• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 16 March 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Hillsborough
0 - 2
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Cowie 44"

Connolly 64"

Sheffield Wednesday vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Sheffield Wednesday

1 Kirkland
2 Buxton
4 Gardner
32 Llera
3 Johnson
7 Antonio
25 Prutton
19 Pugh
15 Helan
20 Lee
24 Lita
Substitutes
43 Bywater
5 Taylor
6 Semedo
9 Madine
10 Maguire
11 Johnson
16 McCabe

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
12 Connolly64"
25 Barnett
31 Nugent
3 Taylor
8 Cowie44"
17 Gunnarsson
7 Whittingham
39 Bellamy
22 Helguson
27 Campbell
Substitutes
32 Lewis
2 McNaughton
11 Conway
13 Kim
14 Smith
15 Gestede
18 Mutch

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Sheffield Wednesday

D L D W L D D L

Cardiff City

D W W D D D W W
Head to Head
Cardiff
1-0
Sheff Wed 02-Dec-2012
Cardiff
3-2
Sheff Wed 24-Apr-2010
Sheff Wed
3-1
Cardiff 26-Sep-2009
Sheff Wed
1-0
Cardiff 03-May-2009
Cardiff
2-0
Sheff Wed 20-Dec-2008
Sheff Wed
1-0
Cardiff 23-Feb-2008


Live Text Commentary
95:01 +5.01
 

The offside flag is raised against Leroy Lita. David Marshall takes the free kick.

94:40 +4.4
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Fraizer Campbell clears the bar.

92:05 +2.05
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jermaine Johnson on Fraizer Campbell. Jermaine Johnson receives a yellow card. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

91:41 +1.41
 

Anthony Gardner takes a shot. David Marshall makes a save.

90:58 +0.58
 

Chris Maguire takes a outswinging corner.

88:43
 

Leroy Lita is ruled offside. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

87:26
 

The official flags Fraizer Campbell offside. Chris Kirkland restarts play with the free kick.

86:26
Substitution
 

Miguel Llera is adjudged to have handled the ball. Heidar Helguson leaves the field to be replaced by Rudy Gestede. David Marshall takes the free kick.

85:17
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Kirkland by Heidar Helguson. Heidar Helguson is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Chris Kirkland.

84:19
 

Fraizer Campbell concedes a free kick for a foul on Lewis Buxton. Chris Kirkland takes the free kick.

82:10
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Andrew Taylor, Leon Barnett challenges Anthony Gardner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Kirkland.

80:55
Substitution
 

Tommy Smith is brought on as a substitute for Craig Bellamy.

79:36
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ben Nugent on Kieran Lee. Strike comes in from Miguel Llera from the free kick, save by David Marshall.

78:46
 

Anthony Gardner challenges Fraizer Campbell unfairly and gives away a free kick. David Marshall takes the indirect free kick.

77:40
 

Craig Bellamy challenges Reda Johnson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Anthony Gardner takes the indirect free kick. The referee cautions Craig Bellamy for unsporting behaviour.

76:34
Substitution
 

Michail Antonio goes off and Chris Maguire comes on.

68:46
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michail Antonio by Don Cowie. Miguel Llera produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick, save made by David Marshall. Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Michail Antonio from the left by-line, Unfair challenge on Heidar Helguson by Anthony Gardner results in a free kick. David Marshall takes the free kick.

67:28
Substitution
 

Jermaine Johnson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jeremy Helan.

66:43
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Chris Kirkland.

63:54
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Heidar Helguson by Reda Johnson. Andrew Taylor crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, Matthew Connolly grabs a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Sheff Wed 0-2 Cardiff.The assist for the goal came from Andrew Taylor.

62:48
 

Miguel Llera is caught offside. David Marshall takes the free kick.

60:55
 

The ball is sent over by Lewis Buxton, Foul by Gary Madine on Leon Barnett, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by David Marshall.

60:08
 

Craig Bellamy is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Kirkland.

59:16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ben Nugent on Michail Antonio. Lewis Buxton takes the indirect free kick.

58:08
 

Heidar Helguson challenges Anthony Gardner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Chris Kirkland restarts play with the free kick.

55:44
Substitution
 

Gary Madine is brought on as a substitute for Danny Pugh.

55:08
 

Inswinging corner taken by Andrew Taylor.

54:07
 

David Prutton takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.

48:09
 

The referee blows for offside. Chris Kirkland takes the indirect free kick.

45:48
 

Foul by Jeremy Helan on Leon Barnett, free kick awarded. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

44:18
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Craig Bellamy from the left by-line, Goal scored by Don Cowie from just inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Sheff Wed 0-1 Cardiff.

42:13
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Heidar Helguson by Anthony Gardner results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Peter Whittingham. Booking for Anthony Gardner for dissent.

41:37
 

Fraizer Campbell is caught offside. Chris Kirkland takes the free kick.

39:24
 

The ball is crossed by Michail Antonio, Ben Nugent makes a clearance. Inswinging corner taken by Danny Pugh from the right by-line.

37:22
 

Fraizer Campbell is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Kirkland.

36:04
 

David Prutton concedes a free kick for a foul on Fraizer Campbell. Indirect free kick taken by David Marshall. The referee cautions David Prutton for unsporting behaviour.

35:16
 

Ben Nugent gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michail Antonio. Free kick taken by Michail Antonio.

34:14
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line to the near post, free kick awarded for a foul by Fraizer Campbell on Chris Kirkland. Chris Kirkland takes the indirect free kick.

28:47
 

The official flags Leroy Lita offside. Ben Nugent takes the free kick.

24:49
 

Leon Barnett gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Leroy Lita. Danny Pugh takes the free kick.

15:40
 

Peter Whittingham takes a short corner.

11:30
 

Ben Nugent gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michail Antonio. Danny Pugh crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, save made by David Marshall.

10:44
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ben Nugent on Miguel Llera. Direct free kick taken by Chris Kirkland.

7:54
 

Foul by Leon Barnett on Chris Kirkland, free kick awarded. Chris Kirkland takes the indirect free kick.

7:01
 

Corner taken by Craig Bellamy played to the near post.

6:14
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lewis Buxton by Fraizer Campbell. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Kirkland.

2:20
 

Jeremy Helan takes a shot. Save made by David Marshall.

1:44
 

Michail Antonio takes a shot. Blocked by Don Cowie.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Brighton 5 4 13
2 Hull 5 4 10
3 Ipswich 5 3 10
4 QPR 5 2 10
5 Cardiff 5 3 9
6 Middlesbrough 5 4 8
7 Birmingham 4 3 8
8 Charlton 5 2 8
9 Burnley 5 0 8
10 Leeds 5 1 7

Full Sky Bet Championship Table