• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 31 August 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Bloomfield Road

Blackpool vs Watford


Team Lineups

Blackpool

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

Watford

1 Almunia
27 Cassetti
4 Angella
6 Ekstrand
19 Faraoni
23 Iriney
10 McGugan
22 Abdi
21 Anya
9 Deeney
20 Fabbrini
Substitutes
5 Belkalem
11 Forestieri
15 Acuna
16 Murray
18 Pudil
28 Smith
30 Bond

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Blackpool

L D D D L L L L

Watford

W L D W W W W W
Head to Head
Watford
1-2
Blackpool 09-Mar-2013
Blackpool
2-2
Watford 24-Nov-2012
Watford
0-2
Blackpool 06-Apr-2012
Blackpool
0-0
Watford 17-Dec-2011
Blackpool
3-2
Watford 23-Jan-2010
Watford
2-2
Blackpool 22-Aug-2009


Live Text Commentary
93:40 +3.4
 

Manuel Almunia restarts play with the free kick.

93:06 +3.06
 

Barry Ferguson takes the free kick.

Full time
 

The final whistle is blown by the referee.

91:47 +1.47
 

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

90:58 +0.58
 

Matt Gilks restarts play with the free kick.

90:48 +0.48
 

Javier Acuna challenges Isaiah Osbourne unfairly and gives away a free kick.

89:43
Substitution
 

James Caton on for Nathan Delfouneso.

87:30
 

Free kick taken by Manuel Almunia.

87:23
 

Marco Faraoni fouled by Nathan Delfouneso, the ref awards a free kick.

87:04
 

Barry Ferguson takes the free kick.

86:44
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gabriele Angella on Ricardo Fuller.

85:59
 

Fernando Forestieri takes a shot and missed to the left of the target.

85:17
Substitution
 

Sean Murray on for Santos Iriney.

85:01
Substitution
 

Almen Abdi goes off and Javier Acuna comes on.

83:02
 

Free kick taken by Almen Abdi.

82:49
 

Nathan Delfouneso concedes a free kick for a foul on Marco Faraoni.

81:27
 

Neal Bishop is cautioned.

80:22
Goal
 

Tom Ince scores with a left foot finish. Blackpool 1-0 Watford.

80:22
Goal
 

Tom Ince grabs a goal with a left foot finish. Blackpool 1-0 Watford.Assist by Angel Martinez.

79:49
 

Clearance by Troy Deeney.

79:39
 

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

79:03
 

Barry Ferguson takes the free kick.

78:53
 

Angel Martinez fouled by Marco Faraoni, the ref awards a free kick.

78:23
 

Barry Ferguson restarts play with the free kick.

78:08
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Joel Ekstrand on Tom Ince.

76:26
 

Barry Ferguson produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick. Manuel Almunia turns it away with a finger tip save.

75:51
Yellow card
 

Gabriele Angella booked.

75:38
 

Ricardo Fuller fouled by Gabriele Angella, the ref awards a free kick.

73:20
 

Barry Ferguson takes the free kick.

72:48
Substitution
 

Diego Fabbrini goes off and Fernando Forestieri comes on.

72:25
 

Unfair challenge on Barry Ferguson by Santos Iriney results in a free kick.

69:05
 

Marco Faraoni takes a shot and cleared the crossbar.

67:11
 

Free kick taken by Neal Bishop.

67:05
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kirk Broadfoot by Troy Deeney.

66:10
 

Marco Faraoni takes the free kick.

65:47
Substitution
 

Tom Ince comes on in place of Tom Barkhuizen.

65:07
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Angel Martinez on Gabriele Angella.

64:43
 

Marco Cassetti takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

64:33
 

Ikechi Anya crosses the ball.

59:21
 

Free kick taken by Barry Ferguson.

59:05
 

Marco Faraoni challenges Nathan Delfouneso unfairly and gives away a free kick.

58:23
 

Free kick taken by Matt Gilks.

58:16
 

Foul by Troy Deeney on Kirk Broadfoot, free kick awarded.

56:20
 

Ricardo Fuller takes a shot and cleared the crossbar.

55:14
 

Header by Chris Basham misses right.

54:44
 

Kirk Broadfoot takes the free kick.

54:36
 

Jack Robinson fouled by Santos Iriney, the ref awards a free kick.

53:47
 

Free kick crossed by Barry Ferguson.

53:04
 

Joel Ekstrand gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ricardo Fuller.

52:44
 

Santos Iriney restarts play with the free kick.

52:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Almen Abdi by Barry Ferguson.

52:07
 

Header at goal by Kirk Broadfoot misses to the right.

51:57
 

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

51:39
 

Kirk Broadfoot restarts play with the free kick.

51:09
 

Almen Abdi concedes a free kick for a foul on Kirk Broadfoot.

48:56
 

A cross is delivered by Tom Barkhuizen.

48:20
 

Corner taken by Barry Ferguson.

47:22
 

Ikechi Anya takes a shot. Matt Gilks catches the ball.

45:59 +0.59
 

Shot by Lewis McGugan missed to the left of the target.

Half time
 

It is the end of the first-half.

44:16
 

Barry Ferguson has an effort at goal. Manuel Almunia safely holds on.

43:28
 

Almen Abdi takes a shot and went wide right of the target.

42:42
 

Shot by Diego Fabbrini.

39:34
 

Header at goal by Lewis McGugan hits the post.

39:13
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Ikechi Anya.

38:13
 

Gabriele Angella takes the free kick.

38:07
 

Gabriele Angella fouled by Ricardo Fuller, the ref awards a free kick.

36:59
 

Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Lewis McGugan and misses to the left of the goal.

36:13
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Barry Ferguson a yellow card.

34:42
 

Marco Faraoni crosses the ball.

30:24
 

Barry Ferguson restarts play with the free kick.

30:19
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Basham by Troy Deeney.

29:11
 

Marco Faraoni takes a shot and went wide right of the target.

27:02
 

Free kick taken by Jack Robinson.

26:52
 

Santos Iriney gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ricardo Fuller.

26:01
 

Marco Faraoni delivers the ball.

24:57
 

Santos Iriney concedes a free kick for a foul on Angel Martinez.

24:03
 

Lewis McGugan takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Matt Gilks safely holds on.

23:40
 

Joel Ekstrand restarts play with the free kick.

23:22
 

Unfair challenge on Diego Fabbrini by Angel Martinez results in a free kick.

21:25
 

Corner taken by Almen Abdi.

20:26
 

Clearance by Gabriele Angella.

19:28
 

Chance falls to Gabriele Angella who heads at goal. Matt Gilks catches the ball.

18:58
 

Shot by Gabriele Angella. Matt Gilks parries the effort to safety.

18:18
Yellow card
 

Booking for Jack Robinson for unsporting behaviour.

15:37
 

Barry Ferguson restarts play with the free kick.

15:07
 

Santos Iriney gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Barry Ferguson.

13:09
Goal
 

Penalty taken by Troy Deeney saved by Matt Gilks. Blackpool 0-0 Watford.

12:08
 

Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Almen Abdi by Neal Bishop.

10:54
 

Matt Gilks takes the free kick.

Kick off
 

The game begins.

8:05
 

Free kick taken by Joel Ekstrand.

8:05
 

Free kick taken by Joel Ekstrand.

7:52
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Ricardo Fuller.

7:52
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Ricardo Fuller.

7:08
 

Troy Deeney takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Fine finger tip save by Matt Gilks.

7:08
 

Troy Deeney takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Fine finger tip save by Matt Gilks.

Kick off
 

The game begins.

5:38
 

Centre by Lewis McGugan.

5:38
 

Centre by Lewis McGugan.

5:38
 

Centre by Lewis McGugan.

Kick off
 

The game begins.

Kick off
 

The game begins.

4:22
 

Header by Troy Deeney goes to the left of the goal.

4:22
 

Header by Troy Deeney goes to the left of the goal.

4:22
 

Header by Troy Deeney goes to the left of the goal.

4:22
 

Header by Troy Deeney goes to the left of the goal.

4:02
 

Almen Abdi takes a shot.

4:02
 

Almen Abdi takes a shot.

4:02
 

Almen Abdi takes a shot.

4:02
 

Almen Abdi takes a shot.

4:02
 

Almen Abdi takes a shot.

Kick off
 

The game begins.

2:41
 

Corner taken by Barry Ferguson.

2:41
 

Corner taken by Barry Ferguson.

2:41
 

Corner taken by Barry Ferguson.

2:41
 

Corner taken by Barry Ferguson.

2:41
 

Corner taken by Barry Ferguson.

Kick off
 

The game begins.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Watford 45 41 88
2 Bournemouth 45 50 87
3 Middlesbrough 45 31 84
4 Norwich 45 38 83
5 Ipswich 45 19 78
6 Derby 45 32 77
7 Brentford 45 16 75
8 Wolverhampton 45 12 75
9 Blackburn 45 6 64
10 Charlton 45 -3 60

Full Sky Bet Championship Table