• Capital One Cup
  • Date: Tue 24 August 2010
  • Kick-off: 20:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium
Reading

Reading

Mills 15"

Mills 112"

Robson-Kanu 61"

3 - 3
Northampton Town

Northampton Town

Mills 120" (OG)

Holt 19"

Thornton 63"

Reading vs Northampton Town


Team Lineups

Reading

21 Hamer
22 Kelly
26 Pearce
5 Mills15"112"120"
3 Williams
17 Antonio
4 Karacan
20 Howard
19 Robson-Kanu61"
10 Hunt
18 Church
Substitutes
1 Federici
6 Gunnarsson
8 Sigurdsson
9 Long
11 McAnuff
14 Kebe
25 Taylor

Northampton Town

26 Jansson
2 Rodgers
11 Holt19"
6 Beckwith
3 Hall
15 Herbert
4 Thornton63"
8 Osman
12 Wedderburn
10 Purcell
16 Mckay
Substitutes
13 Walker
9 Guinan
17 Jacobs
19 Konstantinou
20 Harris
21 Slowe
22 Death

Possession Stats

43%
57%

Form Guide - Capital One Cup

Reading

D W W L L W W L

Northampton Town

D D L W L L W L

Live Text Commentary
124:52 +4.52
Goal
 

Michael Jacobs crosses the ball. Own goal by Matt Mills. Reading 3-3 Northampton.

123:48 +3.48
Yellow card
 

Alex Konstantinou fouled by Marcus Williams, the ref awards a free kick. Booking for Marcus Williams. Kevin Thornton takes the free kick.

123:33 +3.33
 

Caution for Steve Guinan.

126:44
 

Penalty scored by Abdul Osman. Reading 2-4 Northampton on penalties.

126:04
 

Penalty taken by Jake Taylor is saved by Oscar Jansson.

125:48
 

Michael Jacobs scores a penalty. Reading 2-3 Northampton on penalties.

125:05
 

Penalty scored by Hal Robson-Kanu. Reading 2-2 Northampton on penalties.

122:31 +2.31
 

Effort from inside the penalty area by Brian Howard hits the post.

124:24
 

Penalty scored by Kevin Thornton. Reading 1-2 Northampton on penalties.

123:58
 

Shane Long scores a penalty. Reading 1-1 Northampton on penalties.

123:35
 

Penalty scored by Steve Guinan. Reading 0-1 Northampton on penalties.

121:33 +1.33
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Alex Konstantinou. Ben Hamer takes the free kick.

120:05
 

A save by Oscar Jansson from penalty by Hal Robson-Kanu.

120:05
 

A save by Oscar Jansson from penalty by Simon Church.

119:20
 

Jimmy Kebe concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Holt. Oscar Jansson takes the free kick.

118:08
 

The offside flag is raised against Shane Long. Oscar Jansson restarts play with the free kick.

111:48
Goal
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Brian Howard from the left by-line, Matt Mills grabs a headed goal from close range. Reading 3-2 Northampton.Brian Howard provided the assist for the goal.

110:24
 

The offside flag is raised against Steve Guinan. Ben Hamer takes the indirect free kick.

108:53
Substitution
 

Tadhg Purcell leaves the field to be replaced by Alex Konstantinou.

107:09
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marcus Williams by Tadhg Purcell. Tadhg Purcell receives a yellow card. Alex Pearce takes the free kick.

106:29
 

Steve Guinan takes a shot. Ben Hamer makes a comfortable save.

105:13
 

Corner taken by Brian Howard from the left by-line, Dean Beckwith makes a clearance.

104:33
 

Michael Jacobs is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Ben Hamer takes the free kick.

103:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andrew Holt by Shane Long. Oscar Jansson takes the direct free kick.

102:33
 

Tadhg Purcell takes a shot. Ben Hamer makes a save.

100:34
 

Hal Robson-Kanu takes a shot. Oscar Jansson makes a comfortable save.

99:18
 

Michael Jacobs takes a shot. Save made by Ben Hamer.

96:44
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andrew Holt by Shane Long. Free kick taken by Dean Beckwith.

95:37
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Brian Howard, Alex Pearce takes a shot. Save made by Oscar Jansson.

94:53
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Brian Howard by Abdul Osman. Free kick taken by Brian Howard.

92:08 +2.08
 

Steve Guinan is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Ben Hamer takes the indirect free kick.

93:19
Substitution
 

Shane Long replaces Noel Hunt.

91:29 +1.29
 

Outswinging corner taken by Kevin Thornton from the left by-line, Matt Mills makes a clearance.

90:43 +0.43
 

Steve Guinan challenges Marcus Williams unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Alex Pearce.

90:53
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michael Jacobs by Jake Taylor. Marcus Hall restarts play with the free kick.

89:53
 

Paul Rodgers fouled by Marcus Williams, the ref awards a free kick. Paul Rodgers takes the free kick.

87:06
 

Kevin Thornton takes a shot. Save by Ben Hamer.

87:06
 

Kevin Thornton takes a shot. Save by Ben Hamer.

85:14
 

Outswinging corner taken by Kevin Thornton from the left by-line played to the near post, Ben Hamer makes a save.

84:35
 

Dean Beckwith is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Ben Hamer takes the indirect free kick.

84:11
 

Jimmy Kebe gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marcus Hall. Marcus Hall takes the free kick.

81:40
Substitution
 

Tadhg Purcell is caught offside. Billy Mckay goes off and Steve Guinan comes on. Free kick taken by Ben Hamer.

72:29
 

Simon Church has a headed effort at goal from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

71:52
 

Jimmy Kebe takes a shot. Oscar Jansson makes a save.

71:06
 

Unfair challenge on Alex Pearce by Tadhg Purcell results in a free kick. Ben Hamer takes the free kick.

69:50
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathaniel Wedderburn by Jimmy Kebe. Marcus Hall takes the free kick.

68:15
 

Corner taken by Brian Howard, Alex Pearce has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the target.

66:27
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrew Holt on Jimmy Kebe. Free kick taken by Ben Hamer.

63:18
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Kevin Thornton from close range low into the middle of the goal. Reading 2-2 Northampton.

61:50
Substitution
 

Billy Mckay leaves the field to be replaced by Michael Jacobs. Brian Howard takes the outswinging corner, Alex Pearce concedes a free kick for a foul on Dean Beckwith. Free kick taken by Oscar Jansson.

61:50
Substitution
 

(Northampton) makes a substitution, with Michael Jacobs coming on for Courtney Herbert. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Brian Howard played to the near post, free kick awarded for a foul by Alex Pearce on Dean Beckwith. Oscar Jansson takes the free kick.

61:05
Goal
 

Noel Hunt takes a shot. Save by Oscar Jansson. Hal Robson-Kanu gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Reading 2-1 Northampton.Noel Hunt provided the assist for the goal.

55:38
 

Effort on goal by Billy Mckay from inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

53:44
 

Tadhg Purcell takes a shot. Save made by Ben Hamer.

52:35
 

Shot from just outside the area by Jem Karacan goes over the bar.

51:35
Yellow card
 

Billy Mckay booked.

51:09
 

Jem Karacan has shot on goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

50:00
Substitution
 

Julian Kelly goes off and Jake Taylor comes on.

48:30
 

Corner taken by Abdul Osman, Header from close range by Courtney Herbert misses to the right of the goal.

46:49 +1.49
 

Corner taken by Brian Howard, Matt Mills has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

46:11 +1.11
 

Marcus Hall concedes a free kick for a foul on Michail Antonio. Free kick taken by Brian Howard.

46:41
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nathaniel Wedderburn on Jem Karacan. Brian Howard restarts play with the free kick.

45:19
 

Brian Howard takes the inswinging corner, Andrew Holt makes a clearance.

45:01
Substitution
 

Michail Antonio goes off and Jimmy Kebe comes on.

43:44
 

Abdul Osman gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michail Antonio. Free kick taken by Matt Mills.

41:59
 

Foul by Brian Howard on Nathaniel Wedderburn, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Abdul Osman.

38:03
 

Shot from just outside the box by Kevin Thornton goes over the crossbar.

34:54
 

Simon Church has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

29:13
 

The referee gives a free kick against Brian Howard for handball. Direct free kick taken by Oscar Jansson.

28:53
 

Brian Howard takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance by Nathaniel Wedderburn.

25:00
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Dean Beckwith on Simon Church. Shot comes in from Brian Howard from the free kick,

23:50
Yellow card
 

Brian Howard concedes a free kick for a foul on Courtney Herbert. Brian Howard is booked. Free kick crossed left-footed by Billy Mckay from right channel, save made by Ben Hamer.

22:54
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Billy Mckay by Matt Mills results in a free kick. Matt Mills is shown a yellow card. Marcus Hall takes the direct free kick.

22:54
 

Foul by Matt Mills on Billy Mckay, free kick awarded. Matt Mills is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Marcus Hall takes the free kick.

21:45
 

Shot by Tadhg Purcell from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.

18:51
Goal
 

Corner taken by Nathaniel Wedderburn from the right by-line to the near post, Andrew Holt scores a goal from deep inside the penalty box low into the middle of the goal. Reading 1-1 Northampton.

17:41
 

Hal Robson-Kanu produces a left-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that misses to the left of the goal.

15:42
Goal
 

Matt Mills grabs a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Reading 1-0 Northampton.The assist for the goal came from Brian Howard.

15:42
Goal
 

Matt Mills grabs a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Reading 1-0 Northampton.The assist for the goal came from Brian Howard.

14:02
 

Abdul Osman is penalised for a handball. Brian Howard takes the direct free kick.

14:02
 

Abdul Osman handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Brian Howard takes the free kick.

8:44
 

Corner taken by Nathaniel Wedderburn played to the near post.

8:07
 

Nathaniel Wedderburn takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Noel Hunt.

6:10
 

Simon Church fouled by Dean Beckwith, the ref awards a free kick. Brian Howard restarts play with the free kick.

5:05
 

The referee blows for offside against Tadhg Purcell. Matt Mills restarts play with the free kick.

4:12
 

Andrew Holt fouled by Michail Antonio, the ref awards a free kick. Oscar Jansson takes the free kick.

2:37
 

Corner from right by-line crossed in by Kevin Thornton, Jem Karacan makes a clearance. Courtney Herbert takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, save by Ben Hamer.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to begin the match.

Half time
 

The first half comes to an end.

Half time
 

The first half comes to an end.

:0
 

The whistle goes for the end of normal time.

:0
 

The second half of extra time begins.

:0
 

The match is going to penalties.

:0
 

The referee calls the first player forward to start the penalty shoot-out.