• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 27 April 2014
  • Kick-off: 12:00
  • Venue: Stadium of Light
Sunderland

Sunderland

Wickham 25"

Wickham 85"

Borini 45" (P)

Giaccherini 75"

4 - 0

Sunderland vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Sunderland

25 Mannone
27 Vergini
16 O'Shea
5 Brown
28 Alonso
7 Larsson
33 Cattermole
14 Colback
11 Johnson
10 Wickham25"85"
31 Borini45"
Substitutes
2 Bardsley
8 Gardner
17 Altidore
23 Giaccherini75"
26 Bridcutt
30 Scocco
32 Ustari

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
28 Theophile-Catherine
4 Caulker
27 Cala
35 Da Silva
8 Medel
19 Cowie
18 Mutch
7 Whittingham
29 Daehli
10 Campbell
Substitutes
6 Turner
9 Jones
15 Eikrem
32 Lewis
36 Zaha
39 Bellamy
42 John

Possession Stats

50%
50%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Sunderland

W D L D L D L L

Cardiff City

L D L W D L L L
Head to Head
Cardiff
2-2
Sunderland 28-Dec-2013
Sunderland
1-1
Cardiff 30-Mar-1957
Cardiff
1-0
Sunderland 17-Nov-1956
Sunderland
1-1
Cardiff 17-Dec-1955
Cardiff
3-1
Sunderland 20-Aug-1955
Sunderland
1-1
Cardiff 05-Mar-1955

Live Text Commentary
93:49 +3.49
 

The referee cautions Craig Gardner for unsporting behaviour.

93:45 +3.45
 

Craig Gardner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Wilfried Zaha.

93:21 +3.21
 

Clearance made by Steven Caulker.

Full time
 

The referee blows the whistle to end the game.

91:11 +1.11
 

Shot by Emanuele Giaccherini. David Marshall makes a block.

89:07
 

Emanuele Giaccherini decides to take a short corner.

88:14
 

Clearance by Kevin Theophile-Catherine.

87:29
 

The ball is delivered by Craig Bellamy.

87:06
 

Clearance by Santiago Vergini.

86:41
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Liam Bridcutt on Craig Bellamy.

85:14
 

Corner taken by Emanuele Giaccherini.

83:30
Substitution
 

Craig Gardner comes on in place of Adam Johnson.

83:12
Substitution
 

Liam Bridcutt replaces Jack Colback.

82:44
 

Foul by Fabio Borini on Mats Daehli, free kick awarded.

82:41
 

Connor Wickham takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Kevin Theophile-Catherine.

82:39
 

Clearance made by Gary Medel.

79:39
 

Emanuele Giaccherini takes a shot. Gary Medel gets a block in.

77:53
 

Clearance made by Kevin Theophile-Catherine.

77:24
 

Clearance made by Jack Colback.

76:36
Yellow card
 

Emanuele Giaccherini is shown a yellow card.

75:40
Goal
 

Emanuele Giaccherini scores with a left foot finish. Sunderland 3-0 Cardiff.Assist on the goal came from Fabio Borini.

74:58
 

Shot by Connor Wickham went wide of the right-hand upright.

73:41
Substitution
 

Craig Bellamy replaces Fraizer Campbell.

72:56
 

The ball is delivered by Kevin Theophile-Catherine.

72:16
Substitution
 

Sebastian Larsson leaves the field to be replaced by Emanuele Giaccherini.

71:36
 

Fabio Borini takes a shot. David Marshall parries the effort to safety.

71:27
 

Sebastian Larsson takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Steven Caulker.

70:10
 

Unfair challenge on Wilfried Zaha by Marcos Alonso results in a free kick.

68:33
 

Shot by Fabio Borini. Blocked by Kevin Theophile-Catherine.

68:27
 

The ball is delivered by Adam Johnson.

68:12
 

Fabio Borini fouled by Gary Medel, the ref awards a free kick.

67:24
 

Header by Wes Brown goes to the left of the goal.

66:59
 

Clearance by Kenwyne Jones.

66:57
 

Corner taken by Adam Johnson.

64:55
 

Marcos Alonso takes the free kick.

64:44
 

Unfair challenge on Jack Colback by Jordon Mutch results in a free kick.

63:51
 

Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Peter Whittingham. Vito Mannone fumbles the ball.

63:23
Substitution
 

Kenwyne Jones replaces Fabio Da Silva.

62:36
 

Unfair challenge on Jordon Mutch by Lee Cattermole results in a free kick.

61:14
 

Fabio Borini takes a shot and went wide right of the goal.

60:22
 

The ball is swung over by Adam Johnson.

58:50
 

Kevin Theophile-Catherine produces a cross.

57:28
 

Clearance made by Steven Caulker.

56:53
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham.

56:32
 

The ball is crossed by Wilfried Zaha.

54:29
 

The ball is swung over by Jordon Mutch.

54:14
 

Sebastian Larsson manages to make a clearance.

53:40
 

Wes Brown gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Wilfried Zaha.

53:32
 

David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

52:40
Yellow card
 

Fabio Da Silva receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

51:52
 

Fabio Da Silva fouled by Fabio Borini, the ref awards a free kick.

47:16
 

Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson from the left by-line.

46:45
 

Kevin Theophile-Catherine makes a clearance.

45:57 +0.57
Goal
 

Fabio Borini scores a penalty. Sunderland 2-0 Cardiff.

Half time
 

The referee calls an end to the first half.

45:01
Substitution
 

Wilfried Zaha joins the action as a substitute, replacing Don Cowie.

44:31
Red card
 

The referee red cards Juan Cala for professional foul.

44:25
 

Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Connor Wickham by Juan Cala.

42:12
 

Peter Whittingham sends in a cross.

41:36
 

Fabio Da Silva produces a cross.

40:29
 

Clearance by Juan Cala.

40:04
 

Adam Johnson takes the free kick.

38:40
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Colback by Gary Medel.

37:45
 

Kevin Theophile-Catherine manages to make a clearance.

36:28
 

Santiago Vergini receives a caution.

36:19
 

Santiago Vergini challenges Jordon Mutch unfairly and gives away a free kick.

35:12
 

Unfair challenge on Lee Cattermole by Jordon Mutch results in a free kick.

34:16
 

Jack Colback has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.

33:15
 

A cross is delivered by Kevin Theophile-Catherine.

32:44
 

Connor Wickham has an effort at goal. Steven Caulker gets a block in.

31:52
 

Juan Cala concedes a free kick for a foul on Fabio Borini.

31:11
 

Unfair challenge on Juan Cala by Sebastian Larsson results in a free kick.

30:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Fraizer Campbell on Wes Brown.

28:57
 

Santiago Vergini produces a cross.

25:33
 

Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson.

24:58
 

Adam Johnson produces a cross.

23:39
 

The ball is delivered by Sebastian Larsson.

23:01
 

Kevin Theophile-Catherine gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Connor Wickham.

22:53
 

Free kick crossed by Peter Whittingham.

22:05
 

Foul by Lee Cattermole on Jordon Mutch, free kick awarded.

21:12
 

Adam Johnson delivers the ball.

20:30
 

Clearance by Mats Daehli.

19:55
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line.

19:16
 

Kevin Theophile-Catherine sends in a cross.

16:52
 

Clearance by Fabio Da Silva.

15:28
 

Jordon Mutch produces a cross.

12:53
 

Gary Medel challenges Connor Wickham unfairly and gives away a free kick.

12:17
 

Juan Cala gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Vito Mannone.

12:13
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line.

11:35
 

Clearance made by Santiago Vergini.

9:36
 

Fabio Da Silva makes a clearance.

7:53
 

Header at goal by Sebastian Larsson. David Marshall safely holds on.

6:38
 

Mats Daehli takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Lee Cattermole gets a block in.

6:06
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Sebastian Larsson.

5:28
 

Don Cowie manages to make a clearance.

3:21
 

Connor Wickham delivers the ball.

3:02
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Sebastian Larsson.

2:24
 

Marcos Alonso takes a shot. Fraizer Campbell gets a block in.

2:21
 

Juan Cala makes a clearance.

1:39
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Fabio Da Silva on Connor Wickham.

:32
 

Kevin Theophile-Catherine makes a clearance.

Kick off
 

The match gets underway.

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