• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 21 December 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium
Reading

Reading

Pogrebnyak 67"

1 - 2
Wigan Athletic

Wigan Athletic

McCann 9"

Powell 11"

Reading vs Wigan Athletic


Team Lineups

Reading

21 McCarthy
2 Gunter
5 Pearce
17 Gorkss
24 Cummings
10 Drenthe
20 Guthrie
23 Williams
11 McAnuff
7 Pogrebnyak67"
14 Sharp
Substitutes
1 Federici
3 Kelly
9 Le Fondre
12 McCleary
16 Akpan
22 Blackman
37 Obita

Wigan Athletic

26 Al Habsi
24 Perch
25 Barnett
6 Rogne
15 McManaman
8 Watson
16 McArthur
7 McCann9"
22 Beausejour
19 Powell11"
11 McClean
Substitutes
3 Crainey
4 Shotton
9 Holt
13 Nicholls
14 Gomez
21 Ramis
31 Keane

Possession Stats

51%
49%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Reading

L L W L D D D W

Wigan Athletic

D L L D L W L L
Head to Head
Wigan
3-1
Reading 08-May-2005
Reading
1-1
Wigan 27-Nov-2004
Wigan
0-2
Reading 06-Dec-2003
Reading
1-0
Wigan 08-Nov-2003


Live Text Commentary
96:02 +6.02
 

Clearance by Stephen Crainey.

94:56 +4.56
 

Garath McCleary concedes a free kick for a foul on Jordi Gomez.

94:39 +4.39
 

Chris Gunter restarts play with the free kick.

94:25 +4.25
 

James McClean challenges Jobi McAnuff unfairly and gives away a free kick.

94:18 +4.18
 

Ben Watson makes a clearance.

94:05 +4.05
 

Garath McCleary produces a cross.

93:02 +3.02
 

Billy Sharp challenges Thomas Rogne unfairly and gives away a free kick.

92:25 +2.25
 

Adam Le Fondre takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Leon Barnett.

Full time
 

The game is over, as the referee blows the whistle.

91:45 +1.45
 

Shot by James McClean. Kaspars Gorkss gets a block in.

91:02 +1.02
 

Thomas Rogne restarts play with the free kick.

90:29 +0.29
 

Foul by Jordan Obita on James Perch, free kick awarded.

89:30
 

Garath McCleary takes a shot. Chris McCann gets a block in.

88:57
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against James McClean.

88:23
 

Stephen Crainey takes the free kick.

88:03
 

Unfair challenge on Jordi Gomez by Adam Le Fondre results in a free kick.

87:19
 

Shot by Chris McCann cleared the bar.

86:25
 

Garath McCleary produces a cross.

85:50
 

Clearance by Leon Barnett.

85:27
 

Thomas Rogne makes a clearance.

84:42
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak takes a shot. Ali Al Habsi parries the effort to safety.

84:34
 

The ball is swung over by Garath McCleary.

82:36
 

Jobi McAnuff has an effort at goal. Ben Watson gets a block in.

82:30
 

The ball is crossed by Pavel Pogrebnyak.

81:59
 

Stephen Crainey makes a clearance.

81:57
 

Corner taken by Danny Guthrie.

81:02
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jobi McAnuff by Jordi Gomez.

80:14
 

Shot from the free kick by Danny Guthrie went wide of the left-hand post.

78:21
 

Stephen Crainey concedes a free kick for a foul on Pavel Pogrebnyak.

77:51
 

Free kick taken by Danny Guthrie.

77:50
 

Jobi McAnuff restarts play with the free kick.

77:40
 

Adam Le Fondre fouled by Chris McCann, the ref awards a free kick.

76:39
 

James McClean is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour.

76:10
 

James McClean gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jordan Obita.

75:53
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ben Watson on Pavel Pogrebnyak.

75:20
 

Alex McCarthy takes the free kick.

73:36
 

Ben Watson is cautioned.

73:17
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Ben Watson.

72:13
 

Adam Le Fondre gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris McCann.

71:44
Substitution
 

Royston Drenthe goes off and Adam Le Fondre comes on.

70:42
 

James McClean produces a cross.

69:44
Substitution
 

Stephen Crainey joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jean Beausejour.

69:20
 

The ball is sent over by Ben Watson.

67:50
 

James McArthur concedes a free kick for a foul on Pavel Pogrebnyak.

66:56
 

Corner taken by Danny Guthrie.

65:09
 

Garath McCleary crosses the ball.

63:14
 

Clearance made by Chris McCann.

63:13
 

Royston Drenthe delivers the ball.

61:44
 

Jordi Gomez decides to take a short corner.

60:27
 

Jordi Gomez takes a shot. A parry by Alex McCarthy prevents the goal.

59:58
 

Handball decision goes against Will Keane.

58:59
Substitution
 

Alex Pearce goes off and Garath McCleary comes on.

58:10
 

Danny Guthrie takes the free kick.

57:35
 

Jean Beausejour gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Billy Sharp.

56:52
 

Jordi Gomez takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Danny Guthrie.

56:28
 

Jobi McAnuff crosses the ball.

56:08
 

Shot by Billy Sharp. Ali Al Habsi parries the ball but the danger is not over.

55:29
 

Shot by James McArthur went wide right of the post.

53:24
 

The offside flag is raised against Pavel Pogrebnyak.

52:49
Goal
 

Penalty missed by Billy Sharp.

51:56
 

Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Gunter by Chris McCann.

50:04
 

Clearance by Daniel Williams.

49:13
 

Jordi Gomez fouled by Danny Guthrie, the ref awards a free kick.

48:26
 

Jordan Obita gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James McClean.

48:18
 

Danny Guthrie restarts play with the free kick.

47:20
 

James McArthur gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Pavel Pogrebnyak.

47:11
Substitution
 

Jordi Gomez joins the action as a substitute, replacing Callum McManaman.

47:04
Substitution
 

Will Keane on for Nick Powell.

46:52
 

Chris McCann sends in a cross.

46:17
 

The ball is sent over by James McClean.

45:55
 

Thomas Rogne takes the free kick.

45:25 +0.25
 

Leon Barnett makes a clearance.

45:40
 

Kaspars Gorkss challenges Will Keane unfairly and gives away a free kick.

Half time
 

The referee calls an end to the first half.

45:19
 

Billy Sharp produces a cross.

45:04
 

Clearance by Leon Barnett.

45:01
Substitution
 

Jordan Obita joins the action as a substitute, replacing Shaun Cummings.

44:28
 

Centre by Shaun Cummings.

41:56
 

Short corner taken by Ben Watson from the left by-line.

41:25
 

Callum McManaman takes a shot. Chris Gunter gets a block in.

40:55
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

38:59
 

Royston Drenthe shoots direct from the free kick and clears the bar.

38:19
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jean Beausejour on Chris Gunter.

37:56
 

Jobi McAnuff has an effort at goal. James Perch gets a block in.

37:25
 

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

37:24
 

The ball is crossed by James McClean.

36:48
 

Clearance made by Ben Watson.

36:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by James Perch on Royston Drenthe.

34:38
 

Chris Gunter takes a shot. Chris McCann gets a block in.

34:33
 

Free kick crossed by Danny Guthrie.

34:00
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by James McClean on Danny Guthrie.

32:02
 

Billy Sharp takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Jean Beausejour gets a block in.

30:52
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak takes the chance to get an effort at goal. A parry by Ali Al Habsi prevents the goal.

29:27
 

The ball is sent over by Alex Pearce.

29:17
 

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

28:35
 

Leon Barnett manages to make a clearance.

27:26
 

Clearance made by Kaspars Gorkss.

25:53
 

Free kick taken by Shaun Cummings.

25:40
 

Callum McManaman concedes a free kick for a foul on Shaun Cummings.

23:53
 

Leon Barnett manages to make a clearance.

22:50
 

James McClean sends in a cross.

21:43
 

Ben Watson makes a clearance.

21:24
 

Free kick crossed by Danny Guthrie.

20:50
 

Thomas Rogne challenges Pavel Pogrebnyak unfairly and gives away a free kick.

17:28
 

Thomas Rogne makes a clearance.

15:39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ben Watson by Danny Guthrie.

14:57
 

Leon Barnett makes a clearance.

14:22
 

Jobi McAnuff makes a clearance.

11:38
Goal
 

Nick Powell scores with a right foot finish. Reading 0-2 Wigan.Assist on the goal came from Thomas Rogne.

10:59
 

The ball is sent over by Jobi McAnuff.

10:28
 

Leon Barnett manages to make a clearance.

9:49
Goal
 

Chris McCann scores a left footed goal. Reading 0-1 Wigan.The assist for the goal came from James McClean.

9:40
 

James McClean has an effort at goal. Chris Gunter gets a block in.

8:55
 

Jean Beausejour makes a clearance.

6:50
 

Clearance by Alex Pearce.

5:10
 

Jean Beausejour takes a shot and missed to the right of the target.

2:20
 

Chris Gunter makes a clearance.

1:51
 

Clearance made by Alex Pearce.

1:45
 

Ali Al Habsi takes the free kick.

1:23
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jean Beausejour by Royston Drenthe.

:58
 

Clearance made by Thomas Rogne.

Kick off
 

The game gets underway.

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