• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 23 February 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Vicarage Road Stadium
Watford

Watford

Vydra 34"

Ekstrand 67"

2 - 1
Derby County

Derby County

Ward 72" (P)

Watford vs Derby County


Team Lineups

Watford

1 Almunia
12 Doyley
33 Nosworthy
40 Ekstrand67"
27 Cassetti
22 Abdi
38 Battocchio
39 Chalobah
21 Anya
20 Vydra34"
36 Geijo
Substitutes
30 Bond
7 Yeates
8 Hogg
9 Deeney
11 Forsyth
16 Murray
41 Forestieri

Derby County

13 Legzdins
18 Davies
2 Brayford
6 Keogh
22 Hoganson
4 Bryson
7 Coutts
8 Hendrick
12 Jacobs
10 Ward72"
32 Sammon
Substitutes
1 Fielding
5 Buxton
14 Doyle
20 Bennett
21 Gjokaj
25 Martin
29 Hanson

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Watford

W L D W W W W W

Derby County

L L D W D W D D
Head to Head
Derby
5-1
Watford 01-Sep-2012
Derby
1-2
Watford 10-Mar-2012
Watford
0-1
Derby 13-Aug-2011
Watford
3-0
Derby 15-Jan-2011
Derby
4-1
Watford 30-Oct-2010
Derby
2-0
Watford 06-Mar-2010


Live Text Commentary
91:56 +1.56
 

Centre by Ikechi Anya.

91:44 +1.44
 

The ball is sent over by Troy Deeney.

89:07
 

Handball by Troy Deeney. Adam Legzdins takes the free kick.

88:37
 

A cross is delivered by Almen Abdi.

87:44
 

Corner taken by Jamie Ward, Troy Deeney manages to make a clearance.

86:37
Substitution
 

Foul by Matej Vydra on Chris Martin, free kick awarded. Troy Deeney on for Matej Vydra. Free kick crossed right-footed by Jamie Ward from left channel, Nyron Nosworthy makes a clearance.

86:17
 

Centre by Jonathan Hogg, Jeff Hendrick manages to make a clearance.

85:45
 

Chris Martin takes a shot. Save made by Jonathan Bond.

81:28
 

Shot from just outside the box by Jamie Ward goes over the bar.

81:02
 

Paul Coutts crosses the ball.

79:45
 

Mason Bennett takes a shot. Save made by Jonathan Bond.

78:47
 

A cross is delivered by Ikechi Anya, Jake Buxton makes a clearance. Cristian Battocchio has an effort at goal from long range that misses to the right of the target.

75:48
 

Corner taken right-footed by Jamie Ward, Nathaniel Chalobah manages to make a clearance. Corner taken by Jamie Ward, clearance made by Marco Cassetti.

74:37
Substitution
 

Jonathan Hogg comes on in place of Alexandre Geijo.

70:56
Goal
 

John Brayford delivers the ball, Lloyd Doyley makes a clearance. Mason Bennett on for Conor Sammon. Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Jamie Ward from the left by-line, Foul by Lloyd Doyley on Chris Martin, Penalty awarded. Placed penalty scored by Jamie Ward. Watford 2-1 Derby.

69:44
 

Corner taken by Almen Abdi from the left by-line, save made by Adam Legzdins.

66:45
Goal
 

Marco Cassetti takes a shot. Ben Davies gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken by Almen Abdi, Goal scored by Joel Ekstrand from inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Watford 2-0 Derby.Assist by Almen Abdi.

63:13
 

Joel Ekstrand concedes a free kick for a foul on Conor Sammon. Direct free kick taken by Jeff Hendrick.

57:43
 

Unfair challenge on Conor Sammon by Joel Ekstrand results in a free kick. Jamie Ward crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel.

57:14
 

Marco Cassetti challenges Ben Davies unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ben Davies takes the direct free kick.

56:05
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jamie Ward on Cristian Battocchio. Jamie Ward booked for unsporting behaviour. Nathaniel Chalobah takes the free kick.

55:13
 

Almen Abdi takes a shot. Adam Legzdins makes a save.

49:42 +4.42
 

Corner taken by Almen Abdi from the right by-line to the near post.

49:19 +4.19
 

Nathaniel Chalobah takes a shot. Save by Adam Legzdins.

47:41 +2.41
 

Ben Davies challenges Matej Vydra unfairly and gives away a free kick. Caution for Ben Davies. Almen Abdi produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick, Jamie Ward gets a block in.

47:23 +2.23
 

Craig Bryson takes a shot. Save made by Jonathan Bond.

49:21
 

Ben Davies gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marco Cassetti. Free kick taken by Almen Abdi.

46:49
 

Foul by Almen Abdi on Ben Davies, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Ben Davies.

45:09
 

Shot from just outside the box by Conor Sammon misses to the right of the target.

44:12
Substitution
 

(Watford) makes a substitution, with Jonathan Bond coming on for Manuel Almunia.

38:05
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Almen Abdi, clearance by Richard Keogh.

37:47
 

Corner taken by Almen Abdi from the right by-line played to the near post, Paul Coutts makes a clearance.

37:34
 

The ball is crossed by Almen Abdi, John Brayford manages to make a clearance.

34:49
Goal
 

Matej Vydra fires in a goal from just outside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Watford 1-0 Derby.

33:57
 

Conor Sammon concedes a free kick for a foul on Joel Ekstrand. Free kick taken by Joel Ekstrand.

33:02
 

The official flags Alexandre Geijo offside. Direct free kick taken by John Brayford.

32:10
 

Close range shot by Ikechi Anya goes wide of the right-hand upright.

29:42
 

Nathaniel Chalobah concedes a free kick for a foul on Jamie Ward. Paul Coutts crosses the ball in from the free kick, save by Manuel Almunia.

28:07
 

Matej Vydra takes a shot. Clearance made by Richard Keogh. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Almen Abdi, Shot on goal by Joel Ekstrand from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

27:47
 

Almen Abdi sends in a cross, save made by Adam Legzdins.

27:32
 

The ball is crossed by Ikechi Anya, clearance made by John Brayford.

26:03
 

Jamie Ward delivers the ball.

25:39
 

Michael Jacobs fouled by Joel Ekstrand, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Paul Coutts.

23:50
 

Lloyd Doyley fouled by Jamie Ward, the ref awards a free kick. Manuel Almunia takes the free kick.

20:54
 

Foul by Nathaniel Chalobah on John Brayford, free kick awarded. Adam Legzdins takes the direct free kick.

20:31
 

Ikechi Anya crosses the ball, clearance by Craig Bryson.

18:36
 

The ball is delivered by Jamie Ward.

13:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jeff Hendrick by Cristian Battocchio. Direct free kick taken by Jeff Hendrick.

11:32
 

The ball is crossed by Cristian Battocchio, Adam Legzdins makes a save.

11:14
 

The ball is crossed by Paul Coutts.

10:12
 

The ball is delivered by Jamie Ward, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Conor Sammon misses to the left of the goal.

6:59
 

Marco Cassetti takes a shot. Save made by Adam Legzdins.

6:40
 

Ikechi Anya sends in a cross, clearance made by John Brayford.

5:12
 

Matej Vydra takes a shot. Adam Legzdins makes a save. Shot from just outside the box by Alexandre Geijo misses to the right of the goal.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Watford 45 41 88
2 Bournemouth 44 47 84
3 Middlesbrough 45 31 84
4 Norwich 45 38 83
5 Ipswich 45 19 78
6 Derby 45 32 77
7 Brentford 45 16 75
8 Wolverhampton 45 12 75
9 Blackburn 45 6 64
10 Charlton 45 -3 60

Full Sky Bet Championship Table