj takes a shot.

86:21
 

Ryan Shotton delivers the ball, save by Bradley Guzan.

84:21
 

Foul by Stephen Ireland on Glenn Whelan, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Asmir Begovic.

82:38
 

Shot on goal by Stephen Ireland from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

81:59
 

Cameron Jerome is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Ciaran Clark takes the free kick.

79:28
 

The ball is crossed by Ryan Shotton, clearance by Chris Herd.

78:56
 

Chris Herd challenges Peter Crouch unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Robert Huth.

77:41
Substitution
 

(Aston Villa) makes a substitution, with Fabian Delph coming on for Barry Bannan.

76:48
 

The ball is crossed by Ryan Shotton, clearance by Nathan Baker.

74:12
Substitution
 

Foul by Ryan Shotton on Stephen Ireland, free kick awarded. Ryan Shotton goes into the referee's book. Peter Crouch comes on in place of Kenwyne Jones. Indirect free kick taken by Barry Bannan.

73:38
 

The ball is swung over by Ryan Shotton, save by Bradley Guzan.

71:29
 

Eric Lichaj produces a cross, Geoff Cameron makes a clearance.

69:50
 

Christian Benteke is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by Asmir Begovic.

67:19
Substitution
 

Foul by Christian Benteke on Steven Nzonzi, free kick awarded. Cameron Jerome on for Matthew Etherington. Robert Huth takes the indirect free kick.

66:42
 

Jonathan Walters has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide right of the target.

66:33
 

The ball is delivered by Robert Huth.

65:23
Substitution
 

Stephen Ireland joins the action as a substitute, replacing Brett Holman. Darren Bent on for Gabriel Agbonlahor.

65:13
 

Corner taken by Matthew Etherington, save made by Bradley Guzan.

64:46
 

The ball is sent over by Jonathan Walters, Ciaran Clark makes a clearance.

62:37
 

Glenn Whelan crosses the ball, clearance made by Ciaran Clark.

60:03
 

Christian Benteke takes a shot. Ryan Shawcross gets a block in.

56:49
 

Robert Huth concedes a free kick for a foul on Christian Benteke. Matthew Lowton takes the free kick.

55:18
 

Kenwyne Jones challenges Bradley Guzan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

54:57
 

Ryan Shotton delivers the ball, save made by Bradley Guzan.

53:25
 

Steven Nzonzi concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Herd. Chris Herd takes the free kick.

51:48
 

Ciaran Clark concedes a free kick for a foul on Ryan Shotton. Geoff Cameron restarts play with the free kick.

50:48
 

Brett Holman crosses the ball.

49:59
 

Foul by Ryan Shawcross on Ashley Westwood, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Barry Bannan.

48:57
 

Jonathan Walters sends in a cross, Nathan Baker makes a clearance.

47:50
 

The official flags Kenwyne Jones offside. Free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

45:45
 

Christian Benteke takes a shot. Save by Asmir Begovic.

45:13 +0.13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Steven Nzonzi on Nathan Baker. Free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

44:13
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Christian Benteke. Asmir Begovic takes the indirect free kick.

43:36
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor sends in a cross.

41:27
 

Corner taken right-footed by Steven Nzonzi from the left by-line to the near post, Ashley Westwood makes a clearance.

40:33
 

Geoff Cameron fouled by Brett Holman, the ref awards a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Ryan Shawcross.

40:08
 

Eric Lichaj gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kenwyne Jones. Geoff Cameron restarts play with the free kick.

38:36
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jonathan Walters. Ciaran Clark restarts play with the free kick.

37:01
 

Unfair challenge on Barry Bannan by Dean Whitehead results in a free kick. Barry Bannan restarts play with the free kick.

34:22
 

Unfair challenge on Glenn Whelan by Christian Benteke results in a free kick. Asmir Begovic restarts play with the free kick.

30:49
 

Christian Benteke concedes a free kick for a foul on Kenwyne Jones. Free kick taken by Geoff Cameron.

24:51
 

Unfair challenge on Ashley Westwood by Robert Huth results in a free kick. Barry Bannan restarts play with the free kick.

23:50
 

Matthew Etherington delivers the ball, Nathan Baker manages to make a clearance.

21:54
 

Ryan Shotton crosses the ball, Nathan Baker makes a clearance.

20:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Christian Benteke by Robert Huth. Ashley Westwood takes the free kick.

18:11
 

Foul by Geoff Cameron on Christian Benteke, free kick awarded. Barry Bannan has an effort direct from the free kick.

16:57
 

Geoff Cameron gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nathan Baker. Barry Bannan delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel, clearance made by Robert Huth.

14:34
 

The ball is delivered by Jonathan Walters.

12:42
 

Matthew Lowton takes a shot. Save made by Asmir Begovic.

11:40
 

Barry Bannan produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

11:12
 

Outswinging corner taken by Barry Bannan, Christian Benteke takes a shot. Blocked by Ryan Shawcross.

11:01
 

Centre by Gabriel Agbonlahor, Ryan Shotton manages to make a clearance.

10:06
 

Handball by Christian Benteke. Glenn Whelan takes the free kick.

7:28
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Christian Benteke. Indirect free kick taken by Asmir Begovic.

4:22
 

Brett Holman takes a shot. Save made by Asmir Begovic.

4:11
 

The ball is delivered by Barry Bannan.

3:48
 

Corner taken left-footed by Barry Bannan from the right by-line, Kenwyne Jones makes a clearance.

3:08
 

Geoff Cameron concedes a free kick for a foul on Gabriel Agbonlahor. Barry Bannan takes the indirect free kick.

2:16
 

Centre by Barry Bannan.

1:37
 

The ball is sent over by Matthew Lowton, clearance by Ryan Shotton. Barry Bannan takes the outswinging corner, clearance made by Glenn Whelan.

Barclays Premier League table

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

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