• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 11 March 2014
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Elland Road
Leeds United

Leeds United

Smith 62"

Austin 63"

2 - 4
Reading

Reading

McCleary 24"

Drenthe 46"

Blackman 47"

Robson-Kanu 53"

Leeds United vs Reading


Team Lineups

Leeds United

30 Butland
4 Lees
24 Zaliukas
5 Pearce
25 Byram
8 Austin63"
36 Mowatt
6 Murphy
16 Pugh
9 Wickham
44 McCormack
Substitutes
10 Hunt
17 Brown
20 Smith62"
22 Wootton
26 Poleon
28 Stewart
33 Cairns

Reading

21 McCarthy
2 Gunter
5 Pearce
17 Gorkss
37 Obita
12 McCleary24"
16 Akpan
10 Drenthe46"
20 Guthrie
11 McAnuff
19 Robson-Kanu53"
Substitutes
1 Federici
9 Le Fondre
24 Cummings
25 Taylor
35 Hector
38 Tshibola
22 Blackman47"

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Leeds United

L W D D D D D W

Reading

L L W L D D D W
Head to Head
Reading
1-0
Leeds 18-Sep-2013
Reading
2-0
Leeds 06-Apr-2012
Leeds
0-1
Reading 17-Dec-2011
Leeds
0-0
Reading 22-Apr-2011
Reading
0-0
Leeds 27-Nov-2010
Leeds
1-1
Reading 15-Apr-2006


Live Text Commentary
93:08 +3.08
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

93:00 +3
 

The ball is swung over by Luke Murphy.

Full time
 

The final whistle goes and the game is over.

91:43 +1.43
 

Jobi McAnuff manages to make a clearance.

91:31 +1.31
 

Michael Hector manages to make a clearance.

90:34 +0.34
 

Shot by Danny Pugh. Blocked by Danny Guthrie.

90:17 +0.17
 

Alex Pearce manages to make a clearance.

89:30
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

87:34
 

Clearance made by Kaspars Gorkss.

87:02
 

Rodolph Austin takes a shot. Alex McCarthy makes a block.

85:22
 

The ball is delivered by Alex Mowatt.

85:02
Substitution
 

Hal Robson-Kanu goes off and Shaun Cummings comes on.

83:36
 

Clearance by Kaspars Gorkss.

82:03
 

Alex Pearce manages to make a clearance.

81:59
 

Free kick crossed by Alex Mowatt.

81:33
 

Unfair challenge on Rodolph Austin by Jordan Obita results in a free kick.

81:11
 

Corner taken by Hal Robson-Kanu.

77:49
 

The ball is delivered by Ross McCormack.

77:29
Substitution
 

Michael Hector joins the action as a substitute, replacing Royston Drenthe.

76:15
 

Ross McCormack produces a cross.

75:57
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Alex Mowatt.

74:37
 

Centre by Luke Murphy.

73:08
 

Alex Mowatt produces a cross.

70:22
 

Chris Gunter fouled by Rodolph Austin, the ref awards a free kick.

69:28
 

Foul by Hope Akpan on Luke Murphy, free kick awarded.

69:22
 

Alex McCarthy takes the free kick.

68:43
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Alex Mowatt on Kaspars Gorkss.

68:37
 

The ball is crossed by Sam Byram.

66:29
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nick Blackman by Danny Pugh.

65:01
 

Clearance by Jordan Obita.

64:55
 

Jack Butland takes the free kick.

64:35
 

Unfair challenge on Danny Pugh by Royston Drenthe results in a free kick.

63:20
Goal
 

Rodolph Austin slots the ball right footed into the goal. Leeds 2-4 Reading.Matt Smith provided the assist for the goal.

62:30
Goal
 

Matt Smith grabs a goal with a right foot finish. Leeds 1-4 Reading.Jason Pearce provided the assist for the goal.

62:09
 

Free kick crossed by Ross McCormack.

61:50
 

Foul by Hope Akpan on Ross McCormack, free kick awarded.

61:10
 

Danny Guthrie makes a clearance.

60:44
 

Nick Blackman challenges Luke Murphy unfairly and gives away a free kick.

60:32
 

Jobi McAnuff takes a shot. Sam Byram gets a block in.

60:18
 

Clearance by Alex Pearce.

60:00
Substitution
 

Marius Zaliukas goes off and Matt Smith comes on.

59:16
 

Unfair challenge on Jason Pearce by Nick Blackman results in a free kick.

58:47
 

Foul by Luke Murphy on Chris Gunter, free kick awarded.

58:38
 

Rodolph Austin heads at goal. Alex McCarthy makes a block.

58:35
 

Jason Pearce produces a cross.

58:06
 

Hope Akpan makes a clearance.

56:07
 

Hope Akpan manages to make a clearance.

55:29
 

Clearance made by Marius Zaliukas.

53:53
Goal
 

Hal Robson-Kanu grabs a goal with a left foot finish. Leeds 0-4 Reading.Assist on the goal came from Jordan Obita.

50:59
 

Nick Blackman challenges Jason Pearce unfairly and gives away a free kick.

50:24
 

Free kick taken by Alex Mowatt.

49:59
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Hope Akpan on Sam Byram.

49:11
 

Danny Guthrie takes the free kick.

48:47
 

Royston Drenthe fouled by Marius Zaliukas, the ref awards a free kick.

47:33
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Danny Guthrie.

45:59 +0.59
 

Luke Murphy manages to make a clearance.

46:00
Goal
 

Free kick scored by Royston Drenthe. Leeds 0-2 Reading.

45:14
 

Foul by Luke Murphy on Hal Robson-Kanu, free kick awarded.

Half time
 

The referee calls an end to the first half.

44:46
 

Jack Butland restarts play with the free kick.

44:03
 

Chance falls to Alex Mowatt who heads at goal. Alex McCarthy safely holds on.

43:38
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

42:53
 

Marius Zaliukas manages to make a clearance.

41:58
 

Alex McCarthy restarts play with the free kick.

41:32
 

Unfair challenge on Kaspars Gorkss by Connor Wickham results in a free kick.

41:06
 

Kaspars Gorkss makes a clearance.

39:33
 

Corner taken by Royston Drenthe.

39:20
Substitution
 

Nick Blackman replaces Garath McCleary.

38:08
 

Garath McCleary crosses the ball.

37:24
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

33:53
 

Kaspars Gorkss makes a clearance.

31:27
 

Marius Zaliukas gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Hal Robson-Kanu.

31:01
 

Marius Zaliukas restarts play with the free kick.

30:48
 

Foul by Danny Guthrie on Rodolph Austin, free kick awarded.

29:50
 

Jordan Obita manages to make a clearance.

29:04
 

Jobi McAnuff is flagged offside by the assistant referee.

27:18
 

Shot comes in from Danny Guthrie from the free kick. Jack Butland makes a block.

26:33
 

Alex Mowatt challenges Hal Robson-Kanu unfairly and gives away a free kick.

26:03
 

Clearance made by Marius Zaliukas.

24:32
Goal
 

Garath McCleary scores with a right foot finish. Leeds 0-1 Reading.

23:20
 

Corner taken by Danny Guthrie from the left by-line.

22:47
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Royston Drenthe.

20:58
 

Jack Butland takes the free kick.

20:27
 

Garath McCleary concedes a free kick for a foul on Danny Pugh.

19:21
 

Royston Drenthe takes a shot. Marius Zaliukas gets a block in.

18:43
 

The ball is swung over by Danny Pugh.

17:22
 

Foul by Connor Wickham on Alex Pearce, free kick awarded.

15:18
 

Ross McCormack delivers the ball.

15:11
 

Header at goal by Tom Lees. Blocked by Chris Gunter.

15:05
 

Corner taken by Alex Mowatt from the right by-line.

14:13
 

Clearance by Jason Pearce.

12:59
 

The offside flag is raised against Royston Drenthe.

9:41
 

Clearance made by Kaspars Gorkss.

7:31
 

Danny Pugh gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Royston Drenthe.

6:56
 

Alex Mowatt has an effort at goal.

6:49
 

Free kick taken by Marius Zaliukas.

6:14
 

Hope Akpan concedes a free kick for a foul on Luke Murphy.

5:50
 

Centre by Garath McCleary.

4:59
 

Clearance by Danny Pugh.

4:27
 

Rodolph Austin has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.

3:17
 

Jobi McAnuff gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Sam Byram.

2:23
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Alex Mowatt on Royston Drenthe.

1:58
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

Kick off
 

The referee starts the match.

Sky Bet Championship table

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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