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  • Date:28 Aug 2013
  • Kick-off:19:45
  • Venue:Vicarage Road Stadium
  • Attendance:9,824
  • Elliott Ward - og (15) Elliott Ward - og (15)
    Battocchio (65)
Goal!

Live Commentary

91:24 +1.24

Andrew Surman restarts play with the free kick.

The final whistle is blown by the referee.

It is the end of the first-half.

The referee blows the whistle to start the second half.

91:24

The ref blows the whistle to start the match.

89:45

Clearance made by Joel Ekstrand.

88:13

Corner taken by Lewis McGugan.

87:41

Lewis McGugan takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

83:35

Lewis McGugan on for Javi Acuna Caballero.

82:10

Marc Pugh leaves the field to be replaced by Donal McDermott.

81:36

Shot by Javi Acuna Caballero went wide right of the net.

79:59

The ball is delivered by Marc Pugh.

75:37

Simon Francis takes the free kick.

75:17

Foul by Connor Smith on Brett Pitman, free kick awarded.

74:29

Mohamed Coulibaly is ruled offside.

73:14

Corner taken by Sean Murray from the right by-line.

72:17

Daniel Pudil has an effort at goal. Ryan Allsop parries the ball but the danger is not over.

71:31

Ikechi Anya is brought on as a substitute for Marco Faraoni.

67:43

Header at goal by Tommy Elphick goes over the frame of the goal.

67:30

Corner from the left by-line taken by Brett Pitman.

65:38

Cristian Battocchio scores with a right foot finish. Watford 2-0 Bournemouth.

64:35

Ian Harte delivers the ball.

62:42

Gabriele Angella comes on in place of Reece Brown.

62:26

Wes Thomas replaces Shaun MacDonald.

62:21

(Bournemouth) makes a substitution, with Mohamed Coulibaly coming on for Ryan Fraser.

61:13

The ball is delivered by Marc Pugh.

59:36

Marc Pugh takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Jonathan Bond parries the effort to safety.

59:08

Corner from the left by-line taken by Brett Pitman.

58:37

The ball is sent over by Marc Pugh.

56:55

Shaun MacDonald takes a shot and missed to the right of the net.

56:20

Shaun MacDonald takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.

52:22

The official flags Marc Pugh offside.

51:35

The ball is sent over by Sean Murray.

50:19

Daniel Pudil has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.

44:40

Free kick taken by Richard Hughes.

44:01

Sean Murray challenges Ryan Fraser unfairly and gives away a free kick.

41:45

Header at goal by Andrew Surman goes right of the post.

41:28

The ball is delivered by Marc Pugh.

40:03

Javi Acuna Caballero takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

37:29

Marc Pugh is ruled offside.

36:48

Brett Pitman restarts play with the free kick.

36:15

Essaid Belkalem concedes a free kick for a foul on Brett Pitman.

36:02

Free kick taken by Ian Harte.

35:09

Corner taken by Ryan Fraser.

34:52

Clearance by Connor Smith.

34:44

Corner taken by Brett Pitman.

33:32

Strike comes in from Brett Pitman from the free kick. Jonathan Bond parries the ball away.

31:56

Essaid Belkalem concedes a free kick for a foul on Brett Pitman.

28:25

Cristian Battocchio restarts play with the free kick.

27:16

Andrew Surman restarts play with the free kick.

27:01

Cristian Battocchio challenges Ryan Fraser unfairly and gives away a free kick.

21:29

Ian Harte restarts play with the free kick.

20:52

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ryan Fraser by Cristian Battocchio.

15:44

Free kick taken by Essaid Belkalem.

15:33

The assistant referee flags for offside against Marc Pugh.

15:00

An own goal is conceded by Elliott Ward. Watford 1-0 Bournemouth.

14:25

The ball is swung over by Fernando Forestieri.

13:08

Shot comes in from Sean Murray from the free kick which clears the target.

11:55

Foul by Elliott Ward on Fernando Forestieri, free kick awarded.

6:03

Free kick crossed by Brett Pitman.

5:39

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andrew Surman by Marco Faraoni.

The ref blows the whistle to start the match.

The final whistle is blown by the referee.

The referee blows the whistle to start the second half.

It is the end of the first-half.

Match Preview

Late check for Ekstrand Watford boss Gianfranco Zola will check on defender Joel Ekstrand ahead of his side's Capital One Cup clash with Bournemouth. The 24-year-old missed Sunday's draw against Nottingham Forest with an ankle injury he picked up during the 3-3 draw with Reading the week before. Ekstrand has made good progress in his recovery and could be ready in time to play some part against the Cherries. Tommie Hoban (ankle) and Nyron Nosworthy (Achilles) remain out but Zola has no fresh injury or suspension concerns. Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe could make a number of changes for the trip as they look to avenge their 6-1 defeat at Vicarage Road earlier this month. Defender Elliott Ward is available again having missed Saturday's 5-1 loss to Huddersfield after his wife went into labour, and the former Norwich man's return gives Howe another defensive option. The likes of Marc Pugh and Charlie Daniels will hope to start while Matt Ritchie is edging closer to a first-team return after injury. Forward Wes Fogden made his return from a heel injury in a midweek development squad friendly and he could come into contention if Howe decides to rest a few regulars.

Formation:532Manager: Gianfranco Zola

Watford

Formation: 451Manager: Eddie Howe

Bournemouth

  • Jonathan Bond
  • Cristian Battocchio
  • Reece Brown
  • Essaid Belkalem
  • Joel Ekstrand
  • Sean Murray
  • Daniel Pudil
  • Marco Faraoni
  • Connor Smith
  • Javi Acuna Caballero
  • Fernando Forestieri
  • SUBS
  • Manuel Almunia
  • Gabriele Angella
  • Lewis McGugan
  • Diego Fabbrini
  • Ikechi Anya
  • Uche Ikpeazu
  • Luke O'Nien

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