• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 21 August 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Cardiff City Stadium
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Bothroyd 35"

Bothroyd 61"

Burke 67"

Bellamy 83"

4 - 0

Cardiff City vs Doncaster Rovers


Team Lineups

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
2 McNaughton
5 Hudson
6 Gyepes
27 Matthews
7 Whittingham
20 Olofinjana
21 Drinkwater
39 Bellamy83"
8 Chopra
9 Bothroyd35"61"
Substitutes
22 Heaton
4 Rae
11 Burke67"
15 Gerrard
19 Koumas
44 McCormack
3 Naylor

Doncaster Rovers

1 Sullivan
2 O'Connor
3 Friend
5 Thomas
11 Lockwood
7 Woods
8 Stock
17 Mason
18 Gillett
10 Sharp
26 Coppinger
Substitutes
33 Woods
9 Brooker
15 Wilson
21 Hird
22 Shiels
24 Dumbuya
29 Fairhurst

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Cardiff City

W D L W L D W W

Doncaster Rovers

W L L L L D L L


Live Text Commentary
92:53 +2.53
 

Martin Woods has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide right of the target.

90:55 +0.55
 

Effort from just outside the box by Chris Burke goes over the bar.

88:51
 

Wayne Thomas takes a shot. David Marshall makes a comfortable save.

88:34
 

James Coppinger decides to take the corner short.

86:17
Substitution
 

Chris Burke is ruled offside. Craig Bellamy goes off and Jason Koumas comes on. Neil Sullivan restarts play with the free kick.

85:29
 

James Coppinger takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Gabor Gyepes.

85:14
 

Dean Shiels takes a shot. David Marshall makes a save.

82:27
Goal
 

Adam Lockwood concedes a free kick for a foul on Jay Bothroyd. Booking for Adam Lockwood for unsporting behaviour. Craig Bellamy finds the net with a goal direct from the free kick from a long way out high into the middle of the goal. Cardiff 4-0 Doncaster.

82:16
 

Brian Stock takes a shot. Blocked by Gabor Gyepes.

81:10
Yellow card
 

Craig Bellamy gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James O'Connor. Craig Bellamy is given a yellow card. Neil Sullivan takes the direct free kick.

79:45
Substitution
 

Simon Gillett leaves the field to be replaced by Steve Brooker. Mustapha Dumbuya comes on in place of George Friend.

79:12
 

Jay Bothroyd takes a shot. Neil Sullivan makes a save.

77:47
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Coppinger by Craig Bellamy. Free kick taken by Brian Stock.

76:11
 

Billy Sharp is ruled offside. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

75:51
 

Jay Bothroyd takes a shot. Neil Sullivan makes a save.

75:15
 

Craig Bellamy takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, James Coppinger manages to make a clearance.

69:15
 

Chris Burke fouled by Martin Woods, the ref awards a free kick. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Jay Bothroyd.

68:33
 

Adam Matthews gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Simon Gillett. Direct free kick taken by Wayne Thomas.

68:33
 

Unfair challenge on Seyi Olofinjana by Simon Gillett results in a free kick. Mark Hudson takes the direct free kick.

67:03
Goal
 

Chris Burke grabs a goal from inside the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. Cardiff 3-0 Doncaster.The assist for the goal came from Craig Bellamy.

65:02
 

Shot by Daniel Drinkwater from outside the box goes high over the crossbar.

61:38
Goal
 

Jay Bothroyd finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close in. Cardiff 2-0 Doncaster.Assist on the goal came from Chris Burke.

59:50
Substitution
 

Dean Shiels comes on in place of Ryan Mason. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Martin Woods from the left by-line to the near post, Jay Bothroyd manages to make a clearance.

56:07
 

Corner taken by Craig Bellamy from the left by-line, clearance by Ryan Mason.

52:54
 

The ball is crossed by James Coppinger.

48:52
 

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

46:19
 

Brian Stock challenges Daniel Drinkwater unfairly and gives away a free kick. Peter Whittingham restarts play with the free kick.

45:16 +0.16
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Craig Bellamy, Header on goal by Mark Hudson from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

45:16 +0.16
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Craig Bellamy, Header on goal by Mark Hudson from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

42:06
 

Peter Whittingham takes a shot. Clearance by Wayne Thomas.

41:51
 

Chris Burke sends in a cross, save made by Neil Sullivan.

38:33
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jay Bothroyd on Adam Lockwood. Adam Lockwood restarts play with the free kick.

35:24
Goal
 

Jay Bothroyd gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Cardiff 1-0 Doncaster.Assist on the goal came from Craig Bellamy.

34:14
 

Seyi Olofinjana challenges Ryan Mason unfairly and gives away a free kick. Brian Stock takes the free kick.

33:33
 

Foul by Wayne Thomas on Jay Bothroyd, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Lee Naylor.

31:57
Substitution
 

Chris Burke is brought on as a substitute for Michael Chopra.

31:46
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Seyi Olofinjana. James O'Connor takes the free kick.

28:36
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Martin Woods goes wide right of the goal.

27:40
 

Handball decision goes against Simon Gillett. Mark Hudson restarts play with the free kick.

25:51
 

Simon Gillett gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jay Bothroyd. Daniel Drinkwater restarts play with the free kick.

24:49
 

Brian Stock takes a shot. Lee Naylor gets a block in. Short corner taken by Martin Woods.

22:57
 

Foul by Michael Chopra on George Friend, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by George Friend.

21:55
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by George Friend, clearance by Adam Matthews.

21:55
 

Inswinging corner taken by Craig Bellamy, clearance made by James Coppinger.

21:55
 

Corner taken right-footed by Craig Bellamy, James Coppinger makes a clearance.

21:20
 

Martin Woods takes a short corner. Unfair challenge on Jay Bothroyd by Ryan Mason results in a free kick. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

19:27
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jay Bothroyd. Neil Sullivan takes the indirect free kick.

19:08
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham, James O'Connor manages to make a clearance.

17:32
Substitution
 

(Cardiff) makes a substitution, with Lee Naylor coming on for Kevin McNaughton.

14:48
 

Michael Chopra takes a shot. Save made by Neil Sullivan. Inswinging corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line, Neil Sullivan fouled by Jay Bothroyd, the ref awards a free kick. Neil Sullivan takes the direct free kick.

13:43
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against James O'Connor. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

13:43
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against James O'Connor. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

11:14
 

James Coppinger has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the target.

10:11
 

Billy Sharp takes a shot. Save by David Marshall. Short corner taken by George Friend.

9:04
 

Peter Whittingham takes a shot. Save by Neil Sullivan.

8:09
 

Brian Stock has a shot and missed to the right of the target.

7:02
 

Shot by Ryan Mason from outside the area goes high over the crossbar.

5:17
 

The official flags Billy Sharp offside. Direct free kick taken by David Marshall.

2:51
 

Craig Bellamy takes a shot from close in clearing the crossbar.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

Half time
 

The half-time whistle blows.

Full time
 

The final whistle goes and the game is over.

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