• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 07 August 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium

Reading vs Scunthorpe United


Team Lineups

Reading

1 Federici
2 Griffin
5 Mills
26 Pearce
3 Williams
14 Kebe
8 Sigurdsson25"
6 Gunnarsson
4 Karacan
11 McAnuff
9 Long
Substitutes
21 Hamer
7 Tabb
17 Antonio
19 Robson-Kanu
20 Howard
18 Church
23 Rasiak

Scunthorpe United

1 Murphy
21 Nolan
5 Jones59"
15 Mirfin
3 McNulty
11 Thompson8"
16 Wright
4 Togwell
8 O'Connor
9 Dagnall
14 Forte
Substitutes
13 Slocombe
2 Wright
12 Raynes
25 Canavan
7 Woolford
18 Collins
17 Grant

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Reading

D D D L L L L W

Scunthorpe United

W L W D L L D D


Live Text Commentary
96:51 +6.51
 

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

96:26 +6.26
 

Josh Wright takes a short corner.

96:01 +6.01
 

Unfair challenge on Martyn Woolford by Jay Tabb results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Josh Wright.

94:54 +4.54
 

The offside flag is raised against Simon Church. Joe Murphy takes the free kick.

94:10 +4.1
Yellow card
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Garry Thompson. Free kick taken by Adam Federici. Garry Thompson receives a yellow card for dissent.

93:31 +3.31
 

Effort from just outside the box by Gylfi Sigurdsson goes over the bar.

89:17
 

Shane Long delivers the ball, Michael Raynes makes a clearance.

88:20
Substitution
 

(Scunthorpe) makes a substitution, with Andrew Wright coming on for Michael O'Connor.

88:02
 

Jimmy Kebe delivers the ball, Simon Church takes a shot. Save made by Joe Murphy.

87:20
 

The ball is crossed by Shane Long, Joe Murphy makes a comfortable save.

86:31
 

Jonathan Forte challenges Jay Tabb unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jay Tabb restarts play with the free kick.

86:01
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Gylfi Sigurdsson from the right by-line, clearance made by Rob Jones.

85:42
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jay Tabb by Sam Togwell. Free kick taken by Jay Tabb.

85:18
 

Effort on goal by Garry Thompson from just inside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the target.

84:43
 

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

84:13
 

Shot from just outside the penalty box by Josh Wright misses to the left of the target.

82:52
 

Shot from long range by Jay Tabb misses to the right of the goal. Joe Murphy goes into the referee's book for time wasting.

81:05
 

Jimmy Kebe delivers the ball, save made by Joe Murphy.

79:43
 

Shot on goal by Jonathan Forte from just inside the area goes over the target.

78:59
 

Shot by Gylfi Sigurdsson from outside the box goes over the net.

77:03
 

Martyn Woolford has an effort at goal from 20 yards. Save by Adam Federici.

74:46
 

Simon Church takes a shot. Save by Joe Murphy.

74:12
Substitution
 

Michail Antonio comes on in place of Jobi McAnuff.

72:50
Substitution
 

Chris Dagnall leaves the field to be replaced by Martyn Woolford.

71:20
 

Jobi McAnuff fouled by Rob Jones, the ref awards a free kick. Gylfi Sigurdsson produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

69:54
Substitution
 

Simon Church on for Jem Karacan.

67:22
 

Shot by Jimmy Kebe from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

66:40
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Gylfi Sigurdsson from the right by-line, clearance made by Michael Raynes.

65:46
 

Inswinging corner taken by Jobi McAnuff, Rob Jones makes a clearance.

64:39
 

The ball is sent over by Shane Long, save by Joe Murphy.

58:58
Goal
 

Outswinging corner taken by Michael O'Connor, Rob Jones finds the net with a headed goal from inside the box. Reading 1-2 Scunthorpe.Michael O'Connor provided the assist for the goal.

58:05
Substitution
 

The ball is delivered by Jem Karacan, clearance by Michael Raynes. Effort on goal by Brynjar Gunnarsson from outside the area goes harmlessly over the bar. Jay Tabb joins the action as a substitute, replacing Brynjar Gunnarsson.

55:54
 

Jobi McAnuff takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Michael O'Connor. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Gylfi Sigurdsson. Inswinging corner taken by Michael O'Connor from the left by-line.

55:07
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Gylfi Sigurdsson from the left by-line to the near post, Jim McNulty manages to make a clearance.

53:56
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Gylfi Sigurdsson.

53:34
 

The ball is sent over by Garry Thompson.

48:48
Substitution
 

The ball is swung over by Jimmy Kebe, clearance by Rob Jones. Corner taken by Brynjar Gunnarsson, Michael Raynes replaces David Mirfin. Alex Pearce takes a shot. Joe Murphy makes a comfortable save.

47:00
 

Eddie Nolan concedes a free kick for a foul on Shane Long. Gylfi Sigurdsson crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance made by Michael O'Connor.

45:03 +0.03
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Shane Long on Michael O'Connor. Joe Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

40:28
 

Shot by Garry Thompson from 25 yards. Adam Federici makes a comfortable save.

37:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jobi McAnuff by Eddie Nolan. Adam Federici takes the direct free kick.

35:46
 

Rob Jones concedes a free kick for a foul on Shane Long. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Gylfi Sigurdsson from left channel, Eddie Nolan makes a clearance.

34:20
 

Unfair challenge on Jonathan Forte by Matt Mills results in a free kick. Michael O'Connor has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

31:14
 

Jonathan Forte takes a shot. Save by Adam Federici.

30:33
 

Foul by Jobi McAnuff on Eddie Nolan, free kick awarded. Joe Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

29:25
 

Effort from just outside the area by Josh Wright goes over the bar.

27:49
 

Effort from the edge of the penalty area by Jobi McAnuff goes wide of the left-hand post.

27:17
 

Michael O'Connor produces a cross.

25:43
Goal
 

Gylfi Sigurdsson gets on the score sheet with a goal from outside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Reading 1-1 Scunthorpe.Assist on the goal came from Jobi McAnuff.

24:00
 

Jem Karacan takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.

21:48
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Jimmy Kebe. Joe Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

21:19
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jonathan Forte. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Federici.

19:19
 

Outswinging corner taken by Josh Wright from the right by-line, Adam Federici makes a comfortable save.

17:40
 

Brynjar Gunnarsson fouled by Michael O'Connor, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Gylfi Sigurdsson, clearance by Rob Jones.

17:09
 

Sam Togwell concedes a free kick for a foul on Jem Karacan. Direct free kick taken by Alex Pearce.

14:16
 

Alex Pearce fouled by Garry Thompson, the ref awards a free kick. Adam Federici takes the direct free kick.

13:17
 

Corner taken right-footed by Gylfi Sigurdsson from the left by-line, Alex Pearce has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal.

11:47
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Garry Thompson. Adam Federici takes the free kick.

11:11
 

Jimmy Kebe is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Joe Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

8:26
Goal
 

Garry Thompson finds the back of the net with a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Reading 0-1 Scunthorpe.Assist by Jonathan Forte.

7:15
 

Jobi McAnuff produces a cross, Header from deep inside the penalty area by Jem Karacan goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

5:40
 

Header on goal by Jimmy Kebe from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

4:42
 

Centre by Jimmy Kebe.

3:48
 

Jonathan Forte concedes a free kick for a foul on Andy Griffin. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

2:34
 

Jimmy Kebe takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.

1:22
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Gylfi Sigurdsson, David Mirfin manages to make a clearance.

Kick off
 

The match begins.

Half time
 

The referee blows for half time.

Full time
 

The final whistle goes and the game is over.

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

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