• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 24 August 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Bloomfield Road
Blackpool

Blackpool

Barkhuizen 74"

1 - 0

Blackpool vs Reading


Team Lineups

Blackpool

1 Gilks
17 Basham
6 Broadfoot
5 MacKenzie
3 Robinson
31 Martinez
16 Ferguson
12 Bishop
14 Delfouneso
19 Fuller
10 Grant
Substitutes
8 Chopra
21 Halstead
22 Caton
27 Barkhuizen
29 Banvo
33 Harris
35 McGahey

Reading

21 McCarthy
2 Gunter
15 Morrison
5 Pearce
18 Bridge
12 McCleary
4 Karacan
20 Guthrie
10 Drenthe
22 Blackman
19 Robson-Kanu
Substitutes
1 Federici
3 Kelly
7 Pogrebnyak
9 Le Fondre
11 McAnuff
17 Gorkss
23 Williams

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Blackpool

D D D L L L L D

Reading

D D D L L L L W
Head to Head
Reading
3-1
Blackpool 24-Mar-2012
Blackpool
1-0
Reading 03-Dec-2011
Blackpool
2-0
Reading 20-Feb-2010
Reading
2-1
Blackpool 21-Nov-2009
Blackpool
2-2
Reading 13-Apr-2009
Reading
1-0
Blackpool 09-Dec-2008


Live Text Commentary
95:01 +5.01
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jem Karacan by Angel Martinez.

93:48 +3.48
 

Alex McCarthy takes the free kick.

93:26 +3.26
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Barry Ferguson.

92:06 +2.06
 

Alex McCarthy takes the free kick.

92:02 +2.02
 

Michael Chopra is flagged offside by the assistant referee.

91:24 +1.24
 

The ball is sent over by Adam Le Fondre.

89:34
 

Michael Chopra produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

88:57
 

Foul by Alex Pearce on Angel Martinez, free kick awarded.

87:48
 

Header at goal by Pavel Pogrebnyak goes right of the post.

87:40
 

The ball is crossed by Nick Blackman.

85:24
Substitution
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak comes on in place of Hal Robson-Kanu.

84:28
 

Hal Robson-Kanu is caught offside.

81:32
 

The ball is delivered by Royston Drenthe.

81:02
Substitution
 

(Reading) makes a substitution, with Daniel Williams coming on for Danny Guthrie.

79:51
 

The ball is swung over by Chris Gunter.

78:16
 

Michael Chopra takes a weak shot and missed to the left of the net.

76:59
 

Chris Basham makes a clearance.

76:03
 

Free kick taken by Kirk Broadfoot.

75:52
 

Danny Guthrie is adjudged to have handled the ball.

75:31
 

A cross is delivered by Chris Gunter.

74:06
Goal
 

Tom Barkhuizen slots the ball left footed into the goal. Blackpool 1-0 Reading.

71:37
 

Free kick crossed by Jack Robinson.

71:00
Yellow card
 

Danny Guthrie is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

70:54
 

Danny Guthrie gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Angel Martinez.

70:09
 

The ball is sent over by Danny Guthrie.

67:38
 

Tom Barkhuizen has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.

66:10
 

Matt Gilks restarts play with the free kick.

65:54
 

Unfair challenge on Jack Robinson by Royston Drenthe results in a free kick.

64:28
Substitution
 

Tom Barkhuizen on for Bobby Grant.

63:41
Substitution
 

Ricardo Fuller goes off and Michael Chopra comes on.

63:06
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Bobby Grant.

60:31
 

Royston Drenthe sends in a cross.

59:03
 

Adam Le Fondre has an effort at goal.

58:08
 

Hal Robson-Kanu delivers the ball.

57:01
 

Clearance made by Neal Bishop.

56:33
Substitution
 

Adam Le Fondre joins the action as a substitute, replacing Garath McCleary.

56:10
 

Jack Robinson challenges Royston Drenthe unfairly and gives away a free kick.

55:37
 

Shot by Ricardo Fuller. Alex McCarthy catches the ball.

53:31
Yellow card
 

Chris Basham shown a yellow card.

52:46
 

The ball is sent over by Jack Robinson.

51:18
 

Bobby Grant takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Alex McCarthy catches the ball.

50:46
 

Centre by Ricardo Fuller.

47:03 +2.03
 

Corner taken by Royston Drenthe from the right by-line.

47:55
 

Alex McCarthy takes the free kick.

47:42
 

Barry Ferguson takes the free kick.

47:31
 

Unfair challenge on Gary MacKenzie by Royston Drenthe results in a free kick.

46:00 +1
 

Matt Gilks takes the free kick.

45:47 +0.47
 

Sean Morrison concedes a free kick for a foul on Gary MacKenzie.

45:32
 

Jack Robinson crosses the ball in from the free kick.

45:22
 

Jem Karacan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ricardo Fuller.

44:53
 

Corner taken by Royston Drenthe.

44:08
 

Shot on goal comes in from Royston Drenthe from the free kick. A parry by Matt Gilks prevents the goal.

42:57
 

Hal Robson-Kanu takes a shot.

42:33
 

Corner taken by Danny Guthrie.

42:05
 

Free kick crossed by Royston Drenthe.

41:10
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Royston Drenthe by Barry Ferguson.

35:29
 

Alex Pearce restarts play with the free kick.

35:22
 

Jem Karacan fouled by Neal Bishop, the ref awards a free kick.

33:19
 

Alex Pearce takes the free kick.

32:24
 

Unfair challenge on Alex Pearce by Ricardo Fuller results in a free kick.

29:18
 

Free kick crossed by Matt Gilks.

25:17
 

Corner taken by Royston Drenthe from the right by-line.

22:52
 

Header at goal by Neal Bishop misses left of the target.

22:42
 

Centre by Angel Martinez.

21:15
 

Royston Drenthe takes the free kick.

20:33
 

Angel Martinez concedes a free kick for a foul on Garath McCleary.

19:10
 

A cross is delivered by Garath McCleary.

17:59
 

Ricardo Fuller has an effort at goal. Alex McCarthy safely holds on.

14:39
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Jack Robinson.

14:17
 

A cross is delivered by Jack Robinson.

12:00
 

Free kick taken by Barry Ferguson.

11:18
 

Clearance by Nathan Delfouneso.

11:07
 

Corner taken by Royston Drenthe.

8:24
 

Nathan Delfouneso crosses the ball.

3:44
 

Hal Robson-Kanu takes a shot and went wide of the right hand upright.

2:23
 

Free kick taken by Alex McCarthy.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 46 53 90
2 Watford 46 41 89
3 Norwich 46 40 86
4 Middlesbrough 46 31 85
5 Brentford 46 19 78
6 Ipswich 46 18 78
7 Wolverhampton 46 14 78
8 Derby 46 29 77
9 Blackburn 46 7 67
10 Birmingham 46 -10 63

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