Premier League

January 5, 2011

Full-time

Aston Villa

0 - 1

Sunderland

Premier League

19:45 +00:00, January 5, 2011

Villa Park, England

Referee: K Friend

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    Match ends, Aston Villa 0, Sunderland 1.

  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Aston Villa 0, Sunderland 1.

  • 90'

    Attempt missed. James Collins (Aston Villa) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Marc Albrighton with a cross following a corner.

  • 90'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Craig Gordon.

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    Offside, Sunderland. Ahmed Al-Muhammadi tries a through ball, but Asamoah Gyan is caught offside.

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    Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 90'

    Foul by Asamoah Gyan (Sunderland).

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    Offside, Aston Villa. Marc Albrighton tries a through ball, but Richard Dunne is caught offside.

  • 90'

    Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in his own half.

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    Foul by Asamoah Gyan (Sunderland).

  • 90'

    Foul by Marc Albrighton (Aston Villa).

  • 90'

    Kieran Richardson (Sunderland) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 90'

    Offside, Sunderland. Ahmed Al-Muhammadi tries a through ball, but Asamoah Gyan is caught offside.

  • 90'

    Foul by Carlos Cuéllar (Aston Villa).

  • 90'

    Cristian Riveros (Sunderland) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 89'

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

  • 88'

    Substitution, Aston Villa. Barry Bannan midfielder replaces Nigel Reo-Coker.

  • 88'

    Substitution, Aston Villa. Marc Albrighton midfielder replaces Stilian Petrov.

  • 87'

    Attempt missed. Asamoah Gyan (Sunderland) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Ahmed Al-Muhammadi with a through ball following a fast break.

  • 86'

    Offside, Sunderland. Asamoah Gyan tries a through ball, but Darren Bent is caught offside.

  • 85'

    Second yellow card to Boudewijn Zenden (Sunderland) for a bad foul.

  • 85'

    Foul by Boudewijn Zenden (Sunderland).

  • 85'

    Stilian Petrov (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 84'

    Substitution, Sunderland. Cristian Riveros midfielder replaces Danny Welbeck because of an injury.

  • 83'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 82'

    Delay in match Danny Welbeck (Sunderland) because of an injury.

  • 80'

    Goal! Aston Villa 0, Sunderland 1. Phillip Bardsley (Sunderland) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner following a set piece situation.

  • 80'

    Attempt blocked. Boudewijn Zenden (Sunderland) left footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the right is blocked.

  • 79'

    Richard Dunne (Aston Villa) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 79'

    Darren Bent (Sunderland) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 79'

    Foul by Richard Dunne (Aston Villa).

  • 78'

    Attempt missed. Darren Bent (Sunderland) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box misses to the left. Assisted by Ahmed Al-Muhammadi with a cross.

  • 77'

    Attempt missed. Asamoah Gyan (Sunderland) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Boudewijn Zenden following a fast break.

  • 76'

    Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 76'

    Foul by Anton Ferdinand (Sunderland).

  • 71'

    Attempt missed. Ahmed Al-Muhammadi (Sunderland) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Boudewijn Zenden with a cross following a corner.

  • 71'

    Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Ciaran Clark.

  • 69'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 68'

    Emile Heskey (Aston Villa) is shown the red card for fighting.

  • 67'

    Delay in match Asamoah Gyan (Sunderland) because of an injury.

  • 67'

    Emile Heskey (Aston Villa) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 67'

    Foul by Boudewijn Zenden (Sunderland).

  • 63'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 63'

    Foul by Anton Ferdinand (Sunderland).

  • 63'

    Attempt blocked. Boudewijn Zenden (Sunderland) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Asamoah Gyan.

  • 61'

    Attempt missed. Ashley Young (Aston Villa) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high from a direct free kick.

  • 60'

    Boudewijn Zenden (Sunderland) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 60'

    Emile Heskey (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 60'

    Foul by Boudewijn Zenden (Sunderland).

  • 59'

    Attempt saved. Danny Welbeck (Sunderland) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

  • 58'

    Attempt saved. Ashley Young (Aston Villa) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Nigel Reo-Coker.

  • 55'

    Substitution, Sunderland. Asamoah Gyan forward replaces Steed Malbranque.

  • 54'

    Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Carlos Cuéllar.

  • 54'

    Attempt blocked. Steed Malbranque (Sunderland) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

  • 53'

    Attempt blocked. Darren Bent (Sunderland) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Titus Bramble.

  • 52'

    Offside, Aston Villa. Carlos Cuéllar tries a through ball, but Emile Heskey is caught offside.

  • 52'

    James Collins (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 52'

    Foul by Darren Bent (Sunderland).

  • 50'

    Attempt missed. Steed Malbranque (Sunderland) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Darren Bent with a headed pass.

  • 49'

    Foul by Emile Heskey (Aston Villa).

  • 49'

    Boudewijn Zenden (Sunderland) wins a free kick in his own half.

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    Second Half begins Aston Villa 0, Sunderland 0.

  • 45'

    First Half ends, Aston Villa 0, Sunderland 0.

  • 45'

    Richard Dunne (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 45'

    Foul by Darren Bent (Sunderland).

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    Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by James Collins.

  • 45'

    Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Richard Dunne.

  • 45'

    James Collins (Aston Villa) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 45'

    Foul by James Collins (Aston Villa).

  • 45'

    Danny Welbeck (Sunderland) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 45'

    Attempt missed. Emile Heskey (Aston Villa) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Ashley Young with a cross following a corner.

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    Attempt missed. Richard Dunne (Aston Villa) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Ashley Young with a cross following a corner.

  • 45'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Steed Malbranque.

  • 44'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 44'

    Foul by Kieran Richardson (Sunderland).

  • 44'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 43'

    Delay in match Darren Bent (Sunderland) because of an injury.

  • 42'

    Titus Bramble (Sunderland) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 42'

    Emile Heskey (Aston Villa) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 42'

    Foul by Titus Bramble (Sunderland).

  • 40'

    Emile Heskey (Aston Villa) hits the bar with a right footed shot from very close range. Assisted by Stewart Downing.

  • 39'

    Substitution, Sunderland. Boudewijn Zenden midfielder replaces David Meyler because of an injury.

  • 39'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 36'

    Delay in match David Meyler (Sunderland) because of an injury.

  • 35'

    Offside, Sunderland. Danny Welbeck tries a through ball, but Darren Bent is caught offside.

  • 34'

    Attempt missed. Danny Welbeck (Sunderland) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Steed Malbranque.

  • 32'

    Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Ciaran Clark.

  • 32'

    Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Nigel Reo-Coker.

  • 29'

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

  • 29'

    Foul by Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa).

  • 29'

    Jordan Henderson (Sunderland) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 26'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 26'

    Foul by Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa).

  • 26'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Phillip Bardsley.

  • 22'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Anton Ferdinand.

  • 22'

    Attempt missed. Kieran Richardson (Sunderland) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Steed Malbranque.

  • 12'

    Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Nigel Reo-Coker.

  • 11'

    Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Richard Dunne.

  • 10'

    Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Carlos Cuéllar.

  • 9'

    Offside, Aston Villa. Gabriel Agbonlahor tries a through ball, but Ashley Young is caught offside.

  • 8'

    Attempt missed. Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa) header from very close range is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Ashley Young with a cross following a corner.

  • 7'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Craig Gordon.

  • 7'

    Foul by Kieran Richardson (Sunderland).

  • 7'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 7'

    Attempt blocked. Stewart Downing (Aston Villa) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 7'

    Attempt blocked. Stewart Downing (Aston Villa) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 6'

    Kieran Richardson (Sunderland) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 6'

    Foul by Kieran Richardson (Sunderland).

  • 6'

    Emile Heskey (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 4'

    Attempt missed. Stewart Downing (Aston Villa) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Ciaran Clark with a cross.

  • 3'

    Steed Malbranque (Sunderland) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 3'

    Foul by Stilian Petrov (Aston Villa).

  • 2'

    Attempt missed. Steed Malbranque (Sunderland) header from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Phillip Bardsley with a cross.

  • 1'

    Kieran Richardson (Sunderland) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 1'

    Foul by Ashley Young (Aston Villa).

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    First Half begins.

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    Lineups are announced and players are warming up