• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Wed 26 December 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Villa Park
0 - 4
Tottenham Hotspur

Tottenham Hotspur

Defoe 56"

Bale 60"

Bale 72"

Bale 83"

Aston Villa vs Tottenham Hotspur


Team Lineups

Aston Villa

22 Guzan
34 Lowton
31 Herd
6 Clark
32 Baker
27 Bennett
15 Westwood
8 El Ahmadi
16 Delph
14 Holman
20 Benteke
Substitutes
1 Given
7 Ireland
12 Albrighton
21 Bowery
25 Bannan
30 Lichaj
40 Carruthers

Tottenham Hotspur

25 Lloris
28 Walker
13 Gallas
5 Vertonghen
16 Naughton
7 Lennon
19 Dembele
30 Sandro
11 Bale60"72"83"
18 Defoe56"
10 Adebayor
Substitutes
24 Friedel
8 Parker
20 Dawson
22 Sigurdsson
29 Livermore
31 Townsend
33 Caulker

Possession Stats

29%
71%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Aston Villa

L D W L W W L L

Tottenham Hotspur

D L W D L L W W
Head to Head
Tottenham
2-0
Aston Villa 07-Oct-2012
Aston Villa
1-1
Tottenham 06-May-2012
Tottenham
2-0
Aston Villa 21-Nov-2011
Aston Villa
1-2
Tottenham 26-Dec-2010
Tottenham
2-1
Aston Villa 02-Oct-2010
Tottenham
0-0
Aston Villa 06-Feb-2010


Live Text Commentary
92:42 +2.42
 

The ball is crossed by Matthew Lowton.

90:18 +0.18
 

The ball is sent over by Marc Albrighton, Kyle Naughton gets a block in.

89:35
 

Effort on goal by Gylfi Sigurdsson from outside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the bar.

86:50
 

Marc Albrighton takes a shot. Save made by Hugo Lloris.

85:34
 

The ball is sent over by Marc Albrighton.

83:25
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Gareth Bale from deep inside the penalty area high into the middle of the goal. Aston Villa 0-4 Tottenham.Assist by Gylfi Sigurdsson. Andros Townsend replaces Gareth Bale.

82:31
 

Gareth Bale sends in a cross, Ciaran Clark manages to make a clearance.

81:24
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gylfi Sigurdsson on Fabian Delph. Marc Albrighton delivers the ball, Christian Benteke takes a shot. Hugo Lloris makes a comfortable save.

78:38
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Brett Holman by Kyle Walker results in a free kick. Gylfi Sigurdsson replaces Emmanuel Adebayor. Joe Bennett takes the free kick.

75:31
 

The ball is swung over by Gareth Bale, clearance by Chris Herd.

74:55
 

Shot from inside the area by Jermain Defoe clears the bar.

72:11
Goal
 

Gareth Bale finds the back of the net with a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Aston Villa 0-3 Tottenham.The assist for the goal came from Aaron Lennon.

71:11
 

Gareth Bale produces a cross, clearance made by Chris Herd.

70:30
 

The ball is crossed by Marc Albrighton, clearance by Jan Vertonghen.

69:44
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Fabian Delph by Emmanuel Adebayor. Fabian Delph restarts play with the free kick.

68:26
Yellow card
 

Gareth Bale fouled by Fabian Delph, the ref awards a free kick. Fabian Delph is booked. Kyle Walker takes the direct free kick.

67:30
 

The ball is swung over by Stephen Ireland. Corner taken right-footed by Marc Albrighton to the near post, Gareth Bale manages to make a clearance.

65:54
Substitution
 

Scott Parker comes on in place of Mousa Dembele.

62:58
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ciaran Clark on Aaron Lennon. Strike comes in from Gareth Bale from the free kick.

60:26
Goal
 

Gareth Bale finds the net with a goal from close range low into the middle of the goal. Aston Villa 0-2 Tottenham.

58:37
 

The ball is crossed by Brett Holman.

56:59
Goal
 

Jermain Defoe fires in a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Aston Villa 0-1 Tottenham.Assist on the goal came from Kyle Naughton.

54:56
 

Stephen Ireland crosses the ball. The assistant referee flags for offside against Christian Benteke. Hugo Lloris restarts play with the free kick.

54:04
 

The referee blows for offside. Jan Vertonghen restarts play with the free kick.

52:16
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Kyle Walker, clearance by Christian Benteke.

50:31
 

Emmanuel Adebayor concedes a free kick for a foul on Ciaran Clark. Karim El Ahmadi takes the direct free kick.

47:36 +2.36
 

Corner taken right-footed by Ashley Westwood, save by Hugo Lloris.

47:24 +2.24
 

The ball is crossed by Joe Bennett, blocked by Mousa Dembele.

48:16
 

Foul by Brett Holman on Kyle Walker, free kick awarded. Mousa Dembele takes the direct free kick. Foul by Mousa Dembele on Karim El Ahmadi, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Fabian Delph. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Raniere Sandro by Karim El Ahmadi. Jan Vertonghen takes the direct free kick.

46:18 +1.18
 

The referee blows for offside. Raniere Sandro takes the free kick.

46:22
 

Shot from just outside the area by Matthew Lowton misses to the left of the target.

45:44
 

The ball is swung over by Marc Albrighton, clearance made by William Gallas.

45:30
 

The ball is swung over by Marc Albrighton, blocked by Kyle Naughton.

45:21
 

A cross is delivered by Marc Albrighton, clearance made by William Gallas.

45:01
Substitution
 

Ashley Westwood goes off and Marc Albrighton comes on.

44:31
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Matthew Lowton on Kyle Naughton. Nathan Baker leaves the field to be replaced by Stephen Ireland. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Gareth Bale.

43:36
 

The offside flag is raised against Christian Benteke. William Gallas takes the indirect free kick.

41:22
 

Kyle Walker sends in a cross, Nathan Baker gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Gareth Bale, Close range header by Emmanuel Adebayor goes wide of the left-hand post.

40:00
 

Drilled left-footed shot by Gareth Bale. Save by Bradley Guzan. Short corner taken by Kyle Naughton from the left by-line.

39:22
 

A cross is delivered by Kyle Walker, Ashley Westwood gets a block in.

38:58
 

The ball is sent over by Gareth Bale, Fabian Delph manages to make a clearance.

37:23
 

Foul by Karim El Ahmadi on Aaron Lennon, free kick awarded. Gareth Bale crosses the ball in from the free kick, save by Bradley Guzan.

36:56
 

Handball by Brett Holman. William Gallas takes the direct free kick.

35:31
 

Gareth Bale takes the outswinging corner, Aaron Lennon takes a shot. Blocked by Ciaran Clark. Inswinging corner taken by Gareth Bale from the right by-line, Jan Vertonghen has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide right of the goal.

35:16
 

Gareth Bale crosses the ball, Ashley Westwood makes a clearance.

34:33
 

Matthew Lowton sends in a cross, Close range strike by Brett Holman goes over the bar.

33:34
 

Gareth Bale produces a cross, Emmanuel Adebayor takes a shot. Blocked by Nathan Baker. Corner taken by Gareth Bale from the left by-line.

32:28
 

The official flags Emmanuel Adebayor offside. Bradley Guzan restarts play with the free kick.

30:33
 

The ball is swung over by Raniere Sandro, clearance made by Matthew Lowton. Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Gareth Bale, Emmanuel Adebayor takes a shot. Save made by Bradley Guzan.

29:06
 

The ball is delivered by Ashley Westwood. Joe Bennett crosses the ball.

24:46
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Matthew Lowton on Mousa Dembele. Free kick taken by Kyle Naughton.

24:12
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Kyle Walker.

23:44
 

Outswinging corner taken by Gareth Bale.

23:21
 

Lobbed right-footed shot by Jermain Defoe. Bradley Guzan makes a save.

22:08
 

A cross is delivered by Aaron Lennon, clearance made by Chris Herd. Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Kyle Walker played to the near post, William Gallas takes a shot. Bradley Guzan makes a save.

18:46
 

Gareth Bale produces a cross, save by Bradley Guzan.

17:44
 

Emmanuel Adebayor concedes a free kick for a foul on Nathan Baker. Nathan Baker takes the free kick.

17:08
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Aaron Lennon on Joe Bennett. Bradley Guzan takes the direct free kick.

15:32
 

Corner taken right-footed by Kyle Walker to the near post, clearance by Chris Herd.

15:17
 

A cross is delivered by Gareth Bale, Matthew Lowton gets a block in.

12:49
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Kyle Walker, Ciaran Clark makes a clearance.

12:39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mousa Dembele by Karim El Ahmadi. Free kick taken by Mousa Dembele.

11:22
 

Unfair challenge on Jermain Defoe by Ashley Westwood results in a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Kyle Walker, Ciaran Clark makes a clearance.

9:24
 

Gareth Bale produces a cross, clearance made by Ciaran Clark. Kyle Walker produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net. Corner from right by-line taken by Kyle Walker. Jermain Defoe takes a shot. Ashley Westwood gets a block in. Gareth Bale takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan. Kyle Walker takes the outswinging corner, Christian Benteke manages to make a clearance.

5:40
 

Chris Herd gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jermain Defoe. Gareth Bale shoots direct from the free kick. Inswinging corner taken by Kyle Walker from the left by-line.

5:19
 

Kyle Walker takes a shot. Blocked by Ciaran Clark.

4:59
 

Gareth Bale crosses the ball, blocked by Fabian Delph.

3:23
 

Kyle Walker takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post.

3:06
 

Centre by Gareth Bale, clearance made by Ciaran Clark.

2:06
 

Fabian Delph gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on William Gallas. Jan Vertonghen takes the free kick.

1:32
 

A cross is delivered by Kyle Naughton, clearance by Joe Bennett.

Barclays Premier League table

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

Full Barclays Premier League Table