Wednesday, 26 October 2011

Wednesday's Carling Cup LIVE Match Commentary:




Carling Cup Fourth Round LIVE:
Wolverhampton Wanderers vs Manchester City
Stoke City vs Liverpool
Everton vs Chelsea
Blackburn Rovers vs Newcastle United

Wolverhampton Wanderers vs Manchester City:
18: Pass by Adlene Guedioura straight to Nenad Milijas who shoots from 18 yards out.... GOAL!!!
Wolves are leading 1-0 against City. Is this the start of a shock defeat???

Blackburn Rovers vs Newcastle United:
5: Pass by Martin Olsson to Ruben Rochina in the box, he shoots... GOAL! 1-0 to the home side.

Stoke City vs Liverpool:
21: Foul by Jamie Carragher on Matthew Etherington. Yellow card to the Liverpool defender. He has to be careful now to make sure that Liverpool do not go down to 10 men.
25: Foul by Daniel Agger on Robert Huth. Free-kick to Stoke taken by Thomas Sorensen in own half.
26: Andy Carroll runs into the box for Liverpool.... he takes a shot from 12 yards out... SAVE! by Sorensen.
27: Foul by Jonathan Woodgate on Luis Suarez. Free-kick to Liverpool taken by Jamie Carragher who whips the ball into the box but Sorensen punches the ball clear.
28: Corner to Stoke. Taken by Matthew Etherington who whips the ball in the box for Robert Huth... he heads the ball..... MISS! Goal-kick to Liverpool, taken by Pepe Reina.
30: Goaless at The Brittania. The tackles have been flying in here. No real chances.
31: Goal-kick taken by Pepe Reina.
32: Foul by Stoke defender Ryan Shotton on Daniel Agger. Free-kick taken by Jordan Henderson.

PENALTY

Everton vs Chelsea:
16: Josh McEachran with sprinting runs into the box, Johnny Heitinga pulled him down. Penalty going to be taken by Nicolas Anelka to make it 1-0 to The Blues.... He shoots.... HE MISSES!! He placed the penalty to far to the right. Everton 0 Chelsea 0. Heitinga will breathe a sigh of relief.

Wolves vs Manchester City:
37: Edin Dzeko with the ball for Manchester City..... he passes it to Adam Johnson who takes a strike from 20 yards out..... GOAL!!!!! 1-1! Adam Johnson equalises for City.
Dzeko will claim the assist with the good pass to Johnson; he could have shot himself.
38: Foul by Nenad Milijas on Samir Nasri. Free-kick to City, taken by Nigel De Jong who passes the ball to Adam Johnson... he plays a through ball to Samir Nasri who shoots from 20 yards out..... GOAL!!! 2-1 to City! They just equalised, then went and scored another!
40: Shot by Adam Johnson.... SAVED by De Vries but falls to Edin Dzeko who taps the ball into the goal! 3-1 to City! 3 goals in 3 minutes! Surely that goal seals it?

Stoke City vs Liverpool:
41: Defender Ryan Shawcross fouls Luis Suarez. He is booked for a bad foul. Free-kick taken by Jordan Henderson.
44: Jonathan Walters with a cross into the box for Kenwyne Jones to meet with a header.... GOAL!!! Stoke go 1-0 ahead just before half-time!
45: Liverpool striker Luis Suarez looks to equalise for The Reds just before the break with a shot from 12 yards out..... MISS!
45+1: Goal-kick to Stoke, taken by Thomas Sorensen.
45+2: The referee blows the whistle for half-time at The Brittania. Stoke are currently have a slender but crucial 1-0 lead.

Wolves vs Manchester City:
45+1: The referee blows the whistle for half-time. Mick McCarthy will be furious with his team for conceding three goals in three minutes.

Blackburn Rovers vs Newcsatle United:
36: Foul by Christopher Samba on Demba Ba. Free-kick given to Newcastle, taken by Danny Guthrie.
38: Foul by David Goodwillie on Danny Guthrie. Free-kcik given to Newcastle, taken by James Perch in own half.

Everton vs Chelsea:
38: Florent Malouda with a pass to Salomon Kalou who strikes from 20 yards out... GOAL!! Chelsea have broken the deadlock!
42: Shot by Nicolas Anelka in the penalty area.... MISS!
45: The referee blows the whistle for half-time.

Stoke City vs Liverpool:
45: LIVERPOOL SUB:
Jamie Carragher OFF
Martin Skrtel ON

Wolves vs Man. City:
45: The referee starts the second half.
50: Shot by Samir Nasri.. PARRIED! by De Vries, comes to Luca Scapuzzi who shoots... OWN GOAL! Wolves 1 City 4


54: Luis Suarez with a shot from 20 yards out... GOAL!!! Nice curling shot by Suarez who equalises for Liverpool. Game on!
56: Stoke midfielder Glenn Whelan has been booked for time wasting.
60: Stoke SUB:
Ryan Shotton OFF
Jermaine Pennant ON
64: Stoke SUB:
Matthew Etherington OFF
Cameron Jerome ON

Wolves vs Manchester City:
64: Luca Scapuzzi with a pass to Edin Dzeko in the box, who shoots.... GOAL!!! 5-1 to Manchester City!
65: Stephen Ward with the ball for Wolves on the counter attack, he plays the ball to Jamie O'Hara.. he shoots in the box.... GOAL! 5-2! A slight glimmer of hope for Wolves or is it another consolation goal?

Everton vs Chelsea:
59: Goalkeeper Ross Turnbull lunges in rashly on Everton striker Louis Saha in the penalty area.... PENALTY!!!! Everton with a golden chance to equalise. The referee pulls out a card to Turnbull.... IT'S RED!!!!! Chelsea are down to ten men!
Chelsea SUB:
Romelu Lukaku OFF
Petr Cech ON

Leighton Baines to take the penalty for Everton. He shoots a powerful drive... SAVE!! by Petr Cech! Chelsea are still in the lead!
75: Foul by Royston Drenthe on Oriol Romeu. Yellow card to the loaned Everton striker.
83: Cross by Seamus Coleman from the right wing... to Louis Saha who shoots... GOAL!! 1-1! This match will surely go to extra-time.... Everton have a lifeline.
85: Chelsea SUB:
Salomon Kalou OFF
Daniel Sturridge ON

90: The referee blows the whistle for the end of the second half. Extra time will follow.
Stoke City vs Liverpool:

82: Liverpool SUB:
Maxi Rodriguez OFF
Craig Bellamy ON

85: Jordan Henderson with a cross into the box, Luis Suarez headers the ball past Sorensen... GOAL!!! Liverpool comeback from 1-0 to 2-1 in front!
88: Good game from Luis Suarez, Dirk Kuyt replaces him.
88: Good game from Kenwyne Jones, Peter Crouch replaces him in Stoke's attack to give Stoke a last chance to salvage the match.
90: The referee blows the whistle for full-time here at The Brittania.
Stoke will feel disappointed as they conceded two goals in the second half and they were ahead.

Everton vs Chelsea:
90: The referee blows the whistle to start the first half of extra time.
LATEST SCORE: Blackburn Rovers 2 Newcastle United 2
2 goals in 1 minute from Newcastle. Yohan Cabaye and then Danny Guthrie.
100: Foul by Tim Cahil on David Luiz. Free-kick to Chelsea, taken by David Luiz who shoots from 30 yards out...... SAVED!! by Jan Mucha.
105: The referee blows the whistle to start the second half of extra time.
107: Royston Drenthe with a foul on Ryan Bertrand. He has already been booked here..... SECOND YELLOW.. RED CARD! Everton are now down to ten men and lack an attacking edge. Ten vs Ten here at Goodison Park with just over 10 minutes left of extra time.
116: Shot by Florent Malouda from 25 yards out... SAVED! by Jan Mucha, the ball comes to Daniel Sturridge in the box who shoots.... GOAL!! Chelsea are 2-1 ahead with 4 minutes to go!
120: The referee blows the whistle here at Goodison Park where Chelsea progress to the last 8 of the Carling Cup. Everton played very well and gave Chelsea a hard fought battle but in the end The Blues prevailed.

Blackburn Rovers vs Newcastle United:
99: GOAL! Morten Gamst Pedersen scores from a 30 yard free-kick for Rovers to make 3-2!
105: Penalty: Newcastle have a chance to level again! Peter Lovenkrands with the penalty for Newcastle... GOAL! 3-3!
120: Gael Givet wth a headed effort in the box for Blackburn... GOAL!!! He scores what is surely the winning goal!
120: The referee blows the whistle for full-time.


Wolverhampton Wanderers 2 Manchester City 5
Edin Dzeko scoring Manchester City's third goal of the match to kill off Wolves' hopes of a Last 8 place.
Stoke City 1 Liverpool 2

Luis Suarez scored twice as Liverpool came back from 1-0 down to win 2-1 against Stoke to progress to the Last 8.


Everton 1 Chelsea 2 (AET)


Daniel Sturridge scoring Chelsea's winner against Everton in the 116th minute.

Blackburn Rovers 4 Newcastle United 3 (AET)

Gael Givet scoring a header for Blackburn to beat Newcastle in the 120th minute.

Last 8:
Arsenal, Manchester United, Crystal Palace, Southampton, Chelsea, Liverpool, Blackburn Rovers and Manchester City.

Draw is on Saturday 29th October.