• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 23 April 2011
  • Kick-off: 12:45
  • Venue: Cardiff City Stadium
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Bothroyd 5"

Bellamy 34"

2 - 2
Queens Park Rangers

Queens Park Rangers

Taarabt 9"

Taarabt 70"

Cardiff City vs Queens Park Rangers


Team Lineups

Cardiff City

43 Bywater
14 Quinn
2 McNaughton
12 Keinan
21 Samuel
11 Burke
7 Whittingham
10 McPhail
20 Olofinjana
39 Bellamy34"
9 Bothroyd5"
Substitutes
22 Heaton
4 Rae
5 Hudson
8 Chopra
23 Blake
25 Emmanuel-Thomas
27 Matthews

Queens Park Rangers

1 Kenny
2 Orr
3 Hill
13 Gorkss
16 Connolly
21 Smith
4 Derry
7 Taarabt9"70"
11 Faurlin
15 Routledge
9 Helguson
Substitutes
24 Cerny
5 Hall
10 Buzsaky
19 Agyemang
20 Hulse
25 Ephraim
29 Miller

Possession Stats

51%
49%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Cardiff City

W D L W L D W W

Queens Park Rangers

L W D W D W W W
Head to Head
QPR
2-1
Cardiff 27-Nov-2010
QPR
0-1
Cardiff 17-Apr-2010
Cardiff
0-2
QPR 19-Sep-2009
Cardiff
0-0
QPR 25-Feb-2009
QPR
1-0
Cardiff 08-Nov-2008
Cardiff
3-1
QPR 29-Jan-2008


Live Text Commentary
91:28 +1.28
 

The ball is crossed by Stephen McPhail, Alejandro Faurlin manages to make a clearance.

89:31
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Patrick Agyemang by Paul Quinn. Adel Taarabt crosses the ball in from the free kick.

88:56
 

Heidar Helguson has an effort at goal from close in which goes wide right of the goal.

88:45
 

Adel Taarabt takes a shot.

86:58
Substitution
 

Michael Chopra replaces Craig Bellamy. Unfair challenge on Kaspars Gorkss by Jay Bothroyd results in a free kick. Patrick Kenny takes the direct free kick.

86:16
 

Wayne Routledge has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide right of the goal.

85:51
 

Kevin McNaughton crosses the ball, Shaun Derry makes a clearance.

84:59
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham, Kaspars Gorkss makes a clearance.

83:19
 

The ball is sent over by Bradley Orr.

83:12
 

Wayne Routledge delivers the ball, clearance by Dekel Keinan.

83:01
 

Alejandro Faurlin crosses the ball.

82:16
 

The ball is crossed by Adel Taarabt, Dekel Keinan manages to make a clearance.

81:49
 

Patrick Agyemang gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stephen McPhail. Stephen McPhail takes the free kick.

80:00
Substitution
 

Fitz Hall joins the action as a substitute, replacing Matthew Connolly.

79:48
 

The ball is crossed by Paul Quinn, clearance made by Bradley Orr.

79:19
 

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

77:30
 

Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Save by Patrick Kenny.

76:49
Substitution
 

Jay Emmanuel-Thomas joins the action as a substitute, replacing Chris Burke.

76:27
 

The ball is sent over by Adel Taarabt.

75:34
 

Adel Taarabt crosses the ball.

74:47
 

Seyi Olofinjana challenges Adel Taarabt unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Adel Taarabt.

72:08
 

Clint Hill concedes a free kick for a foul on Paul Quinn. Stephen Bywater restarts play with the free kick.

71:32
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alejandro Faurlin by Seyi Olofinjana. Patrick Kenny restarts play with the free kick.

70:23
Goal
 

Adel Taarabt scores a goal from inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Cardiff 2-2 QPR.Assist by Wayne Routledge.

68:54
Substitution
 

Patrick Agyemang comes on in place of Tommy Smith.

67:01
Yellow card
 

Paul Quinn receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Paul Quinn concedes a free kick for a foul on Tommy Smith. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Adel Taarabt from left channel, Stephen Bywater makes a save.

66:36
 

The ball is swung over by Craig Bellamy.

64:58
 

The official flags Jay Bothroyd offside. Patrick Kenny takes the indirect free kick.

63:31
 

Chris Burke fouled by Kaspars Gorkss, the ref awards a free kick. Shot comes in from Peter Whittingham from the free kick.

61:50
 

Wayne Routledge delivers the ball, Paul Quinn fouled by Heidar Helguson, the ref awards a free kick. Stephen Bywater takes the free kick.

61:29
 

Unfair challenge on Bradley Orr by Peter Whittingham results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Patrick Kenny.

61:26
 

The ball is delivered by Jay Bothroyd.

60:22
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Craig Bellamy. Patrick Kenny takes the free kick.

58:59
 

Dekel Keinan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Heidar Helguson. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Adel Taarabt.

57:27
 

The ball is swung over by Wayne Routledge, Kevin McNaughton makes a clearance.

56:25
 

Bradley Orr fouled by Peter Whittingham, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Patrick Kenny.

53:07
 

Centre by Jlloyd Samuel, clearance by Alejandro Faurlin.

52:45
 

Seyi Olofinjana takes a shot. Kevin McNaughton gets a block in.

52:10
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Peter Whittingham.

52:03
 

Craig Bellamy produces a cross, Matthew Connolly gets a block in.

51:11
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Peter Whittingham clears the crossbar.

50:48
 

A cross is delivered by Paul Quinn, Bradley Orr makes a clearance.

47:51 +2.51
 

Corner taken right-footed by Chris Burke from the right by-line, Effort from deep inside the area by Dekel Keinan misses to the right of the goal.

47:39 +2.39
 

Craig Bellamy produces a cross, clearance made by Kaspars Gorkss.

46:33
 

Effort on goal by Adel Taarabt from long distance goes harmlessly over the target.

44:43
 

A cross is delivered by Craig Bellamy.

44:13
 

Craig Bellamy fouled by Matthew Connolly, the ref awards a free kick. Peter Whittingham restarts play with the free kick.

43:01
 

The ball is delivered by Chris Burke.

42:35
 

Craig Bellamy sends in a cross, clearance made by Kaspars Gorkss.

42:10
 

A cross is delivered by Bradley Orr, clearance made by Seyi Olofinjana.

41:54
 

Corner taken by Adel Taarabt from the right by-line, clearance by Jlloyd Samuel.

41:29
 

Shaun Derry takes a shot. Save made by Stephen Bywater.

39:05
 

Seyi Olofinjana produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.

37:42
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Chris Burke, Header from deep inside the area by Seyi Olofinjana goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

37:34
 

The ball is swung over by Craig Bellamy, Shaun Derry makes a clearance.

35:25
 

The referee blows for offside against Heidar Helguson. Stephen Bywater takes the indirect free kick.

34:13
Goal
 

Craig Bellamy grabs a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the top right corner of the goal. Cardiff 2-1 QPR.Jay Bothroyd provided the assist for the goal.

33:42
 

The ball is crossed by Bradley Orr, Stephen Bywater makes a save.

32:50
 

Peter Whittingham goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Peter Whittingham is adjudged to have handled the ball. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Adel Taarabt.

30:39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Seyi Olofinjana by Shaun Derry. Direct free kick taken by Kevin McNaughton.

26:18
 

The ball is swung over by Wayne Routledge, Tommy Smith takes a shot. Save by Stephen Bywater.

25:38
 

Jay Bothroyd is ruled offside. Patrick Kenny takes the indirect free kick.

23:52
 

Tommy Smith is ruled offside. Stephen Bywater restarts play with the free kick.

21:00
 

Wayne Routledge crosses the ball, Headed effort from inside the area by Alejandro Faurlin misses to the left of the goal.

18:58
 

Alejandro Faurlin fouled by Seyi Olofinjana, the ref awards a free kick. The ball is delivered by Adel Taarabt, Header by Kaspars Gorkss from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.

18:15
 

The offside flag is raised against Craig Bellamy. Patrick Kenny takes the indirect free kick.

16:36
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Chris Burke misses to the right of the target.

15:30
 

Foul by Kaspars Gorkss on Jlloyd Samuel, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed left-footed by Peter Whittingham from left channel, Shaun Derry manages to make a clearance.

11:28
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham from the left by-line, Headed effort from inside the area by Dekel Keinan misses to the right of the target.

11:15
 

Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Save by Patrick Kenny.

9:09
Goal
 

Adel Taarabt finds the net with a goal from outside the box to the top right corner of the goal. Cardiff 1-1 QPR.

8:32
 

Corner taken right-footed by Adel Taarabt from the left by-line, Dekel Keinan makes a clearance.

8:16
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Matthew Connolly by Jay Bothroyd. Matthew Connolly takes the direct free kick.

7:03
 

The ball is swung over by Wayne Routledge, Stephen McPhail manages to make a clearance.

5:14
Goal
 

Jay Bothroyd finds the net with a goal from just outside the penalty box to the top left corner of the goal. Cardiff 1-0 QPR.

2:50
 

Peter Whittingham takes a shot. Save made by Patrick Kenny.

2:35
 

Stephen McPhail sends in a cross, save by Patrick Kenny.

:49
 

Shot by Adel Taarabt from just outside the area goes over the net.

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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