• Sky Bet League One
  • Date: Tue 16 August 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Bramall Lane
Sheffield United

Sheffield United

Lowton 58"

Williamson 67"

Cresswell 73" (P)

3 - 2
Walsall

Walsall

Hurst 45"

Grigg 50"

Sheffield United vs Walsall


Team Lineups

Sheffield United

1 Simonsen
2 Lowton58"
19 Maguire
15 Collins
3 Jean-Francois
7 Mendez-Laing
27 McDonald
4 Montgomery
28 Quinn
17 Cresswell73"
12 Slew
Substitutes
25 Long
8 Doyle
10 Bogdanovic
14 Williamson67"
24 Tonne

Walsall

1 Walker
2 Westlake
4 Butler
5 Lancashire
3 Sadler
18 Gnakpa
19 Peterlin
14 Taundry
11 Hurst45"
9 Grigg50"
10 Macken
Substitutes
21 Grof
6 Smith
8 Jarvis
12 Beevers
16 Nicholls

Possession Stats

48%
52%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League One

Sheffield United

D L L D D W W L

Walsall

D L L W L D D L
Head to Head
Sheff Utd
2-0
Walsall 31-Mar-1984
Walsall
1-2
Sheff Utd 06-Sep-1983
Sheff Utd
3-1
Walsall 19-Feb-1983
Walsall
0-0
Sheff Utd 09-Oct-1982
Sheff Utd
0-1
Walsall 02-May-1981
Walsall
4-4
Sheff Utd 29-Nov-1980

Live Text Commentary
93:40 +3.4
 

Corner taken short by Jordan Slew.

92:07 +2.07
 

The ball is delivered by Richard Taundry, clearance made by Lecsinel Jean-Francois.

91:06 +1.06
 

Lecsinel Jean-Francois gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alex Nicholls. Richard Taundry takes the free kick. The referee books Lecsinel Jean-Francois for unsporting behaviour.

90:35 +0.35
 

Jordan Slew takes a shot. Richard Taundry gets a block in.

88:45
 

Jonathan Macken is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Steve Simonsen restarts play with the free kick.

87:58
 

Jordan Slew receives a caution for not retreating ten yards at a set play.

87:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mat Sadler by Richard Cresswell. Jimmy Walker restarts play with the free kick.

85:50
 

Richard Cresswell is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Jimmy Walker restarts play with the free kick.

84:30
 

Richard Taundry takes the inswinging corner, save by Steve Simonsen.

84:22
 

Centre by Alex Nicholls, Matthew Lowton manages to make a clearance.

84:08
 

Alex Nicholls sends in a cross, clearance by Lecsinel Jean-Francois.

82:36
Substitution
 

Jordan Slew fouled by Andy Butler, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Harry Maguire. Ryan Jarvis joins the action as a substitute, replacing Kevan Hurst.

82:05
 

Kevan Hurst takes a shot. Blocked by Harry Maguire.

81:02
 

A cross is delivered by Jonathan Macken, Steve Simonsen makes a save.

80:02
 

Harry Maguire concedes a free kick for a foul on Will Grigg. Free kick taken by Oliver Lancashire.

78:02
 

Shot from just outside the box by Stephen Quinn goes over the bar.

74:52
 

A cross is delivered by Alex Nicholls, save made by Steve Simonsen.

71:54
Goal
 

Mat Sadler gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Lee Williamson. Richard Cresswell scores a power penalty. Sheff Utd 3-2 Walsall.

71:41
 

The ball is crossed by Lee Williamson, clearance by Will Grigg.

70:03
 

The ball is swung over by Alex Nicholls.

67:25
Goal
 

Lee Williamson scores a goal from just outside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Sheff Utd 2-2 Walsall.The assist for the goal came from Lecsinel Jean-Francois. Alex Nicholls comes on in place of Claude Gnakpa.

64:31
 

The ball is sent over by Richard Cresswell.

62:34
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Stephen Quinn, Richard Cresswell takes a shot. Clearance by Andy Butler.

61:26
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen Quinn by Anton Peterlin. The ball is sent over by Stephen Quinn, Harry Maguire takes a shot. Darryl Westlake manages to make a clearance.

59:52
 

The ball is sent over by Lecsinel Jean-Francois, Jimmy Walker makes a save.

58:57
Goal
 

Matthew Lowton grabs a goal from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Sheff Utd 1-2 Walsall.Assist by Lee Williamson.

57:04
Substitution
 

Foul by Anton Peterlin on Nathaniel Mendez-Laing, free kick awarded. Harry Maguire takes the free kick. Anton Peterlin receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Nathaniel Mendez-Laing goes off and Lee Williamson comes on.

56:49
 

Nick Montgomery sends in a cross, Andy Butler makes a clearance.

55:18
 

Kevan Hurst takes a shot. Save by Steve Simonsen. Claude Gnakpa takes a shot. Save by Steve Simonsen. Kevan Hurst takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Neill Collins. Corner taken right-footed by Kevan Hurst from the left by-line, Harry Maguire manages to make a clearance.

53:40
 

Foul by Anton Peterlin on Lecsinel Jean-Francois, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Stephen Quinn, clearance made by Claude Gnakpa.

52:22
 

Unfair challenge on Anton Peterlin by Richard Cresswell results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Andy Butler.

50:34
Goal
 

Kevan Hurst takes the inswinging corner, Will Grigg grabs a goal from inside the six-yard box high into the middle of the goal. Sheff Utd 0-2 Walsall.Assist on the goal came from Kevan Hurst. Michael Doyle is brought on as a substitute for Kevin McDonald.

50:07
 

Jonathan Macken takes a shot. Save by Steve Simonsen.

49:20
 

Kevan Hurst crosses the ball.

49:12
 

Darryl Westlake delivers the ball.

47:39
 

Kevan Hurst has an effort at goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

47:13
 

Andy Butler challenges Matthew Lowton unfairly and gives away a free kick. Steve Simonsen restarts play with the free kick.

46:48
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Lecsinel Jean-Francois on Claude Gnakpa. Darryl Westlake restarts play with the free kick.

46:25
 

The ball is sent over by Nathaniel Mendez-Laing, Richard Cresswell takes a shot. Jimmy Walker makes a save.

45:13
Goal
 

Kevan Hurst finds the net with a goal from just outside the area low into the middle of the goal. Sheff Utd 0-1 Walsall.Assist by Jonathan Macken.

44:14
 

Lecsinel Jean-Francois sends in a cross, Foul by Richard Cresswell on Andy Butler, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Jimmy Walker.

42:46
 

Andy Butler concedes a free kick for a foul on Matthew Lowton. Matthew Lowton takes the free kick.

42:21
 

The referee gives a free kick against Richard Cresswell for handball. Oliver Lancashire restarts play with the free kick.

39:57
 

Stephen Quinn takes a shot. Save made by Jimmy Walker.

39:31
 

Inswinging corner taken by Stephen Quinn from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Anton Peterlin.

39:03
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Stephen Quinn from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Anton Peterlin.

38:49
 

Nathaniel Mendez-Laing takes a shot. Jimmy Walker makes a save.

37:45
 

The ball is crossed by Darryl Westlake.

36:04
 

Corner taken left-footed by Stephen Quinn from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Richard Taundry.

35:55
 

Matthew Lowton produces a cross, Mat Sadler gets a block in.

32:18
 

Shot by Richard Taundry from a long way out goes over the crossbar.

31:30
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Richard Cresswell on Andy Butler. Jimmy Walker takes the free kick.

30:09
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Will Grigg on Harry Maguire. Matthew Lowton takes the direct free kick.

28:25
 

Effort on goal by Kevan Hurst from outside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

28:06
 

Centre by Will Grigg, save by Steve Simonsen.

26:50
 

Richard Cresswell challenges Andy Butler unfairly and gives away a free kick. Andy Butler restarts play with the free kick.

26:06
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Kevan Hurst, Will Grigg has a headed effort at goal from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

25:43
 

Mat Sadler crosses the ball, Jonathan Macken takes a shot. Save by Steve Simonsen.

24:09
 

Jonathan Macken takes a shot. Blocked by Harry Maguire.

22:19
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mat Sadler by Matthew Lowton. Jimmy Walker restarts play with the free kick. Booking for Matthew Lowton for unsporting behaviour.

21:30
 

Anton Peterlin challenges Jordan Slew unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nick Montgomery takes the free kick.

18:48
 

Foul by Jordan Slew on Andy Butler, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Jimmy Walker.

18:37
 

The ball is sent over by Matthew Lowton, Andy Butler makes a clearance.

17:23
 

Corner taken left-footed by Stephen Quinn to the near post, Anton Peterlin makes a clearance.

15:27
 

Jonathan Macken takes a shot.

15:15
 

Nathaniel Mendez-Laing sends in a cross, clearance made by Oliver Lancashire.

14:27
 

Richard Cresswell is ruled offside. Jimmy Walker restarts play with the free kick.

13:48
 

Anton Peterlin produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.

13:38
 

Kevan Hurst produces a cross, Lecsinel Jean-Francois manages to make a clearance.

12:51
 

Claude Gnakpa crosses the ball, clearance made by Harry Maguire.

11:35
 

Anton Peterlin fouled by Kevin McDonald, the ref awards a free kick. Jimmy Walker takes the free kick.

10:22
 

Effort on goal by Matthew Lowton from long range goes over the crossbar.

8:15
 

Will Grigg takes a shot. Save by Steve Simonsen.

7:10
 

The ball is swung over by Stephen Quinn, Andy Butler makes a clearance.

5:42
 

Jordan Slew produces a cross, Darryl Westlake gets a block in. Corner taken by Stephen Quinn, Header from close in by Harry Maguire misses to the right of the target.

5:32
 

Jonathan Macken crosses the ball, clearance made by Neill Collins.

4:25
 

Nick Montgomery challenges Kevan Hurst unfairly and gives away a free kick. Kevan Hurst has an effort direct from the free kick, blocked by Kevin McDonald.

2:01
 

Anton Peterlin produces a right-footed effort from long distance that goes harmlessly over the bar.

1:39
 

Lecsinel Jean-Francois crosses the ball, clearance by Andy Butler.

Sky Bet League One table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bristol City 39 41 84
2 Preston 38 31 74
3 Swindon 37 26 70
4 Milton Keynes Dons 38 36 69
5 Sheff Utd 39 11 61
6 Chesterfield 39 7 57
7 Rochdale 38 14 56
8 Barnsley 39 1 56
9 Peterborough 39 -1 56
10 Bradford 38 5 54

Full Sky Bet League One Table