• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Wed 10 November 2010
  • Kick-off: 20:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium
Reading

Reading

Hunt 4"

1 - 1
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Bothroyd 76"

Reading vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Reading

1 Federici
2 Griffin
5 Mills
15 Khizanishvili
23 Harte
11 McAnuff
4 Karacan
10 Hunt4"
20 Howard
9 Long
18 Church
Substitutes
41 McCarthy
7 Tabb
17 Antonio
19 Robson-Kanu
24 Cummings
26 Pearce
33 Armstrong

Cardiff City

22 Heaton
27 Matthews
5 Hudson
23 Blake
3 Naylor
11 Burke
20 Olofinjana
10 McPhail
7 Whittingham
9 Bothroyd76"
8 Chopra
Substitutes
1 Marshall
4 Rae
21 Drinkwater
19 Koumas
17 Etuhu
28 Wildig

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Reading

D D D L L L L W

Cardiff City

W D L W L D W W
Head to Head
Cardiff
0-0
Reading 10-Apr-2010
Reading
0-1
Cardiff 16-Sep-2009
Reading
1-1
Cardiff 26-Dec-2008
Cardiff
2-2
Reading 25-Nov-2008
Cardiff
2-5
Reading 08-Apr-2006
Reading
5-1
Cardiff 02-Jan-2006


Live Text Commentary
92:58 +2.58
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Brian Howard, Close range header by Matt Mills goes wide of the left-hand post.

91:29 +1.29
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Brian Howard.

91:17 +1.17
 

The ball is sent over by Ian Harte, clearance by Lee Naylor.

91:03 +1.03
 

Centre by Ian Harte, Darcy Blake makes a clearance.

90:17 +0.17
 

Jay Bothroyd takes a shot. Save made by Tom Heaton.

88:57
 

Chris Burke takes a shot. Save by Tom Heaton. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Jason Koumas.

86:41
 

A cross is delivered by Andy Griffin, save made by Tom Heaton.

86:05
 

Hal Robson-Kanu delivers the ball, clearance by Peter Whittingham.

85:04
 

Daniel Drinkwater concedes a free kick for a foul on Shane Long. Free kick taken by Ian Harte.

84:40
 

Jay Bothroyd crosses the ball.

83:13
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Michael Chopra by Ian Harte results in a . Daniel Drinkwater is brought on as a substitute for Michael Chopra.

83:13
Substitution
 

Ian Harte gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Chopra. Michael Chopra leaves the field to be replaced by Daniel Drinkwater. Tom Heaton takes the free kick.

83:04
 

The ball is sent over by Jay Tabb, Darcy Blake makes a clearance.

82:22
 

Jobi McAnuff crosses the ball, Darcy Blake gets a block in.

81:31
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Brian Howard from the left by-line.

80:56
 

The ball is sent over by Andy Griffin, clearance by Mark Hudson.

79:01
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Griffin on Jason Koumas. Direct free kick taken by Lee Naylor.

78:29
 

Brian Howard takes a shot. Mark Hudson gets a block in.

76:42
Goal
 

Jay Bothroyd finds the net with a goal from 35 yards to to the top right corner of the goal. Reading 1-1 Cardiff.Assist by Michael Chopra.

76:18
 

Jem Karacan takes a shot. Blocked by Darcy Blake.

75:39
 

Corner taken right-footed by Jobi McAnuff, Lee Naylor manages to make a clearance.

75:26
 

Brian Howard takes a shot. Blocked by Mark Hudson.

73:06
Substitution
 

(Reading) makes a substitution, with Hal Robson-Kanu coming on for Noel Hunt.

72:02
 

Inswinging corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line. Corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham.

71:54
 

The ball is sent over by Michael Chopra, Andy Griffin manages to make a clearance.

69:27
 

Michael Chopra gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Brian Howard. Ian Harte takes the free kick.

69:17
 

Ian Harte crosses the ball, clearance by Darcy Blake.

68:36
Substitution
 

Jay Tabb comes on in place of Simon Church.

67:52
 

Simon Church takes a shot. Save made by Tom Heaton.

65:58
 

Shane Long concedes a free kick for a foul on Darcy Blake. Tom Heaton takes the free kick.

64:31
 

The ball is swung over by Lee Naylor, clearance by Matt Mills.

63:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jay Bothroyd by Zurab Khizanishvili. Direct free kick taken by Peter Whittingham.

62:53
 

The ball is swung over by Jason Koumas, clearance made by Zurab Khizanishvili.

61:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Brian Howard on Jay Bothroyd. Lee Naylor restarts play with the free kick.

59:54
 

Jason Koumas takes a shot. Adam Federici makes a comfortable save.

58:43
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Chris Burke misses to the left of the target.

57:22
Substitution
 

(Cardiff) makes a substitution, with Jason Koumas coming on for Stephen McPhail.

56:57
 

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

55:42
 

Shane Long delivers the ball, Tom Heaton makes a save.

55:20
 

The ball is delivered by Simon Church, save by Tom Heaton.

53:03
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jay Bothroyd by Brian Howard. Jay Bothroyd restarts play with the free kick.

52:25
 

Lee Naylor challenges Jem Karacan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Matt Mills takes the free kick.

51:32
 

Inswinging corner taken by Brian Howard from the left by-line.

51:11
 

Jobi McAnuff produces a cross, Noel Hunt takes a shot. Blocked by Adam Matthews.

50:12
 

The referee blows for offside. Adam Federici restarts play with the free kick.

49:29
 

Shane Long produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

48:32
 

The ball is crossed by Jobi McAnuff, clearance made by Mark Hudson.

48:05
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ian Harte on Chris Burke. Stephen McPhail takes the direct free kick.

47:24
Yellow card
 

Booking for Zurab Khizanishvili.

47:07
 

Shot from just outside the box by Chris Burke misses to the left of the goal.

45:22
 

Foul by Jay Bothroyd on Brian Howard, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

41:07
 

Jem Karacan delivers the ball.

39:20
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Simon Church. Tom Heaton restarts play with the free kick.

37:20
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Brian Howard, Corner taken by Brian Howard, Seyi Olofinjana makes a clearance. Clearance made by Seyi Olofinjana.

37:20
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Brian Howard, Corner taken by Brian Howard, Seyi Olofinjana makes a clearance. Clearance made by Seyi Olofinjana.

36:17
 

Ian Harte delivers the ball, clearance by Darcy Blake.

33:58
 

Foul by Jobi McAnuff on Lee Naylor, free kick awarded. Lee Naylor restarts play with the free kick.

33:19
 

The ball is sent over by Ian Harte, Mark Hudson makes a clearance.

32:08
 

Matt Mills fouled by Jay Bothroyd, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

31:33
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Jobi McAnuff goes wide of the left-hand post.

29:17
 

Corner taken by Chris Burke from the left by-line.

28:40
 

Foul by Zurab Khizanishvili on Chris Burke, free kick awarded. Peter Whittingham takes the free kick.

28:40
 

Foul by Zurab Khizanishvili on Chris Burke, free kick awarded. Peter Whittingham takes the direct free kick.

24:53
 

Chris Burke takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post.

24:02
 

Zurab Khizanishvili concedes a free kick for a foul on Jay Bothroyd. Peter Whittingham takes the direct free kick.

22:05
 

Noel Hunt has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

20:34
 

Jay Bothroyd produces a left-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that goes harmlessly over the target.

18:44
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Michael Chopra goes wide of the left-hand upright.

17:47
 

Simon Church is caught offside. Tom Heaton restarts play with the free kick.

17:05
 

The ball is swung over by Shane Long, Effort on goal by Simon Church from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal. Ian Harte takes a shot. Mark Hudson gets a block in.

16:09
 

Foul by Ian Harte on Chris Burke, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Tom Heaton.

15:41
 

Shot from just outside the area by Simon Church misses to the left of the target.

15:41
 

Shot from just outside the area by Simon Church misses to the left of the target.

15:41
 

Shot from just outside the area by Simon Church misses to the left of the target.

15:15
 

Jobi McAnuff delivers the ball, Darcy Blake makes a clearance.

14:40
 

Jay Bothroyd is ruled offside. Adam Federici takes the free kick.

14:24
 

Jobi McAnuff produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

14:24
 

Jobi McAnuff produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

13:33
 

Brian Howard delivers the ball, Tom Heaton makes a comfortable save.

9:35
 

Chris Burke sends in a cross, Header from close range by Stephen McPhail clears the bar.

9:16
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Burke by Noel Hunt. Adam Matthews takes the free kick.

8:41
 

Seyi Olofinjana is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

8:08
 

Seyi Olofinjana fouled by Zurab Khizanishvili, the ref awards a free kick. Peter Whittingham restarts play with the free kick.

7:38
 

Peter Whittingham has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

4:22
Goal
 

Goal scored by Noel Hunt from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Reading 1-0 Cardiff.Assist on the goal came from Simon Church.

2:35
 

Zurab Khizanishvili fouled by Jay Bothroyd, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Ian Harte.

1:51
 

The referee blows for offside. Adam Federici restarts play with the free kick.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to begin the match.

Half time
 

The ref blows to end the first period.

Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of the match.

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

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