• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 07 April 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: The Riverside Stadium
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Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Turner 10"

Mason 18"

Middlesbrough vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Middlesbrough

1 Steele
2 Hoyte
6 McManus
15 Hines
3 Bennett
17 Robson
8 Thomson
10 Bailey
11 Hammill
7 McDonald
30 Jutkiewicz
Substitutes
9 Emnes
16 Ogbeche
22 Martin
29 McMahon
33 Smallwood

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
23 Blake
5 Hudson
25 Turner10"
3 Taylor
8 Cowie
17 Gunnarsson
13 Lawrence
37 McPhail
7 Whittingham
9 Miller
Substitutes
22 Heaton
2 McNaughton
10 Earnshaw
15 Gestede
20 Mason18"

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Middlesbrough

L W L W L W W L

Cardiff City

D W L W L W D W
Head to Head
Cardiff
2-3
Middlesbrough 17-Dec-2011
Cardiff
0-3
Middlesbrough 02-May-2011
Middlesbrough
1-0
Cardiff 11-Dec-2010
Cardiff
1-0
Middlesbrough 06-Mar-2010
Middlesbrough
0-1
Cardiff 13-Dec-2009
Cardiff
2-1
Middlesbrough 02-Feb-1985

Live Text Commentary
94:21 +4.21
 

Close range effort by Stephen McManus goes over the bar.

94:11 +4.11
 

Scott McDonald takes a shot. David Marshall makes a save.

93:12 +3.12
 

Mark Hudson challenges Lukas Jutkiewicz unfairly and gives away a free kick. Malaury Martin takes the direct free kick.

92:15 +2.15
 

Kevin McNaughton takes a shot. Corner from left by-line taken by Aron Gunnarsson. Clearance by Stephen McManus.

86:31
 

Bart Ogbeche produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses wide left of the target.

85:41
Substitution
 

(Cardiff) makes a substitution, with Kevin McNaughton coming on for Rudy Gestede.

85:30
 

Scott McDonald delivers the ball, Headed effort from inside the area by Lukas Jutkiewicz misses to the left of the goal.

82:28
Substitution
 

A cross is delivered by Justin Hoyte, Foul by Joe Bennett on Aron Gunnarsson, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by David Marshall. Joe Bennett goes into the referee's book for dissent. Bart Ogbeche comes on in place of Nicky Bailey.

81:35
 

The referee blows for offside. David Marshall takes the free kick.

81:21
 

Justin Hoyte produces a cross.

81:05
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Barry Robson from the left by-line.

80:50
 

A cross is delivered by Barry Robson, Lukas Jutkiewicz takes a shot.

79:39
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Malaury Martin. David Marshall takes the indirect free kick.

78:29
 

Barry Robson takes the inswinging corner, Ben Turner makes a clearance.

78:24
 

The ball is swung over by Barry Robson.

76:57
 

Effort on goal by Rudy Gestede from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.

75:08
 

A cross is delivered by Joe Bennett, clearance made by Mark Hudson.

74:56
 

Marvin Emnes takes a shot. Save by David Marshall.

73:12
Yellow card
 

Andrew Taylor gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marvin Emnes. Nicky Bailey takes the indirect free kick. Booking for Andrew Taylor for unsporting behaviour.

72:49
 

Scott McDonald takes a shot. Save by David Marshall.

72:16
 

Joe Bennett produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

71:22
 

Darcy Blake sends in a cross, clearance by Stephen McManus.

70:31
 

Peter Whittingham goes into the book.

69:23
 

Justin Hoyte has an effort at goal from outside the box which misses left.

68:01
Substitution
 

(Middlesbrough) makes a substitution, with Malaury Martin coming on for Adam Hammill.

67:56
 

The ball is sent over by Joe Bennett.

67:28
 

Unfair challenge on Adam Hammill by Don Cowie results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Joe Bennett.

67:01
 

Adam Hammill takes a shot. Save by David Marshall.

66:13
 

The ball is crossed by Scott McDonald, Marvin Emnes takes a shot. Mark Hudson gets a block in.

64:54
 

The ball is swung over by Peter Whittingham, clearance by Joe Bennett.

63:52
 

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

63:16
 

A cross is delivered by Barry Robson, Andrew Taylor makes a clearance.

63:00
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz crosses the ball, Barry Robson takes a shot. Blocked by Aron Gunnarsson.

61:33
Substitution
 

(Middlesbrough) makes a substitution, with Marvin Emnes coming on for Kevin Thomson.

59:49
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adam Hammill by Mark Hudson. Barry Robson produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save by David Marshall.

57:05
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz is flagged offside by the assistant referee. David Marshall takes the free kick.

56:21
 

Adam Hammill crosses the ball, Scott McDonald takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

55:10
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Peter Whittingham, clearance made by Stephen McManus.

53:31
Substitution
 

The ball is delivered by Joe Bennett, Foul by Scott McDonald on David Marshall, free kick awarded. David Marshall takes the free kick. Rudy Gestede comes on in place of Stephen McPhail.

52:13
 

Nicky Bailey takes a shot. Save by David Marshall.

52:07
 

The ball is sent over by Kevin Thomson, Ben Turner makes a clearance.

52:00
 

Centre by Joe Bennett, clearance made by Mark Hudson.

48:52
 

Effort from outside the penalty area by Aron Gunnarsson goes wide left of the target.

48:35
 

Scott McDonald crosses the ball, Darcy Blake makes a clearance.

47:42
 

The ball is crossed by Nicky Bailey, save by David Marshall.

47:18
 

Adam Hammill takes a shot from a just insdie the penalty box and hits the post.

44:53
 

Joe Bennett produces a cross, Mark Hudson manages to make a clearance.

43:27
 

Joe Mason takes a shot. Save by Jason Steele.

42:51
 

Andrew Taylor sends in a cross, Stephen McManus makes a clearance.

38:58
 

The ball is swung over by Peter Whittingham, blocked by Barry Robson.

38:15
 

Aron Gunnarsson fouled by Seb Hines, the ref awards a free kick. Liam Lawrence restarts play with the free kick.

37:35
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

37:16
 

Scott McDonald fouled by Aron Gunnarsson, the ref awards a free kick. Nicky Bailey takes the direct free kick.

37:01
 

Unfair challenge on Seb Hines by Joe Mason results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Kevin Thomson.

36:02
 

Inswinging corner taken by Adam Hammill from the left by-line, Seb Hines takes a shot. Save by David Marshall.

35:53
 

Adam Hammill crosses the ball, Mark Hudson manages to make a clearance.

33:42
 

Scott McDonald crosses the ball.

32:06
 

Joe Mason concedes a free kick for a foul on Justin Hoyte. Free kick taken by Barry Robson.

31:15
 

Unfair challenge on Lukas Jutkiewicz by Mark Hudson results in a free kick. Adam Hammill takes the direct free kick.

26:04
Yellow card
 

Darcy Blake challenges Adam Hammill unfairly and gives away a free kick. Adam Hammill restarts play with the free kick. Stephen McPhail booked.

25:08
 

Unfair challenge on Barry Robson by Liam Lawrence results in a free kick. Seb Hines restarts play with the free kick.

23:03
 

Corner taken left-footed by Barry Robson from the right by-line to the near post, Don Cowie manages to make a clearance.

22:49
 

Barry Robson takes a shot. Save by David Marshall.

22:34
 

The ball is swung over by Joe Bennett, Darcy Blake makes a clearance.

20:43
 

Aron Gunnarsson fouled by Scott McDonald, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

18:04
Goal
 

Joe Mason scores a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Middlesbrough 0-2 Cardiff.The assist for the goal came from Liam Lawrence.

17:22
 

The ball is sent over by Joe Bennett, Lukas Jutkiewicz produces a header from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.

15:55
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen McPhail by Kevin Thomson. David Marshall takes the indirect free kick.

15:15
 

Joe Mason delivers the ball, Andrew Taylor produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.

13:37
 

Corner taken by Barry Robson from the left by-line, clearance by Don Cowie.

13:12
 

Corner taken left-footed by Barry Robson, save made by David Marshall.

13:07
 

Kevin Thomson sends in a cross.

10:23
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken by Liam Lawrence, Ben Turner grabs a headed goal from deep inside the penalty box. Middlesbrough 0-1 Cardiff.Assist by Liam Lawrence.

9:41
 

Liam Lawrence takes a inswinging corner.

9:15
 

Joe Mason takes a shot. Blocked by Darcy Blake.

8:57
 

Centre by Justin Hoyte.

7:08
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Adam Hammill played to the near post, Barry Robson produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.

5:23
Substitution
 

Kenny Miller goes off and Joe Mason comes on.

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

Full Sky Bet Championship Table