• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 21 April 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Villa Park

Aston Villa vs Sunderland


Team Lineups

Aston Villa

1 Given
24 Cuellar
6 Collins
32 Baker
30 Lichaj
12 Albrighton
31 Herd
7 Ireland
10 N'Zogbia
11 Agbonlahor
26 Weimann
Substitutes
22 Guzan
2 Hutton
3 Warnock
18 Heskey
25 Bannan
38 Gardner
40 Carruthers

Sunderland

22 Mignolet
16 O'Shea
4 Turner
12 Kilgallon
2 Bardsley
7 Larsson
8 Gardner
14 Colback
23 McClean
28 Sessegnon
52 Bendtner
Substitutes
20 Westwood
3 Bridge
9 Campbell
15 Vaughan
17 Ji
18 Meyler
25 Kyrgiakos

Possession Stats

38%
62%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Aston Villa

W W L L D W L W

Sunderland

L D L L W L D W
Head to Head
Sunderland
2-2
Aston Villa 29-Oct-2011
Aston Villa
0-1
Sunderland 05-Jan-2011
Sunderland
1-0
Aston Villa 23-Oct-2010
Aston Villa
1-1
Sunderland 24-Mar-2010
Sunderland
0-2
Aston Villa 15-Dec-2009
Sunderland
1-2
Aston Villa 17-Jan-2009


Live Text Commentary
91:51 +1.51
Red card
 

Marc Albrighton fouled by Craig Gardner, the ref awards a free kick. Craig Gardner is sent off. Shay Given restarts play with the free kick.

89:51
 

James McClean takes a shot. Shay Given makes a save.

89:14
 

Foul by Eric Lichaj on John O'Shea, free kick awarded. Simon Mignolet takes the free kick.

87:32
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Barry Bannan goes wide of the left-hand post.

86:25
 

Carlos Cuellar concedes a free kick for a foul on Fraizer Campbell. Sebastian Larsson takes the indirect free kick.

85:39
 

The referee blows for offside. Shay Given takes the indirect free kick.

84:12
 

The ball is delivered by Stephane Sessegnon, Carlos Cuellar makes a clearance.

82:58
Substitution
 

Barry Bannan on for Charles N'Zogbia.

82:35
 

Marc Albrighton sends in a cross.

81:13
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Sebastian Larsson, Carlos Cuellar makes a clearance.

79:40
Substitution
 

(Sunderland) makes a substitution, with Fraizer Campbell coming on for Nicklas Bendtner.

78:39
 

Outswinging corner taken by Charles N'Zogbia, Craig Gardner manages to make a clearance.

77:18
 

Corner taken right-footed by Sebastian Larsson.

76:46
 

Phillip Bardsley takes a shot. Carlos Cuellar gets a block in.

74:14
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Nicklas Bendtner. Shay Given restarts play with the free kick.

74:03
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot. Chris Herd gets a block in.

70:42
 

Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson.

69:30
 

Foul by Stephen Ireland on Craig Gardner, free kick awarded. Sebastian Larsson crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, Eric Lichaj manages to make a clearance.

67:30
 

Nicklas Bendtner takes a shot. Clearance made by Stephen Ireland.

66:49
 

Alan Hutton takes a shot. Simon Mignolet makes a comfortable save.

65:54
Yellow card
 

Nicklas Bendtner challenges Marc Albrighton unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nicklas Bendtner is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Indirect free kick taken by Shay Given.

63:38
 

Unfair challenge on Alan Hutton by James McClean results in a free kick. Andreas Weimann restarts play with the free kick.

62:00
 

The official flags Marc Albrighton offside. Simon Mignolet takes the indirect free kick.

60:06
 

The ball is sent over by Marc Albrighton, save made by Simon Mignolet.

59:28
 

Corner taken by Marc Albrighton from the left by-line, clearance by Phillip Bardsley.

58:07
 

The referee gives a free kick against Simon Mignolet for handball. Shot comes in from Andreas Weimann from the free kick, Phillip Bardsley gets a block in.

55:43
 

Inswinging corner taken by Charles N'Zogbia from the right by-line.

55:38
 

Marc Albrighton produces a cross, clearance by Michael Turner.

55:23
 

The ball is sent over by Emile Heskey, Matthew Kilgallon makes a clearance.

54:18
 

Close range shot by James McClean clears the bar.

53:07
 

Corner taken by Marc Albrighton from the right by-line, clearance made by Sebastian Larsson.

51:44
 

Inswinging corner taken by Charles N'Zogbia from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Stephane Sessegnon.

51:36
 

The ball is swung over by Marc Albrighton, Phillip Bardsley makes a clearance.

50:33
 

The official flags Andreas Weimann offside. Indirect free kick taken by Simon Mignolet.

48:48
 

Headed effort from deep inside the area by Nathan Baker misses to the right of the goal.

48:06
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Gardner on Chris Herd. Craig Gardner goes into the book. Carlos Cuellar takes the direct free kick.

47:44
Substitution
 

Emile Heskey joins the action as a substitute, replacing Gabriel Agbonlahor.

46:25
 

Shot by Andreas Weimann from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

45:35
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Craig Gardner misses to the right of the target.

44:43
 

A cross is delivered by Sebastian Larsson, Chris Herd manages to make a clearance.

43:49
 

Charles N'Zogbia takes a shot. Save made by Simon Mignolet.

43:26
 

Charles N'Zogbia takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Phillip Bardsley.

43:11
 

Andreas Weimann takes a shot. Blocked by Matthew Kilgallon.

42:26
Substitution
 

Alan Hutton comes on in place of James Collins.

41:34
 

Matthew Kilgallon concedes a free kick for a foul on Gabriel Agbonlahor. Charles N'Zogbia restarts play with the free kick.

39:37
 

Craig Gardner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gabriel Agbonlahor. Shay Given takes the indirect free kick.

38:59
 

Unfair challenge on Sebastian Larsson by Charles N'Zogbia results in a free kick. Michael Turner restarts play with the free kick.

38:08
 

A cross is delivered by James McClean, Nicklas Bendtner has a headed effort from close range and clears the bar.

34:54
 

Unfair challenge on Sebastian Larsson by Chris Herd results in a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by James McClean, Stephen Ireland manages to make a clearance.

34:16
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor challenges Michael Turner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Simon Mignolet restarts play with the free kick.

32:59
 

Shot from just outside the area by Stephen Ireland goes over the bar.

31:02
 

Unfair challenge on James Collins by Nicklas Bendtner results in a free kick. James Collins takes the indirect free kick.

29:28
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Charles N'Zogbia on Phillip Bardsley. Indirect free kick taken by Simon Mignolet.

28:20
 

Andreas Weimann produces a left-footed shot from close in which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

26:15
 

Carlos Cuellar concedes a free kick for a foul on James McClean. Free kick crossed by Sebastian Larsson.

25:51
 

Centre by Carlos Cuellar, clearance made by Michael Turner.

25:18
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot. Blocked by James Collins.

24:00
 

The ball is crossed by James McClean.

22:27
 

Foul by Eric Lichaj on Nicklas Bendtner, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by James McClean, clearance made by Eric Lichaj.

19:38
 

Sebastian Larsson takes the inswinging corner, James Collins makes a clearance.

16:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Matthew Kilgallon by Gabriel Agbonlahor. Simon Mignolet takes the indirect free kick.

16:16
 

The ball is crossed by Charles N'Zogbia, save by Simon Mignolet.

15:24
 

The ball is delivered by Stephen Ireland, Phillip Bardsley makes a clearance.

14:49
 

Shot from outside the area by Phillip Bardsley misses to the left of the target.

14:40
 

The ball is delivered by James McClean, clearance by James Collins.

13:51
 

Inswinging corner taken by James McClean from the right by-line, Michael Turner takes a shot. Save made by Shay Given.

13:43
 

The ball is delivered by James McClean, clearance by Eric Lichaj.

12:55
 

The ball is delivered by Charles N'Zogbia.

12:23
 

Corner taken right-footed by Marc Albrighton, clearance by Michael Turner.

12:09
 

Charles N'Zogbia takes a shot. Save made by Simon Mignolet.

10:59
 

The ball is delivered by Phillip Bardsley, clearance made by Nathan Baker.

10:44
 

The referee blows for offside against Stephane Sessegnon. Free kick taken by James Collins.

8:15
 

The ball is delivered by Jack Colback, James Collins manages to make a clearance.

7:41
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor is penalised for a handball. Michael Turner takes the indirect free kick.

5:51
 

Marc Albrighton delivers the ball, comfortable save by Simon Mignolet.

5:16
 

Marc Albrighton produces a cross.

4:57
 

Marc Albrighton decides to take a short corner.

4:45
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor takes a shot. Blocked by Matthew Kilgallon.

3:26
 

Nicklas Bendtner concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Herd. Nathan Baker takes the indirect free kick.

1:05
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on John O'Shea. John O'Shea takes the indirect free kick.

:12
 

Andreas Weimann takes a shot. Save made by Simon Mignolet.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 35 42 83
2 Man City 35 35 70
3 Arsenal 33 31 67
4 Man Utd 35 24 65
5 Liverpool 35 11 61
6 Tottenham Hotspur 35 5 58
7 Southampton 35 20 57
8 Swansea 35 -1 53
9 West Ham 35 1 47
10 Stoke 35 -5 47

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