• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 24 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: St. Mary's Stadium
Southampton

Southampton

Sharp 57"

Sharp 74"

2 - 0

Southampton vs Doncaster Rovers


Team Lineups

Southampton

1 Davis
12 Butterfield
6 Fonte
26 Hooiveld
13 Fox
33 De Ridder
4 Schneiderlin
8 Cork
20 Lallana
11 Sharp57"74"
7 Lambert
Substitutes
3 Harding
9 Barnard
14 Hammond
16 Martin
18 Chaplow

Doncaster Rovers

27 Ikeme
39 Chimbonda
41 Beye
11 Lockwood
31 Ilunga
26 Coppinger
18 Gillett
17 Barnes
16 Oster
10 Diouf
19 Piquionne
Substitutes
9 Brown
23 Bennett
22 Robert
49 Bagayoko
3 Friend

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Southampton

L D W L D W L W

Doncaster Rovers

W L L L L D L L
Head to Head
Doncaster
1-0
Southampton 03-Dec-2011
Southampton
1-2
Doncaster 17-Jan-2009
Doncaster
0-2
Southampton 27-Sep-2008
Doncaster
1-0
Southampton 07-Mar-1953
Southampton
3-3
Doncaster 18-Oct-1952
Doncaster
0-1
Southampton 14-Apr-1952


Live Text Commentary
95:13 +5.13
 

Unfair challenge on Simon Gillett by Jack Cork results in a free kick. El-Hadji Diouf restarts play with the free kick.

93:26 +3.26
 

Unfair challenge on Herita Ilunga by Daniel Fox results in a free kick. Carl Ikeme restarts play with the free kick.

92:49 +2.49
 

Pascal Chimbonda concedes a free kick for a foul on Lee Barnard. Daniel Fox takes the direct free kick.

92:33 +2.33
 

The referee blows for offside. Kelvin Davis takes the direct free kick.

90:57 +0.57
Substitution
 

(Doncaster) makes a substitution, with Fabien Robert coming on for John Oster.

85:09
 

Unfair challenge on Kyle Bennett by Morgan Schneiderlin results in a free kick. Pascal Chimbonda restarts play with the free kick.

84:29
 

Jose Fonte concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Brown. Free kick taken by John Oster.

83:42
 

El-Hadji Diouf is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Kelvin Davis takes the free kick.

83:29
 

The ball is sent over by El-Hadji Diouf, Billy Sharp gets a block in.

82:09
 

The ball is sent over by El-Hadji Diouf.

81:35
 

Danny Butterfield sends in a cross, save by Carl Ikeme.

80:25
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on El-Hadji Diouf by Danny Butterfield. El-Hadji Diouf restarts play with the free kick.

78:51
Substitution
 

Chris Brown on for Giles Barnes.

78:36
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Richard Chaplow goes wide of the right-hand upright.

77:40
Substitution
 

Adam Lallana goes off and Dean Hammond comes on.

77:05
 

El-Hadji Diouf crosses the ball, save made by Kelvin Davis.

76:17
Yellow card
 

John Oster receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

75:17
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Billy Sharp a yellow card.

74:19
Goal
 

Billy Sharp fires in a goal from inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Southampton 2-0 Doncaster.

71:30
Yellow card
 

Booking for El-Hadji Diouf.

70:57
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Adam Lockwood on Lee Barnard. Direct free kick taken by Daniel Fox.

66:34
Substitution
 

Lee Barnard on for Steve De Ridder.

66:11
 

The ball is sent over by Richard Chaplow, Header from close range by Billy Sharp misses to the right of the goal.

64:46
Substitution
 

Kyle Bennett is brought on as a substitute for James Coppinger.

62:19
 

Centre by El-Hadji Diouf, clearance by Morgan Schneiderlin.

60:35
 

El-Hadji Diouf takes the outswinging corner, clearance by Richard Chaplow.

60:27
 

El-Hadji Diouf produces a cross, Adam Lallana gets a block in.

59:28
 

Billy Sharp concedes a free kick for a foul on Pascal Chimbonda. El-Hadji Diouf restarts play with the free kick.

59:12
 

Richard Chaplow challenges Herita Ilunga unfairly and gives away a free kick. Herita Ilunga takes the free kick.

57:00
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Daniel Fox, Goal scored by Billy Sharp from close range to the top left corner of the goal. Southampton 1-0 Doncaster.Assist on the goal came from Daniel Fox.

56:08
 

Richard Chaplow delivers the ball.

56:01
 

The ball is swung over by Steve De Ridder, clearance made by Giles Barnes.

55:31
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Adam Lallana from the left by-line, Pascal Chimbonda makes a clearance.

55:26
 

The ball is delivered by Steve De Ridder, blocked by Habib Beye.

54:58
 

Morgan Schneiderlin fouled by Simon Gillett, the ref awards a free kick. Kelvin Davis takes the direct free kick.

54:20
 

Unfair challenge on Pascal Chimbonda by Adam Lallana results in a free kick. Carl Ikeme takes the direct free kick.

52:47
 

Billy Sharp takes a shot. Carl Ikeme makes a save.

52:26
 

The ball is delivered by Richard Chaplow, clearance by Habib Beye.

51:30
 

The ball is sent over by Simon Gillett.

50:09
 

Foul by Jose Fonte on Giles Barnes, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Carl Ikeme.

49:24
Yellow card
 

Richard Chaplow fouled by Simon Gillett, the ref awards a free kick. Daniel Fox takes the free kick. Booking for Simon Gillett for unsporting behaviour.

48:37
Substitution
 

(Southampton) makes a substitution, with Richard Chaplow coming on for Richard Lambert.

48:12
 

The ball is delivered by El-Hadji Diouf.

47:57
 

Frederic Piquionne takes a shot. Blocked by Adam Lallana.

46:36
 

The ball is swung over by Herita Ilunga, clearance made by Jose Fonte.

45:55
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adam Lockwood by Danny Butterfield. Free kick taken by Herita Ilunga.

44:49
 

The ball is crossed by Danny Butterfield, save by Carl Ikeme.

42:39
 

Corner taken by Adam Lallana from the left by-line played to the near post.

42:17
 

Centre by Daniel Fox, Steve De Ridder takes a shot. Blocked by Adam Lockwood.

40:13
 

Unfair challenge on Steve De Ridder by Herita Ilunga results in a free kick. Daniel Fox sends in a cross, Header from close in by Billy Sharp misses to the left of the target.

35:28
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steve De Ridder by Adam Lockwood. Caution for Adam Lockwood. Direct free kick taken by Danny Butterfield.

34:03
 

Danny Butterfield crosses the ball, El-Hadji Diouf gets a block in.

33:44
 

Adam Lockwood gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Richard Lambert. Direct free kick taken by Daniel Fox.

32:14
 

Jose Fonte fouled by Frederic Piquionne, the ref awards a free kick. Jose Fonte takes the direct free kick.

31:15
 

John Oster challenges Jack Cork unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jack Cork takes the free kick.

30:24
 

Jack Cork produces a cross, save made by Carl Ikeme.

30:09
 

Steve De Ridder produces a cross, Giles Barnes makes a clearance.

29:59
 

Steve De Ridder produces a cross, clearance made by Habib Beye.

28:32
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Coppinger by Daniel Fox. Carl Ikeme restarts play with the free kick.

28:20
 

A cross is delivered by Danny Butterfield, Pascal Chimbonda manages to make a clearance.

27:38
 

Headed effort on goal by Billy Sharp from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the goal.

24:45
 

The referee blows for offside. Jose Fonte takes the free kick.

24:23
 

Adam Lallana takes a shot. Habib Beye gets a block in.

23:48
 

Foul by Simon Gillett on Steve De Ridder, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Kelvin Davis.

23:05
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Morgan Schneiderlin on El-Hadji Diouf. Free kick taken by Carl Ikeme.

21:52
 

The ball is delivered by Steve De Ridder, clearance made by Habib Beye.

17:57
 

Unfair challenge on James Coppinger by Morgan Schneiderlin results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Pascal Chimbonda.

17:48
 

The ball is delivered by Adam Lallana, James Coppinger gets a block in.

16:16
 

Simon Gillett produces a right-footed shot from outside the box and misses left.

15:54
 

El-Hadji Diouf takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Jos Hooiveld.

15:38
 

El-Hadji Diouf takes a shot. Clearance made by Jose Fonte.

13:04
 

Steve De Ridder produces a cross, save made by Carl Ikeme.

12:55
 

The ball is sent over by Steve De Ridder, Habib Beye makes a clearance.

11:29
 

El-Hadji Diouf takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Morgan Schneiderlin makes a clearance.

9:42
 

Foul by Herita Ilunga on Steve De Ridder, free kick awarded. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Daniel Fox from right wing, clearance by Adam Lockwood.

9:25
 

El-Hadji Diouf gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Morgan Schneiderlin. Danny Butterfield restarts play with the free kick.

8:29
 

Richard Lambert has an effort at goal from long distance that goes wide left.

8:04
 

The ball is crossed by Simon Gillett, Headed effort from close range by Frederic Piquionne goes wide left of the goal.

7:38
 

El-Hadji Diouf sends in a cross, clearance by Daniel Fox.

:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Carl Ikeme by Adam Lallana. Carl Ikeme restarts play with the free kick.

:37
 

Danny Butterfield produces a cross.

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

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