• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 07 April 2012
  • Kick-off: 13:00
  • Venue: St. Mary's Stadium
Southampton

Southampton

Sharp 26"

Sharp 88"

2 - 2
Portsmouth

Portsmouth

Maguire 35"

Norris 90"

Southampton vs Portsmouth


Team Lineups

Southampton

1 Davis
2 Richardson
26 Hooiveld
6 Fonte
13 Fox
10 Do Prado
4 Schneiderlin
14 Hammond
20 Lallana
11 Sharp26"88"
7 Lambert
Substitutes
3 Harding
8 Cork
9 Barnard
16 Martin
33 De Ridder

Portsmouth

1 Ashdown
2 Ward
3 Rocha
5 Pearce
23 Rekik
15 Halford
19 Norris90"
16 Allan
14 Etuhu
11 Varney
22 Maguire35"
Substitutes
9 Futacs
17 Harris
18 Kitson
24 Scapuzzi
30 Magri

Possession Stats

50%
50%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Southampton

L D W L D W L W

Portsmouth

L D D L W W L L
Head to Head
Portsmouth
1-1
Southampton 18-Dec-2011
Portsmouth
0-1
Southampton 06-Apr-1976
Southampton
4-0
Portsmouth 27-Sep-1975
Portsmouth
1-2
Southampton 26-Dec-1974
Southampton
2-1
Portsmouth 14-Sep-1974
Portsmouth
2-5
Southampton 05-Feb-1966


Live Text Commentary
96:55 +6.55
Yellow card
 

Luke Varney receives a yellow card.

96:13 +6.13
 

Foul by Steve De Ridder on Luke Varney, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Jamie Ashdown. The referee shows Jamie Ashdown a yellow card for time wasting.

93:59 +3.59
Goal
 

Goal scored by David Norris from just outside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Southampton 2-2 Portsmouth.

92:16 +2.16
 

Luke Varney challenges Daniel Fox unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Kelvin Davis.

91:16 +1.16
Substitution
 

Dan Harding on for Billy Sharp.

91:09 +1.09
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Billy Sharp. Jamie Ashdown restarts play with the free kick.

88:26
 

Corner taken right-footed by Adam Lallana, Billy Sharp scores a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Southampton 2-1 Portsmouth.The assist for the goal came from Richard Lambert.

87:55
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Adam Lallana, Luke Varney manages to make a clearance.

82:39
 

Daniel Fox fouled by Dave Kitson, the ref awards a free kick. A cross is delivered by Daniel Fox, Shot from deep inside the area by Jose Fonte clears the bar.

81:04
 

Billy Sharp gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Dave Kitson. Free kick taken by Jamie Ashdown.

80:31
 

Luke Varney is caught offside. Kelvin Davis takes the indirect free kick.

79:42
 

Daniel Fox produces a cross.

78:34
 

Unfair challenge on Daniel Fox by Dave Kitson results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Kelvin Davis.

76:35
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Dean Hammond on Scott Allan. Shot comes in from Chris Maguire from the free kick.

75:42
 

Corner taken right-footed by Scott Allan from the right by-line, Jose Fonte makes a clearance.

73:58
 

Foul by Chris Maguire on Adam Lallana, free kick awarded. Jos Hooiveld takes the free kick.

73:15
 

The referee blows for offside against Adam Lallana. Chris Maguire takes the free kick.

72:26
 

The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Jose Fonte.

71:16
 

The ball is crossed by Luke Varney.

68:57
 

Jack Cork challenges Scott Allan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Scott Allan.

68:19
Substitution
 

Dave Kitson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Kelvin Etuhu.

68:00
 

Scott Allan takes a shot and missed to the right of the target.

68:00
 

Kelvin Etuhu is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour.

66:23
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Scott Allan, Jose Fonte makes a clearance.

65:01
 

The referee blows for offside against Billy Sharp. Indirect free kick taken by Jamie Ashdown.

63:22
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Luke Varney on Jose Fonte. Kelvin Davis restarts play with the free kick.

61:59
 

Adam Lallana produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses wide left of the target.

61:33
 

Luke Varney takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

60:59
 

Foul by Richard Lambert on Jason Pearce, free kick awarded. Jamie Ashdown restarts play with the free kick.

59:38
Substitution
 

Steve De Ridder comes on in place of Guly Do Prado.

58:44
 

Corner taken by Scott Allan from the right by-line, Dean Hammond makes a clearance.

57:25
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Daniel Fox, Jason Pearce makes a clearance.

57:01
 

Adam Lallana takes the inswinging corner, Jose Fonte takes a shot. Jamie Ashdown makes a save.

56:44
 

Effort on goal by Adam Lallana from 18 yards. Save by Jamie Ashdown.

56:10
 

Daniel Fox takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Ricardo Rocha.

55:04
 

Frazer Richardson sends in a cross, save made by Jamie Ashdown.

54:07
 

Chris Maguire sends in a cross.

53:45
 

Adam Lallana produces a cross, save by Jamie Ashdown.

51:55
 

A cross is delivered by Kelvin Etuhu, Frazer Richardson manages to make a clearance.

47:15 +2.15
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Frazer Richardson on Luke Varney. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Scott Allan, Dean Hammond manages to make a clearance.

48:44
 

Unfair challenge on Frazer Richardson by Karim Rekik results in a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Daniel Fox.

46:13 +1.13
 

The referee penalises David Norris for handball. Daniel Fox crosses the ball, Header by Jos Hooiveld from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

45:45
 

Shot by Chris Maguire from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.

44:47
 

Inswinging corner taken by Daniel Fox from the right by-line, Luke Varney manages to make a clearance.

44:31
 

Guly Do Prado takes a shot. Jamie Ashdown makes a save.

42:19
 

Adam Lallana has shot on goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

41:43
 

Daniel Fox takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Joel Ward.

40:43
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Joel Ward on Adam Lallana. Strike on goal comes in from Richard Lambert from the free kick, save by Jamie Ashdown.

35:22
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Chris Maguire from outside the box to the top left corner of the goal. Southampton 1-1 Portsmouth.Assist by Kelvin Etuhu.

33:02
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Allan on Adam Lallana. Scott Allan is booked. Kelvin Davis takes the free kick.

31:58
 

Billy Sharp produces a volleyed right-footed shot from 18 yards. Jamie Ashdown makes a save.

27:25
Yellow card
 

Billy Sharp receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

26:52
Goal
 

Billy Sharp fires in a goal from inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Southampton 1-0 Portsmouth.Assist by Richard Lambert.

24:55
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Adam Lallana, Caution for Ricardo Rocha. Joel Ward makes a clearance.

19:35
 

Daniel Fox takes a shot from inside the box clearing the bar.

18:56
 

David Norris gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Dean Hammond. Jose Fonte takes the free kick.

18:21
 

Guly Do Prado has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.

17:04
 

Kelvin Etuhu takes a shot. Save by Kelvin Davis.

15:52
 

Daniel Fox takes a shot from deep inside the box clearing the bar.

14:49
 

Inswinging corner taken by Adam Lallana from the left by-line.

11:31
 

Unfair challenge on Billy Sharp by Ricardo Rocha results in a free kick. Free kick crossed by Adam Lallana, Jamie Ashdown makes a save.

9:08
 

Frazer Richardson produces a cross, Jason Pearce makes a clearance.

6:25
Substitution
 

Chris Maguire gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jose Fonte. Chris Maguire receives a caution. Morgan Schneiderlin leaves the field to be replaced by Jack Cork. Kelvin Davis takes the free kick.

2:42
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Morgan Schneiderlin by Scott Allan. Free kick crossed left-footed by Daniel Fox, clearance by Kelvin Etuhu.

1:09
 

David Norris fouled by Morgan Schneiderlin, the ref awards a free kick. Morgan Schneiderlin receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Chris Maguire produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.

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1 Bournemouth 46 53 90
2 Watford 46 41 89
3 Norwich 46 40 86
4 Middlesbrough 46 31 85
5 Brentford 46 19 78
6 Ipswich 46 18 78
7 Wolverhampton 46 14 78
8 Derby 46 29 77
9 Blackburn 46 7 67
10 Birmingham 46 -10 63

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