• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 09 March 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Vicarage Road Stadium
Watford

Watford

Battocchio 26"

1 - 2
Blackpool

Blackpool

Ince 75"

MacKenzie 87"

Watford vs Blackpool


Team Lineups

Watford

30 Bond
12 Doyley
17 Briggs
33 Nosworthy
7 Yeates
18 Pudil
21 Anya
8 Hogg
38 Battocchio26"
9 Deeney
41 Forestieri
Substitutes
34 Bonham
20 Vydra
27 Cassetti
36 Geijo
37 Mujangi Bia
40 Ekstrand
16 Murray

Blackpool

1 Gilks
15 Baptiste
39 MacKenzie87"
42 Broadfoot
3 Crainey
5 Eardley
16 Ferguson
31 Martinez
7 Phillips
11 Ince75"
38 Derbyshire
Substitutes
21 Halstead
10 Grandin
14 Sylvestre
20 Cathcart
37 Caton
40 Delfouneso
43 Futacs

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Watford

L D W W W W W D

Blackpool

D D D L L L L D
Head to Head
Blackpool
2-2
Watford 24-Nov-2012
Watford
0-2
Blackpool 06-Apr-2012
Blackpool
0-0
Watford 17-Dec-2011
Blackpool
3-2
Watford 23-Jan-2010
Watford
2-2
Blackpool 22-Aug-2009
Blackpool
0-2
Watford 21-Feb-2009


Live Text Commentary
93:15 +3.15
 

Nyron Nosworthy challenges Marko Futacs unfairly and gives away a free kick. Stephen Crainey takes the direct free kick.

92:25 +2.25
 

Effort from inside the area by Tom Ince misses to the left of the goal.

91:24 +1.24
 

The ball is crossed by Matej Vydra.

90:13 +0.13
 

Unfair challenge on Barry Ferguson by Alexandre Geijo results in a free kick. Gary MacKenzie takes the direct free kick.

86:27
Goal
 

Matt Phillips produces a cross, blocked by Mark Yeates. Corner taken by Tom Ince, Marko Futacs replaces Angel Martinez. Gary MacKenzie scores a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Watford 1-2 Blackpool.The assist for the goal came from Tom Ince.

85:26
 

Troy Deeney takes a shot. Save by Matt Gilks.

83:43
Substitution
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Mark Yeates. Ikechi Anya leaves the field to be replaced by Alexandre Geijo.

82:23
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Alex Baptiste on Joel Ekstrand. Jonathan Bond takes the direct free kick.

80:40
 

Barry Ferguson produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

80:31
 

The ball is crossed by Stephen Crainey, Jonathan Hogg makes a clearance.

78:52
Substitution
 

Troy Deeney fouled by Ludovic Sylvestre, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Mark Yeates. Joel Ekstrand comes on in place of Daniel Pudil.

77:58
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nyron Nosworthy by Matt Phillips. Nyron Nosworthy restarts play with the free kick.

76:15
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Ludovic Sylvestre, Header from close range by Alex Baptiste clears the bar.

74:56
Goal
 

Stephen Crainey sends in a cross, Tom Ince finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the six-yard box to the top left corner of the goal. Watford 1-1 Blackpool.Assist by Stephen Crainey.

74:11
 

The ball is crossed by Alex Baptiste, Nyron Nosworthy manages to make a clearance.

70:30
 

Mark Yeates crosses the ball.

68:25
 

Tom Ince gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mark Yeates. Jonathan Bond takes the free kick.

67:27
Substitution
 

Matej Vydra replaces Fernando Forestieri.

66:22
Substitution
 

Matt Derbyshire goes off and Nathan Delfouneso comes on.

62:29
 

Fernando Forestieri is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Matt Gilks.

61:42
 

Gary MacKenzie concedes a free kick for a foul on Lloyd Doyley. Jonathan Bond restarts play with the free kick.

60:37
 

Fernando Forestieri gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gary MacKenzie. Direct free kick taken by Kirk Broadfoot.

59:27
 

Matthew Briggs has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

58:30
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Barry Ferguson on Troy Deeney. Mark Yeates takes the direct free kick.

56:32
 

Ikechi Anya fouled by Barry Ferguson, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Nyron Nosworthy.

55:23
 

Centre by Stephen Crainey.

52:16
 

Jonathan Hogg concedes a free kick for a foul on Tom Ince. Free kick crossed by Stephen Crainey, clearance made by Matthew Briggs. Inswinging corner taken by Tom Ince, Troy Deeney manages to make a clearance.

50:35
 

Tom Ince gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Fernando Forestieri. The ball is sent over by Mark Yeates, Shot from outside the area by Cristian Battocchio misses to the left of the goal.

49:25
 

Troy Deeney fouled by Kirk Broadfoot, the ref awards a free kick. Jonathan Bond restarts play with the free kick.

48:34
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Matt Derbyshire by Mark Yeates. Stephen Crainey delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from own half, Daniel Pudil manages to make a clearance.

46:39
 

Troy Deeney fouled by Kirk Broadfoot, the ref awards a free kick. Mark Yeates restarts play with the free kick.

45:05
 

Ludovic Sylvestre is adjudged to have handled the ball. Direct free kick taken by Jonathan Bond.

45:01
Substitution
 

Neal Eardley leaves the field to be replaced by Ludovic Sylvestre.

44:31
 

The ball is sent over by Jonathan Hogg, clearance made by Stephen Crainey.

43:09
 

Foul by Alex Baptiste on Ikechi Anya, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Matthew Briggs.

42:30
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Angel Martinez by Troy Deeney. Stephen Crainey takes the direct free kick.

40:23
 

Ikechi Anya gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Matt Phillips. Stephen Crainey takes the direct free kick.

37:50
 

Jonathan Hogg challenges Angel Martinez unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Crainey, Matt Derbyshire takes a shot. Jonathan Bond makes a comfortable save. Inswinging corner taken by Tom Ince, Matt Phillips takes a shot. Mark Yeates gets a block in. Matt Phillips takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Troy Deeney.

36:15
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tom Ince by Fernando Forestieri. Matt Gilks restarts play with the free kick.

35:44
Yellow card
 

Fernando Forestieri booked.

30:32
 

Tom Ince takes a shot. Save by Jonathan Bond. Inswinging corner taken by Neal Eardley from the left by-line played to the near post, Jonathan Hogg manages to make a clearance.

29:48
 

Troy Deeney concedes a free kick for a foul on Tom Ince. Free kick taken by Alex Baptiste.

26:43
Goal
 

Cristian Battocchio grabs a goal from inside the area low into the middle of the goal. Watford 1-0 Blackpool.The assist for the goal came from Troy Deeney.

22:32
 

Kirk Broadfoot fouled by Daniel Pudil, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Matt Gilks.

21:27
 

Mark Yeates takes a corner.

19:24
 

Short corner worked by Fernando Forestieri, Centre by Cristian Battocchio, clearance made by Matt Derbyshire. Corner taken by Mark Yeates from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by Matt Derbyshire. Lloyd Doyley fouled by Tom Ince, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Mark Yeates, clearance by Gary MacKenzie.

18:35
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mark Yeates on Alex Baptiste. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Crainey.

17:06
 

Foul by Neal Eardley on Matthew Briggs, free kick awarded. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Mark Yeates from left channel, Stephen Crainey manages to make a clearance.

13:42
 

The ball is sent over by Ikechi Anya, Gary MacKenzie makes a clearance.

11:59
 

Jonathan Hogg crosses the ball.

9:58
 

Ikechi Anya crosses the ball, Headed effort on goal by Jonathan Hogg from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the goal.

7:20
 

Fernando Forestieri has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.

6:37
 

A cross is delivered by Alex Baptiste, save by Jonathan Bond.

4:57
 

Matt Derbyshire takes a shot. Jonathan Bond makes a comfortable save.

3:39
 

The ball is sent over by Alex Baptiste, Ikechi Anya makes a clearance.

1:25
 

Gary MacKenzie concedes a free kick for a foul on Troy Deeney. Lloyd Doyley takes the direct free kick.

:40
 

Ikechi Anya is ruled offside. Direct free kick taken by Matt Gilks.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
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

Full Sky Bet Championship Table