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  • Date:24 Aug 2010
  • Kick-off:19:45
  • Venue:Prenton Park
  • Showunmi (21)
  • Van der Gun (72)
    Sinclair (73) Kuqi (90)
Goal!

Live Commentary

96mins

Shefki Kuqi receives a caution for dissent.

95mins

Shefki Kuqi finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Tranmere 1-3 Swansea.Stephen Dobbie provided the assist for the goal.

95mins

Unfair challenge on Ashley Williams by Lucas Akins results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Dorus De Vries.

93mins

Effort from outside the area by John Welsh goes wide right of the goal.

93mins

Liam Darville fouled by Scott Sinclair, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Liam Darville.

92mins

Shefki Kuqi produces a cross, save by Joe Collister.

89mins

Handball decision goes against Shefki Kuqi. Direct free kick taken by Joe Collister.

89mins

Scott Sinclair takes a shot. Blocked by Liam Darville.

87mins

Unfair challenge on Joe Allen by Adam McGurk results in a free kick. Albert Serran takes the direct free kick.

86mins

Neil Taylor leaves the field to be replaced by Alan Tate.

84mins

Andrea Orlandi takes the inswinging corner, Shefki Kuqi produces a left-footed shot from close range that goes over the bar.

81mins

Adam McGurk comes on in place of Paul McLaren. Lucas Akins is brought on as a substitute for Terry Gornell.

79mins

Free kick awarded for a foul by Garry Monk on Ian Thomas-Moore. Joss Labadie produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save made by Dorus De Vries.

78mins

Ian Thomas-Moore takes a shot. Comfortable save by Dorus De Vries.

78mins

Stephen Dobbie has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the goal.

76mins

The referee penalises John Welsh for handball. Andrea Orlandi takes the direct free kick.

74mins

A goal is scored by Scott Sinclair from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Tranmere 1-2 Swansea.

73mins

Cedric Van der Gun scores a goal from close range low into the middle of the goal. Tranmere 1-1 Swansea.The assist for the goal came from Andrea Orlandi.

71mins

The offside flag is raised against Scott Sinclair. Free kick taken by Joe Collister.

70mins

Enoch Showunmi gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Albert Serran. Free kick taken by Garry Monk.

67mins

Corner taken short by Andrea Orlandi.

66mins

John Welsh challenges Scott Sinclair unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ashley Williams takes the free kick.

64mins

Paul McLaren challenges Cedric Van der Gun unfairly and gives away a free kick. Scott Sinclair has an effort direct from the free kick.

64mins

The ball is sent over by Andrea Orlandi, Ian Goodison makes a clearance.

63mins

Joss Labadie concedes a free kick for a foul on Joe Allen. Free kick taken by Joe Allen.

63mins

Aaron Cresswell takes a shot. Save made by Dorus De Vries.

63mins

The ball is crossed by Terry Gornell, Joe Allen manages to make a clearance.

59mins

Foul by Albert Serran on Ian Thomas-Moore, free kick awarded. Caution for Albert Serran. Aaron Cresswell restarts play with the free kick.

57mins

Effort on goal by Ian Thomas-Moore from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar. Stephen Dobbie on for Jordi Lopez. Casey Thomas goes off and Scott Sinclair comes on.

55mins

Foul by Jordi Lopez on Joss Labadie, free kick awarded. Paul McLaren takes the free kick.

54mins

Joe Allen takes a shot. Joe Collister makes a comfortable save.

52mins

Paul McLaren challenges Cedric Van der Gun unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jordi Lopez restarts play with the free kick.

52mins

Header by Shefki Kuqi from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

47mins

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Andrea Orlandi from the left by-line, clearance by Terry Gornell.

47mins

Joe Allen takes a shot. Save by Joe Collister.

46mins

Short corner taken by Paul McLaren from the left by-line.

44mins

Free kick awarded for a foul by John Welsh on Andrea Orlandi. Andrea Orlandi restarts play with the free kick.

42mins

Aaron Cresswell delivers the ball, clearance made by Garry Monk.

39mins

Neil Taylor produces a cross, clearance made by Ian Goodison.

34mins

Aaron Cresswell delivers the ball.

33mins

The official flags Cedric Van der Gun offside. Joe Collister takes the free kick.

31mins

Casey Thomas crosses the ball.

29mins

Free kick awarded for a foul by Aaron Cresswell on Casey Thomas. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Andrea Orlandi, Enoch Showunmi makes a clearance.

23mins

Joe Allen has an effort at goal from the edge of the box that misses to the right of the target.

22mins

Enoch Showunmi scores a goal from just inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Tranmere 1-0 Swansea.The assist for the goal came from Joe Collister.

21mins

Albert Serran concedes a free kick for a foul on Terry Gornell. Free kick crossed right-footed by Paul McLaren from left wing, clearance made by Neil Taylor.

21mins

Andrea Orlandi gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on John Welsh. Maximo Blanchard takes the free kick.

18mins

Shot by Joss Labadie from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

17mins

The ball is swung over by Joe Allen, save by Joe Collister.

15mins

Shefki Kuqi is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Joe Collister.

13mins

Cedric Van der Gun fouled by Liam Darville, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed by Andrea Orlandi, Liam Darville manages to make a clearance.

11mins

Foul by Aaron Cresswell on Joe Allen, free kick awarded. Albert Serran takes the free kick.

10mins

Centre by Enoch Showunmi, Ashley Williams makes a clearance.

9mins

Terry Gornell challenges Casey Thomas unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Albert Serran.

9mins

A cross is delivered by Casey Thomas, clearance made by Ian Goodison.

8mins

Enoch Showunmi is caught offside. Garry Monk restarts play with the free kick.

4mins

Paul McLaren decides to take a short corner.

4mins

The ball is sent over by Ian Thomas-Moore, Albert Serran makes a clearance.

2mins

Casey Thomas challenges Terry Gornell unfairly and gives away a free kick. Aaron Cresswell restarts play with the free kick.

1mins

Joss Labadie gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jordi Lopez. Free kick taken by Garry Monk.

The ref blows the whistle to start the match.

The referee calls an end to the first half.

The second half begins.

The referee blows his whistle to end the game.

Match Preview

Goodison doubtful for cup clash Tranmere defender Ian Goodison is a major doubt for the Carling Cup second-round tie at home to Swansea. The veteran Jamaica international sustained an ankle injury during Saturday's 3-0 home defeat at the hands of Bournemouth and will be assessed closer to kick-off. Centre-back Marlon Broomes and utility player Ash Taylor are definitely missing through injury and boss Les Parry must decide whether to include Ian Thomas-Moore. The striker has had a transfer request turned down and showed his frustration at being substituted on Saturday by kicking the wall of the players' tunnel. Thomas-Moore is keen to join his father Ronnie at Rotherham and Parry said: "I just want it resolving one way or another and don't want it hanging over us any longer." Swansea will be without defender Angel Rangel. The full-back missed the 2-0 defeat at Norwich on Saturday after suffering a thigh injury in training and the club have now revealed he will be out for around four to six weeks. Striker Craig Beattie and midfielder Tom Butler will miss the clash at Prenton Park as they are around two weeks away from contention with calf and thigh injuries respectively. Butler's fellow midfielder Ferrie Bodde (knee) and striker Gorka Pintado (shoulder) are long-term casualties - with the former not expected back until February. However, winger Nathan Dyer suffered no ill-effects of a leg injury after he played 65 minutes at Carrow Road and will be fine to remain in the starting line-up.

Formation:433Manager: Les Parry

Tranmere

Formation: 433Manager: Brendan Rodgers

Swansea

  • Joe Collister
  • Liam Darville
  • Maximo Blanchard
  • Ian Goodison
  • Aaron Cresswell
  • John Welsh
  • Paul McLaren
  • Joss Labadie
  • Terry Gornell
  • Enoch Showunmi
  • Ian Thomas-Moore
  • SUBS
  • Simon Miotto
  • Tim Cathalina
  • Nick Wood
  • Ryan Fraughan
  • Zoumana Bakayogo
  • Adam McGurk
  • Lucas Akins

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Match Report

Swans recover to advance Two second-half goals in 60 seconds saw Swansea come from behind to progress in the Carling Cup at the expense of Tranmere in a 3-1 win. Dogged Rovers took the lead in the 22nd minute through Enoch Showunmi and looked like creating a surprise. But Cedric van der Gun and Scott Sinclair scored within a minute of each other and Shefki Kuqi netted a third in stoppage time. Showunmi fastened on to a long punt upfield and netted for the League One side with an excellent angled volley. City, who started with only four from Saturday's Championship line-up, threatened just once in the first half, with Joe Collister hanging on well to a strike by Joe Allen. Allen should have made it 1-1 two minutes after the break but his shot was turned over by Collister. Then Kuqi headed wide. City enjoyed the lion's share of possession but failed to make full use of it until a telling 60 seconds after Stephen Dobie and Sinclair had joined the action. Ian Goodison and Max Blanchard were excellent in a compact Tranmere rearguard which paid dearly in the end for a brief period of slackness. Van der Gun scrambled the ball home in the 74th minute when an Andrea Orlandi strike rebounded from the bar. Then almost straight from the re-start Sinclair rounded two defenders and beat Collister with a left foot hit from twelve yards. A third Swansea goal in stoppage time from Kuqi made the scoreline tough on the Merseysiders.

possession


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