• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 16 April 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium
Reading

Reading

Kebe 18"

McAnuff 20"

Hunt 66"

3 - 1

Reading vs Leicester City


Team Lineups

Reading

41 McCarthy
2 Griffin
5 Mills
15 Khizanishvili
23 Harte
14 Kebe18"
4 Karacan
8 Leigertwood
11 McAnuff20"
9 Long
45 Manset
Substitutes
1 Federici
7 Tabb
10 Hunt66"
17 Antonio
18 Church
19 Robson-Kanu
26 Pearce

Leicester City

1 Weale
16 Naughton
34 Bamba
12 Bruma
4 Van Aanholt
19 Wellens
8 Oakley
10 King78"
37 Vassell
24 Yakubu
39 Kamara
Substitutes
35 Pereira
5 Miguel Vitor
7 Gallagher
9 Howard
11 Dyer
15 Berner
22 Abe

Possession Stats

40%
60%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Reading

D D D L L L L W

Leicester City

W D L D W W W W
Head to Head
Leicester
1-2
Reading 28-Aug-2010
Leicester
1-2
Reading 24-Mar-2010
Reading
0-1
Leicester 26-Oct-2009
Leicester
1-1
Reading 25-Mar-2006
Reading
2-0
Leicester 28-Dec-2005
Reading
0-0
Leicester 26-Feb-2005


Live Text Commentary
92:39 +2.39
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Griffin on Richie Wellens. Chris Weale restarts play with the free kick.

91:35 +1.35
 

Jobi McAnuff takes a short corner.

91:03 +1.03
 

Noel Hunt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Matt Oakley. Chris Weale restarts play with the free kick.

89:57
Yellow card
 

Shane Long fouled by Jeffrey Bruma, the ref awards a free kick. Andy Griffin takes the free kick. Booking for Jeffrey Bruma for unsporting behaviour.

89:16
 

Mikele Leigertwood gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Richie Wellens. Matt Oakley takes the direct free kick.

88:44
 

Paul Gallagher delivers the ball, save by Alex McCarthy.

85:40
 

Shane Long produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

85:12
 

Paul Gallagher sends in a cross.

83:59
 

Centre by Paul Gallagher, Andy Griffin manages to make a clearance.

82:37
Substitution
 

Hal Robson-Kanu on for Jimmy Kebe.

80:01
 

Matt Oakley has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the target.

78:04
Goal
 

Andy King scores a goal from outside the box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Reading 3-1 Leicester.Assist by Ayegbeni Yakubu.

77:47
 

Jimmy Kebe sends in a cross, clearance by Angelo Miguel Vitor.

74:36
 

Header from close in by Ayegbeni Yakubu misses to the left of the goal.

74:03
 

Mikele Leigertwood challenges Steve Howard unfairly and gives away a free kick. Paul Gallagher takes the direct free kick.

73:20
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu takes a shot. Save by Alex McCarthy.

71:16
 

Unfair challenge on Jimmy Kebe by Patrick Van Aanholt results in a free kick. Free kick crossed by Ian Harte, save by Chris Weale.

70:16
Substitution
 

Steve Howard is brought on as a substitute for Diomansy Kamara.

69:21
 

The offside flag is raised against Noel Hunt. Free kick taken by Chris Weale.

68:55
 

Ayegbeni Yakubu takes a shot. Save by Alex McCarthy.

68:25
 

Paul Gallagher fouled by Mikele Leigertwood, the ref awards a free kick. Paul Gallagher takes the direct free kick.

66:44
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Noel Hunt from deep inside the penalty box low into the middle of the goal. Reading 3-0 Leicester.Shane Long provided the assist for the goal.

66:00
Substitution
 

Paul Gallagher on for Darius Vassell.

64:56
 

The offside flag is raised against Noel Hunt. Chris Weale restarts play with the free kick.

61:09
 

The offside flag is raised against Ayegbeni Yakubu. Alex McCarthy takes the indirect free kick.

60:22
 

Noel Hunt challenges Matt Oakley unfairly and gives away a free kick. Angelo Miguel Vitor takes the free kick.

58:55
 

Andy Griffin fouled by Patrick Van Aanholt, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Ian Harte, clearance by Jeffrey Bruma.

56:54
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ayegbeni Yakubu on Jem Karacan. Andy Griffin takes the direct free kick.

55:37
Substitution
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Noel Hunt. Angelo Miguel Vitor is brought on as a substitute for Souleymane Bamba. Chris Weale restarts play with the free kick.

55:18
 

Jem Karacan takes a shot. Chris Weale makes a save.

53:18
Substitution
 

Noel Hunt joins the action as a substitute, replacing Mathieu Manset.

52:37
 

Effort from inside the area by Jimmy Kebe misses to the right of the goal.

50:48
 

Close range effort by Jimmy Kebe clears the crossbar.

47:43
 

Effort on goal by Darius Vassell from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar.

46:13 +1.13
 

Corner taken right-footed by Diomansy Kamara, clearance by Matt Mills.

45:45 +0.45
 

The referee gives a free kick against Jimmy Kebe for handball. Free kick crossed right-footed by Diomansy Kamara, Mikele Leigertwood makes a clearance.

45:16
 

Richie Wellens concedes a free kick for a foul on Jobi McAnuff. Ian Harte takes the free kick.

45:05 +0.05
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Diomansy Kamara from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Matt Mills.

41:41
 

Patrick Van Aanholt takes the inswinging corner, Andy Griffin makes a clearance.

40:38
 

The official flags Diomansy Kamara offside. Indirect free kick taken by Alex McCarthy.

34:08
 

Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Ayegbeni Yakubu goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

32:06
 

Foul by Souleymane Bamba on Shane Long, free kick awarded. Ian Harte shoots direct from the free kick.

30:51
 

Darius Vassell fouled by Jem Karacan, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Richie Wellens.

26:39
 

A cross is delivered by Darius Vassell.

25:32
 

Andy King takes a shot. Save by Alex McCarthy.

24:37
 

Foul by Ayegbeni Yakubu on Matt Mills, free kick awarded. Alex McCarthy restarts play with the free kick.

23:49
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mathieu Manset on Souleymane Bamba. Free kick taken by Patrick Van Aanholt.

20:21
Goal
 

Goal scored by Jobi McAnuff from inside the box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Reading 2-0 Leicester.Assist on the goal came from Andy Griffin.

18:50
Goal
 

Jimmy Kebe scores a goal from close in to the top left corner of the goal. Reading 1-0 Leicester.The assist for the goal came from Shane Long.

17:35
Yellow card
 

Foul by Matt Oakley on Jimmy Kebe, free kick awarded. Matt Oakley booked. Ian Harte takes the direct free kick.

15:39
 

Kyle Naughton sends in a cross.

14:17
 

Effort from just outside the area by Ayegbeni Yakubu goes over the bar.

13:15
 

Foul by Souleymane Bamba on Mathieu Manset, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed left-footed by Ian Harte from right channel, clearance made by Jeffrey Bruma.

12:32
 

Richie Wellens fouled by Shane Long, the ref awards a free kick. Souleymane Bamba takes the direct free kick.

10:54
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Diomansy Kamara by Andy Griffin. Richie Wellens crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, save by Alex McCarthy.

7:24
 

Andy King fouled by Mikele Leigertwood, the ref awards a free kick. Matt Oakley restarts play with the free kick.

6:02
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Diomansy Kamara. Ian Harte takes the free kick.

5:19
 

Kyle Naughton takes a shot. Save by Alex McCarthy.

1:56
 

Shot by Diomansy Kamara from outside the box goes high over the crossbar.

:50
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Ian Harte, save by Chris Weale.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Birmingham 0 0 0
2 Blackburn 0 0 0
3 Bolton 0 0 0
4 Brentford 0 0 0
5 Brighton 0 0 0
6 Bristol City 0 0 0
7 Burnley 0 0 0
8 Cardiff 0 0 0
9 Charlton 0 0 0
10 Derby 0 0 0

Full Sky Bet Championship Table