• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 28 December 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Carrow Road
Norwich City

Norwich City

Nelson 19"

Hoolahan 63" (P)

Hoolahan 83" (P)

Hoolahan 90"

4 - 2
Sheffield United

Sheffield United

Reid 16"

Cresswell 28"

Norwich City vs Sheffield United


Team Lineups

Norwich City

1 Ruddy
2 Martin
5 Nelson19"
33 Berthel Askou
19 Lappin
18 Smith
7 Crofts
15 Fox
10 Jackson
9 Holt
16 Martin
Substitutes
13 Rudd
3 Drury
6 Whitbread
14 Hoolahan63"83"90"
23 Johnson
24 McNamee
30 Tudur Jones

Sheffield United

1 Simonsen
12 Calve
3 Nosworthy
23 Bartley
34 Lowton
11 Yeates
4 Montgomery
28 Quinn
24 Reid16"
9 Evans
17 Cresswell28"
Substitutes
29 Wright
6 Ertl
10 Bogdanovic
14 Williamson
18 Ward
22 Kozluk
25 Batth

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Norwich City

W W L D W D W W

Sheffield United

L L L W W D L D
Head to Head
Sheff Utd
1-0
Norwich 10-Jan-2009
Norwich
1-0
Sheff Utd 20-Sep-2008
Sheff Utd
2-0
Norwich 15-Mar-2008
Norwich
1-0
Sheff Utd 08-Dec-2007
Norwich
2-1
Sheff Utd 18-Mar-2006
Sheff Utd
1-3
Norwich 26-Dec-2005


Live Text Commentary
96:25 +6.25
Goal
 

Wesley Hoolahan finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Norwich 4-2 Sheff Utd.The assist for the goal came from Grant Holt.

96:08 +6.08
 

Ched Evans takes a shot. Save made by John Ruddy.

94:17 +4.17
Red card
 

Stephen Quinn shown a red card. Unfair challenge on Wesley Hoolahan by Nick Montgomery results in a free kick. Wesley Hoolahan takes the direct free kick.

92:52 +2.52
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Wesley Hoolahan.

90:51 +0.51
 

The ball is crossed by Andy Reid, Simon Lappin makes a clearance.

90:03 +0.03
 

Andy Reid delivers the ball, clearance by Michael Nelson.

87:36
Substitution
 

Zak Whitbread comes on in place of Anthony McNamee.

86:18
Substitution
 

Daniel Bogdanovic joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jean Calve.

83:50
 

Wesley Hoolahan goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

83:17
Goal
 

Penalty scored by Wesley Hoolahan. Norwich 3-2 Sheff Utd.Kyle Bartley is adjudged to have handled the ball. Wesley Hoolahan goes into the book.

83:17
Goal
 

Wesley Hoolahan scores a penalty. Norwich 3-2 Sheff Utd.Kyle Bartley is penalised for handball and concedes a .

81:28
 

Effort on goal by Ched Evans from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.

81:16
 

Centre by Andy Reid.

80:49
 

Grant Holt challenges Matthew Lowton unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Matthew Lowton.

79:29
 

Mark Yeates produces a cross, save by John Ruddy.

78:07
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Reid on Grant Holt. The ball is swung over by Wesley Hoolahan, Jens Berthel Askou takes a shot. Comfortable save by Steve Simonsen.

77:49
 

Mark Yeates produces a cross, John Ruddy makes a comfortable save.

77:34
 

The referee penalises Andrew Crofts for handball. Free kick taken by Nick Montgomery.

76:18
 

Centre by Anthony McNamee, comfortable save by Steve Simonsen.

74:32
 

Russell Martin challenges Mark Yeates unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Matthew Lowton.

72:52
 

Corner taken left-footed by Anthony McNamee, Chris Martin produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

70:41
 

Effort on goal by Mark Yeates from just inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

70:20
 

Shot by Andy Reid. Andrew Crofts gets a block in.

69:26
 

Chris Martin takes a shot. Save made by Steve Simonsen.

68:31
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Martin by Nyron Nosworthy. Jens Berthel Askou takes the direct free kick.

67:56
 

Shot by Ched Evans. Save by John Ruddy.

65:16
 

Andy Reid fouled by Wesley Hoolahan, the ref awards a free kick. Steve Simonsen takes the direct free kick.

64:49
 

Anthony McNamee produces a cross, clearance made by Nyron Nosworthy.

62:17
Goal
 

Booking for Nick Montgomery for unsporting behaviour. Wesley Hoolahan scores a penalty. Norwich 2-2 Sheff Utd.Grant Holt fouled by Nick Montgomery, the ref awards a Penalty.

60:55
Substitution
 

Anthony McNamee on for David Fox.

60:03
 

Corner taken by Wesley Hoolahan from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Nick Montgomery.

59:49
 

Chris Martin takes a shot. Nyron Nosworthy makes a clearance.

59:02
 

Centre by Wesley Hoolahan.

58:31
 

Ched Evans is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by John Ruddy.

57:33
 

Jens Berthel Askou challenges Ched Evans unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed by Richard Cresswell, Simon Lappin manages to make a clearance.

56:51
 

Nyron Nosworthy challenges Grant Holt unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by David Fox from own half.

54:42
 

Korey Smith gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stephen Quinn. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Mark Yeates from left channel, clearance by Simon Lappin.

54:13
 

Jean Calve crosses the ball, Russell Martin makes a clearance.

51:43
 

The referee blows for offside. John Ruddy takes the direct free kick.

49:52
 

Foul by Grant Holt on Nyron Nosworthy, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Steve Simonsen.

47:02 +2.02
 

Headed cross/shot by David Fox, save made by Steve Simonsen.

48:58
 

A cross is delivered by Simon Lappin.

48:37
 

The ball is crossed by Russell Martin.

47:24
Yellow card
 

Booking for Simon Lappin for unsporting behaviour. Unfair challenge on Ched Evans by Simon Lappin results in a free kick. Andy Reid crosses the ball in from the free kick, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jens Berthel Askou by Matthew Lowton. John Ruddy takes the free kick.

45:28 +0.28
 

The referee cautions Kyle Bartley for unsporting behaviour. Kyle Bartley challenges Grant Holt unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed by David Fox, Ched Evans manages to make a clearance.

45:01
Substitution
 

Wesley Hoolahan replaces Simeon Jackson.

44:00
 

The ball is sent over by Mark Yeates.

41:15
 

Ched Evans gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Korey Smith. David Fox takes the direct free kick.

40:10
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Simeon Jackson on Nick Montgomery. Free kick taken by Matthew Lowton.

39:23
 

The ball is crossed by Russell Martin.

37:05
 

Centre by Andy Reid.

35:33
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by David Fox.

35:18
 

Shot by Simeon Jackson. Clearance by Nyron Nosworthy.

31:19
 

Foul by Jean Calve on Chris Martin, free kick awarded. David Fox delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, Jean Calve manages to make a clearance.

30:36
 

Handball decision goes against Grant Holt. Matthew Lowton takes the indirect free kick.

28:37
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Richard Cresswell from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Norwich 1-2 Sheff Utd.The assist for the goal came from Stephen Quinn.

26:43
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Simeon Jackson on Nick Montgomery. Free kick taken by Matthew Lowton.

25:53
 

David Fox takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Headed effort from inside the penalty area by Grant Holt misses to the right of the target.

24:54
 

The ball is swung over by David Fox, free kick awarded for a foul by Grant Holt on Kyle Bartley. Free kick taken by Steve Simonsen.

24:19
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by David Fox, Nyron Nosworthy makes a clearance.

24:14
 

The ball is sent over by Simeon Jackson, clearance made by Matthew Lowton.

23:11
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David Fox by Nick Montgomery. The ball is crossed by David Fox, Close range headed effort by Michael Nelson misses to the right of the target.

21:42
 

Corner taken right-footed by Mark Yeates, clearance by Andrew Crofts.

21:10
 

Ched Evans takes a shot. Nyron Nosworthy gets a block in.

19:13
Goal
 

Michael Nelson scores a headed goal from close in. Norwich 1-1 Sheff Utd.Chris Martin fouled by Nick Montgomery, the ref awards a free kick. Assist on the goal came from David Fox.

16:42
Goal
 

Andy Reid grabs a goal from outside the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. Norwich 0-1 Sheff Utd.Jens Berthel Askou challenges Ched Evans unfairly and gives away a free kick.

15:14
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Simeon Jackson. Indirect free kick taken by Steve Simonsen.

12:43
 

Mark Yeates produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.

11:57
 

The referee blows for offside against Richard Cresswell. Russell Martin takes the indirect free kick.

9:11
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Richard Cresswell on Korey Smith. John Ruddy takes the free kick.

9:02
 

The ball is swung over by Stephen Quinn, clearance made by Michael Nelson.

6:14
 

Michael Nelson fouled by Richard Cresswell, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Russell Martin.

3:27
 

Header from deep inside the area by Michael Nelson goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

3:13
 

Corner from right by-line taken by David Fox.

2:48
 

The ball is crossed by Simon Lappin, clearance by Andy Reid.

2:41
 

The ball is sent over by Grant Holt.

2:04
 

Andy Reid takes a shot from 20 yards. Comfortable save by John Ruddy.

Kick off
 

The game kicks-off.

Half time
 

The match has reached half-time.

Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of the match.

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

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