• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Fri 22 April 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Elland Road

Leeds United vs Reading


Team Lineups

Leeds United

1 Schmeichel
2 Connolly
6 Naylor
40 O'Brien
20 Lichaj
17 Livermore
14 Howson
16 Johnson
23 Snodgrass
9 Paynter
7 Gradel
Substitutes
12 Higgs
8 Kilkenny
18 Watt
25 Bannan
26 Bromby
27 Somma
44 McCormack

Reading

41 McCarthy
2 Griffin
15 Khizanishvili
5 Mills
23 Harte
11 McAnuff
4 Karacan
8 Leigertwood
19 Robson-Kanu
9 Long
10 Hunt
Substitutes
1 Federici
7 Tabb
17 Antonio
18 Church
20 Howard
26 Pearce
45 Manset

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Leeds United

D W D L L L L L

Reading

L D L D D D L L
Head to Head
Reading
0-0
Leeds 27-Nov-2010
Leeds
1-1
Reading 15-Apr-2006
Reading
1-1
Leeds 29-Oct-2005
Leeds
3-1
Reading 12-Feb-2005
Reading
1-1
Leeds 19-Oct-2004
Reading
0-1
Leeds 12-Dec-1987


Live Text Commentary
92:23 +2.23
 

Shot from inside the six-yard box by Sanchez Watt goes wide right of the goal.

90:43 +0.43
 

The ball is crossed by Jobi McAnuff.

90:29 +0.29
 

Mathieu Manset produces a drilled left-footed shot from 30 yards. Blocked by Richard Naylor.

90:15 +0.15
 

The ball is swung over by Paul Connolly, save by Alex McCarthy.

87:49
 

Sanchez Watt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andy Griffin. Matt Mills takes the free kick.

87:17
 

Neil Kilkenny takes a shot. Blocked by Jobi McAnuff.

87:03
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Robert Snodgrass.

86:50
 

Robert Snodgrass takes a shot. Save made by Alex McCarthy.

86:38
 

Max Gradel takes a shot from 25 yards. Alex McCarthy makes a save.

84:01
 

Max Gradel delivers the ball, Jem Karacan manages to make a clearance.

83:15
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Jobi McAnuff, Andrew O'Brien makes a clearance.

82:08
 

Mikele Leigertwood produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the goal.

80:17
Substitution
 

Sanchez Watt comes on in place of Jonathan Howson. (Leeds) makes a substitution, with Davide Somma coming on for Billy Paynter. Mathieu Manset comes on in place of Hal Robson-Kanu.

80:07
 

Bradley Johnson has an effort at goal from long range that misses to the right of the goal.

80:00
 

Neil Kilkenny produces a cross, save by Alex McCarthy.

78:32
 

A cross is delivered by Jobi McAnuff.

76:45
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Neil Kilkenny on Hal Robson-Kanu. Ian Harte restarts play with the free kick.

75:24
 

Andy Griffin gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Robert Snodgrass. Free kick crossed left-footed by Robert Snodgrass from left wing, clearance made by Simon Church.

73:22
 

Jobi McAnuff crosses the ball.

72:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Shane Long by Andrew O'Brien. Free kick taken by Ian Harte.

71:58
 

Drilled right-footed shot by Eric Lichaj. Zurab Khizanishvili gets a block in.

69:06
Substitution
 

Simon Church joins the action as a substitute, replacing Noel Hunt.

67:43
 

Outswinging corner taken by Robert Snodgrass from the left by-line, save by Alex McCarthy.

66:57
 

Bradley Johnson takes a shot.

61:53
 

Shane Long produces a cross.

60:40
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Max Gradel. Free kick taken by Alex McCarthy.

59:59
 

Effort on goal by Andy Griffin from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

59:23
 

Foul by Richard Naylor on Shane Long, free kick awarded. Ian Harte takes the free kick.

58:45
 

Andy Griffin concedes a free kick for a foul on Max Gradel. Direct free kick taken by Eric Lichaj.

56:28
 

Foul by Richard Naylor on Shane Long, free kick awarded. Richard Naylor receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Ian Harte restarts play with the free kick.

55:46
 

Short corner taken by Bradley Johnson from the right by-line.

55:10
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Billy Paynter by Matt Mills. Robert Snodgrass crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel, save by Alex McCarthy.

54:45
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Paul Connolly by Hal Robson-Kanu. Direct free kick taken by Paul Connolly.

53:51
 

Headed effort from inside the area by Andrew O'Brien misses to the left of the target.

52:58
 

Unfair challenge on Neil Kilkenny by Noel Hunt results in a free kick. Robert Snodgrass crosses the ball in from the free kick.

52:49
 

Neil Kilkenny takes a shot. Matt Mills gets a block in.

51:32
 

The ball is sent over by Ian Harte.

50:19
 

Unfair challenge on Jem Karacan by Jonathan Howson results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Andy Griffin.

48:16
 

Foul by Robert Snodgrass on Matt Mills, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Alex McCarthy.

47:30
 

Corner taken left-footed by Robert Snodgrass, Ian Harte manages to make a clearance.

47:07
 

Max Gradel sends in a cross, Ian Harte manages to make a clearance.

45:37
 

Robert Snodgrass fouled by Hal Robson-Kanu, the ref awards a free kick. Robert Snodgrass produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick. Robert Snodgrass takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, Shane Long makes a clearance.

45:10
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Matt Mills on Billy Paynter. Bradley Johnson restarts play with the free kick.

45:01
Substitution
 

Neil Kilkenny joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jake Livermore.

43:01
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Ian Harte from the right by-line.

40:24
 

Jonathan Howson takes a shot. Save made by Alex McCarthy.

37:59
 

Jake Livermore gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Shane Long. Ian Harte restarts play with the free kick.

36:32
 

Shot by Max Gradel. Save by Alex McCarthy. Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Robert Snodgrass, save made by Alex McCarthy.

32:12
 

Paul Connolly concedes a free kick for a foul on Hal Robson-Kanu. Direct free kick taken by Ian Harte.

31:07
 

Andy Griffin concedes a free kick for a foul on Max Gradel. Andrew O'Brien restarts play with the free kick.

27:27
 

Corner taken left-footed by Ian Harte from the left by-line to the near post, Paul Connolly manages to make a clearance.

26:20
Yellow card
 

Jake Livermore is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Jobi McAnuff fouled by Jake Livermore, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Alex McCarthy.

26:08
 

Robert Snodgrass crosses the ball, Zurab Khizanishvili manages to make a clearance.

24:30
 

Foul by Jem Karacan on Jonathan Howson, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Kasper Schmeichel.

24:15
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Bradley Johnson on Noel Hunt. Direct free kick taken by Jem Karacan.

22:52
 

Corner taken by Robert Snodgrass from the left by-line, Richard Naylor produces a header from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.

22:07
 

Robert Snodgrass takes a shot. Alex McCarthy makes a save. Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Robert Snodgrass, clearance made by Andy Griffin.

19:21
 

The ball is crossed by Ian Harte.

18:45
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Ian Harte from the right by-line, clearance by Billy Paynter.

17:25
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Shane Long by Jake Livermore. Ian Harte sends in a cross, Shane Long takes a shot. Kasper Schmeichel makes a save.

11:09
 

Jobi McAnuff takes a shot. Save by Kasper Schmeichel. Ian Harte takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Richard Naylor.

10:27
 

The ball is sent over by Jobi McAnuff, clearance made by Andrew O'Brien.

6:48
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Jobi McAnuff, Kasper Schmeichel makes a save.

6:31
 

Centre by Hal Robson-Kanu, Andrew O'Brien makes a clearance.

5:24
 

Hal Robson-Kanu has a drilled shot and went wide left of the target.

3:01
 

Robert Snodgrass has an effort at goal. Blocked by Matt Mills.

1:06
 

Ian Harte concedes a free kick for a foul on Robert Snodgrass. Free kick crossed by Robert Snodgrass.

:53
 

The ball is swung over by Jobi McAnuff.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Watford 45 41 88
2 Norwich 45 39 85
3 Bournemouth 44 47 84
4 Middlesbrough 45 31 84
5 Derby 45 31 76
6 Ipswich 45 18 76
7 Brentford 45 16 75
8 Wolverhampton 45 12 75
9 Blackburn 45 7 66
10 Charlton 45 -2 61

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