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

Aston Villa

Lowton 15"

Benteke 87"

2 - 0

Aston Villa vs Swansea City


Team Lineups

Aston Villa

22 Guzan
34 Lowton15"
6 Clark
4 Vlaar
30 Lichaj
14 Holman
8 El Ahmadi
7 Ireland
25 Bannan
26 Weimann
9 Bent
Substitutes
1 Given
10 N'Zogbia
11 Agbonlahor
15 Westwood
20 Benteke87"
21 Bowery
29 Bennett

Swansea City

1 Vorm
22 Rangel
5 Tate
6 Williams
33 Davies
7 Britton
20 de Guzman
9 Michu
12 Dyer
15 Routledge
10 Graham
Substitutes
25 Tremmel
11 Hernandez
17 Shechter
19 Moore
24 Ki
26 Agustien
29 Richards

Possession Stats

36%
64%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Aston Villa

L D W L W W L L

Swansea City

W D L W W W L L
Head to Head
Aston Villa
0-2
Swansea 02-Jan-2012
Swansea
0-0
Aston Villa 27-Nov-2011
Swansea
2-1
Aston Villa 02-May-1983
Aston Villa
2-0
Swansea 25-Sep-1982
Aston Villa
3-0
Swansea 21-May-1982
Swansea
2-1
Aston Villa 15-Dec-1981


Live Text Commentary
91:44 +1.44
 

Karim El Ahmadi is penalised for a handball. Jonathan de Guzman takes the free kick.

90:32 +0.32
 

The ball is swung over by Angel Rangel, save made by Bradley Guzan.

89:17
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Luke Moore goes wide of the right-hand upright.

89:00
 

Ben Davies has an effort at goal from the edge of the box that misses to the right of the target.

87:03
Goal
 

Goal scored by Christian Benteke from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Aston Villa 2-0 Swansea.Assist by Darren Bent.

86:35
 

The ball is sent over by Angel Rangel, Luke Moore takes a shot. Save made by Bradley Guzan.

84:54
 

Luke Moore has shot on goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

84:17
 

Luke Moore takes a shot. Blocked by Ciaran Clark.

83:47
 

Shot by Matthew Lowton from 30 yards. Save by Michel Vorm.

83:16
 

The ball is crossed by Barry Bannan, Alan Tate manages to make a clearance.

82:46
 

The ball is crossed by Barry Bannan.

82:14
 

Shot from 20 yards from Karim El Ahmadi. Save by Michel Vorm.

81:25
 

Centre by Charles N'Zogbia.

80:42
 

Itay Shechter is caught offside. Bradley Guzan takes the indirect free kick.

79:50
 

Eric Lichaj concedes a free kick for a foul on Nathan Dyer. Eric Lichaj is cautioned. Jonathan de Guzman delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing.

78:41
Substitution
 

Leon Britton goes off and Itay Shechter comes on.

78:16
Substitution
 

Charles N'Zogbia comes on in place of Brett Holman.

77:39
 

Corner taken left-footed by Barry Bannan.

77:27
 

Shot by Christian Benteke. Blocked by Ashley Williams.

74:08
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Barry Bannan, comfortable save by Michel Vorm.

73:35
 

Inswinging corner taken by Barry Bannan, Ciaran Clark takes a shot. Save by Michel Vorm.

73:23
 

Effort on goal by Christian Benteke from 20 yards. Blocked by Angel Rangel.

71:57
 

Unfair challenge on Jonathan de Guzman by Brett Holman results in a free kick. Jonathan de Guzman takes the free kick.

71:42
 

Karim El Ahmadi gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jonathan de Guzman. Direct free kick taken by Angel Rangel.

70:41
Substitution
 

Luke Moore replaces Danny Graham.

70:15
Substitution
 

Andreas Weimann goes off and Christian Benteke comes on.

69:54
Substitution
 

Ashley Westwood comes on in place of Stephen Ireland.

61:00
 

The ball is swung over by Nathan Dyer, Bradley Guzan makes a comfortable save.

60:46
 

Unfair challenge on Ben Davies by Stephen Ireland results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Miguel Michu.

60:23
 

Ron Vlaar produces a cross, Ashley Williams manages to make a clearance.

59:30
 

Shot from 18 yards by Danny Graham. Blocked by Alan Tate.

56:50
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonathan de Guzman by Stephen Ireland. Pablo Hernandez is brought on as a substitute for Wayne Routledge. Direct free kick taken by Angel Rangel.

55:36
 

Left-footed shot by Andreas Weimann.

55:00
 

A cross is delivered by Matthew Lowton.

53:35
 

Corner taken left-footed by Barry Bannan from the left by-line, Andreas Weimann has a drilled shot. Leon Britton makes a clearance.

53:01
 

Barry Bannan takes the inswinging corner, Ciaran Clark takes a shot. Blocked by Ashley Williams.

52:52
 

Darren Bent has a drilled shot. Alan Tate gets a block in.

52:23
 

Corner taken by Barry Bannan played to the near post, clearance by Danny Graham.

51:59
 

Ciaran Clark has a drilled shot. Michel Vorm makes a brilliant save.

51:40
 

Outswinging corner taken by Barry Bannan.

47:47
 

Stephen Ireland challenges Nathan Dyer unfairly and gives away a free kick. Leon Britton takes the free kick.

46:14 +1.14
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ben Davies by Brett Holman. Ben Davies restarts play with the free kick.

46:58
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Angel Rangel on Stephen Ireland. Free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

46:47
 

The ball is delivered by Nathan Dyer, Ciaran Clark manages to make a clearance.

44:52
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathan Dyer by Eric Lichaj. Jonathan de Guzman restarts play with the free kick.

43:26
 

Nathan Dyer crosses the ball.

43:07
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Darren Bent. Leon Britton restarts play with the free kick.

41:52
 

Wayne Routledge concedes a free kick for a foul on Eric Lichaj. Bradley Guzan takes the free kick.

39:06
 

Miguel Michu concedes a free kick for a foul on Eric Lichaj. Miguel Michu goes into the referee's book. Ron Vlaar takes the direct free kick.

38:37
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Barry Bannan from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Alan Tate.

38:23
 

Andreas Weimann takes a shot. Save by Michel Vorm.

36:30
 

Unfair challenge on Ben Davies by Matthew Lowton results in a free kick. Matthew Lowton goes into the referee's book. Direct free kick taken by Leon Britton.

34:13
 

Miguel Michu delivers the ball, save by Bradley Guzan.

32:55
 

The ball is sent over by Matthew Lowton, blocked by Ben Davies.

32:14
 

Eric Lichaj sends in a cross, Alan Tate manages to make a clearance.

31:14
 

Darren Bent takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

30:22
 

Foul by Ashley Williams on Darren Bent, free kick awarded. Barry Bannan crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel.

27:52
 

Brett Holman produces a left-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that goes harmlessly over the target.

26:20
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Jonathan de Guzman, Effort from deep inside the area by Miguel Michu clears the bar.

25:26
 

Barry Bannan sends in a cross, clearance made by Alan Tate.

24:03
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Angel Rangel by Ciaran Clark. Booking for Ciaran Clark. Jonathan de Guzman restarts play with the free kick.

22:14
 

Angel Rangel produces a cross.

18:05
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Andreas Weimann. Indirect free kick taken by Ben Davies.

15:24
 

Corner taken left-footed by Barry Bannan, clearance by Alan Tate.

15:14
Goal
 

Matthew Lowton finds the net with a goal from just inside the area low into the middle of the goal. Aston Villa 1-0 Swansea.Assist by Barry Bannan.

14:42
 

Stephen Ireland takes the inswinging corner, Ben Davies manages to make a clearance.

14:22
 

Centre by Brett Holman, clearance by Ben Davies.

13:04
 

Corner taken left-footed by Barry Bannan to the near post, clearance by Ashley Williams.

9:35
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Jonathan de Guzman. Corner taken by Jonathan de Guzman played to the near post, Ashley Williams takes a shot. Nathan Dyer takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan. Save by Bradley Guzan.

9:20
 

The ball is delivered by Nathan Dyer, blocked by Eric Lichaj.

8:11
 

The ball is delivered by Eric Lichaj, Shot on goal by Andreas Weimann from just inside the area goes over the target.

7:06
 

Ben Davies produces a cross.

5:21
 

The ball is swung over by Angel Rangel, Eric Lichaj makes a clearance. Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Jonathan de Guzman.

2:59
 

Barry Bannan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Miguel Michu. Leon Britton restarts play with the free kick.

:41
 

Brett Holman sends in a cross, Andreas Weimann takes a shot. Alan Tate gets a block in.

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Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 38 41 87
2 Man City 38 45 79
3 Arsenal 38 35 75
4 Man Utd 38 25 70
5 Tottenham Hotspur 38 5 64
6 Liverpool 38 4 62
7 Southampton 38 21 60
8 Swansea 38 -3 56
9 Stoke 38 3 54
10 Crystal Palace 38 -4 48

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