• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 28 January 2014
  • Kick-off: 20:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium
Reading

Reading

Le Fondre 6"

Le Fondre 16"

Le Fondre 66"

Pogrebnyak 51"

5 - 1
Blackpool

Blackpool

Davies 64"

Reading vs Blackpool


Team Lineups

Reading

21 McCarthy
2 Gunter
5 Pearce
17 Gorkss
37 Obita
12 McCleary
16 Akpan
23 Williams
11 McAnuff
7 Pogrebnyak51"
9 Le Fondre6"16"66"
Substitutes
1 Federici
3 Kelly
10 Drenthe
19 Robson-Kanu
22 Blackman
25 Taylor
35 Hector

Blackpool

1 Gilks
2 McMahon
6 Broadfoot
20 Cathcart
3 Robinson
18 Osbourne
17 Basham
23 Eccleston
4 Perkins
8 Chopra
9 Davies64"
Substitutes
25 Goodwillie
14 Halliday
7 Tyson
13 Warner
22 Caton
28 Dodd
31 Martinez

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Reading

W L D L D D D L

Blackpool

L L D D D L L L
Head to Head
Blackpool
1-0
Reading 24-Aug-2013
Reading
3-1
Blackpool 24-Mar-2012
Blackpool
1-0
Reading 03-Dec-2011
Blackpool
2-0
Reading 20-Feb-2010
Reading
2-1
Blackpool 21-Nov-2009
Blackpool
2-2
Reading 13-Apr-2009


Live Text Commentary
93:05 +3.05
 

Matt Gilks restarts play with the free kick.

92:31 +2.31
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Tony McMahon on Hal Robson-Kanu.

91:52 +1.52
 

Chris Basham challenges Hope Akpan unfairly and gives away a free kick.

91:21 +1.21
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

Full time
 

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

90:30 +0.3
 

David Perkins concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Williams.

90:00
 

Clearance by Angel Martinez.

89:30
 

Steven Davies takes a shot and went wide right of the goal.

88:17
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

87:17
 

Kirk Broadfoot manages to make a clearance.

87:09
 

Free kick crossed by Jordan Obita.

86:43
 

Foul by Craig Cathcart on Pavel Pogrebnyak, free kick awarded.

85:28
 

Tony McMahon restarts play with the free kick.

85:16
 

Nick Blackman challenges Tony McMahon unfairly and gives away a free kick.

85:10
 

Clearance made by Tony McMahon.

84:17
Substitution
 

Michael Hector comes on in place of Kaspars Gorkss.

81:54
 

Clearance made by Craig Cathcart.

78:59
 

Centre by Andrew Halliday.

77:59
Substitution
 

Jobi McAnuff goes off and Nick Blackman comes on.

77:23
 

Shot by Hal Robson-Kanu. A parry by Matt Gilks prevents the goal.

76:36
 

Alex Pearce manages to make a clearance.

75:12
 

Jobi McAnuff gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tony McMahon.

74:23
 

Foul by Angel Martinez on Daniel Williams, free kick awarded.

73:56
 

Clearance by Craig Cathcart.

73:33
Substitution
 

Hal Robson-Kanu on for Adam Le Fondre.

72:44
 

Andrew Halliday crosses the ball in from the free kick.

72:17
 

Foul by Daniel Williams on Tony McMahon, free kick awarded.

70:55
 

Daniel Williams takes a shot. Kirk Broadfoot gets a block in.

68:48
 

Free kick taken by Jordan Obita.

68:33
 

The referee cautions Andrew Halliday for unsporting behaviour.

68:24
 

Andrew Halliday gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jobi McAnuff.

66:53
Goal
 

Adam Le Fondre scores a right footed goal. Reading 4-1 Blackpool.Garath McCleary provided the assist for the goal.

65:59
 

The ball is crossed by Andrew Halliday.

64:57
 

Foul by Alex Pearce on Steven Davies, free kick awarded.

64:16
Goal
 

Steven Davies slots the ball left footed into the goal. Reading 3-1 Blackpool.The assist for the goal came from Chris Basham.

63:33
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

62:15
 

Alex Pearce manages to make a clearance.

61:17
 

Corner taken by Andrew Halliday.

61:00
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

59:44
 

Clearance by Alex Pearce.

58:48
 

Alex McCarthy restarts play with the free kick.

57:32
 

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

57:21
 

Clearance made by Hope Akpan.

57:08
Substitution
 

Nathan Tyson comes on in place of Michael Chopra.

56:20
 

Matt Gilks takes the free kick.

55:51
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Adam Le Fondre.

53:55
 

Jack Robinson makes a clearance.

53:26
 

Header at goal by Chris Basham misses left of the target.

53:01
 

Jordan Obita concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Chopra.

51:50
Goal
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak scores with their left foot. Reading 3-0 Blackpool.Adam Le Fondre provided the assist for the goal.

51:11
 

Clearance made by Kaspars Gorkss.

49:42
 

Free kick taken by Matt Gilks.

49:10
 

Unfair challenge on Matt Gilks by Adam Le Fondre results in a free kick.

49:05
 

Jobi McAnuff has an effort at goal. Matt Gilks fumbles the ball.

47:58
 

Clearance made by Angel Martinez.

46:20
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

45:31 +0.31
 

Jobi McAnuff restarts play with the free kick.

Half time
 

The whistle is blown to end the first half.

45:09
 

Clearance by Kaspars Gorkss.

45:01
Substitution
 

Andrew Halliday replaces Nathan Eccleston.

45:01
Substitution
 

(Blackpool) makes a substitution, with Angel Martinez coming on for Isaiah Osbourne.

44:44
 

Kirk Broadfoot concedes a free kick for a foul on Jobi McAnuff.

44:15
 

Jobi McAnuff takes a shot. Blocked by Isaiah Osbourne.

43:44
 

Craig Cathcart manages to make a clearance.

42:17
 

Hope Akpan takes a shot and went wide left of the net.

41:39
 

Kirk Broadfoot makes a clearance.

40:32
 

Chris Gunter takes the free kick.

40:19
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jack Robinson on Pavel Pogrebnyak.

39:37
 

Garath McCleary manages to make a clearance.

39:33
 

Tony McMahon takes the free kick.

39:06
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Robinson by Adam Le Fondre.

36:29
 

Jobi McAnuff takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Jack Robinson gets a block in.

35:26
 

Garath McCleary takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Craig Cathcart gets a block in.

35:05
 

A cross is delivered by Chris Basham.

33:12
 

The ball is crossed by Jack Robinson.

31:19
 

Clearance by Jack Robinson.

30:00
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David Perkins by Adam Le Fondre.

28:16
 

Clearance by Alex Pearce.

25:35
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Perkins.

24:58
 

Craig Cathcart manages to make a clearance.

23:22
 

Hope Akpan concedes a free kick for a foul on Tony McMahon.

22:04
 

Kaspars Gorkss heads at goal. Matt Gilks catches the ball.

20:56
 

Hope Akpan fouled by Isaiah Osbourne, the ref awards a free kick.

20:03
 

Jack Robinson manages to make a clearance.

17:54
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Pavel Pogrebnyak by Craig Cathcart.

17:48
 

Kirk Broadfoot manages to make a clearance.

16:26
Goal
 

Adam Le Fondre heads the ball into the goal. Reading 2-0 Blackpool.Assist by Alex Pearce.

16:21
 

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

15:51
 

Corner taken by Jobi McAnuff.

13:40
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

12:18
 

Craig Cathcart manages to make a clearance.

11:48
 

Tony McMahon crosses the ball in from the free kick.

11:23
 

Daniel Williams challenges David Perkins unfairly and gives away a free kick.

11:00
 

Craig Cathcart manages to make a clearance.

10:19
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

9:44
 

Alex Pearce challenges Steven Davies unfairly and gives away a free kick.

8:57
 

A cross is delivered by Craig Cathcart.

8:14
 

The ball is swung over by Chris Basham.

7:35
 

David Perkins takes a shot and missed to the right of the goal.

6:09
Goal
 

Adam Le Fondre slots the ball right footed into the goal. Reading 1-0 Blackpool.

6:05
 

Shot by Garath McCleary. Blocked by Jack Robinson.

5:28
 

Nathan Eccleston has an effort at goal. Chris Gunter gets a block in.

5:25
 

The ball is crossed by Michael Chopra.

3:27
 

Adam Le Fondre crosses the ball.

3:05
 

Clearance by Tony McMahon.

2:56
 

Free kick taken by Alex McCarthy.

2:24
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak manages to make a clearance.

1:54
 

Clearance made by Jobi McAnuff.

1:27
 

Free kick crossed by Jordan Obita.

:46
 

Kirk Broadfoot challenges Jobi McAnuff unfairly and gives away a free kick.

:37
 

Chris Gunter restarts play with the free kick.

:33
 

Foul by David Perkins on Daniel Williams, free kick awarded.

:12
 

Clearance by Craig Cathcart.

Kick off
 

The game begins.

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2 Bournemouth 44 47 84
3 Middlesbrough 44 32 84
4 Norwich 44 38 82
5 Derby 44 32 76
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7 Brentford 44 14 72
8 Wolverhampton 44 11 72
9 Blackburn 43 4 60
10 Charlton 44 -2 60

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