• The FA Cup
  • Date: Wed 07 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:30
  • Venue: White Hart Lane
Tottenham Hotspur

Tottenham Hotspur

Defoe 25"

Defoe 74"

Adebayor 54" (P)

3 - 1

Tottenham Hotspur vs Stevenage Borough


Team Lineups

Tottenham Hotspur

23 Cudicini
33 Nelsen
20 Dawson
4 Kaboul
25 Rose
7 Lennon
8 Parker
21 Kranjcar
3 Bale
11 Van der Vaart
18 Defoe25"74"
Substitutes
24 Friedel
10 Adebayor54"
13 Gallas
14 Modric
17 Giovani
28 Walker
29 Livermore

Stevenage Borough

16 Day
25 Henry
5 Ashton
14 Roberts
3 Laird
2 Wilson
13 Byrom3"
24 Bostwick
4 Charles
20 Beardsley
32 Shroot
Substitutes
1 Julian
6 Edwards
8 Long
10 Reid
11 Myrie-Williams
12 May
17 Winn

Possession Stats

43%
57%

Form Guide - The FA Cup

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Stevenage Borough

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Live Text Commentary
92:44 +2.44
 

Gareth Bale takes a shot. Save by Chris Day.

91:22 +1.22
 

Michael Bostwick has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

89:33
 

Ronnie Henry delivers the ball, clearance made by Ryan Nelsen.

88:26
 

Unfair challenge on Lawrie Wilson by Danny Rose results in a free kick. Michael Bostwick takes the direct free kick.

86:34
 

Craig Reid takes a shot. Carlo Cudicini makes a save.

86:12
 

Jennison Myrie-Williams takes a shot. Jake Livermore gets a block in.

84:05
 

Shot from just outside the box by Emmanuel Adebayor misses to the right of the goal.

81:17
 

Scott Laird delivers the ball, clearance made by Younes Kaboul.

80:22
Substitution
 

Scott Parker concedes a free kick for a foul on Joel Byrom. Jake Livermore comes on in place of Niko Kranjcar. Scott Laird restarts play with the free kick.

79:08
 

Corner taken right-footed by Niko Kranjcar, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Gareth Bale goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

78:00
 

Effort on goal by Emmanuel Adebayor from just inside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the target.

75:32
 

Michael Bostwick produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that misses to the left of the goal.

74:23
Goal
 

Goal scored by Jermain Defoe from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Tottenham 3-1 Stevenage.Gareth Bale provided the assist for the goal.

72:22
 

Jermain Defoe takes a shot. Jon Ashton gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Rafael Van der Vaart.

71:07
 

Mark Roberts takes a shot. Ryan Nelsen gets a block in.

70:09
 

Scott Laird produces a cross, clearance made by Younes Kaboul. Michael Bostwick takes a shot. Blocked by Scott Parker.

68:47
 

Jermain Defoe takes a shot. Save made by Chris Day.

66:18
 

Centre by Jennison Myrie-Williams, clearance made by Scott Parker.

65:18
 

Outswinging corner taken by Joel Byrom from the left by-line.

64:54
 

Unfair challenge on Michael Bostwick by Niko Kranjcar results in a free kick. Scott Laird takes the free kick.

63:33
 

Michael Bostwick takes a shot. Save made by Carlo Cudicini. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Joel Byrom, clearance made by Younes Kaboul. Corner from the right by-line taken by Joel Byrom, Mark Roberts takes a shot.

61:15
Substitution
 

Craig Reid replaces Chris Beardsley. (Stevenage) makes a substitution, with Jennison Myrie-Williams coming on for Darius Charles.

61:03
 

Shot from just outside the area by Niko Kranjcar misses to the right of the target.

60:31
 

Emmanuel Adebayor takes a shot. Save by Chris Day. Corner from the left by-line taken by Rafael Van der Vaart, clearance by Jon Ashton.

59:57
 

Gareth Bale takes a shot.

54:58
 

Chris Beardsley is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Niko Kranjcar restarts play with the free kick.

53:04
Goal
 

Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Gareth Bale by Mark Roberts. Mark Roberts is booked. Placed penalty scored by Emmanuel Adebayor. Tottenham 2-1 Stevenage.Assist by Gareth Bale.

51:04
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Rafael Van der Vaart played to the near post, Header by Gareth Bale from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

50:41
 

Chris Beardsley is caught offside. Carlo Cudicini takes the indirect free kick.

47:54 +2.54
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Rafael Van der Vaart played to the near post, Jon Ashton makes a clearance. Rafael Van der Vaart takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Michael Bostwick makes a clearance.

49:41
 

Joel Byrom takes a outswinging corner to the near post. Mark Roberts takes a shot. Carlo Cudicini makes a fantastic save.

46:37 +1.37
 

Short corner taken by Rafael Van der Vaart from the right by-line. Jermain Defoe crosses the ball, clearance made by Chris Beardsley.

47:02
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Bostwick on Danny Rose. Michael Bostwick goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Niko Kranjcar. Jermain Defoe is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Chris Day restarts play with the free kick.

45:16 +0.16
 

Michael Bostwick produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the target.

44:09
 

The ball is swung over by Younes Kaboul, Jon Ashton manages to make a clearance.

43:22
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Joel Byrom from the right by-line, Darius Charles takes a shot. Carlo Cudicini makes a save.

42:43
 

Rafael Van der Vaart has an effort at goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

40:11
 

Gareth Bale has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses right.

39:50
 

Gareth Bale produces a cross, Jon Ashton manages to make a clearance.

39:32
 

Centre by Scott Laird, Danny Rose manages to make a clearance.

37:07
Substitution
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Joel Byrom, Aaron Lennon goes off and Emmanuel Adebayor comes on. Younes Kaboul manages to make a clearance.

29:56
 

Joel Byrom concedes a free kick for a foul on Rafael Van der Vaart. Direct free kick taken by Scott Parker.

29:23
 

Centre by Jermain Defoe, save made by Chris Day.

28:49
 

Jermain Defoe takes a shot. Chris Day makes a save.

26:36
 

Jermain Defoe is ruled offside. Chris Day takes the free kick.

24:14
Goal
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Niko Kranjcar on Lawrie Wilson. Joel Byrom sends in a cross, Header from close in by Chris Beardsley misses to the right of the goal. Jermain Defoe gets on the score sheet with a goal from the edge of the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Tottenham 1-1 Stevenage.The assist for the goal came from Gareth Bale.

23:00
 

Jermain Defoe concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Beardsley. Chris Day takes the free kick.

22:02
 

Outswinging corner taken by Rafael Van der Vaart, clearance by Jon Ashton.

20:13
 

The ball is sent over by Aaron Lennon, clearance made by Jon Ashton.

17:27
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Michael Bostwick goes wide left of the goal.

16:14
 

Kyle Walker sends in a cross, clearance made by Mark Roberts.

15:20
 

Danny Rose produces a cross, Michael Bostwick manages to make a clearance.

12:37
 

Jermain Defoe is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Chris Day.

10:58
 

Joel Byrom produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

5:27
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michael Dawson by Chris Beardsley. Kyle Walker comes on in place of Michael Dawson. Free kick taken by Gareth Bale.

5:18
 

The ball is delivered by Younes Kaboul, clearance by Mark Roberts.

2:39
 

Assist on the goal came from Michael Bostwick.

2:22
Goal
 

Foul by Ryan Nelsen on Joel Byrom, Penalty awarded. Penalty taken left-footed by Joel Byrom and scored. Tottenham 0-1 Stevenage.

:18
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Danny Rose by Lawrie Wilson. Niko Kranjcar takes the free kick.