• Date: Tue 31 January 2017
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: The City Ground
Nottingham Forest

Nottingham Forest

Assombalonga 49" (P)

Assombalonga 70"

2 - 0

Nottingham Forest vs Rotherham United


Team Lineups

Nottingham Forest

30 Henderson
2 Lichaj
25 Hobbs
13 Fox
3 Pinillos
19 Ward
4 Mancienne
24 Vaughan
11 Osborn
45 Brereton
9 Assombalonga49"70"
Substitutes
15 Tshibola
14 Bendtner
18 Carayol
38 Stojkovic
39 Vellios
41 Cash
42 Worrall

Rotherham United

18 O'Donnell
2 Kelly
15 Ajayi
6 Wood
3 Mattock
33 Smallwood
7 Forde
24 Adeyemi
4 Vaulks
11 Taylor
9 Ward
Substitutes
27 Bray
20 Blackstock
21 Allan
22 Newell
39 Yates
40 Warren
45 Bilboe

Possession Stats

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Form Guide -

Nottingham Forest

Rotherham United



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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The game is over, as the referee blows the whistle.

90:00 +3.54
 

Eric Lichaj takes the free kick.

90:00 +4.37
 

Richard Wood makes a clearance.

90:00 +0.05
 

Caution for Jack Hobbs.

90:00 +0.37
 

Free kick crossed by Joe Newell.

90:00 +0.54
 

Clearance by Daniel Fox.

90:00 +1.32
 

David Vaughan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Will Vaulks.

90:00 +3.38
 

David Vaughan fouled by Joe Newell, the ref awards a free kick.

89:58
 

Foul by Jack Hobbs on Jon Taylor, free kick awarded.

88:29
 

Stephen Henderson restarts play with the free kick.

88:00
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jon Taylor on Eric Lichaj.

87:29
 

Clearance made by Richard Wood.

87:19
Substitution
 

(Nottm Forest) makes a substitution, with Apostolos Vellios coming on for Britt Assombalonga.

85:59
 

Free kick crossed by Jon Taylor.

85:38
 

Unfair challenge on Jon Taylor by Eric Lichaj results in a free kick.

85:00
 

Clearance by Mustapha Carayol.

84:59
 

Clearance by Daniel Fox.

84:54
 

Richard O'Donnell restarts play with the free kick.

84:25
 

The official flags Britt Assombalonga offside.

83:51
 

Dexter Blackstock is ruled offside.

83:22
 

Danny Ward fouled by Michael Mancienne, the ref awards a free kick.

82:50
 

Free kick taken by Eric Lichaj.

82:19
 

Foul by Joe Mattock on Matty Cash, free kick awarded.

81:53
Substitution
 

(Rotherham) makes a substitution, with Dexter Blackstock coming on for Anthony Forde.

81:25
 

Matty Cash gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Will Vaulks.

81:12
 

Short corner taken by Ben Osborn.

81:05
Substitution
 

Matty Cash on for Jamie Ward.

80:17
 

Clearance made by Stephen Kelly.

80:13
 

Centre by Ben Osborn.

79:22
 

Short corner taken by Joe Newell.

78:39
 

Free kick taken by Richard O'Donnell.

78:15
 

Clearance made by Daniel Fox.

77:36
 

Mustapha Carayol takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.

75:45
Substitution
 

Mustapha Carayol comes on in place of Ben Brereton.

74:29
Substitution
 

Richard Smallwood goes off and Joe Newell comes on.

73:24
 

Danny Ward takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Save by Stephen Henderson.

73:08
 

Joe Mattock manages to make a clearance.

72:43
 

Stephen Henderson restarts play with the free kick.

72:20
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Danny Ward.

70:20
Goal
 

Britt Assombalonga scores with their right foot. Nottm Forest 2-0 Rotherham.Assist on the goal came from Jamie Ward.

69:23
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Britt Assombalonga.

68:09
 

Shot by Danny Ward. Parried by Stephen Henderson back into danger.

67:27
 

Stephen Kelly has an effort at goal. Blocked by Michael Mancienne.

67:20
 

The ball is crossed by Anthony Forde.

67:04
 

Free kick taken by Richard O'Donnell.

66:48
 

Britt Assombalonga is caught offside.

65:53
 

The ball is swung over by Joe Mattock.

65:45
 

Jon Taylor crosses the ball.

63:17
 

Semi Ajayi takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Michael Mancienne.

63:14
 

Corner taken by Anthony Forde.

62:51
 

Anthony Forde takes a shot. Daniel Pinillos gets a block in.

62:46
 

Free kick taken by Will Vaulks.

62:13
 

Danny Ward fouled by Daniel Fox, the ref awards a free kick.

61:02
 

Corner taken by Joe Mattock.

60:35
 

Clearance made by Jack Hobbs.

59:33
 

Will Vaulks goes into the referee's book.

59:24
 

Will Vaulks gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Britt Assombalonga.

58:37
 

Unfair challenge on Jon Taylor by Eric Lichaj results in a free kick.

57:44
 

Clearance by Daniel Fox.

57:15
Substitution
 

Tom Adeyemi leaves the field to be replaced by Jerry Yates.

56:41
 

Shot by Danny Ward went wide right of the post.

55:54
 

The ball is sent over by Will Vaulks.

54:34
 

Tom Adeyemi makes a clearance.

51:40
 

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

50:30
 

Joe Mattock manages to make a clearance.

49:14
Goal
 

Penalty scored by Britt Assombalonga. Nottm Forest 1-0 Rotherham.

47:01
 

Foul by Will Vaulks on Britt Assombalonga, Penalty awarded.

46:50
 

Ben Brereton takes a weak shot and went wide right of the target.

46:48
 

The ball is delivered by Jamie Ward.

45:45
 

Clearance made by Joe Mattock.

Half time
 

The referee blows for half time.

45:00 +0.36
 

Richard O'Donnell manages to make a clearance.

45:00 +0.55
 

Britt Assombalonga takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Save by Richard O'Donnell.

45:00 +1.36
 

The referee blows for offside against Britt Assombalonga.

44:33
 

Header at goal by Britt Assombalonga goes over the frame of the goal.

44:30
 

A cross is delivered by Ben Osborn.

44:10
 

Richard Wood gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Britt Assombalonga.

43:32
 

Daniel Fox manages to make a clearance.

42:48
 

Clearance by Richard Wood.

41:51
 

Corner taken by Jamie Ward.

41:29
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Ben Osborn.

41:01
 

Ben Osborn takes a shot. Richard O'Donnell parries the effort to safety.

40:17
 

Semi Ajayi makes a clearance.

39:43
 

Clearance by Daniel Fox.

39:37
 

Free kick taken by Joe Mattock.

39:10
 

Joe Mattock fouled by Ben Brereton, the ref awards a free kick.

38:20
 

Joe Mattock takes a shot. Jack Hobbs gets a block in.

35:48
Yellow card
 

Richard Smallwood booked for unsporting behaviour.

35:42
 

Foul by Richard Smallwood on Daniel Fox, free kick awarded.

34:48
 

Clearance by Jack Hobbs.

33:41
 

Britt Assombalonga challenges Richard Wood unfairly and gives away a free kick.

33:38
 

Stephen Henderson restarts play with the free kick.

33:10
 

Semi Ajayi concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Fox.

33:06
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Joe Mattock.

32:35
 

Eric Lichaj makes a clearance.

31:43
 

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

31:13
 

A cross is delivered by Daniel Pinillos.

30:17
 

Eric Lichaj makes a clearance.

29:39
 

Michael Mancienne challenges Will Vaulks unfairly and gives away a free kick.

29:33
 

Richard Wood makes a clearance.

29:10
 

Danny Ward challenges Jack Hobbs unfairly and gives away a free kick.

28:28
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Mancienne on Tom Adeyemi.

28:14
 

Corner taken by Ben Osborn from the left by-line.

27:41
 

Stephen Kelly manages to make a clearance.

26:03
 

Ben Brereton takes a shot and went wide right of the target.

25:26
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Jon Taylor a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

25:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jon Taylor on Eric Lichaj.

23:57
 

Free kick taken by David Vaughan.

23:48
 

Will Vaulks gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Vaughan.

23:35
 

The ball is swung over by Anthony Forde.

22:20
 

Foul by Tom Adeyemi on David Vaughan, free kick awarded.

20:59
 

David Vaughan manages to make a clearance.

17:14
 

A cross is delivered by Anthony Forde.

15:21
 

Richard O'Donnell takes the free kick.

14:46
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Daniel Fox on Stephen Kelly.

14:43
 

Ben Osborn crosses the ball in from the free kick.

13:58
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ben Brereton by Richard Wood.

13:35
 

Jon Taylor takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Save made by Stephen Henderson.

13:17
 

Daniel Fox makes a clearance.

11:48
 

Free kick taken by Jamie Ward.

11:02
 

Ben Brereton fouled by Semi Ajayi, the ref awards a free kick.

10:42
 

Jon Taylor takes a shot. Save by Stephen Henderson.

9:27
 

The ball is swung over by Danny Ward.

8:29
 

Danny Ward takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Jack Hobbs gets a block in.

8:06
 

Jack Hobbs manages to make a clearance.

7:44
 

Daniel Pinillos manages to make a clearance.

7:39
 

Free kick crossed by Anthony Forde.

7:08
 

The referee gives a free kick against Britt Assombalonga for handball.

6:58
 

Clearance made by Daniel Fox.

6:55
 

Corner taken by Anthony Forde from the left by-line.

4:40
 

Clearance made by Semi Ajayi.

3:48
 

Semi Ajayi makes a clearance.

2:39
 

Jack Hobbs manages to make a clearance.

:17
 

Clearance made by Daniel Fox.

Kick off
 

The game kicks-off.