• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 15 February 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Vicarage Road Stadium
Watford

Watford

Whichelow 68"

Thompson 78"

2 - 2
Preston North End

Preston North End

St. Ledger 0"

Clarke 36"

Watford vs Preston North End


Team Lineups

Watford

1 Loach
2 Hodson
5 Taylor
6 Mariappa
12 Doyley
4 Eustace
7 Cowie
15 McGinn
32 Drinkwater
10 Graham
22 Weimann
Substitutes
13 Gilmartin
9 Deeney
14 Jenkins
20 Sordell
24 Whichelow68"
29 Thompson78"
31 Townsend

Preston North End

21 Turner
19 Jones
4 St. Ledger0"
29 Cort
12 Gray
10 Nicholson
15 Barton
24 Ashbee
11 Treacy
23 Clarke36"
27 Johnson
Substitutes
1 Lonergan
8 Hayes
14 Mayor
17 Parry
20 Russell
38 Proctor
42 Wright

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Watford

L D W W W W W D

Preston North End

D D W L L L W D
Head to Head
Preston
1-1
Watford 03-Apr-2010
Watford
2-0
Preston 07-Nov-2009
Preston
2-0
Watford 28-Oct-2008
Watford
2-1
Preston 04-Oct-2008
Watford
0-0
Preston 23-Feb-2008
Preston
1-0
Watford 12-Jan-2008


Live Text Commentary
93:53 +3.53
 

Danny Mayor produces a cross.

91:40 +1.4
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Stephen McGinn goes wide right of the goal.

90:37 +0.37
 

Caution for Adrian Mariappa. Adrian Mariappa challenges Darel Russell unfairly and gives away a free kick. Barry Nicholson crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel, Adam Thompson makes a clearance.

90:07 +0.07
 

Jamie Proctor has an effort at goal from the edge of the box that misses to the right of the target.

89:51
 

Adam Thompson crosses the ball, David Gray manages to make a clearance.

88:52
 

Corner taken right-footed by Don Cowie from the right by-line, Headed effort from deep inside the area by Martin Taylor misses to the right of the target.

87:28
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Matthew Whichelow.

86:30
 

Andreas Weimann fouled by David Gray, the ref awards a free kick. Don Cowie restarts play with the free kick.

86:06
 

Centre by Marvin Sordell, clearance made by David Gray.

85:17
 

Marvin Sordell takes a shot. Save by Iain Turner.

84:13
 

Leon Clarke takes a shot. Scott Loach makes a save.

83:12
 

Adrian Mariappa gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Danny Mayor. Ian Ashbee takes the direct free kick.

82:35
 

A cross is delivered by Matthew Whichelow, clearance by Sean St. Ledger.

81:11
 

The ball is swung over by Matthew Whichelow, clearance by Sean St. Ledger.

79:57
 

Darel Russell sends in a cross, save by Scott Loach.

78:21
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Adam Thompson from close in low into the middle of the goal. Watford 2-2 Preston.Martin Taylor provided the assist for the goal.

77:57
Substitution
 

Danny Mayor on for Adam Barton.

76:52
 

Handball by Darel Russell. Direct free kick taken by Scott Loach.

76:25
 

Darel Russell has an effort at goal from outside the area hitting the post.

75:01
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Don Cowie, clearance by Ian Ashbee.

74:48
 

Centre by Danny Graham, clearance by Sean St. Ledger.

74:21
 

Don Cowie takes the inswinging corner, Darel Russell makes a clearance.

73:24
Substitution
 

Darel Russell is brought on as a substitute for Keith Treacy.

72:45
Substitution
 

Marvin Sordell comes on in place of John Eustace.

72:28
 

Keith Treacy has an effort at goal from 35 yards and went wide left of the net.

71:49
 

Jamie Proctor delivers the ball, Effort on goal by Keith Treacy from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

70:06
 

Danny Graham is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Iain Turner takes the free kick.

68:10
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Matthew Whichelow from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Watford 1-2 Preston.Assist by Stephen McGinn.

66:30
 

Corner taken right-footed by Adam Barton to the near post, save by Scott Loach.

66:01
 

Corner taken by Adam Barton played to the near post, Matthew Whichelow manages to make a clearance.

65:50
 

A cross is delivered by Jamie Proctor.

64:51
Substitution
 

Jamie Proctor joins the action as a substitute, replacing Eddie Johnson.

63:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen McGinn by Barry Nicholson. John Eustace takes the free kick.

62:04
 

Barry Nicholson sends in a cross, Shot from deep inside the area by Eddie Johnson clears the bar.

61:19
 

The ball is swung over by Lee Hodson, clearance by Leon Cort.

59:32
 

Lee Hodson crosses the ball, save by Iain Turner.

58:12
 

The ball is crossed by Lee Hodson, save by Iain Turner.

56:58
 

Foul by Sean St. Ledger on John Eustace, free kick awarded. Scott Loach takes the direct free kick.

56:45
 

Inswinging corner taken by Adam Barton from the left by-line, clearance made by John Eustace.

54:57
 

A cross is delivered by Don Cowie.

54:33
 

Outswinging corner taken by Don Cowie from the right by-line, clearance made by Leon Cort.

54:06
 

John Eustace takes a shot. Sean St. Ledger gets a block in.

53:24
Yellow card
 

Booking for Keith Treacy for unsporting behaviour. Free kick awarded for a foul by Keith Treacy on Adam Thompson. Don Cowie crosses the ball in from the free kick.

52:34
Yellow card
 

David Gray is given a yellow card. David Gray gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Matthew Whichelow. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Adrian Mariappa.

50:43
 

Danny Graham decides to take a short corner.

50:12
 

Barry Nicholson challenges Matthew Whichelow unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Adrian Mariappa.

47:51
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adam Barton by John Eustace. Direct free kick taken by Adam Barton.

46:09 +1.09
 

Ian Ashbee produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that goes harmlessly over the target.

47:14
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Barry Nicholson by Matthew Whichelow. Iain Turner restarts play with the free kick.

46:02 +1.02
 

Corner taken left-footed by Keith Treacy, save by Scott Loach.

47:01
 

A cross is delivered by Lee Hodson, clearance by Adam Barton.

45:31 +0.31
 

Leon Clarke takes a shot. Blocked by Martin Taylor.

45:01
Substitution
 

Adam Thompson replaces Daniel Drinkwater. Matthew Whichelow replaces Lloyd Doyley.

41:00
Yellow card
 

Adam Barton receives a yellow card. Adam Barton concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephen McGinn. Lee Hodson crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance by Sean St. Ledger.

40:16
 

Unfair challenge on Lloyd Doyley by Eddie Johnson results in a free kick. Scott Loach takes the direct free kick.

39:22
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Adam Barton from the left by-line, clearance made by Adrian Mariappa.

38:50
 

Billy Jones crosses the ball, clearance by Adrian Mariappa.

36:33
Goal
 

Leon Clarke grabs a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Watford 0-2 Preston.The assist for the goal came from Keith Treacy.

34:54
 

The ball is swung over by Lee Hodson, Iain Turner makes a save.

33:40
 

Billy Jones delivers the ball.

32:41
 

Corner taken short by Don Cowie. The ball is swung over by Daniel Drinkwater, Header from close range by Adrian Mariappa clears the bar.

32:35
 

Don Cowie sends in a cross, clearance by Leon Cort.

31:02
 

The ball is delivered by Danny Graham.

28:33
 

Danny Graham takes a shot. Save by Iain Turner.

27:45
 

The ball is sent over by Don Cowie, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Danny Graham goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

27:38
 

Centre by Adrian Mariappa.

24:44
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Leon Clarke by Martin Taylor. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Keith Treacy, save by Scott Loach.

21:58
 

Billy Jones delivers the ball, Lloyd Doyley manages to make a clearance.

21:32
 

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

17:45
 

Adrian Mariappa crosses the ball, clearance by David Gray.

14:56
 

Keith Treacy concedes a free kick for a foul on Adrian Mariappa. Scott Loach takes the free kick.

12:11
 

The ball is crossed by Danny Graham.

10:20
 

Don Cowie crosses the ball, Leon Cort manages to make a clearance.

7:31
 

Centre by Keith Treacy.

4:43
 

Eddie Johnson is caught offside. Free kick taken by Scott Loach.

:39
Goal
 

Sean St. Ledger scores a headed goal from close in. Watford 0-1 Preston.Assist by Barry Nicholson.

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