• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 04 February 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: The Riverside Stadium

Middlesbrough vs Crystal Palace


Team Lineups

Middlesbrough

1 Steele
29 McMahon
4 Bates
15 Hines
2 Hoyte
38 Haroun
8 Thomson
14 Williams
3 Bennett
9 Emnes
30 Jutkiewicz
Substitutes
31 Ripley
6 McManus
22 Martin
25 Main
33 Smallwood

Crystal Palace

1 Speroni
2 Clyne
6 Gardner
5 McCarthy
4 Parr
16 Zaha
15 Jedinak
8 Dikgacoi
7 Ambrose
35 Martin
19 Easter
Substitutes
34 Price
10 Garvan
11 Scannell
17 Murray
30 McShane

Possession Stats

40%
60%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Middlesbrough

W W W L D W W L

Crystal Palace

L D D D W D W W
Head to Head
Crystal Palace
0-1
Middlesbrough 17-Sep-2011
Crystal Palace
1-0
Middlesbrough 05-Feb-2011
Middlesbrough
2-1
Crystal Palace 06-Nov-2010
Middlesbrough
1-1
Crystal Palace 03-Apr-2010
Crystal Palace
1-0
Middlesbrough 07-Nov-2009
Middlesbrough
2-3
Crystal Palace 01-May-1994


Live Text Commentary
90:49 +0.49
 

Kagisho Dikgacoi fouled by Curtis Main, the ref awards a free kick. Patrick McCarthy takes the direct free kick.

88:57
 

Wilfried Zaha sends in a cross, save by Jason Steele.

88:28
 

Foul by Richard Smallwood on Wilfried Zaha, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Kagisho Dikgacoi.

87:45
 

Malaury Martin takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post.

87:23
 

Centre by Justin Hoyte, Lukas Jutkiewicz takes a shot. Save by Julian Speroni.

87:05
 

Foul by Wilfried Zaha on Joe Bennett, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Kevin Thomson.

86:30
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz concedes a free kick for a foul on Mile Jedinak. Direct free kick taken by Anthony Gardner.

85:37
 

Wilfried Zaha takes a shot. Blocked by Richard Smallwood.

84:14
 

Wilfried Zaha sends in a cross, Jermaine Easter takes a shot. Jermaine Easter takes a shot.

83:11
Substitution
 

Nathaniel Clyne has an effort at goal from the edge of the area that misses to the right of the target. (Middlesbrough) makes a substitution, with Richard Smallwood coming on for Tony McMahon.

81:49
 

Chris Martin takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post.

81:35
 

A cross is delivered by Wilfried Zaha. The ball is delivered by Jonathan Parr.

80:24
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Mile Jedinak by Kevin Thomson results in a free kick. Darren Ambrose goes off and Sean Scannell comes on. Anthony Gardner takes the free kick.

79:09
 

Jermaine Easter takes a shot. Save by Jason Steele. Effort on goal by Darren Ambrose from just outside the area goes harmlessly over the target.

78:21
 

Wilfried Zaha takes a shot. Save by Jason Steele.

77:13
 

Curtis Main takes a shot.

75:38
 

Malaury Martin fouled by Mile Jedinak, the ref awards a free kick. Seb Hines takes the free kick.

75:02
 

Corner taken by Darren Ambrose from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Lukas Jutkiewicz.

73:48
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Darren Ambrose goes wide right of the goal.

72:34
 

Rhys Williams has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide right of the goal.

67:54
 

Mile Jedinak gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Rhys Williams. Justin Hoyte takes the direct free kick.

67:09
 

The referee penalises Jermaine Easter for handball. Free kick taken by Matthew Bates.

65:48
 

Jonathan Parr sends in a cross, save made by Jason Steele.

64:59
 

Darren Ambrose delivers the ball, Justin Hoyte makes a clearance.

64:48
 

Jonathan Parr delivers the ball, clearance by Matthew Bates.

64:01
Yellow card
 

Tony McMahon is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

62:18
 

Tony McMahon crosses the ball. Lukas Jutkiewicz delivers the ball, clearance made by Patrick McCarthy.

62:00
 

The referee gives a free kick against Jermaine Easter for handball. Justin Hoyte takes the direct free kick.

61:29
 

Centre by Wilfried Zaha, Matthew Bates makes a clearance.

60:26
 

Darren Ambrose produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.

59:58
 

The ball is delivered by Darren Ambrose, clearance made by Rhys Williams. Jonathan Parr produces a cross, save by Jason Steele.

58:52
 

Foul by Joe Bennett on Wilfried Zaha, free kick awarded. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Darren Ambrose, clearance by Kevin Thomson.

58:37
 

The ball is swung over by Jonathan Parr, Matthew Bates makes a clearance.

58:13
 

Chris Martin takes a shot. Save made by Jason Steele.

56:42
 

Joe Bennett delivers the ball. Tony McMahon takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Patrick McCarthy makes a clearance. Shot from outside the area by Kevin Thomson misses to the left of the target.

54:34
 

Tony McMahon sends in a cross, Headed effort from deep inside the area by Malaury Martin misses to the left of the goal.

53:34
 

Wilfried Zaha takes a shot. Save by Jason Steele. The assistant referee signals for offside against Mile Jedinak. Jason Steele takes the free kick.

51:38
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box which goes wide right of the target.

49:27
Substitution
 

Foul by Mile Jedinak on Tony McMahon, free kick awarded. Curtis Main joins the action as a substitute, replacing Marvin Emnes. Tony McMahon has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

48:53
 

Kevin Thomson sends in a cross.

48:35
 

The ball is swung over by Marvin Emnes.

46:50 +1.5
 

Chris Martin has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide right of the goal.

47:26
 

Marvin Emnes has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.

46:16
 

Marvin Emnes concedes a free kick for a foul on Patrick McCarthy. Julian Speroni takes the free kick.

45:32
 

Shot by Darren Ambrose from outside the box goes high over the crossbar.

43:41
Yellow card
 

Kagisho Dikgacoi challenges Marvin Emnes unfairly and gives away a free kick. Booking for Kagisho Dikgacoi for unsporting behaviour. Seb Hines takes the free kick.

42:57
 

Chris Martin takes a shot. Jason Steele makes a save. Corner taken by Darren Ambrose played to the near post, clearance made by Matthew Bates.

41:44
 

Darren Ambrose takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Matthew Bates.

39:00
 

Wilfried Zaha crosses the ball, Matthew Bates makes a clearance.

38:35
 

The ball is delivered by Joe Bennett, Malaury Martin takes a shot. Save by Julian Speroni.

35:43
 

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

34:42
 

A cross is delivered by Joe Bennett.

33:13
 

Shot from outside the penalty box by Darren Ambrose goes wide right of the goal.

31:24
 

The ball is sent over by Tony McMahon, Headed effort from inside the area by Lukas Jutkiewicz misses to the left of the goal.

30:20
 

Darren Ambrose takes a shot. Save by Jason Steele.

28:24
 

Joe Bennett fouled by Mile Jedinak, the ref awards a free kick. Kevin Thomson takes the direct free kick.

25:16
 

Wilfried Zaha delivers the ball, clearance made by Seb Hines. Corner from right by-line taken by Jermaine Easter. The ball is delivered by Jonathan Parr, Jermaine Easter takes a shot. Jason Steele makes a save.

24:12
 

Wilfried Zaha fouled by Kevin Thomson, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Julian Speroni.

23:00
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Darren Ambrose from the left by-line, Chris Martin has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target.

21:37
 

Seb Hines gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris Martin. Darren Ambrose has an effort direct from the free kick, Corner taken right-footed by Darren Ambrose from the left by-line, save by Jason Steele.

21:07
 

Malaury Martin takes a shot. Save by Julian Speroni.

20:21
 

Wilfried Zaha has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide right of the target.

18:54
 

Outswinging corner taken by Darren Ambrose from the right by-line.

18:20
 

The ball is crossed by Nathaniel Clyne, Wilfried Zaha takes a shot. Jason Steele makes a save.

18:03
 

The referee gives a free kick against Marvin Emnes for handball. Free kick taken by Mile Jedinak.

15:59
 

Centre by Tony McMahon, Patrick McCarthy makes a clearance. Corner taken right-footed by Tony McMahon, Lukas Jutkiewicz takes a shot. Blocked by Kagisho Dikgacoi. Corner from the right by-line taken by Tony McMahon, clearance by Mile Jedinak.

14:44
 

Mile Jedinak has an effort at goal from outside the area which misses left.

13:16
 

Wilfried Zaha gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tony McMahon. Free kick crossed right-footed by Tony McMahon,

12:19
 

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

11:28
 

A cross is delivered by Joe Bennett, Shot by Rhys Williams from deep inside the penalty area misses wide to the left of the target.

9:41
 

Jermaine Easter fouled by Matthew Bates, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Kagisho Dikgacoi.

8:50
 

The ball is sent over by Joe Bennett.

7:57
Substitution
 

Malaury Martin joins the action as a substitute, replacing Faris Haroun.

7:35
 

Justin Hoyte challenges Chris Martin unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Patrick McCarthy.

7:04
 

The ball is sent over by Mile Jedinak, Jason Steele makes a save.

6:08
 

Mile Jedinak sends in a cross.

3:05
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz takes a shot. Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Tony McMahon from the right by-line, Header from close in by Faris Haroun misses to the right of the target.

2:21
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz crosses the ball. Corner taken by Tony McMahon, save made by Julian Speroni.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Birmingham 0 0 0
2 Blackburn 0 0 0
3 Bolton 0 0 0
4 Brentford 0 0 0
5 Brighton 0 0 0
6 Bristol City 0 0 0
7 Burnley 0 0 0
8 Cardiff 0 0 0
9 Charlton 0 0 0
10 Derby 0 0 0

Full Sky Bet Championship Table