• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 05 February 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Selhurst Park

Crystal Palace vs Middlesbrough


Team Lineups

Crystal Palace

1 Speroni
2 Clyne
5 McCarthy
31 Gardner
29 Moxey
16 Zaha
30 Marrow
3 Wright
7 Ambrose
20 Vaughan
19 Easter
Substitutes
13 Price
4 Davis
6 Barrett
9 Iversen
10 Garvan
14 Scannell
32 Counago

Middlesbrough

30 Steele
29 McMahon
24 Hines
4 Bates
27 Bennett
28 Franks
10 Bailey
26 Taylor
20 Arca
9 Boyd
15 Lita
Substitutes
39 Ripley
3 Haas
7 McDonald
19 Halliday
23 Grounds
33 Smallwood
38 Park

Possession Stats

36%
64%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Crystal Palace

L D D D W D W W

Middlesbrough

L W L W L W W L
Head to Head
Middlesbrough
2-1
Crystal Palace 06-Nov-2010
Middlesbrough
1-1
Crystal Palace 03-Apr-2010
Crystal Palace
1-0
Middlesbrough 07-Nov-2009
Middlesbrough
2-3
Crystal Palace 01-May-1994
Crystal Palace
0-1
Middlesbrough 23-Mar-1994
Middlesbrough
2-1
Crystal Palace 23-Jan-1988

Live Text Commentary
93:34 +3.34
 

Joe Bennett crosses the ball, Patrick McCarthy makes a clearance.

92:38 +2.38
 

The ball is swung over by Wilfried Zaha.

91:38 +1.38
Yellow card
 

Wilfried Zaha booked.

87:04
 

Corner taken left-footed by Cameron Park from the right by-line to the near post, Julio Arca concedes a free kick for a foul on Dean Moxey. Julian Speroni takes the direct free kick.

86:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nicky Bailey by Wilfried Zaha. Nicky Bailey takes the direct free kick.

85:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tony McMahon by Sean Scannell. Free kick taken by Julio Arca.

84:18
 

Nicky Bailey produces a cross, Leroy Lita challenges Dean Moxey unfairly and gives away a free kick. Julian Speroni restarts play with the free kick.

83:38
 

Wilfried Zaha challenges Tony McMahon unfairly and gives away a free kick. Tony McMahon takes the direct free kick.

82:55
 

Steffen Iversen is ruled offside. Nicky Bailey restarts play with the free kick.

78:25
Substitution
 

Steffen Iversen comes on in place of James Vaughan. Sean Scannell is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Tony McMahon restarts play with the free kick.

77:30
 

Shot by Wilfried Zaha from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.

73:35
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Pablo Counago played to the near post, Tony McMahon makes a clearance.

72:55
 

James Vaughan fouled by Joe Bennett, the ref awards a free kick. Pablo Counago takes the free kick.

72:30
 

Nicky Bailey takes a shot. Save by Julian Speroni.

70:25
Substitution
 

(Crystal Palace) makes a substitution, with Pablo Counago coming on for Jermaine Easter.

69:52
 

The ball is crossed by Tony McMahon, save made by Julian Speroni.

68:27
 

The ball is swung over by Jermaine Easter.

67:09
Yellow card
 

Jermaine Easter is given a yellow card. Free kick awarded for a foul by Jermaine Easter on Jason Steele. Jason Steele restarts play with the free kick.

66:16
 

Corner taken by Sean Scannell from the right by-line played to the near post, Nicky Bailey makes a clearance.

66:03
 

Dean Moxey produces a cross, clearance made by Jonathan Grounds.

62:50
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Tony McMahon, save by Julian Speroni.

62:37
 

The ball is delivered by Scott McDonald, save by Julian Speroni.

61:20
Substitution
 

Sean Scannell is brought on as a substitute for Darren Ambrose.

60:15
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jermaine Easter. Indirect free kick taken by Jason Steele.

59:55
 

Scott McDonald produces a cross, save by Julian Speroni.

58:25
Substitution
 

Scott McDonald comes on in place of Kris Boyd.

57:00
 

Corner taken by Tony McMahon from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Darren Ambrose. Corner taken right-footed by Tony McMahon from the right by-line to the near post, Patrick McCarthy makes a clearance.

56:11
 

Jermaine Easter challenges Jonathan Grounds unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jason Steele takes the direct free kick.

55:44
 

Darren Ambrose takes a shot. Save by Jason Steele.

54:12
 

Nicky Bailey fouled by Jermaine Easter, the ref awards a free kick. Julio Arca takes the free kick.

52:46
 

The referee blows for offside against Jermaine Easter. Jason Steele takes the indirect free kick.

52:15
 

The ball is sent over by Tony McMahon, Nathaniel Clyne manages to make a clearance.

50:49
 

Leroy Lita takes a shot. Julian Speroni makes a save.

48:06
 

Jermaine Easter takes a shot. Save by Jason Steele. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Darren Ambrose from the left by-line to the near post, Jonathan Grounds manages to make a clearance.

46:43
 

Corner taken by Tony McMahon played to the near post, clearance by Anthony Gardner.

46:25
 

Tony McMahon crosses the ball, clearance made by Anthony Gardner.

45:14
 

James Vaughan concedes a free kick for a foul on Tony McMahon. Jason Steele takes the direct free kick.

45:01
Substitution
 

Cameron Park is brought on as a substitute for Jonathan Franks.

41:17
 

Joe Bennett crosses the ball, save by Julian Speroni.

37:50
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Julio Arca by Jermaine Easter. Direct free kick taken by Jonathan Grounds.

36:51
 

Wilfried Zaha is caught offside. Julio Arca takes the free kick.

35:11
Goal
 

James Vaughan finds the back of the net with a goal from the edge of the penalty box high into the middle of the goal. Crystal Palace 1-0 Middlesbrough.

31:31
 

Short corner taken by Darren Ambrose.

31:07
 

Darren Ambrose takes a shot. Blocked by Seb Hines.

30:35
 

Darren Ambrose takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Tony McMahon manages to make a clearance.

30:22
 

The ball is delivered by David Wright, Jonathan Grounds gets a block in.

27:32
 

Leroy Lita has an effort at goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

26:41
 

Kris Boyd takes a shot.

25:49
 

Alex Marrow concedes a free kick for a foul on Leroy Lita. Julio Arca takes the direct free kick.

24:06
 

Jonathan Grounds handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Julian Speroni takes the direct free kick.

23:28
 

Corner taken by Tony McMahon.

21:33
Substitution
 

Jonathan Grounds on for Matthew Bates.

19:48
 

Jonathan Franks crosses the ball, clearance made by Patrick McCarthy.

17:07
 

Julio Arca takes a shot.

16:44
 

Unfair challenge on Kris Boyd by Patrick McCarthy results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Nicky Bailey.

15:54
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by James Vaughan on Tony McMahon. Jason Steele takes the direct free kick.

14:32
 

Unfair challenge on Anthony Gardner by Leroy Lita results in a free kick. Julian Speroni takes the direct free kick.

12:29
 

Julio Arca takes a shot. David Wright gets a block in.

11:06
 

Tony McMahon takes a inswinging corner. Tony McMahon takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, James Vaughan makes a clearance.

10:44
 

The ball is crossed by Andrew Taylor, Anthony Gardner manages to make a clearance.

5:40
 

James Vaughan has shot on goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

4:11
 

Unfair challenge on Nicky Bailey by Jermaine Easter results in a free kick. Jason Steele restarts play with the free kick.

2:15
 

Anthony Gardner challenges Leroy Lita unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Tony McMahon.

:14
 

Kris Boyd is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Julian Speroni.

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

Full Sky Bet Championship Table