• Date: Tue 13 September 2016
  • Kick-off: 20:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium

Reading vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Reading

26 Al Habsi
2 Gunter
5 McShane
16 Moore
11 Obita
21 Quinn
6 Evans
23 Williams
12 McCleary
18 Kermorgant
7 Beerens
Substitutes
8 Swift
9 Mendes
15 Harriott
24 Blackett
30 Watson
31 Jaakkola

Birmingham City

1 Legzdins
23 Spector
28 Morrison
5 Shotton
3 Grounds
6 Kieftenbeld
7 Tesche
11 Cotterill
14 Adams
26 Davis
15 Jutkiewicz
Substitutes
4 Robinson
9 Donaldson
10 Fabbrini
18 Brown
19 Maghoma
20 Stewart
27 Trueman

Possession Stats

63%
37%

Form Guide -

Reading

Birmingham City



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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee signals the end of the game.

90:00 +2.14
 

Shot by David Davis missed to the left of the net.

90:00 +0.04
 

The ball is swung over by Jacques Maghoma.

90:00 +0.2
 

Diego Fabbrini delivers the ball.

90:00 +1.03
 

John Swift has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.

89:32
 

Adam Legzdins takes the free kick.

88:56
 

The official flags Joseph Mendes offside.

88:41
 

Callum Harriott crosses the ball.

86:55
 

The ball is sent over by Jordan Obita.

85:45
Substitution
 

Joseph Mendes is brought on as a substitute for Roy Beerens.

84:20
 

Clearance by Liam Moore.

83:52
 

Chris Gunter makes a clearance.

83:04
 

George Evans gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Diego Fabbrini.

82:50
 

Jonathan Spector makes a clearance.

82:47
 

The ball is crossed by Chris Gunter.

81:08
Substitution
 

(Reading) makes a substitution, with Callum Harriott coming on for Garath McCleary.

80:29
Substitution
 

Diego Fabbrini comes on in place of Che Adams.

79:58
 

Garath McCleary gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Davis.

79:32
 

The ball is crossed by Jordan Obita.

78:16
 

Corner taken by Garath McCleary from the right by-line.

76:58
 

Che Adams gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Moore.

76:33
 

Jonathan Spector crosses the ball.

75:26
Substitution
 

Clayton Donaldson replaces Lukas Jutkiewicz.

74:17
 

Jacques Maghoma takes a shot. Blocked by Paul McShane.

72:46
 

Clearance by Lukas Jutkiewicz.

72:44
 

Garath McCleary sends in a cross.

72:31
 

Clearance by David Davis.

72:28
 

Centre by Roy Beerens.

71:58
Substitution
 

John Swift joins the action as a substitute, replacing Stephen Quinn.

70:23
 

Chance falls to Lukas Jutkiewicz who heads at goal.

69:18
 

Jacques Maghoma produces a cross.

68:42
 

Michael Morrison manages to make a clearance.

67:47
 

David Davis makes a clearance.

67:28
 

Corner taken by Garath McCleary.

67:03
Substitution
 

Jacques Maghoma is brought on as a substitute for Robert Tesche.

66:14
 

The ball is delivered by Garath McCleary.

66:13
 

Robert Tesche makes a clearance.

63:14
 

Stephen Quinn fouled by Maikel Kieftenbeld, the ref awards a free kick.

62:46
 

Shot by Stephen Quinn. Robert Tesche gets a block in.

62:31
 

Clearance by Michael Morrison.

60:48
 

Header by Paul McShane misses right.

60:46
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Garath McCleary.

60:08
 

Clearance by Jonathan Grounds.

59:55
 

Jordan Obita has an effort at goal. Michael Morrison gets a block in.

59:30
 

Headed chance falls to Daniel Williams. Robert Tesche gets a block in.

59:16
 

Chris Gunter produces a cross.

57:27
 

Daniel Williams takes a shot. Michael Morrison gets a block in.

57:22
 

Roy Beerens sends in a cross.

56:07
 

Foul by Paul McShane on Che Adams, free kick awarded.

55:57
 

Chris Gunter delivers the ball.

55:24
 

David Davis takes a shot and goes harmlessly over the bar.

55:22
 

Maikel Kieftenbeld takes a shot. Parried by Ali Al Habsi back into danger.

53:54
 

George Evans makes a clearance.

52:38
 

Paul McShane manages to make a clearance.

52:31
 

Centre by David Cotterill.

51:20
 

Robert Tesche takes the free kick.

51:10
 

The official flags Yann Kermorgant offside.

49:53
 

Garath McCleary has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.

49:25
 

A cross is delivered by Jonathan Spector.

48:21
 

David Cotterill sends in a cross.

47:26
 

Clearance made by Liam Moore.

46:55
 

Clearance by Jordan Obita.

46:53
 

Michael Morrison restarts play with the free kick.

46:27
 

Roy Beerens concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Morrison.

44:40
 

The ball is sent over by Jordan Obita.

Half time
 

The referee calls an end to the first half.

43:11
 

Liam Moore restarts play with the free kick.

42:56
 

Unfair challenge on Roy Beerens by Jonathan Spector results in a free kick.

41:36
 

Chris Gunter restarts play with the free kick.

41:21
 

Foul by Maikel Kieftenbeld on Paul McShane, free kick awarded.

40:01
 

Corner taken by David Cotterill.

39:28
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz has an effort at goal. Ali Al Habsi parries the ball away.

38:18
 

Yann Kermorgant heads at goal. Adam Legzdins catches the ball.

37:11
 

Clearance by George Evans.

36:36
 

The ball is delivered by Garath McCleary.

33:19
 

Stephen Quinn concedes a free kick for a foul on Che Adams.

32:44
 

Corner taken by Garath McCleary.

30:05
 

Header by Michael Morrison misses right.

30:01
 

Corner taken by David Cotterill from the left by-line.

29:31
 

Clearance made by Paul McShane.

28:34
 

Che Adams takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Ali Al Habsi makes a save.

27:29
 

Roy Beerens takes a shot. Blocked by Ryan Shotton.

26:37
 

Yann Kermorgant takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Michael Morrison.

26:01
 

Garath McCleary sends in a cross.

25:40
 

The ball is sent over by Garath McCleary.

24:44
 

Chris Gunter crosses the ball.

22:16
 

Clearance made by Paul McShane.

20:55
 

Ryan Shotton makes a clearance.

20:19
 

Clearance made by Jonathan Grounds.

19:18
 

Michael Morrison manages to make a clearance.

19:14
 

Corner taken by Garath McCleary from the left by-line.

18:27
 

Corner taken by Garath McCleary from the right by-line.

17:00
 

Corner taken by David Cotterill from the left by-line.

15:17
 

Unfair challenge on Stephen Quinn by Jonathan Grounds results in a free kick.

15:07
 

Corner taken by David Cotterill from the right by-line.

14:42
 

Clearance by George Evans.

13:59
 

Adam Legzdins restarts play with the free kick.

13:29
 

Roy Beerens gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Robert Tesche.

12:07
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz fouled by Daniel Williams, the ref awards a free kick.

10:32
 

George Evans takes the free kick.

10:26
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz challenges George Evans unfairly and gives away a free kick.

10:02
 

Che Adams takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

9:36
 

Shot by Stephen Quinn. Adam Legzdins catches the ball.

8:52
 

Shot by Maikel Kieftenbeld went wide right of the target.

7:58
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz takes a shot and went wide left of the target.

7:57
 

Michael Morrison has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.

7:53
 

David Cotterill crosses the ball in from the free kick.

7:04
 

Paul McShane gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Che Adams.

4:22
 

Unfair challenge on Stephen Quinn by Jonathan Spector results in a free kick.

3:45
 

The ball is swung over by Jonathan Spector.

3:05
 

Handball decision goes against Che Adams.

2:18
 

David Cotterill restarts play with the free kick.

1:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Che Adams by Daniel Williams.

1:09
 

Ali Al Habsi restarts play with the free kick.

:55
 

Paul McShane fouled by Lukas Jutkiewicz, the ref awards a free kick.

:12
 

The ball is sent over by Garath McCleary.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the game underway.

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