• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Fri 29 November 2013
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: The City Ground
Nottingham Forest

Nottingham Forest

Cox 40"

Henderson 59"

2 - 3
Reading

Reading

Pogrebnyak 7"

Gorkss 12"

Obita 73"

Nottingham Forest vs Reading


Team Lineups

Nottingham Forest

1 Darlow
2 Lichaj
16 Lascelles
25 Hobbs
3 Harding
12 Mackie
10 Lansbury
28 Majewski
18 Jara
21 Paterson
31 Cox40"
Substitutes
7 Chalobah
9 Henderson59"
11 Reid
15 Halford
27 Derbyshire
29 De Vries
39 Abdoun

Reading

21 McCarthy
2 Gunter
5 Pearce
17 Gorkss12"
3 Kelly
19 Robson-Kanu
20 Guthrie
23 Williams
37 Obita73"
12 McCleary
7 Pogrebnyak7"
Substitutes
1 Federici
9 Le Fondre
11 McAnuff
14 Sharp
16 Akpan
22 Blackman
24 Cummings

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Nottingham Forest

L D L L L W D D

Reading

L L L W L D D D
Head to Head
Reading
1-0
Nottm Forest 17-Apr-2012
Nottm Forest
1-0
Reading 01-Nov-2011
Nottm Forest
3-4
Reading 09-Apr-2011
Reading
1-1
Nottm Forest 21-Aug-2010
Nottm Forest
2-1
Reading 16-Jan-2010
Reading
0-0
Nottm Forest 08-Aug-2009


Live Text Commentary
94:59 +4.59
 

Free kick taken by Henri Lansbury.

94:57 +4.57
 

Garath McCleary gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gonzalo Jara.

94:47 +4.47
 

Free kick taken by Danny Guthrie.

94:30 +4.3
 

Jamaal Lascelles concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Williams.

93:49 +3.49
 

Henri Lansbury goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

93:38 +3.38
 

Unfair challenge on Daniel Williams by Henri Lansbury results in a free kick.

Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of the match.

92:14 +2.14
 

Jamaal Lascelles gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Daniel Williams.

90:34 +0.34
 

Unfair challenge on Billy Sharp by Jamaal Lascelles results in a free kick.

89:53
 

Clearance made by Stephen Kelly.

88:54
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Andy Reid.

87:59
 

Gonzalo Jara takes the free kick.

87:42
 

Unfair challenge on Henri Lansbury by Billy Sharp results in a free kick.

86:32
 

Jamaal Lascelles manages to make a clearance.

85:06
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Henri Lansbury by Nick Blackman.

84:22
 

Karl Darlow takes the free kick.

84:07
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nick Blackman on Eric Lichaj.

83:33
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Darius Henderson on Stephen Kelly.

83:05
 

Daniel Williams takes a shot. Karl Darlow safely holds on.

82:25
 

Andy Reid crosses the ball.

81:48
 

Foul by Nick Blackman on Jamaal Lascelles, free kick awarded.

81:25
 

Free kick crossed by Andy Reid.

80:39
Red card
 

Chris Gunter receives a red card for second bookable offence.

80:20
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris Gunter on Simon Cox.

79:47
Substitution
 

Nick Blackman on for Pavel Pogrebnyak.

79:45
Substitution
 

Matt Derbyshire replaces Dan Harding.

79:15
Substitution
 

Billy Sharp on for Jordan Obita.

78:07
 

Shot by Alex Pearce cleared the target.

78:02
 

Corner taken by Jordan Obita from the left by-line.

76:45
 

The ball is delivered by Darius Henderson.

74:39
 

Kaspars Gorkss manages to make a clearance.

73:36
Goal
 

Jordan Obita scores a left footed goal. Nottm Forest 2-3 Reading.The assist for the goal came from Garath McCleary.

73:07
 

Jobi McAnuff fouled by Henri Lansbury, the ref awards a free kick.

71:39
 

Andy Reid concedes a free kick for a foul on Garath McCleary.

70:29
 

The official flags Simon Cox offside.

69:34
 

Stephen Kelly concedes a free kick for a foul on Simon Cox.

68:04
Substitution
 

Jobi McAnuff comes on in place of Hal Robson-Kanu.

67:34
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Dan Harding on Garath McCleary.

67:21
 

Shot by Gonzalo Jara went wide of the left-hand post.

66:27
 

Unfair challenge on Chris Gunter by Dan Harding results in a free kick.

66:23
 

Dan Harding crosses the ball.

65:10
 

Clearance by Alex Pearce.

63:19
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

61:14
 

Alex Pearce manages to make a clearance.

59:13
Goal
 

Darius Henderson grabs a goal with a left foot finish. Nottm Forest 2-2 Reading.Assist on the goal came from Simon Cox.

57:58
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Eric Lichaj by Jordan Obita.

57:25
 

Corner taken by Andy Reid.

57:17
 

Jamie Mackie gets a header at goal. A parry by Alex McCarthy prevents the goal.

57:01
 

Dan Harding produces a cross.

55:34
 

Kaspars Gorkss takes the free kick.

54:53
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Simon Cox on Jordan Obita.

54:11
 

Jamie Mackie has an effort at goal. Jordan Obita gets a block in.

53:58
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Danny Guthrie on Gonzalo Jara.

53:11
Yellow card
 

Alex Pearce is given a yellow card.

52:32
 

Free kick taken by Andy Reid.

52:11
 

Handball by Chris Gunter.

48:41
 

Darius Henderson takes a shot and missed to the right of the goal.

48:24
 

Alex Pearce manages to make a clearance.

47:15
 

Darius Henderson takes a shot and went wide right of the target.

46:36
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Pavel Pogrebnyak on Jamaal Lascelles.

46:28
 

Free kick taken by Karl Darlow.

45:52 +0.52
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Jordan Obita.

Half time
 

The half-time whistle blows.

45:24 +0.24
 

Hal Robson-Kanu has an effort at goal. Jack Hobbs gets a block in.

45:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Henri Lansbury on Daniel Williams.

45:01
Substitution
 

Radoslaw Majewski goes off and Darius Henderson comes on.

45:01
Substitution
 

Andy Reid comes on in place of Jamie Paterson.

44:24
 

Free kick taken by Kaspars Gorkss.

44:05
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Daniel Williams by Jamie Mackie.

42:49
 

Jack Hobbs makes a clearance.

40:00
Goal
 

Simon Cox scores with their right foot. Nottm Forest 1-2 Reading.Jamie Mackie provided the assist for the goal.

38:49
 

Foul by Simon Cox on Alex Pearce, free kick awarded.

37:52
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

36:59
 

Free kick taken by Karl Darlow.

36:20
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak challenges Henri Lansbury unfairly and gives away a free kick.

35:31
 

Henri Lansbury has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.

34:26
 

Garath McCleary takes a shot and went wide of the right hand post.

30:10
 

Simon Cox has an effort at goal. Chris Gunter gets a block in.

29:57
 

Jamie Paterson decides to take a short corner.

29:02
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Hal Robson-Kanu on Henri Lansbury.

28:30
 

Jamie Paterson has an effort at goal. Alex Pearce gets a block in.

28:13
 

Corner taken by Danny Guthrie.

25:17
 

Kaspars Gorkss restarts play with the free kick.

24:04
 

The ball is sent over by Chris Gunter.

23:42
 

Clearance by Jamaal Lascelles.

22:18
 

Clearance made by Kaspars Gorkss.

21:36
 

Henri Lansbury takes a shot. Chris Gunter gets a block in.

19:24
 

Corner taken by Jamie Paterson from the right by-line.

17:39
 

The ball is crossed by Chris Gunter.

16:05
 

Unfair challenge on Kaspars Gorkss by Jamie Mackie results in a free kick.

15:59
 

Karl Darlow restarts play with the free kick.

15:51
 

Kaspars Gorkss concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Hobbs.

14:48
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak fouled by Jack Hobbs, the ref awards a free kick.

12:14
 

Jordan Obita has an effort at goal. Eric Lichaj gets a block in.

11:19
 

Free kick taken by Kaspars Gorkss.

9:18
 

Kaspars Gorkss makes a clearance.

7:37
 

Garath McCleary delivers the ball.

7:26
 

Danny Guthrie has an effort at goal.

7:00
 

The ball is swung over by Hal Robson-Kanu.

5:52
 

Unfair challenge on Danny Guthrie by Simon Cox results in a free kick.

5:23
 

Clearance made by Eric Lichaj.

3:47
 

Stephen Kelly manages to make a clearance.

3:40
 

Corner taken by Jamie Paterson.

2:44
 

Clearance made by Stephen Kelly.

2:15
 

Garath McCleary takes a weak shot and went wide left of the goal.

Kick off
 

The match gets underway.

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