• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 25 September 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Elland Road

Leeds United vs Sheffield United


Team Lineups

Leeds United

12 Higgs
22 Hughes
4 Bruce
5 Collins
29 McCartney
7 Gradel
14 Howson
16 Johnson
11 Sam
10 Becchio
27 Somma
Substitutes
30 Brown
6 Naylor
8 Kilkenny
17 Faye
18 Watt
23 Snodgrass
44 McCormack

Sheffield United

1 Simonsen
12 Calve
3 Nosworthy
23 Bartley
2 Jordan
6 Ertl
4 Montgomery
8 Britton
28 Quinn
9 Evans
17 Cresswell
Substitutes
29 Wright
10 Bogdanovic
11 Yeates
16 Taylor
18 Ward
27 De Laet
34 Lowton

Possession Stats

48%
52%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Leeds United

L W D D D D D W

Sheffield United

L L L W W D L D
Head to Head
Sheff Utd
1-1
Leeds 18-Apr-2006
Leeds
1-1
Sheff Utd 21-Oct-2005
Leeds
0-4
Sheff Utd 05-Apr-2005
Sheff Utd
2-0
Leeds 29-Aug-2004
Leeds
4-0
Sheff Utd 16-Apr-1990
Sheff Utd
2-2
Leeds 26-Dec-1989


Live Text Commentary
92:39 +2.39
Red card
 

Red card for Jamie Ward. Free kick awarded for a foul by Jamie Ward on Neil Kilkenny. Shane Higgs restarts play with the free kick.

92:19 +2.19
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen Jordan by Luciano Becchio. Direct free kick taken by Nick Montgomery.

90:52 +0.52
 

Neil Kilkenny is cautioned. Unfair challenge on Ritchie De Laet by Neil Kilkenny results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Jamie Ward. Johnny Ertl takes a shot.

89:31
 

Inswinging corner taken by Jamie Ward, Shane Higgs fouled by Kyle Bartley, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Shane Higgs.

88:17
 

Robert Snodgrass sent from the field by the ref for second bookable offence. Foul by Robert Snodgrass on Leon Britton, free kick awarded. Mark Yeates fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, Luciano Becchio makes a clearance.

87:03
 

Mark Yeates crosses the ball, clearance made by Neill Collins.

85:54
 

Robert Snodgrass concedes a free kick for a foul on Richard Cresswell. Jamie Ward crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance made by Neill Collins.

84:53
 

Unfair challenge on Ross McCormack by Nick Montgomery results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Neil Kilkenny. Robert Snodgrass fouled by Stephen Jordan, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Neil Kilkenny.

82:59
Goal
 

Bradley Johnson grabs a goal from close range low into the middle of the goal. Leeds 1-0 Sheff Utd.The assist for the goal came from Robert Snodgrass.

82:23
 

Corner taken by Mark Yeates from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Neill Collins.

81:31
 

Andy Hughes gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mark Yeates. Mark Yeates crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing.

80:40
Substitution
 

Ched Evans goes off and Mark Yeates comes on.

80:08
 

Effort from long range by Ched Evans goes wide left of the goal.

78:33
 

Unfair challenge on George McCartney by Ched Evans results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Neill Collins.

77:04
 

Johnny Ertl is adjudged to have handled the ball. Robert Snodgrass crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing.

76:56
 

Centre by Andy Hughes.

75:20
Substitution
 

Ross McCormack is brought on as a substitute for Davide Somma.

72:39
 

Alex Bruce challenges Ched Evans unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jamie Ward crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, clearance made by Luciano Becchio.

71:18
Substitution
 

The offside flag is raised against Davide Somma. (Leeds) makes a substitution, with Neil Kilkenny coming on for Max Gradel. Steve Simonsen takes the direct free kick.

69:27
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Johnny Ertl on Jonathan Howson. Andy Hughes takes the free kick.

68:35
 

Robert Snodgrass goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Johnny Ertl by Robert Snodgrass. Stephen Jordan takes the direct free kick.

68:02
 

Foul by Ched Evans on Neill Collins, free kick awarded. Shane Higgs restarts play with the free kick.

67:00
 

Bradley Johnson concedes a free kick for a foul on Nick Montgomery. Free kick crossed right-footed by Jamie Ward from left wing, Neill Collins manages to make a clearance.

64:13
 

Corner taken right-footed by Jamie Ward, free kick awarded for a foul by Richard Cresswell on Luciano Becchio. Free kick taken by Shane Higgs.

62:52
 

Unfair challenge on Richard Cresswell by Jonathan Howson results in a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Jamie Ward from left wing.

60:51
 

The referee blows for offside against Davide Somma. Steve Simonsen takes the direct free kick.

59:41
 

Unfair challenge on Robert Snodgrass by Jamie Ward results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Shane Higgs.

59:06
Substitution
 

Robert Snodgrass replaces Lloyd Sam.

58:59
 

Centre by Nick Montgomery.

58:39
 

Ritchie De Laet sends in a cross, clearance made by Lloyd Sam.

57:54
Substitution
 

Stephen Quinn leaves the field to be replaced by Jamie Ward.

56:07
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Max Gradel on Ritchie De Laet. Direct free kick taken by Ritchie De Laet.

55:31
 

Foul by Ritchie De Laet on Max Gradel, free kick awarded. Neill Collins takes the direct free kick.

47:05 +2.05
 

The referee penalises Bradley Johnson for handball. Direct free kick taken by Steve Simonsen.

49:03
 

Ritchie De Laet delivers the ball, Ched Evans takes a shot. Clearance made by Alex Bruce.

48:31
 

Andy Hughes gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stephen Quinn. Free kick taken by Stephen Jordan.

48:00
Substitution
 

Ritchie De Laet replaces Jean Calve.

46:05 +1.05
 

Lloyd Sam sends in a cross.

46:05 +1.05
 

The ball is crossed by Lloyd Sam.

47:05
 

Lloyd Sam delivers the ball, save made by Steve Simonsen.

45:13 +0.13
 

Shot by George McCartney from just outside the area goes over the net.

45:19
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by George McCartney on Richard Cresswell. Stephen Quinn crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, Neill Collins manages to make a clearance.

43:44
 

George McCartney challenges Nick Montgomery unfairly and gives away a free kick. The referee cautions George McCartney for unsporting behaviour. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Stephen Quinn, Shane Higgs makes a comfortable save.

41:56
 

Max Gradel concedes a free kick for a foul on Jean Calve. Steve Simonsen takes the free kick.

40:40
 

Foul by Jonathan Howson on Johnny Ertl, free kick awarded. Stephen Jordan takes the free kick.

39:35
 

The ball is swung over by Jean Calve, clearance by Andy Hughes.

35:28
 

The ball is sent over by Richard Cresswell, save by Shane Higgs.

34:42
 

The ball is sent over by Lloyd Sam.

34:23
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Davide Somma by Nick Montgomery. Andy Hughes takes the free kick.

33:22
 

Corner taken right-footed by Max Gradel from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Stephen Jordan.

31:11
 

The ball is delivered by George McCartney, save by Steve Simonsen.

30:52
 

The ball is crossed by George McCartney, clearance made by Kyle Bartley.

29:31
 

The ball is swung over by George McCartney.

28:29
 

The ball is delivered by Andy Hughes, save made by Steve Simonsen.

27:50
 

Corner taken right-footed by Max Gradel, save by Steve Simonsen.

27:30
 

The ball is delivered by Max Gradel, Bradley Johnson takes a shot. Save by Steve Simonsen.

26:21
 

Handball by Max Gradel. Jean Calve takes the free kick.

23:55
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Lloyd Sam from the right by-line, Leon Britton makes a clearance.

23:48
 

George McCartney produces a cross, Ched Evans manages to make a clearance.

23:34
 

The ball is sent over by Luciano Becchio, Ched Evans manages to make a clearance.

18:51
 

Unfair challenge on Luciano Becchio by Jean Calve results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Bradley Johnson.

18:17
 

The ball is delivered by Jean Calve, Neill Collins manages to make a clearance.

17:27
 

Richard Cresswell crosses the ball, Andy Hughes fouled by Stephen Quinn, the ref awards a free kick. Shane Higgs takes the free kick.

14:33
 

Max Gradel crosses the ball.

14:01
 

Max Gradel delivers the ball, clearance by Nyron Nosworthy.

12:53
 

The ball is swung over by Max Gradel, clearance made by Stephen Jordan.

12:39
 

Kyle Bartley challenges Luciano Becchio unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Bradley Johnson.

9:59
 

Richard Cresswell concedes a free kick for a foul on Neill Collins. Free kick taken by Neill Collins.

8:34
 

Kyle Bartley concedes a free kick for a foul on Davide Somma. Max Gradel has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

7:56
 

Luciano Becchio produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

7:31
 

Ched Evans takes a shot. Clearance made by Alex Bruce.

6:45
 

Alex Bruce concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephen Quinn. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Quinn.

5:20
 

Centre by Lloyd Sam, clearance made by Jean Calve.

:58
 

Luciano Becchio challenges Stephen Quinn unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ched Evans has a direct shot on goal from the free kick, blocked by Bradley Johnson.

:30
 

Unfair challenge on Richard Cresswell by George McCartney results in a free kick. Stephen Quinn restarts play with the free kick.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the game started.

Half time
 

It is the end of the first-half.

Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of 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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