• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 22 April 2014
  • Kick-off: 20:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium
Reading

Reading

Le Fondre 8"

Friend 13" (OG)

2 - 0

Reading vs Middlesbrough


Team Lineups

Reading

21 McCarthy
2 Gunter
15 Morrison
5 Pearce
37 Obita
12 McCleary
23 Williams
20 Guthrie
11 McAnuff
9 Le Fondre8"
19 Robson-Kanu
Substitutes
1 Federici
7 Pogrebnyak
8 Leigertwood
10 Drenthe
16 Akpan
24 Cummings
35 Hector

Middlesbrough

13 Konstantopoulos
8 Varga
25 Omeruo
22 Gibson
3 Friend13"
27 Adomah
18 Whitehead
24 Chalobah
11 Ledesma
9 Graham
14 Williams
Substitutes
1 Steele
6 Butterfield
7 Leadbitter
10 Tomlin
23 Main
26 Ayala
39 Woodgate

Possession Stats

43%
57%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Reading

D D D L L L L W

Middlesbrough

L W L W W W L D
Head to Head
Middlesbrough
3-0
Reading 29-Dec-2013
Middlesbrough
0-2
Reading 25-Feb-2012
Reading
0-0
Middlesbrough 01-Oct-2011
Reading
5-2
Middlesbrough 05-Mar-2011
Middlesbrough
3-1
Reading 18-Sep-2010
Middlesbrough
1-1
Reading 20-Mar-2010


Live Text Commentary
92:12 +2.12
 

Jordan Obita manages to make a clearance.

Full time
 

The final whistle goes and the game is over.

89:48
 

Shot by Chris Gunter cleared the target.

89:42
 

Garath McCleary takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.

89:18
 

Jordan Obita manages to make a clearance.

87:10
 

Lee Tomlin goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

84:24
 

Corner taken by Jordan Obita from the right by-line.

83:51
 

Albert Adomah makes a clearance.

83:48
 

Garath McCleary takes the chance to get an effort at goal. George Friend gets a block in.

83:05
 

Grant Leadbitter restarts play with the free kick.

82:43
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Alex Pearce on Danny Graham.

82:14
 

Corner taken by Garath McCleary from the left by-line.

81:50
 

Jobi McAnuff produces a cross.

80:12
 

Luke Williams takes a shot.

77:57
 

Free kick crossed by Garath McCleary.

77:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Pavel Pogrebnyak by Kenneth Omeruo.

76:45
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Danny Graham on Sean Morrison.

76:09
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

73:05
 

Header by Adam Le Fondre against the bar.

71:08
 

George Friend challenges Pavel Pogrebnyak unfairly and gives away a free kick.

69:55
 

Alex Pearce manages to make a clearance.

68:56
 

Jordan Obita crosses the ball in from the free kick.

68:19
 

George Friend challenges Pavel Pogrebnyak unfairly and gives away a free kick.

67:28
 

Clearance by Kenneth Omeruo.

66:54
 

Grant Leadbitter takes the free kick.

66:16
 

Foul by Jobi McAnuff on Lee Tomlin, free kick awarded.

64:45
 

Albert Adomah takes a shot and missed to the right of the net.

64:10
 

Jordan Obita manages to make a clearance.

63:56
Substitution
 

Lee Tomlin replaces Emmanuel Ledesma.

62:24
 

Header at goal by Adam Le Fondre. Dimitrios Konstantopoulos makes a block.

61:19
 

Corner taken by Garath McCleary from the left by-line.

60:32
 

Garath McCleary has an effort at goal. Blocked by Grant Leadbitter.

59:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Pavel Pogrebnyak by Jozsef Varga.

59:10
 

Dimitrios Konstantopoulos manages to make a clearance.

55:56
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

55:08
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by George Friend on Pavel Pogrebnyak.

54:16
 

The ball is sent over by Adam Le Fondre.

52:09
 

Clearance by Daniel Williams.

48:44 +3.44
 

Nathaniel Chalobah restarts play with the free kick.

48:14 +3.14
 

Danny Guthrie gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nathaniel Chalobah.

50:40
 

Emmanuel Ledesma concedes a free kick for a foul on Jobi McAnuff.

50:02
 

Foul by Alex Pearce on Danny Graham, free kick awarded.

49:22
Substitution
 

Danny Guthrie leaves the field to be replaced by Hope Akpan.

Half time
 

The half-time whistle blows.

45:22 +0.22
 

The ball is sent over by Albert Adomah.

45:11
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

45:01
Substitution
 

Nathaniel Chalobah goes off and Grant Leadbitter comes on.

44:42
 

Clearance by Chris Gunter.

42:35
 

Sean Morrison gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luke Williams.

42:31
 

Clearance by Kenneth Omeruo.

40:40
 

Jozsef Varga concedes a free kick for a foul on Jobi McAnuff.

40:32
 

Shot by Emmanuel Ledesma. Parried by Alex McCarthy back into danger.

40:04
 

George Friend produces a cross.

38:31
 

Emmanuel Ledesma takes a shot and went wide right of the net.

36:58
 

Emmanuel Ledesma takes a shot. Alex McCarthy parries the ball away.

36:17
 

Alex Pearce manages to make a clearance.

35:51
 

Jobi McAnuff challenges Jozsef Varga unfairly and gives away a free kick.

35:49
 

The ball is swung over by Adam Le Fondre.

35:07
 

Ben Gibson makes a clearance.

33:53
 

Corner taken by Jordan Obita from the right by-line.

32:42
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Dean Whitehead on Pavel Pogrebnyak.

31:39
 

Header at goal by Sean Morrison goes over the frame of the goal.

31:11
 

Corner taken by Jordan Obita.

30:10
 

Dimitrios Konstantopoulos takes the free kick.

29:45
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Alex Pearce on Kenneth Omeruo.

29:45
 

Kenneth Omeruo manages to make a clearance.

28:30
Substitution
 

Hal Robson-Kanu goes off and Pavel Pogrebnyak comes on.

28:24
 

Foul by Nathaniel Chalobah on Adam Le Fondre, free kick awarded.

23:08
 

Centre by Garath McCleary.

21:19
 

Danny Guthrie manages to make a clearance.

20:26
 

Clearance by Chris Gunter.

19:41
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

16:46
 

Dimitrios Konstantopoulos restarts play with the free kick.

16:25
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Garath McCleary.

14:32
 

Kenneth Omeruo makes a clearance.

13:29
 

Free kick crossed by Jordan Obita.

12:52
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Gunter by George Friend.

12:26
 

Foul by Dean Whitehead on Hal Robson-Kanu, free kick awarded.

11:59
 

Shot by Danny Graham went wide left of the target.

11:41
 

Kenneth Omeruo makes a clearance.

11:00
 

Nathaniel Chalobah makes a clearance.

10:29
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Danny Guthrie.

10:06
 

Shot by Jobi McAnuff. Blocked by Kenneth Omeruo.

8:47
Goal
 

Adam Le Fondre scores with their right foot. Reading 1-0 Middlesbrough.Assist on the goal came from Garath McCleary.

8:41
 

Jordan Obita delivers the ball.

4:40
 

Daniel Williams fouled by Emmanuel Ledesma, the ref awards a free kick.

4:28
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

3:47
 

Alex Pearce takes the free kick.

3:40
 

Unfair challenge on Sean Morrison by Danny Graham results in a free kick.

3:04
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Adam Le Fondre.

2:04
 

Daniel Williams has an effort at goal. A parry by Dimitrios Konstantopoulos prevents the goal.

1:29
 

Dean Whitehead restarts play with the free kick.

1:12
 

Danny Guthrie gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luke Williams.

:26
 

Luke Williams takes a shot. Blocked by Chris Gunter.

Kick off
 

The game gets underway.

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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