• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sun 02 September 2012
  • Kick-off: 14:00
  • Venue: Cardiff City Stadium
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Whittingham 10" (P)

Whittingham 13"

Whittingham 64"

3 - 1

Cardiff City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers


Team Lineups

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
2 McNaughton
3 Taylor
5 Hudson
12 Connolly
7 Whittingham10"13"64"
14 Smith
16 Noone
18 Mutch
22 Helguson
23 Maynard
Substitutes
32 Lewis
8 Cowie
9 Velikonja
13 Kim
17 Gunnarsson
20 Mason
31 Nugent

Wolverhampton Wanderers

13 Ikeme
23 Zubar
14 Johnson
16 Berra
11 Ward
4 Edwards
7 Peszko
10 Sako9"
28 Doumbia
29 Doyle
9 Ebanks-Blake
Substitutes
31 De Vries
3 Elokobi
5 Stearman
18 Nouble
25 Batth
26 Davis
27 Forde

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Cardiff City

D W W D D D W W

Wolverhampton Wanderers

D W W W D L L W
Head to Head
Wolverhampton
2-2
Cardiff 22-Feb-2009
Cardiff
1-2
Wolverhampton 01-Nov-2008
Wolverhampton
3-0
Cardiff 22-Apr-2008
Cardiff
2-3
Wolverhampton 24-Oct-2007
Wolverhampton
1-2
Cardiff 20-Jan-2007
Cardiff
4-0
Wolverhampton 30-Sep-2006


Live Text Commentary
93:11 +3.11
 

Foul by Aron Gunnarsson on Kevin Doyle, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Christophe Berra.

89:49
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Peter Whittingham.

85:29
 

Bakary Sako takes a shot. Blocked by Matthew Connolly.

82:46
Substitution
 

Mark Hudson concedes a free kick for a foul on Bakary Sako. Anthony Forde replaces Slawomir Peszko. Bakary Sako takes the free kick.

81:10
 

Tommy Smith takes a shot. Richard Stearman gets a block in. Short corner taken by Peter Whittingham.

79:37
 

Don Cowie takes a shot. Carl Ikeme makes a comfortable save.

73:59
 

Christophe Berra fouled by Heidar Helguson, the ref awards a free kick. Bakary Sako takes the free kick.

72:32
Substitution
 

(Wolverhampton) makes a substitution, with Richard Stearman coming on for Ronald Zubar. (Wolverhampton) makes a substitution, with Frank Nouble coming on for David Edwards. Don Cowie joins the action as a substitute, replacing Craig Noone.

72:17
 

Effort on goal by Heidar Helguson from just inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

70:44
 

Corner taken by Bakary Sako from the left by-line, Mark Hudson makes a clearance.

70:06
 

Unfair challenge on Sylvan Ebanks-Blake by Aron Gunnarsson results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Bakary Sako.

68:11
 

David Edwards fouled by Tommy Smith, the ref awards a free kick. Christophe Berra restarts play with the free kick.

67:02
Substitution
 

Joe Mason joins the action as a substitute, replacing Nicky Maynard.

63:41
Goal
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Tongo Doumbia on Craig Noone. Peter Whittingham hits the back of the net with a goal direct from the free kick from just outside the penalty box to the top left corner of the goal. Cardiff 3-1 Wolverhampton.Assist on the goal came from Craig Noone.

61:12
 

Kevin McNaughton takes a shot. Christophe Berra gets a block in.

57:47
Substitution
 

Nicky Maynard fouled by Slawomir Peszko, the ref awards a free kick. (Cardiff) makes a substitution, with Aron Gunnarsson coming on for Jordon Mutch. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

56:32
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Nicky Maynard. Roger Johnson restarts play with the free kick.

55:53
 

Ronald Zubar takes a shot. Comfortable save by David Marshall.

52:54
 

Outswinging corner taken by Bakary Sako, Heidar Helguson makes a clearance.

51:33
 

Craig Noone takes a shot. David Edwards gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham, Mark Hudson takes a shot. Carl Ikeme makes a comfortable save.

49:59
 

Unfair challenge on Slawomir Peszko by Andrew Taylor results in a free kick. Ronald Zubar takes the free kick.

49:28
 

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

46:49 +1.49
 

Craig Noone takes the inswinging corner, save by Carl Ikeme.

47:37
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Peter Whittingham. Sylvan Ebanks-Blake challenges Kevin McNaughton unfairly and gives away a free kick. Sylvan Ebanks-Blake is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Peter Whittingham, Carl Ikeme makes a brilliant save.

45:27 +0.27
 

Craig Noone takes a shot. Save by Carl Ikeme.

44:41
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tongo Doumbia by Heidar Helguson. Stephen Ward restarts play with the free kick.

43:38
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by David Edwards on Tommy Smith. Mark Hudson takes the free kick.

41:51
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham.

40:21
 

Heidar Helguson challenges Christophe Berra unfairly and gives away a free kick. Roger Johnson takes the direct free kick.

37:02
 

Short corner taken by Peter Whittingham.

36:11
 

Roger Johnson challenges Heidar Helguson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed by Peter Whittingham, save made by Carl Ikeme.

35:33
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Sylvan Ebanks-Blake on Matthew Connolly. David Marshall takes the free kick.

32:48
 

Inswinging corner taken by Bakary Sako from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Heidar Helguson.

32:20
 

The offside flag is raised against Craig Noone. Ronald Zubar takes the indirect free kick.

30:19
 

Sylvan Ebanks-Blake produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

27:19
 

Kevin Doyle fouled by Matthew Connolly, the ref awards a free kick. Stephen Ward takes the free kick.

25:48
 

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

24:19
 

Sylvan Ebanks-Blake gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mark Hudson. David Marshall takes the direct free kick.

23:49
 

Foul by Peter Whittingham on Sylvan Ebanks-Blake, free kick awarded. Stephen Ward restarts play with the free kick.

21:53
 

Craig Noone takes the outswinging corner, Kevin Doyle makes a clearance. Tommy Smith produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

20:50
 

Sylvan Ebanks-Blake is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by Mark Hudson.

17:49
 

David Edwards takes a shot. Save made by David Marshall.

16:37
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Bakary Sako by Jordon Mutch. Jordon Mutch receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Stephen Ward takes the free kick.

14:50
 

Jordon Mutch concedes a free kick for a foul on Tongo Doumbia. Tongo Doumbia takes the direct free kick.

13:32
Goal
 

Goal scored by Peter Whittingham from just outside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Cardiff 2-1 Wolverhampton.Nicky Maynard provided the assist for the goal.

13:07
 

Unfair challenge on David Edwards by Matthew Connolly results in a free kick. Kevin Doyle takes the free kick.

10:25
Goal
 

Ronald Zubar concedes a Penalty for a foul on Craig Noone. Penalty taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham and scored. Cardiff 1-1 Wolverhampton.Craig Noone provided the assist for the goal.

8:34
Goal
 

Peter Whittingham concedes a free kick for a foul on Sylvan Ebanks-Blake. Bakary Sako grabs a goal direct from the free kick from just outside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Cardiff 0-1 Wolverhampton.The assist for the goal came from Sylvan Ebanks-Blake.

6:13
 

Unfair challenge on Christophe Berra by Jordon Mutch results in a free kick. Carl Ikeme takes the direct free kick.

5:13
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Peter Whittingham, Craig Noone takes a shot. Save by Carl Ikeme.

4:07
 

David Edwards takes a shot. Comfortable save by David Marshall. Corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line, Carl Ikeme makes a save.

3:27
 

Bakary Sako takes the inswinging corner, David Marshall makes a save.

1:49
 

Corner taken by Bakary Sako from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Nicky Maynard.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Brighton 5 4 13
2 Hull 5 4 10
3 Ipswich 5 3 10
4 QPR 5 2 10
5 Cardiff 5 3 9
6 Middlesbrough 5 4 8
7 Birmingham 4 3 8
8 Charlton 5 2 8
9 Burnley 5 0 8
10 Leeds 5 1 7

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