Premier League

January 12, 2008

Full-time

Aston Villa

3 - 1

Reading

Premier League

15:00 +00:00, January 12, 2008

Villa Park, England

Referee: U Rennie

  • 90'

    End Match

  • 90'

    End Regular Time

  • 90'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 90'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 90'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 90'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 90'

    Marlon Harewood (Aston Villa) commits a foul on Brynjar Gunnarsson resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 90'

    The last goal was assisted by Shane Long (Reading)

  • 90'

    Goal !!! James Harper hits a left footed shot low through the middle from the mid penalty area and scores for Reading

  • 90'

    James Harper (Reading) hits a left footed shot from the mid penalty area

  • 90'

    Martin Laursen (Aston Villa) takes a freekick from the left channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 90'

    Aston Villa makes a substitution: Moustapha Salifou enters for John Carew. Reason: Tactical

  • 90'

    Aston Villa makes a substitution: Marlon Harewood enters for Gabriel Agbonlahor. Reason: Tactical

  • 90'

    Aston Villa makes a substitution: Shaun Maloney enters for Ashley Young. Reason: Tactical

  • 90'

    Shane Long (Reading) commits a foul on Martin Laursen resulting on a free kick for Aston Villa

  • 89'

    Reading makes a substitution: Shane Long enters for Kevin Doyle. Reason: Tactical

  • 89'

    The last goal was assisted by Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa)

  • 88'

    Goal !!! John Carew hits a right footed shot to the lower left corner from the mid penalty area and scores for Aston Villa

  • 88'

    John Carew (Aston Villa) hits a right footed shot from the mid penalty area

  • 88'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 88'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) blocks the shot

  • 88'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Blocked

  • 87'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 87'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 87'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 86'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 85'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 85'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) hits a header from the mid penalty area but it goes off target: Normal

  • 85'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) executes a corner kick

  • 84'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 83'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 83'

    Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa) is caught offside

  • 83'

    Scott Carson (Aston Villa) saves the shot (Punch)

  • 83'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Save

  • 83'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes a freekick from the left wing. Outcome: Cross

  • 83'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) commits a foul on Stephen Hunt resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 82'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 82'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) hits a right footed shot from the left channel but it goes off target: Normal

  • 82'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 81'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Punch)

  • 81'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) executes a corner kick

  • 81'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Tip Over)

  • 81'

    John Carew (Aston Villa) hits a right footed shot from the right penalty area

  • 81'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 80'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 80'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 80'

    Martin Laursen (Aston Villa) hits a header from the centre penalty area but it goes off target: Normal

  • 79'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) executes a corner kick

  • 79'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) clears the ball

  • 79'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 78'

    Kalifa Cisse (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 78'

    Curtis Davies (Aston Villa) clears the ball

  • 78'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 78'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) clears the ball

  • 77'

    Bobby Convey (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 77'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes a freekick from the left channel. Outcome: Pass

  • 77'

    Martin Laursen (Aston Villa) commits a foul on Kevin Doyle resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 76'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 76'

    Reading makes a substitution: Leroy Lita enters for Dave Kitson. Reason: Tactical

  • 76'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 75'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 75'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) hits a header from the left goalbox but it goes off target: Normal

  • 75'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) executes a corner kick

  • 74'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) takes a freekick from the right wing. Outcome: Open Play

  • 74'

    Kalifa Cisse (Reading) commits a foul on Gabriel Agbonlahor resulting on a free kick for Aston Villa

  • 74'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 74'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 73'

    Reading makes a substitution: Bobby Convey enters for Ulises De la Cruz. Reason: Tactical

  • 73'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) commits a foul on Kevin Doyle resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 73'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 72'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 72'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 71'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 70'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 70'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 69'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 68'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 68'

    John Carew (Aston Villa) hits a right footed shot from the right channel

  • 68'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 67'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 66'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 66'

    Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa) commits a foul on Kalifa Cisse resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 65'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 65'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes a freekick from the right channel. Outcome: Pass

  • 65'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) commits a foul on Ivar Ingimarsson resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 65'

    Scott Carson (Aston Villa) saves the shot (Punch)

  • 65'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) hits a header from the left goalbox

  • 64'

    James Harper (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 64'

    Stiliyan Petrov (Aston Villa) clears the ball

  • 64'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 64'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 63'

    Stephen Hunt (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 63'

    Nigel Reo-Coker (Aston Villa) clears the ball

  • 63'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 63'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) blocks the shot

  • 62'

    Ivar Ingimarsson (Reading) hits a left footed shot from the centre penalty area

  • 62'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes a freekick from the left channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 62'

    John Carew (Aston Villa) commits a foul on James Harper resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 61'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 60'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 60'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Punch)

  • 60'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) executes a corner kick

  • 59'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 59'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) clears the ball

  • 59'

    Stephen Hunt (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 59'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Parry)

  • 59'

    Martin Laursen (Aston Villa) hits a header from the mid penalty area

  • 58'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) executes a corner kick

  • 57'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 56'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 56'

    Scott Carson (Aston Villa) takes a goal kick.

  • 55'

    The last goal was assisted by Ashley Young (Aston Villa)

  • 55'

    Goal !!! Martin Laursen hits a header to the lower left corner from the mid penalty area and scores for Aston Villa

  • 55'

    Martin Laursen (Aston Villa) hits a header from the mid penalty area

  • 54'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) executes a corner kick

  • 54'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 54'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) hits a right footed shot from the right channel

  • 53'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 52'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 52'

    John Carew (Aston Villa) is caught offside

  • 52'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) takes a freekick from the left channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 51'

    James Harper (Reading) commits a foul on John Carew resulting on a free kick for Aston Villa

  • 51'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 51'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 50'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 50'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 50'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 50'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 49'

    Ulises De la Cruz (Reading) clears the ball

  • 49'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 48'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) takes a freekick from the right wing. Outcome: Cross

  • 48'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) receives a yellow card. Reason: Unsporting behaviour

  • 48'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) commits a foul on Gabriel Agbonlahor resulting on a free kick for Aston Villa

  • 47'

    James Harper (Reading) takes a freekick from the left channel. Outcome: Pass

  • 47'

    Stiliyan Petrov (Aston Villa) commits a foul on James Harper resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 46'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 46'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 46'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 46'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 45'

    Start 2nd Half

  • 45'

    Halftime

  • 45'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 45'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) send a cross. Outcome: Save

  • 45'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) takes a freekick from the right channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 45'

    Kalifa Cisse (Reading) is whistled for a handball

  • 45'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 45'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 44'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 44'

    John Carew (Aston Villa) hits a right footed shot from the left penalty area but it goes off target: Drilled

  • 44'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 43'

    Scott Carson (Aston Villa) takes a goal kick.

  • 43'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) hits a left footed shot from the right channel but it goes off target: Drilled

  • 42'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 42'

    Brynjar Gunnarsson (Reading) clears the ball

  • 42'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 41'

    Scott Carson (Aston Villa) takes a goal kick.

  • 41'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) hits a left footed shot from the left penalty area but it goes off target: Drilled

  • 40'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 40'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 39'

    Scott Carson (Aston Villa) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 39'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) commits a foul on Wilfred Bouma resulting on a free kick for Aston Villa

  • 39'

    James Harper (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 39'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) clears the ball

  • 38'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 38'

    James Harper (Reading) takes a freekick from the right channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 38'

    Nigel Reo-Coker (Aston Villa) commits a foul on Kevin Doyle resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 37'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 36'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) clears the ball

  • 36'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) executes a corner kick

  • 35'

    Brynjar Gunnarsson (Reading) clears the ball

  • 35'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) executes a corner kick

  • 34'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 34'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 32'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 32'

    John Carew (Aston Villa) commits a foul on Brynjar Gunnarsson resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 29'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 29'

    Stiliyan Petrov (Aston Villa) hits a right footed shot from the right channel but it goes off target: Drilled

  • 28'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 28'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 27'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 27'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 26'

    John Carew (Aston Villa) commits a foul on Brynjar Gunnarsson resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 26'

    Scott Carson (Aston Villa) takes a goal kick.

  • 25'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 25'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 25'

    John Carew (Aston Villa) is caught offside

  • 25'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) takes a freekick from the right channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 25'

    Ulises De la Cruz (Reading) receives a yellow card. Reason: Unsporting behaviour

  • 24'

    Ulises De la Cruz (Reading) commits a foul on Gabriel Agbonlahor resulting on a free kick for Aston Villa

  • 24'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 23'

    The last goal was assisted by Ashley Young (Aston Villa)

  • 22'

    Goal !!! John Carew hits a header to the lower left corner from the left goalbox and scores for Aston Villa

  • 22'

    John Carew (Aston Villa) hits a header from the left goalbox

  • 22'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) takes a freekick from the left channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 22'

    Ulises De la Cruz (Reading) commits a foul on Gabriel Agbonlahor resulting on a free kick for Aston Villa

  • 21'

    Scott Carson (Aston Villa) takes a goal kick.

  • 21'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) hits a left footed shot from the right channel but it goes off target: Drilled

  • 20'

    Scott Carson (Aston Villa) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 20'

    Stephen Hunt (Reading) is whistled for a handball

  • 20'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 20'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 19'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) executes a corner kick

  • 19'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 18'

    Martin Laursen (Aston Villa) takes a freekick from the right channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 18'

    James Harper (Reading) commits a foul on Nigel Reo-Coker resulting on a free kick for Aston Villa

  • 18'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 17'

    Gabriel Agbonlahor (Aston Villa) send a cross. Outcome: Save

  • 17'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes a freekick from the right channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 17'

    Martin Laursen (Aston Villa) commits a foul on Kevin Doyle resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 16'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 15'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes a freekick from the right channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 15'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) commits a foul on Graeme Murty resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 15'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 15'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 14'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 14'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 14'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 13'

    Scott Carson (Aston Villa) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 13'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Save

  • 12'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 12'

    John Carew (Aston Villa) send a cross. Outcome: Save

  • 12'

    Martin Laursen (Aston Villa) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Pass

  • 12'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) commits a foul on Wilfred Bouma resulting on a free kick for Aston Villa

  • 12'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 11'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) executes a corner kick

  • 11'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Tip Over)

  • 11'

    Stiliyan Petrov (Aston Villa) hits a right footed shot from the right channel

  • 11'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) clears the ball

  • 10'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) executes a corner kick

  • 10'

    Stephen Hunt (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 9'

    Scott Carson (Aston Villa) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 9'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) commits a foul on Craig Gardner resulting on a free kick for Aston Villa

  • 8'

    James Harper (Reading) takes a freekick from the right channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 8'

    Wilfred Bouma (Aston Villa) commits a foul on Kevin Doyle resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 8'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 8'

    Gareth Barry (Aston Villa) executes a corner kick

  • 7'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 7'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 7'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 6'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 5'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 5'

    Craig Gardner (Aston Villa) takes the throw.

  • 4'

    Scott Carson (Aston Villa) takes a goal kick.

  • 3'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 2'

    Ashley Young (Aston Villa) takes a freekick from the left channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 2'

    Brynjar Gunnarsson (Reading) commits a foul on Gareth Barry resulting on a free kick for Aston Villa

  • 2'

    Scott Carson (Aston Villa) takes a goal kick.

  • 1'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes a freekick from the left channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 1'

    Martin Laursen (Aston Villa) commits a foul on Dave Kitson resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 0'

    Kickoff