• Date: Sat 28 January 2017
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium
Reading

Reading

Swift 41"

Kermorgant 59"

2 - 1
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Ralls 45" (P)

Reading vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Reading

26 Al Habsi
4 van den Berg
5 McShane
16 Moore
2 Gunter
23 Williams
38 Kelly
8 Swift41"
7 Beerens
12 McCleary
18 Kermorgant59"
Substitutes
6 Evans
9 Mendes
11 Obita
14 Samuel
19 Meite
24 Blackett
31 Jaakkola

Cardiff City

1 McGregor
4 Morrison
14 Bamba
15 Halford
2 Peltier
8 Ralls45"
17 Gunnarsson
6 Richards
33 Hoilett
37 Healey
26 Zohore
Substitutes
7 Whittingham
11 Noone
12 John
16 Connolly
23 Kennedy
24 Harris
28 Murphy

Possession Stats

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Form Guide -

Reading

Cardiff City



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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee signals the end of the game.

90:00 +2.19
 

Ali Al Habsi takes the free kick.

90:00 +0.21
 

Kadeem Harris takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by George Evans.

90:00 +1.38
 

Lee Peltier produces a cross.

90:00 +1.44
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Yann Kermorgant by Aron Gunnarsson.

88:36
 

Clearance made by Yann Kermorgant.

88:21
Substitution
 

(Cardiff) makes a substitution, with Peter Whittingham coming on for Joe Ralls.

87:52
 

Tyler Blackett gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Aron Gunnarsson.

87:21
 

Centre by David Hoilett.

86:48
 

Chance falls to Sean Morrison who heads at goal. Save made by Ali Al Habsi.

86:21
 

Matthew Kennedy delivers the ball.

85:11
 

Kadeem Harris takes a shot and missed to the left of the net.

83:53
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Aron Gunnarsson on Yann Kermorgant.

83:20
 

The ball is crossed by Kadeem Harris.

83:00
 

Clearance made by Sean Morrison.

78:32
 

David Hoilett concedes a free kick for a foul on Paul McShane.

77:50
 

David Hoilett takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.

76:35
 

Clearance made by Liam Kelly.

76:34
 

Yann Kermorgant makes a clearance.

76:15
Substitution
 

Matthew Kennedy is brought on as a substitute for Greg Halford.

76:04
Substitution
 

Jordan Obita joins the action as a substitute, replacing Roy Beerens.

75:13
 

George Evans makes a clearance.

75:06
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Joe Ralls.

74:38
 

Aron Gunnarsson sends in a cross.

73:13
 

Free kick taken by Tyler Blackett.

72:51
 

Unfair challenge on Liam Kelly by Aron Gunnarsson results in a free kick.

72:21
 

Lee Peltier gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris Gunter.

70:57
 

A cross is delivered by Kadeem Harris.

70:19
 

Sean Morrison manages to make a clearance.

69:59
 

Allan McGregor manages to make a clearance.

69:44
 

Paul McShane restarts play with the free kick.

69:02
 

David Hoilett concedes a free kick for a foul on Paul McShane.

66:48
 

Direct effort from the free kick comes in from David Hoilett. Ali Al Habsi parries the ball away.

65:28
Substitution
 

Kadeem Harris replaces Kenneth Zohore.

64:25
 

Clearance by Liam Kelly.

64:04
 

The ball is delivered by Jazz Richards.

63:17
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Liam Kelly.

62:49
 

Greg Halford manages to make a clearance.

59:54
 

Paul McShane manages to make a clearance.

59:05
Goal
 

Yann Kermorgant scores direct from the free kick. Reading 2-1 Cardiff.

58:05
 

Yann Kermorgant fouled by Souleymane Bamba, the ref awards a free kick.

56:47
 

Clearance by Souleymane Bamba.

56:31
 

Roy Beerens delivers the ball.

54:27
Substitution
 

George Evans comes on in place of John Swift.

53:34
 

Joe Ralls crosses the ball in from the free kick.

53:07
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Garath McCleary on Lee Peltier.

52:15
 

Paul McShane manages to make a clearance.

51:35
 

Yann Kermorgant delivers the ball.

49:36
 

Joe Ralls restarts play with the free kick.

49:02
 

Joe Ralls fouled by Yann Kermorgant, the ref awards a free kick.

48:30
 

Joe Ralls makes a clearance.

46:46
 

Tyler Blackett fouled by Kenneth Zohore, the ref awards a free kick.

46:07
 

Corner taken by David Hoilett.

45:31
 

Clearance made by Liam Moore.

45:29
 

The ball is swung over by Joe Ralls.

Half time
 

The players leave the pitch at half time.

45:00 +2.19
 

Greg Halford manages to make a clearance.

45:00 +2.45
 

Sean Morrison manages to make a clearance.

45:00 +0.23
Goal
 

Penalty scored by Joe Ralls. Reading 1-1 Cardiff.

44:23
 

Unfair challenge on Sean Morrison by Liam Moore results in a Penalty.

43:42
 

Rhys Healey fouled by Yann Kermorgant, the ref awards a free kick.

41:50
Goal
 

John Swift scores a right footed goal. Reading 1-0 Cardiff.Assist on the goal came from Garath McCleary.

41:44
 

Daniel Williams has an effort at goal. Parried by Allan McGregor back into danger.

40:26
 

Free kick taken by Greg Halford.

40:08
Substitution
 

Tyler Blackett comes on in place of Joey van den Berg.

37:17
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Rhys Healey by Joey van den Berg.

35:45
 

Aron Gunnarsson manages to make a clearance.

34:47
 

Free kick crossed by David Hoilett.

33:46
 

Roy Beerens gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jazz Richards.

32:08
 

Rhys Healey fouled by Chris Gunter, the ref awards a free kick.

30:36
 

Paul McShane restarts play with the free kick.

30:25
 

Paul McShane fouled by Kenneth Zohore, the ref awards a free kick.

29:45
 

The ball is crossed by Chris Gunter.

29:27
 

Paul McShane takes the free kick.

28:18
 

Jazz Richards concedes a free kick for a foul on Liam Kelly.

26:51
 

The ball is crossed by David Hoilett.

24:55
 

Allan McGregor restarts play with the free kick.

24:26
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Yann Kermorgant on Joe Ralls.

21:41
 

Joey van den Berg makes a clearance.

21:08
 

Joe Ralls takes a shot and bounces off the post.

21:07
 

Joey van den Berg manages to make a clearance.

20:56
 

Free kick crossed by Joe Ralls.

20:08
 

Foul by Liam Moore on Rhys Healey, free kick awarded.

17:32
 

Joey van den Berg restarts play with the free kick.

17:24
 

The referee blows for offside.

17:20
 

Clearance by Lee Peltier.

13:27
 

The ball is sent over by Garath McCleary.

13:27
 

Clearance made by Lee Peltier.

10:35
 

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

8:27
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by David Hoilett on Liam Moore.

8:04
 

Shot by Garath McCleary. Allan McGregor parries the ball away.

7:42
 

Liam Kelly takes the free kick.

6:52
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Roy Beerens by Souleymane Bamba.

6:19
 

Sean Morrison makes a clearance.

3:23
 

Roy Beerens is ruled offside.

3:15
 

Liam Kelly has an effort at goal. Blocked by Souleymane Bamba.

2:16
 

Garath McCleary produces a cross.

:24
 

Daniel Williams restarts play with the free kick.

:15
 

Aron Gunnarsson concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Williams.

Kick off
 

The game begins.