• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Mon 02 January 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Amex Stadium
Brighton and Hove Albion

Brighton and Hove Albion

Forster-Caskey 65"

Sparrow 75"

Sparrow 85"

3 - 0

Brighton and Hove Albion vs Southampton


Team Lineups

Brighton and Hove Albion

1 Brezovan
3 Greer
6 El-Abd
10 Sparrow75"85"
12 Mackail-Smith
25 LuaLua
26 Bridcutt
27 Taricco
28 Cook
30 Buckley
35 Forster-Caskey65"
Substitutes
16 Ankergren
13 Paynter
15 Vicente
17 Harley
31 Hall

Southampton

1 Davis
2 Richardson
3 Harding
7 Lambert
8 Cork
10 Do Prado
14 Hammond
16 Martin
20 Lallana
22 Connolly
26 Hooiveld
Substitutes
21 Bialkowski
13 Fox
17 Forte
24 Holmes
28 Reeves

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Brighton and Hove Albion

D W L L L D L L

Southampton

L D W L D W L W
Head to Head
Southampton
3-0
Brighton 19-Nov-2011
Brighton
0-2
Southampton 08-Apr-2006
Southampton
2-1
Brighton 02-Jan-2006
Brighton
1-1
Southampton 02-Jan-1978
Southampton
1-1
Brighton 20-Aug-1977
Brighton
0-0
Southampton 24-Feb-1962


Live Text Commentary
92:08 +2.08
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Daniel Fox, clearance made by Matthew Sparrow.

90:04 +0.04
 

Grant Hall challenges David Connolly unfairly and gives away a free kick. Daniel Fox produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save by Peter Brezovan.

86:31
Red card
 

Gordon Greer is shown a red card for violent conduct. Strike comes in from David Connolly from the free kick.

84:43
Goal
 

Corner taken by Ryan Harley from the left by-line, Matthew Sparrow finds the net with a goal from inside the penalty box low into the middle of the goal. Brighton 3-0 Southampton.

84:05
Substitution
 

Ryan Harley is brought on as a substitute for Kazenga LuaLua.

80:18
 

Foul by Ben Reeves on Grant Hall, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Peter Brezovan.

78:48
 

David Connolly produces a right-footed shot from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.

75:59
Goal
 

Matthew Sparrow finds the net. Brighton 2-0 Southampton.Assist by Liam Bridcutt.

75:25
 

Jack Cork gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kazenga LuaLua. Liam Bridcutt takes the direct free kick.

73:49
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David Connolly by Grant Hall. Daniel Fox crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right by-line.

72:31
Substitution
 

Matthew Sparrow challenges Jos Hooiveld unfairly and gives away a free kick. Matthew Sparrow receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Ben Reeves replaces Adam Lallana. Kelvin Davis takes the free kick.

72:04
 

Shot by Steve Cook from outside the box goes over the target.

70:52
 

Will Buckley takes a short corner.

65:39
Goal
 

Kazenga LuaLua takes a shot. Save by Kelvin Davis. Jake Forster-Caskey finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the area low into the middle of the goal. Brighton 1-0 Southampton.

61:34
 

Will Buckley fouled by Daniel Fox, the ref awards a free kick. A cross is delivered by Will Buckley, Jake Forster-Caskey has a shot on goal from long range that goes wide left.

59:51
Substitution
 

Jonathan Forte on for Guly Do Prado.

56:18
 

Kazenga LuaLua takes a shot. Save by Kelvin Davis.

52:11
Substitution
 

Guly Do Prado goes off and Ben Reeves comes on.

50:56
Red card
 

Richard Lambert is sent off.

49:53
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Craig Mackail-Smith clears the bar.

46:17
 

Corner taken short by Daniel Fox.

45:07 +0.07
 

Jos Hooiveld fouled by Liam Bridcutt, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Daniel Fox.

40:31
 

Jack Cork takes a shot. Liam Bridcutt makes a clearance.

39:34
Substitution
 

Jack Cork concedes a free kick for a foul on Jake Forster-Caskey. Daniel Fox on for Dan Harding. Direct free kick taken by Jake Forster-Caskey.

37:00
 

Guly Do Prado concedes a free kick for a foul on Jake Forster-Caskey. Free kick taken by Liam Bridcutt.

34:52
 

Will Buckley fouled by Dan Harding, the ref awards a free kick. The ball is delivered by Will Buckley, Effort on goal by Kazenga LuaLua from just outside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

33:44
 

Adam Lallana takes a shot. Save by Peter Brezovan.

26:57
 

Corner taken left-footed by Dan Harding, clearance by Liam Bridcutt.

24:33
 

Foul by Dan Harding on Craig Mackail-Smith, free kick awarded. Dan Harding is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Liam Bridcutt.

20:52
 

Guly Do Prado conjures a right-footed shot from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.

19:56
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Steve Cook misses to the right of the target.

16:34
 

Dan Harding takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Craig Mackail-Smith. Jack Cork takes a shot. Peter Brezovan makes a save. Adam Lallana takes a shot. Save by Peter Brezovan.

13:43
 

Jake Forster-Caskey challenges Dan Harding unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Dan Harding.

13:08
 

Gordon Greer is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Kelvin Davis takes the direct free kick.

12:41
 

Dan Harding concedes a free kick for a foul on Will Buckley. Direct free kick taken by Liam Bridcutt.

10:51
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Will Buckley by Dan Harding. Steve Cook restarts play with the free kick.

9:45
 

The referee penalises Guly Do Prado for handball. Gordon Greer takes the indirect free kick.

4:04
 

Foul by Aaron Martin on Kazenga LuaLua, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Kazenga LuaLua, David Connolly gets a block in. Corner taken right-footed by Kazenga LuaLua from the left by-line to the near post, Aaron Martin makes a clearance. Corner taken right-footed by Kazenga LuaLua, Richard Lambert makes a clearance.

3:24
 

Foul by David Connolly on Jake Forster-Caskey, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Liam Bridcutt.

2:21
 

Jake Forster-Caskey fouled by Jack Cork, the ref awards a free kick. Liam Bridcutt restarts play with the free kick.

:45
 

Inswinging corner taken by Adam Lallana.

:12
 

Craig Mackail-Smith is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Jos Hooiveld takes the direct free kick.

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