• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 18 December 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Ricoh Arena
1 - 2
Norwich City

Norwich City

Holt 63"

Holt 86"

Coventry City vs Norwich City


Team Lineups

Coventry City

1 Westwood
2 Keogh
6 McPake
30 Cameron
24 Wood
7 Bell
17 Gunnarsson
8 Doyle
19 McSheffrey
9 King72"
22 Platt
Substitutes
23 Ireland
10 Eastwood
11 Jutkiewicz
15 Cranie
26 Clarke
29 O'Donovan
40 Thomas

Norwich City

1 Ruddy
2 Martin
5 Nelson
22 Ward
19 Lappin
18 Smith
15 Fox
12 Lansbury
10 Jackson
9 Holt63"86"
16 Martin
Substitutes
13 Rudd
14 Hoolahan
23 Johnson
24 McNamee
30 Tudur Jones
33 Berthel Askou
36 Habergham

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Coventry City

W W D L D L L L

Norwich City

W W W L W D D W
Head to Head
Norwich
1-2
Coventry 28-Feb-2009
Coventry
2-0
Norwich 09-Aug-2008
Coventry
1-0
Norwich 08-Mar-2008
Norwich
2-0
Coventry 24-Nov-2007
Norwich
1-1
Coventry 24-Feb-2007
Coventry
3-0
Norwich 09-Sep-2006

Live Text Commentary
94:17 +4.17
 

A cross is delivered by Michael Doyle, save by John Ruddy.

94:06 +4.06
 

Freddy Eastwood sends in a cross, Russell Martin manages to make a clearance.

93:19 +3.19
 

The offside flag is raised against Chris Martin. Keiren Westwood takes the direct free kick.

92:00 +2
Substitution
 

Korey Smith leaves the field to be replaced by Jens Berthel Askou.

91:41 +1.41
 

Shot by Freddy Eastwood from inside the penalty area bounces off the post.

91:12 +1.12
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Freddy Eastwood. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

90:25 +0.25
 

Henri Lansbury produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

90:01 +0.01
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Freddy Eastwood on Grant Holt. Russell Martin restarts play with the free kick.

89:14
Substitution
 

Freddy Eastwood joins the action as a substitute, replacing James McPake.

88:47
 

The referee cautions Nathan Cameron for unsporting behaviour. Nathan Cameron challenges Anthony McNamee unfairly and gives away a free kick. Anthony McNamee restarts play with the free kick.

86:58
Goal
 

Grant Holt scores a goal from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Coventry 1-2 Norwich.

86:54
 

David Fox takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post.

85:35
 

Corner taken by Chris Martin.

85:13
 

Henri Lansbury takes a shot. Keiren Westwood makes a save.

84:16
 

The ball is sent over by Russell Martin, save made by Keiren Westwood.

83:11
 

Gary McSheffrey produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the goal.

82:18
 

Shot from just outside the box by Marlon King goes over the bar.

81:54
 

Chris Martin takes a shot. Blocked by James McPake.

80:22
Substitution
 

(Norwich) makes a substitution, with Anthony McNamee coming on for Wesley Hoolahan.

80:22
Substitution
 

Anthony McNamee comes on in place of Wesley Hoolahan.

79:35
Substitution
 

(Coventry) makes a substitution, with Lukas Jutkiewicz coming on for Marlon King.

79:35
Substitution
 

Clive Platt leaves the field to be replaced by Lukas Jutkiewicz.

79:23
 

David Fox crosses the ball, clearance by Richard Wood.

78:58
 

Wesley Hoolahan delivers the ball.

77:39
 

A cross is delivered by Simon Lappin, Keiren Westwood makes a save.

77:25
 

Simon Lappin sends in a cross.

76:29
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Wesley Hoolahan.

76:03
 

Outswinging corner taken by David Fox from the right by-line, clearance made by Richard Keogh.

75:56
 

The ball is crossed by Simon Lappin, clearance by Nathan Cameron.

75:11
 

Marlon King delivers the ball, clearance by Elliott Ward.

74:22
 

Chris Martin has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide right of the target.

72:29
Goal
 

Goal scored by Marlon King from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Coventry 1-1 Norwich.

71:57
 

Richard Keogh takes a shot. Grant Holt gets a block in.

71:31
 

Elliott Ward takes a shot. Keiren Westwood makes a save.

67:48
 

Korey Smith fouled by Gary McSheffrey, the ref awards a free kick. Russell Martin takes the direct free kick.

67:02
 

Effort on goal by Korey Smith from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

66:41
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Richard Wood on Russell Martin. Wesley Hoolahan crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing, James McPake manages to make a clearance.

66:17
Substitution
 

Wesley Hoolahan joins the action as a substitute, replacing Simeon Jackson.

63:59
Goal
 

Grant Holt finds the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Coventry 0-1 Norwich.Assist by Russell Martin.

61:52
 

Elliott Ward fouled by Clive Platt, the ref awards a free kick. Elliott Ward restarts play with the free kick.

61:05
 

Chris Martin takes a shot. Michael Doyle gets a block in.

60:17
 

Foul by Elliott Ward on Clive Platt, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Gary McSheffrey.

59:24
 

Inswinging corner taken by David Fox, Michael Nelson has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide right of the goal.

58:55
 

Korey Smith takes a shot. James McPake gets a block in.

57:32
 

David Fox takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, Grant Holt takes a shot. Save by Keiren Westwood.

57:09
 

Chris Martin takes a shot. Blocked by Martin Cranie.

54:49
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Gary McSheffrey, Close range headed effort by Richard Wood goes wide of the left-hand post.

54:41
 

Marlon King crosses the ball, Michael Nelson gets a block in.

53:36
 

Unfair challenge on Richard Wood by Chris Martin results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Keiren Westwood.

53:03
 

Centre by Simon Lappin, clearance made by Richard Wood.

51:22
 

The referee penalises Henri Lansbury for handball. Direct free kick taken by Keiren Westwood.

50:54
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by David Fox, Richard Keogh makes a clearance.

50:35
 

Korey Smith takes a shot. Blocked by Richard Keogh.

47:28 +2.28
 

The ball is swung over by Russell Martin, blocked by Michael Doyle.

49:55
 

David Fox takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Marlon King.

49:48
 

Simon Lappin delivers the ball, Richard Keogh gets a block in.

47:21 +2.21
 

Simon Lappin produces a cross.

49:03
 

Martin Cranie takes a shot. Save made by John Ruddy.

47:54
 

Russell Martin sends in a cross, Grant Holt takes a shot. Save by Keiren Westwood.

47:17
 

Simon Lappin sends in a cross, save made by Keiren Westwood.

45:17 +0.17
 

Chris Martin delivers the ball, save by Keiren Westwood.

45:01
Substitution
 

David Bell goes off and Martin Cranie comes on.

44:54
 

David Bell takes a shot. Save by John Ruddy.

44:24
 

The ball is crossed by David Bell, Elliott Ward makes a clearance.

41:10
 

Clive Platt is cautioned. Free kick awarded for a foul by Marlon King on Grant Holt. Free kick taken by Simon Lappin.

39:34
 

Corner taken right-footed by David Bell, John Ruddy makes a save.

39:34
 

Corner taken right-footed by David Bell, John Ruddy makes a save.

39:16
 

Michael Doyle takes a shot. Blocked by Elliott Ward.

39:12
 

The ball is delivered by David Bell.

38:38
 

Marlon King crosses the ball, clearance by Elliott Ward.

37:21
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Henri Lansbury. Keiren Westwood restarts play with the free kick.

34:25
Red card
 

Aron Gunnarsson is shown a red card. Foul by Aron Gunnarsson on Henri Lansbury, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Simon Lappin.

34:25
 

Aron Gunnarsson dismissed for serious foul play. Aron Gunnarsson concedes a free kick for a foul on Henri Lansbury. Free kick taken by Simon Lappin.

32:36
 

The ball is swung over by Chris Martin, Richard Keogh makes a clearance.

31:46
 

Chris Martin delivers the ball, Keiren Westwood makes a save.

30:07
 

Henri Lansbury produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes wide left of the goal.

30:01
 

Russell Martin delivers the ball, clearance made by Nathan Cameron.

29:43
 

The ball is delivered by David Bell, save by John Ruddy.

28:56
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Gary McSheffrey goes wide of the right-hand post.

28:05
 

David Fox concedes a free kick for a foul on Gary McSheffrey. The free kick is swung in right-footed by David Bell.

25:25
 

Nathan Cameron gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Simeon Jackson. The free kick is delivered right-footed by David Fox from left wing, Clive Platt manages to make a clearance.

25:15
 

The ball is swung over by Richard Keogh.

24:36
Yellow card
 

David Fox receives a yellow card. Gary McSheffrey fouled by David Fox, the ref awards a free kick. Gary McSheffrey takes the direct free kick.

23:41
 

Michael Doyle concedes a free kick for a foul on Henri Lansbury. Henri Lansbury takes the free kick.

21:57
Yellow card
 

David Bell is given a yellow card. David Bell challenges Simon Lappin unfairly and gives away a free kick. Elliott Ward takes the free kick.

21:29
 

The ball is swung over by Henri Lansbury, clearance by Michael Doyle.

20:37
 

Gary McSheffrey challenges Henri Lansbury unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

20:19
 

Aron Gunnarsson delivers the ball, Henri Lansbury makes a clearance.

19:31
 

Marlon King takes a shot. Michael Nelson gets a block in.

18:22
 

Russell Martin crosses the ball, clearance made by Nathan Cameron.

17:42
 

The official flags Gary McSheffrey offside. Free kick taken by Russell Martin.

16:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Elliott Ward by Marlon King. John Ruddy restarts play with the free kick.

16:01
 

Korey Smith has an effort at goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

15:42
 

The ball is crossed by Chris Martin, James McPake manages to make a clearance.

14:07
 

David Bell fouled by Henri Lansbury, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Nathan Cameron.

13:00
 

Elliott Ward fouled by Clive Platt, the ref awards a free kick. John Ruddy restarts play with the free kick.

12:16
 

Henri Lansbury challenges Aron Gunnarsson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Gary McSheffrey has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

10:51
 

Simeon Jackson produces a left-footed shot from inside the area that clears the crossbar.

9:14
 

Gary McSheffrey crosses the ball, save by John Ruddy.

8:49
 

Korey Smith gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Bell. Keiren Westwood takes the free kick.

7:22
 

Corner taken right-footed by David Fox from the left by-line, save made by Keiren Westwood.

7:15
 

Grant Holt sends in a cross, Richard Keogh makes a clearance.

6:48
 

The ball is crossed by Russell Martin, Keiren Westwood makes a save.

5:51
 

Chris Martin takes a shot. Keiren Westwood makes a save.

5:42
 

Simon Lappin sends in a cross, James McPake manages to make a clearance.

4:44
 

The ball is delivered by Richard Keogh, Elliott Ward makes a clearance.

4:26
 

Korey Smith challenges Nathan Cameron unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Keiren Westwood.

3:16
 

Aron Gunnarsson concedes a free kick for a foul on David Fox. Michael Nelson takes the direct free kick.

1:10
 

Clive Platt is ruled offside. John Ruddy takes the free kick.

Kick off
 

The game kicks-off.

Half time
 

The match has reached half-time.

Full time
 

The final whistle goes and the game is over.

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2 Watford 39 32 72
3 Middlesbrough 39 29 72
4 Norwich 39 33 70
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7 Brentford 39 12 66
8 Wolverhampton 39 11 65
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10 Blackburn 39 1 54

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