• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 03 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Fratton Park
Portsmouth

Portsmouth

Halford 65" (P)

1 - 3
Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough

Robson 55" (P)

Bates 62"

Emnes 82"

Portsmouth vs Middlesbrough


Team Lineups

Portsmouth

13 Henderson
15 Halford65"
3 Rocha
5 Pearce
26 Ben-Haim
2 Ward
8 Mullins
20 Thorne
16 Allan
19 Norris
9 Futacs
Substitutes
1 Ashdown
4 Mokoena
11 Varney
18 Kitson
31 Webster

Middlesbrough

1 Steele
2 Hoyte
4 Bates62"
15 Hines
3 Bennett
38 Haroun
17 Robson55"
14 Williams
10 Bailey
11 Hammill
30 Jutkiewicz
Substitutes
9 Emnes82"
16 Ogbeche
18 Arca
25 Main
29 McMahon

Possession Stats

40%
60%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Portsmouth

L D D L W W L L

Middlesbrough

W W L D D W D L
Head to Head
Middlesbrough
2-2
Portsmouth 06-Aug-2011
Portsmouth
0-0
Middlesbrough 12-Mar-2011
Middlesbrough
2-2
Portsmouth 02-Oct-2010
Portsmouth
0-0
Middlesbrough 14-Mar-1998
Middlesbrough
1-1
Portsmouth 05-Nov-1997
Middlesbrough
4-0
Portsmouth 03-Dec-1994


Live Text Commentary
95:00 +5
 

Unfair challenge on Jason Steele by Greg Halford results in a free kick. Jason Steele takes the free kick.

94:20 +4.2
 

Corner taken right-footed by Scott Allan, Nicky Bailey makes a clearance.

92:57 +2.57
Red card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jason Pearce by Rhys Williams. The referee shows Rhys Williams a red card for second bookable offence. Stephen Henderson restarts play with the free kick.

92:13 +2.13
 

Unfair challenge on Marvin Emnes by Ricardo Rocha results in a free kick. Julio Arca takes the free kick.

90:58 +0.58
 

David Norris takes a shot. Save by Jason Steele.

90:40 +0.4
 

The referee blows for offside against Marvin Emnes. Free kick taken by Stephen Henderson.

87:14
Substitution
 

Julio Arca is brought on as a substitute for Adam Hammill.

85:29
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Barry Robson by Hayden Mullins. Shot comes in from Adam Hammill from the free kick, save by Stephen Henderson. Corner taken by Adam Hammill from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Luke Varney.

84:52
 

Unfair challenge on Seb Hines by Dave Kitson results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Jason Steele.

84:23
 

Dave Kitson takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Save made by Jason Steele.

82:06
Goal
 

Adam Hammill takes a shot. Save by Stephen Henderson. Marvin Emnes fires in a goal from the edge of the penalty area high into the middle of the goal. Portsmouth 1-3 Middlesbrough.Assist by Curtis Main.

81:40
 

Curtis Main concedes a free kick for a foul on Ricardo Rocha. Free kick taken by Stephen Henderson.

81:17
 

Luke Varney is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by Jason Steele.

80:41
 

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

79:24
 

Effort on goal by Hayden Mullins from long range goes harmlessly over the target.

79:02
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Scott Allan, save by Jason Steele.

78:20
 

Unfair challenge on Scott Allan by Barry Robson results in a free kick. Scott Allan delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, clearance by Joe Bennett.

76:21
 

Marvin Emnes takes a shot. Save by Stephen Henderson.

74:51
 

Curtis Main concedes a free kick for a foul on Jason Pearce. Curtis Main receives a caution. Stephen Henderson restarts play with the free kick.

72:48
 

Foul by Seb Hines on Luke Varney, free kick awarded. Shot comes in from Greg Halford from the free kick. Scott Allan takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance by Joe Bennett.

70:42
Substitution
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Dave Kitson goes wide of the left-hand post. Curtis Main on for Lukas Jutkiewicz.

68:07
 

Luke Varney challenges Barry Robson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jason Steele takes the free kick. David Norris is cautioned by the ref for dissent.

67:04
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Adam Hammill.

66:14
 

Foul by David Norris on Barry Robson, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed left-footed by Barry Robson from right wing, clearance made by Hayden Mullins.

65:43
Yellow card
 

Booking for Barry Robson for dissent.

65:01
Goal
 

The referee gives a against Lukas Jutkiewicz for handball. Greg Halford scores a placed penalty. Portsmouth 1-2 Middlesbrough.

64:28
Substitution
 

(Portsmouth) makes a substitution, with Luke Varney coming on for George Thorne.

64:01
 

Corner taken by Scott Allan from the left by-line, clearance by Joe Bennett.

61:19
Goal
 

David Norris gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nicky Bailey. Indirect free kick taken by Barry Robson. Lukas Jutkiewicz takes a shot. Save by Stephen Henderson. Matthew Bates gets on the score sheet with a goal from close range to the top right corner of the goal. Portsmouth 0-2 Middlesbrough.Assist on the goal came from Lukas Jutkiewicz.

59:49
 

Foul by Joel Ward on Matthew Bates, free kick awarded. Joel Ward goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Jason Steele takes the indirect free kick.

58:38
Substitution
 

Jason Pearce gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jason Steele. Marvin Emnes on for Faris Haroun. Free kick taken by Jason Steele.

57:53
 

Foul by Faris Haroun on Greg Halford, free kick awarded. Scott Allan restarts play with the free kick.

57:01
Yellow card
 

Greg Halford fouled by Faris Haroun, the ref awards a free kick. Faris Haroun is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Stephen Henderson restarts play with the free kick.

56:44
 

Hayden Mullins challenges Adam Hammill unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Nicky Bailey.

56:13
 

Corner taken right-footed by Scott Allan from the left by-line, clearance made by Nicky Bailey.

50:48 +5.48
 

Centre by Joe Bennett, Jason Pearce manages to make a clearance.

49:07 +4.07
 

Rhys Williams gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joel Ward. Rhys Williams is cautioned. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Greg Halford, save made by Jason Steele.

53:06
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken by Barry Robson from the right by-line, save by Stephen Henderson. Adam Hammill takes the inswinging corner, Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Seb Hines by Ricardo Rocha. Ricardo Rocha is given a yellow card. Greg Halford shown a yellow card. Power penalty scored by Barry Robson. Portsmouth 0-1 Middlesbrough.

52:20
 

Marko Futacs challenges Joe Bennett unfairly and gives away a free kick. Matthew Bates takes the free kick.

47:43 +2.43
 

Rhys Williams gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Scott Allan. Indirect free kick taken by Tal Ben-Haim.

45:47
 

Scott Allan produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

44:34
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Lukas Jutkiewicz by Tal Ben-Haim results in a free kick. Tal Ben-Haim receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Adam Hammill, save by Stephen Henderson.

41:45
 

Barry Robson takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Tal Ben-Haim.

40:52
 

Nicky Bailey takes a shot. Save made by Stephen Henderson. Corner taken right-footed by Adam Hammill from the left by-line, Foul by Barry Robson on Stephen Henderson, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Stephen Henderson.

32:45
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz takes a shot. Stephen Henderson makes a save.

32:22
 

Unfair challenge on Joe Bennett by Marko Futacs results in a free kick. Jason Steele takes the free kick.

30:24
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on George Thorne by Matthew Bates results in a free kick. Matthew Bates receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Scott Allan has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

29:57
 

Tal Ben-Haim concedes a free kick for a foul on Adam Hammill. Indirect free kick taken by Nicky Bailey.

26:37
 

Barry Robson delivers the ball.

24:51
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz fouled by Jason Pearce, the ref awards a free kick. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Barry Robson, save by Stephen Henderson. Effort on goal by Adam Hammill from long range goes over the crossbar.

24:00
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz challenges Ricardo Rocha unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Stephen Henderson.

20:16
 

David Norris concedes a free kick for a foul on Nicky Bailey. Indirect free kick taken by Jason Steele.

18:48
 

Barry Robson is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Stephen Henderson.

17:26
 

The ball is sent over by Adam Hammill, clearance by Ricardo Rocha. Corner taken by Adam Hammill, save by Stephen Henderson.

17:03
 

Tal Ben-Haim gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Rhys Williams. Jason Steele takes the free kick.

13:23
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Seb Hines on David Norris. Greg Halford takes the free kick. Marko Futacs takes a shot. Corner taken right-footed by Scott Allan, save by Jason Steele.

12:28
 

George Thorne has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses right.

9:57
 

Tal Ben-Haim produces a cross, Justin Hoyte manages to make a clearance.

8:15
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ricardo Rocha on Lukas Jutkiewicz. Free kick taken by Adam Hammill.

7:47
 

David Norris is caught offside. Jason Steele takes the indirect free kick.

6:31
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Lukas Jutkiewicz. Stephen Henderson takes the free kick.

6:03
 

Rhys Williams fouled by Scott Allan, the ref awards a free kick. Matthew Bates takes the free kick.

3:23
 

Stephen Henderson fouled by Lukas Jutkiewicz, the ref awards a free kick. Stephen Henderson takes the indirect free kick.

2:01
 

A cross is delivered by Barry Robson, Stephen Henderson makes a save.

:29
 

Nicky Bailey fouled by Scott Allan, the ref awards a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Nicky Bailey.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Ipswich 4 4 10
2 Brighton 4 3 10
3 Charlton 4 3 8
4 Milton Keynes Dons 4 3 7
5 Hull 4 2 7
6 QPR 4 1 7
7 Cardiff 4 2 6
8 Middlesbrough 4 2 5
9 Birmingham 3 1 5
10 Sheff Wed 4 1 5

Full Sky Bet Championship Table