• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 17 April 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Fratton Park
Portsmouth

Portsmouth

Allan 31"

Halford 54"

2 - 1
Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace

Ambrose 70" (P)

Portsmouth vs Crystal Palace


Team Lineups

Portsmouth

1 Ashdown
2 Ward
3 Rocha
5 Pearce
23 Rekik
16 Allan31"
15 Halford54"
19 Norris
22 Maguire
18 Kitson
11 Varney
Substitutes
4 Mokoena
9 Futacs
17 Harris
24 Scapuzzi
30 Magri

Crystal Palace

1 Speroni
2 Clyne
5 McCarthy
30 McShane
21 Moxey
10 Garvan
25 Pedroza
28 O'Keefe
16 Zaha
35 Martin
4 Parr
Substitutes
34 Price
7 Ambrose70"
11 Scannell
36 De Silva
38 Appiah

Possession Stats

40%
60%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Portsmouth

L D D L W W L L

Crystal Palace

L D D D W D W W
Head to Head
Crystal Palace
0-0
Portsmouth 01-Nov-2011
Portsmouth
1-0
Crystal Palace 22-Feb-2011
Crystal Palace
4-1
Portsmouth 14-Sep-2010
Portsmouth
1-1
Crystal Palace 26-Dec-2002
Crystal Palace
2-3
Portsmouth 17-Aug-2002
Crystal Palace
0-0
Portsmouth 05-Mar-2002


Live Text Commentary
94:26 +4.26
 

Effort on goal by David Norris from just outside the area goes harmlessly over the target.

92:43 +2.43
 

Darren Ambrose takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, Dave Kitson manages to make a clearance.

91:46 +1.46
 

Unfair challenge on Dean Moxey by Ashley Harris results in a free kick. Patrick McCarthy restarts play with the free kick.

89:19
 

Kwesi Appiah handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Jason Pearce restarts play with the free kick.

88:18
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Patrick McCarthy on Jamie Ashdown. Jamie Ashdown takes the indirect free kick.

88:00
 

Foul by Karim Rekik on Wilfried Zaha, free kick awarded. Darren Ambrose takes the free kick.

86:56
 

Darren Ambrose fouled by David Norris, the ref awards a free kick. Patrick McCarthy restarts play with the free kick.

85:11
 

Inswinging corner taken by Chris Maguire from the left by-line, save made by Julian Speroni.

83:56
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on David Norris by Wilfried Zaha results in a free kick. Ashley Harris on for Scott Allan. Chris Maguire restarts play with the free kick.

81:55
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Maguire by Patrick McCarthy. Free kick taken by Scott Allan.

80:43
 

Effort from the edge of the penalty area by Darren Ambrose goes wide of the left-hand post.

79:06
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Luke Varney goes wide of the right-hand upright.

76:27
Substitution
 

(Crystal Palace) makes a substitution, with Sean Scannell coming on for Antonio Pedroza.

76:11
 

Darren Ambrose has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide left of the goal.

75:23
 

Dean Moxey crosses the ball, save by Jamie Ashdown.

73:35
Yellow card
 

David Norris concedes a free kick for a foul on Kwesi Appiah. David Norris is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Julian Speroni restarts play with the free kick.

72:48
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Scott Allan, save made by Julian Speroni.

71:59
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathaniel Clyne by Dave Kitson. Darren Ambrose takes the free kick.

69:37
Goal
 

Foul by Luke Varney on Wilfried Zaha, Penalty awarded. Power penalty scored by Darren Ambrose. Portsmouth 2-1 Crystal Palace.Assist on the goal came from Wilfried Zaha.

68:47
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Allan on Darren Ambrose. Owen Garvan takes the free kick.

65:18
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jason Pearce on Antonio Pedroza. Nathaniel Clyne takes the indirect free kick.

64:00
Substitution
 

Darren Ambrose is brought on as a substitute for Jonathan Parr.

63:00
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Scott Allan, Patrick McCarthy manages to make a clearance. Shot on goal by David Norris from just inside the area goes over the target.

62:19
 

The ball is sent over by Stuart O'Keefe, save by Jamie Ashdown.

58:18
 

Wilfried Zaha challenges Scott Allan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Scott Allan takes the free kick.

56:06
Substitution
 

Kwesi Appiah replaces Chris Martin.

55:36
 

Scott Allan takes a shot. Julian Speroni makes a comfortable save.

53:41
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Scott Allan, Greg Halford finds the net with a headed goal from close range. Portsmouth 2-0 Crystal Palace.Scott Allan provided the assist for the goal.

51:23
 

Antonio Pedroza produces a drilled right-footed shot from just inside the box and hits the post.

49:48
 

Effort from just outside the box by Chris Martin goes over the bar.

49:11
 

Foul by Karim Rekik on Wilfried Zaha, free kick awarded. Patrick McCarthy takes the indirect free kick.

48:03
 

Chris Martin gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Greg Halford. Jason Pearce takes the free kick.

46:10 +1.1
 

Corner taken by Owen Garvan from the left by-line played to the near post, Ricardo Rocha makes a clearance.

47:03
 

Short corner taken by Scott Allan from the left by-line.

46:58
 

Luke Varney sends in a cross, clearance by Patrick McCarthy.

46:12
 

Corner taken by Scott Allan from the left by-line.

42:04
 

Dave Kitson takes a shot. Comfortable save by Julian Speroni.

41:05
 

Scott Allan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Wilfried Zaha. Patrick McCarthy takes the free kick.

38:38
 

Unfair challenge on Jonathan Parr by David Norris results in a free kick. Julian Speroni restarts play with the free kick.

37:46
 

Chris Maguire produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.

37:09
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Antonio Pedroza. Jamie Ashdown restarts play with the free kick.

35:21
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Owen Garvan on Greg Halford. Free kick taken by Greg Halford.

34:32
 

Ricardo Rocha gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris Martin. Direct free kick taken by Owen Garvan.

33:59
 

Stuart O'Keefe has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the goal.

32:39
 

Nathaniel Clyne concedes a free kick for a foul on Dave Kitson. Scott Allan takes the direct free kick.

31:07
Goal
 

Scott Allan scores a goal from long distance to the bottom right corner of the goal. Portsmouth 1-0 Crystal Palace.The assist for the goal came from Karim Rekik.

29:12
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Owen Garvan, Jason Pearce manages to make a clearance.

28:38
 

Wilfried Zaha fouled by Karim Rekik, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Owen Garvan from right wing, clearance made by Joel Ward.

26:51
 

Chris Maguire produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.

25:39
 

Owen Garvan challenges Dave Kitson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Joel Ward takes the free kick.

23:00
 

Outswinging corner taken by Scott Allan from the right by-line, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Patrick McCarthy by Dave Kitson. Free kick taken by Julian Speroni.

22:42
 

Luke Varney has an effort at goal from deep inside the area striking the post.

21:51
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Antonio Pedroza clears the bar.

21:17
 

Wilfried Zaha handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Jamie Ashdown takes the free kick.

19:59
 

The ball is sent over by Chris Maguire, Header from deep inside the area by Luke Varney goes over the bar.

18:58
 

Dean Moxey delivers the ball.

17:22
 

Effort on goal by Wilfried Zaha from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

14:34
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Scott Allan from the right by-line, Dean Moxey makes a clearance.

13:51
 

Shot by Antonio Pedroza. Save by Jamie Ashdown.

12:15
 

Unfair challenge on Dave Kitson by Patrick McCarthy results in a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Scott Allan.

11:58
 

Wilfried Zaha is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Jamie Ashdown takes the free kick.

9:19
 

Corner taken left-footed by Owen Garvan from the left by-line, Patrick McCarthy concedes a free kick for a foul on Dave Kitson. Jamie Ashdown restarts play with the free kick.

9:02
 

Wilfried Zaha takes a shot. Jamie Ashdown makes a save.

6:52
 

Effort on goal by Scott Allan from long range goes harmlessly over the bar.

5:27
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Wilfried Zaha by Karim Rekik. Owen Garvan takes the free kick.

2:21
 

Unfair challenge on Dave Kitson by Paul McShane results in a free kick. Ricardo Rocha restarts play with the free kick.

1:10
 

Chris Maguire produces a cross, save by Julian Speroni.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Birmingham 0 0 0
2 Blackburn 0 0 0
3 Bolton 0 0 0
4 Brentford 0 0 0
5 Brighton 0 0 0
6 Bristol City 0 0 0
7 Burnley 0 0 0
8 Cardiff 0 0 0
9 Charlton 0 0 0
10 Derby 0 0 0

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