• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Mon 09 April 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Cardiff City Stadium
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Miller 45"

1 - 1
Watford

Watford

Nosworthy 81"

Cardiff City vs Watford


Team Lineups

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
2 McNaughton
3 Taylor
5 Hudson
25 Turner
7 Whittingham
8 Cowie
11 Conway
17 Gunnarsson
37 McPhail
9 Miller45"
Substitutes
22 Heaton
4 Kiss
10 Earnshaw
13 Lawrence
27 Harris

Watford

35 Kuszczak
3 Dickinson
5 Taylor
12 Doyley
33 Nosworthy81"
4 Eustace
19 Buaben
22 Murray
26 Assombalonga
32 Hogg
9 Deeney
Substitutes
1 Loach
10 Iwelumo
17 Bennett
24 Whichelow
25 Garner

Possession Stats

52%
48%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Cardiff City

D W D L W L D W

Watford

W L D W W W W W
Head to Head
Watford
1-1
Cardiff 26-Dec-2011
Cardiff
4-2
Watford 22-Jan-2011
Watford
4-1
Cardiff 28-Dec-2010
Cardiff
3-1
Watford 21-Mar-2010
Watford
0-4
Cardiff 03-Oct-2009
Cardiff
2-1
Watford 18-Mar-2009


Live Text Commentary
94:53 +4.53
 

Chris Iwelumo has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.

94:38 +4.38
 

Don Cowie takes a shot. Nyron Nosworthy gets a block in.

93:26 +3.26
 

Aron Gunnarsson fouled by John Eustace, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by David Marshall.

92:43 +2.43
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Joe Garner by Andrew Taylor. Direct free kick taken by Nyron Nosworthy.

88:27
 

Aron Gunnarsson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Sean Murray. Direct free kick taken by Tomasz Kuszczak.

84:04
 

Shot from just outside the penalty area by Filip Kiss misses to the left of the target.

83:36
 

Robert Earnshaw takes a shot. Save by Tomasz Kuszczak.

81:40
Goal
 

Nyron Nosworthy grabs a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Cardiff 1-1 Watford.Sean Murray provided the assist for the goal.

80:36
 

Ben Turner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris Iwelumo. Direct free kick taken by Sean Murray.

77:07
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Don Cowie by Joe Garner results in a free kick. (Watford) makes a substitution, with Chris Iwelumo coming on for Prince Buaben. Liam Lawrence goes off and Robert Earnshaw comes on. Free kick taken by Ben Turner.

74:26
 

Liam Lawrence takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by John Eustace.

72:52
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Aron Gunnarsson by Lloyd Doyley results in a free kick. Lloyd Doyley is given a yellow card. Shot on goal comes in from Liam Lawrence from the free kick.

71:36
Yellow card
 

Prince Buaben fouled by Filip Kiss, the ref awards a free kick. Booking for Filip Kiss for unsporting behaviour. Carl Dickinson takes the direct free kick.

71:24
 

Mark Hudson has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the target.

70:25
Yellow card
 

Nyron Nosworthy challenges Aron Gunnarsson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nyron Nosworthy booked for unsporting behaviour. Peter Whittingham takes the direct free kick.

67:47
 

Sean Murray gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kevin McNaughton. David Marshall takes the free kick. David Marshall receives a caution for time wasting.

66:41
 

Inswinging corner taken by Don Cowie from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by John Eustace.

66:17
 

Peter Whittingham takes the inswinging corner, Nyron Nosworthy makes a clearance.

66:02
 

Aron Gunnarsson takes a shot. Save by Tomasz Kuszczak.

65:31
 

Close range strike by Troy Deeney goes over the bar.

65:12
 

Carl Dickinson takes a shot. Aron Gunnarsson gets a block in.

64:27
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Sean Murray, clearance by Filip Kiss.

62:53
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Liam Lawrence by Carl Dickinson. Peter Whittingham takes the free kick.

61:36
 

Corner taken right-footed by Sean Murray, clearance by Mark Hudson.

59:41
 

Corner taken right-footed by Sean Murray from the right by-line, Shot by Joe Garner. Ben Turner gets a block in. Shot by John Eustace from just outside the area goes over the net.

56:07
 

Corner taken right-footed by Sean Murray, Troy Deeney takes a shot. Blocked by Kenny Miller.

55:15
Substitution
 

Filip Kiss joins the action as a substitute, replacing Stephen McPhail. Corner taken right-footed by Sean Murray, Martin Taylor takes a shot. Save by David Marshall.

54:58
 

Prince Buaben takes a shot. Liam Lawrence gets a block in.

52:44
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nyron Nosworthy on Liam Lawrence. Direct free kick taken by Liam Lawrence.

51:02
 

Short corner taken by Peter Whittingham.

50:39
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham, Tomasz Kuszczak makes a save.

50:25
 

Header from close in by Kenny Miller bounces off the post.

47:21 +2.21
 

The referee blows for offside. Tomasz Kuszczak takes the free kick.

46:58 +1.58
 

Unfair challenge on Kenny Miller by Martin Taylor results in a free kick. Liam Lawrence restarts play with the free kick.

48:03
 

Jonathan Hogg fouled by Stephen McPhail, the ref awards a free kick. Sean Murray restarts play with the free kick.

47:10
 

Unfair challenge on Liam Lawrence by Prince Buaben results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mark Hudson.

46:25
 

Sean Murray has an effort at goal from outside the area which misses left.

45:17 +0.17
Goal
 

Kenny Miller finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close in. Cardiff 1-0 Watford.The assist for the goal came from Don Cowie.

45:01
Substitution
 

Joe Garner comes on in place of Britt Assombalonga.

45:00
 

John Eustace takes a shot. Save by David Marshall.

43:49
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ben Turner on Prince Buaben. Ben Turner receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Sean Murray.

43:24
 

Britt Assombalonga concedes a free kick for a foul on Kevin McNaughton. Mark Hudson takes the free kick.

43:04
 

Foul by Ben Turner on Martin Taylor, free kick awarded. Tomasz Kuszczak takes the free kick.

38:53
 

Nyron Nosworthy challenges Aron Gunnarsson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Liam Lawrence takes the free kick.

38:29
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Sean Murray, clearance by Aron Gunnarsson.

38:17
 

Carl Dickinson takes a shot. Stephen McPhail gets a block in.

37:02
Substitution
 

Liam Lawrence on for Craig Conway.

32:04
Yellow card
 

Craig Conway fouled by Jonathan Hogg, the ref awards a free kick. The referee shows Jonathan Hogg a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Kevin McNaughton takes the free kick.

28:28
 

Carl Dickinson challenges Craig Conway unfairly and gives away a free kick. Peter Whittingham delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing.

22:56
 

Unfair challenge on Don Cowie by Britt Assombalonga results in a free kick. Britt Assombalonga receives a caution. Andrew Taylor restarts play with the free kick.

20:29
 

Unfair challenge on Britt Assombalonga by Stephen McPhail results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Martin Taylor.

18:39
 

Britt Assombalonga concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephen McPhail. Direct free kick taken by Ben Turner.

17:15
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Britt Assombalonga. Indirect free kick taken by David Marshall.

16:48
 

Prince Buaben takes a shot. Blocked by Stephen McPhail.

13:29
 

Troy Deeney is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by David Marshall.

12:13
 

Stephen McPhail fouled by Jonathan Hogg, the ref awards a free kick. Mark Hudson restarts play with the free kick.

8:44
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andrew Taylor by Britt Assombalonga. David Marshall takes the direct free kick.

8:14
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Craig Conway goes wide of the right-hand upright.

4:30
 

Craig Conway takes a shot. Corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham to the near post, Header from close in by Ben Turner misses to the left of the goal.

3:20
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham played to the near post, Britt Assombalonga makes a clearance.

1:25
 

Peter Whittingham is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by Tomasz Kuszczak.

:29
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Martin Taylor.

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1 Watford 45 41 88
2 Bournemouth 44 47 84
3 Middlesbrough 45 31 84
4 Norwich 45 38 83
5 Ipswich 45 19 78
6 Derby 45 32 77
7 Brentford 45 16 75
8 Wolverhampton 45 12 75
9 Blackburn 45 6 64
10 Charlton 45 -3 60

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