• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 01 January 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Liberty Stadium

Swansea City vs Reading


Team Lineups

Swansea City

1 De Vries
2 Williams
3 Taylor
16 Monk
22 Rangel
8 Pratley
10 Orlandi
12 Dyer
21 Sinclair
24 Allen
14 Dobbie
Substitutes
25 Ma-Kalambay
7 Cotterill
9 Beattie
17 Serran
26 Agustien
27 Gower
49 Easter

Reading

1 Federici
2 Griffin
5 Mills
23 Harte
26 Pearce
7 Tabb
14 Kebe
19 Robson-Kanu
20 Howard
9 Long
18 Church
Substitutes
41 McCarthy
4 Karacan
10 Hunt
15 Khizanishvili
17 Antonio
24 Cummings
25 Taylor

Possession Stats

48%
52%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Swansea City

D W W W D D W W

Reading

D D D L L L L W
Head to Head
Reading
0-1
Swansea 16-Oct-2010
Reading
1-1
Swansea 26-Dec-2009
Swansea
0-0
Reading 18-Aug-2009
Swansea
2-0
Reading 17-Jan-2009
Reading
4-0
Swansea 27-Sep-2008
Reading
1-0
Swansea 31-Jan-1931


Live Text Commentary
91:27 +1.27
 

Shot by Scott Sinclair from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.

90:27 +0.27
 

Albert Serran challenges Michail Antonio unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Brian Howard.

90:16 +0.16
 

Simon Church fouled by Nathan Dyer, the ref awards a free kick. Ian Harte takes the direct free kick.

87:46
 

Inswinging corner taken by Simon Church, Unfair challenge on Dorus De Vries by Ian Harte results in a free kick. Dorus De Vries takes the free kick.

85:24
 

Nathan Dyer takes a shot. Matt Mills gets a block in.

84:34
 

Jermaine Easter gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Brian Howard. Free kick taken by Ian Harte.

84:03
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nathan Dyer on Ian Harte. Ian Harte takes the free kick.

83:33
 

Header from close range by Simon Church clears the bar.

81:04
 

Effort from inside the area by Scott Sinclair misses to the left of the target.

80:48
 

Unfair challenge on Mark Gower by Simon Church results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Mark Gower.

79:04
Substitution
 

Noel Hunt replaces Jay Tabb.

77:00
 

Outswinging corner taken by Mark Gower from the right by-line, free kick awarded for a foul by Garry Monk on Matt Mills. Adam Federici takes the direct free kick.

76:33
 

Scott Sinclair takes a shot. Blocked by Matt Mills.

75:55
 

Matt Mills challenges Jermaine Easter unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Mark Gower.

72:37
 

Corner taken by Brian Howard from the right by-line to the near post, Matt Mills has a headed effort from close range and clears the bar.

72:30
 

Unfair challenge on Matt Mills by Jermaine Easter results in a free kick. Matt Mills restarts play with the free kick.

70:21
Substitution
 

Stephen Dobbie goes off and Jermaine Easter comes on. Michail Antonio comes on in place of Hal Robson-Kanu. Ashley Williams concedes a free kick for a foul on Shane Long. Ian Harte has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

67:55
 

Hal Robson-Kanu takes a shot. Garry Monk gets a block in.

66:28
 

Simon Church produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.

63:45
Goal
 

Brian Howard goes into the referee's book. Darren Pratley grabs a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Swansea 1-0 Reading.Brian Howard concedes a free kick for a foul on Darren Pratley.

58:57
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nathan Dyer on Hal Robson-Kanu. Ian Harte takes the free kick.

57:48
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Simon Church, free kick awarded for a foul by Matt Mills on Dorus De Vries. Dorus De Vries takes the free kick.

52:26
 

The referee cautions Alex Pearce for unsporting behaviour. Alex Pearce challenges Nathan Dyer unfairly and gives away a free kick. Mark Gower takes the free kick.

51:47
 

Simon Church takes a shot. Dorus De Vries makes a save.

48:22
 

Foul by Shane Long on Garry Monk, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Garry Monk.

46:52 +1.52
 

Mark Gower challenges Jimmy Kebe unfairly and gives away a free kick. Adam Federici takes the direct free kick,

46:30 +1.3
 

Scott Sinclair takes a shot. Andy Griffin gets a block in.

47:51
 

Foul by Stephen Dobbie on Matt Mills, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

47:35
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Joe Allen from the left by-line, Matt Mills manages to make a clearance.

47:21
 

Stephen Dobbie takes a shot. Blocked by Matt Mills.

45:39 +0.39
 

Albert Serran is cautioned. Hal Robson-Kanu fouled by Albert Serran, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Ian Harte.

44:46
 

Unfair challenge on Shane Long by Angel Rangel results in a free kick. Andy Griffin restarts play with the free kick.

41:14
 

Inswinging corner taken by Brian Howard, clearance by Albert Serran.

40:48
 

Angel Rangel concedes a free kick for a foul on Jimmy Kebe. Jimmy Kebe takes the direct free kick.

40:10
 

Hal Robson-Kanu fouled by Albert Serran, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ian Harte.

39:09
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jimmy Kebe. Ashley Williams restarts play with the free kick.

38:37
 

Darren Pratley challenges Brian Howard unfairly and gives away a free kick. Andy Griffin takes the direct free kick.

36:29
 

Shot by Stephen Dobbie from 12 yards. Save by Adam Federici.

35:39
 

Shane Long produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

33:09
 

Brian Howard is adjudged to have handled the ball. Free kick crossed right-footed by Mark Gower, clearance by Shane Long.

30:20
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathan Dyer by Ian Harte. Garry Monk restarts play with the free kick.

29:15
 

Jimmy Kebe decides to take a short corner.

28:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jimmy Kebe by Mark Gower. Andy Griffin takes the direct free kick.

27:02
Substitution
 

Albert Serran is brought on as a substitute for Neil Taylor.

22:27
Substitution
 

Mark Gower on for Andrea Orlandi.

21:11
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Darren Pratley by Matt Mills. Scott Sinclair produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save made by Adam Federici.

19:55
 

Jimmy Kebe is caught offside. Dorus De Vries restarts play with the free kick.

18:20
 

Inswinging corner taken by Brian Howard, save by Dorus De Vries.

18:07
 

Brian Howard takes a shot. Save by Dorus De Vries.

18:07
 

Brian Howard takes a shot. Save by Adam Federici.

17:35
 

Corner taken left-footed by Brian Howard from the right by-line to the near post, Andrea Orlandi makes a clearance.

16:36
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Simon Church, Alex Pearce takes a shot. Clearance made by Joe Allen.

15:46
 

Andrea Orlandi gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jay Tabb. Matt Mills takes the direct free kick.

14:26
 

Andrea Orlandi takes a shot. Darren Pratley gets a block in.

13:36
 

Angel Rangel fouled by Hal Robson-Kanu, the ref awards a free kick. Andrea Orlandi takes the direct free kick.

12:11
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Darren Pratley on Brian Howard. Adam Federici takes the direct free kick.

11:05
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Angel Rangel by Ian Harte. Garry Monk restarts play with the free kick.

8:52
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Simon Church, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Neil Taylor by Shane Long. Direct free kick taken by Dorus De Vries.

6:58
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Griffin on Scott Sinclair. The referee cautions Andy Griffin for unsporting behaviour. Scott Sinclair restarts play with the free kick.

5:00
 

Neil Taylor concedes a free kick for a foul on Jimmy Kebe. Brian Howard produces a cross, Shane Long takes a shot. Dorus De Vries makes a comfortable save.

4:34
 

Ashley Williams concedes a free kick for a foul on Shane Long. Jimmy Kebe takes the free kick.

4:15
 

The official flags Simon Church offside. Indirect free kick taken by Garry Monk.

3:44
 

Andrea Orlandi takes a shot. Save made by Adam Federici.

2:53
 

Darren Pratley takes a shot. Alex Pearce gets a block in.

2:17
 

Stephen Dobbie takes a shot. Matt Mills gets a block in.

1:31
 

Corner taken by Andrea Orlandi, Jimmy Kebe manages to make a clearance.

:33
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Shane Long on Angel Rangel. Garry Monk takes the direct free kick.

Kick off
 

The match gets underway.

Half time
 

The ref blows to end the first period.

Full time
 

The game is over, as the referee blows his whistle.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Birmingham 0 0 0
2 Blackburn 0 0 0
3 Bolton 0 0 0
4 Brentford 0 0 0
5 Brighton 0 0 0
6 Bristol City 0 0 0
7 Burnley 0 0 0
8 Cardiff 0 0 0
9 Charlton 0 0 0
10 Derby 0 0 0

Full Sky Bet Championship Table