• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Wed 26 December 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Cardiff City Stadium
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Noone 43"

Gunnarsson 72"

2 - 1

Cardiff City vs Crystal Palace


Team Lineups

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
2 McNaughton
3 Taylor
5 Hudson
6 Turner
7 Whittingham
11 Conway
16 Noone43"
18 Mutch
39 Bellamy
22 Helguson
Substitutes
32 Lewis
8 Cowie
13 Kim
15 Gestede
17 Gunnarsson72"
20 Mason
24 Lappin

Crystal Palace

1 Speroni
4 Parr
21 Moxey
28 Ramage
33 Gabbidon
8 Dikgacoi
10 Garvan
15 Jedinak3"
16 Zaha
17 Murray
7 Bolasie
Substitutes
34 Price
6 Martin
19 Easter
20 Williams
22 O'Keefe
24 Appiah
30 Moritz

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Cardiff City

W D W D L W L D

Crystal Palace

L D D D W D W W
Head to Head
Crystal Palace
3-2
Cardiff 22-Sep-2012
Crystal Palace
1-2
Cardiff 28-Apr-2012
Cardiff
2-0
Crystal Palace 05-Nov-2011
Crystal Palace
1-0
Cardiff 08-Mar-2011
Cardiff
0-0
Crystal Palace 28-Sep-2010
Crystal Palace
1-2
Cardiff 27-Mar-2010


Live Text Commentary
92:38 +2.38
 

Shot on goal by Rudy Gestede from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

90:43 +0.43
Yellow card
 

Joe Mason booked.

89:52
 

Craig Conway fouled by Wilfried Zaha, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

89:07
 

Mark Hudson concedes a free kick for a foul on Glenn Murray. Free kick crossed by Owen Garvan.

86:27
Substitution
 

Jermaine Easter comes on in place of Jonathan Parr.

84:08
 

Effort from long distance by Daniel Gabbidon goes wide right of the goal.

82:37
 

Rudy Gestede concedes a free kick for a foul on Kagisho Dikgacoi. Owen Garvan delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right channel, Peter Whittingham manages to make a clearance.

81:45
Yellow card
 

Kagisho Dikgacoi shown a yellow card.

81:19
 

Joe Mason is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Direct free kick taken by Julian Speroni.

79:36
 

Foul by Andre Moritz on Aron Gunnarsson, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by David Marshall.

77:33
 

Foul by Dean Moxey on Craig Conway, free kick awarded. Peter Whittingham shoots direct from the free kick.

75:04
Substitution
 

Foul by Jonathan Parr on Craig Noone, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Andrew Taylor. Jonathan Parr is cautioned. Joe Mason replaces Craig Noone.

73:54
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kevin McNaughton on Kagisho Dikgacoi. Owen Garvan crosses the ball, Dean Moxey takes a shot. Peter Whittingham gets a block in.

73:25
Substitution
 

Andre Moritz comes on in place of Yannick Bolasie.

72:08
Goal
 

Short corner taken by Craig Bellamy from the left by-line, Aron Gunnarsson finds the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Cardiff 2-1 Crystal Palace.Assist by Craig Bellamy.

70:32
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kagisho Dikgacoi on Craig Conway. Cross/shot by Peter Whittingham.

69:58
 

Yannick Bolasie is caught offside. Direct free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

68:12
 

Mile Jedinak concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig Noone. The ball is crossed by Peter Whittingham, Headed effort from inside the box by Aron Gunnarsson misses to the right of the target.

67:11
 

Craig Bellamy gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mile Jedinak. Julian Speroni takes the direct free kick.

66:10
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Glenn Murray. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

65:33
 

Yannick Bolasie produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

63:37
 

Mile Jedinak concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig Noone. Free kick crossed by Craig Bellamy, Dean Moxey makes a clearance.

62:57
 

Short corner taken by Owen Garvan from the right by-line.

61:38
 

Craig Bellamy is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Direct free kick taken by Julian Speroni.

61:23
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aron Gunnarsson by Mile Jedinak. Peter Whittingham takes the direct free kick.

59:42
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Yannick Bolasie by Craig Noone. Daniel Gabbidon takes the direct free kick. Craig Noone is booked.

59:26
 

Craig Conway decides to take a short corner.

58:38
 

Foul by Owen Garvan on Craig Conway, free kick awarded. Peter Whittingham delivers the ball, Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Save made by Julian Speroni.

57:09
 

Owen Garvan has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

56:23
Substitution
 

Rudy Gestede replaces Heidar Helguson.

54:23
 

Heidar Helguson concedes a free kick for a foul on Mile Jedinak. Direct free kick taken by Julian Speroni.

53:57
 

Glenn Murray concedes a free kick for a foul on Mark Hudson. Direct free kick taken by David Marshall.

53:19
 

Craig Bellamy is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Direct free kick taken by Julian Speroni.

45:51 +0.51
 

Glenn Murray produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that clears the crossbar.

45:36
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Yannick Bolasie, Close range header by Daniel Gabbidon goes wide of the left-hand upright.

45:01
Substitution
 

Jordon Mutch goes off and Aron Gunnarsson comes on.

43:30
Goal
 

Craig Noone scores a goal from inside the area high into the middle of the goal. Cardiff 1-1 Crystal Palace.Assist on the goal came from Craig Bellamy.

42:39
 

Jordon Mutch has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the goal.

39:53
 

Wilfried Zaha concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig Noone. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick. Yannick Bolasie is cautioned by the ref for dissent.

38:46
 

Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Peter Ramage gets a block in.

38:31
 

Jonathan Parr gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Craig Conway. Craig Conway takes the direct free kick.

34:26
 

Unfair challenge on Glenn Murray by Jordon Mutch results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Julian Speroni.

33:20
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Wilfried Zaha on Craig Noone. Wilfried Zaha goes into the book. Peter Whittingham delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right channel, clearance made by Glenn Murray.

32:37
 

The referee blows for offside against Craig Bellamy. Free kick taken by Peter Ramage.

31:45
 

Mark Hudson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kagisho Dikgacoi. Free kick taken by Dean Moxey.

30:01
 

Unfair challenge on Kevin McNaughton by Wilfried Zaha results in a free kick. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

28:37
 

Mark Hudson is caught offside. Free kick taken by Julian Speroni.

27:49
 

Unfair challenge on Heidar Helguson by Mile Jedinak results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

26:44
 

The ball is swung over by Craig Noone.

25:56
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kagisho Dikgacoi on Andrew Taylor. David Marshall takes the free kick.

24:26
 

Corner taken by Craig Bellamy from the left by-line, clearance made by Glenn Murray.

24:13
 

Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Save made by Julian Speroni.

22:32
 

Jordon Mutch is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Free kick crossed by Owen Garvan, save by David Marshall.

21:51
 

Corner taken by Owen Garvan from the left by-line to the near post.

21:35
 

Yannick Bolasie takes a shot. David Marshall makes a save.

21:19
 

Shot by Wilfried Zaha.

19:48
 

Foul by Mile Jedinak on Heidar Helguson, free kick awarded. Peter Whittingham takes the free kick. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Peter Whittingham by Mile Jedinak. Free kick taken by Peter Whittingham, Heidar Helguson takes a shot. Blocked by Daniel Gabbidon.

19:12
 

Kagisho Dikgacoi concedes a free kick for a foul on Kevin McNaughton. David Marshall takes the direct free kick.

18:22
 

Glenn Murray fouled by Mark Hudson, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed by Owen Garvan, Mark Hudson makes a clearance.

16:32
 

Foul by Glenn Murray on Mark Hudson, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by David Marshall.

15:58
 

Craig Noone has an effort at goal from the edge of the box that misses to the right of the target.

15:29
 

Mile Jedinak concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig Conway. Peter Whittingham takes the direct free kick.

13:11
 

Craig Bellamy is caught offside. Direct free kick taken by Peter Ramage.

10:08
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Bellamy by Mile Jedinak. Direct free kick taken by David Marshall.

9:01
 

Mark Hudson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Wilfried Zaha. The referee cautions Mark Hudson for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed by Owen Garvan, clearance by Ben Turner.

8:15
 

Dean Moxey challenges Craig Conway unfairly and gives away a free kick. Mark Hudson restarts play with the free kick.

5:58
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Noone on Yannick Bolasie. Free kick taken by Owen Garvan.

5:30
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Glenn Murray on Mark Hudson. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

2:33
Goal
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Owen Garvan, Mile Jedinak grabs a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Cardiff 0-1 Crystal Palace.Assist on the goal came from Owen Garvan.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Watford 44 39 85
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 43 4 60
10 Charlton 44 -2 60

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