• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 04 December 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Cardiff City Stadium

Cardiff City vs Preston North End


Team Lineups

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
2 McNaughton
3 Naylor
5 Hudson
23 Blake
7 Whittingham
10 McPhail
11 Burke
20 Olofinjana
39 Bellamy
9 Bothroyd
Substitutes
30 Santiago
4 Rae
6 Gyepes
8 Chopra
17 Keogh90"
21 Drinkwater
27 Matthews

Preston North End

1 Lonergan
5 Brown
19 Jones
23 De Laet
29 Cort
20 Russell
24 Pugh
28 Tonge25"
15 Barton
16 Hume
26 Parkin
Substitutes
25 Arestidou
2 Morgan
3 Davidson
10 Nicholson
14 Mayor
17 Parry
37 McLaughlin

Possession Stats

53%
47%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Cardiff City

W D L W L D W W

Preston North End

D D W L L L W D
Head to Head
Preston
3-0
Cardiff 27-Feb-2010
Cardiff
1-0
Preston 05-Dec-2009
Preston
6-0
Cardiff 18-Apr-2009
Cardiff
2-0
Preston 06-Dec-2008
Preston
1-2
Cardiff 29-Dec-2007
Cardiff
2-2
Preston 22-Sep-2007


Live Text Commentary
93:18 +3.18
Goal
 

Andrew Keogh finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Cardiff 1-1 Preston.The assist for the goal came from Seyi Olofinjana.

92:28 +2.28
Substitution
 

Jon Parkin leaves the field to be replaced by Paul Parry.

91:13 +1.13
 

Header from deep inside the area by Andrew Keogh goes over the bar.

90:32 +0.32
 

Chris Burke takes the outswinging corner, Headed chance falls to Gabor Gyepes, blocked by Billy Jones.

86:38
Substitution
 

Callum Davidson comes on in place of Iain Hume. Michael Tonge goes into the book.

85:25
 

Kevin McNaughton fouled by Iain Hume, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Kevin McNaughton.

84:44
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrew Keogh on Michael Tonge. Direct free kick taken by Billy Jones.

83:41
 

Chris Burke has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

83:10
 

Peter Whittingham takes a shot. Save by Andy Lonergan.

82:55
 

Shot from 25 yards from Seyi Olofinjana. Blocked by Adam Barton.

81:40
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Wayne Brown on Craig Bellamy. Direct free kick taken by Lee Naylor.

80:59
 

Effort from the edge of the penalty area by Michael Chopra goes wide of the left-hand post.

78:05
 

Billy Jones concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Keogh. Free kick crossed right-footed by Craig Bellamy, Ritchie De Laet manages to make a clearance.

76:13
 

Craig Bellamy produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.

75:52
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Iain Hume. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

75:00
Yellow card
 

Michael Chopra booked. Michael Chopra challenges Danny Pugh unfairly and gives away a free kick. Andy Lonergan restarts play with the free kick.

74:07
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham.

73:47
 

Craig Bellamy has an effort at goal. Blocked by Wayne Brown.

72:37
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Danny Pugh.

68:01
 

Michael Chopra fouled by Adam Barton, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

66:52
 

Foul by Michael Tonge on Seyi Olofinjana, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

66:14
 

The offside flag is raised against Iain Hume. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

65:27
Yellow card
 

Booking for Iain Hume for unsporting behaviour. Foul by Iain Hume on Gabor Gyepes, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

64:01
 

Shot from 12 yards from Craig Bellamy. Blocked by Leon Cort.

62:43
 

Corner taken left-footed by Michael Tonge from the right by-line to the near post, Andrew Keogh manages to make a clearance.

60:38
 

Shot from 25 yards by Chris Burke. Blocked by Leon Cort.

58:31
 

Shot from just outside the box by Craig Bellamy misses to the left of the target.

58:00
 

Foul by Iain Hume on Gabor Gyepes, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by David Marshall.

56:16
Substitution
 

Michael Chopra on for Stephen McPhail.

55:21
 

Jon Parkin has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the goal.

54:54
 

Craig Bellamy decides to take the corner short.

54:40
 

Effort on goal by Craig Bellamy from 12 yards. Save by Andy Lonergan.

54:10
 

Danny Pugh takes a shot from inside the box clearing the bar.

52:50
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lee Naylor by Jon Parkin. David Marshall takes the free kick.

52:50
 

Lee Naylor fouled by Jon Parkin, the ref awards a free kick. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

52:09
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Iain Hume, clearance made by Andrew Keogh.

51:43
 

Shot from 20 yards by Kevin McNaughton. Andy Lonergan makes a save.

49:34
 

Stephen McPhail gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Darel Russell. Leon Cort restarts play with the free kick.

48:56
 

Unfair challenge on Lee Naylor by Jon Parkin results in a free kick. Lee Naylor takes the free kick.

48:31
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen McPhail by Jon Parkin. Stephen McPhail takes the direct free kick.

47:55
 

Shot from just outside the box by Peter Whittingham misses to the left of the goal.

47:09
 

Short corner worked by Peter Whittingham.

46:20
 

The offside flag is raised against Jon Parkin. Mark Hudson takes the free kick.

46:20
 

The referee blows for offside against Jon Parkin. Mark Hudson takes the free kick.

45:57 +0.57
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Lee Naylor a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Lee Naylor challenges Iain Hume unfairly and gives away a free kick. Danny Pugh takes the direct free kick.

44:19
 

Short corner worked by Chris Burke.

44:07
 

Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Blocked by Wayne Brown.

43:52
 

Seyi Olofinjana takes a shot.

43:36
 

Leon Cort concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Keogh. Lee Naylor takes the direct free kick.

43:36
 

Leon Cort concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Keogh. Lee Naylor takes the direct free kick.

43:07
 

The offside flag is raised against Danny Pugh. David Marshall takes the indirect free kick.

41:31
 

Peter Whittingham takes the inswinging corner, Andy Lonergan makes a save.

41:15
 

Drilled left-footed shot by Craig Bellamy. Save by Andy Lonergan.

39:53
 

Shot by Chris Burke. Blocked by Ritchie De Laet.

38:31
 

Ritchie De Laet gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Peter Whittingham. Direct free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

37:05
 

Mark Hudson is cautioned. Darel Russell fouled by Mark Hudson, the ref awards a free kick. Michael Tonge produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

34:46
 

Peter Whittingham produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.

32:59
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Iain Hume on Chris Burke. Kevin McNaughton delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, Darel Russell makes a clearance.

30:57
 

Iain Hume fouled by Gabor Gyepes, the ref awards a free kick. Billy Jones restarts play with the free kick.

29:03
 

Jon Parkin is penalised for a handball. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

27:29
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham, Header by Mark Hudson from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

26:49
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Burke by Ritchie De Laet. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Peter Whittingham, clearance made by Leon Cort.

26:21
 

Michael Tonge concedes a free kick for a foul on Peter Whittingham. Lee Naylor takes the free kick.

25:53
Substitution
 

Gabor Gyepes comes on in place of Darcy Blake.

25:22
Goal
 

Michael Tonge grabs a goal from the edge of the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Cardiff 0-1 Preston.Mark Hudson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Darel Russell.

24:16
 

Darel Russell produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the goal.

23:21
 

Unfair challenge on Craig Bellamy by Danny Pugh results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mark Hudson.

20:15
 

Shot by Michael Tonge from outside the box goes over the target.

17:05
 

Craig Bellamy produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.

16:29
 

Corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham, Leon Cort makes a clearance.

15:38
 

Andrew Keogh is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Andy Lonergan.

15:38
 

Andrew Keogh is caught offside. Andy Lonergan restarts play with the free kick.

14:16
 

Lee Naylor concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Tonge. Wayne Brown sends in a cross, Jon Parkin takes a shot. David Marshall makes a comfortable save.

13:35
 

Corner taken by Craig Bellamy played to the near post, clearance made by Adam Barton.

12:18
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Seyi Olofinjana by Jon Parkin. Direct free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

11:01
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Danny Pugh on Kevin McNaughton. Direct free kick taken by David Marshall.

8:32
 

Craig Bellamy has a shot on goal from outside the box which misses left.

8:01
 

Michael Tonge challenges Stephen McPhail unfairly and gives away a free kick. Stephen McPhail restarts play with the free kick.

7:19
Substitution
 

Andrew Keogh comes on in place of Jay Bothroyd.

7:05
 

Danny Pugh produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

6:30
 

Unfair challenge on Kevin McNaughton by Danny Pugh results in a free kick. Mark Hudson restarts play with the free kick.

4:59
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Craig Bellamy from the left by-line, save made by Andy Lonergan.

4:40
 

Shot by Jay Bothroyd from 12 yards. Save by Andy Lonergan.

2:36
 

Shot by Craig Bellamy. Comfortable save by Andy Lonergan.

2:03
 

Michael Tonge produces a volleyed left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the right-hand post.

:28
 

The referee blows for offside. Leon Cort takes the free kick.

Kick off
 

The game begins.

Half time
 

The ref blows to signal half-time.

Full time
 

The game is over, as the referee blows his whistle.

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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