BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE

Villa Park, England

Attendance: 34005

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Aston Villa

  • Matthew Lowton 16'
  • Christian Benteke 88'

2 - 0

FT

  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Aston Villa 2, Swansea City 0.

  • 90'

    Hand ball by Karim El Ahmadi (Aston Villa).

  • 90'

    Attempt missed. Luke Moore (Swansea City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Pablo Hernández.

  • 89'

    Attempt missed. Ben Davies (Swansea City) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Michu.

  • 88'

    Goal! Aston Villa 2, Swansea City 0. Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) right footed shot from very close range to the bottom right corner.

  • 87'

    Attempt saved. Luke Moore (Swansea City) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Angel Rangel with a cross.

  • 85'

    Attempt missed. Luke Moore (Swansea City) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top right corner. Assisted by Ben Davies with a cross.

  • 84'

    Attempt saved. Matthew Lowton (Aston Villa) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Darren Bent.

  • 83'

    Attempt saved. Karim El Ahmadi (Aston Villa) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Christian Benteke.

  • 81'

    Offside, Swansea City. Luke Moore tries a through ball, but Itay Shechter is caught offside.

  • 81'

    Attempt blocked. Luke Moore (Swansea City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Pablo Hernández.

  • 80'

    Eric Lichaj (Aston Villa) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 80'

    Nathan Dyer (Swansea City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 80'

    Foul by Eric Lichaj (Aston Villa).

  • 80'

    Substitution, Swansea City. Itay Shechter replaces Leon Britton.

  • 79'

    Substitution, Aston Villa. Charles N'Zogbia replaces Brett Holman.

  • 79'

    Attempt missed. Darren Bent (Aston Villa) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Barry Bannan with a cross following a corner.

  • 78'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Ashley Williams.

  • 78'

    Attempt blocked. Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Darren Bent.

  • 74'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Michel Vorm.

  • 74'

    Attempt saved. Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Barry Bannan with a cross.

  • 74'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Angel Rangel.

  • 74'

    Attempt blocked. Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Eric Lichaj.

  • 72'

    Nathan Dyer (Swansea City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 72'

    Foul by Ashley Westwood (Aston Villa).

  • 72'

    Pablo Hernández (Swansea City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 72'

    Foul by Karim El Ahmadi (Aston Villa).

  • 71'

    Substitution, Swansea City. Luke Moore replaces Danny Graham.

  • 71'

    Substitution, Aston Villa. Christian Benteke replaces Andreas Weimann.

  • 71'

    Substitution, Aston Villa. Ashley Westwood replaces Stephen Ireland.

  • 66'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 65'

    Delay in match Ron Vlaar (Aston Villa) because of an injury.

  • 61'

    Michu (Swansea City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 61'

    Foul by Stephen Ireland (Aston Villa).

  • 60'

    Attempt blocked. Danny Graham (Swansea City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

  • 58'

    Substitution, Swansea City. Pablo Hernández replaces Wayne Routledge.

  • 57'

    Jonathan De Guzmán (Swansea City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 57'

    Foul by Stephen Ireland (Aston Villa).

  • 56'

    Attempt missed. Andreas Weimann (Aston Villa) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Barry Bannan.

  • 54'

    Attempt blocked. Andreas Weimann (Aston Villa) right footed shot from very close range is blocked.

  • 54'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Ashley Williams.

  • 54'

    Attempt blocked. Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Barry Bannan with a cross.

  • 53'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Alan Tate.

  • 53'

    Attempt blocked. Darren Bent (Aston Villa) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Andreas Weimann.

  • 53'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Michel Vorm.

  • 52'

    Attempt saved. Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa) left footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved in the bottom right corner.

  • 52'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Jonathan De Guzmán.

  • 48'

    Nathan Dyer (Swansea City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 48'

    Foul by Stephen Ireland (Aston Villa).

  • 47'

    Karim El Ahmadi (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 47'

    Foul by Angel Rangel (Swansea City).

  • 45'

    Second Half begins Aston Villa 1, Swansea City 0.

  •  

    Match ends, Aston Villa 2, Swansea City 0.

  • 45'

    First Half ends, Aston Villa 1, Swansea City 0.

  • 45'

    Leon Britton (Swansea City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 45'

    Foul by Brett Holman (Aston Villa).

  • 45'

    Nathan Dyer (Swansea City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 45'

    Foul by Eric Lichaj (Aston Villa).

  • 44'

    Offside, Aston Villa. Ron Vlaar tries a through ball, but Darren Bent is caught offside.

  • 42'

    Foul by Wayne Routledge (Swansea City).

  • 42'

    Eric Lichaj (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 40'

    Michu (Swansea City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 39'

    Foul by Michu (Swansea City).

  • 39'

    Eric Lichaj (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 39'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Michel Vorm.

  • 39'

    Attempt saved. Andreas Weimann (Aston Villa) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Darren Bent.

  • 37'

    Matthew Lowton (Aston Villa) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 37'

    Foul by Matthew Lowton (Aston Villa).

  • 37'

    Ben Davies (Swansea City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 31'

    Foul by Ashley Williams (Swansea City).

  • 31'

    Darren Bent (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 30'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 29'

    Delay in match Danny Graham (Swansea City) because of an injury.

  • 28'

    Attempt missed. Brett Holman (Aston Villa) left footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Matthew Lowton.

  • 27'

    Attempt missed. Michu (Swansea City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Alan Tate with a headed pass following a corner.

  • 27'

    Corner, Swansea City. Conceded by Matthew Lowton.

  • 25'

    Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 24'

    Foul by Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa).

  • 24'

    Angel Rangel (Swansea City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 21'

    Nathan Dyer (Swansea City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 21'

    Foul by Eric Lichaj (Aston Villa).

  • 18'

    Attempt blocked. Michu (Swansea City) left footed shot from more than 35 yards is blocked. Assisted by Angel Rangel.

  • 18'

    Offside, Aston Villa. Stephen Ireland tries a through ball, but Andreas Weimann is caught offside.

  • 16'

    Goal! Aston Villa 1, Swansea City 0. Matthew Lowton (Aston Villa) left footed shot from outside the box to the centre of the goal following a corner.

  • 15'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Ben Davies.

  • 14'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Leon Britton.

  • 10'

    Corner, Swansea City. Conceded by Brad Guzan.

  • 10'

    Attempt saved. Nathan Dyer (Swansea City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Wayne Routledge.

  • 10'

    Attempt saved. Ashley Williams (Swansea City) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top left corner. Assisted by Jonathan De Guzmán with a cross.

  • 10'

    Corner, Swansea City. Conceded by Barry Bannan.

  • 6'

    Corner, Swansea City. Conceded by Eric Lichaj.

  • 3'

    Michu (Swansea City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 3'

    Foul by Barry Bannan (Aston Villa).

  • 1'

    Attempt blocked. Andreas Weimann (Aston Villa) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Brett Holman with a cross.

  •  

    Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

  •  

    First Half begins.

COMPLETE TEAM CLOSE X
Goal Shot Video
  •  
  • Shots (on goal)

  • tackles

  • Fouls

  • possession

  • Aston Villa

  • 16(8)

  • 18

  • 13

  • 42%

    58%

  • Swansea City

  • 10(3)

  • 19

  • 4

Swansea City

Line-up
POS No Name

G

1 Michel Vorm

D

5 Alan Tate

D

6 Ashley Williams

D

22 Angel Rangel

D

33 Ben Davies

M

7 Leon Britton
F
17 Itey Shechter

M

9 Michu

M

20 Jonathan de Guzman

F

10 Danny Graham
F
19 Luke Moore

F

12 Nathan Dyer

F

15 Wayne Routledge
M
11 Pablo
 
Substitutes
POS No Name
G 25 Gerhard Tremmel
M 11 Pablo
M 24 Ki Sung-Yeung
M 26 Kemy Agustien
M 29 Ashley Richards
F 17 Itey Shechter
F 19 Luke Moore

Match Stats

  • Aston Villa
  • Swansea City
16(8) Shots (on goal) 10(3)
13 Fouls 4
10 Corner kicks 4
2 Offsides 1
42% Time of Possession 58%
3 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
3 Saves 6
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