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  • Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 23 October 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Cardiff City Stadium
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Whittingham 70" (P)

Gunnarsson 90"

2 - 1
Watford

Watford

Hoban 27"

Cardiff City vs Watford


Team Lineups

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
12 Connolly
5 Hudson
6 Turner
3 Taylor
16 Noone
7 Whittingham70"
8 Cowie
14 Smith
39 Bellamy
22 Helguson
Substitutes
32 Lewis
2 McNaughton
11 Conway
13 Kim
15 Gestede
17 Gunnarsson90"
20 Mason

Watford

1 Almunia
18 Pudil
6 Hall
12 Doyley
31 Hoban27"
27 Cassetti
39 Chalobah
8 Hogg
7 Yeates
20 Vydra
36 Geijo
Substitutes
30 Bond
9 Deeney
16 Murray
21 Anya
22 Abdi
29 Thompson
41 Forestieri

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Cardiff City

W D L W L D W W

Watford

L D W W W W W D
Head to Head
Cardiff
1-1
Watford 09-Apr-2012
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


Live Text Commentary
94:47 +4.47
 

Jonathan Hogg takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

93:49 +3.49
 

Craig Noone produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

90:46 +0.46
Goal
 

Aron Gunnarsson finds the back of the net with a headed goal from deep inside the penalty area. Cardiff 2-1 Watford.Craig Noone provided the assist for the goal.

89:14
 

The ball is swung over by Andrew Taylor.

89:08
 

Don Cowie delivers the ball, Adam Thompson manages to make a clearance.

86:56
 

Don Cowie gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ikechi Anya. Free kick taken by Mark Yeates.

86:19
 

The ball is crossed by Craig Noone.

85:36
 

Don Cowie crosses the ball, Rudy Gestede takes a shot. Save by Manuel Almunia.

84:51
 

Centre by Andrew Taylor.

84:36
 

Troy Deeney challenges Mark Hudson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Mark Hudson.

83:26
Substitution
 

Aron Gunnarsson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Tommy Smith.

82:43
 

A cross is delivered by Mark Hudson.

82:18
 

Mark Yeates takes a shot. Save made by David Marshall.

80:52
 

Peter Whittingham sends in a cross, Don Cowie produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.

80:31
 

A cross is delivered by Matthew Connolly, clearance by Jonathan Hogg.

80:07
 

Andrew Taylor sends in a cross, clearance made by Lloyd Doyley.

79:56
 

Shot from 20 yards by Peter Whittingham. Blocked by Jonathan Hogg.

79:03
 

The ball is sent over by Craig Noone.

77:18
 

Tommy Smith takes a shot. Save made by Manuel Almunia.

76:17
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line, Shot by Matthew Connolly from inside the six-yard box clear the bar.

75:22
 

Ikechi Anya gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tommy Smith. Strike on goal comes in from Peter Whittingham from the free kick, Manuel Almunia makes a save.

74:41
 

Troy Deeney produces a header from inside the area that goes over the crossbar.

72:40
Substitution
 

Corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line, Mark Hudson challenges Adam Thompson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Rudy Gestede comes on in place of Ben Turner. Alexandre Geijo leaves the field to be replaced by Troy Deeney. Manuel Almunia takes the free kick.

72:12
 

Corner taken short by Tommy Smith.

71:19
Red card
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Alexandre Geijo. Nathaniel Chalobah is shown a red card for second bookable offence. Indirect free kick taken by David Marshall.

70:55
Substitution
 

Marco Cassetti goes off and Adam Thompson comes on.

69:34
Goal
 

Handball by Mark Yeates. Mark Yeates shown a yellow card. Peter Whittingham scores a power penalty. Cardiff 1-1 Watford.

69:00
 

Matthew Connolly takes a shot.

68:34
 

The ball is swung over by Craig Noone, Tommy Smith takes a shot. Clearance made by Tommie Hoban.

67:56
 

A cross is delivered by Heidar Helguson, Manuel Almunia makes a comfortable save.

67:36
 

Ikechi Anya sends in a cross.

66:58
 

Heidar Helguson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tommie Hoban. Manuel Almunia takes the free kick.

64:34
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Peter Whittingham, Header from close range by Heidar Helguson misses to the right of the target.

64:25
 

The ball is sent over by Andrew Taylor, clearance made by Tommie Hoban.

63:12
Red card
 

Daniel Pudil shown a red card.

61:58
 

Peter Whittingham takes the outswinging corner, clearance by Alexandre Geijo.

61:37
 

Centre by Andrew Taylor, Craig Noone takes a shot. Save by Manuel Almunia.

61:33
 

The ball is swung over by Craig Noone.

61:12
 

The ball is sent over by Craig Noone, Tommie Hoban manages to make a clearance.

60:58
 

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

60:52
 

The ball is sent over by Joe Mason, Marco Cassetti manages to make a clearance.

59:58
Substitution
 

Matej Vydra leaves the field to be replaced by Ikechi Anya.

59:37
 

Fitz Hall takes a shot.

59:01
 

Inswinging corner taken by Mark Yeates from the left by-line played to the near post, Alexandre Geijo takes a shot. Ben Turner gets a block in.

58:43
 

Alexandre Geijo takes a shot. Save by David Marshall.

57:25
 

A cross is delivered by Andrew Taylor, comfortable save by Manuel Almunia.

55:51
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Matej Vydra by Mark Hudson. Mark Hudson goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Daniel Pudil takes the direct free kick.

55:28
 

Centre by Andrew Taylor, clearance by Tommie Hoban.

52:15
 

Shot from just outside the box by Craig Noone goes over the bar.

52:05
 

Don Cowie delivers the ball, clearance by Fitz Hall.

50:32
 

The ball is sent over by Andrew Taylor, clearance by Marco Cassetti.

49:45
 

Corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham to the near post, Alexandre Geijo makes a clearance.

49:37
 

The ball is swung over by Matthew Connolly, Lloyd Doyley gets a block in.

46:55 +1.55
 

Shot from just outside the area by Daniel Pudil goes over the bar.

46:28 +1.28
 

Corner taken by Mark Yeates played to the near post, clearance by Peter Whittingham.

46:10 +1.1
 

Jonathan Hogg takes a shot. Blocked by Ben Turner.

47:09
 

Unfair challenge on Andrew Taylor by Mark Yeates results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

46:54
 

Alexandre Geijo concedes a free kick for a foul on Ben Turner. Free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

46:31
 

Heidar Helguson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Manuel Almunia. Manuel Almunia restarts play with the free kick.

46:12
 

The ball is sent over by Craig Noone, save made by Manuel Almunia.

45:16 +0.16
 

A cross is delivered by Matthew Connolly, clearance made by Marco Cassetti.

45:01
Substitution
 

Joe Mason comes on in place of Craig Bellamy.

43:55
 

Craig Bellamy delivers the ball.

40:13
 

Craig Bellamy is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Manuel Almunia.

37:20
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Craig Noone. Manuel Almunia takes the free kick.

37:06
 

Mark Yeates concedes a free kick for a foul on Tommy Smith. Matthew Connolly takes the direct free kick.

36:33
 

Lloyd Doyley produces a cross, Ben Turner makes a clearance.

32:53
Yellow card
 

Nathaniel Chalobah challenges Peter Whittingham unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nathaniel Chalobah shown a yellow card. Craig Bellamy sends in a cross, Header by Don Cowie from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

30:46
 

The ball is swung over by Tommy Smith.

29:30
 

Shot from inside the six-yard box by Don Cowie goes wide right of the target.

27:47
Goal
 

Tommie Hoban scores a goal from close in low into the middle of the goal. Cardiff 0-1 Watford.Assist on the goal came from Marco Cassetti.

26:19
 

Mark Yeates takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Marco Cassetti takes a shot. David Marshall makes a save.

26:12
 

Mark Yeates delivers the ball, Mark Hudson manages to make a clearance.

24:58
 

Tommy Smith produces a cross.

23:02
 

Peter Whittingham produces a cross.

21:16
 

Unfair challenge on Peter Whittingham by Marco Cassetti results in a free kick. Peter Whittingham delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, clearance made by Mark Yeates.

20:04
 

Corner taken right-footed by Craig Bellamy to the near post, Alexandre Geijo manages to make a clearance.

17:49
Yellow card
 

Craig Noone fouled by Marco Cassetti, the ref awards a free kick. The referee shows Marco Cassetti a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. The ball is swung over by Craig Bellamy, Ben Turner produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

17:02
 

Corner taken right-footed by Mark Yeates, save by David Marshall.

16:45
 

Matej Vydra takes a shot. Save by David Marshall.

15:17
 

Centre by Tommy Smith, Mark Yeates manages to make a clearance.

11:12
 

The ball is swung over by Craig Noone, Tommy Smith takes a shot. Comfortable save by Manuel Almunia.

10:36
 

Unfair challenge on Heidar Helguson by Lloyd Doyley results in a free kick. Peter Whittingham restarts play with the free kick.

9:57
 

Craig Bellamy is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Manuel Almunia.

8:35
 

Unfair challenge on Alexandre Geijo by Peter Whittingham results in a free kick. Mark Yeates takes the free kick.

7:52
 

Foul by Alexandre Geijo on Mark Hudson, free kick awarded. Don Cowie restarts play with the free kick.

5:07
 

Foul by Alexandre Geijo on Andrew Taylor, free kick awarded. Ben Turner restarts play with the free kick.

4:28
 

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

3:12
 

The referee blows for offside against Craig Noone. Manuel Almunia restarts play with the free kick.

1:52
 

Craig Noone crosses the ball, save made by Manuel Almunia.

1:33
 

The ball is delivered by Craig Bellamy, Fitz Hall manages to make a clearance.

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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