• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 10 September 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Cardiff City Stadium
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Gerrard 51"

Earnshaw 74"

2 - 0

Cardiff City vs Doncaster Rovers


Team Lineups

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
2 McNaughton
3 Taylor
5 Hudson
6 Gerrard51"
7 Whittingham
8 Cowie
11 Conway
23 Blake
9 Miller
10 Earnshaw74"
Substitutes
22 Heaton
4 Kiss
15 Gestede
17 Gunnarsson
20 Mason

Doncaster Rovers

33 Woods
2 O'Connor
3 Friend
5 Naylor
14 Spurr
16 Oster
23 Bennett
24 Dumbuya
26 Coppinger
12 Hayter
18 Gillett
Substitutes
1 Sullivan
15 Wilson
17 Barnes
21 Hird
27 Lalkovic

Possession Stats

45%
55%

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
Head to Head
Doncaster
1-3
Cardiff 09-Apr-2011
Cardiff
4-0
Doncaster 21-Aug-2010
Cardiff
2-1
Doncaster 30-Jan-2010
Doncaster
2-0
Cardiff 29-Aug-2009
Cardiff
3-0
Doncaster 07-Mar-2009
Doncaster
1-1
Cardiff 16-Aug-2008


Live Text Commentary
94:02 +4.02
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Robert Earnshaw. Direct free kick taken by Gary Woods.

93:06 +3.06
 

Rudy Gestede takes a shot. Save made by Gary Woods.

91:19 +1.19
 

Peter Whittingham takes a short corner.

91:04 +1.04
 

Peter Whittingham takes a shot. Save by Gary Woods.

90:38 +0.38
 

Filip Kiss challenges James Hayter unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by John Oster.

89:47
 

Milan Lalkovic takes a shot. Mark Hudson gets a block in.

87:11
 

Unfair challenge on Giles Barnes by Anthony Gerrard results in a free kick. Anthony Gerrard is cautioned. Giles Barnes has an effort direct from the free kick.

85:39
 

Shot by James Coppinger from outside the area goes high over the crossbar.

84:41
Substitution
 

Mark Wilson on for Mustapha Dumbuya.

82:26
Substitution
 

Rudy Gestede replaces Kenny Miller.

78:57
Substitution
 

Aron Gunnarsson takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar. Filip Kiss replaces Craig Conway.

76:51
 

Don Cowie fouled by Tommy Spurr, the ref awards a free kick. David Marshall takes the free kick.

74:08
Goal
 

Robert Earnshaw finds the back of the net with a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Cardiff 2-0 Doncaster.Assist on the goal came from Peter Whittingham.

70:34
 

Peter Whittingham gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James O'Connor. Gary Woods takes the direct free kick.

68:35
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Craig Conway.

66:44
Substitution
 

Giles Barnes on for Kyle Bennett.

66:20
 

Corner taken by James Coppinger from the right by-line, clearance by Mark Hudson.

64:56
 

Foul by Kyle Bennett on Robert Earnshaw, free kick awarded. Anthony Gerrard takes the free kick. Kyle Bennett goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

61:55
Substitution
 

Aron Gunnarsson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Darcy Blake.

60:36
 

Darcy Blake concedes a free kick for a foul on Tommy Spurr. John Oster crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, Anthony Gerrard manages to make a clearance.

55:06
 

The referee blows for offside. Direct free kick taken by David Marshall.

52:47
 

Robert Earnshaw concedes a free kick for a foul on John Oster. Direct free kick taken by Gary Woods.

52:05
Yellow card
 

John Oster shown a yellow card.

50:29
Goal
 

Foul by Tommy Spurr on Kenny Miller, free kick awarded. Peter Whittingham restarts play with the free kick, Anthony Gerrard finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Cardiff 1-0 Doncaster.The assist for the goal came from Peter Whittingham.

47:32
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrew Taylor on James Hayter. John Oster takes the free kick.

45:38
 

Mark Hudson takes a shot. Save made by Gary Woods.

45:26
 

Short corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line.

45:10
 

Robert Earnshaw takes a shot. Gary Woods makes a save.

45:01
Substitution
 

Milan Lalkovic is brought on as a substitute for Richard Naylor.

43:53
 

Kenny Miller concedes a free kick for a foul on Mustapha Dumbuya. Mustapha Dumbuya takes the direct free kick.

43:08
 

Simon Gillett takes a shot. Anthony Gerrard gets a block in.

42:20
 

Robert Earnshaw is caught offside. Gary Woods takes the direct free kick.

38:03
 

Andrew Taylor fouled by Simon Gillett, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

37:15
 

Close range shot by Mustapha Dumbuya misses to the left of the target.

36:19
 

Robert Earnshaw takes a shot.

35:58
 

Short corner taken by Andrew Taylor from the left by-line.

35:45
 

Darcy Blake takes a shot. Richard Naylor gets a block in.

35:17
 

Kyle Bennett is flagged offside by the assistant referee. David Marshall takes the direct free kick.

34:16
 

The referee gives a free kick against Richard Naylor for handball.

33:42
 

James O'Connor challenges Andrew Taylor unfairly and gives away a free kick. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

33:13
 

James Hayter takes a shot. David Marshall makes a save.

31:19
 

Simon Gillett challenges Peter Whittingham unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Anthony Gerrard.

28:12
 

Robert Earnshaw fouled by Richard Naylor, the ref awards a free kick. Anthony Gerrard takes the direct free kick.

26:07
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Coppinger by Andrew Taylor. John Oster takes the direct free kick.

25:13
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Craig Conway from the left by-line to the near post, Close range header by Darcy Blake goes wide of the left-hand upright.

24:33
 

Shot from just outside the box by Mustapha Dumbuya goes over the target.

23:40
 

Darcy Blake gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Coppinger. Gary Woods takes the direct free kick.

18:19
 

Effort on goal by Kenny Miller from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar.

15:20
 

Anthony Gerrard fouled by James Coppinger, the ref awards a free kick. David Marshall takes the free kick.

11:33
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Tommy Spurr.

11:11
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Kyle Bennett goes wide left of the goal.

9:05
 

Foul by Andrew Taylor on Simon Gillett, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Richard Naylor.

7:40
 

Kyle Bennett is ruled offside. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

6:15
 

Peter Whittingham is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Gary Woods.

4:20
 

Mustapha Dumbuya fouled by Peter Whittingham, the ref awards a free kick. Mustapha Dumbuya takes the free kick.

3:38
 

Kyle Bennett challenges Kevin McNaughton unfairly and gives away a free kick. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

2:06
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Richard Naylor.

:59
 

Don Cowie decides to take a short corner.

:44
 

Effort from inside the box by Robert Earnshaw strikes the post.

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Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Birmingham 0 0 0
2 Blackburn 0 0 0
3 Bolton 0 0 0
4 Brentford 0 0 0
5 Brighton 0 0 0
6 Bristol City 0 0 0
7 Burnley 0 0 0
8 Cardiff 0 0 0
9 Charlton 0 0 0
10 Derby 0 0 0

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