• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 23 August 2014
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: The City Ground
Nottingham Forest

Nottingham Forest

Antonio 16"

Antonio 46"

Fryatt 53"

Assombalonga 63"

4 - 0

Nottingham Forest vs Reading


Team Lineups

Nottingham Forest

1 Darlow
17 Hunt
4 Mancienne
13 Fox
3 Harding
27 Burke
8 Cohen
11 Reid
18 Antonio16"46"
7 Fryatt53"
9 Assombalonga63"
Substitutes
32 Tesche
2 Lichaj
14 Veldwijk
21 Paterson
29 De Vries
30 McLaughlin
38 Osborn

Reading

1 Federici
2 Gunter
15 Hector
5 Pearce
24 Cummings
17 Edwards
25 Taylor
28 Kuhl
11 Obita
10 Cox
22 Blackman
Substitutes
Norwood
16 Akpan
18 Tshibola
20 McCarthy
27 Tanner
35 Cooper
37 Stacey

Possession Stats

41%
59%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Nottingham Forest

D L L L W D D L

Reading

L L W L D D D W
Head to Head
Reading
1-1
Nottm Forest 01-Jan-2014
Nottm Forest
2-3
Reading 29-Nov-2013
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


Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The final whistle goes and the game is over.

90:00 +4.33
 

Eric Lichaj manages to make a clearance.

90:00 +3.3
 

Unfair challenge on Britt Assombalonga by Aaron Kuhl results in a free kick.

90:00 +2.16
 

Corner taken by Aaron Kuhl.

88:08
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Aaron Kuhl.

86:49
 

Strike comes in from Andy Reid from the free kick and misses right of the target.

86:11
 

Foul by Michael Hector on Jamie Paterson, free kick awarded.

85:14
Substitution
 

Jordan Obita goes off and Aaron Tshibola comes on.

81:14
 

Eric Lichaj takes a shot. A parry by Adam Federici prevents the goal.

80:06
 

Nick Blackman is caught offside.

79:45
 

Karl Darlow restarts play with the free kick.

79:15
 

Nick Blackman receives a caution.

76:31
 

Jamie Paterson takes a shot. Adam Federici parries the ball but the danger is not over.

75:46
 

Foul by Jordan Obita on Matty Fryatt, free kick awarded.

74:47
Substitution
 

Jamie Paterson replaces Christopher Burke.

73:59
Substitution
 

Ben Osborn is brought on as a substitute for Michail Antonio.

73:33
 

Chris Cohen fouled by Michael Hector, the ref awards a free kick.

73:22
 

The ball is crossed by Jordan Obita.

72:18
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Daniel Fox on Simon Cox.

70:39
 

Clearance by Michael Mancienne.

70:36
 

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

70:13
 

Nick Blackman takes a shot. Karl Darlow parries the ball away.

69:53
 

Clearance made by Michail Antonio.

69:19
 

Oliver Norwood has an effort at goal. Blocked by Jack Hunt.

69:16
 

Clearance by Jack Hunt.

68:21
Yellow card
 

Booking for Chris Cohen for unsporting behaviour.

68:10
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris Cohen on Craig Tanner.

67:21
 

Daniel Fox makes a clearance.

67:00
 

Clearance by Daniel Fox.

64:49
 

Britt Assombalonga concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Gunter.

64:24
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Tanner on Eric Lichaj.

63:02
Goal
 

Britt Assombalonga slots the ball right footed into the goal. Nottm Forest 4-0 Reading.

62:59
 

Michail Antonio has an effort at goal. Blocked by Chris Gunter.

61:28
 

Shot by Michail Antonio cleared the net.

61:11
 

Michael Mancienne makes a clearance.

60:42
Substitution
 

Craig Tanner on for Ryan Edwards.

59:45
 

Simon Cox has an effort at goal. Eric Lichaj gets a block in.

59:26
 

Corner taken by Aaron Kuhl.

58:37
 

Clearance made by Michael Mancienne.

57:42
Substitution
 

(Reading) makes a substitution, with Oliver Norwood coming on for Jake Taylor.

57:00
 

Britt Assombalonga takes a shot and went wide right of the goal.

56:06
 

Clearance by Jack Hunt.

55:08
 

Corner taken by Aaron Kuhl from the left by-line.

54:50
 

Chris Cohen manages to make a clearance.

53:01
Goal
 

Matty Fryatt heads the ball into the goal. Nottm Forest 3-0 Reading.Michail Antonio provided the assist for the goal.

52:28
 

A cross is delivered by Michail Antonio.

50:40
 

Foul by Christopher Burke on Nick Blackman, free kick awarded.

48:16
 

Chris Gunter makes a clearance.

46:32
Goal
 

Michail Antonio slots the ball right footed into the goal. Nottm Forest 2-0 Reading.The assist for the goal came from Jack Hunt.

45:00 +0.45
 

Michael Hector makes a clearance.

45:09
 

Clearance by Chris Cohen.

Half time
 

The ref blows to end the first period.

45:01
Substitution
 

Eric Lichaj joins the action as a substitute, replacing Dan Harding.

44:35
 

Andy Reid restarts play with the free kick.

44:22
 

Nick Blackman concedes a free kick for a foul on Michail Antonio.

43:48
 

Clearance made by Daniel Fox.

43:08
 

Chris Gunter manages to make a clearance.

41:58
 

Nick Blackman takes a shot. Save by Karl Darlow.

41:29
 

Free kick taken by Dan Harding.

41:10
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Britt Assombalonga by Michael Hector.

40:31
 

Clearance by Dan Harding.

38:12
 

Clearance made by Dan Harding.

34:36
 

Simon Cox fouled by Chris Cohen, the ref awards a free kick.

33:59
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dan Harding by Nick Blackman.

32:41
 

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

28:39
 

Clearance made by Chris Gunter.

27:01
 

Clearance by Daniel Fox.

24:29
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

21:15
 

The ball is swung over by Dan Harding.

20:10
 

Clearance made by Ryan Edwards.

19:29
 

Jack Hunt manages to make a clearance.

19:23
 

Corner taken by Aaron Kuhl.

18:00
 

Clearance by Daniel Fox.

16:52
Goal
 

Michail Antonio scores with a header. Nottm Forest 1-0 Reading.Christopher Burke provided the assist for the goal.

14:40
 

Shaun Cummings makes a clearance.

13:44
 

Corner taken by Aaron Kuhl.

13:20
 

Ryan Edwards produces a cross.

12:26
 

The ball is swung over by Aaron Kuhl.

10:55
 

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

9:50
 

The ball is sent over by Jack Hunt.

9:02
 

Clearance made by Michael Mancienne.

7:15
 

Chris Cohen fouled by Simon Cox, the ref awards a free kick.

5:03
 

Free kick taken by Jordan Obita.

4:33
 

Chris Cohen challenges Jake Taylor unfairly and gives away a free kick.

3:58
 

Clearance by Michael Mancienne.

2:41
 

Chris Gunter crosses the ball.

1:58
 

Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

1:28
 

Nick Blackman fouled by Matty Fryatt, the ref awards a free kick.

:20
 

Daniel Fox manages to make a clearance.

Kick off
 

The referee starts the match.

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