• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 21 January 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Cardiff City Stadium
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Miller 14"

Hudson 68"

Conway 90"

3 - 2
Portsmouth

Portsmouth

Futacs 38"

Halford 48"

Cardiff City vs Portsmouth


Team Lineups

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
3 Taylor
5 Hudson68"
23 Blake
25 Turner
7 Whittingham
8 Cowie
11 Conway90"
17 Gunnarsson
20 Mason
9 Miller14"
Substitutes
22 Heaton
4 Kiss
10 Earnshaw
14 Quinn
37 McPhail

Portsmouth

13 Henderson
2 Ward
5 Pearce
15 Halford48"
26 Ben-Haim
7 Lawrence
8 Mullins
10 Huseklepp
14 Etuhu
9 Futacs38"
18 Kitson
Substitutes
1 Ashdown
3 Rocha
17 Williams
25 Mwaruwari
31 Webster

Possession Stats

53%
47%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Cardiff City

W D L W L D W W

Portsmouth

L D D L W W L L
Head to Head
Portsmouth
1-1
Cardiff 27-Aug-2011
Cardiff
3-0
Portsmouth 16-Apr-2011
Portsmouth
0-2
Cardiff 28-Aug-2010
Portsmouth
0-0
Cardiff 23-Mar-1985
Cardiff
1-2
Portsmouth 06-Oct-1984
Portsmouth
1-1
Cardiff 21-Jan-1984


Live Text Commentary
91:49 +1.49
Goal
 

Craig Conway gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Cardiff 3-2 Portsmouth.

91:30 +1.3
 

Benjani Mwaruwari concedes a free kick for a foul on Peter Whittingham. Free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

91:02 +1.02
 

Kenny Miller takes a shot. Clearance made by Greg Halford.

89:52
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway played to the near post, clearance by Tal Ben-Haim.

88:25
 

Benjani Mwaruwari gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mark Hudson. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

87:35
Substitution
 

Erik Huseklepp leaves the field to be replaced by Adam Webster.

84:57
 

Don Cowie takes a shot. Save by Stephen Henderson.

83:52
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jason Pearce on Kenny Miller. Peter Whittingham takes the direct free kick.

83:09
 

Corner taken right-footed by Andrew Taylor.

82:25
 

Unfair challenge on Aron Gunnarsson by Marko Futacs results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mark Hudson.

80:51
 

Tal Ben-Haim gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Peter Whittingham. Strike on goal comes in from Peter Whittingham from the free kick.

78:10
 

The referee blows for offside. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

75:57
 

Foul by Tal Ben-Haim on Aron Gunnarsson, free kick awarded. Peter Whittingham takes the free kick.

74:46
 

Marko Futacs handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Mark Hudson.

73:05
 

Don Cowie challenges Liam Lawrence unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Stephen Henderson.

68:52
Goal
 

Mark Hudson grabs a headed goal from close in. Cardiff 2-2 Portsmouth.Assist by Craig Conway.

64:08
Yellow card
 

Craig Conway fouled by Hayden Mullins, the ref awards a free kick. Kenny Miller takes the direct free kick. Marko Futacs receives a yellow card.

63:08
Substitution
 

Benjani Mwaruwari joins the action as a substitute, replacing Kelvin Etuhu.

62:54
 

Effort on goal by Joel Ward from inside the box misses to the right of the target.

61:11
 

Dave Kitson fouled by Darcy Blake, the ref awards a free kick. Jason Pearce takes the free kick.

59:51
 

Effort on goal by Craig Conway from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

58:52
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line.

56:55
 

Foul by Marko Futacs on Darcy Blake, free kick awarded. Peter Whittingham takes the direct free kick.

56:39
 

Andrew Taylor takes a shot. Save made by Stephen Henderson.

54:55
 

Marko Futacs concedes a free kick for a foul on Ben Turner. David Marshall takes the direct free kick.

53:02
 

Marko Futacs takes a shot.

52:11
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Conway by Kelvin Etuhu. Direct free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

47:41
Goal
 

Corner taken right-footed by Liam Lawrence, Goal scored by Greg Halford from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Cardiff 1-2 Portsmouth.Assist by Dave Kitson.

47:28
 

Dave Kitson takes a shot.

47:03
 

Foul by Marko Futacs on Mark Hudson, free kick awarded. David Marshall takes the free kick.

45:27
 

Joe Mason fouled by Tal Ben-Haim, the ref awards a free kick. Shot on goal comes in from Peter Whittingham from the free kick, save by Stephen Henderson.

45:13 +0.13
 

Liam Lawrence takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Joe Mason.

44:03
 

Liam Lawrence takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post.

42:53
 

Unfair challenge on Peter Whittingham by Greg Halford results in a free kick. Joe Mason takes the direct free kick.

40:50
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Tal Ben-Haim on Joe Mason. Direct free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

38:41
Goal
 

Marko Futacs finds the back of the net with a goal from close in low into the middle of the goal. Cardiff 1-1 Portsmouth.Assist by Erik Huseklepp.

36:06
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Darcy Blake goes wide right of the target.

35:02
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Erik Huseklepp by Mark Hudson. Liam Lawrence takes the direct free kick.

33:06
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Dave Kitson on Peter Whittingham. Mark Hudson restarts play with the free kick.

31:55
 

Effort from inside the area by Kenny Miller misses to the left of the target.

29:43
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Don Cowie.

25:41
 

The referee blows for offside against Kelvin Etuhu. David Marshall takes the direct free kick.

24:32
 

Kenny Miller takes a shot. Stephen Henderson makes a save.

23:55
 

Kelvin Etuhu takes a shot. Aron Gunnarsson gets a block in.

22:55
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Liam Lawrence from the right by-line, Kenny Miller makes a clearance.

21:37
 

Shot by Dave Kitson. Save by David Marshall.

20:12
 

Joe Mason takes a shot. Stephen Henderson makes a save.

18:38
 

Aron Gunnarsson challenges Marko Futacs unfairly and gives away a free kick. Dave Kitson takes the free kick.

16:25
 

Unfair challenge on Aron Gunnarsson by Hayden Mullins results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by David Marshall.

14:34
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Kenny Miller from close in high into the middle of the goal. Cardiff 1-0 Portsmouth.The assist for the goal came from Ben Turner.

13:43
 

Peter Whittingham takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Marko Futacs.

10:04
 

Unfair challenge on Marko Futacs by Ben Turner results in a free kick. Hayden Mullins takes the direct free kick.

9:13
 

Jason Pearce gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joe Mason. Peter Whittingham takes the free kick.

7:15
 

Handball decision goes against Kenny Miller. Stephen Henderson restarts play with the free kick.

6:49
 

Don Cowie takes a shot. Kenny Miller gets a block in.

5:22
 

Effort on goal by Aron Gunnarsson from inside the box misses to the right of the target.

3:04
 

Unfair challenge on Dave Kitson by Ben Turner results in a free kick. Liam Lawrence takes the direct free kick.

2:01
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Don Cowie.

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