Stats: Stoke v Aston Villa 23/08/2008
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Stoke 3 - Aston Villa 2

Britannia Stadium

23/08/2008

Attendance: 27 500

Referee:

Stoke
3 - 2
Aston Villa
Lawrence (30, pen) Fuller (80) Sidibe (90+)
 
Carew (63) Laursen 84)
 
Venue: Britannia Stadium
 
Attendance: 27 500
The Teams
Thomas Sorensen
 
 
 
Brad Friedel
 
 
Andy Griffin
 
 
 
Luke Young
 
 
Leon Cort
 
 
 
Martin Laursen
 
 
A Faye
 
 
 
Curtis Davies
 
 
Carl Dickinson
 
 
 
Nicky Shorey
 
 
Liam Lawrence
 
 
 
Stiliyan Petrov
 
 
Olofinjana
 
 
 
Nigel Hokey-Cokey
 
 
Rory Delap
 
 
 
Gareth Barry
 
 
Amdy Faye
 
 
72
 
Ashley Young
 
 
Dave Kitson
 
 
76
 
John Carew
 
 
Richard Fuller
 
 
87
 
Gabby Agbonlahor
 
 
Substitutes
R Shawcross
 
 
 
Wayne Routledge
 
 
73
Andy Wilkinson
 
 
 
Zat Knight
 
 
Glenn Whelan
 
 
 
Marlon Harewood
 
 
S Simonsen
 
 
 
Stuart Taylor
 
 
Salif Diao
 
 
72
 
Craig Gardner
 
 
Richard Cresswell
 
 
87
 
Isaiah Osbourne
 
 
Mamady Sidibe
 
 
76
 
M Salifou
 
 
Game Statistics
8
Goal Attempts
5
2
On Target
2
7
Crosses
8
2
Corners
8
1
Yellow Cards
0
48
%
52
Comments...
Apologies this is late, just wanted to put it through so the stats at the end of the season are complete. We had a technical problem so couldn't enter after the game!




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Date:Wednesday August 27 2008

Time: 7:35PM

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anybody else still hate this game? I have this horrible feeling inside that will only go when we bring them to our place and give them a good mauling!
industrial_musical
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28/08/2008 16:39:00

Hopefully it was a one-off industrial_musical, but there were some worrying signs there that need to be rectified, and quickly. Talk of us giving them a good mauling at our place is way premature, unless we sort ourselves out and get back on track. Man for man, on paper, we are the far superior looking side, but as we all well know, that counts for nothing once the action gets underway.
glensider
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29/08/2008 10:28:00

Some supporters were quick to blame Mark Halsey or Stoke's route one, up and at 'em football for our defeat, but to do so is merely looking for an escape route to avoid our obvious failings on the day. We weren't good enough to win, and eventually proved, we weren't even good enough to avoid the defeat. Stoke offered absolutely nothing that we surely hadn't suspected they would. They were very limited, but gave their all, and never stopped chasing or harassing. We should have been able to have dealt with that.
glensider
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29/08/2008 10:34:00

No doubt a certain Mt thomas Sorensen was out celebrating long and loud on Saturday evening. He was certainly laughing and joking with the Villa players pre-game.
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