• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 14 January 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Keepmoat Stadium

Doncaster Rovers vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Doncaster Rovers

47 Button
2 O'Connor
41 Beye
21 Hird
14 Spurr
26 Coppinger
8 Stock
18 Gillett
12 Hayter
19 Diouf
10 Sharp
Substitutes
11 Lockwood
23 Bennett
32 Plessis
49 Bagayoko
16 Oster

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
23 Blake
5 Hudson
25 Turner
3 Taylor
8 Cowie
17 Gunnarsson
7 Whittingham
52 Ralls
20 Mason
9 Miller
Substitutes
22 Heaton
4 Kiss
6 Gerrard
11 Conway
37 McPhail

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Doncaster Rovers

W L L L L D L L

Cardiff City

W D L W L D W W
Head to Head
Cardiff
2-0
Doncaster 10-Sep-2011
Doncaster
1-3
Cardiff 09-Apr-2011
Cardiff
4-0
Doncaster 21-Aug-2010
Cardiff
2-1
Doncaster 30-Jan-2010
Doncaster
2-0
Cardiff 29-Aug-2009
Cardiff
3-0
Doncaster 07-Mar-2009


Live Text Commentary
91:18 +1.18
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Don Cowie, David Button makes a save.

88:30
 

Unfair challenge on James Hayter by Mark Hudson results in a free kick. The referee books Mark Hudson for unsporting behaviour. Brian Stock restarts play with the free kick.

87:30
Substitution
 

Filip Kiss replaces Joe Mason.

86:02
 

James Coppinger takes the outswinging corner, Billy Sharp produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box that clears the crossbar.

82:46
 

Handball by Andrew Taylor. Direct free kick taken by James Coppinger.

81:44
 

Joe Mason is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by David Button.

79:02
 

Billy Sharp is flagged offside by the assistant referee. David Marshall takes the indirect free kick.

77:04
Substitution
 

Kyle Bennett is brought on as a substitute for El-Hadji Diouf.

76:05
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Don Cowie from the left by-line to the near post.

75:33
 

Joe Mason gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Habib Beye. David Button restarts play with the free kick.

74:07
 

Close range header by Billy Sharp misses to the right of the target.

73:06
 

Peter Whittingham takes a shot. Save by David Button. Stephen McPhail gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Hayter. Direct free kick taken by Sam Hird.

71:07
 

El-Hadji Diouf takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, save made by David Marshall.

66:49
 

Effort on goal by Habib Beye from outside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

65:47
 

Darcy Blake challenges El-Hadji Diouf unfairly and gives away a free kick. Darcy Blake goes into the book. Free kick taken by Tommy Spurr.

63:20
 

Unfair challenge on Darcy Blake by El-Hadji Diouf results in a free kick. Mark Hudson takes the direct free kick.

59:55
 

Unfair challenge on David Button by Kenny Miller results in a free kick. David Button takes the free kick.

58:46
Substitution
 

Stephen McPhail joins the action as a substitute, replacing Joe Ralls.

56:55
 

James Hayter concedes a free kick for a foul on Ben Turner. David Marshall takes the direct free kick.

54:14
 

Andrew Taylor concedes a free kick for a foul on James Coppinger.

53:13
 

Kenny Miller concedes a free kick for a foul on Sam Hird. Free kick taken by David Button.

52:30
 

Foul by James Coppinger on Joe Ralls, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

51:41
 

James Hayter has an effort at goal from 30 yards. Save by David Marshall.

50:28
 

The offside flag is raised against Kenny Miller. Indirect free kick taken by David Button.

49:16
 

Billy Sharp produces a left-footed shot from inside the area that goes over the bar.

47:49
 

Shot from just outside the area by Don Cowie goes over the bar.

47:14
 

Aron Gunnarsson takes a shot. David Button makes a save.

46:12
 

El-Hadji Diouf takes a shot. Save by David Marshall. Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by El-Hadji Diouf, Header by Tommy Spurr from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.

45:19
 

Unfair challenge on Habib Beye by Joe Mason results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Habib Beye.

43:49
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Don Cowie, Sam Hird manages to make a clearance. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sam Hird by Joe Mason. Direct free kick taken by David Button.

43:06
 

Unfair challenge on Aron Gunnarsson by El-Hadji Diouf results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mark Hudson.

41:40
 

Corner taken right-footed by Peter Whittingham, save made by David Button. Shot from just outside the penalty area by Joe Ralls misses to the left of the target.

40:20
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Sam Hird on Joe Mason. Sam Hird is shown a yellow card. Peter Whittingham takes the free kick.

37:25
 

Outswinging corner taken by El-Hadji Diouf.

36:21
 

Shot by Kenny Miller from just outside the area goes over the net.

35:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andrew Taylor by James Coppinger. Andrew Taylor restarts play with the free kick.

32:17
 

Brian Stock fouled by Aron Gunnarsson, the ref awards a free kick. Sam Hird takes the direct free kick.

29:24
 

Effort from the edge of the area by James Hayter goes wide of the right-hand post.

22:37
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Simon Gillett on Joe Mason. Direct free kick taken by David Marshall.

20:31
 

Kenny Miller takes a shot.

18:44
 

Joe Ralls concedes a free kick for a foul on Sam Hird. David Button takes the free kick.

16:33
 

Simon Gillett takes a shot. Corner taken by El-Hadji Diouf played to the near post, David Marshall makes a save.

15:57
 

Outswinging corner taken by El-Hadji Diouf from the right by-line played to the near post.

11:57
 

Shot from just outside the area by James Coppinger misses to the left of the target.

10:11
 

El-Hadji Diouf fouled by Don Cowie, the ref awards a free kick. David Button takes the free kick.

8:44
 

Don Cowie concedes a free kick for a foul on El-Hadji Diouf. Direct free kick taken by Brian Stock.

8:14
 

Header from close in by James Hayter misses to the right of the target.

5:05
 

James Hayter is flagged offside by the assistant referee. David Marshall takes the indirect free kick.

1:40
 

Unfair challenge on Don Cowie by Tommy Spurr results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Darcy Blake.

1:07
 

Foul by James Hayter on Andrew Taylor, free kick awarded. Andrew Taylor restarts play with the free kick.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Birmingham 0 0 0
2 Blackburn 0 0 0
3 Bolton 0 0 0
4 Brentford 0 0 0
5 Brighton 0 0 0
6 Bristol City 0 0 0
7 Burnley 0 0 0
8 Cardiff 0 0 0
9 Charlton 0 0 0
10 Derby 0 0 0

Full Sky Bet Championship Table