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Darren O'Dea finds the net with a headed goal from close in. Peterborough 2-3 Leeds.
David Ball gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Adam Clayton. Adam Clayton takes the direct free kick.
Darren O'Dea gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Ball. Darren O'Dea goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Shot on goal comes in from Grant McCann from the free kick, Paul Rachubka makes a save. Inswinging corner taken by Grant McCann, Tom Lees manages to make a clearance.
Luciano Becchio gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ryan Bennett. Ryan Bennett takes the free kick.
Ramon Nunez takes a shot. Paul Jones makes a save. Corner taken right-footed by Adam Clayton, Luciano Becchio concedes a free kick for a foul on Gabriel Zakuani. Direct free kick taken by Paul Jones.
Luciano Becchio replaces Andrew Keogh.
A goal is scored by Mark Little from inside the box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Peterborough 2-2 Leeds.The assist for the goal came from Ryan Bennett.
Andrew Keogh is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Paul Jones takes the direct free kick.
Ryan Bennett concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Keogh. Adam Clayton restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Danny Pugh by Ryan Tunnicliffe. Adam Clayton restarts play with the free kick.
The ball is swung over by Lloyd Sam.
Corner taken by Grant McCann, Foul by Paul Taylor on Paul Rachubka, free kick awarded. Ramon Nunez replaces Ross McCormack. Direct free kick taken by Paul Rachubka.
Tom Lees gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Ball. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Grant McCann, clearance by Tom Lees.
The ball is delivered by Paul Connolly, clearance made by Gabriel Zakuani.
David Ball is brought on as a substitute for Lee Frecklington.
Lloyd Sam crosses the ball.
Paul Connolly produces a cross.
Paul Connolly produces a cross, Ross McCormack takes a shot. Mark Little gets a block in. Corner taken right-footed by Adam Clayton.
Effort from outside the area by Adam Clayton goes wide right of the goal.
Andrew Keogh is caught offside. Free kick taken by Paul Jones.
Lloyd Sam concedes a free kick for a foul on Tommy Rowe. Caution for Lloyd Sam. Grant McCann takes the direct free kick.
Jonathan Howson delivers the ball, save made by Paul Jones.
Unfair challenge on Aidan White by Paul Taylor results in a free kick. Tom Lees restarts play with the free kick.
Grant McCann handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Grant McCann is booked. Adam Clayton delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, clearance by Ryan Bennett.
Paul Taylor takes a shot. Paul Rachubka makes a save. Inswinging corner taken by Grant McCann, Gabriel Zakuani challenges Tom Lees unfairly and gives away a free kick. Paul Rachubka takes the direct free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Paul Taylor by Darren O'Dea. Grant McCann has an effort direct from the free kick.
Paul Taylor joins the action as a substitute, replacing Emile Sinclair.
The ball is delivered by Aidan White, Adam Clayton finds the back of the net with a goal from just outside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Peterborough 1-2 Leeds.The assist for the goal came from Lloyd Sam.
A cross is delivered by Lloyd Sam, Mark Little makes a clearance.
George Boyd challenges Ross McCormack unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Ross McCormack from right channel, save by Paul Jones.
Darren O'Dea has an effort at goal from long distance that goes wide left of the upright.
Emile Sinclair crosses the ball, Paul Rachubka makes a comfortable save.
The ball is delivered by Aidan White, clearance by Gabriel Zakuani.
Adam Clayton delivers the ball, comfortable save by Paul Jones.
Shot on goal by Jonathan Howson from just inside the area goes over the target. Lloyd Sam replaces Mika Vayrynen.
Ross McCormack takes a shot. Paul Jones makes a save. Corner taken by Adam Clayton, Paul Jones makes a save. Jonathan Howson crosses the ball, clearance by Gabriel Zakuani.
The referee blows for offside. Paul Jones takes the free kick.
Ryan Tunnicliffe comes on in place of Craig Alcock.
The ball is swung over by Paul Connolly. Corner taken right-footed by Adam Clayton from the left by-line, comfortable save by Paul Jones.
Mika Vayrynen concedes a free kick for a foul on Tommy Rowe. Ryan Bennett restarts play with the free kick.
Lee Tomlin concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Keogh. The referee shows Lee Tomlin a red card. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Ross McCormack.
Foul by Emile Sinclair on Paul Connolly, free kick awarded. Paul Rachubka takes the direct free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aidan White by Lee Frecklington. The referee cautions Lee Frecklington for unsporting behaviour. Adam Clayton crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, Ryan Bennett manages to make a clearance.
Andrew Keogh produces a right-footed shot from long range which goes wide right of the goal.
Centre by Adam Clayton, clearance made by Gabriel Zakuani.
Andrew Keogh takes a shot. Save by Paul Jones.
Lee Frecklington concedes a free kick for a foul on Mika Vayrynen. Direct free kick taken by Mika Vayrynen.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Grant McCann from the right by-line, Gabriel Zakuani finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close in. Peterborough 1-1 Leeds.The assist for the goal came from Grant McCann.
The ball is sent over by Craig Alcock, Effort on goal by George Boyd from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.
Emile Sinclair handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Darren O'Dea takes the free kick. Ross McCormack has an effort at goal from outside the penalty area missing to the wide left of the goal.
The ball is crossed by Mika Vayrynen, clearance made by Ryan Bennett.
Adam Clayton fouled by George Boyd, the ref awards a free kick. Paul Rachubka takes the direct free kick.
Unfair challenge on Mark Little by Andrew Keogh results in a free kick. Mark Little takes the free kick.
A cross is delivered by Emile Sinclair.
The ball is sent over by Mark Little.
Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Grant McCann from the left by-line, Tom Lees fouled by Emile Sinclair, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Paul Rachubka.
Corner taken by Grant McCann from the left by-line played to the near post, Paul Connolly manages to make a clearance.
Goal scored by Andrew Keogh from just inside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Peterborough 0-1 Leeds.Adam Clayton provided the assist for the goal.
Free kick awarded for a foul by George Boyd on Paul Connolly. Adam Clayton takes the direct free kick.
Same again for Posh
Manager Darren Ferguson will choose from an unchanged squad when Peterborough host Leeds.
Ferguson has named the same starting XI for the last two matches and Posh have moved within a whisker of the Championship play-off places following victories against Bristol City and Cardiff.
Ferguson must decide whether to stick with his winning formula or freshen things up for Saturday`s noon kick-off.
Paul Taylor could be one player to force his way into Ferguson`s thinking after climbing off the bench to score the winning goal in injury time against Cardiff on Tuesday night.
Fellow forward David Ball, midfielders Ryan Tunnicliffe and Daniel Kearns and defender Josh Thompson are also options for Ferguson.
Peterborough will temporarily go second in the table with victory.
Leeds will be without first-choice goalkeeper Andy Lonergan for at least six weeks so Paul Rachubka will continue.
Lonergan fractured a finger in the recent win at Doncaster and will be sidelined for at least six weeks following surgery.
Rachubka made his first league start for Leeds in the midweek home draw with Coventry and will be anxious to make up for his stoppage-time fumble, which gifted Coventry their equaliser.
Manager Simon Grayson will name teenage goalkeeper Alex Cairns on the substitutes' bench again.
Grayson has no other new injury or suspension problems and is not expected to make any further changes as Leeds look to extend their unbeaten league run to seven matches.
Strikers Luciano Becchio and Mikael Forssell and midfielder Mika Vayrynen all made late appearances off the bench against Coventry and are expected to be named among the substitutes' again.
O'Dea downs 10-man Posh
Darren O'Dea scored a controversial injury-time winner as Leeds secured a 3-2 success over 10-man Peterborough in a game they appeared to have thrown away.
The Republic of Ireland defender's effort went over the goalline seconds before Luciano Becchio made sure in the 95th minute, although the home fans felt O'Dea should have been sent off for a last-man foul minutes earlier.
Becchio also claimed the goal, although the linesman confirmed at the final whistle that O'Dea had scored, flicking in a free-kick from Adam Clayton, who had put Leeds ahead for a second time.
Prior to O'Dea's late intervention, another error from Leeds goalkeeper Paul Rachubka appeared to have cost his side two more points.
Having gifted Coventry a late equaliser on Tuesday, Rachubka was caught in no-man's land as a ball sailed into his penalty area and got tangled up with his defenders, allowing Mark Little to bundle in an 88th-minute equaliser for Posh from six yards.
Andy Keogh put Leeds ahead in the fourth minute with a stunning strike, only for Peterborough to level through Gabriel Zakuani in the 23rd minute.
Posh were reduced to 10 men when striker Lee Tomlin scythed through the back of Keogh eight minutes before the interval.
Peterborough were incensed by the decision, but looked to have gained some reward when Little equalised, only for O'Dea to snatch the winner just seconds after home fans howled for his dismissal following his challenge on David Ball.
Leeds manager Simon Grayson made only one change, with Mika Vayrynen replacing the injured Robert Snodgrass.
Keogh justified his selection when he took a pass from Clayton and teed himself up just inside the area before thundering a volley beyond Posh goalkeeper Paul Jones into the top corner in the fourth minute.
Peterborough were back on level terms after a spell of pressure when Zakuani powered in a header from underneath the crossbar from McCann's corner.
Leeds had the chance to regain the lead straight away, but Keogh's finishing deserted him as he hit straight at Jones when clean through, but the Irish striker remained at the heart of the action and, with 37 minutes gone, was at the centre of the game's first flashpoint when Tomlin was dismissed.
Peterborough were already unhappy that Grayson would not allow his physio to treat Zakuani while the home doctor tended to George Boyd and tensions were raised further as Ferguson urged referee Keith Stroud to allow the latter to return to the field as play continued.
A temporary numerical disadvantage soon became permanent though, as Tomlin clattered through Keogh with a challenge that perhaps looked worse than it was, but Stroud was convinced of its intent and wasted little time in issuing a red card.
Leeds striker Ross McCormack and skipper Jonny Howson missed glaring chances either side of the break - the latter hitting a one-on-one at Jones and the former fizzing over from eight yards.
But with the home side down to 10 men and Leeds creating chances it only looked a matter of time before the visitors took advantage and Clayton did the damage in the 54th minute.
Substitute Lloyd Sam pulled Danny Pugh's cross down and rolled the ball across the area and Clayton stepped inside McCann and stroked home his third goal of the season.
Peterborough appeared to have salvaged a point when Little slipped in to score in the 88th minute and McCann went close to winning it with a free-kick following O'Dea's foul on Ball, only for the defender to have the final say.
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