• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 21 April 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium
Reading

Reading

Gorkss 19"

Le Fondre 52"

2 - 2
Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace

Zaha 13"

Murray 75"

Reading vs Crystal Palace


Team Lineups

Reading

1 Federici
24 Cummings
5 Pearce
17 Gorkss19"
23 Harte
19 Robson-Kanu
26 Mullins
8 Leigertwood
11 McAnuff
33 Roberts
10 Hunt
Substitutes
12 McCarthy
6 Gunnarsson
7 Tabb
9 Le Fondre52"
18 Church

Crystal Palace

1 Speroni
36 De Silva
5 McCarthy
30 McShane
21 Moxey
16 Zaha13"
7 Ambrose
10 Garvan
28 O'Keefe
4 Parr
17 Murray75"
Substitutes
34 Price
11 Scannell
25 Pedroza
38 Appiah
26 Parsons

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Reading

W L L D W L D L

Crystal Palace

L D D D W D W W
Head to Head
Crystal Palace
0-0
Reading 29-Oct-2011
Crystal Palace
3-3
Reading 26-Feb-2011
Reading
3-0
Crystal Palace 11-Sep-2010
Crystal Palace
1-3
Reading 17-Feb-2010
Reading
2-4
Crystal Palace 08-Dec-2009
Crystal Palace
0-0
Reading 21-Mar-2009

Live Text Commentary
90:39 +0.39
 

Wilfried Zaha gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jay Tabb. Adam Federici takes the direct free kick.

88:36
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Owen Garvan on Jay Tabb. Ian Harte restarts play with the free kick.

86:29
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Owen Garvan, clearance by Ian Harte.

84:28
Substitution
 

Brynjar Gunnarsson on for Hayden Mullins.

82:32
 

Adam Le Fondre is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Lewis Price takes the indirect free kick.

82:00
 

Dean Moxey produces a left-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that misses to the left of the target.

81:13
 

Corner taken left-footed by Owen Garvan, clearance by Alex Pearce.

80:02
 

Inswinging corner taken by Ian Harte from the right by-line played to the near post, Antonio Pedroza manages to make a clearance.

78:54
Substitution
 

Glenn Murray gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mikele Leigertwood. Free kick taken by Adam Federici. Mikele Leigertwood goes off and Jay Tabb comes on.

78:00
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Jobi McAnuff misses to the left of the goal.

75:34
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Glenn Murray from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Reading 2-2 Crystal Palace.

75:02
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Owen Garvan, clearance made by Mikele Leigertwood.

73:29
 

Foul by Jonathan Parr on Jobi McAnuff, free kick awarded. Adam Federici takes the direct free kick.

72:52
 

Ian Harte concedes a free kick for a foul on Wilfried Zaha. Free kick taken by Patrick McCarthy.

69:51
 

Kaspars Gorkss gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Glenn Murray. Owen Garvan takes the direct free kick.

65:51
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Wilfried Zaha goes wide of the left-hand upright.

65:07
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Wilfried Zaha by Ian Harte. Owen Garvan takes the free kick.

64:34
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Antonio Pedroza by Kaspars Gorkss. Free kick taken by Jonathan Parr.

60:25
Substitution
 

Antonio Pedroza on for Darren Ambrose.

59:19
 

Adam Le Fondre has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target.

58:08
 

Noel Hunt takes a shot. Save by Kyle De Silva.

56:43
 

Corner taken by Darren Ambrose from the right by-line to the near post, Noel Hunt manages to make a clearance.

55:13
 

Darren Ambrose gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jobi McAnuff. Ian Harte restarts play with the free kick.

52:49
Goal
 

Adam Le Fondre grabs a headed goal from close range. Reading 2-1 Crystal Palace.Assist by Noel Hunt.

52:25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Dean Moxey on Noel Hunt. Ian Harte restarts play with the free kick.

51:29
 

Mikele Leigertwood takes a shot. Lewis Price makes a save.

49:30
 

Adam Le Fondre takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.

49:05
 

Unfair challenge on Glenn Murray by Hayden Mullins results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Stuart O'Keefe.

46:24
 

Darren Ambrose takes a shot. Save by Adam Federici.

45:56 +0.56
 

Glenn Murray concedes a free kick for a foul on Kaspars Gorkss. Adam Federici takes the free kick.

45:31
 

Wilfried Zaha takes a shot. Save by Adam Federici.

45:01
Substitution
 

(Reading) makes a substitution, with Adam Le Fondre coming on for Hal Robson-Kanu.

44:21
Red card
 

Foul by Jason Roberts on Jonathan Parr, free kick awarded. Jason Roberts sent off. Lewis Price takes the direct free kick.

43:53
 

Glenn Murray takes a shot.

42:30
 

Noel Hunt takes a shot. Lewis Price makes a save.

41:46
 

Handball decision goes against Noel Hunt. Free kick taken by Lewis Price.

37:57
 

Ian Harte takes a outswinging corner.

34:26
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kaspars Gorkss on Glenn Murray. Darren Ambrose takes the free kick.

31:51
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Patrick McCarthy by Noel Hunt. Free kick taken by Lewis Price.

30:34
Substitution
 

Paul McShane goes off and Matthew Parsons comes on.

24:04
Substitution
 

Lewis Price on for Julian Speroni.

20:54
 

Inswinging corner taken by Ian Harte.

19:30
Goal
 

Kaspars Gorkss scores a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Reading 1-1 Crystal Palace.

18:55
 

Corner taken left-footed by Ian Harte, clearance made by Paul McShane.

18:11
 

Kyle De Silva challenges Hal Robson-Kanu unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Hayden Mullins.

16:22
 

Patrick McCarthy challenges Jason Roberts unfairly and gives away a free kick. Strike on goal comes in from Ian Harte from the free kick, Julian Speroni makes a comfortable save.

14:48
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Jobi McAnuff.

13:18
Goal
 

Wilfried Zaha scores a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Reading 0-1 Crystal Palace.Assist by Glenn Murray.

11:07
 

Hal Robson-Kanu has a headed effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

10:17
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jason Roberts by Stuart O'Keefe. Direct free kick taken by Mikele Leigertwood.

7:28
 

The referee blows for offside against Jason Roberts. Julian Speroni takes the indirect free kick.

6:55
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Ian Harte, clearance by Patrick McCarthy.

4:54
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jason Roberts by Stuart O'Keefe. Ian Harte produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.

4:24
 

Shaun Cummings fouled by Glenn Murray, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Adam Federici.

3:11
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Parr by Mikele Leigertwood. Stuart O'Keefe restarts play with the free kick.

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2 Watford 39 32 72
3 Middlesbrough 39 29 72
4 Norwich 39 33 70
5 Derby 39 26 67
6 Ipswich 39 16 67
7 Brentford 39 12 66
8 Wolverhampton 39 11 65
9 Nottm Forest 39 8 57
10 Blackburn 39 1 54

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