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  • Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 21 January 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Ricoh Arena
Coventry City

Coventry City

McSheffrey 35"

Nimely 56"

Bates 63" (OG)

3 - 1
Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough

McDonald 65"

Coventry City vs Middlesbrough


Team Lineups

Coventry City

1 Murphy
31 Christie
2 Keogh
15 Cranie
5 Hreidarsson
4 Clingan
32 Thomas
12 Deegan
11 McSheffrey35"
18 Nimely56"
22 Platt
Substitutes
13 Dunn
7 Bell
8 Baker
10 Eastwood
24 Wood

Middlesbrough

21 Coyne
3 Bennett
4 Bates63"
14 Williams
2 Hoyte
8 Thomson
38 Haroun
17 Robson
18 Arca
7 McDonald65"
9 Emnes
Substitutes
31 Ripley
6 McManus
22 Martin
29 McMahon
33 Smallwood

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Coventry City

W W D L D L L L

Middlesbrough

L W W W L D W W
Head to Head
Middlesbrough
1-1
Coventry 27-Aug-2011
Middlesbrough
2-1
Coventry 25-Apr-2011
Coventry
1-0
Middlesbrough 04-Dec-2010
Middlesbrough
1-1
Coventry 24-Apr-2010
Coventry
2-2
Middlesbrough 26-Sep-2009
Coventry
2-1
Middlesbrough 30-Apr-1966


Live Text Commentary
94:25 +4.25
 

Effort on goal by Freddy Eastwood from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar.

93:31 +3.31
 

A cross is delivered by Scott McDonald.

92:52 +2.52
 

Foul by Gary McSheffrey on Scott McDonald, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Faris Haroun.

91:23 +1.23
Red card
 

Unfair challenge on Sammy Clingan by Julio Arca results in a free kick. Joe Murphy takes the direct free kick. Julio Arca is sent off by the referee for professional foul.

89:43
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marvin Emnes by Martin Cranie. Direct free kick taken by Marvin Emnes.

89:03
 

Floated corner taken from the left by-line by Sammy Clingan.

88:35
 

David Bell takes a shot. Tony McMahon gets a block in.

88:09
 

Cyrus Christie takes a shot. Save made by Danny Coyne.

87:06
 

Corner taken by Sammy Clingan from the right by-line played to the near post, Richard Smallwood makes a clearance.

86:29
 

Alex Nimely takes a shot. Save made by Danny Coyne.

84:55
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alex Nimely by Stephen McManus. Free kick taken by Hermann Hreidarsson.

83:29
 

Short corner worked by Sammy Clingan.

82:46
 

Tony McMahon challenges Freddy Eastwood unfairly and gives away a free kick. Hermann Hreidarsson takes the free kick.

82:00
 

The ball is swung over by Barry Robson.

81:44
 

Centre by Tony McMahon, clearance by Cyrus Christie.

80:52
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Sammy Clingan, clearance made by Matthew Bates.

79:43
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Martin Cranie. Direct free kick taken by Danny Coyne.

78:59
Substitution
 

Freddy Eastwood on for Clive Platt.

78:11
 

Centre by Cyrus Christie.

77:32
 

Centre by Cyrus Christie, Tony McMahon makes a clearance.

76:04
 

Tony McMahon crosses the ball.

73:31
Yellow card
 

Hermann Hreidarsson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Richard Smallwood. Tony McMahon takes the direct free kick. Hermann Hreidarsson is shown a yellow card.

72:50
 

Gary McSheffrey takes a shot. Joe Murphy makes a fantastic save.

72:15
 

Gary McSheffrey challenges Tony McMahon unfairly and gives away a free kick. Tony McMahon restarts play with the free kick.

71:24
 

Richard Smallwood produces a left-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that misses to the left of the target.

71:04
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Richard Smallwood by Richard Keogh. Richard Smallwood restarts play with the free kick.

69:14
Substitution
 

Tony McMahon replaces Justin Hoyte. Rhys Williams leaves the field to be replaced by Richard Smallwood.

68:45
Substitution
 

Stephen McManus is brought on as a substitute for Joe Bennett.

68:30
 

The ball is swung over by Gary McSheffrey, clearance by Matthew Bates.

68:06
 

Gary McSheffrey delivers the ball, Matthew Bates gets a block in.

67:49
 

A cross is delivered by Scott McDonald, Joe Murphy makes a save.

66:45
 

Scott McDonald sends in a cross.

66:15
 

Scott McDonald takes a shot. Save by Joe Murphy.

65:04
Goal
 

The ball is crossed by Marvin Emnes, Scott McDonald grabs a headed goal from close in. Coventry 3-1 Middlesbrough.Assist by Marvin Emnes.

63:55
 

Shot from just outside the penalty box by Justin Hoyte misses to the left of the target.

61:09
Goal
 

An own goal is conceded by Matthew Bates. Coventry 3-0 Middlesbrough.

60:58
 

The ball is crossed by Cyrus Christie, Matthew Bates manages to make a clearance.

59:47
 

Corner taken right-footed by Sammy Clingan.

59:35
 

David Bell sends in a cross, Justin Hoyte manages to make a clearance.

57:58
 

Foul by Barry Robson on David Bell, free kick awarded. Richard Keogh takes the direct free kick. The referee cautions Barry Robson for unsporting behaviour.

57:46
 

A cross is delivered by Justin Hoyte, clearance made by Conor Thomas.

56:40
Goal
 

Alex Nimely finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the penalty area. Coventry 2-0 Middlesbrough.

55:30
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Gary McSheffrey by Rhys Williams. Rhys Williams shown a yellow card. Gary McSheffrey delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, clearance by Matthew Bates.

54:32
 

Clive Platt challenges Faris Haroun unfairly and gives away a free kick. Justin Hoyte takes the free kick.

53:45
 

Sammy Clingan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Faris Haroun. Barry Robson restarts play with the free kick.

53:17
 

Sammy Clingan takes the floated corner, clearance made by Matthew Bates.

52:53
 

David Bell takes a shot. Rhys Williams gets a block in.

49:44
 

David Bell delivers the ball, Rhys Williams manages to make a clearance.

48:56
 

Barry Robson produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

48:39
 

Scott McDonald fouled by Martin Cranie, the ref awards a free kick. Barry Robson restarts play with the free kick.

48:02
 

Effort from deep inside the area by David Bell misses to the right of the goal.

47:19
 

Alex Nimely takes a shot. Blocked by Rhys Williams.

46:33
 

Gary McSheffrey sends in a cross.

45:30 +0.3
 

Corner taken by Barry Robson from the left by-line.

45:52
 

Floated corner taken from the right by-line by Sammy Clingan.

45:40
 

Alex Nimely crosses the ball, blocked by Rhys Williams.

45:10 +0.1
 

Joe Bennett takes a shot. Save by Joe Murphy.

45:01
Substitution
 

David Bell is brought on as a substitute for Gary Deegan.

44:35
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Barry Robson from the right by-line to the near post, Sammy Clingan manages to make a clearance.

44:23
 

Joe Bennett delivers the ball, Richard Keogh gets a block in.

43:33
 

Hermann Hreidarsson sends in a cross, save by Danny Coyne.

41:53
 

Gary Deegan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Julio Arca. Gary Deegan goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Julio Arca takes the free kick.

40:34
 

Gary McSheffrey challenges Scott McDonald unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Rhys Williams.

38:12
 

Kevin Thomson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gary McSheffrey. Direct free kick taken by Martin Cranie. Kevin Thomson sent from the field by the ref for second bookable offence.

37:51
 

Centre by Justin Hoyte, Richard Keogh makes a clearance.

37:08
 

Gary McSheffrey challenges Justin Hoyte unfairly and gives away a free kick. Kevin Thomson takes the direct free kick.

35:39
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Gary McSheffrey from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Coventry 1-0 Middlesbrough.Assist by Alex Nimely.

34:30
 

Alex Nimely challenges Rhys Williams unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Danny Coyne.

33:21
 

Unfair challenge on Conor Thomas by Julio Arca results in a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Sammy Clingan.

29:39
 

Corner taken by Barry Robson from the left by-line.

28:10
Yellow card
 

Kevin Thomson concedes a free kick for a foul on Cyrus Christie. Sammy Clingan takes the direct free kick. Booking for Kevin Thomson.

26:38
 

The ball is delivered by Barry Robson.

25:06
 

Julio Arca delivers the ball, blocked by Gary Deegan.

24:27
 

Barry Robson takes a short corner.

24:02
 

Corner taken left-footed by Barry Robson from the right by-line, clearance by Sammy Clingan.

23:42
 

Joe Bennett takes a shot. Save by Joe Murphy.

22:25
 

The ball is sent over by Scott McDonald, Martin Cranie makes a clearance.

22:05
 

The ball is crossed by Richard Keogh, Matthew Bates manages to make a clearance.

20:32
 

The ball is swung over by Julio Arca.

19:15
 

Floated corner taken by Sammy Clingan.

18:59
 

A cross is delivered by Gary McSheffrey, Matthew Bates makes a clearance.

16:55
 

Barry Robson takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Sammy Clingan.

16:42
 

The ball is delivered by Rhys Williams, clearance made by Conor Thomas.

16:06
 

Corner taken by Barry Robson from the left by-line.

15:54
 

The ball is sent over by Faris Haroun, blocked by Richard Keogh.

13:42
 

Gary McSheffrey fouled by Faris Haroun, the ref awards a free kick. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Sammy Clingan, save made by Danny Coyne.

12:33
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Barry Robson, clearance made by Hermann Hreidarsson.

11:40
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Sammy Clingan.

11:31
 

Centre by Alex Nimely, blocked by Matthew Bates.

10:22
 

Gary McSheffrey produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.

9:20
 

The ball is swung over by Cyrus Christie, save made by Danny Coyne.

8:18
 

Scott McDonald takes a shot. Joe Murphy makes a fantastic save.

7:28
 

Barry Robson fouled by Sammy Clingan, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Barry Robson from left wing, Richard Keogh makes a clearance.

6:11
 

Julio Arca takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.

4:56
 

Outswinging corner taken by Barry Robson from the left by-line, Clive Platt manages to make a clearance.

4:31
 

Marvin Emnes takes a shot. Richard Keogh gets a block in.

3:53
 

Scott McDonald takes a shot. Blocked by Martin Cranie.

1:01
 

Shot by Scott McDonald. Save by Joe Murphy.

:52
 

A cross is delivered by Joe Bennett.

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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