• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 06 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 20:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium

Reading vs Portsmouth


Team Lineups

Reading

1 Federici
24 Cummings
5 Pearce
17 Gorkss
23 Harte
11 McAnuff
8 Leigertwood
4 Karacan
19 Robson-Kanu
10 Hunt
33 Roberts
Substitutes
31 Andersen
7 Tabb
9 Le Fondre
18 Church
41 Cywka

Portsmouth

13 Henderson
4 Mokoena
3 Rocha
5 Pearce
15 Halford
2 Ward
8 Mullins
20 Thorne
19 Norris
16 Allan
11 Varney
Substitutes
1 Ashdown
9 Futacs
14 Etuhu
18 Kitson
31 Webster

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Reading

L L L W L D D D

Portsmouth

L D D L W W L L
Head to Head
Portsmouth
1-0
Reading 16-Aug-2011
Reading
2-0
Portsmouth 02-Apr-2011
Portsmouth
1-1
Reading 14-Aug-2010
Portsmouth
3-0
Reading 21-Apr-2003
Reading
0-0
Portsmouth 07-Dec-2002
Reading
0-1
Portsmouth 21-Feb-1998


Live Text Commentary
93:14 +3.14
 

Tomasz Cywka gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joel Ward. Stephen Henderson takes the free kick.

91:08 +1.08
Substitution
 

Tomasz Cywka replaces Jobi McAnuff.

88:08
 

Ian Harte sends in a cross, Greg Halford makes a clearance.

85:41
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Joel Ward from the left by-line, save by Adam Federici.

84:57
 

Joel Ward has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal.

83:38
Substitution
 

Marko Futacs joins the action as a substitute, replacing Scott Allan.

83:19
 

Effort on goal by Scott Allan from long distance goes over the crossbar.

81:42
 

Corner taken short by Ian Harte, Close range headed effort by Adam Le Fondre goes wide of the left-hand post.

81:13
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ian Harte by George Thorne. Ian Harte takes the direct free kick.

80:09
 

Kaspars Gorkss fouled by Luke Varney, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Adam Federici.

79:43
 

Ricardo Rocha fouled by Adam Le Fondre, the ref awards a free kick. Stephen Henderson restarts play with the free kick.

78:30
Substitution
 

Dave Kitson on for David Norris.

73:37
 

Shot from just outside the box by Scott Allan goes over the crossbar.

70:56
 

Shot from close range by Adam Le Fondre misses to the right of the target.

70:10
 

Greg Halford concedes a free kick for a foul on Jobi McAnuff. Shaun Cummings restarts play with the free kick.

68:44
Substitution
 

(Reading) makes a substitution, with Adam Le Fondre coming on for Hal Robson-Kanu.

67:48
 

Shot from long range by Scott Allan misses to the right of the goal.

61:21
 

Scott Allan fouled by Jem Karacan, the ref awards a free kick. David Norris takes the direct free kick.

54:40
 

Greg Halford gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jobi McAnuff. Ian Harte takes the free kick.

50:05
 

The ball is swung over by Joel Ward.

49:13
 

Alex Pearce fouled by Luke Varney, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

48:05
 

Ian Harte delivers the ball, save made by Stephen Henderson.

47:04
 

Corner taken by Ian Harte from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by George Thorne.

45:19 +0.19
 

Mikele Leigertwood has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide left of the target.

38:18
 

Hal Robson-Kanu takes a shot. Save by Stephen Henderson.

37:46
 

George Thorne gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jem Karacan. Alex Pearce takes the direct free kick.

37:04
 

Shot by Jem Karacan from outside the box goes high over the target.

34:55
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David Norris by Mikele Leigertwood. Free kick taken by Stephen Henderson.

33:59
 

Foul by Jason Roberts on Ricardo Rocha, free kick awarded. Stephen Henderson takes the direct free kick.

32:34
 

Unfair challenge on Greg Halford by Jobi McAnuff results in a free kick. Stephen Henderson restarts play with the free kick.

31:17
 

The official flags Jason Roberts offside. Stephen Henderson takes the indirect free kick.

29:36
 

The ball is swung over by Joel Ward.

23:45
Goal
 

Noel Hunt scores a headed goal from close range. Reading 1-0 Portsmouth.Assist by Jason Roberts.

22:30
 

Corner taken left-footed by Ian Harte, Luke Varney manages to make a clearance.

21:40
 

Foul by Mikele Leigertwood on Hayden Mullins, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Stephen Henderson.

20:01
 

Ian Harte takes the inswinging corner, Jason Roberts concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephen Henderson. Stephen Henderson restarts play with the free kick.

17:23
 

George Thorne challenges Jem Karacan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Alex Pearce takes the free kick.

12:27
 

Aaron Mokoena fouled by Noel Hunt, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Henderson.

9:13
 

Greg Halford challenges Jobi McAnuff unfairly and gives away a free kick. Centre by Ian Harte, Header from close range by Kaspars Gorkss misses to the right of the goal.

5:55
 

Jobi McAnuff fouled by Greg Halford, the ref awards a free kick. Ian Harte delivers the ball, Alex Pearce has a header from close range and clears the crossbar.

1:47
 

Centre by Jobi McAnuff.

:45
 

David Norris fouled by Shaun Cummings, the ref awards a free kick. Stephen Henderson takes the direct free kick.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Ipswich 4 4 10
2 Brighton 4 3 10
3 Charlton 4 3 8
4 Milton Keynes Dons 4 3 7
5 Hull 4 2 7
6 QPR 4 1 7
7 Cardiff 4 2 6
8 Middlesbrough 4 2 5
9 Birmingham 3 1 5
10 Sheff Wed 4 1 5

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