• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 12 February 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Carrow Road
Norwich City

Norwich City

Lansbury 15"

Holt 90"

2 - 1
Reading

Reading

Long 25"

Norwich City vs Reading


Team Lineups

Norwich City

1 Ruddy
2 Martin
20 Barnett
22 Ward
3 Drury
7 Crofts
15 Fox
14 Hoolahan
12 Lansbury15"
9 Holt90"
16 Martin
Substitutes
31 Steer
6 Whitbread
10 Jackson
11 Surman
18 Smith
19 Lappin
21 Wilbraham

Reading

1 Federici
2 Griffin
16 Ingimarsson
5 Mills
23 Harte
4 Karacan
7 Tabb
14 Kebe
19 Robson-Kanu
20 Howard
9 Long25"
Substitutes
41 McCarthy
6 Gunnarsson
10 Hunt
15 Khizanishvili
17 Antonio
18 Church
45 Manset

Possession Stats

41%
59%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Norwich City

W W L D W D W W

Reading

L L W L D D D W
Head to Head
Reading
3-3
Norwich 13-Nov-2010
Norwich
0-2
Reading 27-Apr-2009
Reading
2-0
Norwich 13-Dec-2008
Reading
4-0
Norwich 31-Jan-2006
Norwich
0-1
Reading 24-Sep-2005
Reading
0-1
Norwich 12-Apr-2004


Live Text Commentary
95:10 +5.1
 

A cross is delivered by Ivar Ingimarsson, Zak Whitbread makes a clearance.

93:48 +3.48
Goal
 

Grant Holt fires in a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Norwich 2-1 Reading.The assist for the goal came from Andrew Crofts.

93:16 +3.16
 

Jay Tabb produces a cross, John Ruddy makes a save.

92:31 +2.31
 

Michail Antonio concedes a free kick for a foul on Wesley Hoolahan. Centre by David Fox, Zak Whitbread takes a shot. Save by Adam Federici.

90:58 +0.58
 

Andrew Crofts produces a cross, Ian Harte makes a clearance. Corner taken left-footed by Wesley Hoolahan.

90:37 +0.37
 

Shot by Grant Holt. Save by Adam Federici.

90:05 +0.05
 

Shot by Brian Howard. Blocked by Elliott Ward.

89:28
 

Russell Martin produces a cross, Header by Andrew Crofts from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.

88:31
 

Grant Holt takes a shot. Adam Federici makes a save.

88:05
 

Brian Howard challenges Wesley Hoolahan unfairly and gives away a free kick. David Fox takes the free kick.

87:56
 

The ball is crossed by Brian Howard, clearance by Zak Whitbread.

86:44
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Jimmy Kebe. John Ruddy restarts play with the free kick.

86:27
 

The ball is delivered by Andrew Surman, save made by Adam Federici.

85:53
 

Russell Martin is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Adam Federici takes the free kick.

82:34
 

A cross is delivered by Grant Holt, Wesley Hoolahan takes a shot from inside the six-yard box clearing the crossbar.

82:30
 

The ball is delivered by Ivar Ingimarsson.

80:51
Substitution
 

Aaron Wilbraham replaces Chris Martin. Foul by Grant Holt on Jay Tabb, free kick awarded. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Ian Harte.

79:46
 

Wesley Hoolahan produces a cross, save by Adam Federici.

78:32
Substitution
 

Zak Whitbread replaces Leon Barnett. Brian Howard takes the inswinging corner, John Ruddy makes a save.

77:45
 

Michail Antonio has an effort at goal. Blocked by Adam Drury.

75:40
 

The ball is delivered by Wesley Hoolahan, Matt Mills makes a clearance.

73:50
 

Shot by Andrew Crofts. Adam Federici makes a save. A cross is delivered by Russell Martin, Shot from 18 yards by Wesley Hoolahan. Save by Adam Federici. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Wesley Hoolahan from the left by-line to the near post, Chris Martin challenges Matt Mills unfairly and gives away a free kick. Adam Federici takes the direct free kick.

73:36
 

Shane Long delivers the ball, Elliott Ward makes a clearance.

72:35
 

Andrew Crofts has an effort at goal from 20 yards. Save by Adam Federici.

71:24
Substitution
 

Hal Robson-Kanu goes off and Michail Antonio comes on.

70:21
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Hal Robson-Kanu on Andrew Crofts. Direct free kick taken by John Ruddy.

69:31
 

The referee penalises Wesley Hoolahan for handball. Free kick crossed right-footed by Andy Griffin.

67:45
 

Wesley Hoolahan sends in a cross, Matt Mills manages to make a clearance. Short corner worked by Wesley Hoolahan, Andrew Surman has an effort at goal from 20 yards.

67:09
 

The ball is sent over by Adam Drury, Hal Robson-Kanu makes a clearance. Andrew Surman takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Shane Long.

64:37
Red card
 

Jem Karacan is sent off by the referee for violent conduct. Unfair challenge on David Fox by Jem Karacan results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Elliott Ward.

63:36
 

Unfair challenge on Matt Mills by Andrew Surman results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Adam Federici.

62:25
Substitution
 

(Norwich) makes a substitution, with Andrew Surman coming on for Henri Lansbury. Wesley Hoolahan produces a cross, Brian Howard makes a clearance. David Fox takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Matt Mills manages to make a clearance.

59:43
 

Jem Karacan sends in a cross.

59:36
 

The ball is swung over by Shane Long, clearance made by Leon Barnett.

59:08
 

A cross is delivered by Jimmy Kebe, clearance made by Leon Barnett.

57:58
 

Corner taken right-footed by David Fox, save made by Adam Federici.

57:06
 

Wesley Hoolahan produces a cross, Chris Martin has a headed effort at goal from just inside the area that misses to the right of the target.

55:28
 

Hal Robson-Kanu produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that misses to the left of the goal.

55:18
 

The ball is crossed by Jem Karacan, Russell Martin manages to make a clearance.

54:49
 

The ball is crossed by Hal Robson-Kanu, clearance made by Russell Martin.

53:10
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Grant Holt. Adam Federici restarts play with the free kick.

51:31
 

Shot by Wesley Hoolahan. Save made by Adam Federici.

50:40
 

The ball is crossed by Russell Martin, clearance by Hal Robson-Kanu.

48:53
 

A cross is delivered by Ian Harte.

48:20
 

Centre by Brian Howard, Russell Martin manages to make a clearance.

46:00 +1
 

Jimmy Kebe produces a cross, clearance by Henri Lansbury. Brian Howard takes a short corner.

45:40 +0.4
 

Unfair challenge on Shane Long by Adam Drury results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ian Harte.

45:42
 

The ball is crossed by Ian Harte, Elliott Ward makes a clearance.

44:43
 

Adam Drury sends in a cross, Henri Lansbury has an effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the target.

44:14
 

Jem Karacan delivers the ball, Grant Holt manages to make a clearance.

41:12
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Henri Lansbury on Jimmy Kebe. Strike on goal comes in from Ian Harte from the free kick.

39:25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris Martin on Ian Harte. Adam Federici takes the free kick.

39:11
 

Brian Howard produces a cross, John Ruddy makes a save.

37:55
 

Jimmy Kebe has an effort at goal. Save by John Ruddy. Corner taken left-footed by Brian Howard from the left by-line to the near post, Headed effort on goal by Ian Harte from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the goal.

37:40
 

David Fox takes a shot.

37:33
 

The ball is crossed by Russell Martin, Ian Harte manages to make a clearance.

36:22
 

Andrew Crofts takes a shot.

35:35
 

Grant Holt takes a shot from 12 yards. Save by Adam Federici. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by David Fox.

34:59
 

A cross is delivered by Jimmy Kebe, clearance by Henri Lansbury.

34:36
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Shane Long. Indirect free kick taken by John Ruddy.

33:28
Yellow card
 

Henri Lansbury booked for unsporting behaviour. Free kick awarded for a foul by Henri Lansbury on Jimmy Kebe. Free kick taken by Matt Mills.

31:55
 

Shane Long crosses the ball, Brian Howard takes a shot. Blocked by David Fox. Corner taken by Brian Howard from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Russell Martin.

31:19
 

Foul by Chris Martin on Andy Griffin, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Adam Federici.

30:00
 

Shane Long gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andrew Crofts. Adam Drury restarts play with the free kick.

29:31
 

Jimmy Kebe takes a shot. Adam Drury gets a block in.

28:55
 

Grant Holt is caught offside. Adam Federici takes the free kick.

27:35
 

A cross is delivered by Jem Karacan.

25:59
Goal
 

Shane Long finds the back of the net with a goal from close in low into the middle of the goal. Norwich 1-1 Reading.Assist by Jimmy Kebe.

23:03
 

Outswinging corner taken by David Fox, Andrew Crofts has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal.

22:41
 

Shot from 12 yards from Chris Martin. Ian Harte gets a block in.

21:16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrew Crofts on Jay Tabb. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

19:42
 

Chris Martin concedes a free kick for a foul on Ian Harte. Ian Harte restarts play with the free kick.

19:00
 

Grant Holt takes a shot from close in clearing the crossbar.

17:15
 

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

15:34
Goal
 

Henri Lansbury finds the net with a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Norwich 1-0 Reading.Assist on the goal came from Wesley Hoolahan.

14:56
 

Matt Mills gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Grant Holt. Direct free kick taken by Adam Drury.

13:13
 

Elliott Ward concedes a free kick for a foul on Hal Robson-Kanu. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Ian Harte, John Ruddy makes a save.

12:57
 

Shot from 20 yards from Chris Martin. Comfortable save by Adam Federici.

12:16
 

The ball is sent over by Henri Lansbury, Grant Holt takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.

11:44
 

Corner from right by-line taken by David Fox.

10:11
 

Leon Barnett fouled by Shane Long, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

9:09
 

Henri Lansbury gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jay Tabb. Brian Howard restarts play with the free kick.

8:28
 

The ball is swung over by Russell Martin, Chris Martin takes a shot. Blocked by Andy Griffin.

8:08
 

The ball is delivered by Adam Drury, Ian Harte manages to make a clearance.

7:26
 

The ball is delivered by Russell Martin, Chris Martin takes a shot. Save by Adam Federici.

5:54
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Henri Lansbury on Brian Howard. Matt Mills restarts play with the free kick.

5:21
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Elliott Ward.

4:07
 

The ball is crossed by Andrew Crofts.

1:17
 

Hal Robson-Kanu crosses the ball, Russell Martin concedes a free kick for a foul on Shane Long. Shot comes in from Ian Harte from the free kick.

:15
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Brian Howard from the right by-line, clearance by Adam Drury.

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1 Brighton 5 4 13
2 Hull 5 4 10
3 Ipswich 5 3 10
4 QPR 5 2 10
5 Cardiff 5 3 9
6 Middlesbrough 5 4 8
7 Birmingham 4 3 8
8 Charlton 5 2 8
9 Burnley 5 0 8
10 Leeds 5 1 7

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