• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 05 March 2013
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Vicarage Road Stadium
Watford

Watford

Forestieri 52"

Forestieri 62"

2 - 1

Watford vs Sheffield Wednesday


Team Lineups

Watford

30 Bond
27 Cassetti
33 Nosworthy
40 Ekstrand
21 Anya
38 Battocchio
22 Abdi
18 Pudil
8 Hogg
9 Deeney
20 Vydra
Substitutes
34 Bonham
7 Yeates
12 Doyley
16 Murray
36 Geijo
39 Chalobah
41 Forestieri52"62"

Sheffield Wednesday

1 Kirkland
2 Buxton
4 Gardner
32 Llera
19 Pugh
15 Helan
20 Lee
25 Prutton
28 Coke
7 Antonio18"
22 Wickham
Substitutes
43 Bywater
5 Taylor
6 Semedo
9 Madine
11 Johnson
16 McCabe
24 Lita

Possession Stats

56%
44%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Watford

W W L D W W W W

Sheffield Wednesday

D L W D L D W D
Head to Head
Sheff Wed
1-4
Watford 27-Nov-2012
Sheff Wed
2-1
Watford 24-Mar-2010
Watford
4-1
Sheff Wed 23-Oct-2009
Watford
2-2
Sheff Wed 14-Mar-2009
Sheff Wed
2-0
Watford 13-Sep-2008
Sheff Wed
0-1
Watford 22-Dec-2007


Live Text Commentary
91:00 +1
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marco Cassetti by Kieran Lee. Nyron Nosworthy restarts play with the free kick.

90:15 +0.15
 

Foul by Almen Abdi on Jeremy Helan, free kick awarded. Chris Kirkland restarts play with the free kick.

89:56
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Michail Antonio.

89:33
 

Jose Semedo delivers the ball, Leroy Lita takes a shot. Save made by Jonathan Bond.

88:45
Yellow card
 

Fernando Forestieri concedes a free kick for a foul on Jeremy Helan. Fernando Forestieri receives a yellow card. Chris Kirkland restarts play with the free kick.

87:41
 

Caution for Leroy Lita.

84:34
 

Kieran Lee produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.

84:24
 

The ball is delivered by Jermaine Johnson, clearance made by Marco Cassetti.

83:11
 

Corner taken by Almen Abdi from the right by-line.

81:47
Substitution
 

Ikechi Anya goes off and Lloyd Doyley comes on.

81:24
 

Centre by Connor Wickham.

79:43
 

Unfair challenge on Fernando Forestieri by Connor Wickham results in a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Almen Abdi from left channel.

78:10
 

The ball is sent over by Jermaine Johnson, Joel Ekstrand makes a clearance.

77:27
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jose Semedo by Matej Vydra. Chris Kirkland takes the free kick.

75:05
Substitution
 

Leroy Lita comes on in place of David Prutton.

74:02
 

Corner taken right-footed by Michail Antonio, Troy Deeney makes a clearance.

72:46
 

Fernando Forestieri gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michail Antonio. Jeremy Helan produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

70:40
 

Headed effort from inside the area by Marco Cassetti misses to the left of the target.

69:47
 

Foul by Jeremy Helan on Fernando Forestieri, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Almen Abdi.

68:04
 

The ball is delivered by Almen Abdi, Chris Kirkland makes a save.

66:36
 

Foul by Jose Semedo on Fernando Forestieri, free kick awarded. Nathaniel Chalobah restarts play with the free kick.

65:46
Substitution
 

Jermaine Johnson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Danny Pugh.

63:50
 

Matej Vydra is cautioned by the ref for dissent. David Prutton is cautioned.

62:26
Goal
 

The ball is sent over by Troy Deeney, A goal is scored by Fernando Forestieri from the edge of the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Watford 2-1 Sheff Wed.Assist by Troy Deeney.

61:27
 

Corner taken by Matej Vydra from the right by-line, clearance by Anthony Gardner.

61:00
 

Corner taken by Almen Abdi, save by Chris Kirkland.

59:24
Yellow card
 

Cristian Battocchio gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Danny Pugh. The referee shows Danny Pugh a yellow card for dissent. Chris Kirkland takes the free kick.

58:36
 

The ball is crossed by Cristian Battocchio, Miguel Llera makes a clearance.

57:38
 

Almen Abdi delivers the ball, clearance by Danny Pugh.

57:17
 

Corner taken right-footed by Almen Abdi, Anthony Gardner manages to make a clearance.

57:09
 

The ball is crossed by Troy Deeney, Miguel Llera manages to make a clearance.

55:19
 

Michail Antonio fouled by Joel Ekstrand, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Danny Pugh from right channel.

54:55
 

A cross is delivered by Lewis Buxton, clearance by Almen Abdi.

51:58
Goal
 

The ball is sent over by Almen Abdi, Fernando Forestieri finds the net with a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Watford 1-1 Sheff Wed.Marco Cassetti provided the assist for the goal.

48:12 +3.12
 

Corner taken left-footed by Daniel Pudil from the left by-line to the near post, Michail Antonio makes a clearance.

48:02 +3.02
 

Daniel Pudil sends in a cross, Michail Antonio gets a block in.

49:53
 

The ball is delivered by Jeremy Helan, Header by Connor Wickham from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.

49:31
 

The ball is crossed by Ikechi Anya, clearance made by Jeremy Helan.

48:20
 

David Prutton gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Cristian Battocchio. Nathaniel Chalobah takes the free kick.

47:37
 

Unfair challenge on Almen Abdi by Jeremy Helan results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Nathaniel Chalobah.

45:10
 

The ball is sent over by Lewis Buxton, clearance made by Marco Cassetti.

45:01
Substitution
 

Fernando Forestieri replaces Daniel Pudil. Nathaniel Chalobah comes on in place of Jonathan Hogg.

42:36
 

Foul by Troy Deeney on Miguel Llera, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Lewis Buxton.

41:18
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Michail Antonio.

40:50
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Troy Deeney on David Prutton. Lewis Buxton takes the direct free kick.

39:04
Substitution
 

Jose Semedo on for Giles Coke.

36:44
 

Giles Coke takes a shot. Jonathan Bond makes a fantastic save.

35:40
 

Kieran Lee gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Daniel Pudil. The referee books Kieran Lee for unsporting behaviour. Joel Ekstrand takes the free kick.

34:11
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Almen Abdi, Shot from inside the area by Joel Ekstrand clears the bar.

33:44
 

The ball is crossed by Matej Vydra.

32:57
 

Long range effort by Cristian Battocchio goes over the bar.

31:48
 

Connor Wickham produces a cross, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Miguel Llera misses to the right of the target.

31:21
 

Corner taken short by Danny Pugh.

30:52
 

Connor Wickham takes a shot. Save made by Jonathan Bond.

30:25
 

Marco Cassetti sends in a cross.

30:10
 

Short corner worked by Matej Vydra.

29:46
 

Ikechi Anya delivers the ball, Daniel Pudil takes a shot. Save by Chris Kirkland.

27:10
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by David Prutton on Troy Deeney. Free kick taken by Almen Abdi.

26:39
 

Foul by Jeremy Helan on Marco Cassetti, free kick awarded. Cristian Battocchio takes the direct free kick.

25:52
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Joel Ekstrand on Connor Wickham. Free kick crossed by Lewis Buxton, save by Jonathan Bond.

25:18
 

Jeremy Helan produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

24:57
 

Danny Pugh takes a shot. Save made by Jonathan Bond.

24:18
 

Miguel Llera fouled by Troy Deeney, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Lewis Buxton.

23:47
 

Kieran Lee has shot on goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

23:28
 

Jeremy Helan takes a shot. Save by Jonathan Bond.

22:00
 

Daniel Pudil challenges Michail Antonio unfairly and gives away a free kick. Strike comes in from Miguel Llera from the free kick, save by Jonathan Bond.

18:43
Goal
 

Michail Antonio gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Watford 0-1 Sheff Wed.

17:12
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Connor Wickham on Joel Ekstrand. Joel Ekstrand restarts play with the free kick.

16:19
 

The ball is delivered by Ikechi Anya, Matej Vydra takes a shot from inside the six-yard box that hits the post.

13:01
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Danny Pugh.

12:26
 

A cross is delivered by Michail Antonio, Connor Wickham takes a shot. Save by Jonathan Bond.

11:45
 

Michail Antonio has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the target.

8:13
 

Danny Pugh gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ikechi Anya. Almen Abdi restarts play with the free kick.

6:52
 

Effort from inside the area by Troy Deeney misses to the right of the target.

6:17
 

The referee blows for offside against Michail Antonio. Joel Ekstrand takes the indirect free kick.

4:28
 

Almen Abdi takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Lewis Buxton manages to make a clearance.

4:01
 

Marco Cassetti takes a shot. Blocked by Lewis Buxton.

3:27
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Almen Abdi from the right by-line, clearance made by Anthony Gardner.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Watford 44 39 85
2 Bournemouth 44 47 84
3 Middlesbrough 44 32 84
4 Norwich 44 38 82
5 Derby 44 32 76
6 Ipswich 44 18 75
7 Brentford 44 14 72
8 Wolverhampton 44 11 72
9 Blackburn 43 4 60
10 Charlton 44 -2 60

Full Sky Bet Championship Table