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  • Date:25 Jan 2014
  • Kick-off:15:00
  • Venue:Stadium of Light
  • Attendance:25,081
Goal!

Live Commentary

The referee signals the end of the game.

93:47 +3.47

Kyle Storer takes the free kick.

93:21 +3.21

Kyle Storer fouled by Fabio Borini, the ref awards a free kick.

92:43 +2.43

Unfair challenge on Josh Gowling by Jozy Altidore results in a free kick.

92:22 +2.22

Callum Gittings concedes a free kick for a foul on Fabio Borini.

90:47 +0.47

Fabio Borini takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Lee Vaughan.

89:59

Mickey Demetriou makes a clearance.

89:25

Callum Gittings crosses the ball.

87:33

Shot by Freddie Ladapo went wide left of the goal.

86:00

Clearance made by Valentin Roberge.

85:23

Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson.

84:33

Clearance made by Mickey Demetriou.

83:51

Sebastian Larsson crosses the ball.

82:33

(Kidderminster) makes a substitution, with Santiago Aloi coming on for Jack Dyer.

81:20

Header at goal by Ondrej Celustka to the left of the net.

80:37

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Charis Mavrias by Danny Jackman.

79:52

Danny Jackman manages to make a clearance.

77:58

Callum Gittings challenges Fabio Borini unfairly and gives away a free kick.

75:50

The ball is crossed by Ondrej Celustka.

74:33

Sebastian Larsson decides to take a short corner.

74:01

The ball is delivered by Fabio Borini.

73:04

Unfair challenge on Modibo Diakite by Jack Byrne results in a free kick.

73:00

Kyle Storer takes the free kick.

72:35

Jack Colback concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Gash.

71:49

Jack Colback joins the action as a substitute, replacing Lee Cattermole.

71:17

The ball is crossed by Valentin Roberge.

69:47

Shot by Fabio Borini went wide of the right-hand upright.

69:09

Modibo Diakite takes the free kick.

68:45

Foul by Jack Byrne on Santiago Vergini, free kick awarded.

68:03

Callum Gittings on for Marvin Johnson.

67:40

Freddie Ladapo joins the action as a substitute, replacing Amari Morgan-Smith.

65:56

Craig Gardner joins the action as a substitute, replacing El-Hadji Ba.

65:26

(Sunderland) makes a substitution, with Fabio Borini coming on for Emanuele Giaccherini.

64:51

Clearance by Marvin Johnson.

64:01

Kyle Storer booked for unsporting behaviour.

63:53

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Valentin Roberge by Kyle Storer.

62:21

Clearance made by Marvin Johnson.

62:18

Shot by Ondrej Celustka. Mickey Demetriou gets a block in.

59:41

Santiago Vergini has an effort at goal. Parried by Daniel Lewis back into danger.

58:32

Kyle Storer takes the free kick.

57:59

Valentin Roberge concedes a free kick for a foul on Kyle Storer.

57:16

The ball is swung over by Ondrej Celustka.

56:37

Clearance by Josh Gowling.

51:24

Daniel Lewis restarts play with the free kick.

50:07

Free kick awarded for a foul by El-Hadji Ba on Amari Morgan-Smith.

50:02

Shot by El-Hadji Ba. Blocked by Kyle Storer.

46:14

El-Hadji Ba takes a weak shot. Daniel Lewis blocks the ball.

45:32

Clearance made by Danny Jackman.

45:31 +0.31

Charis Mavrias booked for unsporting behaviour.

45:31

Charis Mavrias sends in a cross.

The referee gets the second half started.

The referee calls an end to the first half.

45:10 +0.10

Emanuele Giaccherini produces a cross.

42:55

Josh Gowling manages to make a clearance.

41:00

Free kick taken by Daniel Lewis.

40:34

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Dyer by Jozy Altidore.

38:47

Michael Gash concedes a free kick for a foul on Emanuele Giaccherini.

37:37

Valentin Roberge has an effort at goal. Blocked by Jack Byrne.

37:26

Sebastian Larsson decides to take a short corner.

37:11

Emanuele Giaccherini delivers the ball.

35:40

Shot by Emanuele Giaccherini went wide right of the post.

33:23

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marvin Johnson by Ondrej Celustka.

32:50

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Byrne by Sebastian Larsson.

32:45

Josh Gowling manages to make a clearance.

32:41

The ball is sent over by Ondrej Celustka.

32:07

Free kick taken by Modibo Diakite.

31:58

Unfair challenge on Modibo Diakite by Michael Gash results in a free kick.

31:04

The ball is sent over by Danny Jackman.

30:59

Ondrej Celustka makes a clearance.

30:05

Unfair challenge on Amari Morgan-Smith by El-Hadji Ba results in a free kick.

29:57

Sebastian Larsson restarts play with the free kick.

29:52

Jack Dyer challenges Sebastian Larsson unfairly and gives away a free kick.

29:40

Josh Gowling makes a clearance.

25:24

Emanuele Giaccherini takes a brilliant shot and missed to the left of the net.

24:01

The ball is delivered by Valentin Roberge.

21:51

The ball is sent over by Marvin Johnson.

20:29

Lee Cattermole fouled by Michael Gash, the ref awards a free kick.

19:24

Lee Cattermole takes a shot. Daniel Lewis catches the ball.

17:17

Ondrej Celustka makes a clearance.

15:32

The ball is crossed by Ondrej Celustka.

13:38

Emanuele Giaccherini takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Daniel Lewis blocks the ball.

13:36

Sebastian Larsson produces a cross.

11:03

Kyle Storer manages to make a clearance.

10:19

Sebastian Larsson delivers the ball.

8:52

Michael Gash has an effort at goal. Parried by Oscar Ustari back into danger.

8:46

Lee Vaughan delivers the ball.

7:20

Centre by Kyle Storer.

4:26

Charis Mavrias scores a right footed goal. Sunderland 1-0 Kidderminster.

4:22

Clearance made by Josh Gowling.

2:58

Valentin Roberge challenges Amari Morgan-Smith unfairly and gives away a free kick.

2:45

The ball is delivered by Sebastian Larsson.

2:40

El-Hadji Ba has an effort at goal. Josh Gowling gets a block in.

0:43

Jack Byrne manages to make a clearance.

0:40

El-Hadji Ba takes a shot. Blocked by Lee Vaughan.

0:38

The ball is crossed by Ondrej Celustka.

The game kicks-off.

Match Preview

Serrell tells rags to riches tale Kidderminster were on the brink of going bust three years ago but the FA Cup minnows will be celebrating a windfall of almost B#300,000 when they take on Sunderland. The Harriers, sixth in the Skrill Premier, are the lowest-ranked side left in the competition and were rewarded for beating Peterborough after a replay in round three with a glamour trip to face Gus Poyet's Barclays Premier League side. They hope to take nearly 5,000 fans to the Stadium of Light for a money-spinning fourth-round tie that will secure the future of the club for the next couple of seasons. It is all a far cry from when chairman Mark Serrell rescued the cash-strapped outfit in 2011. "When I got involved in the club it was in dire financial straits - we were a few hours from going into administration," said Serrell. "So this cup run has been good for the whole club. We've sold just under 4,000 tickets and hopefully we'll sell the rest and the whole town will be empty. "In terms of prize money we have already made about B#125,000, with TV probably another B#50,000. On Saturday I believe a crowd of 30,000 would generate about B#250,000 and we would get just under half of that. "But we have to spend it wisely. We have had to work hard to reduce costs, it's been a bit of a rollercoaster three years. So the funds will be used in the right way. "Some money will be made available to the manager Andy Thorn for players, but we have to keep the club sustainable. "The good thing is we do not have any old debts; we don't have to pay the gas bill from three years ago, so the money can be invested for the future." Kidderminster's cup heroics have brought back memories of 20 years ago when they beat Birmingham and Preston before bowing out 1-0 at home to West Ham in the fifth round. Sadly, it has not captured the imagination of the television companies, with ITV opting to show Chelsea's home game against Stoke on Sunday afternoon. "Ultimately that decision is out of our hands," added Serrell. "But I was brought up on the FA Cup and the giant-killings - Hereford beating Newcastle, York against Arsenal. I really wish that was an opportunity that we had but we didn't make that decision. "But the magic of the Cup is that we have this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, and our future as a club is secure for the next 18 months." Sunderland are aiming for their second cup success of the week after reaching the Capital One Cup final in midweek at the expense of Manchester United. They are now planning for a Wembley showdown against Manchester City but in the short term, Poyet's task is to put together a team - he will make wholesale changes but stop short of fielding an entirely different XI - which will have to negotiate the switch from midweek underdogs to overwhelming weekend favourites. Poyet said: "We have to make sure, us as a staff, that we put the players in there realising what can happen and make sure that it doesn't. "'I am sure they [Kidderminster] are going to be a threat, I can tell you that, and I am sure they are going to make it very difficult for us to break them down." Argentina internationals Oscar Ustari and Santiago Vergini will make their debuts after signing earlier this week and being unused substitutes at Old Trafford. Poyet will have one eye on a crucial Barclays Premier League fixture against Stoke on Wednesday night, but while he has several players recovering from their midweek exertions, only defender Carlos Cuellar (hip) and keeper Keiren Westwood (shoulder surgery) are out.

Formation:4231Manager: Gustavo Poyet

Sunderland

Formation: 4411Manager: Andy Thorn

Kidderminster

  • Oscar Ustari
  • Ondrej Celustka
  • Valentin Roberge
  • Modibo Diakite
  • Santiago Vergini
  • El-Hadji Ba
  • Lee Cattermole
  • Sebastian Larsson
  • Emanuele Giaccherini
  • Charis Mavrias
  • Jozy Altidore
  • SUBS
  • Duncan Watmore
  • Sung-Yeung Ki
  • Craig Gardner
  • Jordan Pickford
  • Jack Colback
  • John O'Shea
  • Fabio Borini

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