• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Wed 07 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Amex Stadium
Brighton and Hove Albion

Brighton and Hove Albion

Barnes 71"

Vokes 88"

2 - 2
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Mason 56"

Whittingham 73"

Brighton and Hove Albion vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Brighton and Hove Albion

1 Brezovan
36 Jara Reyes
3 Greer
6 El-Abd
2 Mattock
26 Bridcutt
8 Navarro
28 Razak
13 Assulin
9 Barnes71"
12 Mackail-Smith
Substitutes
16 Ankergren
11 Noone
14 Calderon
24 Vokes88"
30 Buckley

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
2 McNaughton
5 Hudson
25 Turner
3 Taylor
7 Whittingham73"
8 Cowie
13 Lawrence
17 Gunnarsson
20 Mason56"
9 Miller
Substitutes
22 Heaton
4 Kiss
11 Conway
19 Vuckic
23 Blake

Possession Stats

51%
49%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Brighton and Hove Albion

W L L L D L L D

Cardiff City

W D L W L D W W
Head to Head
Cardiff
1-3
Brighton 17-Aug-2011
Cardiff
1-1
Brighton 22-Nov-2005
Brighton
1-2
Cardiff 15-Oct-2005
Cardiff
2-0
Brighton 12-Feb-2005
Brighton
1-1
Cardiff 19-Oct-2004
Brighton
1-0
Cardiff 09-Feb-1985


Live Text Commentary
94:24 +4.24
 

Effort on goal by Kenny Miller from just inside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the target.

93:46 +3.46
 

A cross is delivered by Andrew Taylor, Adam El-Abd manages to make a clearance.

91:21 +1.21
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kevin McNaughton on Craig Noone. Alan Navarro restarts play with the free kick. Gonzalo Jara Reyes has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide right of the target.

88:37
Goal
 

The ball is delivered by Ashley Barnes, A goal is scored by Sam Vokes from close range low into the middle of the goal. Brighton 2-2 Cardiff.Assist on the goal came from Ashley Barnes.

87:01
 

Craig Noone produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

86:07
 

The referee blows for offside against Joe Mason. Gordon Greer restarts play with the free kick.

85:29
 

Kenny Miller concedes a free kick for a foul on Liam Bridcutt. Craig Noone crosses the ball in from the free kick, save made by David Marshall.

84:42
 

Craig Noone delivers the ball, Mark Hudson manages to make a clearance.

82:41
 

Foul by Filip Kiss on Ashley Barnes, free kick awarded. Craig Noone takes the direct free kick.

81:04
 

Ashley Barnes takes a shot. Save made by David Marshall. Gonzalo Jara Reyes takes a outswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Peter Whittingham.

79:19
Substitution
 

Filip Kiss comes on in place of Aron Gunnarsson.

76:29
 

Sam Vokes is ruled offside. David Marshall takes the indirect free kick.

72:52
Goal
 

Corner taken right-footed by Liam Lawrence from the left by-line, save by Peter Brezovan. Peter Whittingham finds the net with a goal from the edge of the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Brighton 1-2 Cardiff.Assist by Liam Lawrence.

71:03
Goal
 

The ball is swung over by Will Buckley, clearance made by Mark Hudson. Corner taken short by Will Buckley. Corner from right by-line taken by Will Buckley. Craig Noone delivers the ball, Ashley Barnes scores a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Brighton 1-1 Cardiff.The assist for the goal came from Craig Noone.

70:17
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Liam Bridcutt by Kenny Miller. Direct free kick taken by Gonzalo Jara Reyes.

69:28
 

Shot from just outside the box by Don Cowie goes over the bar.

67:49
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Will Buckley by Kevin McNaughton. The ball is crossed by Liam Bridcutt, Shot by Craig Noone from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

66:56
Yellow card
 

Ben Turner concedes a free kick for a foul on Will Buckley. Ben Turner booked. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Craig Noone, Ben Turner manages to make a clearance.

65:42
 

Liam Bridcutt concedes a free kick for a foul on Mark Hudson. Liam Bridcutt goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. David Marshall takes the free kick.

62:33
 

Ashley Barnes takes a shot. Blocked by Mark Hudson. Ashley Barnes takes a shot. Save made by David Marshall. Craig Noone takes the outswinging corner, Mark Hudson makes a clearance. Shot by Gonzalo Jara Reyes from just outside the area goes over the net.

61:27
 

Sam Vokes takes a shot. David Marshall makes a save.

60:17
 

Short corner worked by Will Buckley. Alan Navarro crosses the ball, clearance by Mark Hudson.

58:57
Substitution
 

(Brighton) makes a substitution, with Craig Noone coming on for Gai Assulin. Sam Vokes on for Craig Mackail-Smith. Will Buckley on for Abdul Razak.

56:07
Goal
 

Joe Mason grabs a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Brighton 0-1 Cardiff.The assist for the goal came from Mark Hudson.

54:56
 

Joe Mattock concedes a free kick for a foul on Joe Mason. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

53:17
 

Don Cowie produces a cross.

52:37
 

The ball is sent over by Andrew Taylor, clearance made by Joe Mattock. Short corner taken by Peter Whittingham.

51:45
 

Kenny Miller delivers the ball, clearance made by Gordon Greer. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham played to the near post, Gonzalo Jara Reyes manages to make a clearance.

46:43
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrew Taylor on Ashley Barnes. Don Cowie receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Liam Bridcutt restarts play with the free kick.

46:00
 

Ashley Barnes produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

44:37
 

Joe Mason handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Adam El-Abd takes the direct free kick.

43:47
 

Peter Whittingham challenges Alan Navarro unfairly and gives away a free kick. Gonzalo Jara Reyes takes the direct free kick.

41:59
 

Alan Navarro fouled by Aron Gunnarsson, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Gordon Greer.

41:13
 

Gonzalo Jara Reyes delivers the ball, clearance by Ben Turner.

37:27
 

Ashley Barnes fouled by Mark Hudson, the ref awards a free kick. Mark Hudson goes into the referee's book. The ball is sent over by Liam Bridcutt, Gonzalo Jara Reyes produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box and strikes the post. Gordon Greer challenges Mark Hudson unfairly and gives away a free kick. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

36:47
 

The ball is crossed by Kevin McNaughton, Adam El-Abd makes a clearance.

33:26
 

Liam Bridcutt delivers the ball, clearance made by Ben Turner.

28:57
 

Gonzalo Jara Reyes produces a cross.

23:31
 

Kevin McNaughton produces a cross, Gonzalo Jara Reyes makes a clearance.

14:40
 

Kevin McNaughton delivers the ball, Aron Gunnarsson has a headed effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the goal.

8:12
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

2:35
 

Liam Bridcutt fouled by Andrew Taylor, the ref awards a free kick. Liam Bridcutt restarts play with the free kick.

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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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