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  • Date:15 Oct 2011
  • Kick-off:15:00
  • Venue:Turf Moor
  • Attendance:13,664
  • Karacan (90)
Goal!

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98:25 +8.25

Goal scored by Jem Karacan from close range low into the middle of the goal. Burnley 0-1 Reading.Mathieu Manset provided the assist for the goal.

96:18 +6.18

Hal Robson-Kanu takes a shot. Save by Lee Grant.

95:01 +5.01

Corner from right by-line taken by Joseph Mills. Corner taken left-footed by Joseph Mills to the near post, Jay Rodriguez makes a clearance.

93:12 +3.12

Corner taken left-footed by Joseph Mills, Charlie Austin makes a clearance.

92:18 +2.18

Joseph Mills delivers the ball, save made by Lee Grant.

91:40 +1.40

Kieran Trippier has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the goal.

90:50 +0.50

Mathieu Manset gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marvin Bartley. Kieran Trippier takes the free kick.

89:51

Hal Robson-Kanu gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marvin Bartley. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Ross Wallace, save made by Adam Federici.

89:00

Foul by Mikele Leigertwood on Chris McCann, free kick awarded. Kieran Trippier takes the free kick.

86:47

Joseph Mills concedes a free kick for a foul on Ross Wallace. Joseph Mills receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Ross Wallace delivers the ball, Shot from just outside the box by Kieran Trippier misses to the left of the target.

84:36

Booking for Andre Amougou.

83:19

The ball is swung over by Kieran Trippier.

82:25

Foul by Mathieu Manset on Kieran Trippier, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Ross Wallace, clearance by Mikele Leigertwood.

80:56

Mathieu Manset produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the goal.

77:50

Corner taken by Keith Treacy from the left by-line.

76:34

Noel Hunt has a headed effort at goal from just inside the area that misses to the right of the goal.

75:23

Jem Karacan challenges Marvin Bartley unfairly and gives away a free kick. Andre Amougou takes the free kick.

75:03

Keith Treacy takes a shot. Blocked by Kaspars Gorkss.

72:00

Jem Karacan joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jay Tabb.

63:07

The official flags Charlie Austin offside. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

62:35

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jay Tabb on Marvin Bartley. Andre Amougou restarts play with the free kick.

61:52

Chris McCann has an effort at goal from outside the box which misses left.

60:02

Charlie Austin concedes a free kick for a foul on Joseph Mills. Free kick taken by Joseph Mills. Adam Le Fondre takes a shot. Lee Grant makes a save.

58:15

Adam Le Fondre takes a shot. Lee Grant makes a save.

56:35

Corner taken left-footed by Joseph Mills to the near post, Simon Church produces a header from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.

56:02

Keith Treacy delivers the ball, save made by Adam Federici.

55:19

Marvin Bartley takes a shot. Save by Adam Federici.

52:16

The ball is crossed by Adam Le Fondre, clearance by Brian Easton. Corner taken by Joseph Mills, Andre Amougou manages to make a clearance. Corner taken by Joseph Mills from the left by-line played to the near post, Marvin Bartley fouled by Kaspars Gorkss, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Lee Grant. Junior Stanislas goes off and Keith Treacy comes on.

51:54

The ball is delivered by Chris McCann, save by Adam Federici.

50:23

Adam Le Fondre fouled by Andre Amougou, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Joseph Mills, Kaspars Gorkss has a headed effort at goal from just inside the penalty area that misses to the right of the goal.

48:30

Jay Rodriguez has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses right.

47:34

The ball is swung over by Noel Hunt, Lee Grant makes a save.

45:16 +0.16

Ross Wallace takes a shot. Blocked by Jobi McAnuff. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Ross Wallace from the right by-line, Andre Amougou has a header from close range and clears the crossbar.

45:01

Noel Hunt comes on in place of Jobi McAnuff.

44:18

The assistant referee signals for offside against Adam Le Fondre. Lee Grant restarts play with the free kick.

43:37

Foul by Jay Rodriguez on Shaun Cummings, free kick awarded. Adam Federici restarts play with the free kick.

41:11

Adam Le Fondre takes a shot. Save by Lee Grant.

37:28

Charlie Austin takes a shot. Save by Adam Federici.

36:38

Joseph Mills produces a cross.

35:35

Kieran Trippier concedes a free kick for a foul on Jay Tabb. The referee books Kieran Trippier for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Adam Federici.

34:42

Ross Wallace takes a shot. Mikele Leigertwood gets a block in.

32:36

Hal Robson-Kanu concedes a free kick for a foul on Ross Wallace. Kieran Trippier takes the free kick.

30:07

Jay Tabb takes a shot. Lee Grant makes a save.

28:59

Marvin Bartley delivers the ball.

27:49

The official flags Adam Le Fondre offside. Lee Grant restarts play with the free kick.

27:05

Adam Le Fondre takes a shot. Save made by Lee Grant.

25:51

Charlie Austin takes a shot. Adam Federici makes a save.

25:09

Shaun Cummings delivers the ball, clearance by Andre Amougou.

23:57

Alex Pearce concedes a free kick for a foul on Jay Rodriguez. Brian Easton restarts play with the free kick.

22:54

Junior Stanislas takes a shot. Blocked by Shaun Cummings.

19:31

Unfair challenge on Jay Rodriguez by Kaspars Gorkss results in a free kick. Brian Easton takes the free kick.

18:59

Shot by Ross Wallace from outside the box goes over the net.

16:22

Simon Church is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Lee Grant.

13:59

Joseph Mills gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ross Wallace. Free kick taken by Ross Wallace.

13:28

Foul by Andre Amougou on Mikele Leigertwood, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

12:45

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Ross Wallace from the right by-line, Kaspars Gorkss makes a clearance.

12:00

Ross Wallace concedes a free kick for a foul on Hal Robson-Kanu. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Joseph Mills from left wing.

11:26

Jay Rodriguez has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.

10:40

Foul by Mikele Leigertwood on Marvin Bartley, free kick awarded. Kieran Trippier takes the direct free kick.

5:28

Junior Stanislas is ruled offside. Adam Federici takes the indirect free kick.

4:39

Foul by Ross Wallace on Hal Robson-Kanu, free kick awarded. Jobi McAnuff crosses the ball in from the free kick, Andre Amougou manages to make a clearance.

4:03

Free kick awarded for a foul by Marvin Bartley on Mikele Leigertwood. Adam Federici takes the free kick.

2:19

Inswinging corner taken by Joseph Mills from the right by-line played to the near post, Kaspars Gorkss has a header from close range and clears the crossbar.

0:14

Marvin Bartley takes a shot. Save made by Adam Federici.

Match Preview

Clarets wait on Edgar Burnley will check on the fitness of defender David Edgar ahead of the visit of Reading. Edgar only returned from international duty with Canada on Thursday after playing in his country's 0-0 draw with Puerto Rico on Tuesday evening and following a lengthy flight, he will be assessed by the club's medical staff. Despite the international break, none of Burnley's four major injury problems have been able to recover enough to be involved against the Royals. Striker Martin Paterson and defender Michael Duff have returned to training following respective thigh and knee injuries, but they are not yet in a position to be considered for selection. The road to recovery is a longer one for goalkeeper Brian Jensen (groin) and attacker Danny Ings (knee), though, and they are still some way away from fitness. Reading are hopeful winger Jimmy Kebe will be fit for the clash. The Malian hobbled off during the Royals 2-0 victory over Doncaster on September 17 and has not featured for the club since. But Kebe was due back in training on Thursday and manager Brian McDermott could include him in his squad to travel to Lancashire. However, goalkeeper Alex McCarthy - who has established himself as Reading's number two stopper recently - has taken a knock in training and may not be fit to take his place on the bench. Midfielder Jordan Obita has recovered from injury during the international break and could feature. Reading are looking to extend their unbeaten run in the npower Championship to four games at Turf Moor.

Formation:442Manager: Eddie Howe

Burnley

Formation: 442Manager: Brian McDermott

Reading

  • Lee Grant
  • Kieran Trippier
  • Andre Amougou
  • David Edgar
  • Brian Easton
  • Junior Stanislas
  • Chris McCann
  • Marvin Bartley
  • Ross Wallace
  • Charlie Austin
  • Jay Rodriguez
  • SUBS
  • Jon Stewart
  • Ben Mee
  • Dean Marney
  • Zavon Hines
  • Keith Treacy

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Match Report

Last-gasp Royals sink Burnley Substitute Jem Karacan struck deep into injury time to give Reading a 1-0 win at Burnley which extended their unbeaten run to five matches. Karacan had come on in the second half after Jay Tabb was floored by a clearance by Burnley goalkeeper Lee Grant, which led to a lengthy delay. The Royals had already had a penalty appeal turned down before Karacan stabbed home from fellow substitute Mathieu Manset's cross in the eighth minute of added time. Both sides had chances to go ahead in the first half, with Charlie Austin just failing to get a crucial touch on Jay Rodriguez's shot before Reading striker Adam Le Fondre forced Lee Grant into a good save. The visitors had a good chance to go in front after only five minutes when Joseph Mills' accurate corner found Kaspars Gorkss, but he headed over from close range. Burnley began to find their rhythm and Rodriguez's snapshot took a deflection off Gorkss and just flew past the outstretched boot of Austin. The home side began to dominate possession but they had Grant to thank for stopping them from going behind, when he made a good save from Le Fondre's shot after Andre Amougou's slip had let the former Rotherham striker in. Moments later, Jay Tabb fired in a drive from 20 yards but Grant was always behind the strike and gathered well. At the other end Kieran Trippier's deep cross was met by Austin, but his diving header failed to trouble Federici too much. With half-time approaching a shot from Ross Wallace deflected off Jobi McAnuff, forcing Adam Federici to turn the ball over the bar. From the resulting corner, Wallace found Amougou but his header went high over the bar. Reading suffered a blow when McAnuff was forced off at the break due to a knock and replaced by Noel Hunt. With 55 minutes gone Marvin Bartley played a one-two with Austin and burst into the Reading box but his shot was well saved by Federici down at his near post. That let-off seemed to wake the visitors up and an excellent delivery by Mills from a free-kick found Le Fondre, but he headed straight at Grant when he had time to control the ball before taking a shot. Reading were forced into making a second change when Tabb caught a clearance from Grant square in the face and was strechered off in a neck brace and replaced by Karacan. Referee Phil Gibbs incensed the visitors when he deemed Amougou's challenge on Le Fondre in the box to be fair. However, they were celebrating at the death when Karacan connected with Manset's cross to give them all three points.

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