• Sky Bet League One
  • Date: Sat 18 February 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Bramall Lane
Sheffield United

Sheffield United

Evans 41"

Evans 82"

2 - 1

Sheffield United vs Preston North End


Team Lineups

Sheffield United

1 Simonsen
2 Lowton
19 Maguire
15 Collins
3 Jean-Francois
11 Flynn
27 McDonald
8 Doyle
28 Quinn
17 Cresswell
9 Evans41"82"
Substitutes
25 Long
4 Montgomery
7 Hoskins
10 Beattie
14 Williamson

Preston North End

1 Stuckmann
42 Hunt
5 Robertson
15 Barton
17 Parry
13 Marrow
38 Procter
50 Brown
10 Nicholson
37 Holroyd
39 Cummins37"
Substitutes
25 Arestidou
3 McLaughlin
12 McLean
27 Douglas
34 Murphy

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League One

Sheffield United

D D L D L W W W

Preston North End

D W W D L W W W
Head to Head
Preston
2-4
Sheff Utd 19-Oct-2011
Sheff Utd
3-1
Preston 08-Apr-1989
Preston
2-0
Sheff Utd 31-Dec-1988
Preston
2-2
Sheff Utd 31-Jan-1984
Sheff Utd
1-1
Preston 10-Sep-1983
Preston
1-0
Sheff Utd 12-Apr-1983


Live Text Commentary
92:07 +2.07
 

Chris Robertson challenges James Beattie unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Quinn.

90:42 +0.42
 

Paul Parry challenges Ched Evans unfairly and gives away a free kick. Matthew Lowton takes the direct free kick.

90:04 +0.04
 

Lee Williamson sends in a cross, clearance made by Aaron Brown.

86:13
Substitution
 

Rhys Murphy comes on in place of Adam Barton.

82:02
Goal
 

Corner taken right-footed by Lee Williamson, Ched Evans scores a goal from deep inside the penalty box high into the middle of the goal. Sheff Utd 2-1 Preston.

80:17
Substitution
 

Chris Holroyd challenges Matthew Lowton unfairly and gives away a free kick. (Sheff Utd) makes a substitution, with James Beattie coming on for Richard Cresswell. Graham Cummins goes off and Jamie Douglas comes on. Lee Williamson crosses the ball, Ched Evans takes a shot. Chris Robertson manages to make a clearance. Matthew Lowton takes a shot. Thorsten Stuckmann makes a save.

79:52
 

A cross is delivered by Harry Maguire, Chris Robertson makes a clearance.

79:28
 

Ched Evans takes a shot. Blocked by Adam Barton.

79:18
 

Lecsinel Jean-Francois crosses the ball, Chris Holroyd manages to make a clearance.

77:10
 

Nick Montgomery delivers the ball, Aaron Brown makes a clearance.

76:47
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Richard Cresswell by Aaron Brown. Lee Williamson takes the free kick.

75:09
 

Neill Collins concedes a free kick for a foul on Graham Cummins. Free kick taken by Paul Parry.

74:22
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Steve Simonsen.

73:31
 

Nick Montgomery gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alex Marrow. Indirect free kick taken by Aaron Brown.

70:59
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Robertson by Ched Evans. Thorsten Stuckmann restarts play with the free kick.

68:16
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Nicky Hunt by Ched Evans results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Aaron Brown. Lee Williamson on for Ryan Flynn.

67:30
 

Adam Barton takes a shot. Neill Collins gets a block in.

66:54
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Quinn on Andrew Procter. Free kick taken by Nicky Hunt.

65:53
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Adam Barton goes wide left of the goal.

64:41
 

Matthew Lowton challenges Chris Holroyd unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Paul Parry.

62:32
 

Foul by Aaron Brown on Ched Evans, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Nick Montgomery.

61:12
 

Michael Doyle has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide right of the goal.

60:17
Substitution
 

Corner taken short by Stephen Quinn. Barry Nicholson leaves the field to be replaced by Conor McLaughlin.

60:09
 

The ball is delivered by Ched Evans, Aaron Brown gets a block in.

59:55
 

Matthew Lowton takes a shot. Chris Robertson gets a block in.

59:02
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Holroyd by Lecsinel Jean-Francois. Thorsten Stuckmann restarts play with the free kick.

57:44
 

Stephen Quinn sends in a cross, clearance by Chris Robertson.

55:48
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Barry Nicholson on Stephen Quinn. Stephen Quinn takes the direct free kick.

55:29
 

The ball is swung over by Nicky Hunt, clearance by Neill Collins.

54:28
 

Ched Evans gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andrew Procter. Thorsten Stuckmann takes the indirect free kick.

53:17
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adam Barton by Matthew Lowton. Paul Parry takes the indirect free kick.

51:34
 

Effort on goal by Ched Evans from just inside the penalty area goes over the target.

50:27
 

Centre by Ryan Flynn, clearance by Aaron Brown.

47:59 +2.59
 

A cross is delivered by Matthew Lowton, Header from close range by Ryan Flynn clears the bar.

49:25
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Holroyd by Michael Doyle. Aaron Brown takes the free kick.

46:49 +1.49
 

Stephen Quinn delivers the ball, Chris Robertson makes a clearance.

46:22 +1.22
 

Corner taken by Ryan Flynn from the right by-line to the near post, Alex Marrow makes a clearance.

46:07
 

The ball is sent over by Ched Evans, save made by Thorsten Stuckmann.

45:32 +0.32
 

The official flags Richard Cresswell offside. Indirect free kick taken by Thorsten Stuckmann.

45:11 +0.11
 

Andrew Procter gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Doyle. Indirect free kick taken by Neill Collins.

44:33
 

Effort on goal by Stephen Quinn from just outside the area goes harmlessly over the target.

42:58
Yellow card
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Chris Holroyd, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steve Simonsen by Graham Cummins. Free kick taken by Steve Simonsen. Graham Cummins receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

42:53
 

Chris Holroyd delivers the ball, blocked by Michael Doyle.

41:47
Goal
 

Ched Evans finds the back of the net with a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Sheff Utd 1-1 Preston.Assist by Ryan Flynn.

39:41
 

Barry Nicholson takes a shot. Steve Simonsen makes a save.

39:03
 

Nick Montgomery crosses the ball, Ryan Flynn produces a right-footed shot from close range that goes over the bar.

37:27
Goal
 

Graham Cummins finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the box. Sheff Utd 0-1 Preston.Assist by Nicky Hunt.

37:18
 

Centre by Paul Parry, clearance made by Neill Collins.

35:50
 

Nicky Hunt concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephen Quinn. Steve Simonsen restarts play with the free kick.

33:48
 

A cross is delivered by Matthew Lowton, save by Thorsten Stuckmann.

33:21
 

Richard Cresswell takes a shot. Thorsten Stuckmann makes a save.

31:13
 

Foul by Ryan Flynn on Paul Parry, free kick awarded. Paul Parry delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing.

30:59
 

The ball is swung over by Chris Holroyd, Ryan Flynn makes a clearance.

28:15
 

The ball is sent over by Nicky Hunt, Michael Doyle makes a clearance.

26:32
Goal
 

Penalty awarded for a foul by Aaron Brown on Ched Evans. Booking for Aaron Brown for unsporting behaviour. Placed penalty taken by Ched Evans saved by Thorsten Stuckmann. Sheff Utd 0-0 Preston.

25:28
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Paul Parry, free kick awarded for a foul by Graham Cummins on Steve Simonsen. Steve Simonsen takes the direct free kick.

25:22
 

The ball is delivered by Paul Parry, clearance by Lecsinel Jean-Francois.

23:44
Substitution
 

(Sheff Utd) makes a substitution, with Nick Montgomery coming on for Kevin McDonald.

23:04
 

The ball is delivered by Alex Marrow, Graham Cummins takes a shot. Steve Simonsen makes a save.

22:07
 

Lecsinel Jean-Francois takes a shot. Thorsten Stuckmann makes a save.

20:17
 

Ryan Flynn sends in a cross, Aaron Brown manages to make a clearance.

19:07
 

Foul by Chris Holroyd on Stephen Quinn, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Stephen Quinn.

16:50
 

Graham Cummins gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Harry Maguire. Steve Simonsen takes the free kick.

16:10
 

Foul by Michael Doyle on Alex Marrow, free kick awarded. Aaron Brown takes the indirect free kick.

15:53
 

The offside flag is raised against Andrew Procter. Kevin McDonald restarts play with the free kick.

14:51
 

Corner taken right-footed by Ryan Flynn from the right by-line, Header on goal by Lecsinel Jean-Francois from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

14:44
 

The ball is delivered by Ched Evans, blocked by Adam Barton.

12:33
 

Foul by Michael Doyle on Andrew Procter, free kick awarded. Barry Nicholson takes the free kick.

11:09
 

Unfair challenge on Harry Maguire by Adam Barton results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Harry Maguire.

8:55
 

The ball is sent over by Chris Holroyd.

6:23
 

Ryan Flynn produces a cross.

3:39
 

Lecsinel Jean-Francois produces a cross, save made by Thorsten Stuckmann.

1:48
Yellow card
 

Michael Doyle fouled by Alex Marrow, the ref awards a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Kevin McDonald. Alex Marrow receives a yellow card.

1:03
 

Alex Marrow concedes a free kick for a foul on Ryan Flynn. Free kick taken by Lecsinel Jean-Francois.

Sky Bet League One table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Walsall 5 8 13
2 Sheff Utd 5 4 12
3 Burton Albion 5 3 12
4 Gillingham 5 7 11
5 Rochdale 5 6 10
6 Chesterfield 5 3 10
7 Coventry 4 6 9
8 Swindon 5 2 8
9 Fleetwood Town 5 2 7
10 Oldham 5 1 7

Full Sky Bet League One Table