• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 08 March 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: The Walkers Stadium
Leicester City

Leicester City

Wellens 22"

Gallagher 90"

2 - 3
Norwich City

Norwich City

Hoolahan 20"

Holt 48" (P)

Wilbraham 58"

Leicester City vs Norwich City


Team Lineups

Leicester City

35 Pereira
16 Naughton
34 Bamba
36 Mee
15 Berner
22 Abe
8 Oakley
19 Wellens22"
10 King
24 Yakubu
37 Vassell
Substitutes
1 Weale
5 Miguel Vitor
6 Teixeira
7 Gallagher90"
11 Dyer
14 Waghorn
31 Schlupp

Norwich City

1 Ruddy
2 Martin
6 Whitbread
22 Ward
32 Tierney
7 Crofts
15 Fox
11 Surman
14 Hoolahan20"
9 Holt48"
21 Wilbraham58"
Substitutes
13 Rudd
3 Drury
5 Edwards
10 Jackson
12 Lansbury
18 Smith
24 McNamee

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Leicester City

W D L D W W W W

Norwich City

W W W L W D D W
Head to Head
Norwich
4-3
Leicester 28-Sep-2010
Leicester
4-0
Norwich 16-Feb-2008
Norwich
0-0
Leicester 19-Jan-2008
Leicester
1-2
Norwich 14-Apr-2007
Norwich
3-1
Leicester 28-Nov-2006
Norwich
2-1
Leicester 01-Apr-2006

Live Text Commentary
93:55 +3.55
Goal
 

Paul Gallagher finds the net with a goal from outside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Leicester 2-3 Norwich.Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrew Surman on Andy King.

92:56 +2.56
 

Bruno Berner takes a shot. Blocked by Andrew Crofts.

91:15 +1.15
 

Grant Holt fouled by Yuki Abe, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Grant Holt.

90:33 +0.33
 

Effort from outside the area by Ayegbeni Yakubu goes wide right of the goal.

89:10
 

Andrew Surman gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kyle Naughton. Kyle Naughton takes the direct free kick.

88:05
 

The ball is delivered by Andy King.

87:46
 

A cross is delivered by Grant Holt, save made by Ricardo Pereira.

86:30
 

Centre by Bruno Berner, John Ruddy makes a save.

85:13
Substitution
 

Korey Smith joins the action as a substitute, replacing Wesley Hoolahan.

84:35
 

Corner taken by Paul Gallagher.

84:15
 

Paul Gallagher takes a shot. Blocked by Andrew Crofts.

83:01
 

Andrew Crofts takes a shot. Ben Mee gets a block in.

82:26
 

Grant Holt fouled by Souleymane Bamba, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by David Fox.

82:14
 

Paul Gallagher produces a cross, Russell Martin makes a clearance.

80:53
 

The ball is swung over by Kyle Naughton.

80:29
 

Foul by Wesley Hoolahan on Yuki Abe, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Paul Gallagher.

78:19
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Martyn Waghorn on Zak Whitbread. John Ruddy takes the direct free kick.

76:52
 

Martyn Waghorn concedes a free kick for a foul on Marc Tierney. Free kick taken by David Fox.

76:13
 

Aaron Wilbraham takes a shot. Save by Ricardo Pereira.

75:16
 

The ball is delivered by Andrew Crofts, clearance by Kyle Naughton.

74:33
Substitution
 

Lloyd Dyer is brought on as a substitute for Richie Wellens.

73:18
 

Foul by Grant Holt on Bruno Berner, free kick awarded. Ricardo Pereira restarts play with the free kick.

71:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Martyn Waghorn by Elliott Ward. Richie Wellens takes the direct free kick.

69:18
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Grant Holt. Ricardo Pereira takes the free kick.

68:30
 

Inswinging corner taken by Paul Gallagher, Headed effort on goal by Ben Mee from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.

68:01
 

Paul Gallagher takes a shot. Blocked by Zak Whitbread.

67:40
 

The referee gives a free kick against Grant Holt for handball. Souleymane Bamba takes the direct free kick.

66:52
 

The ball is crossed by Richie Wellens, Zak Whitbread makes a clearance.

65:21
Substitution
 

Paul Gallagher is brought on as a substitute for Matt Oakley.

63:51
 

Matt Oakley receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Unfair challenge on Wesley Hoolahan by Matt Oakley results in a free kick. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

61:42
 

Foul by Grant Holt on Bruno Berner, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Ricardo Pereira.

61:14
 

Elliott Ward fouled by Ayegbeni Yakubu, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by John Ruddy.

60:56
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Grant Holt. Indirect free kick taken by Ricardo Pereira.

59:18
 

Richie Wellens concedes a free kick for a foul on Wesley Hoolahan. Elliott Ward takes the free kick.

58:06
Goal
 

Aaron Wilbraham finds the net with a goal from inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Leicester 1-3 Norwich.

57:37
 

Souleymane Bamba takes a shot. John Ruddy makes a save.

57:09
Substitution
 

Martyn Waghorn is brought on as a substitute for Darius Vassell.

56:58
 

The ball is crossed by Wesley Hoolahan.

55:23
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Darius Vassell misses to the left of the target.

54:02
 

Grant Holt crosses the ball, Headed effort from inside the area by Andrew Surman misses to the left of the target.

51:27
 

Andrew Crofts is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Ricardo Pereira.

50:56
 

Bruno Berner sends in a cross, blocked by Russell Martin.

49:57
 

The ball is sent over by Kyle Naughton.

49:48
 

The ball is crossed by Bruno Berner, Zak Whitbread makes a clearance.

48:18
Goal
 

Grant Holt scores a penalty. Leicester 1-2 Norwich.Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Wesley Hoolahan by Matt Oakley. Wesley Hoolahan provided the assist for the goal.

46:28 +1.28
 

Centre by Russell Martin, save by Ricardo Pereira.

46:02 +1.02
 

The ball is crossed by Wesley Hoolahan, blocked by Ben Mee.

45:31 +0.31
 

Richie Wellens takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the bar.

45:44
 

David Fox takes a shot. Blocked by Souleymane Bamba.

44:54
 

Andrew Surman takes a shot. Save by Ricardo Pereira.

42:45
 

Andrew Surman produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.

42:07
 

Bruno Berner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Grant Holt. David Fox takes the free kick.

41:57
 

Richie Wellens crosses the ball.

41:28
 

Darius Vassell fouled by Andrew Crofts, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Richie Wellens.

41:01
 

Grant Holt concedes a free kick for a foul on Souleymane Bamba. Free kick taken by Ben Mee.

39:10
 

Shot by Ayegbeni Yakubu from outside the box goes over the net.

37:47
 

Aaron Wilbraham crosses the ball, Ricardo Pereira makes a comfortable save.

35:45
 

Foul by Andrew Crofts on Yuki Abe, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Ben Mee.

34:52
 

Bruno Berner crosses the ball, Close range headed effort by Andy King misses to the right of the target.

34:01
 

Effort on goal by Andy King from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.

33:06
 

The ball is delivered by Marc Tierney, Headed effort from inside the penalty area by Aaron Wilbraham misses to the right of the target.

32:37
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu takes a shot. John Ruddy makes a save.

31:59
 

Elliott Ward concedes a free kick for a foul on Ayegbeni Yakubu. Richie Wellens restarts play with the free kick.

28:16
 

Corner taken left-footed by Andrew Surman.

27:57
 

The ball is swung over by Wesley Hoolahan, save made by Ricardo Pereira.

26:49
 

Matt Oakley takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Russell Martin manages to make a clearance.

25:25
 

Wesley Hoolahan fouled by Matt Oakley, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Elliott Ward.

24:37
 

The ball is swung over by Andrew Surman, Zak Whitbread has a header from close in and clears the crossbar.

24:13
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Andrew Surman played to the near post.

22:58
Goal
 

Richie Wellens scores a headed goal from deep inside the penalty area. Leicester 1-1 Norwich.Assist by Bruno Berner.

20:47
Goal
 

Wesley Hoolahan scores a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Leicester 0-1 Norwich.Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Andrew Surman from the right by-line to the near post, the assist for the goal came from Andrew Surman.

19:00
 

Darius Vassell takes a shot. Save by John Ruddy.

14:40
 

David Fox takes a outswinging corner.

14:20
 

The ball is delivered by Andrew Crofts, Andrew Surman takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Yuki Abe gets a block in.

12:49
 

Souleymane Bamba gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Grant Holt. Free kick crossed by Andrew Surman, Andy King manages to make a clearance.

12:31
 

The ball is crossed by Andy King.

8:08
 

Unfair challenge on Kyle Naughton by David Fox results in a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Richie Wellens, save by John Ruddy.

7:24
 

A cross is delivered by Bruno Berner, Header on goal by Ayegbeni Yakubu from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

7:05
 

Short corner taken by Matt Oakley.

6:58
 

A cross is delivered by Matt Oakley, Russell Martin gets a block in.

5:57
 

Foul by Yuki Abe on Grant Holt, free kick awarded. Strike on goal comes in from David Fox from the free kick.

5:01
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Matt Oakley, Souleymane Bamba has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

4:54
 

The ball is crossed by Souleymane Bamba, clearance made by Elliott Ward.

4:20
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Richie Wellens from the left by-line.

4:14
 

Darius Vassell crosses the ball, clearance by Russell Martin.

3:24
 

The ball is delivered by Kyle Naughton, Elliott Ward makes a clearance.

3:05
 

Centre by Wesley Hoolahan.

2:24
 

Richie Wellens delivers the ball, Elliott Ward makes a clearance.

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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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