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  • Sky Bet League Two
  • Date: Sat 31 December 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: The Memorial Stadium
Bristol Rovers

Bristol Rovers

Harrold 8"

McGleish 47"

2 - 5
Crewe Alexandra

Crewe Alexandra

Leitch-Smith 1"

Leitch-Smith 26"

Bolger 26" (OG)

Powell 32"

Powell 90"

Artell 43"

Bristol Rovers vs Crewe Alexandra


Team Lineups

Bristol Rovers

1 Bevan
4 Woodards
15 Anthony
3 Sawyer
5 Bolger
16 Anyinsah
6 Stanley
34 Dorman
11 Carayol
26 Zebroski
9 Harrold8"
Substitutes
25 Cronin
10 McGleish47"
14 Brown
18 Richards
33 Norburn

Crewe Alexandra

1 Phillips
2 Tootle
5 Artell43"
6 Dugdale
3 Davis
4 Westwood
7 Bell
11 Moore
28 Lowry
25 Powell32"90"
10 Leitch-Smith1"26"
Substitutes
13 Martin
8 Murphy
17 Mellor
19 Clayton
27 Fletcher

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League Two

Bristol Rovers

W L D L L L W L

Crewe Alexandra

W D W D D W D W


Live Text Commentary
94:44 +4.44
 

The offside flag is raised against Wes Fletcher. Gary Sawyer takes the free kick.

93:47 +3.47
 

Inswinging corner taken by Mustapha Carayol from the left by-line played to the near post, David Artell makes a clearance.

93:41 +3.41
 

Mustapha Carayol produces a cross, blocked by Adam Dugdale.

92:37 +2.37
Goal
 

Nick Powell grabs a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Bristol Rovers 2-5 Crewe.

90:18 +0.18
 

Nick Powell takes a shot. Blocked by Lance Cronin. Byron Moore produces a drilled right-footed shot from 20 yards. Save by Lance Cronin. Corner taken short by Ashley Westwood. Foul by Andy Dorman on Ashley Westwood, free kick awarded. Ashley Westwood takes the free kick.

89:31
 

Gary Sawyer gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Matt Tootle. Caution for Gary Sawyer. Direct free kick taken by Ashley Westwood.

87:42
 

Craig Stanley challenges Wes Fletcher unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ashley Westwood crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, Lee Brown makes a clearance.

87:08
Yellow card
 

Matt Tootle is shown a yellow card for time wasting.

85:32
 

Corner taken right-footed by Ashley Westwood, clearance made by Matt Harrold.

85:25
 

Byron Moore sends in a cross, blocked by Cian Bolger.

84:36
 

Corner taken by Craig Stanley, Unfair challenge on Steve Phillips by Matt Harrold results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Steve Phillips.

82:58
 

Chris Zebroski has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide right of the target.

82:01
Substitution
 

Luke Murphy replaces Lee Bell.

81:39
 

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

81:06
 

Shot from 20 yards by Dan Woodards. Blocked by David Artell.

79:36
Substitution
 

Handball decision goes against Chris Zebroski. Free kick taken by Harry Davis. Ajay Leitch-Smith goes off and Wes Fletcher comes on.

78:22
 

The ball is swung over by Mustapha Carayol, save by Steve Phillips.

78:04
 

Nick Powell crosses the ball, clearance made by Lee Brown.

77:45
 

Craig Stanley sends in a cross, Lee Bell manages to make a clearance.

76:31
 

Mustapha Carayol delivers the ball, David Artell makes a clearance.

74:22
 

Ashley Westwood receives a caution for time wasting.

73:39
 

The ball is swung over by Lee Brown, David Artell manages to make a clearance.

72:56
 

Mustapha Carayol takes a shot. Comfortable save by Steve Phillips.

72:41
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Ajay Leitch-Smith. Lee Brown takes the free kick.

68:52
 

Foul by Lee Brown on Ajay Leitch-Smith, free kick awarded. Ashley Westwood produces a cross, Harry Davis takes a shot. Comfortable save by Lance Cronin.

67:52
 

Craig Stanley sends in a cross, Mustapha Carayol has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

65:59
 

Shot from just outside the area by Mustapha Carayol misses to the left of the target.

63:58
 

Chris Zebroski sends in a cross.

63:20
 

Nick Powell crosses the ball, clearance by Gary Sawyer.

62:54
 

Craig Stanley takes a shot. Lee Bell gets a block in.

62:39
 

Mustapha Carayol takes a shot. Blocked by Adam Dugdale.

62:05
 

The ball is swung over by Lee Brown, Lee Bell manages to make a clearance.

61:41
 

Lee Bell challenges Craig Stanley unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Gary Sawyer.

60:57
 

Ashley Westwood sends in a cross, clearance made by Gary Sawyer.

59:15
 

Craig Stanley delivers the ball, clearance by David Artell.

58:59
 

Short corner taken by Mustapha Carayol.

58:53
 

Mustapha Carayol delivers the ball, Harry Davis gets a block in.

56:04
 

Craig Stanley crosses the ball, Steve Phillips makes a save.

54:45
 

Ajay Leitch-Smith has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

52:31
 

The ball is delivered by Chris Zebroski, save by Steve Phillips.

52:20
 

Dan Woodards crosses the ball, Matt Tootle gets a block in.

50:51
 

Centre by Chris Zebroski, Craig Stanley takes a shot. Save made by Steve Phillips.

47:59 +2.59
 

Lee Bell concedes a free kick for a foul on Matt Harrold. Dan Woodards takes the direct free kick.

49:49
 

Caution for Craig Stanley.

49:31
 

The referee blows for offside against Ajay Leitch-Smith. Gary Sawyer takes the free kick.

46:35 +1.35
 

The ball is sent over by Gary Sawyer, Steve Phillips makes a save.

47:28
Goal
 

Scott McGleish grabs a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Bristol Rovers 2-4 Crewe.The assist for the goal came from Craig Stanley.

47:03
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Craig Stanley from the right by-line, Matt Tootle makes a clearance.

46:53
 

Mustapha Carayol produces a cross, David Artell manages to make a clearance.

46:35
 

Unfair challenge on Chris Zebroski by Byron Moore results in a free kick. Craig Stanley takes the direct free kick.

45:50
 

Centre by Lee Brown, Byron Moore makes a clearance.

45:02
Substitution
 

Scott Bevan goes off and Lance Cronin comes on.

45:01
Substitution
 

Lee Brown is brought on as a substitute for Byron Anthony.

45:01
Substitution
 

Scott McGleish is brought on as a substitute for Joe Anyinsah.

43:02
Goal
 

Outswinging corner taken by Ashley Westwood from the right by-line played to the near post. David Artell finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close in. Bristol Rovers 1-4 Crewe.The assist for the goal came from Adam Dugdale.

42:56
 

The ball is swung over by Ajay Leitch-Smith, clearance made by Dan Woodards.

42:39
 

Chris Zebroski crosses the ball, Adam Dugdale makes a clearance.

42:04
 

Andy Dorman takes a shot from 18 yards. Save by Steve Phillips.

41:17
 

Joe Anyinsah crosses the ball, clearance made by David Artell.

40:06
 

Unfair challenge on Ajay Leitch-Smith by Cian Bolger results in a free kick. Adam Dugdale restarts play with the free kick.

39:50
 

The ball is delivered by Dan Woodards, Harry Davis manages to make a clearance.

39:33
 

Mustapha Carayol has an effort at goal from 18 yards. Blocked by Harry Davis.

38:50
 

Lee Bell fouled by Joe Anyinsah, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Steve Phillips.

37:52
 

Outswinging corner taken by Ashley Westwood from the right by-line, save by Scott Bevan.

37:10
 

Ashley Westwood takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Chris Zebroski.

36:24
 

Harry Davis produces a cross.

35:34
 

Craig Stanley takes a outswinging corner to the near post, Cian Bolger takes a shot. Ajay Leitch-Smith gets a block in.

35:27
 

The ball is sent over by Chris Zebroski, Byron Moore gets a block in.

34:19
 

Ajay Leitch-Smith is ruled offside. Scott Bevan takes the indirect free kick.

32:09
Goal
 

Nick Powell scores a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the top right corner of the goal. Bristol Rovers 1-3 Crewe.

32:00
 

Inswinging corner taken by Craig Stanley from the left by-line.

31:33
 

Chris Zebroski delivers the ball, blocked by Matt Tootle.

31:01
 

Inswinging corner taken by Ashley Westwood from the right by-line played to the near post, Andy Dorman makes a clearance.

30:27
 

Ajay Leitch-Smith delivers the ball, Nick Powell takes a shot. Blocked by Byron Anthony.

29:15
 

The ball is sent over by Mustapha Carayol, clearance by Matt Tootle.

26:08
Goal
 

Jamie Lowry takes a shot. Blocked by Cian Bolger. Centre by Nick Powell, Ajay Leitch-Smith takes a shot. Own goal by Cian Bolger. Bristol Rovers 1-2 Crewe.The assist for the goal came from Ajay Leitch-Smith.

25:45
 

Shot from 20 yards by Chris Zebroski. Blocked by Adam Dugdale.

21:57
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mustapha Carayol on Lee Bell. Mustapha Carayol booked. Steve Phillips takes the free kick.

20:29
 

Nick Powell takes a shot. Blocked by Byron Anthony. Corner from the left by-line taken by Ashley Westwood, Cian Bolger makes a clearance. Corner taken by Ashley Westwood, Adam Dugdale takes a shot. Save by Scott Bevan.

19:00
 

The ball is swung over by Mustapha Carayol, clearance made by Steve Phillips.

18:12
 

Effort from 20 yards by Gary Sawyer. Blocked by Steve Phillips.

17:12
 

David Artell concedes a free kick for a foul on Matt Harrold. Free kick taken by Gary Sawyer.

16:08
 

Nick Powell concedes a free kick for a foul on Cian Bolger. Free kick taken by Cian Bolger.

15:31
 

Mustapha Carayol takes a shot from a long way out clearing the bar.

14:43
 

Andy Dorman fouled by Byron Moore, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Dan Woodards.

12:25
 

The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Scott Bevan.

12:00
 

The ball is swung over by Nick Powell, Byron Anthony manages to make a clearance.

10:26
 

The ball is swung over by Andy Dorman, clearance by Adam Dugdale.

9:20
 

The ball is swung over by Matt Tootle, Ajay Leitch-Smith takes a shot. Scott Bevan gets a block in.

8:02
Goal
 

Goal scored by Matt Harrold from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Bristol Rovers 1-1 Crewe.The assist for the goal came from Chris Zebroski.

6:34
 

Mustapha Carayol produces a cross, Matt Tootle manages to make a clearance.

5:34
 

Corner taken by Craig Stanley from the left by-line, Effort from inside the six-yard box by Cian Bolger goes wide left of the target.

5:28
 

Centre by Mustapha Carayol, Jamie Lowry gets a block in.

5:03
 

Nick Powell challenges Cian Bolger unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Craig Stanley.

4:57
 

Centre by Mustapha Carayol, David Artell manages to make a clearance.

1:08
Goal
 

A cross is delivered by Matt Tootle, A goal is scored by Ajay Leitch-Smith from close in to the top left corner of the goal. Bristol Rovers 0-1 Crewe.Assist by Matt Tootle.

Sky Bet League Two table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Burton Albion 46 30 94
2 Shrewsbury 46 36 89
3 Bury 46 20 85
4 Wycombe 46 22 84
5 Southend 46 16 84
6 Stevenage 46 8 72
7 Plymouth 46 18 71
8 Luton 46 10 68
9 Newport County 46 -3 65
10 Exeter 46 -4 64

Full Sky Bet League Two Table