• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 11 February 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium
Reading

Reading

Kebe 25"

Roberts 42"

2 - 0

Reading vs Coventry City


Team Lineups

Reading

1 Federici
3 Connolly
5 Pearce
17 Gorkss
23 Harte
14 Kebe25"
4 Karacan
8 Leigertwood
16 Mills
10 Hunt
33 Roberts42"
Substitutes
31 Andersen
7 Tabb
9 Le Fondre
18 Church
41 Cywka

Coventry City

1 Murphy
31 Christie
2 Keogh
15 Cranie
24 Wood
16 Norwood
4 Clingan
12 Deegan
11 McSheffrey
18 Nimely
22 Platt
Substitutes
13 Dunn
7 Bell
8 Baker
10 Eastwood
26 Clarke

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Reading

D D D L L L L W

Coventry City

W W D L D L L L
Head to Head
Coventry
1-1
Reading 24-Sep-2011
Coventry
0-0
Reading 30-Apr-2011
Reading
0-0
Coventry 11-Dec-2010
Reading
3-0
Coventry 05-Apr-2010
Coventry
1-3
Reading 31-Oct-2009
Coventry
0-0
Reading 04-Apr-2009


Live Text Commentary
92:41 +2.41
 

Foul by Jason Roberts on Richard Keogh, free kick awarded. Joe Murphy takes the indirect free kick.

92:03 +2.03
 

Jordan Clarke fouled by Tomasz Cywka, the ref awards a free kick. Joe Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

91:16 +1.16
 

Gary McSheffrey gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tomasz Cywka. Matthew Connolly takes the direct free kick.

90:17 +0.17
 

Alex Nimely is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

88:26
 

Unfair challenge on Jay Tabb by David Bell results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

87:56
 

Corner taken by Gary McSheffrey from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Jay Tabb.

86:03
Substitution
 

Jay Tabb is brought on as a substitute for Mikele Leigertwood.

83:36
 

Corner taken by Gary McSheffrey from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Jem Karacan.

82:24
 

Mikele Leigertwood takes a shot. Comfortable save by Joe Murphy.

81:28
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jordan Clarke on Tomasz Cywka. Booking for Jordan Clarke for unsporting behaviour. Ian Harte takes the direct free kick.

80:52
 

Shot by Gary McSheffrey. Save by Adam Federici.

78:53
 

Outswinging corner taken by Ian Harte from the left by-line played to the near post, save by Joe Murphy.

78:05
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Ian Harte from the right by-line, Richard Keogh manages to make a clearance.

77:35
 

Unfair challenge on Matthew Connolly by Gary McSheffrey results in a free kick. Matthew Connolly takes the free kick.

76:56
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Gary McSheffrey, Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

76:25
 

Alex Nimely takes a shot. Save made by Adam Federici.

75:42
Substitution
 

Tomasz Cywka joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jimmy Kebe.

75:21
Substitution
 

Carl Baker is brought on as a substitute for Gary Deegan.

74:52
 

Simon Church has a header from close in and clears the crossbar.

74:20
 

Gary McSheffrey gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jason Roberts. Ian Harte restarts play with the free kick.

69:21
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by David Bell on Mikele Leigertwood. Direct free kick taken by Ian Harte.

68:44
 

Centre by Gary McSheffrey, Adam Federici makes a save.

66:54
Substitution
 

(Reading) makes a substitution, with Simon Church coming on for Noel Hunt.

66:28
 

Alex Nimely produces a left-footed shot from inside the area that clears the crossbar.

65:39
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Oliver Norwood, Adam Federici makes a save.

65:16
 

Gary McSheffrey takes a shot. Save by Adam Federici.

63:30
 

Foul by Mikele Leigertwood on Oliver Norwood, free kick awarded. Mikele Leigertwood receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Oliver Norwood restarts play with the free kick.

63:08
 

Richard Keogh is penalised for a handball. Adam Federici takes the indirect free kick.

62:36
 

Inswinging corner taken by Gary McSheffrey.

61:38
 

Alex Nimely takes a shot. Save made by Adam Federici.

60:33
 

Effort on goal by Jason Roberts from just inside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the target.

60:11
 

Alex Nimely is caught offside. Adam Federici takes the free kick.

59:46
 

The ball is crossed by Cyrus Christie, Adam Federici manages to make a clearance.

58:33
Substitution
 

David Bell joins the action as a substitute, replacing Sammy Clingan.

56:49
 

The official flags Noel Hunt offside. Joe Murphy takes the indirect free kick.

53:07
 

Foul by Noel Hunt on Richard Keogh, free kick awarded. Joe Murphy takes the indirect free kick.

46:00
 

Gary McSheffrey concedes a free kick for a foul on Jimmy Kebe. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

44:19
 

Mikele Leigertwood concedes a free kick for a foul on Gary Deegan. Gary McSheffrey takes the indirect free kick.

42:13
Goal
 

Corner taken left-footed by Ian Harte, Jason Roberts fires in a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Reading 2-0 Coventry.The assist for the goal came from Matthew Connolly.

40:10
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alex Nimely by Jem Karacan. Joe Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

39:17
Yellow card
 

Jimmy Kebe fouled by Martin Cranie, the ref awards a free kick. The referee shows Martin Cranie a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Ian Harte delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right channel, clearance by Gary Deegan.

38:18
 

Noel Hunt takes a shot. Save made by Joe Murphy.

36:09
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alex Nimely by Kaspars Gorkss. Richard Keogh restarts play with the free kick.

31:45
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Mikele Leigertwood, Headed effort from the edge of the area by Noel Hunt goes wide of the right-hand post.

31:13
 

Corner taken by Ian Harte from the right by-line, Richard Keogh manages to make a clearance.

30:53
 

The referee penalises Gary McSheffrey for handball. Matthew Connolly restarts play with the free kick.

29:40
 

The ball is sent over by Joseph Mills.

26:54
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ian Harte by Cyrus Christie. Cyrus Christie is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Ian Harte restarts play with the free kick.

25:00
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Jimmy Kebe from inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Reading 1-0 Coventry.Jason Roberts provided the assist for the goal.

23:11
 

Jason Roberts gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Richard Keogh. Free kick taken by Joe Murphy.

22:27
 

The referee penalises Gary Deegan for handball. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Federici.

20:48
 

Foul by Clive Platt on Kaspars Gorkss, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Federici.

19:07
 

A cross is delivered by Cyrus Christie, comfortable save by Adam Federici.

17:26
 

Unfair challenge on Jimmy Kebe by Gary McSheffrey results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Federici.

16:47
 

The ball is delivered by Joseph Mills, Sammy Clingan manages to make a clearance.

15:19
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Gary Deegan goes wide of the left-hand upright.

14:49
 

Oliver Norwood fouled by Noel Hunt, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Joe Murphy.

13:45
 

Shot by Noel Hunt. Joe Murphy makes a comfortable save.

8:27
 

Mikele Leigertwood challenges Sammy Clingan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Sammy Clingan takes the free kick.

6:47
Substitution
 

Richard Wood leaves the field to be replaced by Jordan Clarke.

1:19
 

Matthew Connolly challenges Gary McSheffrey unfairly and gives away a free kick. Sammy Clingan crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, Noel Hunt manages to make a clearance.

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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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