• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 12 April 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Bramall Lane
0 - 2
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Bellamy 20"

Emmanuel-Thomas 70"

Sheffield United vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Sheffield United

1 Simonsen
3 Nosworthy
23 Collins
21 Lowry
20 Mattock
38 Riise
8 Doyle
34 Lowton
28 Quinn
7 Henderson
10 Bogdanovic
Substitutes
13 Aksalu
4 Montgomery
19 Tonne
22 Kozluk
24 McAllister
37 Bent
40 Maguire

Cardiff City

43 Bywater
14 Quinn
12 Keinan
2 McNaughton
3 Naylor
11 Burke
20 Olofinjana
10 McPhail
7 Whittingham
39 Bellamy20"
9 Bothroyd
Substitutes
22 Heaton
4 Rae
6 Gyepes
19 Koumas
23 Blake
25 Emmanuel-Thomas70"
27 Matthews

Possession Stats

38%
62%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Sheffield United

L L L W W D L D

Cardiff City

D W L W L W D W
Head to Head
Cardiff
1-1
Sheff Utd 08-Aug-2010
Cardiff
1-1
Sheff Utd 24-Mar-2010
Sheff Utd
3-4
Cardiff 24-Oct-2009
Cardiff
0-3
Sheff Utd 22-Mar-2009
Sheff Utd
0-0
Cardiff 30-Aug-2008
Cardiff
1-0
Sheff Utd 22-Dec-2007

Live Text Commentary
93:34 +3.34
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michael Doyle by Jay Bothroyd. Direct free kick taken by Steve Simonsen.

92:37 +2.37
 

Stephen Quinn takes a shot. Save by Stephen Bywater.

92:17 +2.17
 

Bjorn Helge Riise delivers the ball, clearance made by Dekel Keinan.

90:25 +0.25
 

The official flags Marcus Bent offside. Indirect free kick taken by Stephen Bywater.

89:28
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Matthew Lowton goes over the bar.

89:03
 

Corner taken by Bjorn Helge Riise played to the near post, Seyi Olofinjana manages to make a clearance.

87:10
 

The ball is delivered by Bjorn Helge Riise, Marcus Bent takes a shot. Stephen Bywater makes a save.

86:38
 

Jay Emmanuel-Thomas takes a shot from inside the box clearing the bar.

86:10
 

A cross is delivered by Michael Doyle.

85:09
 

Foul by Seyi Olofinjana on Matthew Lowton, free kick awarded. Stephen Quinn crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance by Kevin McNaughton.

83:26
 

Daniel Bogdanovic produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.

83:21
 

Darcy Blake sends in a cross.

81:36
 

The ball is delivered by Bjorn Helge Riise.

80:01
 

Craig Bellamy challenges Stephen Quinn unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Steve Simonsen.

78:34
 

Unfair challenge on Craig Bellamy by Shane Lowry results in a free kick. Dekel Keinan restarts play with the free kick.

77:05
Substitution
 

Marcus Bent is brought on as a substitute for Darius Henderson.

76:47
 

Effort by Daniel Bogdanovic from a long way out goes over the target.

76:32
 

Stephen Quinn sends in a cross, clearance made by Seyi Olofinjana.

74:57
 

Michael Doyle challenges Chris Burke unfairly and gives away a free kick. Stephen Bywater takes the direct free kick.

73:53
 

Daniel Bogdanovic sends in a cross, Stephen Bywater makes a save.

73:42
 

The ball is delivered by Daniel Bogdanovic, Seyi Olofinjana makes a clearance.

73:01
 

Matthew Lowton sends in a cross, Stephen Bywater makes a save.

70:33
Goal
 

Jay Emmanuel-Thomas scores a headed goal from close in. Sheff Utd 0-2 Cardiff.Assist by Chris Burke.

69:45
 

Matthew Lowton sends in a cross.

68:51
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Stephen Quinn.

68:41
 

Matthew Lowton produces a cross, Jay Emmanuel-Thomas gets a block in.

66:03
 

Nick Montgomery delivers the ball, Close range headed effort by Darius Henderson clears the crossbar.

65:52
 

Corner taken short by Matthew Lowton.

65:43
 

Bjorn Helge Riise takes a shot. Kevin McNaughton gets a block in.

65:05
 

Corner taken by Chris Burke, Header from deep inside the area by Dekel Keinan goes over the bar.

64:55
 

Jay Emmanuel-Thomas takes a shot. Harry Maguire gets a block in.

64:22
Yellow card
 

Matthew Lowton receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Free kick awarded for a foul by Matthew Lowton on Jay Bothroyd. Kevin McNaughton takes the free kick.

63:52
 

Corner taken by Bjorn Helge Riise, save made by Stephen Bywater.

58:37
 

The ball is delivered by Stephen Quinn, clearance by Kevin McNaughton.

57:41
 

Matthew Lowton produces a left-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the bar.

57:31
 

The ball is swung over by Stephen Quinn, clearance made by Darcy Blake.

57:13
 

Chris Burke crosses the ball, Neill Collins makes a clearance.

55:17
 

Shane Lowry crosses the ball, clearance by Darcy Blake.

54:42
 

Nick Montgomery fouled by Peter Whittingham, the ref awards a free kick. Shane Lowry restarts play with the free kick.

52:53
 

The offside flag is raised against Bjorn Helge Riise. Stephen Bywater takes the free kick.

51:49
 

The offside flag is raised against Daniel Bogdanovic. Darcy Blake takes the free kick.

50:59
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Stephen Quinn, Matthew Lowton takes a shot. Save made by Stephen Bywater.

49:44
 

Shot from outside the box by Seyi Olofinjana misses to the left of the goal.

49:26
 

Chris Burke delivers the ball, Neill Collins makes a clearance.

49:04
 

Corner taken by Chris Burke played to the near post, clearance by Nick Montgomery.

46:28 +1.28
 

The ball is crossed by Jay Bothroyd, Effort from inside the area by Craig Bellamy misses to the right of the goal.

47:54
Substitution
 

Harry Maguire comes on in place of Joe Mattock.

46:16 +1.16
 

The ball is sent over by Joe Mattock, Lee Naylor manages to make a clearance.

46:11 +1.11
 

The ball is crossed by Bjorn Helge Riise, Kevin McNaughton makes a clearance.

47:17
Substitution
 

Jay Emmanuel-Thomas comes on in place of Stephen McPhail. Darius Henderson has a headed effort at goal from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

46:37
 

Unfair challenge on Nick Montgomery by Craig Bellamy results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Shane Lowry.

45:56 +0.56
 

Bjorn Helge Riise crosses the ball, clearance by Seyi Olofinjana.

45:43 +0.43
 

Short corner taken by Bjorn Helge Riise from the left by-line.

45:35 +0.35
 

Stephen Quinn crosses the ball, Paul Quinn gets a block in.

45:38
 

The ball is swung over by Bjorn Helge Riise.

45:01
Substitution
 

Nyron Nosworthy leaves the field to be replaced by Nick Montgomery. Darcy Blake comes on in place of Lee Naylor.

43:36
 

The ball is swung over by Daniel Bogdanovic, Paul Quinn manages to make a clearance.

43:28
 

The ball is crossed by Stephen Quinn.

42:34
 

Stephen Quinn crosses the ball, save by Stephen Bywater.

39:01
 

Centre by Craig Bellamy.

37:42
 

Peter Whittingham produces a cross, Effort on goal by Chris Burke from just inside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the target.

37:16
 

Michael Doyle produces a cross, save by Stephen Bywater.

34:18
 

Lee Naylor takes a shot. Blocked by Neill Collins.

33:50
 

The ball is swung over by Daniel Bogdanovic, Kevin McNaughton makes a clearance.

33:14
 

Stephen Quinn delivers the ball, clearance made by Dekel Keinan.

32:45
 

Shot by Joe Mattock from 20 yards. Blocked by Jay Bothroyd.

31:00
 

Darius Henderson challenges Kevin McNaughton unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Bywater.

27:01
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Peter Whittingham, Seyi Olofinjana takes a shot. Steve Simonsen makes a save.

26:49
 

Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Save by Steve Simonsen.

26:14
 

Joe Mattock sends in a cross.

24:57
 

Centre by Peter Whittingham, Neill Collins makes a clearance.

24:44
 

Joe Mattock produces a cross, save by Stephen Bywater.

23:17
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dekel Keinan by Shane Lowry. Free kick taken by Stephen Bywater.

22:50
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Darius Henderson by Dekel Keinan. Michael Doyle restarts play with the free kick.

22:07
 

Outswinging corner taken by Chris Burke.

20:16
Goal
 

Craig Bellamy scores a goal from just inside the area to the top right corner of the goal. Sheff Utd 0-1 Cardiff.Peter Whittingham provided the assist for the goal.

19:32
 

Bjorn Helge Riise produces a cross.

17:58
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Chris Burke played to the near post, Jay Bothroyd has a header from deep inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

17:31
 

Corner taken right-footed by Chris Burke from the right by-line to the near post, Jay Bothroyd takes a shot. Blocked by Nyron Nosworthy.

17:18
 

Centre by Peter Whittingham, Chris Burke takes a shot. Blocked by Joe Mattock.

16:43
 

Peter Whittingham delivers the ball, clearance made by Neill Collins.

15:54
 

The official flags Bjorn Helge Riise offside. Free kick taken by Stephen Bywater.

15:35
 

Bjorn Helge Riise takes a shot. Blocked by Dekel Keinan.

14:54
 

Shot by Seyi Olofinjana from 25 yards. Steve Simonsen makes a save.

14:28
 

The ball is delivered by Stephen Quinn, Kevin McNaughton manages to make a clearance.

13:09
 

Stephen Quinn fouled by Kevin McNaughton, the ref awards a free kick. Bjorn Helge Riise crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, Dekel Keinan manages to make a clearance.

10:39
 

Lee Naylor gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stephen Quinn. Steve Simonsen restarts play with the free kick.

10:18
 

Craig Bellamy takes a shot. Save made by Steve Simonsen.

10:13
 

Paul Quinn produces a cross.

7:07
 

Chris Burke delivers the ball, clearance by Shane Lowry.

6:57
 

Chris Burke crosses the ball, Matthew Lowton makes a clearance.

6:10
 

Lee Naylor concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephen Quinn. Nyron Nosworthy takes the direct free kick.

4:59
 

Stephen Quinn decides to take a short corner.

3:48
 

Peter Whittingham sends in a cross, Shane Lowry manages to make a clearance.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 39 42 73
2 Watford 39 32 72
3 Middlesbrough 39 29 72
4 Norwich 39 33 70
5 Derby 39 26 67
6 Ipswich 39 16 67
7 Brentford 39 12 66
8 Wolverhampton 39 11 65
9 Nottm Forest 39 8 57
10 Blackburn 39 1 54

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