• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 11 February 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: The King Power Stadium
Leicester City

Leicester City

Gallagher 40" (P)

Gallagher 70"

2 - 1
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Whittingham 76" (P)

Leicester City vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Leicester City

1 Schmeichel
2 Peltier
5 Mills
12 St. Ledger
3 Konchesky
7 Gallagher40"70"
16 Drinkwater
19 Wellens
11 Dyer
20 Beckford
35 Nugent
Substitutes
25 Logan
9 Howard
22 Marshall
24 Delfouneso
26 Morgan

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
2 McNaughton
25 Turner
6 Gerrard
3 Taylor
7 Whittingham76"
8 Cowie
17 Gunnarsson
11 Conway
19 Vuckic
9 Miller
Substitutes
29 Parish
4 Kiss
15 Gestede
20 Mason
23 Blake

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Leicester City

W D L D W W W W

Cardiff City

D W L W L W D W
Head to Head
Cardiff
0-0
Leicester 25-Sep-2011
Cardiff
2-0
Leicester 22-Feb-2011
Leicester
2-1
Cardiff 14-Sep-2010
Cardiff
2-1
Leicester 30-Mar-2010
Leicester
1-0
Cardiff 13-Mar-2010
Cardiff
0-1
Leicester 01-Mar-2008

Live Text Commentary
92:25 +2.25
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Peter Whittingham.

90:55 +0.55
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Daniel Drinkwater on Craig Conway. Free kick taken by Peter Whittingham. (Leicester) makes a substitution, with Steve Howard coming on for Paul Gallagher.

89:24
 

Foul by Ben Turner on Jermaine Beckford, free kick awarded. Paul Gallagher restarts play with the free kick.

85:13
 

Richie Wellens gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joe Mason. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Peter Whittingham from right channel, save by Kasper Schmeichel.

81:42
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Don Cowie, Unfair challenge on Ben Marshall by Anthony Gerrard results in a free kick. Kasper Schmeichel takes the free kick.

80:02
 

Corner taken right-footed by Paul Gallagher from the right by-line, Ben Marshall takes a long range shot harmlessly clearing the crossbar.

75:52
Goal
 

Foul by Paul Konchesky on Rudy Gestede, Penalty awarded. Placed penalty scored by Peter Whittingham. Leicester 2-1 Cardiff.

75:14
 

Peter Whittingham takes a inswinging corner.

72:12
 

Anthony Gerrard challenges Jermaine Beckford unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Richie Wellens.

69:34
Goal
 

Don Cowie concedes a free kick for a foul on Lloyd Dyer. Don Cowie shown a yellow card. Paul Gallagher hits the back of the net with a goal direct from the free kick from just outside the penalty box to the top right corner of the goal. Leicester 2-0 Cardiff.The assist for the goal came from Lloyd Dyer. (Leicester) makes a substitution, with Ben Marshall coming on for Lloyd Dyer.

67:13
 

Inswinging corner taken by Don Cowie from the left by-line, clearance made by Sean St. Ledger.

66:04
 

Corner taken by Paul Gallagher from the right by-line, Rudy Gestede manages to make a clearance.

65:00
Substitution
 

Joe Mason joins the action as a substitute, replacing Filip Kiss.

64:38
 

Foul by Jermaine Beckford on Anthony Gerrard, free kick awarded. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

64:12
 

Rudy Gestede produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

63:20
 

Shot by Daniel Drinkwater from outside the box goes high over the target.

62:28
 

Shot by Jermaine Beckford. David Marshall makes a brilliant save.

60:03
 

Craig Conway takes a shot. Jermaine Beckford gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ben Turner. David Marshall takes the direct free kick. Save made by Kasper Schmeichel.

59:02
 

Rudy Gestede concedes a free kick for a foul on Sean St. Ledger. Kasper Schmeichel takes the direct free kick.

53:24
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Paul Gallagher.

52:24
 

Unfair challenge on Andrew Taylor by Paul Gallagher results in a free kick. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

50:54
 

Inswinging corner taken by Paul Gallagher from the right by-line, Shot from 20 yards from Lloyd Dyer. Save by David Marshall. Clearance made by Andrew Taylor.

49:38
 

Foul by Lee Peltier on Craig Conway, free kick awarded. Andrew Taylor crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel, Matt Mills manages to make a clearance.

48:45
 

Jermaine Beckford has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal.

46:20 +1.2
 

Filip Kiss challenges Matt Mills unfairly and gives away a free kick. Matt Mills takes the free kick. Filip Kiss goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

45:49
Substitution
 

Haris Vuckic goes off and Rudy Gestede comes on.

45:23 +0.23
 

Kenny Miller is ruled offside. Kasper Schmeichel restarts play with the free kick.

44:16
 

Craig Conway crosses the ball, comfortable save by Kasper Schmeichel.

38:43
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Paul Gallagher, Richie Wellens fouled by Filip Kiss, the ref awards a Penalty. Penalty taken right-footed by Paul Gallagher and scored. Leicester 1-0 Cardiff.

38:25
 

Paul Konchesky takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Save made by David Marshall.

37:13
 

Corner taken right-footed by Don Cowie from the left by-line, clearance made by Paul Gallagher.

35:32
 

Inswinging corner taken by Paul Gallagher from the right by-line, Header from deep inside the penalty area by David Nugent goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

30:51
 

Effort on goal by Jermaine Beckford from just outside the area goes harmlessly over the target.

29:44
 

Shot from 20 yards from Jermaine Beckford. David Marshall makes a save.

28:15
 

David Nugent is ruled offside. David Marshall takes the free kick.

24:31
 

Don Cowie challenges Paul Gallagher unfairly and gives away a free kick. Centre by Paul Gallagher, Header by Matt Mills from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.

19:16
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Conway by Lee Peltier. David Marshall takes the free kick.

13:29
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Paul Gallagher from the right by-line, Unfair challenge on Anthony Gerrard by Matt Mills results in a free kick. David Marshall takes the direct free kick.

10:19
 

The ball is delivered by Kenny Miller.

6:50
Substitution
 

(Cardiff) makes a substitution, with Filip Kiss coming on for Aron Gunnarsson.

5:08
 

Paul Gallagher has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal.

3:28
 

The ball is crossed by Daniel Drinkwater.

2:13
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lee Peltier by Aron Gunnarsson. Matt Mills takes the direct free kick.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 39 42 73
2 Watford 39 32 72
3 Middlesbrough 39 29 72
4 Norwich 39 33 70
5 Derby 39 26 67
6 Ipswich 39 16 67
7 Brentford 39 12 66
8 Wolverhampton 39 11 65
9 Nottm Forest 39 8 57
10 Blackburn 39 1 54

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