• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Mon 25 October 2010
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Elland Road
0 - 4
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Bothroyd 21"

Bothroyd 55"

Chopra 50"

Naylor 59"

Leeds United vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Leeds United

1 Schmeichel
2 Connolly
4 Bruce
5 Collins
29 McCartney
23 Snodgrass
17 Faye
14 Howson
16 Johnson
10 Becchio
27 Somma
Substitutes
30 Brown
7 Gradel
8 Kilkenny
15 Clayton
22 Hughes
26 Bromby
33 Nunez

Cardiff City

22 Heaton
2 McNaughton
5 Hudson
6 Gyepes
3 Naylor59"
11 Burke
20 Olofinjana
7 Whittingham
39 Bellamy
8 Chopra50"
9 Bothroyd21"55"
Substitutes
1 Marshall
4 Rae
10 McPhail
17 Keogh
19 Koumas
23 Blake
28 Wildig

Possession Stats

37%
63%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Leeds United

D L L L L L W D

Cardiff City

W D L W L D W W
Head to Head
Cardiff
1-0
Leeds 17-Feb-2007
Leeds
0-1
Cardiff 19-Aug-2006
Leeds
0-1
Cardiff 10-Dec-2005
Cardiff
2-1
Leeds 09-Aug-2005
Leeds
1-1
Cardiff 15-Jan-2005
Cardiff
0-0
Leeds 02-Oct-2004


Live Text Commentary
90:59 +0.59
 

The ball is swung over by Robert Snodgrass, Kevin McNaughton makes a clearance.

89:50
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Luciano Becchio by Mark Hudson. Neill Collins takes the direct free kick.

89:04
 

Shot by Adam Clayton. Blocked by Gabor Gyepes.

89:04
 

Shot by Adam Clayton. Blocked by Gabor Gyepes.

88:29
 

The referee gives a free kick against Craig Bellamy for handball. Adam Clayton restarts play with the free kick.

88:29
 

The referee gives a free kick against Craig Bellamy for handball. Adam Clayton restarts play with the free kick.

87:18
 

Jay Bothroyd challenges Neill Collins unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Kasper Schmeichel.

86:45
 

The ball is sent over by Ramon Nunez.

86:21
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Bellamy on Robert Snodgrass. Robert Snodgrass takes the direct free kick.

85:49
 

Robert Snodgrass handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Tom Heaton takes the direct free kick.

85:41
 

George McCartney sends in a cross.

84:32
 

Shot by Ramon Nunez from a long way out goes over the target.

83:19
 

A cross is delivered by Craig Bellamy.

82:14
 

Centre by Paul Connolly, Mark Hudson makes a clearance.

81:26
 

Robert Snodgrass takes a inswinging corner.

80:22
Substitution
 

Adam Clayton joins the action as a substitute, replacing Amdy Faye. Max Gradel fouled by Seyi Olofinjana, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Robert Snodgrass from right channel, Gabor Gyepes manages to make a clearance.

77:51
 

Foul by Neill Collins on Jay Bothroyd, free kick awarded. Peter Whittingham restarts play with the free kick.

76:25
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Lee Naylor goes wide right of the goal.

74:26
 

Corner taken left-footed by Robert Snodgrass from the right by-line to the near post, Luciano Becchio takes a shot. Save made by Tom Heaton.

73:29
 

Max Gradel sends in a cross, save by Tom Heaton.

73:29
 

Max Gradel sends in a cross, save by Tom Heaton.

72:20
Substitution
 

Andrew Keogh joins the action as a substitute, replacing Michael Chopra. The official flags Luciano Becchio offside. Tom Heaton restarts play with the free kick.

72:03
 

The ball is delivered by Robert Snodgrass.

71:33
 

Direct free kick taken by Lee Naylor.

68:58
 

Shot from just outside the area by Ramon Nunez goes over the bar.

66:14
 

Paul Connolly delivers the ball, clearance made by Seyi Olofinjana.

65:51
 

Shot by Jonathan Howson. Mark Hudson makes a clearance.

65:07
 

Robert Snodgrass fouled by Peter Whittingham, the ref awards a free kick. Paul Connolly takes the direct free kick.

64:30
 

Jonathan Howson concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig Bellamy. Direct free kick taken by Lee Naylor.

63:26
 

Unfair challenge on Max Gradel by Kevin McNaughton results in a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Robert Snodgrass, Jay Bothroyd manages to make a clearance.

62:59
Substitution
 

Max Gradel is brought on as a substitute for Bradley Johnson.

61:21
 

George McCartney goes into the referee's book. George McCartney gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kevin McNaughton. Strike comes in from Craig Bellamy from the free kick, clearance by Paul Connolly.

60:54
 

Amdy Faye gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Craig Bellamy. Free kick taken by Craig Bellamy.

60:42
 

Centre by George McCartney, Tom Heaton makes a save.

59:22
Goal
 

Lee Naylor grabs a goal from outside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Leeds 0-4 Cardiff.Assist by Craig Bellamy.

58:41
 

The ball is swung over by Chris Burke, George McCartney manages to make a clearance.

57:09
 

Centre by Robert Snodgrass, save by Tom Heaton.

57:02
 

The ball is crossed by Robert Snodgrass, clearance made by Mark Hudson.

55:37
Goal
 

Jay Bothroyd fires in a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Leeds 0-3 Cardiff.The assist for the goal came from Chris Burke.

54:21
 

Peter Whittingham gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Amdy Faye. Direct free kick taken by Kasper Schmeichel.

53:17
Substitution
 

Ramon Nunez joins the action as a substitute, replacing Davide Somma. George McCartney concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Burke. Mark Hudson takes the free kick.

52:28
 

The ball is delivered by Bradley Johnson.

50:59
Goal
 

Michael Chopra gets on the score sheet with a goal from the edge of the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Leeds 0-2 Cardiff.

50:00
 

Inswinging corner taken by Robert Snodgrass from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Mark Hudson.

48:54
 

Peter Whittingham challenges Bradley Johnson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Robert Snodgrass shoots direct from the free kick, Tom Heaton makes a save.

46:33
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Craig Bellamy from the left by-line to the near post, Gabor Gyepes takes a shot. Clearance by George McCartney. Shot by Chris Burke. George McCartney gets a block in. Corner taken by Peter Whittingham, clearance by Neill Collins.

45:51 +0.51
 

The referee blows for offside. Tom Heaton restarts play with the free kick.

44:53
 

Jay Bothroyd gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alex Bruce. Kasper Schmeichel takes the direct free kick.

44:20
 

Shot on goal by Bradley Johnson from long range goes harmlessly over the target.

43:35
 

Peter Whittingham takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Luciano Becchio.

43:23
 

A cross is delivered by Peter Whittingham, George McCartney makes a clearance.

42:48
 

Michael Chopra produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

42:02
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jay Bothroyd by Alex Bruce. Lee Naylor takes the direct free kick.

41:24
 

Bradley Johnson produces a left-footed shot from outside the penalty area and misses left.

40:07
 

Jay Bothroyd has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses right.

37:03
 

Bradley Johnson sends in a cross.

36:34
 

Davide Somma sends in a cross, Gabor Gyepes manages to make a clearance.

34:26
 

Jay Bothroyd produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.

33:28
 

A cross is delivered by Robert Snodgrass.

33:00
 

Shot from 18 yards by Seyi Olofinjana. Blocked by Neill Collins.

32:10
 

Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Blocked by Alex Bruce.

32:10
 

Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Blocked by Alex Bruce.

31:25
 

Shot by Craig Bellamy. Save by Kasper Schmeichel.

31:01
 

Chris Burke sends in a cross, Neill Collins makes a clearance.

31:01
 

Chris Burke sends in a cross, Neill Collins makes a clearance.

30:01
 

The ball is swung over by Bradley Johnson, Robert Snodgrass has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target.

29:16
 

The ball is sent over by Chris Burke, Alex Bruce manages to make a clearance.

28:16
 

A cross is delivered by Paul Connolly.

27:25
 

Luciano Becchio is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Mark Hudson takes the free kick.

25:46
 

Corner taken by Craig Bellamy from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Luciano Becchio.

25:25
 

Craig Bellamy crosses the ball.

24:50
 

Jay Bothroyd fouled by Neill Collins, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Mark Hudson.

24:08
 

Neill Collins gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Chopra. Peter Whittingham crosses the ball in from the free kick, Alex Bruce makes a clearance.

23:45
 

Luciano Becchio takes a shot. Save by Tom Heaton.

21:55
Goal
 

Jay Bothroyd grabs a goal from just inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Leeds 0-1 Cardiff.

21:17
 

Michael Chopra is ruled offside. Kasper Schmeichel restarts play with the free kick.

20:41
 

Davide Somma is penalised for a handball. Tom Heaton restarts play with the free kick.

19:51
 

Mark Hudson fouled by Luciano Becchio, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Tom Heaton.

19:30
 

Seyi Olofinjana has an effort at goal. Kasper Schmeichel makes a save.

17:29
 

Jonathan Howson has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the target.

17:21
 

The ball is sent over by Bradley Johnson, Gabor Gyepes manages to make a clearance.

14:46
 

Peter Whittingham takes a shot.

13:57
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Amdy Faye on Jay Bothroyd. Peter Whittingham produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.

13:32
 

Robert Snodgrass gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Chopra. Lee Naylor restarts play with the free kick.

12:40
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Robert Snodgrass, Alex Bruce takes a shot. Save made by Tom Heaton.

11:19
 

Inswinging corner taken by Robert Snodgrass from the right by-line, Header from close in by Alex Bruce misses to the left of the goal.

11:09
 

Robert Snodgrass delivers the ball, Peter Whittingham gets a block in.

9:26
 

The ball is crossed by Robert Snodgrass, Gabor Gyepes makes a clearance.

4:16
 

The ball is crossed by George McCartney, Luciano Becchio gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gabor Gyepes. Free kick taken by Tom Heaton.

Half time
 

The referee blows for half time.

Full time
 

The referee blows his whistle to end the game.

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Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 46 53 90
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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