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  • Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 22 February 2014
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium

Reading vs Blackburn Rovers


Team Lineups

Reading

21 McCarthy
2 Gunter
5 Pearce
17 Gorkss
37 Obita
12 McCleary
23 Williams
16 Akpan
11 McAnuff
7 Pogrebnyak
9 Le Fondre
Substitutes
1 Federici
3 Kelly
10 Drenthe
19 Robson-Kanu
20 Guthrie
22 Blackman
35 Hector

Blackburn Rovers

1 Robinson
27 Henley
5 Hanley
4 Kilgallon
3 Spurr
45 Cairney
6 Lowe
17 Williamson
32 Conway
11 Rhodes
39 Gestede
Substitutes
2 Kane
8 Dunn
13 Eastwood
14 Olsson
15 Varney
19 Taylor
29 Evans

Possession Stats

48%
52%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Reading

D D D L L L L W

Blackburn Rovers

L W D D D W D W
Head to Head
Blackburn
0-0
Reading 23-Nov-2013
Blackburn
1-1
Reading 02-May-1988
Reading
0-0
Blackburn 28-Nov-1987
Blackburn
0-0
Reading 14-Apr-1987
Reading
4-0
Blackburn 04-Oct-1986


Live Text Commentary
99:05 +9.05
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Taylor by Kaspars Gorkss.

98:27 +8.27
 

Clearance by Adam Henley.

98:14 +8.14
 

Chris Gunter produces a cross.

97:20 +7.2
 

The referee books Chris Taylor for unsporting behaviour.

97:06 +7.06
 

Chris Taylor challenges Adam Le Fondre unfairly and gives away a free kick.

96:23 +6.23
 

Royston Drenthe makes a clearance.

95:51 +5.51
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Danny Guthrie.

95:38 +5.38
 

Clearance made by Luke Varney.

95:00 +5
 

Unfair challenge on Danny Guthrie by Lee Williamson results in a free kick.

Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of the match.

94:16 +4.16
 

Royston Drenthe produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick. Lee Williamson gets a block in.

93:51 +3.51
 

Matthew Kilgallon handles the ball and concedes a free kick.

92:14 +2.14
 

Royston Drenthe fouled by Tommy Spurr, the ref awards a free kick.

91:35 +1.35
 

Danny Guthrie is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour.

91:16 +1.16
 

Craig Conway fouled by Danny Guthrie, the ref awards a free kick.

91:06 +1.06
 

Header at goal by Kaspars Gorkss to the left of the net.

90:32 +0.32
 

Free kick crossed by Royston Drenthe.

90:11 +0.11
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Hal Robson-Kanu by Lee Williamson.

89:26
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

88:15
 

Clearance made by Jason Lowe.

88:03
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Tommy Spurr on Hal Robson-Kanu.

87:54
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Craig Conway.

86:58
 

Clearance made by Chris Gunter.

85:54
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

85:08
 

Foul by Hal Robson-Kanu on Lee Williamson, free kick awarded.

84:07
 

Free kick crossed by Craig Conway.

82:58
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Conway by Royston Drenthe.

82:08
 

Clearance by Matthew Kilgallon.

81:29
 

Luke Varney concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Gunter.

80:34
 

The ball is delivered by Danny Guthrie.

80:20
 

Hal Robson-Kanu produces a cross.

77:57
 

Luke Varney gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris Gunter.

77:38
Substitution
 

Luke Varney joins the action as a substitute, replacing Rudy Gestede.

76:20
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kaspars Gorkss by Rudy Gestede.

75:23
 

Jordan Obita challenges Jordan Rhodes unfairly and gives away a free kick.

74:33
 

Foul by Lee Williamson on Danny Guthrie, free kick awarded.

72:54
 

Shot by Royston Drenthe went over the crossbar.

72:01
 

Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Craig Conway and misses to the right of the goal.

70:46
 

Danny Guthrie challenges Chris Taylor unfairly and gives away a free kick.

70:40
 

The ball is sent over by Tommy Spurr.

69:15
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Conway by Royston Drenthe.

68:14
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

66:41
 

Clearance made by Matthew Kilgallon.

66:36
 

Clearance made by Grant Hanley.

66:36
 

Hal Robson-Kanu takes a shot. Adam Henley gets a block in.

66:18
 

Jason Lowe makes a clearance.

62:53
 

Lee Williamson challenges Royston Drenthe unfairly and gives away a free kick.

62:51
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway from the .

61:51
Substitution
 

(Reading) makes a substitution, with Danny Guthrie coming on for Hope Akpan.

61:40
Substitution
 

Hal Robson-Kanu replaces Pavel Pogrebnyak.

61:24
Substitution
 

Garath McCleary leaves the field to be replaced by Royston Drenthe.

60:49
 

Daniel Williams concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig Conway.

60:39
 

Daniel Williams takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Adam Henley gets a block in.

60:36
 

Tommy Spurr makes a clearance.

60:34
 

Corner taken by Jobi McAnuff.

60:13
 

Grant Hanley makes a clearance.

58:39
Substitution
 

Tom Cairney goes off and Chris Taylor comes on.

55:59
 

Free kick taken by Alex Pearce.

55:35
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak fouled by Matthew Kilgallon, the ref awards a free kick.

54:54
 

Tommy Spurr makes a clearance.

52:29
 

The ball is delivered by Garath McCleary.

49:41
 

Matthew Kilgallon manages to make a clearance.

46:54 +1.54
 

Matthew Kilgallon manages to make a clearance.

Half time
 

The referee calls an end to the first half.

45:52 +0.52
 

Corner taken by Jordan Obita.

45:06 +0.06
 

Matthew Kilgallon manages to make a clearance.

43:39
 

Jason Lowe manages to make a clearance.

43:08
 

Foul by Tom Cairney on Jordan Obita, free kick awarded.

42:58
 

Clearance by Grant Hanley.

41:56
 

Jobi McAnuff receives a caution.

41:32
 

Rudy Gestede fouled by Jobi McAnuff, the ref awards a free kick.

40:21
 

A cross is delivered by Craig Conway.

40:03
 

Daniel Williams restarts play with the free kick.

39:51
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Daniel Williams by Lee Williamson.

38:52
 

Jordan Obita sends in a cross.

38:17
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway.

37:56
 

Jordan Rhodes takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Alex McCarthy parries the ball away.

35:29
Goal
 

Craig Conway scores with a left foot finish. Reading 0-1 Blackburn.

34:03
Yellow card
 

Booking for Jason Lowe for unsporting behaviour.

33:53
 

Jason Lowe gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Daniel Williams.

33:34
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

32:13
 

Clearance by Tommy Spurr.

31:20
 

Clearance by Alex Pearce.

30:27
 

Clearance by Alex Pearce.

29:39
 

Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

29:08
 

Garath McCleary concedes a free kick for a foul on Tom Cairney.

27:37
 

Matthew Kilgallon manages to make a clearance.

26:29
 

Foul by Alex Pearce on Jordan Rhodes, free kick awarded.

25:22
 

A cross is delivered by Adam Le Fondre.

23:36
 

Corner taken by Jobi McAnuff from the left by-line.

22:06
 

Craig Conway delivers the ball.

21:06
 

Shot by Daniel Williams. Blocked by Craig Conway.

20:40
 

A cross is delivered by Jordan Rhodes.

20:21
 

Alex Pearce takes the free kick.

19:37
 

Foul by Lee Williamson on Pavel Pogrebnyak, free kick awarded.

18:38
 

Shot by Jordan Rhodes. Chris Gunter gets a block in.

18:30
 

Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

18:05
 

Jordan Rhodes fouled by Jordan Obita, the ref awards a free kick.

17:53
 

Header at goal by Pavel Pogrebnyak to the left of the net.

17:50
 

The ball is crossed by Jobi McAnuff.

17:10
 

Corner taken by Jobi McAnuff.

15:51
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

14:57
 

Alex McCarthy takes the free kick.

14:34
 

Chris Gunter fouled by Tommy Spurr, the ref awards a free kick.

13:31
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

11:23
 

Clearance by Matthew Kilgallon.

11:18
 

Garath McCleary delivers the ball.

9:57
 

Unfair challenge on Daniel Williams by Jason Lowe results in a free kick.

9:32
 

Clearance by Kaspars Gorkss.

8:28
 

Matthew Kilgallon concedes a free kick for a foul on Adam Le Fondre.

8:08
 

The ball is delivered by Tom Cairney.

7:08
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

5:01
 

The official flags Adam Le Fondre offside.

4:24
 

Jobi McAnuff takes a shot. Paul Robinson makes a block.

2:58
 

Clearance by Kaspars Gorkss.

2:10
 

Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

1:09
 

The ball is swung over by Jordan Obita.

:21
 

Jobi McAnuff sends in a cross.

Kick off
 

The game begins.

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

Full Sky Bet Championship Table