• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 17 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Fratton Park

Portsmouth vs Bristol City


Team Lineups

Portsmouth

1 Ashdown
26 Ben-Haim
3 Rocha
5 Pearce
15 Halford
2 Ward
19 Norris
20 Thorne
11 Varney
16 Allan
22 Maguire
Substitutes
9 Futacs
14 Etuhu
17 Harris
25 Mwaruwari
31 Webster

Bristol City

1 James
6 Carey
4 Fontaine
28 McManus
3 McAllister
26 Foster
21 Cisse
37 Pearson
27 Adomah
34 Pitman
9 Stead
Substitutes
22 Gerken
8 Kilkenny
11 Woolford
36 McGivern
39 Wood

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Portsmouth

L D D L W W L L

Bristol City

L D L L L D L L
Head to Head
Bristol City
0-0
Portsmouth 20-Aug-2011
Bristol City
2-1
Portsmouth 08-Mar-2011
Portsmouth
3-1
Bristol City 28-Sep-2010
Portsmouth
0-1
Bristol City 05-Apr-1999
Bristol City
2-2
Portsmouth 10-Oct-1998
Portsmouth
0-0
Bristol City 14-Jan-1995


Live Text Commentary
94:42 +4.42
 

Foul by Jason Pearce on David James, free kick awarded. David James takes the free kick.

94:22 +4.22
Yellow card
 

Booking for Jason Pearce for unsporting behaviour.

93:24 +3.24
 

Outswinging corner taken by Scott Allan, save made by David James.

92:35 +2.35
Substitution
 

(Bristol City) makes a substitution, with Ryan McGivern coming on for Jamie McAllister.

92:02 +2.02
 

Scott Allan produces a header from inside the area that goes over the crossbar.

91:13 +1.13
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jon Stead by Jason Pearce. Louis Carey restarts play with the free kick.

90:13 +0.13
 

Effort from just outside the box by Joel Ward goes over the bar.

89:06
 

Stephen McManus fouled by Joel Ward, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by David James.

88:30
 

Luke Varney takes a shot. Save by David James.

82:54
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ricardo Rocha on Martyn Woolford. Indirect free kick taken by Jamie McAllister. Ricardo Rocha goes into the referee's book.

82:03
Substitution
 

George Thorne goes off and Marko Futacs comes on.

78:21
 

Corner taken right-footed by Scott Allan from the right by-line, Kalifa Cisse makes a clearance.

76:22
Substitution
 

Luke Varney is ruled offside. Free kick taken by David James. Martyn Woolford replaces Albert Adomah.

74:39
 

Short corner worked by Luke Varney.

73:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Joel Ward on Albert Adomah. Jamie McAllister takes the direct free kick.

71:32
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Scott Allan, Jon Stead manages to make a clearance.

69:34
 

Corner taken right-footed by Scott Allan, Greg Halford has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

69:28
Yellow card
 

Stephen Pearson booked.

68:51
 

David Norris takes a shot. Save made by David James.

67:05
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Albert Adomah by Tal Ben-Haim. Jamie McAllister restarts play with the free kick.

66:24
 

Kalifa Cisse takes a shot. Save by Jamie Ashdown.

64:20
 

Stephen Pearson fouled by David Norris, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Stephen McManus.

63:28
 

Liam Fontaine concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Maguire. Tal Ben-Haim restarts play with the free kick.

62:58
 

Joel Ward sends in a cross, David James makes a save.

61:16
Substitution
 

Brett Pitman leaves the field to be replaced by Chris Wood.

58:28
 

Chris Maguire has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target.

57:20
 

The ball is crossed by Chris Maguire.

55:54
 

Corner taken right-footed by George Thorne from the right by-line, Luke Varney produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.

55:24
 

Scott Allan takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by David James.

53:50
 

Chris Maguire has a shot on goal from outside the box which misses right.

51:51
 

Luke Varney is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by David James.

50:54
 

George Thorne produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes wide left of the goal.

50:37
 

Albert Adomah challenges Tal Ben-Haim unfairly and gives away a free kick. Tal Ben-Haim restarts play with the free kick.

50:07
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Scott Allan, Louis Carey makes a clearance.

49:42
 

Scott Allan takes a short corner.

48:00
 

Scott Allan takes the outswinging corner, Luke Varney gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Fontaine. Free kick taken by David James.

46:15
 

Liam Fontaine challenges Chris Maguire unfairly and gives away a free kick. Chris Maguire takes the free kick.

45:18
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Albert Adomah goes wide of the left-hand post.

44:12
 

Jamie McAllister takes the outswinging corner, George Thorne makes a clearance.

42:51
 

Inswinging corner taken by Jamie McAllister from the right by-line played to the near post, Joel Ward makes a clearance.

41:09
 

Scott Allan concedes a free kick for a foul on Jon Stead. Free kick taken by Brett Pitman.

39:33
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Jamie McAllister, clearance by Greg Halford.

38:56
 

Stephen McManus goes into the book.

38:31
 

Shot from outside the box by George Thorne misses to the left of the target.

37:31
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jason Pearce on Louis Carey. David James restarts play with the free kick.

36:56
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Albert Adomah on Joel Ward. Indirect free kick taken by Scott Allan.

29:19
 

The ball is delivered by Albert Adomah, Jamie Ashdown makes a save.

28:31
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Pearson on Scott Allan. Free kick taken by Jamie Ashdown.

27:04
 

Corner taken by Scott Allan.

26:18
 

Unfair challenge on Joel Ward by Albert Adomah results in a free kick. Jamie Ashdown takes the free kick.

24:35
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Chris Maguire. Indirect free kick taken by David James.

22:18
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jon Stead on Ricardo Rocha. Jamie Ashdown restarts play with the free kick.

21:52
 

Foul by David Norris on Kalifa Cisse, free kick awarded. Liam Fontaine takes the indirect free kick.

21:20
 

David Norris produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.

20:35
 

Kalifa Cisse concedes a free kick for a foul on David Norris. Scott Allan takes the free kick.

19:24
 

Richard Foster produces a cross.

18:09
 

Scott Allan takes the outswinging corner, Jon Stead makes a clearance.

17:56
 

David Norris takes a shot. Save by David James.

17:20
 

Greg Halford takes the inswinging corner, Jamie McAllister manages to make a clearance.

17:02
 

Louis Carey challenges Luke Varney unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Tal Ben-Haim.

13:54
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Luke Varney. David James takes the indirect free kick.

11:35
 

Corner taken by Jamie McAllister from the right by-line to the near post, Luke Varney makes a clearance.

10:40
 

Joel Ward has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the target.

9:11
 

Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Jason Pearce goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

6:59
 

The referee blows for offside. David James restarts play with the free kick.

6:18
 

Outswinging corner taken by Jamie McAllister from the left by-line played to the near post, Luke Varney manages to make a clearance.

5:00
 

Shot from a long way out by Scott Allan goes wide of the left-hand post.

4:31
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Pearson on Scott Allan. Free kick taken by Ricardo Rocha.

1:27
 

Centre by Greg Halford, save by David James.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 46 53 90
2 Watford 46 41 89
3 Norwich 46 40 86
4 Middlesbrough 46 31 85
5 Brentford 46 19 78
6 Ipswich 46 18 78
7 Wolverhampton 46 14 78
8 Derby 46 29 77
9 Blackburn 46 7 67
10 Birmingham 46 -10 63

Full Sky Bet Championship Table