• Date: Tue 16 August 2016
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: The American Express Community Stadium
Brighton and Hove Albion

Brighton and Hove Albion

Knockaert 22"

Murray 25"

Hemed 57" (P)

3 - 0

Brighton and Hove Albion vs Rotherham United


Team Lineups

Brighton and Hove Albion

1 Maenpaa
23 Rosenior
2 Saltor
5 Dunk
3 Bong
11 Knockaert22"
6 Stephens
21 Norwood
15 Murphy
10 Hemed57"
17 Murray25"
Substitutes
7 Kayal
8 Skalak
9 Baldock
14 Sidwell
16 Ankergren
30 LuaLua
43 White

Rotherham United

1 Camp
17 Fisher
2 Kelly
16 Wilson
14 Ball
3 Mattock
7 Forde
4 Vaulks
33 Smallwood
11 Taylor
9 Ward
Substitutes
21 Allan
6 Wood
12 Price
23 Thorpe
39 Yates
40 Warren

Possession Stats

56%
44%

Form Guide -

Brighton and Hove Albion

Rotherham United



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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of the match.

90:00 +1.58
 

Danny Ward takes a shot and cleared the bar.

90:00 +2.54
 

Centre by Joe Mattock.

90:00 +3.09
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Jon Taylor.

90:00 +3.23
 

Scott Allan takes a shot. Kazenga LuaLua gets a block in.

90:00 +3.25
 

Will Vaulks challenges Kazenga LuaLua unfairly and gives away a free kick.

90:00 +3.57
 

Free kick taken by Niki Maenpaa.

89:39
 

Shot by Jon Taylor went wide of the left-hand post.

88:14
Substitution
 

Tom Thorpe is brought on as a substitute for Darnell Fisher.

87:08
 

Dominic Ball fouled by Dale Stephens, the ref awards a free kick.

86:47
 

Free kick taken by Richard Smallwood.

86:27
 

Foul by Kazenga LuaLua on Scott Allan, free kick awarded.

85:34
 

The ball is delivered by Gaetan Bong.

84:26
 

Clearance made by Joe Mattock.

83:46
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Allan on Kazenga LuaLua.

82:29
 

The ball is sent over by Kazenga LuaLua.

81:17
 

Centre by Jon Taylor.

80:24
 

Danny Ward concedes a free kick for a foul on Oliver Norwood.

78:32
 

Strike comes in from Scott Allan from the free kick. Liam Rosenior gets a block in.

77:26
 

Foul by Lewis Dunk on Danny Ward, free kick awarded.

76:51
 

Darnell Fisher restarts play with the free kick.

76:44
 

Foul by Sam Baldock on Scott Allan, free kick awarded.

75:42
 

Kazenga LuaLua fouled by Darnell Fisher, the ref awards a free kick.

74:47
 

Kelvin Wilson makes a clearance.

74:47
 

Jamie Murphy sends in a cross.

74:37
 

Niki Maenpaa restarts play with the free kick.

73:58
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lewis Dunk by Danny Ward.

73:34
 

Centre by Jon Taylor.

72:11
 

Clearance made by Niki Maenpaa.

70:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kelvin Wilson on Lewis Dunk.

69:57
 

Liam Rosenior makes a clearance.

69:21
 

Will Vaulks takes a shot. Niki Maenpaa parries the effort to safety.

68:34
Substitution
 

Kazenga LuaLua comes on in place of Anthony Knockaert.

68:07
Substitution
 

Sam Baldock is brought on as a substitute for Glenn Murray.

67:26
 

Danny Ward takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Niki Maenpaa parries the ball but the danger is not over.

67:23
 

The ball is crossed by Jon Taylor.

65:14
 

Corner taken by Oliver Norwood from the left by-line.

63:31
 

Lee Camp fouled by Anthony Knockaert, the ref awards a free kick.

62:55
 

Dominic Ball makes a clearance.

60:42
 

Anthony Knockaert fouled by Joe Mattock, the ref awards a free kick.

60:27
 

Lee Camp restarts play with the free kick.

60:02
 

Tomer Hemed concedes a free kick for a foul on Darnell Fisher.

58:49
 

Joe Mattock manages to make a clearance.

57:03
Goal
 

Tomer Hemed scores a penalty. Brighton 3-0 Rotherham.

56:10
 

Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Glenn Murray by Stephen Kelly.

55:56
 

Oliver Norwood takes the free kick.

55:50
 

Foul by Dominic Ball on Dale Stephens, free kick awarded.

51:36
 

Anthony Knockaert takes a shot and went wide left of the net.

50:06
 

Unfair challenge on Stephen Kelly by Anthony Knockaert results in a free kick.

50:04
 

The ball is crossed by Gaetan Bong.

49:31
 

Danny Ward is flagged offside by the assistant referee.

47:43
 

The referee cautions Lewis Dunk for unsporting behaviour.

47:34
 

Lewis Dunk challenges Danny Ward unfairly and gives away a free kick.

47:03
 

Stephen Kelly manages to make a clearance.

47:02
 

A cross is delivered by Glenn Murray.

46:46
 

Clearance by Stephen Kelly.

Half time
 

The players leave the pitch at half time.

44:45
 

Kelvin Wilson fouled by Glenn Murray, the ref awards a free kick.

44:36
 

Kelvin Wilson manages to make a clearance.

43:37
 

Dominic Ball restarts play with the free kick.

43:22
 

The referee blows for offside.

42:18
 

Stephen Kelly makes a clearance.

42:15
 

Corner taken by Oliver Norwood from the left by-line.

41:48
 

Gaetan Bong sends in a cross.

40:48
 

Shot by Oliver Norwood went wide of the left-hand post.

38:43
 

Lewis Dunk manages to make a clearance.

38:28
 

Joe Mattock restarts play with the free kick.

38:18
 

Foul by Glenn Murray on Richard Smallwood, free kick awarded.

35:41
 

Tomer Hemed takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Dominic Ball.

34:31
 

Anthony Knockaert has an effort at goal. Dominic Ball gets a block in.

33:30
 

Gaetan Bong restarts play with the free kick.

32:54
 

Darnell Fisher concedes a free kick for a foul on Anthony Knockaert.

31:30
 

Glenn Murray is ruled offside.

30:05
 

Free kick taken by Lee Camp.

29:32
 

Foul by Lewis Dunk on Kelvin Wilson, free kick awarded.

28:57
 

Tomer Hemed takes a shot. A parry by Lee Camp prevents the goal.

27:38
 

Clearance by Stephen Kelly.

27:35
 

The ball is swung over by Gaetan Bong.

25:29
Goal
 

Glenn Murray scores with their right foot. Brighton 2-0 Rotherham.Assist by Liam Rosenior.

25:06
 

The ball is sent over by Liam Rosenior.

24:21
 

Clearance by Oliver Norwood.

24:21
 

Shot by Will Vaulks missed to the left of goal.

24:11
 

Anthony Forde delivers the ball.

22:46
Goal
 

Anthony Knockaert slots the ball left footed into the goal. Brighton 1-0 Rotherham.The assist for the goal came from Gaetan Bong.

22:08
 

Unfair challenge on Tomer Hemed by Dominic Ball results in a free kick.

20:33
 

Stephen Kelly takes a shot and cleared the net.

20:22
 

Stephen Kelly takes the free kick.

19:30
 

Lewis Dunk concedes a free kick for a foul on Richard Smallwood.

17:28
 

The ball is swung over by Anthony Knockaert.

13:40
 

Dale Stephens takes a shot and went wide of the right hand post.

12:22
 

Dale Stephens takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Darnell Fisher.

11:17
 

Oliver Norwood takes the free kick.

11:15
 

Handball by Danny Ward.

10:55
 

Bruno Saltor makes a clearance.

10:15
 

The ball is crossed by Jamie Murphy.

10:07
 

Dominic Ball manages to make a clearance.

9:42
 

Niki Maenpaa takes the free kick.

9:03
 

The ball is delivered by Darnell Fisher.

8:14
 

Foul by Anthony Forde on Tomer Hemed, free kick awarded.

7:59
 

Bruno Saltor manages to make a clearance.

7:34
 

Dominic Ball manages to make a clearance.

6:23
 

Richard Smallwood restarts play with the free kick.

6:01
 

Unfair challenge on Will Vaulks by Tomer Hemed results in a free kick.

5:54
 

Lee Camp takes the free kick.

5:25
 

Anthony Knockaert concedes a free kick for a foul on Jon Taylor.

3:54
 

Dale Stephens takes a shot and goes harmlessly over the bar.

3:52
 

Corner taken by Oliver Norwood from the right by-line.

2:24
 

Joe Mattock crosses the ball.

2:18
 

Will Vaulks takes a shot. Bruno Saltor gets a block in.

1:26
 

A cross is delivered by Joe Mattock.

Kick off
 

The match gets underway.

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