Huddersfield 1-3 Norwich

13 March 2010 06:19
League One leaders Norwich battled back from going a goal down to beat Huddersfield and end the last unbeaten home record in the division.Neal Trotman headed home an Anthony Pilkington corner after three minutes to put Huddersfield in front. [LNB]On 69 minutes Grant Holt side-footed in his 27th goal of the season from a Wes Hoolahan cross before substitute Stephen Elliot tapped in a second. [LNB]Elliott sealed City's 10th away win of the season with five minutes remaining. [LNB][LNB]Norwich manager Paul Lambert told BBC Radio Norfolk:[LNB] [LNB][LNB] "The lads showed good character never to wilt and kept on going and saw it through. [LNB]"This is a hard place to come. They've not been beat here all season so I'm proud of what they've done and the way we played. I thought we were outstanding. [LNB]"Our own house at this minute is in order. We're playing really well at the minute and the crowd are with us which is a major help to us." [LNB]Huddersfield Town manager Lee Clark told BBC Radio Leeds:[LNB] [LNB][LNB] "The bottom line is that everyone in the team has to accept defensive responsibility. [LNB]"We created some great chances against them, took the lead and played some good football against them for three quarters of the game, but then we switched off. [LNB]"You can't switch off against top teams like Norwich because they will punish you and we saw that happen." [LNB][LNB][LNB] Live text and stats  [LNB] Saturday, 13 March 2010[LNB] League One[LNB] Home Team Score Away Team Time Huddersfield 1-3 Norwich FT (HT 1-0) Trotman 3 Holt 69 Elliott 74 Elliott 85 Huddersfield 01 Smithies 02 Peltier 05 P Clarke 13 Heffernan 35 Trotman 04 Collins 07 Roberts yellow card 19 Pilkington 25 Drinkwater 17 Rhodes (Robinson 72) 21 Novak (Berrett 87) Substitutes 26 Eastwood, 06 N Clarke, 12 T Clarke, 16 Williams, 08 Kay, 22 Berrett, 09 Robinson Norwich 21 Forster 05 Nelson 06 Martin 12 Doherty 23 Rose 14 Hoolahan 19 Lappin 20 Russell yellow card 30 Smith 09 Holt 16 Martin (Elliott 62) Substitutes 13 Rudd, 03 Drury, 08 Hughes, 18 McVeigh, 24 McNamee, 11 Elliott, 32 Johnson Ref: MillerAtt: 17,959 HUDDERSFIELD NORWICH Possession Huddersfield 54% Norwich 46% Attempts on target Huddersfield 6 Norwich 5 Attempts off target Huddersfield 7 Norwich 4 Corners Huddersfield 10 Norwich 4 Fouls Huddersfield 9 Norwich 8 Final Result Full Time 90:00+3:30 The referee brings the game to a close. 90:00+0:51 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Berrett by Michael Rose. Lee Peltier takes the direct free kick. 88:36 Long range effort from Peter Clarke misses to the left of the goal. 87:01 The assistant referee flags for offside against Stephen Elliott. Free kick taken by Alex Smithies. 86:31 Substitution James Berrett joins the action as a substitute, replacing Lee Novak. 84:25 Assist on the goal came from Simon Lappin. 84:25 GOAL - Stephen Elliott:Huddersfield 1 - 3 Norwich A goal is scored by Stephen Elliott from close range to the top right corner of the goal. Huddersfield 1-3 Norwich. 79:35 Corner taken by Anthony Pilkington from the left by-line, Michael Nelson manages to make a clearance. 79:12 Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Gary Roberts from the right by-line, clearance by Gary Doherty. 78:13 The referee blows for offside. Michael Rose takes the indirect free kick. 77:23 Anthony Pilkington takes a shot. Save by Fraser Forster. 75:05 Theo Robinson takes a shot. Save made by Fraser Forster. Corner taken by Anthony Pilkington from the left by-line played to the near post. 73:46 Assist on the goal came from Grant Holt. 73:46 GOAL - Stephen Elliott:Huddersfield 1 - 2 Norwich Stephen Elliott finds the back of the net with a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Huddersfield 1-2 Norwich. 73:07 Darel Russell takes a shot from long distance which goes wide of the right-hand post. 71:38 Substitution Theo Robinson on for Jordan Rhodes. Correction - 70:55 Korey Smith takes a shot. Save by Fraser Forster. 70:55 Korey Smith takes a shot. Save made by Fraser Forster. 70:25 Effort on goal by Michael Collins from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target. 68:28 Assist by Wesley Hoolahan. 68:28 GOAL - Grant Holt:Huddersfield 1 - 1 Norwich Grant Holt grabs a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Huddersfield 1-1 Norwich. 67:38 Handball by Stephen Elliott. Free kick taken by Alex Smithies. 66:17 Gary Doherty has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses right. 65:22 Daniel Drinkwater gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Grant Holt. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Darel Russell from right channel, clearance by Lee Peltier. 64:40 Michael Collins produces a right-footed shot from long range that goes harmlessly over the bar. 63:03 Darel Russell delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel, Michael Collins makes a clearance. 63:03 Booking Caution for Gary Roberts. 62:55 Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary Roberts on Wesley Hoolahan. 61:44 Substitution Stephen Elliott replaces Chris Martin. 57:37 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Wesley Hoolahan by Gary Roberts. Direct free kick taken by Russell Martin. 55:16 Anthony Pilkington has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal. 54:17 Michael Collins concedes a free kick for a foul on Wesley Hoolahan. Direct free kick taken by Michael Nelson. 53:01 Free kick awarded for a foul by Lee Novak on Korey Smith. Russell Martin takes the direct free kick. 52:28 Grant Holt is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Lee Peltier. 51:50 Chris Martin gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Dean Heffernan. Alex Smithies restarts play with the free kick. 49:41 Grant Holt concedes a free kick for a foul on Lee Peltier. Alex Smithies takes the direct free kick. 48:39 Gary Roberts takes the inswinging corner, Fraser Forster makes a save. Foul by Peter Clarke on Fraser Forster, free kick awarded. Fraser Forster takes the direct free kick. Correction - 47:49 Anthony Pilkington delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel, blocked by Korey Smith. 47:49 Free kick taken by Anthony Pilkington, Simon Lappin crosses the ball, Anthony Pilkington gets a block in. 47:49 Booking Darel Russell booked for unsporting behaviour. 47:39 Darel Russell concedes a free kick for a foul on Gary Roberts. 47:23 Simon Lappin takes a shot. Save by Alex Smithies. 46:51 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Grant Holt by Dean Heffernan. Darel Russell restarts play with the free kick. 46:10 Darel Russell concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Drinkwater. Daniel Drinkwater takes the direct free kick. Short corner taken by Gary Roberts. 45:01 The referee gets the second half started. Half Time 45:00+1:19 The first half comes to an end. 44:47 Foul by Jordan Rhodes on Michael Nelson, free kick awarded. Michael Rose restarts play with the free kick. 43:34 Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Nelson on Jordan Rhodes. Free kick taken by Daniel Drinkwater. 41:19 Corner taken left-footed by Simon Lappin, clearance made by Neal Trotman. 39:57 The offside flag is raised against Jordan Rhodes. Fraser Forster takes the indirect free kick. 39:26 Effort from outside the area by Daniel Drinkwater goes wide right of the goal. 34:35 Inswinging corner taken by Simon Lappin from the right by-line, Headed effort from inside the box by Gary Doherty misses to the right of the target. 33:40 Header by Grant Holt from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target. 32:50 Corner from the left by-line taken by Anthony Pilkington, Darel Russell manages to make a clearance. 32:39 Neal Trotman takes a shot. Blocked by Gary Doherty. 32:02 Anthony Pilkington fouled by Darel Russell, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Lee Peltier. 24:31 Lee Novak has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the goal. 22:19 Inswinging corner taken by Simon Lappin, Neal Trotman manages to make a clearance. 20:15 Inswinging corner taken by Gary Roberts from the right by-line, Gary Doherty manages to make a clearance. 19:49 Anthony Pilkington takes a shot. Fraser Forster makes a save. 18:44 The assistant referee flags for offside against Chris Martin. Neal Trotman restarts play with the free kick. 16:29 Grant Holt challenges Peter Clarke unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Peter Clarke. 15:37 Unfair challenge on Simon Lappin by Michael Collins results in a free kick. Michael Rose restarts play with the free kick. 14:57 Shot by Lee Novak from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal. 13:34 Lee Peltier is ruled offside. Fraser Forster restarts play with the free kick. 12:20 Foul by Russell Martin on Michael Collins, free kick awarded. Alex Smithies takes the free kick. 11:14 Gary Roberts takes a shot. Save made by Fraser Forster. 10:54 Inswinging corner taken by Gary Roberts from the right by-line. 10:25 Corner taken by Anthony Pilkington, clearance by Michael Nelson. 9:14 Simon Lappin takes the outswinging corner, Michael Collins manages to make a clearance. 2:04 Anthony Pilkington provided the assist for the goal. 2:04 GOAL - Neal Trotman:Huddersfield 1 - 0 Norwich Neal Trotman finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close range. Huddersfield 1-0 Norwich. 1:42 Inswinging corner taken by Anthony Pilkington from the left by-line, 1:03 The referee blows for offside against Chris Martin. Peter Clarke restarts play with the free kick. 0:00 The match has kicked off. Live text and data provided by The Press Association.[LNB]

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