• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 01 November 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Keepmoat Stadium
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Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough

Robson 29"

Robson 65" (P)

Emnes 45"

Doncaster Rovers vs Middlesbrough


Team Lineups

Doncaster Rovers

1 Sullivan
39 Chimbonda
4 Martis
5 Naylor
3 Friend
13 Mason
18 Gillett
31 Ilunga
19 Diouf
10 Sharp13"
12 Hayter
Substitutes
38 Maxted
2 O'Connor
26 Coppinger
17 Barnes
23 Bennett

Middlesbrough

1 Steele
4 Bates
6 McManus
29 McMahon
2 Hoyte
17 Robson29"65"
10 Bailey
14 Williams
3 Bennett
7 McDonald
9 Emnes45"
Substitutes
5 Zemmama
11 Kink
16 Ogbeche
18 Arca
38 Haroun

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Doncaster Rovers

W L L L L D L L

Middlesbrough

W W W L D W W L
Head to Head
Middlesbrough
3-0
Doncaster 07-May-2011
Doncaster
2-1
Middlesbrough 17-Dec-2010
Doncaster
1-4
Middlesbrough 26-Jan-2010
Middlesbrough
2-0
Doncaster 22-Aug-2009
Doncaster
3-2
Middlesbrough 18-Sep-1957
Middlesbrough
5-0
Doncaster 11-Sep-1957


Live Text Commentary
94:57 +4.57
 

Corner taken by Giles Barnes, George Friend takes a shot.

94:52 +4.52
 

The ball is swung over by Giles Barnes, Joe Bennett gets a block in.

93:17 +3.17
 

Header from close range by Richard Naylor misses to the right of the goal.

92:36 +2.36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on George Friend by Barry Robson. Simon Gillett restarts play with the free kick.

87:25
 

Header by Shelton Martis from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

84:09
 

Herita Ilunga concedes a free kick for a foul on Tony McMahon. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Tony McMahon from right wing, Giles Barnes manages to make a clearance.

83:05
Substitution
 

Merouane Zemmama is brought on as a substitute for Marvin Emnes.

82:21
 

Barry Robson produces a cross, Pascal Chimbonda gets a block in. Corner taken right-footed by Tony McMahon, Shelton Martis makes a clearance.

81:13
 

Shot from just outside the box by Scott McDonald goes over the bar.

79:36
 

Giles Barnes has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

77:39
 

Barry Robson challenges Richard Naylor unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Neil Sullivan.

77:10
 

Shot from outside the penalty box by George Friend goes wide right of the goal.

76:13
 

Unfair challenge on Rhys Williams by James Coppinger results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Rhys Williams.

75:28
 

Herita Ilunga produces a cross.

74:25
 

James Coppinger takes a shot. Matthew Bates gets a block in.

72:19
Substitution
 

Kyle Bennett has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the target. Giles Barnes replaces El-Hadji Diouf.

69:55
Substitution
 

Nicky Bailey goes off and Julio Arca comes on.

68:58
 

George Friend produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.

66:11
 

Nicky Bailey fouled by Shelton Martis, the ref awards a free kick. The referee books Nicky Bailey for dissent. The referee books Pascal Chimbonda for dissent. Free kick crossed by Barry Robson, save by Neil Sullivan.

63:38
Goal
 

Marvin Emnes takes a shot. Neil Sullivan makes a save. Pascal Chimbonda concedes a Penalty for a foul on Tony McMahon. Placed penalty scored by Barry Robson. Doncaster 1-3 Middlesbrough.Tony McMahon provided the assist for the goal.

61:23
 

Shelton Martis concedes a free kick for a foul on Jason Steele. Jason Steele takes the indirect free kick.

61:12
 

Centre by El-Hadji Diouf, save made by Jason Steele.

60:59
 

Short corner taken by El-Hadji Diouf from the right by-line.

58:27
Substitution
 

(Doncaster) makes a substitution, with James Coppinger coming on for Ryan Mason. Kyle Bennett on for James Hayter.

56:55
 

Corner taken by Ryan Mason played to the near post, clearance made by Marvin Emnes.

56:12
 

Unfair challenge on El-Hadji Diouf by Stephen McManus results in a free kick. George Friend takes the indirect free kick.

55:56
 

The referee blows for offside. Neil Sullivan restarts play with the free kick.

55:34
 

Unfair challenge on Barry Robson by James Hayter results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Jason Steele.

55:04
 

A cross is delivered by Barry Robson, Faris Haroun produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the goal.

53:38
 

Scott McDonald takes a shot. Save by Neil Sullivan.

52:35
 

The ball is sent over by Marvin Emnes, save by Neil Sullivan.

49:01
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Faris Haroun by George Friend. The referee cautions George Friend for unsporting behaviour. Barry Robson takes the free kick.

47:39
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Ryan Mason from the left by-line, clearance made by Nicky Bailey.

47:19
 

Centre by El-Hadji Diouf.

46:50
 

Nicky Bailey takes a shot. Save by Neil Sullivan.

45:54 +0.54
Goal
 

Marvin Emnes grabs a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Doncaster 1-2 Middlesbrough.Faris Haroun provided the assist for the goal.

45:26
 

Faris Haroun takes a shot. Neil Sullivan makes a save. Unfair challenge on Scott McDonald by Billy Sharp results in a free kick. Jason Steele takes the indirect free kick.

42:53
 

Tony McMahon decides to take the corner short.

41:26
 

Shot by Ryan Mason from outside the box goes high over the crossbar.

39:56
 

Unfair challenge on Stephen McManus by El-Hadji Diouf results in a free kick. Nicky Bailey takes the indirect free kick.

38:17
 

Effort on goal by Scott McDonald from just outside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

37:38
 

Tony McMahon delivers the ball, save made by Neil Sullivan.

35:52
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Marvin Emnes. Neil Sullivan restarts play with the free kick.

35:10
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nicky Bailey by Shelton Martis. Free kick taken by Jason Steele.

33:41
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Billy Sharp by Stephen McManus results in a free kick. Stephen McManus booked for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Herita Ilunga.

33:01
 

The ball is swung over by Barry Robson, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Stephen McManus goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

32:03
 

Barry Robson takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Shelton Martis.

31:48
 

Inswinging corner taken by Barry Robson from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by James Hayter.

29:43
Goal
 

Richard Naylor is cautioned. Barry Robson scores a goal from just inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Doncaster 1-1 Middlesbrough.

25:31
 

Effort on goal by Barry Robson from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

24:53
 

Tony McMahon produces a cross, Rhys Williams takes a shot. Save by Neil Sullivan.

23:49
 

James Hayter fouled by Joe Bennett, the ref awards a free kick. Richard Naylor takes the indirect free kick.

22:48
 

Unfair challenge on Billy Sharp by Matthew Bates results in a free kick. George Friend takes the free kick.

19:57
Substitution
 

The official flags El-Hadji Diouf offside. Jason Steele takes the free kick. Faris Haroun joins the action as a substitute, replacing Justin Hoyte. The referee blows for offside against Stephen McManus. Indirect free kick taken by Neil Sullivan.

17:14
 

Ryan Mason takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, George Friend takes a shot. Blocked by Stephen McManus.

15:50
 

El-Hadji Diouf takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

13:02
Goal
 

Billy Sharp gets on the score sheet with a goal from just inside the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. Doncaster 1-0 Middlesbrough.The assist for the goal came from James Hayter.

12:06
 

Barry Robson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Billy Sharp. Indirect free kick taken by Richard Naylor.

9:38
 

Header from close range by George Friend misses to the right of the target.

8:45
 

Unfair challenge on Billy Sharp by Tony McMahon results in a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Ryan Mason.

8:14
 

Barry Robson is ruled offside. Neil Sullivan takes the free kick.

4:39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jason Steele by Billy Sharp. Jason Steele restarts play with the free kick.

3:55
 

Rhys Williams challenges Herita Ilunga unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Herita Ilunga.

2:29
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Herita Ilunga on Tony McMahon. Tony McMahon restarts play with the free kick.

:20
 

James Hayter challenges Barry Robson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Nicky Bailey.

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