• FT

    Sunderland

    0

    QPR

    0

  • FT

    Aston Villa

    1

    Reading

    0

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Villa Park, England

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Aston Villa

  • Christian Benteke 80'

1 - 0

FT

  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Aston Villa 1, Reading 0.

  • 90'

    Hand ball by Adam Le Fondre (Reading).

  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Aston Villa 1, Reading 0.

  • 90'

    Hand ball by Adam Le Fondre (Reading).

  • 90'

    Foul by Christian Benteke (Aston Villa).

  • 90'

    Adrian Mariappa (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 89'

    Mikele Leigertwood (Reading) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 89'

    Foul by Stephen Ireland (Aston Villa).

  • 88'

    Jay Tabb (Reading) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 88'

    Foul by Christian Benteke (Aston Villa).

  • 84'

    Attempt saved. Noel Hunt (Reading) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Shaun Cummings with a cross.

  • 83'

    Substitution, Reading. Garath McCleary replaces Hal Robson-Kanu.

  • 82'

    Attempt saved. Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  • 80'

    Goal! Aston Villa 1, Reading 0. Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Ashley Westwood with a cross following a corner.

  • 80'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Sean Morrison.

  • 80'

    Matthew Lowton (Aston Villa) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 80'

    Foul by Adam Le Fondre (Reading).

  • 79'

    Substitution, Reading. Noel Hunt replaces Jason Roberts.

  • 77'

    Jason Roberts (Reading) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 77'

    Foul by Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa).

  • 75'

    Attempt saved. Stephen Ireland (Aston Villa) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Barry Bannan.

  • 73'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Jay Tabb.

  • 72'

    Hand ball by Nicky Shorey (Reading).

  • 71'

    Jason Roberts (Reading) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 71'

    Foul by Nathan Baker (Aston Villa).

  • 71'

    Attempt blocked. Ashley Westwood (Aston Villa) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

  • 71'

    Attempt blocked. Marc Albrighton (Aston Villa) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

  • 70'

    Offside, Reading. Mikele Leigertwood tries a through ball, but Jobi McAnuff is caught offside.

  • 69'

    Shaun Cummings (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 69'

    Foul by Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa).

  • 69'

    Foul by Sean Morrison (Reading).

  • 69'

    Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 68'

    Substitution, Aston Villa. Marc Albrighton replaces Andreas Weimann.

  • 68'

    Substitution, Aston Villa. Stephen Ireland replaces Brett Holman.

  • 66'

    Attempt saved. Jason Roberts (Reading) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Hal Robson-Kanu.

  • 65'

    Attempt blocked. Jobi McAnuff (Reading) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Jay Tabb with a headed pass.

  • 65'

    Jay Tabb (Reading) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 65'

    Foul by Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa).

  • 64'

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

  • 64'

    Jason Roberts (Reading) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 64'

    Foul by Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa).

  • 60'

    Attempt missed. Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Barry Bannan with a cross following a corner.

  • 60'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Adrian Mariappa.

  • 59'

    Attempt missed. Adam Le Fondre (Reading) header from very close range is just a bit too high. Assisted by Nicky Shorey with a cross following a corner.

  • 58'

    Corner, Reading. Conceded by Nathan Baker.

  • 58'

    Attempt blocked. Jason Roberts (Reading) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Adam Federici.

  • 56'

    Hal Robson-Kanu (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 56'

    Foul by Ashley Westwood (Aston Villa).

  • 55'

    Attempt missed. Brett Holman (Aston Villa) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

  • 54'

    Attempt missed. Adam Le Fondre (Reading) left footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Hal Robson-Kanu with a cross.

  • 53'

    Attempt missed. Nathan Baker (Aston Villa) left footed shot from very close range misses to the left. Assisted by Barry Bannan with a cross following a corner.

  • 53'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Adrian Mariappa.

  • 53'

    Attempt blocked. Andreas Weimann (Aston Villa) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Brett Holman.

  • 50'

    Foul by Jason Roberts (Reading).

  • 50'

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

  • 46'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Nicky Shorey.

  • 45'

    Second Half begins Aston Villa 0, Reading 0.

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    Match ends, Aston Villa 1, Reading 0.

  • 45'

    First Half ends, Aston Villa 0, Reading 0.

  • 41'

    Jason Roberts (Reading) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 41'

    Foul by Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa).

  • 36'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Nicky Shorey.

  • 35'

    Attempt saved. Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Andreas Weimann.

  • 34'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Adrian Mariappa.

  • 34'

    Attempt blocked. Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Barry Bannan.

  • 32'

    Attempt missed. Nathan Baker (Aston Villa) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses the top left corner. Assisted by Barry Bannan with a cross following a corner.

  • 32'

    Corner, Aston Villa. Conceded by Nicky Shorey.

  • 31'

    Foul by Adrian Mariappa (Reading).

  • 31'

    Brett Holman (Aston Villa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 31'

    Attempt missed. Adam Le Fondre (Reading) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Shaun Cummings with a cross.

  • 28'

    Offside, Reading. Nicky Shorey tries a through ball, but Adam Le Fondre is caught offside.

  • 27'

    Attempt missed. Andreas Weimann (Aston Villa) left footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Christian Benteke with a cross.

  • 25'

    Attempt missed. Barry Bannan (Aston Villa) left footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Gabriel Agbonlahor.

  • 24'

    Substitution, Aston Villa. Eric Lichaj replaces Enda Stevens because of an injury.

  • 22'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 21'

    Delay in match Enda Stevens (Aston Villa) because of an injury.

  • 20'

    Attempt blocked. Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Brett Holman.

  • 17'

    Offside, Aston Villa. Matthew Lowton tries a through ball, but Brett Holman is caught offside.

  • 17'

    Attempt saved. Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Brett Holman with a cross.

  • 15'

    Offside, Aston Villa. Enda Stevens tries a through ball, but Gabriel Agbonlahor is caught offside.

  • 15'

    Attempt blocked. Hal Robson-Kanu (Reading) left footed shot from very close range is blocked.

  • 15'

    Corner, Reading. Conceded by Nathan Baker.

  • 13'

    Attempt missed. Sean Morrison (Reading) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Jobi McAnuff with a cross following a corner.

  • 13'

    Corner, Reading. Conceded by Matthew Lowton.

  • 12'

    Offside, Reading. Mikele Leigertwood tries a through ball, but Jason Roberts is caught offside.

  • 10'

    Attempt missed. Adam Le Fondre (Reading) right footed shot from very close range misses to the left.

  • 10'

    Attempt saved. Hal Robson-Kanu (Reading) left footed shot from very close range is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Jobi McAnuff with a cross.

  • 9'

    Foul by Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa).

  • 9'

    Adam Le Fondre (Reading) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 6'

    Attempt missed. Hal Robson-Kanu (Reading) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Jason Roberts.

  •  

    Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

  •  

    First Half begins.