• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 30 October 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Cardiff City Stadium
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Bothroyd 8"

Chopra 11"

Whittingham 36" (P)

3 - 1
Norwich City

Norwich City

Hoolahan 33"

Cardiff City vs Norwich City


Team Lineups

Cardiff City

22 Heaton
2 McNaughton
3 Naylor
5 Hudson
6 Gyepes
7 Whittingham36"
11 Burke
20 Olofinjana
39 Bellamy
8 Chopra11"
9 Bothroyd8"
Substitutes
1 Marshall
10 McPhail
17 Keogh
19 Koumas
23 Blake
27 Matthews
28 Wildig

Norwich City

1 Ruddy
2 Martin
20 Barnett
22 Ward
26 Smith
14 Hoolahan33"
7 Crofts
18 Smith
19 Lappin
9 Holt
10 Jackson
Substitutes
13 Rudd
4 Gill
15 Fox
16 Martin
23 Johnson
24 McNamee
33 Berthel Askou

Possession Stats

52%
48%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Cardiff City

W D L W L D W W

Norwich City

W W W W W L D W
Head to Head
Norwich
2-0
Cardiff 10-Mar-2009
Cardiff
2-2
Norwich 23-Aug-2008
Cardiff
1-2
Norwich 09-Feb-2008
Norwich
1-2
Cardiff 01-Sep-2007
Cardiff
1-0
Norwich 10-Mar-2007
Norwich
1-0
Cardiff 21-Oct-2006


Live Text Commentary
91:33 +1.33
Yellow card
 

Grant Holt booked for unsporting behaviour. Grant Holt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kevin McNaughton. Free kick taken by Tom Heaton.

90:21 +0.21
 

Chris Martin takes a shot. Kevin McNaughton gets a block in.

87:23
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Jason Koumas goes over the bar.

84:59
 

Corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham, clearance made by Elliott Ward.

84:18
 

Foul by Russell Martin on Lee Naylor, free kick awarded. Jason Koumas crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, Andrew Crofts manages to make a clearance.

82:29
 

Jay Bothroyd takes a shot. Save by John Ruddy. Inswinging corner taken by Jason Koumas, clearance made by Elliott Ward.

80:33
Substitution
 

Oli Johnson replaces Wesley Hoolahan.

77:13
Substitution
 

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

76:56
 

Shot from just outside the box by Jay Bothroyd misses to the right of the goal.

74:24
 

Chris Burke takes a shot. Save by John Ruddy.

73:38
 

Anthony McNamee takes a shot. Blocked by Lee Naylor.

71:43
 

Jay Bothroyd takes a shot.

70:56
Substitution
 

Craig Bellamy leaves the field to be replaced by Jason Koumas. The referee blows for offside. Tom Heaton restarts play with the free kick.

67:21
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Mark Hudson.

66:46
 

Andrew Crofts goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Foul by Andrew Crofts on Jay Bothroyd, free kick awarded. Lee Naylor takes the direct free kick.

64:36
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Craig Bellamy, clearance by Andrew Crofts.

63:53
 

Grant Holt concedes a free kick for a foul on Gabor Gyepes. Direct free kick taken by Lee Naylor.

63:06
 

Jay Bothroyd concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Crofts. Free kick taken by Elliott Ward.

62:39
Yellow card
 

Jay Bothroyd booked for unsporting behaviour. Free kick awarded for a foul by Jay Bothroyd on Steven Smith. Direct free kick taken by John Ruddy.

61:08
Substitution
 

Chris Martin replaces Simeon Jackson. Simon Lappin goes off and Anthony McNamee comes on.

59:09
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kevin McNaughton by Grant Holt. Mark Hudson takes the direct free kick. Jay Bothroyd is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

56:43
 

Leon Barnett receives a caution. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Bellamy by Leon Barnett. Craig Bellamy has a direct shot on goal from the free kick. Craig Bellamy takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Elliott Ward. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham, clearance by Leon Barnett.

55:35
 

Peter Whittingham takes a shot. Blocked by Elliott Ward.

55:17
 

Unfair challenge on Jay Bothroyd by Andrew Crofts results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

53:33
 

Andrew Crofts takes a shot. Blocked by Gabor Gyepes.

48:16 +3.16
 

Peter Whittingham produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.

50:23
 

Shot from 18 yards from Gabor Gyepes. Save by John Ruddy.

46:16 +1.16
 

Corner taken right-footed by Craig Bellamy from the left by-line, John Ruddy makes a save.

47:24
 

Chris Burke takes a shot. Save made by John Ruddy.

46:48
 

Unfair challenge on Gabor Gyepes by Grant Holt results in a free kick. Tom Heaton takes the free kick.

44:48
 

Shot from inside the area by Grant Holt clears the bar.

42:37
 

Unfair challenge on Kevin McNaughton by Simeon Jackson results in a free kick. Craig Bellamy produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

41:10
 

Corner taken by Simon Lappin.

36:40
Goal
 

Penalty scored by Peter Whittingham. Cardiff 3-1 Norwich.Elliott Ward handles the ball and concedes a .

33:41
Goal
 

Wesley Hoolahan finds the net with a headed goal from close in. Cardiff 2-1 Norwich.The assist for the goal came from Steven Smith.

33:37
 

Wesley Hoolahan takes a shot. Save by Tom Heaton.

31:22
 

Caution for Steven Smith. Steven Smith gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Chopra. Tom Heaton takes the free kick.

28:40
 

Unfair challenge on Kevin McNaughton by Simon Lappin results in a free kick. Peter Whittingham takes the free kick.

28:00
 

Korey Smith gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lee Naylor. Direct free kick taken by Tom Heaton.

22:09
 

Corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham, Foul by Mark Hudson on Grant Holt, free kick awarded. John Ruddy takes the free kick.

22:09
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line, Mark Hudson concedes a free kick for a foul on Grant Holt. John Ruddy takes the free kick.

20:35
 

Andrew Crofts takes a shot. Seyi Olofinjana gets a block in.

18:00
 

Wesley Hoolahan challenges Seyi Olofinjana unfairly and gives away a free kick. Tom Heaton takes the free kick.

17:44
 

Simeon Jackson takes a shot. Save by Tom Heaton.

16:42
 

Grant Holt concedes a free kick for a foul on Mark Hudson. Direct free kick taken by Tom Heaton.

15:38
 

Andrew Crofts takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the bar.

14:55
 

Corner taken by Simon Lappin from the right by-line played to the near post, Seyi Olofinjana makes a clearance.

14:02
 

Simeon Jackson takes a shot. Mark Hudson gets a block in. Corner taken by Simon Lappin from the left by-line, clearance made by Gabor Gyepes.

11:47
Goal
 

Goal scored by Michael Chopra from close in low into the middle of the goal. Cardiff 2-0 Norwich.Assist on the goal came from Jay Bothroyd.

8:05
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Jay Bothroyd from close in to the top right corner of the goal. Cardiff 1-0 Norwich.Corner taken by Peter Whittingham, Gabor Gyepes provided the assist for the goal. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham, Unfair challenge on Grant Holt by Mark Hudson results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by John Ruddy.

7:30
 

Chris Burke crosses the ball, Steven Smith gets a block in.

4:57
 

Jay Bothroyd takes a shot. Save by John Ruddy. The ball is delivered by Mark Hudson, Jay Bothroyd takes a shot. Save made by John Ruddy.

4:30
 

Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Russell Martin gets a block in.

2:18
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Craig Bellamy. John Ruddy restarts play with the free kick.

1:16
 

Outswinging corner taken by Simon Lappin from the left by-line, Leon Barnett produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.

:27
 

Seyi Olofinjana concedes a free kick for a foul on Simon Lappin. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

Kick off
 

The match has kicked off.

Half time
 

It is the end of the first-half.

Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of the match.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 46 53 90
2 Watford 46 41 89
3 Norwich 46 40 86
4 Middlesbrough 46 31 85
5 Brentford 46 19 78
6 Ipswich 46 18 78
7 Wolverhampton 46 14 78
8 Derby 46 29 77
9 Blackburn 46 7 67
10 Birmingham 46 -10 63

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