• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 09 February 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Britannia Stadium
Stoke City

Stoke City

Huth 66"

Jerome 80"

2 - 1
Reading

Reading

Mariappa 82"

Stoke City vs Reading


Team Lineups

Stoke City

1 Begovic
30 Shotton
17 Shawcross
4 Huth66"
28 Wilkinson
21 Kightly
15 Nzonzi
6 Whelan
26 Etherington
19 Walters
25 Crouch
Substitutes
29 Sorensen
2 Cameron
9 Jones
10 Owen
16 Adam
18 Whitehead
33 Jerome80"

Reading

1 Federici
27 Kelly
5 Pearce
6 Mariappa82"
23 Harte
14 Kebe
28 Akpan
8 Leigertwood
11 McAnuff
30 Blackman
7 Pogrebnyak
Substitutes
41 Taylor
3 Shorey
4 Karacan
9 Le Fondre
10 Hunt
12 McCleary
15 Morrison

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Stoke City

W L L L D W D L

Reading

L L D L D W L L
Head to Head
Reading
1-1
Stoke 18-Aug-2012


Live Text Commentary
92:07 +2.07
 

Foul by Adam Le Fondre on Steven Nzonzi, free kick awarded. Asmir Begovic takes the free kick.

90:36 +0.36
 

Geoff Cameron concedes a free kick for a foul on Jimmy Kebe. Geoff Cameron goes into the referee's book. Ian Harte crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right by-line.

86:08
 

Corner taken by Ian Harte from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Glenn Whelan.

85:38
 

Unfair challenge on Adam Le Fondre by Glenn Whelan results in a free kick. Ian Harte takes the direct free kick.

85:18
 

Glenn Whelan takes a shot. Save made by Adam Federici.

84:43
Substitution
 

Geoff Cameron on for Andy Wilkinson.

82:15
Goal
 

Corner taken left-footed by Ian Harte to the near post, Adrian Mariappa grabs a headed goal from close range. Stoke 2-1 Reading.Assist on the goal came from Ian Harte.

80:17
Goal
 

Cameron Jerome fires in a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Stoke 2-0 Reading.Assist by Ryan Shawcross.

79:28
Substitution
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak goes off and Noel Hunt comes on.

77:47
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Glenn Whelan, Ian Harte makes a clearance.

76:34
 

Steven Nzonzi takes a shot. Adam Federici makes a comfortable save.

75:23
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Asmir Begovic restarts play with the free kick.

74:37
 

Ian Harte has a drilled shot. Blocked by Alex Pearce.

72:23
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Mikele Leigertwood by Glenn Whelan results in a free kick. Glenn Whelan booked for unsporting behaviour. Jobi McAnuff leaves the field to be replaced by Garath McCleary. Adrian Mariappa restarts play with the free kick.

70:26
 

Shot from just outside the box by Matthew Etherington goes over the bar.

69:28
 

Adam Le Fondre fouled by Robert Huth, the ref awards a free kick. Ian Harte shoots direct from the free kick.

66:29
Goal
 

Jonathan Walters takes a shot. Blocked by Alex Pearce. Inswinging corner taken by Glenn Whelan from the left by-line, Robert Huth finds the net with a headed goal from deep inside the penalty area. Stoke 1-0 Reading.Assist by Glenn Whelan.

66:00
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Hope Akpan on Kenwyne Jones. Ryan Shawcross takes the direct free kick.

64:40
Substitution
 

(Stoke) makes a substitution, with Cameron Jerome coming on for Michael Kightly. Peter Crouch leaves the field to be replaced by Kenwyne Jones.

63:59
 

Effort from 20 yards by Hope Akpan. Comfortable save by Adam Federici.

63:27
 

Ian Harte takes a outswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Steven Nzonzi.

57:46
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Glenn Whelan from the left by-line, Mikele Leigertwood makes a clearance.

55:55
Substitution
 

(Reading) makes a substitution, with Adam Le Fondre coming on for Nick Blackman.

52:15
 

The official flags Pavel Pogrebnyak offside. Asmir Begovic takes the indirect free kick.

44:25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Peter Crouch on Ian Harte. Direct free kick taken by Ian Harte.

39:13
 

Peter Crouch produces a overhead kick right-footed shot from 12 yards. Save made by Adam Federici. Matthew Etherington takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Adrian Mariappa. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Matthew Etherington played to the near post, inswinging corner taken left-footed by Matthew Etherington from the right by-line to the near post. Alex Pearce makes a clearance. Matthew Etherington takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, Corner taken left-footed by Matthew Etherington to the near post, clearance made by Ian Harte. Robert Huth takes a shot. Blocked by Alex Pearce.

38:13
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ryan Shotton. Asmir Begovic takes the direct free kick.

37:01
 

Peter Crouch has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

32:24
 

Corner taken by Matthew Etherington from the right by-line to the near post, save by Adam Federici. Ryan Shawcross takes a shot. Save by Adam Federici. Corner taken by Matthew Etherington, clearance by Alex Pearce.

31:09
 

Jonathan Walters takes a shot. Comfortable save by Adam Federici.

25:56
 

Shot from 12 yards from Michael Kightly. Blocked by Adrian Mariappa.

25:26
 

Pavel Pogrebnyak is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by Ryan Shawcross.

22:59
 

Steven Nzonzi gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Pavel Pogrebnyak. Alex Pearce restarts play with the free kick.

22:13
 

Adrian Mariappa challenges Peter Crouch unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Glenn Whelan.

21:33
 

The referee gives a free kick against Michael Kightly for handball. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

20:44
 

Mikele Leigertwood has an effort at goal from outside the penalty area which goes wide right of the goal.

10:56
 

Foul by Peter Crouch on Adrian Mariappa, free kick awarded. Adam Federici takes the direct free kick.

8:14
 

Matthew Etherington sends in a cross, Headed effort from inside the area by Peter Crouch misses to the left of the goal.

2:43
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Matthew Etherington played to the near post.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 35 42 83
2 Man City 35 35 70
3 Arsenal 33 31 67
4 Man Utd 35 24 65
5 Liverpool 35 11 61
6 Tottenham Hotspur 35 5 58
7 Southampton 35 20 57
8 Swansea 35 -1 53
9 West Ham 35 1 47
10 Stoke 35 -5 47

Full Barclays Premier League Table