• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 29 December 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: The Riverside Stadium
Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough

Miller 13"

Smallwood 35"

McDonald 61"

Reach 87"

4 - 2
Blackpool

Blackpool

Thomas 58"

Basham 75"

Middlesbrough vs Blackpool


Team Lineups

Middlesbrough

1 Steele
2 Hoyte
39 Woodgate
14 Williams
18 Halliday
9 Emnes
7 Leadbitter
10 Bailey
33 Smallwood35"
30 Miller13"
27 McDonald61"
Substitutes
32 Leutwiler
5 Zemmama
8 Thomson
17 Jutkiewicz
21 Parnaby
22 Williams
25 Reach87"

Blackpool

1 Gilks
3 Crainey
42 Broadfoot
20 Cathcart
15 Baptiste
17 Basham75"
8 Gomes
12 Taylor-Fletcher
40 Delfouneso
39 Thomas58"
11 Ince
Substitutes
21 Halstead
5 Eardley
9 Phillips
14 Sylvestre
31 Martinez
33 Harris
38 Dicko

Possession Stats

48%
52%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Middlesbrough

W W W L D W W L

Blackpool

D D D L L L L D
Head to Head
Blackpool
4-1
Middlesbrough 18-Sep-2012
Blackpool
3-0
Middlesbrough 02-Jan-2012
Middlesbrough
2-2
Blackpool 19-Nov-2011
Blackpool
2-0
Middlesbrough 16-Feb-2010
Middlesbrough
0-3
Blackpool 08-Dec-2009
Middlesbrough
0-0
Blackpool 09-Feb-1974


Live Text Commentary
93:33 +3.33
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Thomas Ince, Chris Basham takes a shot. Save by Jason Steele.

92:38 +2.38
 

Corner taken short by Adam Reach. Short corner taken by Adam Reach from the right by-line.

92:07 +2.07
 

Adam Reach takes a short corner.

91:30 +1.3
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Matt Gilks.

87:01
Goal
 

Goal scored by Adam Reach from just outside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Middlesbrough 4-2 Blackpool.Lukas Jutkiewicz provided the assist for the goal. The referee blows for offside against Thomas Ince. Indirect free kick taken by Jason Steele.

85:51
 

Stephen Crainey takes a corner.

82:36
 

Kirk Broadfoot challenges Lukas Jutkiewicz unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Grant Leadbitter.

79:31
Goal
 

Jonathan Woodgate goes into the referee's book. Jonathan Woodgate challenges Ludovic Sylvestre unfairly and gives away a Penalty. Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Stephen Crainey. Penalty taken by Thomas Ince is saved by Jason Steele. Middlesbrough 3-2 Blackpool.Lukas Jutkiewicz joins the action as a substitute, replacing Marvin Emnes. Craig Cathcart concedes a free kick for a foul on Jonathan Woodgate. Indirect free kick taken by Jason Steele.

77:31
 

The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Jason Steele.

74:54
Goal
 

Outswinging corner taken by Stephen Crainey from the right by-line, Chris Basham finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Middlesbrough 3-2 Blackpool.Assist by Stephen Crainey. Andrew Halliday fouled by Thomas Ince, the ref awards a free kick. Grant Leadbitter takes the direct free kick.

73:53
 

Foul by Nicky Bailey on Thomas Ince, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Stephen Crainey.

73:26
 

Adam Reach delivers the ball, clearance made by Kirk Broadfoot.

72:45
 

Ludovic Sylvestre delivers the ball, Jason Steele makes a save.

72:15
 

Foul by Alex Baptiste on Scott McDonald, free kick awarded. Grant Leadbitter takes the indirect free kick.

71:19
 

Scott McDonald has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the target.

68:08
 

Unfair challenge on Gary Taylor-Fletcher by Stuart Parnaby results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Stephen Crainey.

66:43
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Stephen Crainey.

64:13
Substitution
 

Adam Reach on for Ishmael Miller.

63:23
 

Chris Basham has an effort at goal from the edge of the area that misses to the right of the target.

61:42
Goal
 

Scott McDonald gets on the score sheet with a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Middlesbrough 3-1 Blackpool.

61:13
 

The referee blows for offside against Wes Thomas. Rhys Williams takes the free kick.

60:41
 

Andrew Halliday delivers the ball, Craig Cathcart manages to make a clearance.

59:42
 

Stuart Parnaby produces a cross, save by Matt Gilks.

58:39
Goal
 

Goal scored by Wes Thomas from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Middlesbrough 2-1 Blackpool.Assist on the goal came from Gary Taylor-Fletcher.

56:58
Substitution
 

(Blackpool) makes a substitution, with Ludovic Sylvestre coming on for Tiago Gomes.

53:49
 

Chris Basham fouled by Ishmael Miller, the ref awards a free kick. Matt Gilks takes the indirect free kick.

52:20
 

Short corner taken by Thomas Ince from the right by-line.

50:42
 

Centre by Andrew Halliday, clearance made by Stephen Crainey.

47:43 +2.43
 

The ball is delivered by Andrew Halliday, clearance by Kirk Broadfoot.

46:31 +1.31
 

Ishmael Miller concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig Cathcart. Craig Cathcart takes the free kick.

47:59
 

Corner taken right-footed by Grant Leadbitter, save by Matt Gilks.

47:14
 

The ball is crossed by Ishmael Miller, save by Matt Gilks. Corner taken by Grant Leadbitter from the right by-line, Kirk Broadfoot makes a clearance.

45:59 +0.59
 

Kirk Broadfoot concedes a free kick for a foul on Scott McDonald. Indirect free kick taken by Jason Steele.

45:30 +0.3
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Stephen Crainey, Andrew Halliday manages to make a clearance.

43:51
 

Ishmael Miller challenges Stephen Crainey unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Stephen Crainey.

41:46
 

Rhys Williams challenges Thomas Ince unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Alex Baptiste.

41:04
 

Marvin Emnes sends in a cross, Kirk Broadfoot makes a clearance.

38:39
 

Ishmael Miller gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stephen Crainey. Matt Gilks takes the indirect free kick.

37:23
 

Foul by Kirk Broadfoot on Marvin Emnes, free kick awarded. Jason Steele restarts play with the free kick.

35:15
Goal
 

Richard Smallwood gets on the score sheet with a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Middlesbrough 2-0 Blackpool.Assist on the goal came from Marvin Emnes. Angel Martinez replaces Nathan Delfouneso.

32:30
 

Centre by Stephen Crainey.

29:02
 

The ball is sent over by Stephen Crainey.

28:05
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Stuart Parnaby. Indirect free kick taken by Matt Gilks.

24:27
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Stephen Crainey, Rhys Williams makes a clearance. Effort from inside the area by Thomas Ince misses to the left of the target.

23:45
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Wes Thomas by Andrew Halliday. Stephen Crainey takes the direct free kick.

20:42
Substitution
 

Stuart Parnaby is brought on as a substitute for Justin Hoyte.

17:46
 

Corner taken by Stephen Crainey.

17:08
 

Ishmael Miller has an effort at goal from the edge of the area that misses to the right of the target.

16:06
 

Corner taken by Grant Leadbitter from the left by-line, save made by Matt Gilks.

13:23
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken by Grant Leadbitter from the left by-line, Ishmael Miller grabs a headed goal from close in. Middlesbrough 1-0 Blackpool.The assist for the goal came from Grant Leadbitter.

11:51
 

Jonathan Woodgate takes a shot. Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Stephen Crainey, clearance made by Andrew Halliday. Gary Taylor-Fletcher takes a shot.

10:49
 

Corner taken by Grant Leadbitter, save by Matt Gilks.

9:59
 

Ishmael Miller crosses the ball, save by Matt Gilks.

6:52
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Grant Leadbitter. Foul by Nicky Bailey on Chris Basham, free kick awarded. Matt Gilks takes the indirect free kick.

4:27
 

Corner taken right-footed by Grant Leadbitter, save by Matt Gilks. Outswinging corner taken by Grant Leadbitter from the right by-line.

1:44
 

Centre by Ishmael Miller, clearance by Craig Cathcart. Inswinging corner taken by Grant Leadbitter from the right by-line.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 46 53 90
2 Watford 46 41 89
3 Norwich 46 40 86
4 Middlesbrough 46 31 85
5 Brentford 46 19 78
6 Ipswich 46 18 78
7 Wolverhampton 46 14 78
8 Derby 46 29 77
9 Blackburn 46 7 67
10 Birmingham 46 -10 63

Full Sky Bet Championship Table