• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 31 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Upton Park
West Ham United

West Ham United

Cole 7"

Vaz Te 76"

2 - 4
Reading

Reading

Gorkss 43"

Hunt 45"

Harte 58" (P)

Leigertwood 83"

West Ham United vs Reading


Team Lineups

West Ham United

1 Green
18 Faubert
5 Tomkins
15 Faye
3 McCartney
4 Nolan
16 Noble
32 O'Neil
12 Vaz Te76"
9 Cole7"
14 Taylor
Substitutes
7 Baldock
8 Maynard
11 Carew
22 Lansbury
25 Collins

Reading

1 Federici
24 Cummings
5 Pearce
17 Gorkss43"
23 Harte58"
14 Kebe
4 Karacan
8 Leigertwood83"
11 McAnuff
10 Hunt45"
33 Roberts
Substitutes
12 McCarthy
7 Tabb
18 Church
19 Robson-Kanu
51 Afobe

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

West Ham United

W D D W W W W W

Reading

D L D D D L L L
Head to Head
Reading
3-0
West Ham 10-Dec-2011
Reading
3-1
West Ham 12-Mar-2005
West Ham
1-0
Reading 10-Aug-2004
Reading
2-0
West Ham 03-Apr-2004
West Ham
1-0
Reading 13-Sep-2003


Live Text Commentary
95:37 +5.37
 

Hal Robson-Kanu fouled by Julien Faubert, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Ian Harte. Booking for Julien Faubert.

93:29 +3.29
 

Nicky Maynard takes a shot. Adam Federici makes a comfortable save.

92:31 +2.31
 

Unfair challenge on Jason Roberts by Danny Collins results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Shaun Cummings.

91:43 +1.43
 

Foul by Hal Robson-Kanu on Julien Faubert, free kick awarded. Gary O'Neil restarts play with the free kick.

88:35
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jobi McAnuff on Gary O'Neil. Free kick taken by Robert Green.

87:56
 

Kevin Nolan takes a shot. Comfortable save by Adam Federici.

86:55
 

Jason Roberts takes a shot. Abdoulaye Faye gets a block in.

85:16
 

Unfair challenge on Hal Robson-Kanu by Julien Faubert results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Federici.

83:47
Goal
 

Mikele Leigertwood fires in a goal from just inside the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. West Ham 2-4 Reading.Assist by Noel Hunt.

81:58
Substitution
 

Benik Afobe replaces Jimmy Kebe.

80:23
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Ian Harte played to the near post, James Tomkins makes a clearance.

79:18
 

Inswinging corner taken by Ian Harte from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Kevin Nolan.

75:51
Goal
 

Corner taken by Gary O'Neil, Ricardo Vaz Te grabs a headed goal from deep inside the penalty box. West Ham 2-3 Reading.Gary O'Neil provided the assist for the goal.

73:56
 

The referee cautions James Tomkins for dissent.

71:05
Substitution
 

(West Ham) makes a substitution, with Nicky Maynard coming on for Carlton Cole.

70:18
 

Corner taken by Ian Harte played to the near post, Carlton Cole manages to make a clearance.

69:25
 

Ricardo Vaz Te has an effort at goal from a long way out that goes wide left.

68:01
 

Jobi McAnuff takes a shot. Save made by Robert Green.

67:37
 

Abdoulaye Faye gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jason Roberts. Ian Harte takes the free kick.

66:01
Substitution
 

Jay Tabb goes off and Hal Robson-Kanu comes on.

63:41
 

Jobi McAnuff takes a shot. Comfortable save by Robert Green.

63:01
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Gary O'Neil, Kaspars Gorkss makes a clearance.

61:54
 

Jobi McAnuff produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

61:00
 

Unfair challenge on Ricardo Vaz Te by Jimmy Kebe results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Gary O'Neil.

59:01
Substitution
 

Matthew Taylor goes off and Sam Baldock comes on.

57:24
Goal
 

Noel Hunt fouled by Abdoulaye Faye, the ref awards a Penalty. Placed penalty scored by Ian Harte. West Ham 1-3 Reading.

56:17
 

James Tomkins takes a shot. Save made by Adam Federici.

54:36
Substitution
 

Jem Karacan leaves the field to be replaced by Jay Tabb.

54:20
 

Long range effort from Matthew Taylor misses to the left of the target.

53:38
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Danny Collins.

52:05
 

Corner taken by Matthew Taylor.

51:26
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jason Roberts on Danny Collins. Robert Green takes the free kick.

47:19 +2.19
 

Matthew Taylor takes the inswinging corner, Carlton Cole takes a shot. Blocked by Shaun Cummings.

46:10 +1.1
Goal
 

Noel Hunt scores a goal from inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. West Ham 1-2 Reading.

45:01
Substitution
 

Danny Collins comes on in place of Mark Noble.

43:05
Goal
 

Corner taken left-footed by Ian Harte from the right by-line, Kaspars Gorkss scores a headed goal from close in. West Ham 1-1 Reading.Ian Harte provided the assist for the goal.

42:47
 

Jobi McAnuff takes a shot. Blocked by James Tomkins.

41:39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Gary O'Neil by Jason Roberts. Robert Green takes the indirect free kick.

40:34
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Jason Roberts goes wide of the left-hand upright.

38:04
 

Corner taken right-footed by Jobi McAnuff from the right by-line, clearance by James Tomkins.

36:50
 

Ricardo Vaz Te takes a shot. Alex Pearce gets a block in.

35:42
 

The referee gives a free kick against Shaun Cummings for handball. Free kick taken by Robert Green.

34:37
 

Ricardo Vaz Te takes a shot. Save made by Adam Federici.

32:23
 

Inswinging corner taken by Ian Harte, Close range headed effort by Noel Hunt misses to the right of the target.

31:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jimmy Kebe by Mark Noble. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Ian Harte from right wing, Carlton Cole manages to make a clearance.

27:50
 

James Tomkins concedes a free kick for a foul on Jason Roberts. Ian Harte takes the direct free kick.

26:16
Yellow card
 

Jason Roberts concedes a free kick for a foul on Abdoulaye Faye. Booking for Jason Roberts for unsporting behaviour. Robert Green takes the free kick.

23:33
 

Carlton Cole takes a shot. Comfortable save by Adam Federici.

22:20
 

Noel Hunt takes a shot. James Tomkins gets a block in.

21:45
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary O'Neil on Mikele Leigertwood. Ian Harte restarts play with the free kick.

15:45
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kevin Nolan on Jimmy Kebe. Free kick crossed left-footed by Ian Harte from right wing, save by Robert Green.

12:06
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jason Roberts. Robert Green takes the indirect free kick.

7:28
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Carlton Cole from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. West Ham 1-0 Reading.The assist for the goal came from Kevin Nolan.

6:52
 

Header by Kevin Nolan from inside the area strikes the post.

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

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