• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 01 October 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium

Reading vs Middlesbrough


Team Lineups

Reading

1 Federici
24 Cummings
5 Pearce
17 Gorkss
16 Mills
19 Robson-Kanu
7 Tabb
8 Leigertwood
11 McAnuff
9 Le Fondre
18 Church
Substitutes
12 McCarthy
4 Karacan
10 Hunt
22 Manset
23 Harte

Middlesbrough

13 Ikeme
14 Williams
4 Bates
6 McManus
29 McMahon
17 Robson
10 Bailey
38 Haroun
2 Hoyte
9 Emnes
7 McDonald
Substitutes
5 Zemmama
8 Thomson
18 Arca
22 Martin
26 Nimely

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Reading

D D D L L L L W

Middlesbrough

W W W L D W W L


Live Text Commentary
89:57
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Noel Hunt on Rhys Williams. Free kick crossed by Tony McMahon, Adam Federici makes a save. Inswinging corner taken by Barry Robson from the right by-line, Adam Federici makes a clearance.

89:01
 

Julio Arca takes a shot. Save made by Adam Federici.

86:57
 

Jobi McAnuff takes the inswinging corner, Barry Robson makes a clearance.

85:24
 

Corner taken by Barry Robson.

82:47
 

Barry Robson has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box striking the post. The official flags Alex Nimely offside. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

81:04
Substitution
 

Marvin Emnes takes a shot. (Reading) makes a substitution, with Noel Hunt coming on for Simon Church. Adam Federici makes a save.

79:11
Substitution
 

Scott McDonald leaves the field to be replaced by Alex Nimely.

76:39
 

Kevin Thomson takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.

75:00
 

Rhys Williams is ruled offside. Adam Federici restarts play with the free kick.

72:57
Substitution
 

Jobi McAnuff takes a corner. Mathieu Manset joins the action as a substitute, replacing Hal Robson-Kanu.

72:02
 

Joseph Mills takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by Barry Robson.

70:01
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Hal Robson-Kanu on Tony McMahon. Tony McMahon restarts play with the free kick.

69:12
 

Scott McDonald produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

68:27
 

The official flags Simon Church offside. Free kick taken by Stephen McManus.

66:46
 

Stephen McManus challenges Simon Church unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Joseph Mills.

65:33
 

Foul by Joseph Mills on Barry Robson, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Tony McMahon.

64:04
Substitution
 

Inswinging corner taken by Jobi McAnuff from the right by-line. Julio Arca on for Justin Hoyte.

63:02
 

Handball by Joseph Mills. Nicky Bailey restarts play with the free kick.

60:02
 

The official flags Justin Hoyte offside. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Federici.

57:17
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Adam Le Fondre by Tony McMahon results in a free kick. Joseph Mills restarts play with the free kick. The referee books Tony McMahon for unsporting behaviour. Kevin Thomson is brought on as a substitute for Faris Haroun.

56:27
 

Marvin Emnes fouled by Jay Tabb, the ref awards a free kick. Barry Robson takes the indirect free kick.

54:03
 

Joseph Mills fouled by Barry Robson, the ref awards a free kick. Adam Federici takes the free kick.

50:25
 

Corner taken left-footed by Joseph Mills from the right by-line, Faris Haroun manages to make a clearance.

49:25
 

Tony McMahon fouled by Hal Robson-Kanu, the ref awards a free kick. Matthew Bates takes the free kick.

48:31
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Tony McMahon, Rhys Williams produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.

46:23
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Rhys Williams. Adam Federici restarts play with the free kick.

43:53
 

Mikele Leigertwood gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Scott McDonald. Shot on goal comes in from Tony McMahon from the free kick, Corner taken right-footed by Tony McMahon to the near post, Adam Federici makes a clearance. Mikele Leigertwood manages to make a clearance.

40:42
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Barry Robson on Joseph Mills. Adam Federici restarts play with the free kick.

40:03
 

Marvin Emnes takes a shot. Save by Adam Federici.

38:33
 

Justin Hoyte crosses the ball.

36:34
 

Jay Tabb challenges Carl Ikeme unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Carl Ikeme.

32:43
 

Corner taken right-footed by Jobi McAnuff from the left by-line, Shot on goal by Adam Le Fondre from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

31:28
 

Unfair challenge on Justin Hoyte by Mikele Leigertwood results in a free kick. Tony McMahon crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, Kaspars Gorkss makes a clearance. Corner taken by Tony McMahon from the left by-line played to the near post, save made by Adam Federici.

30:46
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mikele Leigertwood on Rhys Williams. Rhys Williams restarts play with the free kick.

29:00
 

Corner taken right-footed by Stephen McManus, Adam Federici makes a save.

25:34
 

Scott McDonald takes a shot. Adam Federici makes a save. Marvin Emnes takes a shot. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Barry Robson from the right by-line, clearance made by Alex Pearce. Corner taken right-footed by Tony McMahon. Adam Federici makes a save. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Joseph Mills by Marvin Emnes. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Federici.

24:08
 

Close range headed effort by Jay Tabb goes wide of the left-hand post.

21:25
 

Barry Robson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jay Tabb. Free kick taken by Jay Tabb.

19:36
 

Mikele Leigertwood challenges Rhys Williams unfairly and gives away a free kick. Rhys Williams restarts play with the free kick.

18:40
 

Foul by Shaun Cummings on Marvin Emnes, free kick awarded. Nicky Bailey restarts play with the free kick.

17:12
 

Shot from just outside the box by Simon Church misses to the right of the goal.

16:31
 

The ball is swung over by Mikele Leigertwood.

15:16
 

The referee blows for offside. Adam Federici takes the direct free kick.

13:55
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Barry Robson.

10:37
 

Barry Robson fouled by Joseph Mills, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Barry Robson, Adam Le Fondre manages to make a clearance.

7:36
 

Headed effort from inside the area by Simon Church misses to the left of the target.

5:52
 

Hal Robson-Kanu takes a shot. Save by Carl Ikeme.

4:26
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Scott McDonald goes wide right of the target.

3:21
 

Inswinging corner taken by Jobi McAnuff.

2:47
 

Marvin Emnes is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Joseph Mills takes the free kick.

1:54
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Jobi McAnuff, Rhys Williams manages to make a clearance.

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

Full Sky Bet Championship Table