• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 27 August 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Fratton Park
1 - 1
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Taylor 70"

Portsmouth vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Portsmouth

1 Ashdown
15 Halford
26 Ben-Haim
5 Pearce
2 Ward
7 Lawrence
8 Mullins
19 Norris
11 Varney
10 Huseklepp
18 Kitson
Substitutes
13 Henderson
3 Rocha
4 Mokoena
25 Mwaruwari
27 Kanu79"

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
2 McNaughton
6 Gerrard
5 Hudson
3 Taylor70"
11 Conway
7 Whittingham
23 Blake
8 Cowie
10 Earnshaw
9 Miller
Substitutes
22 Heaton
4 Kiss
14 Quinn
15 Gestede
20 Mason

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Portsmouth

L D D L W W L L

Cardiff City

W D L W L D W W
Head to Head
Cardiff
3-0
Portsmouth 16-Apr-2011
Portsmouth
0-2
Cardiff 28-Aug-2010
Portsmouth
0-0
Cardiff 23-Mar-1985
Cardiff
1-2
Portsmouth 06-Oct-1984
Portsmouth
1-1
Cardiff 21-Jan-1984
Cardiff
0-0
Portsmouth 17-Sep-1983


Live Text Commentary
94:06 +4.06
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Peter Whittingham by Aaron Mokoena. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Don Cowie, clearance made by Jason Pearce.

92:08 +2.08
 

Corner taken by Liam Lawrence from the left by-line, Jason Pearce takes a shot. Save by David Marshall.

91:42 +1.42
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Benjani Mwaruwari on Mark Hudson. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

90:19 +0.19
 

Dave Kitson takes a shot. Anthony Gerrard gets a block in. Dave Kitson takes a shot. Anthony Gerrard gets a block in.

89:10
Yellow card
 

Rudy Gestede concedes a free kick for a foul on Greg Halford. Rudy Gestede booked for unsporting behaviour. Jamie Ashdown restarts play with the free kick.

87:38
 

Robert Earnshaw challenges Jason Pearce unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jamie Ashdown takes the direct free kick.

87:18
 

Craig Conway takes a shot. Greg Halford gets a block in.

83:33
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Liam Lawrence from the left by-line.

83:09
 

Liam Lawrence takes the outswinging corner, Mark Hudson makes a clearance.

82:16
Substitution
 

Aaron Mokoena on for Hayden Mullins.

82:07
 

Effort from outside the box by Darcy Blake goes wide right of the target.

79:42
Goal
 

Nwankwo Kanu finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close range. Portsmouth 1-1 Cardiff.The assist for the goal came from Tal Ben-Haim.

78:54
 

Corner from right by-line crossed in by Liam Lawrence, clearance by Robert Earnshaw.

78:35
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Robert Earnshaw on Jason Pearce. Free kick taken by Greg Halford.

76:57
 

David Marshall fouled by Benjani Mwaruwari, the ref awards a free kick. David Marshall takes the free kick.

75:47
Substitution
 

Kevin McNaughton challenges Tal Ben-Haim unfairly and gives away a free kick. Luke Varney goes off and Nwankwo Kanu comes on. Direct free kick taken by Tal Ben-Haim.

74:58
 

Robert Earnshaw takes a shot. Save by Jamie Ashdown.

74:21
Yellow card
 

Foul by Liam Lawrence on Craig Conway, free kick awarded. The referee shows Liam Lawrence a yellow card. Craig Conway takes the free kick.

71:59
 

Unfair challenge on Craig Conway by David Norris results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Don Cowie. Anthony Gerrard takes a shot. Tal Ben-Haim gets a block in.

71:31
 

Dave Kitson challenges Anthony Gerrard unfairly and gives away a free kick. David Marshall takes the direct free kick.

70:13
Goal
 

Andrew Taylor grabs a goal from just inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Portsmouth 0-1 Cardiff.Craig Conway provided the assist for the goal.

68:58
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Craig Conway, save made by Jamie Ashdown.

68:47
 

Peter Whittingham takes a shot. Hayden Mullins gets a block in.

68:12
 

Peter Whittingham takes a shot. Save by Jamie Ashdown.

67:00
 

Unfair challenge on Rudy Gestede by Dave Kitson results in a free kick. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

66:30
 

Benjani Mwaruwari takes a shot. Blocked by Peter Whittingham.

65:49
Substitution
 

Rudy Gestede replaces Kenny Miller.

63:46
 

Unfair challenge on Peter Whittingham by Hayden Mullins results in a free kick. Robert Earnshaw fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, blocked by Dave Kitson.

63:07
 

Dave Kitson takes a shot. David Marshall makes a save.

62:27
 

Corner taken right-footed by Liam Lawrence from the right by-line, Greg Halford takes a shot. Robert Earnshaw gets a block in.

62:08
 

Outswinging corner taken by Liam Lawrence, Mark Hudson makes a clearance.

61:59
 

Joel Ward delivers the ball, Peter Whittingham gets a block in.

60:27
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Tal Ben-Haim on Robert Earnshaw. Erik Huseklepp leaves the field to be replaced by Benjani Mwaruwari. Peter Whittingham takes the direct free kick.

59:09
 

Tal Ben-Haim crosses the ball, clearance by Mark Hudson.

57:58
 

Anthony Gerrard challenges Dave Kitson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Liam Lawrence.

57:26
 

The referee blows for offside. David Marshall takes the free kick.

56:34
 

The ball is crossed by Don Cowie, Peter Whittingham has a headed effort at goal from just inside the penalty area that misses to the right of the goal.

54:53
 

Dave Kitson is ruled offside. David Marshall takes the free kick.

52:53
 

Dave Kitson has a shot on goal from long range that goes wide left.

50:53
 

Shot from outside the area by Craig Conway misses to the left of the goal.

50:33
 

Corner taken short by Peter Whittingham, Don Cowie crosses the ball, clearance made by Hayden Mullins.

49:59
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Peter Whittingham, Jason Pearce makes a clearance.

49:23
 

Inswinging corner taken by Craig Conway from the left by-line, The ball is crossed by Don Cowie, clearance by Greg Halford.

47:45
 

Craig Conway concedes a free kick for a foul on Hayden Mullins. Free kick taken by Liam Lawrence, Greg Halford takes a shot.

45:32
 

The referee blows for offside against Luke Varney. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

44:58
 

Robert Earnshaw is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Jamie Ashdown restarts play with the free kick.

42:34
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Conway by Liam Lawrence. Peter Whittingham takes the direct free kick.

41:05
 

Dave Kitson challenges Peter Whittingham unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Mark Hudson.

40:29
 

Centre by Kenny Miller.

39:46
 

Centre by Kevin McNaughton, clearance made by Joel Ward.

39:05
 

Luke Varney takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

38:25
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Liam Lawrence.

37:32
 

Unfair challenge on Dave Kitson by Darcy Blake results in a free kick. Liam Lawrence crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel, clearance by Darcy Blake.

36:18
 

Craig Conway delivers the ball.

35:54
 

Craig Conway takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Dave Kitson.

35:43
 

A cross is delivered by Craig Conway, blocked by Joel Ward.

33:34
 

Dave Kitson concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Taylor. Craig Conway takes the direct free kick.

32:30
 

A cross is delivered by Greg Halford, Headed effort from the edge of the area by Luke Varney goes wide of the right-hand post.

30:16
 

Robert Earnshaw has an effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the goal.

29:19
 

Shot from just outside the penalty box by Kenny Miller misses to the left of the target.

28:50
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Don Cowie.

28:34
 

Robert Earnshaw takes a shot. Jamie Ashdown makes a save.

27:07
 

Luke Varney challenges Kevin McNaughton unfairly and gives away a free kick. David Marshall takes the direct free kick.

26:31
 

The ball is delivered by Andrew Taylor, clearance by Jason Pearce.

21:21
 

The ball is delivered by Joel Ward.

18:36
 

Hayden Mullins has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box which goes wide left of the goal.

18:09
 

Corner taken right-footed by Liam Lawrence from the right by-line, clearance by Kevin McNaughton.

18:01
 

David Norris produces a cross, clearance made by Andrew Taylor.

12:15
 

Hayden Mullins gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kevin McNaughton. Free kick taken by Don Cowie.

10:32
 

Andrew Taylor concedes a free kick for a foul on Liam Lawrence. Direct free kick taken by Greg Halford.

8:50
 

The referee blows for offside. Jamie Ashdown restarts play with the free kick.

7:27
 

Erik Huseklepp is flagged offside by the assistant referee. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

5:11
 

Centre by Andrew Taylor, Don Cowie takes a shot. Blocked by Jason Pearce.

3:08
 

Unfair challenge on David Marshall by Dave Kitson results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by David Marshall.

2:43
 

Kenny Miller challenges Greg Halford unfairly and gives away a free kick. Tal Ben-Haim takes the direct free kick.

1:44
 

Craig Conway concedes a free kick for a foul on Liam Lawrence. Free kick taken by Jamie Ashdown.

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

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