• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 22 February 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Cardiff City Stadium
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Chopra 20"

Ramsey 51"

2 - 0

Cardiff City vs Leicester City


Team Lineups

Cardiff City

22 Heaton
2 McNaughton
5 Hudson
14 Quinn
12 Keinan
7 Whittingham
20 Olofinjana
24 Ramsey51"
25 Emmanuel-Thomas
8 Chopra20"
9 Bothroyd
Substitutes
1 Marshall
3 Naylor
6 Gyepes
10 McPhail
11 Burke
16 Parkin
23 Blake

Leicester City

35 Pereira
4 Van Aanholt
16 Naughton
34 Bamba
36 Mee
12 Bruma
10 King
11 Dyer
19 Wellens
7 Gallagher
24 Yakubu
Substitutes
1 Weale
5 Miguel Vitor
8 Oakley
14 Waghorn
15 Berner
22 Abe
37 Vassell

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Cardiff City

D W L W L W D W

Leicester City

W D L D W W W W
Head to Head
Leicester
2-1
Cardiff 14-Sep-2010
Cardiff
2-1
Leicester 30-Mar-2010
Leicester
1-0
Cardiff 13-Mar-2010
Cardiff
0-1
Leicester 01-Mar-2008
Leicester
0-0
Cardiff 26-Nov-2007
Cardiff
3-2
Leicester 27-Jan-2007

Live Text Commentary
90:31 +0.31
 

Foul by Darius Vassell on Kevin McNaughton, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Tom Heaton.

90:02 +0.02
 

Peter Whittingham is cautioned. Peter Whittingham concedes a free kick for a foul on Martyn Waghorn. Ricardo Pereira takes the direct free kick.

87:39
 

Foul by Martyn Waghorn on Tom Heaton, free kick awarded. Tom Heaton takes the direct free kick.

87:10
 

Jay Emmanuel-Thomas takes a shot. Blocked by Souleymane Bamba.

85:57
 

Jon Parkin fouled by Ben Mee, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Aaron Ramsey.

85:15
 

Patrick Van Aanholt has a drilled shot. Comfortable save by Tom Heaton.

80:42
 

Chris Burke produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses right.

78:26
 

Jon Parkin takes a shot. Ricardo Pereira makes a save.

77:51
 

Darius Vassell is ruled offside. Tom Heaton restarts play with the free kick.

77:30
 

Aaron Ramsey challenges Patrick Van Aanholt unfairly and gives away a free kick. Patrick Van Aanholt takes the direct free kick.

76:38
Substitution
 

Jon Parkin on for Seyi Olofinjana.

73:29
 

Seyi Olofinjana concedes a free kick for a foul on Jeffrey Bruma. Free kick taken by Jeffrey Bruma.

72:40
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Tom Heaton.

71:41
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Martyn Waghorn played to the near post, clearance by Mark Hudson.

70:48
 

The offside flag is raised against Jay Emmanuel-Thomas. Souleymane Bamba restarts play with the free kick.

70:09
Substitution
 

Chris Burke on for Jay Bothroyd.

67:22
 

Yuki Abe fouled by Seyi Olofinjana, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Kyle Naughton.

66:39
Substitution
 

Darius Vassell joins the action as a substitute, replacing Lloyd Dyer. Unfair challenge on Kevin McNaughton by Yuki Abe results in a free kick. Tom Heaton takes the free kick.

63:55
 

The referee blows for offside. Ben Mee restarts play with the free kick.

62:56
 

Corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line, Header from deep inside the penalty area by Seyi Olofinjana goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

61:33
 

Stephen McPhail gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Martyn Waghorn. Martyn Waghorn restarts play with the free kick.

60:59
 

Jay Bothroyd takes a shot. Blocked by Ben Mee.

55:55
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Souleymane Bamba on Jay Bothroyd. The ball is delivered by Peter Whittingham, Jay Emmanuel-Thomas takes a shot. Save made by Ricardo Pereira.

54:46
Substitution
 

Martyn Waghorn comes on in place of Paul Gallagher. Richie Wellens goes off and Yuki Abe comes on.

53:23
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jeffrey Bruma by Stephen McPhail. Direct free kick taken by Paul Gallagher.

53:00
 

Stephen McPhail gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lloyd Dyer. Richie Wellens takes the free kick.

52:12
Substitution
 

Michael Chopra leaves the field to be replaced by Stephen McPhail.

51:14
Goal
 

Aaron Ramsey grabs a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Cardiff 2-0 Leicester.Kevin McNaughton provided the assist for the goal.

49:15
 

Lloyd Dyer challenges Dekel Keinan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Tom Heaton takes the free kick.

47:29
 

Unfair challenge on Ayegbeni Yakubu by Mark Hudson results in a free kick. Strike on goal comes in from Paul Gallagher from the free kick.

46:33
 

Paul Gallagher takes a short corner.

46:19
 

Shot by Richie Wellens. Save made by Tom Heaton.

44:58
 

Kyle Naughton has an effort at goal from 20 yards. Blocked by Aaron Ramsey.

43:44
 

Unfair challenge on Jay Bothroyd by Ben Mee results in a free kick. Free kick crossed by Peter Whittingham, Ricardo Pereira makes a save.

41:36
 

Corner taken by Paul Gallagher, clearance by Mark Hudson.

40:58
 

Jeffrey Bruma fouled by Jay Bothroyd, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ben Mee.

40:24
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

36:47
 

Corner taken right-footed by Paul Gallagher from the right by-line, Close range header by Souleymane Bamba goes wide of the left-hand upright.

36:38
 

Paul Gallagher takes a shot. Paul Quinn gets a block in.

35:37
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Andy King goes wide of the right-hand upright.

29:54
 

Shot from just outside the box by Jeffrey Bruma goes over the target.

26:33
 

Souleymane Bamba is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Tom Heaton.

25:55
 

Corner taken right-footed by Paul Gallagher from the right by-line, clearance made by Jay Emmanuel-Thomas.

24:03
 

Unfair challenge on Paul Gallagher by Peter Whittingham results in a free kick. Patrick Van Aanholt takes the free kick.

21:56
 

Jeffrey Bruma gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Aaron Ramsey. Direct free kick taken by Mark Hudson.

20:37
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Michael Chopra from deep inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Cardiff 1-0 Leicester.Assist on the goal came from Jay Emmanuel-Thomas.

18:31
 

Patrick Van Aanholt takes a shot. Tom Heaton makes a save.

16:07
 

Paul Gallagher takes a shot. Save by Tom Heaton.

11:03
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jeffrey Bruma on Seyi Olofinjana. Free kick taken by Mark Hudson.

10:07
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Jay Bothroyd. Ricardo Pereira restarts play with the free kick.

6:07
 

Inswinging corner taken by Richie Wellens from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Mark Hudson.

3:28
 

Unfair challenge on Jay Bothroyd by Ben Mee results in a free kick. Aaron Ramsey takes the free kick.

1:19
 

Michael Chopra is caught offside. Ricardo Pereira takes the indirect free kick.

:27
 

The referee blows for offside against Michael Chopra. Indirect free kick taken by Ben Mee.

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2 Watford 39 32 72
3 Middlesbrough 39 29 72
4 Norwich 39 33 70
5 Derby 39 26 67
6 Ipswich 39 16 67
7 Brentford 39 12 66
8 Wolverhampton 39 11 65
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10 Blackburn 39 1 54

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