Yeovil 1-2 Leeds United

05 April 2010 01:25
Leeds ended a run of four successive defeats with victory at Yeovil to boost their automatic promotion hopes.Richard Naylor's looping back-post header from a Jonny Howson cross gave United the lead with their first goal in over six hours of football. [LNB]Five minutes later, the Leeds captain doubled their advantage with another header from a Neil Kilkenny corner. [LNB]Dean Bowditch's low drive gave the home side renewed belief but despite further pressure the visitors held on. [LNB][LNB] Live text and stats  [LNB] Monday, 5 April 2010[LNB] League One[LNB] Home Team Score Away Team Time Yeovil 1-2 Leeds United FT (HT 0-2) Bowditch 66 Naylor 29 Naylor 34 Yeovil 01 McCarthy 02 Alcock 05 Steven Caulker 06 Forbes 20 Williams 21 Kalala 25 MacDonald 27 Davies (Welsh 64) 28 Smith 10 Tomlin yellow card 14 Bowditch Substitutes 15 Martin, 03 Jones, 08 Murtagh, 11 Welsh, 16 Murray, 23 Hutchins, 17 Downes Leeds United 12 Higgs 06 Naylor 26 Bromby yellow card 33 Collins yellow card 04 Doyle 08 Kilkenny yellow card (Johnson 88) 14 Howson 22 Hughes 28 Gradel 09 Beckford yellow card (Watt 88) 23 Snodgrass Substitutes 01 Ankergren, 19 Parker, 21 Lowry, 16 Johnson, 07 Dickov, 13 Grella, 24 Watt Ref: WrightAtt: 6,308 YEOVIL LEEDS UNITED Possession Yeovil 52% Leeds United 48% Attempts on target Yeovil 5 Leeds United 11 Attempts off target Yeovil 5 Leeds United 6 Corners Yeovil 4 Leeds United 10 Fouls Yeovil 11 Leeds United 19 Final Result Full Time 90:00+4:49 The referee blows his whistle to end the game. 90:00+3:49 Booking Booking for Leigh Bromby for time wasting. 90:00+2:07 Andrew Welsh takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar. 90:00+1:47 Craig Alcock crosses the ball, clearance by Neill Collins. 89:58 The ball is swung over by Andrew Welsh, Richard Naylor makes a clearance. 87:51 Substitution Sanchez Watt is brought on as a substitute for Jermaine Beckford. 87:51 Substitution Neil Kilkenny goes off and Bradley Johnson comes on. 85:23 Gavin Williams restarts play with the free kick. 85:23 Booking Neil Kilkenny is shown a yellow card. 85:08 Neil Kilkenny concedes a free kick for a foul on Gavin Williams. 83:55 Booking Booking for Jermaine Beckford for unsporting behaviour. 83:48 Jermaine Beckford challenges Shaun MacDonald unfairly and gives away a free kick. Alex McCarthy takes the direct free kick. 83:25 Andrew Welsh delivers the ball, Richard Naylor manages to make a clearance. 82:30 Gavin Tomlin fouled by Neill Collins, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Andrew Welsh. 81:47 JP Kalala fouled by Neil Kilkenny, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by JP Kalala. 79:18 The assistant referee flags for offside against Gavin Williams. Shane Higgs restarts play with the free kick. 77:17 Corner from the left by-line taken by Andrew Welsh, Header from deep inside the penalty area by Craig Alcock goes harmlessly over the crossbar. 76:36 Corner from left by-line taken by Andrew Welsh. Gavin Tomlin takes a shot. Michael Doyle makes a clearance. 76:23 Andrew Welsh sends in a cross, clearance made by Neill Collins. 75:51 Free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Hughes on Shaun MacDonald. Direct free kick taken by Craig Alcock. 74:37 Strike comes in from Max Gradel from the free kick. 74:37 Booking Gavin Tomlin receives a caution. 74:07 Unfair challenge on Robert Snodgrass by Gavin Tomlin results in a free kick. 73:27 Shot by Shaun MacDonald from just outside the area goes over the net. 73:17 A cross is delivered by Andrew Welsh, clearance made by Neil Kilkenny. 69:04 Jermaine Beckford concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig Alcock. Alex McCarthy restarts play with the free kick. 68:23 Nathan Smith produces a cross, save by Shane Higgs. 68:08 Gavin Williams crosses the ball. 67:23 The referee blows for offside. Alex McCarthy takes the indirect free kick. 65:32 The assist for the goal came from Gavin Williams. 65:32 GOAL - Dean Bowditch:Yeovil 1 - 2 Leeds United Dean Bowditch finds the net with a goal from just inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Yeovil 1-2 Leeds. 64:23 Free kick awarded for a foul by Robert Snodgrass on Craig Alcock. Shot on goal comes in from Gavin Williams from the free kick, Shane Higgs makes a save. 64:15 A cross is delivered by Nathan Smith. 63:07 Substitution Andrew Welsh on for Scott Davies. 63:07 The referee blows for offside. Alex McCarthy restarts play with the free kick. 62:06 Outswinging corner taken by Neil Kilkenny, Terrell Forbes makes a clearance. 61:27 The referee gives a free kick against Gavin Tomlin for handball. Free kick taken by Richard Naylor. 60:20 Max Gradel takes a shot. Save by Alex McCarthy. 58:35 Robert Snodgrass takes a shot. Save made by Alex McCarthy. 58:06 Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Neil Kilkenny, Richard Naylor takes a shot. Clearance made by Scott Davies. 57:52 Robert Snodgrass takes a shot. Save by Alex McCarthy. 56:54 Jermaine Beckford takes a shot. Save made by Alex McCarthy. 55:46 Corner taken by Neil Kilkenny. 53:52 Foul by Scott Davies on Jonathan Howson, free kick awarded. Neil Kilkenny restarts play with the free kick. 53:10 Shot on goal by Max Gradel from just inside the area goes over the target. 52:35 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Max Gradel by JP Kalala. Robert Snodgrass restarts play with the free kick. 51:19 Gavin Williams fouled by Michael Doyle, the ref awards a free kick. Scott Davies takes the free kick. 50:43 Neill Collins takes a shot. Save by Alex McCarthy. 49:19 Foul by Scott Davies on Max Gradel, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Neil Kilkenny. 49:07 The ball is delivered by Jonathan Howson. 48:00 Neil Kilkenny fouled by Shaun MacDonald, the ref awards a free kick. Neill Collins restarts play with the free kick. 46:36 Corner taken by Neil Kilkenny, Richard Naylor produces a header from inside the area that goes over the crossbar. 45:47 Outswinging corner taken by Neil Kilkenny from the right by-line, Richard Naylor takes a shot. Scott Davies manages to make a clearance. 45:01 The match restarts for the second half. Half Time 45:00+1:29 The referee calls an end to the first half. 44:41 Inswinging corner taken by Neil Kilkenny from the left by-line, Richard Naylor has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal. 44:31 The ball is sent over by Michael Doyle, Craig Alcock makes a clearance. 43:36 Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Neil Kilkenny from the right by-line, Craig Alcock makes a clearance. 42:54 JP Kalala challenges Max Gradel unfairly and gives away a free kick. Leigh Bromby restarts play with the free kick. 41:48 Unfair challenge on Gavin Williams by Neil Kilkenny results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Scott Davies. 40:17 Gavin Tomlin fouled by Richard Naylor, the ref awards a free kick. Gavin Williams takes the direct free kick. 33:56 The assist for the goal came from Neil Kilkenny. 33:56 GOAL - Richard Naylor:Yeovil 0 - 2 Leeds United Richard Naylor grabs a headed goal from deep inside the penalty area. Yeovil 0-2 Leeds. 33:26 Corner taken right-footed by Neil Kilkenny, 33:15 Max Gradel takes a shot. Save by Alex McCarthy. 32:52 A cross is delivered by Craig Alcock, clearance by Neill Collins. 32:11 Foul by Jonathan Howson on Dean Bowditch, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Dean Bowditch. 30:58 Max Gradel crosses the ball, Jermaine Beckford has an effort at goal from the edge of the area that misses to the right of the target. 29:31 Jonathan Howson produces a cross, save made by Alex McCarthy. 28:36 Assist on the goal came from Jonathan Howson. 28:36 GOAL - Richard Naylor:Yeovil 0 - 1 Leeds United Richard Naylor grabs a headed goal from inside the box. Yeovil 0-1 Leeds. 28:30 Centre by Jonathan Howson, 27:47 Unfair challenge on Robert Snodgrass by JP Kalala results in a free kick. Neill Collins takes the direct free kick. 26:31 Foul by Jonathan Howson on Gavin Tomlin, free kick awarded. Gavin Williams restarts play with the free kick. 25:39 Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Davies on Max Gradel. Robert Snodgrass crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel, Nathan Smith makes a clearance. 23:29 Shaun MacDonald fouled by Michael Doyle, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Shaun MacDonald. 21:37 Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Steven Caulker misses to the left of the goal. 21:10 Booking Booking for Neill Collins for unsporting behaviour. 20:51 Gavin Tomlin fouled by Neill Collins, the ref awards a free kick. Scott Davies takes the direct free kick. 19:25 The offside flag is raised against Dean Bowditch. Shane Higgs takes the free kick. 18:21 JP Kalala takes a long range shot clearing the bar. 17:35 Unfair challenge on Gavin Williams by Jonathan Howson results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Terrell Forbes. 17:00 Corner taken by Neil Kilkenny, save made by Alex McCarthy. 16:47 Shot from 25 yards by Robert Snodgrass. Save by Alex McCarthy. 16:31 Neil Kilkenny crosses the ball, Shaun MacDonald manages to make a clearance. 15:58 Outswinging corner taken by Neil Kilkenny, clearance by Craig Alcock. 15:51 Max Gradel sends in a cross, Terrell Forbes makes a clearance. 14:59 Unfair challenge on Dean Bowditch by Max Gradel results in a free kick. Steven Caulker takes the direct free kick. 13:13 Gavin Tomlin is ruled offside. Shane Higgs takes the free kick. 12:17 Shot from 25 yards from Gavin Tomlin. Save by Shane Higgs. 11:35 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Richard Naylor by Dean Bowditch. Free kick taken by Shane Higgs. 10:51 Effort on goal by Robert Snodgrass from just inside the penalty area goes over the target. 9:39 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Gavin Williams by Neil Kilkenny. Steven Caulker restarts play with the free kick. 9:28 The ball is crossed by Jonathan Howson, Nathan Smith makes a clearance. 9:10 The referee blows for offside against Dean Bowditch. Neill Collins takes the free kick. 6:24 The ball is delivered by Leigh Bromby. 5:29 Craig Alcock concedes a free kick for a foul on Jermaine Beckford. Michael Doyle takes the free kick. 4:41 The ball is crossed by Shaun MacDonald, Richard Naylor manages to make a clearance. 4:17 Corner taken right-footed by Scott Davies. 4:04 Terrell Forbes takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Save made by Shane Higgs. 3:46 Outswinging corner taken by Scott Davies, clearance made by Richard Naylor. 3:37 Shaun MacDonald sends in a cross, Shane Higgs makes a save. 3:25 Dean Bowditch fouled by Richard Naylor, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Terrell Forbes. 2:33 Richard Naylor fouled by Dean Bowditch, the ref awards a free kick. Shane Higgs takes the direct free kick. 1:55 The official flags Max Gradel offside. Indirect free kick taken by Alex McCarthy. 0:37 Jermaine Beckford gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Caulker. Terrell Forbes takes the free kick. 0:00 The ref blows the whistle to start the match. Live text and data provided by The Press Association.[LNB]

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