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  • Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sun 02 February 2014
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Vicarage Road Stadium
Watford

Watford

Anya 12"

Forestieri 59"

2 - 0

Watford vs Brighton and Hove Albion


Team Lineups

Watford

1 Almunia
4 Angella
17 Hall
6 Ekstrand
27 Cassetti
8 Merkel
7 Battocchio
28 Tozser
21 Anya12"
9 Deeney
11 Forestieri59"
Substitutes
20 Park
23 Diakite
3 Bellerin
12 Doyley
16 Murray
19 Faraoni
30 Bond

Brighton and Hove Albion

29 Kuszczak
2 Saltor
3 Greer
20 Upson
17 Ward
6 Stephens
4 Andrews
18 Forster-Caskey
21 Lopez
19 Ulloa
11 Orlandi
Substitutes
9 David Rodriguez
1 Brezovan
5 Dunk
14 Calderon
22 Obika
25 LuaLua
27 March

Possession Stats

30%
70%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Watford

L D W W W W W D

Brighton and Hove Albion

W L L L D L L D
Head to Head
Brighton
1-1
Watford 28-Oct-2013
Brighton
1-3
Watford 29-Dec-2012
Watford
0-1
Brighton 18-Sep-2012
Brighton
2-2
Watford 17-Apr-2012
Watford
1-0
Brighton 01-Nov-2011
Brighton
0-1
Watford 18-Feb-2006


Live Text Commentary
95:27 +5.27
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kazenga LuaLua on Marco Cassetti.

94:50 +4.5
 

Dale Stephens takes a strike on goal from the free kick which goes harmlessly over the bar.

93:55 +3.55
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Solly March by Ju-Young Park.

93:32 +3.32
 

Keith Andrews restarts play with the free kick.

93:27 +3.27
 

Samba Diakite concedes a free kick for a foul on Keith Andrews.

Full time
 

The referee blows the whistle to end the game.

92:53 +2.53
 

Solly March delivers the ball.

91:42 +1.42
 

Samba Diakite gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Dale Stephens.

90:13 +0.13
Substitution
 

Ju-Young Park comes on in place of Fernando Forestieri.

89:29
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Fernando Forestieri by Kazenga LuaLua.

89:16
 

The ball is sent over by Solly March.

87:08
Substitution
 

(Watford) makes a substitution, with Samba Diakite coming on for Cristian Battocchio.

84:47
 

Clearance made by Gordon Greer.

82:26
 

Free kick taken by Manuel Almunia.

81:58
 

Solly March concedes a free kick for a foul on Ikechi Anya.

81:06
 

Corner taken by Dale Stephens from the left by-line.

80:42
 

Marco Cassetti makes a clearance.

80:21
Substitution
 

David Lopez goes off and Solly March comes on.

79:54
 

Sean Murray shoots direct from the free kick and goes left of the target.

78:55
 

Gordon Greer challenges Troy Deeney unfairly and gives away a free kick.

78:12
 

Clearance by Matthew Upson.

77:28
 

Clearance by Gabriele Angella.

75:44
Substitution
 

Sean Murray joins the action as a substitute, replacing Alexander Merkel.

75:04
 

Clearance by Bruno Saltor.

74:47
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by David Lopez.

73:28
 

Kazenga LuaLua has an effort at goal. Gabriele Angella gets a block in.

72:37
 

Clearance made by Fitz Hall.

71:13
 

The ball is sent over by Stephen Ward.

71:08
 

Strike comes in from David Lopez from the free kick. Daniel Tozser gets a block in.

69:53
 

The referee cautions Daniel Tozser for unsporting behaviour.

69:11
 

Fernando Forestieri gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jose Ulloa.

68:37
 

Free kick taken by Manuel Almunia.

67:08
 

Kazenga LuaLua fouled by Marco Cassetti, the ref awards a free kick.

65:19
 

Kazenga LuaLua crosses the ball.

64:39
 

The ball is delivered by Marco Cassetti.

63:19
Substitution
 

(Brighton) makes a substitution, with Sanchez David Rodriguez coming on for Andrea Orlandi.

62:59
 

Daniel Tozser fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick over the bar.

61:54
 

Matthew Upson makes a clearance.

61:53
 

Matthew Upson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Troy Deeney.

61:33
 

Clearance by Bruno Saltor.

59:35
Goal
 

Fernando Forestieri scores a right footed goal. Watford 2-0 Brighton.

58:18
 

Free kick taken by Manuel Almunia.

57:47
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Joel Ekstrand by Andrea Orlandi.

57:28
 

Manuel Almunia restarts play with the free kick.

57:01
 

Bruno Saltor challenges Alexander Merkel unfairly and gives away a free kick.

54:34
 

Andrea Orlandi delivers the ball.

53:51
 

Clearance made by Keith Andrews.

53:51
 

Ikechi Anya produces a cross.

53:05
 

Matthew Upson manages to make a clearance.

52:11
 

Centre by Kazenga LuaLua.

51:35
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andrea Orlandi by Fernando Forestieri.

50:38
 

Unfair challenge on Jose Ulloa by Cristian Battocchio results in a free kick.

49:51
 

Dale Stephens concedes a free kick for a foul on Fernando Forestieri.

48:23
 

Troy Deeney delivers the ball.

47:48
 

Clearance by Fitz Hall.

46:04
 

Free kick taken by Gordon Greer.

46:00
 

Keith Andrews fouled by Cristian Battocchio, the ref awards a free kick.

45:12
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jose Ulloa on Joel Ekstrand.

Half time
 

The referee calls an end to the first half.

43:14
 

Ikechi Anya makes a clearance.

43:11
 

Kazenga LuaLua takes the chance to get an effort at goal and hits the bar.

42:39
 

Shot by Cristian Battocchio. Blocked by Dale Stephens.

42:07
 

Unfair challenge on Joel Ekstrand by David Lopez results in a free kick.

40:02
 

Andrea Orlandi manages to make a clearance.

39:28
Substitution
 

Jake Forster-Caskey goes off and Kazenga LuaLua comes on.

39:05
 

Foul by Jose Ulloa on Joel Ekstrand, free kick awarded.

38:57
 

Marco Cassetti delivers the ball.

37:27
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jake Forster-Caskey by Joel Ekstrand.

36:50
 

Manuel Almunia takes the free kick.

35:44
 

David Lopez challenges Fernando Forestieri unfairly and gives away a free kick.

35:22
 

Cristian Battocchio gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jake Forster-Caskey.

34:43
 

Corner taken by Andrea Orlandi from the left by-line.

33:55
 

Gabriele Angella manages to make a clearance.

33:20
 

The ball is swung over by David Lopez.

32:37
 

Matthew Upson manages to make a clearance.

31:24
 

Unfair challenge on Bruno Saltor by Troy Deeney results in a free kick.

30:07
 

Clearance by Andrea Orlandi.

28:51
 

Marco Cassetti delivers the ball.

27:53
 

Keith Andrews produces a cross.

27:23
 

Bruno Saltor delivers the ball.

26:55
 

Free kick taken by Keith Andrews.

26:50
 

Keith Andrews fouled by Troy Deeney, the ref awards a free kick.

26:29
 

Fernando Forestieri takes a shot. Tomasz Kuszczak catches the ball.

26:27
 

Centre by Marco Cassetti.

24:41
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Alexander Merkel.

24:13
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Alexander Merkel.

22:37
 

Foul by Gordon Greer on Fernando Forestieri, free kick awarded.

22:24
 

Free kick taken by Daniel Tozser.

22:09
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Gabriele Angella by Andrea Orlandi.

19:39
 

Ikechi Anya has an effort at goal. Tomasz Kuszczak blocks the ball.

18:44
 

Fernando Forestieri concedes a free kick for a foul on David Lopez.

16:34
 

Clearance made by Gabriele Angella.

15:27
 

Gabriele Angella manages to make a clearance.

14:41
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Daniel Tozser on Andrea Orlandi.

12:31
Goal
 

Ikechi Anya scores with a left foot finish. Watford 1-0 Brighton.Alexander Merkel provided the assist for the goal.

11:31
 

Fernando Forestieri has an effort at goal. Tomasz Kuszczak makes a block.

8:33
 

Jose Ulloa fouled by Daniel Tozser, the ref awards a free kick.

8:02
 

Shot by Alexander Merkel went wide of the left-hand post.

7:37
 

Keith Andrews fouled by Marco Cassetti, the ref awards a free kick.

7:34
 

Free kick crossed by Alexander Merkel.

7:05
 

Stephen Ward concedes a free kick for a foul on Troy Deeney.

5:03
 

Clearance by Joel Ekstrand.

3:42
 

Clearance by Marco Cassetti.

2:39
 

Gabriele Angella manages to make a clearance.

1:06
 

Fitz Hall manages to make a clearance.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to start the match.

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