• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Mon 28 October 2013
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Amex Stadium

Brighton and Hove Albion vs Watford


Team Lineups

Brighton and Hove Albion

29 Kuszczak
2 Saltor
3 Greer
20 Upson
17 Ward
8 Crofts53"
4 Andrews
18 Forster-Caskey
30 Buckley
9 Barnes
23 Conway
Substitutes
6 El-Abd
14 Calderon
16 Ankergren
21 Lopez
27 March
38 Ince
44 Lita

Watford

1 Almunia
12 Doyley
4 Angella
6 Ekstrand
19 Faraoni
16 Murray3"
10 McGugan
8 McEachran
18 Pudil
11 Forestieri
9 Deeney
Substitutes
7 Battocchio
15 Acuna
20 Fabbrini
21 Anya
23 Iriney
27 Cassetti
30 Bond

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Brighton and Hove Albion

D D W L L L D L

Watford

W W L D W W W W
Head to Head
Brighton
1-3
Watford 29-Dec-2012
Watford
0-1
Brighton 18-Sep-2012
Brighton
2-2
Watford 17-Apr-2012
Watford
1-0
Brighton 01-Nov-2011
Brighton
0-1
Watford 18-Feb-2006
Watford
1-1
Brighton 03-Dec-2005


Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee brings the game to a close.

93:47 +3.47
 

Fernando Forestieri delivers the ball.

92:43 +2.43
 

Clearance by Bruno Saltor.

92:03 +2.03
 

Foul by Will Buckley on Gabriele Angella, free kick awarded.

90:54 +0.54
 

Manuel Almunia restarts play with the free kick.

90:36 +0.36
 

Marco Faraoni fouled by Inigo Calderon, the ref awards a free kick.

88:41
Substitution
 

Stephen Ward goes off and Inigo Calderon comes on.

85:17
 

Andrew Crofts takes a shot. Manuel Almunia parries the ball away.

84:06
 

Header at goal by Fernando Forestieri hits the post.

82:46
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Leroy Lita.

82:42
 

Bruno Saltor makes a clearance.

81:42
 

Shot by Troy Deeney missed to the left of the target.

81:12
 

Will Buckley takes a shot. Manuel Almunia safely holds on.

79:50
 

The offside flag is raised against Stephen Ward.

78:38
Substitution
 

Diego Fabbrini comes on in place of Joel Ekstrand.

77:08
 

Clearance made by Tomasz Kuszczak.

76:29
 

Shot by Will Buckley missed to the left of goal.

76:08
 

A cross is delivered by Lloyd Doyley.

75:10
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Joel Ekstrand by Leroy Lita.

73:39
 

Bruno Saltor makes a clearance.

73:10
 

Daniel Pudil takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Keith Andrews.

71:55
 

Stephen Ward delivers the ball.

71:08
Substitution
 

Leroy Lita on for Craig Conway.

69:35
 

Craig Conway sends in a cross.

67:59
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gabriele Angella on Ashley Barnes.

67:40
 

The official flags Marco Faraoni offside.

66:22
 

Gabriele Angella concedes a free kick for a foul on Matthew Upson.

66:17
 

Free kick taken by Lewis McGugan.

65:56
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Matthew Upson on Troy Deeney.

65:01
 

The ball is delivered by Craig Conway.

63:48
 

The ball is swung over by Marco Faraoni.

63:04
 

Manuel Almunia takes the free kick.

62:40
 

The referee blows for offside.

61:03
 

Clearance made by Stephen Ward.

60:54
 

Bruno Saltor manages to make a clearance.

60:28
 

Strike on goal comes in from Lewis McGugan from the free kick. Tomasz Kuszczak parries the effort to safety.

59:31
 

Bruno Saltor concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Pudil.

59:13
 

Free kick taken by Matthew Upson.

59:07
 

Foul by Troy Deeney on Matthew Upson, free kick awarded.

58:34
 

Keith Andrews gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Fernando Forestieri.

58:20
 

Stephen Ward takes the free kick.

57:44
 

Ashley Barnes fouled by Gabriele Angella, the ref awards a free kick.

57:11
 

Gordon Greer makes a clearance.

56:01
 

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

55:10
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Fernando Forestieri by Matthew Upson.

55:02
 

Clearance by Gordon Greer.

53:56
Goal
 

Andrew Crofts scores a right footed goal. Brighton 1-1 Watford.

53:52
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway from the right by-line.

52:14
 

Clearance made by Matthew Upson.

48:36 +3.36
 

Clearance made by Joel Ekstrand.

51:38
 

Stephen Ward sends in a cross.

50:41
 

Unfair challenge on Lloyd Doyley by Ashley Barnes results in a free kick.

50:37
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Jake Forster-Caskey.

47:42 +2.42
 

Keith Andrews takes the free kick.

49:55
 

Gabriele Angella makes a clearance.

47:12 +2.12
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Joel Ekstrand a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

49:14
 

Will Buckley takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Gabriele Angella.

49:01
 

Clearance made by Gabriele Angella.

Half time
 

The half-time whistle blows.

46:27 +1.27
 

Joel Ekstrand gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ashley Barnes.

46:54
 

Ashley Barnes has an effort at goal.

45:41 +0.41
 

The ball is crossed by Daniel Pudil.

45:31
 

Shot by Marco Faraoni. Tomasz Kuszczak parries the effort to safety.

45:24
 

Fernando Forestieri takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Gordon Greer gets a block in.

44:13
 

Clearance by Gabriele Angella.

44:08
 

The ball is delivered by Craig Conway.

44:02
 

Shot by Ashley Barnes. Blocked by Lloyd Doyley.

41:40
 

The ball is sent over by Bruno Saltor.

41:24
 

Daniel Pudil manages to make a clearance.

39:02
 

Shot by Sean Murray. Tomasz Kuszczak safely holds on.

37:27
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Conway by Lloyd Doyley.

37:04
 

Lloyd Doyley takes the free kick.

36:44
 

Manuel Almunia restarts play with the free kick.

35:43
 

Matthew Upson manages to make a clearance.

33:56
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Craig Conway.

32:53
 

Lewis McGugan challenges Bruno Saltor unfairly and gives away a free kick.

31:59
 

Lewis McGugan receives a caution for unsporting behaviour.

31:33
 

Lewis McGugan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Keith Andrews.

27:34
 

Daniel Pudil takes the free kick.

27:21
 

Foul by Bruno Saltor on Fernando Forestieri, free kick awarded.

27:08
 

Clearance by Marco Faraoni.

25:38
 

Tomasz Kuszczak takes the free kick.

24:05
 

Tomasz Kuszczak fouled by Fernando Forestieri, the ref awards a free kick.

20:09
 

Clearance by Joel Ekstrand.

18:21
 

Clearance made by Lloyd Doyley.

16:39
 

Lewis McGugan takes a weak shot. Tomasz Kuszczak makes a block.

15:06
 

The ball is swung over by Bruno Saltor.

14:29
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Craig Conway.

13:58
 

Ashley Barnes heads at goal. A parry by Manuel Almunia prevents the goal.

12:56
 

Matthew Upson takes the free kick.

12:41
 

Keith Andrews fouled by Marco Faraoni, the ref awards a free kick.

12:12
 

Clearance by Marco Faraoni.

10:39
 

Craig Conway crosses the ball in from the free kick.

9:57
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Conway by Lloyd Doyley.

8:15
 

Lewis McGugan takes a shot and missed to the right of the goal.

7:10
 

Bruno Saltor manages to make a clearance.

6:25
 

Jake Forster-Caskey takes the free kick.

5:56
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Will Buckley by Lewis McGugan.

3:39
Goal
 

Sean Murray scores a right footed goal. Brighton 0-1 Watford.The assist for the goal came from Fernando Forestieri.

2:34
 

Free kick taken by Jake Forster-Caskey.

1:52
 

Unfair challenge on Will Buckley by Daniel Pudil results in a free kick.

Kick off
 

The game kicks-off.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Watford 45 41 88
2 Bournemouth 44 47 84
3 Middlesbrough 44 32 84
4 Norwich 44 38 82
5 Derby 44 32 76
6 Ipswich 44 18 75
7 Brentford 44 14 72
8 Wolverhampton 44 11 72
9 Blackburn 44 6 63
10 Charlton 44 -2 60

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