• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 18 August 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Selhurst Park
Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace

Garvan 12" (P)

Garvan 28"

2 - 3
Watford

Watford

Taylor 21"

Abdi 87"

Vydra 90"

Crystal Palace vs Watford


Team Lineups

Crystal Palace

1 Speroni
2 Ward
6 Martin
28 Ramage
21 Moxey
4 Parr
8 Dikgacoi
15 Jedinak
10 Garvan12"28"
16 Zaha
18 Wilbraham
Substitutes
34 Price
3 Wright
22 O'Keefe
24 Appiah
25 De Silva
26 Parsons
29 Sekajja

Watford

1 Almunia
3 Dickinson
5 Taylor21"
33 Nosworthy
12 Doyley
7 Yeates
8 Hogg
4 Eustace
16 Murray
22 Abdi87"
25 Garner
Substitutes
30 Bond
2 Hodson
10 Iwelumo
11 Forsyth
20 Vydra90"
28 Smith
29 Thompson

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Crystal Palace

L D D D W D W W

Watford

L D W W W W W D
Head to Head
Crystal Palace
4-0
Watford 18-Feb-2012
Watford
0-2
Crystal Palace 15-Oct-2011
Watford
1-1
Crystal Palace 01-Feb-2011
Crystal Palace
3-2
Watford 09-Nov-2010
Watford
1-3
Crystal Palace 30-Mar-2010
Crystal Palace
3-0
Watford 28-Nov-2009


Live Text Commentary
93:37 +3.37
Goal
 

Matej Vydra scores a goal from the edge of the area to the top right corner of the goal. Crystal Palace 2-3 Watford.Assist on the goal came from Carl Dickinson.

93:28 +3.28
 

Matej Vydra goes into the referee's book.

91:24 +1.24
 

Aaron Wilbraham challenges Mark Yeates unfairly and gives away a free kick. Carl Dickinson restarts play with the free kick.

89:49
 

Almen Abdi takes a shot. Julian Speroni makes a save.

87:51
Goal
 

Almen Abdi finds the net with a goal from outside the box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Crystal Palace 2-2 Watford.

82:34
 

Connor Smith is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Mile Jedinak.

82:06
 

Joel Ward fouled by Connor Smith, the ref awards a free kick. David Wright takes the free kick.

81:15
 

Wilfried Zaha fouled by Carl Dickinson, the ref awards a free kick. The referee cautions Carl Dickinson for unsporting behaviour. Wilfried Zaha takes the free kick.

78:27
Substitution
 

Chris Iwelumo replaces Joe Garner. Connor Smith joins the action as a substitute, replacing Sean Murray.

77:29
 

Inswinging corner taken by Owen Garvan, Mile Jedinak has a header from close range and clears the crossbar.

76:19
 

Mile Jedinak fouled by Almen Abdi, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Julian Speroni.

71:41
Substitution
 

David Wright on for Jonathan Parr.

71:25
 

Shot from outside the area by Carl Dickinson misses to the left of the goal.

70:46
 

Corner taken right-footed by Sean Murray, Mile Jedinak manages to make a clearance.

69:41
 

Wilfried Zaha fouled by Jonathan Hogg, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Owen Garvan.

68:29
 

Mile Jedinak concedes a free kick for a foul on Carl Dickinson. Free kick crossed right-footed by Sean Murray, save by Julian Speroni.

65:11
 

Shot by Sean Murray from outside the box goes over the target.

62:48
 

Lloyd Doyley gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Parr. Owen Garvan takes the free kick.

62:11
 

The referee gives a free kick against Joe Garner for handball. Free kick taken by Jonathan Parr.

59:15
 

Corner taken right-footed by Sean Murray, Aaron Martin makes a clearance.

58:23
Substitution
 

Matej Vydra joins the action as a substitute, replacing John Eustace.

57:21
 

Foul by Jonathan Parr on Mark Yeates, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Carl Dickinson, Effort on goal by John Eustace from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar.

55:42
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jonathan Parr on Sean Murray. Martin Taylor takes the free kick.

50:51
 

Sean Murray fouled by Kagisho Dikgacoi, the ref awards a free kick. Mark Yeates takes the free kick.

37:24
 

Foul by Joe Garner on Aaron Martin, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Julian Speroni.

36:27
 

Mark Yeates produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that misses to the left of the goal.

33:01
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Owen Garvan from the right by-line, Kagisho Dikgacoi takes a shot. Martin Taylor makes a clearance.

32:28
 

Wilfried Zaha decides to take a short corner.

28:55
Goal
 

Owen Garvan scores a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Crystal Palace 2-1 Watford.

27:54
 

Joe Garner produces a header from close range which goes wide of the left-hand post.

26:29
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lloyd Doyley by Jonathan Parr. Nyron Nosworthy takes the free kick.

21:55
Goal
 

Martin Taylor scores a goal from close range low into the middle of the goal. Crystal Palace 1-1 Watford.

21:32
 

Corner taken left-footed by Carl Dickinson.

21:14
 

Mark Yeates produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses right.

19:43
 

Header from deep inside the area by Joe Garner goes over the bar.

19:19
 

Short corner taken by Carl Dickinson.

18:28
 

Joel Ward challenges Mark Yeates unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Mark Yeates from left channel, Joel Ward manages to make a clearance.

16:58
 

Foul by Aaron Martin on Joe Garner, free kick awarded. Mark Yeates restarts play with the free kick.

14:53
 

The offside flag is raised against Joe Garner. Julian Speroni restarts play with the free kick.

14:17
 

Dean Moxey challenges Lloyd Doyley unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Manuel Almunia.

13:23
 

Unfair challenge on Jonathan Parr by Lloyd Doyley results in a free kick. Free kick crossed by Owen Garvan.

11:34
Goal
 

John Eustace concedes a Penalty for a foul on Wilfried Zaha. Placed penalty scored by Owen Garvan. Crystal Palace 1-0 Watford.

11:25
 

Outswinging corner taken by Owen Garvan.

8:43
 

Wilfried Zaha has a shot on goal from outside the box which misses right.

7:37
 

Lloyd Doyley fouled by Wilfried Zaha, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Carl Dickinson.

5:33
 

Almen Abdi takes a shot. Save by Julian Speroni.

3:22
 

Joe Garner has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the target.

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Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Brighton 5 4 13
2 Hull 5 4 10
3 Ipswich 5 3 10
4 QPR 5 2 10
5 Cardiff 5 3 9
6 Middlesbrough 5 4 8
7 Birmingham 4 3 8
8 Charlton 5 2 8
9 Burnley 5 0 8
10 Leeds 5 1 7

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