• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 07 August 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Ricoh Arena

Coventry City vs Portsmouth


Team Lineups

Coventry City

1 Westwood
2 Keogh
30 Cameron
20 Turner
15 Cranie
7 Bell
5 Carsley
8 Doyle
19 McSheffrey
10 Eastwood3"69"
11 Jutkiewicz
Substitutes
33 Quirke
4 Clingan
6 McPake
18 Baker
22 Platt
24 Wood
29 O'Donovan

Portsmouth

1 Ashdown
8 Mullins
4 Mokoena
25 Sonko
5 Ritchie
11 Brown
6 Wilson
22 Hughes
10 Nugent
17 Utaka
21 Smith
Substitutes
31 O'Brien
24 Ciftci
39 Gregory
14 Pack

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Coventry City

W W D L D L L L

Portsmouth

L D D L W W L L


Live Text Commentary
93:33 +3.33
 

Shot from just outside the penalty box by Michael Brown misses to the left of the target.

92:56 +2.56
 

Hayden Mullins takes a shot. Blocked by Nathan Cameron.

92:30 +2.3
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Michael Brown.

90:37 +0.37
 

Gary McSheffrey takes a shot. Save by Jamie Ashdown. Martin Cranie challenges Nadir Ciftci unfairly and gives away a free kick. Marc Wilson produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.

89:02
 

Handball decision goes against Richard Keogh. Ibrahima Sonko restarts play with the free kick.

88:00
 

The ball is delivered by Peter Gregory.

85:38
 

Michael Doyle concedes a free kick for a foul on Tommy Smith. Matt Ritchie crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, save made by Keiren Westwood.

85:01
 

Richard Keogh gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Hayden Mullins. Jamie Ashdown takes the direct free kick.

84:34
 

Clive Platt takes a shot. Blocked by Ibrahima Sonko.

84:09
 

Freddy Eastwood takes a shot. Blocked by Marc Wilson.

82:35
Substitution
 

(Portsmouth) makes a substitution, with Peter Gregory coming on for John Utaka.

81:55
 

The ball is crossed by Nadir Ciftci.

78:54
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Hayden Mullins on Freddy Eastwood. Keiren Westwood takes the free kick.

78:27
 

Matt Ritchie sends in a cross.

75:49
Substitution
 

Carl Baker comes on in place of David Bell.

74:56
 

The ball is sent over by Gary McSheffrey, Nadir Ciftci gets a block in.

74:47
 

Richard Keogh produces a cross.

74:39
 

Martin Cranie crosses the ball, clearance made by Matt Ritchie.

72:01
Substitution
 

Effort from deep inside the area by David Bell misses to the left of the target. Richard Hughes goes off and Nadir Ciftci comes on. Lukas Jutkiewicz goes off and Clive Platt comes on.

71:33
 

The ball is sent over by Tommy Smith.

70:25
 

The ball is crossed by Matt Ritchie.

69:03
Goal
 

David Bell delivers the ball, Freddy Eastwood scores a headed goal from inside the penalty box. Coventry 2-0 Portsmouth.The assist for the goal came from David Bell.

68:24
 

Hayden Mullins is adjudged to have handled the ball. Keiren Westwood takes the direct free kick.

67:09
 

Shot from just outside the penalty area by Lukas Jutkiewicz misses to the left of the target.

66:14
 

A cross is delivered by Matt Ritchie, Richard Keogh gets a block in.

65:57
 

Gary McSheffrey concedes a free kick for a foul on Hayden Mullins. Direct free kick taken by Marc Wilson.

64:46
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz delivers the ball.

63:08
 

Gary McSheffrey takes a shot. Blocked by Marc Wilson. Corner taken by David Bell from the left by-line played to the near post.

60:48
 

Unfair challenge on David Nugent by Ben Turner results in a free kick. Ben Turner goes into the referee's book. Free kick crossed by Matt Ritchie, comfortable save by Keiren Westwood.

59:39
 

The ball is delivered by Tommy Smith, clearance by Nathan Cameron. Corner from the left by-line taken by Matt Ritchie, clearance by Ben Turner.

59:08
 

The ball is sent over by Hayden Mullins, Nathan Cameron manages to make a clearance. Hayden Mullins produces a cross, Matt Ritchie manages to make a clearance.

57:53
 

Ibrahima Sonko challenges Lukas Jutkiewicz unfairly and gives away a free kick. Gary McSheffrey crosses the ball in from the free kick, comfortable save by Jamie Ashdown.

56:25
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on John Utaka by Ben Turner. Aaron Mokoena takes the direct free kick.

55:19
 

Gary McSheffrey crosses the ball, Marc Wilson makes a clearance.

55:04
 

Gary McSheffrey decides to take a short corner.

54:51
 

David Bell produces a cross.

52:47
 

Centre by Michael Doyle.

52:43
 

David Bell sends in a cross.

51:48
 

Richard Keogh concedes a free kick for a foul on John Utaka. Ibrahima Sonko takes the free kick.

50:22
 

John Utaka gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Richard Keogh. Keiren Westwood restarts play with the free kick.

48:05
 

David Bell fouled by Tommy Smith, the ref awards a free kick. Gary McSheffrey has an effort direct from the free kick.

47:53
 

A cross is delivered by Aaron Mokoena, Lee Carsley makes a clearance.

47:27
 

Ben Turner concedes a free kick for a foul on Hayden Mullins. Marc Wilson takes the direct free kick.

45:52 +0.52
 

David Bell produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.

46:02
 

Corner taken by Gary McSheffrey from the right by-line.

45:33 +0.33
 

Tommy Smith is ruled offside. Keiren Westwood takes the free kick.

45:29
 

Gary McSheffrey takes a shot. Hayden Mullins gets a block in.

45:06 +0.06
 

Marc Wilson takes a shot. Tommy Smith gets a block in.

40:08
 

Gary McSheffrey delivers the ball.

35:47
 

The ball is crossed by David Bell, Foul by Gary McSheffrey on Hayden Mullins, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Jamie Ashdown.

33:33
 

Marc Wilson produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal.

31:47
 

Richard Keogh challenges John Utaka unfairly and gives away a free kick. The referee books John Utaka for dissent. Marc Wilson takes the direct free kick.

30:17
 

Hayden Mullins gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lukas Jutkiewicz. Direct free kick taken by Martin Cranie.

29:52
 

Matt Ritchie takes a shot. Blocked by Nathan Cameron.

29:42
 

The ball is sent over by Michael Brown, Ben Turner manages to make a clearance.

28:39
 

The ball is crossed by David Bell, blocked by Matt Ritchie.

27:16
 

Freddy Eastwood concedes a free kick for a foul on Aaron Mokoena. Jamie Ashdown takes the free kick.

26:21
 

A cross is delivered by Richard Keogh, Ibrahima Sonko makes a clearance.

25:54
 

Corner taken by Gary McSheffrey from the right by-line played to the near post, Jamie Ashdown makes a brilliant save.

25:45
 

The ball is crossed by Richard Keogh, blocked by Matt Ritchie.

24:43
 

Freddy Eastwood takes a shot. Blocked by Ibrahima Sonko.

21:16
 

John Utaka challenges Richard Keogh unfairly and gives away a free kick. Richard Keogh takes the direct free kick.

20:11
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marc Wilson by Lukas Jutkiewicz. Matt Ritchie restarts play with the free kick.

18:45
 

Foul by Lukas Jutkiewicz on Marc Wilson, free kick awarded. Matt Ritchie crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance made by Lukas Jutkiewicz.

17:38
 

The ball is delivered by Richard Keogh.

15:22
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Tommy Smith. Keiren Westwood restarts play with the free kick.

15:03
 

Tommy Smith decides to take the corner short.

14:15
 

Unfair challenge on Matt Ritchie by Freddy Eastwood results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jamie Ashdown.

13:11
 

Tommy Smith produces a cross.

12:43
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz takes a shot. Blocked by Ibrahima Sonko.

12:05
 

Shot by Tommy Smith. Blocked by Ben Turner.

11:33
 

A cross is delivered by Tommy Smith, blocked by Michael Doyle. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Matt Ritchie, Lee Carsley manages to make a clearance.

10:49
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Matt Ritchie, clearance made by Richard Keogh.

9:10
 

Richard Keogh produces a left-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

8:57
 

The ball is delivered by Michael Doyle.

5:12
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Doyle on Michael Brown. Marc Wilson takes the free kick.

3:39
Goal
 

Freddy Eastwood fires in a goal from close range low into the middle of the goal. Coventry 1-0 Portsmouth.Assist by Michael Doyle.

2:49
 

David Bell takes a shot. Blocked by Marc Wilson. Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Gary McSheffrey.

:43
 

Marc Wilson produces a right-footed shot from outside the box and misses left.

Kick off
 

The match gets underway.

Half time
 

The first half comes to an end.

Full time
 

The final whistle is blown by the referee.

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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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