• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 28 April 2012
  • Kick-off: 12:30
  • Venue: Vicarage Road Stadium
Watford

Watford

Iwelumo 68"

Deeney 87"

2 - 1

Watford vs Middlesbrough


Team Lineups

Watford

1 Loach
12 Doyley
5 Taylor
33 Nosworthy
3 Dickinson
4 Eustace
19 Buaben
22 Murray
32 Hogg
9 Deeney87"
10 Iwelumo68"
Substitutes
13 Gilmartin
6 Mariappa
11 Forsyth
24 Whichelow
25 Garner

Middlesbrough

1 Steele
2 Hoyte
6 McManus
15 Hines
3 Bennett
10 Bailey
14 Williams
17 Robson
38 Haroun
9 Emnes84"
30 Jutkiewicz
Substitutes
7 McDonald
8 Thomson
18 Arca
25 Main
29 McMahon

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Watford

L D W W W W W D

Middlesbrough

W W W L D W W L
Head to Head
Middlesbrough
1-0
Watford 05-Nov-2011
Middlesbrough
2-1
Watford 19-Mar-2011
Watford
3-1
Middlesbrough 25-Sep-2010
Watford
1-1
Middlesbrough 27-Mar-2010
Middlesbrough
0-1
Watford 17-Oct-2009
Middlesbrough
2-0
Watford 07-Mar-1995


Live Text Commentary
94:18 +4.18
 

Barry Robson crosses the ball, Scott McDonald produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

92:37 +2.37
 

The referee penalises Lloyd Doyley for handball. Free kick taken by Nicky Bailey.

92:18 +2.18
 

Centre by Troy Deeney.

91:31 +1.31
 

Justin Hoyte takes a shot. Blocked by Adrian Mariappa.

90:17 +0.17
 

Sean Murray fouled by Rhys Williams, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Scott Loach.

89:53
 

Nicky Bailey sends in a cross, clearance made by Sean Murray.

88:39
Substitution
 

Adrian Mariappa comes on in place of Chris Iwelumo.

87:45
Goal
 

The ball is crossed by Craig Forsyth, Troy Deeney scores a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Watford 2-1 Middlesbrough.Assist by Craig Forsyth.

87:26
 

Nicky Bailey crosses the ball, clearance by Martin Taylor.

85:12
 

Centre by Joe Bennett.

84:16
Goal
 

Marvin Emnes finds the net with a goal from inside the penalty box to the top left corner of the goal. Watford 1-1 Middlesbrough.Assist on the goal came from Barry Robson.

82:10
 

Troy Deeney produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.

81:21
 

Joe Bennett fouled by Chris Iwelumo, the ref awards a free kick. Stephen McManus takes the direct free kick.

79:58
 

Scott McDonald is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Scott Loach takes the direct free kick.

79:08
 

Chris Iwelumo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Seb Hines. Free kick taken by Jason Steele.

78:39
 

Justin Hoyte challenges Craig Forsyth unfairly and gives away a free kick. Sean Murray takes the free kick.

78:09
 

Justin Hoyte crosses the ball.

77:43
 

Martin Taylor concedes a free kick for a foul on Scott McDonald. Barry Robson takes the free kick.

75:01
 

Effort on goal by Chris Iwelumo from just outside the area goes harmlessly over the target.

74:33
 

Barry Robson takes a shot. Save made by Scott Loach.

73:21
Yellow card
 

Foul by John Eustace on Joe Bennett, free kick awarded. John Eustace receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Nicky Bailey takes the direct free kick.

70:28
 

Unfair challenge on Scott McDonald by John Eustace results in a free kick. Barry Robson takes the direct free kick.

69:42
 

Nicky Bailey goes into the book.

68:40
Goal
 

Troy Deeney crosses the ball, Chris Iwelumo finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Watford 1-0 Middlesbrough.Troy Deeney provided the assist for the goal.

68:08
 

Chris Iwelumo takes a shot. Save by Jason Steele.

67:18
 

Curtis Main gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Craig Forsyth. Direct free kick taken by John Eustace.

65:32
 

Unfair challenge on Sean Murray by Nicky Bailey results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Sean Murray.

65:03
 

The ball is crossed by Troy Deeney, Jason Steele makes a save.

64:20
 

Foul by Curtis Main on Carl Dickinson, free kick awarded. Scott Loach takes the free kick.

61:48
 

Scott McDonald is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Scott Loach.

60:16
 

Outswinging corner taken by Sean Murray from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Seb Hines.

59:42
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Sean Murray.

59:19
 

Justin Hoyte gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Craig Forsyth. Direct free kick taken by John Eustace. Sean Murray takes a shot. Nicky Bailey gets a block in.

57:46
 

Nyron Nosworthy concedes a free kick for a foul on Scott McDonald. Barry Robson takes the direct free kick.

56:45
Substitution
 

The official flags Faris Haroun offside. (Middlesbrough) makes a substitution, with Scott McDonald coming on for Faris Haroun. (Middlesbrough) makes a substitution, with Curtis Main coming on for Lukas Jutkiewicz. Scott Loach takes the indirect free kick.

56:03
 

Barry Robson takes the outswinging corner, clearance by Craig Forsyth.

55:54
 

Barry Robson takes a shot. John Eustace gets a block in.

55:07
 

Joe Bennett sends in a cross, Scott Loach makes a save.

54:47
 

The ball is delivered by Faris Haroun, Lloyd Doyley makes a clearance.

53:14
 

The ball is swung over by Justin Hoyte, clearance made by Carl Dickinson.

52:41
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Barry Robson.

52:08
 

Barry Robson takes a shot. John Eustace gets a block in.

51:22
 

Foul by John Eustace on Barry Robson, free kick awarded. Barry Robson restarts play with the free kick.

50:21
 

Sean Murray takes the outswinging corner, clearance made by Seb Hines.

48:52
 

Outswinging corner taken by Sean Murray.

45:22
Substitution
 

Stephen McManus concedes a free kick for a foul on Jonathan Hogg. Stephen McManus receives a yellow card. (Watford) makes a substitution, with Craig Forsyth coming on for Jonathan Hogg. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Sean Murray from right channel, Stephen McManus manages to make a clearance.

43:20
 

Troy Deeney is ruled offside. Jason Steele restarts play with the free kick.

42:32
 

Centre by Prince Buaben, Close range shot by Chris Iwelumo goes wide of the left-hand post.

42:23
 

Carl Dickinson crosses the ball, clearance by Stephen McManus.

41:40
 

Marvin Emnes takes a shot. Scott Loach makes a save.

41:06
 

Prince Buaben challenges Joe Bennett unfairly and gives away a free kick. Barry Robson takes the direct free kick.

40:18
 

Corner taken by Barry Robson from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Troy Deeney.

40:02
 

Centre by Justin Hoyte, Faris Haroun takes a shot. Save by Scott Loach.

39:36
 

The ball is swung over by Joe Bennett, Lloyd Doyley manages to make a clearance.

38:21
 

Shot from just outside the area by Nicky Bailey misses to the right of the target.

37:35
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Barry Robson.

36:46
 

Carl Dickinson produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal.

36:16
 

Jonathan Hogg fouled by Marvin Emnes, the ref awards a free kick. Sean Murray takes the direct free kick.

31:17
 

Carl Dickinson concedes a free kick for a foul on Barry Robson. Direct free kick taken by Barry Robson.

30:18
 

Corner taken by Barry Robson played to the near post, Chris Iwelumo makes a clearance.

30:07
 

Barry Robson takes a shot. Scott Loach makes a save.

28:56
 

Lloyd Doyley fouled by Barry Robson, the ref awards a free kick. Nyron Nosworthy takes the free kick.

28:27
 

Effort from long distance by Jonathan Hogg goes wide right of the target.

27:24
 

John Eustace gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Rhys Williams. Free kick taken by Nicky Bailey.

26:20
 

Unfair challenge on Marvin Emnes by Prince Buaben results in a free kick. Marvin Emnes takes the free kick.

24:46
 

Inswinging corner taken by Sean Murray, Jason Steele makes a save.

24:04
 

The ball is swung over by Jonathan Hogg, clearance made by Seb Hines.

23:32
 

A cross is delivered by Troy Deeney, Joe Bennett gets a block in.

20:32
 

Justin Hoyte sends in a cross.

18:55
 

Centre by Justin Hoyte, Lloyd Doyley makes a clearance.

18:10
 

Unfair challenge on Rhys Williams by Sean Murray results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jason Steele.

16:28
 

Corner taken by Barry Robson, free kick awarded for a foul by Marvin Emnes on Scott Loach. Free kick taken by Scott Loach.

16:18
 

Marvin Emnes takes a shot. Save made by Scott Loach.

15:18
 

Foul by Jonathan Hogg on Rhys Williams, free kick awarded. Seb Hines restarts play with the free kick.

13:56
 

Joe Bennett takes a shot. Save by Scott Loach.

13:21
 

Corner taken by Barry Robson from the right by-line, John Eustace makes a clearance.

13:13
 

Rhys Williams sends in a cross, Nyron Nosworthy makes a clearance.

12:09
 

The ball is swung over by Lloyd Doyley.

10:16
 

Unfair challenge on Prince Buaben by Joe Bennett results in a free kick. Sean Murray takes the direct free kick.

7:47
 

Troy Deeney is caught offside. Jason Steele restarts play with the free kick.

7:10
 

Faris Haroun has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide left of the goal.

4:23
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Chris Iwelumo. Direct free kick taken by Jason Steele.

3:47
 

Nicky Bailey takes a shot from 35 yards and missed to the right of the net.

3:19
 

Jonathan Hogg gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marvin Emnes. Free kick taken by Nicky Bailey.

:55
 

Lloyd Doyley concedes a free kick for a foul on Barry Robson. Barry Robson restarts play with the free kick.

:20
 

Stephen McManus fouled by Troy Deeney, the ref awards a free kick. Jason Steele restarts play with the free kick.

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