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Crawley Town 4, Spurs XI 1

Posted on 5 August 2009  - 12:00

All the key action from our Spurs XI friendly with Blue Square Premier side Crawley Town at the Broadfield Stadium.

Crawley Town 4, Spurs XI 1

All the key action from our Spurs XI friendly with Blue Square Premier side Crawley Town at the Broadfield Stadium.

FULL-TIME: Crawley Town 4, Spurs 1

85.19: GOAL - SPURS: M'Poku fed Townsend who was upended in box by Rusk. Winger stepped up to hit penalty high into roof of net. Crawley 4, Spurs 1.

82.04: SAVE - JORDAN: Kane with neat throughball to Parrett in box, keeper made himself big to stop shot.

79.41: SAVE - JANSSON: Cogan throughball to Cook, took wide of Blackwood and hit stinging left foot shot which Jansson did well to turn away.

75.43: GOAL - CRAWLEY: Dervite beaten by Cook on right touchline, ran into box, rounded Jansson, squared for Powell to tap home. Crawley 4, Spurs 0.

74:23: CHANCE - SPURS: Jansson claimed free-kick and threw straight out to Bostock, first time pass to M'Poku, great throughball behind defence, Parrett latched on, first shot blocked by Jordan, follow-up into side-netting from tight angle.

71.35: CLOSE - CRAWLEY: Ball played in to Cook who turned away from Nicholson and into box before slicing shot just wide of near post.

68.30: CLOSE - SPURS: M'Poku broke into box and flashed just wide across goal.

60.54: GOAL - CRAWLEY: Louis flicked on long ball, Nicholson failed to clear, Powell pounced on loose ball and hit low shot home first time. Crawley 3, Spurs 0.

59.21: GOAL - CRAWLEY: Neat passing move opened us up, found its way to Cogan 15 yards out who hammered home emphatically past Jansson. Crawley 2, Spurs 0.

57.53: CLOSE - SPURS: Bostock cut inside and hit right foot shot from edge of box, saved by Jordan but it ran loose, Obika slid in with Lake-Edwards yards from empty net, ball trickled agonisingly wide.

54.49: SAVE - JANSSON: Malcolm cross from right found Louis at back post who nodded down for Powell in box, shot hit against Cox spun goalwards and wrong-footed keeper, who managed to get fingertips to it.

49.49: CLOSE - SPURS: Dervite played out of defence into Rose, who turned away brilliantly from his marker, laid wide left to Townsend whose excellent cross was just out of sub M'Poku's reach yards out.

45.00: Crawley kick off the second half.

HALF-TIME: Crawley 1, Spurs 0

45.00: SAVE - RAYNER: Bostock hacked down by Hutchinson 25 yards out, took free-kick himself and curled round wall, keeper made full stretch save.

41.41: WOODWORK - CRAWLEY: Started and so nearly finished by Hutchinson. He won ball off Parrett in midfield, played to Malcolm who couldn't get past Cox but laid back to Smith, who laid wide right to Forrest, ball into box found Ademeno unmarked, Jansson saved his first time shot but it ran to Hutchinson on edge of box who curled low shot against post.

39.41: CLOSE - CRAWLEY: Malcolm free-kick 20 yards out curled just wide of Jansson's near post.

29.37: WOODWORK - SPURS: Rose played wide right to Fredericks, cross to near post met by Obika but blocked by defender, striker hit post at second attempt from tight angle.

28.20: CLOSE - CRAWLEY: Ademeno made run into box, Nicholson did well to make challenge but ball ran loose to Smith 25 yards out, low shot inches past post.

27.01: CHANCE - SPURS: Bostock turned away from Smith in centre of park, ran at defence and played Obika into box, Broadhurst came across and did enough to prevent shot at goal.

24.37: CHANCE - SPURS: Bostock's corner met at back post by head of Rose, Rayner made save, Rose hooked back into danger zone, Obika stooped to head over from six yards with keeper struggling.

23.57: CHANCE - SPURS: Rose played into feet of Fredericks who cut inside full-back onto weaker left foot six yards out, shot deflected over.

21.40: SAVE - JANSSON: His best yet. Rusk accepted short throw on right, cut inside and unleashed left foot piledriver towards top corner. Keeper flew through the air to tip over.

19.12: SAVE - JANSSON: Malcolm took on and beat Cox, got into box and hit across keeper who made fingertip save. Nicholson cleared danger.

15.14: SAVE - JANSSON: Ademeno burst through Nicholson's challenge into box, hit across keeper who did well to stop and hold.

14.27: CHANCE - CRAWLEY: Smith cross from right met powerfully in the air by unmarked Louis, header straight at Jansson from 12 yards.

13.41: CHANCE - SPURS: Great play. Free-kick taken short to Bostock, into Rose who cleverly turned it around the corner for Obika to run onto. Superb last ditch challenge from Giles before striker could get shot away.

6.06: SAVE - RAYNER: Bostock played Rose through on goal, took shot first time from the edge of the box, keeper did well to palm over.

4.27: GOAL - CRAWLEY: Louis stepped up, Jansson went right way but could not stop. Crawley 1, Spurs 0.

3.56: PENALTY - CRAWLEY: Free-kick pumped into our box, bobbed around a bit and hit Nicholson's arm. Seemed a little unfortunate.

0.00: Spurs kick us off at the Broadfield Stadium.

Jansson; Cox, Blackwood, Dervite (Waller-Lassen, 76), Nicholson; Fredericks (M'Poku, 46), Parrett, Bostock, Townsend; Rose (Kane, 69); Obika
Subs: L Butcher, Ekim, Oyenuga

Crawley: Rayner (Jordan, 46), Rents (Carter, 65), Hutchinson (Wilson, 46), Giles (Cogan, 46), Broadhurst (Powell, 46), Forrest (Huggins, 70), Ademeno (Napper, 65), Louis (Cook, 65, (Nayee, 80)), Malcolm, Quinn (Rusk, 12), Smith (Lake-Edwards, 46)