• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 28 December 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Deepdale
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Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough

Lita 29"

Lita 58"

Wheater 60"

Preston North End vs Middlesbrough


Team Lineups

Preston North End

1 Lonergan
19 Jones26"
2 Morgan
5 Brown
23 De Laet
28 Tonge
15 Barton
20 Russell
24 Pugh
26 Parkin
18 King
Substitutes
25 Arestidou
3 Davidson
7 Coutts
10 Nicholson
11 Treacy
17 Parry
37 McLaughlin

Middlesbrough

30 Steele
2 Hoyte
4 Bates
5 Wheater60"
27 Bennett
18 O'Neil
8 Thomson
37 Tavares
32 Emnes
20 Arca
15 Lita29"58"
Substitutes
21 Coyne
7 McDonald
9 Boyd
10 Bailey
11 Kink
24 Hines
29 McMahon

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Preston North End

D D W L L L W D

Middlesbrough

W W W L D W W L
Head to Head
Middlesbrough
2-0
Preston 23-Mar-2010
Preston
2-2
Middlesbrough 24-Oct-2009
Preston
2-4
Middlesbrough 27-Apr-1974
Middlesbrough
3-0
Preston 11-Dec-1973
Preston
0-1
Middlesbrough 11-Nov-1972
Middlesbrough
0-0
Preston 19-Sep-1972


Live Text Commentary
94:21 +4.21
Yellow card
 

Joshua King is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Joshua King challenges Tony McMahon unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jason Steele.

94:03 +4.03
 

The referee blows for offside against Leroy Lita. Wayne Brown restarts play with the free kick.

93:20 +3.2
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jason Steele by Paul Parry. Free kick taken by Jason Steele.

93:04 +3.04
 

Keith Treacy takes the inswinging corner, save made by Jason Steele.

92:58 +2.58
 

The ball is swung over by Keith Treacy, Joe Bennett makes a clearance.

91:56 +1.56
 

Keith Treacy is caught offside. Free kick taken by David Wheater.

91:26 +1.26
 

Centre by Justin Hoyte.

89:41
 

A cross is delivered by Billy Jones, save by Jason Steele.

86:41
Substitution
 

Tony McMahon joins the action as a substitute, replacing Mickael Tavares. The offside flag is raised against Leroy Lita. Indirect free kick taken by Andy Lonergan.

86:41
Substitution
 

Tony McMahon replaces Mickael Tavares. The referee blows for offside. Andy Lonergan takes the indirect free kick.

84:35
Substitution
 

Paul Parry on for Jon Parkin.

82:31
 

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

81:34
 

The ball is delivered by Keith Treacy, David Wheater manages to make a clearance.

81:21
 

Joshua King produces a cross, Justin Hoyte manages to make a clearance.

80:47
 

Paul Coutts concedes a free kick for a foul on Kevin Thomson. Kevin Thomson takes the free kick.

76:33
 

Keith Treacy sends in a cross, clearance made by Matthew Bates.

75:38
 

Keith Treacy takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by David Wheater.

75:23
 

Michael Tonge takes a shot. Blocked by Mickael Tavares.

74:51
Substitution
 

Danny Pugh goes off and Keith Treacy comes on.

74:21
 

Leroy Lita produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

73:24
 

Billy Jones crosses the ball, Matthew Bates manages to make a clearance.

71:18
Substitution
 

The referee books Danny Pugh for unsporting behaviour. Marvin Emnes goes off and Scott McDonald comes on. Unfair challenge on Marvin Emnes by Danny Pugh results in a free kick. Free kick taken by David Wheater.

70:35
 

Inswinging corner taken by Michael Tonge, clearance by David Wheater.

70:00
 

Foul by Matthew Bates on Jon Parkin, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Michael Tonge, clearance by David Wheater.

68:59
 

Adam Barton gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Julio Arca. Free kick taken by Gary O'Neil.

67:56
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Gary O'Neil from the left by-line, Andy Lonergan makes a save.

67:49
 

The ball is delivered by Marvin Emnes, clearance by Wayne Brown.

66:40
 

Inswinging corner taken by Danny Pugh from the right by-line, clearance made by Gary O'Neil.

66:06
 

The ball is delivered by Marvin Emnes, save by Andy Lonergan.

65:43
 

Unfair challenge on Leroy Lita by Danny Pugh results in a free kick. Gary O'Neil crosses the ball in from the free kick.

65:03
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Tonge on Kevin Thomson. Jason Steele restarts play with the free kick.

64:53
 

The ball is delivered by Danny Pugh, clearance made by Matthew Bates.

62:47
 

Michael Tonge has a shot on goal from outside the box which misses right.

61:56
Substitution
 

Darel Russell goes off and Paul Coutts comes on.

60:48
Goal
 

David Wheater scores a headed goal from deep inside the penalty area. Preston 1-3 Middlesbrough.Unfair challenge on Leroy Lita by Adam Barton results in a free kick. Gary O'Neil provided the assist for the goal.

58:51
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Leroy Lita from just inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Preston 1-2 Middlesbrough.The assist for the goal came from Julio Arca.

57:28
 

Marvin Emnes takes a shot. Ritchie De Laet gets a block in.

56:18
 

Michael Tonge has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the goal.

55:37
 

The ball is sent over by Gary O'Neil, Headed effort from close range by Leroy Lita goes wide left of the target.

55:03
 

Corner taken by Julio Arca, clearance by Ritchie De Laet.

54:34
 

Corner taken by Julio Arca from the right by-line to the near post, Wayne Brown makes a clearance.

54:28
 

Justin Hoyte crosses the ball, Ritchie De Laet gets a block in.

53:37
 

Jon Parkin takes a shot. Jason Steele makes a save.

51:55
 

The ball is sent over by Billy Jones.

51:42
 

Michael Tonge sends in a cross, clearance by Matthew Bates.

50:52
 

Shot from outside the box by Julio Arca misses to the left of the goal.

49:52
 

Adam Barton concedes a free kick for a foul on Leroy Lita. Kevin Thomson crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right channel, Darel Russell manages to make a clearance.

49:20
 

Kevin Thomson challenges Jon Parkin unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Craig Morgan.

48:54
 

Marvin Emnes delivers the ball.

46:40 +1.4
 

Danny Pugh takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Leroy Lita.

47:52
 

The offside flag is raised against Joe Bennett. Andy Lonergan restarts play with the free kick.

46:50
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jon Parkin. David Wheater restarts play with the free kick.

45:33 +0.33
 

Kevin Thomson crosses the ball.

45:10 +0.1
 

The referee blows for offside. Matthew Bates restarts play with the free kick.

41:00
 

Foul by Ritchie De Laet on Julio Arca, free kick awarded. Justin Hoyte takes the free kick.

40:00
 

Darel Russell challenges Marvin Emnes unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Joe Bennett.

37:30
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Michael Tonge.

36:59
 

Joshua King takes a shot. Blocked by Justin Hoyte.

36:06
 

Centre by Justin Hoyte, Headed effort from deep inside the area by Marvin Emnes misses to the left of the goal.

35:05
 

The ball is sent over by Joe Bennett, clearance by Craig Morgan.

34:19
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marvin Emnes by Billy Jones. Kevin Thomson takes the direct free kick.

33:44
 

Effort from long distance by Leroy Lita goes wide right of the target.

32:38
 

Effort from inside the area by Danny Pugh misses to the right of the target.

29:38
Goal
 

Goal scored by Leroy Lita from just inside the area high into the middle of the goal. Preston 1-1 Middlesbrough.

28:53
 

The ball is swung over by Michael Tonge, clearance by David Wheater.

26:27
Goal
 

Billy Jones finds the back of the net with a goal from close range to the top left corner of the goal. Preston 1-0 Middlesbrough.Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Danny Pugh from the right by-line to the near post, assist on the goal came from Danny Pugh.

25:48
 

Darel Russell takes a shot. Save made by Jason Steele.

25:28
 

Marvin Emnes takes a shot. Craig Morgan gets a block in.

24:56
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Marvin Emnes. Free kick taken by Billy Jones.

24:08
 

Unfair challenge on Craig Morgan by Leroy Lita results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Andy Lonergan.

24:01
 

The ball is sent over by Kevin Thomson.

22:52
 

Joe Bennett crosses the ball, clearance made by Craig Morgan.

22:28
 

Centre by Justin Hoyte, Billy Jones manages to make a clearance.

22:21
 

The ball is crossed by Julio Arca.

21:45
 

Darel Russell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Julio Arca. Free kick taken by Matthew Bates.

20:04
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jon Parkin on Kevin Thomson. Direct free kick taken by Joe Bennett.

19:37
 

Leroy Lita has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide left of the target.

18:14
 

Shot by Adam Barton from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

16:34
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Gary O'Neil goes over the bar.

14:32
 

Corner taken right-footed by Michael Tonge from the left by-line, clearance made by Joe Bennett.

14:21
 

The ball is delivered by Marvin Emnes, clearance made by Craig Morgan.

13:03
 

Unfair challenge on Leroy Lita by Billy Jones results in a free kick. David Wheater restarts play with the free kick.

12:40
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adam Barton by Mickael Tavares. Darel Russell restarts play with the free kick.

12:29
 

A cross is delivered by Jon Parkin, Joe Bennett gets a block in.

12:01
 

Gary O'Neil crosses the ball, Andy Lonergan makes a save.

11:28
 

Gary O'Neil takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Andy Lonergan makes a save.

10:45
 

Centre by Billy Jones.

10:15
 

The ball is delivered by Joe Bennett, save made by Andy Lonergan.

9:04
 

Darel Russell takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.

8:40
 

Unfair challenge on Danny Pugh by Gary O'Neil results in a free kick. Ritchie De Laet takes the free kick.

8:05
 

Joe Bennett fouled by Darel Russell, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Matthew Bates.

7:22
 

Joshua King produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.

5:32
 

The official flags Gary O'Neil offside. Free kick taken by Andy Lonergan.

5:10
 

Leroy Lita fouled by Adam Barton, the ref awards a free kick. Matthew Bates restarts play with the free kick.

4:33
 

A cross is delivered by Jon Parkin.

4:01
 

Centre by Mickael Tavares, Andy Lonergan makes a save.

2:28
 

The offside flag is raised against Darel Russell. Jason Steele takes the indirect free kick.

2:10
 

Danny Pugh produces a left-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses right.

1:59
 

Michael Tonge sends in a cross, Justin Hoyte manages to make a clearance.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

Half time
 

The referee blows for half time.

Full time
 

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

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

Full Sky Bet Championship Table