• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sun 08 August 2010
  • Kick-off: 12:35
  • Venue: Cardiff City Stadium

Cardiff City vs Sheffield United


Team Lineups

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
2 McNaughton
5 Hudson
6 Gyepes
23 Blake
7 Whittingham
4 Rae
21 Drinkwater
11 Burke
8 Chopra
9 Bothroyd61"
Substitutes
22 Heaton
15 Gerrard
27 Matthews
44 McCormack

Sheffield United

1 Simonsen
16 Taylor
5 Morgan
6 Ertl
34 Lowton
18 Ward
4 Montgomery
8 Britton
28 Quinn
9 Evans23"
17 Cresswell
Substitutes
13 Aksalu
10 Bogdanovic
11 Yeates
22 Kozluk
30 James
31 Chapell

Possession Stats

43%
57%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Cardiff City

W D W D L W L D

Sheffield United

L L L W W D L D


Live Text Commentary
93:54 +3.54
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line, save made by Steve Simonsen.

93:12 +3.12
 

Corner taken by Chris Burke from the right by-line, clearance made by Johnny Ertl.

93:01 +3.01
 

The ball is sent over by Kevin McNaughton, clearance made by Chris Morgan.

86:48
 

Jamie Ward goes off and Mark Yeates comes on.

85:53
 

Effort on goal by Peter Whittingham from just inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

82:48
 

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

82:25
 

Shot by Chris Burke. Rob Kozluk gets a block in.

81:25
 

The ball is delivered by Chris Burke, Ross McCormack takes a shot. Save by Steve Simonsen.

81:03
 

Jamie Ward concedes a free kick for a foul on Darcy Blake. Direct free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

77:29
 

Caution for Jamie Ward.

77:03
 

Michael Chopra decides to take the corner short.

76:46
 

Chris Burke has an effort at goal from 20 yards. Save by Steve Simonsen.

76:08
 

Effort on goal by Darcy Blake from 20 yards. Steve Simonsen makes a comfortable save.

75:00
 

Gabor Gyepes challenges Daniel Bogdanovic unfairly and gives away a free kick. Stephen Quinn takes the direct free kick.

74:27
 

Short corner taken by Peter Whittingham.

74:08
 

Michael Chopra produces a drilled right-footed shot from 20 yards. Brilliant save by Steve Simonsen.

73:32
 

Ross McCormack produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

73:04
 

Ross McCormack decides to take the corner short.

72:53
 

Drilled right-footed shot by Ross McCormack. Save by Steve Simonsen.

72:32
 

Kevin McNaughton sends in a cross, clearance by Chris Morgan.

72:17
 

Centre by Chris Burke, Chris Morgan makes a clearance.

71:57
 

The ball is swung over by Peter Whittingham, clearance made by Nick Montgomery.

71:41
 

Centre by Chris Burke, clearance by Johnny Ertl.

71:19
 

Daniel Bogdanovic is flagged offside by the assistant referee. David Marshall takes the indirect free kick.

70:14
 

Unfair challenge on Nick Montgomery by Peter Whittingham results in a free kick. Jamie Ward takes the direct free kick.

68:33
 

Centre by Darcy Blake, save made by Steve Simonsen.

67:02
 

Rob Kozluk on for Leon Britton. Ched Evans goes off and Daniel Bogdanovic comes on.

64:41
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jay Bothroyd on Richard Cresswell. Direct free kick taken by Steve Simonsen.

63:19
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Chris Burke, comfortable save by Steve Simonsen.

61:35
Goal
 

Jay Bothroyd scores a goal from inside the box low into the middle of the goal. Cardiff 1-1 Sheff Utd.Assist on the goal came from Michael Chopra.

59:41
 

A cross is delivered by Chris Burke, save by Steve Simonsen.

58:53
 

The ball is sent over by Nick Montgomery.

54:52
 

Jay Bothroyd concedes a free kick for a foul on Steve Simonsen. Steve Simonsen takes the direct free kick.

53:25
 

Ross McCormack comes on in place of Gavin Rae.

52:19
 

Peter Whittingham gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jamie Ward. Steve Simonsen restarts play with the free kick.

48:01 +3.01
 

Foul by Andy Taylor on Chris Burke, free kick awarded. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Peter Whittingham from right wing, Steve Simonsen makes a comfortable save.

50:19
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Peter Whittingham, Headed effort from inside the area by Mark Hudson misses to the right of the target.

48:12
 

Leon Britton fouled by Kevin McNaughton, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed by Stephen Quinn, clearance made by Gabor Gyepes.

45:41
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michael Chopra by Nick Montgomery. Peter Whittingham takes the free kick.

44:53
 

The referee blows for offside against Chris Burke. Steve Simonsen takes the indirect free kick.

44:25
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Chris Burke from the left by-line.

41:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Richard Cresswell on Kevin McNaughton. Peter Whittingham takes the free kick.

38:46
 

Jay Bothroyd is ruled offside. Steve Simonsen takes the free kick.

36:24
 

Jay Bothroyd goes into the book. The referee books Ched Evans for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

34:21
Red card
 

Kevin McNaughton fouled by Matthew Lowton, the ref awards a free kick. Red card for Matthew Lowton.

32:53
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jay Bothroyd by Chris Morgan. Peter Whittingham has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

31:50
 

Outswinging corner taken by Jamie Ward, Richard Cresswell produces a header from inside the area that goes over the crossbar.

31:33
 

Shot from 20 yards by Jamie Ward. David Marshall makes a brilliant save.

30:20
 

A cross is delivered by Jay Bothroyd, comfortable save by Steve Simonsen.

29:13
 

Inswinging corner taken by Chris Burke from the left by-line.

28:51
 

Corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham, Matthew Lowton manages to make a clearance.

28:46
 

Darcy Blake delivers the ball, clearance made by Johnny Ertl.

27:23
 

Foul by Daniel Drinkwater on Nick Montgomery, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Johnny Ertl.

26:40
 

The ball is sent over by Darcy Blake, Nick Montgomery manages to make a clearance.

23:53
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Ched Evans from inside the area low into the middle of the goal. Cardiff 0-1 Sheff Utd.Assist by Leon Britton.

22:22
 

Darcy Blake sends in a cross, save by Steve Simonsen.

21:38
 

Jay Bothroyd concedes a free kick for a foul on Johnny Ertl. Free kick taken by Stephen Quinn.

19:26
 

Andy Taylor gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris Burke. Direct free kick taken by Mark Hudson.

17:12
 

Chris Burke crosses the ball, comfortable save by Steve Simonsen.

12:11
 

Michael Chopra gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Johnny Ertl. Direct free kick taken by Steve Simonsen.

10:17
 

Foul by Ched Evans on Kevin McNaughton, free kick awarded. Peter Whittingham takes the free kick.

7:54
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Stephen Quinn.

7:25
 

Corner taken by Jamie Ward, David Marshall makes a save.

6:46
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Jamie Ward played to the near post, clearance made by Jay Bothroyd.

6:46
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Jamie Ward played to the near post, clearance made by Jay Bothroyd.

4:17
 

Stephen Quinn fouled by Daniel Drinkwater, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed by Jamie Ward, Darcy Blake makes a clearance.

4:17
 

Stephen Quinn fouled by Daniel Drinkwater, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed by Jamie Ward, Darcy Blake makes a clearance.

:8
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Morgan by Jay Bothroyd. Steve Simonsen takes the free kick.

Kick off
 

The game kicks-off.

Kick off
 

The game kicks-off.

Half time
 

The players leave the pitch at half time.

Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of the match.

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