• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Fri 17 August 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Cardiff City Stadium

Cardiff City vs Huddersfield Town


Team Lineups

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
2 McNaughton
3 Taylor
5 Hudson
6 Turner
7 Whittingham
8 Cowie
17 Gunnarsson
18 Mutch
39 Bellamy
22 Helguson
Substitutes
32 Lewis
4 Kiss
9 Velikonja
10 Earnshaw
11 Conway
20 Mason
23 Blake

Huddersfield Town

1 Smithies
3 Dixon
5 Clarke
32 Hunt
33 Lynch
4 Norwood
7 Scannell
8 Clayton
16 Arfield
24 Southern
9 Novak
Substitutes
13 Bennett
2 Woods
6 Gerrard
19 Lee
22 Robinson
27 Higginbotham
30 Spencer

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Cardiff City

W D L W L D W W

Huddersfield Town

L D W W D D D D
Head to Head
Cardiff
3-0
Huddersfield 27-Apr-1985
Huddersfield
2-1
Cardiff 24-Nov-1984
Huddersfield
4-0
Cardiff 28-Apr-1984
Cardiff
3-1
Huddersfield 26-Nov-1983
Cardiff
4-1
Huddersfield 21-Apr-1973
Huddersfield
2-1
Cardiff 18-Nov-1972


Live Text Commentary
94:40 +4.4
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Filip Kiss by Anthony Gerrard. Anthony Gerrard booked for unsporting behaviour. Craig Bellamy takes the direct free kick.

93:53 +3.53
Substitution
 

James Spencer joins the action as a substitute, replacing Sean Scannell.

93:40 +3.4
 

Adam Clayton produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that goes wide left of the target.

93:13 +3.13
 

Filip Kiss gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Peter Clarke. Alex Smithies takes the direct free kick.

91:51 +1.51
Substitution
 

Anthony Gerrard comes on in place of Scott Arfield.

90:56 +0.56
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Mark Hudson from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Cardiff 1-0 Huddersfield.The assist for the goal came from Aron Gunnarsson.

90:23 +0.23
 

Craig Bellamy takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Lee Novak makes a clearance.

88:35
 

Joe Mason produces a left-footed shot from inside the area that clears the crossbar.

85:46
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Joel Lynch by Andrew Taylor. Free kick taken by Alex Smithies.

84:36
Substitution
 

Jordon Mutch leaves the field to be replaced by Filip Kiss.

83:08
 

Scott Arfield takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the bar.

82:49
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Oliver Norwood from the left by-line.

82:34
 

Scott Arfield has an effort at goal from 18 yards. David Marshall makes a brilliant save.

78:57
 

Heidar Helguson takes a shot. Save by Alex Smithies.

77:56
Substitution
 

Joe Mason comes on in place of Peter Whittingham.

77:55
Substitution
 

Joe Mason replaces Don Cowie.

75:41
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Oliver Norwood, save by David Marshall.

75:29
 

Lee Novak takes a shot. Blocked by Mark Hudson.

74:00
 

Scott Arfield concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Taylor. Peter Whittingham sends in a cross, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Andrew Taylor misses to the left of the goal.

72:45
Yellow card
 

Peter Whittingham challenges Scott Arfield unfairly and gives away a free kick. Booking for Peter Whittingham for unsporting behaviour. Adam Clayton crosses the ball in from the free kick, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David Marshall by Lee Novak. David Marshall takes the free kick.

71:00
 

Inswinging corner taken by Peter Whittingham, save by Alex Smithies.

70:48
 

Shot from 18 yards from Kevin McNaughton. Save by Alex Smithies.

67:56
 

Sean Scannell fouled by Aron Gunnarsson, the ref awards a free kick. Alex Smithies restarts play with the free kick.

64:58
 

Scott Arfield takes a shot. Blocked by Mark Hudson.

63:00
 

Jordon Mutch produces a drilled left-footed shot from 20 yards. Save by Alex Smithies.

60:39
 

Jack Hunt produces a left-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that goes harmlessly over the target.

57:13
 

Keith Southern gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Peter Whittingham. Keith Southern is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. David Marshall takes the free kick.

55:14
 

Aron Gunnarsson concedes a free kick for a foul on Keith Southern. Peter Clarke restarts play with the free kick.

53:59
 

Craig Bellamy has an effort at goal from 18 yards. Save by Alex Smithies.

53:16
 

Corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line, clearance by Peter Clarke.

51:44
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jordon Mutch by Adam Clayton. Adam Clayton receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by David Marshall.

50:38
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Lee Novak on Peter Whittingham. Free kick taken by Andrew Taylor.

49:44
 

The offside flag is raised against Peter Clarke. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

48:58
 

Oliver Norwood takes a outswinging corner.

48:18
 

Mark Hudson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lee Novak. Free kick crossed right-footed by Oliver Norwood, clearance by Jordon Mutch.

47:42
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kevin McNaughton on Keith Southern. Alex Smithies restarts play with the free kick.

44:56
 

Shot by Lee Novak from deep inside the penalty area misses wide to the left of the target.

43:45
 

Inswinging corner taken by Peter Whittingham, Mark Hudson has a headed effort at goal from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

43:29
 

Heidar Helguson takes a shot.

42:51
 

Corner taken by Craig Bellamy.

39:25
 

Effort on goal by Jack Hunt from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

39:06
 

Short corner taken by Oliver Norwood from the right by-line.

38:48
 

Shot by Oliver Norwood. David Marshall makes a brilliant save.

36:55
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Alex Smithies.

34:08
 

Unfair challenge on Joel Lynch by Heidar Helguson results in a free kick. Alex Smithies takes the free kick.

32:32
 

Effort on goal by Lee Novak from just inside the area clears the bar.

31:12
 

Jordon Mutch fouled by Paul Dixon, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Mark Hudson.

30:27
 

Ben Turner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lee Novak. Peter Clarke restarts play with the free kick.

26:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kevin McNaughton by Sean Scannell. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

24:24
 

The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Alex Smithies.

23:56
 

Inswinging corner taken by Don Cowie from the left by-line, clearance by Jack Hunt.

20:08
 

Peter Whittingham takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Peter Clarke gets a block in. Jordon Mutch takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the bar.

18:48
 

Lee Novak is ruled offside. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

12:08
 

Shot from 30 yards by Oliver Norwood. Brilliant save by David Marshall.

11:44
 

Ben Turner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lee Novak. Adam Clayton takes the direct free kick.

9:49
 

Foul by Heidar Helguson on Peter Clarke, free kick awarded. Alex Smithies restarts play with the free kick.

7:21
 

Scott Arfield has an effort at goal. Save made by David Marshall.

6:53
 

Headed effort from deep inside the area by Mark Hudson misses to the left of the goal.

4:45
 

Lee Novak is ruled offside. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

2:03
 

Shot from outside the area by Don Cowie misses to the left of the target.

Sky Bet Championship table

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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