• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 28 April 2012
  • Kick-off: 12:30
  • Venue: City Ground
Nottingham Forest

Nottingham Forest

Blackstock 69"

Blackstock 88"

2 - 0

Nottingham Forest vs Portsmouth


Team Lineups

Nottingham Forest

1 Camp
16 Gunter
4 Chambers
33 Lynch
3 Cunningham
12 McCleary
10 McGugan
22 Guedioura
11 Reid
28 Majewski
23 Blackstock69"88"
Substitutes
21 Smith
2 Wootton
7 Anderson
19 Moussi
26 Elokobi

Portsmouth

1 Ashdown
2 Ward
4 Mokoena
23 Rekik
3 Rocha
17 Harris
19 Norris
16 Allan
22 Maguire
11 Varney
14 Etuhu
Substitutes
9 Futacs
30 Magri
31 Webster
32 Wallace
33 Grant

Possession Stats

54%
46%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Nottingham Forest

W W W L W D W L

Portsmouth

L D D L W W L L
Head to Head
Portsmouth
3-0
Nottm Forest 05-Nov-2011
Nottm Forest
2-1
Portsmouth 15-Jan-2011
Portsmouth
2-1
Nottm Forest 30-Oct-2010
Nottm Forest
1-2
Portsmouth 28-Dec-2002
Portsmouth
2-0
Nottm Forest 10-Aug-2002
Nottm Forest
0-1
Portsmouth 30-Jan-2002

Live Text Commentary
92:28 +2.28
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Luke Varney.

91:22 +1.22
 

Unfair challenge on Marko Futacs by Joel Lynch results in a free kick. Scott Allan takes the direct free kick.

87:49
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken by Andy Reid, Dexter Blackstock fires in a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Nottm Forest 2-0 Portsmouth.Assist on the goal came from Andy Reid.

86:47
 

Aaron Mokoena challenges Guy Moussi unfairly and gives away a free kick. Lee Camp restarts play with the free kick.

83:19
 

Joel Lynch concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Maguire. Joel Lynch goes into the book. Direct free kick taken by Aaron Mokoena. Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Chris Maguire.

79:48
Substitution
 

Foul by Chris Maguire on Joel Lynch, free kick awarded. Booking for Chris Maguire for unsporting behaviour. (Nottm Forest) makes a substitution, with George Elokobi coming on for Adlene Guedioura. Direct free kick taken by Greg Cunningham.

78:41
 

Andy Reid takes a shot. Jamie Ashdown makes a save.

77:59
 

Chris Gunter sends in a cross.

77:14
Substitution
 

Ashley Harris leaves the field to be replaced by Marko Futacs.

72:42
 

Andy Reid produces a cross, Dexter Blackstock takes a shot. Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Andy Reid. Centre by Scott Allan, Dexter Blackstock takes a shot. Save by Jamie Ashdown.

71:31
Substitution
 

Guy Moussi is brought on as a substitute for Lewis McGugan.

70:47
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kelvin Etuhu by Dexter Blackstock. Jamie Ashdown takes the direct free kick.

69:15
Goal
 

Dexter Blackstock gets on the score sheet with a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Nottm Forest 1-0 Portsmouth.Assist on the goal came from Garath McCleary.

66:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lewis McGugan by Chris Maguire. Luke Chambers restarts play with the free kick.

64:42
Substitution
 

The referee blows for offside against Luke Varney. (Nottm Forest) makes a substitution, with Paul Anderson coming on for Radoslaw Majewski. Lee Camp restarts play with the free kick.

58:48
 

Corner taken by Ashley Harris played to the near post, clearance made by Andy Reid.

57:44
 

The offside flag is raised against Radoslaw Majewski. Direct free kick taken by Jamie Ashdown.

55:41
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Luke Chambers on Chris Maguire. Chris Maguire has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

54:21
 

Chris Maguire is ruled offside. Lewis McGugan takes the direct free kick.

53:21
 

David Norris takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.

52:12
 

Scott Allan takes a shot. Lee Camp makes a save.

49:55
 

Strike from close range by Dexter Blackstock clears the bar.

46:41 +1.41
 

A cross is delivered by Andy Reid, save by Jamie Ashdown.

47:42
 

Chris Maguire fouled by Joel Lynch, the ref awards a free kick. Aaron Mokoena takes the free kick.

47:14
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris Maguire on Adlene Guedioura. Greg Cunningham takes the free kick.

46:07
 

The ball is delivered by Andy Reid, blocked by Aaron Mokoena. Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Andy Reid, clearance by Aaron Mokoena.

45:59
 

The ball is swung over by Garath McCleary.

44:29
 

Ashley Harris concedes a free kick for a foul on Joel Lynch. Free kick taken by Lee Camp.

42:49
 

A cross is delivered by Chris Maguire.

41:50
 

The ball is delivered by Garath McCleary, Karim Rekik makes a clearance.

38:59
 

Adlene Guedioura gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joel Ward. Scott Allan takes the direct free kick.

37:57
 

Luke Varney is penalised for a handball. Luke Chambers takes the free kick.

37:38
 

Centre by Greg Cunningham, save by Jamie Ashdown.

35:14
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David Norris by Lewis McGugan. Aaron Mokoena restarts play with the free kick.

34:24
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Andy Reid by Aaron Mokoena results in a free kick. Aaron Mokoena booked for unsporting behaviour. Joel Lynch restarts play with the free kick.

32:16
 

Andy Reid takes a corner. Ricardo Rocha fouled by Joel Lynch, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jamie Ashdown.

31:22
 

Effort on goal by Chris Gunter from just inside the area clears the bar.

30:07
 

Aaron Mokoena fouled by Dexter Blackstock, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Jamie Ashdown.

29:20
 

Radoslaw Majewski takes a shot. Jamie Ashdown makes a save. Andy Reid takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, David Norris makes a clearance.

28:03
 

The ball is swung over by Luke Varney, Lee Camp makes a save.

27:29
 

Foul by Radoslaw Majewski on Joel Ward, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Karim Rekik.

27:00
 

Shot from just outside the area by Chris Maguire goes over the bar.

20:38
 

Luke Varney takes a shot. Save made by Lee Camp.

19:27
 

Andy Reid takes a shot. Blocked by Luke Varney. Inswinging corner taken by Andy Reid from the right by-line, Dexter Blackstock has a header from close range and clears the crossbar.

18:36
 

Garath McCleary sends in a cross, blocked by Karim Rekik. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Andy Reid played to the near post, David Norris makes a clearance.

16:13
 

Centre by Chris Gunter, save made by Jamie Ashdown.

13:03
 

Chris Maguire takes a shot. Save by Lee Camp.

10:37
 

Chris Gunter sends in a cross, blocked by Chris Maguire. Corner taken left-footed by Andy Reid from the right by-line to the near post, Aaron Mokoena makes a clearance.

7:46
 

Scott Allan produces a cross, Chris Gunter gets a block in. Corner taken by Scott Allan from the left by-line played to the near post, Lee Camp makes a save.

7:05
 

Shot from long range by Adlene Guedioura goes wide of the left-hand post.

5:14
 

Greg Cunningham fouled by Aaron Mokoena, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Lewis McGugan.

4:51
 

Aaron Mokoena takes a shot. Save by Lee Camp.

3:51
 

Adlene Guedioura takes a shot. Save by Jamie Ashdown.

3:37
 

The ball is sent over by Greg Cunningham, Joel Ward makes a clearance.

2:04
 

Chris Gunter produces a cross, save by Jamie Ashdown.

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

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