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  • Date:28 Sep 2013
  • Kick-off:15:00
  • Venue:Craven Cottage
  • Attendance:23,020
  • Ruiz (44)
  • Caulker (11) Caulker (11)
Goal!

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93:36 +3.36

Clearance by Andrew Taylor.

92:52 +2.52

Clearance by Steven Caulker.

The referee signals the end of the game.

92:50 +2.50

Giorgos Karagounis crosses the ball.

91:03 +1.03

Dimitar Berbatov gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ben Turner.

90:45 +0.45

Nicky Maynard takes a shot. David Stockdale blocks the ball.

89:22

Andrew Taylor manages to make a clearance.

88:55

Free kick taken by Giorgos Karagounis.

88:37

Foul by Kevin Theophile-Catherine on Giorgos Karagounis, free kick awarded.

87:57

Clearance by Andrew Taylor.

87:15

Craig Bellamy has an effort direct from the free kick that misses right.

86:28

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jordon Mutch by Pajtim Kasami.

86:02

Centre by Kevin Theophile-Catherine.

85:15

(Fulham) makes a substitution, with Adel Taarabt coming on for Darren Bent.

84:54

Giorgos Karagounis fouled by Aron Gunnarsson, the ref awards a free kick.

82:31

The ball is crossed by Kieran Richardson.

82:13

Clearance made by Ben Turner.

81:32

Ben Turner takes the free kick.

81:18

Foul by Darren Bent on Ben Turner, free kick awarded.

80:02

Kieran Richardson manages to make a clearance.

78:39

Clearance made by Peter Whittingham.

77:09

Dimitar Berbatov crosses the ball.

75:19

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aron Gunnarsson by Steve Sidwell.

74:50

Steven Caulker manages to make a clearance.

73:26

Corner taken by Giorgos Karagounis from the left by-line.

72:19

The ball is delivered by Sascha Riether.

71:42

Fraizer Campbell goes off and Nicky Maynard comes on.

70:46

Brede Hangeland makes a clearance.

70:38

Shot on goal comes in from Peter Whittingham from the free kick. Blocked by Bryan Ruiz.

69:33

Pajtim Kasami concedes a free kick for a foul on Peter Odemwingie.

68:28

The ball is delivered by Giorgos Karagounis.

67:48

The ball is swung over by Darren Bent.

66:19

Free kick taken by Brede Hangeland.

66:09

Foul by Fraizer Campbell on Brede Hangeland, free kick awarded.

65:55

Giorgos Karagounis sends in a cross.

64:29

Free kick taken by David Marshall.

63:52

Foul by Dimitar Berbatov on Kevin Theophile-Catherine, free kick awarded.

63:34

Clearance by Fernando Amorebieta.

62:00

The referee penalises Kevin Theophile-Catherine for handball.

61:13

Header at goal by Dimitar Berbatov to the left of the net.

60:13

Peter Whittingham takes a shot and went wide left of the target.

60:08

Clearance made by Fernando Amorebieta.

59:17

Pajtim Kasami takes a shot and missed to the right of the net.

58:29

Jordon Mutch concedes a free kick for a foul on Giorgos Karagounis.

57:42

Dimitar Berbatov gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Aron Gunnarsson.

56:59

Shot by Fraizer Campbell cleared the crossbar.

56:41

Free kick taken by David Marshall.

55:54

Corner from the left by-line taken by Bryan Ruiz.

55:07

Jordon Mutch on for Bo-Kyung Kim.

54:17

The ball is sent over by Dimitar Berbatov.

54:12

Clearance made by Kevin Theophile-Catherine.

53:03

Free kick awarded for a foul by Brede Hangeland on Fraizer Campbell.

52:52

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Bo-Kyung Kim by Darren Bent.

51:09

Peter Whittingham takes a shot and went wide of the right hand post.

50:51

Clearance made by Fernando Amorebieta.

49:39

Bo-Kyung Kim concedes a free kick for a foul on Sascha Riether.

48:59

Peter Odemwingie has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.

48:38

Clearance by Kieran Richardson.

48:22

Peter Whittingham takes the free kick.

47:43

Andrew Taylor manages to make a clearance.

47:05

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the left by-line.

46:38

Peter Odemwingie crosses the ball.

The second half has started.

The players leave the pitch at half time.

45:22 +0.22

Clearance by Sascha Riether.

45:10

Clearance made by Brede Hangeland.

44:18

Bryan Ruiz slots the ball left footed into the goal. Fulham 1-1 Cardiff.Sascha Riether provided the assist for the goal.

43:49

Header by Fraizer Campbell misses left.

42:58

Darren Bent is caught offside.

42:26

Shot by Gary Medel went wide right of the target.

42:19

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the left by-line.

41:14

Unfair challenge on Giorgos Karagounis by Aron Gunnarsson results in a free kick.

40:39

Bryan Ruiz replaces Alex Kacaniklic.

40:11

Bo-Kyung Kim takes a shot and goes harmlessly over the bar.

38:13

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrew Taylor on Pajtim Kasami.

36:28

Header by Aron Gunnarsson misses left.

35:40

Corner from the left by-line taken by Peter Whittingham.

35:07

The ball is sent over by Andrew Taylor.

32:43

Fernando Amorebieta fouled by Steven Caulker, the ref awards a free kick.

32:08

Shot by Fraizer Campbell. Steve Sidwell gets a block in.

31:51

Free kick taken by Steve Sidwell.

31:24

Alex Kacaniklic fouled by Kevin Theophile-Catherine, the ref awards a free kick.

30:10

Clearance by Steven Caulker.

30:03

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Giorgos Karagounis by Aron Gunnarsson.

29:30

Free kick awarded for a foul by Darren Bent on David Marshall.

28:58

David Stockdale takes the free kick.

28:44

Aron Gunnarsson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Stockdale.

28:30

Shot by Gary Medel. Blocked by Giorgos Karagounis.

26:36

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham.

26:04

Chance falls to Ben Turner who heads at goal. David Stockdale parries the ball away.

26:02

Peter Whittingham crosses the ball in from the free kick.

25:16

Pajtim Kasami concedes a free kick for a foul on Bo-Kyung Kim.

23:54

Aron Gunnarsson fouled by Brede Hangeland, the ref awards a free kick.

22:45

The ball is swung over by Sascha Riether.

22:05

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Brede Hangeland by Bo-Kyung Kim.

21:27

The ball is sent over by Aron Gunnarsson.

20:57

Andrew Taylor crosses the ball.

19:43

Alex Kacaniklic delivers the ball.

18:13

Kevin Theophile-Catherine manages to make a clearance.

17:31

Fraizer Campbell makes a clearance.

16:43

Pajtim Kasami delivers the ball.

14:39

Headed chance falls to Andrew Taylor. Steve Sidwell gets a block in.

14:32

Clearance made by Pajtim Kasami.

14:29

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham.

13:49

The ball is sent over by Peter Whittingham.

13:33

Andrew Taylor makes a clearance.

11:50

Corner from the left by-line taken by Peter Whittingham. Steven Caulker heads the ball into the goal. Fulham 0-1 Cardiff.The assist for the goal came from Peter Whittingham.

11:19

Fernando Amorebieta manages to make a clearance.

10:16

Clearance by Brede Hangeland.

8:39

Ben Turner makes a clearance.

7:58

Giorgos Karagounis takes the free kick.

7:43

Foul by Aron Gunnarsson on Giorgos Karagounis, free kick awarded.

5:20

Clearance by Ben Turner.

4:39

Kieran Richardson manages to make a clearance.

1:07

Steven Caulker manages to make a clearance.

The referee gets the match started.

Match Preview

Jol hopes for a bit of luck Martin Jol is aware success and failure in the Barclays Premier League is determined by fine margins and hopes, for once this season, luck is on the side of Fulham against Cardiff on Saturday. The Cottagers beat Everton in the Capital One Cup on Tuesday to end a six-match winless sequence at home, but are still chasing a second league win of the season following the opening-day defeat of Sunderland. "The difference between being successful and not is nothing," said Jol, who was booed following Fulham's most recent home league game, the draw with West Brom. "If we had won the game against West Brom, we would've been in the top half of the table." Instead, Fulham enter this weekend's fixtures lying in the relegation zone. Yet Jol is boosted by the prospect of fielding on-loan Aston Villa striker Darren Bent up front alongside Dimitar Berbatov, having had limited opportunity to do so in the early weeks of the season. Fulham are without first-choice goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg (shoulder), winger Ashkan Dejagah (calf) and defender Matthew Briggs (hernia), but defender Aaron Hughes (thigh) and midfielder Bryan Ruiz (ankle) could return if they pass fitness tests. Jol has confidence the temporary move for Bent will pay dividends this term, with the England striker's start yielding two goals, despite being curtailed by injury. And Jol hopes Cardiff's open approach will aid his side, but he is also wary of the newly-promoted Welshmen. "If you look at Cardiff, they're very organised," Jol said. "They've got pace up front and they've always got some activity. They'd like to hurt you. "It's not a walkover, of course not. It's a strong team with good qualities. They've invested a few bob as well. "It won't be easy, but how many games are easy in the league? "It's never easy. They will come at you, they will try to have a go. "You get more space and normally it's easier. If you get more space with the players we've got - and we've got some space up front now - hopefully we can make it easier for ourselves. "If not, I can live with a narrow win as well. Hopefully we are strong enough." Cardiff boss Malky Mackay hopes his side can add to Fulham's early-season woes on Saturday, but feels it is too soon for Cottagers' boss Martin Jol to be coming under pressure. The Bluebirds head to Craven Cottage looking to pick up their first away win as a Premier League club, knowing a defeat could put them in the bottom three by the end of the weekend. Fulham currently occupy a spot in the relegation zone after taking just four points from their first five games. Their stuttering start means Jol's position is already under scrutiny, but Mackay believes their Capital One Cup win over Everton shows the Fulham manager and squad have more than enough ability. Mackay said: "People have an opinion in football and these days with the social media aspect it is highlighted even more. "But Martin is an experienced manager who has a group who have just gone and beaten Everton on Tuesday night. It just shows you the strength of the team. "They are a club who have been in the Premier League for a good number of years and they are very stable. "I was present at a couple of games on their Europa League run. I was a guest for the games against Juventus and Rosenborg and it was a great atmosphere. "They know exactly where they are, and invariably the fans are pretty middle of the road people in terms of their expectations, I would imagine." While Cardiff enjoyed an eye-catching win over Manchester City just two games into their maiden Premier League season, they have now gone four matches in all competitions without tasting victory. Mackay knows there is still plenty of football to be played, but is relishing the task of getting back to winning ways and securing a landmark victory. "We realise it is an away game and that's tough as you have seen every week," he said. "But we are relishing going up there even though it will be a tough task. "I know the individual skill that at least half a dozen of their present team have got and they have five or six individual match winners and an experienced manager, so we have a task in hand but we are looking forward to it. "Every week there is a challenge in the Premier League and there is no easy week. "If you ever start thinking like that, then good luck, because I am not sure you will last very long. "It's about making sure you treat everyone with the same importance and it is the same as last year. "We go through the structure and game plan and go in with the correct attitude which we should every week." Mackay must decide whether to hand Peter Odemwingie a first Premier League start for the club after scoring in the Capital One Cup defeat at West Ham. Left-back Andrew Taylor will make his 100th Cardiff appearance, while right-back Kevin McNaughton has joined Bolton in an emergency loan deal.

Formation:4411Manager: Martin Jol

Fulham

Formation: 41212Manager: Malky Mackay

Cardiff

  • David Stockdale
  • Sascha Riether
  • Brede Hangeland
  • Fernando Amorebieta
  • Kieran Richardson
  • Pajtim Kasami
  • Scott Parker
  • Steve Sidwell
  • Alex Kacaniklic
  • Dimitar Berbatov
  • Darren Bent
  • SUBS
  • Philippe Senderos
  • Bryan Ruiz
  • Giorgos Karagounis
  • Adel Taarabt
  • Hugo Rodallega
  • Elsad Zverotic
  • Neil Etheridge

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Match Report

Form Guide

    WLLDL
  • Fulham
  • VS
  • Cardiff
  • LWDDL

Last Meetings

  • Cardiff
  • 0 - 3
  • Fulham
  • 23/03/1962
  • Fulham
  • 0 - 1
  • Cardiff
  • 04/11/1961
  • Cardiff
  • 2 - 0
  • Fulham
  • 17/12/1960
  • Fulham
  • 2 - 2
  • Cardiff
  • 20/08/1960

Top Scorers

Fulham

  • D Bent 1
  • S Sidwell 1
  • P Kasami 1

Cardiff

  • F Campbell 2
  • P Whittingham 1
  • AE Gunnarsson 1

Goals

Fulham

    • Total goals 10
    • Goals per game 3
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 1 (For) Period 21-30 mins
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 1 (For) 1 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 1 (For) Period 71-80 mins
  • (For) 3 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

Cardiff

    • Total goals 11
    • Goals per game 4
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 2 (For) 1 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 1 (For) 1 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 1 (For) 2 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

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