• The FA Cup
  • Date: Sat 07 January 2012
  • Kick-off: 17:30
  • Venue: The Memorial Stadium
Bristol Rovers

Bristol Rovers

McGleish 89"

1 - 3
Aston Villa

Aston Villa

Albrighton 34"

Agbonlahor 63"

Clark 77"

Bristol Rovers vs Aston Villa


Team Lineups

Bristol Rovers

20 Poke
4 Woodards
33 Downes
5 Bolger
3 Sawyer
16 Anyinsah
6 Stanley
34 Dorman
11 Carayol
26 Zebroski
18 Richards
Substitutes
25 Cronin
2 Smith
10 McGleish89"
14 Brown
15 Anthony
27 McLaggon
35 Goddard

Aston Villa

22 Guzan
2 Hutton
5 Dunne
6 Collins
3 Warnock
12 Albrighton34"
7 Ireland
19 Petrov
21 Clark77"
9 Bent
18 Heskey
Substitutes
33 Marshall
10 N'Zogbia
11 Agbonlahor63"
16 Delph
25 Bannan
26 Weimann
38 Gardner

Possession Stats

39%
61%

Form Guide - The FA Cup

Bristol Rovers

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Aston Villa

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Live Text Commentary
93:41 +3.41
 

The referee blows for offside. Michael Poke takes the indirect free kick.

93:17 +3.17
 

Short corner taken by Marc Albrighton.

93:00 +3
 

Gary Gardner takes a shot. Save by Michael Poke.

92:05 +2.05
Goal
 

The referee penalises Stephen Warnock for handball. Placed penalty taken by Scott McGleish saved by Bradley Guzan. Bristol Rovers 1-3 Aston Villa.

91:51 +1.51
 

Andy Dorman takes a shot.

91:36 +1.36
 

The ball is sent over by Dan Woodards, Richard Dunne makes a clearance.

91:26 +1.26
 

Lee Brown produces a cross, clearance by Barry Bannan.

89:55
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Scott McGleish from just outside the penalty area low into the middle of the goal. Bristol Rovers 1-3 Aston Villa.

88:09
 

Kayne McLaggon fouled by Gary Gardner, the ref awards a free kick. Craig Stanley takes the indirect free kick.

85:43
Substitution
 

Kayne McLaggon comes on in place of Joe Anyinsah.

85:00
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Barry Bannan from the right by-line, save made by Michael Poke.

82:55
 

Unfair challenge on Chris Zebroski by Stephen Warnock results in a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Craig Stanley, clearance by Richard Dunne.

81:24
Substitution
 

Barry Bannan replaces Stiliyan Petrov.

78:19
Substitution
 

Lee Brown is brought on as a substitute for Eliot Richards.

77:49
Goal
 

Ciaran Clark fires in a goal from just outside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Bristol Rovers 0-3 Aston Villa.

77:25
 

The ball is delivered by Marc Albrighton.

76:31
 

Chris Zebroski challenges Marc Albrighton unfairly and gives away a free kick. Stiliyan Petrov crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, Aaron Downes manages to make a clearance.

75:22
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Craig Stanley, Aaron Downes challenges Gary Gardner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

73:30
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gabriel Agbonlahor on Chris Zebroski. (Aston Villa) makes a substitution, with Gary Gardner coming on for James Collins. Cian Bolger restarts play with the free kick.

73:17
 

Marc Albrighton produces a cross, Gabriel Agbonlahor takes a shot. Blocked by Cian Bolger.

72:32
 

Gary Sawyer crosses the ball, Richard Dunne makes a clearance.

71:18
 

Gary Sawyer crosses the ball, clearance by Richard Dunne.

70:49
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Marc Albrighton, Craig Stanley makes a clearance.

70:30
 

Corner taken right-footed by Marc Albrighton, clearance by Aaron Downes.

70:08
 

Darren Bent produces a cross, clearance by Gabriel Agbonlahor.

68:02
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Craig Stanley, Headed effort from inside the area by Aaron Downes misses to the left of the target.

67:48
 

Joe Anyinsah takes a shot. Blocked by Richard Dunne.

66:04
 

The ball is swung over by Joe Anyinsah, Richard Dunne makes a clearance.

63:35
Goal
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor grabs a goal from just outside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Bristol Rovers 0-2 Aston Villa.The assist for the goal came from Stiliyan Petrov.

60:27
 

The ball is sent over by Aaron Downes, Darren Bent makes a clearance.

59:25
 

Stephen Ireland is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Michael Poke.

57:43
 

The ball is swung over by Darren Bent, comfortable save by Michael Poke.

53:35
 

The ball is delivered by Gabriel Agbonlahor.

52:14
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris Zebroski on Stiliyan Petrov. James Collins restarts play with the free kick.

50:51
 

The ball is swung over by Alan Hutton, clearance by Chris Zebroski.

50:13
 

Short corner worked by Marc Albrighton.

49:24
 

A cross is delivered by Stephen Warnock, clearance made by Gary Sawyer.

48:57
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor takes a shot. Blocked by Aaron Downes.

48:14
 

Craig Stanley gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stiliyan Petrov. Bradley Guzan takes the indirect free kick.

47:55
 

The ball is swung over by Stephen Warnock, clearance made by Dan Woodards.

46:06
 

Centre by Chris Zebroski, James Collins makes a clearance.

45:13
 

Joe Anyinsah sends in a cross, Shot from just outside the box by Scott McGleish misses to the left of the goal.

45:01
Substitution
 

Gabriel Agbonlahor on for Emile Heskey.

44:09
 

The ball is delivered by Marc Albrighton, Craig Stanley manages to make a clearance.

43:06
 

The ball is sent over by Stephen Warnock, Marc Albrighton has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the target.

41:46
 

Andy Dorman fouled by Marc Albrighton, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed by Craig Stanley, clearance made by Richard Dunne.

39:39
 

Foul by Chris Zebroski on Stephen Warnock, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Warnock.

38:53
 

Effort from 25 yards by Chris Zebroski. Comfortable save by Bradley Guzan.

37:30
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Stephen Warnock misses to the left of the target.

36:41
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Ireland on Dan Woodards. Free kick crossed by Craig Stanley, save by Bradley Guzan.

36:25
 

Marc Albrighton concedes a free kick for a foul on Cian Bolger. Indirect free kick taken by Craig Stanley.

34:08
Goal
 

Marc Albrighton fires in a goal from inside the penalty area low into the middle of the goal. Bristol Rovers 0-1 Aston Villa.Assist on the goal came from Stiliyan Petrov.

32:52
 

Marc Albrighton sends in a cross, Aaron Downes manages to make a clearance.

31:40
 

The ball is crossed by Marc Albrighton, Dan Woodards makes a clearance. The referee blows for offside. Gary Sawyer takes the free kick.

30:28
 

Gary Sawyer sends in a cross, comfortable save by Bradley Guzan.

30:09
 

Corner taken right-footed by Craig Stanley, Ciaran Clark manages to make a clearance.

30:03
 

The ball is swung over by Joe Anyinsah, blocked by Richard Dunne.

27:18
Substitution
 

(Bristol Rovers) makes a substitution, with Scott McGleish coming on for Mustapha Carayol.

24:46
 

Stephen Warnock challenges Eliot Richards unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Michael Poke.

24:19
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Marc Albrighton, save by Michael Poke.

23:22
 

Marc Albrighton takes a short corner. Effort from deep inside the area by Marc Albrighton misses to the right of the target.

23:03
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Marc Albrighton from the right by-line, Emile Heskey takes a shot. Save by Michael Poke.

22:45
 

Stephen Warnock delivers the ball, Emile Heskey takes a shot. Blocked by Aaron Downes.

19:03
 

Centre by Marc Albrighton, clearance made by Cian Bolger.

18:48
 

A cross is delivered by Stephen Warnock, Michael Poke makes a save.

18:39
 

Stephen Warnock produces a cross, Cian Bolger manages to make a clearance.

18:13
 

Stephen Ireland crosses the ball, Dan Woodards manages to make a clearance.

16:50
 

Stephen Ireland sends in a cross, Shot from deep inside the area by Emile Heskey clears the crossbar.

14:34
 

The ball is delivered by Marc Albrighton, clearance made by Cian Bolger.

14:14
 

Alan Hutton sends in a cross, clearance made by Aaron Downes.

12:43
 

Eliot Richards has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide right of the goal.

9:31
 

A cross is delivered by Marc Albrighton, save by Michael Poke.

9:23
 

Centre by Richard Dunne, clearance by Craig Stanley.

8:54
 

Corner taken by Marc Albrighton from the right by-line.

8:46
 

The ball is crossed by Marc Albrighton, Cian Bolger manages to make a clearance.

5:22
 

Chris Zebroski takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan.

2:52
 

Joe Anyinsah gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alan Hutton. Bradley Guzan takes the indirect free kick.

2:27
 

The ball is sent over by Craig Stanley, Alan Hutton manages to make a clearance.

2:16
 

Chris Zebroski sends in a cross, blocked by Ciaran Clark.

2:11
 

A cross is delivered by Chris Zebroski, clearance by Richard Dunne.

1:44
 

Dan Woodards delivers the ball, save by Bradley Guzan.