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  • Date:23 Aug 2014
  • Kick-off:15:00
  • Venue:The City Ground
  • Attendance:22,795
  • Antonio (16) Antonio (46)
    Fryatt (53) Assombalonga (63)
Goal!

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The final whistle goes and the game is over.

90:00 +4.33

Eric Lichaj manages to make a clearance.

90:00 +3.30

Unfair challenge on Britt Assombalonga by Aaron Kuhl results in a free kick.

90:00 +2.16

Corner taken by Aaron Kuhl.

88:08

Corner from the left by-line taken by Aaron Kuhl.

86:49

Strike comes in from Andy Reid from the free kick and misses right of the target.

86:11

Foul by Michael Hector on Jamie Paterson, free kick awarded.

85:14

Jordan Obita goes off and Aaron Tshibola comes on.

81:14

Eric Lichaj takes a shot. A parry by Adam Federici prevents the goal.

80:06

Nick Blackman is caught offside.

79:45

Karl Darlow restarts play with the free kick.

79:15

Nick Blackman receives a caution.

76:31

Jamie Paterson takes a shot. Adam Federici parries the ball but the danger is not over.

75:46

Foul by Jordan Obita on Matty Fryatt, free kick awarded.

74:47

Jamie Paterson replaces Christopher Burke.

73:59

Ben Osborn is brought on as a substitute for Michail Antonio.

73:33

Chris Cohen fouled by Michael Hector, the ref awards a free kick.

73:22

The ball is crossed by Jordan Obita.

72:18

Free kick awarded for a foul by Daniel Fox on Simon Cox.

70:39

Clearance by Michael Mancienne.

70:36

Corner from the right by-line taken by Jordan Obita.

70:13

Nick Blackman takes a shot. Karl Darlow parries the ball away.

69:53

Clearance made by Michail Antonio.

69:19

Oliver Norwood has an effort at goal. Blocked by Jack Hunt.

69:16

Clearance by Jack Hunt.

68:21

Booking for Chris Cohen for unsporting behaviour.

68:10

Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris Cohen on Craig Tanner.

67:21

Daniel Fox makes a clearance.

67:00

Clearance by Daniel Fox.

64:49

Britt Assombalonga concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Gunter.

64:24

Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Tanner on Eric Lichaj.

63:02

Britt Assombalonga slots the ball right footed into the goal. Nottm Forest 4-0 Reading.

62:59

Michail Antonio has an effort at goal. Blocked by Chris Gunter.

61:28

Shot by Michail Antonio cleared the net.

61:11

Michael Mancienne makes a clearance.

60:42

Craig Tanner on for Ryan Edwards.

59:45

Simon Cox has an effort at goal. Eric Lichaj gets a block in.

59:26

Corner taken by Aaron Kuhl.

58:37

Clearance made by Michael Mancienne.

57:42

(Reading) makes a substitution, with Oliver Norwood coming on for Jake Taylor.

57:00

Britt Assombalonga takes a shot and went wide right of the goal.

56:06

Clearance by Jack Hunt.

55:08

Corner taken by Aaron Kuhl from the left by-line.

54:50

Chris Cohen manages to make a clearance.

53:01

Matty Fryatt heads the ball into the goal. Nottm Forest 3-0 Reading.Michail Antonio provided the assist for the goal.

52:28

A cross is delivered by Michail Antonio.

50:40

Foul by Christopher Burke on Nick Blackman, free kick awarded.

48:16

Chris Gunter makes a clearance.

46:32

Michail Antonio slots the ball right footed into the goal. Nottm Forest 2-0 Reading.The assist for the goal came from Jack Hunt.

45:09

Clearance by Chris Cohen.

The referee gets the second half started.

The ref blows to end the first period.

45:01

Eric Lichaj joins the action as a substitute, replacing Dan Harding.

45:00 +0.45

Michael Hector makes a clearance.

44:35

Andy Reid restarts play with the free kick.

44:22

Nick Blackman concedes a free kick for a foul on Michail Antonio.

43:48

Clearance made by Daniel Fox.

43:08

Chris Gunter manages to make a clearance.

41:58

Nick Blackman takes a shot. Save by Karl Darlow.

41:29

Free kick taken by Dan Harding.

41:10

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Britt Assombalonga by Michael Hector.

40:31

Clearance by Dan Harding.

38:12

Clearance made by Dan Harding.

34:36

Simon Cox fouled by Chris Cohen, the ref awards a free kick.

33:59

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dan Harding by Nick Blackman.

32:41

Corner taken by Andy Reid from the left by-line.

28:39

Clearance made by Chris Gunter.

27:01

Clearance by Daniel Fox.

24:29

Alex Pearce makes a clearance.

21:15

The ball is swung over by Dan Harding.

20:10

Clearance made by Ryan Edwards.

19:29

Jack Hunt manages to make a clearance.

19:23

Corner taken by Aaron Kuhl.

18:00

Clearance by Daniel Fox.

16:52

Michail Antonio scores with a header. Nottm Forest 1-0 Reading.Christopher Burke provided the assist for the goal.

14:40

Shaun Cummings makes a clearance.

13:44

Corner taken by Aaron Kuhl.

13:20

Ryan Edwards produces a cross.

12:26

The ball is swung over by Aaron Kuhl.

10:55

Corner from the right by-line taken by Andy Reid.

9:50

The ball is sent over by Jack Hunt.

9:02

Clearance made by Michael Mancienne.

7:15

Chris Cohen fouled by Simon Cox, the ref awards a free kick.

5:03

Free kick taken by Jordan Obita.

4:33

Chris Cohen challenges Jake Taylor unfairly and gives away a free kick.

3:58

Clearance by Michael Mancienne.

2:41

Chris Gunter crosses the ball.

1:58

Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

1:28

Nick Blackman fouled by Matty Fryatt, the ref awards a free kick.

0:20

Daniel Fox manages to make a clearance.

The referee starts the match.

Match Preview

Reds injury crisis eases Nottingham Forest have players returning to fitness ahead of the visit of Reading. All of the Reds' long-term injury victims are edging closer to first-team contention. Central defenders Jamaal Lascelles (knee) and Kelvin Willson (calf) and midfielders Henri Lansbury (knee) and David Vaughan (hamstring) all played in a training ground friendly on Thursday afternoon. Recent signing Robert Tesche, a former Hamburg midfielder, was also involved. Dexter Blackstock remains the only absentee as he continues his recover from a serious knee injury, although the striker is expected to join in training next week. Reading can add Oliver Norwood to their squad but will be without Jamie Mackie due to the terms of his loan from Forest. Midfielder Norwood has completed his move from Huddersfield but striker Mackie, who made his Royals debut as a second-half substitute in Tuesday's defeat by the Terriers, is ineligible to feature against his parent club. Boss Nigel Adkins still has an extensive injury list to contend with as Hal Robson-Kanu, Stephen Kelly, Danny Williams, Jem Karacan (all knee), Garath McCleary (back) and Danny Guthrie (calf) remain sidelined. Recent signing Anton Ferdinand has been building up his fitness for the past fortnight and could come into Adkins' thoughts.

Formation:442Manager: Gary Brazil

Nottm Forest

Formation: 442Manager: Nigel Adkins

Reading

  • Karl Darlow
  • Jack Hunt
  • Michael Mancienne
  • Daniel Fox
  • Dan Harding
  • Christopher Burke
  • Chris Cohen
  • Andy Reid
  • Michail Antonio
  • Matty Fryatt
  • Britt Assombalonga
  • SUBS
  • Robert Tesche
  • Eric Lichaj
  • Lars Veldwijk
  • Jamie Paterson
  • Dorus De Vries
  • Stephen McLaughlin
  • Ben Osborn

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Match Report

Form Guide

    WDW
  • Nottm Forest
  • VS
  • Reading
  • DWL

Last Meetings

  • Reading
  • 1 - 1
  • Nottm Forest
  • 01/01/2014
  • Nottm Forest
  • 2 - 3
  • Reading
  • 29/11/2013
  • Reading
  • 1 - 0
  • Nottm Forest
  • 17/04/2012
  • Nottm Forest
  • 1 - 0
  • Reading
  • 01/11/2011
  • Nottm Forest
  • 3 - 4
  • Reading
  • 09/04/2011
  • Reading
  • 1 - 1
  • Nottm Forest
  • 21/08/2010

Top Scorers

Nottm Forest

  • B Assombalonga 2
  • C Burke 1
  • M Fryatt 1
  • M Antonio 1

Reading

  • S Cox 1
  • S Cummings 1
  • J Taylor 1

Goals

Nottm Forest

    • Total goals 9
    • Goals per game 6
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 3 (For) 1 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 1 (For) Period 31-40 mins
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 1 (For) Period 61-70 mins
  • 1 (For) Period 71-80 mins

Reading

    • Total goals 7
    • Goals per game 4
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 1 (For) 1 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 3 (For) Period 71-80 mins
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

possession


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