• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Fri 06 April 2012
  • Kick-off: 14:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium
Reading

Reading

Le Fondre 83"

Le Fondre 89"

2 - 0

Reading vs Leeds United


Team Lineups

Reading

1 Federici
24 Cummings
5 Pearce
17 Gorkss
23 Harte
14 Kebe
4 Karacan
8 Leigertwood
11 McAnuff
33 Roberts
10 Hunt
Substitutes
12 McCarthy
9 Le Fondre83"89"
18 Church
19 Robson-Kanu
26 Mullins

Leeds United

1 Lonergan
26 Bromby
4 Bruce
22 Lees
33 Robinson
23 Snodgrass
8 Brown
29 Thompson
16 Pugh
44 McCormack
10 Becchio
Substitutes
6 Rogers
9 Paynter
18 Forssell
25 Webber
31 Taylor

Possession Stats

51%
49%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Reading

D D D L L L L W

Leeds United

D L L L L L W D
Head to Head
Leeds
0-1
Reading 17-Dec-2011
Leeds
0-0
Reading 22-Apr-2011
Reading
0-0
Leeds 27-Nov-2010
Leeds
1-1
Reading 15-Apr-2006
Reading
1-1
Leeds 29-Oct-2005
Leeds
3-1
Reading 12-Feb-2005


Live Text Commentary
97:04 +7.04
 

Michael Brown is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Adam Federici takes the free kick.

96:37 +6.37
 

Mikele Leigertwood gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Brown. Free kick crossed right-footed by Tom Lees, Alex Pearce manages to make a clearance.

95:49 +5.49
Substitution
 

Hayden Mullins on for Hal Robson-Kanu.

94:34 +4.34
 

Centre by Jimmy Kebe, clearance made by Leigh Bromby.

89:36 +0.36
Goal
 

Jason Roberts produces a cross, A goal is scored by Adam Le Fondre from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Reading 2-0 Leeds.Assist by Jason Roberts.

89:04
 

Jimmy Kebe takes a short corner.

88:52
 

Mikele Leigertwood takes a shot. Save by Andy Lonergan.

86:43
Substitution
 

Jason Roberts concedes a free kick for a foul on Alex Bruce. Mikael Forssell replaces Luciano Becchio. Direct free kick taken by Andy Lonergan.

86:00
 

Jason Roberts takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.

84:28
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alex Pearce by Luciano Becchio. Robbie Rogers on for Ross McCormack. (Leeds) makes a substitution, with Danny Webber coming on for Robert Snodgrass. Adam Federici takes the direct free kick.

83:08
Goal
 

The ball is crossed by Jimmy Kebe. Adam Le Fondre grabs a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Reading 1-0 Leeds.Assist on the goal came from Hal Robson-Kanu.

81:55
 

Jobi McAnuff takes a shot. Blocked by Alex Bruce. The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Andy Lonergan.

81:01
 

The ball is crossed by Hal Robson-Kanu, Leigh Bromby makes a clearance. Mikele Leigertwood has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.

77:53
 

The ball is swung over by Hal Robson-Kanu.

77:30
 

The ball is delivered by Jobi McAnuff, Alex Pearce takes a shot. Leigh Bromby makes a clearance.

77:16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ross McCormack on Jobi McAnuff. Mikele Leigertwood takes the direct free kick.

77:08
 

The ball is swung over by Shaun Cummings, clearance made by Tom Lees.

75:48
 

Mikele Leigertwood challenges Robert Snodgrass unfairly and gives away a free kick. Strike comes in from Ross McCormack from the free kick, save by Adam Federici.

74:46
 

Luciano Becchio fouled by Ian Harte, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Tom Lees.

74:05
 

Ian Harte takes a outswinging corner.

73:58
 

The ball is crossed by Shaun Cummings, clearance by Alex Bruce.

72:30
 

Robert Snodgrass takes a shot. Save by Adam Federici.

70:15
 

Ross McCormack produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that misses to the left of the target.

69:06
 

Ian Harte sends in a cross.

68:23
Substitution
 

Noel Hunt leaves the field to be replaced by Adam Le Fondre.

67:52
 

Inswinging corner taken by Ian Harte, clearance made by Paul Robinson.

67:44
 

The ball is swung over by Jimmy Kebe, blocked by Paul Robinson.

65:47
 

The ball is sent over by Mikele Leigertwood, Leigh Bromby fouled by Alex Pearce, the ref awards a free kick. Andy Lonergan takes the direct free kick.

65:12
 

The referee gives a free kick against Michael Brown for handball. Free kick crossed left-footed by Ian Harte, save made by Andy Lonergan.

65:00
 

The ball is crossed by Jimmy Kebe, Michael Brown gets a block in.

64:41
 

Ian Harte takes a short corner.

64:25
 

Short corner worked by Mikele Leigertwood, The ball is crossed by Jobi McAnuff, clearance by Tom Lees.

64:17
 

Corner taken by Ian Harte from the right by-line, save by Andy Lonergan.

62:25
 

Centre by Jimmy Kebe, Paul Robinson gets a block in.

60:26
 

Mikele Leigertwood crosses the ball, save by Andy Lonergan.

60:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Luciano Becchio on Alex Pearce. Free kick taken by Alex Pearce.

58:18
 

Alex Bruce concedes a free kick for a foul on Jason Roberts. The ball is delivered by Ian Harte, Close range headed effort by Alex Pearce clears the crossbar.

56:41
 

Foul by Danny Pugh on Jobi McAnuff, free kick awarded. Danny Pugh is cautioned. Free kick crossed left-footed by Ian Harte from left wing, save by Andy Lonergan.

55:32
 

The referee blows for offside against Jason Roberts. Andy Lonergan takes the indirect free kick.

54:13
 

Unfair challenge on Michael Brown by Noel Hunt results in a free kick. Paul Robinson takes the direct free kick.

53:49
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Danny Pugh by Mikele Leigertwood. Alex Bruce takes the free kick.

53:36
 

Ian Harte produces a cross, clearance by Paul Robinson.

53:06
 

Outswinging corner taken by Ian Harte from the left by-line played to the near post, Paul Robinson manages to make a clearance.

52:52
 

Luciano Becchio goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

52:44
 

The ball is sent over by Jason Roberts, clearance made by Danny Pugh.

48:05 +3.05
 

Ian Harte takes a corner.

50:41
 

Paul Robinson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jimmy Kebe. Paul Robinson receives a caution. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Ian Harte, clearance by Robert Snodgrass.

47:59 +2.59
 

Jimmy Kebe crosses the ball, Michael Brown makes a clearance.

47:27 +2.27
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Shaun Cummings by Luciano Becchio. Adam Federici restarts play with the free kick.

49:18
 

The ball is delivered by Jimmy Kebe.

48:17
 

Outswinging corner taken by Ian Harte, Luciano Becchio makes a clearance.

48:11
 

The ball is swung over by Hal Robson-Kanu, Tom Lees gets a block in.

46:21 +1.21
 

Jason Roberts challenges Danny Pugh unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Andy Lonergan.

47:40
 

Centre by Hal Robson-Kanu, clearance by Paul Robinson.

46:14 +1.14
 

The ball is crossed by Jimmy Kebe, Tom Lees makes a clearance.

46:38
 

Corner taken by Robert Snodgrass from the right by-line, clearance by Kaspars Gorkss. Shot from inside the area by Ross McCormack clears the bar.

45:29 +0.29
 

Jimmy Kebe crosses the ball, blocked by Paul Robinson.

45:09
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kaspars Gorkss on Luciano Becchio. Robert Snodgrass produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save made by Adam Federici.

44:51
 

A cross is delivered by Robert Snodgrass.

42:42
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jobi McAnuff on Alex Bruce. Robert Snodgrass produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.

41:50
 

Alex Pearce concedes a free kick for a foul on Luciano Becchio. Free kick crossed left-footed by Robert Snodgrass, Kaspars Gorkss makes a clearance.

39:38
Substitution
 

Hal Robson-Kanu replaces Jem Karacan.

34:42
 

The offside flag is raised against Jason Roberts. Andy Lonergan takes the free kick.

32:40
 

Short corner worked by Kaspars Gorkss.

32:12
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Ian Harte from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Danny Pugh.

32:04
 

Jason Roberts delivers the ball, blocked by Leigh Bromby.

31:18
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Jobi McAnuff goes wide of the right-hand upright.

30:35
 

Jobi McAnuff produces a cross, Robert Snodgrass makes a clearance.

27:32
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Luciano Becchio by Kaspars Gorkss. Direct free kick taken by Robert Snodgrass.

27:05
 

Ross McCormack produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the goal.

24:55
 

Noel Hunt challenges Andy Lonergan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Andy Lonergan.

21:28
 

Unfair challenge on Danny Pugh by Jason Roberts results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Andy Lonergan.

20:06
 

Short corner worked by Mikele Leigertwood. Ian Harte takes a shot. Save by Andy Lonergan.

19:37
 

Corner taken left-footed by Ian Harte, Luciano Becchio manages to make a clearance.

19:32
 

Noel Hunt produces a cross, Leigh Bromby gets a block in.

19:15
 

A cross is delivered by Ian Harte.

18:14
 

Michael Brown challenges Noel Hunt unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ian Harte takes the direct free kick.

17:36
 

A cross is delivered by Jason Roberts, clearance made by Tom Lees. Ian Harte produces a right-footed shot from long range that goes harmlessly over the bar.

15:25
 

Foul by Jobi McAnuff on Michael Brown, free kick awarded. Andy Lonergan takes the free kick.

14:22
 

Mikele Leigertwood has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses left.

14:12
 

Jobi McAnuff crosses the ball, clearance by Luciano Becchio.

13:38
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Ian Harte, Paul Robinson manages to make a clearance.

11:46
Red card
 

Zac Thompson challenges Jobi McAnuff unfairly and gives away a free kick. Zac Thompson receives a red card. Free kick crossed left-footed by Ian Harte, Danny Pugh manages to make a clearance.

11:18
 

Corner taken by Jobi McAnuff from the left by-line, Alex Bruce manages to make a clearance.

11:06
 

The ball is delivered by Jobi McAnuff, Tom Lees gets a block in.

7:25
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Ian Harte, Kaspars Gorkss has a header from deep inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

7:14
 

The ball is sent over by Shaun Cummings, Leigh Bromby makes a clearance.

3:35
 

Luciano Becchio challenges Kaspars Gorkss unfairly and gives away a free kick. Adam Federici restarts play with the free kick.

2:45
 

Noel Hunt takes a shot. Andy Lonergan makes a comfortable save.

:50
 

Foul by Leigh Bromby on Jobi McAnuff, free kick awarded. The ball is delivered by Ian Harte, Header from deep inside the penalty area by Noel Hunt goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

:21
 

Foul by Michael Brown on Jem Karacan, free kick awarded. Alex Pearce takes the direct free kick.

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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