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  • Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 19 November 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Vicarage Road Stadium
Watford

Watford

Kightly 1"

Sordell 44"

2 - 0

Watford vs Portsmouth


Team Lineups

Watford

1 Loach
2 Hodson
6 Mariappa
33 Nosworthy
3 Dickinson
7 Yeates
18 Kightly1"
19 Buaben
32 Hogg
20 Sordell44"
10 Iwelumo
Substitutes
13 Gilmartin
4 Eustace
9 Deeney
21 Mirfin
37 Beattie

Portsmouth

13 Henderson
15 Halford
3 Rocha
5 Pearce
26 Ben-Haim
2 Ward
8 Mullins
10 Huseklepp
19 Norris
11 Varney
18 Kitson
Substitutes
1 Ashdown
4 Mokoena
14 Razak
25 Mwaruwari
27 Kanu

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Watford

L D W W W W W D

Portsmouth

L D D L W W L L
Head to Head
Watford
3-0
Portsmouth 01-Jan-2011
Portsmouth
3-2
Watford 16-Oct-2010
Watford
2-2
Portsmouth 01-Jan-2003
Portsmouth
3-0
Watford 24-Aug-2002
Portsmouth
0-1
Watford 13-Apr-2002
Watford
3-0
Portsmouth 25-Nov-2001


Live Text Commentary
93:02 +3.02
 

Unfair challenge on Troy Deeney by Abdul Razak results in a free kick. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Mark Yeates, blocked by Dave Kitson. Inswinging corner taken by Mark Yeates from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by Benjani Mwaruwari.

92:06 +2.06
 

The ball is sent over by Mark Yeates, Greg Halford manages to make a clearance.

91:26 +1.26
 

Mark Yeates has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal.

88:49
 

Foul by Nyron Nosworthy on Dave Kitson, free kick awarded. Erik Huseklepp produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick, Scott Loach makes a save.

86:37
 

Jonathan Hogg concedes a free kick for a foul on Hayden Mullins. Direct free kick taken by Hayden Mullins. Foul by Jonathan Hogg on Erik Huseklepp, free kick awarded. The ball is delivered by Erik Huseklepp, Header from close in by Dave Kitson misses to the left of the target.

83:56
 

Unfair challenge on Mark Yeates by Benjani Mwaruwari results in a free kick. Lee Hodson takes the free kick.

83:24
 

The referee gives a free kick against Benjani Mwaruwari for handball. Free kick taken by Scott Loach.

82:15
Substitution
 

Michael Kightly goes off and Troy Deeney comes on.

81:20
 

Unfair challenge on Luke Varney by Carl Dickinson results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ricardo Rocha.

80:42
 

The offside flag is raised against Benjani Mwaruwari. Scott Loach takes the direct free kick.

79:40
 

Erik Huseklepp takes the inswinging corner, Luke Varney takes a shot. Save by Scott Loach.

78:18
 

Unfair challenge on Marvin Sordell by Abdul Razak results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Mark Yeates.

76:32
 

A cross is delivered by Joel Ward, clearance made by Nyron Nosworthy.

75:32
 

Mark Yeates is penalised for a handball. Free kick taken by Abdul Razak.

74:02
Yellow card
 

Jonathan Hogg concedes a free kick for a foul on Abdul Razak. Booking for Jonathan Hogg for unsporting behaviour. Stephen Henderson restarts play with the free kick.

71:16
 

Corner taken right-footed by Carl Dickinson from the right by-line, Foul by Chris Iwelumo on Joel Ward, free kick awarded. Stephen Henderson takes the free kick.

70:21
Substitution
 

Abdul Razak replaces David Norris.

68:52
 

Mark Yeates crosses the ball, blocked by Jason Pearce. Inswinging corner taken by Mark Yeates from the right by-line, Dave Kitson manages to make a clearance. Lee Hodson produces a cross, Marvin Sordell has a header from inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

67:56
 

Erik Huseklepp sends in a cross.

66:07
 

The referee blows for offside against Benjani Mwaruwari. Scott Loach takes the free kick. Unfair challenge on Ricardo Rocha by Chris Iwelumo results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Stephen Henderson.

65:08
 

Greg Halford produces a cross.

64:09
 

Marvin Sordell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joel Ward. Stephen Henderson restarts play with the free kick.

62:08
 

Ricardo Rocha gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris Iwelumo. Free kick crossed right-footed by Mark Yeates from left channel, Stephen Henderson makes a save.

60:31
 

Unfair challenge on David Norris by Michael Kightly results in a free kick. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Greg Halford.

58:29
 

Mark Yeates crosses the ball, Ricardo Rocha gets a block in. Mark Yeates takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Benjani Mwaruwari makes a clearance.

56:51
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Dave Kitson a yellow card. Dave Kitson challenges Lee Hodson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Lee Hodson takes the free kick.

56:12
 

Effort from inside the area by Marvin Sordell misses to the right of the goal.

55:00
 

Centre by Luke Varney, clearance made by Adrian Mariappa. Michael Kightly challenges Greg Halford unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Erik Huseklepp from right channel, Jonathan Hogg manages to make a clearance.

53:23
 

Mark Yeates takes a shot. Jason Pearce gets a block in.

51:13
 

Greg Halford challenges Michael Kightly unfairly and gives away a free kick. Scott Loach takes the direct free kick.

49:46
 

The offside flag is raised against Benjani Mwaruwari. Direct free kick taken by Scott Loach.

48:30
 

Prince Buaben takes a shot. Jason Pearce gets a block in. Corner from right by-line taken by Mark Yeates. Carl Dickinson crosses the ball, save made by Stephen Henderson.

46:52 +1.52
 

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

47:43
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Luke Varney by Chris Iwelumo. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Henderson.

46:33
 

Effort from just outside the area by Dave Kitson goes over the bar.

45:10
 

Marvin Sordell has shot on goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

45:01
Substitution
 

Tal Ben-Haim goes off and Benjani Mwaruwari comes on.

44:04
Goal
 

Outswinging corner taken by Mark Yeates from the right by-line, Marvin Sordell gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the box low into the middle of the goal. Watford 2-0 Portsmouth.Assist on the goal came from Mark Yeates.

43:55
 

Lee Hodson produces a cross, clearance by Tal Ben-Haim.

42:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Joel Ward by Jonathan Hogg. Free kick taken by Greg Halford.

41:37
 

Unfair challenge on Dave Kitson by Jonathan Hogg results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Greg Halford.

40:00
 

Inswinging corner taken by Erik Huseklepp.

39:18
 

Chris Iwelumo concedes a free kick for a foul on Tal Ben-Haim. Erik Huseklepp crosses the ball in from the free kick, Adrian Mariappa manages to make a clearance.

39:03
 

Erik Huseklepp sends in a cross, clearance by Carl Dickinson.

37:17
 

The offside flag is raised against Luke Varney. Free kick taken by Nyron Nosworthy.

35:57
 

The official flags David Norris offside. Scott Loach restarts play with the free kick.

34:52
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Erik Huseklepp from the left by-line, Chris Iwelumo makes a clearance.

34:24
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tal Ben-Haim by Chris Iwelumo. Jason Pearce takes the direct free kick.

31:54
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Iwelumo by Jason Pearce. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Mark Yeates. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jason Pearce by Chris Iwelumo. Stephen Henderson takes the free kick.

30:45
 

Corner taken by Mark Yeates played to the near post, Luke Varney makes a clearance.

30:14
 

Lee Hodson fouled by Tal Ben-Haim, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mark Yeates. A cross is delivered by Mark Yeates, save by Stephen Henderson.

27:45
 

The offside flag is raised against Luke Varney. Free kick taken by Scott Loach.

25:43
 

Centre by Lee Hodson, Marvin Sordell produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that clears the crossbar.

23:34
 

Jonathan Hogg crosses the ball, clearance by Ricardo Rocha. Centre by Michael Kightly.

21:47
 

Unfair challenge on Hayden Mullins by Jonathan Hogg results in a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Erik Huseklepp from right channel.

21:30
 

Luke Varney produces a cross, Carl Dickinson manages to make a clearance.

18:29
 

Dave Kitson fouled by Carl Dickinson, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Henderson.

18:00
 

The ball is sent over by Lee Hodson, Jason Pearce manages to make a clearance.

17:19
 

The ball is crossed by Marvin Sordell.

16:36
 

Michael Kightly produces a cross, Jason Pearce makes a clearance.

16:25
 

Michael Kightly crosses the ball, Greg Halford manages to make a clearance.

16:06
 

The ball is delivered by Marvin Sordell, clearance made by Jason Pearce.

15:22
 

Marvin Sordell takes a shot. Save by Stephen Henderson.

13:49
 

Michael Kightly produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

13:20
 

Centre by Lee Hodson, clearance by Jason Pearce.

9:18
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Prince Buaben clears the bar. The ball is delivered by Stephen Henderson. Adrian Mariappa fouled by David Norris, the ref awards a free kick. Scott Loach takes the free kick.

7:21
 

Luke Varney delivers the ball, Nyron Nosworthy manages to make a clearance.

7:00
 

The ball is delivered by Michael Kightly, save made by Stephen Henderson.

6:45
 

Centre by Erik Huseklepp, Jonathan Hogg manages to make a clearance.

5:30
 

Foul by Michael Kightly on Greg Halford, free kick awarded. Stephen Henderson takes the free kick.

4:53
 

Luke Varney takes a shot. Save made by Scott Loach.

3:41
 

Luke Varney has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal.

2:34
 

Dave Kitson challenges Adrian Mariappa unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Scott Loach.

1:15
Goal
 

Michael Kightly finds the back of the net with a goal from outside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Watford 1-0 Portsmouth.

1:00
 

Centre by Michael Kightly, clearance by Tal Ben-Haim.

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