• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 25 February 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Ricoh Arena

Coventry City vs Barnsley


Team Lineups

Coventry City

1 Murphy
31 Christie
2 Keogh
15 Cranie
26 Clarke
8 Baker
16 Norwood
12 Deegan
11 McSheffrey
18 Nimely
22 Platt
Substitutes
13 Dunn
4 Clingan
7 Bell
14 McDonald
30 Cameron

Barnsley

1 Steele
3 McEveley
4 Edwards
6 Foster
14 Wiseman
20 Golbourne
15 McNulty
16 Smith
7 Dawson
28 Tonge
9 Davies
Substitutes
12 Preece
10 Done
13 Dagnall
17 Cotterill
27 Gray

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Coventry City

W W D L D L L L

Barnsley

D L L W L L L L
Head to Head
Barnsley
2-0
Coventry 01-Oct-2011
Barnsley
2-1
Coventry 03-Jan-2011
Coventry
3-0
Barnsley 23-Oct-2010
Coventry
3-1
Barnsley 09-Jan-2010
Barnsley
0-2
Coventry 15-Aug-2009
Coventry
1-1
Barnsley 21-Apr-2009

Live Text Commentary
93:45 +3.45
 

Oliver Norwood has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

93:25 +3.25
 

Gary McSheffrey takes a shot.

92:29 +2.29
 

Unfair challenge on David Cotterill by Gary McSheffrey results in a free kick. Gary McSheffrey goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Scott Wiseman takes the direct free kick.

90:19 +0.19
Goal
 

Clive Platt finds the net with a headed goal from deep inside the penalty area. Coventry 1-0 Barnsley.Gary McSheffrey provided the assist for the goal.

89:37
 

David Bell crosses the ball, Stephen Foster makes a clearance. Gary McSheffrey delivers the ball.

89:16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Davies on Martin Cranie. Joe Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

88:46
 

Clive Platt takes a shot. Comfortable save by Luke Steele.

88:25
 

Oliver Norwood takes a shot. Blocked by Alex Nimely.

88:12
 

The ball is sent over by David Bell, save made by Luke Steele.

84:54
 

Gary Deegan takes a shot. Blocked by Scott Wiseman.

84:41
 

The ball is sent over by Gary McSheffrey, clearance made by Rob Edwards.

84:12
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Craig Davies. Joe Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

83:12
 

Oliver Norwood produces a cross, clearance made by Scott Wiseman.

80:49
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Foster on David Bell. Indirect free kick taken by Oliver Norwood.

79:26
 

Clive Platt takes a shot. Comfortable save by Luke Steele.

75:04
Substitution
 

Gary McSheffrey concedes a free kick for a foul on Korey Smith. Stephen Dawson leaves the field to be replaced by Andy Gray. Stephen Foster takes the free kick.

74:13
 

David Bell takes a shot. Blocked by Rob Edwards. The ball is sent over by Cyrus Christie.

71:35
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alex Nimely by Stephen Dawson. Oliver Norwood restarts play with the free kick.

71:05
 

Craig Davies has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

70:33
 

Foul by Clive Platt on Rob Edwards, free kick awarded. Luke Steele takes the direct free kick.

69:52
 

Craig Davies gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jordan Clarke. Free kick taken by Joe Murphy.

68:32
 

The ball is delivered by Alex Nimely, Headed effort from close range by Clive Platt goes wide left of the goal.

68:03
 

The ball is delivered by David Bell, clearance made by Stephen Foster.

67:21
 

The ball is sent over by Matty Done, Cyrus Christie gets a block in.

65:47
 

Martin Cranie takes a shot. Luke Steele makes a save.

64:32
 

Gary McSheffrey takes a shot. Save made by Luke Steele.

61:15
 

Stephen Dawson concedes a free kick for a foul on Alex Nimely. Free kick crossed by Oliver Norwood, clearance made by Rob Edwards. Corner from right by-line taken by Gary McSheffrey. Gary McSheffrey takes a shot. Rob Edwards gets a block in. Floated corner taken by David Bell from the right by-line.

61:10
 

Centre by Alex Nimely, Stephen Foster manages to make a clearance.

60:18
Substitution
 

Michael Tonge goes off and David Cotterill comes on. Matty Done replaces Scott Golbourne.

59:08
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jay McEveley on Alex Nimely. Gary McSheffrey produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

56:51
 

Gary McSheffrey takes a shot. Blocked by Stephen Dawson. Floated corner taken from the right by-line by David Bell.

56:01
 

Unfair challenge on Korey Smith by Gary McSheffrey results in a free kick. Luke Steele restarts play with the free kick.

55:03
Substitution
 

(Coventry) makes a substitution, with David Bell coming on for Carl Baker.

52:04
 

The ball is crossed by Cyrus Christie, blocked by Jay McEveley.

49:56
 

Jordan Clarke takes a shot. Stephen Dawson gets a block in.

48:23
 

Scott Golbourne is ruled offside. Joe Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

47:52
 

The ball is sent over by Cyrus Christie, clearance made by Stephen Foster.

45:59
 

The ball is delivered by Cyrus Christie, Rob Edwards manages to make a clearance.

45:26 +0.26
 

The ball is crossed by Carl Baker.

45:22
 

Gary Deegan takes a shot. Save made by Luke Steele.

44:19
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jordan Clarke on Korey Smith. Free kick crossed right-footed by Michael Tonge from right wing.

41:34
 

Jordan Clarke delivers the ball, Stephen Foster manages to make a clearance.

39:22
 

Shot by Alex Nimely from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.

38:59
 

The ball is delivered by Alex Nimely, save by Luke Steele.

37:06
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen Dawson by Gary Deegan. Jimmy McNulty takes the free kick.

36:51
 

The ball is swung over by Carl Baker.

35:59
 

The offside flag is raised against Scott Golbourne. Joe Murphy takes the indirect free kick.

32:30
 

Foul by Craig Davies on Jordan Clarke, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Joe Murphy.

32:00
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Alex Nimely on Jimmy McNulty. Rob Edwards takes the free kick.

31:34
 

Centre by Martin Cranie.

29:49
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Craig Davies. Martin Cranie takes the indirect free kick.

26:22
 

Corner taken by Carl Baker from the right by-line, Richard Keogh takes a shot. Save by Luke Steele.

25:43
 

The ball is swung over by Cyrus Christie, clearance made by Scott Wiseman.

25:13
 

The ball is delivered by Korey Smith, comfortable save by Joe Murphy.

23:19
 

Shot from just outside the box by Jimmy McNulty misses to the right of the goal.

20:44
 

Scott Golbourne fouled by Cyrus Christie, the ref awards a free kick. Jay McEveley takes the free kick.

19:37
 

Craig Davies gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Martin Cranie. Oliver Norwood restarts play with the free kick.

17:54
 

Michael Tonge takes a shot. Save made by Joe Murphy.

16:49
 

Effort on goal by Alex Nimely from inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

16:28
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Martin Cranie by Craig Davies. Joe Murphy takes the direct free kick.

15:56
 

Gary McSheffrey crosses the ball. The ball is sent over by Carl Baker.

15:07
 

Corner taken right-footed by Carl Baker.

15:01
 

The ball is sent over by Alex Nimely, Jay McEveley gets a block in.

13:40
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary Deegan on Michael Tonge. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Foster.

12:09
 

Scott Golbourne delivers the ball, Richard Keogh makes a clearance.

11:19
 

Unfair challenge on Gary Deegan by Stephen Dawson results in a free kick. Joe Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

10:11
 

Korey Smith is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Joe Murphy.

6:31
 

Cyrus Christie sends in a cross, Michael Tonge gets a block in. Corner taken by Carl Baker, Stephen Foster makes a clearance. Foul by Gary Deegan on Stephen Dawson, free kick awarded. Luke Steele takes the free kick.

5:34
 

The ball is sent over by Korey Smith.

2:02
 

Alex Nimely challenges Jimmy McNulty unfairly and gives away a free kick. Luke Steele takes the free kick.

1:15
 

Oliver Norwood gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stephen Dawson. Luke Steele restarts play with the free kick.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 39 42 73
2 Watford 39 32 72
3 Middlesbrough 39 29 72
4 Norwich 39 33 70
5 Derby 39 26 67
6 Ipswich 39 16 67
7 Brentford 39 12 66
8 Wolverhampton 39 11 65
9 Nottm Forest 39 8 57
10 Blackburn 39 1 54

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